Rare Books, Manuscripts, Maps & Photographs ft. the Library of the Late William St Clair Pt II

 

 

Rare Books, Manuscripts, Maps & Photographs ft. the Library of the Late William St Clair Pt II

Wed, 28th Sep 2022 10:00
Sale number: 712
Location: Live Online | Edinburgh

 

Our Autumn auction of Rare Books, Manuscripts, Maps & Photographs included highlights such as an autograph letter from Oliver Cromwell on the marriage of his daughter, an exceptionally early album of photographic salt prints by Edinburgh architect Charles George Hood Kinnear, and a collection of autograph letters from John Ruskin to his acolyte Ada Hartnell. It also featured the Library of the Late William St Clair Part II, and an important collection of private press material including original artwork and sculpture by Eric Gill. 

Name: Mr Simon Vickers
Email: simon.vickers@lyonandturnbull.com
Telephone: +44 (0)131 557 8844

Name: Dominic Somerville-Brown
Email: Dominic.Somerville-Brown@lyonandturnbull.com

 

 

 

 

Take a tour of our forthcoming Scottish Paintings & Sculpture auction on exhibition in our historic HQ in Edinburgh.

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Lot 2 - Allom, Thomas China, in a Series of Views

Sold for £1,008

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)

Lot 5 - [India] Ajaib-o-gharaib or the Wonders of the World

Sold for £3,024

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)

Lot 9 - Ludolf, Hiob A New History of Ethiopia

Sold for £819

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)

Lot 12 - Miniature atlas Atlas minima, comprehended in 30 Maps

Sold for £353

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)

Lot 14 - Scotland Collection of early travel narratives

Sold for £819

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)

Lot 15 - Tod, James Travels in Western India

Sold for £1,386

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)

Lot 16 - Wild, Frank Shackleton's Last Voyage

Sold for £1,764

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)

Lot 17 - Wilson, Francesca Rambles in Northern India

Sold for £1,008

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)

Lot 18 - Travel 19th-century works on various regions

Sold for £756

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)

Lot 22 - Agriculture Collection of treatises, 18th-19th century

Sold for £1,512

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)

Lot 25 - Howe, James The Breeds of our Different Domestic Animals

Sold for £1,512

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)

Lot 26 - Besler, Basilius Hortus Eystettensis

Sold for £1,890

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)

Lot 29 - Darwin, Charles Collection of early editions

Sold for £2,142

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)

Lot 30 - Darwin, Charles Collection of works

Sold for £2,016

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)

Lot 31 - Encyclopaedia Londinensis London, 1810-1829

Sold for £1,071

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)

Lot 36 - Vesalius, Andreas De humani corporis fabrica epitome

Sold for £1,260

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)

Lot 38 - [Hunt, Leigh] The Rebellion of the Beasts

Sold for £693

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)

Lot 39 - Dickens, Charles A Christmas Carol

Sold for £4,284

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)

Lot 40 - [Polidori, John] The Vampyre; a Tale

Sold for £5,292

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)

Lot 47 - Baskerville, John (printer) The Holy Bible

Sold for £403

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)

Lot 48 - Calvin, John Opera omnia; in novem tomos digesta

Sold for £819

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)

Lot 57 - Eminent Victorians The Kinnear family autograph album

Sold for £6,048

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)

Lot 63 - Lehnert and Landrock Desert views

Sold for £328

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)

Lot 65 - Lowry, L. S. (1887-1976) The Paintings of L. S. Lowry

Sold for £580

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)

Lot 66 - Nicholson, William An Alphabet

Sold for £882

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)

Lot 67 - Spender, Stephen, and David Hockney China Diary

Sold for £2,772

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)

Lot 71 - Adams, Richard Watership Down

Sold for £2,772

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)

Lot 72 - Austen, Jane Sense and Sensibility

Sold for £1,008

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)

Lot 76 - Lewis, C. S. Prince Caspian

Sold for £554

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)

Lot 78 - Nielsen, Kay (illustrator) In Powder and Crinoline

Sold for £1,260

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)

Lot 85 - Douglas, Norman Collection of works

Sold for £454

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)

Lot 86 - Fleming, Ian Dr No

Sold for £378

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)

Lot 87 - Fleming, Ian Dr No

Sold for £756

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)

Lot 90 - Folio Society Group of deluxe facsimiles

Sold for £1,386

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)

Lot 91 - Tragara Press 25 volumes

Sold for £378

(Inclusive of Buyer's Premium)