Two Day Antique Sale on
Tuesday 30th & Wednesday 31st January 2018
Sale on line both days
Lots: 858-905 of 1568
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 858
A box containing a large quantity of miscellaneous unsorted Worldwide and British stamps together with a collection of First Day Covers, loose stamp album pages, etc
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £45
Lot 859
GB covers in an album and a box with Benham official signed covers including Ian Botham, Virginia Wade, Steve Cram, Will Carling, Stanley Matthews, etc
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £150
Lot 860
Three boxes containing a large quantity of GB and world stamps in bags, stockbooks, on stock cards, a Lincoln album, FDCs, etc
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £160
Lot 861
A collection of Royal Mail Mint Stamps, two albums containing Royal Commemorative First Day Covers, further loose covers, etc
Estimate:  £40 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 862
A box containing a large quantity of world stamps in albums, stockbooks, bags etc
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £45
Lot 863
Two boxes containing stamps flown covers, some signed, Concorde covers, Roman and coin covers and medal covers
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £240
Lot 864
An Edward Stanford Ordnance Map of the Gower dated 1867, together with two boxes containing a large quantity of early 20th century onwards Ordnance Survey maps and guides
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £65
Lot 865
Four Atlas's including Andrees Hand Atlases, Dritte Auflage, 1893, The Survey Atlas of England and Wales by J G Bartholomew, 1903, Atlas der Geologie, H Berkhaus, 1892 and Stanford's Geological Atlas of Great Britain 1904, etc
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £240
Lot 866
A suitcase containing an interesting and extensive collection of early 20th century Postal History consisting of a large collection of addressed envelopes, etc, together with a quantity of mint stamps (displayed in cabinet)
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £85
Lot 867
A collection of four autograph books and signed black and white photographs including Gracie Fields and Florence Desmond, two early 20th century photograph albums, further notebooks, sketchbooks, etc
Estimate:  £20 - 25 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £90
Lot 868
A collection of 19 Rugby programmes from the 1970s - Wales v The World
Estimate:  £15 - 20 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 869
A collection of 14 miscellaneous maps of Palestine dating from the 1930s to 1940s
Estimate:  £15 - 20 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £80
Lot 870
Twelve edition of The Regiment Magazine - various dates 1905 to 1912
Estimate:  £20 - 25 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £25
Lot 871
A collection of Nostalgia and other postcards
Estimate:  £15 - 20 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
Lot 872
Berthold's Political Handkerchief, London, Monday, September 5th, 1831 - price for 4d
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £40
Lot 873
A large collection of mixed football programmes and fanzines including United Review, Sky Blue, Albion News, etc, various dates from the late 1960s - 1980/90s
Estimate:  £50 - 70 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 874
A box containing three editions of the Law Times - 1880/1/2 together with a large collection of mainly 18th and 19th century legal documents mainly conveyancing and mortgage papers, many for properties in Wotton Under Edge and surrounding districts, also included are two indenture documents both dating from the 1600s
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £220
Lot 875
10 albums containing an extensive quantity of Royal Mail Postcards, together with a box containing a large packaged collection of similar postcards
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £260
Lot 876
15 albums containing a large collection of Royal Mail First Day Covers, together with a box containing a quantity of further FDCs, etc
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £440
Lot 877
A box containing a quantity of early 20th century correspondence and ephemera mainly written in French and including postcards, a late 19th century edition of Scottish Gallovidian Encyclopaedia and a small number of vintage children's books
Estimate:  £60 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £45
Lot 878
A box containing a large quantity of mainly 18th and 19th century conveyancing, mortgage and title deeds, etc, together with a number of earlier indenture documents
Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £220
Lot 879
A collection of stereo views by Realistic Travels, The Great War Official Series contained within 5 books, presented as 10 - containing approx 500 cards in total
Estimate:  £400 - 500 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 880
A collection of The Model Engineer magazine, various dates through the 1930s, further engineering related pamphlets and magazines, the box containing a quantity of copy technical drawings, etc, together with a number of reproductions of plans for a steam locomotive, Allchin - ME Traction Engine, etc
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £15
Lot 881
A box containing ten cigarette card albums together with a quantity of loose sets of cigarette cards
Estimate:  £20 - 25 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
Lot 881A
A small collection of pin up calendars, mainly dating from the 1980s
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
Lot 882
Two late 19th century scrap books containing a wide range of cuttings, together with The History of Hyde Park by Sir Max Pemberton and a Cheltenham College Cheltenham Bible published 1905
Estimate:  £80 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 883
Two folders of QEII postal stationery, mostly mint
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £30
Lot 885
An unusual edition of The Holly Tree by Charles Dickens made into a book by the Roycrofters at their shop in East Aurora, New York, August 1953 - Borders were designed by Samuel Horner, typography by Newel Q White (displayed in cabinet)
Estimate:  £50 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 885A
Laurie Lee - Selected Poems, published by Deutsch, signed by the author
Sold for:   £20
Lot 886
Poems by Mr Gray, A New Edition, printed for J Murray, 1790
Estimate:  £15 - 20 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 887
Bracken, Henry M.D. - Farriery Improved: or A Complete Treatise upon the Art of Farriery, London 1739, (second edition), plus volume II of the same title published London 1740
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 888
Spenser's Faerie Queene limited edition publication by The Folio Society, no. 393/1000, together with The Spencer's Encyclopaedia
Estimate:  £150 - 200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £240
Lot 889
A collection of miscellaneous Folio Society books including a box set of the works of Thomas Hardy (approx 32 volumes)
Estimate:  £50 - 70 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £55
Lot 890
Five leather bound antiquarian books including Don Quixote, Corenii Nepotis Excellentium Imperatrum Vitae, The History of England (Vol III) etc
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 891
The Elements of Agriculture by M Duhmael Du Monceau, in two volumes, published London 1764, illustrated with 14 foldout engravings
Estimate:  £80 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 892
The Transvaal War Album - The British Forces in South Africa, Celebrities of the Army, two volumes of With The Flag to Pretoria, etc, together with a 1936 publication (Deutsches Land in 111 Flugaufnahmen) together with an envelope containing a number of mixed documents including a National Registration Card dated 1915
Estimate:  £20 - 25 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £15
Lot 893
A collection of good quality art reference books including six Folio editions
Estimate:  £20 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £55
Lot 894
A scrap book containing a collection of postcards illustrating various trams together with a collection of books mainly about transport and including an number of vintage books and pamphlets about the same subject
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £30
Lot 895
A collection of books about railways and related subjects
Estimate:  £20 - 25 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £40
Lot 896
A mixed collection of books including a first edition of The Finish by Sir Alfred Munnings, To Hunt The Fox by David Brock, The New Naturalist Butterflies, by E B Ford, published 1953, etc, together with a small number of early 20th century adventure books many with decorative covers
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 897
A General System of Horsemanship in all its Branches, by William Cavendish, Duke of Newcastle, copy number 9/500, signed by The Duke of Beaufort, published Nottingham Court Press 1980, with gilt decoration to cover and spine and contained within dark green box
Estimate:  £150 - 200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £140
Lot 898
Three boxes of good quality reference books relating to marine history, fishing and related subjects
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £80
Lot 898A
A collection of books mainly about clocks and related subjects including a copy of Britten's Old Clocks and Watches and their Makers
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £30
Lot 899
A collection of mixed Folio Society books including four boxed sets
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £220
Lot 900
A quantity of books about photography and travel photography in particular
Estimate:  £20 - 25 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £15
Lot 901
A boxed edition of Tractatus de Herbis, published by The Folio Society, no. 619/1000
Estimate:  £100 - 150 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £160
Lot 902
A quantity of books about British trees and related subjects including two volumes of Trees & Shrubs Hardy in the British Isles by WJ Bean, Flowering Plants and Ferns by JC Willis, etc
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
Lot 903
A large collection of travel related books including a Folio Society edition of the Wonders of the World
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £35
Lot 904
A large quantity of books related to sailing and related subjects including two Folio Society editions, a boxed edition of The Coastal Trade, paintings by Lionel Willis, published by The Bourton Press, two volumes of The Ocean, Atmosphere & Life by E Reclus, Great Britain's Coasting Pilot, etc
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £50
Lot 905
A miscellaneous collection of interesting and varied books and other publications, mainly early 20th century onwards and including a late 19th century edition of Dogs; Their Management by E Mayhew, etc, together with a collection of vintage Penguin and other paperbacks
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
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