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Picture Lot No. Description Sale Section Sale Price
1 JONES Theophilus, A History of the County of Brecknock, enlarged by the notes collected by Sir Joseph Russell, Bailey, illus, pub Brecknock 1909, Vols I & II bound in one volume and Vol III a separate volume, 1911, Glanusk Edition (2) £45
2 COXE William, An Historical Tour of Monmouthshire, illus with views by Sir R.C. Hoare, A New Map of the County and other engravings, pub London 1801 in two parts bound in one, leather binding repaired, new endpapers (1) £50
3 WHITAKER Thomas Dunham, The History & Antiquities of Craven in The West Riding of York, with map, plates and pedigree 1812, GRAVES John, The History & Antiquities of Cleveland in the North Riding of York, with folding map and engravings, 1808 and RAYNER Simeon, The History & Antiquities of Pudsey, illustrated, 1887 (3) £120
4 WAINWRIGHT John, Yorkshire Historical & Topographical view of The Wapentake of Strafford and Tickhill, Vol 1 (all published) 1826 and DAYES Edward, Works of…. containing an Excursion through the Principal Parts of Derbyshire & Yorkshire, illustrated with engravings, 1805 (2) £75
5 WALCOT Mackenzie E C, Four Minsters Round The Wrekin, 1877, The Castles & Old Mansions of Shropshire 1142-1660, 1868 and The Garrisons of Shropshire 1642-48, 1867, with interesting bookplate & letter (3) £110
6 Seven old Ledgers from various Estates in Herefordshire, including Marden, Moreton-on-Lugg, Pembridge, Sarnesfield, Canon Frome, etc, and Court Roll of the Manor of Hinton Hereford and Pipe Rolls (9) £90
7 HAVERGAL Rev. F.T., Vicar and Sub Treasurer of Hereford Cathedral, Fasti Herefordenses and other Antiquarian Memorials of Hereford illustrated by G.C. Hadden, Architect, 1869 and ROBINSON Charles John, The Mansions of Herefordshire and their Memoirs, pub London and Hereford 1873, and Some Churches of Yorkshire, Cambridgeshire & Warwick in one volume (3) £55
8 RUDDER Samuel, A New History of Gloucestershire, pub 1986, ATKYNS Sir Robert, The Ancient and Present State of Glostershire in two parts, 1974 reprint and TIMMINS, Nooks and Corners of Shropshire (4) £20
9 Two copies HEREFORD POMONA, pub 1987 to mark centenary of Bulmer Cider Company, illus Caroline Todd-Hunter, 1/2 calf green leather (2) £95
10 BRADNEY Joseph, A History of Monmouthshire, Part 1, The Hundred of Skenfrith, ppub London 1904 (1) £30
11 MORTON Riva, The Building of the Elan Valley Dams, JUDGE, Elan Valley Railway, Postcards of Elan Valley and other related ephemera, maps, etc (Bundle) £65
12 Parliamentary Session 1943-1944, Derwent Valley Water, Plans and Sections, November 1943, supplied by R.W.S. Thompson, Engineer, and printed by W.H. Lead Ltd, Leicester (Folder) £45
13 WATKNS Alfred, The Old Straight Track, 4th edition, 1948 and ANDERE Mary, Herefordshire the Enchanted Land (2) Not Sold
14 BOX: Thirty three volumes local Herefordshire topography chiefly, including Pesvener for Herefordshire, Shropshire and Worcestershire, Woolhope Club, etc (33) £100
15 KELLY's Directory of Herefordshire, 1934, folding map slightly torn, and RUSHFORTH G. McN., Medieval Christian Imagery, Great Malvern Priory Church (2) £40
16 TIPPING H. Avery, English Homes, pub Country Life,
Period I Vol I pub 1921 1st edit
Periods I & II Vol II 1937 2nd edit
Period II Vol I pub 1929 2nd edit
Period III Vol I 1922 1st edit
Period III Vol II 1927 1st edit
Period IV Vol I 1929 2nd impression
Period IV Vol II 1928 1st edit
Period V Vol I 1921 1st edit
Period V Vol I 1926 1st edit
folio, in blue cloth (9)
£420
17 LATHAM Charles, In English Homes
Vol I 1907 2nd edition
Vol II 1908 2nd edition
Vol III 1909
pub Country Life, folio, original title-blocked pictorial cloth (3)
Not Sold
18 HILL Oliver, Scottish Castles of 16th & 17th Centuries, intro by Christopher Hussey, pub Country Life 1953, ROSENBERG Louis Conrad, Cottage Farmhouse and other Minor Buildings in England of the 16th, 17th & 18th Centuries, pub 1923, The Architectural Book Publishing Co. and GARNER& STRATTON, The Domestic Architecture of England during the Tudor Period, 2nd edit revised & enlarged, pub London Batsford, 2 vols 1929 (4) £130
19 TIPPING H. Avray, English Homes of the Early Renaissance, Elizabethan and Jacobean Homes and Gardens, pub Country Life, n.d., AMBLER Louis, The Old Halls and Manors of Yorkshire, and DAVIE W. Glasworthy, Old Cottage Farmhouses, The Cotswold District (3) £85
20 KNIGHT Charles, Old England and Pictorial Museum, Vols I and II and old ???? and GASPEY Thomas, The History of England from the Textof Hume and Smollett, 2 vols (5)
Not Sold
21 BAEDEKER Karl, The Dominion of Canada with Newfoundland and an Excursion to Alaska, maps and plans, 3rd revised and augmented edition, pub 1907, red cloth (1) £60
22 BIRMINGHAM CORPORATION WATER, Parliament Session 1892 Explanation of Plans and Sections for the construction of The Elan Valley Reservoirs and Pipeline to Birmingham, all on cloth backing Engineers James Mansergh and John William Gray £140
23 A folder of 17th and 18th Century Acts of Parliament, including an Act for the Better Observation of the Lords Day 1657, A Bridge Across the Thames at Westminster, Repair of Roads in Warminster, etc (Folder) £50
24 A bundle of Plays, Advice on Catholic Bretheren, Repeal of Taxes 1833, European Slave Trade in English Girls 1880, etc (Bundle) £360
25 RANDALL John, The Severn Valley, a series of sketches of the Course of the River Severn, pub Madeley, 1882, SAWYER John, The Story of Gloucestershire, 2nd edition, pub Cheltenham 1908 and WHITE Hope Costley, Gloucester Story, 1st edit, 1947 (3) Not Sold
26 The Leominster Guide Ancient & Present State of Leominster, also an account of Principle Seats of the Neighbourhood, and an Appendix, pub Leominster, for Bufton 1808, a 1914 Jakeman & Carver's Directory and Gazeteer of Herefordshire 1914, album, cards, etc (Bundle) £120
27 SPENCER Nathaniel, The Complete English Traveller or a new survey and description of England and Wales, pub London, J. Cooke 1771, engraved plates, leather bound, repaired (1) £110
28 RUDGE Thomas, General View of the Agriculture of the County of Gloucester drawn up for the consideration of The Board of Agriculture and Internal Improvement, pub London, Richard Phillips, 1807, folding maps, Thames and Severn Canal and coloured Map of the Parishes of Fairford, Lechlade, Marston Measey (1) £60
29 EVANS Rev. J., The Beauties of England and Wales or original delineations, Vol XVII, North Wales, pub Loondon 1812 (1) Not Sold
30 Sales Particulars for The Hanley Court Estate, Near Tenbury Wells, for auction on Tuesday, October 28th, 1930 with details and a Map, sold by John D. Wood (2) £180
31 DICKENS Charles, Master Humphrey's Clock, in three volumes, includes The Old Curiosity Shop and Barnaby Rudge, pub London, Chapman and Hall, illustrated 1840-1841 (3) £140
32 B.B. Confessions of a Carp Fisher, illus Denys Watkins-Pitchford, pub Eyre & Spottiswoode, London 1950 1st edition with d.w. (1) Not Sold
33 The Garden, an Illustrated Weekly Journal of Horticulture in all its branches, pub London, 45 and 46 volumes 1894, coloured plates (2) £45
34 TWO BOXES: Recipe Books, Day Books, etc relating to Thomas Lewis, Broad Street, Leominster from the early 20th Century (2 Boxes) £55
35 WILDE Oscar, De Profundis, first edition, ill. with portrait frontispiece after an etching by J. E. Kelly, with a printed tissue guard, publisher's blue paper boards over cloth spine, t.e.g., slightly faded, 8vo, G. P, Putnam's Sons, 1905; and WILDE Oscar, A Florentine Tragedy, first edtition, plum buckram, introductory note by Robert Ross, t.e.g., 8vo, John W, Luce & Co., 1908 (2) £45
36 Graphic Illustrations of Warwickshire, pub Birmingham Beilby, Knott and Beilby, 1829, KENILWORTH Illustrated or the History of the Castle, Priory and Church, 1821, NIVEN W., Architect, Illustrations of Old Warwickshire Houses, 1878, BUNCE John Thackray, History of Old St Martins, Birmingham 1875 and MONOGRAPH OF ASTON HALL, Warwickshire, geometrical drawings and Views, no date (5) £200
37 BOX: Warwickshire Topography including The Countess of Warwick, Warwick Castle and It's Earls in two volumes, F. WHITE & Co's Warwickshire, 3rd edition, 1874, SOLLY M. Neil, Memoir of Life of David Cox, etc (Box) £190
38 BOX: Topography of Birmingham, Warwickshire, History, etc (Box) £220
39 BOX: Topography of chiefly Warwickshire, towns and areas (Box) £200
40 BOX: Topography chiefly Warwickshire, Coventry, avon, etc (Box) £180
41 MR DE RAPIN THOYRAS, The History of England as Well Ecclesiastical as Civil, done in to English by N. Tindal, Vicar of Greath Waltham in Essex, pub London 1728, full calf, with tooled boards, in fifteen volumes (15) £280
42 CAMPBELL John Lord, The Lives of the Lord Chancellors and Keepers of the Great Seal of England, in 8 volumes, pub by John Murray, London 1869, Lives of the Chief Justices of England in three volumes, and TWISS Horace, The Public and Private Life of Lord Chancellor Eldon in three volumes, all with 1/2 calf and marbled boards (14) £320
43 HOOKER Joseph Dalton, Himalayan Journals or Notes of a Naturalist, in Bengal, The Sikkim and Nepal, etc, pub John Murray 1854 £380
44 MORRIS Rev. F.O., A Natural History of British Moths, illustrated with coloured plates, pub London, Henry Edward Knox 1871, in four volumes, green morocco and marbled boards and endpapers, binding scuffed (4) £210
45 MORRIS Rev. F.O., A Natural History of the Nests and Eggs of British Birds, illus coloured plates, pub London, Groomsbridge and Sons 1853, green cloth, gilt decoration, Vols I-III, and A History of British Birds, illus coloured plates, pub London Groomsbridge & Sons, 1851 (9) £480
46 A folding Album of Views in New Zealand bound by G. Tombs & Co, Printers and Bookbinders, Christchurch, titled on front cover in gilt lettering E. Wheeler & Son, Christchurch N.Z. (1) £170
47 L'Amerique Angloise on description des isles terres du roi D'Angleterre das L'Amerique by Richard Blome, pub abraham Wolfgang, Amsterdam, 1688, with folding maps, small pocket edition, full calf (1) Not Sold
48 OLAUS MAGNUS, Histoire Breviarium Gentium Septentrimaliv, History of Sweden, Scandinavia, Swedish Nordic Norway Folklore, published Amstelodami, apud Joannem a Ravesteyn, 1669, decorative title page, 492 p.p. leather bound (1) £230
49 FISHER P., The Anglers Souvenir, edited by G. Christopher Davies, illus by Beckwell and Toplan, pub Frederick Warne 1886, binding loose (1) Not Sold
50 SANDEMAN Fraser, By Hook and By Crook, illus by author, pub Henry Sotheran & co, 1892, and HORSLEY Terance, Fishing for Trout & Salmon, 1945 reprint (2) Not Sold
51 ADDISON Joseph, Remarks on Several Parts of Italy 1701-1703, pub London 1753, four other leather bound volumes and four other volumes (10) £40
52 The Works of Robert Burns with an account of his life, fifth edition, pub Belfast Archer, Ward and Simms, 1806, 1/2 calf marbled boards, 4 vols, OEUVRES de Nicolas Boileau Despreaux 1746, 3 vols in full calf, A/F, and LANDE M. de La, Voyage En Italie, pub Geneve 1790 in two volumes (10) Not Sold
53 BIDDULPH Rev. Thomas T., Practical Essays on the Morning and Evening Services and on The Collects in the Liturgy of the Church of England, 3rd editioin, 2 vols of 3, full calf, and Victoires Conquetes Des Francais De 1789 A 1815, pub Paris c.1834, 12 vols of 13 (14) Not Sold
54 DURAND Jean-Nicolas-Louis (1760-1834), Recueil et Parallele des Edifices de Tout Genre Anciens et Modernes, 1800, large folio, 110 architectural plates, missing title page, water staining, folio (1) £20
55 FRANCIS Dick, chiefly signed 1st Editions, including Knock Down, Straight, Second Wind, 10 lb Penalty, Come to Grief and Whip Hand, Come to Grief 1st USA Edition and Field of 13, second reprint, FINN Frank, The Wild Beasts of the World, illustrated in full colour, pub TC and EC Jack, n.d., and RANJITSINHJI K.S., The Jubilee Book of Cricket, 6th edit, pub Blackwood & Sons, 1898 (10) Not Sold
56 A Catalogue of Brushes by G.B. Kent & Sons, Brush Manufacturers, for 1883, with the Compliments of G.B. Newey & Sons (1) £90
57 VARDON Harry, How to Play Golf, illus, 3rd edition, pub Methuen & Co Ltd (1) £20
58 EVANS-WENTZ, W Y, The Tibetan Book of The Dead, 1927, 1st edition (1) £180
59 WARDER Joseph, The True Amazons or The Monarchy of Bees (title page missing, but enclosed information suggests this is probably the 3rd edition of 1716) with 6 others on beekeeping (7) £45
60 ROSS Ronald, Malarial Fever – its Cause, Prevention and Treatment, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine 1902, NORTH, Roman Fever – History of Malarial Fevers of The Roman Campagna, with large folding maps, 1896, WELLCOME Research Laboratory Reports, Khartoum 3 vols 1904-8 and 3 others related to Malaria & Tropical Medicine (8) Not Sold
61 ACLAND Henry Wentworth, Memoir on The Cholera at Oxford in 1854 with large colour maps and plans, 1856, ATLAY, J B, Sir Henry Wentworth Acland Bart. – a Memoir, 1903 and The Medical Times & Gazette, 1852 (3) £90
62 GIBSON William, The Farriers New Guide containing The Anatomy of a Horse and an Account of all Diseases etc. with copper plate engravings, 1727 and LAWSON A, The Modern Farrier or The Art of Preserving the Health & Curing the Diseases of Horses, Dogs, Oxen, Cows, Sheep & Swine 1825, LAWRENCE Richard, The Complete Farrier and British Sportsman c1833 (3) £85
63 ACTON Eliza, Modern Cookery in all it's Branches reduced to a system of easy Practice, 3rd edit, pub London 1845, rebound in leather by Delrue, MRS BEETON's Every Day Cookery, new edition, 1907 and SENN Charles Herman, Century Cookery Book, 10th edit, pub Ward Lock 1833 (3) £65
64 RUSKIN John, The Stories of Venice, illus, pub New York, John W. Lovell Company, c.1851, 1/2 calf and marbled boards (3) £40
65 BEALE Dr. Lionel S., How to Work with the Microscope, illustrated, illustrated frontis, pub London, Harrison, 1868, 4th edition, green cloth (1) Not Sold
66 ELISOFON Eliot, The Nile, with introduction by Laurens van der Post, 1st edit 1964 Not Sold
67 COLEMAN W.S., British Butterflies, illus, pub London, George Routledge & sons, 1830, and KELMAN and WOOD, Butterflies and Moths, pub Thomas Nelson & Sons, The Shown Series, with d.w. (2) Not Sold
68 JOHNES Thomas, Sir John Froissart's Chronicles of England, France, Spain...12 volumes, 2nd edition, 8vo., Loondon 1805-6, 1/4 cloth, boards, very good £180
69 Fifteen assorted Botanical Titles including HUTCHINSON, The Genea of Flowering Plants, Vols I & II, SMALL, Practical Botany, COX, Plant Hunting in China, etc (15) £40
70 Eleven volumes of Botanical Interest, much overseas, including PIZARRO, Siriopsisde la Flora Chilena, BURKILL, Dictionary of the Economic Products of Malay Peninsula, HJERTING Hawkes, The Potatoes of Argentina, \brazil, etc, Guide to the Forests of the British Solomon Isles etc, from Library of Sir George Taylor £110
71 Eleven volumes assorted natural history including BRADLEY, SMITH etc, British Tortricoid Moths, British Spiders, The Worshipful Company of Gardeners of London, etc (11) £40
72 DAVIS & LEES, West Yorkshire Geology & Botanical Topography, SHEPPARD Thomas, Yorkshire's Contribution to Science, ROBINSON Flora of East Riding of Yorkshire, LEES, Flora of West Yorkshire, and other titles on Yorkshire and Lancashire Flora (9) £100
73 Nine volumes on Floras of South, South West England and Channel Islands including DAVEY, Flora of Cornwall, GROSE, Flora of Wiltshire, STEARN, Supplement to Flora of Wiltshire, LESTER-GARLAND, Flora of Island of Jersey, GOSSELIN, Guernsey's Earliest Flora , etc (9) £120
74 Thirteen volumes of Botanical and Horticultural interest including LLOYD, The Carnivorous Plants, GREENE, Botanical History Landmarks, Vol 1 only, FLATTELEY & WALTON, The Biology of the Seashore, SALISBURY, Weeds and Aliens (New Naturalist), STARK, Popular History of British Mosses (13) £45
75 GRIFFITH John E., The Flora of Anglesey and Carnarvonshire, TROW, The Flora of Glamorgan, Vol 1 only, Transactions of the Worcestershire Naturalist Club, 1899, LLOYD & RUTTER, Handlist of the Shropshire Flora, and Herefordshire, It's Natural History, Archaeology, written to celebrate Centenary of Woolhope Naturalists' Field Club (5) £60
76 Three folio leather bound volumes containing engravings, prints of portraits etc, cut outs, bears bookplate for Sir Charles Ibbotson (3) £85
77 A collection of 18th Century and 19th Century Indentures and other legal documents. £50
78 BAILEY N., Dictionarium Britannicum or a More Compleat Universal Exymological English Dictionary, 2nd edition, pub London, T. Cox at the Lamb, 1736, endpapers missing, replaced boards (1) £100
79 A large bound volume, The Times 1929 Newspapers from April - July (1) Not Sold
80 Ripon Millenar, History of the City of Ripon, fromt eh Year 1400, pub 1892, with signed Charles II document relating to the Church of Rippon in the County of Yorkshire 1661, and original receipt for both, BINET Rene, Versailles and The Trianons, Ltd Edition 21/100 signed, vellum bound A/F and The Book of Common Prayer and Whole Book of Psalms, one title page missing, title page on Psalmes, dated 1717, printed by William Pearson (3) £40
81 Ten leather bound volumes, bound by Stumpus, Oxford Binding, Baynton, etc and Gordon-Duff John, It Was Different Then (11) £150
82 A selection of Photographs of the Year from c.1930-1953 (original Editor was Mortimer) Not Sold
83 MONTGOMERY of ALAMEIN, Field-Marshal Viscount, A History of Warfare, pub Collins 1968, signed by author, with d.w. (1) £55
84 Nine various volumes including COGGAN Donald, Convictions, CHICHESTER Francis, Gipsy Moth Circles the World, HEATH Edward, Sailing, GALLICO Paul, The Silent Miaow, etc (9) £20
85 A collection of Ephemera relating to the Foyle family, (publishers) including photographs, including Winifred Briggs assistant, receipts, a volume of Foyles Fifty Years 1904-1954, and other items. (Bundle) £40
86 GOLDSMITH Oliver, A History of the Earth and Animated Nature in two volumes, pub Blackie & Son, illus black & white, Vol 1 with coloured plates, CULPEPER, The Complete Herbal, new edition, Harrow Atlas and three other vols (8) £40
87 The Beauties of England and Wales, the British Atlas comprising complete set of County Maps of England and Wales, with general Map of Navigable Rivers and Canals, pub London 1810, hand coloured maps, binding repaired and new endpapers (1) £420
88 HALL Mrs S.C., The Book of Royalty, characteristics of British Palaces, drawings by Perring and Brown, pub London Ackermann and Co. 1839, foxing, boards worn (1) Not Sold
89 PLUMPTRE E.H., (late Dean of Wells), The Life of Dante, edited by Arthur John Butler, pub London 1901 with Siegfried Sassoon's signature, binding poor and ASHFORD Daisy, The Young Visitors or Mr Satteenas Plan, foreward by J.M. Barrie, pub London, Chatto and Windus, 1919, 8th impression (2) Not Sold
90 WANOSTROCHT N., The Classical Vocabulary French and English, with collection of letters, 5th edit, pub London 1803, Everyman His Own Gardener, n.d., lacks title page, ADDISON Joseph, The Free Holder or Political Essays, pub London 1751, BALTHASARIS CASTILIONIS, Curi ali Sive Aulico, pub 1713 and Natural History of Various Counties with maps, no title page (5) £90
91 ROSS and SOMERVILLE, a Patrick's Day Hunt, Some Experiences of an Irish RM, pub Westminster, Archibald Constable & Co. Ltd., illustrated col. plates (1) £90
92 CROMBE Charles, The Rules of Golf, published by Golf Illustrated, Copyright of Perrier, French Natural Sparkling Table Water, New Bond Street, humerous illustrations in colour (1) Not Sold
93 CRADDOCK Harry, Compiler, The Savoy Cockktail Book pub London, Constable and Company Ltd, 1930, compiled for the Savoy Hotel, London (1) Not Sold
94 JOHNSTON Keith, Royal Atlas of Modern Geography, pub William Blackwood and Sons, 1869, boards loose (1) £55
95 A selection of Countryside titles, by Ian Niall, H. E. Bates, etc, chiefly illustrated by C. F. Tunnicliffe (24) £90
96 The "Times" Atlas containing Maps etc, pub The Office of The Times, 1895, folio (1) £30
98 WHITE Rev Malcolm, The Symbolical Numbers in Scripture 1868, McCORMACK R, Seven in Scripture 1926 and the Polyglot Bible c1850 (3) £60
99 McCORMICK Malachi, Irish Festive Fare - A Cookbook, The Stone Street Press, 1984 and 2 similar, boxed (each signed by the author), SOYER Alexis, The Modern Housewife or Menagere, comprising nearly 1000 Receipts….for the preparation of Every Meal of the Day, 1849, SCOTT Joan Hall, The Governor’s Lady, Entertainment and Recipes At Government House Cayman Islands, 2007, signed by author and Cre-Fydd’s Family Fare, The Young Housewife’s Daily Assistant, 1871 (6). £35
100 A 1574 Bishop's Version Bible with Apocrypha, Prophets, Machabees, etc, some loss of pages and title page missing, later leather binding £250
101 COSMETICS For My Lady and Good Fare for My Lord, collected Recipes, pub The Golden Cockerel Press limited edition 135/300, decorative cloth with tree and cockerel (1) £75
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