Books, Manuscripts & Maps Sale - Timed Auction

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  • Ended 15 Oct 2021 19:12 BST

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DAVID TEW. 'The Oakham Canal.' Signed author, ltd edn, Illustrated by Rigby Graham, Two postcards regarding the book to Justin Brooke loosely inse...

EDAWARD THOMAS. 'In Pursuit of Spring.' First Edition, original cloth, top edge etc gilt, 1914, very good. Condition: please request a condition ...

DYLAN THOMAS. 'Under Milk Wood.' First edition, vg condition with slightly worn dj, 1954; 'Collected Poems. 1934-1952.' Top edge red, some foxing ...

STREATFEILD, NOEL, Harlequinade. Lithographs by Clarke Hutton, lacks dj. good; BLAKELOCK, DENYS. In Search of Elsie Piddock. An Echo of Eleanor Fa...

CHARLES DAVID BADHAM. 'A Treatise on the Esculent Funguses of England.' Ten hand-coloured plates complete, orig cloth, gilt, some wear to covers, ...

T. E. LAWRENCE. 'The Mint.' Limited edition of 2000, of which this is Number 1040, goatskin-backed buckram, Jonathan Cape, 1955. The front and rea...

MERVYN PEAKE ILLUSTRATIONS. 'The Hunting of the Snark.' Two copies in fair/good condition. Lacking dj, 1941 plus Zodiac edition, 1942, vg. (3) Co...

MERVYN PEAKE. Various books in various editions. Condition: please request a condition report if you require additional information regarding the...

WILLIAM BUTLER YEATS. 'The Tower.' Original cloth gilt, designed by Thomas Sturge Moore, vg condition, Macmillan 1929. Condition: please request ...

Father Tuck Little Books. 28 vols, plus 4 in the "A Pixie Book" series. All in dustjackets and in good to very good condition. (Little Red Riding ...

MERVYN PEAKE. 'Shapes and Sounds.' Village Press, 1974. Captain Slaughterboard Drops Anchor. The Macmillan Company, New York; Plus 13 other books ...

AGNES CATLOW. 'Popular Garden Botany: A Familiar and Scientific Description.' 20 hand-coloured plated complete, 1855, original cloth gilt, good. ...

ANES CATLOW. 'Popular Greenhouse Botany.' Twenty hand-coloured plates complete, uncut, 1857, original cloth gilt, good. Condition: please request...

THOMAS MOORE. 'A Popular History of the British Ferns and Allied Plants, comprising the Club-Mosses, Pepperworts and Horsetails.' Plates complete,...

DEREK TANGYE. 'Somewhere a Cat is Waiting.' Signed title page by author, very well bound in morocco, gilt by Sangorski and Sutcliffe. Condition: ...

DEREK TANGYE. 'A Cat at the Window.' Signed title page by author, well bound by Sangorski and Sutcliffe in morocco, gilt very good. Condition: pl...

DOREEN TOVEY. 'Raining Cats and Donkeys.' Illustrated by Maurice Wilson, six line dedication to the Tangyes on ffep signed 1972 - pub 1967, first ...

DOREEN TOVEY. 'Cats in May.' Illustrated by Maurice Wilson, first edition, 1959; 'Donkey Work,' illustrated by Maurice Wilson, 1962, first edition...

THE DECORATIVE ART OF LEON BAKST. Appreciation by Arsene Alexandre. Notes on the Ballets by Jean Cocteau. The Fine Art Society, London, 1913. Orig...

EDMUND DULAC ILLUSTRATIONS. 'The Tempest.' By William Shakespeare, 40 tipped in coloured plates with descriptive tissue guards complete, original ...

DICCIONARIO DE LA LENGUA CASTELLANA. 'por la Real Academia Espanola.' Orig marbled leather, labels, 1899, good. Condition: please request a condi...

MURIEL HANDLEY SPICER. 'Toy Dogs and How to Breed and Rear Them being The Life of a Griffon Bruxellois.' Original pictorial cloth, photographic il...

LAURA KNIGHT. 'Oil Paint and Grease Paint.' 3 vols., first Penguin edition, 1941, vg; Plus other unusual Cornish-related books, all in very good c...

W. T. GREENE. 'Birds I have Kept in Years Gone By.' Sixteen colour litho plates comp, orig cloth gilt, teg, 1885, vg; TUFFEN WEST. 'Half-Hours wit...

W. LAUDER LINDSAY, MD. 'A Popular History of British Lichens, comprising an account of their structure, reproduction, uses, distribution, and clas...

AMBROSE HEATH. 'Good Food from the Aga.' Cover and decorations by Edward Bawden, second impression of the first edition, good, 1934; AMBROSE HEATH...

ARTHUR G LANGDON. 'Old Cornish Crosses.' With an article on their ornament by J Romilly Allen, FSA. Illustrations and maps complete. Ex-library wi...

SAM SMITH. 'Rover's Regatta Day.' Illustrated glazed boards, profusely illustrated by the sculptor and artist Sam Smith who has signed this scarce...

MARRIOTT EDGAR. 'Albert Arold and Others compiled and written by Marriott Edgar. Performed by Stanley Holloway and Marriott Edgar.' With 46 charac...

G F SCOTSON-CLARK. 'Cut-Outs.' The Shadow Picture Book. 23 0f 24 cut-outs which have been cut out. Cloth-backed boards, dj (small loss to back cov...

MAX VAN BOEHN. 'Dolls and Puppets.' Translated by Josephine Nicoll, illustrated by 30 plates in colour and 464 illustrations in monochrome, origin...

WILLIAM HODGSON HOPE. 'Men of the Deep Waters.' Second (Cheap) edition, 1921, original cloth, browning to top of backstrip which is separating fro...

EISHIRO ABE. 'The Hand Made Paper of Izumo.' Hand-printed paper-covered boards, hand-made paper dj. 16 tipped in examples of Japanese hand-made pa...

FRANK LLOYD WRIGHT. 'Princeton Monographs in Art and Archaeology. Modern Architecture being the Kahn Lectures for 1930.' Decorative paper-covered ...

THOMAS WRIGHT. 'Heart's Desire, Being principally a presentment from various translations of the quatrains of Omar Khayyam that relate to SAKI, th...

FINE BINDING. 'Lettres de Mon Moulin,' by ALPHONSE DAUDET. Pochoir plates complete. Limited edition no 7623. Special binding for Monsieur et Madam...