Book Sale on
Wednesday 29th March 2017
Lots: 153-202 of 350
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Lot 153
HENRY, Rev. Matthew - The Holy Bible - 1878, full calf with brass claps, numerous illustrations throughout tog. w. BROWN, Rev. John - The Self Interpreting Bible - 1851, with illustrations and another bible, undated, without illustrations (3)
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £50
Lot 154
TISSOT, J - The Life of our Lord Jesus Christ - two vols, 1897, with Vol I bearing an inscription by the author, folio,
Estimate:  £20 - 25 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
Lot 155
The Revelation of Saint John the Divine - Baynard Press, undated, with thirteen single and double page lithographs by Hans Feibusch, and signed by the artist, limited edition 49 of 150, folio, slipcase
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
Lot 156
The Holy Bible containing the Old and New Testaments - 1844, with single brass clasp and coloured illustrations
Estimate:  £25 - 35 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £25
Lot 157
GREEK BIBLE - Vetus Testamentum Graecum - 1665
Estimate:  £70 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £50
Lot 158
The Holy Bible, containing the Old and New Testaments - two vols, 1847, full calf, each with illustrations throughout tog. w. BANKES. Rev. Thomas - The Christian's New and Complete Family Bible - calf, folio, with numerous illustrations and another Holy Bible - full calf, gilt tooling with raised bands to the spine, without illustrations (4)
Estimate:  £50 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £50
Lot 159
Die Heilige Schrift Neuen Testaments - 1744, bound together with the Psalter [undated] and Psalms of St. David[1740], each with a title page, and an index to the rear,
Estimate:  £20 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £10
Lot 160
Der Schlefifchen Kern Chronicte Anderer Theil - 1711 - 878 pages, index to the rear, lacking boards and spine, numerous engraved plates and a fold-out map titled Ducatus Silesiae Tabula Accuratissima
Estimate:  £20 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £32
Lot 161
EADIE, Rev. John - The Holy Bible with an abridgement of the commentaries of Scott and Henry - with illustrations throughout, full calf, with metal clasps
Estimate:  £25 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £42
Lot 162
Collection of books and paraphernalia relating to aviation, to include aircraft recognition manuals, maps, reports etc
Estimate:  £60 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £70
Lot 163
Collection of books and manuals relating to the Triumph books and manuals to include a Instruction Manual for Triumph Motorcycles 1937, 1938, 1939 & 1940 Models and a Instruction Manual No 7. for the Triumph Tiger Cub etc
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £170
Lot 164
Collection of paraphernalia relating to motor-cycling to include old manuals relating to the BSA, Ariel, Enfield and a quantity of other items to include the Motor-Cycle and Motor-Cycling magazines dating from the 1950s but includes, The Motor Cycle magazine, December 5th, 1935 etc
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £120
Lot 165
Collection of books relating to motor cycling to include BSA, Ducati and Norton interest together with a quantity of other books relating to Brooklands; Pre-War British Motor Cycles; British Motorcycles of the 1940s and 1950s etc
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £160
Lot 166
Collection of Meccano Magazines relating from 1925 through to 1941, to include some runs of issues
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £30
Lot 167
Collection of books relating to motoring to include: MARTIN - The Book of Triumph Cars tog. w. FROSTICK - Bentley: Cricklewood to Crewe; a collection of Hanes, Auto Library Series; a Triumph Sports Car 20 TR2, 3 & 3A Models Spare Parts Catalogue, and a quantity of other books relating to motoring
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £170
Lot 168
Collection of books and paraphernalia relating to London buses and trams
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £85
Lot 169
Collection of books and paraphernalia relating to buses and trams to include the history of buses in the South West, South East and the North of England
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £48
Lot 170
DENDY-MARSHALL, C. F - A History of the Southern Railway - 1860,
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 171
A Tour Thro' the whole Island of Great Britain divided into Circuits or Journies - two vols, London, 1724-1725, each vol. with fold-out map
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £170
Lot 172
Quantity of books relating to travel
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
Lot 173
CARTER, Howard & MACE, A. C - The Tomb of Tutankhamen, discovered by the Late Earl of Carnarvon and Howard Carter - Cassell & Co., 1923 and 1927, first eds., two vols, with numerous plates throughout by Harry Burton (2)
Estimate:  £200 - 400 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £350
Lot 174
CAMPBELL, Donald - A Journey Over Land to India, partly by a route never gone before by an European - London, 1796, half calf with marbled boards
Estimate:  £100 - 200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £110
Lot 175
SCOTT, Captain Robert F - The Voyage of Discovery - 1905, two vols, together with: GORDON HAYES. J - Antarctica - 1928; PONTING, H. G - The Great White South - December 1923, fifth imp; SHACKLETON, Sir Ernest - South, The Story of Shackleton's Last Expedition, 1914-1917 - January 1920, reprint and SEAVER, George - Edward Wilson of the Antarctic, Naturalist and Friend - June 1938 (6)
Estimate:  £80 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £140
Lot 176
GRAHAM, Maria - A Journal of a Residence in India - Edinburgh, 1812, with sixteen illustrations [as called for], half calf
Estimate:  £60 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £130
Lot 177
LEGH, Thomas - Narrative of a Journey in Egypt and the Country beyond the Cataracts - London, 1816, with folding map and plate
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £160
Lot 178
The Royal Jersey Album dedicated, by Special Permission, to Her Most Gracious Majesty Queen Victoria - 1847, with eleven lithographs [as called for] by H. Walter, from the original drawings by P. J. Ouless
Estimate:  £200 - 400 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £250
Lot 179
[MOUNTAINEERING INTEREST] - FARRER, Reginald - On the Eaves of the World - two vols., with numerous illustrations tog. w. nine other books relating to Everest, the Alps etc (11)
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £70
Lot 180
LAYARD, Austen, H - Discoveries in the Ruins of Nineveh and Babylon; with Travels in Armenia, Kurdistan and the Desert; being the result of a Second Expedition undertaken for the Trustees of the British Museum - John Murray, 1853, first ed., with all illustrations and maps [as called for]
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £70
Lot 181
Seventeen Shell Guides to include:- QUENNELL, C. H. B & Peter - Somerset, spiral bound tog. w. sixteen later Shell Guides, non spiral bound (17)
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £120
Lot 182
ROWSE, A. L - Tudor Cornwall - 1941, first edition, dust-wrapper, tog. w. a quantity of books of interest to travel
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £110
Lot 183
BAEDEKER, Karl - a collection of eleven travel guides for, Central Italy - 1890; Southern Italy - 1890; Northern Italy - 1892; Great Britain - 1901; Northern France - 1894 and another copy for, 1905; Southern France - 1907 and another for, 1914; Eastern Alps - 1895 and Northern Germany - 1884; Sudbayern, Tirol und Salzburg -1910, each volume contains maps and plates (11)
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £40
Lot 184
STANLEY, Henry M. - Through the Dark Continent or The Sources of the Nile around the Great Lakes of Equatorial Africa and down the Livingstone River to the Atlantic Ocean - two vols, 1899, with illustrations and fold out map
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £60
Lot 185
Collection of books relating to the topography, history etc. of various places to include the Orkney Islands, Yorkshire, Hampshire etc
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £30
Lot 186
Glimpses of India: a grand photographic history of The Land of Antiquity, the vast Empire of the East - 1895, numerous illustrations, oblong folio
Estimate:  £50 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £50
Lot 187
FRANSHAM, John - The World in Miniature: or the Entertaining Traveller - Vol I only, John Torbuck, 1740
Estimate:  £15 - 25 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £60
Lot 188
The Works of Rudyard Kipling - thirty six vols, Charles Scribner, 1897
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £95
Lot 189
The New English Theatre containing the Most Valuable Plays which have been acted on the London Stage - four vols (of eight), London, 1776, half calf
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
Lot 190
CAXTON, William - The Metamorphoses of Ovid - two vols, 1968, facsimile reprint
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £45
Lot 191
The Works of Charles Dickens - ten vols, to include Bleak House, The Pickwick Papers, Sketches by Boz, Barnaby Rudge, Dombey and Son, David Copperfield, Little Dorrit, Nicholas Nickleby, Old Curiosity Shop, Martin Chuzzlewit and Dombey and Son, Chapman and Hall, half calf (10)
Estimate:  £20 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £15
Lot 192
TOLKIEN, J. R. R - The Fellowship of the Ring - December 1954, first ed. second imp, tog. w. The Two Towers - 1955, first ed., second imp. and The Return of the Ring, 1955, first ed. each with dust-wrappers.


Estimate:  £200 - 400 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £550
Lot 193
KNIGHT, Charles - The Works of William Shakespeare - two vols., George Routledge & Sons, 1885, with illustrations by John Gilbert tog. w. TOLKIEN, J. R. R. - The Hobbit - 1957, ninth imp; and another by the same author, Farmer Giles of Ham- 1949 (4)
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £110
Lot 194
DICKENS, Charles - The London Edition - fourteen vols
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £30
Lot 195
Collection of modern literature, various authors, some first editions and signed books
Estimate:  £20 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £42
Lot 196
The Collected Poetry of Francis Thompson - Hodder & Stoughton, 1913, tog. w. GREENE, Graham - Loser Takes All - Heinemann, 1955, first edition and thirteen other books of literature interest (15)
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £30
Lot 197
Kenilworth; A Romance - three vols, 1821, second edition
Estimate:  £15 - 25 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £10
Lot 198
The Works of William Thackeray - Smith, Elder & Co, twenty-two vols., with illus. throughout each vol., uniformly bound in half calf with marbled boards and with gilt tooling to the spines
Estimate:  £40 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £55
Lot 199
STAUNTON, Howard - The Works of William Shakespeare - Vols I-VI (inclusive), George Routledge & Sons, uniformly bound, half calf with marbled boards, with gilt tooling to the spines (6)
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £50
Lot 200
STEVENSON, Robert Louis - Kidnapped - Cassell & Co, 1887, first edition tog. w. six other books of literature interest (7)
Estimate:  £100 - 200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £110
Lot 201
DICKENS, Charles - Bleak House - Chapman & Hall, undated tog. w. twenty-two 18th century and later books on various subjects to include art and literature (23)
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £120
Lot 202
Collection of litertature books to include, ISHERWOOD, Christopher - Prater Violet - 1946, first ed., dust-wrapper; THORNDYKE, Russell - Doctor Syn - July 1915, first ed., and other books to include first editions and by several authors to include Jane Austen, Howard Spring, Jules Verne etc
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £600
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