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Sale of Antiquarian and Collectors' Books

by Toovey's Live Webcast Auction 19 Feb 2013 13:30 GMT

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Washington, West Sussex

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  • Spring Gardens
  • Washington
  • West Sussex
  • RH20 3BS
  • United Kingdom

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BLYTON, Enid. Five Go To Demon’s Rocks. [N.p. but London:] Hodder & Stoughton, 1961. First

Lot 3001

BLYTON, Enid. Five Go To Demon’s Rocks. [N.p. but London:] Hodder & Stoughton, 1961. First edition, 8vo (183 x 118mm.) Illustrations, many printed...

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BLYTON, Enid. [The Noddy Books.] London: Sampson, Low, Marston & Co. Ltd., [n.d. but circa 1965-

Lot 3002

BLYTON, Enid. [The Noddy Books.] London: Sampson, Low, Marston & Co. Ltd., [n.d. but circa 1965-1974]. Numerous colour illustrations by Beck. (Occ...

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MILNE, A.A. When We Were Very Young. London: Methuen & Co. Ltd., 1924. First edition, 8vo (190 x

Lot 3003

MILNE, A.A. When We Were Very Young. London: Methuen & Co. Ltd., 1924. First edition, 8vo (190 x 122mm.) Illustrations and decorations by E.H. She...

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MILNE, A.A. Now We Are Six. London: Methuen & Co. Ltd., 1927. First edition, 8vo (188 x 119mm.)

Lot 3004

MILNE, A.A. Now We Are Six. London: Methuen & Co. Ltd., 1927. First edition, 8vo (188 x 119mm.) Illustrations and decorations by E.H. Shepard. (A ...

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MILNE, A.A. Winnie-the-Pooh. London: Methuen & Co. Ltd., 1926. First edition, 8vo (190 x 125mm.)

Lot 3005

MILNE, A.A. Winnie-the-Pooh. London: Methuen & Co. Ltd., 1926. First edition, 8vo (190 x 125mm.) Illustrations and decorations by E.H. Shepard. (O...

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MILNE, A.A. The House at Pooh Corner. London: Methuen & Co. Ltd., 1928. First edition, 8vo (183 x

Lot 3006

MILNE, A.A. The House at Pooh Corner. London: Methuen & Co. Ltd., 1928. First edition, 8vo (183 x 118mm.) Illustrations and decorations by E.H. Sh...

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MILNE, A.A. The House at Pooh Corner. London: Methuen & Co. Ltd., 1928. First edition, 8vo (190 x

Lot 3007

MILNE, A.A. The House at Pooh Corner. London: Methuen & Co. Ltd., 1928. First edition, 8vo (190 x 125mm.) Illustrations and decorations by E.H. Sh...

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MILNE, A.A. Success, a Play in Three Acts. New York & London: 1926. First edition, 8vo (200 x

Lot 3008

MILNE, A.A. Success, a Play in Three Acts. New York & London: 1926. First edition, 8vo (200 x 133mm.) (Occasional minor light browning.) Original ...

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MILNE, A.A. When We Were Very Young. London: Methuen Children’s Books, 1974. Limited edition of

Lot 3009

MILNE, A.A. When We Were Very Young. London: Methuen Children’s Books, 1974. Limited edition of 300 copies, this number 279 signed by Christopher ...

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MILNE, A.A. Winnie-the-Pooh. London: Methuen Children’s Books, 1976. Limited edition of 300

Lot 3010

MILNE, A.A. Winnie-the-Pooh. London: Methuen Children’s Books, 1976. Limited edition of 300 copies, this number 33 signed by Christopher Milne, 8v...

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MILNE, A.A. Now We Are Six. London: Methuen Children’s Books 1977. Limited edition of 300 copies,

Lot 3011

MILNE, A.A. Now We Are Six. London: Methuen Children’s Books 1977. Limited edition of 300 copies, this number 19 signed by Christopher Milne, 8vo ...

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MILNE, A.A. The House at Pooh Corner. London: Methuen Children’s Books, 1978. Limited edition of 300

Lot 3012

MILNE, A.A. The House at Pooh Corner. London: Methuen Children’s Books, 1978. Limited edition of 300 copies signed by Christopher Milne, 8vo (186 ...

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SHEPARD, Ernest H. Fun & Fantasy, a Book of Drawings. London: 1927. First edition, folio (320 x

Lot 3013

SHEPARD, Ernest H. Fun & Fantasy, a Book of Drawings. London: 1927. First edition, folio (320 x 248mm.) Numerous illustrations, some colour and fu...

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MILNE, A.A. Teddy Bear and Other Songs from When We Were Very Young... music by Fraser-Simson.

Lot 3014

MILNE, A.A. Teddy Bear and Other Songs from When We Were Very Young... music by Fraser-Simson. London: 1926. First edition, 8vo (310 x 245mm.) Ill...

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MILNE, A.A. Miss Elizabeth Bennet, a Play from ‘Pride and Prejudice’. London: Chatto & Windus, 1936.

Lot 3015

MILNE, A.A. Miss Elizabeth Bennet, a Play from ‘Pride and Prejudice’. London: Chatto & Windus, 1936. 8vo (189 x 125mm.) (Minor spotting.) Original...

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MILNE, A.A. Once on a Time. London, New York, etc.: [n.d.] 8vo (185 x 122mm.) Colour frontispiece, 4

Lot 3016

MILNE, A.A. Once on a Time. London, New York, etc.: [n.d.] 8vo (185 x 122mm.) Colour frontispiece, 4 colour plates, uncoloured illustrations, all ...

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ANDERSEN, Hans. Puggie’s Grave. London & New York: Sockl & Nathan, [n.d.] Oblong 8vo (102 x131mm.)

Lot 3017

ANDERSEN, Hans. Puggie’s Grave. London & New York: Sockl & Nathan, [n.d.] Oblong 8vo (102 x131mm.) Chromolithographed illustrations. (Minor browni...

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ANDRÉ, R. (illustrator). – Juliana Horatia EWING. Papa Poodle & Other Pets. London & New York: [n.d.

Lot 3018

ANDRÉ, R. (illustrator). – Juliana Horatia EWING. Papa Poodle & Other Pets. London & New York: [n.d. but circa 1884]. Oblong 4to (149 x 175mm.) Pr...

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DULAC, Edmund (illustrator). The Sleeping Beauty and other Fairy Tales... retold by Sir Arthur

Lot 3019

DULAC, Edmund (illustrator). The Sleeping Beauty and other Fairy Tales... retold by Sir Arthur Quiller-Couch. London: Hodder & Stoughton, [n.d. bu...

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DULAC, Edmund. Fairy Book: Fairy Tales of the Allied Nations. London, New York, etc.: Hodder &

Lot 3020

DULAC, Edmund. Fairy Book: Fairy Tales of the Allied Nations. London, New York, etc.: Hodder & Stoughton, [n.d. but 1916.] Limited edition of 350 ...

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DULAC, Edmund (illustrator). – Omar KHAYYAM. Rubaiyat... rendered into English Verse by Edward

Lot 3021

DULAC, Edmund (illustrator). – Omar KHAYYAM. Rubaiyat... rendered into English Verse by Edward Fitzgerald. London: Hodder & Stoughton, [n.d. but c...

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DULAC, Edmund (illustrator). – Omar KHAYYAM. Rubaiyat… rendered into English Verse by Edward

Lot 3022

DULAC, Edmund (illustrator). – Omar KHAYYAM. Rubaiyat… rendered into English Verse by Edward Fitzgerald. London: Hodder and Stoughton Limited, [n....

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DULAC, Edmund (illustrator). Stories from The Arabian Nights retold by Laurence Housman. London:

Lot 3023

DULAC, Edmund (illustrator). Stories from The Arabian Nights retold by Laurence Housman. London: Hodder and Stoughton Limited, [n.d. but circa 193...

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DULAC, Edmund (illustrator). Princess Badoura… retold by Laurence Housman. [N.p. but London:] Hodder

Lot 3024

DULAC, Edmund (illustrator). Princess Badoura… retold by Laurence Housman. [N.p. but London:] Hodder and Stoughton, [n.d. but 1913.] Limited editi...

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THEATRE. - Mark AMBIENT & A.M. THOMPSON. The Arcadians, Souvenir Presented by Robert Courtneidge

Lot 3025

THEATRE. - Mark AMBIENT & A.M. THOMPSON. The Arcadians, Souvenir Presented by Robert Courtneidge on the Occasion of the Second Anniversary, Friday...

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DULAC, Edmund (illustrator). – Nathaniel HAWTHORNE. Tanglewood Tales. London, New York, etc.: [n.

Lot 3026

DULAC, Edmund (illustrator). – Nathaniel HAWTHORNE. Tanglewood Tales. London, New York, etc.: [n.d. but 1918.] 4to (283 x 219mm.) 14 tipped-in col...

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GREENAWAY, Kate. Under the Window, Pictures & Rhymes for Children... engraved & printed by Edmund

Lot 3027

GREENAWAY, Kate. Under the Window, Pictures & Rhymes for Children... engraved & printed by Edmund Evans. London & New York: George Routledge & Son...

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POTTER, Beatrix. The Tale of Timmy Tiptoes. London & New York: Frederick Warne & Co., 1911. First

Lot 3028

POTTER, Beatrix. The Tale of Timmy Tiptoes. London & New York: Frederick Warne & Co., 1911. First edition, 1st or 2nd printing. 16mo (137 x 98mm.)...

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POTTER, Beatrix. The Story of Miss Moppet. London & New York: Frederick Warne & Co., 1906. ?First

Lot 3029

POTTER, Beatrix. The Story of Miss Moppet. London & New York: Frederick Warne & Co., 1906. ?First edition, concertina foldout (110 x 2475mm.) Titl...

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POTTER, Beatrix. The Tale of Mr Tod. London & New York: Frederick Warne & Co., 1912. First

Lot 3030

POTTER, Beatrix. The Tale of Mr Tod. London & New York: Frederick Warne & Co., 1912. First edition, 1st or 2nd printing, 16mo (138 x 104mm.) 15 co...

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RACKHAM, Arthur (illustrator). – Eden PHILLPOTTS. A Dish of Apples. London & New York: Hodder &

Lot 3031

RACKHAM, Arthur (illustrator). – Eden PHILLPOTTS. A Dish of Apples. London & New York: Hodder & Stoughton, [n.d. but 1921.] 4to (209 x 168mm.) 3 c...

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RACKHAM, Arthur (illustrator). – Washington IRVING. Rip Van Winkle. London & New York: 1919.

Lot 3032

RACKHAM, Arthur (illustrator). – Washington IRVING. Rip Van Winkle. London & New York: 1919. Reprint, 4to (250 x 180mm.) 24 colour plates, uncolou...

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RACKHAM, Arthur (illustrator). – ‘Lewis CARROLL’. Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland. London & New

Lot 3033

RACKHAM, Arthur (illustrator). – ‘Lewis CARROLL’. Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland. London & New York: 1919. Fourth impression, 4to (204 x 148mm.)...

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RACKHAM, Arthur (illustrator). – [Richard BARHAM]. The Ingoldsby Legends or Mirth & Marvels.

Lot 3034

RACKHAM, Arthur (illustrator). – [Richard BARHAM]. The Ingoldsby Legends or Mirth & Marvels. London & New York: 1907. 4to (254 x 187mm.) Decorativ...

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RACKHAM, Arthur (illustrator). The Fairy Tales of the Brothers Grimm. London: Constable & Company

Lot 3035

RACKHAM, Arthur (illustrator). The Fairy Tales of the Brothers Grimm. London: Constable & Company Ltd., 1909. 4to (250 x 185mm.) Title printed in ...

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RACKHAM, Arthur (illustrator). – Henrik IBSEN. Peer Gynt. London: George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd., 1936.

Lot 3036

RACKHAM, Arthur (illustrator). – Henrik IBSEN. Peer Gynt. London: George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd., 1936. 4to (248 x 186mm.) 12 colour plates, uncolour...

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ROBINSON, W. Heath (illustrator). Hans Andersen’s Fairy Tales. [London: Hodder & Stoughton Limited

Lot 3037

ROBINSON, W. Heath (illustrator). Hans Andersen’s Fairy Tales. [London: Hodder & Stoughton Limited for] Boots the Chemists, [n.d. but circa 1920.]...

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THOMSON, Hugh (illustrator). - J.M. BARRIE. Quality Street. [N.p. but London:] Hodder &

Lot 3038

THOMSON, Hugh (illustrator). - J.M. BARRIE. Quality Street. [N.p. but London:] Hodder & Stoughton, [n.d. but circa 1913.] Limited edition of 1000 ...

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NICHOLSON, William (illustrator). – Rudyard KIPLING. An Almanac of Twelve Sports. London: William

Lot 3039

NICHOLSON, William (illustrator). – Rudyard KIPLING. An Almanac of Twelve Sports. London: William Heinemann, 1898. 4to (311 x 244mm.) 12 full-page...

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WADSWORTH, Edward. The Black Country… with an introduction by Arnold Bennett. [N.p.:] The Ovid

Lot 3040

WADSWORTH, Edward. The Black Country… with an introduction by Arnold Bennett. [N.p.:] The Ovid Press, 1920. Folio (350 x 242mm.) 20 monochrome pla...

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ALMA-TADEMA, Lawrence (illustrator). - Helen ZIMMERN. The Epic of Kings, Stories Retold from

Lot 3041

ALMA-TADEMA, Lawrence (illustrator). - Helen ZIMMERN. The Epic of Kings, Stories Retold from Firdusi. London: T. Fisher Unwin, 1882. Limited editi...

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DE LA MARE, Walter. Songs of Childhood… new edition. London, New York, etc.: 1923. Limited edition

Lot 3042

DE LA MARE, Walter. Songs of Childhood… new edition. London, New York, etc.: 1923. Limited edition of 310 copies, this number 280 signed by the au...

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SHEPARD, Ernest H. (illustrator). – John SQUIRE (editor). Cheddar Gorge, a Book of English

Lot 3043

SHEPARD, Ernest H. (illustrator). – John SQUIRE (editor). Cheddar Gorge, a Book of English Cheeses. London: Collins, 1937. Limited edition of 220 ...

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CLARKE, Harry (illustrator). – Edgar Allan POE. Tales of Mystery and Imagination. London, Bombay &

Lot 3044

CLARKE, Harry (illustrator). – Edgar Allan POE. Tales of Mystery and Imagination. London, Bombay & Sydney: 1928. 4to (265 x 200mm.) 24 plates, occ...

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BIANCO, Pamela (illustrator). – Walter DE LA MARE. Flora, a Book of Drawings. London: William

Lot 3045

BIANCO, Pamela (illustrator). – Walter DE LA MARE. Flora, a Book of Drawings. London: William Heinemann, [n.d. but circa 1919.] Folio (286 x 218mm...

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PERRAULT, Charles. Les Contes. Paris: [n.d. but circa 1880.] 8vo (265 x 171mm.) Decorative borders

Lot 3046

PERRAULT, Charles. Les Contes. Paris: [n.d. but circa 1880.] 8vo (265 x 171mm.) Decorative borders printed in colour throughout, plates and illust...

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D’ISRAELI, Isaac. Narrative Poems. London: printed for John Murray, 1803. First edition, 4to (240

Lot 3047

D’ISRAELI, Isaac. Narrative Poems. London: printed for John Murray, 1803. First edition, 4to (240 x 195mm.) (Some browning and minor damp-staining...

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FLINT, William Russell (illustrator). – Harold J.L. WRIGHT. Etchings and Dry Points… Catalogue

Lot 3048

FLINT, William Russell (illustrator). – Harold J.L. WRIGHT. Etchings and Dry Points… Catalogue Raisonné. London: P. & D. Colnaghi & Co Ltd., 1957....

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FLINT, William Russell (illustrator). – Harold J.L. WRIGHT. Etchings and Dry Points… Catalogue

Lot 3049

FLINT, William Russell (illustrator). – Harold J.L. WRIGHT. Etchings and Dry Points… Catalogue Raisonné. London: P. & D. Colnaghi & Co Ltd., 1957....

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GARDNER, Keith S., and Nigel D. CLARK. Sir William Russell Flint 1880-1969, a Comparative Review

Lot 3050

GARDNER, Keith S., and Nigel D. CLARK. Sir William Russell Flint 1880-1969, a Comparative Review of the Artist’s Signed Limited Edition Prints. Br...

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FLINT, William Russell. In Pursuit, an Autobiography. London: The Medici Society Ltd., 1970. Limited

Lot 3051

FLINT, William Russell. In Pursuit, an Autobiography. London: The Medici Society Ltd., 1970. Limited edition of 1050 copies, this number 412 of 10...

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BUCKERIDGE, Anthony. Jennings Again! London: Macmillan Children’s Books, 1991. 8vo (197 x 122mm.) (

Lot 3052

BUCKERIDGE, Anthony. Jennings Again! London: Macmillan Children’s Books, 1991. 8vo (197 x 122mm.) (Very minor browning.) Original cloth, dust-jack...

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MODERN FIRST EDITIONS. – William GOLDING. The Spire. London: Faber and Faber, 1964. First edition,

Lot 3053

MODERN FIRST EDITIONS. – William GOLDING. The Spire. London: Faber and Faber, 1964. First edition, 8vo (183 x 118mm.) (Minor spotting to fore-edge...

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LANG, Andrew. The Violet Fairy Book. London, New York, etc.: Longmans, Green, and Co., 1901. First

Lot 3054

LANG, Andrew. The Violet Fairy Book. London, New York, etc.: Longmans, Green, and Co., 1901. First edition, 8vo (185 x 121mm.) Colour frontispiece...

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FRAZER, James. G. The Golden Bough, a Study in Magic and Religion, third edition. London:

Lot 3055

FRAZER, James. G. The Golden Bough, a Study in Magic and Religion, third edition. London: Macmillan and Co., Limited, 1911-1913. 7 vols. in 10 onl...

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SUSSEX. – Wilbraham V. COOPER. A History of the Parish of Cuckfield. Haywards Heath: C. Clarke,

Lot 3056

SUSSEX. – Wilbraham V. COOPER. A History of the Parish of Cuckfield. Haywards Heath: C. Clarke, 1912. 8vo (219 x 139mm.) Plates, illustrations, fo...

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PROUST, Marcel. [Remembrance of Things Past.] London: Chatto & Windus, 1960-1972. 12 vols., 8vo (179

Lot 3057

PROUST, Marcel. [Remembrance of Things Past.] London: Chatto & Windus, 1960-1972. 12 vols., 8vo (179 x 108mm.) Plates. Original cloth, dust-jacket...

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BINDINGS. – Charles DICKENS. [The Works.] London: Chapman and Hall, [n.d. but circa 1890.] 20

Lot 3058

BINDINGS. – Charles DICKENS. [The Works.] London: Chapman and Hall, [n.d. but circa 1890.] 20 vols. in thirteen, 8vo (176 x 119mm.) Numerous plate...

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POETRY. – Elizabeth Barrett BROWNING. Sonnets. Guildford: A.C. Curtis, 1902. Small 4to (121 x 96mm.)

Lot 3059

POETRY. – Elizabeth Barrett BROWNING. Sonnets. Guildford: A.C. Curtis, 1902. Small 4to (121 x 96mm.) Printed in red and black, frontispiece. (Ligh...

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FIELDING, Henry. The Works... the third edition. London: 1766. 12 vols., 12mo (170 x 98mm.) Portrait

Lot 3060

FIELDING, Henry. The Works... the third edition. London: 1766. 12 vols., 12mo (170 x 98mm.) Portrait frontispiece to vol. I. (Some spotting and br...

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