Book Sale on
Wednesday 7th June 2017
Lots: 600-649 of 700
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Lot 600
Collection of thirty-two 1970s Marvel and DC Comics to include Werewolf by Night and Kamandi
Estimate:  £20 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £45
Lot 601
WODEHOUSE, P. G - a collection of six titles, all lacking dust-wrappers and all non first editions to include: Nothing Serious - undated, second impression; A Prefect's Uncle - 1930, new edition, reprint; PSmith Journalist - 1935, new edition, reprint; PSmith in the City - 1930, new edition, reprint; A Gentleman of Leisure - undated, eleventh printing and Indiscretions of Archie - undated, tenth printing (6)
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £15
Lot 602
HEATH-ROBINSON, W - Railway Ribaldry - 1935, Great Western Railway, soft-back tog. w. HEATH-ROBINSON, W - Hans Andersen's Fairy Tales - undated, Hodder & Stoughton; IAN-SMITH, Gregor - Willie Whiskers - undated; GRAHAME, - The Golden Age - undated, with illustrations by R. J. E Moony; LAMB, Charles & Mary - Tales from Shakespeare - with illustrations by W. Paget; LEAR, Edward - Teapots and Quails and other New Nonsenses - 1953, first edition; HODGETSS, Sheila - Toby Twirl Adventures - with illustrations by E. Jeffrey and Mr. Pickwick - Hodder & Stoughton, with tipped in illustrations by Frank Reynolds (8)
Estimate:  £60 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £50
Lot 603
Collection of thirty ladybird books from various series to include 401, 606B, 633, 651, 731 etc
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
Lot 604
The Tale of Peter Rabbit - 1904, Henry Altemus Co tog. w. The Story of Miss Moppet - undated, Charles Graham and Peter Rabbit - Wonder Books, New York, with illustrations by Phoebe Erickson (3)
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
Lot 605
CRANE, Thomas & SOWERBY, J - At Home - Marcus Ward tog. w. a collection of children's and illustrated books
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £65
Lot 606
VERNE, Jules - Vingt Mille Lieues sous les Mers tog. w. a quantity of illustrated books
Estimate:  £40 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £30
Lot 607
MONSALVE, Diego - Colombia Cafetera - 1927, with numerous coloured illustrations
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 608
Collection of ladybird books, various series to include 536, 561, 563, 584, 587, some with dust-wrappers
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £85
Lot 609
Collection of Beatrix Potter books to include; The Story of Miss Moppet - 1947, dust-wrapper; The Tale of Pigling Bland - 1913; The Tale of Mr Tod - 1912; Cecily Parsley's Nursery Rhymes - undated tog. w fifty-two Beatrix Potter books, mainly later, with duplications (56)
Estimate:  £60 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £48
Lot 610
Collection of children's pop up books to include; MILNE, A. A - Winnie the Pooh and the Bees; CARROLL, Lewis - Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and a quantity of others
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £38
Lot 611
Collection of Foreign Language Children and Illustrated books to include; POTTER, Beatrix - La Famille Flopsaut - F. Warne & Co, 1945, dust-wrapper; Refrains des Pres et des Bois - with illustrations by Elisabeth Ivanowsky' ROWLING, Joanne - Harry Potter und die Kammer des Schreckens tog. w. others
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
Lot 612
Collection of books with decorative bindings, mainly children books, to include; The Fairchild Family - with illustrations by Sybil Tawse; Wild Life in the Woods and Streams; Wonder Tales of the Ancient World and Adventures in America tog. w. others
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £38
Lot 613
KIPLING, Rudyard - Toomai of the Elephants 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:   £38
Lot 614
BROOKE, Leslie - The Golden Goose - F. Warne and Co tog. w. other books by the same illustrator to include; Tom Thumb; Oranges and Lemons; Little Bo Peep; The Little Pig Went to Market; The Man in the Moon; a collection of Alison Uttley Books, some first editions to include; Wise Owl's Story; Hare and Guy Fawkes; Hare and the Easter Eggs; Little Grey Rabbit's Paint Box and Grey Rabbit and the Circus; four Ameliaranne books to include; Ameliaranne and the Big Treasure; Ameliaranne At the Circus; Ameliaranne's Moving Day; Ameliaranne Goes Digging and Ameliaranne and the Green Umbrella and a small collection of other children's books
Estimate:  £40 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £35
Lot 615
The Troubles of a Gnome - with eight coloured illustrations by Charles Folkard tog. w. a quantity of Fairy Tale and similar books
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £28
Lot 616
AMES, Ernest - Really and Truly tog. w. a quantity of children's and illustrated books to include English Nursery Rhymes - with illustrations by Dorothy Wheeler; Our Old Nursery Rhymes - with illustrations by H. Willebeek Le Mair and a small collection of other children's books
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £75
Lot 617
Collection of Children's Nature Books to include; HALL, Rev. Charles - How to use the Microscope - 1912, and other books to include; Brown's School Series - The Practical Fruit Maker, a new and original kindergarten occupation for infants and girls
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £30
Lot 618
GRAY, Thomas - An Elegy, written in a country Courtyard - with illustrations by G. F. Nicholls tog. w. a collection of children's and illustrated books
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £30
Lot 619
MAYOR, William - The English Spelling Book - with illustrations by Kate Greenaway tog. w. LANG, Andrew - Princes and Princesses - with illustrations by Andrew Lang; MacDONALD, George - At the Back of the North Wind - 1911, new edition and a quantity of children's and illustrated books
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £65
Lot 620
SHIRLEY, Edward - Red Indians - Thomas Nelson and Sons tog. w. MOLESWORTH, Mrs - The Cuckoo Clock - 1980, tog. w. a collection of children's books
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
Lot 621
JOHNS, Captain W. E - No Rest for Biggles - 1956, first edition tog. w. other Biggles books, some first editions; RANSOME, Arthur - We Didn't Mean to go to the Sea - November 1937, first edition and three other Arthur Ransome, non first editions and a quantity of other children's and illustrated books
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
Lot 622
Lara, A Tale by Lord Byron - 1879, with illustrations by C. Birch tog. w. a small collection of illustrated books by Randolph Caldecott, Kate Greenaway
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £30
Lot 623
Collection of Children's and Illustrated books to include; The Arabian Nights - with illustrations by W. Heath Robinson; The Pilgrim's Way - 1893, with illustrations by A. Quinton and a quantity of other books
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £28
Lot 624
Hans Andersen's Popular Tales - 1909, with illustrations throughout tog. w. LUCAS, E. V - ..and such small Deer - 1930, first edition; FRY, G - The Boy and His Presence of Mind and a small quantity of illustrated and children's books
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £22
Lot 625
CARROLL, Lewis - Alice in Wonderland - with forty-eight coloured plates by Margaret Tarrant tog. w. twelve other children's and illustrated books to include; The Arthur Rackham Fairy Book - 1939 (13)
Estimate:  £40 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £60
Lot 626
Aesop's Fables - 1949, with illustrations by Arthur Rackham tog. w. eleven other books relating to Lewis Carroll, Angela Brazil and Beatrix Potter (12)
Estimate:  £25 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £35
Lot 627
Stories from the Arabian Nights - with illustrations by Edmund Dulac tog. w. Hans Andersons Fairy Tales - with illustrations by W. Heath Robinson and four other illustrated books (6)
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £42
Lot 628
Collection of Children and Illustrated books to include Enid Blyton, Rudyard Kipling, Ladybird books etc
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 629
Collection of 1950s and later Knockout, Beano and Dandy annuals
Estimate:  £20 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £28
Lot 630
Collection of ten A & C Black, Peeps at Great Railways Series to include; L. M. S and The Southern Railway, both in dust-wrappers; London and North Western, and another copy; London and North Eastern; South Eastern & Chatham and London, Brighton and the South Coast; North Eastern and Great Northern; The Great Western and two copies of The Canadian Pacific, all lacking dust-wrappers (10)
Estimate:  £20 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £70
Lot 631
ATTHILL, Robin - The Somerset and Dorset Railway - 1985 tog. w. other transport books of interest to railwayana, shipping, buses etc to include; HARDY, A. C - British Ships Illustrated - 1933; McCALL, A - Green Line, The History of London's Country Bus Services - 1980 tog. w. others
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £35
Lot 632
BONE, David W - Merchantmen At Arms - 1919, with twenty-seven illustrations [as called for] by Muirhead Bone, with an inscription which reads, 'Barbara, with all good wishes from Mr. B, January 1st 1920', and eleven other books of Maritime Interest (12)
Estimate:  £20 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 633
The Holy Bible containing the Old Teftament and the New - printed for John Baskett, 1715, with the New Testament bound in at the rear and dated 1712, full calf, with gilt tooling the spine with five raised bands
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £70
Lot 634
BROWN, Rev. John - Self Interpreting Family Bible - full calf, with brass clasps, gilt tooling to the boards, numerous coloured illustrations throughout
Estimate:  £25 - 45 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £35
Lot 635
EADIE, Rev. John - The Illustrated National Family Bible with the Commentaries of Scott and Henry - with illustrations and maps, full calf, with two brass clasps
Estimate:  £25 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £50
Lot 636
BROWN, Rev. John - Self Interpretating Family Bible containing the Old and New Testaments - with numerous coloured illustrations throughout, full calf, gilt tooling, with two brass clasps
Estimate:  £25 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £38
Lot 637
VALIENTE, Doreen - Where Witchcraft Lives - 1962, first edition, non price-clipped dust-wrapper, ex library
Estimate:  £120 - 150 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 638
The Pilgrim's Progress and Other Works of John Bunyan tog. w. a quantity of 18th century and later leather bound books on various subjects to include Literature, History, Religion etc
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £55
Lot 639
Collection of 18th century and later, old leather and cloth bound books on various subjects to include History, Art, Religion, Travel, Science, Cookery, Nature etc to include; TAYLOR, J. E - Hardwicke's Science Gossip: an illustrated medium of science and gossip for students and lovers of nature; Memoir of the Rev. Sydney Smith - two vols, 1855, third edition
Estimate:  £40 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £350
Lot 640
MITFORD, Mary Russell - Belford Regis, or Sketches of a Country Town - 1835, three vols tog. w a quantity of 18th century and later leather and cloth bound books on various subjects relating to History, Religion, Literature etc
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £30
Lot 641
GRAY, Thomas - Poems and Letters - 1863, tog. w. a quantity of 18th century and later, leather and cloth bound books, on various subjects to include Literature, Religion, History etc
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £55
Lot 642
Scott's Novels - in five vols tog. w. a collection of 18th century and later books on various subjects to include Literature, History, Religion etc
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £30
Lot 643
KIPLING, Rudyard - Many Inventions - 1901 tog. w. a quantity of 18th century and later, leather and cloth bound books on various subjects to include; Literature, History, Religion etc
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £60
Lot 644
Collection of books on various subjects to include Military, Children's etc to include a quantity of the Boy's Own Paper from 1885 and 1886 and HOWARD-GRAY, Eben - A Chippendale Romance - 1915, limited edition printing no 1009/1050 copies
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £15
Lot 645
Collection of books relating to the Indians and Americas
Estimate:  £20 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £10
Lot 646
JONES, Owen - One Thousand and One Intitial Letters - 1864, with full page coloured plates [as called for] and books on various subjects to include; literature, topography etc
Estimate:  £60 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £120
Lot 647
Collection of twenty-four books mainly relating to Cookery to include: STORM, Margaret and John - A Treasury of Fine Deserts - 1957 tog. w. BUNYARD, Edward A - The Anatomy of Dessert, with a few notes on wine - 1933, dust-wrapper; FRANCATELLI, Charles - The Royal Confectioner: English and Foreign - 1874 and twenty-one other books (24)
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £45
Lot 648
Collection of thirteen Publications of The Hudson's Bay Record Society
Estimate:  £50 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £70
Lot 649
Collection of thirty-five folio society books, the majority in slip-cases to include; CHURCHILL, Winston S - Marlborough, His Life and Times - four vols; DAVID, Elizabeth - Italian Food and thirty other books on various subjects (35)
Estimate:  £50 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £160
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