Auction No 388, Wed 13th Nov 2019 12:00 GMT

233 Lots (displaying 1 - 20)

"The New Yorker" 1945-1946, special Armed Forces Overseas Editions, all with attractive pictorial wraps,

Lot: 1

  • Auction Date: Wed 13th Nov 2019 12:00 GMT (Ended)
  • Est: £40 - £50
UNSOLD
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Interesting selection in folder including elaborate 1867 Valentine with original 1d red Cover Stockport to Atherton (MANCHESTER S.T. b/s)

Lot: 2

  • Auction Date: Wed 13th Nov 2019 12:00 GMT (Ended)
  • Est: £60 - £70
SOLD £74
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Photographs in six albums and loose, mainly 1950s/1960s family holidays, in Europe (including Yugoslavia) and UK, mostly PC size

Lot: 3

  • Auction Date: Wed 13th Nov 2019 12:00 GMT (Ended)
  • Est: £40 - £50
SOLD £74
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19th Century cabinet photos (37) and carte-de-visite (83), all portraits, country-wide but with many London photographers.

Lot: 4

  • Auction Date: Wed 13th Nov 2019 12:00 GMT (Ended)
  • Est: £30 - £40
SOLD £54
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George Ellis "Modern Practical Joinery", Library Press, 1921, fourth (and much enlarged) edition; original printed cloth, gilt, VG;

Lot: 5

  • Auction Date: Wed 13th Nov 2019 12:00 GMT (Ended)
  • Est: £30 - £40
SOLD £20
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Edmund Hillary "High Adventure", Hodder & Stoughton, 1955, 1st Edn., orig. cloth, slightly marked, signed by the author on front endpaper;

Lot: 6

  • Auction Date: Wed 13th Nov 2019 12:00 GMT (Ended)
  • Est: £20 - £30
SOLD £52
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Henry Prescott "Tobacco and its Adulterations", John Van Voorst, 1858, original gilt cloth, spine frayed at top & tail, 40 plates,

Lot: 7

  • Auction Date: Wed 13th Nov 2019 12:00 GMT (Ended)
  • Est: £20 - £30
SOLD £15
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Various including Garrud "The Complete Jujitsuan", Methuen, 1953; "Trials of Oscar Wilde", William Hodge 1948, in d/jkt;

Lot: 8

  • Auction Date: Wed 13th Nov 2019 12:00 GMT (Ended)
  • Est: £30 - £40
SOLD £20
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Various including "Haunted Homes and Family Traditions of Great Britain", c.1884; "Witchcraft, Oracles and Magic among the Azande",

Lot: 9

  • Auction Date: Wed 13th Nov 2019 12:00 GMT (Ended)
  • Est: £40 - £50
SOLD £28
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Mixed ephemera 19th Century to 1950s; including revenue stamped documents (9); Government Letters (6), two signed by Rab Butler

Lot: 10

  • Auction Date: Wed 13th Nov 2019 12:00 GMT (Ended)
  • Est: £40 - £50
SOLD £32
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Mixed ephemera with greetings cards, photographs, prints, scraps, film star photo books, etc; many depict children with attractive designs.

Lot: 11

  • Auction Date: Wed 13th Nov 2019 12:00 GMT (Ended)
  • Est: £50 - £60
SOLD £66
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T. Allen "A Crumb for a Soldier; or, a Stroke in the King’s Defence." Manchester, 1799, a pamphlet, 10pp, fine, in modern boards,

Lot: 12

  • Auction Date: Wed 13th Nov 2019 12:00 GMT (Ended)
  • Est: £15 - £20
SOLD £10
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Lytton Strachey "Elizabeth and Essex", Crosby Gaige, New York, 1928, paper-covered boards, cloth backstrip, gilt, VG; b/w frontispiece

Lot: 13

  • Auction Date: Wed 13th Nov 2019 12:00 GMT (Ended)
  • Est: £40 - £50
SOLD £26
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Charles R. Elrington "A Sermon, preached before His Excellency, Richard, Marquess Wellesley, Lord Lieutenant, President,

Lot: 14

  • Auction Date: Wed 13th Nov 2019 12:00 GMT (Ended)
  • Est: £70 - £100
UNSOLD
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"Songs by Burns", Otto Schulze, Edinburgh, 1901; quarter-vellum, gilt, spine darkened o/w VG; one of 500 printed.

Lot: 15

  • Auction Date: Wed 13th Nov 2019 12:00 GMT (Ended)
  • Est: £20 - £30
SOLD £15
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Pierre Carlet de Chamblain de Marivaux "Discours Prononce a L’Academie Francoise le quatre Fevrier 1743…

Lot: 16

  • Auction Date: Wed 13th Nov 2019 12:00 GMT (Ended)
  • Est: £50 - £60
UNSOLD
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Izaak Walton "The Compleat Walton", Nonesuch Press, 1929, No. 114 of 1100 for sale in the UK, full grained-morocco, gilt, raised bands, fine;

Lot: 17

  • Auction Date: Wed 13th Nov 2019 12:00 GMT (Ended)
  • Est: £40 - £50
SOLD £98
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John Milton "Poems in English with Illustrations by William Blake in Two Volumes", Nonesuch Press, 1926, tall octavo, quarter vellum,

Lot: 18

  • Auction Date: Wed 13th Nov 2019 12:00 GMT (Ended)
  • Est: £60 - £80
SOLD £76
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Vasant G. Rele "The Mysterious Kundalini (The physical basis of the Kundali (Hatha) Yoga" D.B. Taraporevala, Bombay, 1927;

Lot: 19

  • Auction Date: Wed 13th Nov 2019 12:00 GMT (Ended)
  • Est: £20 - £30
SOLD £10
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Joseph Conrad "Typhoon and Other Stories", Heinemann, 1903, First Edition, original gilt cloth, some wear; previous owner’s bookplate,

Lot: 20

  • Auction Date: Wed 13th Nov 2019 12:00 GMT (Ended)
  • Est: £30 - £40
SOLD £20
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