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Auction #64 begins on
25 Jan 2018 16:30 GMT

Auction #64 - Travel & Exploration

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Lot 11

Prevost d'Exiles, Antoine-Francois (Abbe Prevost)

Histoire Generale des Voyages. Description de la Tartarie Orientale et du Tibet (1749)

Scarce French Travel & Exploration 2 volumes set with description of the Mongol Empire and Tibet, with history and culture of Mongol and Tibet people. With 6 maps…

Lot 23

Van der Post, Laurens; David Coulson (photographer); poem by William Plomer

The Lost World of the Kalahari (1988)

Illustrated edition with a new Epilogue by the Author

Lot 36

Greenwood, James

Curiosities of Savage Life (Second Series)

Lot 61

Stigand (Captain C. H.)


An account of a journey through unexplored regions of British East Africa by lake Rudolf to the kingdom of Menelek. With thirty six illustrations and two maps.

Lot 66

Lady Isabel Burton

A E I Arabia Egypt India A Narrative Travel

Presentation copy signed by Lady Burton.

Lot 69

G. A. Farini

Through the Kalahari Desert

A Narrative of a Journey with a Gun, Camera, and Note-Book to Lake Ngami and Back.

Lot 71

E. S. Grogan & A. H. Sharp

From the Cape to Cairo

Illustrated by A. D. McCormick

Lot 74

Theodore Roosevelt

The Rough Riders

Colonel of the First United States Volunteer Cavalry

Lot 98

Lieutenant-Colonel J. A. Grant.

Transactions of the Royal Geographical Society Vol. XLII.

Summary of observations on the Geography, Climate, and Natural History of the Lake Region of Equatorial Africa, made by the Speke and Grant Expedition, 1860-63.

Lot 114

Sir Samuel W. Baker

Explorations of the Nile Tributaries of Abyssinia

The Sources, Supply, and Overflow of the Nile; The Country, People, Customs, etc. …

Lot 116

Walter Montagu Kerr

The Far Interior

A Narrative of Travel and Adventure from The Cape of Good Hope …

Lot 117

Paul Marcoy

A Journey Across South America

"From the Pacific Ocean to the Atlantic Ocean. Ilay, Arequipa, Lampa, …

Lot 182

Wallis, J P R (editor)

The Zambezi Expedition of David Livingstone 1858-1863 (2 vols) (1956)

Central African Archives. Oppenheimer Series Number Nine. Volume One: Journals. Volume Two: Journals ,Letters and Dispatches

Lot 191

Balfour, Alice Blanche

Twelve Hundred Miles in a Waggon (1896)

With illustrations by the author

Lot 197

[EAST INDIA Trade, 18th century]. - A. Z. (author)

Some thoughts relating to trade in general, and to the East India trade in particular.

Lot 231

Milner, John & Brierly, Oswald W.


Captain H.R.H. the Duke of Edinburgh, K.G., in 1867-1868; Illustrated by a photograph of H.R.H. the Duke of Edinburgh, and by chromo-lithographs and graphotypes…

Lot 237

(A. E. Blount)

Notes on the Cape of Good Hope, made during an Excursion in that Colony in the Year 1820

Lot 238

McLeod, Lyons

Travels in Eastern Africa; With the Narrative of a Residence in Mozambique

Lot 240

Alexander PETZHOLDT. - – A. GRUNFELD (artist)

[MENNONITES & the NOGAI People]. An important Album of mounted original drawings and watercolours.

+ a copy of the published work in which some of the drawings are published.

Lot 264

A. Samler Brown & G. Gordon Brown (Eds)

The Guide to South and East Africa 1914.

For the Use of Tourists, Sportsmen, Invalids & Settlers', With Coloured Maps Plans and Diagrams

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