INDEX

Miscellany

A sperm whale beached near Scheveningen in 1598

FRANCUS, Jacobus.

Warhafftigh Und Wünderbarlich Monster Oder Pottfisch In Der Gestalt Eines Wallfisches, Aus Dem Möer Sich Versandet Hatt Zwischen Catwyck Und Schevelingen Als Wyter In Der Relation Ercleret Am 4. February, Anno 1598.
Frankfurt, 1598. 240 x 295mm.

Stock ID : 19941

£750

The trial of the Earl of Strafford by Parliament

HOLLAR, Wenceslaus.

Abbildung der Session des Parlaments zu London Uber den Sententz des Grafen von Stafford.
Frankfurt, 1643. Etching. 255 x 275mm.

Stock ID : 20526

£220

An engraving of a Porphyrian tree or tree of virtues

PINCHARD, P.

[Porphyrian tree] Generalis Divisio Virtutis...
French, c.1679. Engraving. Sheet 545 x 400mm.

Stock ID : 20584

£1,100

Two 17th century illustrations of dragons

KIRCHER, Athanasius.

[The dragons of Mons Pilanti & the Tatzlwurm.]
Amsterdam, Johannes Janssonius van Waesberge, 1682. 200 x 180mm, set in letterpress.

Stock ID : 20707

£325

A woodcut of the Florentine Cockerel

Anonymous.

Der Florentinische Hahn.
German, c.1683. Woodcut with letterpress, sheet. 200 x 150mm.

Stock ID : 21832

£120

A broadside announcing Napoleon's appointment as First Consul

LETOURMY, Jean Baptiste.

Buonaparte Premier Consul, Cambacérès le Second, Lebrun le Troisiéme. Détail. Des évènemens qui se sont passés é Paris, aux Conseils des Cinq-cents & des Anciens, dans les séances des 18 & 19 Brumaire & suivantes.
Orléans: Letourmey, 1799. Woodcut with original stencilled colour. Sheet 305 x 380mm (12 x 15").

Stock ID : 21549

£750

View of the Battle of Waterloo in 1815

VERNET, Carle.

Campagnes des Français. Bataille du Mont St Jean dite de Waterloo le 12 Juin 1815.
Paris, c.1840. Engraving, sheet 250 x 380mm, trimmed to image and laid on paper with printed border and title label, as issued, total 350 x 500mm.

Stock ID : 15682

£220

Meteorological phenomena of the atmosphere

EMSLIE, John.

Dessins des phénomènes variés météorologiques de l'atmosphère.
Brussels, c.1850. 190 x 270mm.Original colour.

Stock ID : 19943

£160

Pair of charts comparing geographic features of each hemisphere

TALLIS, John.

A Comparative View of the Principal Waterfalls, Islands, Lakes, Rivers and Mountains, in the Western Hemisphere. [&] A Comparative View of the Principal Waterfalls, Islands, Lakes, Rivers and Mountains, in the Eastern Hemisphere.
London, John Tallis & Co., c.1851. Pair of steel engravings, printed area c.350 x 250mm.

Stock ID : 21574

£240