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Datum der Auktion: 29.05.2019

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Literature.- Scott (Walter) Lady of the Lake, occasional light browning, ownership note to title head, occasional light foxing, contemporary mottled calf, spine gilt, John Bellantyne, Edinburgh, 1810; Ferguson (James) The British Essayists…, 38 vol. only, of 40, lacking vol. 13 and 26, engraved

Los #: 393

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 29.05.2019

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Philosophy.- Enfield (William) The History of Philosophy From the Earliest times to the beginning of the present century, FIRST EDITION, 2 vol., 1 engraved folding chart, light browning and foxing, contemporary calf, spines gilt, joints cracked, edges worn, 4to, J. Johnson, 1791; [Coventry (Henry

Los #: 394

Schätzpreis: 300 £ - 400 £

Datum: 29.05.2019

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Theology.- Culverwell (Nathaniel) An elegant and Learned Discourse of the Light of Nature, second edition, light browning, staining and spotting throughout, paper wrappers, torn, lacking spine, Thomas Roycroft, 1661; D’Argentre (Charles du Plessis) Elementa Theologica, woodcut device on title

Los #: 395

Schätzpreis: 150 £ - 250 £

Datum: 29.05.2019

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Trollope (Anthony) The Small House at Allington, FIRST EDITION, 2 vol., engraved frontispieces, 15 engraved plates, only. of 16, occasional light staining, contemporary half green calf, top boards detached or becoming so, 8vo, Smith Elder, 1864

Los #: 396

Schätzpreis: 100 £ - 150 £

Datum: 29.05.2019

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Bindings, Literature.- Farjeon (Benjamin) Works, 22 vol., mixed editions, half morocco, worn, spine gilt-lettered & with floral design, Hutchinson & co., 1885-1904; Cameos of Literature… compiled by Mrs. Valentine, 12 vol., engraved frontispieces, original white and green cloth, elaborately

Los #: 397

Schätzpreis: 300 £ - 400 £

Datum: 29.05.2019

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Bindings, Literature.- Jerrold (Douglas) The Writings…, 8 vol., collected edition, half morocco, spine gilt-tooled, t.e.g., Bradbury & Evans, 1851-54; Frere (John Hookham) The Works…, 3 vols. second edition, ex-libris W. T. Marriott, gilt-paneled tree calf, a.e.g., Basil Montagu Pickering, 1874

Los #: 398

Schätzpreis: 300 £ - 400 £

Datum: 29.05.2019

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Biography.- O'Meara (Barry E.) Napoleon in Exile..., 2 vol., fourth edition, half-title in vol. 2, engraved frontispieces, one lithographic plate of Napoleon’s house, spotting, later half calf, spines gilt-tooled with raised bands W. Simpkin & R. Marshall, 1822; Casanova (Giacomo) Mémoires de J

Los #: 399

Schätzpreis: 300 £ - 400 £

Datum: 29.05.2019

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Brontë Sisters & Scott (Temple, ed.) Novels of the sisters Brontë, 12 vol., ‘Thornton Edition’, including The Life of Charlotte Bronte by E. C. Gaskell, half titles and title pages printed in red and black, 'Agnes Grey' lacking frontispiece, original gilt-stamped green cloth, t.e.g, worn, staining

Los #: 400

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 29.05.2019

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Browning (Robert) Carte-de-visite albumen photograph by The London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company, facing left, [NPG x4822], card 105 x 65 mm, 1880 [with] Browning (Elizabeth Barrett) The Poetical Works..., 6 vols, engraved frontispieces & plates, presentation inscription dated 1890, original

Los #: 401

Schätzpreis: 100 £ - 150 £

Datum: 29.05.2019

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Bulwer-Lytton (Edward) Bulwer’s Novels, 32 vol., EDITION DE LUXE, NUMBER 94 OF 500 SETS, title pages in red and black, numerous coloured plates, publisher’s green cloth, worn, paper labels, some damaged, large 8vo, G. Routledge & Sons, [1892-3]; with Surtees (R. S.) The Novels, 10 vol., NUMBER 148

Los #: 402

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 29.05.2019

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Burton (Sir Richard Francis, trans.) & Smithers (Leonard C., ed.) The Book of a Thousand Nights and a Night, 12 vol., Library 'Kamashastra' edition, 71 plates after Albert Letchford, publisher’s red half morocco, spines gilt, t.e.g., some scuffed with cloth coming loose, large 8vo, H.S. Nichols

Los #: 403

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 29.05.2019

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Classics.- Callimachus, Spanheim (Ezechiel) & Graevius (Johann Georg, ed.) Callimachi Hymni, Epigrammata, et Fragmenta..., 2 vol. in 4, titles printed in red & black with engraved vignettes, engraved frontispiece to vol. 1, 6 engraved plates, numerous woodcut initials and medallions, F. Halmam & G

Los #: 404

Schätzpreis: 150 £ - 250 £

Datum: 29.05.2019

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Dickens (Charles) The Complete Works…, 15 vol., numerous wood-engraved plates, spotting, polished half-calf, gilt-tooled spines with morocco labels, Chapman & Hall, 1896; The Complete Works…, 30 vol., green cloth, Harper & Brothers, c.1920, 8vo (45

Los #: 405

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 29.05.2019

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Dumas (Alexandre) The Romances, 60 vol., NUMBER 40 OF 50 COPIES FOR SALE IN ENGLAND, Illustrated Library Edition, frontispieces and numerous plates with tissue guards, ex libris George Kitchin, original gilt-stamped red cloth, t.e.g., worn, 8vo, J. M. Dent & Co., 1893-98; Celebrated Crimes, 8 vol

Los #: 406

Schätzpreis: 300 £ - 400 £

Datum: 29.05.2019

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English History.- Knight (Charles, ed.) London, 6 vol. in 3, FIRST EDITION, numerous wood engravings, contemporary calf gilt, a.e.r., 1841-44; Green (John Richard) History of the English People, 4 vol., FIRST EDITION, half titles, 15 maps, majority coloured, some spotting, half morocco gilt, t.e.g

Los #: 407

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 29.05.2019

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History.- Arnold (Thomas) History of Rome, 3 vol., FIRST EDITION, vol. 3 second edition, some spotting, Sandford Wills bookplate & T. Mellard bookbinder’s label to front pastedown, contemporary polished half calf gilt, morocco labels, B. Fellowes et al., 1838-45; Ranke (Leopold) Austin (Sarah

Los #: 408

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 29.05.2019

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Literary Miscellany.- Clifford (Hugh) Heroes of Exile..., bookplate of Maxine Elliott, green morocco gilt-stamped with dedication to Maxine Elliott, 8vo, Smith, Elder & co., 1906; Balzac (Honore de) The Works, 34 vol. only, of 53, Caxton edition, frontispieces, original cloth gilt, 1895-1900; Florus

Los #: 409

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 29.05.2019

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Satire.- Butler (Samuel) Hudibras...with Dr. Grey's Annotations, 3 vol., new edition, engraved frontispieces and 5 plates, numerous wood-engraved vignettes, 2pp. advertisements, some staining, ex libris Herbert Leman, later half morocco gilt, Charles & Henry Baldwyn, 1819; Meadows (Kenny, illustr

Los #: 410

Schätzpreis: 150 £ - 200 £

Datum: 29.05.2019

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Scott (Walter) The Poetical Works, 8 vol., portrait frontispiece, half titles, bookplate elaborately cut out in thistle shape, contemporary calf, gilt-paneled, worn, 12mo, A. Constable, Edinburgh, 1822; The Fine Art Scott [The Works], 28 vol., numerous plates, gilt-stamped cloth, 8vo, c.1920; with

Los #: 411

Schätzpreis: 150 £ - 250 £

Datum: 29.05.2019

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Shakespeare (William) & Valpy (A. J., ed.) The Plays and Poems of Shakespeare…, 15 vol., 170 engraved plates including frontispieces, gilt-tooled calf with morocco labels, some vol. rubbed, 8vo, Henry G. Bohn, 1853 (15

Los #: 412

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 29.05.2019

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Shelley (Percy Bysshe) & Keats (John) The Complete Works of Percy Bysshe Shelley, 8 vol., and The Complete Works of John Keats, 4 vol., LAUREL EDITION, NUMBER 133 OF 1000 SETS, edited by Nathan Haskell Dole, numerous coloured plates in various media, tissue-guards with printed captions, titles in

Los #: 413

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 29.05.2019

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Barnes (Julian) Staring at the Sun, Jonathan Cape, 1986; A History of the World in 10 10/2 Chapters, Jonathan Cape, 1989; Talking it Over, Jonathan Cape, 1991; Llosa (Mario Vergas) The Real Life of Alejandro Mayta, FIRST ENGLISH EDITION, Faber & Faber, 1986; Chatwin (Bruce) Utz, Jonathan Cape, 1988

Los #: 414

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 29.05.2019

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Berners (Gerald Hugh Tyrwhitt-Wilson, Lord) Trois Petites Marches Funèbres, music, original wrappers, little frayed, 4to, 1917; Percy Wallingford and Mr Pidger, original wrappers, little frayed, spotted & browned, Oxford, 1941; Far From the Madding War, some spotting, 1941; Count Omega, 1941; The

Los #: 415

Schätzpreis: 150 £ - 200 £

Datum: 29.05.2019

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Blake (William) Water-colour Designs for the Poems of Thomas Gray, 3 vol., ONE OF 18 HORS COMMERCE COPIES, total edition of 518, 120 collotype and hand-stenciled plates, 116 coloured, text printed on pure rag laid paper, introduction by Geoffrey Keynes, 4-page supplement announcing publication

Los #: 416

Schätzpreis: 600 £ - 800 £

Datum: 29.05.2019

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[Burroughs (William)] Lee (William) Junkie: Confessions of an Unredeemed Drug Addict, [bound with] Helbrant (Maurice) Narcotic Agent, FIRST EDITION, slight toning throughout, original printed wrappers, light creasing to joint, 8vo, Ace Books, New York, 1953. *** The first published book by Burroughs

Los #: 417

Schätzpreis: 300 £ - 400 £

Datum: 29.05.2019

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Burroughs (William) The Naked Lunch, original cloth, dust jacket, slight toning, a little scuffed, persevered by clear plastic, Calder, 1964; The Ticket that Exploded, original boards, dust jacket, light creasing to joint, price clipped, Calder & Boyars, 1968; The Last Words of Dutch Schultz

Los #: 418

Schätzpreis: 400 £ - 600 £

Datum: 29.05.2019

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Churchill (Winston Spence).- The Centenary Limited Edition The Collected Works of Sir Winston Churchill, 38 vol., ONE OF 2000 SETS, volume one is an uncorrected SUBSCRIBERS’ PROOF COPY issued to Lord Craigmyle, includes the 4 volumes of Collected Essays, full vellum, spine gilt, gilt armorial

Los #: 419

Schätzpreis: 2.000 £ - 3.000 £

Datum: 29.05.2019

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Cuala Press.- Yeats (W.B.) A collection of Cuala Press Reprints including: Poetry and Ireland: Essays; Poems and Translations by J. M. Synge; Deirdre of the Sorrows: A Play by J. M. Synge; Synge and the Ireland of his Time; Selections from the Writings of Lord Dunsany by Baron Dunsany; A Woman's

Los #: 420

Schätzpreis: 1.200 £ - 1.800 £

Datum: 29.05.2019

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Daudet (Alphonse) La Comtesse Irma, NUMBER 112 of 350 COPIES, wood engraved author’s portrait after L. Malateste, 3 states of etchings by Charles Jouas, Pierre Vidal, and Louis Morin on Arches paper, illustrations, scattered foxing, lacking original wrappers?, half green grain morocco, gilt, [Monod

Los #: 421

Schätzpreis: 150 £ - 200 £

Datum: 29.05.2019

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D'Este (Jessica) Love Song Cycle, Four Poems, set in type by Phil. Cleaver, printed in red and black, original wrappers, 1978; “Prutkov (Kozma)” [= Alexey Tolstoy] Thoughts and Aphorisms from the Fruits of Meditation, 8 full-page illustrations by Quentin Blake, original wrappers, Royal College of

Los #: 422

Schätzpreis: 100 £ - 150 £

Datum: 29.05.2019