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Books, Maps & Ephemera

Viewing times - Friday 28 May 2021 9am to 12 noon, and on sale day from 10am

Location: The Waveney Room
Date: 3rd June 2021
Starts: 12:00 pm

Lots in auction: 416
Online deadline: 3rd June 2021, 11:30 am
Contact: Robert Henshilwood

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Lot 7001 – Sale Price: £180.00

Small collection India, British Raj, Hinduism, Philosophy etc, comprising 'Imperial Gazetteer of India. Provincial Series - Bengal', Calcutta, Superintendent of Government Printing, 1909, 2 volumes, xxviii,489pp & xxviii,553pp, 2 folding coloured maps of Bengal with Sikkim + 2 folding coloured plans of Calcutta/Environs of Calcutta, uniform original cloth gilt; Marshall: 'A Guide to Sanchi', Delhi, 1936, 2nd impression, 2 folding plans + 8 plates as called for, original cloth gilt; 'Jodhpur', guide book, Jodhpur Government Press, 1938, 2nd edition, folding map, plates, folding pedigree as called for, original cloth; B.R. Ambekdar: 'Annihilation of Caste, with a reply to Mahatma Gandhi', Bombay, 1945, 3rd edition, xiv,81,28pp, original printed wraps; 'British Government in India', Cassell, 1925, 1st edition, 2 volumes; Waddington: 'Indian India as seen by a guest in Rajasthan', Jarrolds, 1933, 1st edition; plus 4 others similar (12)

Lot 7002 – Sale Price: £70.00

Henry Noel Shore: 'The Flight of the 'Lapwing' a Naval Officer's Jottings in China, Formosa & Japan', London, Longmans, 1881, 1st edition, frontis + full page illustration + 2 maps (1 folding) as called for, contemporary blue calf gilt, spine gilt in compartments, together with A.H.S Lander: 'Tibet & Nepal', A & C Black, 1905, map + 75 coloured plates as called for, original decorative cloth gilt, rebacked retaining original backstrip, plus one other (3)

Lot 7003 – Sale Price: £130.00 (zero)

Colonel Henry Yule: 'The Book of Ser Marco Polo, The Venetian, Concerning the Kingdoms and Marvels of the East', London, John Murray, 1871, 2 volumes, folding maps, plans, facsimiles, plates as called for, original cloth gilt; Major Clarence Dalrymple Bruce: 'In the Footsteps of Marco Polo. Being the Account of a Journey Overland from Simla to Pekin', Edinburgh, 1907, 1st edition, 40 illustrations, lacks folding map, original cloth gilt (3)

Lot 7005 – Sale Price: £50.00

J.D Barbie Du Bocage, J.J. Barthelemy: 'Recueil de Cartes Geographiques, Plans, Vues et Medailles de L'Ancienne Grece, Relatifs au Voyage du Jeune Anachasis', Paris, Bossange et al, 1807, large engraved folding map of the ancient world, hand coloured in outline, plus 31 engraved maps, plans and plates, many folding and hand coloured in outline, as called for, 32pp text, 4to, contemporary half calf gilt (worn)

Lot 7006 – Sale Price: £70.00

Nicolaum Visscher: 'Europa delineata et recens edita', circa late 17th Century engraved hand coloured map of Europe, restored, printed area approx 43 x 54cm, rolled

Lot 7008 – Sale Price: £95.00

Five 17th Century finely engraved battle plans, plans, birds-eye views, prospects of towns in Northern France, Flanders, Belgium, mainly circa 1670's, including Sebastien de Pontault, Sieur de Beaulieu: 'Plan de la Ville et Port de Dunquerque [Dunkirk] en Flandre, a Siege par les Armees du Roy tres Chrestien Louis XVI...', & 'Plan de la Ville et Chateau de Sirck en Lorraine Assiege et prise par l'Armee du Roy Commandee par Monseigr. le Duc d'Anguien...', two decorative engraved battle plans, Paris, circa 1676; plus 3 other engraved birds-eye views/prospects possibly by de Pontault, Sieur de Beaulieu, comprising Sirck en Lorraine, Bourbourg en Flandre & Conde en Haynault, these each with large engraved oval portraits flanked by putti and with coats of arms beneath, all with decorative engraved wide foliate borders, all plate impressions approx 45 x 54cm, all loose in packet and folded (5)

Lot 7010 – Sale Price: £60.00 (inc)

E. George Squier: 'Peru, Incidents of Travel & Exploration in the Land of the Incas', London, Macmillan, 1877, 1st edition, folding map and numerous plates and illustrations collated complete, original pictorial cloth gilt, top edge gilt; Sir C.R. Markham: 'The Incas of Peru', London, Smith, Elder, 1910, 1st edition, large folding map and 12 plates as called for, original cloth gilt, a 1912 pocket edition of Edward Whymper: 'Travels Amongst the Great Andes of the Equator', original cloth gilt; plus Russell: 'The History of Old Durban', Natal, Davis [1899] 1st edition, folding map and four plates as called for, original pict. cloth gilt (very worn, joints near split, some leaves loose at front), plus one other similar, ex libris Arthur Lumsden-Bedingfield (5)

Lot 7011 – Sale Price: £170.00 (zero)

Sir John Ross: 'Narrative of a Second Voyage in Search of a North-West Passage, and of a Residence in the Arctic Regions During the Years 1829, 1830, 1831, 1832, 1833', London, A.W. Webster, 1835, 1st edition, two volumes in one (including appendix), 49 plates and charts in total, volume I with 30 plates and charts, of which 6 hand coloured and 2 folding charts (large folding chart at end with some offsetting and large closed tear) as called for; appendix volume with 19 plates (of 20, lacks portrait frontis), of which 11 hand coloured lithographs and 1 hand coloured engraving, xxxiii, [1], 740, xii, 120, cii, [2]pp, thick 4to, old half calf gilt (worn)

Lot 7012 – Sale Price: £60.00 (zero)

Elisha Kent Kane: 'The Far North: Explorations in The Arctic Regions.', Edinburgh, Nimmo, [1866], black and white frontis, 228pp + 24pp adverts at end, original decorative cloth gilt, all edges gilt; D. Murray Smith: Arctic Expeditions British and Foreign', Fullarton, 1880, illustrated edition, a/f, large number of leaves affected by mould to margins/edges, large folding chart with tape repair verso, 4to, old half calf gilt, provenance Ian Latter (2)

Lot 7013 – Sale Price: £80.00

Fridtjof Nansen, 2 titles: 'Farthest North', London, Archibald Constable, 1897, 1st edition, 2 volumes, etched frontispiece to volume 1, photogravure frontispiece to volume 2, 127 plates of which 16 in colour, 92 illustrations to the text, 3 (of 4) folding colour maps, title pages printed in red and black, original pictorial cloth gilt, 'In Northern Mists, Arctic Exploration in Early Times', London, William Heinemann, 1911, 1st edition, 2 volumes, tipped in coloured frontispieces, plus numerous black and white illustrations in text as called for, ex library, rebound library cloth gilt, plus Herbert Ponting: 'The Great White South, or with Scott in the Antarctic', Duckworth, 1935, 11th impression, map + 166 ills., mainly from photos, as called for, original cloth and in the uncommon dust wrapper (slightly worn with some small part losses (5)

Lot 7016 – Sale Price: £15.00

John Bartholomew: 'New Plan of London', coloured folding map backed onto linen, circa 1900, approx. 57cm x 81cm, with 36pp original visitors guide to London loosely inserted

Lot 7017 – Sale Price: £270.00

'A Present from the Thames Tunnel', Peepshow of the Thames Tunnel, circa 1860, board with two holes for viewing either side of a mounted circular engraved view depicting workmen in the Thames Tunnel below ground, and The Great Eastern near Rotherhithe on the River Thames above, plus two hand coloured sectional plates and a hand coloured background on inside rear cover, all with folding connecting joins, probably published by Bondy Azulay, original cloth backed marbled paper covered wraps, mounted printed paper label to top wrap

Lot 7017A – Sale Price: £18.00

'Geographia Postal Map of London & Suburbs', folding coloured map backed onto cloth, circa 1930, 36 sections, approx 78 x 104cm, in original printed wraps

Lot 7024 – Sale Price: £100.00

John Speed: 'The Countye Palatine of Chester [Cheshire]', 18th Century engraved hand coloured map, without text verso, inset town plan of Chester, coats of arms, approx 39 x 51cm, framed and glazed, whole approx 46 x 58cm

Lot 7026 – Sale Price: £200.00

'Liverpool from the Mersey', large engraved double panoramic birds eye view of Liverpool, by M Jackson after Thomas Sulman, published as a supplement to the Illustrated London News, April 29, 1865, each approx 104 x 32.5cm, each framed and glazed and mounted to show original title/caption. A colossal and detailed engraved view depicting famous landmarks such as the old Customs House sitting next to the Sailors' Home, the Albert Dock full of ships of sail and steam, etc. A bustling image of Liverpool in the middle of its acendancy to pre-eminence (2)

Lot 7028 – Sale Price: £100.00

Johannes Blaeu: 'Devonia vulgo Devon-Shire [Devon]', engraved hand coloured map, circa 1645, French text verso, approx 39.5 x 50.5cm, framed and double glazed, whole 53 x 62cm

Lot 7029 – Sale Price: £440.00

John Speed: 'Cornwall', engraved hand coloured map, circa 1611, Sudbury & Humble, inset view of Launceston, ships, sea monsters and heraldic shields, some wear along central fold with tape reinforcement verso, framed and double glazed, English text verso, approx 38 x 50.5cm, the whole approx 51 x 64cm

Lot 7031 – Sale Price: £90.00

R.I. Murchison geological map of England and Wales (with all the railways) Stanford, 4th edition, 1858, engraving with hand colour, 35 x 43cm

Lot 7032 – Sale Price: £170.00

Atlases, England & Wales - John Cary: 'Cary's Travellers's Companion; or, a Delineation of the Turnpike Roads of England and Wales; shewing the immediate Route to every Market and Borough Town throughout the Kingdom', London, G & J Cary, 1826, copper plate engraved title page + 43 engraved maps, all with hand colouring in outline, including folding map of Yorkshire, as called for, bound together with 'Cary's New Itinerary: or, an accurate delineation of the great roads, both direct and cross, throughout England and Wales', 1826, 10th edition, hand coloured large folding map of England & Wales + 6 engraved folding maps, hand coloured in outline, as called for, contemporary calf gilt, rebacked retaining original backstrip, contemporary ownership signature of Viscount Galway, Serlby, Notts., verso FFEP, with some manuscript notes on distances of a journey on page preceding title

Lot 7033 – Sale Price: £90.00

Lengths and Levels to Bradshaw's Maps of the Canals, Navigable Rivers and Railways, in the Principal Parts of England, dedicated to Thomas Telford, 1833, 8vo, pp15 + [1], [bound with] Canals and Navigable Rivers, no separate title, pp5-20, [bound with] lengths and levels to Bradshaw's Maps of Canals, Navigable Rivers from actual survey, dedicated to Thomas Telford, 1832, pp15 + [1], folding engraved map to third part; 'Continuation of the Lea Navigation and River Stort' + 'Continuation of the Grand Junction Canal and the proposed London & Birmingham Rail Way', publisher's paper-covered boards

Lot 7034 – Sale Price: £30.00 (inc)

Henderson: 'Aberdeenshire Epitaphs and Inscriptions', Aberdeen, 1907, one of 250 copies only printed for subscribers, stated Volume 1 on spine, but only volume ever published, eight plates and one full page of six illustrations in text as called for, original cloth gilt; Fraser: 'Historical Walks and Names (Broadcast lectures in Aberdeen)', Aberdeen, D. Wyllie, 1927, original quarter cloth, plus two others similar, all ex libris Arthur Lumsden-Bedingfield (4)

Lot 7035 – Sale Price: £160.00

19th Century topography, engraved plate books - Baines & Fairbarn: 'Lancashire & Cheshire Past & Present' circa 1867, two volumes in four divisions, two added engraved Vignette titles, seven portraits, 13 views and five maps / plates, original decorative cloth gilt, all edges gilt, Elmes & Shepherd: 'Metropolitan Improvements, Or London in the Nineteenth Century: Being a series of views', 1827 - 1829, added engraved title and 160 engraved views on 80 plates, old cloth gilt, John Duthy: 'Sketches of Hampshire', Winchester, Jacob & Johnson, [1838], 1st edition, engraved map and eight plates (of which two coloured) as called for, old cloth gilt, (rebacked) (6)

Lot 7036 – Sale Price: £300.00

Richard Worsley: 'The History of the Isle of Wight', London, R. Dodsley et al, 1781, 1st edition, engraved vignette title page + 31 engraved maps/plans/plates, comprising large folding hand coloured map of the Isle of Wight, double page plan of Carisbrook Castle plus 11 further double page engraved views, 18 engraved plates, plus 6 engraved vignettes, large 4to, contemporary marbled paper covered boards, professionally later calf rebacked and recornered, two bookplates of John Hewlett Alden loosely inserted

Lot 7037 – Sale Price: £48.00 (inc)

'Harwood's' Illustrations of the Channel Islands', London, J. Harwood, circa 1853, 30 engraved views as called for, oblong, original decorative cloth gilt, all edges gilt. Provenance Ian Latter

Lot 7038 – Sale Price: £70.00

Nikolaus Pevsner 'The Buildings of England' series, 20 volumes, including London volumes one (two copies), 2, 3, 4 and 6, Lancashire two volumes, Cornwall, Dorset, Wiltshire, Staffordshire, Cambs, Leicestershire, Yorkshire, Sussex, Cheshire etc, various editions and formats/ bindings, plus one other similar (21) NB 'Manchester' signed by author to title page, and 'Cumberland & Westmorland' with ownership signature of Allen and Beryl Freer, notable art collectors

Lot 7039 – Sale Price: £85.00

A collection of 20 assorted topographical interest volumes, including Samuel Read: 'Leaves from a Sketch-Book', 1875, plates, original cloth gilt; Fuller: 'The History of the Worthies of England', 1811, vol 2, contemporary calf very worn; Coles Finch: 'Watermills & Windmills', 1976, in dust wrapper; Shoberl: 'The Beauties of England & Wales', 1813, vol 14, engraved map of Suffolk, engraved plan of Ipswich, numerous engraved plates of Suffolk, engraved plan of Chichester, numerous engraved plates of Surrey and Sussex, ex library, rebound lib. cloth gilt; 'A Guide to the Architectural Antiquities in the Neighbourhood of Oxford', 1842, engraved plans & plates, old half calf gilt very worn; Boutell: 'The Monumental Brasses of England', 1849, etc

Lot 7040 – Sale Price: £140.00

A collection of 11 assorted 19th Century topographical volumes with engraved views/portraits relating to Norfolk, Suffolk & East Anglia, including 'Pawsey's Ladies Fashionable Repository for 1877', engraved vignette title East Bergholt Church + 5 engraved plates Norwich Cathedral, Long Melford Church, Sotterley Park, Heveningham Hall & Hadleigh Rectory, original morocco wallet style binding, all edges gilt; 'Antiquarian & Topographical Cabinet', 1807-1810, vols 1-8 in 4 volumes, hundreds of engraved plates, including Colchester Castle, Yarmouth Gates, Castle Acre Norfolk, Bycknacre Priory and Hadleigh Hall Essex, Greyfriars Monastery and St Edmunds Chapel Norfolk, Rayleigh Castle Essex, several Clare Castle and Priory Suffolk, amongst many others, uniform old calf gilt; 'Excursions in the County of Suffolk', 1818, vol 1, numerous plates relating to West Suffolk, ex lib, rebound lib cloth gilt; 'The Beauties of England & Wales', 1810, vol 11 covering Norfolk, Northants., Monmouthshire, engraved vignette title depicting Middleton Castle, plus engraved plates of Thetford Priory, Attleborough Church, Swaffham Church, Oxburgh Hall, Lynn Church, Greyfriars Monastery, Castle Acre Priory, Binham Priory & Houghton Chapel, contemporary calf gilt worn; Dugdale: 'England & Wales Delineated', vol 2, several engraved plates including Ipswich & River Orwell at Ipswich, original cloth gilt worn; 'Jones' Views of the Seats, Mansions, Castles...England', [1830], vol 1, 120 engraved views on 60 plates, including Blickling (2), Kimberley, Houghton, Thursford & Oxburgh Halls, old half morocco gilt; plus 1 other (11)

Lot 7041 – Sale Price: £42.00

Norfolk section, pp.123-156, from Fuller's 'The Worthies of England', 1811 edition, together with Norfolk section pp.89-113 from 'England Illustrated', [1764], with engraved map by Thomas Kitchin and engraved illustrations of Norwich Castle, S.E. view of Norwich, and Wymondham Abbey, from the library of the late Ron Fiske of Morningthorpe Manor, esteemed local historian, bibliophile and collector, each volume large 4to, handsomely and uniformly rebound for Ron Fiske in half tan leather, morocco gilt spine labels, each with his bookplate to front pastedown (2)

Lot 7042 – Sale Price: £140.00

Francis Stone: 'Picturesque Views of all the Bridges Belonging to the County of Norfolk in a Series of Eighty-Four Prints in Lithography', [1830], 1st edition, lithograph title + 84 lithograph plates by Engelman after Francis Stone as called for, oblong folio, contemporary half calf gilt, inner joints professionally reinforced, marbled paper covered boards, calf gilt title label to upper board

Lot 7043 – Sale Price: £320.00

Francis Blomefield: 'An Essay Towards a Topographical History of the County of Norfolk', London, William Miller, 1805-1810, 11 volumes, mezzotint portrait frontis plus 3 folding engraved maps/plans (comprising Norwich, King's Lynn & Map of Marshland (often not present)), plus 33 engraved plates (many folding) plus 14 pedigrees on 15 folding sheets as called for, half titles, ex Exeter City Library, uniform rebound green library cloth gilt, some library markings and some single page plates toned as usual, but else internally an extremely clean and tidy set, with all folding maps, plates and pedigrees professionally backed onto linen to reinforce and conserve them, inner joints professionally reinforced, a good, presentable utilitarian set of Blomefield's comprehensive history of the county of Norfolk, widely considered to be detailed, reliable and comparable with the best county histories of the period (11)

Lot 7044 – Sale Price: £110.00

[Thomas Kitson Cromwell]: 'The Norfolk Tourist, or Excursions in the County of Norfolk', London, J. Dowding, circa 1819, later enlarged edition ''an edition with very superior plates'', 2 volumes, 2 added engraved title pages, 2 engraved folding maps + 95 engraved plates (bound up without the plate for Holkham Hall), fine contemporary calf gilt, spines gilt in compartments, black and oxblood morocco gilt title labels to spines. (Darroch & Taylor 556)

Lot 7045 – Sale Price: £120.00

Thomas Lound: 'Thomas Lound, 1802-1861, Etchings and Drypoints; A Set of New Impressions', Devizes, Robin Garton Ltd, 1997, nine original prints of Norfolk Scenes, a set of new impressions from the plates, limited edition, one of 35 sets from an edition of 75, this copy numbered 72, stitched wraps booklet and 9 tissue guarded plates housed in original quarter calf gilt folder and slipcase by Smith Settle

Lot 7046 – Sale Price: £100.00

Samuel Woodward: 'The History & Antiquities of Norwich Castle', Norwich & London, 1847, 1st edition, 12 hand coloured maps/plans + added litho vignette title + 14 plates (of 19, lacks 5 plates), 4to, contemporary half calf gilt, rebacked retaining part of original leather spine label, ownership signature of A.J. Ecclestone, clerk of the works to Great Yarmouth Corporation, to FFEP; Henry Ninham: 'Views of the Ancient City Gates of Norwich', Norwich, 1864, 23 engraved plates as called for, contemporary half calf gilt (edges rubbed and worn), marbled paper covered boards, calf gilt title label to upper board, top edge gilt; Knights: 'The Highways & Byways of Old Norwich', Norwich, Jarrold, 1887, limited edition, numbered 126 of 350 demy quarto copies, 50 plates by Percy Stimpson as called for, original half calf gilt, top edge gilt, others uncut; M.M. Blake: 'The Siege of Norwich Castle', 1897, 2nd edition, 12 ills. as called for, original cloth gilt; plus 1 other similar (5)

Lot 7048 – Sale Price: £210.00

Mostyn John Armstrong: 'History & Antiquities of the County of Norfolk', Norwich, 1781, 10 volumes, volume 1 (Blofield, Brothercross & Clackclose), engraved folding map of Norfolk, hand coloured in outline; Volume 2 (Clavering, Depwade, Diss & Earsham), 4 engraved plates including Scole Inn sign and Redenhall Church, both folding, Earsham Hall & Tacolneston Hall; Volume 3 (North Erpingham, South Erpingham & Eynsford) 11 engraved plates including Barningham Hall, Cromer, Felbrigg Hall, Wolterton Hall, Heydon Hall, Baconsthorpe Hall, Wood Dalling Hall etc; Volume 4 (East Flegg, West Flegg & Forehoe), 5 engraved plates including Yarmouth, Costessey Hall, Wymondham Abbey, Easton Lodge etc, Volume 5 (Freebridge Lynn, Freebridge Marshland & Gallow), engraved folding map of Fens + 7 engraved plates including Castleacre, Castle Rising, Middleton Castle etc; Volume 6 (North Greenhoe, South Greenhoe, Grimeshoe & Guiltcross), 6 plates including Binham Priory, Holkham Hall, Walsingham Priory etc; Volume 7 (Happing, Henstead, Holt, Humbleyard & Loddon), 4 plates including Bixley Hall, Kirby Bedon, Hickling Priory etc; Volume 8 (Launditch, Mitford & Shropham), 7 engraved plates including Ditchingham Hall, Quebec Castle, Letton Hall etc; Volume 9 (Smithdon, Taverham, Tunstead, Walsham & Wayland), 6 engraved plates incl. Bromholm Priory, Beeston Hall, Mount Amelia, Westwick House etc; Volume 10 (Norwich), engraved folding plan of Norwich, backed onto linen, + 6 engraved plates including Prospect of Norwich, Cathedral (folding), Robert Kett, Castle, Bank, etc, uniform contemporary half calf gilt, a couple of volumes with loose top boards, oxblood morocco gilt tile labels to spines, a good uniformly bound set with majority of plates and folding plan of Norwich (10)

Lot 7049 – Sale Price: £90.00

[Thomas Kitson Cromwell]: 'Excursions in the County of Norfolk', London, Longman et al, 1818-1819, 2 volumes, 2 added engraved title pages, 2 engraved folding maps + 96 engraved plates as called for, fine contemporary dark purple morocco gilt bindings. (Darroch & Taylor 556)

Lot 7050 – Sale Price: £190.00

'Pawsey's Ladies Fashionable Repository For 1883', numerous engravings including Whitlingham, Norfolk; New Museum Ipswich; Rougham Hall, Suffolk; Rushbrook Hall, Suffolk; Blickling Hall, Norfolk, etc, printed in Ipswich, plus 'Fulcher's Ladies Memorandum Book 1891', numerous engravings including On The Deben; The Mill Head, Sudbury; Acton Lane Sudbury, etc, printed in Sudbury, each original morocco folding wallet style bindings (2)

Lot 7051 – Sale Price: £70.00

'The Post Office Directory of Cambridge, Norfolk & Suffolk', edited R. Kelly, 1865, 3 folding maps as called for, plus another folding map of Suffolk loosely inserted, original cloth gilt very worn, scarce

Lot 7053 – Sale Price: £75.00

'Kelly's Directory of Norfolk', 7 volumes: 1912, lacks map, original cloth gilt (worn and faded); 1916, folding coloured map, original printed invoice loosely inserted, original cloth gilt (slightly worn and with mildew marks, inner joints weak); 1922, folding coloured map (with 1 fairly large closed tear), original cloth gilt (bumped, spine faded, inner joints a bit weak); 1925, folding coloured map (tape repairs verso), original cloth gilt (slightly worn/faded, first leaf of adverts part excised); 1929, folding coloured map, original cloth gilt (faded, inner joints slightly weak, else gen. VGC); 1933, folding coloured map, original cloth gilt (slightly worn and discoloured at head of top board/spine, else gen. sound/VGC); 1937, lacks map, original cloth gilt (inner joints weak else gen. VGC). Good reference for local historians and genealogists (7)

Lot 7056 – Sale Price: £48.00

Johannes Kip after Leonard Knyff, two engraved folding estate plans circa 1707: 'Doddington in the County of Lincoln the Seate of the Honourable Sir Thomas Hussey Bartt.', plate 63, and '[Grimsthorpe Castle and Park, Lincolnshire]' plate 23 [actually 22], each from Britannia Illustrata, each plate impression approx 35.5 x 49cm, both housed loose in packet (2)

Lot 7058 – Sale Price: £320.00

A 16th Century town plan of Cambridge, by Georg Braun & Frans Hogenberg, 'Cantebrigia, opulentissimi Anglie Regni, urbs celeberrimi nominis, ab Academie conditore Cantabro, cognominata...', engraved hand coloured town plan, [1575 or later], degrees of toning/foxing, approx size 33 x 44.5cm, (with margins 44 x 56.5cm), unframed/unmounted, latin text verso. The earliest printed map of Cambridge, published in the 'Civitates Orbis Terrarum', the first series of printed town plans.

Lot 7059 – Sale Price: £40.00

'A New Map of the County of Suffolk, Divided into Hundreds', London, C. Smith, 1804, engraved folding coloured map, dissected and backed onto linen, approx size 43 x 49cm

Lot 7060 – Sale Price: £38.00

'Cruchley's Reduced Ordnance Map of England & Wales', large engraved hand coloured folding map depicting Norfolk, Suffolk, Cambridgeshire, parts of Lincs., Huntingdonshire, Bedfordshire etc, circa mid 19th Century, titled 'From the Ordnance Survey - No.40', sheets 33, 34, 39 & 40 together as one map and dissected and backed onto linen, approx 100 x 130cm, folding into original cloth binding; together with an Ordnance Survey folding map of Bungay, Harleston & Diss, circa 1912, sheet 77 large sheet series, approx 52 x 72cm (2)

Lot 7063 – Sale Price: £75.00

Richard Blome: 'A Mapp of the County of Norfolck with its Hundreds [Norfolk]', engraved hand coloured map, 1673, printed area approx 24 x 33cm, framed and glazed, whole approx 43 x 54cm

Lot 7064 – Sale Price: £25.00

Robert Morden: 'Norfolk', engraved hand coloured map, circa 1695, framed and glazed, the whole approx. 43cm x 63cm

Lot 7065 – Sale Price: £130.00

'Plan of Great Yarmouth, Survey'd by the late Mr Henry Swinden', engraved town plan, circa 1779, framed and glazed, some areas worn/repaired, whole approx 61 x 77cm, together with another similar plan of Yarmouth by John Laing, framed and glazed, whole approx 58 x 76cm (2)

Lot 7066 – Sale Price: £75.00

John Greaves Nall: 'Great Yarmouth and Lowestoft, A Handbook for Visitors and Residents, Chapters on the Topography, Fisheries and Dialect of the East Coast', 1866, 1st edition, 2 volumes in 1, folding plan of Yarmouth + folding map of east coast (neat tear along fold but complete), original cloth gilt, joints weak; 'Walter White: 'Eastern England, from the Thames to the Humber', Chapman & Hall, 1865, 1st edition, 2 volumes, ex lib, old quarter cloth, printed paper labels to spines; Stacy-Watson: 'The Silvery Hosts of the North Sea. With a sketch of Quaint Old Yarmouth', circa 1884, frontis + 10 illustrations, some full page, as called for, original pictorial cloth; Wynne: 'St. Olaves Priory & Bridge, Herringfleet, Suffolk', 1914, original cloth gilt; 'The Suffolk Garland', Ipswich, 1818, 404pp, old half calf gilt; James Bird: 'Framlingham, A Narrative of the Castle, in Four Cantos', London, 1831, engraved frontis of Framlingham Castle, 181pp, old cloth (worn); plus Lowestoft National Union of Teachers Conference Souvenir, 1914, illustrations, original cloth gilt (8)

Lot 7067 – Sale Price: £70.00

A small collection of Great Yarmouth local history titles, including Paul P. Davies, 3 titles, all self published in Great Yarmouth: 'St. Nicholas' Church Great Yarmouth', 2007, signed to title page, numerous illustrations throughout, original pictorial wraps; 'Stories Behind the Stones. The Churchyard and the Old and New Cemeteries at Great Yarmouth', 2008, signed, numerous illustrations throughout, original pictorial boards; 'History of Medicine in Great Yarmouth. Hospitals and Doctors', 2003, numerous illustrations throughout, original pictorial boards; plus Michael Teun: 'The Rows of Great Yarmouth', 1987-1991, six volumes, each 12pp, original printed spiral bound wraps; plus Michael Boon: 'The Priory & Parish Church of Saint Nicholas Great Yarmouth. Foundation, Destruction, Restoration', 2011, 1st edition, illustrated throughout, original pictorial wraps; plus Barker: 'Transport in Great Yarmouth Vol.I', 1980, numerous illustrations throughout (some folding), ex library, rebound cloth gilt (11)

Lot 7069 – Sale Price: £85.00

[Charles Parkin]: 'The History of Great Yarmouth Collected from Antient Records and other Authentic Materials', Lynn, Whittingham et al, 1776, engraved folding view of Yarmouth as called for, old calf, later rebacked calf gilt retaining title label; plus Henry Manship: 'The History of Great Yarmouth', edited Charles John Palmer, Great Yarmouth, Louis Alfred Meall, 1854, 1st edition, coloured frontis, hand coloured folding map + 9 plates (some tinted), as called for, 4to, contemporary quarter calf, original calf gilt spine label; plus John Henry Druery: 'Historical and topographical notices of Great Yarmouth, in Norfolk, and its environs : including the parishes and hamlets of the half hundred of Lothingland, in Suffolk', London, 1826, 1st edition, 8 engraved plates + 2 folding pedigrees + vignette in text as called for, rebound (not recent), quarter calf gilt; plus John Preston: 'The Picture of Yarmouth', Yarmouth, C. Sloman for the author, 1819, 1st edition, large folding engraved plan of Yarmouth, folding table, lacking all other engraved plates, old half green morocco gilt (slightly worn); plus 'Chronicles of the Old Congregational Church at Great Yarmouth 1642 to 1858', Great Yarmouth, 1906, ''Printed for Private Distribution Only'', 74pp, original cloth gilt; plus one other similar (6)

Lot 7070 – Sale Price: £110.00

John Henry Druery: 'Historical and topographical notices of Great Yarmouth, in Norfolk, and its environs : including the parishes and hamlets of the half hundered of Lothingland, in Suffolk', London, 1826, 1st edition, mounted 19th Century portrait photograph of the author and signed and inscribed piece affixed to leaf facing half title, 8 engraved plates + 2 folding pedigrees + vignette in text as called for, grangerized copy with 6 extra illustrations, all tipped in Rock & Co engraved views of Yarmouth, contemporary quarter cloth gilt, rebacked retaining original backstrip and calf gilt tile label; plus Henry Swinden: ''The History and Antiquities of The Ancient Burgh of Great Yarmouth in the County of Norfolk. Collected from the Corporation Charters, Records, and Evidences; and other the most authentic Materials.', Norwich, John Crouse, 1772, 1st edition, large folding plan of Breydon Water, hand coloured in outline and backed onto linen, between pp.412/413, [16],957pp, 4to, old half calf gilt, marbled paper covered boards; plus Henry Manship: 'The History of Great Yarmouth', edited Charles John Palmer, Great Yarmouth, Louis Alfred Meall, 1854, 1st edition, coloured frontis, hand coloured folding map + 9 plates (some tinted), as called for, 4to, contemporary quarter calf gilt, backstrip worn (3)

Lot 7071 – Sale Price: £55.00

'Views of Yarmouth. Published at Nall's Library King Street', view album, circa 1861, 12 engraved views of Yarmouth by Rock & Co. dated 1853-1861, oblong, original blindstamped cloth gilt (internally and externally VGC); plus 5 other turn of the Century Yarmouth view albums, including Valentine & Sons (pub.): '127 Photographic Views of Yarmouth and District', original boards gilt (rubbed), later rebacked (28 x 22cm); another Valentine & sons view album, 16 tipped in photogravure views, oblong, original boards gilt (20 x 26cm); 'The Leviathan Album of Yarmouth Views', G. Bond, 20 views on 12 folding concertina pages, original cloth backed boards gilt (19 x 14cm), plus 2 others (6)

Lot 7074 – Sale Price: £55.00

A scarce 19th Century Great Yarmouth pamphlet, by ''A Wanderer by The Sea Shore'' (Samuel Brock): 'Story of Samuel Brock, the Yarmouth Beachman.', Yarmouth, C. Sloman, 1857, 1st edition, litho fdg frontis chart of Yarmouth and Corton Roads showing the track that Brock swam, 18pp, original printed wraps

Lot 7075 – Sale Price: £55.00

C.F. Snowden Gamble: 'The Story of a North Sea Air Station, Being Some Account of the Early Days of The Royal Flying Corps (Naval Wing) and of the Part Played Thereafter by the Air Station at Great Yarmouth and its Opponents During the War 1914-1918', Oxford University Press, 1928, 1st edition, large folding chart at end + numerous plates and in text ills. as called for, original cloth gilt

Lot 7078 – Sale Price: £95.00

A packet of ephemeral booklets, pamphlets etc relating to St Nicholas Church, Great Yarmouth etc, including: [Samuel Vincent]: 'The Vicar & Mr. Vincent On The Tendency of The Principles of Dissent: An Attack and a Defence, Published for the Perusal of Fair-Minded Men in Great Yarmouth, whether they be Conformists or Nonconformists.', circa 1878, Reprinted from the Yarmouth Independent, with Additions, 16pp, original printed wraps; 'The Parish Church Caister - Service of Dedication of the Organ, Erected as a Memorial of the Men of this Parish who laid down their lives in the Great War', july 1st, 1920, [4]pp folding leaf; 'The melody of the heart. A sermon Preach'd at the Opening of an Organ in St. Nicholas's Church, in Great Yarmouth, December the 20th 1733. By Thomas Macro, D. D. Minister of Yarmouth.', George Nall, 1883, 38pp, later cloth backed boards, remains of original top wrap laid down on front cover; 'The Great Yarmouth Parish Magazine', March 1934 & April 1954, original wraps; 'The Temple Monthly. The Magazine of the Great Yarmouth Primitive Methodist First Circuit', Feb 1918, original printed wraps; Hawkins: 'Parish Church of Saint Nicholas', circa 1943, original wraps; Willink: 'The Story of St Nicholas Parish Church', 1906, 35pp, old cloth gilt, original wraps bound in, etc etc

Lot 7079 – Sale Price: £90.00

Four scarce Great Yarmouth ephemeral pamphlets and booklets, comprising: 'Souvenir of The Great Gale, Monday, November 29th 1897. Supplement to The ''Yarmouth Mercury'', December 4th, 1897.', [12]pp, 5 black and white full page illustrations from photographs by Tilley Bros., A. Yallop & F.H. Sayers, oblong, original printed wraps; 'The Great Fire at J. & W.F. Goode's, late Winton's Rooms, Marine Parade, Great Yarmouth, September 5th, 1901. Supplement to The ''Yarmouth Mercury'', September 14th, 1901.', [8]pp on 1 folding leaf, 10 black and white illustrations from photographs by F.H. Sayers, King Street, Gt. Yarmouth; [James Spilling]: ''Arry & 'Arriett at Yarmouth. A Tale About Norfolk Dumplings', London, Jarrolds, circa 1880, 55th thou., 29,[3]pp, original stitched pictorial printed wraps (wraps chipped and detached but present); Frederick Danby Palmer: 'Yarmouth Notes - First Series, 1830-40', Great Yarmouth, J. Buckle, 1887, 1st edition, 76pp, original printed card wraps (foxed) (4)

Lot 7080 – Sale Price: £95.00

Eight scarce Great Yarmouth ephemeral pamphlets, booklets, albums etc, comprising Edward John Lupson: 'The Ancient Rows of Great Yarmouth : Their Names, Why so Constructed, and What Visitors have written about them, also a descriptive sketch of Yarmouth Beach.', Yarmouth, Edward J. Lupson, [1897], 33,[6]pp, 12 engraved illustrations of which one double page depicting beach from Britannia pier, original printed wraps; The Market & Broads Rows Traders Association (published): 'Visitors should not fail to see Yarmouth's Historic Shopping Centre: 'The Market Row and The Broad Row whcih contain nearly One Hundred Attractive Shops, and are a Direct Route to the Beach and Stations.', circa 1923, [12]pp, map + 7 black & white ills. from Yallop photographs, original stapled printed wraps (wraps detached from leaves but present); Harry B. Johnson: 'Yarmouth Yarns (No.1)', Great Yarmouth, Jarrold, circa 1920, [12]pp, illustrations in text, original printed wraps; [Frederick Danby Palmer]: 'The Tolhouse, Great Yarmouth', Gt. Yarmouth : John Buckle, printer [nd], 24pp, original stapled pictorial printed wraps; Kershaw & Son (pub.): 'Six Views in This Neighbourhood.', view album, circa 1860's, 6 engraved views of Yarmouth and Lowestoft, oblong, original stitched printed wraps (10.5 x 18.5cm); 'Bond's New Album of Yarmouth', circa late 19th Century view album, 10 views on 12 folding concertina leaves, original printed wraps (7 x 11cm); plus 2 others similar (8)

Lot 7081 – Sale Price: £55.00

Percy Lindley: 'On the East Coast', Great Eastern Railway Co, 1912, 78pp, numerous maps, color and black & white illustrations, covering all the popular seaside resorts of Norfolk, Suffolk & Essex, original decorative paper covered boards; plus turn of the Century view albums of Great Yarmouth, including J.B. Cooper: 'Photographic View Album of Yarmouth & District', 59 views, several full page, oblong, original decorative paper covered boards gilt (22 x 29cm); 'Chas. Carr's Popular Album of Great Yarmouth Views', 14 views on 12 folding concertina pages, original cloth gilt; plus 3 others (6)

Lot 7082 – Sale Price: £48.00

A group of Great Yarmouth civic/political related works, comprising 'The High-Stewardship of Gt. Yarmouth - Report of the Proceedings at the Installation of Lord Claud Hamilton 8th January, 1904', 1904, printed by the direction of the corporation, numerous plates including portraits of high stewards as called for, original cloth gilt; 'Yarmouth Election Petition 1906. - J. Martin White, Petitioner V. Arthur Fell, M.P., Respondent - Heard before Mr. Justice Grantham and Mr. Justice Channell, at the Town Hall, Great Yarmouth, 26th April to 4th May, 1906.' Great Yarmouth, Free Press, 1906, 76pp + [1]pp index, ownership signature of Richard F.E. Ferrier, 1906, to title page, old cloth gilt; 'Report of the commissioners appointed to inquire into the existence of corrupt practices at elections for members to serve in Parliament for the borough of Great Yarmouth; together with the minutes of evidence.', House of Commons, 1867, 595pp, errata slip tipped in at front, an interesting volume, produced during a period of significant electoral reforms, Great Yarmouth being one of four electoral boroughs that were completely disenfranchised by the Reform Act 1867, for corruption (two MPs), contemporary cloth gilt; plus 1 other similar (4)

Lot 7083 – Sale Price: £130.00

A good collection of 45+ Great Yarmouth Acts, Bye-Laws etc, circa 1881 onwards, including 'Hackney Carriages. - Bye-Laws Made...by the Great Yarmouth Local Board of Health For the regulation of Hackney Carriages', Great Yarmouth Printing Co., 1881; 'The Great Yarmouth Fish Wharves & Tramways Act, 1866 - Extracts From Act, for Information & Guidance of Masters & Crews of Fishing Vessels...Made by the Corporation', Great Yarmouth Printing Co., 1901, 11pp, orig. printed wraps; 'Great Yarmouth Port and Haven Acts 1866-1907 - Short Particulars of Offences. - Bye Laws. - Harbour Master's Directions and Regulations. - Charges for Ballast, Metage & Cranage, and Schedule of Haven and River Tolls. Payable to the Great Yarmouth Port and Haven Commissioners', Yarmouth, Jarrold & Sons, [1907], 2 folding maps, 96pp, orig. printed paper covered boards; plus others similar regulating use of The Haven and the use of Rivers Yare, Bure & Waveney; Regulations Street Collection 1922; Car Parking etc 1925; Bye-Laws with respect to New Streets and Buildings, 1888 & 1932; Movement of Sheep regulations 1932; List of Tolls Rivers Yare, Bure, Waveney, 1866-1911, with m/s list at front, plus several others similar

Lot 7084 – Sale Price: £70.00

Three scarce 19th Century Great Yarmouth visitor guidebooks: 'The Visitor's Guide, to The Town and Neighbourhood of Great Yarmouth.', Great Yarmouth, John Cooper, 1853, first edition, engraved folding map + 6 engraved plates as called for, 103pp, original cloth gilt, EP's replenished; plus an 1856 second edition of the same guidebook, published John Cooper, without maps/plates, 86pp + ad. leaf at end, old half calf gilt; plus 'Pictorial Guide to Great Yarmouth', Yarmouth, George Nall, 1864, 10th edition revised and enlarged, folding map + 30 illustrations (of which 25 full page), 158pp, original blindstamped cloth gilt (3)

Lot 7085 – Sale Price: £150.00

Seven various Great Yarmouth guidebooks, including 'Pictorial Guide to Great Yarmouth', Great Yarmouth, Cobb & Co, circa 1860, 9th edition revised and enlarged, folding plan + 26 plates as called for, 150pp + ad. leaf, original cloth gilt; L.A. Meall (pub.): 'The Guide to Great Yarmouth', [nd], 6th edition revised, frontis, engraved plan + 11 (of 12) plates, original cloth (slightly worn/soiled); 'Great Yarmouth & Gorleston-on-Sea.', edited W.J. Sayers, for the Corporation by Jarrold & Sons, 1906, 56pp + ads. at front and end, oblong, rebound cloth backed boards, some leaves worn/with losses professionally repaired; 'The Great Yarmouth Annual for 1913', G.Y., John Buckle, [1913], 192pp, several portraits, illustrations, period adverts as called for, original cloth backed pictorial paper covered boards worn, boards detached but present; plus 2 other Great Yarmouth & gorleston Official Guides circa 1910 and 1939, plus a Jarrolds' Guide to Great Yarmouth circa 1900 (7)

Lot 7086 – Sale Price: £160.00

Seven various Great Yarmouth guidebooks, including: 'the Guide to Great Yarmouth', G.Y., Cobb, circa 1860, 9th edition revised and enlarged, folding plan + 29 ills., of which several full page, as per list, 128pp + [16]pp ads. at end, original cloth; 'Nall's Shilling Yarmouth Guide', 1884,15th edition, folding map, folding plan + ills. in text as called for, original printed card wraps, but partially stuck to old brown paper covering; plus a Jarrolds' Illustrated Guide to Great Yarmouth, by Lemmon Lingwood, circa 1900, folding maps and ills., original cloth; plus 2 Ward Lock Red Guides circa early 20th Century, A 'Pearson's Gossipy Guide to Great Yarmouth...', circa 1900 (cloth soiled), plus 1 other (7)

Lot 7087 – Sale Price: £250.00

Seven various Great Yarmouth guidebooks, including 'Pictorial Guide to Great Yarmouth', G.Y., Cobb, circa 1860, 9th edition revised and enlarged, folding plan + 26 plates as called for, 150pp, original cloth gilt; 'The Great Yarmouth Annual for 1915', G.Y., John Buckle, [1915], 208pp, several portraits, illustrations, period adverts as called for, original cloth backed pictorial paper covered boards (lower board detached but present); plus Great Yarmouth & Gorleston on Sea Official Guides 1936, 1937, 1939 and circa 1948, each original wraps; plus Jarrolds' Illustrated Handbook to Great Yarmouth, Gorleston-on-Sea and Neighbourhood', by Lemmon Lingwood, ''Published under the auspices of the Great Eastern Railway Company'', circa early 1900's, folding maps and numerous ills. from photos, original pictorial paper covered boards (slightly chipped/worn) (7)

Lot 7088 – Sale Price: £260.00

A packet containing thirteen mainly Great Yarmouth booklets, travel guides and ephemera, including Star Hotel, Great Yarmouth, 12pp illustrated promotional booklet, circa 1930's, oblong, original printed wraps; early 1900's small folding booklet advertising The Bridge Hotel (Late Cooper's.), Lowestoft; 4 Great Yarmouth & Gorleston Official Guides circa 1920's-30's in oblong format, 3 oblong format, one 8vo, each original pictorial wraps; Jarrolds' Great Yarmouth guide, 1937, 5th edition, original wraps; Wm. Leslie Rackham: 'In and Around Norwich, Broadland, Yarmouth etc.', Norwich, Gibbs & Waller, [nd], circa early 1900's, orig. printed wraps; Great Yarmouth & Gorleston Grand Carnival Official Souvenir, 1934, original pictorial wraps; two 1960's Yarmouth & Gorleston guides in original pictorial wraps; plus 2 others (13)

Lot 7089 – Sale Price: £38.00

A packet of Great Yarmouth assorted theatre and other programmes, including two Wellington Pier Gardens, Pavilion & Winter Gardens Programmes, circa 1920's, original printed wraps, circa 1930's example in pictorial envelope binding plus others similar for shows circa 1950's/60's, plus circus, Yarmouth Speedway, Regal theatre progs etc

Lot 7090 – Sale Price: £150.00

Anon: 'Yarmouth; Past & Present. By One familiar with both.', Great Yarmouth, A. & W. Huke, [1888], 1st edition, 108pp, errata leaf tipped in at end, signature of Samuel Wilton Rix (1806-1894), dated 15 August 1888, to top wrap, notable classical scholar and antiquarian, born in Diss but notable resident and historian of Beccles, whose collection is held at the Lowestoft Record Office, plus a tipped in autograph letter signed to Rix from a Joseph W. Diboll, ''...I have enclosed a pamphlet 'Yarmouth Past & Present', which I think will interest. Its authorship is a secret. Perhaps to you it may not be such, Very faithfully yours, Joseph W. Diboll'' and dated August 14 1888, original printed wraps (worn); together with an 1889 second edition of the same book, in original pictorial cloth gilt; Robert Henry Teasdel: 'A History of Gorleston', 1933, original printed wraps (2 copies), plus a Maddison, Miles & Son auction catalogue for a valuable collection of antiques of a Mr. John Beazor, well-known antique dealer, Nov 28th-Dec 1st 1921, some m/s notes, orig. wraps (top wrap detached but present) (5)

Lot 7091 – Sale Price: £75.00

A packet of Great Yarmouth and related late 19th & 20th Century ephemera, programmes, printed souvenirs, programmes etc, including 'Pictures of Great Yarmouth and Neighbourhood', Lewis Hepworth Co, circa 1900, [56]pp, ills. from photos by Payne Jennings etc, oblong 4to (22 x 29cm), original pictorial wraps; 'Opening of the New Haven Bridge by H.R.H. The Prince of Wales.'. Supplement to ''Yarmouth Independent'' October 18th, 1930, [8]pp, illustrations throughout, oblong, original printed wraps, mounted pictorial ill. from photo of Edward VIII to top wrap; plus Official Programme and Souvenir of H.R.H. Prince of Wales visit to Great Yarmouth to open Haven Bridge and inspect the Fishing Fleet, October 21st 1930, 23pp, original stitched printed wraps; Nelson Centenary Programme, Public Hall Ipswich, October 21st 1905, original wraps; Souvenir of Great Yarmouth, Annual Conference, Union of Post Office Workers, May, 1927, 17 tipped in views and portraits on 15 printed card leaves, original wraps, ribbon ties (31 x 25cm); 'Press Notices & Illustrations of the Historic Nelson Room, Star Hotel, Great Yarmouth', [nd], circa earlier 20th Century, original wraps (worn and detached but present), 8 large original photographs depicting the wood panelled ''Nelson Room'' from the Star Hotel, now housed in the Met Museum, New York, each photo approx 30 x 25cm, etc etc

Lot 7092 – Sale Price: £320.00

A quantity of Great Yarmouth related ephemera, including 'East Anglian Health & Holiday Resorts, Illustrated. A Pictorial and Descriptive Guide for the Tourist or Visitor, the Student of Antiquity, and the Lover of the Picturesque', Norwich, Page Brothers, circa 1895, 118pp, numerous ills. from photos, period adverts etc., oblong 4to (24.5 x 31cm), old cloth, original chromolitho pictorial wraps bound in, scarce; plus Teasdel: 'A History of Gorleston', 1927, 23pp booklet & 'Great Yarmouth, The Cinque Ports and the Free Fair for Herrings', 1928, 12pp booklet; Great Yarmouth Warship Week Souvenir Programme March 21st to 28th, 1942; The Manor House, Burgh Castle sale particulars, 1933, [6]pp, ill. from photo mounted to top wrap, plus quantity other similar items more modern

Lot 7093 – Sale Price: £100.00

Approx. 15 vellum and other documents circa late 17th to 19th Century, including 1681 indenture relating to Stone Street, Woodbridge (Stone Street being the original name for Church Street) and Ipswich; 1683 indenture relating to a house on Stone Street, Woodbridge, various names/signatories including Thomas Redgrave, John Firmin, Anthony Wade, Titus Camplin, Thomas & Elizabeth King, Robert Pittman, Phillip Clarke, etc., later pencil note to front of indenture ''Court to Levy a fine'', 1750 release of an estate in Stone Street, Woodbridge, John Woodbine to John Loder; 1779 release between Mark Luke Graystone of Woodbridge, mariner, and William Fox, draper; 1714 manuscript document in Latin on vellum relating to a Marie Blitchinden; plus some other 19th Century releases relating to Woodbridge, 19th Century leases relating to Hampstead & Kensington, etc

Lot 7094 – Sale Price: £30.00 (inc)

A collection of Vellum and other documents relating to Norfolk circa 1820 and later, including good quantity relating to the Mack family at Paston Hall

Lot 7095 – Sale Price: £140.00

A quantity of mainly local interest items, including St Mary's Church Hinderclay, Report from Architect on the State of the Tower, 1886, 6 page m/s report by John Goldicutt Turner, F.R.I.B.A., signed by him at end, with m/s covers by him, a/f, waterstaining throughout and cover with tear/part loss; a roll of 30+ 19th Century Winfarthing manuscript tithe documents, commutation apportionment showing how rentcharge for district apportioned to individual landowners and tithe to be paid for each plot of land; sale particulars including 1853 freehold and copyhold estates in Forncett St Peter & Tacolneston, late the property of Wm. Blomfield, folding map, [4]pp, original wraps, plus others Thompson & Griston; Old Buckenham Estate 1921; Old Buckenham Hall Estate 1932, these a/f; Hockham Hall Estate 1930; Freehold properties, Barford, 1921; small quantity 18th & 19th Century vellum deeds including Ipswich (2), Norwich etc; Norwich Union card calendars 1913 & 1914, plus a similar Alliance Assurance example

Lot 7096 – Sale Price: £65.00

A 19th Century manuscript album by Lady Abbess Gertrude Lescher, 88 m/s numbered pages of pen and ink entries on Botany, including Classes and Orders of the Linnean System etc., Architecture including Ancient Greek and Roman, Christian or painted, Continental etc., Heraldry, with some pen, ink and watercolour illustrations of armorial shields, escutcheons and ornaments of, etc., with her pencil ownership signature to first leaf, also stating in pencil beneath ''English Compositions for Class Use - 1874'', and with contemporary East Bergholt abbey Library inkstamp at foot, original roan backed paper covered boards (worn)

Lot 7097 – Sale Price: £45.00

A good quantity of mainly Norfolk and Suffolk booklets and pamphlets on local history, topography, natural history etc., including R.H. Yapp: ''Sketches of Vegetation at home and abroad, IV - Wicken Fen'', 1908, 36 pages, original printed wraps (worn with part loss), top wrap inscribed by author; W.G. Clarke & Robert Gurney: ''Notes on the Genus Utricularia and its Distribution in Norfolk'', 1920-21, pp 128-161, original printed wraps; Arthur Bennett: ''Notes on 28 species of East Anglian Plants'', 1912, pp 436-454, original printed wraps, inscribed by the author to top wrap; plus others Blakeney Point, Ranson: ''Lavenham, Suffolk'', 1937, 79pp, original wraps, plus many others mid and later 20th Century including Southwold, Walberswick, Orford Ness, Lowestoft, Framlingham, Diss, Burnhams, Yarmouth, Ipswich

Lot 7097A – Sale Price: £30.00

A quantity of East Anglia related postcards, ephemera, prints, etc., including two late 19th Century albumen print photographs of Beccles by James Valentine, comprising view 27465 depicting Market Place, and view 27469 depicting River Waveney with church visible on far bank of river, each loose approx. 13.5cm x 20cm; album of postcards including Ely, Soham, Cambridge, Yarmouth, Clacton, etc., plus a quantity of loose postcards Southwold and Walberswick (many duplicates); Ladbrooke stone lithographs Norfolk churches including Ditchingham, framed and glazed, Stoke Holy Cross and Bramerton, mounted; 14 others loose in packet including Broome, Framingham Pigot, Framingham Earl, Tibenham, etc., other framed and glazed 19th Century prints including G. Fitt/Day & Haghe litho of Harleston, Fullarton map of Suffolk, mounted copper engraving of Alderton Church in Suffolk by Noble, circa 1800, etc., etc

Lot 7098 – Sale Price: £70.00

A postcard album containing 28 cards depicting Norfolk Broads and rivers, including real photograph cards, Pleasure Boat Inn, Hickling, Post Office, Horsey, watts Naval Boating Station, Horning, St Benets Abbey, Hickling Broad, plus other cards good quality. Ireland topographical, Wales, Cornwall, some foreign, plus 25+ cards battleships and cruise liners etc., plus a 19th Century photograph album, containing albumen print views by James Valentine of Castleton, Buxton, Chatsworth House, Dovedale, plus others similar Carisbrook Castle, various colleges, Oxford, Battle Abbey, Blenheim Palace, Edinburgh, Holyroad etc. plus some loose / France and Italy, oblong, old half calf gilt (2)

Lot 7099 – Sale Price: £48.00

A collection of approx 30 East Anglia related books, mainly Suffolk, including Barker: 'West Suffolk Illustrated', 1907, numerous ills. from photographs, ex library, binding a/f; Kelly's Directory of Suffolk 1900; Layard: 'Seventeen Suffolk Martyrs', 1902; Bishop: 'The History of Ipswich', etc etc

Lot 7101 – Sale Price: £48.00

A collection of approx 40 East Anglia related books, including Clifford: 'John Crome'; Thornton: 'A History of Clare, Suffolk'; Simper: 'East Coast Sail'; plus others Thomas Kirbye, George Ewart Evans, Peasenhall, Framlingham, Yarmouth, Grundisburgh etc

Lot 7103 – Sale Price: £190.00

Mostyn John Armstrong: 'The History and Antiquities of the County of Norfolk', 1781, 35 assorted bound volumes, including volumes 1-10, many duplicate volumes and slimmer volumes containing individual hundreds bound in part form, numerous engraved plates of which several folding, mixed old calf bindings, mainly very worn, some with boards loose or lacking boards, two later rebacked (35)

Lot 7105 – Sale Price: £50.00

Orlando Whistlecraft: 'Variations of Seasons in the Eastern Parts of England, as Observed at Thwaite, Suffolk', London and Norwich, Jarrold & Sons, [1883], 1st edition, original cloth gilt, old book label of T.D. Webster, Antiquarian & Export Bookseller, Mere Manor, Diss, inside front cover, Biography of author and family tree notes by Stephen Govier of Hoxne. Orlando Whistlecraft (1810-1893), was an early English meteorologist who was born and died in the village of Thwaite, Suffolk. He was most notable for Whistlecraft's Weather Almanac published annually from 1856 to 1884 and for The Climate of England (1840) and Rural Gleanings (1851). The National Meteorological Archive in Exeter contains his weather diaries for Thwaite from 1827 to 1892. Very Scarce

Lot 7106 – Sale Price: £55.00

A. J. Mahomet: 'From Street Arab to Pastor', printed Fakenham, Miller, 1894, 1st edition, portrait frontis, viii,144pp, original decorative cloth gilt. Scarce memoir of Albert John Mahomet, photographer, teacher and Methodist preacher, was born in 1858 to a lascar merchant seaman father and English mother in Poplar, East London, growing up in extreme poverty, before being taken to Thursford Union Workhouse and then saved from the workhouse and taken to live in Wells-next-the-Sea by his Uncle. He had many jobs and went on to be a pastor to the Yarmouth fishing community before returning to Wells, where he continued to preach, but also became interested in photography going on to open at least one photographic studio in Wells on Freeman Street.

Lot 7108 – Sale Price: £42.00

'The Barking Hall Estate', 1917 sale catalogue, Freehold Tenure of 3,450 acres, 65pp, one large folding coloured plan (of 2) in rear pocket, 13 illustrations from photos on 7 full page plates, the whole catalogue encompassing property and land including Badley Watermill, Badley Hall, Creeting St. Mary, Dod's Farm, Barking Hall, Home Farm, Chain House Needham, Darmsden Hall Farm, Barking etc, Auctioneers Messrs. Woodward & Woodward of Stowmarket,December 11th, 1917. Scarce

Lot 7109 – Sale Price: £40.00

'The Brome Hall Estate, Suffolk', sale catalogue 1953, 406 acres, relating to the estates of Sir Thomas Henry Tacon and Miss Maude Tacon, [32]pp, folding coloured plan in rear pocket, comprising 30 individual lots Brome Hall, Home Farm Brome, Eye Railway Yards, The Red House Eye, Bridge House Eye, Bush Farm Denham and Cotages in Hoxne, TW Gaze Auctioneers, original printed wraps

Lot 7110 – Sale Price: £70.00

'The Glevering Park Estate, Wickham Market, Suffolk', sale particulars/sale catalogue 1936, 43pp, large folding coloured plan as called for, 15 mounted photographic prints as called for, Glevering Hall (2876 acres), comprising Shrubbery Farm Charsfield, Brook Farm Dallinghoo, Home Farm Dallinghoo, Low Farm Wickham Market, Abbey Farm Hacheston, Glevering Watermill, former home of the Kirby family, John Kirby (1690-1753), land surveyor and topographer, author of 'The Suffolk Traveller', 1735, the first single county road-book, and father of Joshua Kirby (1716-1774), 18th-century landscape painter, engraver, writer, draughtsman and architect famed for his publications and teaching on linear perspective based on Brook Taylor's mathematics. Original printed wraps. Scarce

Lot 7112 – Sale Price: £160.00

John Kirby: 'The Suffolk Traveller; or, a Journey through Suffolk', Ipswich, printed by John Bagnall, 1735, 1st edition, [4],206pp + errata leaf at end, 12mo, rebound polished half calf gilt, marbled paper covered boards. The first single county road-book, with antiquarian notices, produced from an actual survey which Kirby made of the whole county in 1732, 1733, and 1734. Includes a description of Diss, Harleston & Thetford St. Mary. John Kirby (1690-1753) lived at Wickham Market, Suffolk, where he is known to have run nearby Glevering Watermill. Very scarce

Lot 7113 – Sale Price: £80.00

A very large 19th Century manuscript plan of the Parish of Stowupland, near Stowmarket, Suffolk, scale 3 chains to an inch, m/s pen and ink and hand colouring, backed onto linen, a/f, very worn with losses at folds, approx. size 235cm x 144cm

Lot 7114 – Sale Price: £28.00

Samuel William Aldwell, Vicar of Wingfield: 'Wingfield: Its Church, Castle and College', Ipswich, W.E. Harrison, [1925], 1st edition, large folding map + 28 full page illustrations on 26 plates as called for, ills. mainly by J.E. Groom from photographs, family tree of Cornwallis of Wingfield by Stephen Govier tipped in at front, original cloth gilt, bookplate of David Gurling of Lavenham to front pastedown. Scarce

Lot 7115 – Sale Price: £100.00

James Curtis: 'An authentic and faithful history of the mysterious murder of Maria Marten, with a full development of all the extraordinary circumstances which led to the discovery of her body in the Red barn; to which is added the trial of William Corder...with...many interestng particulars relative to the village of Polstead and its vicinity; the prison correspondence of Corder, and fifty-three letters, in answer to his advertisement for a wife', London, Thomas Kelly, 1828, 472pp, engraved frontis + numerous engraved illustrations on 10 full page plates, including Polstead Church, The Red Barn, Marten's Cottage, Polstead Village, portraits of Thomas Marten, Ann Marten, William Corder, Thomas Henry & Maria Marten, front view of Bury Gaol etc, scarce with engraved illustrations, old half calf worn. The Red Barn Murder was a notorious 1827 murder committed in Polstead, Suffolk. A young woman, Maria Marten, was shot dead by her lover William Corder. The two had arranged to meet at the Red Barn, a local landmark, before eloping to Ipswich. Corder was found guilty of murder in a well-publicised trial, and in 1828 hanged at Bury St Edmunds in an execution witnessed by a huge crowd. The story provoked numerous newspaper articles, songs and plays, with Polstead becoming a tourist attraction and the barn stripped by souvenir hunters; together with The Rev. Richard Cobbold [of Wortham, Suffolk]: 'The History of Margaret Catchpole, A Suffolk Girl', London, Henry Colburn, 1846, 3rd edition, engraved frontis + 7 engraved plates as called for, [2]pp ads at end, printed dedication to the Marchioness Cornwallis of Culford Hall, Suffolk, rebound calf. Margaret Catchpole (1762-1819) spent her early life on farms in Suffolk England and was sentenced to death in May 1797 for horse-stealing. This sentence was commuted to transportation for seven years and then for life following her escape and recapture. Arriving in Sydney in December 1801, she worked as a cook and helper for a number of well-known families. After her pardon in January 1814 she spent the remainder of her life in Richmond, Sydney where she kept a small store and worked as a midwife and nurse (2)

Lot 7116 – Sale Price: £28.00

The Reverend Frederick French, Rector of Worlingworth (edited): 'Monograph on the Church of Saint Mary, Worlingworth, Suffolk', Perth, J. Young & Sons imprint, 1887, copy of the author Ernest R. Cooper, of Southwold, with his ownership signature to top wrap and annotated with some historical notes by him, frontis + 4 full page plates + in text illustration as called for, all depicting the church, rebound quarter cloth gilt, original wraps bound in. Very scarce, not listed on COPAC

Lot 7117 – Sale Price: £50.00

[''The Boke of Brome''], Lady Caroline Kerrison: 'A Common-place Book of the Fifteenth Century, Containing Religious Play and Poetry, Legal Forms, and Local Accounts. Printed from the Original Manuscript at Brome Hall, Suffolk.', edited Lucy Toulmin Smith, privately printed by Trubner & Co., 1886, 176pp, 2 plates, rebound cloth gilt, ex library, annotated notes by Stephen Govier, a scarce local book; together with The Rev. Alfred Suckling: 'Selections from the Works of Sir John Suckling. To which is Prefixed, a Life of the Author, with Critical Remarks on his Writings and Genius', 1836, 1st thus, finely printed edition, engraved portrait frontis of Sir John Suckling by Vandyke, engraved by James Thompson, 411pp, original cloth gilt, bookplate of Bryan Hall (1928-2008) esteemed collector, of Old Banningham Rectory, Norfolk, to front pastedown. Annotated notes on Sir John Suckling and Alfred Inigo Suckling by Stephen Govier (2)

Lot 7118 – Sale Price: £75.00

William Lockwood: 'Woodbridge in the Olden Times: Being Rambling Reminiscences and Notes on Notable Persons therein', [1859], printed for Private Circulation, portrait frontis of the author + 6 full page plates (majority from photographs) as called for, 69pp, inscribed by the author to top wrap, autograph letter signed by author dated 1856 re giving up house, land and premises called Mill Hill, Woodbridge, Suffolk, to the trustees of the late Mrs Frederick Butturm[?], loosely inserted, some annotations, contains details about the Lockwood family of Southolt and Athelington. rebound cloth, original printed wraps bound in. Scarce

Lot 7119 – Sale Price: £28.00

[Charles Frederick Cory Elvin]: 'An Account of the Oakleys [Suffolk.] With a compiler's vagaries about some inhabitants there whose names have been found in various records dating from early times', 1942, privately printed subscription copy No.40, signed by Cornwallis in pencil and bookplate of the Earl of Cornwallis of Brome Hall, Suffolk, to front pastedown/FFEP, frontis + map + 8 plates as called for, contemporary plain cloth, notes on the author Charles Frederick Cory Elvin (1883-1961), Vicar of Brome & Oakley, missionary to Japan, by Stephen Govier tipped in at end. Scarce

Lot 7121 – Sale Price: £85.00

A collection of eight Suffolk and East Anglia related volumes, including Edward Conybeare: 'Highways and Byways in Cambridge and Ely', 1910, limited edition large paper copy (250), folding plan + numerous ills. as called for, ill. Frederick Landseer Griggs, original cloth, printed paper label to spine; Richard & The Rev. William Yates: 'An illustration of the monastic history and antiquities of the town and abbey of St. Edmund's Bury : with views of the most considerable monasterial remains.', London, 1805, 1st edition, 16 plates + small quantity extra ills./material tipped in, ex library, old cloth crudely rebacked, a/f working copy; 'Harrod & Co's Postal & Commercial Directory of Suffolk, 1864', original cloth gilt very worn, a/f working copy; N.F. Layard: 'Seventeen Suffolk Martyrs', Ipswich, 1902, original cloth; Jeremiah: 'A Full Life in the Country - The Sudbury & District Survey & Plan', 1949, 1st edition, orig. cloth, dust wrapper; 'Our Own Country', Cassell, circa late 19th Century, 4 vols in 2, Audley End, Essex & Norwich City & Cathedral content, uniform half calf gilt; Lilian Redstone: 'Our East Anglian Heritage', 1951 2nd edition, in wrapper (8)

Lot 7122 – Sale Price: £100.00

Nicholas Fenwick Hele: 'Notes or Jottings about Aldeburgh, Suffolk', London, 1870, 1st edition, frontis + 4 engraved plates as called for (one loose but present, one folding), original cloth gilt, Norman Scarfe's copy, with his ownership signature on FFEP plus some pencil annotations to margins; Robert Wake: 'Southwold and its Vicinity, Ancient and Modern', London, 1842, 2nd edition, xviii,420pp, four engraved folding maps/plans/views, plus the ''Sole Bay Fight'' plate provided in facsimile, original cloth, rebacked retaining original gilt title portion of backstrip; R. Green: 'The history, topography, and antiquities of Framlingham and Saxsted, in the county of Suffolk', 1834, 1st edition, engraved frontis view of Framlingham by W.H. Capon + large engraved folding plan of Framlingham Castle/Saxsted Woods surveyed by Henry Preston of Worlingworth 1833, old paper covered boards (worn), later rebacked retaining printed spine label, upper joint externally reinforced with tape, copy of James Pringle Barclay of Wickham Market, subscriber, with his signature at head of title page (3)

Lot 7123 – Sale Price: £40.00

Two hand coloured acquaints from Daniell's 'Voyage Round Great Britain' 1822, 'Mistley, near Harwich' and 'The Orford Ness Lighthouses' framed and glazed (2)

Lot 7124 – Sale Price: £32.00

A collection of seven Norfolk related volumes, including Richard Beatniffe: 'The Norfolk Tour', 1795, 5th edition, viii,333pp, old calf worn; P. Browne: 'The History of Norwich', illustrated Ladbrooke, [1814], 1st edition, 5 plates (of which 4 aquatints including Norwich Castle, Cathedral, Market Place & Panoramic view etc), old diced calf very worn; Cozens-Hardy: 'The Mayors of Norwich 1403-1835', 1938, frontis + 16 plates ACF, original cloth; Wentworth Day: 'Norwich & The Broads', 1953, 1st edition, orig. cloth; Kelly's Directory of Norfolk & Suffolk 1888, 1 of 2 maps, a/f working copy; Stanley J. Wearing, 2 titles: 'Georgian Norwich', [1926], in wrapper, 'Beautiful Norfolk Buildings', 1944, 1st reprint, orig. quarter cloth (7)

Lot 7125 – Sale Price: £65.00

Smith Wynne: 'St. Olaves Priory & Bridge, Herringfleet, Suffolk', 1914, plates and plans as called for, original cloth gilt, copy of Robert Teasdel, author and local historian, of Southtown, Great Yarmouth, with his signature to front pastedown; Henry Harrod: 'Gleanings Among the Castles and Convents of Norfolk', 1857, pub. by subscription, signed and inscribed presentation by Henry Harrod verso FFEP, plans and plates as called for, some by Henry Ninham, old cloth, printed label to spine, bookplate of R.W. Lamb of Lowestoft; Samuel Wilton Rix: 'The Diary and Autobiography of Edmund Bohun Esq.', 1853, privately printed, numerous ills., original marbled paper covered boards, printed label to upper board, Samuel Wilton Rix of the Heywood, Diss, was a solicitor in Beccles and a scholar, antiquarian and author of local history books, bookplate of Anthony Copsey, of Sparrowes Nest, Ipswich, to front pastedown (3)

Lot 7126 – Sale Price: £32.00

E.W. Brayley: 'Views in Suffolk, Norfolk, and Northamptonshire : illustrative of the works of Robert Bloomfield; accompanied with descriptions: to which is annexed, a memoir of the poet's life', 1818, 15 leaves of engraved plates of places associated with the poet and portraits of the author and his mother as called for, views include Honington church, Bloomfield's Cottage, Euston Hall, Thetford, Sapiston, Fakenham, Wakefield Lodge Shooters Hall etc, orig. paper covered boards (worn), later rebacked, printed label to top board

Lot 7127 – Sale Price: £18.00

Two local interest titles, Charles Candler: 'Notes on the Parish of Redenhall with Harleston', 1896, 1st edition, inscribed and signed in initials by the author to J.E.M. Candler on FFEP, Abbey Hotel inkstamps, 196pp, original cloth gilt; Bryant: 'The Churches of Norfolk, hundred of Diss', 1915, numerous photographic ills. by A. Donald Maling of Diss, F.H. Bird of Watton, and a port. frontis of author from a photograph by C. Vandyk, orig. cloth gilt, ex libris Stephen Govier of Hoxne (2)

Lot 7128 – Sale Price: £32.00

William Taylor: 'The History and Antiquities of Castle Rising, Norfolk', Lynn & London, 1850, engraved frontis + 11 engraved plates as called for (by William Taylor & William Pickford), original cloth gilt, rebacked retaining original backstrip, copy of P.F.H. Bedingfield of Heacham; plus John Sapwell: 'A History of Aylsham', 1960, 1st edition, folding map + 10 plates as called for, original cloth gilt; T. Hugh Bryant: The Churches of Norfolk: hundred of Brothercross', 1914, numerous ills. from photos as called for, covering The Burnhams, North & South Creake and Waterden, North Norfolk, original cloth gilt; 'Coke of Norfolk & His Friends, the Life of...First Earl of Leicester, of Holkham', 1908, vol 2, numerous plates, original cloth gilt (lacks backstrip), top edge gilt (4)

Lot 7129 – Sale Price: £38.00

''Blue Peter'': 'A week in a wherry on the Norfolk Broads. By ''Blue Peter,'' Illustrated by the purser.', London, Leadenhall Press, [1890], 1st edition, 12 plates as called for, 10pp + 14pp publishers adverts at end, an account of a Broads cruise on ''The Kate'', original cloth gilt, top edge gilt

Lot 7131 – Sale Price: £200.00

Arthur Henry Patterson, 4 titles: 'Catalogue of the Birds of Great Yarmouth. Giving a few descriptive notes, and dates when most of the rarer species were obtained', Great Yarmouth Printing Co Ltd, 1901, reprinted from The ''Zoologist'', for private circulation, limited edition (100), inscribed by Patterson ''With the Authors Complts Oct.18.1901, and with his pictorial bookplate loosely inserted, 12 illustrations as called for, original roan backed printed paper covered boards; 'Rambles in Birdland', [1896], 1st edition, illustrations throughout, 127pp, 4to, original pictorial cloth gilt and silvered, (VGC), all edges gilt, pencil ownership signature of Edward Ernest Palmer verso frontis; 'Notes of an East Coast Naturalist', 1904, 1st edition, 12 coloured plates as called for, original cloth gilt; 'A Norfolk Naturalist', 1930, 1st edition, frontis + ills. in text as called for, original cloth gilt (VGC) (4)

Lot 7132 – Sale Price: £140.00

Arthur Henry Patterson & A.H. Smith: Charles H Harrison, Broadland Artist', 1903, limited edition, (125/175), numbered, pictorial title page by S.J. Batchelder + 9 plates as called for, original cloth gilt. Like Patterson, Charles Harmony Harrison was born in one of Yarmouth's notorious rows, and he never attained success as a scholar other than artistically. Scarce

Lot 7133 – Sale Price: £340.00

Arthur Henry Patterson: 'Sea-side Scribblings for visitors; or, how to make the most of a holiday jaunt', London, Jarrold and Sons, [1887], 1st edition, 139pp + [5]pp adverts at end, association copy, signed by Patterson and dated Yarmouth 30/3/89, inscribed beneath ''to S.J. Batchelder'', the prolific Broadland artist Stephen John Batchelder (1849-1932), plus Patterson's manuscript ''Key to Characters'' of the book loosely inserted ''Mussel dredger...Mr Spanton. Row 5'', ''Shore gunner...A Patterson'', ''Conchologist....Mr Schofield Corkcutter - Preston'', ''Punt gunner....''Pintail'' Thomas Fales-Hill'', ''Fish dealer....Joe Colby. Frogs Hall'', ''Bird Catcher....Sharp, chair-mender etc Row 58'', original pictorial paper covered boards (chipped and worn), lacks backstrip, boards neatly attached to text block with 3 strips of cloth. the authors first proper book, scarce; together with a manuscript book 1888/1889 containing a list of pictures in the possession of Henry Teasdel and R.H. Teasdel, with some Samuel Aldred of Yarmouth m/s lists and some letters loosely inserted, contemporary calf with decorative gilt coats of arms to covers (2)

Lot 7134 – Sale Price: £340.00

Arthur Henry Patterson: 'Notes on Pet Monkeys and How to Manage Them', London, L. Upcott Gill, 1888, 1st edition, signed and inscribed by Patterson to one of his children on half title ''To J. Patterson 23/3/34 from Dad'', and Great Yarmouth written in his m/s hand beneath his name on title page, 112pp + adverts at end dated 1887, original pictorial cloth silvered. Arthur Henry Patterson was a celebrated Norfolk Naturalist, born in a Yarmouth row as one of nine children, two of his many varied jobs included zookeeper and taxidermist. An inscribed copy of a a very scarce title

Lot 7135 – Sale Price: £50.00

John Henry Gurney Snr: 'A List of the Diurnal Birds of Prey, with References and Annotations; Also a Record of Specimens Preserved in the Norfolk & Norwich Museum', London, J. van Voorst, 1884, xv,187pp, a few contemporary manuscript notes and annotations to text/tables/margins in black and red ink, those in black ink possibly in the hand of John Henry Gurney Snr (1819-1890), original cloth gilt, rebacked preserving original backstrip, replenished EP's; together with Charles Candler: 'Francis William Galpin and Charles Candler: 'An Account of the Flowering Plants, Ferns and Allies of Harleston...to which are added Observations on the Birds of the District', London & Harleston, 1888, 1st edition, frontis, original cloth gilt (rubbed) (2)

Lot 7137 – Sale Price: £400.00

E.C. Arnold, 4 titles: 'Memories of Cley', Eastbourne, Baskerville Press, 1947, 1st edition, frontis + 10 plates (of which 3 coloured), original pictorial cloth gilt, a very scarce 1st edition of an elusive book, uncommon even in the facsimile edition of 2011; 'A Bird Collector's Medley', Eastbourne, 1930, 1st edition thus, signed in initials and inscribed by author to FFEP, 15 coloured and 4 half tone plates as called for, original pictorial cloth gilt; 'British Waders Illustrated in Water-Colour With Descriptive Notes', Cambridge, 1924, 1st edition, 51 coloured plates as called for, large 4to, original cloth gilt (VGC), dust wrapper (generally VGC); 'Bird Reserves', 1940, 1st edition, coloured frontis + 20 plates (of which 8 coloured) as called for, original pictorial cloth gilt (4)

Lot 7138 – Sale Price: £800.00

John Alexander Harvie-Brown (edited): '[A Vertebrate Fauna of Scotland]', complete set of 11 volumes in 12, David Douglas [-Oliver and Boyd], 1887-1935, 1st editions, comprising: 'A Vertebrate Fauna of Sutherland, Caithness and West Cromarty', 'A Fauna of The Outer Hebrides', 'The Birds of Iona and Mull', 'A Fauna of The Orkney Islands', 'A Fauna of Argyll and the Inner Hebrides', 'A Fauna of The Moray Basin', 'A Fauna of The Shetland Islands', 'A Fauna of The North West Highlands and Skye', 'A Fauna of The Tay Basin and Strathmore', 'A Fauna of The Tweed Area', 'A Vertebrate Fauna of Forth', all plates as called for, including pictorial title-pages, photogravures, engravings, hand-coloured lithographs after J. G. Keulemans and others, and folding maps, uniform original cloth gilt, generally VGC, first 3 titles spines faded as usual, Argyll & Inner Hebrides with bookplate of John Morell McWilliam (1883-1968), Scottish Ornithologist. This is all that was apparently published of Harvie-Brown's celebrated series. The preface to The Tweed Area states that 'this volume on the Vertebrate Fauna of Scotland brings us within an appreciable distance of the completion of the series, though the areas of Forth and Clyde and Solway still remain to be undertaken'. The Vertebrate Fauna of Forth appeared in 1935, much later than the Tweed volume in 1911, but the projected accounts of the Clyde and Solway areas do not seem to have followed. '[Harvie-Brown's] contributions to ornithological science are literally legion ... His greatest work, however, and the one that will form an imperishable monument to his name, is the series of volumes on the vertebrate fauna of Scotland, most of which were written either by himself, or in collaboration with other ornithologists' (Mullens & Swann). (12)

Lot 7138A – Sale Price: £50.00

George Edwards (1694-1773) and others, ten early 19th Century ornithological engravings from 'Encyclopaedia Londinensis', including hand coloured example of 'The American or Virginian Rail', 1802, etc

Lot 7139 – Sale Price: £260.00

Frederick William Frohawk: 'Natural History of British Butterflies', London, Hutchinson, [1926], 1st edition, two volumes, volume 1 with author's signed manuscript errata slip loosely inserted, re 'Valezina' (form of Silver-washed Fritillary, whom Frohawk named his daughter after) ''Natural History of British Butterflies. Errata. should read Pl.12 Fig.22 var. Valezina, F.W.F.coll. Fig.23 Valezina var. nigrizina. n.ab. A.B. Farn.Coll. Kindly give this to the Editor. F.W. Frohawk'', 60 coloured plates and four black and white plates, as called for, folio, original cloth gilt, vol.1 cloth VGC and with majority of dust wrapper (worn) loosely inserted, vol.2 lower corner of boards worn/soiled (2)

Lot 7140 – Sale Price: £170.00

W.F. Kirby: 'European Butterflies and Moths', London, Cassell & Co, 1889, 61 plates, of which 60 hand coloured as called for, thick 4to, original pictorial cloth gilt, inner joints weak

Lot 7141 – Sale Price: £140.00

Rev. F.O. Morris: 'A History of British Butterflies', London, Groombridge, 1864, 71 coloured plates + 2 uncoloured plates as called for, contemporary half calf gilt, marbled paper covered boards, top edge gilt

Lot 7142 – Sale Price: £110.00

W.F. Kirby: 'A Hand-book to the Order Lepidoptera', London, 1896-97, 5 volumes, 158 plates, the majority of which coloured, as called for, from the Lloyd's Natural History Series, uniform original cloth gilt, volume 1 worn, lower board detached but present, else spines slightly faded but generally VGC (5)

Lot 7143 – Sale Price: £85.00

W.S. Coleman: 'British Butterflies - Figures and Descriptions of Every Native Species', London, Routledge, 1888, 16 coloured plates as called for, original pictorial cloth gilt worn, inner joints split; Adams: 'Beautiful Butterflies', Groombridge, 1871, 8 coloured plates as called for, lacks FFEP, original pictorial cloth gilt; W.J. Lucas: 'The Book of British Butterflies', 1893, coloured frontis + numerous ills., 16,[2]pp ads. at end, original pictorial cloth gilt; Maria E. Catlow: 'Popular British Entomology', London, Reeve, 1852, 2nd edition, 14 (of 16) coloured litho plates, original pictorial cloth gilt (worn); plus 1 other similar (5)

Lot 7144 – Sale Price: £42.00

Captain Thomas Brown: 'The Book of Butterflies, Sphinges and Moths', London, Whittaker; Edinburgh, Waugh & Innes, 1834, 2nd edition, volume 1 (of 3), added engraved title page + 60 hand coloured plates as called for, contemporary cloth, printed paper label to spine (worn)

Lot 7145 – Sale Price: £85.00

Rev. John Thorley: 'Melisselogia. Or, the Female Monarchy. Being an Enquiry into the Nature, Order, and Government of Bees, Those Admirable, Instructive, and Useful Insects. With a New, Easy, and Effectual Method to preserve them, not only in Colonies, but common Hives, from that cruel Death, to which their Ignorant, Injurious, and most Ingrateful Owners so commonly condemn them.', London, 1744, 1st edition, 3 (of 5) engraved plates, lacks frontis and folding plate, 206pp + explanation of plates leaf, contemporary calf, lacks top board. 'Thorley's secret was the puffball narcotic, which he used when uniting colonies...Of English writers, Thorley was the first to mention having found wax scales in the pockets of worker bees' (British Bee Books)

Lot 7146 – Sale Price: £55.00

John W. Taylor: 'Monograph of the Land and Freshwater Mollusca of the British Isles - Structural and General Volume; Testacillidae. Limacidae. Arionidae.', Leeds, Taylor Brothers, 1894-1907, parts 1-13 (of 24 parts published in total) in 2 volumes, volume 1 (pts. 1-7), 2 coloured plates + 4 coloured distribution maps as called for, volume 2 (pts. 8-13), port. frontis + 25 coloured plates/distribution maps as called for, uniform contemporary cloth gilt worn/soiled. Uncommon (2)

Lot 7147 – Sale Price: £95.00 (zero)

'The British Mycological Society Transactions' , edited C. Rea and J. Ramsbottom, Cambridge University Press, 1919-1929, volumes 6-14 numerous plates throughout of which several coloured and some folding, ex library, volumes 6, 7 and 8 bound together in one volume, plus duplicates of volumes 7 and 8 and volumes 9-14 bound as single volumes (9)

Lot 7148 – Sale Price: £120.00

Anne Pratt, two titles: 'The ferns of Great Britain and their allies, the club-mosses, pepperworts and horsetails.', London, Warne, [nd], circa 1874, 41 chromolitho plates as called for, original decorative cloth gilt, all edges gilt, 'The Flowering Plants of Great Britain', London, Warne, [nd], circa 1870, 3 volumes, 243 plates, of which 243 coloured, uniform original cloth gilt (slightly worn) (4)

Lot 7149 – Sale Price: £65.00

Margaret Plues: 'British Ferns', London, Lovell Reeve, 1866, 1st edition, 16 tissue guarded coloured litho plates as called for, publishers 20pp catalogue of adverts at end, original pictorial cloth gilt; M.C. Cooke: 'Rust, Smut, Mildew, & Mould. - an Introduction to the Study of Microscopic Fungi', London, Robert Hardwicke, 1865, 1st edition, 16 plates, of which 12 by J.E. Sowerby and hand coloured, as called for, original decorative cloth gilt, inner joints weak; Rev. W.A. Leighton: 'The Lichen-Flora of Great Britain, Ireland, and the Channel Islands', Shrewsbury, 1879, 3rd edition, original cloth gilt, copy of the naturalist/geologist C.B. Crampton, with his inkstamp & contemporary manuscript pencil notes and annotations to text (3)

Lot 7149A – Sale Price: £42.00

William Curtis, ten late 18th Century hand coloured botanical engravings, including Fumaria Cava. Hollow-Rooted Fumitory', by Francis Sansom, 1793, 'Iris Susiana. Chalcedonian Iris', by James Sowerby, 1789, others Sydenham Edwards etc, the majority with the corresponding letterpress leaves

Lot 7150 – Sale Price: £75.00

Hand coloured botanical plates, Shirley Hibberd (edited): 'The Floral World and Garden Guide', Groombridge, 1872, 1875, 2 volumes, 19 hand coloured plates of flowers (1st vol 7 (of 14) plates, 2nd vol 12 plates as called for), uniform original decorative cloth gilt; Robert Thompson: 'The Gardener's Assistant', London, [1859], 12 hand coloured flower and fruit plates as called for, lacks FFEP, original blindstamped cloth gilt; plus a 1907 edition of Thompson's Gardener's Assistant, pub. Gresham, 2 volumes, 18 coloured litho plates + numerous b + w plates as called for, old quarter calf (5)

Lot 7151 – Sale Price: £95.00

A collection of approximately 60 chromolithographs of plants, flowers & c from 'The Garden', 1890s

Lot 7151A – Sale Price: £38.00

William Curtis, ten late 18th Century hand coloured botanical engravings, including 'Sweet scented Jonquil', 1789, 'Great Flowered Portlandia', 1795, 'Crepis Barbata', by James Sowerby, circa 1790, the majority with the corresponding letterpress leaves

Lot 7152 – Sale Price: £50.00

William Nicholson: 'The Illustrated Dictionary of Gardening' 1887-1889, 8 volumes, complete, chromo litho plates &c. uniform publishers cloth gilt (8)

Lot 7153 – Sale Price: £95.00 (inc)

F. Edward Hulme: 'Familiar Wild Flowers', Cassell & Co, circa 1900, 8 series complete in 4 volumes, 320 coloured plates as called for, original decorative cloth gilt, boards with some soiling (4)

Lot 7154 – Sale Price: £260.00

John Evelyn: 'Silva: Or, A Discourse of Forest-Trees, and the Propogation of Timber...', York, J. Dodsley et al, 1786, 2 volumes in 1, engraved portrait frontis + 41 engraved plates (of which 1 folding) + folding table as called for, 649pp + index, with 'Terra: A Philosophical Discourse of Earth...', bound in at end, separate title page dated 1786, 1 aquatint plate, 74pp + index, 4to, finely rebound (not recent) in full green morocco gilt,

Lot 7155 – Sale Price: £50.00

Jacob Strutt: 'Sylva Britannica; or Portraits of Forest Trees', London, Longman et al for the author, [1830], added engraved pictorial title + 49 engraved plates, all on India paper, as called for, 151pp, 4to, contemporary cloth gilt (worn, inner joints split), black cloth gilt title label to spine

Lot 7157 – Sale Price: £48.00

George Bentham: 'The Handbook of British Flora; a Description of the Flowering Plants and Ferns Indigenous to, or Naturalized in, the British Isles', London, Lovell Reeve, 1865, 2 volumes, the copy of Castalia Rosalind (nee Campbell), Countess of Granville (1847-1938), with her ownership signatures at head of half titles both volumes, and with her manuscript pen and ink annotations and marginalia throughout, plus a few contemporary pressed flower/botanical specimens inserted between leaves, plus an autograph letter signed to Lady Granville from a J.A. Godley, August 4 1879 ''Dear Lady Granville, I was looking yesterday at the account of Betshanger in Ireland's History of Kent, & found this passage:- ''Near Little Betshanger was found the plant astragalus glycyphyllos, or wild liquorice, which is extremely rare, and never observed elsewhere''...Can you find anything about the plant in any of your books? It is not mentioned in the 1- volume Sowerby under either of those names. If the history is correct...this ought to give you a chance of making a magnificent addition to your collection. We would look for it, if we knew what it was like. ''Little Betshanger'' is the official name of Sir Walter's farm. I hope you found all well at Walmer. Yours...J A Godley'', on Betteshanger, Sandwich headed paper, old three quarter green morocco gilt, rebacked retaining original backstrips, replenished marbled end papers, top edges gilt (2)

Lot 7158 – Sale Price: £35.00 (inc)

Wayside & Woodland series, seven volumes, including 'Grasshoppers' circa 1965, first edition in dust wrapper, plus 'Moths', 1st and 2nd series, 2 vols, 'Birds of the British Isles & Their Eggs', and 'Wayside & Woodland Blossoms' (7)

Lot 7159 – Sale Price: £750.00

Falconry - Jack Mavrogordato, complete works in three 1st edition volumes: 'A Hawk for the Bush. A Treatise on the Training of the Sparrow-hawk and other short-winged hawks', illustrated George Lodge, London, Witherby, 1960, 1st edition, author inscribed presentation to FFEP, 8 plates (4 coloured) as called for, large 8vo, original pictorial cloth (VGC), dust wrapper (unclipped); 'A Falcon in the Field. A Treatise on the Training and Flying of Falcons; Behind the Scenes', illustrated D.M. Henry & George Lodge, London, Knightly Vernon, 1966, 1st edition, 12 coloured plates + 12 hood plates + 3 line drawings as called for, large 8vo, original cloth (VGC), dust wrapper (unclipped); 'Behind the Scenes, An Autobiography', Element, 1982, 1st edition, original cloth gilt, dust wrapper. A very scarce first edition set of the complete works of the falconer Jack Mavrogordato (3)

Lot 7160 – Sale Price: £1,700.00

Colin Laurie McKelvie & Richard Robjent (illustrator): 'The Woodcock', 1988; 'The Snipe', 1989; 'The Grouse', 1991; 'The Partridge', 1993; 'The Pheasant', 1995; 'Sporting Wildfowl of the British Isles', by Brian P. Martin, 1999, Holt, Fine Sporting Interests Ltd., each a numbered limited edition of 300, signed by author and artist and each with an original sepia drawing by Richard Robjent, each with mounted full page colour plates by Robjent as called for, each large 4to (32.5 x 22.5cm), each original half morocco gilt, top edges gilt, original pictorial cloth gilt slip cases, original packaging with numbered printed paper labels (6)

Lot 7161 – Sale Price: £150.00

Philip Rickman: 'A Selection of Bird Paintings and Sketches', London, Curpotten Ltd, 1979, limited edition (445/500), numbered and signed by Rickman, 32 mounted coloured plates as called for, large folio, original three quarter green Morocco gilt by Morrell, all edges gilt, original slip case

Lot 7162 – Sale Price: £400.00

William Houghton: 'British Fresh-Water Fishes', London, William Mackenzie, [1879], 1st edition, 2 volumes, 41 hand-finished chromoxylographic plates as called for, folio, original pictorial cloth gilt (VGC), all edges gilt (2)

Lot 7163 – Sale Price: £140.00 (inc)

Fred Buller: 'Angling, the Solitary Vice', Machynlleth, Coch-y-Bonddu Books Ltd, 2000, limited edition deluxe, (14/50), signed to half title, original green leather, titled in silver, mounted illustration to top board

Lot 7164 – Sale Price: £55.00

Original photograph by Howard Coster of G.E. Skues, signed in pencil on the mount by Coster and in ink by Skues (dated 12-IV-1932) George Edward Skues, celebrated fly-fisherman, Howard Coster, 'Photographer of Men', image size 19.5 x 25.5cm

Lot 7165 – Sale Price: £200.00

Thomas Fairfax: 'The Complete Sportsman; Or, Country Gentleman's Recreation', London, J. Cooke, [1760], 1st edition, engraved frontis, 240pp, early sporting book covering hunting, shooting, racing, angling, cock-fighting and more, 12mo, old half calf gilt; [Sir Humphry Davy]: 'Salmonia: Or Days of Fly Fishing', London, John Murray, 1828, 1st edition, 3 plates of flies + ills. in text as called for, first edition of a book that ''ranks high in the scale of angling literature'' (Westwood & Satchell, p.77), 12mo, contemporary half calf gilt; George Hanger: 'Colonel George Hanger, To All Sportsmen, and particularly, to Farmers and Gamekeepers...', London, printed for the author, J.J. Stockdale, 1814, 1st edition, 226pp, lacks leaf between title page and dedication, dedication to Thomas Coke of Holkham Hall, Includes a passage on jack-lighting deer at night in South Carolina, comments on American rifles and riflemen and backwoods lore, and mention of Wild Turkey, and other material, gleaned from Hanger's service as second-in-command to Tarleton during service in the American Revolution, contemporary quarter cloth gilt (worn); Lieut. Col. P. Hawker: 'Instructions to Young Sportsmen in all that relates to Guns and Shooting', 1854, 10th edition, engraved frontis + 8 engraved plates and numerous ills. in text as called for, contemporary half calf gilt; Ian Alan, 8th Duke of Northumberland: 'The Shadow on the Moor', 1931, [2nd printing], original cloth gilt (5)

Lot 7166 – Sale Price: £100.00

Keith Howman: 'Pheasants of the World', Hancock, 1993, limited edition, (50/200), print loosely inserted signed by T.J. Greenwood, further signed and numbered by Greenwood to frontis, title page signed by Howman, colour illustrations throughout, fine orginal publishers half maroon leather gilt, slipcase plus D.J. Watkins-Pritchard ''B.B.'': 'Tide's Ending', London, 1950, 1st edition, 16 coloured plates as called for, four to original cloth gilt, dust wrapper (2)

Lot 7168 – Sale Price: £15.00

Original photograph of senior members of the Royal Company of Archers, in full regalia, with bows and c. [Edinburgh] 1893, mounted on card, each individual identified on the mount, image size 35 x 26cm

Lot 7169 – Sale Price: £90.00

Five titles on big game hunting and related, comprising Philip H. Percival: 'Hunting, Settling and Remembering', Trophy Room Books, 1997, limited edition (682/1000), numbered and signed by the author's grandson, numerous illustrations from photographs as called for, original leatherette gilt, dust wrapper; Terry Wieland: 'Spiral-Horn Dreams', Trophy Room Books, 1995, limited edition (574/1000), numbered and signed, numerous illustrations from photographs as called for, original leatherette gilt, dust wrapper; A. Radcliffe Dugmore: 'Camera Adventures in the African Wilds. Being an account of a four months' expedition in british east africa, for the purpose of securing photographs from life of the game.', London, Heinemann, 1910, map + numerous illustrations from photos as called for, 4to, original pictorial cloth gilt (backstrip worn and faded), top edge gilt; Calabi, Helsley & Sanger: 'A Grand Tradition, John Rigby & Co.', Dallas, Rigby Press, 2012, 1st edition, eight various signatures to half title page, finely illustrated in colour and b/w from photographs, drawings etc, large 4to, original pictorial boards, dust wrapper; plus 1 other similar (5)

Lot 7170 – Sale Price: £260.00

Pierce Egan: 'Sporting Anecdotes Original And Selected Including Numerous Characteristic Portraits Of Person In Every Walk Of Life Who have acquired Notoriety from their Achievements on The Turf, At The Table, And In The Diversions Of The Field, With Sketches of various Animals of the Chase: To which is added, an Account noted Pedestrians, Trotting Matches, Cricketers, &c.', London, Sherwood, 1825, new edition, hand coloured frontis + 5 plates (of which 3 hand coloured, 1 being double page depicting boxing match), as called for, by Robert Cruikshank and others, fine full tan morocco gilt, spine gilt in compartments, inner dentelles gilt, all edges gilt by Wodd of London; together with C.T.S. Birch Reynardson: 'Sports & Anecdotes of Bygone Days in England, Scotland, Ireland, Italy & the Sunny South', London, C & H, 1887, 1st edition, coloured frontis, colour illustrated title page + 5 coloured plates as called for, near contemporary half green morocco gilt, spine with gilt stag motifs and gilt decorated in compartments, top edge gilt, by Roger de Coverley (2)

Lot 7172 – Sale Price: £48.00 (inc)

Theodore A. Cook: 'Rowing at Henley', O.U.P., 1919 1st edition, frontis and two full page illustrations, two illustrations in text, plus folding map of the Henley Course and another folding plate showing diagrams of boat building and cinematograph of a rowing stroke, as called for (the two folding plates in rear pocket often lacking), original cloth gilt, with 20pp booklet by Harcourt G. Gold: 'The Common Sense of Coaching', March 1920, original printed wraps, Marlow Rowing Club contemporary typed sheet of training rules loosely inserted, together with 'The Rowing Almanack and Oarsman's Companion 1923', The Field Press, 261pp and ads at front and end, 16mo, original cloth gilt (3)

Lot 7173 – Sale Price: £130.00

A large collection of cycling books, folding cycling maps etc, including Abt: 'Greg LeMond The Incredible Comeback', 1990, 1st in wrapper; Stephen Roche: 'My Ride to Victory', 1987, 1st in wrapper; Dazat: 'Seigneurs et Forcats du Velo', 1987, in wrapper; Van Walleghem: 'Eddy Merckx The Greatest Cyclist of the 20th Century', 1996, 1st English edition in wrapper; 'The Official Tour de France Centennial 1903-2003', 2003, 1st updated edition in wrapper; 'Cycling's Golden Age, Heroes of the Postwar Era, 1946-1967', 2006, 1st edition in wrapper; plus several early 20th Century cycling books and folding maps and many others similar (2 boxes)

Lot 7176 – Sale Price: £42.00

W.F. William & Henry Tyrrell: 'England's Battles By Sea and LAnd; From the Commencement of the Great French Revoluion to the Present Time...Including Our Indian Campaigns, and the Present Expedition against Russian Aggression in the East.', London Printing and Publishing Co., [1854-56], 9 divisions, comprising Divs. I-III, and 'Russia & Turkey' Divs. I-VI, numerous engraved plates, 107 leaves of plates in total (comprising 4 added engraved title pages, 6 double page maps hand coloured in outline, 1 single page plan, 90 plates portraits/views of battles), uniform original blindstamped pictorial cloth gilt, Div. I backstrip worn/part detached (9)

Lot 7178 – Sale Price: £130.00

A collection of 20 books and booklets on Magic, Conjuring, Card Tricks etc, including [Wiljalba Frikell]: 'The Magician's Own Book...Containing Ample Instructions for Recreations in Chemistry, Acoustics, Pneumatics, Legerdemain, Prestidigitation...Performances with Cups and Balls, Eggs, Hats, Flowers, Coin, Books, Cards...Glasses, Dice, Knives, &c., &c.', edited W.H. Cremer, London, John Camden Hotten, [1871], frontis + illustrations in text as called for, xii,325pp + [30] publishers catalogue of adverts for new books for 1872 at end, original pictorial cloth gilt; C. Lang Neil: 'The Modern Conjurer and Drawing-Room Entertainer', London, Hamley Bros. & C. Arthur Pearson, 1903, 1st UK edition, numerous ills. from photos in text throughout, 414,[2]pp, original cloth gilt (worn); E. Burger & R.E. Neale: 'Magic & Meaning [Expanded]', Seattle, Hermetic Press, 2009, 2nd edition expanded, 2nd impression, original cloth gilt, dust wrapper; Will Dexter (edited): 'Magic Circle Magic', London, Harry Clarke, 1963, leaf after contents stating this copy No. 303 of ''a restricted first edition'', 265pp, original leatherette gilt; Ben Harris: 'Gellerism Revealed (The Psychology and Methodology Behind the Geller Effect)', Micky Hades International, 1985, 95pp, original spiral bound printed wraps; 'H.M. Vakil's Cigam Magic The India's Only Magical Monthly', Calcutta, March 1955, Vol.2 No.16, [8]pp, original pictorial printed wraps; G. Buckingham: 'It's Easier Than You Think', 1952, 1st edition, original boards gilt; Jean Hugard & F. Braue: 'The Royal Road to Card Magic', 1954, 3rd impression, original cloth; plus 12 others similar (20)

Lot 7179 – Sale Price: £20.00

Frater Albertus Spagyricus (Dr Albert Richard Riedel); 'The Alchemist's Handbook', Salt Lake City, Paracelsus Research Facility, 1960, limited edition (186/500), numbered and signed and inscribed ''To Douglas H. Poole sincerely Albertus Spagyricus'', 96pp, original wraps

Lot 7180 – Sale Price: £1,500.00

Harry Craddock: 'The Savoy Cocktail Book', London, Constable & Company, 1930, 1st edition, signed and inscribed ''Here's How! Harry Craddock'', verso dedication page, this book formerly being the copy of Collis-Phillips Halpin, a contemporary and personal friend of Harry Craddock's, who worked as a cocktail bartender and dancer in London, including the Regency Club in Piccadilly Circus, with his contemporary pencil ownership signatures to verso and recto of FFEP, and his signature in shortened form ''Phil'' in pencil at head of dedication page. Later inscribed presentation by Collis-Phillips Halpin to the present owner on half title dated 1977 in blue ballpoint, and with his manuscript on page 284 giving the method of serving champagne and port, and beneath stated ''My original cocktail ''Emerald Isle'' was afterwards bottled and sold as Green Goddess. Needless to say I was not given a prize, neither was my cocktail put on exhibition! Collis-Phillips Halpin''. Illustrations and decorations printed in black and colours throughout by Gilbert Rumbold, orginal cloth backed art deco texturised boards in black, gold and green, later professionally rebacked preserving original backstrip. Together with Harry Craddock's sword stick (a/f), the poor condition attributed by Collis-Phillips Halpin owing to its use one evening by Harry Craddock to eject a gentleman who had become inebriated and abusive to other customers and who refused to leave a party of ladies alone, Harry reputedly hitting the man so hard across the shoulder that the blow broke the end of the stick completely. To those who saw the incident Harry Craddock apologised on behalf of the client and himself, and the American cocktail Bar erupted in cheers from the men and dainty clapping from the women. A unique association copy of an iconic work from the flamboyant Art Deco period heyday of London's Hotel and Cocktail Bar scene. Provenance Reverend Nigel Plastow, further information available on request (2)

Lot 7181 – Sale Price: £70.00

Jean De Clerck: 'A Textbook of Brewing', translated Kathleen Barton-Wright, London, Chapman & Hall, 1957-58, 1st English edition, 2 volumes, xx,587pp; xx,650pp, folding chart + numerous diagrams and illustrations in text as called for, uniform original cloth gilt. Jean De Clerck is known as one of the brewing world's most influential scientists and scholars, he attended the brewing school at Belgium's famed Catholic University of Louvain, becoming its professor in 1943, and in 1947 founded the European Brewery Convention. The following year he published his canonical two-volume work 'Cours de Brasserie' [Textbook for Brewing], this, the first English Edition, being published in 1957-58. (2)

Lot 7182 – Sale Price: £18.00

Robin Butler: 'Great British Wine Accessories 1550-1900', Brown & Brown, 2009, profusely illustrated throughout, 288pp, original wraps, dust wrapper, original pictorial slipcase

Lot 7183 – Sale Price: £32.00

'The Stamford Cookery Book - Favourite Recipes Tested by Well-known Ladies', Stamford, Dolby Bros, [nd], circa 1900, 164pp, original cloth, not on Copac or Worldcat, very scarce; plus another provincial Stamford imprint title 'On the Benefits to be Anticipated from the Adoption of Free Lay Councils', by W.L. Hopkinson, Stamford, J. Ford, [nd], circa mid 19th Century 16pp disbound pamphlet, plus a 20th Century facsimile reprint of Magnus: 'The Ordinance and Foundation of the schools of Grammar and Song, at Newark-Upon-Trent', originally pub. Newark, J. Perfect, 1855 (3)

Lot 7184 – Sale Price: £100.00

Receipt book, collection of manuscript cookery recipes, 80 pages of manuscript entries circa 1857-1879, copper engraved title page with ink signature of Mary Brett to centre, recipes include Arrowroot pudding; blanc-mange and custards; 'delicious saline draughts'; plum cake; cheese seed cake; snowballs; unfermented bread; ''The pudding pudding''; scotch diet cake or bun; Devonshire junket; baked hare; Madras curry, plus 11 further pages of m/s domestic receipts such as bleaching liquids; to make bees wax; to season a wooden bowl; to make Esprit de Violettes; Hungary Water, etc etc, plus 4 pages m/s index at end, contemporary half roan (worn)

Lot 7185 – Sale Price: £75.00

Two commonplace albums circa 1830, containing manuscript entries of poetry, prose, pencil and pen, ink and watercolour sketches etc, the red moroccoalbum with 130+pages of manuscript entries, mainly poetry/prose etc in copperplate style, but with a few well executed pen, ink and watercolours including butterfly and flower, another botanical sketch depicting flower, another depicting view of Bamburgh etc, album with part detached and worn backstrip, all edges gilt; the other black embossed morocco gilt album with 50+ pages of entries pencil and pen, ink & watercolour sketches, m/s poetry and prose etc, album slightly worn and backstrip part detached, some leaves loose, all edges gilt (2)

Lot 7186 – Sale Price: £38.00

A packet of Victorian greetings cards, including Christmas card 'May Christmas prove a Jolly Pick-Me-Up!', the card opening to reveal ''leg-up'' beneath a ladies skirt, chromolitho printed inside, movable parts VGC, approx 13 x 11.5cm (opened), plus one or two other chromolitho examples with moving parts, etc

Lot 7189 – Sale Price: £20.00

Princess Victoria (1868-1935), Daughter of King Edward VII, Autograph Letter Signed 1919 with envelope ''My Dear Sub Dean, It was just a joke! When passing through ''our'' passage. I found this Victory...paper dropped by the...so put it into the Kitchen telling the cook it came from Heaven. She was highly amused! I...though it was to...on! as a present & keepsake. I hope you understand how touched I was with your present! but how could I accept it with that lovely vase! Please don't do it again: It's far too kind. We all do what we can but there are limits Yrs gratefully Victoria''

Lot 7190 – Sale Price: £55.00

A group of five assorted London Transport ''General'' bus or tram maps of routes, 1924 to 1933-4, each folding (5)

Lot 7191 – Sale Price: £70.00

An Imperial Airways Card advertisingfares and duration of flights to various destinations, circa 1930's, depicting Airport of London (Croydon), published Aviation Department, Gale & Polden, approx 25 x 20cm

Lot 7192 – Sale Price: £18.00

Twelve assorted shipping lines menu cards circa 1909-1937, including White Star Line RMS Teutonic 1909, SS Regina 1929, SS Cedric, 1929; SS Yukon The Alaska Line 1930; Cunard White Star RMS Lancastria, five different menu cards, August, September and October 1937; plus others Canadian Pacific, Nord Deutscher Lloyd Bremen etc (12)

Lot 7193 – Sale Price: £25.00

European Royalty ephemera, Romanov family, comprising two English cheques, 1936, one signed by Prince Andrew of Russia, (Prince Andrei Alexandrovich of Russia, 1897-1981), son of Xenia Alexandrovna (1875-1960) who was the sister of Nicholas II, last Tsar of Russia, the other signed by Elizabetta Ruffo-Sasso (1886-1940), Princess Andrew of Russia, first wife of Prince Andrew, together with a photograph of Elizabetta Ruffo-Sasso, approx 12.5 x 8.5cm (3)

Lot 7196 – Sale Price: £30.00

A packet of twenty one various G.P.O. Greetings and similar telegrams, mainly 1930's-1960's, all with notes as to artist, priod of issue and Wilkinson catalogue number, artists include Max MacDonald Gill, B.S. Biro, Fritz Wegner, Sheila Walsh, Claudia Freedman, Eric Fraser, Iris Schweitzer, etc etc (21)

Lot 7198 – Sale Price: £38.00

''Our National Church, the Aegis of Liberty, Equality, Fraternity'', satirical caricature print by cartoonist Francis Carruthers Gould, published John Heywood, 1883, coloured lithograph satirizing the English church and its outlying sects and heretics, depicting the dome of St Paul's Cathedral as an umbrella , sheltering those figures who claim to belong to the church, these surrounded by numerous named figures of dissension including among Agnosticism those of Darwinism, Tyndall, Huxley and Herbert Spencer, on the right various groups move towards a river on the far side of which is the Pope's toe, approx. 36cm x 56cm, folded, some wear at folds, small closed tears, marginal chipping/small part losses

Lot 7199 – Sale Price: £250.00

A packet of twelve various Inn receipts, circa 1820's-1830's, all North of England, including Newcastle, West Auckland, Keswick, Askrigg, Alnwick, Chester-le-Street etc, several with engraved vignette illustrations (12)

Lot 7201 – Sale Price: £40.00

A packet of nine various 19th Century illustrated letter sheets, all unused, all with engraved or lithographed views, mainly Bristol, Bath & environs, including Clifton, Bristol, with the proposed suspension bridge in place, lithograph by G. Childs after S. Jackson, circa 1830's; 'Clifton from Coronation Road', steel engraved view by William Willis, 1836; plus others College Green, Bristol; Observatory, Baths, Library etc, Clifton; Widcombe Old Church, Bath, all circa 1830's

Lot 7202 – Sale Price: £80.00

Eight cabinet card photographs of British Victorian Royalty, circa 1860's and later, comprising Prince Albert (1819-1861), by Mayall, Brighton, circa 1860; Queen Victoria (1819-1901), taken by the studio of William Ernest Downey, circa 1872; two cabinet cards Edward Prince of Wales, later Edward VII (1841-1910), circa 1880's, one by London Stereoscopic Co; pair of portraits of Prince Arthur (son of Queen Victoria), Duke of Connaught (1850-1942), and his wife, Princess Louis Margaret of Prussia, Duchess of Connaught (1860-1917), both by Reichard & Lindner, 1878; Alexandra Princess of Wales, later Queen Alexandra (1844-1925), by Charles Bergamasco, circa 1875; and H.R.H. Princess Beatrice (1857-1944), by Alex Bassano, circa 1880's (8)

Lot 7203 – Sale Price: £70.00

Sixteen 19th Century Cartes-de-visite of foreign royalty, chiefly European, including Wilhelm I, Emperor of Germany (1797-1888) (2); Alfonso XII, King of Spain (1857-1885), by Le Jeune, circa 1875; Leopold I, King of the Belgians (1831-1865); plus Leopold II King of the Belgians; his wife Maria Henrietta, Queen of the Belgians; Maximilian I, Emperor of Mexico (1832-1867), and his wife, Charlotte of Belgium, Empress of Mexico (1840-1927); Marguerite of Savoy, Queen of Italy from 1878 (1851-1926), by Charles Jacotin, 1878; Maria Alexandrovna; Napoleon III; Prince Louis of Hesse; ''Vicky'' Princess Royal, daughter Q.V. and later Empress of Prussia; ''Vicky'' & Frederick, later Emperor & Empress of Prussia, etc

Lot 7205 – Sale Price: £30.00

Three items of 19th Century ephemera relating to Turnpikes, comprising Tollgate tickets to clear 3 gates Biddenden, Kent, Dashmanden (now Dashmonden) & Woolpack on the Biddenden - Tenterden A262 road; Presteign Turnpike Trust Cheque like requisition for a Bank, 1819; York Scarborough Turnpike Cheque like requisition for a Bank, 181- (3)

Lot 7206 – Sale Price: £100.00

George IV Coronation Ticket, Westminster Hall, 1821. Printed by Whiting & Branston using the Congreve patent to print two colours in one pass, issued with wax seal. Approx size 19 x 13.5cm

Lot 7208 – Sale Price: £22.00

A State Lottery advertisement 1826 by Whiting & Branston of the Strand, using the Congreve patent to print two colours in one pass, approx size 21 x 14.5cm

Lot 7209 – Sale Price: £18.00

Annie Besant (1847-1933), Theosophist, Women's Rights, active supporter of campaigns for Irish and Indian self rules. Cheque, 1881, drawn and signed by Besant as founder (with Charles Bradlaugh) of the Freethought Publishing Co.

Lot 7210 – Sale Price: £40.00

Six assorted shipping documents circa 1840's-1860's, including for the ballasting of ships, Warkworth Harbour (Amble, Northumberland), unused receipt for ''loading and taking away'', 1840's; Bill of lading, ''One Butt of Sherry cased'' (500 litres), 1860, Cadiz to London; another Bill of Lading 1855, rice and grain from River Houghly (India), to Mauritius; Apprenticeship Indenture for a seaman age 16, a native of Drogheda, Ireland, apprenticed to a Sunderland shipowner, 1845, five years at ?5 p/a rising to ?8 if he ''behaves himself to the satisfaction of his master''; Keel Dues and Beer and Bread Money, Agents bill for the ship ''Polly of London'', 1825, listing the extraordinary variety of charges incurred by sailing from London to Newcastle; plus one other (6)

Lot 7213 – Sale Price: £18.00

Two Victorian ''Royal Entertainment'' programmes, Windsor Castle, 1853, and Buckingham Palace, 1868, the latter with coloured gilt embossed coat of arms (2)

Lot 7215 – Sale Price: £22.00

An 1886 Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons chromolitho Ticket for laying the foundation stone, by her Majesty the Queen, New Examination Hall, Thames Embankment, March 24th 1886, approx size 21.5 x 29.5cm

Lot 7219 – Sale Price: £50.00

An official Coronation of King Edward VII and Queen Alexandra Invitation Ticket, Westminster Abbey, 26th June 1902, the recipient a Mr J.K. Brougham with his name in ink, signed in facsimile by the Earl Marshal and with his blindstamp, engraved and printed by George W. Eve, approx 21 x 26cm

Lot 7220 – Sale Price: £30.00

A group of three Sandringham menus, 1893, each noted in reverse in ink with list of those present, headed by Prince/Princess of Wales (later Edward VII), approx 13 x 8.5cm and 16 x 10.5cm (3)

Lot 7221 – Sale Price: £25.00

An 1889 Garden Party Ticket, Marlborough House, to meet Queen Victoria and the Shah of Persia, made out to Staff Captain W.B. Goldsmith, approx size 12 x 18.5cm

Lot 7222 – Sale Price: £55.00

Allan Fea: 'Memoirs of The Martyr King', London, John Lane The Bodley Head, 1905, limited edition, (294/400), signed and numbered, profusely illustrated with full page plates comprising portraits, topographical and architectural views, relics etc, large 4to, original decorative full calf gilt, later rebacked, top edge gilt, Henry Sotheran & Co ticket to front pastedown

Lot 7223 – Sale Price: £60.00

Barnabas Brisson, Jo. Gottlieb Heineccius & J.H. Bohmer: 'De verborum quae ad ius civile pertinent significatione...Prodit opera studioque Io. Gottliebii HEINECCII...Praemissa praefatione nova De interpretationis grammaticae in iure civili fatis et vario usu nec non huius novae editionis praerogativis Iusti Henningi B?HMERI.', Halae Magdeburgicae [Halle], Impensis Orphanotrophei, 1743, 2 volumes in 1, legal dictionary/encyclopaedia, vol 1 [12],xxxxviii,760pp; vol. 2 763-1436pp, title printed in red and black, lacks engraved frontispiece, printed and manuscript presentation leaf preceding title page ''Gymnasii Trajectini Curatores'', manuscript dated February 1772, presumably a school/university prize presentation, to a ''Frederico Henrico Hahn'', with 9 signatures of professors beneath, and printed coats of arms of the city of Utrecht above, folio, contemporary dutch vellum prize binding, gilt decorated and with gilt stamped arms of the city of Utrecht as centre ornament to upper and lower boards

Lot 7225 – Sale Price: £65.00

'The Holy Bible...', London, printed by Charles Bill, and the Executrix of Thomas Newcomb, 1706, separate printed title pages for The New Testament and The Whole Book of Psalms (this with Company of Stationers imprint dated 1706), quarto, contemporary calf (very worn)

Lot 7226 – Sale Price: £160.00 (inc)

'Baskett Bible and Book of Common Prayer and Apocrypha', Oxford, John Baskett, 1733, engraved portrait frontis, Book of Common Prayer printed title page, Holy Bible added engraved title page and separate printed title page, extra illustrated copy with a set of 52 full page engraved plates bound in, these plates with an entry in the British Library catalogue titled 'The Historical part of the Holy bible or The Old Testament and New Testament exactly and compleatly describ'd in above two hundred historical cuts curiously engraven from designs of ye best masters', these plates contemporary to the date of the bible, four individual illustrations to a plate, 4to, rebound calf (not recent), some leaves trimmed, provenance Newbold Pacey Hall, Warwickshire.

Lot 7227 – Sale Price: £55.00 (inc)

Catholic Church, 'vespers: or, The Evening Office of the Church, in Latin and English, according to the Roman Breviary', London, Keating, 1812, 9th edition, xii, 359 [1]pp, 12mo, contemporary crimson morocco gilt, spine gilt in compartments, all edges gilt, ownership signature or Margaret Bedingfield, 1826, possibly of Oxburgh Hall, Norfolk

Lot 7229 – Sale Price: £40.00

Temple Stanyan: 'The Grecian History' from the original of Greece to the death of Philip of Macedon, two volumes, 1776, engraved folding map, frontis and 11 plates to volume one, contemporary calf, spines gilt in compartments (2)

Lot 7230 – Sale Price: £170.00

A collection of ancient history, classical civilizations, ancient Egypt, Greece and Rome related works, including Capt. J.W. Watkins: 'Popular History of Egypt', London, James Hagger, [1886], 768,176pp, 29 steel engraved plates as called for, plus strip map of Nile but lacking large folding map of Egypt, old half calf, spine gilt in compartments; William Smith: 'A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities', 1882, 1293pp, old calf gilt (worn); Edward Gibbon: 'The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire', Jones & Co, 1826-1828, 12 volumes in 4, 4 added engraved title pages, engraved portrait + 3 folding engraved maps, uniform 20th Century paper covered boards, typed labels to spines; Philip Smith: 'An Ancient History, from the Earliest Records to the Fall of the Western Empire', 1868, 3 volumes, 21 maps and plans (some folding) as called for, uniform contemporary half calf gilt (worn); plus 'Works of Flavius Josephus', translated W. Whiston, 1846 Virtue edition, old half calf, plus an 1850 Halifax published edition, original cloth, rebacked retaining original backstrip; plus 2 others (13)

Lot 7231 – Sale Price: £130.00

Richard Hooker: 'Of The Lawes of Ecclesiastical Politie. Eight Bookes', London, Andrew Cook, 1662, engraved portrait frontis and added engraved allegorical title page as called for, containing the eight books complete, folio, contemporary calf worn, later EP's; together with Roger North: 'The Life of the Honourable Sir Dudley North, Knt., Commissioner of the customs, and afterwards of the Tresury to his Majesty King Charles the Second', London, John Whiston, 1744, 1st edition, engraved port. frontis, 4to, contemporary calf (rubbed and worn) (2)

Lot 7232 – Sale Price: £38.00

Eustache Le Noble: 'Dialogue entre le diable boiteux et la diable borgne', Amsterdam, 1708, 6 parts in 1 volume, each with separate printed title page, pts 1 & 2 with engraved frontispieces, old calf worn, Walton & Cotton: 'The Complete Angler'. Chiswick, Tegg, 1826, 2 volumes in 1, 2 engraved portraits, 2 engraved vignette titles and vignettes as called for, old half calf, re backed retaining backstrip, later calf gilt label to spine (2)

Lot 7233 – Sale Price: £45.00

James Boswell: 'The Life of Samuel Johnson', London, Navarre Society, 1924, limited edition, (2000), 3 volumes, numerous plates as called for, rebound three quarter morocco gilt (spines faded), by Ramage of London, marbled paper covered boards, top edges gilt (3)

Lot 7235 – Sale Price: £300.00 (inc)

Abraham Cowley: 'Poems: viz. I. Miscellanies. II. The Mistress, or, Love verses. III. Pindarique Odes. And IV. Davideis, or, a Sacred poem of the troubles of David', London, Humphrey Moseley, 1656, 1st edition, folio, contemporary calf, rebacked (not recent), top board detached (but present), armorial bookplate of Duke of Beaufort to front pastedown

Lot 7236 – Sale Price: £60.00

William Makepeace Thackeray, 2 titles: 'The Virginians', Bradbury & Evans, 1858-59, 1st edition, 2 volumes, 'The Newcomes', Bradbury & Evans, 1855, 2 volumes, each with engraved frontispieces, added engraved title pages and engraved plates throughout, each old half calf gilt (worn); plus Henry Fielding: 'Tom Jones', 1889, 2 volumes, George Cruikshank engraved ills., and Smollett: 'Roderick Random', 1816, 2 volumes, each old half calf gilt (worn) (8)

Lot 7237 – Sale Price: £60.00

Charles Dickens (edited): 'Household Words', 1885-1888, 1890-91, 1894-1898, volumes 8, 10-12, 14, 19, 21, 26-27, 29-34, 15 volumes, 4to, uniform original decorative cloth gilt, plus Charles Dickens: 'The Old Curiosity Shop' & 'Our Mutual Friend', bound together in one volume, and 'Barnaby Rudge' & 'Nicholas Nickleby', bound together in one volume, each engraved illustrations in text, uniform old half calf gilt (17)

Lot 7238 – Sale Price: £60.00

Robert Louis Stevenson: 'Works', London, Heinemann, ''Tusitala Edition'', 35 vols, 1924, 1st editions and 2nd/3rd impressions, folding maps, uniform original cloth gilt (35)

Lot 7239 – Sale Price: £20.00

J.M.W. Turner, Georg Cruikshank et al (illustrated): 'Landscape - Historical Illustrations of Scotland, and The Waverley Novels', Fisher, 1836 - 1838, two volumes, 104 engraved plates including the Scarcer Cruikshank comic engravings, contemporary half calf gilt (2)

Lot 7240 – Sale Price: £65.00

George Newnes (edited): 'The Strand Magazine', 9 assorted volumes Jan.1901-Dec.1906, comprising vols 21-24, 26-28, 30 & 32, various Arthur Conan Doyle contributions, including complete 'Return of Sherlock Holmes' stories in volumes 26-28, Sidney Paget illustrations, uniform original publishers pictorial cloth gilt (worn), all edges gilt (9)

Lot 7241 – Sale Price: £50.00

Jane Austen: 'Works - Sense and Sensibility; Pride and Prejudice; Mansfield Park; Emma; Northanger Abbey; Persuasion; Shorter Works', Folio Society, 1989, 7 volumes, each with wood engraved illustrations by Joan Hassall, each original quarter cloth gilt, decorative paper covered boards, original slip case gilt, plus J.E. Austen-Leigh: 'A Memoir of Jane Austen', Folio Society, 1989, 2nd impression, original cloth, slip case (8)

Lot 7242 – Sale Price: £50.00

Jane Austen: 'The Adelphi Edition of the Works of Jane Austen', London, Martin Secker, 1923, 1st thus, 7 volumes, uniform original cloth gilt, decorated light blue cloth, spines with varying degrees of fading (7)

Lot 7243 – Sale Price: £75.00

Jane Austen: 'Pride and Prejudice' New York, Doran, 1945, illustrations by Robert Ball, no. 365 of 1000, signed by Ball, original decorative cloth gilt, top edge gilt

Lot 7244 – Sale Price: £1,100.00

Jane Austen: 'The Works of Jane Austen: Sense and Sensibility; Pride and Prejudice; Mansfield Park; Emma; Persuasion & Northanger Abbey', introductions by Austin Dobson, 6 volumes in 5, ''Peacock Series'', London, Macmillan, 1897-98, 5 tissue guarded frontispieces and 195 full page illustrations by Hugh Thomson and Charles E. Brock as called for, Mansfield Park and Northanger Abbey & Persuasion first Macmillan editions of 1897, Sense & Sensibility and Pride & Prejudice first Macmillan edition reprints of 1897, Emma second Macmillan edition reprint of 1898, uniform original red ''cloth elegant'' decorated in gilt, the upper covers and spines with elaborate Art Nouveau floral designs by Albert Angus Turbayne (1866-1940), one of the most distinguished figures of Victorian book design, endpapers with peacock design in yellow, all edges gilt, all housed together in the original publishers red cloth covered lidded wooden box (battered and worn, lid with 2 tape repairs and waterstaining, but a very scarce survivor nonetheless), the inside lid of the box with 3 labels affixed stating that the books were given as a wedding present, this believed to be near contemporary to the date of publishing in October 1898. Generally in clean, tight, VG condition externally and internally, each volume with small, neat ''M.H.Browne'' or ''M.H.B.'' ownership signatures to verso of frontis or half title at head of page, bindings square, gilt generally bright, very slightly rubbed to boards/spines, corners minimally bumped/cloth worn, red cloth spines bright, not faded, top wrap of Mansfield Park dust wrapper worn with closed tears (but unusually still present owing to rarity of surviving wrappers). A wonderful set of Jane Austen's novels in the ''Peacock Series'', in the original ''cloth elegant'' designed by A.A. Turbayne

Lot 7245 – Sale Price: £38.00

Charlotte, Emily & Anne Bronte: 'The Complete Novels - Jane Eyre; Agnes Grey; Wuthering Heights; The Tenant of Wildfell Hall; Shirley; Villette; The Professor', Folio Society, 1993, 7 volumes, each with wood engraved illustrations, all printed on Coronet wove paper and bound in original green moire silk gilt (spines faded), matching original green moire silk gilt slip case (7)

Lot 7246 – Sale Price: £130.00

Folio Society, collection of 34 volumes, including J.R.R. Tolkien: 'The Hobbit'; A.A. Milne: 'The Complete Winnie the Pooh', 3 volumes, in original shrink wrap; Virginia Woolf: 'To The Lighthouse'; Stella Gibbons: 'Cold Comfort Farm'; Thomas Hardy, 7 volumes; Anthony Trollope, 4 volumes; Hemingway: 'Short Stories'; Rhys: 'Wide Sargasso Sea'; John Keats; Marlowe: 'Doctor Faustus, etc etc (34)

Lot 7247 – Sale Price: £65.00

Henry James: 'Transatlantic Sketches', Boston, James R. Osgood & Co., 1875, 1st edition, 401pp, original publisher's green cloth, gilt titles to spine, J.R. Osgood & Co publisher at foot of spine, cloth slightly rubbed and with some general wear to boards, otherwise internally clean. First edition of the author's second book, published just three months after his first

Lot 7248 – Sale Price: £30.00

Marmaduke Pickthall, two titles: 'The Myopes', London, John Murray, 1907, 1st edition, 'Veiled Women', London, Eveleigh Nash, 1913, 1st edition, each original cloth gilt (2)

Lot 7251 – Sale Price: £40.00 (inc)

Three early mystery novels, comprising Adelbert Chamisso: 'Peter Schlemihl or the Shadowless Man', illustrated Philip Burne-Jones, London, George Allen, original pictorial cloth gilt; Richard March: 'The Beetle, a Mystery', London, T. Fisher Unwin, 1927 reprint, original cloth; Arthur Morrison: 'Chronicles of Martin Hewitt - Being the Second Series of Martin Hewitt Investigator', Ward Lock, [1895], original pictorial cloth gilt (3)

Lot 7252 – Sale Price: £300.00

Joseph Conrad: 'Within the Tides. Tales.', Garden City, N.Y. & Toronto: Doubleday, Page & Co., 1921, The Deep Sea Edition, inscribed by Conrad on FFEP ''D.W.R. from J.C.'', the recipient, Douglas Whitehead Reed (1883-1930), qualified as a radioligist and surgeon in 1909. He was both senior surgeon at the Kent and Canterbury Hospital and St. George's House, a nursing home in Canterbury. During the early 1920s he attended to the problems with Jessie Conrad's leg. Original blue limp morocco, titles and ship design to spine upper cover gilt, pictorial endpapers, top edge gilt, with the dust jacket. Within the Tides was originally published in 1915. From the library of Conrad collector Stanley J. Seeger, with his bookplate verso of FFEP

Lot 7253 – Sale Price: £35.00

John Steinbeck: 'The Grapes of Wrath', London, Heinemann, 1939, 1st UK edition, original cloth gilt, plus 2 others similar (3)

Lot 7254 – Sale Price: £140.00

Virginia Woolf, 6 titles: All published The Hogarth Press, 'Orlando', 1928, 1st edition, original cloth gilt, 'The Death of the Moth', 1942, 1st edition, original cloth gilt, 'The Captain's Death Bed and other essays', 1950, 1st edition, original cloth gilt, dust wrapper, 'Contemporary Writers', 1965, 1st edition, original cloth dust wrapper, plus Leonard Woolf: 'Sowing - Begining Again - Downhill all the Way', 1960 1st edition, 1978 6th impression, 1967 1st edition, vols 1st edition, vols 1, 3 & 4 of his autobiography, all original cloth gilt, all in dust wrappers (9)

Lot 7255 – Sale Price: £95.00

Nancy Brysson Morrison, 6 titles, all original cloth, all in dust wrappers, 4 of which UK 1st editions published by The Hogarth Press: 'The Winnowing Years', 1949, signed and inscribed, 'The Hidden Fairing', 1951, signed and inscribed, 'The Following Wind', 1954, 'The Other Traveller', 1957, plus Collins 1950 8th impression of 'The Gowk Storm', signed to title page and further signed and inscribed to FFEP, and a New York Vanguard Press 1969 copy of 'Haworth Harvest - The Story of the Brontes', signed to title page and further signed and inscribed to FFEP, plus two other published Hogarth Press (8)

Lot 7256 – Sale Price: £22.00

Saul Bellow, five UK 1st editions, comprising: 'Herzog', Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1964; 'Mr Sammler's Planet', 1970; 'Humboldt's Gift', Alison Press/Secker & Warburg, 1975; 'The Dean's December', Alison Press/Secker & Warburg, 1982; 'Him with His Foot in His Mouth and Other Stories', Alison Press/Secker & Warburg, 1984; plus 'To Jerusalem and Back', New York, Viking Press, 1976, 1st edition, all original cloth, all in dust wrappers (6)

Lot 7257 – Sale Price: £30.00

Saul Bellow, three UK 1st editions published Weidenfeld and Nicholson, all original cloth, all in dus twrapppers: 'Seize the Day', 1957, 'Henderson the Rain King', 1959, 'Mr Sammler's Planet', 1970, all in dust wrappers with price intact (3)

Lot 7258 – Sale Price: £22.00

Vladmir Nabokov, 9 novels, all UK editions, all in dust wrappers including: 'Glory', London, Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1972, 1st UK edition, plus 'Ada', 'Despair', 'Bend Sinister', 'Pale Fire', 'Invitation to a Beheading', 'The Defence', 'The Real Life of Sebastian Knight', etc, all later impressions/ new editions, all published Weidenfeld & Nicholson (9)

Lot 7259 – Sale Price: £100.00

Zhores & Roy Medvedev, 5 titles on the U.S.S.R, mainly signed and containing autograph letters etc including 'The Medvedev Papers', Macmillan, 1971, 1st edition, Zhores Medvedev autograph letter signed, autograph note signed and two typed letters signed loosely inserted, original cloth, 'Kruschev The Years in Power', N.Y, 1976, 2nd impression, Z Medvedev, signed and inscribed and ALS and TLS loosely inserted, original cloth, d/w, 'The October Revolution', 1979, 1st UK edition, 'Andropov', 1983, 1st edition, Z Medvedev signed, and inscribed, and ALS and typed letter loosely inserted, 'Gorbachev', 1986, 1st edition, signed and inscribed and autograph postcard signed loosely inserted, Zhores Medvedev was a Russian scientist, historian and dissident who provided measured and powerful critiques of the Soviet Union (5)

Lot 7260 – Sale Price: £75.00

John le Carre: 'Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy', London, Hodder & Stoughton, 1974, 1st edition, original cloth gilt, dust wrapper (slightly worn at extremities, not price clipped). The first volume of le Carre's brilliant George Smiley The Quest for Karla trilogy, adapted into a television series and a film, a staple of the spy fiction genre

Lot 7261 – Sale Price: £190.00

A collection of Ian Fleming James Bond novels, including: 'You Only Live Twice', London, Cape, 1964, 1st edition, original cloth, dust wrapper, 'The Man with the Golden Gun', London, Cape, 1965, 1st edition, original cloth, dust wrapper, plus 'Dr No.', 1958, 3rd impression and 'The Spy Who Loved Me', 1964, 6th impression, each original cloth, each in dust wrapper, plus a paperback 1962 1st edition of 'For Your Eyes Only', original wraps, 'You Only Live Twice', 1964 book club edition in wrapper, nine various pan paperback reprints, each original wraps (15)

Lot 7262 – Sale Price: £35.00

A small collection of Graham Greene novels and related, including 'Our Man in Havana', Heinemann, 1958, 1st edition in dust wrapper, plus another 1st without wrapper, plus 1sts in wrappers 'A Sort of Life', 1971, 'The Honorary Consul', 1973, 'The Human Factor', 1978, 'The Tenth Man', 1985, 'The Captain and The Enemy', 1988, plus the play 'The Potting Shed', 1958, 1st in wrapper, plus some collected editions and related (13)

Lot 7265 – Sale Price: £160.00

Charmian Clift, four UK 1st editions, all original cloth, all in dust wrappers, comprising: 'Walk to the Paradise Gardens', Hutchison, 1960, 'Mermaid Singing', Michael Joseph, 1958, 'Peel Me a Lotus', Hutchinson, 1959, 'Honour's Mimic', Hutchinson, 1964, all written on the Greek Islands of Kalymnos & Hydra, plus 'The Big Chariot', by Clift and her husband George Johnston, Faber, 1958, 1st edition, original cloth, dust wrapper. On 8th July 1969, the eve of publication of Johnston's novel 'Clean Straw for Nothing', Clift committed suicide, by taking an overdose of barbiturates in Mosman, a Sydney suburb. It has been suggested by academics as likely that the impending publication of Johnston's novel, which Clift knew would lay bare her infidelities whilst on the island of Hydra, prompted her suicide. Scarce first editions, all in unclipped dust wrappers (5)

Lot 7267 – Sale Price: £65.00

A small collection of travel literature and related including Robert Byron: 'The Road to Oxiana', John Lehmann, 1950, original cloth, dust wrapper, Mark Twain: 'A Tramp Aboard', 1880, 1st UK edition, original pictorial cloth gilt, plus Patrick Leigh Fermor, E.M. Forster & Bruce Chatwin (9)

Lot 7269 – Sale Price: £42.00

Lawrence Durrell, 7 UK 1st editions, all original cloth, all in dust wrappers; 'Bitter Lemons', 1957, 'Mountolive', 1958, 'Clea', 1960, 'Tunc', 1968, 'Nunquam', 1970, 'On Seeming to Presume', 1968, 'Spirit of Place: Letters & Essays on Travel', 1969 (7)

Lot 7270 – Sale Price: £400.00

R.K. Narayan, 7 titles: 'Next Sunday', Mysore, 1955, 1st edition, signed and inscribed, original wraps, plus 6 1sts/ UK 1sts, all original cloth, all in wrappers, including 'Waiting for the Mahatma', 1955, 'The Man-eater of Malgudi', 1962, 'The Sweet-vendor', 1967, plus 3 others; plus R Prawer-Jhabvala, 2 1sts in wrappers (9)

Lot 7271 – Sale Price: £120.00

George Ewart Evans, collection of 14 titles, eleven 1st editions (of which 3 signed/signed and inscribed), three 2nd edition/reprints, includes 'Ask the Fellows who Cut the Hay', 1952, 2nd edition, 'The Horse in the Furrow', 1960, 1st edition, 'Acky', 1973, 1st, signed and inscribed, 'Horse Power & Magic', 1979, 1st, signed, 'The Strength of the Hills', 1979, 1st, signed, etc, each original cloth, all in dust wrappers barring 'Welsh Short Stories' (14)

Lot 7272 – Sale Price: £240.00

Henry Williamson, 'Flax of Dream' tetralogy, complete in the four signed limited edition volumes, comprising: 'The Beautiful Years', London, Faber, 1929, signed and numbered to limitation page (96/200); 'Dandelion Days', Faber, 1930, signed and numbered to limitation page (186/200); 'The Dream of Fair Women', Faber, 1931, signed and numbered to limitation page (141/200); 'The Pathway', Jonathan Cape, 1931, signed and numbered to limitation page (21/200), all generally VGC in the original blue, yellow, red and green cloth gilt respectively, book 1 top corner slightly bumped, books 1,3,4 spines slightly faded, all top edges gilt, others uncut. A very nice scarce four volume signed limited edition set of the authors story of the life of William Beare Maddison - always known as Willie (4)

Lot 7274 – Sale Price: £170.00

Henry Williamson and related, 6 limited edition titles, mainly signed, comprising: 'The Labouring Life', Cape, 1932, limited edition of 122 copies, of which 118 for sale, this copy signed and numbered 20, photogravure frontis, map end papers, original quarter vellum gilt, original acetate dust wrapper with paper inside flaps, top edge gilt, others uncut; 'The Village Book', Cape, 1930, limited edition (361/504), signed and numbered, photogravure frontis, original quarter vellum gilt, top edge gilt, others uncut; 'The Ackymals', Windsor Press, 1929, limited edition (164/225), signed verso title page and numbered, original cloth backed decorative paper covered boards, slipcase (worn); Herbert Faulkner West: 'The Dreamer of Devon, An Essay on Henry Williamson', Ulysses Press, 1932, limited edition, one of 250 copies, signed and inscribed by author to FFEP, original quarter cloth; 'The Scandaroon', ill. Ken Lilly, 1972, limited edition (51/250), numbered and signed, original pictorial leather gilt, all edges gilt, slipcase; 'The Mistress of Vision by Francis Thompson', 1966, limited edition (226/500), ''Now Reprinted with...an essay on Francis Thompson by Henry Williamson'', original cloth gilt, glassine dust wrapper (6)

Lot 7276 – Sale Price: £240.00

George Ewart Evans, collection 20 titles, mainly 1st editions, several signed/with autograph letters, including: 'The Voices of the Children', Cardiff, Penmark Press, 1947, 1st edition, signed and inscribed to front pastedown, original cloth, dust wrapper, 'Ask the Fellows who Cut the Hay', Faber, 1956, 1st edition, ills. by Thomas Bewick, original cloth, dust wrapper (wrapper laminated to boards), 'The Horse in the Furrow', ill. C.E. Tunnicliffe, Faber, 1960, 1st edition, original cloth, dust wrapper, 'The Pattern Under the Plough', ill. David Gentleman, Faber, 1966, 1st edition, George Ewart Evans double sided autograph letter signed to a J. Ewart (possibly his brother?), addressed from 19 The Street, Brooke, Norfolk, 1983, loosely inserted, plus J.E. Davies pictorial bookplates to front pastedown and front end paper, the former signed George Ewart evans, the latter signed David Gentleman, original cloth, dust wrapper, 'The Farm and the Village', Faber, 1969, 1st edition in wrapper, 'Where Beards Wag All', illustrated David Gentleman, Faber, 1970, 1st edition, George Ewart Evans 2 page ALS to a Mr Davies, addressed from Brooke, Norfolk, 1981, tipped in at front, 2 J.E. Davies bookplates signed by George Ewart Evans and David Gentleman respectively, original cloth, dust wrapper, 'Tools of Their Trades', New York, 1971, 1st US edition, original cloth, dust wrapper, 'The Leaping Hare', Faber, 1972, 1st edition, George Ewart Evans double sided ALS to J. Ewart, addressed from Brooke, Norfolk, 1983, loosely inserted, J.E. Davies bookplate to front paste down signed George Ewart Evans, original cloth, dust wrapper, 'The Days That We Have Seen', 1975, UK 1st edition in wrapper, 'Let Dogs Delight', 1975, UK 1st edition in wrapper, 'From Mouths of Men', 1976, UK 1st in wrapper, 'Horse Power & Magic', 1979 UK 1st in wrapper, 'The Strength of the Hills', ill. D Gentleman, 1983 UK 1st in wrapper, George Ewart Evans ALS to J. Ewart, addressed from Brooke, 1983, loosely inserted together with 3 colour photographs in tipped in envelope at front, J.E. Davies bookplate to front paste down signed by George Ewart Evans and David Gentleman, piece of card attached beneath further signed and inscribed by George Ewart Evans, plus 7 others by or related to him (20)

Lot 7278 – Sale Price: £160.00

Adrian Bell, 2 titles: 'Seasons', Centaur Press, 1934, limited edition, one of only 25 copies printed on Japon Vellum paper, signed by Adrian Bell to final leaf of text and numbered 10 to limitation page, full page illustration by Celia Buckmaster, original japanese vellum wraps, 'Poems', London, Centaur Press for Cobden-Sanderson, 1935, limited edition, one of 30 copies only, signed to limitation page, unnumbered, out of series, original cloth gilt, top edge gilt, others uncut (2)

Lot 7279 – Sale Price: £300.00

Adrian Bell, a collection of 33 titles, including nearly all published by him, plus some biographies, collections of short stories by countryside writers including Bell etc: 'Men and the Fields', illustrated John Nash, London, Batsford, 1939, 1st edition, 8 coloured litho plates by Nash as called for, original cloth gilt, pictorial dust wrapper by John Nash; 'Corduroy; Silvery Ley; The Cherry Tree', illustrated Harry Becker, London, Country Book Club, 1951, de luxe illustrated edition, 3 volumes, colour & black & white plates throughout as called for, uniform original cloth, dust wrappers, Bell's classic rural trilogy; 'Silver Ley', Cobden-Sanderson, 1931, 1st edition, signed and inscribed by Bell to FFEP, original cloth, dust wrapper by Clifford Webb, authors 2nd book; 'The Cherry Tree', 1932, 1st edition, original cloth, dust wrapper by Clifford Webb (with part loss at head of spine); 'Folly Field', 1933, 1st edition, original cloth, dust wrapper by Clifford Webb (with neat tape repair/reinforcement to spine); 'The Balcony', 1934, 1st edition, original cloth gilt, dust wrapper (by John Nash); 'The Open Air an Anthology of English Country Life', 1936, 1st edition, original cloth, dust wrapper; 'By-Road', 1949, 3rd impression, original cloth, dust wrapper; 'The Shepherd's Farm', 1939, 1st edition, original cloth, dust wrapper by Clifford Webb (with some small part losses); 'Apple Acre', 1947 reprint, original cloth; 'Sunrise to Sunset', 1944, 1st edition, original cloth, dust wrapper; 'The Budding Morrow', 1946, 1st edition, original cloth, dust wrapper by Asgeir Scott; 'The Black donkey', 1949, 1st edition, original cloth, dust wrapper; 'The Flower & The Wheel', 1949, 1st edition, original cloth, dust wrapper (with some small part losses); 'The Path by the Window', 1952, 1st edition, original cloth, dust wrapper; 'Music in the Morning', 1954, 1st edition, original cloth, dust wrapper; 'A Young Man's Fancy', 1955, 1st edition in wrapper; 'A Suffolk Harvest', 1956 1st edition in wrapper; 'The Mill House', 1958 1st in wrapper; 'My Own Master', 1961 1st in wrapper; 'A Street in Suffolk', 1964 1st in wrapper; 'A Countryman's Notebook', Ipswich, Boydell Press, 1975, 1st edition in wrapper; 'The Green Bond', Boydell Press, 1976 1st in wrapper, Adrian Bell autograph postcard signed loosely inserted; plus proof copy of 'Music in the Morning', 1st Reynolds Stone illustrated edition of 'The Open Air', 1949, in wrapper, 'Countryside Mood; Countryside Character; Country Company', 1945, 1946, 1949, 1st editions, 3 volumes, all original cloth, all in dust wrappers, contributions from Adrian Bell, J. Wentworth Day, Henry Williamson, A.G. Street, H.J. Massingham etc, plus 3 others. Adrian Bell came to Suffolk from London in 1920. He was first a farm pupil and then a farmer and lived in various parts of the County for the next 60 years until his death in September 1980. During that time he wrote 25 books, most of which were based on his life and work in Suffolk. His work on farms included the rebuilding of a near-derelict 89-acre (36 ha) smallholding at Redisham, near Beccles. His first book, Corduroy, published in 1930, vividly describes his early years on the land when farming depended on the horse to do what man could not. He also contributed many articles to various magazines and for 30 years his 'Countryman's Notebook' was a feature of the Eastern Daily Press, he was also the first 'setter' of the Times crossword and is credited with help develop its cryptic style. (33)

Lot 7280 – Sale Price: £40.00

Michael Home [i.e. Christopher Bush, of Great Hockham, Norfolk], 3 titles: 'The Strange Prisoner', 1947, 'The Cypress Road', 1945, 'The Auber File', all first editions, all published Methuen, all original cloth, all in dust wrappers (3)

Lot 7281 – Sale Price: £440.00 (inc)

A collection of 32 assorted Agatha Christie books, of which several first editions(32), including:

'They Came to Baghdad', 1951, 1st edition, no wrapper; '4.50 From Paddington', 1957, 1st, no wrapper; 'Destination Unknown', 1954, 1st, no wrapper; 'Murder is Announced', 1950, 1st, no wrapper; 'Mirror Crack'd', 1962, 1st, no wrapper; 'Murder in the Mews', Odhams, 1937, 1st thus, no wrapper; 'Hound of Death', Odhams, 1933, 1st edition, no wrapper; 'Endless Night', 1967, 1st, dust wrapper; 'Third Girl', 1966, 1st, dust wrapper; 'Hallowe'en Party', 1969, 1st, dust wrapper; 'Sleeping Murder', 1976, 1st, dust wrapper; Nemesis', 1971, 1st, dust wrapper; 'Elephants Can Remember', 1972, 1st, dust wrapper; 'They do it with Mirrors', 1952, 1st, dust wrapper; 'A Caribbean Mystery', 1964, 1st, dust wrapper; 'Passenger to Frankfurt', 1970, 1st, dust wrapper; 'Postern of Fate', 1973, 1st, dust wrapper; 'By the Pricking of my Thumbs', 1968, 1st, dust wrapper; 'Curtain, Poirot's Last Case', 1975, 1st, dust wrapper
etc etc

Lot 7282 – Sale Price: £220.00

Josephine Tey [i.e Elizabeth Mackintosh], four titles, all published Peter Davies, all original cloth gilt, all in dust wrapper: 'Miss Pym Disposes', 1946, 1st edition (dust wrapper worn with larged closed tear and some small part losses, price intact) the rare second novel by the acclaimed mystery and crime writer, 'The Singing Sands', 1952, 1st edition, VGC copy in generally VGC wrapper, price intact, 'A Shilling for Candles', 1953, 2nd printing, 'The Man in the Queue', 1953, 2nd printing (4)

Lot 7283 – Sale Price: £100.00

John Dickson Carr, 14 mainly historical mystery novels, of which 9 1st UK/ US editions, all original cloth, all in dust wrappers, including 'Scandal at High Chimneys', London, Hamish Hamilton, 1959, 'In Spite of Thunder', New York, Harper, 1960, 'The Witch of the Low-Tide', London, Hamish Hamilton, 1961, 'The Demoniacs', L, Hamish, 1962, 'The House at Satan's Elbow', L, Hamish, 1965, etc plus 5 reprints/ new editions, all in wrappers (14)

Lot 7283A – Sale Price: £100.00

A collection of 25 crime and detective fiction novels, including N.E. Davies: 'Doctor Cockaigne', 1930, 1st edition, original cloth, dust wrapper (a/f, worn and repaired), Richard Rayner: 'Darling Daughter', 1951, 1st edition, original cloth, dust wrapper (with part loss), plust 1st editions in wrappers, mainly Collins Crime Club Choice, by Joan Fleming (3), Laurence Meynell (4), Val Gielgud (6), plus 10 others (25)

Lot 7284 – Sale Price: £100.00

James Hadley Chase: [ie Rene Lodge Brabazon Raymond] collection of 18 novels, 16 of which 1st editions, including: 'Eve', London, Jarrolds [1945], 1st edition, signed and inscribed and dated 13/9/45, original cloth, 'You're Lonely When You're Dead', London, Robert Hale, 1949, 1st edition, signed and inscribed, original cloth, plus 14 other UK 1st editions, all published Robert Hale, all original cloth, all in dust wrappers, including: 'Not Safe to be Free', 1958, 'Come Easy - Go Easy', 1960, 'Tell it to the Birds', 1963, 'The Soft Centre', 1964, 'The Way the Cookie Crumbles', 1965, etc, plus two reprints and five paperbacks, Hadley Chase has been hailed as 'the thriller maestro of the generation', and to date 50 of his books have been made into films (23)

Lot 7286 – Sale Price: £270.00

A collection of approximately 60 modern 1st editions etc. including Ernest Hemingway: 'A Moveable Feast', Cape, 1964, 1st edition, John Wyndham: 'Consider Her Ways & Others', Michael Joseph, 1961, 1st edition dust wrapper, John Le Carre: 'A Small Town in Germany', Heineman, 1968, 1st edition in wrapper, Daphne Du Maurier: 'Hungry Hill', Gollancz, 1943, 1st edition in wrapper, Norman Mailer: 'An American Dream', Deutsch, 1965, 1st edition in wrapper, Jack Higgins: 'The Eagle Has Flown', Chapmans, 1991, signed 1st edition in wrapper, plus others Iris Murdoch, Angus Wilson, John Fowles, Compton Mackenzie, Len Deighton, Ian McEwan, John Pudney, etc. plus some other signed etc.

Lot 7288 – Sale Price: £65.00

A collection of 30 modern 1st editions etc. all original cloth, all in dust wrappers, including Bernice Rubens, two titles: 'Set on Edge', and 'Madame Sousatzka', both London, E&S, 1960 and 1962, 1st editions, authors first and second novels, Hugh McGraw: 'The Man in Control', Arthur Barker, 1953, 1st editions, Jocelyn Brooke, three titles 'The Military Orchid', 1948, 1st edition. 'The Goose Cathedral', 1950, 1st edition, 'The Dog at Clambercrown', 1955, 1st edition, Edith Simon, two titles: 'The Past Masters', and 'The Sable Coat', both Cassell, 1953 and 1958, 1st editions, plus others Penelope Gilliatt, John Hearne, Balachandra Rajan, Mollie Hales, Simon Hodgson, etc. (30)

Lot 7289 – Sale Price: £120.00

A collection of 19 pre-war novels etc, mainly 1st editions, including Franz Kafka: 'America', 1938, 1st UK edition, original cloth gilt (worn), Gertrude Stein: 'Lady Church Amiably', Paris, 1930, 1st edition, (1000), original paper covered boards, Sinclair Lewis: 'Mantrap', London, Cape, 1926, 1st UK edition, original cloth, dust wrapper (generally very good condition), Ruth Manning-Sanders: 'The Crochet Woman', 1930, 1st edition, original cloth gilt, Arthur Machen: 'The Terror' 1917, 1st edition, original paper covered boards, Winston Graham: 'The Riddle of John Rowe', 1935, 1st edition, original cloth, in a later dust wrapper, worn a/f, Harris: 'Fain Would I Change' 1937, 1st edition, original cloth gilt, Peterkin: 'Black April', 1927, 1st UK edition, original cloth gilt, etc (19)

Lot 7290 – Sale Price: £45.00

Robin Maugham, a collection of 25 titles (of which 16 1st editions, 9 reprints) including 'Come to Dust' 1946, reprint signed and inscribed in dust wrapper, 'November Reef', 1962, 1st edition, signed and inscribed in dust wrapper, 'Journey to Sin', 1950, signed and inscribed, in dust wrapper, plus duplicate signed and inscribed copy of same work, without wrapper, 'The Slaves of Timbuktu, 1961, 1st in wrapper, 'The Green Shade' , 1966, 1st in wrapper, 1st editions of his autobiography 'Escape from the Shadows' H&S, 1972 and sequel 'Search for Nirvana', Allen, 1975, both in wrappers, etc (25)

Lot 7291 – Sale Price: £22.00

March Cost, a collection of 18 titles, (of which 16 1sts, two reprints) including 'The Dark Star', London, Collins, 1939, 1st edition, signed and inscribed, original cloth, dust wrapper, (laid down on card with large part losses) 'The Bespoken Mile' L. Collins, 1950, signed to title page and further inscribed to half title, original cloth, dust wrapper, 'The Oldest Wish', 1928, 1st edition, original cloth gilt, 1sts in wrappers 'The Hour Awaits', 1952, 'Invitation from Minerva', 1954, 'By the Angel, Islington', 1955, etc (18)

Lot 7292 – Sale Price: £240.00

A collection of assorted science fiction titles, all original cloth, all in dust wrappers, including Naomi Mitchison: 'Memoirs of a Spacewoman', Gollancz, 1962, 1st edition, Rohl & Kornbluth: 'The Space Merchants', 1955, 1st edition, plus E.C. Eliott: 'Kemlo & the Sky Horse', 1955, 1st edition, plus 7 other 1st editions and one reprint, plus one other (13)

Lot 7293 – Sale Price: £55.00

Charles Eric Maine [i.e. David McIlwain] two science fiction novels: 'The Mind of Mr Soames', London, Hodder, 1961, 1st edition, original cloth, dust wrapper (price intact), 'The Man who owned the World', London, Hodder, 1961, 1st edition, original cloth, dust wrapper (price intact) (2)

Lot 7294 – Sale Price: £200.00

Samuel Youd, a collection of ten UK 1st editions, all original cloth,all in dust wrappers, including science fiction works under the psuedonym John Christopher: 'The Year of the Comet', Michael Joseph, 1955, 'The Long Voyage', Eyre & Spottiswoode, 1960, 'Cloud on Silver', Hodder, 1964, etc. as Samuel Youd: 'Messages of Love', Longmans, [1961], 'The Summers at Accorn', Longmans, 1963, etc, a Anthony Rye: 'Giants Arrow', Gollancz, 1956, as Hilary Ford:'Felix Running', E&S, 1959, all in unclipped wrappers (10)

Lot 7295 – Sale Price: £280.00

George Orwell [ie Eric Arthur Blair] 4 titles: 'Animal Farm', London, Secker & Warburg, 1945, 2nd edition, August 1945, same month as 1st edition, original cloth (slight fading else very good condition) dust wrapper (some internal reinforcement, stated 2nd edition, 6s price intact), 'Nineteen Eighty-Four', London, Secker & Warburg, 1950, 4th impression, original cloth (generally very good condition) with partial dust wrapper (wrapper a/f, large part losses), 'The Lion & The Unicorn, Socialism and the English Genius', London, Secker & Warburg, 1941, 1st edition, original cloth, 'Shooting an Elephant and other Essays', London, Secker & Warburg, 1950, 1st edition, original cloth, dust wrapper (4)

Lot 7296 – Sale Price: £70.00

George Orwell [ie Eric Arthur Blair]: 'Nineteen Eighty Four', New York, Harcourt, Brace and Co, 1949, 1st US edition, stated ''first American edition'' to copyright page, original cloth

Lot 7297 – Sale Price: £30.00 (inc)

''General Staff'' [pseudonym]: 'The Writing on the Wall', London, William Heinemann, 1906, 1st edition, 4 folding maps as called for, viii,228pp, original cloth. An imaginary account of a German invasion of England in 1908, an interesting work of prophetic fiction, in many ways prescient, preface states ''The object of this work is to call the attention of the public to the absolute unpreparedness of our land forces for the tasks which they may be called upon to perform.''

Lot 7298 – Sale Price: £60.00

Albert Camus: 'The Plague', London, Hamish Hamilton, 1948, 1st UK edition, original cloth, worn and unevenly faded. Considered an existentialist classic, a stark allegory of phenomenal consciousness and the human condition, and a bestseller during the worldwide Covid-19 pandemic, the prescience of the fictional cordon sanitaire of Oran with national lockdowns giving the message of the novel newfound relevance. Originally published in Paris as 'La Peste', Camus' second novel. Together with Penelope Gilliatt: 'one by one', New York, 1965, 1st US edition, original quarter cloth, dust wrapper. The writer and film critic's first novel, about a plague in contemporary London (2)

Lot 7299 – Sale Price: £40.00

James Byron [i.e. James Guy Bramwell], three UK 1st editions, all original cloth, all in unclipped dust wrappers: 'The Unfinished Man', Chatto, 1957, 'Thou Shouldest be Living', Heinemann, 1964, 'The Olive Mill', Heinemann, 1966 (3)

Lot 7300 – Sale Price: £42.00

John Burke, six 1st editions, all original cloth, all in unclipped dust wrappers, as Jonathan Burke: 'Fear by Instalments', John Long, 1960, 'Teach Yourself Treachery', John Long, 1962, 'The Weekend Girls', 1966, 'The Twisted Tongues', John Long, 1964, as John Burke: 'The Angry Silence', H&S, 1961, 'The Suburbs of Pleasure', Secker & Warburg, 1967 (6)

Lot 7301 – Sale Price: £65.00

Chinua Achebe: 'A Man of the People', London, Heinemann, 1966, 1st edition, original cloth, dust wrapper

Lot 7302 – Sale Price: £40.00

James Purdy, nine UK 1st editions, all original cloth,all in unclipped dust wrappers, comprising his first ten works (in nine books): '63: Dream Palace', 1957, 'Malcolm', 1960, 'Colour of Darkness', 1961, 'The Nephew', 1961, 'Children is All', 1963, 'Cabot Wright Begins', 1965, 'Eustace Chisholm & the Works', 1968, 'Jeremy's Version', 1971, 'I am Elijah Thrush', 1972, plus a 1972 US 1st edition of 'I am English' in wrapper, and a 1956 New York edition of '63: 'Dream Palace' in original wrappers (11)

Lot 7304 – Sale Price: £48.00

Jacqueline Rose: 'Albertine, London, Chatto & Windus', 2001, 1st edition, signed to title page, original cloth, dust wrapper, author's first novel

Lot 7305 – Sale Price: £28.00 (inc)

H.E. Bates, autobiography in 3 volumes: 'The Vanished World; The Blossoming World; The World in Ripeness', London, Michael Joseph, 1969-1972, 1st editions, all original cloth, all in dust wrappers (3). Provenance Ian Latter

Lot 7306 – Sale Price: £110.00

Olivia Manning, The Levant Trilogy: 'The Danger Tree - The Battle Lost and Won - The Sum of Things', London, Weidenfeld & Nicholson, 1977, 1978, 1980, 1st editions, all original cloth, all in unclipped dust wrappers by David Hockney, Edward Ardizzone & Alun Hood respectively. Manning's second major semi autobiographical wartime novel sequence (3)

Lot 7307 – Sale Price: £30.00 (inc)

Allan Mallinson: 'A Close Run Thing', NY, Bantam, 2000, 1st US edition, signed, original cloth, dust wrapper. Provenance Ian Latter

Lot 7308 – Sale Price: £50.00 (inc)

Allan Mallinson, 3 titles: 'Light Dragoons, the Origins of a New Regiment', Leo Cooper, 1993, 1st edition, signed, 'Too Important for the Generals', Bantam Press, 2016, 1st edition, 'Fight to the Finish: The First World War - Month by Month', Bantam Press, 2018, 1st edition, all original cloth, dust wrappers (3). Provenance Ian Latter

Lot 7309 – Sale Price: £70.00 (inc)

Allan Mallinson, 'Matthew Hervey' Series, books 1-10, all signed UK first editions published Bantam Press, 1999-2008: 'A Close Run Thing; A Regimental Affair; A Call to Arms; Rumours of War; The Sabre's Edge; Man of War; Company of Spears; An Act of Courage; The Nizam's Daughter; Warrior', all original cloth, all in dust wrappers (10). Provenance Ian Latter

Lot 7311 – Sale Price: £70.00

Hilary Mantel: 'Bring Up the Bodies', London, Fourth Estate, 2012, 1st edition, signed to title page, original cloth, dust wrapper (fine/fine, wrapper unclipped)

Lot 7312 – Sale Price: £42.00

David Peace, The Red Riding Quartet: 'Nineteen Seventy Four; Nineteen Seventy Seven; Nineteen Eighty; Nineteen Eighty Three', London, Quercus, 2009, 1st edition thus, 1st printing, 4 volumes, original cloth, dust wrappers (4)

Lot 7313 – Sale Price: £38.00

Kiran Desai: 'Hullabaloo in the Guava Orchard', Faber, 1998, 1st edition, signed; Deborah Moggach: 'Heartbreak Hotel', Chatto & Windus, 2013, 1st edition, signed; Mark Haddon: 'The Red House', Jonathan Cape, 2012, 1st edition, signed; Alan Hollinghurst: 'The Folding Star', Chatto & Windus, 1994, 1st edition, signed; Eva Menasse: 'Vienna', Weidenfeld & Nicholson, 2006, 1st edition, signed and deicated to the translator Anthea Bell, all original cloth, dust wrappers (5)

Lot 7314 – Sale Price: £42.00

A collection of twenty four modern 1st editions, Literary biographies etc, including Bruce Chatwin; 'The Songlines', The Franklin Library, 1987, signed limited edition, original decorative leather gilt all edges gilt, Cole: 'Joseph Winter's Partronage', 1969 1st in wrapper, Pitt: 'Square Peg', 1961 1st in wrapper, 'Journals of Jean Cocteau', Museum Press, 1957 1st wrapper, Ford 'Published in Paris', 1975 1st in wrapper, plus others Williams Golding, E.M. Forster, Angela Carter etc etc

Lot 7315 – Sale Price: £48.00

A collection of 17 works of literature, poetry, plays, surrealism, modernism, etc., including Antonin Artaud: 'Collected Works', London, Calder & Boyars, 1968-74, 1st UK edition, 4 volumes, vols 1, 3 & 4 original cloth gilt, vol 4 ex library in dust wrapper, vol 2 original wraps; Jean Cocteau: 'Opium: The Diary of a Cure', London, Peter Owen, 1957, 1st thus, original cloth gilt, dust wrapper, (spine browned); Andre Masson: 'Mythologies', Paris, 1946, limited edition, (729/830), one of 550 copies on Rives paper, vignette title and 40 illustrations as called for, folio, original pictorial wraps (worn); Samuel Beckett, 2 titles: 'No's Knife', Calder & Boyars, 1967, 1st edition, original cloth gilt, 5 page typescript of Beckett's 'Not I' loosely inserted, 'Imagination Dead Imagine', 1971, 3rd printing, original pictorial wraps; 'Gambit International Theatre Review', 1970, vol. 4 No. 16, contains Beckett's 'Breath' in its first British publication, original wraps; Jean-Paul Sartre: 'Theatre', Gallimard, 1962, 32 plates as called for, original decorative gilt boards, acetate dust wrapper (worn); 'Lautremont's Maldoror', translated Alexis Lykiard, London, 1970, original boards gilt, dust wrapper (worn and soiled); plus others Claude Mauriac, Marguerite Duras, Francine Saigon, Georges Fourest, etc (17)

Lot 7316 – Sale Price: £120.00

A collection of 80 plus poetry works, short stories etc.including T.F. Powys: 'The House with the Echo', 1928, 1st edition in wrapper, 'Kindness in a Corner', 1930, 1st edition, Phoebe Pool: 'Poems of Death', 1945, 1st edtion, lithographer by Michael Ayrton, in dust wrapper, 'The Testament of Daedalus', 1962, 1st edition in wrapper, Plomer: 'Choice of Ballads', 1960, signed T.S. Eliot: 'Murder in the Cathedral', 1935, 1st edition, plus others T.S. Eliot, Seamus Heaney, John Betjeman, Geoffrey Grigson, Sitwells,

Lot 7317 – Sale Price: £160.00

A collection of 80 plus poetry works, short stories etc. including Louis Macneice, D.H. Lawrence: 'Pansies', Secker, 1929, 1st edition 'The Ship of Death', 1942, third impression; Jean Cocteau: 'Poesie Critique', Les 4 vents, 1945; Gavin Bone: 'Beowulf', 1945, 1st edition in wrapper, John Mole, two signed titles, plus others W.H. Auden, Jenny Joseph, Forrest Reid, Sitwells, Vikram Seth etc.

Lot 7318 – Sale Price: £220.00

Three boxes of mainly plays, some poetry etc., including Louis Macneice: 'The Mad Islands', 1964, 1st edition in wrapper; Ludovic Kennedy: 'Murder Story', 1956, 1st edition in wrapper, Arthur Miller: 'The Crucible', 1956, 1st edition in wrapper, Henry Miller: 'The Wisdom of the Heart', 1947, 1st edition, plus others Ronald Duncan, D.H. Lawrence, Jan de Hartog, Eugene O'Neill, Lennox Robinson, Boris Pasternak etc.

Lot 7319 – Sale Price: £50.00

Two boxes of mainly plays, some poetry etc. including A.M. Ros: 'Helen Huddleson', 1969, 1st edition in wrapper, Norman Nicholson: 'Prophesy to the Wind', 1950, 1st edition in wrapper, plus others Tom Stoppard, Peter Shaffer, Alan Bennett, John Osborne etc.

Lot 7321 – Sale Price: £110.00

John Betjeman: 'A Nip In The Air', London, John Murray, 1974, limited edition (147/175), signed by the author on the limitation page, original yellow cloth, lettered in gilt to spine, acetate dust wrapper, marbled end papers, top edge gilt, others uncut. An exceptionally fine copy of this work, a collection of Twenty-seven poems by the late Poet Laureate, founder of the Victorian Society and one of the most popular quintisentially British poets.

Lot 7322 – Sale Price: £80.00

Ted Hughes: 'Lupercal', London, Faber & Faber, 1960, 1st edition, printed dedication ''To Sylvia [Plath]'', original maroon cloth gilt, dust wrapper (12s 6d price intact). First edition of Hughes's second book, one of 2,250 copies printed

Lot 7323 – Sale Price: £28.00

Sylvia Plath: 'Crossing the Water', London, Faber, 1971, 1st edition, original cloth gilt, dust wrapper (VGC/VGC, wrapper unclipped)

Lot 7324 – Sale Price: £50.00

W.H. Auden: 'The Old Man's Road', New York, Voyages Press, 1956, 1st edition, limited edition (750), (700), signed and inscribed by the author to David Posner at head of title page, original plain card wraps, dust wrapper, W.H. Auden & Christopher Isherwood: 'The Ascent of F6', London, Faber & Faber, 1936, 1st edition, originall blue cloth, gilt lettered to spine, dust wrapper (slightly worn, 6s price intact, plus a facsimile of the very scarce Stephen Spender privately printed 1928 edition of 'Poems' by W.H. Auden (3)

Lot 7325 – Sale Price: £110.00

Walter Strachan: 'Poems', 1976, limited edition, one of 20 copies only (this copy numbered five), containing a suite Japan Hosho of the two engravings of the book and an additional two engravings, each signed and numbered by the artist Charles Marq and housed in rear pocket, signed by Strachan and Marq to limitation page and numbered, original quarter cloth, slipcase, plus Kenneth Koch and Rory McEwen: 'From the Air', London, Taranman, 1979, limited edition, one of 40 copies only (this copy numbered 32), signed by the artist and the poet, and with an original etching (frontis), original cloth gilt, plus Maurice Baring: 'Translations Ancient & Modern', 1925, one of 175 copies on Kelmscott paper, in dust wrapper and slipcase; Stephen Gooden: 'The Gift of the Magi', 1939, (54/105), signed and numbered, original quarter calf, plus two Ronald Firbank Enitharmon Press Limited edition works (6)

Lot 7328 – Sale Price: £130.00

Henrik Ibsen: 'The Plays of Ibsen', London, Rupert Hart-Davies, 1960 - 67, 15 volumes, uniform original cloth silvered, dust wrappers (15)

Lot 7330 – Sale Price: £200.00 (inc)

'The Speaking Picture-Book, For the Amusement of Children, by Image, Verse and Sound', T.B., 1880, all sounds working, chromolitho illustrations as called for, inner joints weak, some leaves loose, 8 mechanisms, 9 strings, original decorative cloth gilt, two of the ivorine string-pull handles missing and replaced with knots, original printed slipcase (worn, but a very scarce survivor)

Lot 7331 – Sale Price: £28.00 (inc)

'The Boy's Own Paper', edited James Macaulay, London, The Leisure Hour Office, 1879, volume 1, numbers 1-37 , January 18-September 27 1879, coloured frontis but lacks all other coloured plates, black and white illustrations throughout, original pictorial cloth gilt. Iconic first volume, the Boy's Own Annual number one

Lot 7332 – Sale Price: £28.00 (inc)

'Marmaduke Multiply's merry method of making minor mathematicians, or, The multiplication table illustrated by sixty-nine appropriate engravings', London, Grant & Griffith, circa 1850, 68 (of 69) hand coloured plates, original cloth gilt (lacks backstrip). An uncommon 19th Century juvenile work

Lot 7335 – Sale Price: £150.00

Mary Ann Kilner: 'Adventures of a Pin Cushion', designed by chiefly for the use of young ladies, London, John Marsaal [sic], [1790], 18mo, title leaf and pp9-103 + [1] + [4 pp ads] lacks preliminary leaves A-B2, text woodcuts throughout, lacks upper board, original lower board covered in Dutch gilt paper, with Mrs Hurry Ives: 'Tales of Instruction and Amusement' written for the use of young persons, volume two only (of two) 12mo Engr frontis, author's sole work (2)

Lot 7336 – Sale Price: £25.00

Original watercolour of Baron Munchausen signed 'George Cruikshank Jnr 1874' (ie Percy Cruikshank 1817-1880, nephew of George Cruikshank) image size 11 x 15cm

Lot 7337 – Sale Price: £60.00

(Rudolph Erich Raspe): 'The Travels and Surprising Adventures of Baron Muchausen', London, Tegg, 1877, hand coloured frontis + 22 plates + 5 woodcuts by George Cruikshank as called for, original pictorial cloth ilt, plus Andrew Lang: 'The True Story Book', London, Longmans, 1893, 1st edition, frontis + 8 plates and illustrations in text as called for, original pictorial cloth gilt, rebacked retaining original backstrip, all edges gilt (2)

Lot 7338 – Sale Price: £320.00

Lewis Carroll [i.e. Charles Lutwidge Dodgson]: 'The Hunting of the Snark, an Agony, in Eight fits.', illustrated Henry Holiday, London, Macmillan, 1876, 1st edition, 1st impression, with ''Baker'' instead of ''Butcher'' on p.83, 9 tissue guarded full page plates as called for, advert leaf at end, original buff cloth, decorated and titled in black, all edges gilt, small Easter 1876 printed greeting pamphlet tipped in at front. A well preserved copy of Carroll's wildly popular nonsense poem.

Lot 7339 – Sale Price: £110.00

Lewis Carroll: 'Alice's Adventures in Wonderland', illustrated by Margaret Tarrant, Ward Lock, [nd], circa 1920s, 48 coloured plates as called for, original cloth (top board soiled), pictorial dust wrapper by Margaret Tarrant

Lot 7340 – Sale Price: £180.00 (inc)

J.M. Barrie: 'Peter and Wendy', London, Hodder & Stoughton, [1911], 1st edition, original decorative cloth gilt. Provenance Ian Latter

Lot 7341 – Sale Price: £20.00

Kate Greenaway: 'Mother Goose or the Old Nursery Rhymes', Routledge, [1881], original lattice cloth

Lot 7343 – Sale Price: £75.00 (inc)

L. Frank Baum: 'The New Wizard of Oz', London, Hodder & Stoughton, circa 1906, 1st UK issue, illustrations by W.W. Denslow, original pictorial cloth (worn), inner joints split. Provenance Ian Latter

Lot 7344 – Sale Price: £42.00

L Frank Baum: 'The Road to Oz', Chicago, Reilly & Lee [1919], original cloth, mounted illustration to top board

Lot 7346 – Sale Price: £150.00

A.A. Milne, three titles: 'The House at Pooh Corner', London, Methuen, 1928, 1st edition, 'Winnie-the-Pooh', London, Methuen, 1927, 4th edition, 'When We Were Very Young', London, Methuen, 1925, 8th edition, each with illustrations by E.H. Shepherd, each original pictorial cloth gilt; plus a 1974 1st in wrapper of Christopher Milne's 'The Enchanted Places', and 'Pooh Invents a New Game', 2001, 1st in wrapper (5)

Lot 7347 – Sale Price: £30.00 (inc)

Vernon Stokes & B. Parker: 'Blobb's Day at the Stores', London & Edinburgh, Chambers, [1927], 1st edition, 13 coloured plates + black and white ills. as called for, 4to, original pictorial paper covered boards

Lot 7349 – Sale Price: £50.00 (inc)

Richmal Crompton, collection of 9 'Just Williams', 1st cheap editions, of which one signed (9)

Lot 7350 – Sale Price: £120.00

Two boxes of children's and illustrated books, including Enid Blyton, Edward Ardizzone, Doctor Dolittle, Kate Greenaway, Bobbsey Twins etc.

Lot 7351 – Sale Price: £290.00

Arthur Rackham (illustrated): 'The Fairy Tales of the Brothers Grimm', London, Constable & Co, 1909, 1st trade edition, 40 tipped in coloured plates as called for (all tissue guarded and VGC, leaf that plate 22 tipped onto loose, but present and plate VGC), original pictorial cloth gilt, backstrip part detached and worn at head with small part loss of cloth, ownership signature verso half title of Phyllis Sandemann (1895-1986), nee Phyllis Legh, Suffolk Artist, daughter of Thomas Wodehouse Legh, 2nd Lord Newton, and author of 'Treasure on Earth', [1952], about her childhood at Lyme Park, Cheshire

Lot 7353 – Sale Price: £42.00

'The Allies' Fairy Book', intro Edmund Gosse, illustrated Arthur Rackham, London, Heinemann, [1916], 1st edition, 12 tipped in coloured plates (frontis loose but present) as called for, 4to, original cloth gilt, 1916 gift inscription on FFEP to Phyllis Sandemann (1895-1986), Suffolk Artist, daughter of Thomas Wodehouse Legh, 2nd Lord Newton, and author of 'Treasure on Earth', [1952], about her childhood at Lyme Park, Cheshire

Lot 7354 – Sale Price: £38.00

Washington Irving: 'Rip Van Winkle', illustrated Arthur Rackham, London, Heinemann, 1924, 50 tipped in coloured plates as called for, 4to, original pictorial cloth, ownership signature on FFEP of Phyllis Sandemann (1895-1986), Suffolk Artist, daughter of Thomas Wodehouse Legh, 2nd Lord Newton, and author of 'Treasure on Earth', [1952], about her childhood at Lyme Park, Cheshire

Lot 7355 – Sale Price: £30.00

Original pencil sketch by Ernest Arthur Rowe (1863-1922) of Arthur Rackham (Rackham identified faintly in pencil on reverse of mount) image size 7.6 x 14cm

Lot 7356 – Sale Price: £48.00

W. Heath Robinson: 'Nothing Like Leather', London, Connolly Brothers, 1920, 1st edition, [12]pp advertising pamphlet, 6 full page illustrations and 3 smaller line drawings, original stapled wraps, top wrap with 4 silhouette ills. by W. Heath Robinson

Lot 7358 – Sale Price: £160.00

Oscar Wilde: 'The Happy Prince and other Stories', illustrated Charles Robinson, London, Buckworth, 1913, 1st edition thus, 12 tipped in coloured plates as called for, 4th, original cloth gilt, rebacked retaining original backstrip, Aubrey Beardsley: 'Under the Hill', Paris, Olympia Press, 1959, limited edition, (122/3,000), 9 full page ills. by Beardsley, original green moire silk decorated in gilt, Edgar Allan Poe: 'Tales of Mystery & Imagination', illustrated Harry Clarke, London, Minerva, 1971, original cloth gilt, dust wrapper, Harry Graham: Misrepresentative Women', London 1906, 12 plates as called for, original pictorial cloth (4)

Lot 7359 – Sale Price: £60.00

Edgar Allan Poe: 'The Complete Poems and Short Stories', illustrated E. McKnight Kauffer, NY, Knopf, 1946, 1st ''Borzoi Edition'', 2 volumes, 12 full page colour illustrations + 8 drawings as called for, original cloth gilt, dust wrappers (2)

Lot 7360 – Sale Price: £150.00

The Letters of Eric Gill, 1947, 1st edition, original cloth, dust wrapper, plus 11 others illustrated by or related to Reynolds Stone, Enid Marx, Gwen Raverat, Barnett Freedman, Denton Welch, Curwen Press, 'Graphis 41' with some tipped in items at front etc. (12)

Lot 7361 – Sale Price: £70.00

Christina Hole: 'Witchcraft in England', illustrated Mervyn Peake, 1945, 2nd impression, scraperboard frontis and full page and in text illusrations by Peake as called for, original cloth gilt, dust wrapper, plus Richards: 'The Castles on the Ground', 1946, 1st edition, 8 lithograph plates by John Piper as called for, original cloth gilt (2)

Lot 7362 – Sale Price: £42.00 (inc)

Edward Ardizzone: Hey Nonny Yes', Saturn Press, 1947, 1st edition, 16 full page lithograph ills. By Ardizzone as called for, original pictorial paper covered boards, dust wrapper (with part loss). Provenance Ian Latter

Lot 7363 – Sale Price: £40.00

Edward Ardizzone: 'Tim and Lucy Go to Sea', London, Oxford University Press, [1938], 1st edition, colour illustrated title page & colour illustrated leaves of text throughout, 1 leaf with 8cm closed tear at foot, folio, original pictorial paper covered boards (worn)

Lot 7364 – Sale Price: £85.00 (inc)

A collection of 13 books on book binding, book illustrations, book collecting etc. Provenance Ian Latter (13)

Lot 7365 – Sale Price: £160.00

A handmade ''Art Binding'' by designer bookbinder Mark Cockram, 'Reliquary No1', based on a 3rd Century Greek ''Coptic'' Binding, constructed of wood, copper, brass, lead and gold leaf, approx size 24 x 12 x 5.5cm. Mark Cockram opened his first studio in Lincoln in 1992 and established 'Studio Five' in Barnes, London in 2003. Fellow of Designer Bookbinders since 2001, and a Brother of the distinguished Art Workers Guild, he has also been commissioned to bind works by Man Booker Prize finalists seven times. His work can be found in the British Library, the Grolier Club and the Victoria & Albert Museum, with some of his works also having been sold at Bonhams.

Lot 7366 – Sale Price: £200.00

George Gordon Byron, Childe Harold, Rosen, Venice (c 1908) small 8vo volume, publisher's parchment over boards, top edge gilt gauffred, both boards and spine with elaborate watercolour of semi-abstract floral flourishes; upper board with the addition of metal onlays and small watercolour of St Mark's Square, original ties

Lot 7367 – Sale Price: £60.00

Henry Noel Humphreys: 'Sentiments and Similes of William Shakespeare', London, Longman et al, 1857, 2nd edition, printed throughout in gold and black, first leaf of text within a chromolithographed border in colours and gold and tissue guarded, black leather backed original papier mache boards (worn with some cracks and small part losses), central oval relief of a bust of Shakespeare on the upper cover, and a similar oval with his monogram on the lower cover

Lot 7368 – Sale Price: £200.00

J. James Tissot: 'La Sainte Bible (Ancient Testament)', Paris, M. de Brunoff, 1904, limited edition (546/560), vols 1 & 2, printed in red and black, profusely illustrated with numerous full page coloured plates, black and white plates, others in text in colour and black and white, 2 versions of off text plates, one softground heliogravure, the other in colour, each mounted on water marked paper, loose as issued in original decorative gilt Japanese vellum backed cloth boards stamped in gilt, and one volume housed in original wooden box stamped with title as issued (2)

Lot 7369 – Sale Price: £50.00

Five mainly art and architecture related books on Venice, Rome, Florence, Vienna etc, comprising Haskell 'Patrons and Painters', 1963, 1st edition, ex libris James Lees-Milne, with his review loosely inserted, and later Norman Scarfe, with their resepctive bookplates; 'Vienna 1850-1930 Architecture', Rizzoli, 1992, 1st edition; 'Palazzi of Rome', Konemann, 2005; 'Florence - the city and its architecture', 2002, 1st edition; Plant 'Venice Fragile City 1797-1997', 2002, signed and inscribed Norman Scarfe to Paul Fincham; plus 1 other (5)

Lot 7370 – Sale Price: £15.00

Geoffrey Keynes [Ed.]: 'Pencil drawings of William Blake', Nonesuch Press, 1927, 4to, original cloth

Lot 7373 – Sale Price: £85.00

A collection of approximately 20 assorted art books, mainly Modern art including Edward Hopper, Paula Rego, Andre Derain, Lucian Freud, Euan Uglow, Anita Klein, Francis Bacon, David Hockney, Julio Larraz, Kevin Sinnott, Paula Modersohn-Becker etc. From the collection of Nicholas Simington (1930-2020), DA Glasgow School of Art, professional artist of over 40 years, who exhibited at The Serpentine Gallery, London, and in one-man shows in numerous galleries across the UK. Following his studies at the Glasgow School of Art from 1968-1972, he taught at Garrion Academy before moving to Norfolk in 1975, from then on painting tirelessly and producing an impressive body of work. To his delight, at the age of 83, he was shortlisted for the Artist of the Year award by Artists & Illustrators magazine, and he continued to paint every day until he was 86.

Lot 7374 – Sale Price: £75.00

A collection of approximately 20 assorted art books, including 'Alberto Giacometti', Basel, Beyeler, 1971, orig. cloth, dust wrapper, acetate dust wrapper, plus others Andrew Wyeth, Julio Romero de Torres, Hokusai, Felix Vallotton, Grant Wood, Roderic Barrett, Grosz, von Stuck, etc etc. From the collection of Nicholas Simington (1930-2020), DA Glasgow School of Art, professional artist of over 40 years, who exhibited at The Serpentine Gallery, London, and in one-man shows in numerous galleries across the UK. Following his studies at the Glasgow School of Art from 1968-1972, he taught at Garrion Academy before moving to Norfolk in 1975, from then on painting tirelessly and producing an impressive body of work. To his delight, at the age of 83, he was shortlisted for the Artist of the Year award by Artists & Illustrators magazine, and he continued to paint every day until he was 86.

Lot 7376 – Sale Price: £65.00

A collection of 18 art books, artists mainly French and associated with Impressionism, Realism, Modern Art, including Edgar Degas, Georges Seurat, Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot, Jean Francois-Millet, Henri Toulouse-Lautrec, Edouard Manet, Jean-Baptiste-Simeon Chardin etc, titles include Adams: 'The Barbizon School & the Origins of Impressionism, 1997, original wraps; Galassi: 'Corot in Italy', 1991, orig. cloth, dust wrapper, slipcase, plus one other Corot; Kendall: 'Degas by himself', 1988, in wrapper, 'Degas to Matisse. Impressionist and Modernist Masterworks', 2000, in wrapper, plus three others Degas; 'Chardin', Royal Academy of Arts, 2000, in wrapper; Thomson: 'Seurat', 1985, 1st edition, orig. wraps, plus two others Seurat, etc etc. From the collection of Nicholas Simington (1930-2020), DA Glasgow School of Art, professional artist of over 40 years, who exhibited at The Serpentine Gallery, London, and in one-man shows in numerous galleries across the UK. Following his studies at the Glasgow School of Art from 1968-1972, he taught at Garrion Academy before moving to Norfolk in 1975, from then on painting tirelessly and producing an impressive body of work. To his delight, at the age of 83, he was shortlisted for the Artist of the Year award by Artists & Illustrators magazine, and he continued to paint every day until he was 86.

Lot 7377 – Sale Price: £60.00

A small collection of eight books on French artists, including Salomon: 'Vuillard', 1968, in wrapper, plus three others Edouard Vuillard; Thuillier: 'Jules Bastien-Lepage', Editions Meuse, 2005, orig. cloth gilt, dust wrapper, slipcase; plus others Rene Genis, Gustave Caillebotte & Maurice Brianchon. From the collection of Nicholas Simington (1930-2020), DA Glasgow School of Art, professional artist of over 40 years, who exhibited at The Serpentine Gallery, London, and in one-man shows in numerous galleries across the UK. Following his studies at the Glasgow School of Art from 1968-1972, he taught at Garrion Academy before moving to Norfolk in 1975, from then on painting tirelessly and producing an impressive body of work. To his delight, at the age of 83, he was shortlisted for the Artist of the Year award by Artists & Illustrators magazine, and he continued to paint every day until he was 86.

Lot 7378 – Sale Price: £55.00

A collection of 25 assorted art books, including Wayne Thiebaud, Russell Dysdale, Ferenczy, John Bellany, Carel Weight, Joshua Reynolds, David Donaldson, Charles Rennie Mackintosh, Symbolism, etc etc. From the collection of Nicholas Simington (1930-2020), DA Glasgow School of Art, professional artist of over 40 years, who exhibited at The Serpentine Gallery, London, and in one-man shows in numerous galleries across the UK. Following his studies at the Glasgow School of Art from 1968-1972, he taught at Garrion Academy before moving to Norfolk in 1975, from then on painting tirelessly and producing an impressive body of work. To his delight, at the age of 83, he was shortlisted for the Artist of the Year award by Artists & Illustrators magazine, and he continued to paint every day until he was 86.

Lot 7379 – Sale Price: £60.00

A collection of 25 assorted art books, including Kyffin Williams, Stanley Spencer, Andrew Wyech, Edward Hopper, Jon Engilberts, Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres, Robert Heller, Anne Redpath, etc etc. From the collection of Nicholas Simington (1930-2020), DA Glasgow School of Art, professional artist of over 40 years, who exhibited at The Serpentine Gallery, London, and in one-man shows in numerous galleries across the UK. Following his studies at the Glasgow School of Art from 1968-1972, he taught at Garrion Academy before moving to Norfolk in 1975, from then on painting tirelessly and producing an impressive body of work. To his delight, at the age of 83, he was shortlisted for the Artist of the Year award by Artists & Illustrators magazine, and he continued to paint every day until he was 86.

Lot 7380 – Sale Price: £55.00

A collection of 25 assorted art books, including Gwen John, Augustus John, Francis Gruber, L.S. Lowry, Rodrigo Moynihan, Marlene Dumas, Frits van den Berghe, Renato Gattuso, Esnor, 'The Glasgow Boys', by Bilcliffe, 'Scottish Art in the 20th Century', by Macmillan, etc etc. From the collection of Nicholas Simington (1930-2020), DA Glasgow School of Art, professional artist of over 40 years, who exhibited at The Serpentine Gallery, London, and in one-man shows in numerous galleries across the UK. Following his studies at the Glasgow School of Art from 1968-1972, he taught at Garrion Academy before moving to Norfolk in 1975, from then on painting tirelessly and producing an impressive body of work. To his delight, at the age of 83, he was shortlisted for the Artist of the Year award by Artists & Illustrators magazine, and he continued to paint every day until he was 86.

Lot 7381 – Sale Price: £85.00

A collection of approximately 25 art books, artists mainly associated with German Expressionism, plus other forerunners and associated movements such as Vienna Secession, Symbolism, Impressionism, including Max Beckmann, Otto Dix, Paul Klee, Otto Mueller, Egon Schiele, Gustav Klimt, Edvard Munch etc, titles include 'Max Beckmann. Von Angesicht zu Angesicht.', Hatje Cantz, 2011, 1st edition, original paper covered boards, dust wrapper; Spieler: 'Max Beckmann 1884-1950. The Path to Myth', 1995, original pictorial wraps; Katharina Henkel: 'Karl Hofer', Wienand, 2012, original pictorial paper covered boards, plus 2 others Karl Hofer; Eva Karcher: 'Otto Dix 1891-1969', 2012, original paper covered boards, dust wrapper; von Hohenzollern & von Luttichau: 'Otto Mueller', 2003, original paper covered boards, dust wrapper; Schroder & Zeeman: 'Egon Schiele and His Contemporaries. Austrian Painting and Drawing from 1900 to 1930 from the Leopold Collection, Vienna', Prestel, 1989, original cloth, dust wrapper, plus 2 others Egon Schiele; Kerrigan: 'Gustav Klimt Art Nouveau & the Vienna Secessionists', Flame Tree, 2015, 1st edition, orig. pictorial paper covered boards, dust wrapper, plus 3 others Gustav Klimt; plus others Munch, Hammershoi, Schlemmer, Paul Klee, Ferdinand Hodler etc etc. From the collection of Nicholas Simington (1930-2020), DA Glasgow School of Art, professional artist of over 40 years, who exhibited at The Serpentine Gallery, London, and in one-man shows in numerous galleries across the UK. Following his studies at the Glasgow School of Art from 1968-1972, he taught at Garrion Academy before moving to Norfolk in 1975, from then on painting tirelessly and producing an impressive body of work. To his delight, at the age of 83, he was shortlisted for the Artist of the Year award by Artists & Illustrators magazine, and he continued to paint every day until he was 86.

Lot 7383 – Sale Price: £50.00

A collection of ten books on Italian art and artists, including Luca Massimo Barbero: 'Capogrossi. A Retrospective', Marsilio, 2012, original wraps; 'Mario Sironi 1885-1961', Electa, 1993, orig. wraps; 'Giovanni Colacicchi', Idea books, 1991, in wrapper; 'Mario Tozzi 1895-1979', Mazzotta, 1995, orig. pictorial boards; plus others Massimo Campigli, Virgilio Guidi, Ardengo Soffici, etc etc. From the collection of Nicholas Simington (1930-2020), DA Glasgow School of Art, professional artist of over 40 years, who exhibited at The Serpentine Gallery, London, and in one-man shows in numerous galleries across the UK. Following his studies at the Glasgow School of Art from 1968-1972, he taught at Garrion Academy before moving to Norfolk in 1975, from then on painting tirelessly and producing an impressive body of work. To his delight, at the age of 83, he was shortlisted for the Artist of the Year award by Artists & Illustrators magazine, and he continued to paint every day until he was 86.

Lot 7386 – Sale Price: £550.00

Marc Chagall, Joan Miro, Henri Matisse, Georges Braque, Fernand Leger original lithographs - 'Verve. An Artistic and Literary Quarterly/The French Review of Art', edited E. Teriade, four issues comprising Vol.1 No.3 October-December 1938, colour lithographs, coloured plates heliogravure plates etc as called for, including original lithographs by Marc Chagall, Joan Miro, Rattner & Paul Klee, 8 Indian coloured lithographs, plus coloured plates by Henri Matisse, Pierre Bonnard and others, original pictorial wraps by Pierre Bonnard; Vol.1 No.4 January-March 1939, colour lithographs, coloured plates heliogravure plates etc as called for, including 3 original lithographs by Henri Matisse (of which 1 double page), 4 original lithos by Andre Derain, 8 Italian School orig. lithos, plus coloured plates/ills. by Rousseau, Miro, Matisse etc, original pictorial wraps (backstrip worn, lower wrap detached but present) by Georges Rouault; Vol.2 No.'s 5 & 6 (in one volume), July-October 1939, colour lithographs, coloured plates heliogravure plates etc as called for, including 16 colour lithographs by Georges Braque, Georges Rouault, Fernand Leger, Pierre Bonnard, Henri Matisse, Paul Klee and others, etc, original pictorial wraps by Aristide Maillol; Vol.2 No.7 April-July 1940 'Les Tres Riches Heures du Duc du Berry', 12 plates reproduced from the original illuminated manuscript as called for, original wraps gilt (4)

Lot 7387 – Sale Price: £130.00

'Alphabet & Image: A Quarterly', 5 assorted issues Spring 1946-May 1948, comprising No's 1, 2, 4, 5 & 7, contributions/content/illustrations including Edward Bawden, Denis Saurat, Lynton Lamb, Barnett Freedman, Reynolds Stone, Claude Lovat Fraser, Ruari McLean etc, each original wraps (No's 1, 3, 4 spiral bound); plus 'Signature: A Quadrimestrial of Typography and Graphic Arts', New Series, 5 assorted issues 1947-1953, comprising No's 4,9,11,16 & 17, contributions/content/illustrations including Lynton Lamb, Barnett Freedman, John Piper, Edward Ardizzone, Edward Bawden etc, each original printed wraps (10)

Lot 7388 – Sale Price: £210.00

'Image: A Quarterly of the Visual Arts', edited Robert Harling, complete set of 8 issues, 1949-52, Numbers 1-8, contributions/content/illustrations by Eric Gill, John Piper, Eric Ravilious, John Minton, Edward Ardizzone, John Buckland-Wright, Blair Hughes-Stanton, Leonard Rosoman, Paul Nash, John Nash, Ethelbert White, Tirzah Garwood, Agnes Miller-Parker, John Farleigh, Clare Leighton, Gwen Raverat, Gordon Craig etc, illustrations throughout as called for, each original printed wraps, dust wrappers, No's 1, 2, 4 & 7 with printed postscripts loosely inserted (8)

Lot 7389 – Sale Price: £160.00

'Signature: A Quadrimestrial of Typography and Graphic Arts', a complete set of the New Series, July 1946-1954, numbers 1-18, contributions/content/illustrations including Joan Hassall, Lynton Lamb, Curwen Press, Edward Bawden, Michael Rothenstein, Barnett Freedman, John Piper, Edward Ardizzone, Oliver Simon, Reynolds Stone, Ruari McLean, Edward Bawden, Eric Gill, James Wardrop etc, illustrations throughout as called for, each original printed wraps, several in original glassine dust wrappers (18)

Lot 7390 – Sale Price: £850.00

'Signature: A Quadrimestrial of Typography and Graphic Arts', edited Oliver Simon, London, Curwen Press, November 1935- December 1940, near complete set of the first series, 14 (of 15) numbers, comprising 1-8, 10-15, each in original printed wraps, content and numerous illustrations by leading illustrators and graphic artists of the period including Paul Nash, Graham Sutherland, Edward Bawden, Eric Ravilious, Eric Gill, Enid Marx, Barnett Freedman, John Piper, Edward Ardizzone, Lynton Lamb, Henry Moore, Edward McKnight Kauffer etc., all issues with illustrations, insets etc collated complete, these include, amongst others, 'Newhaven No. 2', by Edward Bawden, 'Road With Rocks', by Graham Sutherland, numerous Eric Ravilious wood engraved illustrations including full page cockerel 1933 Golden Cockerel Press prospectus (issue 1); 'Tide' by Paul Nash (issue 2); folding linocut illustration London Passenger Transport window bill, plus 2 colour illustrations, by Edward Bawden (issue 3); Enid Marx Christmas card (issue 4); three colour lithographs of shop fronts by Eric Ravilious, from 'High Street' (issue 5); frontispiece 'Invention in Colour', by John Piper, copper engraving by Edward Bawden (issue 6); John Piper four page folding colour lithograph 'Cheltenham' (issue 13) etc etc. Each original printed wraps, some toning and small part losses, chips, nicks. A scarce near complete set of the first series of this important periodical devoted to typography and the printing arts, started in 1935 and suspended in 1940 when the last issue of the first series was hit by a high explosive bomb as it came off the presses at the Curwen Press (14)

Lot 7391 – Sale Price: £140.00

A collection of 20th Century Art and Design books, Eric Ravilious, Paul Nash, Edward Bawden, Curwen Press, Badmin, John O'Connor, Sendak etc, including James Russell: 'Ravilious in Pictures - Sussex & The Downs; The War Paintings; A Travelling Artist', Mainstone Press, 2009-2012, 3 volumes, Sussex & The Downs signed by Russell, each orig. pictorial boards, dust wrappers; plus James Russell: 'Paul Nash in Pictures Landscape & Dream', 2011, signed by Russell, orig. pictorial boards, dust wrapper; Feliks Topolski (ill.): 'Caught in the Rain', Curwen Press for I.C.I., signed and dated October 1937 by Topolski verso of title page, coloured ills. as called for, orig. pictorial paper covered boards; 7 volumes in the 'Design' series, published by Antique Collectors Club, including Edward Bawden; Harold Curwen & Oliver Simon; David Gentleman; E. McKnight Kauffer; Lovat Fraser etc, each orig. pictorial boards, dust wrappers; Edward Bawden and other art gallery exhibition catalogues; 'Wood Engravings of Blair Hughes-Stanton', 1991, etc etc

Lot 7392 – Sale Price: £470.00

King Penguin series, a complete set of 76 volumes, 1939-1959, comprising 72 first editions and 4 revised editions/reprints, all original pictorial boards (some bumped/worn/small part losses to backstrips), 26 in dust wrappers, includes John Piper 'Romney Marsh', 1950, 1st edition, No.55, 16 colour plates plus ills in text and words by John Piper; 'Life in an English Village', 1949, 1st edition, No.49, 16 lithographs by Edward Bawden; plus firsts in wrappers of 'Magic Books from Mexico', 1953, 'Egyptian Paintings', 1954, etc etc (76)

Lot 7393 – Sale Price: £42.00

Photography, six titles Edwin Smith and Angus McBean, including Adrian Woodhouse: 'Angus McBean', Quartet books, 1982, 1st edition, signed and inscribed by McBean and Woodhouse for Norman Scarfe & Paul Fincham, ''For Norman + Paul about Christmas 1982, Love Angus.'', in blue ink to title page, and ''For Norman and Paul, Best wishes and thank you for a delightful Woodbridge day, Adrian'', in ballpoint to title page, ills. from photos throughout, folio, original cloth, dust wrapper; Pepper: 'Angus McBean Portraits', 2006, 1st, original cloth, dust wrapper; 'England', photos by Edwin Smith, Thames & Hudson, 1971, Norman Scarfe's copy, original cloth, dust wrapper; 'Architecture in Britain & Ireland 600-1500', photographs by Edwin Smith, 1999, 1st edition, in wrapper, plus 2 others (6)

Lot 7394 – Sale Price: £180.00

A collection of private press, illustration, printing and typography books etc., several by Eric Gill including 'Money & Morals', Faber, 1937, 2nd edition, signed by the illustrator Denis Tegetmeier to FFEP, original cloth, 'Work and Property', Dent, 1937, limited edition (1450), 12 full page ills. by Tegetmeier, original cloth gilt, 'The Necessity of Belief', Faber, 1936, 1st edition in dust wrapper, 'Letters of Eric Gill', Cape, 1947, 1st edition in dust wrapper, 'Money & Morals', Faber, 1934, 1st edition, original cloth gilt, etc; five assorted issues 'Alphabet & Image', 1946-48; Ruari McLean: 'Edward Bawden War Artist', 1989; 'The Old Bookseller', Black Pennell Press, 1989, (42/75), numbered; Frances & Christopher Cornford: 'On a Calm Shore', Cresset Press, 1960, 1st edition, coloured ills. throughout, original prospectus, original decorative boards gilt, acetate dust wrapper (wrapper a/f); 'Eric Ravilious in Context', 2002, original printed wraps, etc etc

Lot 7395 – Sale Price: £140.00

A collection of assorted books, mainly private press, illustrated, typography related etc., including 'Signature: A Quadrimestrial of Typography and Graphic Arts', new series, 7 assorted issues 1946-1954, numbers 1, 4, 7, 13-15, 18, content includes Joan Hassall, Lynton Lamb, Curwen Press, Edward Bawden, Michael Rothenstein, Barnett Freedman, John Piper, Edward Ardizzone, Oliver Simon etc, each original printed wraps, no.7 ex library; 'Paranthesis - The Newsletter of the Fine Press Book Association', May 1999, No.3, text volume and folder of prints, housed in original slip case; 'Matrix 2' reprint, a/f; Helen Simpson: 'Heartsease & Honesty', Golden Cockerel Press, 1935, limited edition, (130/300), numbered and signed by Simpson, original cloth backed patterned paper covered boards; Alfreda Bean: 'Petals of a Wild Rose Tree', 1965, (500), signed; good qty. journals of the Private Libraries Association; Frank Brangwyn: 'Belgium', 1916; album containing some Rigby Graham postcards, etc etc

Lot 7396 – Sale Price: £270.00

Three boxes of art exhibition catalogues, mainly contemporary / modern British art, some private press related etc., good quality. Gwen John and several Augustus John; 'The St Bride Notebook', Incline Press, 2003, wood engravings by Eric Ravilious, limited edition, (152/200), signed by Caroline Archer and numbered, original quarter cloth gilt, patterned paper covered boards, David Gentleman signed Christmas card, pen, ink and watercolour on card, signed verso Ronald Wilson, July 2003, several Taranman & Ashmolean Museum catalogues printed by Christopher Skelton at Wellingborough in limited editions, including Christopher Hewett collection, Nicolas de Stael, Charles Shannon, Charles Marq, Victor Segalen, etc.

Lot 7397 – Sale Price: £50.00

Fleece Press, prospectuses and ephemera, including 'Ravilious at War' edited Anne Ullmann, [8]pp, coloured plate 'Dangerous Work at Low Tide', original stitched printed wraps, two items loosely inserted; 'Eric Ravilious: Landscape, Letters & Design', [12]pp, 2 coloured illustrations, original stitched printed wraps; 'The Inward Laugh Edward Bawden and his Circle', [12]pp, 2 tipped in coloured illustrations, original stitched printed wraps; 'The Graphic Work of Barnett Freedman', [12]pp, 2 tipped in coloured illustrations, original stitched printed wraps; plus other Fleece Press prospectuses/items re Leslie Cole, John Buckland Wright, Edward Walters, John Swarbrick; plus 'An Exhibition of Books Designed, Illustrated or Printed in Great Britain for Mr George Macy of New York', 1952, printed at the Curwen Press, coloured frontis by Barnett Freedman, 16pp, original printed wraps (9)

Lot 7398 – Sale Price: £250.00

(Private Press), a good quantity of Private Press related ephemera, prospectuses and other similar items, including ''An Ancient Illusion Presented as A Diversion in the Guise of William & Henry Lawes Masters of the Viol'', engraved by Joan Hassall, Cambridge, Friends Press, 1983, limited edition (13/100), numbered and signed by Hassall at front, original stitched printed wraps, in original envelope addressed to Christopher Skelton in Hassall's hand, with 8 N.B.L. Reader's Guides 1947-51, if which 7 1st editions and all with wood engravings by Hassall; good quantity various Hanborough Parrot Press, Inky Parrot Press, Previous Parrot Press items including ''A Semaphore Alphabet'', 2002, (300), signed presentation ''from Sylvia & Dennis (Hall)'' to top wrap, original printed wraps, wood engraving by Frank Martin, signed presentation from Dennis & Sylvia (Hall) to following leaf, plus another signed Christmas card Dennis & Sylvia (Hall), single folding leaf with ills. by Alan Richards, 15+ prospectuses circa 1980's-2000's, etc; In Memory of Gwendoline Elizabeth Davies, An Order of service to be used at Gregynog Friday 7 September 1951, printed for private use at Gregynog, 14pp, original stitched printed wraps; Whittington Press, 8 items including prospectuses 1992, 1993/94, 1994/95, Whittington Marbled Papers, 8 samples, original printed wraps, etc; 2 Simon King limited edition works ''Baucis & Philemon'', Beetham, 1983, (99/150), numbered ''The Garden of Proserpine'', Simon King Press, 1990, (26/150), numbered and signed, eaach original printed wraps; Grierson ''Irish Bulls'', Rampant Lions Press, (nd), plus others Kit-Cat Press, John Press, Ariel Poems etc; others Camberwell Press, Old Stile Press, Old School Press, Nonesuch Press, Basement Press, Incline Press, Wynkym de Worde Society, Shakespeare Head Press, Bookman Portfolio prospectuses, plus some other items relating to printing and typography etc

Lot 7399 – Sale Price: £42.00 (inc)

Ralph Steadman, 2 titles: 'Doodaaa', London, 2002, 1st edition, signed and inscribed and with original pen & ink sketch to half title, 'The Jokes Over. Memories of Hunter S. Thompson', London, 2006, 1st edition; plus 'Ronald Searle a Biography', by Russell Davies, 1990, 1st edition, all original cloth, all in dust wrappers. Provenance Ian Latter (3)

Lot 7400 – Sale Price: £28.00 (inc)

Gerald Scarfe: 'Drawing Blood', 2005, first edition, signed, original cloth, dust wrapper. Provenance Ian Latter

Lot 7401 – Sale Price: £60.00

Gerald Scarfe: 'Gerald Scarfe', London, Thames & Hudson, 1982, limited edition, (141/250), signed and numbered, original cloth gilt, with corresponding original four colour hand drawn lithograph of Margaret Thatcher signed and numbered by Scarfe and bearing chopmark of Curwen Studios, housed together in original card box, printed paper label to cover

Lot 7402 – Sale Price: £130.00

Jeremy Greenwood: 'The Graphic Work of Edward Wadsworth', Woodbridge, The Wood Lea Press, 2002, limited edition, one of 450 copies, profusely illustrated throughout as called for, folio, original black and white decorative boards based on a Wadsworth design, original slipcase

Lot 7403 – Sale Price: £260.00

Malcolm Yorke: 'Against The Grain, The Life and Art of Rigby Graham', Uppingham, Goldmark, 2015, limited edition, (36/75), numbered, one of 75 special copies with a folder of four original signed lithographs, numerous illustrations throughout as called for, folio, original cloth, pictorial label to top board, orig. bookmark loosely inserted, the four coloured lithographs each signed and numbered to margin in pencil and housed with two DVDs in original hardback cloth folder, pictorial label to top board, housed together in original slipcase

Lot 7404 – Sale Price: £160.00

David Gentleman: 'The Wood Engravings of David Gentleman', Montgomery, David Esslemont, 2000, limited edition, (252/350), signed by Gentleman and numbered, numerous illustrations throughout as called for, oblong folio, original cloth, printed paper label to spine, original slipcase

Lot 7405 – Sale Price: £220.00

Jeremy Greenwood: 'Edward Bawden editioned prints', Woodbridge, The Wood Lea Press, 2005, limited edition, one of 450 copies, profusely illustrated throughout as called for, oblong folio, original quarter cloth gilt over decorative paper covered, original slipcase, the cover paper based on a design by Bawden for the cover of 'Life in an English Village', 1949, King Penguin No.57, illustrated by Bawden

Lot 7406 – Sale Price: £220.00

Anne Ullmann (edited): 'Ravilious at War - The complete work of Eric Ravilious, September 1939 - September 1942', Upper Denby, The Fleece Press, 2002, limited edition, one of 750 copies, numerous colour illustrations throughout as called for, oblong 4to, original cloth gilt, printed label to top board, original slip case, this copy with the prospectus loosely inserted and with the optional slip case (most copies are without the slipcase)