• 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 91

    [GERMANY]. -- TOMBLESON, William and William Grey FEARNSIDE. Views of the Rhine. London: Tombleson, 1832. 4o. Engraved title-page and 68 plates. Provenance: Hugh Diamond (bookplate) Contemporary half morocco. FIRST EDITION. -- COGAN, Thomas. The Rhine: or, a Journey from Utrecht to Francfort. London: G. Woodfall for J. Johnson, 1794. 2 volumes, 8o. Folding map, 3 leaves of engraved music, and 24 aquatint plates. Contemporry half calf (worn). Second edition. Abbey Travel 215. -- BROWNE, Edward. An Account of Several Travels Through a Great Part of Germany. London: Benjamin Tooke, 1677. 4o. 6 engraved plates (3 folding). Modern half calf. FIRST EDITION. -- BEATTIE, William. The Danube, its History, Scenery, and Topography. London: George Virtue, 1844. 4o. 78 engraved plates. Original gilt-decorated cloth. -- [LYTTON, Edward G.E. Bulwer]. The Pilgrims of the Rhine. London: Saunders and Otley, 1834. 8o. Engraved title-page, 15 plates, 11 vignettes, and a complete set of proof plates for each illustration. Modern half morocco. -- DULLER, Eduard. Die malerischen und romantischen Donauländer. Leipzig: Georg Wigand, n.d. 60 plates. Contemporary diapered morocco. (7)

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    [GERMANY]. -- TOMBLESON, William and William Grey FEARNSIDE. Views of the Rhine. London: Tombleson, 1832. 4o. Engraved title-page and 68 plates. Provenance: Hugh Diamond (bookplate) Contemporary half morocco. FIRST EDITION. -- COGAN, Thomas. The Rhine: or, a Journey from Utrecht to Francfort. London: G. Woodfall for J. Johnson, 1794. 2 volumes, 8o. Folding map, 3 leaves of engraved music, and 24 aquatint plates. Contemporry half calf (worn). Second edition. Abbey Travel 215. -- BROWNE, Edward. An Account of Several Travels Through a Great Part of Germany. London: Benjamin Tooke, 1677. 4o. 6 engraved plates (3 folding). Modern half calf. FIRST EDITION. -- BEATTIE, William. The Danube, its History, Scenery, and Topography. London: George Virtue, 1844. 4o. 78 engraved plates. Original gilt-decorated cloth. -- [LYTTON, Edward G.E. Bulwer]. The Pilgrims of the Rhine. London: Saunders and Otley, 1834. 8o. Engraved title-page, 15 plates, 11 vignettes, and a complete set of proof plates for each illustration. Modern half morocco. -- DULLER, Eduard. Die malerischen und romantischen Donauländer. Leipzig: Georg Wigand, n.d. 60 plates. Contemporary diapered morocco. (7)


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