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Books, Maps, Manuscripts & Photography

Lawrences Auctioneers of Crewkerne Live Webcast Auction 08 Sep 2020 10:00 BST

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Crewkerne, Somerset

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  • Crewkerne
  • Somerset
  • TA18 8AB
  • United Kingdom

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Barozzi, Giacomo 'Vignola'. Reigles des Cinq Ordres d'Architecture, engraved additional title, title, 46 engravings on 88 leaves, text in French a...

Benezit, E. Dictionnaire critique et documentaire des Peinters, Sculpteurs, Dessinateurs et Graveurs, 8 volumes, new edition, plates, original clo...

Butler, Arthur Stanley George. The Architecture of Sir Edwin Lutyens, 3 volumes, first edition, plates, original buckram, dust-jackets, torn with ...

Cescinsky, Herbert and Ernest Gribble. Early English Furniture and Woodwork, 2 volumes in one, plates, original cloth, folio, London: George Routl...

Farleigh, John. Graven Image, first edition, illustrations, original pictorial boards, rubbed, 8vo, London: Macmillan and Co., 1940; Lewis, John. ...

Halfpenny, William. Practical Architecture, or a Sure Guide to the true working according to the Rules of that Science, engraved title, dedication...

Hardie, Martin. Water-Colour Painting In Britain, 3 volumes, plates, original cloth, dust-jackets, torn with loss, 4to, London: B.T. Batsford, 196...

Letarouilly, Paul. Edifices de Rome moderne, 2 volumes only, engraved frontispiece, 231 engraved plates, water-stained, double-page engraved plan ...

Maccari, Enrico. Secolo XV. XVI. Saggi di Architettura e Decorazione Italiana, 3 parts in one volume, 109 [of 113] engraved plates only, some fold...

Palladio, Andrea. The First Book of Architecture... Translated into English by Godfrey Richards, eleventh edition, engraved frontispiece, 70 engra...

Rackham, Bernard. Catalogue of the Glaisher Collection of Pottery and Porcelain in the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, 2 volumes, plates, original ...

Rossi, Giovanni Giacomo de. Insignium Romae templorum prospectus, engraved title and 71 engraved plates, 2 folding, the first 24 plates waterstain...

Snowman, A. Kenneth. Eighteenth Century Gold Boxes of Europe, plates, original cloth, 4to, Boston: Boston Book and Art Shop, 1966; Bradbury, Frede...

Strawberry Hill. A Catalogue of the Contents of the Mansion... which will be Sold by Auction, by Messrs Venton, Bull and Cooper, on the premises a...

Suys, Tilman Frans and L. P. Haudebourt. Palais Massimi a Roma, first edition, engraved title portrait, 43 engraved plates, stamped verso 'Astor L...

Vasari, Giorgio. Delle Vite De' piu Eccellenti Pittori, Scultori et Architetti, parts 1-3 bound in 2 volumes only, lacking volume 3, mixed edition...

Howe, Ellic. The London Bookbinders, number 65 of 250 copies, original buckram, 8vo, London: Dropmore Press, 1950; When the Rose Bush Brings ...

[Voight, Hans Henning] Fifty Drawings by Alastair, first edition, one of 1025 copies, half-title, 50 plates, some coloured, tissue guards, contemp...

Bennett, Charles. The Sorrowful Ending of Noodledoo..., first edition, 14 engraved plates, occasional light offsetting, 2pp. of advertisements at ...

Chapbook. Deborah Dent and Her Donkey; and Madam Fig's Gala, 17 hand-coloured woodcut illustrations, p.15 torn and repaired, many leaves loose, or...

Bible, English. The Holy Bible Abridged: or, The History of the Old and New Testament. Illustrated with Notes, and Adorned with Cuts. For the Use ...

Robinson, W. Heath. Railway Ribaldry, being 96 Pages of Railway Humour, first edition, illustrations, original pictorial cloth, extremities rubbed...

[Anon] The Famous History of Tom Thumb, Part the Second, woodcut illustrations, browned, in wrappers, as issued, 12mo, London: no publisher, [1810...

[Anon] Cinderella, or the Little Glass Slipper, 13 illustrations by M.J.R., all hand-coloured, spotted, original boards, scuffed, spine repaired, ...

Barton, Rose. Familiar London, first edition, number 116 of 300 copies, signed by the artist, frontispiece and 60 coloured plates, tissue guards, ...

Kelmscott Press. The Tale of Beowulf, translated by William Morris and A.J. Wyatt, one of 300 copies, printed in red and black throughout, with 'N...

Block, Laurie. An Odd Bestiary. Or, a Compendium of Instructive and Entertaining Descriptions... designed and illustrated by Alan James Robinson, ...

[Combe, William] The Dance of Life, A Poem, hand-coloured aquatint additional title, frontispiece and 24 hand-coloured aquatint plates after Thoma...

[Combe, William] and Thomas Rowlandson. The English Dance of Death, 2 volumes, first edition, hand-coloured aquatint additional title, frontispiec...

Cruickshank, George, illustrator. Peter Schlemihl: from the German of Adelbert von Chamisso, LARGE PAPER COPY, 8 engraved plates, publisher's moro...

Cruikshank, George. George Cruikshank's Omnibus, first edition in book form, half-title, engraved frontispiece, engraved portrait and 20 engraved ...

[Dodgson, Charles Lutwidge] Alice's Adventures in Wonderland... by Lewis Carroll, thirtieth thousand, half-title, illustrations after John Tenniel...

Dodgson, Charles Lutwidge. Through the Looking-Glass, and What Alice Found There, first edition, first issue, with 'wade' on p.21, half-title, ill...

Egan, Pierce. Life in London; or, the Day and Night Scenes of Jerry Hawthorn, Esq., hand-coloured aquatint frontispiece and 35 hand-coloured aquat...

Haskins, Sam. Cowboy Kate and Other Stories, first edition, plates, original cloth, dust-jacket, folio, London: The Bodley Head, 1965; November Gi...

Marshall, John, publisher. A collection of seven Cheap Repository Chapbooks, including; [More, Hannah] The Happy Waterman, 12pp., [n.d.]; [More, H...

McLean, Ruari, editor. Motif: A Journal of the Visual Arts, volumes 1-8 [of 13], plates, illustrations, original decorated boards, a few slightly ...

Milne, A.A. Peter Plys [Winnie-the-Pooh], first edition, half-title, illustrations, original wrappers, spine chipped, 8vo, Copenhagen: Gyldendalsk...

Milne, A.A. The House at Pooh Corner, first edition, half-title, illustrations by E. H. Shepard, original salmon cloth, spine dulled and faded, to...

Moore, Thomas. Paradise and the Peri, first edition, 27 chromo-lithographed leaves by Alfred Warren after Owen Jones and Henry Warren, light spott...

Parley, Peter. Peter Parley's Visit to London, during the Coronation of Queen Victoria, first edition, half-title, 6 hand-coloured lithographed pl...

Playing Cards. Spanish Catalan Pattern, 'El Ciervo', 48 cards, full-length court cards, the nine of cups stamped 'Casino Mercante', backs with blu...

Rackham, Arthur. The Rhinegold and the Valkyrie, first edition, second impression, 34 tipped-in coloured plates, original buckram gilt, dust-jacke...

Rackham, Arthur, illustrator. The Ingoldsby Legends, or Mirths and Marvels, first edition, 24 tipped-in coloured plates, tissue guards, original c...

Reynard, Francis. History Made Easy. A Genealogical Chart of the Kings and Queens of England, hand-coloured folding educational chart, in 12 secti...

Repton, Humphry. Odd Whims; and Miscellanies, 2 volumes, first edition, half-titles, 10 hand-coloured aquatint plates, tissue guards, title vignet...

Rogers, Bruce. The Construction of Roman Letters by Albrecht Durer, 350 copies only, half-title, illustrations, original boards, 8vo, Cambridge: D...

Rowlandson, Thomas and William Combe. The English Dance of Death, volume one only, hand-coloured aquatint frontispiece, additional title and 36 aq...

Scrap Albums. Two albums of scraps, on cloth pages, 52pp. and 64pp. respectively, the smaller with various alphabets, possibly used as a teaching ...

[White, Adam] The Instructive Picture Book, 60 hand-coloured lithographed plates, 2 leaves of text torn without loss, occasional spotting, origina...

Wolpe, Berthold, type designer. A ceramic bowl potted by a member of the Wolpe family in memory of Berthold Wolpe, the rim impressed with an alpha...

Rackham, Arthur, illustrator. Undine, by De la Motte Fouque, number 3 of 1000 copies, signed by the artist, 15 tipped-in coloured plates, tissue g...

Adelphoi Zangaki. An album containing 37 mounted albumen portraits of Egyptian people, c.1870, mostly by Adelphoi Zangaki, including Sudanese boys...

Europe. An album of 62 mounted photochrom views, mostly of the alps and Italy, but also including Jerusalem, Gran Canaria, Madeira and Algiers, a ...

Japan. An family album of c.170 portraits, formal and informal, including a portrait of ?Yasushi Ohashi, baseball player, beneath the 'Victoribus ...

Japan. A portfolio of 54 hand-tinted photographic prints, most captioned in the negative, including views of Nagasaki, Kobe, Kioto and Yokohama, a...

Jerusalem and the Holy Land. An album of 48 large albumen photographs of Jerusalem and the Holy Land, titled and signed in the negative 'American ...

Lord Beaverbrook and Winston S. Churchill. A collection of photographs documenting the social and professional engagements of Lord Beaverbrook, c....

Mediterranean. An album containing 44 mounted albumen or silver gelatin photographs by Alexandre Leroux, Giuseppe Incorpora and Giorgio Sommer, mo...

Miscellaneous Photographs, including views of Italy, Japan, and the United Kingdom, the majority loose, but the reminder in three albums, and a fo...

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