Tue, 30th Apr 2019 11:00

Maritime and Scientific Models, Instruments & Art ('Hesperus')

 
  Lot 102
 

102

'REFLECTIONS ON SHIPWRECK, WITH HISTORICAL FACTS AND SUGGESTIONS FOR DIMINISHING THAT CALAMITY'

Sold for £186
Estimated at £100 - £150


 

'REFLECTIONS ON SHIPWRECK, WITH HISTORICAL FACTS AND SUGGESTIONS FOR DIMINISHING THAT CALAMITY'

George W. Manby, published by C. Slomar, Yarmouth, first edition 1837, 5 lithographed plates, one mounted, dedication to Queen Victoria, original cloth with gilt title to front cover -- 9 x 5¾in. (23 x 14.5cm.); together with another similar, William Gilly's Narratives of Shipwrecks, London 1851; and an imperfect copy of N. Bowditch's The Improved Practical Navigator, London 1802

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Auction: Maritime and Scientific Models, Instruments & Art ('Hesperus'), Tue, 30th Apr 2019

Pictures and Naval - 1-61

Sailor Art - 65-97

Shipwreck and East India Co. - 100-125

Collectables inc. Rowing, Liner and Fittings - 128-167

Instruments 170-249

Ship Models - 250-287

 

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