Book Sale on
Thursday 7th September 2017
On View:
Wednesday 6th - 9am - 5pm
and morning of sale from 9am
Lots: 694-742 of 858
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Lot 694
Collection of illustrated books to include; TARRANT, Margaret A - Hans Andersen's Fairy Tales - with sixteen coloured plates; JERROLD, Walter - The Big Book of Fairy Tales - with illustrations by Charles Robinson and a quantity of other illustrated books to include Ranolph Caldecott etc
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £130
Lot 695
PYNE, W.H -The Costume of Great Britain - 1808, with sixty coloured plates [as called for], half calf
Estimate:  £300 - 500 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £380
Lot 696
DORE, Gustave and JERROLD, Blanchard - London, a Pilgrimage - 1872, with numerous illustrations
Estimate:  £50 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £40
Lot 697
DE MOLEVILLE, M. Bertrand - The Costume of the Hereditary States of The House of Austria - 1804, with fifty [as called for] hand coloured plates, full calf with gilt tooling
Estimate:  £400 - 500 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 698
MONSALVE, Diego - Colombia Cafetera - 1927, with numerous coloured illustrations
Estimate:  £25 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 699
KEITH, Elizabeth - Eastern Windows, an artists note of travel in Japan, Hokkaido, Korea, China and the Philippines - undated, with twelve tipped in coloured illustrations [as called for], ex library with Bath Municipal Refrerence Library sticker to front end paper, and stamp to the reverse of the title page at the bottom
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £30
Lot 700
CARROLL, Lewis - Alice's Adventures in Wonderland - Macmillan & Co, 1872, with forty-two illustrations by John Tenniel, disbound and lacking spine but retaining original front and rear boards
Estimate:  £80 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £65
Lot 701
CARROLL, Lewis - Alice's Adventures in Wonderland - Centenary Edition, with twelve tipped in coloured plates by Gwynedd Hudson
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £50
Lot 702
KINGSLEY, Charles - The Water Babies - 1863, with illustrated frontispiece by Noel Paton, cloth bound with front board loose
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 703
TOUDOUZE, Gustave - Le Roy Soleil - 1917, with forty full page coloured illustrations by Maurice Leloir [as called for], decorative cloth binding, French text
Estimate:  £25 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £15
Lot 704
GRAND- CARTERAT, J - Les Moeurs et La Cariacture en France - undated, Paris, with numerous coloured and black and white illustrations
Estimate:  £25 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £22
Lot 705
BARRIE, J. M - Peter Pan and Wendy - March, 1941, with twelve coloured plates [as called for] by Mabel Lucie Atwell tog. w. The Peter Pan Picture Book - November, 1907, second impression; JERROLD, Walter - The Big Book of Fairy Tales - 1911, with twenty-eight coloured and six black and white plates [all as called for] by Charles Robinson; WEATHERLEY, F. E - Told in the Twilight - with illustrations by M. Ellen Edwards and John C. Staples; Aesop's Fables - with sixteen coloured illustrations by J. M. Conde and DE BRUNHOFF, Jean - The Story of Babar, the little Elephant - 1934 (6)
Estimate:  £50 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £40
Lot 706
GOLDSMITH, Oliver - The Vicar of Wakefield - 1929, first edition, dust-wrapper with twelve coloured illustrations by Arthur Rackham tog. w. STEPHENS, James - Irish Fairy Tales - 1920, first edition, with sixteen illustrations by the same author and RIALL, Richard - A New Bibliography of Arthur Rackham - 1994 (3)
Estimate:  £70 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £85
Lot 707
BROWNING, Robert - The Pied Piper of Hamelin, a Child's Story - 1898, first edition, Harry Quilter, limited edition no. 21 of 100 copies, de-luxe edition on English vellum, inscribed to the recipient, The Rev'd Atkinson, and signed by the publisher, folio, with silver and gilt decoration, with a coloured illustration on silk, and a further coloured illustration on paper
Estimate:  £100 - 150 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £160
Lot 708
LANG, Andrew - five books to include; The Green Fairy Book - 1892; The Blue Poetry Book - 1891; Prince and Princesses 1908; The Red Book of Heroes - 1909 and The Book of Romance - 1902
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £150
Lot 709
IRVING, Washington - RIP Van Winkle - 1919, with twenty-four coloured illustrations [as called for] by Arthur Rackham tog. w. three other illustrated books to include; The Arthur Rackham Fairy Book - October 1968; OLCOTT, Frances - Stories from the Arabian Nights - undated, with twelve coloured illustrations [as called for] by Monro Orr and the, Children's Treasury of Great Stories - undated, with six coloured illustrations [as called for] (4)
Estimate:  £25 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £30
Lot 710
Elements d'Ornementation du XVIe au XVIIIe Siecle tog. w. Documents du Moyen-Age XIVe Siecle; Documents du Moyen-Age XVe Siecle and Documents du Moyen-Age FIIIe Siecle - each with sixteen coloured plates (4)
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £50
Lot 711
RACKHAM, Arthur - Cinderella - 1919, with tipped in coloured illustration
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £48
Lot 712
CRANE, Walter - Flowers from Shakespeare's Garden - 1906, with numerous coloured illustrations and MILNE, A. A - The House at Pooh Corner - 1928, first edition, with illustrations by Ernest Shepherd (2)
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £75
Lot 713
BINGHAM, Clifton & WAIN, Louis - The Dandy Lion - [c. 1900], pictorial boards
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £35
Lot 714
POTTER, Beatrix - The Tale of Squirrel Nutkin - 2003, limited edition no. 264/500 commemorating one hundred years of the first publication of this title, with the book cased in a special box, with explanatory leaflet on the history of, The Tale of Squirrel Nutkin, and a commemorative book mark, with original tissue paper, explanatory note, and in cardboard box as issued
Estimate:  £50 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £50
Lot 715
POTTER, Beatrix - The Tailor of Gloucester - 2003, limited edition 109/500 copies commemorating one hundred years of the first publication of this title, with the book cased in a special box, with explanatory leaflet on the history of, The Tailor of Gloucester, with a commemorative book mark, original tissue paper, explanatory note, and in cardboard box as issued
Estimate:  £50 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £50
Lot 716
MILNE, A. A - Now We Are Six - 1927, first edition, with decorations by Ernest Shephard
Estimate:  £50 - 70 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £60
Lot 717
RANSOME, Arthur - The Big Six - 1952; Swallowdale - 1965; Missee Lee - 1947 and Coot Club - 1958, all with dust-wrappers; tog. w. six P. G. Wodehouse books, lacking dust-wrappers, to include - Uncle Fred in the Springtime - fourth printing; three Richmal Crompton 'Just William' books, all without dust-wrappers and four other books (17)
Estimate:  £25 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
Lot 718
POTTER, Beatrix - The Roly Poly Pudding - 1908, first edition tog. w. two other early Beatrix Potter publications, The Tale of Mrs Tiggy-Winkle -1905 and The Tailor of Gloucester - 1903, (3)
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £50
Lot 719
CRANE, Thomas and HOUGHTON, Ellen - Abroad tog. w. a small quantity of children books to include Biggles, Alison Uttley and a small collection of William books by Richmal Compton
Estimate:  £25 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £30
Lot 720
Collection of children's books to include Beatrix Potter, Angela Brazil and a quantity of books with decorative bindings
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £38
Lot 721
CROMPTON, Richmal - William and the ARP - October, 1947, reprint tog. w. forty-three books written by the author relating to her, no first editions and the majority lacking dust-wrappers (44)
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £22
Lot 722
Collection of illustrated books to include; JERROLD, Walter - The Big Book of Fairy Tales - with illustrations by Charles Robinson tog. w. GOLDSMITH, Oliver - The Vicar of Wakefield - with illustrations by E. J. Sullivan; BATEMAN, H. M - More Drawings and a quantity of other books
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 723
POTTER, Beatrix - The Pie and the Patty Pan - 1905, lacking spine tog. w. a collection of children books to include Beatrix Potter, Alison Uttley, Enid Blyton etc
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
Lot 724
QUINBY, Jane - Beatrix Potter, a Bibliographical Check List tog. w. LINDER, Leslie - The Beatrix Papers at Hill Top, a Catalogue of the Manuscripts, Miscellaneous Drawings and Papers at Hill Top, Sawrey, belonging to the National Trust - 1987 (2)
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £22
Lot 725
BLYTON, Enid - Five on a Secret Trail -1956, first edition, dust-wrapper tog. w. Five have Plenty of Fun - 1955, first edition and twenty other books (22)
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £70
Lot 725A
STEVENSON, Robert Louis - Kidnapped tog. w. with a collection of children's, illustrated and books with decorative bindings
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £25
Lot 726
CROMPTON, Richmal - a collection of twenty-one, non first edition, William books, all in dust-wrappers
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £200
Lot 727
BOND, Michael - a collection of eleven books, of which ten are in hardback form, all with their dust-wrappers, and with eight first editions; A Bear Called Paddington - 1959 reprinted; More About Paddington - 1959; Paddington Helps Out - 1960; Paddington Abroad -1961; Paddington At Large - 1962; Paddington Marches On - 1964, soft-back; Paddington At Work - 1968, third impression; n Paddington Goes To Town - 1968; Paddington Takes the Air - 1970; Paddington Takes the Air - 1970 Paddington's Blue Peter Story Book - 1973 and Paddington on Top - 1974 (11)
Estimate:  £50 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £400
Lot 728
CARROLL, Lewis - Alice's Adventures in Wonderland - with thirteen coloured plates by Arthur Rackham tog. w. a quantity of other children and illustrated books
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £55
Lot 729
CARROLL, Lewis - Alice's Adventures in Wonderland - 1933, with seven coloured illustrations by Arthur Rackham tog. w. four other books by the same author to include; ; Alice in Wonderland - undated, with four full page coloured illustrations by Mabel Lucie Atwell; Alice's Adventures in Wonderland - 1943, with forty-two illustrations and Alice's Adventure in Wonderland - 1903, with thirty-two coloured illustrations and Through the Looking Glass and what Alice Found There - 1934, with sixteen coloured illustrations [as called for], all with illustrations by John Tenniel (5)
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £95
Lot 730
More Adventures of Rupert - 1937, facsimile edition, tog. w. a quantity of children's books to include Ladybird books, Arthur Rackham, Charles Kingsley, Walter Crane, three Empire Annual For Girls, etc
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £40
Lot 731
Collection of Children's Annuals to include Beano, Beezer, Topper, Krazy etc
Estimate:  £25 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £12
Lot 732
WODEHOUSE, P. G - Joy in the Morning - first edition tog. w. thirty-three other books, by the same author, all lacking dust-wrappers, and non first editions and USBORNE, Richard - Wodehouse at Work - 1961, first edition, dust-wrapper (35)
Estimate:  £50 - 70 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £70
Lot 733
Collection of children's books by Arthur Ransome, Richmal Crompton and Captain W. E. Johns tog. w. books with decorative bindings
Estimate:  £25 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £45
Lot 734
JOHNS, Captain W. E - The Rescue Flight - 1939, first edition, no dust-wrapper
Estimate:  £25 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £32
Lot 735
Collection of Beano Comics dating from 1983 to 1986 to include issues: 2120, 2125, 2126, 2130, 2132, 2134, 2135, 2145 to 2147, 2149, 2151, 2153 to 2156, 2158 to 2161, 2164 to 2167 2171, 2173, 2176, 2179 to 2182, 2184, 2186, 2188, 2192, 2194 to 2198, 2200 to 2202 , 2205, 2208, 2210 to 2212 , 2214, 2215, 2217 to 2221, 2223 to 2235, 2237 to 2246, 2249 to 2255, 2257 to 2260, 2262 to 2265, 2267 to 2281, 2283, 2285 to 2287, 2289. 2290, 2292 to 2294, 2296, 2299, 2300, 2302 to 2304 2306 to 2309 and 2375

tog. w. a duplication copy of 2255, two Beano single issue comics published on 18th August 1984 and 26th July 1986, both lacking their covers, a copy of Champ published on March 1984, a copy of Chips published on Monday 26th October 1985 and four single issue Dandy comics nos. 2188, 2237, 2292 and 2409
Estimate:  £25 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
Lot 736
Collection of nineteen, Marvel Daredevil comics to include; nos 55, 56, 74, 102, 107, 121, 122, 123, 125, 126, 127, 128, 129, 134, 137, 138, 139, 142 and 143
Estimate:  £25 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £35
Lot 737
Collection of thirty-three, Marvel and DC, 1967 and later comics to include; Dr. Strange; The Defenders; Spiderman and Daredevil; The New Captain Marvel; Tarzan; Omega the Unknown; Fantastic Four; Solarman; Star Brand; Avengers; Flash; Green Lantern; House of Mystery and All Star Squadron (33)
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £28
Lot 738
UTTLEY, Alison - The Knot Squirrel Tied - 1937, first edition, no dust-wrapper tog. w. four other books, each with dust-wrappers and by the same author to include: Hare and Guy Fawkes - 1956, first edition; Water Rat's Picnic - October 1965, tenth impression; Grey Rabbit's May Day - March 1968, second impression; Hare Goes Shopping - May 1969, second impression, and all with pictures by Margaret Tempest and nine other children's books to include; WEATHERLEY, F. W - The Illustrated Children's Book - with illustrations by Kate Greenaway and others, and eight, Cicely Mary Barker, Flower Fairies books (14)
Estimate:  £25 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £38
Lot 739
RICHARDS, Frank - a collection of sixty, The Magnet, comics dating from 1908 to 1913, to include the first issue tog. w. nos: 22, 41, 60, 79, 89, 93, 113, 119, 120, 126 to 130, 132, 141, 146, 155, 161, 170, 173, 174, 179, 194, 228, 237, 239 to 246, 251 to 253, 257, 259, 260, 262, 264 to 267, 269, 273, 275 to 280, 282, 284, 288, 290, 291, 295 and 303 (60)
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £40
Lot 740
RICHARDS, Frank - a collection of forty-nine, The Magnet, comics dating from 1914 and 1915 to include; Nos. 317, 319, 321 to 323, 328 to 333, 336 to 341, to include the Summer Special, 343 to 356, 358 to 364, with a duplication of 358, 366, 367, 375 to 377, 379, 382, 384, 385, 389, and 394 (49)
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 741
RICHARDS, Frank - a collection of fifty-two, The Magnet, comics dating from 1915 to 1919, to include nos: 418, 420, 423, 425, 427, 444 to 447, 449, 451 to 454, 456, 458, 459, 462 to 468, 477 to 479, 481, 482, 486, 489 to 491, 493, 494, 497, 499, 501 to 505, 511, 514, 515, 524, 527, 531, 552, 561, 562 and 569 (52)
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £40
Lot 742
RICHARDS, Frank - a collection of one hundred and forty-two, The Magnet, comics to include nos: 831 832, 835, 837, 839 to 844, 846, 847, 849 to 851, 854, 855, 861, 867 to 869, 872, 879, 890, 893 to 899, 901, 903 to 908, 910 to 913, 920, 921, 923, 934, 942, 946, 950 to 952, 956, 957, 959 to 961, 964 to 967, 970 to 973, 975, 977 to 979, 981, 982, 984, 986 to 1021, 1023, 1024, and 1027 to 1037, 1103, 1100, 1105, 1183, 1383, 1385, 1432, 1435, 1437 to 1439, 1456, 1458, 1464, 1469, 1475, 1476, 1479 to 1481, 1483, 1485, 1526 and 1561 tog. w. a facsimile of the first issue and four, The Gem Library, comics nos: 1054, 1056, 1065 and 1074 (147)
Estimate:  £50 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £50
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