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  • Short List No. 233 - T - List.

    Short List No. 233 - T - List.

    Bookseller: Gaston Renard Fine and Rare Books

    Specialties:
    • Anthropology
    • Australiana
    • Linguistics
    • Natural history
    • Pacificana
    • Science and technology
    • Travel

    Other Specialties:
    Exploration
    Miscellany
    View the catalogue (1.69 MB): 3369_Short List 233.pdf
    Download the catalogue: 3369_Short List 233.pdf

  • Winter 2017

    Winter 2017

    Bookseller: Hordern House Rare Books, Manuscripts & Paintings.

    Specialties:
    • Australiana
    • Natural history
    • Pacificana

    View the catalogue (2.58 MB): 3368_June.pdf
    Download the catalogue: 3368_June.pdf

    A selection of 52 items including one of the great voyage rarities: an original Quiros presentation memorial.

  • Short List No. 231 - Exploration.

    Short List No. 231 - Exploration.

    Bookseller: Gaston Renard Fine and Rare Books

    Specialties:
    • Africana
    • Australiana
    • Cartography
    • Maritime
    • Pacificana
    • Polar
    • Travel

    Other Specialties:
    Captain James Cook
    Exploration
    Voyages
    View the catalogue (1.49 MB): 3324_Short List 231.pdf
    Download the catalogue: 3324_Short List 231.pdf

  • Travel and Exploration

    Travel and Exploration

    Bookseller: Paul Haynes Rare Books

    Specialties:
    • Africana
    • Americana
    • Asia
    • Australiana
    • Central & Latin America
    • Middle East
    • Travel

    View the catalogue (12.95 MB): 3303_Travel and Exploration Catalogue.pdf
    Download the catalogue: 3303_Travel and Exploration Catalogue.pdf

    An illustrated catalogue of 111 items relating to world travel and exploration from 1600 to the twentieth century.

  • Short List No. 230 - Australiana.

    Short List No. 230 - Australiana.

    Bookseller: Gaston Renard Fine and Rare Books

    Specialties:
    • Australiana
    • Natural history
    • Pacificana

    View the catalogue (1.9 MB): 3270_Short List 230.pdf
    Download the catalogue: 3270_Short List 230.pdf

  • Auction. Voyages and exploration, rare medical books, art, photographs, literature, maps, prints and Australiana

    Auction. Voyages and exploration, rare medical books, art, photographs, literature, maps, prints and Australiana

    Bookseller: Michael Treloar Antiquarian Booksellers

    Specialties:
    • Atlases and maps
    • Auctions
    • Australiana
    • Autographs
    • Medicine
    • Photography
    • Travel

    View the catalogue (947.74 kB): 3260_Auction10.pdf
    Download the catalogue: 3260_Auction10.pdf

    Book Auction
    5 and 6 April 2017 at 6:30 pm AEST
    St George's Anglican Church Hall
    296 Glenferrie Road, Malvern, Victoria

    Wednesday 5 April 2017
    The John Belson White Collection of Australian and Pacific voyages, First Fleet journals and Australiana.

    Thursday 6 April 2017
    Rare Victoriana, important early medical books, art and literature, photographs, manuscripts, and a broad miscellany.

    Fully illustrated catalogue at http://invaluable.com/treloars

    Highlights of the first evening include:
    - Peron and Freycinet’s Voyage de Decouvertes aux Terres Australes [Historique] (1807-16, complete with the two-part atlas augmented with the 25 plates normally found only in the second edition atlas of 1824)
    - Cook’s three voyages, offered separately (the third voyage, 1784, complete with the large folio atlas)
    - Parkinson (1773) and Forster (1777)
    - First Fleet journals by White (a hand-coloured copy), Hunter and Phillip
    - works by Dampier, Brosses, Bligh, La Perouse, Labillardiere, Dillon and Wilkes
    - atlases by La Pérouse (Charts and Plates to La Pérouse's Voyage, London, 1798); Vandermaelan (Atlas Universel … Sixième Partie – Océanique, 1827); and Dumont d’Urville (the rare and magnificent atlas to accompany the hydrographic section of the official account of Dumont-d'Urville's second voyage, 1847)
    - rare Australian maps of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries


    Highlights of the second evening include:
    - albums of photographs and 16 original glass-plate negatives from the Elder Scientific Exploration Expedition, 1891-2, the first Australian expedition on which the camera was successfully used. The albums are of the utmost rarity; the unique negatives are the only ones known to exist from the expedition
    - pioneering early books on anatomy by Andreas Vesalius (1555, 1568, 1725 and 1934/5]
    - works by Thomas Browne (1642, 1645 and 1658)
    - Osleriana (including rare books, signed copies, letters and photographs)
    - signed copies of works by J.M. Coetzee (including unique copies of his Booker Prize-winning novels)
    - Shackleton’s Heart of the Antarctic (1909, first edition, the deluxe large-paper issue with the fully-signed supplementary volume in its first uncorrected state)
    - Shackleton’s South (1919, first edition, first impression, with the contemporary ownership details of Richard Walter Richards, one of the Ross Sea Shore Party)

  • Short List No. 226 - Australian Literature & Reference.

    Short List No. 226 - Australian Literature & Reference.

    Bookseller: Gaston Renard Fine and Rare Books

    Specialties:
    • Australiana
    • Bibliography
    • Literature
    • Poetry

    Other Specialties:
    Reference
    Encyclopaedias
    View the catalogue (1.31 MB): 3228_Short List 226.pdf
    Download the catalogue: 3228_Short List 226.pdf

  • Short List No. 224 - Natural History.

    Short List No. 224 - Natural History.

    Bookseller: Gaston Renard Fine and Rare Books

    Specialties:
    • Australiana
    • Natural history
    • Science and technology
    • Zoology

    Other Specialties:
    Evolution
    Darwin
    Biology
    View the catalogue (1.89 MB): 3196_Short List 224.pdf
    Download the catalogue: 3196_Short List 224.pdf

  • Short List No. 223 - Travels.

    Short List No. 223 - Travels.

    Bookseller: Gaston Renard Fine and Rare Books

    Specialties:
    • Africana
    • Asia
    • Australiana
    • Cartography
    • Pacificana
    • Polar
    • Travel

    Other Specialties:
    Antarctica
    Australian Exploration
    View the catalogue (1.56 MB): 3195_Short List 223.pdf
    Download the catalogue: 3195_Short List 223.pdf

  • 50th California International Antiquarian Book Fair February 2017

    50th California International Antiquarian Book Fair February 2017

    Bookseller: Hordern House Rare Books, Manuscripts & Paintings.

    Specialties:
    • Asia
    • Australiana
    • Cartography
    • Pacificana

    View the catalogue (5.34 MB): 3187_HH_CaliforniaFair_WebCat.pdf
    Download the catalogue: 3187_HH_CaliforniaFair_WebCat.pdf

    Includes foundation French voyage accounts together with a broad offering of material relating to Cook's three voyages, and several great rarities.

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