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Past Results - 19th October 2016

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Picture Lot No. Description Sale Section Sale Price
1 The Shropshire Gazetteer with an appendix including a Survey of the County and valuable miscellaneous information, with plates, pub Wem, T. Gregory, 1824, leather bound, repaired spine (1) £70
2 LLOYD Humfrey, The History of Cambria now called Wales, augmented and continued by David Powel, an 1811 reprint of 1584 original, limited edition of 250 £90
3 CURRIE C.R.J., The Victoria History of the Counties of England, Vol 5, County of Glouceter, including Forest of Dean, 1986, DENT Robert K., Old and New Birmingham pub Birmingham 1880, and RICHARDS Raymond, Old Cheshire Churches, pub B.T. Batsford Ltd, 1947 (3) Books £75
4 WEBB Rev. John, Memorials of the Civil War between King Charles I and Parliament of England as it affected Herefordshire and adjacent Counties, vol I of two, pub 1879 (1) Not Sold
5 Two framed Maps of Radnorshire, one by J. & C. Waller and another F.S. Weller Books Not Sold
6 NASH T., Collections for the History of Worcestershire printed by John Nichols, January 1st 1781, all plates present with folding map, bears bookplate John Wheler, leather rebound, in two volumes (2) Not Sold
7 BURTON J.R., History of Kidderminster 1890, No. 4 of Library Edition of 50 copies, leather bound, bears bookplate of Everard M. Barton, TUBERVILLE's Worcestershire in 19th Century, other Worcester books and EVANS Simeon on Cleobury Mortimer, six books including duplicate, two signed by author (Box) Books £95
8 Hampshire Boundary Commission Report 1831 with 6 folding colour maps, including county map and a coloured plan (1) £45
9 GROSE Francis, Hampshire section and plates from Antiquities of England & Wales c1783 and Hampshire section from British Traveller 1819 (2) Books Not Sold
10 HUDSON W.H., Hampshire Days, 1903; GODWIN Rev. G.N., The Green Lanes of Hampshire, Surrey & Sussex, (c1882); GILBERT H.M. and GODWIN G.N., Bibliotheca Hantoniensis, List of Books Relating to Hampshire, 1891; Hampshire Notes & Queries Vol V, 1890 and JEANS G.E., Memorials of Old Hampshire, 1906 (5) Books £40
11 WISE John R., The New Forest its History and its Scenery, 1863 (lacking map); another copy 1880; CORNISH C.J., The New Forest, 1894 and The Hampshire Antiquary and naturalist Vols I & II, 1891-2 (5) Books £50
12 BOX: Ward Lock Guides (approx 42) with maps (Box) Books £30
13 BOX: Topography including: 4 vols LEWIS Samuel, Topographical Dictionary of England, 1881; Rivers of Great Britain, Thames from Source to Sea; BAINES Thomas, Yorkshire Past and Present, with plates and folding county map (Vol II only) (Box) Books £20
14 ROSE Thomas, Westmorland, Cumberland, Durham and Northumberland illus from original drawings by Thomas Allam with Historical and Topographical Descriptions, three volumes bound in one, 1834-1836, aka Gage D'Amitie, The Northern Tourist of Lake and Mountain Scenery, with a toal of 216 views (1) Books £60
15 GREEN, Valentine. History and Antiquities of the City and Suburbs of Worcester. Pub. 1791. Full leather with recent spine; Bentleys. History Guide and Directory of Worcestershire – 2 vols. in 1 and Noake, Rambler 1851, Tuberville, Worcestershire, and others (7) £60
16 NASH T., Collections for the History of Worcestershire, printed by John Nichols, January 1st 1781, all plates present with folding map, rebound in half morocco with marbled boards, in two volumes (2) Books Not Sold
17 GLOVER, Stephen. History of the County of Derby. 1810. 4to 2 volumes. Bound in original cloth near fine and uncut (2) £50
18 WARRAND, Duncan. Hertfordshire Families. Folio. 1909. Blue cloth. Pp. 420, 38 pages of illustrations. OLIVER Andrew. Effigies of Staffordshire. Pub. Sprague 1914. Folio. 40 plates. (2) £55
19 BUCKLER, Richard. Churches of Essex: BARRETT, Somersetshire Highways, Byways and Waterways, 1890. Signed. HARRISON W., Memorable London Homes, signed, and three others. (4) Not Sold
20 The Welsh History Reveiw, WILLIAMS Glanmor (edit) pub University of Wales, ex Radnorshire County Library, 1960-1992 (16) Books £40
21 Five copies of the South Wales and Monmouth Record Society vols 1-5, hardback, thirteen paperbacks, Transactions of the Caradoc and Severn Valley Field Club, 1900-1912, and ten paperback, Archaeologia Cambrensis, Journal of the Cambrian Archaeological Association, 1963-1972 (28) Books £65
22 The Amateur Historian, bound editions of the magazine produced 1952/4 to 1980-81, blue cloth in fourteen volumes (14) Books £20
23 University of Wales, The Bulletin of the Board of Celtic Studies 1923-1993 in orange cloth and some paperback (4 Boxes) Books £110
24 National Library of Wales Journal 1934-2002, almost complete, hardback and paperback (3 Boxes) Books £85
25 The Royal Cabinet Album of Plymouth and Devonport - 24 late 19th Century engravings (1876) published by rock & Co., red cloth with gilt (1) Not Sold
26 West Wales Historical Records, the Annual Magazine of the Historical Society of Wales, pub Carmarthen, some duplicates, pub 1911-1929 (20) (Box) Books £65
27 THREE BOXES: Cymmrodorion Society Transactions covering period 1892-1980, approx 120 vols, hardback and paperback (3 Boxes) Books £130
28 TWO BOXES: Y Cymmrodor, 1877-1935, approx 45 vols, in blue cloth (2 Boxes) Books £95
29 National Library of Wales Annual Report (Box) Books Not Sold
30 A large collection of chiefly 1/2 calf, some full leather bound Statutes, from 1216-1968, almost inclusively, some duplications, all ex County of Brecon, various sizes, approx 200 volumes Books £250
31 Sixteen volumes of Printed Acts, leather bound, 1729-1796, all ex County of Brecon (16) (2 Boxes) Books £260
32 Twenty six volumes of Statutes at Large, chiefly leather bound (4 Boxes) Books £95
33 ROBINSON Charles John, The Mansions of Herefordshire and their Memories, pub London, Longman & Co, Hereford, James Hull, 1872, 1/2 calf (1) Books £80
34 CLEGHORN, Observations on the Epidemical Diseases of Minorca, 4th edition, 1779, ARMSTRONG, History of Minorca, 2nd edition, 1756 (folding map and plates) (2) Books £280
35 ARMSTRONG, History of Minorca, 1st Edition, 1752. Binding worn. And KINDERSLEY, Letters from … East Indies, 1777; [Wyndham, H.P.] Gentleman’s Tour through Monmouthshire and Wales, 1775. Two works in one volume. Full calf, red label. (2) Books £250
36 JOHNSON, Diary of a Journey into North Wales in the year 1774 (1816). (1) Books £60
37 RCHM. Rural Houses of West Yorkshire, RCHM Worker's Housing in West Yorkshire and 9 others Vernacular Architecture (11) £100
38 HARRIS John, The Design of the English Country House 1620-1920. WOOD Margaret, The English Mediaeval House (1st edition) and 14 others Architecture and Buildings (16) Books £70
39 GRAY T., Designs by Mr R. Bentley for Six Poems, pub London, J. Dodsley 1766, full calf, repaired spine Books £110
40 Poetry of the Anti-Jacobin, 4th edition, pub London, printed for J. Wright, Piccadilly, by W. Bulmer and Co., St James's, 1801, 1/2 calf, marbled boards, spine splitting Books £45
41 BOX: The Works of Peacock, Works of Alexander Pope, Wordsworth, Milton, Scott, etc (Box) Books £45
42 MILTON John, Paradise Lost, A Poem in twelve books, bound in one, 10th edit, pub London 1719, leather bound and SHELDON Frederick, The Minstrelsy of the English Border, being collection of ballads, pub London, Longman Brown 1847, decorative leather binding and gilt fore edge (2) Books £95
43 The Works of Samuel Johnson, new edition, in twelve volumes, printed by G. Woodfall, for Nichols and Son etc, 1816, 1/2 calf; The Poetical Works of Mathew Prior with explanatory notes and memoirs of the author, pub London 1779, 2 vols, full calf and Robert Burns, The Poems, Epistles, songs, etc pub Clement Wilson, London 1896, bound by Tout and Sons, 2 vols (16) Books £120
44 Select Fables in Three Parts, Bewick woodcuts, the rare 1784 Newcastle edition. (1) Books £290
45 ROSCOE, Life of Lorenzo de Medici, 4th ed, 3 vols, 1800, full calf with urn on covers, and THACKERAY, The Kickleburys on the Rhine (1850), illustrated in colour. (4) Books £45
46 The Yellow Book, an illustrated Quarterly, Vol I April 1894 - Vol 13 April 1897, pub London, Elkin Matthews and John Lane, and John Lane, Booley Head, printed Ballantyne Press (13) Not Sold
47 BLYTHE Ronald. Akenfield. Random House, 1969; PARKER R., The Common Stream. Collins, FIRST EDN in dw, 1975; WOOD M. Domesday: A search for the Roots of England, BBC, 1986, DODGSHON R. & BUTLIN R. (eds). An Historical Geography of England and Wales. Academic Press, 1989; and 4 others on English local history/topography (8) Not Sold
48 Four folio vols pub for members of the Royal Association for Promotion of the Fine Arts in Scotland, each containing 6 engravings to illustrate a particular book by Sir Walter Scott, namely: Guy Mannering (1866), The Antiquary (1867), The Pirate (1871), and The Heart of Midlothian (1873). Original cloth showing some wear and spine damage, minor water-marking to corner of one vol, otherwise contents clean and complete (4) £25
49 HUME J., The Industrial Archaeology of Scotland, vol 1: The Lowlands and Borders. Batsford, FIRST EDN in dw, 1976; BRACEGIRDLE B., The Archaeology of the Industrial Revolution. Heinemann, revd pprbk edn, 1974; RANSOM P., The Archaeology of the Transport Revolution 1750-1850. World's Work, FIRST EDN in dw, 1984; RANSOM P., The Archaeology of Canals. World's Work, FIRST EDN in dw 1979; RANSOM P., The Archaeology of Canals. World's Work, ppbrbk 1979. (5) Not Sold
50 HARLEY J. & O'DONOGHUE Y., The Old Series Ordnance Survey Maps of England & Wales, Vol II: Devon, Cornwall & West Someerset. Margary, FIRST EDN in dw, 1977 (1) £50
51 LIN-LE - Ti-Ping Tien-Kwoh. The History of the TI-PING Revolution including a narrative of the Author's personal Adventures, pub London, Day & Son, 1866, maroon cloth with gilt figures and title £460
52 BARTHOLOMEW John, Philips' Handy General Atlas of the World, 1886; 55 double page colour maps, with complete index of 40,000 names (1) Books £50
53 Times Survey Atlas of The World, 1920 with Gazetteer 1922; Ogilby's Road Maps of England & Wales1675 (1971 reprint); Ordnance Survey Atlas of England & Wales 1922, 24 double page sheets mounted on linen and The Students Atlas (5) AMENDMENT Estimate reduced £65
54 Bristol in 1898 & Contemporary Biographies, 2 Vols, pub Brighton, W.T. Pike & Co, 1898, decorative hinding (2) Books £30
55 WANOSTROCHT "Felix" Nicholas, Felix on The Bat, being a Scientific Enquiry into The Use of The Cricket Bat, together with the History and Use of the Catapulta, 1850, 2nd edit, with 6 colour plates and 3 b&w plates (1) Books £210
56 LEWIS C.S., The Lion, The Witch & The Wardrobe; A Story for Children, published Geoffrey Bles, 1950 1st Edition; worn dust jacket with some loss (1) Books £420
57 KIPPIS Andrew, The Life of Captain James Cook, pub London, G. Nichol and G.C.J. and J. Robinson, 1788, full calf, gilt greek key border, cover scuffed (1) Books £420
58 MANT Rev. Richard, (Now Lord Bishop of Killaloe), pub Cambridge, printed for The Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge, 1823, in three volumes, full calf, replaced spines and rubbed (3) Books Not Sold
59 SCOTT Thomas, The Holy Bible containing the Old and New Testaments according to the authorized version, 7th edition, pub London, L.B. Seeley and Son, 1823, leather bound with tooled edge (6) Books £50
60 CLARKE Hewson, The History of the War from the Commencement of the French Revolution to the present time, illustrated engravings, pub London T. Kinnersley, 1816, full calf, in three volumes (3) Books £85
61 DICKENS Charles, The Pickwick Papers, pub London, Chapman and Hall, 1837, printers Bradbury and Evans, Whitefriars, illustrated by R. Seymour and Fiz, and The Works of The Rev. George Crabbe, pub London, John Murray 1823, in five volumes (6) £100
62 SMOLLETT T., The History and Adventures of the renowned Don Quixote, 1818 in two volumes, LAMB Charles and Mary, Tales from Shakespeare, 1862, and KINGSLEY Charles, Poems 1887, all bound fine leather and sundry books of literature (Box) £40
63 CALDECOTT Randolph, illustrated children's books, including The Panjandrum Picture Book, Picture Book No 2, Mrs Mary Blaize, (two copies), The Babes in the Wood, The Fox Jumps over the Parson's Gate, The Three Jovial Huntsmen, The Farmer's Boy, The Queen of Hearts, John Gilpin, A/F, The Mad Dog, Come Lasses and Lads, Hey Diddle Diddle Picture Book, and eight others by Crombie, Browne, etc (Bundle) £50
64 THACKERAY William Makepeace, The Works, pub London, Smith Elder & Co., 1869, bears bookplate Michaelis Tomkinson, Franche Hall, Worcestershire, bound in tree calf with gilt tooling in twenty two volumes (22) Books Not Sold
65 SOWERBY, English Botany or Coloured Figures of British Plants, edit John Syme, Mrs Laikester, 3rd edit, pub London Robert Hardwicke 1863, bound by E Riley & Son, green morocco and marbled boards (11) Books £300
66 BROOKE Rupert, Four Poems, drafts and copies in the author's fair hand, Foreward and Intro by Geoffrey Keynes KT, pub Scolar Press, 1974, ltd edit 82/100, signed, in slip case (1) £160
67 POE Edgar Allan, The Bells and other Poems, illus Edmund Dulac, pub Stodder and Houghton, 1st edit [1912], decorated olive cloth board (1) Books £150
68 BARRIE J.M., Peter Pan in Kensington Gaardens from the Little White Bird, New Edition, illustrated by Arthur Rackham, pub Hodder & Stoughton [1912], green cloth, new fep (1) £230
69 WINANS Walter, Deer Breeding For Fine Heads with descriptions of many varieties and cross-breeds, illus by photographs, pub London, Rowland Ward, 1913, with d.w. (1) Books £85
70 COUCH Jonathan, A History of Fishes of the British Islands, illus coloured plates, pub London, Groombridge & Sons, 1862, blue binding with gilt decoration, bears bookplate of Alexander Innes (4) Books £260
71 HARRISONS British Classicks, Vol 2 The Adventurer and The Guardian, Vol 3 The Connoiseur and Citizens of the World, Vol 4 The World and Lord Lyttletons Dialogues of the Dead, Vol 5 The Idles pub 1787 and SYKES John, Local Register, Biographical Notes, new edit, 1866 Not Sold
72 JOHNSON Samuel, A Dictionary of the English Language, 11th edit, pub London by Johnson, Dilly, Robinson and others, 1799, leather bound with gilt line, spine repaired (1) Books Not Sold
73 SAINT-PELAIE, Mr De, (Dobson S.), The Literary History of the Troubadours containing their lives, extracts from their Works, etc, pub London by t. Cadell, 1779, 1/2 calf marbled boards, decorative spine (1) Books Not Sold
74 The History and Proceedings of the House of Lords from the Restoration in 1660 to the present time, containing Remarkable Motions, Speeches, Debates, etc, Volume the First, from 1660 to 1697, pub London, Ebenezer Timberland 1742, Vol I only, full calf (1) Books Not Sold
75 FLEMING Ian, The Spy Who Loved Me, pub Jonathan Pape London, 1962, d.w. with slight rubbing to edges and Thunderball, pub 1961, slight tearing to d.w., both 1st edition and On Her Majesty's Secret Service, pub 1963, Second Impression with d.w. (3) Books Not Sold
76 An illuminated Manuscript of Reverend Frederick Pearce Pocock BA being elected to Methodist Free Masons of the Church in 1843, with signatures and seal Books £50
77 WATKINS-PITCHFORD D.J., The Badgers of Bearshanks, The Magic Horse, illus Dulac, HUTTON J. Arthur, Our Fishing Diary and SOMMERVILLE & ROSS, All on the Irish Shore (4) £25
78 The Book of Common Prayer and Administration of the Sacraments, bound with the Whole Book of Psalms 1706, printed by Hodgkin, leather bound, A/F (1) £60
79 A 17th Century Greek Bible, small leather bound with tooled front and board back (1) Books £110
80 DEFOE Daniel, The Life and Strange Surprising Adventures of Robinson Crusoe of York, Mariner, 15th edition, pub London, Buckland, Strahan, Rivington, 1778, with folding map and plates, full calf, splitting spine (2) Books Not Sold
81 STAUNTON Howard, edit, The Works of Shakespeare, illus by John Gilbert, engraved Brothers Dalziel, pub Lands, Routledge, Warne & Routledge, 1862, in three volumes, 1/2 calf (3) Books Not Sold
82 NEPOTIS Cornelli, Vitae Excellentium Imperatorum Cura & Studio Davidis Hoogstratari, Amsterdam, Henrici and Viduae Theodori Boom, 1706, vellum bound with tooled cover with coat of arms (1) Books £80
83 LA BIBLE Qui est toute la faincte Escriture du Vieil et Nouveau Testament (Geneve), pub Amsterdam 1635, Henri Laurents, leather bound and M de Voltaire, Histoire de Charles XII, pub London 1808 (2) Books £130
84 TEASDALE-BUCKELL, G.T., Experts on Guns and Shooting, illustrated, pub London, Sampson, Low, Marston and Company 1900 (1) Books £20
85 NALSON J. LLD, A True Copy of the Journal of The High Court of Justice for the Tryal of King Charles I, pub London, H.C. for Thomas Dring, 1684, A/F (1) Books £20
86 RUBAIYAT of OMAR KHAYYAM, rendered in to English by Edward Fitzgerald, illus Edmund Dulac, printed by T & A Constable, Edinburgh University Press, red 1/2 calf with marbled endpapers (1) Books £90
87 BOX: Children's books, chiefly Raphael Tuck publications, various titles including Father Tuck's Annuals, etc (29) Books £80
88 BOX: Children's Books, including illustrated volumes by Thomas Crane, Theaker, etc (22) Books £50
89 Nine volumes published by A & C Black, various titles including Italy, Belgium, Channel Islands, Japan, Southern India and English Counties (9) Books £60
90 JARMAN Thomas, A Treatise on Wills, Vol 1 in two volumes, pub 1844 and Vol 2 in two parts, pub London, S. Sweet, Chancery Lane, Law Bookseller and Publisher, 1/2 calf marbled boards (4) Books £45
91 LENNOX Mrs Charlotte, (trans), The Greek Theatre of Father Brumey, pub London, Millar, Vaillant, Baldwin, etc, 1759, Vols II and III only, leather bound and EMPSON Patience, The Wood Engravings of Robert Gibbings with some recollections by the artist, pub 1959, Quadrangle Books (3) £20
92 COTTENHAM The Earl of, Motoring without Fears, pub Methuen & Co. Ltd., limited edition 15/25, signed by author (1) Books £75
93 BUTLER Herbert J., Motor Bodywork, Design and Construction of Private, Commercial and Passenger Types, foreward by Sir Herbert Austin, illus, pub London, W.R. Howell & Co. 1924 £230
94 KELLY's Directory of the Wine, Spirit and Brewing Trades, 16th edition, 1939, spine repaired (1) Books £20
95 ST JOHN Charles, Wild Sports and Natural History of the Highlands, intro by Sir Herbert Maxwell, illus G. Denholm Armour and Edwin Alexander, pub T.N. Foulis 1919, some staining to cover (1) Books Not Sold
96 OSBORNE's Guide to the Grand Junction or Birmingham, Liverpool and Manchester Railway with the topography of the Country, pub Birmingham, E.C. and W. Osborne 1838 (1) Books £40
97 BLACK's Road and Railway Map of England, folding on cloth, c1840's (1) Books £50
98 SHAW G., (edit), The Official Tourist's Picturesque Guide to the London and North Western Railway, pub London, Norton and Shaw, specially prepared for the use of American Tourists (1) Books £40
99 BLACK's Picturesque Tourist and Road and Railway Book through England and Wales, 3rd edit, pub Edinburgh 1855, 3rd edition, binding stained and rubbed (1) Not Sold
100 Cassell and Company, Limited, The Official Guide to the Great Eastern Railway 1900, folding map, The Official Guide to the Midland Railway c1890, and The Official Guide to The London and North Western Railway, new and revised eition 1899, with folding map (3) £65
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