Books & Ephemera

the-saleroom

Location: Diss Auction Rooms
Date: 11th February 2021
Starts: 10:00 am

Lots in auction: 286
Online deadline: 11th February 2021, 9:30 am
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8001
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Lot No: 8001 (zero)

Thomas Salmon: 'Modern History: Or, the Present State of all Nations .... Volume 1. In which the Empire of China; The Kingdoms of Japan,...

Estimate: £300.00 – £400.00

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8002
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Lot No: 8002 (zero)

Sir George Staunton: 'An historical account of the embassy to the Emperor of China, undertaken by order of the King of Great Britain :...

Estimate: £800.00 – £1,200.00

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8003
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Lot No: 8003 (zero)

Joan Nieuhof: 'Het Gezantschap Der Neerlandtsche Oost-Indische Compagnie, Aan Den Grooten Tartarischen Cham, Den Tegenwoordigen Keizer Van China...door de Sineesche Landtschappen, Quantung, Kiangsi, Nanking,...

Estimate: £1,000.00 – £1,500.00

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8004
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Lot No: 8004 (zero)

Colonel Henry Yule: 'The Book of Ser Marco Polo, The Venetian, Concerning the Kingdoms and Marvels of the East', London, John Murray, 1871, 2...

Estimate: £80.00 – £120.00

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8005
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Lot No: 8005 (zero)

F.M. Muriel & R.C.J. Swinhoe: 'Pictures from Lotus Land', Rangoon & London, Rowe & Co., circa 1913, 24 mounted plates (16 photogravures, 8 coloured)...

Estimate: £40.00 – £50.00

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8006
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Lot No: 8006 (zero)

George Smith: 'Ten Weeks in Japan', London, Longman, Green et al, 1861, 1st edition, folding map and eleven plates (of which eight tinted wood...

Estimate: £60.00 – £100.00

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8007
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Lot No: 8007 (zero)

Edward Greey, 2 titles: 'The Wonderful City of Tokio', Boston, Lee & Shepard, 1883; 'The Bear-Worshippers of Yezo, and the island of Karafuto (Saghalin)',...

Estimate: £60.00 – £90.00

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8008
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Lot No: 8008 (zero)

Mortimer Menpes: 'Japan, A Record in Colour', London, A & C Black, 1901, limited edition deluxe (63/600), signed and numbered, 100 coloured plates as...

Estimate: £50.00 – £80.00

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8009
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Lot No: 8009 (zero)

Elisha Kent Kane: 'The Far North: Explorations in The Arctic Regions.', Edinburgh, Nimmo, [1866], black and white frontis, 228pp + 24pp adverts at end,...

Estimate: £80.00 – £120.00

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8010
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Lot No: 8010 (zero)

Fridtjof Nansen: 'Farthest North', London, Archibald Constable, 1897, 1st edition, 2 volumes, signed by Nansen in blue ink at foot of frontispiece in volume...

Estimate: £200.00 – £300.00

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8011
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Lot No: 8011 (zero)

Sir John Ross: 'Narrative of a Second Voyage in Search of a North-West Passage, and of a Residence in the Arctic Regions During the...

Estimate: £200.00 – £300.00

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8012
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Lot No: 8012 (zero)

Mary Adelaide Walker: 'Through Macedonia to the Albanian Lakes', London, Chapman & Hall, 1864, 1st edition, 12 litho plates (four coloured, eight tinted) as...

Estimate: £200.00 – £300.00

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8013
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Lot No: 8013 (zero)

Three French language works on the Holy Land and North Africa, comprising Geramb: 'Pelerinage a Jerusalem et au Mont-Sinai en 1831, 1832 et 1833',...

Estimate: £40.00 – £60.00

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8014
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Lot No: 8014 (zero)

A collection of 70+ books and booklets on The Gambia and West Africa, ex libris Sir Phillip Rodney Bridges (1922-2007) Chief Justice of the...

Estimate: £200.00 – £300.00

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8015
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Lot No: 8015 (zero)

Mungo Park: 'Travels in the Interior Districts of Africa: Performed in the Years 1795, 1796, and 1797. With an Account of a Subsequent Mission...

Estimate: £50.00 – £80.00

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8016
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Lot No: 8016 (zero)

William Henry Bartlett, 2 titles: 'Forty Days in the Desert, on the Track of the Israelites; or, a Journey from Cairo, by Wady Feiran,...

Estimate: £80.00 – £120.00

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