Book Sale on
Thursday 7th September 2017
On View:
Wednesday 6th - 9am - 5pm
and morning of sale from 9am
Lots: 499-548 of 858
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Lot 499
BRAYBROOKE, Lord Richard - The History of Audley End, to which are appended notices of the Town and Parish of Saffron Walden, in the County of Essex - 1836, with illustrations and maps tog. w. two other books relating to the same county to include; The History of Essex from the Earliest Period to the Present Time - 1814 and BUCKLEY, G - Twenty Two of the Churches of Essex, Architecturally Described and Illustrated - 1856, (3)
Estimate:  £70 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 500
Sketches in Shakespeare Villages - with twenty illustrations by Andrew Deakin
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
Lot 501
Skelton's Etchings of the Antiquities of Bristol from Original Sketches by the late Hugh O' Neill - containing fifty-five single page engraving, each protected by tissue guard
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
Lot 502
Collection of books relating to foreign travel to include;
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £80
Lot 503
SCOT-SKIRVING, E - Cheltenham College Register, 1841-1927, tog. w. PIGG, C. H. Cheltenham College Register, 1841-1951, and a pamphlet for the, Old Cheltonians who have fallen in the War against Germany, Austria and Turkey, August, 1914, to June, 1915 (3)
Estimate:  £25 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £10
Lot 504
BAEDEKER GUIDES - a collection of eleven to include; Norway and Sweden - 1895, sixth edition; Southern France including Corsica - sixth revised edition; Central Italy - 1900, thirteenth revised edition; Paris and its Environs - 1913; Rhine - 1903, fifteenth revised edition; Southern Germany; 1910, eleventh revised edition Central Italy - 1900, thirteenth revised edition; and four copies of Belgium and Holland, including the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg - 1891, tenth edition; 1904, thirteenth edition; 1910, fifteenth edition and 1897 - in German - (11)
Estimate:  £50 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £60
Lot 505
BARBER, James - Picturesque Illustrations of the Isle of Wight, comprising views of every object if interest on the island accompanied by historical and geographical descriptions - undated, full calf, with forty engravings and a fold-out map
Estimate:  £60 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £50
Lot 506
GRANT, James - Old and New Edinburgh, its History, its People and its Places - three vols, Cassell, Petter and Galpin, half calf with numerous illustrations throughout, ex-library, with blind stamps to all illustrations
Estimate:  £25 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 507
BRITTON, J & BRAYLEY, E. W - Devonshire & Cornwall Illustrated, in a series of views of Cities, Towns, Public Buildings, Streets, Docks, Churches, Antiquities, Abbeys, Picturesque Scenery, Castles. Seats of Nobility etc - bound as one, 1832, with two maps and one hundred and forty-two engravings [all as called for] by Thomas Allom and W. H. Bartlett tog. w. another duplicate copy just on Devonshire (2)
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £45
Lot 508
Tour through England, described in a series of Letters, from a Young Gentleman to his Sister - 1811, third edition, with five copper-plates
Estimate:  £25 - 35 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £50
Lot 509
NASH, Joseph - The Mansions of England in the Olden Time - T. Mclean, with twenty-five plates tog. w. SAMBORNE, Linley - Venice from Lord Byron's Childe Harold - 1878, with thirty plates [as called for]; DALY, M Cesar - L'Architecture Privee - 1861, with eighteen plates; STANFIELD, Clarkson - Sketches on the Moselle, The Rhine and The Meuse -1838, Hodgson & Graves, with thirty plates [as called for] on twenty-six pages and WOODWARD, B. B - Windsor Castle, Picturesque and Descriptive - with twenty-two plates, all five large folio, with various degree of damp staining to all plates (5)
Estimate:  £50 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £50
Lot 510
MacLAUCHLAN, Henry - Eastern Branch of the Watling Street, in the County of Northumberland from Bewclay near Portgate on the Roman Wall to Berwick upon Tweed together with a branch extending from High Rochester to Whittingham, from a survey made by discretion of His Grace the Duke of Northumberland, K.C in the years 1857, 1858 and 1859 - 1864, printed for private distribution, with five double page plans
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £95
Lot 511
ST. JOHN-HOPE, W. H - Windsor Castle, an Architectural History - two vols, tog. w. a folder of maps and floor plans, 1913, limited edition no. 368/1500
Estimate:  £25 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £15
Lot 512
CROCKER, James - Sketches of Old Exeter - with sixty plates, folio
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
Lot 513
Collection of books relating to, Devonshire, Cornwall, Dorset etc to include; GASKELL, Ernest - Devonshire Leaders, Social and Political; A Book of the South West tog. w. other books
Estimate:  £25 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £30
Lot 514
WALLIS-BUDGE, E. A - The Nile, Notes for Travellers in Egypt - 1902, eight edition, with two maps tog. w. THACKERAY, Lance - The Light Side of Egypt - 1908, with thirty-six coloured plates [as called for]
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £35
Lot 515
WRIGHT, Thomas - Caricature History of St. Georges - large paper copy, with thirteen engravings [as called for] tog. w HAMERTON, Philip George - Paris, in Old and Present Times - 1885, limited edition of 100 copies on large paper, with twelve full page illustrations [as called for]; The Drawing Room Portrait Gallery of Eminent Personages, January to June 1861 - with engravings on steel by D. J. Pound; KNIGHT, Charles - Old England: A Pictorial Museum of Regal, Ecclesiastical, Municipal, Baronial and Popular Antiquities - two vols, with numerous coloured illustrations and STODDARD, John - Portfolio of Photographs of Famous Scenes, Cities and Paintings (6)
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 516
COBBETT, William - Rural Rides, in the Counties of Surrey, Kent, Sussex, Hampshire, Berkshire, Oxford, Buckinghamshire, Wiltshire, Somerset, Gloucester, Hereford, Salop, Worcester, Stafford, Leicester, Hertford, Essex, Suffolk, Norfolk, Cambridge, Huntingdon, Nottingham, Lincoln, York, Lancaster, Durham and Northumberland, during the years 1821 to 1832 - two vols, 1886, new edition tog. w. a quantity of other travel, topography books etc relating to Oxford, etc to include; PINKERTON - Voyages and Travels - vol III only, 1809
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £28
Lot 517
Ten Ward Lock Guides for, The New Forest; Harrogate, Ilkley, York and the Yorkshire Dales; North Wales, Southern Section; Sheringham, Cromer, Runton and North Norfolk; St Ives, Carbis Bary, Penzance and Lands End; Llandrindod Wells and Central Wales; Hereford and The Wye Valley; South Wales; Malvernm Worcester, Droitwich, Gloucester and Tewkesbury and Lynton and Lynmouth tog. w. a collection of other similar books, to include, The Highways and Byways, The Little Guides etc
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £40
Lot 518
FREUCHEN, Peter - Arctic Adventure - 1936, first edition tog. w. eight other books relating to expeditions to include; STEFANSSON, Vilhjalmur - Hunters of the Great North - 1922, signed by the author on the title page (9)
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £35
Lot 519
NASH, Joseph - The Mansions of England in the Olden Time - 1906, Studio, ] tog. w. Old English Mansions - Studio, 1915, both books with all there illustrations [as called for]
Estimate:  £25 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £15
Lot 520
PATERSON, Lieutenant Colonel - A New and Accurate Description of all the Direct and Principal Roads in England and Wales, and part of the Roads of Scotland - 1811, fifteenth edition, with seven fold out maps [as called for], half calf
Estimate:  £25 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £38
Lot 521
Collection of fifty-six, Reports and Transactions of The Devonshire Association, from the 1960s and later
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 522
PEVSNER, Nicholas - a collection of seventeen guides
Estimate:  £25 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £30
Lot 523
Preliminary Draft Proposals for Post-War Reconstruction in the City of London, 1944, with a collection of plans and maps [all as called for] tog. w. London Wall through Eighteen Centuries, a History of the Ancient Town Wall of the City of London, with a Survey of the existing Remains - 1937 (2)
Estimate:  £25 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £25
Lot 524
SEYER, Rev. Samuel - Memoirs Historical and Topographical of Bristol and its Neighbourhood, from the Earliest Period down to the Present Time - four vols, 1821-1823, with plates, with original boards but losses to spine
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £28
Lot 525
BATES, H. W - Stanford's Compendium of Geography and Travel, Central America, the West Indies and South America - 1855, third edition, with maps of which some fold out and illustrations, full calf

Estimate:  £25 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £42
Lot 526
POWELL, Rev. A. H - The Ancient Borough of Bridgwater tog. w. another by the same author, Bridgwater in the Later Days, both ex-library, and four other books of Somerset interest to include; CHADWYCK-HEADLEY, Charles E. H - The History of Part of West Somerset comprising the Parishes of Luccombe, Selworthy, Stoke Pero, Porlock, Culbone and Oare -1901, in need of being re-bound; WILLIAMS, Michael - The Draining of the Somerset Levels - dust-wrapper; RAWLE, Edwin John - Annals of the Ancient Royal Forest of Exmoor - 1893, limited edition of 350 copies and eleven other books mainly of Somerset interest (16)
Estimate:  £25 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £35
Lot 527
Magna Britannia - Westmorland, Wiltshire and Worcestershire, bound as one, each country with a fold-out Robert Morden map to the front, lacking title-page tog. w. MANNEX, P. J - History, Topography and Directory of Westmorland; and Lonsdale North of the Sands in Lancashire - 1849, lacking maps, ex library (2)
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £25
Lot 528
LONDON - a collection of eight books of interest to include: REYNOLDS, Herbert - The Churches of the City of London - 1922; DEAN, Captain C. G. T - The Royal Hospital Chelsea - 1950; BLACKHAM, Robert J - The Soul of the City, London's Livery Companies - undated; COMPTON-RICKETT, Arthur - The London Life of Yesterday - 1909; CROSLEY, Richard - London's Coats of Arms and the Stories they tell - 1928; BRUCE-BANNERMAN, W - The Registers of St. Mildred, Bread Street, and of St Margaret Moses, Friday Street, London - Vol. XLII Harleian Society Publications, 1912; JENKINSON, Wilberforce - London Churches before the Great Fire - 1917, ex-library and London and Suburbs Trades' Directory and Gazetter, 1924 (8)
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £42
Lot 529
SOMERSET RECORD SOCIETY - a quantity go include; WATKIN, Dom Aelred - The Great Chartulary of Glastonbury - two vols, 1847, together with other Somerset Record Society books and Somersetshire Archaelogical and Natural History Society etc
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
Lot 530
LATIMER, John - The Annals of Bristol in the 18th Century - 1893, with a letter from the author tog. w. five other books relating to Bristol to include; FOX, Francis - Some Account of the Ancient Fraternity of Merchant Taylors of Bristol - 1880, one of fifty copies printed for circulation; Adam's Chronicle of Bristol - 1910; TOMBS, R. C -The Bristol Royal Mail, Post, Telegraph and Telephone; Memorials of Stoke Bishop: its Church and First Vicar (david Wright M. A) - 1897 and LATIMER, John - Sixteenth Century Bristol - 1908 (6)
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £22
Lot 531
Salter's Guide to the Thames - undated, twenty-eighth edition revised, with seven fold out maps
Estimate:  £25 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 532
WALTER, Richard - A Voyage Round the World in the Years, MDCCXL, I, II, III, VI by George Anson, now Lord Anson - 1768, third edition, with three fold out maps, full calf
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £60
Lot 533
WYNDHAM, Henry Penruddocke - A Tour Through Monmouthshire and Wales, made in the years of June and July, 1774, and in the months of June, July and August, 1777 - second edition, 1781, with fifteen engravings
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £25
Lot 534
YORICK, Mr - A Sentimental Journey through France and Italy - two vols, 1768, first edition, together with the second edition, two vols bound as one (3)
Estimate:  £60 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £65
Lot 535
Comes Commercii; or, the Trader's Companion - 1706, second edition
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £22
Lot 536
A Companion to all the Principal Places of Curiofity and Entertainment in and about London and Westminster - 1793, eight edition
Estimate:  £25 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £32
Lot 537
HUGO, Victor - Notre Dame de Paris - two vols, limited edition no 55 of 750 copies, cloth bound with gilt tooling
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
Lot 538
LOT WITHDRAWN - DUPLICATE LOT
Estimate:  £25 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 539
Collection of books of Irish interest to include; Wiggin, Kate - Penelope's Irish Experiences - 1902, eighth edition, with illustrations by C. E. Brock; CAMBLIN, Gilbert - The Town in Ulster - 1951; MITCHEL, John - The Life and Times of Aodh O'Neill - 1845; The Poems of Thomas Davis - 1846; McCarthy, Denis - The Poets and Dramatists of Ireland - Vol I only, 1846; DAVIS, Thomas - The Life of the Right Honourable J. P. Currin - 1846; MEEHAN, Rev. C. P - The Confederation of Kilkenny; McCarthy, D. F - The Book of Irish Ballads and thirty-five other books and pamphlets all relating to Ireland covering various subjects to include books on Yeats, Seamus Heaney, Dublin, Bangor Abbey etc (43)
Estimate:  £70 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £50
Lot 540
Collection of six books of topographical interest to include: Topographical and Statistical Description of the County of Huntington - undated, with a fold out map for the County tog. w. COOKE, George Alexander - A Topographical Description of the Middle Division of Scotland; MILLER, William - Jottings of Kent, being a series of Historical, Ecclesiastical, Topographical and Statistical Sketches- 1864, second edition; ROBERTSON, William - The Social and Political of Rochdale and another by the same author, Rochdale and the Vale of Whitworth and Horne's Guide to Whitby - 1893, third edition, with fold out maps and illustrations (6)
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £38
Lot 541
COLLINSON, Reverend John - The History and Antiquties of the County of Somerset collected from Authentick Records and an Actual Survey made by the Late Mr Edmund Rack - three vols, Bath, 1791, with forty full page engravings but lacking fold-out map, each volume half calf, with raised bands and gilt tooling to the spine
Estimate:  £50 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £110
Lot 542
SAVAGE, James - The Hundred of Carhampton - 1830, re-bound in full calf, with a fold out coloured map tog. w. HANCOCK, F - Dunster Church and Priory; NEWELL-ARBER, E. A - The Coast Scenery of North Devon and a quantity of other books relating to Somerset and Devon
Estimate:  £50 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £70
Lot 543
Collection of books relating to the County of Somerset to include; BOGER, Mrs E - Myths, Scenes and Worthies of Somerset - 1887; CHURCH, C. M - Chapters in the Early History of the Church of Wells, AD 1136-1333 - Barnicott & Pearce,1894; HUMPHREYS, Arthur L - Somerset Parishes, a Handbook of Historical Reference to all Places in the County - 1905; WRIGHT, Peter - The Parish Church Towers of Somerset - 1981 tog. w. a quantity of books of interest to the County
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
Lot 544
DUNKIN, Edward Hadlow Wise - The Monumental Brasses of Cornwall, with Descriptive Genealogical and Heraldic Notes 1882 and another copy, ex library tog. w. Specimans of Ancient Cornish Crosses, Fonts etc - 1850 (3)
Estimate:  £25 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £15
Lot 545
COLE, Edward - Sketches of the Architectural Beauties of Wells & Glastonbury - undated, with sixteen plates [as called for], folio tog. w. HUGO, Thomas - The History of Taunton Priory in the County of Somerset - 1860, ex library (2)
Estimate:  £25 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £32
Lot 546
DUGDALE, Thomas - England and Wales Delineated, Historical, Entertaining and Commerical - Vol I, III, IV, V, VI, VII, VIII, IX and X, with duplications of IV, VI and VII, with numerous illustrations, the majority ex-library
Estimate:  £25 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £60
Lot 547
SEYER, Rev Thomas - Memoirs Historical and Topographical of Bristol and its Neighbourhood, from the Earliest Period down to the Present Time - four vols, 1821-1823, with plates to the rear of each volume
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £30
Lot 548
TAVEVNOR PERRY, J - Dinanderie, a History and description of Medieval Art Work in Copper, Brass and Bronze - 1910 tog. w. TYMMS, The Art of Illuminating as produced in Europe from the Earliest Times - with ninety-five coloured plates, and fourteen other books relating to history, natural history etc
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £42
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