Auction 15.07.2019

Gorringes
15 North Street
BN7 2PD Lewes, East Sussex
Großbritannien und Nordirland
[email protected] · +44 (0)1273 472503 · +44 (0)1273 479559

Datum der Auktion: 15.07.2019

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Stephens, James - Irish Fairy Tales illustrated by Arthur Rackham, one of 525, signed by the artist, qto, quarter vellum, with 16 coloured plates, Mackmillan & Co Ltd, London 1920 Estimate £400-600

Los #: 1

Schätzpreis: 400 £ - 600 £

Datum: 15.07.2019

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Wyer, John and Nixon, Chris - Racing with the David Brown Aston Martins', 2 vols, quarto, with d.j's, inscribed presentation copies, London 1980 Estimate £150-250

Los #: 2

Schätzpreis: 150 £ - 250 £

Datum: 15.07.2019

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Modern Novels - mostly first editions in d/wrappers; authors include Brian Moore, Angela Carter, William Golding, Malcolm Bradbury, Barbara Pym, etc. (approx. 70 vols) Estimate £140-180 Mostly very good condition, including Bradbury's History Man (1975), Carter's - The Bloody Chamber (1979) and

Los #: 3

Schätzpreis: 140 £ - 180 £

Datum: 15.07.2019

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Fleming, Ian - The Man With The Golden Gun, 1st edition, half title, green / white patterned e/ps, gilt lettered cloth and d/wrapper, 1965; together with (same author) For Your Eyes Only ..., 1st edition, half title, secondary 'red' title after contents, d/wrapper, (pp.199/200 slightly defective

Los #: 4

Schätzpreis: 160 £ - 200 £

Datum: 15.07.2019

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Churchill, W.S. - A History of the English Speaking Peoples, 1st edition, 4 vols, text maps, half titles, d/wrappers, 1956-58; sold with a copy of Richard Hillary's The Last Enemy, 1st edition, half title, gilt-lettered cloth and d/wrapper, 1942 Estimate £100-140 Churchill - very good, unused set

Los #: 5

Schätzpreis: 100 £ - 140 £

Datum: 15.07.2019

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Tipping, H. Avray - English Gardens, frontis, and numerous other photo illustrations, gilt buckram with marbled endpapers, folio, Country Life, 1925; Jekyll, Gertrude and Hussey, Christopher - Garden Ornament, 2nd edition revised, frontis and numerous other photo plates, gilt pictorial buckram

Los #: 6

Schätzpreis: 100 £ - 140 £

Datum: 15.07.2019

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Miller, Philip - The Gardeners Dictionary ... the seventh edition, revised and altered ... containing the best and newest methods of cultivating and improving the kitchen, fruit, flower garden and nursery, 20 copper engraved plates, vignette and head and tailpiece decorations, recently rebound half

Los #: 7

Schätzpreis: 160 £ - 200 £

Datum: 15.07.2019

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Nicol, Walter - The Gardener's Kalendar; or Monthly Directory of Operations in Every Branch of Horticulture, advert leaf, lacks half title, contemporary calf, Edinburgh 1810; Miller, Philip, The Gardeners Kalendar ... 7th edition, half title, head and tail piece decorations, lacks frontis, old calf

Los #: 8

Schätzpreis: 80 £ - 120 £

Datum: 15.07.2019

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Farrer, Reginald - A Plant Hunter in Tibet, photo plates and a folded map, 1934; with (same author) Assam Adventure, photo plates, 1941; with others by this author or related titles (13) Estimate £60-80 Tibet - cloth Iightly marked and two spots on title, elsewhere good; Assam - cloth with slight

Los #: 9

Schätzpreis: 60 £ - 80 £

Datum: 15.07.2019

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Jekyll, Gertrude - Wood and Garden, 2nd edition, photo plates, gilt decorated cloth, 1899; Jekyll, Gertrude - Home and Garden, 1st edition, photo plates, gilt decorated cloth, 1900; together with 7 others by this author, including A Gardener's Testament, 1937 and Children and Gardens, 1908 Estimate

Los #: 10

Schätzpreis: 100 £ - 140 £

Datum: 15.07.2019

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Urquhart, Beryl Leslie, editor - The Camellia, 2 vols, 36 coloured plates (from paintings by Raymond Boothe and Paul Jones), cloth backed patterned boards and gilt cloth, folio, Plaw Hatch Hall, Sharpthorne (Sussex); The Leslie Urquhart Press, 1955-60; sold with W.B. Turrill's A Supplement to Elwes

Los #: 11

Schätzpreis: 50 £ - 60 £

Datum: 15.07.2019

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Gardens - a small selection of older books on those at home and abroad; includes Ducane's The Flowers and Gardens of Japan, A & C. Black, 1908; Edith Wharton's Italian Villas and Their Gardens, NY 1904; and Robinson's The Parks, Promenades and Gardens of Paris, 1869; together with 8 related others

Los #: 12

Schätzpreis: 100 £ - 160 £

Datum: 15.07.2019

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Old Garden Manuals - mostly Victorian, bound in decorated cloth and small 8vo, includes: Hibberd's The Amateur's Kitchen Garden, 1877; Hibberd's Rustic Adornments, 1857; Glenny's Handbook of the Flower Garden and Greenhouse, 3rd edition, 1857; Mrs Loudon's The Ladies Companion to the Flower Garden

Los #: 13

Schätzpreis: 160 £ - 200 £

Datum: 15.07.2019

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Gardening - A selection of older books, including: Grey's Hardy Bulbs, 1937, vol I only; J.G. Millais's Magnolias, 1927; Woodcock & Stearn's Lillies of the World, 1950; The New Flora and Silva, edited Cox, vols I - 5 only, 1929-33; and approximately 25 others Estimate £80-120 Grey - vol 1 of 3

Los #: 14

Schätzpreis: 80 £ - 120 £

Datum: 15.07.2019

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Loudon, J.C. - An Encyclopaedia of Gardening; comprising the theory and practice of horticulture, floriculture, aboriculture, and landscape-gardening ..., 1st edition, many text engravings, rebound half calf and cloth, gilt decorated and panelled spine, thick 8vo, 1822 Estimate £160-200 Well bound

Los #: 15

Schätzpreis: 160 £ - 200 £

Datum: 15.07.2019

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Loudon, J.C. - The Suburban Gardener, and Villa Companion ..., 1st edition, numerous wood engraved text illus., contemporary half calf with marbled boards, gilt decorated and panelled spine with maroon label, 1838 Estimate £120-160 Title and some other intermittent foxing, binding with only slight

Los #: 16

Schätzpreis: 120 £ - 160 £

Datum: 15.07.2019

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Gardening - A large selectionof mostly earlier / mid 20th century titles, including - Rohde's Herbs and Herb Gardening, c.1930; Rohdes - A Garden of Herbs, revised edition, 1926; Gathorne - Hardy's The Native Garden, 1961; Sackville-West's In Your Garden Again, 1953 with More For Your Garden, 1955

Los #: 17

Schätzpreis: 60 £ - 80 £

Datum: 15.07.2019

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Elvard, Paul - Le Visage de la Paix par Picasso et Elvard, qto, soft covers, number 60 of 2000, 29 illustrations Editions Cercle D'Art, Paris 1951 Estimate £150-200

Los #: 18

Schätzpreis: 150 £ - 200 £

Datum: 15.07.2019

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Carroll, Lewis - Alice in Wonderland, Folio Society limited edition, one of 1000, quarter bound by hand in vellum with vellum tips, blocked on spine in 22ct gold, large qto, with 11 colour plates and 50 line-drawings by Charles Sandwyk, presentation box bound in Paradise cloth with a titling label

Los #: 19

Schätzpreis: 250 £ - 350 £

Datum: 15.07.2019

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Milne, Alan Alexander - The House at Pooh Corner, illustrated by Ernest H. Shephard, A RARE PRE-PUBLICATION SALESMAN'S SAMPLE, 178 pages, but text to only first 53, listing of contents incomplete, in d.j., but no text to inner flaps, Methuen & Co, London 1928 Estimate £300-500

Los #: 20

Schätzpreis: 300 £ - 500 £

Datum: 15.07.2019

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Contact ... Contact Collection of Contemporary Writers, one of 300, edited by Robert McAlmon, original wrappers, small loss at foot of spine and front cover, Contact Publishing Co., Paris 1925 Estimate £300-500

Los #: 21

Schätzpreis: 300 £ - 500 £

Datum: 15.07.2019

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Pound, Ezra - A Draft of XXX Cantos, 1st edition, one of 200, 8vo, original linen uncut, spine browned, worm to top left of first 10 leaves, Hours Press, Paris 1930 Note: The woodcut initials were designed by Dorothy Shakespeare Pound Estimate £400-600

Los #: 22

Schätzpreis: 400 £ - 600 £

Datum: 15.07.2019

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Pound, Ezra - Canzoni, 1st edition, original boards, with gilt titles, two thirds of spine detached but present, modern folding case, Elkin Matheous, London 1911 Estimate £150-200

Los #: 23

Schätzpreis: 150 £ - 200 £

Datum: 15.07.2019

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Douglas, Keith - Alamein to Zem Zem, 1st edition, qto, in ragged d.j., with frontis and two colour plates, Editions Poetry London, London 1946, Yeats, William Butler - Last Poems and Plays, 8vo, cloth, London 1940, Smith, Sydney Goodsir - The Deevil's Walts, in clipped d.j., London 1946, Ibid

Los #: 24

Schätzpreis: 70 £ - 100 £

Datum: 15.07.2019

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Cummings, Edward Estlin - Tulips and Chimney, 1st edition, 8vo, half cloth, Thomas Seltzer, New York 1923, The Authors first exclusively published collection of poetry Estimate £100-150 Spotting on title page is a little worse on half title. Spotting in text is minimal with the exception of page 14

Los #: 25

Schätzpreis: 100 £ - 150 £

Datum: 15.07.2019

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William, William Carlos - The Clouds, Aigeltinger, Russia & Co, one of 250, 8vo, cloth, with paper titling label to spine, College Press and Cummingtons Press, [Aurora, New York] 1948 Estimate £100-150

Los #: 26

Schätzpreis: 100 £ - 150 £

Datum: 15.07.2019

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Todd, Ruthven - Until Now, 8vo, cloth, The Fortune Press, [1942], Lewis, Cecil Day - The Magnetic Mountain, No. one of Hogarth Living Poets, 2nd impression, London 1933, ibid Transitional Poem (Number 9) Leonard and Virginia Woolf, Hogarth Press 1929, Empson, William - Poems, 8vo, cloth, Chatto and

Los #: 27

Schätzpreis: 60 £ - 90 £

Datum: 15.07.2019

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[Smith, Sydney Goodsir] - Carotid Cornucopius, 8vo, cloth, with printed d.j., a presentation copy to 'Bertie', [William Robert Rodgers (1909 - 1969), known as Bertie, and born in Belfast, Northern Ireland, was probably best known as a poet, but was also a prose essayist, a book reviewer, a radio

Los #: 28

Schätzpreis: 70 £ - 100 £

Datum: 15.07.2019

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Gay, John - Fables, 2 vols, 2nd edition, 8vo, 19th century calf, Vol 1 with engraved title vignette and 51 text vignettes by John Wootton and William Kent, Vol 2 with engraved frontis, title vignette and 16 copper plates by Hubert-Francois Gravelot, J. Tonson and J. Watts and P. Knapton and T. Cox

Los #: 29

Schätzpreis: 150 £ - 200 £

Datum: 15.07.2019

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Pound, Ezra - The Spirit of Romance, 8vo, green cloth, spotted throughout, J.M. Dent and Sons, London [1910] Estimate £80-120

Los #: 30

Schätzpreis: 80 £ - 120 £

Datum: 15.07.2019

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Fenollosa, Ernest and Pound, Ezra - "Noh", or Accomplishment, 1st edition, 8vo, original cloth, MacMillan & Co, London 1916, Pound, Ezra - Patria Mia and The Treatise on Harmony, cloth with d.j., London 1962, ibid - The Classic Anthology defined by Confucius, London 1955, ibid - A Lume Spento

Los #: 31

Schätzpreis: 50 £ - 80 £

Datum: 15.07.2019

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Pound, Ezra - Guide to Kulchur, cloth, Faber and Faber, London 1938, ibid - Jefferson and / or Mussolini, cloth, New York and London [1936] - Make it New, 1st edition, cloth, with burn mark to lower left front board, Faber and Faber, London 1934 - Homage to Sextus Propertius, London 1934 and Machine

Los #: 32

Schätzpreis: 60 £ - 90 £

Datum: 15.07.2019

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Arthur Rackham (illustrator) 5 works - Steel, F.A -English Fairy Tales, 8vo, cloth, 16 colour plates, The Macmillan Company, New York, 1922 - Greene, Grahame - The Wind in the Willows, 8vo, cloth with slip case, Limited Editions Club 1940, together with a Junior Heritage Club pamphlet, relating to

Los #: 33

Schätzpreis: 100 £ - 150 £

Datum: 15.07.2019

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Mabel Lucie Attwell (illustrator) 5 works - Ashley, Doris - French Fairy Tales, qto, pictorial boards, 12 colour plates, Raphael Tuck & Sons, London [1917] - Kingsley, Charles - The Water-Babies, qto, pictorial boards, 6 colour plates, Raphael Tuck & Sons, London [1915] - Andersen, Hans, Christian

Los #: 34

Schätzpreis: 100 £ - 150 £

Datum: 15.07.2019

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Mabel Lucie Attwell (illustrator) 3 works - Carroll, Lewis - Alice in Wonderland, qto, pictorial boards, 12 colour plates, Raphael Tuck & Sons, London [circa 1910] - Marie Queen of Roumania - The Lost Princess, qto, cloth, 6 colour plates, London 1924 - Barrie, J. M - Peter Pan and Wendy, qto

Los #: 35

Schätzpreis: 70 £ - 100 £

Datum: 15.07.2019

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John Hicklenton (1967-2010), original artwork, in colour, for the front cover of 2000 AD, 16th January 1988, signed and dated '95, 510 x 390mm Estimate £2,000-3,000

Los #: 36

Schätzpreis: 2.000 £ - 3.000 £

Datum: 15.07.2019

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John Hicklenton (1967-2010) - Original artwork in full colour, with acetate overlay, for Judge Dredd, issue number 24, March 20th - April 2nd, 1993, page 29 (page 4 of J.D. "The Big Hit", 425 x 293mm, together with a copy of the related published comic Estimate £600-900

Los #: 37

Schätzpreis: 600 £ - 900 £

Datum: 15.07.2019

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John Hicklenton (1967-2010) - Original artwork - 2 pieces, one in full colour, with acetate overlay, one in black ink, for Judge Dredd, issue number 24, March 20th - April 2nd 1993, page 28 (page 3 of J.D. "The Big Hit"), each piece 425 x 293mm Estimate £900-1,200

Los #: 38

Schätzpreis: 900 £ - 1.200 £

Datum: 15.07.2019

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Tusser, Thomas - Five Hundred Points of Good Husbandry ..., together with a Book of Huswifery ... a new edition ... by William Mavor, contemporary half calf and marbled boards, gilt panelled spine with orange label, marbled endpapers and edges, 1815; Rohde, E.S. - Garden Craft in the Bible and Other

Los #: 39

Schätzpreis: 140 £ - 180 £

Datum: 15.07.2019

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Schloss's English Bijou Almanac for 1843, 20 x 14mm, original full brown gilt decorated morocco, with green onlays, all edges gilt, portraits of Sam Rogers, Ludwig Dobley, the infant Prince of Wales, the Duchess of Orlean by Miss Mitford, King of Prussia Adelaide Kemble, 52 pages, lacking calendar

Los #: 40

Schätzpreis: 120 £ - 180 £

Datum: 15.07.2019

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Spectator - The Spectator [by Addison, Steele and others], 8 vols, 8vo, calf, with frontises, London 1753 Estimate £100-150

Los #: 41

Schätzpreis: 100 £ - 150 £

Datum: 15.07.2019

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Chambers, Ephraim - Cyclopeadia: or, an Universal Dictionary of Arts and Sciences, 5 vols, folio, calf rebacked, with frontis and 144 engraved plates, London 1786 Estimate £300-500

Los #: 42

Schätzpreis: 300 £ - 500 £

Datum: 15.07.2019

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Colburn's United Services Magazine and Naval and Military Journal, 50 vols, 8vo, half calf, London 1838-50 Estimate £100-150

Los #: 43

Schätzpreis: 100 £ - 150 £

Datum: 15.07.2019

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Shaw-Sparrow, Walter - Frank Brangwyn and his work, qto, cloth, London 1910, Salaman, M.C. - British Book Illustration, qto, cloth, London 1923, May, Phil - ABC, one of 1050, qto, cloth, London 1897, Munnings, Sir Alfred - An Artist's Life, London 1950 (4) Estimate £60-80

Los #: 44

Schätzpreis: 60 £ - 80 £

Datum: 15.07.2019

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A collection of 100 volumes relating to Archaeology, Roman British, early Celtic, Welsh and Scottish history, myths and legends, including: Maxwell-Irving, Alastair M.T., - The Border Towers of Scotland, vol 2 2014, Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scotland - Argyll 3

Los #: 45

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 15.07.2019

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Gosse, Philip Henry - Actinologia Britannica. A History of the Sea-Anemones and Corals, 1st edition, 8vo, calf gilt, with 12 plates (11 in colour) by W. Dickes after drawings by Gosse, Van Voorst, [1858] - 1860 Estimate £180-240

Los #: 46

Schätzpreis: 180 £ - 240 £

Datum: 15.07.2019

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Quintilianus, Marcus Fabius - Institutiones oratoriae. "Institutionum oratoriarum libri XII, vol 1 (of 2), 8vo, vellum, with engraved frontis and title, ex Officina Hackiana, Leiden & Rotterdam: , 1665 Estimate £100-150

Los #: 47

Schätzpreis: 100 £ - 150 £

Datum: 15.07.2019

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Painter, William - The Palace of Pleasure, 4 vols, one of 500, Cresset Press, London 1929 Estimate £150-200

Los #: 48

Schätzpreis: 150 £ - 200 £

Datum: 15.07.2019

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Rapin de Thoyras, Paul - The History of England, 2nd edition, 2 vols, contemporary calf, with portraits, 4 folding maps and 9 tables, 2 of them folding, James, John and Paul Knapton, London 1732-33 Estimate £100-150

Los #: 49

Schätzpreis: 100 £ - 150 £

Datum: 15.07.2019

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Burnet, Gilbert - The History of the Reformation of the Church of England. The First Part, of the Progress made in it during the Reign of K. Henry the VIII, original First Edition., folio, dedication leaf, engraved allegorical frontispiece, two-coloured title page, original full leather, rebacked

Los #: 50

Schätzpreis: 100 £ - 150 £

Datum: 15.07.2019