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A Flemish verdure tapestry

Lot 1 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

A Flemish verdure tapestry, early 18th century, depicting exotic birds in a country house landscape, 285 x 225cm

Sold for £4,900 More details 25  

A Continental three-seater settee

Lot 2 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

A Continental three-seater settee, with green damask upholstery, on eight scrolled walnut supports linked by scrolled stretchers, 180cm wide

Sold for £1,200 More details 1  

A Victorian rosewood centre table

Lot 3 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

A Victorian rosewood centre table, the circular top on a tapering panelled column, a stylised foliate circular platform base and three paw feet, ... read more

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A pair of French walnut elbow chairs

Lot 4 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

A pair of French walnut elbow chairs, late 19th century, each with embroidered upholstery, carved downswept arms with lion's head terminals, scrolled ... read more

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A large Victorian gilt and painted gesso wall mirror

Lot 5 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

A large Victorian gilt and painted gesso wall mirror, the frame moulded with stylised scrolling foliage, 166cm wide 140cm high

Sold for £380 More details 1  

An oak coffer

Lot 6 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

An oak coffer, 17th century, the plank top over a four-panel front with later carving, 146cm wide 66cm deep 76cm high

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A large Kashan carpet

Lot 7 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

A large Kashan carpet, mid-20th century, with floral motifs on a red field, 505 x 370cm

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An oak coffer

Lot 8 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

An oak coffer, 17th century, the plank top over a later carved three-panel front, 131cm wide 58cm deep 68cm high

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An oak coffer

Lot 9 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

An oak coffer, 17th century, the plank top over four fielded panels and panelled sides, 140cm wide 66cm deep 86cm high

Sold for £420 More details 1  

A modern silk upholstered settee

Lot 10 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

A modern silk upholstered settee, by Colefax & Fowler, with silk floral upholstery designed by Scalamandré, on walnut legs, 215cm wide Scalamandré is ... read more

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A modern silk upholstered settee

Lot 11 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

A modern silk upholstered settee, by Colefax & Fowler, with silk floral upholstery designed by Scalamandré, on walnut legs, 215cm wide Scalamandré is ... read more

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A George III strung mahogany secretaire bookcase

Lot 12 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

A George III strung mahogany secretaire bookcase, the associated top section with oval panelled doors enclosing adjustable shelves, the base with a ... read more

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A Regency mahogany pedestal table

Lot 13 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

A Regency mahogany pedestal table, the rectangular top within a crossbanded and beaded border, on a vase-shaped turned column and four outswept ... read more

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An Oriental black lacquered coffee table

Lot 14 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

An Oriental black lacquered coffee table, 20th century, 130cm wide 70cm deep 46cm high

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A Victorian carved giltwood and gesso overmantel mirror

Lot 15 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

A Victorian carved giltwood and gesso overmantel mirror, the crest moulded with birds, flowers and scrolls, over a moulded frame enclosing a bevelled ... read more

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A Victorian two-tier étagère

Lot 16 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

A Victorian two-tier étagère, the Thuya wood shelves with walnut and strung borders, the top with a low brass gallery on fluted turned supports, the ... read more

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A Regency mahogany sofa table

Lot 17 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

A Regency mahogany sofa table, the rosewood crossbanded drop-leaf top on strung end supports with carved scrolled mounts linked by a turned stretcher, ... read more

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A North West Persian Heriz runner

Lot 18 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

A North-West Persian Heriz runner, late 20th century, with geometric motifs on a deep red field, 468 x 110cm

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A George III strung mahogany Pembroke table

Lot 19 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

A George III strung mahogany Pembroke table, the drop-leaf top with satinwood crossbanding, over a frieze drawer and square tapering legs, 51cm wide ... read more

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Anton van Anrooy (Dutch, 1870-1949)

Lot 20 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

Anton van Anrooy (Dutch, 1870-1949) AN EXTENSIVE DUTCH RIVERSCAPE WITH A MAN PUNTING IN THE FOREGROUND AND A WINDMILL IN THE DISTANCE Signed l.r., ... read more

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A French kingwood bureau plat

Lot 21 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

A French kingwood bureau plat, late 19th century, the top with a green tooled leather inset within brass edges, over three frieze drawers to each ... read more

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A Victorian stretcher table

Lot 22 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

A Victorian stretcher table, probably pollard oak and rosewood, the top with a quarter veneered centre within a broad rosewood crossbanded border and ... read more

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English School, 19th century

Lot 23 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

English School, 19th century A VERDANT LANDSCAPE WITH FISHERMEN BESIDE A STREAM IN THE FOREGROUND Oil on canvas 72 x 91cm Provenance: The Parker ... read more

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A Steinway mahogany 'Model O Boudoir' grand piano

Lot 24 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

A Steinway mahogany 'Model O Boudoir' grand piano, c.1924, no. 215875, with a 'Tubular Metallic Action Frame', on square tapering legs, keyboard ... read more

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A George III strung and crossbanded mahogany bow front chest of drawers

Lot 25 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

A George III strung and crossbanded mahogany bow front chest of drawers, with oval bail handles and ogee bracket feet, 108cm wide 59cm deep 86cm high

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A Cantonese vase table lamp

Lot 26 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

A Cantonese vase table lamp, the 19th century baluster vase with applied gilt lions and serpents, within gilt metal mounts and silk shade, lamp 73cm ... read more

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A large copper log basket

Lot 27 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

A large copper log basket, with an iron swing handle, 67cm diameter 43cm high

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A pair of bronze five-branch wall lights

Lot 28 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

A pair of bronze five-branch wall lights, complete with shades, 59cm high, and a neoclassical-style twin-branch wall light, 53cm high (3)

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A Tekke design Afghan runner

Lot 29 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

A Tekke design Afghan runner, c.1990, woven on a silk foundation with geometric motifs, on shades of light madder red, 301 x 87cm

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A pair of modern armchairs

Lot 30 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

A pair of modern armchairs, by Whitehead Designs, each upholstered in yellow striped silk by Scalamandré, on square walnut legs (2) Scalamandré is ... read more

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William Mellor (1851-1931)

Lot 31 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

William Mellor (1851-1931) ON THE LUGWY, NORTH WALES Signed l.l., oil on canvas, inscribed verso 41 x 62cm

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A French alabaster and ormolu mantel clock

Lot 32 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

A French alabaster and ormolu mantel clock, late 19th century, surmounted by a pair of lovebirds and trailing flowers, the circular dial supporting a ... read more

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A Regency strung satinwood(?) sofa table

Lot 34 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

A Regency strung satinwood(?) sofa table, the crossbanded drop-leaf top over two frieze drawers, standard end supports and downswept legs, 104cm wide ... read more

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A pair of table lamps

Lot 35 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

A pair of table lamps, by India Jane, in the form of Chinese vases and covers, with silk shades, 77cm high overall (2)

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A Kirman carpet

Lot 36 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

A Kirman carpet, c.1930, with all-over floral motifs, on a cream field, 598 x 355cm

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Thomas Bush Hardy (1842-1897)

Lot 37 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

Thomas Bush Hardy (1842-1897) LOW TIDE, EQUIHEN, PICARDY Signed and dated 1887 l.l., watercolour, remnants of label verso 64 x 105cm Provenance: With ... read more

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A pair of Louis XVI-style elbow chairs

Lot 38 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

A pair of Louis XVI-style elbow chairs, each with brown leather upholstery and painted fluted frames (2)

Sold for £620 More details 1  

A mahogany extending dining table

Lot 39 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

A mahogany extending dining table, by J Alder, Cheltenham, c.1825-1835, having five leaves on six turned, reeded legs and bold brass castors, stamped ... read more

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A set of twelve mahogany Hepplewhite-style dining chairs

Lot 40 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

A set of twelve mahogany Hepplewhite-style dining chairs, 20th century, each with a leather drop-in serpentine seat and moulded, square, tapering ... read more

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Henry George Todd (1846-1898)

Lot 41 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

Henry George Todd (1846-1898) STILL LIFE WITH FRUIT AND A BIRD'S NEST Signed and dated 1878 l.l., oil on canvas 30 x 35.5cm

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A pair of brass six-light table lamps

Lot 42 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

A pair of brass six-light table lamps, each with five arms around a central light on a cast foliate column and square bases, with silk shades, lamps ... read more

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A George III-style serpentine mahogany sideboard

Lot 43 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

A George III-style serpentine mahogany sideboard, with three frieze drawers over a cellaret drawer, recessed central doors and pot cupboard, on six ... read more

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Two similar modern sang-de-boeuf vase table lamps

Lot 44 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

Two similar modern sang-de-boeuf vase table lamps, by Besselink & Jones, London, with gilt bronze mounts and silk shades, lamps 51cm high overall (2)

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A mahogany serving table

Lot 45 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

A mahogany serving table, with three frieze drawers, two with lion's mask ring handles, on ring turned legs, 152cm wide 50.5cm deep 91cm high

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A Persian Mahal carpet

Lot 46 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

A Persian Mahal carpet, c.1920, with all-over floral motifs on a red field, 635 x 380cm

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A pair of Imari baluster vases

Lot 47 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

A pair of Imari baluster vases, c.1900, each painted with panels of exotic birds amongst flowers within characteristic enamelled borders, 58cm high ... read more

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A large Victorian gilt gesso overmantel mirror

Lot 49 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

A large Victorian gilt gesso overmantel mirror, the crest with a cartouche within laurel leaves, over a guilloché and scrolled frame, 153cm wide ... read more

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A Victorian steel and brass fender

Lot 50 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

A Victorian steel and brass fender, a set of three brass fire irons, a log basket, and a brass coal bin, fender 124cm long (6)

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A Chinese famille verte vase table lamp

Lot 51 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

A Chinese famille verte vase table lamp, 19th century, the vase of hexagonal baluster shape with applied lions and serpents, painted with panels of ... read more

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A pair of iron urns

Lot 52 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

A pair of iron urns, late 19th century, of waisted and fluted form, standing on a pair of 20th century mahogany columns, with scrolled capitals and ... read more

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A George III bow front sideboard

Lot 53 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

A George III bow front sideboard, with strung and crossbanded decoration, having three central doors flanked by cellaret drawers and pot cupboards to ... read more

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Edwin Steele (1803-1871)

Lot 54 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

Edwin Steele (1803-1871) STILL LIFE WITH APPLES IN A BASKET AND FURTHER FRUIT ON A MARBLE LEDGE Signed and dated 1902 l.r., oil on canvas 31 x 62cm

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A pair of large Victorian giltwood pier mirrors

Lot 55 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

A pair of large Victorian giltwood pier mirrors, each crest with carved scrolls, shells and a phoenix, the bases similarly carved, 110cm wide 203cm ... read more

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A George III mahogany child's chair on stand

Lot 56 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

A George III mahogany child's chair on stand, in the Sheraton style, with a square back over a drop-in rush seat and footrest, 97cm high (2)

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A pair of modern sang-de-boeuf vase table lamps

Lot 57 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

A pair of modern sang-de-boeuf vase table lamps, by Besselink & Jones, London, with cast bronze mounts and silk shades, lamps 51cm high (2)

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A George III mahogany D-shaped sideboard

Lot 58 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

A George III mahogany D-shaped sideboard, the central drawer and tambour doors flanked by two drawers and a cellaret drawer, on six square tapering ... read more

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A Victorian mahogany three-tier buffet

Lot 59 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

A Victorian mahogany three-tier buffet, raised on turned and moulded supports, 122cm wide 49.5cm deep 114cm high

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Sowereby, James: English Botany

Lot 60 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

Sowerby, James: English Botany, or coloured figures of British plants.. 21 of 36 vols. (1-4,7,10,18,20,21,22, 24-28,& 30-35). 1790-1813, first ... read more

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History of England and Scotland

Lot 61 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

History of England and Scotland: Collection of 20 vols. 1827-1837. Leather binding (20)

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Fine Binding: Thirty-two various volumes

Lot 62 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

Fine Binding: Thirty-two various volumes, full and half leather, some sets (32)

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1- Clarendon’s History of the rebellion and civil wars in England

Lot 63 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

1- Clarendon’s History of the rebellion and civil wars in England, in 8 vols. Clarendon Press, 1826. Cont. full calf; little rubbed; 2- Turner: ... read more

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1- Defoe: The Life and strange surprising adventures of Robinson Crusoe

Lot 64 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

1- Defoe: The Life and strange surprising adventures of Robinson Crusoe, in 2 vols. Buckland..., 1772. Cont. full leather; hinges cracked; 2- ... read more

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1- The British Plutarch

Lot 65 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

1- The British Plutarch, in 8 vols. Dilly, 1791. Cont. full tree calf; covers scuffed and torn; 2- Belsham: History of Great Britain.. 5 vols. Vernor ... read more

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Hume & Smollett: The History of England

Lot 66 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

Hume & Smollett: The History of England, IN 13 vols. 1802-1807. Leather binding; plus four others (17)

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1- The whole genuine works of Flavius Josephus

Lot 67 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

1- The whole genuine works of Flavius Josephus, 4 vols. Baynes, 1822. Leather binding; 2- Livius: The History of Rome, translated from the original, ... read more

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Gibbon, Edward: 1- The History of the decline and fall of the Roman Empire.

Lot 68 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

Gibbon, Edward: 1- The History of the decline and fall of the Roman Empire. 12 vols. 1823. Cont. full leather; rubbed; 2- The Miscellaneous Works, in ... read more

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Hume & Smollett: The History of England

Lot 69 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

Hume & Smollett: The History of England, 16 vols. 1810-1812. Cont. matching full leather; rubbed (16)

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1- Wright: History of Ireland

Lot 70 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

1- Wright: History of Ireland, 3 vols. Tallis, no date. C1850. Leather bound; 2- Le Fanu: The Fortunes of Colonel Torlogh O'Brien. 1847. leather ... read more

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1- Belzoni, G: Narrative of the operations and recent discoveries within the pyramids

Lot 71 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

1- Belzoni, G: Narrative of the operations and recent discoveries within the pyramids, temples, tombs and excavations in Egypt and Nubia…, 2 vols. ... read more

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1- Private Correspondence of Horace Walpole Earl of Orford

Lot 72 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

1- Private Correspondence of Horace Walpole Earl of Orford, in 4 vols. Rodwell and Martin, 1820. Cont. full leather; hinges cracked; 2- Memoirs of ... read more

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1- SWIFT: Works. 13 volumes, including Miscellanies

Lot 73 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

1- SWIFT: Works. 13 volumes, including Miscellanies (11 vols.). Charles Bathurst, 1751. Cont. full leather; rubbed; 2- Dryden’s Poetical Works. In 4 ... read more

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1- Bishop Burnett's History of His Own Time

Lot 74 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

1- Bishop Burnett's History of His Own Time, 6 vols. Oxford, Clarendon Press, 1823. Cont. half leather; rubbed; 2- The Holy Bible containing the old ... read more

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BINDING: 1- Thackeray, W M: The works

Lot 75 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

BINDING: 1- Thackeray, W M: The works, 13 vols. Smith Elder, 1898-99. Half Leather; rubbed; 2- Dickens, C: Works. 12 vols. Chapman and Hall, no date, ... read more

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1- The works of Samuel Johnson

Lot 76 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

1- The works of Samuel Johnson, in 12 vols. 1806. Full tree calf; rubbed; 2- The Works of John Sheffield; 2 vols. A Ward, 1729, 2nd edn. Later ... read more

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BINDING: 1- The Works Of Robert Burns

Lot 77 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

BINDING: 1- The Works Of Robert Burns, in 2 vols. 1824. Cont. full leather; 2- Milton's Poetical Works, in 6 vols. Macrone, 1835. With Turner ... read more

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1- The Works of James Thomson

Lot 78 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

1- The Works of James Thomson; 4 vols. A. Millar, 1750. Cont. full leather; rubbed; 2- The Arabian nights, 3 vols. 1841. Cont. full leather; rubbed ... read more

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1- Ben Johnson's Plays in Two Vols.

Lot 79 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

1- Ben Johnson's Plays in Two Vols. Dublin, S Powell, 1729. Cont. full calf. Stain to title page of vol.2, and damp stain to the two leaves of ... read more

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Pope, Alexander: 1- The Iliad and The Odyssey of Homer

Lot 80 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

Pope, Alexander: 1- The Iliad and The Odyssey of Homer, in 5 vols. Rivington, 1817. with a frontis portrait in vol.1. Full panelled leather, with ... read more

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1- Rollin, C: The ancient history

Lot 81 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

1- Rollin, C: The ancient history, 8 vols. Edinburgh, Guthrie, 1789. Full tree calf; 2- Cramer, J A: Geographical and historical description of ... read more

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1- Morris, F O: Views of Seats of The Noblemen & Gentlemen of Great Britain

Lot 82 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

1- Morris, F O: Views of Seats of The Noblemen & Gentlemen of Great Britain. Vols. 1-4. Leeds, D. Banks, n.d. C1860. Original gilt pictorial cloth. 2- ... read more

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1- The Works of Tacitus With Political Discourses Upon That Author

Lot 83 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

1- The Works of Tacitus With Political Discourses Upon That Author by Thomas Gordon, in 5 vols. Rivington, 1770. Cont. full leather; rubbed; 2- ... read more

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The Badminton Magazine of Sports and Pastimes

Lot 84 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

The Badminton Magazine of Sports and Pastimes. 12 vols. Longmans, 1897-99. Half leather; PLUS: 6 vols. Of Badminton Library of Sport; poor (18)

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1- Storer, J: History and antiquities of the cathedral churches of Great Britain

Lot 85 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

1- Storer, J: History and antiquities of the cathedral churches of Great Britain, in 4 vols. Rivingtons.. 1814-19. Complete with 4 extra engraved ... read more

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1- Nietzsche, F: Works (in German)

Lot 86 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

1- Nietzsche, F: Works (in German), Werke- 19 vols. Leipzig, Kröner, 1910-1923. Leather backed boards. Very good; 2- Memoires Du Duc De Saint-Simon, ... read more

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Shakespeare: The Plays of Shakespeare

Lot 87 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

Shakespeare: The Plays of Shakespeare, in 12 vols. Printed for Longman, Hurst, Rees and Orme, 1808. Cont. full leather; little rubbed; PLUS: EXTRA ... read more

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1- Rollin, C: The ancient history

Lot 88 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

1- Rollin, C: The ancient history, in 8 vols. W Baynes and Son, 1825. With Maps and plates. Cont. full leather; little rubbed; 2- Hooke, N: Roman ... read more

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Clarendon, Earl of: 1- History of the Rebellion and civil wars in England

Lot 89 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

Clarendon, Earl of: 1- History of the Rebellion and civil wars in England, in 3 vols bound in 6. Oxford, Clarendon press, 1807. Cont full leather, ... read more

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Goldsmith, Oliver: 1- History of the earth, and animated nature

Lot 90 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

Goldsmith, Oliver: 1- History of the earth, and animated nature, in 6 vols. Wingrave.., 1805. Cont. full tree calf; rubbed and hinges cracked; 2- ... read more

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1- Dickens, Charles (Edit): All the year round

Lot 91 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

1- Dickens, Charles (Edit): All the year round, vols: 1-12. Chapman & Hall, 1859-1864. Includes 'Great Expectations' in vols. 4 & 5; Etc. Cont. half ... read more

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Fielding, Henry: The Works

Lot 92 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

Fielding, Henry: The Works, in 8 vols. Strahan, 1771, new edn. with a frontis. Cont. full leather; little rubbed (8)

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Bulwer-Lytton, E: 26 volumes of the works

Lot 93 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

Bulwer-Lytton, E: 26 volumes of the works. Routledge, 1877-78. Cont. full polished calf with teg. Very good (26)

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Mitford, W: The History of Greece

Lot 94 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

Mitford, W: The History of Greece: Two sets: 1: Cadell, 1818. 10 volumes. Cont. full leather; 2- Cadell, 1835-36. 10 volumes. Cont half leather; ... read more

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Punch Magazine: 35 volumes; 1882-1920

Lot 95 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

Punch Magazine: 35 volumes; 1882-1920. Cont half leather (35)

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Scott, Walter: The Works in 52 Volumes.

Lot 96 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

Scott, Walter: The Works in 52 Volumes. The Poetical Works in 11 vols. and 41 vols. Of the Novels. Mixed editions, London & Edinburgh, Cadell & ... read more

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Baxter, W: British phaenogamous botany, in 6 volumes.

Lot 97 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

Baxter, W: British phaenogamous botany, in 6 volumes. Oxford, published by the author; sold by J H Parker.. 1834-43, first editions. Complete with ... read more

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Purton, T: A botanical description of British plants in the Midland Counties

Lot 98 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

Purton, T: A botanical description of British plants in the Midland Counties, in 3 vols. Vol.3 in two parts with two title pages. Vols. 1 & 2: ... read more

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A set of modern pine folding library steps

Lot 99 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

A set of modern pine folding library steps

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A Bakhtiari Western Iranian carpet

Lot 100 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

A Bakhtiari Western Iranian carpet, c.1920, with a central flower head motif within all-over stylised flowers on a deep terracotta field, 566 x 424cm

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An Edwardian ebonised mantel clock

Lot 101 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

An Edwardian ebonised mantel clock, the arched brass dial with a slow/fast dial over a silvered chapter ring and scrolled spandrels, the movement ... read more

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A Victorian burr walnut and oak library table

Lot 102 (The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019)

A Victorian burr walnut and oak library table, the tooled green leather writing inset, over three frieze drawers and tapering octagonal legs, 181cm ... read more

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