China in Manuscript and Photography - Hong Kong Maritime MuseumPublished on 12 Nov. 2018
Highlights included are:
* 1847 - Original Chinese Pith Paintings
* 1849 - Unpublished Translations of Chinese Texts - Early History of Amoy - William Gingell
* 1889 - First Chart of the Upper Yangtze River and the Three Gorges - Large Panorama Map
* 1910 - Photography of Early Trade on the Yangtze River - Over 400 Photos in Six Albums
* 1922 - Rare Glass Lantern Slide Photographs During the May Thirteenth Movement in Shanghai
SHORT-TITLE LIST WITH RECENT ACQUISITIONS FOR THE UPCOMING 27TH INTERNATIONAL ANTIQUARIAN BOOKFAIR MECHELEN, BELGIUMPublished on 08 Nov. 2018
HEREBY OUR SHORT-TITLE LIST WITH RECENT ACQUISITIONS
FOR THE UPCOMING 27TH INTERNATIONAL ANTIQUARIAN
BOOKFAIR MECHELEN, BELGIUM
(7-9 DECEMBER 2018, CULTUURCENTRUM, MECHELEN MINDERBROEDERSGANG 5)
IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN ANY TITLE, DON’T HESITATE TO CONTACT
US, BUT PLEASE NOTE THESE BOOKS WILL NOT BE SOLD BEFORE THE
OPENING OF THE FAIR (FRIDAY AT 14PM). WE LOOK FORWARD TO
WELCOMING YOU AT BOOTH 31B
Manuscripts - Archives - Photography - Select StockPublished on 30 Oct. 2018
Highlights within our catalog include the following items...
* 1636 - Manuscript Vellum Indenture with two intact wax seals embossed with a skull motif regarding the Feoffment Lands of Barwick, King's Lynn District of Norfolk
* 1870-1931 - A two generation archive of recipes from the household kitchen of Edward Augustus Freeman,
English Writer and Politician
* 1898 - Amicorum with beautiful drawings, watercolour paintings and poetry created by notable contributors.
* 1914 - Beautiful photography of Nikko, Japan, capturing everyday life, shrines and customs through the eyes of a German family.
Online Auction #3: Literature, Australiana, Antiquarian books, TravelPublished on 30 Oct. 2018
Welcome to the first sale on our new auction site. We envisage it will be the first of many. Indeed, work is well under way on three separate specialist auctions – Military History, Gastronomy, and History of Medicine – scheduled for the first few months of the new year. All three are based around single-vendor collections.
The present auction is a mixed-vendor sale, and with many of the 455 lots we have instructions to put very few impediments between you and temptation! Broad subjects include Australiana, exploration and travel, literature, antiquarian books, natural history, and erotica.
View the illustrated catalogue at auctions.treloars.com
The online auction commences at 1pm (ACDT) 4 November 2018.
1) Bid live online at auctions.treloars.com;
2) Leave absentee bids (the form can be downloaded from our website);
3) Bid live by telephone (lots with a lower estimate of at least $900).
- Buyer’s premium: 20% (including GST),
- Online bidding fee 3% (charged on successful bids on our online bidding platform),
- Shipping and expert packing available at reasonable rates.
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Der Gipfel des KilimandscharoPublished on 23 Oct. 2018
Specialities : Travel
Der Gipfel des Kilimandscharo. Afrika - Expeditionen und Reisen.
Hans Meyer, Oscar Baumann, Julius Wilhelm, u.a.
Original-Briefe, Manuskripte und das originale „Gipfelstück des Kilimandscharo“
With many original letters, manuscripts and diaries on the exploration of Africa-
With the only existing, original „Summit piece of the Kilimandscharo“ and its fascinating story