• The Wolfgang A. Herz Library:  auction at Christies

    Sale 2158

    The Wolfgang A. Herz Library: Important Voyages and Travels

    9 December 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 90

    [EUROPE]. -- BOSWELL, James. An Account of Corsica. Glasgow and London: Robert and Andrew Foulis for Edward and Charles Dilly, 1768. 8o. Fodling engraved map. Contemporary calf. FIRST EDITION. Tinker 318. -- BARETTI, Giuseppe. A Journey from London to Genoa Through England, Portugal, Spain, and France. London: T. Davies, 1770. 4 volumes, 8o. Contemporary calf. FIRST EDITION IN ENGLISH. -- Sketches and Observations, Made on a Tour Through Various Parts of Europe in the Years 1792, 1793, and 1794. London; T. Conder and J. Johnson, 1797. 8o. Contemporary calf (repaired). FIRST EDITION, INSCRIBED with the author's compliments. -- JORGENSON, Jorgen. Travels Through France and Germany, in the Years 1815, 1816, & 1817. London: T. Cadell and W. Davies, 1817. 8o. Modern half morocco. FIRST EDITION. -- RADCLIFFE, Ann. A Journey Made in the Summer of 1794, Through Holland and the Western Frontier of Germany, with a Return Down the Rhine. London: G.G. and J. Robinson, 1795. 2 volumes, 8o. Contemporary calf (worn). Second edition. -- BEATTIE, William. The Waldenses. London: George Virtue, 1838. 4o. Engraved title, portrait, map, and 70 plates. Original gilt-decorated cloth. FIRST EDITION. (10)

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    [EUROPE]. -- BOSWELL, James. An Account of Corsica. Glasgow and London: Robert and Andrew Foulis for Edward and Charles Dilly, 1768. 8o. Fodling engraved map. Contemporary calf. FIRST EDITION. Tinker 318. -- BARETTI, Giuseppe. A Journey from London to Genoa Through England, Portugal, Spain, and France. London: T. Davies, 1770. 4 volumes, 8o. Contemporary calf. FIRST EDITION IN ENGLISH. -- Sketches and Observations, Made on a Tour Through Various Parts of Europe in the Years 1792, 1793, and 1794. London; T. Conder and J. Johnson, 1797. 8o. Contemporary calf (repaired). FIRST EDITION, INSCRIBED with the author's compliments. -- JORGENSON, Jorgen. Travels Through France and Germany, in the Years 1815, 1816, & 1817. London: T. Cadell and W. Davies, 1817. 8o. Modern half morocco. FIRST EDITION. -- RADCLIFFE, Ann. A Journey Made in the Summer of 1794, Through Holland and the Western Frontier of Germany, with a Return Down the Rhine. London: G.G. and J. Robinson, 1795. 2 volumes, 8o. Contemporary calf (worn). Second edition. -- BEATTIE, William. The Waldenses. London: George Virtue, 1838. 4o. Engraved title, portrait, map, and 70 plates. Original gilt-decorated cloth. FIRST EDITION. (10)


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