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Sale date: Tuesday, 21st May 2013 - BOOKS, MAPS AND PRINTS


Lot 4: Johannes Blaeu Johannes Blaeu, 'EVIA ET ESCIA SCOTIS EVSDAIL ET ESKDAIL', handcoloured map from... Sold for £80

Lot 5: John Speede A gold shield badge,with the motto 'Trouthe & Honour Fredom & Courteisye', possibly the ... Sold for £240

Lot 6: John Ogilvy Two 18ct gold gentlemans signet rings Sold for £320

Lot 7: Johannes Bleau An emerald cluster ring, tests below 9ct gold Sold for £160

Lot 10: Ten English County maps An Edwardian five stone diamond carved head boat shaped ring Sold for £80

Lot 11: Eleven World maps A ladies 9ct gold Smiths watch, on a rolled gold bracelet, a 9c gold brooch, and... Sold for £110

Lot 13: Joducus Hondius Joducus Hondius, AMERICA MERIDIONALIS, hand coloured map, with inset plan of Cusco, ... Sold for £520

Lot 14: Chapman & André Chapman & André, SAFFRON WALDEN AND SURROUNDING AREA, hand coloured map Sold for £50

Lot 16: Johannes Blaeu Johannes Blaeu, VECTIS INSULA ANGLICE, map of Islev of Wight with hand coloured... Sold for £220

Lot 17: Guihelmus Blaeu Guihelmus Blaeu, MAGNAE BTITANNIAE ET HIBERNIAE TABULA, map of the Brittish Isles... Sold for £300

Lot 19: Janssoniuis (J) Janssoniuis (J), COMITATUS LANCASTRENSIS - THE COUNTIE PALANTINE OF LANCASTER,... Sold for £160

Lot 20: Greenwood (C & J) Greenwood (C & J), Map of the County of Hertford, made in the years 1830-1834,... Sold for £80

Lot 0: J Gould and H C Richter J Gould and H C Richter, eight ornithological lithographic prints from... Sold for £260

Lot 25: J Gould and H C Richter J Gould and H C Richter, ten ornithological lithographic prints from 'Gould'... Sold for £260

Lot 27: James Fittler and Daniel Lerpiniere James Fittler and Daniel Lerpiniere, after Richard Paton, 'THE... Sold for £420

Lot 29: Stanfords London Atlas Stanfords London Atlas, dated 1887, in red leather cover, and The Royal... Sold for £260

Lot 30: CIRCUS (TWO WORKS) CIRCUS (TWO WORKS): Toulouse-Lautrec (Henri de), 1. Au Cirque: Vingt-deux dessin ... Sold for £1,750

Lot 0: JOHNS JOHNS, W E: Four BIGGLES first editions, and two others: 1. Biggles Takes The Case; 2.... Sold for £110

Lot 32: GILES GILES, Ronald Carl- (A LARGE COLLECTION): 1. THREE Original Christmas cards SIGNED BY... Sold for £480

Lot 33: HARBOU HARBOU, Thea von: Metropolis, London, The Readers Library Publishing Company Ltd., n.d.... Sold for £400

Lot 35: POTTER POTTER, Beatrix: 1. The Tailor of Gloucester. F Warne & Co Oct. 1903 1st edition, single... Sold for £240

Lot 38: ILLUSTRATED: 1. POE ILLUSTRATED: 1. POE, Edgar Allan (illustrations by Gustave DORÉ). The Raven.... Sold for £180

Lot 39: MAUGHAM MAUGHAM, W Somerset: The Casuarina Tree, William Heinemann,1926 1st edition with Ralph... Sold for £240

Lot 41: FIRST EDITIONS FIRST EDITIONS: 1. WODEHOUSE, P G The Clicking of Cuthbert Herbert Jenkins Ltd 1922... Sold for £110

Lot 42: WALLIS WALLIS, John: The Natural History and Antiquities of Northumberland and of so much of the... Sold for £320

Lot 44: BREVIARY BREVIARY, LATIN ON VELLUM: No Place and No Date: possibly Bamberg, Bavarian;circa first... Sold for £4,000

Lot 0: HERALDRY (3 TITLES): 1. YORKE HERALDRY (3 TITLES): 1. YORKE, James:The Union of Honour. Containing ... Sold for £130

Lot 46: FRANCIS FRANCIS, Dick: Odds Against, Michael Joseph, 1965, 1st. edn. with price unclipped dw (18s). ... Sold for £80

Lot 0: RAILWAYS RAILWAYS, ETC. (3 WORKS): 1. Bradshaw's Railway Companion. Bradshaw's Railway Time Tables, ... Sold for £150

Lot 50: MONTGOMERY OF ALAMEIN MONTGOMERY OF ALAMEIN: A HISTORY OF WARFARE. 1968, 1st. Edn. INSCRIBED... Sold for £110

Lot 0: CRADDOCK CRADDOCK, Harry: The SAVOY Cocktail Book, Constable, 1930. 1stEdn. CONDITION: Covers... Sold for £160

Lot 0: SHERWOOD SHERWOOD, Rev. W E: Oxford Rowing, a history of Boat-racing at Oxford from the earliest... Sold for £110

Lot 55: THE THAMES AND OXFORD THE THAMES AND OXFORD: 1. THE THAMES ILLUSTRATED; 2. Bacon's Guide to the... Sold for £420

Lot 56: Rudolf Nureyev and Dame Margot Fonteyn Rudolf Nureyev and Dame Margot Fonteyn, an Australian Ballet ... Sold for £220

Lot 61: 22 SIGNED NOVELS 22 SIGNED NOVELS: Len DEIGHTON; LEASOR, J; ETC. PLUS THREE SIGNED LETTERS FROM LEN ... Sold for £380

Lot 65: JEWELL JEWELL, DEREK: The Popular Voice, SIGNED BY:Paul McCartney (with a sketch); Cleo Laine;... Sold for £480

Lot 68: JEWELL JEWELL, DEREK: The Popular Voice Sold for £480

Lot 73: BLUES BLUES, POP, & GENERAL: 96 WORKS (Detailed list available); INCLUDING: HANDY, W C - Blues... Sold for £380

Lot 74: MUSIC MEMORABILIA (POP) A cased set of six butter knives, a modern marrow scoop, six cased coffee... Sold for £1,100

Lot 77: MUSIC MEMORABILIA (POP) MUSIC MEMORABILIA (POP), PAUL McCartney & THE BEATLES: 1. Give My Regards... Sold for £320

Lot 80: MUSIC MEMORABILIA (JAZZ) MUSIC MEMORABILIA (JAZZ): A VERY LARGE JAZZ ARCHIVE (125 FOLDERS OF DJ'S... Sold for £300

Lot 82: DJ'S INTERVIEWS; PHOTOGRAPHS ETC. DJ'S INTERVIEWS; PHOTOGRAPHS ETC. Including an informal photo of... Sold for £160

Lot 83: GENERAL MUSIC (86 FOLDERS) GENERAL MUSIC (86 FOLDERS): POPULAR VOICE PARTY PHOTOGRAPHS and a framed ... Sold for £140

Lot 86: A large quantity of LP records A large quantity of LP records, including jazz and musicals, a... Sold for £300

Lot 87: OTHER VENDORS OTHER VENDORS SMITH, J. T., Antiquities of London and its Environs: London, Sewell,... Sold for £260

Lot 88: BINDINGS BINDINGS: 1. Humphreys, Henry Noel, The Parables Of Our Lord. New York, D. Appleton & Co., ... Sold for £280

Lot 90: GENERAL ANTIQUARIAN: 1. Speed GENERAL ANTIQUARIAN: 1. Speed, John: The History of Great Britaine... Sold for £320

Lot 91: FLEMING FLEMING, IAN: 1. You Only Live Twice. 1964, 1st. edn. With dust jacket; 2. The Man With the ... Sold for £130

Lot 93: ANTIQUARIAN THEOLOGY (4 Works) ANTIQUARIANTHEOLOGY (4 Works): 1. Cobbet, T:A PRACTICAL DISCOURSE OF ... Sold for £700

Lot 97: THEATRE (10 Works) THEATRE (10 Works): 1.'The Theatre', 4 volumes, 1880-1888; 2.A. Nicoll, 'Masks,... Sold for £280

Lot 99: BEATON BEATON, Cecil (5 Works): 1. 'My Royal Past', Batsford, 1939, 1st. Edn. inscribed and signed... Sold for £140

Lot 100: BALLET (2 Works) BALLET (2 Works): 1. Nureyev,Rudolf:'Nureyev: An Autobiography with Pictures',... Sold for £80

Lot 102: HOOKER HOOKER, Joseph Dalton: The botany of the Antarctic voyage of the H. M. Discovery shipsErebus ... Sold for £1,050

Lot 106: HOBSON HOBSON, R L: Chinese pottery and porcelain: An Account of the Potter's Art in China from... Sold for £1,800

Lot 108: BINDINGS BINDINGS: 1. Tennyson's works. Seven volumes.Macmillan, 1884.Full leather bindings.... Sold for £260

Lot 109: DOYLE DOYLE, Sir Arthur Conan: The Refugees, A Tale of Two Continents, in three volumes, L,... Sold for £340

Lot 111: A signed photograph of H Rider Haggard A signed photograph of H Rider Haggard Sold for £50

Lot 112: HAGGARD HAGGARD, H Rider, Novels (19 First Editions): 1. 'Jess', Smith, Elder,1887. 1st. Issue-... Sold for £120

Lot 114: DOYLE DOYLE, Sir Arthur Conan: The Works, The Author's Edition. Number 655 of The Signed Limited... Sold for £300

Lot 115: GREENE GREENE, W T: Parrots in Captivity, In three volumes. George Bell & Sons, London, 1884-1887... Sold for £1,200

Lot 117: HOWARD HOWARD, H Elliot: The British Warblers - A History with Problems of Their Lives, in 2... Sold for £170

Lot 118: WEEDON WEEDON, L L: The Model Menagerie (pop-up children's book), London, Ernest Nister. No date,... Sold for £130

Lot 123: BEARDSLEY BEARDSLEY, Aubrey(illustrator): MALORY, Sir Thomas: LE MORTE D'ARTHUR; Birth Life and... Sold for £260

Lot 128: CUVIER CUVIER, Baron (2 Works): 1. The Animal Kingdom: IN FOUR volumes, Henderson, 1834-1837.... Sold for £500

Lot 129: BRITISH BIRDS (2 Works): 1. Bewick BRITISH BIRDS (2 Works): 1. Bewick, T: A History of British... Sold for £120

Lot 131: MORRIS MORRIS, F O: A History of British Birds, In 8 vols. Groombridge, no date (1880s?). Collated, ... Sold for £600

Lot 135: PAPWORTH PAPWORTH, J B: Hints on Ornamental Gardening Consisting of a Series of Designs for Garden... Sold for £580

Lot 136: MOTHS (5 Works) MOTHS (5 Works): 1. Humphreys, H N: THE GENERA OF BRITISH MOTHS. 2 VOLS IN ONE.... Sold for £340

Lot 137: JARDINE JARDINE, Sir William: The Natural History of Humming-Birds in two volumes, Edinburgh; W H... Sold for £220

Lot 140: DOYLE DOYLE, Sir Arthur Conan: 'The Hound of The Baskervilles, Georges Newnes, 1902. 16 plates.... Sold for £280

Lot 143: FISHING (2 Works): 1. Kelson FISHING (2 Works): 1. Kelson, George M:The Salmon Fly How to Dress... Sold for £260

Lot 144: PAYNE-GALLWEY PAYNE-GALLWEY, Sir Ralph, The Book of Duck Decoys, John Van Voorst, 1886, 1st edn.... Sold for £120

Lot 145: Rawstorne Two boxes of bird books,including British Birds Nests by Richard Kearton, The Birds of... Sold for £380

Lot 146: SPORTING (4 Works): 1. Cholmondeley-Pe SPORTING (4 Works): 1. Cholmondeley-Pennell, H:The... Sold for £80

Lot 147: ANTIQUARIAN (4 Works) ANTIQUARIAN (4 Works): 1. Harris, W:An Historical And Critical Account of the ... Sold for £220

Lot 149: STONE STONE, Francis: 'Picturesque views of all the bridges belonging to the county of Norfolk in a ... Sold for £380

Lot 152: TRAVEL AND EXPLORATION (3 Works): 1. F TRAVEL AND EXPLORATION (3 Works): 1. FISHER, A:A Journal... Sold for £280

Lot 153: WINE & DRINKING (2 Works): 1. MEW WINE & DRINKING (2 Works): 1. MEW, J and ASHTON, J: Drinks of... Sold for £180

Lot 156: ILLUSTRATED CHILDREN (6 Works) ILLUSTRATED CHILDREN (6 Works): 1. The complete & wonderful History... Sold for £450

Lot 158: DULAC DULAC, Edmund (Illus. - 6 Works): 1. The Green Lacquer Pavilion:Collins, 1926, 1st edn.... Sold for £400

Lot 162: ROBINSON ROBINSON, W Heath(illus. - 2 Works): 1. Kingsley, C:The Water-Babies. Constable, 1915, 1st ... Sold for £220

Lot 164: POGANY POGANY, WILLY (3 Works): 1. Forty-four Turkish Fairy Tales:Harrap, No date (1913?), 1st edn. ... Sold for £280

Lot 165: ILLUSTRATED (3 Works) ILLUSTRATED (3 Works): 1. FISCHELl, Dr. Oskar;Boehn, Max Von: MODES & MANNERS ... Sold for £170

Lot 169: WRIGHT WRIGHT, Lewis: 'The Ilustrated Book of Poultry', Cassell, 1880, revised edn. 4to. With 50... Sold for £550

Lot 170: SHAW SHAW, V: 'The Illustrated Book of the Dog', Cassell, nd, dedication dated 1881. With 28 fine... Sold for £190

Lot 171: SPORTING SPORTING, etc (4 Works): 1. VALENTINE, Laura: The Field the Fox Hunt and the Farm. Warne,... Sold for £200

Lot 175: RACKHAM RACKHAM, Arthur (Illus. 3 Works): 1. The Vicar of Wakefield: Harrap,1929, 1st edn. With... Sold for £200

Lot 178: RACKHAM The Steam Engine: A Treatise on Steam Engines and Boilersby DK Clark, four volumes, The... Sold for £170

Lot 179: LILFORD LILFORD, Lord; THORBURN A [illus.]: Coloured Figures of the Birds of the British Isles, 8... Sold for £1,700

Lot 184: NIELSEN MORRIS, F O: The Ancestral Homes of Britain, Bell and Daldy, 1868. With 40 chromolithograph ... Sold for £780

Lot 190: BUTTERFLIES AND MOTHS (THREE WORKS) BUTTERFLIES AND MOTHS (THREE WORKS): 1. Humphreys H N &... Sold for £200

Lot 194: BINDINGS (2 Works) BINDINGS (2 Works): 1. CHILD, F J:English and Scottish Ballads, in EIGHT Volumes.... Sold for £140

Lot 200: HILL HILL, John: The British Herbal, Osborne & Shipton, 1756, 1st edn. With Frontis + 75 plates... Sold for £500

Lot 208: POPE POPE, A: The Works, in 9 vols. Knapton, 1751. Illustrated. Rebound in half leather. CONDITION: ... Sold for £110

Lot 209: FLOWERS AND BIRDS (2 Works) FLOWERS AND BIRDS (2 Works): 1. Wright, J:The Flower Grower's Guide. 3... Sold for £150

Lot 210: DICKENS DICKENS, Charles (Collection): 1. Works:Gadshill Edn. 34 Vols. Introduction, general essay, ... Sold for £320

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