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Datum der Auktion: 26.06.2019

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LYSONS (SAMUEL)

An Account of Roman Antiquities Discovered at Woodchester in the County of Gloucester, FIRST EDITION, text printed in English and French, hand-coloured aquatint title and dedication leaf (to King George III), 40 aquatint plates (34 hand-coloured, of which 9 double-page), 2 large uncoloured aquatint

Los #: 22•

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BURNE-JONES AND ROSSETTI

ROSSETTI (DANTE GABRIEL) The Collected Works... edited with preface and notes by William M. Rossetti, 2 vol., EDWARD BURNE-JONES' COPY, signed by him on the half-titles, 3 poems with a small pencil tick beside them, publisher's decorative cloth gilt, 8vo, Ellis and Scruton, 1886

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CLAVÉ (ANTONI)

RABELAIS (FRANCOIS) Gargantua. Lithographies de Clavé, NUMBER 182 OF 200 COPIES "sur grande vélin d'Arches", colour lithographed illustrations by Clavé throughout (some double-page), tissue guards, loose as issued in portfolio wrappers, cloth-backed pictorial chemise and slipcase, folio (380 x

Los #: 183•

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JONES (OWEN)

The Grammar of Ornament, FIRST EDITION, 101 chromolithographed plates (including title), tissue guards, contemporary half morocco, ornamental gilt morocco panel on upper cover, gilt-decorated spine, g.e., upper cover working loose, folio (558 x 380mm.), Day and Son, 1856

Los #: 186•

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KELMSCOTT PRESS - CHIVERS BINDING

The Tale of the Emperor Coustans and of Over the Sea, LIMITED TO 525 COPIES, printed in red and black in Chaucer type, wood-engraved title, borders and initials designed by William Morris, "vellucent" vellum by Cedric Chivers (stamped "Cedric Chivers" and "Dorothy Smith" in gilt inside lower cover

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MILLAIS (JOHN EVERETT)

LESLIE (HENRY) Little Songs for me to Sing, FIRST EDITION, frontispiece, pictorial title-page and borders, and 10 illustrations (6 full-page) by Joseph Swain after J.E. Millais, frontispiece loose but a FINE COPY, [c.1865]]; idem, 2 copies, second and fourth editions, a few leaves loose, [1866] and

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MOORE (HENRY)

GOETHE (JOHANN WOLFGANG VON) Prométhée, NUMBER 60 OF 183 COPIES, printed "sur vélin de chiffon à la forme des Papeteries du Marais", translated by André Gide, 16 colour lithographs by Henry Moore (8 full-page, 3 capital letters, 3 tail-pieces, title and covers), loose as issued in publisher's

Los #: 189•

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MOORE (HENRY)

Heads, Figures and Ideas... with a comment by Geoffrey Grigson, NUMBER 67 OF 150 COPIES WITH AN ADDITIONAL COLOUR LITHOGRAPH, signed and dated by the artist in pencil on the plate, illustrations throughout, original half morocco by Zaehnsdorf, slipcase [Cranmer 41], folio (470 x 320mm.), London

Los #: 190•

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MOORE (HENRY)

Shelter-Sketch-Book, NUMBER 69 OF 180 COPIES SIGNED BY THE ARTIST on the colophon, with an original colour lithograph signed by Moore, 80 tipped-in colour plates, loose as issued in publisher's cloth solander box, and card case [Cramer 86], folio (375 x 305mm.), Marlborough Fine Art Ltd, 1967

Los #: 191•

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CHURCHILL (WINSTON)

Marlborough. His Life and Times, vol. 3 (of 4), FIRST EDITION, AUTHOR'S PRESENTATION COPY, inscribed "To Louis Sacré from Winston Churchill, Nov. 1936" on front free endpaper, plates and maps (some folding), publisher's purple cloth gilt (slight fading at spine ends), dust-jacket (chipped with loss

Los #: 208•

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COLETTE

An collection of seven books inscribed, and 5 autograph letters signed, by Colette, to her friend, the Breton writer Théophile Briant, comprising: Gigi, inscribed "Pour Théo, familier des astres, Colette" on half-title, Ferenczi, [1945]; Chambre d'hôtel, inscribed "Cher Théo... dans votre chambre

Los #: 211•

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COSWAY BINDING

HERBERT (GEORGE) The Remains of the Temple, engraved frontispiece (some offsetting onto title), crushed blue morocco gilt, by Sangorski & Sutcliffe (for Henry Sotheran, signed in gilt on dentelles), covers with 3-line border and ornamental corner-pieces, the upper cover enclosing central

Los #: 212• Y Ф

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D-DAY LANDING

Archive relating to the D-Day Normandy landings, from the collection of Lt. Cdr. B.C. Lambert RNVR, commanding officer on Juno Beach, where the Canadian troops came ashore, including a Royal Ensign beach flag, "top secret" printed memorandums, beach maps (printed "Confidential", some annotated

Los #: 213

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DALI (SALVADOR)

Biblia sacra vulgatae editionis. Sixti V pont. max. iussu recognita et Clementis VIII auctoritate edita, imaginibus Salvatoris Dali exornata, 5 vol., NUMBER 825 OF 1,499 'LUXUS' COPIES ON HAND-MADE PAPER, 105 offset lithographs in colour, with printed Japon tissue-guards, untrimmed in publisher's

Los #: 214•

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FLEMING (IAN)

On Her Majesty's Secret Service, FIRST EDITION, SPECIAL LIMITED EDITION SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR on the colophon leaf, this one of 35 copies marked "Presentation", from an overall edition of 285, colour portrait of the author after the painting by Amherst Villiers, light stain to lower free endpaper and

Los #: 215•

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FORSTER (E.M.)

Barger family collection of twenty-eight autograph letters by E.M. Forster, two to his mother Lily Forster, fifteen to his intimate friend Florence Barger, two to her son Evert and nine to Evert's wife Mollie; including: (i) Autograph letter signed ("Morgan"), to "Dear Florence", written while

Los #: 216

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LENNON (JOHN)

Autograph poem, titled "The Faulty Bagnose", beginning "Softly softly, treads the Mungle/ Thinner thorn behaviour street./ Whorg canteell whorth bee asbin?/ Cam we so all complete,/ With all our faulty bagnose?...", comprising 35 lines in seven numbered five-line stanzas, written in blue ballpoint

Los #: 229

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LENNON (JOHN)

Typescript of the short story, titled "I Believe, Boot..." in the author's hand at head, with manuscript corrections in blue ballpoint pen throughout, typed on recto only on two numbered leaves, 2pp., paper with 'Secretary' watermark, rust stain from paperclip, 4to, (253 x 202mm.), [1964/5

Los #: 230

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LENNON (JOHN)

Typescript of the story "Snore Wife and Some Several Dwarts", with manuscript corrections in blue ballpoint pen, typed on recto only, 2pp, with 'Secretary' watermark, 4to (253 x 203mm.), [1964/5

Los #: 231

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LENNON (JOHN)

Typescript of the short story, titled "Silly Norman" in the author's hand at head, with manuscript corrections in blue ballpoint pen throughout, typed on recto only on two numbered leaves, 2pp, paper with 'Secretary' watermark, rust stain from paperclip, 4to (253 x 202mm.), [1964/5

Los #: 232

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LENNON (JOHN)

Typescript of the short story, "Araminta Ditch", with manuscript corrections and page numbers in blue ballpoint pen, the text on the reverse of the first leaf scribbled out by the author and marked with an arrow labelled "NOTHING", 4pp, on different paper stock, the second page with 'Secretary

Los #: 233

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LENNON (JOHN)

Typescript of "Cassandle", with manuscript corrections in blue ballpoint pen, the text divided into three sections, "You all Know Me", "The Way I See It" and "Koms der Revolution", 1 page, 4to (253 x 177mm.), [1964/5

Los #: 234

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LENNON (JOHN)

Typescript, titled "Readers Lettuce" in the author's hand at head, with manuscript corrections in blue ballpoint pen, 1 page, 4to (253 x 177mm.), [1964/5

Los #: 235

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MILNE (A.A.)

Winnie-the-Pooh... with Decorations by Ernest H. Shepard, 1926; The House at Pooh Corner..., 1928, FIRST EDITIONS, publisher's pictorial cloth gilt, the second with dust-jacket (slightly soiled, short nicks at corners); idem, another copy, ownership inscription on half-title, modern salmon pink

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MITCHELL (MARGARET)

Typed letter signed ("Margaret Mitchell Marsh"), to Miss Black, telling her that "I have just received your letter of January 6th, in which you wrote of re-reading 'Gone With the Wind' in bomb shelters during raids" and thanking her "for realizing how much your letter would mean to me" and writing

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PLATH (SYLVIA)

THOMAS (DYLAN) The Collected Poems, SYLVIA PLATH'S COPY, ANNOTATED IN FIVE PLACES AND EXTENSIVELY UNDERLINED, with upwards of seventy sentences or passages underscored, marked or bracketed in the margins, in two places with Plath's distinctive "star" symbol in black ink, 13 poems in the Contents

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PLATH (SYLVIA)

Typed carbon copy of the essay-memoir "Landscape of Childhood" [published as "Ocean 1212-W"], on 8 sheets (recto only), each sheet with title "Landscape of Childhood", the first sheet headed "Sylvia Plath/23 Fitzroy Road/London N.W.1", the other sheets "Sylvia Plath" before the page number (i.e. 2

Los #: 239

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PLATH (SYLVIA)

The Bell Jar. By Victoria Lucas, FIRST EDITION, THE DEDICATEE'S COPY, ownership inscription "E.J. Compton. 1963. N. Tawton" in black ink on front paste-down, occasional light spotting, publisher's cloth, dust-jacket (unclipped, worn with some loss to extremities and spine and corners) [Tabor A4a.1

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TOLKIEN (J.R.R.)

Autograph rules for one of his word-games, headed "Word-extraction", listing seven numbered rules, beginning: "1. A 'base-word' is chosen; competitors then extract from it lists of as many shorter words as they find..."; written on the reverse of a cyclostyled list of out-of-print books (a bizarrely

Los #: 253

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TOLKIEN (J.R.R.)

Autograph letter signed ("Ronald"), and subscribed "With my love", to "My very dear Denis & Joyce" [Tolhurst, Tolkien's doctor and his wife], opening: "'Well' as Sam said 'I'm back'. And the weather, supporting my mood, has promptly become forlorn and gloomy. I miss you sadly. My rooms were all

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