L.A.S. Adressée à Hortense Cornu à propos de la tr ...Bookseller:
Librairie Bertran, France, Rouen$ 2.570 Buy from: Livre-rare-book
BARNARD, J.G. et al.
Eight maps from the survey to create a trade route ...Bookseller:
Altea Antique Maps, London, United Kingdom$ 2.600 Buy from: ZVAB
Livres choisis n°151
Livres anciens et rares : littérature, philosophie, histoire, art militaire, économie politique, voyages, ethnographie, jeux, loisirs, arts & spectacles, curiosités, facéties, gastronomie ...[...] Read more
Melbourne Rare Book Fair 2019
Two highlights from our new catalogue to be shown at the forthcoming Melbourne Rare Book Fair include: a recently-discovered, fine pastel portrait of Sir Joseph Banks by Amelia Susannah Petty. This remarkably fresh portrait in its original frame shows Sir Joseph Banks at the height of his powers wearing his Order of the Bath sash; and a fine illuminated presentation address to HRH Prince Albert Victor, on the occasion of the young prince’s visit to the Cook memorial at Kurnell, Sydney in 1881. The elaborate and fine illustrations, drawn and hand-coloured by Helena Scott (1832-1910) depict flora and fauna “indigenous to Botany, New South Wales”.[...] Read more
PODCAST by Slightly Foxed Magazine: Speaking to Chris Saunders of Henry Sotheran’s on the joys of the antiquarian book world yesterday and todayPublished on 16 Oct. 2019
Letters & Wine - The International League of Antiquarian Booksellers encounters the Beauty of GeorgiaPublished on 02 Oct. 2019
Presidents of ILAB’s member associations certainly felt equally inspired after a week of meetings in the capital, Tbilisi.