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Dominic Winter Auctioneers

Printed Books, Maps & Documents

4 October 2017

Adye (General Sir John).

  • Sale 67 - images/import/1-10.jpg
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Lot 1

Estimate: £150 - £200
Sold For: £460

Recollections of a Military Life, 1st edition, 1895,
maps and illustrations, publisher's catalogue at end, bookplate, original cloth, spine neatly repaired, upper cover with slight rippling, 8vo, together with The Land of the Lama, by David Macdonald, 1st edition, 1929, portrait frontispiece of the Dalai Lama, folding map, half-tone illustrations, publisher's catalogue at end, previous owner inscription, original yellow cloth gilt, spine faded, 8vo, plus Twenty Years in Tibet. Intimate & personal experiences of the closed land among all classes of its people from the highest to the lowest, by David Macdonald, 1st edition, 1932, folding map, illustrations, publisher's catalogue at end, small bookplate, original cloth, spine faded, small abrasion to lower cover, 8vo, with others related including James Howard Thornton's Memories of Seven Campaigns, 1895, H.E.A. Cotton's Calcutta Old and New. A Historical & Descriptive Handbook to the City, 1907 and Major Gordon Casserly's Life in an Indian Outpost [1914]

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