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Lot 201

[LITERATURE] sets and part sets of English and French literature, incl. 41 vols of BELL'S Poets of G.B.; ROUSSEAU, Oeuvres, 11 vols, 4to, L., 1774-1783; Madame De Maintenon, 16 vols, Maestricht, 1789, etc. (2 boxes)

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £170
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Lot 202

MONTAIGNE (M.) Les Essais … Edition Nouvelle, 4to, calf (distressed), Paris, 1617; and misc. other works, French, folio et infra (1 box)

Estimate: £80-160

Sold: £300
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Lot 203

[DE MESMES] Lettres de Messieurs d'Avaux et Servien, Ambassadeurs …, 12mo, s.n.s.l., 1650; vellum, bound with two other works, uniform format; and 2 other vols (3)

Estimate: £100-200

Sold: £400
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Lot 204

[ANON] Voyage Litteraire de deux religieux Benedictins …, 2 pts in 1, 4to, 4 plates, text illus. (incl. full page), calf, Paris, 1717; FENELON, De l'Education des Filles, 12mo, calf, Amsterdam, 1754; and a quantity of others (qty)

Estimate: £100-200

Sold: £90
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Lot 205

TERTULLIAN, Opera, folio, (lacking pp. 193-204, worm holes in early part of text), ms. marginalia, large woodcut at p. 446, 20th century half-morocco, Basel, 1539; and a defective copy of JUVENAL'S Satyras … comm. Joannis Britannici, folio, Basel, Froben, 1551, ex lib. Rob. Dyer & Charles Roberts (2, w.a.f.)

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £130
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Lot 206

FARNABY (Thomas) Index Rhetoricus et Oratorius, 12mo, calf (cover off), L., 1659; MILTON (John) Joannis Miltoni Opera Omnia Latina, folio, title, pp. 363 (1), panel calf (worn), Amsterdam, 1698; SENAULT (J.-F.) Man Become Guilty, 4to, engr. frontis., calf (worn), L., 1650; and 4 other vols (7)

Estimate: £150-250

Sold: £300
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Lot 207

SPOTSWOOD (J.) History of the Church of Scotland, folio, portrait frontis., covers blindstamped with rose and lozenge devices (spine and clasps gone), L., 1645; ANDREWES (Lancelot) XCVI. Sermons, folio, calf (v. worn), 2nd Edn., L., 1631; BROWN (F.) Letters of the Renowned Father Paul, 8vo, portrait frontis., calf, L., 1693; and 15 others, folio et infra (18)

Estimate: £200-400

Sold: £250
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Lot 208

MENGHI (G.) or, MENGUS (J.) Fuga Daemonium, Adivrationes Potentissimas, Et Exorcismos formidabiles …, 8vo, calf (f. 01 torn with slight loss and old repair), Venice, 1596; DELRIO (M.A.) Disquisitionum Magicarum Libri . . ., 3 vols bound as 1, 4to, folding table in vol. 2, calf, Lovanii, 1599/1600; and part of another work, as is (3)

Estimate: £400-600

Sold: £1100
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Lot 209

[BINDING] GRANATENSIS (L.) Exercita in Septem Meditationes, 12mo, in an elaborately gilt contemporary calf binding with gild arabesque panel covers, spine elaborately gilt, (wear, ties gone), Col. Agr., 1598 [sold as a binding]

Estimate: £100-200

Sold: £250
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Lot 210

Abu l- asan 'Ali ibn Abi l-Rijal, commonly known as HALY, Albohazen Haly Filii Abenragel, Scriptoris Arabici … folio, 13 ff, 1f. blank, pp.586, 1f. colophon. blindstamped calf over oak boards (v. worn). Basle, 1571; early owner names and inscriptions: "Liber Roberti Langton ex dono Thome Pilkington", also "Robert Booth".

Estimate: £400-600

Sold: £2800
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Lot 211

JOHN DAMESCENE, [Greek title], Eiusdem di iis, qui in fide formierunt, 4to, 8 ff. (n.n.), ff. 152 (last 2 n.n.), 1 f. colophon, first leaf part-printed in red, pagination errors, leaf 140 - blank, small loss to text of leaf [152], scholarly ms notes and underlinings, calf (worn, cover off), Verona [apud Stephanum et Fratres Sabios], 1531

Estimate: £100-200

Sold: £550
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Lot 212

NONNIUS (L.) Diaeteticon sive de Re Cibaria Libri IV, 12mo, vellum, inscribed on last blank "B.D. Boudaen ex Dono Authoris", Antwerp, 1627; and 3 other works (4)

Estimate: £150-200

Sold: £600
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Lot 213

S.DIONYSUS, Theologia Vivificans …, folio, ornamental title-page, ff. 224, Paris, H. Stephanus, 1515; bound with: S. JOHN DAMASCENE, In Hoc Opere Contena Theologia Damasceni …, ornamental woodcut title, ff. 2020, Paris, Stephanus, 1519. 20th century half morocco (1)

Estimate: £100-200

Sold: £1500
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Lot 214

BASIL, Opera … Omnia, folio, 2 vols in 1, 20 ff. (n.n.), pp. 581 (1),; f f. blank, pp.438, 1 f. blank (pagination errors), 20th century half morocco, Basel, Officina Hervayiana, 1540; and 4 other 16th century folios by Lactantus, Cyprian and Gregorius Nazianzenus (5)

Estimate: £200-400

Sold: £900
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Lot 215

BUXTORF (J.) Concordantiae Bibliorum Hebraicae …, folio, title with woodcut ornamental surround, contemp. blindstamped vellum (worn), Basel, Konig, 1632; and 3 other vols (4)

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £300
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Lot 216

A Large Quantity of folios, theology, commentaries, etc, by CYRIL of ALEXANDRIA, Robert Bellarmine, Bonaventure, St. John Chrysostom, and others, mostly 17th century printings (qty)

Estimate: £100-200

Sold: £180
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Lot 217

DAVID (Ioannes, S.J.) Paradisus Sponsi et Sponsae …, et Pancarpium Marianum, 8vo, 2 engr. title-pages, without the plates by Galle, contemp. calf, Antwerp, Plantin, 1607; S. Theresa, Obras, 2 vols, 4to, 8 engr. plates, mottled calf, Madrid, 1752; and sundry other vols. (2 boxes)

Estimate: £150-250

Sold: £700
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Lot 218

A Small Quantity of 16th century printings , various authors (Castiglione, Bembo, et alia), sold with all faults (qty)

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £1600
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Lot 219

S. THOMAS AQUINAS, a quantity of sets, part sets, commentaries and texts, 16th century and later, folio et infra; together with a quantity of 18th century Dutch blindstamped vellum bindings on 17th and 18th century folio texts (qty)

Estimate: £200-400

Sold: £950
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Lot 220

HUNTER (H.) The History of London and its Environs, 2 vols, 4to, 6 folding maps & 28 plates and plans only, subscribers list, half morocco, L., 1811; and another work on London, defective (3, with all faults)

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £200
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Lot 221

STOW (John) The Survay of London, 8vo, 6 ff., p. 20, 2 ff, pp. 980, 2 ff., a.e. red, recent binding, early owner names, London, 1618

Estimate: £200-400

Sold: £850
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Lot 222

SOMNER (W.) & BATTELY (N.) The Antiquities of Canterbury, folio, engr. frontis., 18 plates and plans, calf (cover off), L., 1703; DICK (W.) Inscriptions and Devices in the Beauchamp Tower …, 4to, litho. plates, L., n.d.; LYSON'S Magna Britannia/Cambridgeshire, L., 1808 (3)

Estimate: £100-150

NOT SOLD
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Lot 223

HENLEY (J.) The Antiquities of Italy. Being the Travels of … Bernard de Mountfaucon, folio, text illus., calf (covers off), L., 1725

Estimate: £100-200

Sold: £120
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Lot 224

TOWNSEND (J.) A Journey Through Spain, 3 vols, 8vo, 10 plates, tree calf (worn), 2nd Edn., L., 1792; CHANTREAU, Philosophical, Political, and Literary Travels in Russia, 2 vols, 8vo, 2 frontispieces, 1 folding map, 1 plate, calf (worn), Perth, 1794 (5)

Estimate: £100-200

Sold: £90
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Lot 225

JONES (W.) et alia, Dissertations and Miscellaneous Pieces …. of ASIA, 2 vols, 8vo, calf, L., 1792; DAMPIER (Capt. W.) The Voyages and Adventures …, 2 vols, 8vo, uncut, calf-backed boards (covers off), L., 1776; and 2 others, defective, i.e., ESQUEMELING (J.) Bucanniers, [1684?]; SCHEFFER, Lapland, 1704 (6, with all faults)

Estimate: £500-800

Sold: £1800
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Lot 226

[COOK'S VOYAGES] A late 18th century copy of Anderson's edition, lacking all before page 5, most plates and maps still present (some torn with loss), reversed calf, ca. 1790 [sold as a collection of plates]

Estimate: £100-200

Sold: £750
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Lot 227

[ATLAS] HALL (S.) Black's General Atlas: A Series of Fifty-Four Maps, folio, 46 maps (some double-page), half morocco (worn), Edinburgh, 1840

Estimate: £100-200

Sold: £190
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Lot 228

[ATLAS] THOMSON (John) A New General Atlas consisting of a Series of Geographical Designs …, large folio, large folding plate "Mountain Elevations", 74 numbered double-page or folding hand-coloured engraved plates, including one on four sheets, (creasing to hemisphere plates, one or two tears), half calf (worn), Edinburgh, 1817

Estimate: £500-800

Sold: £1800
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Lot 229

[ATLAS] JOHNSTON (A.K.) The Physical Atlas of Natural Phenomena, large folio, 35 double-page numbered hand-coloured or tinted maps, text illus., half morocco, Edinburgh, 1856

Estimate: £200-400

Sold: £450
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Lot 230

[ATLAS] CHAUCHARD (Captain) A General Map of the Empire of Germany, Holland, the Netherlands, Switzerland, the Grisons, Italy, Sicily, Corsica and Sardinia, elephant folio, engr. dedication, 25 single or double-page numbered maps, stub-mounted, original boards/half calf (rubbed), London, Stockdale, 1800 (i.e. without the reference volume)

Estimate: £150-250

Sold: £350
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Lot 231

[ATLAS] WYLD (J.) & HEWITT (N.R., engraver): A General Atlas …, folio, frontispiece (Table of mountains), engr. title-page, engr. table of rivers, 44 numbered hand-col'd maps, hand-col'd text vignettes, half calf (covers off), printed label, Edinburgh, Printed for John Thomson, n.d. (ca. 1820)

Estimate: £400-600

Sold: £850
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Lot 232

[MAPS] GUEUDEVILLE (Mr.) Atlas Historique … Tome II, Seconde Partie,, [and] Tome IV, 2 vols only, folio, plates, folding maps etc for England, Ireland, Switzerland, Turkey, Muscovy, etc, calf (worn, covers off), Amsterdam, 1708 and 1714 [sold as a collection of plates/maps]

Estimate: £300-600

Sold: £900
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Lot 233

[CHINA] LE COMTE (L.) Nouveaux Memoires sur l'Etat Present de la Chine, 2 vols, 12mo, 1 portrait and 20 plates, (incl. two half plates, i.e. 1 sheet with two images cut and placed at the appropriate places in the text), folding word table at p. 298, vol. 1, (split down the fold), contemp. sprinkled calf with gilt arms of a cardinal to covers (spines worn, separating), 3rd Edn., Paris, 1697 (2)

Estimate: £250-350

Sold: £550
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Lot 234

BRYDONE (P.) Reise durch Sicilien und Malta, in Briefen an William Beckford …, 2 vols in 1, vignettes on titles and 1 plate, half calf, Leipzig, 1774; VERTOT, Ambassades de Messieurs de Noailles en Angleterre, 5 vols, in 4, 12mo, calf, Leyden, 1763 (5)

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £90
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Lot 235

MUNSTER (S.) - Cosmographia - "Sei Libri della Comografia Universale", folio, pictorial title with portrait verso, 11 ff., 9 double-page woodcut maps (incl. world hemisphere, but with marginal repairs), pp. 1237 (1) [lacking pp. 89-92, 101-104, 169-72, 179-1282, 207-211, 215-218, 389-392, 449-52, 497/8, 503-6, and etc., etc.], irregular register and pagination, profuse woodcut illus. [Of the other double-page maps, only Constantinople present], contemp. blindrolled calf (repaired), Basel, Pietro, [1558] (with all faults)

Estimate: £500-1000

Sold: £1700
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