James L. Caw The Scott Gallery: a Series of One Hundred and Forty-Six Photogravures together with descriptive letterpress, T.C. & E.C. Jack, 1903; folio; No. 32 of 100 issued; lacks 3 of the plates, two others lack the protective folders. The plates comprise historical portraits, notable buildings and landscapes; plus introductory text. Image size mostly 12 x 9cm. Fine. (143 plates)
William Hugh Dalton (Ed.) The New and Complete English Traveller, A. Hogg, , folio, half-leather, very worn; generally clean internally; collated as complete with engraved frontispiece,51 plates (many with several views), 18pp of 2 to 4 engraved maps; final 20 leaves damp -stained; few plates torn & need repair; some pages with small tears and other small faults; hole in margin of plate facing p.100. Comprises iv,[iv],696,[xii]pp.
Marchioness of Londonderry A Journal of a Three Months’ Tour In Portugal, Spain, Africa &c. London, 1843, octavo, original gilt cloth, faded, front panel slightly scuffed; fine internally with four lithographed plates including frontispiece portrait, two plates tipped in; 94pp including preface and list of subscribers.
C. W. Wilson Picturesque Palestine, Sinai and Egypt, Virtue & Co, , sm.folio, 4 volumes, original gilt cloth, fine; foxing to prelims and endpapers, the plates barely affected; internally fine with all plates & maps. (4)
H.H. Hilton The Rules of Golf, Henry Heath , pocket-size softback, peripheral faults to cover and text-block detached, fine internally including attractive fold-out advert for the Henry Heath Golf competiton and Henry Heath hat competition. 64pp
H.L. Fairclough Grange Park Golf Club 1891-1991, a Centenary Record, St. Helens, 1991, original gilt cloth, VF, photo-plates and maps, 156pp.
W.Gibson The Farrier’s New Guide T. Longman, 1735, contemp. leather, worn, 1871 ownership inscription; frontispiece creased, and seven other VG plates; clean text; together with Weatherby The Racing Calendar for the Year 1815, C.H. Reynell, 1816, front board detached. (2)
Thomas Stoddart An Angler’s Rambles and Angling Songs, Edmonston & Douglas, 1866, original gilt cloth, front inner hinge weak o/w fine; The Angler’s Companion to the Rivers and Lochs of Scotland, Herbert Jenkins, 1923, VG; plus another. (3)
Bernard Darwin John Gully and his times, Cassell, 1935, original cloth, gilt, worn at extremities; occasional spotting, frontispiece marked, three additional plates. Remainder mark at foot of textblock. The life of a famous prize fighter. 230pp
Collection of late 1920s & 1930s issues with few sets, many part sets and many odds; chief interest in Ogdens including Broadcasting (50/50), Prominent Racehorses of 1933 (50/50 plus 51 odds), By the Roadside (68), Dogs (50), Football Club Captains (53), Greyhound Racing 2nd Series (29), Shots from the Films (50), How to Swim (34), and Smugglers and Smuggling (61); plus Wills (Overseas) Beauties (12 of 32, picture hats) and other useful. Very Mixed condition but many VG/VF. (over 1,250)
Carton with few books, many cigarette cards in slot-in albums and loose, many silks by Godfrey Phillips and others, A. & B.C. Gum Flags of the World 1959 (130), Rolling Stones newspaper 1964, Popeye Knockout set of 36 playing cards, boxed Party Games from 1930s, stockbook of local postage stamps, etc. Fair to VF (Many 100s)
Ogdens Ltd selection of sets comprising Champions of 1936, Prominent Racehorses of 1933 (No.50 creased), Smugglers and Smuggling (No.1 creased), Motor Races 1931 (very mixed condition) and The Story of Sand; plus part-sets/odds of Actors Natural & Character Studies (50) and Trick Billiards (38, many poor). Varied condition with many VG/Fine.
Collection of Scandinavian Badges, mostly metal, some fabric, from early 20th Century to 1970s, with amateur sports, national and local associations and clubs, institutions etc. Some enamelled. Unusual lot. (abt. 320)
Selection including fine street scenes of Marlow, Sheffield (Kingsway RP), Brixton (2, by Albert Flint, one with abrasion at left), Crawley (RP), Worsley (RP), and Streatham; several Greetings cards; and others in poor to fine condition. (59)
Foreign selection with interest in Malta (8), Japan (35), Faroes map card, Austria and Eastern Europe, Argentina, Australia, Netherlands and others. Fair to VF (122)
Ranges in old album and loose, with Mauzan glamour (4), many tinted RPs of pretty ladies, plus family photos, children, many greetings including 2 WWI embroidered silks, Edwardian actors & actresses, military RPs (15) and other useful. Few damaged but mostly good to VF. (255)
British & Foreign topography and subjects all pre-1940 with many UK RPs noted; approx. 30% are Foreign booklets of cards. VG/VF (abt.500)
Box of British & European topography & subjects 1900s to 1960s with many useful UK RPs including better street scenes, country-wide. Some PU. Varied condition but mostly VG/VF (abt.550)
Accumulation in box, mainly addressed to two families in Kent, mostly subject cards, with pretty ladies, Tuck Oilettes, greetings, large letter, children etc. Fair to VF (abt. 500)
Selection mostly of Caribbean interest including Ships (with several company officials), views of Bermuda (2), Curacao, Martinique, Trinidad, etc. Fair to VF. (24)