ALL THINGS PAPER INCLUDING BOOKS, ENGRAVINGS, STAMPS, CIGARETTE CARDS ETC

Wednesday 13th April 2022

Online only auction, commences at 10 am Wednesday 13th April

Viewing by appointment only Tuesday 12th April 10am till 2pm

Condition reports are also available - more details
All enquiries & commission bids prior to 4pm Tuesday 12th April

Sale starts 10am Wednesday

WE ARE CLOSED ON GOOD FRIDAY AND EASTER MONDAY

Please read our information for buyers for full details, including payment and collection.

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  • Bidders are to consider electrical lots as spares and repairs, and to be purchased at their own risk

 

 

 

Sale Currency: GBP

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Lot 21

A COLLECTION OF VINTAGE HOUSEKEEPING AND COOKERY BOOKS to include 'The Household Physician' by J. McGregor-Robertson, 1902, 'Every Mother's Book or The Child's Best Doctor' by Alfred Fennings, 250 Recipes by Elizabeth Craig, Be-Ro Home Recipes, McDougall's Cookery Book, 'Diets in use at St. Thomas's Hospital' 1936, and a hand written recipe book

Hammer price: £45

Estimate: £20-40

Lot 22

'HEAVY HORSES BREEDS AND MANAGEMENT', No. III Live Stock Handbooks 1894 together with 'The Book of the Horse' edited by Brian Vesey-Fitzgerald 1949, 'Thy Servant The Horse' written and illustrated by Lionel Edwards and various other books about the countryside (12)

Hammer price: £25

Estimate: £30-50

Lot 23

AVIATION INTEREST - A BOX MAGAZINES, BOOKLETS ETC. to include 'Air Training Corps Gazette' 1945, 'Air Reserve Gazette' 1946, Air-Crew Lecture Notes, Aircraft Servicing Form dated 1947 etc

Hammer price: £18

Estimate: £20-40

Lot 24

TWO BOXES OF BOOKS - MAINLY POETRY AND PLAYS

Hammer price: £25

Estimate: £30-40

Lot 25

A COLLECTION OF SCIENCE FICTION BOOK CLUB HARDBACK BOOKS DATING FROM 1954 - 1961 (not a complete run), to include Philip K. Dick 'World of Chance', Wyndham 'The Kraken Wakes', Ray Bradbury 'Fahrenheit 451', Isaac Asimov, Arthur C. Clarke etc. (32) together with four others including Poul Anderson - 'Shield' 1963 (36 books in total)¦
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Hammer price: £65

Estimate: £80-120

Lot 26

FREEMASONRY BOOKS to include John Fellows - 'The Mysteries of Freemasonry; or, An Exposition of the Religious Dogmas and Customs of The Ancient Egyptians; showing from the origin, nature and object of the rites and ceremonies of remote antiquity, their identity with the order of modern masonry, with some remarks on the metamorphosis of apuleius.'published by Reeves & Turner 1866, 'The Lectures of the Three Degrees in Craft Masonry...' 1914, Worcestershire Masonic Year Book 1951-52 and ' 'Emulation Ritual', 4th edition 1974 (4)

Hammer price: £32

Estimate: £30-50

Lot 27

'THE DIARY OF SAMUEL PEPYS', eleven volume set edited by Robert Latham & William Matthews, published by Bell & Hyman 1970s/80s together with seven duplicate volumes (18)

Hammer price: £50

Estimate: £40-60

Lot 28

'CHEDDAR GORGE A BOOK OF ENGLISH CHEESES', edited by John Squire with illustrations by Ernest H. Shepard 1937, limited edition 106/220 signed by both author and illustrator¦
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Hammer price: £65

Estimate: £40-60

Lot 29

A MINIATURE SET OF THE WORKS OF WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE, red leather, published by Allied Newspapers Ltd. in 40 volumes and 'Biography & Glossary' (41) contained in a wooden box

Hammer price: £200

Estimate: £40-60

Lot 30

AN OAK MINIATURE BOOKSHELF WITH SET OF ASPREY & CO. LTD. REFERENCE LIBRARY BOOKS, comprising Encyclopaedia, Gazetteer, Atlas, Dictionary, French & Latin Quotations, English Quotations & Proverbs, Classics & Mythology and non matching French-English Dictionary, all A/F¦
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Hammer price: £38

Estimate: £20-30

Lot 31

A QUANTITY OF MAGAZINES AND PUBLICATIONS to include "Bibby's Annuals" 1913 and 1915, "The Unfinished", Bruno Frost Ltd. Ed. 373/1000 (5489)

Hammer price: £20

Estimate: £20-40

Lot 32

GIL BLAS, ILLUSTRE HEBDOMADAIRE 50+ COPIES, various dates 1894 - 1897

Hammer price: £150

Estimate: £40-60

Lot 33

A SMALL SUITCASE OF BOOKLETS AND EPHEMERA to include guide books, plays, 1940s / 50s etc

Hammer price: £40

Estimate: £20-40

Lot 34

BIBBY'S ANNUAL 1912, 1913, 1921 AND 1936 (4)

Hammer price: £18

Estimate: £20-40

Lot 35

A SMALL COLLECTION OF BOOKS RELATED TO THE BATTLE OF WATERLOO, together with two folders of information related to "The Association of Friends of The Waterloo Committee" (11)

Hammer price: £15

Estimate: £20-40

Lot 36

FOLIO SOCIETY BOOKS to include 'The War in the Peninsular' by William Napier and 'The Lives of George and Robert Stephenson' by Samuel Smiles etc. (12)

Hammer price: £30

Estimate: £30-40

Lot 37

'THE SAS AND LRDG ROLL OF HONOUR 1941-47', three volume boxed set with user guide, Limited Edition 681/750, still has shrink wrap although split one side¦
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Hammer price: £130

Estimate: £60-100

Lot 38

SIX BOXES OF COUNTRY HOUSE GUIDES, CASTLES, CATHEDRALS ETC.

Hammer price: £30

Estimate: £30-40

Lot 39

NATURALIST 1915-34, a monthly illustrated journal principally for the North of England, a complete run in bound volumes and monthly parts

Hammer price: £45

Estimate: £50-70

Lot 40

CAMDEN SOCIETY TRANSACTIONS, two boxes

Hammer price: £45

Estimate: £30-40

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