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Datum der Auktion: 29.05.2019

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Eliot (T. S.) Ash-Wednesday, original cloth, dust jacket, slight creasing, small tears with loss to spine head, 1930; On the Four Quartets of T.S. Eliot, light foxing to preliminaries, original cloth, dust jacket, slight staining, Vincent Stuart, 1953; The Dry Salvages, second state, slight toning

Los #: 423

Schätzpreis: 300 £ - 400 £

Datum: 29.05.2019

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Ellis (Bret Easton) American Psycho, FIRST EDITION, slight toning, original printed board, Random House, New York, 1991; Less than Zero, FIRST EDITION, original cloth backed boards, dust jacket, slight creasing at spine and head, Simon & Schuster, New York, 1985; The Informers, original cloth backed

Los #: 424

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 29.05.2019

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Fleming (Ian) From Russia with Love, FIRST EDITION, first issue, publisher's black cloth, silver and red device on top board, silver lettering to spine, original printed dust jacket, stain and chipped with slight loss, Jonathan Cape, 1957; Lucas (Victoria) The Bell Jar, contemporary fiction edition

Los #: 425

Schätzpreis: 300 £ - 400 £

Datum: 29.05.2019

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Friend (Donald) Birds from the Magic Mountain, NUMBER 245 OF 400 COPIES, signed by the author, colour illustrations, a few light spots on first couple of leaves, original pictorial cloth, slightly soiled, Bali, 1977

Los #: 426

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 29.05.2019

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Joyce (James) Chamber Music, FIRST EDITION, third variant, thin wove endpapers, poems in C are poorly centred, woodcut title, paperclip rust residue to half title, original publishers green cloth, small 8vo, [Slocum & Cahoon A3], Elkin Mathews, 1907; A Lecture Delivered in Milan in 1927 by his

Los #: 427

Schätzpreis: 600 £ - 800 £

Datum: 29.05.2019

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Joyce (James) Ulysses, first UK edition, NUMBER 1109 of 2000 copies, handmade paper, 8pp errata, slight toning and staining, later half blue morocco, new endpapers, original blue wrapper preserved, 4to, Egoist Press, John Rodker, Paris, 1922. *** Using the same plates as the first edition, the

Los #: 428

Schätzpreis: 1.000 £ - 1.500 £

Datum: 29.05.2019

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Joyce (James) Ulysses, first trade edition, dust-jacket, torn with small loss at spine head, stain at head, clipped, The Bodley Head, 1937; Barbusse (Henri) Rodker (John, translator) Inferno, ONE of 2000 copies, Joiner & Steele, 1932; Auden (W.H.) Some Poems, dust jacket, slight foxing Faber

Los #: 429

Schätzpreis: 300 £ - 400 £

Datum: 29.05.2019

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Kerouac (Jack) The Town & The City, FIRST EDITION, offsetting to preliminaries, publishers red cloth, dust jacket, creases, corners and spine head told with small loss, inner fold clipped, 8vo, Harcourt, Brace & Company, New York, 1950; Salinger (J.D.) The Catcher in the Rye, first Modern Library

Los #: 430

Schätzpreis: 150 £ - 200 £

Datum: 29.05.2019

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Lewis (Cecil) Sagittarius Rising, , inscribed by the author 'To Bertram Jones From Cecil Lewis. Remembering much. 5.9.36', to front free endpaper, original oatmeal cloth, heavily stained, armorial bookplate, newspaper clipping to endpaper, contents page lose, water stains to some page edges, 8v0

Los #: 431

Schätzpreis: 300 £ - 400 £

Datum: 29.05.2019

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Martial (A. P.) Paris intime. Notes et eaux-fortes, NUMBER 140 OF 300 COPIES ON ARCHES, work portfolio with a suite of 60 etchings, including title and limitation leaf, 30 numbered and in vignette format, engraved text below, 235 x 160 & 35 x 3o mm, minor spotting and dust soiling, joints splitting

Los #: 432

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 29.05.2019

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Miller (Henry) Tropic of Cancer, first (pirated) American edition, slightly age-toned, original yellow-green cloth, small tears to spine extremities, [Shifreen & Jackson A9], 8vo, Medusa, New York, 1940. *** Miller's first book for which he would earn literary immortality, privately printed in this

Los #: 433

Schätzpreis: 100 £ - 150 £

Datum: 29.05.2019

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Modern Fiction.- Waugh (Evelyn) Men at Arms, FIRST EDITION, light foxing on end paper, slight shelf lean, publishers blue cloth, gold title to spine, rubbed and bumped, lacking dust jacket, 8vo,Chapman & Hall, 1952; Greene (Graham) A Burnt-Out Case, first English edition, publisher's black cloth

Los #: 434

Schätzpreis: 150 £ - 200 £

Datum: 29.05.2019

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Modern Fiction.- A collection of novels by various authors, including Booker Prize winners: McEwan (Ian) Or Shall We Die?, dust-jacket, 1983; The innocent, dust jacket, 1990; Black Dogs, dust jacket, 1992; Banks (Iain) The Wasp Factory, dust-jacket,1984; Walking on Glass, dust-jacket, 1985; The

Los #: 435

Schätzpreis: 400 £ - 600 £

Datum: 29.05.2019

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Poe (Edgar Allan) & Dulac (Edmund, illustr.) The Bells and Other Poems, NUMBER 728 OF 750 COPIES, signed by the artist, half title, 28 tipped-in colour plates including frontispiece, gilt-tooled full vellum, some soiling, boards bowed, lacking ties, t.e.g., 4to, Hodder & Stoughton, 1912; with

Los #: 436

Schätzpreis: 250 £ - 350 £

Datum: 29.05.2019

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Pogany (Willy, illust.) The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam, NUMBER 403 OF 525 COPIES SIGNED BY THE ARTIST, ESPECIALLY BOUND at Bumpus of Oxford, 24 tipped-in colour plates, text on india paper, illustrations throughout, decorative endpapers, minor spotting and toning, dark green crushed morocco gilt

Los #: 437

Schätzpreis: 400 £ - 600 £

Datum: 29.05.2019

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Sassoon (Siegfried) Memoirs of a Fox Hunting Man, original cloth, dust jacket stained and with significant loss to spine, Faber & Gwyer, 1928; The Old Century and seven more years, some staining to dust jacket, 1938; Memoirs of an Infantry Officer, dust jacket with significant loss, 1930; Sherston’s

Los #: 438

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 29.05.2019

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Stevenson (Robert Louis) Kidnapped Being Memoirs of the Adventures of David Balfour in the Year 1751, FIRST EDITION, second issue, with ‘Pleasure’ not ‘Business’ on p. 40, folding coloured map, occasional light foxing, publisher's green cloth, slight shelf lean, 8vo, Cassell & Company, 1886; The

Los #: 439

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 29.05.2019

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Verse.- Skinner (Martyn) Sir Elfadore and Mabyna, author's first book, inscribed on end-paper 'To Mr & Mrs Sanders from the Author, 1935', little spotting, original boards, slightly rubbed, Oxford, printed for the author and sold by Messrs Sanders & Co, 1935; Broughton (James) An Almanac for

Los #: 440

Schätzpreis: 100 £ - 150 £

Datum: 29.05.2019

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Warhol (Andy) The Philosophy of Andy Warhol (From A to B and Back Again) FIRST EDITION, first issue, initialed by Warhol, original cloth backed boards, dust jacket, very small tear, preserved in clear plastic, 8vo, Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, New York, 1975

Los #: 441

Schätzpreis: 400 £ - 600 £

Datum: 29.05.2019

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Wharton (Edith) Ethan Frome, FIRST EDITION, first state with ‘wearily’ unbroken on p. 135, & ‘Published October 1911’ to copyright, half title, title printed in black and red, advertisements at end, light age toning, occasional spotting, red publisher's cloth, gilt, one of the first 2500 copies with

Los #: 442

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 29.05.2019

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Yeats (William Butler) The Trembling of the Veil, FIRST EDITION, NUMBER 677 of 1000 COPIES, signed by the author, photogravure frontispiece portrait after Charles Shannon, half title, printed dedication to John Quinn, uncut edges, [Wade 133], 1922; with A Vision, FIRST EDITION, NUMBER 355 of 600

Los #: 443

Schätzpreis: 1.000 £ - 1.500 £

Datum: 29.05.2019

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Architectural Drawings.- From the Piazza San Marco looking towards Santa Maria della Salute, pen and ink on laid paper watermarked S. Lay, 190 x 290mm, slight surface dirt, [late 18th or early 19th century]; with 4 other drawings of continental architectural interest by various hands (5

Los #: 444

Schätzpreis: 300 £ - 400 £

Datum: 29.05.2019

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Attanasio (Natale) & Rapisardi (Michele) Studies of women in pencil and black ink, signed 'N. Attanasio, 93', 'Schizzo di Michele Rapisardi', slightly browned, 12.5 x 19 cm (2

Los #: 445

Schätzpreis: 80 £ - 120 £

Datum: 29.05.2019

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Bible illustrations.- 85 engraved plates only (of 90), numbered, various artists including Veronese, Poussin, Boucher and engravers including Jacob Adam, Bible quotations in Latin and German, dated variously from 1797-1802, many plates re-engraved from those originally executed for 'La Sainte

Los #: 446

Schätzpreis: 100 £ - 150 £

Datum: 29.05.2019

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Bossoli (Carlo) The War in Italy, hand-coloured lithograph title page with architectural border and vignette, 39 only, of 40 plates, all in original hand-colouring, with one duplicate from a tinted lithograph edition, occasional spotting and staining, disbound, 4to, Day & Son, 1859

Los #: 447

Schätzpreis: 500 £ - 700 £

Datum: 29.05.2019

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Broadside.- Catnach (James) Royal Procession on the Opening of London Bridge, projected view above 4 columns of text comprising an account of the preparations for the ceremony, and two songs, ‘The Landing of Royal William and Adelaide at London Bridge’, and ‘New London Bridge and King William for

Los #: 448

Schätzpreis: 100 £ - 150 £

Datum: 29.05.2019

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Children's Books.- Lang (Andrew, editor) The Crimson Fairy Book, colour frontispiece (partly loose), plates, some colour, gift inscriptions on title and back of frontispiece, original pictorial cloth, gilt, rubbed, g.e., 1903; Giraud (S. Louis) Animal Life, 5 colour 'pop-up' illustrations, all

Los #: 449

Schätzpreis: 200 £ - 300 £

Datum: 29.05.2019

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Chinese Erotic Art.- Seven erotic illustrations, ink & watercolour on paper, minor tears, one with significant loss upper right, 220 x 210 mm, mounted, vellum portfolio, stained, Qing dynasty, 19th century (7) *** Known as 'spring palace paintings', these ink and watercolor illustrations imagined

Los #: 450

Schätzpreis: 2.500 £ - 3.500 £

Datum: 29.05.2019

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Cocteau (Jean) Soignez la gloire de votre firme at l'excellence de vos marchandises, car, si vous les jugez bonnes votre interérêt deviant l’interérêt general, 11 loose pochoir plates by Charles Martin illustrating the process of the 'glory of advertising and printing', original pictorial wrappers

Los #: 451

Schätzpreis: 300 £ - 400 £

Datum: 29.05.2019

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Costume Figures.- British and continental costume figures individual portraits, including one after a portrait of Whistler, full length, seated and bust length, various working and resting poses, variously red, black and white chalk, pencil, pen and ink, v.s., 90 x 60mm to 280 x 195mm, one or two

Los #: 452

Schätzpreis: 300 £ - 400 £

Datum: 29.05.2019