Book Sale on
Wednesday 29th March 2017
Lots: 102-152 of 350
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Lot 102
Collection of 18th century and later books relating to history
Estimate:  £30 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £30
Lot 103
The Victoria History of The County of Worcester - Vols I-IV tog. w. The County of Gloucester - Vol. VIII and The County of Warwick - Vol. VII and Vol VIII (7)
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £80
Lot 104
Collection of books written by, or about, Sir Winston Churchill to include - Marlborough, His Life and Times - four vols bound as two, and others
Estimate:  £20 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £25
Lot 105
WOODWARD, B. B - The History of Wales, from the Earliest Times, to its Final Incorporation with the Kingdom of England - two vols, Virtue & Co, blue cloth with gilt tooling, with numerous illustrations
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £42
Lot 106
GOUGH-NICHOLS, John - The Topographer and Genealogist - [1846-1858], three vols, bound in half calf with marbled boards
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £65
Lot 107
STIRLING-COYNE, J & WILLIS, N - The Scenery and Antiquities of Ireland - two vols., with numerous illustrations by W. Bartlett
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £95
Lot 108
JEBOULT, Edward - A General Account of West Somerset, Description of the Valley of the Tone, and the History of the Town of Taunton, with numerous photographic illustrations together with: CHANTER, Charlotte - Ferny Combes, a ramble after Ferns in the Valleys and Glens of Devonshire - 1857, third edition; MOORE, Rev. Thomas - History and Topography of the County of Devon - 1832, with numerous illustrations to the rear, and four other books relating to Lyme Regis, Serborne, Bradford upon Avon and the Isle of Purbeck (7)
Estimate:  £50 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £120
Lot 109
Forty-one books from the Britain in Pictures series relating to Art, Literature, History etc
Estimate:  £20 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £50
Lot 110
MACKENZIE-GRIEVE - The Last Years of the English Slave Trade - 1941, first edition, tog. w. a quantity of 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:   £70
Lot 111
Collection of local history books and paraphernalia relating to the County of Surrey to include; GREEN, F. E - The Surrey Hills - 1915, with illustrations by Elliott Seabrooke; PARKER, Eric - Surrey Gardens, 1954, dust-wrapper and others, to include postcards
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £45
Lot 112
COLLINSON, Rev. John - The History and Antiquities of the County of Somerset collected from authentick records, and an actual survey by the late Mr Edmund Rack - three vols. Bath, 1791, full calf with gilt tooling and raised bands to the spine with a fold out map and forty plates
Estimate:  £200 - 250 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £220
Lot 113
DAWBER, E. Guy & DAVIE, W. Galsworthy - Old Cottages Farm Houses and Other Stone Buildings in the Cotswold District - Batsford, 1905 tog. w. another by the same authors, Old Cottages and Farm Houses in Kent and Sussex - Batsford, 1900, each with gilt tooling to the boards, and illustrations throughout (2)
Estimate:  £50 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £85
Lot 114
Collection of books on history to include:- JOHNSON, George W - The Fairfax Correspondence, Memoirs of the Reign of Charles I - two vols, London, 1848 tog. w. JARDINE, David - A Narrative of the Gunpowder Plot - John Murray, 1857; CORBETT, Julian S - The Successors of Drake - Longmans, Green & Co, 1900; VINE - The landing of Julius Caesar and his Battles with the Ancient Britons with some account of Early British Trade and Enterprise - 1886; TOWNEND, Robert - The Descendants of the Sturars - 1858 and twenty-two other books, all ex library (27)
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 115
Collection of books relating to the West Country to include:- HEATH, Sidney & PRIDEUX, W - Some Dorset Manor Houses - London, 1907 tog. w. An Inventory of the Historical Monuments in the County of Dorset - three vols, 1970; Photographic views of Ilfracombe and Neighbourhood; nine Somerset Record Society Publications and a quantity of other books
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £50
Lot 116
RIVINGTON, Septimus - The History of Tonbridge School, from its Foundation in 1553 to the present date - 1925, fourth edition tog. w. STEED, H. - The Register of Tonbridge School from 1847 to 1927 - 1927 and The Tonbridgian, 1907-1912 (3)
Estimate:  £15 - 25 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £25
Lot 117
BISSET, Robert - The History of the Reign of George III, to the Termination of the Late War - six vols, London, 1803, as originally published tog. w. Vol. VII - London, 1820, all full calf, uniformly bound (7)
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £40
Lot 118
LYSONS, Rev. Daniel - The Environs of London: being an historical account of the Towns, Villages and Hamlets within twelve miles of the capital - five vols, London, 1796, with plates and maps [as called for]
Estimate:  £200 - 400 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £170
Lot 119
The Baronage of Scotland - Edinburgh, 1798, with index to the rear tog. w. DOUGLAS, Robert - The Peerage of Scotland - Edinburgh, 1764, with ten coats of arms illustrations to the front and appendix to the rear, each full calf and with front boards loose, folio, (2)
Estimate:  £80 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £60
Lot 120
EVERED, Philip - Stag Hunting with the "Devon and Somerset", 1887-1901 - Chatto & Windus 1902, with illustrations by H. M. Lomas tog. w. FORTESCUE, Hon. J. W - The Story of a Red Deer - 1925, with illustrations by G. D. Armour; HAMILTON, Archibald - The Red Deer of Exmoor with notes on those who hunted them from Robert D'Auberville 1070, to Robert Arthur Sanders, 1906 - Horace Cox, 1907, with illustrations and COSS, Fred - Memories of a Stag Harbourer - H. F & G. Witherby, with illustrations (4)
Estimate:  £70 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £60
Lot 121
The Baronial Halls, Picturesque Edifices and Ancient Churches of England - three vols, Chapman & Hall, 1845, half calf with numerous illustrations throughout each volume, folio
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £48
Lot 122
Twenty-five volumes of, The Major Works of Sir Winston Churchill - Hamlyn, 1974, full calf and with gilt tooling
Estimate:  £400 - 500 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 123
VOWELL, John - The Antique Description and Account of the City of Exeter: in three parts bound as one - 1765, binding detached, all pages appear present, with illustrations
Estimate:  £15 - 25 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £35
Lot 124
HUME, David - The History of England, from the Invasion of Julius Caesar to the Revolution in 1688 - eight vols, T. Cadell, 1886, full calf with disbound boards,
Estimate:  £15 - 20 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £10
Lot 125
Collection of old cloth and leather relating to history to include: GREEN, J. R - A Short History of the English People - three vols, 1892, half calf, with illustrations tog. w. others
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
Lot 126
HUGHES, Thomas - Ancient Chester: A Series of Illustrations of the Streets of this Old City - Henry Sotheran, 1880, with twenty-one illustrations by George and William Batenham and John Musgrove, limited edition of 300 copies
Estimate:  £25 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £35
Lot 127
Collection of twenty-two A & C Black Guides relating to the Counties of the United Kingdom tog. w. others on Greece, France, Austria, Germany, Highlands & Islands of Scotland, New Zealand, Belguim, Sweden etc - some with decorative bindings
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £65
Lot 128
Collection of seventeen A & C Black Guides on various subjects to include History, Art, Poetry, Costume etc
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £55
Lot 129
The History of Edward, Prince of Wales, commonly termed The Black Prince, eldest son of King Edward the Third - London, 1776, tog. w. LAKE, J. W. - The Works of Lord Byron - Philadelphia, 1840 - each full calf (2)
Estimate:  £25 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £25
Lot 130
[HAMPSHIRE INTEREST] - LIVEING, Henry G. D. - Records of Romsey Abbey: An Account of the Benedictine House of Nuns, with notes on the parish church and town - 1906, with numerous illustrations tog. w. five other books relating to the County and a book on, The Law of Churchwardens and Sidesman - July 1909, fifth ed., (7)
Estimate:  £20 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
Lot 131
MACAULAY, Lord - The History of England from the Accession of James the Second - six vols, Macmillan & Co, 1913-1915, edited by Charles Harding Firth, with numerous illustrations
Estimate:  £20 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £15
Lot 132
MORRIS, Rev. F. O - The Ancestral Homes of Britain, a series of views of seats of Nobleman and Gentleman, with Historical Descriptions of the Mansions and the Genaelogical Sketches of the Families - London, with numerous coloured illustrations
Estimate:  £20 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £28
Lot 133
LEIGHTON, John M - History of the County of Fife, from the earliest period to the present time - three vols bound as one, half calf, with numerous illustrations
Estimate:  £60 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £50
Lot 134
MORRIS, Rev. F. O - Castles and Halls of England - London, with numerous coloured illustrations
Estimate:  £20 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £28
Lot 135
SPALDING, John - Memorialls of The Trubles in Scotland and in England, A.D 1624- A.D 1645 - two vols, The Spalding Club, 1860,
Estimate:  £50 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £55
Lot 136
LATIMER, John - The History of the Society of Merchant Venturers of the City of Bristol, with some account of the Anterior Merchants' Guilds - Bristol, 1903 tog. w. KERR, W. J. W - Records of the 1st Somerset Militia - Gale & Polden, ex library, with numerous coloured illustrations (2)
Estimate:  £20 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
Lot 137
A Portfolio of Coventry Past and Passing, being a pictorial record of changes during the last century with short explanatory notes by Dr. V. Wyatt Wingrave - 1927, subscription copy No. 189
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
Lot 138
PAUL, Herbert - Queen Anne - 1906, limited edition 123/200 tog. w. HENDERSON, T. F - 1904, limited edition 141/200, each published by Goupil & Co, half calf, printed on Japanese Paper and with numerous illustrations throughout (2)
Estimate:  £25 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
Lot 139
LAKING, Guy - The Armoury of Windsor Castle, European Section - Bradbury, Agnew & Co, with thirty-nine plates [as called for], boxed
Estimate:  £150 - 250 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £100
Lot 141
ST. JOHN-HOPE, W. H - Windsor Castle, an Architectural History - three vols to include a folder of maps and floor plans, Country Life, 1913, limited edition no. 368/1500, red cloth, uniformly bound
Estimate:  £40 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 142
WOLHUTER, H - Memories of a Game Ranger - December, 1950, third edition, with illustrations by C. T. Asterly-Maberly, tog. w. a small quantity of books relating to shooting, fishing and ornithology
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
Lot 143
DONNELLY, Professor Ned - Self Defence; or, The Art of Boxing - 1897
Estimate:  £40 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £60
Lot 144
TOLLEMACHE, Lord - Croquet - Stanley Paul & Co. 1914 tog. w. two other related books titled: The History of Croquet and How to Play Croquet (3)
Estimate:  £15 - 25 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £120
Lot 145
Twenty Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks to include:- 1976, 1977, 1979, 1980-1986 (inclusive), 1988-1989 and 2000 - with duplications
Estimate:  £20 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £30
Lot 146
Thirteen Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks for the years, 1950, 1951, 1952 and 1961 - each soft-back tog. w. 1959, 1962, 1963 and a duplicate copy, 1974, 1976, and two copies of the year, 1979 - each hardback (13)
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £85
Lot 147
BROMLEY-DAVENPORT, W - Sport: Fox Hunting, Salmon Fishing, Covert Shooting and Deer-Stalking - Chapman & Hall, 1885, with numerous black and white illustrations by Henry Hope Crealock tog. w. B.B - Tide's Ending - Hollis & Carter, 1950, with numerous coloured illustrations by D. J. Watkins-Pitchford (2)
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £28
Lot 148
FLEETWOOD, Rev. J - The Life of our Blessed and Saviour Jesus Christ - 1853, full calf with gilt tooling and illustrations throughout
Estimate:  £20 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £25
Lot 149
The Book of Common Prayer, and adminiftration of The Sacrements, and other Rites and Ceremonies of the Church, according to the use of the Church of England: together with the Psalter or Psalms of David - bound in one volume, London, 1794, full calf with gilt tooling and raised bands to the spine, with numerous illustrations throughout
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £30
Lot 150
La Vie de Jesus Christ - two vols, undated, folio, with numerous illustrations throughout
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 151
The Works of the Most Reverend Dr John Tillotson, late Archbishop of Caterbury - three vols, 1735, full calf
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
Lot 152
WHITBY, Daniel - A Paraphrase and Commentary upon the Epistles of the New Testament - 1700, full calf tog. w. eight other books relating to religion to include, The book of Common Prayer - 1816 (9)
Estimate:  £40 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £60
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