Auction 11.02.2019

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Datum der Auktion: 11.02.2019

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A SMALL LIBRARY OF BOOKS AND ANTIQUARIAN MAPS Quiller-Couch, Arthur, Sir - The Sleeping Beauty and Other Fairy Tales, illustrated by Edmund Dulac, cloth gilt, quarto, with 30 tipped-in colour plates, London [1910] Estimate £80-120

Los #: 1

Schätzpreis: 80 £ - 120 £

Datum: 11.02.2019

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Arabian Knights - Sinbad the Sailor, illustrated by Edmund Dulac, quarto, half cloth, with 23 tipped-in colour plates, London [1914]; Poe, Edgar Allan - The Bells and Other Poems, illustrated by Edmund Dulac, quarto, cloth (stained and scuffed) with 28 coloured plates, London [1912] and Kipling

Los #: 2

Schätzpreis: 80 £ - 120 £

Datum: 11.02.2019

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Dulac, Edmund, illustrator - Edmund Dulac's Fairy-Book; Fairy Tales of the Allied Nations, quarto, with 16 colour tipped in plates, London [1916]; Picture Book for the French Red Cross, with portrait and 19 coloured plates, with d/j, London [1915]; Shakespeare, William - The Tempest, with 40 tipped

Los #: 3

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 11.02.2019

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Eyton, Thomas Campbell - A History of the rarer British Birds, 2 parts in 1 volume, 8vo, original cloth, spine joints split, London 1836 Estimate £60-80

Los #: 4

Schätzpreis: 60 £ - 80 £

Datum: 11.02.2019

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Buffon, Georges Louis Marie Leclerc, Comte de - Natural History, General and Particular, 20 vols, 8vo, rebacked mottled calf, with frontis and 680 coloured plates, London Estimate £300-500

Los #: 5

Schätzpreis: 300 £ - 500 £

Datum: 11.02.2019

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Yarrell, William - A History of British Birds, 3 vols, 8vo, half calf, London 1843 Estimate £60-100

Los #: 6

Schätzpreis: 60 £ - 100 £

Datum: 11.02.2019

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Shaw, George - Vivarium Naturae; or The Naturalists Miscellany, 10 vols (of 25), 8vo, rebacked quarter calf with marbled boards, 388 hand coloured plates, drawn by Frederick Polydore Nodder, London 1790-99 Estimate £500-800 Vol 1 - 37 2-37 3-37 4-36 5- 36 6-34 7- 35 8-45 9-46 10-46 Total of plates

Los #: 7

Schätzpreis: 500 £ - 800 £

Datum: 11.02.2019

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Dawe, George R.A. - The Life of George Morland, 49 of 175, folio, half vellum, London 1904, spine base rodent eaten!, Estimate £40-60

Los #: 8

Schätzpreis: 40 £ - 60 £

Datum: 11.02.2019

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Hume, Frederick Edward - Familiar Wild Flowers, 1st to 7th series, in 7 vols, 8vo, cloth, London 1902-12 Estimate £50-80

Los #: 9

Schätzpreis: 50 £ - 80 £

Datum: 11.02.2019

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Pratt, Anne - The Flowering Plants, Grasses, Sedges and Ferns of Great Britain, 6 vols, 8vo, original cloth, spines bumped, some joints splint, London [c.1880] Estimate £150-200

Los #: 10

Schätzpreis: 150 £ - 200 £

Datum: 11.02.2019

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Thiers, Louis Adolphe - The History of the French Revolution, 5 vols, half calf, 8vo, scuffed, joints split, London 1838 Estimate £50-70

Los #: 11

Schätzpreis: 50 £ - 70 £

Datum: 11.02.2019

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Tourtell, Mary - Rupert Little Bear Library, numbers 14,21,28,36,38 and 40, 8vo, yellow boards, some split (6) Estimate £40-60

Los #: 12

Schätzpreis: 40 £ - 60 £

Datum: 11.02.2019

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Adams, Richard (Novelist) - Watership Down, one of 250, illustrated by John Lawrence, full morocco by Sangorski and Sutcliffe, with folding map, signed by author and artist, with slip case, London 1976 Estimate £500-800 There is a signed print of a watercolour on the front free endpaper, spine a

Los #: 13

Schätzpreis: 500 £ - 800 £

Datum: 11.02.2019

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Doyle, Arthur Conan, Sir - The Lost World, 1st edition, 2nd issue, brown cloth, with 9 plates, front spine joint split, bumped, writings to reverse of frontis, Wadham House Hall gilt embossed insignia to front cover, Henry Frowde / Hodder and Stoughton, London [1914] Estimate £80-120

Los #: 14

Schätzpreis: 80 £ - 120 £

Datum: 11.02.2019

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Prichard, Hesketh - Through The Heart of Patagonia, 1st edition, quarto, cloth, with 3 folded maps, London 1902 Estimate £100-150

Los #: 15

Schätzpreis: 100 £ - 150 £

Datum: 11.02.2019

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Choisy, Francois-Timoléon de - Histoire de la Comtesse des Barres à Madame la Marquise de Lambert, Bruxelles, rebound, 12mo, Francois Foppens, [Paris], 1736 Estimate £100-150

Los #: 16

Schätzpreis: 100 £ - 150 £

Datum: 11.02.2019

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Flint, William Russell Sir - Breakfast in Perigord, one of 525, signed, folio, quarter morocco, with slip case, London 1968 Estimate £100-150

Los #: 17

Schätzpreis: 100 £ - 150 £

Datum: 11.02.2019

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Koestler, Arthur - Spanish Testament, an uncorrected proof, section cut from title page to form a "window" to dedication page, Gollancz, London 1937 and 3 other Left Book Club proof copies: Jones, F.E. - The Battle for Peace, 1938, Allan, S.R. - Comrades and Citizens, 1938 and Haldene, J.B.S

Los #: 18

Schätzpreis: 80 £ - 120 £

Datum: 11.02.2019

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Greene, Graham - The End of The Affair, 1st edition, 8vo, with d.j., [Times Book Club binding], browned and chipped at edges, with slight stain to cover Estimate £120-160

Los #: 19

Schätzpreis: 120 £ - 160 £

Datum: 11.02.2019

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Navy List for the Years 1825, 1827, 1829, 1836-37, 1846-47, 1849-50, 1852, 1854-55, 1857-59, 1867, 1870-71, 1874-75, 1882-85, 1888-89, 1892-93, 1895-97 (23 vols) all but 1825, 1827, uniformly bound in gilt lettered black calf Estimate £300-400

Los #: 20

Schätzpreis: 300 £ - 400 £

Datum: 11.02.2019

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Benningfield, Gordon (Illustrator) and Gooden, Robert (text) - Butterflies, one of 250 signed by the illustrator, elephant folio, in slip case, Carter, Nash, Cameron, London 1978 Estimate £50-80

Los #: 21

Schätzpreis: 50 £ - 80 £

Datum: 11.02.2019

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Jones, Owen - The Preacher, chromolithograph title and 34 pages, disbound, with elaborate heat stamped boards by Remnant and Edmonds, after a design by Owen Jones, Longman, London 1849 Estimate £100-150

Los #: 22

Schätzpreis: 100 £ - 150 £

Datum: 11.02.2019

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Manning, Rev. O and Bray, William - The History and Antiquities of the County of Surrey, 3 vols, folio, a facsimile of the 1804-14 edition, Wakefield 1974 Estimate £50-80

Los #: 23

Schätzpreis: 50 £ - 80 £

Datum: 11.02.2019

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In August 1974. Miss Sheila MacKellow, late of Beacon Gardens, Crowborough, East Sussex, wrote to Richard Nixon, following his resignation from the Presidency over the Watergate scandal, expressing her sympathy. There then followed a 20 year correspondence, once resulting in their meeting on May

Los #: 24

Schätzpreis: 300 £ - 500 £

Datum: 11.02.2019

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Nixon, Richard M - The Real War, 1st edition, 8vo, in clipped d/j, inscribed to Sheila MacKellow 8th January, 1981, Warner Books edition, first printing, New York 1980 Estimate £100-150

Los #: 25

Schätzpreis: 100 £ - 150 £

Datum: 11.02.2019

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Nixon, Richard M - The Memoirs of Richard Nixon, original cloth, 8vo, with d/j (small tear at head of spine), inscribed to Sheila MacKellow, 20th April 1979, 8vo, third printing, New York 1978 Estimate £100-150

Los #: 26

Schätzpreis: 100 £ - 150 £

Datum: 11.02.2019

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Nixon, Richard M - Seize The Moment, simulated calf, 8vo, inscribed to Sheila MacKellow, 28th December 1992, New York 1992 Estimate £60-100

Los #: 27

Schätzpreis: 60 £ - 100 £

Datum: 11.02.2019

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Nixon, Richard M - Leaders, number 970 of 2500, signed and inscribed to Sheila MacKellow, 1st January 1985, 8vo, blue leatherette gilt with watered blue silk end papers, New York 1982 Estimate £80-120

Los #: 28

Schätzpreis: 80 £ - 120 £

Datum: 11.02.2019

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Nixon, Richard M - Leaders, inscribed to Sheila MacKellow, 28th December 1982, first printing, cloth, 8vo, New York 1982 and another copy also signed and inscribed to Sheila MacKellow, 9th January 1984, cloth gilt, in slip case, New York 1982 (2) Estimate £100-150

Los #: 29

Schätzpreis: 100 £ - 150 £

Datum: 11.02.2019

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Nixon, Richard M - No More Vietnams, New York, 1985 and 8 other volumes relating to Richard Nixon and his era, including Eisenhower, Julie Nixon - Pat Nixon, The Untold Story, inscribed to Sheila MacKellow, with d/j., New York 1988 (9) Estimate £50-100

Los #: 30

Schätzpreis: 50 £ - 100 £

Datum: 11.02.2019