Book Sale on
Wednesday 29th March 2017
Lots: 51-101 of 350
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Lot 51
UPTON, Florence K. - The Adventures of Two Dutch Dolls and a Golliwogg - Longmans, Green & Co, numerous illustrations, oblong folio
Estimate:  £40 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £75
Lot 52
DONNISON, T. E - The Jaw Cracking Jingles - Duckworth & Co, with numerous coloured illustrations
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £75
Lot 53
KIPLING, Rudyard - A Song of the English - Hodder & Stoughton, with numerous tipped in illustrations by W. Heath Robinson
Estimate:  £15 - 25 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £15
Lot 54
La Légende de Croque-Mitaine - Paris, 1863, French text, with numerous illustrations by Gustave Dore
Estimate:  £25 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £15
Lot 55
CROMPTON, Richmal - a collection of five Just William books, to include: William Again - 1923, first edition together with William's Happy Days; William the Conqueror; William The Good and William the Outlaw all undated and all without dust-wrappers (5)
Estimate:  £15 - 25 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £10
Lot 56
Collection of illustrated and children books to include three books by John Leech: Plain or Ringlets; Mr Romford's Hounds; Mr Sporting Tours together with others by illustrators to include: Cecil Aldin, William Strang etc
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £55
Lot 57
WODEHOUSE, P. G - a collection of six titles to include: Carry On, Jeeves; Ring for Jeeves; Jill the Reckless; The Coming of Bill; Tale of St. Austin's and Money for Nothing - all without dust-wrappers and non first editions (6)
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £35
Lot 58
ROWLING, J. K - Harry Potter and the Order of the Pheonix tog. w. three copies of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows - each hardback and stated as 'First Edition'; Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets and two copies of Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban - each softback (7)
Estimate:  £15 - 25 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
Lot 59
FARJEON, Eleanor - Katy Kruse at the Seaside - George Harrap, 1932, with twelve coloured plates
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 60
Sixteen children's books to include: CARROLL, Lewis - Alice in Wonderland - with eight coloured illustrations by Harry Rountree tog. w. POPE, Jessie - Farmyard Friends and fourteen others (16)
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £30
Lot 61
The Dandy Monster Comic Book, 1951, together with The Dandy Monster Comic Book, 1952, The Dandy Book, 1953, and, The Dandy Book, 1954 (4)
Estimate:  £50 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £160
Lot 62
The Beano Book, 1952, together with, The Beano Book, 1953, and, The Beano Book, 1955 (3)
Estimate:  £40 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £95
Lot 63
Collection of Beano Comics to include, No 373, September 10th, 1949; No. 390, January 7th, 1950; No 467, June 30th, 1951; No. 468, July 14th, 1951; No. 475, August 25th, 1951, together with others from 1952, 1953, 1954, 1956, 1957 and 1958
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £480
Lot 64
Collection of the Dandy comics to include: No. 418, November 26th, 1949; No. 432, March 4th, 1950; No 438, April 15th, 1950; No. 463, October 7th, 1950, together with others for the years, 1951, 1953, 1954 1956, 1957, 1969, together with a small collection of other comics to include Valiant; Tiger and Hurricane; The Victor; Knockout, The Wizard, The Adventure, The Hotspur, The Rover, The Beezer, Tiger and Hurricane and Film Fun
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £250
Lot 65
DAHL, Roald - The Enormous Crocodile - 1978, first edition, tog. w. a mixed quantity of children's books and annuals
Estimate:  £50 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £100
Lot 66
LANG, Andrew (Ed.) - The Brown Fairy Book - 1904; The Orange Fairy Book - 1906; The Green Fairy Book - 1907, all first editions tog. w. The Yellow Fairy Book - 1911; The Pink Fairy Book - 1913 and The Grey Fairy Book - 1913; The Animal Story Book -1908; The Book of Romance, 1913; The Arabian Nights Entertainments - 1914 and The Book of Saint and Heroes - 1918, each 'New Impression' (10)
Estimate:  £100 - 200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £140
Lot 67
PLANCHE, J. R - Fairy Tales - lacking title page, half calf, numerous illustrations
Estimate:  £15 - 20 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £15
Lot 68
Collection of children's books to include: RACKHAM, Arthur (Illustrator) - RIP Van Winkle - 1917 and a quantity of others by various authors
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £85
Lot 69
Collection of children's books to include: CRANE, Walter - The Baby's Opera tog. w. other books by various authors
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £40
Lot 70
MONTORGUEIL, G - La Continiere, France son Historie - Paris, folio together with MONTEIL, Edgar - Les 3 du Midi, with numerous illustrations by Edgar Monteil (2)
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
Lot 71
BAYNTON, Martin (Illustrator) - The Three Little Pigs - a story book assembled into a house, opening to reveal a fold out book and a replica of an inside of a house, tog. w. a duplicate copy, and Hansel and Gretel, another from the series, each 11cm high, (3)
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £42
Lot 72
DOWD, J. H - A Calendar of Children - 1940
Estimate:  £20 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £22
Lot 73
DE BRUNHOFF, Jean - Histoire de Babar, le petit elephant - [1931], first edition, no elephant logo on reverse of title page, French text
Estimate:  £60 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £50
Lot 74
WODEHOUSE, P. G - Uncle Dynamite - first ed. tog. w. four other first editions to include;- Nothing Serious; Summer Moonshine; The Mating Season and Young Men in Spats and six non first editions - all by the same author and all lacking dust-wrappers with the exception of, The Heart of a Goof (11)
Estimate:  £20 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £65
Lot 75
RANSOME, Arthur - Swallowdale - 1931, first ed., no dust-wrapper tog. w. THOMSOM, Hugh - Illustrated Fairy Books, Jack the Giant Killer - soft-back, and a quantity of children's books to include books with decorative bindings
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £160
Lot 76
KINGSLEY, Charles - The Heroes or Greek Fairy Tales for my Children - Medici Society, 1912, half calf with gilt tooling and spine with raised bands, limited edition 12/500 copies on riccardi paper, with twelve coloured illustrations by W. Russell-Flint [as called for]
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £55
Lot 77
Collection of children's books to include, EWING, Juliana Horatia - A Sweet Little Dear and other books by the author; a collection of Biggles books together with other children's books
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £40
Lot 78
Collection of children's books by various authors to include Alison Uttley, Juliana Horatia Ewing tog. w. books with pictorial bindings
Estimate:  £25 - 35 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £42
Lot 79
Blyton, Enid - Five go to Billycock Hill - 1957, first ed., dust-wrapper, together with a quantity of others books on various subjects to include literature, children's etc
Estimate:  £25 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £150
Lot 80
Collection of twenty Penny Popular single issue comics dating from the 1917 and later
Estimate:  £15 - 25 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £10
Lot 81
Collection of ninety DC and others comics from the 1980s and later to include Flash; Batman; Blackhawk; Swamp Thing etc

Estimate:  £20 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £5
Lot 82
Collection of fifty-five Marvel comics from the 1980s and later to include Shogun Warriors; Thor; Captain Marvel; Ghostrider, Fantastic Four; The New Warriors etc
Estimate:  £15 - 25 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
Lot 83
Collection of forty-six Judge Dredd comics and magazines together with a small quantity of 2000AD with Judge Dredd
Estimate:  £15 - 25 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £10
Lot 85
TOURTEL, Mary - Little Bear and the Fairy Child - Thomas Nelson & Sons, undated, [c. 1922]
Estimate:  £120 - 180 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £90
Lot 86
MILNE, A. A - Winnie the Pooh - 1926, first ed., tog. w. Now We Are Six - 1927, first ed., both without dust-wrappers; Fourteen Songs from When We Were Very Young - all with numerous illustrations by Ernest Shepherd and another by Milne, A Gallery of Children with illustrations by H. Willebeek Le Mar (4)
Estimate:  £150 - 250 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £280
Lot 87
WODEHOUSE, P. G - Eggs, Beans and Crumpets tog. w. two others by the same authors, Full Moon and Quick Service - all first editions, and with dust-wrappers (3)
Estimate:  £40 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £140
Lot 88
WODEHOUSE, P. G - a collection of seven titles by the author, all non first editions, to include, Love Among the Chickens - undated, ninth printing, dust-wrapper tog. w. The Inimitable Jeeves - undated; The Code of the Woosters - 1938, first edition; Pigs have Wings - 1952, first edition; Summer Moonshine - 1938, first edition; Indiscretions of Archie - undated and The Small Bachelor - 1927, first edition - with all six lacking dust-wrappers (7)
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £40
Lot 89
BESTELL, Alfred - Three Rupert Annuals for 1945, 1946 and 1948, all soft-back, with the latter two not price-clipped
Estimate:  £60 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £95
Lot 90
BESTELL, Alfred - Four Rupert Annuals to include: 1945, 1947 and 1949, all soft-back, with the latter two not price-clipped, together with another Rupert Annual for 1950, hardback and not price-clipped (4)
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £130
Lot 91
BESTELL, Alfred - a small collection of Rupert books to include: Rupert's Adventure Book - 1940; two Rupert Annuals for 1951 and 1952, both hardback; three Mary Tourtel books, The Rupert Story Book, Rupert Stories and Rupert Little Bear More Stories, and No.15 and No. 40 from the Little Bear Library (8)
Estimate:  £40 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £110
Lot 92
Picturesque Hong Kong - a collection of twenty-four photographic images with tied card binding
Estimate:  £300 - 500 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £220
Lot 93
Collection of books of relating mainly to Devon and Somerset to include; NEWELL-ARBER - The Coastal Scenery of North Devon; Devonshire: Historical and Pictorial, a complete story of Devon from its earliest times together with views and reviews of all places of interest, and a concise gazetteer of is cities, towns and villages; PASS, Olivia - Dorset Feather Stitchery, together with others
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £75
Lot 94
RYE, Walter - Norfolk Families - five parts bound in two volumes, with Vol. I, dated 1911, and Vol. II, dated 1913 (2)
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £85
Lot 95
GRESWELL, Rev. William - The Land of the Quantock, a Descriptive and Historical Account - Barnicott & Pearce, 1903, limited edition 121/250, with numerous illustrations
Estimate:  £20 - 25 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £30
Lot 96
BRADSHAW, Thomas - The Whole Genuine and Complete Works of Flavius Josephus, the Learned and Authentic Jewish Historian and Celebrated Warrior - London, with numerous illustrations and maps, full calf
Estimate:  £50 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £80
Lot 97
CHURCHILL, Winston S. - The Second World War -1948-1954, first editions, six vols, dust-wrappers
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £50
Lot 98
NAPIER, Major-General Sir W. F. P - History of the War in the Peninsula and in the South of France from the Year 1807 to the Year 1814 - six vols, F. Warne & Co, 1886, Cavendish Edition tog. w. LUDWIG, Emil - Napoleon - 1927 and BROWNRIGG, Beatrice - The Life and Letters of Sir John Moore - 1923 (8)
Estimate:  £15 - 25 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £45
Lot 99
WATSON, Robert - The History of the Reign of, Philip II, the King of Spain - three vols, T. Cadell, 1785, fourth ed, tog. w. Vol I only, by the same title - 1786 (4)
Estimate:  £40 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £25
Lot 100
TAYLOR, James - The Age We Live In: A History of the Nineteenth Century - eight vols
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 101
Debrett's Peerage, Baronetage and Knightage for the years 1910 and 1955
Estimate:  £25 - 45 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
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