Book Sale on
Wednesday 7th June 2017
Lots: 650-699 of 700
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Lot 650
Collection of thirty-one Folio Society books, the majority in slip-cases to include; DEFOE, Daniel - A Tour Through the Whole of Great Britain; DANIELL, William - A Voyage Around the Coast of Great Britian and twenty-nine other books (31)
Estimate:  £40 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £75
Lot 651
The Arena Chapel, Padua - Arundel Society, 1853, with thirty-eight illustrations [as called for], oblong folio tog. w. The Age We Live In - eight vols and Nories Nautical Tables
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £30
Lot 652
Phil May's Gutter Snipes tog. w. a collection of books on various subjects
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
Lot 653
Encyclopaedia Britannica; or a Dictionary of Arts, Sciences - Edinburgh, 1780, with twenty maps and numerous plates
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £40
Lot 654
Collection of A & C Black published books from various series to include; Peeps at Architecture; The Antiquary; Red Cap Tales; Peeps at Industries; Peeps at Civilisation; Les Beaux Voyages etc
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £15
Lot 655
Collection of A & C Black books from various series to include, Peeps at Great Explorers; Peeps for Little People; Peeps at Great Men etc
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £15
Lot 656
ELIOT, George - a collection of eight Folio Society Books of the author's works, all in individual slipcases
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £70
Lot 657
AUSTEN, Jane - a collection of seven Folio Society books - 1975, boxed tog. w. The Complete Novels of, Charlotte, Emily and Anne Bronte - seven vols, Folio Society boxed (14)
Estimate:  £50 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £48
Lot 658
CARLYLE, Thomas - The French Revolution - three vols, tog. w. other Folio Society books on various topics to include history and literature, to include Thomas Hardy, Robert Graves etc
Estimate:  £40 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £70
Lot 659
MAXWELL, Donald - a collection of seven of the author's works to include; Unknown Surrey - 1924; Excursions in Colour - 1927; The Last Crusade, 1914-1918 - undated; The New Lights of London - 1926; A Dweller in Mesopotamia - 1920; The Enchanted Road - 1927 and Wembley in Colour - 1924 (7)
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
Lot 660
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 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 661
Collection of books of biography and autobiography interest to include; COLLIS, Maurice - Siamese White - 1936, first edition; LAWRENCE, Rosamond - Charles Napier, 1782-1853, Friend and Fighter -1952 tog. w. others of interest to John Wesley, Oscar Wilde, Gertrude Jekyll, E. M Forster etc
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
Lot 662
Collection of Modern Academic books to include; MORGAN-EVANS, Thomas - Andy Warhol and Sculpture; KELLY, Linda - Talleyrand in London, The Master Diplomat's Last Mission; The Artist as Culture Producer tog. w. a quantity of other books
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £120
Lot 663
DARWIN, Charles - A Naturalist's Voyage around the World - 1901, new edition tog. w. a quantity of other books on various subjects to include Literature, History etc
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £28
Lot 664
Collection of twenty-one, A & C Black books, to include; The Children's Book of Stars; Gardens of England; Animal Autobiographies, The Dog; Stained Glass of the Middle Ages in England and Wales and sixteen other books (21)
Estimate:  £40 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 665
Collection of fourteen flying manuals to include; seven Boeing 747; British Airways and Caledonian tog. w. two bound aeronautical charts/aviation law from the 1950s; a collection of photos to include; military/family; eleven maps mainly RAF and other aviation items
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
Lot 666
Collection of 18th century and later books to include; The Year Book and Almanac of Canada for 1868 and a quantity of other books, to include Shakespeare interest
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
Lot 667
BLACKMORE, R. D - Lorna Doone - with tipped in illustrations tog. w. other illustrated books and books on various subjects to include military interest
Estimate:  £25 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
Lot 668
Collection of twenty books in Arabic
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £10
Lot 669
Collection of science fiction paperbacks
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £18
Lot 670
BROECKER, Randy - An Illustrated History of the Fantasy of the 20th Century tog. w. a small quantity of other books relating to fantasy to include Boris Vallejo interest
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £25
Lot 671
Collection of erotica books
Estimate:  £50 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £55
Lot 672
ELLIS, Vivian - How to be a Man about Town - 1965, first edition tog. w. two others by the same author to include: How to Bury Yourself in the Country - 1964 and Good-Bye, Dollie - 1970, all first editions and with dust-wrappers and all bearing an inscription and signature by the author (3)

Estimate:  £20 - 25 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 673
Collection of fourteen Black's Guides to include: the Channel Islands - 1881; the Duchy of Cornwall - 1865 and three others for the years - 1877, 1889 and 1904; Devonshire - 1892; South Wales - 1889; North Wales - 1879; North and South Wales - 1853 and another for 1858; Hereford and Monmouth - 1885 and another for 1870; Derbyshire - 1881 and a guide to England and Wales - 1881 (14)
Estimate:  £70 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 674
CUNNINGHAM, James - Designs for Farm Cottages and Steadings, with descriptions, specifications and estimates; general remarks on farm offices; and an appendix of practical information - William Blackwood & Sons
Estimate:  £50 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £80
Lot 675
[BLOME, Richard] - An Alphabetical Account of the Nobility and Gentry, which are (or lately were) related unto the several counties of England and Wales - 1673, with twenty-two black and white plates
Estimate:  £100 - 200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £40
Lot 676
The Builder's Pratical Director or Buildings for all Classes containing Plans, Sections and Elevations for the Erection of Cottages, Villas, Farm Buildings, Dispensaries, Public Schools & Co., with detailed estimates, quantities and prices - with numerous illustrations throughout, half calf
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £50
Lot 677
ROLLINS, Cyril & JOHN-WITTS, R - The D'Oyly Carte Opera Company in Gilbert and Sullivan Operas, a record of productions 1875-1961 - Michael Joseph, March 1962 Second Impression tog. w. a quantity of music books to include interest Elgar, Verdi etc
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 678
FLEMING, Ian - Thunderball - 1961, first edition, no dust-wrapper
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £10
Lot 679
Four Japanese print books
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
Lot 680
Kelly's Directory of Bristol & Suburbs - 1935 and another for Bristol - 1950 tog. w. three other directories for Buckinghamshire - 1939; Berkshire, Buckinghamsire and Oxfordshire - 1903 and a Debrett's Peerage, Baronetage, Knightage and Companionage for 1930 (5)
Estimate:  £20 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £50
Lot 681
Oak sliding bookend with gilt decoration tog. w. a small collection of books to include; ALLEN, Grant - The Story of the Plants - 1913
Estimate:  £25 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 682
Uppingham School Roll for the years 1853 to 1947 tog. w. three other Uppingham School Rolls for the years, 1888-1960, and a duplicate copy and another for, 1910-1984 (4)
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 683
Life and Works of Sir Christopher Wren, A.D - 1632-1723 - Hodder & Stoughton, 1923
Estimate:  £20 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £10
Lot 684
BULLER, Francis - An Introduction to the Law relative to Trials at Nisi Prius - 1781, third edition, full calf
Estimate:  £40 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
Lot 685
Collection of six engravings showing The South Front of the British Museum; The New Extended Front of Buckingham Palace; Lambeth Palace; The Royal Botanic Gardens at Kew; The Army and Navy Club House, Pall Mall and The New Coal Exchange, Thames Street, at the Ceremony of its Opening in 1849 (6)
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
Lot 686
Sales Particular for the freehold estate of, 'Worthy Farm' on the 1st July, 1881 tog. w. a further particular for the same farm on 13th July 1910 and a map of the farm showing the land for sale from this auction (3)
Estimate:  £20 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
Lot 687
The Times Atlas, with 117 pages of maps and comprising 173 maps - 1895, folio
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £30
Lot 688
Lowry's Table Atlas, constructed and engraved from the most recent authorities - lacking two maps nos. 38 & 39 (Spain and Norway), but all others present
Estimate:  £80 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 689
REES - Abraham - The Cyclopaedia; or, Universal Dictionary of Arts, Sciences and Literature, vol. VI Ancient and Modern Atlas - 1820, with sixty-two maps, front board detached
Estimate:  £100 - 200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £110
Lot 690
Manuscript World Atlas, dated September 12th 1865 and a name for, Allison Jane Gillespy, with thirty-five maps showing Ireland, Palestine, Europe, Australia, Scotland, Africa, South America etc
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £55
Lot 691
PHILIP, George (Ed.) - Philips' New Handy General Atlas of the World - [c. 1867], with seventy coloured plates [as called for], the majority double page, folio tog. w. GARDINER, Samuel Rawson - A School Atlas of English History - 1907, with eighty-eight maps and plans [as called for]
Estimate:  £40 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £30
Lot 692
Atlas de L'Ancienne Geographie Universelle - Paris, 1801, with eighteen maps, of which fourteen are fold out maps, with table of place names to the front
Estimate:  £150 - 200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 693
MORDEN, Robert - a map of Somerset-shire - coloured, framed,
Estimate:  £40 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £35
Lot 694
A Map of the Country between Russia and Constaniople embracing the Present Seat of War between the Russians and the Turks - James Wyld, hand-coloured, linen backed, folded, 83cm x 52cm
Estimate:  £80 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 695
Map of Syria - James Wyld, second edition, hand-coloured, linen backed, folded, 100cm x 67cm
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £40
Lot 696
Provisional Geological Map of Southern Rhodesia - 1936, revised edition, coloured, linen backed, folded, 75cm x 87cm
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 697
Road Map (Southern Section) of the Gold Coast - 1954, 13th edition, coloured, linen-backed, 81cm x 106cm tog. w. Geological Map of the Gold Coast and Togoland under British Mandate- 1936, 5th edition, 81cm x 57cm(2)
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 698
Plan of the Parish of Eton-cum-Stockdale and Colenorton in the County of Buckingham - H. Walter, 1839, 74cm x 91cm, framed
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £30
Lot 699
Carte Reduite de L'Isle de St Domingue - 1787
Estimate:  £60 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £40
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