Two day Antique Sale on
Tuesday 18th and Wednesday 19th July 2017
Sale online on both days
Lots: 733-781 of 1532
Buyer's Premium at our standard rate(s) plus VAT is payable on all purchases.
Additional fees could also be applicable to certain lots. For further information see the full lot details page by clicking the thumbnail image of the relevant lot.
Lot 733
A mixed collection of books about art and music including Humorous Illustrations by John Leech, Songs of Two Savoyards by Gilbert and Sullivan, etc
Estimate:  £20 - 25 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
Lot 734
A collection of assorted books on riding and hunting, approx 30 volumes
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
Lot 735
The Life of a Sportsman and Life of John Mytton both by Nimrod published by Kegan, Paul & Co, 6 volumes of Jorrocks Edition published 1926, together with three further volumes by R S Surtees
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
Lot 736
A first edition of Thoroughbred Racing Stock by Lady Wentworth, published by George Allen & Unwin Ltd together with a collection of early 20th century equestrian books
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £55
Lot 737
The Complete Works of Charles Dickens in thirty six volumes produced by Heron Books, London with green covers and ornate gilt spines, The History of England in four volumes produced by Heron Books, London together with eleven volumes of John Buchan novels.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £35
Lot 738
Thomas Sheraton, The Cabinet-Maker and Upholsterer's Drawing-Book produced by Praeger Publishers, New York, with original dust jacket.
Estimate:  £20 - 25 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £10
Lot 739
Two volumes of The Life of Samuel Johnson by James Boswell published London 1791 together with four volumes of The Lindleian.
Estimate:  £20 - 25 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £620
Lot 740
A first edition of Half-Hours with the Highwayman in two volumes by C G Harper, published by Chapman & Hall Limited, London 1908, a collection of local topographical books, a boxed set of three LPs entitled Cotswold Voices, Cotswold Characters and Cotswold Craftsmen and Volume 31 of The Illustrated London News.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £55
Lot 741
A collection of antiquarian and later leather bound books (21 volumes approx) including Natural History of Selborne, The Lives of the Most Eminent English Poets, etc.
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £30
Lot 742
Coleridge's Rime of the Ancient Mariner, illustrated by J Noel Paton R.S.A., produced by Art-Union of London 1863.
Estimate:  £20 - 25 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £40
Lot 743
A collection of mixed books including some Folio Society editions, seven "Romany" titles by Bramwell Evens, etc together with a box of classical LPs including some boxed sets.
Estimate:  £20 - 25 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
Lot 744
Ten volumes of The Life & Works of Tennyson, published by MacMillan & Company, London 1898 together with nine volumes of Frederick The Great by Thomas Carlyle.
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
Lot 745
An interesting collection of mixed books, subjects include opera, natural history, carriages, etc together with the 29th edition of Molesworth's Pocket Book of Engineering Formulae plus two fold up maps including a red map of India.
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £40
Lot 746
A collection of classic literature and poetry including R L Stevenson, Rudyard Kipling, J M Barrie, Robert Gibbings and V. Sackville-West, etc.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
Lot 747
An unusual collection of art related books including first edition of The Letters of Eric Gill, published by Jonathan Cape, London 1947, How To Draw Horses by John Skeaping, published by The Studio, Liechtenstein's Picassos; 1962-1964 produced by the Gagosian Gallery, New York, a boxed Miniature History of England (on display in cabinet), etc.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
Lot 748
An Illustrated History of English Plate in two volumes by C J Jackson, published 1911 with owners details inside front cover of second volume - S J Shrubsole of London and New York.
Estimate:  £150 - 200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 749
An interesting collection of mixed books including six volumes of Old Stories and Sayings from...produced by C W Daniel, London, Biggles of the Special Air Police, William & A.R.P., etc.
Estimate:  £15 - 20 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £5
Lot 750
A collection of books relating to The Life and Works of Katherine Mansfield and related subjects.

Sold for:   £20
Lot 751
Thirteen volumes of The Complete Peerage (14), published by The St Catherine Press Limited, London 1910.
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £30
Lot 752
A box containing a collection of vintage and other children's books including a number relating to honey bees.
Estimate:  £15 - 20 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
Lot 753
A leather bound Standard Dictionary of the English Language, published by Funk & Wagnalls Company, London & Toronto 1895 together with a late 19th century bible with ornate leather cover, etc.
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £10
Lot 754
Eight 19th and early 20th century bound copies of The Engineer with Office Reference Copy embossed on the front cover, various dates.
Estimate:  £20 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £10
Lot 755
A box containing a large quantity of Victor and The Wizard Comics, mostly dating from the 1970s.
Estimate:  £15 - 20 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 756
Three volumes of The Library Shakespeare, published by William MacKenzie, London together with a box of assorted books and three copies of The Beano Comic all dating from the 1970s, etc.
Estimate:  £20 - 25 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 757
Five boxes of miscellaneous books including four volumes of The History of England from the Earliest Times to the Death of George the Second, published London 1823, various topographical books, some Ward Lock guide books, topographical subjects, etc.
Estimate:  £15 - 20 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £30
Lot 758
HMV table top gramophone in an oak case (with two needle pins) a late 1940s electric turntable in a walnut case, together with a large stack of 78s
Sold for:   £95
Lot 759
A collection of classical LPs (40 approx).
Estimate:  £15 - 20 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £10
Lot 759A
A quantity (approx 100) of opera programmes - English and European 1990 - 2000 era, together with a reproduction brass 3 branch students lamp
  
Lot 760
Two "His Masters Voice" albums containing a collection of 78 RPM records together with a further quantity of loose 78 RPM records.

Estimate:  £15 - 20 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £10
Lot 761
A collection of children's LPs and singles including some Disneyland Record and Book singles including Mickey Mouse, Alice in Wonderland, Cinderella, etc.
Estimate:  £15 - 20 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
Lot 762
Three boxes of assorted 45 rpm single records including two Cliff Richard and The Drifters and some early Elvis Presley.
Estimate:  £20 - 25 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
Lot 763
A collection of mixed LPs including classical (35 approx).
Estimate:  £15 - 20 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £50
Lot 764
A large collection of mixed LPs including classical, popular, easy listening, 1980s pop and rock.
Estimate:  £20 - 25 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £15
Lot 765
A large collection of mixed 45 rpm singles, various dates.
Estimate:  £15 - 20 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
Lot 766
A quantity of mixed LPs together with a number of 78 rpm records including Buddy Holly, Tommy Steele, Lonnie Donegan, etc., and a boxed set entitled More Songs of Wild Birds produced by H F & G Witherby Limited.
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £30
Lot 767
A carrying case containing approximately 30 LPs and some singles, artists include Sex Pistols, Malcolm McLaren, The Stranglers, Squeeze, etc.
Estimate:  £20 - 25 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £65
Lot 768
Eighteen volumes of the Collins Illustrated Dickens together with twenty three volumes of the Everyman's Library of Classical Literature.
Estimate:  £20 - 25 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £10
Lot 769
An interesting collection of books about all aspects of Gloucestershire including some local towns (50 volumes approx).
Estimate:  £20 - 25 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £55
Lot 770
A large collection of books about the countryside and country life including twenty six volumes of The Country Book Club.
Estimate:  £20 - 25 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 771
An extensive good quality collection of gardening reference books (55 volumes approx) including books by Dan Pearson, Christopher Lloyd, etc., and a copy of Garden Ornament by Jekyll & Hussey with green leather spine and ornate gilt decoration.
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £90
Lot 772
Two volumes of Military Operations Macedonia compiled by Captain Cyril Falls together with two boxes containing the associated maps.
Estimate:  £20 - 25 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £80
Lot 773
A large collection of good quality garden and plant reference books (30 volumes approx).
Estimate:  £20 - 25 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £30
Lot 774
A collection of books about Bristol and its history, two DVDs about the west country and Bristol experiences during the war, a small collection of Bristol related pamphlets, etc., together with six volumes of The War in Pictures produced by Odhams Press Limited, London.
Estimate:  £20 - 25 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £30
Lot 775
Two volumes of Chatterbox (1914 & 1916), The Wonder Book of Children and The Wonder Book of Railways plus further children's books including Enid Blyton, etc., together with The Times Contour Road Map (edition deluxe).
Estimate:  £20 - 25 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 776
A collection of early 20th century black and white photographs depicting various bee keeping clubs and country fairs, a box containing a collection of early 20th century glass photographic slides (displayed in cabinet), a collection of prize certificates dating from the 1940s and 1970s, an autograph album, framed black and white photograph, etc.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £25
Lot 777
A collection of books about bee keeping and related subjects including The New Naturalist - The World of the Honey Bee.
Estimate:  £20 - 25 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £85
Lot 778
A large collection of early 20th century books about bee keeping and related subjects (45 volumes approx).
Estimate:  £20 - 25 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £80
Lot 779
A mixed collection of bee related items including a miniature model of a beehive, a collection of bee related lidded pots including a Goebel example in the form of a bee, etc.
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £30
Lot 780
An interesting collection of late 19th century and other books about allotments, gardens and bee keeping including an 1894 edition of Cottage Gardening, a rebound edition of The British Bee Journal dated 1875, The Apiary or Bees, Beehives and Bee Culture, etc.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £55
Lot 781
The ABC of Bee Culture by A I Root, published Medina Ohio 1895, two volumes of The ABC and XYZ of Bee Culture by A I Root, dated 1910 and 1917, two volumes of Bee-Keeping, New and Old Described with Pen and Camera by W Herrod-Hempsall, published by The British Bee Journal 1930 together with further books about bee keeping, particularly queen bees.
Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £70
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