Two Day Antique Sale on
Tuesday 1st & Wednesday 2nd May 2018
Online bidding on both days
Lots: 1052-1101 of 1977
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 1052
A collection of retro road and bicycle safety posters
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £40
Lot 1053
A collection of London, provincial and European opera programmes, photographs and postcards, etc, dating from the 1890s onwards
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £75
Lot 1054
A collection of GB, Commonwealth stamps in twelve albums from Queen Elizabeth to modern (displayed in shelves in front of cabinet area)
Estimate:  £800 - 1000 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £1600
Lot 1055
Thirteen volumes of classic hunting titles by R S Surtees, produced by The Surtees Society
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £75
Lot 1056
Eight volumes of The Pictorial Edition of Shakespeare (second edition) published London 1867
Estimate:  £25 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £10
Lot 1057
A collection of nine Herge Tintin books, three Barbar books and a 1959 edition of Orlando (The Marmalade Cat)
Estimate:  £20 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £75
Lot 1058
The Diary of Sam Pepys with notes by Richard Lord Braybrooke, published by John Bumpus, London 1889
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £30
Lot 1059
A quantity of mid-20th century children's books including A.A. Milne, Arthur Ransome, Kenneth Graeme, various illustrated picture books, etc, together with a copy of British Birds by Kirkman & Jourdain
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 1060
A quantity of vintage children's books including twenty one Beatrix Potter titles, nineteen Alison Uttley Little Grey Rabbit books and six Ameliaranne books
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £130
Lot 1061
A late 19th century volume of Bunyan's Works with decorated leather spine together with a book entitled Chambea Painting published in India
Estimate:  £20 - 25 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 1062
The Plays of Shakespeare edited by Howard Staunton with illustrations by John Gilbert published by George Routledge & Co London 1858, bound in three volumes
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £30
Lot 1063
Two volumes of Observation on a Tour Through The Highlands and part of the Western Isles of Scotland By T Garnet N.D. published London 1811
Estimate:  £100 - 150 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 1064
A collection of good quality reference books on glass and related subjects (18 volumes)
Estimate:  £20 - 25 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £45
Lot 1065
A collection of books about orchids and other natural history subjects, including three New Naturalist titles - Wild Flowers of Chalk and Limestone, Wild Orchids of Britain, Mountain Flowers
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £45
Lot 1066
A collection of miscellaneous books and publications including West-Country Stories by A L Rowse, two I-Spy books, vintage Bristol related publications, etc
Estimate:  £20 - 25 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 1067
A copy of Chepstow Ships by Graham E Farr, first edition published December 1954, together with three further books about Chepstow and one about the Port of Cardiff
Estimate:  £50 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £45
Lot 1068
Four AA Milne Winnie The Pooh books including Winnie The Pooh first edition published 1926, Now We Are Six first edition published 1927, The House At Pooh Corner first edition published 1928 and When We Were Very Young 13th edition published 1926, all with gilt decoration on coloured boards and published by Methuen & Co Ltd, London, together with two late 19th century books with ornate covers (displayed on cabinet)
Estimate:  £80 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £440
Lot 1069
Two boxes of miscellaneous books including A Treatise Of The Materia Medica (volume two), a 19th century edition English Etymological Dictionary, Reports Of Cases Argued and Determined The Court Of King's Bench (volume 4), a boxed edition of Violet by Jessica Douglas-Home signed by the author, etc
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £25
Lot 1070
A box containing a collection of miscellaneous books about the countryside and rural pursuits including a number of books by William Cobbett
Estimate:  £20 - 25 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
Lot 1071
Twelve volumes of the Collectors Edition of British Kings and Queens, leather bound with ornate decoration produced by The Easton Press (USA) 1996
Estimate:  £80 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £200
Lot 1072
The History of the Decline & Fall of the Roman Empire by Edward Gibbon in six volumes of the Collectors Edition by Easton Press published 1974 with leather bindings and gilt decoration
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £70
Lot 1073
Twelve volumes of The Great Philosophers Collector's Edition published by The Easton Press (USA), leather bound with gilt decoration
Estimate:  £80 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £190
Lot 1074
Eleven volumes, The Story of Civilization by Will Durant, collector's Edition by The Easton Press (USA) published 1992 with leather bindings and gilt decoration
Estimate:  £80 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £170
Lot 1075
The History America by Page Smith in sixteen volumes, Collector's Edition published by The Easton Press (USA) 1997, leather bound with gilt decoration
Estimate:  £80 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £190
Lot 1076
Six boxed Folio Society titles together with four Heron Books
Estimate:  £20 - 25 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
Lot 1077
Ten volumes of The Oxford Companions Collector's Edition produced by The Easton Press (USA) published 1993 with leather covers and gilt decoration
Estimate:  £80 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £120
Lot 1078
A collection of thirty three Easton Press publications - various subjects, all leather bound with gilt decoration
Estimate:  £60 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £320
Lot 1079
A collection of fourteen science related books, all leather bound, many produced by The Easton Press
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £110
Lot 1080
The Works of Thackeray in twenty six volumes published by Smith, Elder & Co, London, 1887, together with an 1861 Edition of The Leisure Hour
Estimate:  £20 - 25 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £30
Lot 1081
A quantity of mixed children's books including Rupert Annuals, Noddy, Enid Blyton, etc, together with a small collection of stamps
Estimate:  £20 - 25 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
Lot 1082
Two boxes containing a quantity of miscellaneous children's books including many adventure stories, Enid Blyton, Kate Greenaway, Kenneth Grahame, etc, together with a boxed table top soccer game
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £25
Lot 1083
A quantity of early 20th century children's books including two "pop up" picture books and a Moving Pictures disc book
Estimate:  £20 - 25 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £25
Lot 1084
Four boxes of miscellaneous children's books including a large quantity of annuals, Rupert Books, adventure titles, etc
Estimate:  £20 - 25 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £40
Lot 1085
A box containing a large quantity of books by Byron together with a further box of books about D H Lawrence
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £30
Lot 1086
An extensive collection of mixed cd's
Estimate:  £15 - 20 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £30
Lot 1087
Nineteen mixed LP's including John Lennon, Fats Domino, Eric Clapton, etc
Estimate:  £15 - 20 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
Lot 1088
Five Beatles LP's - The Beatles, With The Beatles, A Hard Day's Night (two copies) and Sergeant Peppers Lonely Hearts Club Band together with a box containing a large quantity of mixed 45 rpm singles
Estimate:  £20 - 25 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £35
Lot 1089
An interesting collection of mixed LP's including Greatful Dead, The Beatles, John Lennon, David Bowie, etc, also including Pink Floyd - The Dark Side of The Moon complete with original posters and John Lennon Walls and Bridges, etc
Estimate:  £60 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £85
Lot 1090
Sticky Fingers - The Rolling Stones, Rubber Soul by The Beatles and Bob Dylan Greatest Hits
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £35
Lot 1091
An interesting collection of mainly late 19th century miscellaneous books including Nansen's Farthest North (two volumes), Victor Hugo, Balzac, Fielding, further literature, etc
Estimate:  £40 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £35
Lot 1092
A collection of British and European natural history books (approx 25 volumes)
Estimate:  £15 - 20 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
Lot 1093
A quantity of mainly pottery reference books (approx 22 volumes)
Estimate:  £20 - 25 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £40
Lot 1094
Seventeen volumes of The Oxford History of England published by The Clarendon Press, 1991
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £45
Lot 1095
Forty volumes of miscellaneous art books produced by The Easton Press, all leather bound with gilt decoration, together with a small collection of further art books including two volumes of A Life of Picasso by John Richardson
Estimate:  £80 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £420
Lot 1096
A collection of children's book including ten Alison Utley titles, seventeen Beatrix Potter titles including three early editions of Benjamin Bunny, Miss Moppett and Mrs Tittlemouse (displayed in cabinet), plus further charming children's books including Come to the Circus and Mary Mouse Books both by Enid Blyton
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £30
Lot 1097
A collection of eight Lawson Wood illustrated booklets published by F Warne & Co - Mrs Waddle, Mrs Polly, Mr Prickles, Mr Grunt, etc (displayed in cabinet)
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £40
Lot 1098
A quantity of antique reference books (approximately 25 volumes)
Estimate:  £20 - 25 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £10
Lot 1099
An interesting collection of books including The Shorter Dictionary of The English Furniture, British Flora with illustrations, Bentham & Hooker, Wood and Garden by Gertrude Jekyll, etc
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £25
Lot 1100
A collection of military collectable reference books (approx 25 volumes)
Estimate:  £20 - 25 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £30
Lot 1101
Nine vintage "Angelique" all with dust covers
Estimate:  £15 - 20 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £65
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