Forum Auctions: Online Sale: Books and Works on Paper, 2206, London

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Auction Date
07/29/2021 - 07/29/2021
Page Size: 294 items in 12 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1Abercrombie (Patrick)

London.- Abercrombie (Patrick) Greater London Plan 1944, 1945 & others on London developments, plans, reports etc. (15)

1945GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 81.25
2Arnold (Richard)

London.- Arnold (Richard) The Customs of London, otherwise called Arnold's Chronicle, 1811 & others on London, chronicles etc. (4)

1811GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 450.00
3Boulton (William B.)

London.- Boulton (William B.) The Amusements of Old London, 2 vol., 1901 & others on central London and the West End (c.35)

1901GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 575.00
4[Busby (Thomas Lord)]

London.- [Busby (Thomas Lord)] Costume of the Lower Orders of the Metropolis, 24 hand-coloured plates, [c.1820] bound into Leigh's New Picture of London, 1822.

1822GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 450.00
5Concanen (M.)

London.- Concanen (M.) & A.Morgan., The History and Antiquities of the Parish of St.Saviour's, Southwark, 1795 & on south London (17)

1795GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 400.00
6Gascoigne (Bamber)

London.- Gascoigne (Bamber) Images of Richmond, limited edition signed by the author, Richmond-upon-Thames, 1978 & others on Richmond etc. (c.20)

Richmond-upon-Thames, 1978GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 325.00
7Hazlitt (William Carew)

London.- Hazlitt (William Carew) The Livery Companies of the City of London, 1892 & others on the City of London(c.45)

1892GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 400.00
8[Henry (David)]

London.- [Henry (David)] An Historical Account of the Curiosities of London and Westminster, 3 parts in 1, Thomas Carnan, 1785 & others on London (10)

1785GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 300.00
9Hunt (Leigh)

London.- Hunt (Leigh) The Town; its Memorable Characters and Events, 2 vol., first edition, 1848 & others on London (14)

1848GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 500.00
10

London.- Illustrated Exhibitor...the Principal Objects in the Great Exhibition of the Industry of all Nations. 1851, John Cassell, 1851 & others on London (c.90)

1851GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 875.00
11Jackson (J.G.)

London.- Jackson (J.G.) & G.T.Andrews. Illustrations of Bishop West's Chapel, in Putney Church, Surrey, first edition, 1825 & others on London (3)

1825GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 137.50
12Jackson (Edith)

London.- Jackson (Edith) Annals of Ealing, 1898 & others on north and west London (c.25)

1898GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 137.50
13K[eepe] (H[enry])

London.- K[eepe] (H[enry]) Monumenta Westmonasteriensia..., first edition, for C.Wilkinson and T.Dring, 1682 & others on Westminster and Chelsea (c.20)

1682GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 425.00
14Morrison (John)

London.- Morrison (John) & Harold Burdekin., London Night, first edition, 1934 & others on London (10)

1934GBP 60.00 - 80.00GBP 81.25
15Phillips (Hugh)

London.- Phillips (Hugh) Mid-Georgian London: A Topographical and Social Survey..., 1964 others on the architecture of London (19)

1964GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 212.50
16

London.- Picture of London (The), for 1819, 1819 & other guides to London (7)

1819GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 250.00
17Trueman (W.)

London.- Proto-psychogeography.- Trueman (W.) A Sunday's Walk Round London, extra-illustrated, [1773], but 1883.

1773GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 400.00
18

London.- Survey of London. The Parish of St.James Westminster, Part One: South of Piccadilly, 3 vol. including folder of plans, 1960 & other volumes from the series (7)

1960GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 162.50
19

London.- Survey of London. The Parish of St.Paul Covent Garden, 1970 & others from the series (8)

1970GBP 120.00 - 180.00GBP 187.50
20Wakefield (Priscilla)

London.- Wakefield (Priscilla) Perambulations in London and its Environs, first edition, Darton & Harvey, 1809 & others on London walks (5)

1809GBP 250.00 - 350.00GBP 162.50
21[White (John)]

London.- [White (John)] Some Account of the Proposed Improvements of the Western Part of London, by the formation of the Regent's Park..., first edition, 1814.

1814GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 375.00
22Armstrong (Walter)

Britain.- Armstrong (Walter) The Thames from its Rise to the Nore, 2 vol., [1906] & others, British topography and rural life (c.65)

1906GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 93.75
23Hutton (William)

Britain.- Hutton (William) An History of Birmingham to the end of the year 1780, first edition, Birmingham, Pearson and Rollason, 1781 & others, British topography (7)

Birmingham, 1781GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 212.50
24Davies (Edward)

British Antiquities.- Davies (Edward) Celtic Researches, on the Origin, Traditions & Language, of the Ancient Britions, 1804 & others on British antiquities (10)

1804GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 425.00
25Gen. A.H.L.F.)

British Antiquities.- Pitt-Rivers (Lt.-Gen. A.H.L.F.) Excavations in Cranborne Chase, near Rushmore..., 5 vol., privately printed, 1887-1905 & King John's House, 1890 (6)

1887-98-1905GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 237.50
  • <b><center>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts<br>& Works on Paper<br>30th September 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> Bible, English. The Holy Bible, Second Folio edition, the "Great She Bible", engraved More-Speed 1611 map of Canaan, Robert Barker, 1613-11. £7,000 to £10,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> Galilei (Galileo). <i>Opere,</i> 2 vol., first collected edition, Bologna, Heirs of Dozza for Carlo Manolessi, 1656-1655. £4,000 to £6,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> Venetian choirbook.- Single leaf from a 13th century Venetian antiphonal, with large decorated initial, manuscript on vellum, Venice, [c.1260]. £6,000 to £8,000.
    <b><center>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts<br>& Works on Paper<br>30th September 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> Petrarca (Francesco). <i>Rerum vulrgarium fragmenta,</i> decorated manuscript on paper, Italy, [second half of the 15th century]. £8,000 to £12,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> New York School of abstract expressionists.- Abbott (Mary Lee). [Sketch book of original artwork], [New York], 1945. £5,000 to £7,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> Contemporary colouring.- Nitzschewitz (Hermannus). <i>Novum beatae Mariaevirginis psalterium,</i> Zinna, Press of the Cistercian Monastery, 1493. £4,000 to £6,000.
    <b><center>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts<br>& Works on Paper<br>30th September 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> Shakespeare source book.- Montemayor (Jorge de). Diana of George of Montemayor: translated out of Spanish into English by Bartholomew Yong, first edition in English, B[ishop]., 1598. £6,000 to £8,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> Milton (John). Poems of Mr. John Milton, Both English and Latin, Compos'd at several times, first edition, state with "S" in "S. Pauls" in imprint, 1645. £12,000 to £18,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> Greene (Graham). <i>The Power and the Glory,</i> first edition, 1940. £6,000 to £8,000.
    <b><center>Forum Auctions<br>Fine Books, Manuscripts<br>& Works on Paper<br>30th September 2021</b>
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> Crowley (Aleister). View of the Tyrrhenian Sea, probably from the hill behind the abbey of Thelema, Cefalù, Sicily, charcoal, [1921]. £10,000 to £15,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> Fleming (Ian). <i>Casino Royale,</i> first edition, 1953. £12,000 to £18,000.
    <b>Forum Auctions, Sep. 30:</b> China.- Thomson (John). <i>Illustrations of China and Its People,</i> 4 vol., first edition, 96 photographic plates, 1873-74. £15,000 to £20,000.
  • <center><b>iGavel Auctions<br>Antiquarian and Other Books<br>September 14 – October 12</b>
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b> Athanasius. <i>Illustrium Virorum Opuscula,</i> Paris, 1500. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b> <i>The New Testament of Jesus Christ, Translated Faithfully into English,</i> Rheims, John Fogny, 1582. $3,000 to $5,000.
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b> Stith, William. <i>The First History of Virginia printed in America,</i> [Williamsburg, 1747]. $2,500 to $3,500.
    <center><b>iGavel Auctions<br>Antiquarian and Other Books<br>September 14 – October 12</b>
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b><br>S. Bonaventure. <i>Commentarius in Secundum Librum Sententiarum Petri Lombardi,</i> Venice, 1477. $2,000 to $4,000.
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b> Juvenalis, Junii. <i>Satyrae,</i> with the commentary of Domitius Calderinus, Venice, 1475. $2,000 to $4,000.
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b> Horatius Flaccus, Quintus. <i>Opera.</i> Ed. with commentary of Christophorus Landinus, Florence, 1482. $2,000 to $4,000.
    <center><b>iGavel Auctions<br>Antiquarian and Other Books<br>September 14 – October 12</b>
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b> Scotus, Duns. <i>Quaestiones in Quattuor Libros Sententiarum,</i> 1476-1477. $2,000 to $4,000.
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b> Polidori, John. <i>The Vampyre, A Tale,</i> Paris, 1819. $1,000 to $2,000.
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b> Stowe, Harriet Beecher. <i>Uncle Tom's Cabin,</i> Vol. I and II, 1852, and a Later Edition, 1885. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <center><b>iGavel Auctions<br>Antiquarian and Other Books<br>September 14 – October 12</b>
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b> Twain, Mark. <i>The Adventures of Tom Sawyer,</i> 1877 [and] <i>The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn,</i> 1885. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b> Book of Hours, Illuminated Vellum, Calendar of Months, 15th century. $600 to $900.
    <b>iGavel Auctions, Sep. 14 – Oct. 12:</b> <i>Picturesque,</i> America, Europe, Palestine, and Russia, 1872-1885. $400 to $600.
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> C.F. Payne, <i>Micawber—Imitating Norman Rockwell's "Triple self-portrait,"</i> acrylic, watercolor & colored pencil, 2002. Sold June 2021 for $3,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Jane Russell, archive of letters written during a whaling voyage, 1840s. Sold July 2021 for $30,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Guild of Women Binders, exhibition binding of A.F. Pollard’s <i>Henry VIII,</i> London, 1902. Sold July 2021 for $12,350.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Robert Frost, <i>Collected Poems,</i> author’s presentation copy, signed, with entirety of <i>Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening</i> inscribed, NY, 1930. Sold June 2021 for $20,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> James Joyce, <i>Ulysses,</i> deluxe limited issue, signed, London, 1936. Sold June 2021 for $21,250.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Mercator [family], <i>[World and Continents],</i> 5 double-page maps, Amsterdam, c. 1633. Sold June 2021 for $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> George Schlegel, <i>New York, Taken from Central Park,</i> hand-finished color-tinted lithograph, 1874. Sold June 2021 for $11,250.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Nicolaus Copernicus, <i>De Revolutionibus Orbium Coelestium,</i> second edition, Basel, 1566. Sold April 2021 for $75,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Book of Hours, Use of Utrecht, illuminated manuscript, c. 1435-45. Sold April 2021 for $60,000.
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