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Auction Description for Chiswick Auctions: Fine Printed Books and Manuscripts
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Fine Printed Books and Manuscripts (361 Lots)

by Chiswick Auctions


361 lots | 351 with images

30 November 2016

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Acton, London, United Kingdom

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GREIG, Thomas Watson, of Glencarse (d. 1912). Ladies' Dress Shoes of the Nineteenth Century. Edinburgh: David Douglas, 1900. Folio. 22 chromolithographed plates (occasional light spotting, light soiling to title page, frontispiece and verso of some of the plates). Later tan quarter calf (new endpapers, light creasing to corners of prelims, light water staining to upper board). FIRST EDITION.

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Description: GREIG, Thomas Watson, of Glencarse (d. 1912). Ladies' Dress Shoes of the Nineteenth Century. Edinburgh: David Douglas, 1900. Folio. 22 chromolithographed plates (occasional light spotting, light soiling to title page, frontispiece and verso of some of the plates). Later tan quarter calf (new endpapers, light creasing to corners of prelims, light water staining to upper board). FIRST EDITION.

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[?LUCAS, Samuel]. Dacoitee in Excelsis; or the Spoilation of Oude, by The East India Company. London: J. R. Taylor, [1857]. 8vo. (Occasional light spotting.) Later half morocco gilt by Aquarius (new endpapers, light rubbing to extremities). FIRST EDITION.

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Description: [?LUCAS, Samuel]. Dacoitee in Excelsis; or the Spoilation of Oude, by The East India Company. London: J. R. Taylor, [1857]. 8vo. (Occasional light spotting.) Later half morocco gilt by Aquarius (new endpapers, light rubbing to extremities). FIRST EDITION.

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BUTLER, John (d. 1876). Travels and Adventures in the Province of Assam. London: Smith, Elder, and Co., 1855. 8vo. 7 tinted lithographed plates, one folding plate, folding map with routes marked in red (some tearing, including an old repair, tape partly removed, light browning and spotting). Later green half calf (spine faded, extremities lightly rubbed). FIRST EDITION. Abbey Travel 471; Yakushi B650.

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Description: BUTLER, John (d. 1876). Travels and Adventures in the Province of Assam. London: Smith, Elder, and Co., 1855. 8vo. 7 tinted lithographed plates, one folding plate, folding map with routes marked in red (some tearing, including an old repair, tape partly removed, light browning and spotting). Later green half calf (spine faded, extremities lightly rubbed). FIRST EDITION. Abbey Travel 471; Yakushi B650.

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INDIAN MISCELLANY - Historical and Descriptive Account of British India. Edinburgh: Oliver & Boyd, 1843. 3 volumes, 8vo. Engraved titles, folding map (light browning). Later brown half morocco (lightly rubbed). Provenance: Elphinstone Carberry Tower (bookplate),

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Description: INDIAN MISCELLANY - Historical and Descriptive Account of British India. Edinburgh: Oliver & Boyd, 1843. 3 volumes, 8vo. Engraved titles, folding map (light browning). Later brown half morocco (lightly rubbed). Provenance: Elphinstone Carberry Tower (bookplate), "J.B. Elphinstone, March 1853/4" (inscription). With 2 other books. The lot sold not subject to return. (5)

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KNIGHTON, William (1776-1836). Tropical Sketches; or Reminiscences of an Indian Journalist. London: Hurst and Blackett, 1855. 2 volumes, 8vo. Publishers advertisements at the end of vol. II (light browning, library stamps, slip of paper in gutter of vol. one, glued onto title page, not affecting text). Later quarter calf (fading to spines and corner of board of vol. II). With 3 other books of related interest. (5)

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Description: KNIGHTON, William (1776-1836). Tropical Sketches; or Reminiscences of an Indian Journalist. London: Hurst and Blackett, 1855. 2 volumes, 8vo. Publishers advertisements at the end of vol. II (light browning, library stamps, slip of paper in gutter of vol. one, glued onto title page, not affecting text). Later quarter calf (fading to spines and corner of board of vol. II). With 3 other books of related interest. (5)

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INDIAN MISCELLANY - A collection of works including Henry St. George Tucker's Memorials of Indian Government (London: Richard Bentley, 1853) and William Robertson's An Historical Disquisition Concerning The Knowledge which the Ancients Had of India (London,1817), most bound in later calf. (10)

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Description: INDIAN MISCELLANY - A collection of works including Henry St. George Tucker's Memorials of Indian Government (London: Richard Bentley, 1853) and William Robertson's An Historical Disquisition Concerning The Knowledge which the Ancients Had of India (London,1817), most bound in later calf. (10)

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MALLESON, George Bruce (1825-98, editor).  Kaye's and Malleson's History of the Indian Mutiny of 1857-8. London: W.H. Allen & Co., [1889-93]. 6 volumes, 8vo. 12 maps and plans, including one folding, 2 illustrations (occasional spotting, large folding map bound in at the end of vou. VI). Later half calf (new endpapers, extremities rubbed). Mixed editions. Sold not subject to return. (6)

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Description: MALLESON, George Bruce (1825-98, editor).  Kaye's and Malleson's History of the Indian Mutiny of 1857-8. London: W.H. Allen & Co., [1889-93]. 6 volumes, 8vo. 12 maps and plans, including one folding, 2 illustrations (occasional spotting, large folding map bound in at the end of vou. VI). Later half calf (new endpapers, extremities rubbed). Mixed editions. Sold not subject to return. (6)

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INDIAN MISCELLANY - [ANON]. Affairs of Kattywar- Part II. General Condition and Management of KattyWar. [No place]: Management of H. H. The Guicowar's Possessions in Kattywar, [?1869]. 4to. (Light browning and staining). Later half calf (rubbed). Provenance:

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Description: INDIAN MISCELLANY - [ANON]. Affairs of Kattywar- Part II. General Condition and Management of KattyWar. [No place]: Management of H. H. The Guicowar's Possessions in Kattywar, [?1869]. 4to. (Light browning and staining). Later half calf (rubbed). Provenance: "[?]Ettywar Political Agency" (inscription). With 5 other works of related interest including H. R. Panckridge's A Short History of the Bengal Club (Calcutta, 1927). (6)

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CAPPER, John.  The Three Presidencies of India: A History of the Rise and Progress of the British Indian Possessions. London: Ingram, Cooke, 1853. 8vo. Folding map of Hindostan (occasional spotting). Contemporary calf with armorial crest to both boards, gilt (rebacked, rubbed). With 6 other books of related interest. (7)

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Description: CAPPER, John.  The Three Presidencies of India: A History of the Rise and Progress of the British Indian Possessions. London: Ingram, Cooke, 1853. 8vo. Folding map of Hindostan (occasional spotting). Contemporary calf with armorial crest to both boards, gilt (rebacked, rubbed). With 6 other books of related interest. (7)

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PHILLOTT, Douglas Craven.  Cavalry Drill 1898.Translated and Published Under The Orders of Government of India by Captain D.C. Phillott. 3rd Punjab Cavalry. Kohat:

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Description: PHILLOTT, Douglas Craven.  Cavalry Drill 1898.Translated and Published Under The Orders of Government of India by Captain D.C. Phillott. 3rd Punjab Cavalry. Kohat: "Anglo Ver: Press 2, 1899. 3 volumes, 4to. (Light browning). Original grey wrappers (2 sets of 3 only, bound in), later red crushed morocco, spines titled respectively: "Hindi", "Urdu", "Gurmukhi"  (rebacked, fading to top edge of one of the volumes). Provenance: D.C. Phillott Captain, 3rd Punjab Cavalry (inscription to each vol., bookplate). With 9 other books of related interest. (12)

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The Political Controversy: or Weekly Magazine of Ministerial and Anti-Ministerial Essays. London: S. Williams, 1762. 3 volumes, 8vo. (Light browning.) Contemporary calf (rubbed). Provenance: Marbury Hall, Arthur Hugh Smith Barry (bookplate).  With 2 other books including The Elector's Guide [no. 1-no.7]. Ousegate: G. Bolland, 1826. 8vo. (Occasional spotting). Contemporary half calf (joints split, extremities rubbed). Sold not subject to return. Provenance: From the Collection of the late Hans Fellner. (5)

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Description: The Political Controversy: or Weekly Magazine of Ministerial and Anti-Ministerial Essays. London: S. Williams, 1762. 3 volumes, 8vo. (Light browning.) Contemporary calf (rubbed). Provenance: Marbury Hall, Arthur Hugh Smith Barry (bookplate).  With 2 other books including The Elector's Guide [no. 1-no.7]. Ousegate: G. Bolland, 1826. 8vo. (Occasional spotting). Contemporary half calf (joints split, extremities rubbed). Sold not subject to return. Provenance: From the Collection of the late Hans Fellner. (5)

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DOSIE, Robert (1717–77).  Memoirs of Agriculture, and other Oeconomical Arts. London: J. Nourse, 1768. 3 volumes, 8vo. (Occasional spotting.) Grey boards (rubbed, chipped). With a collection of other related works. The lot sold not subject to return. (19)

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Description: DOSIE, Robert (1717–77).  Memoirs of Agriculture, and other Oeconomical Arts. London: J. Nourse, 1768. 3 volumes, 8vo. (Occasional spotting.) Grey boards (rubbed, chipped). With a collection of other related works. The lot sold not subject to return. (19)

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[ASSEBERG, Christoph Johann von der].  Evidentissima Demonstratio, Was es mit der jenigen Schuldforderung weßhalber weyland Christoff Johann von der Asseburg wider Seinen Schwieger-Vater Weyland Stats von Münchhausen An unterschiedlichen Orten Klagen moviret hat/ für eine Bewandtniß gehabt Und daß dieselbe schon für vielen Jahren getilget sey. [No place: no publisher], 1685. Folio. (Worming to gutter with minor loss to text, light browning.) Contemporary calf (rubbed). RARE. Sold not subject to return.

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Description: [ASSEBERG, Christoph Johann von der].  Evidentissima Demonstratio, Was es mit der jenigen Schuldforderung weßhalber weyland Christoff Johann von der Asseburg wider Seinen Schwieger-Vater Weyland Stats von Münchhausen An unterschiedlichen Orten Klagen moviret hat/ für eine Bewandtniß gehabt Und daß dieselbe schon für vielen Jahren getilget sey. [No place: no publisher], 1685. Folio. (Worming to gutter with minor loss to text, light browning.) Contemporary calf (rubbed). RARE. Sold not subject to return.

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BERANGER de P. J., Louis BLANC (and others).  Almanach Republicain Pour 1849. Paris: Jules Laisne, [1849]. 12mo. (Light browning and spotting.) Original  wrappers (front wrapper almost detached, small white paint spot to upper wrapper, chipped). With F.-M.-L. Naville's De la Charite Legale, de ses Effets, de ses Causes et Specialement des Maisons de Travail, et de la Proscription de la Mendicite. Paris: Chez P. Dufart, 1836. 2 volumes, 8vo. Later cloth. (3)

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Description: BERANGER de P. J., Louis BLANC (and others).  Almanach Republicain Pour 1849. Paris: Jules Laisne, [1849]. 12mo. (Light browning and spotting.) Original  wrappers (front wrapper almost detached, small white paint spot to upper wrapper, chipped). With F.-M.-L. Naville's De la Charite Legale, de ses Effets, de ses Causes et Specialement des Maisons de Travail, et de la Proscription de la Mendicite. Paris: Chez P. Dufart, 1836. 2 volumes, 8vo. Later cloth. (3)

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ALBUM - An album of narrative and topographical watercolours and engravings tipped onto leaves extracted from Tombleson's Thames (occasional spotting), bound in 19th-century burgundy leather-effect cloth, elaborately embossed with sunbursts to the covers, gilt edges (rubbed).

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Description: ALBUM - An album of narrative and topographical watercolours and engravings tipped onto leaves extracted from Tombleson's Thames (occasional spotting), bound in 19th-century burgundy leather-effect cloth, elaborately embossed with sunbursts to the covers, gilt edges (rubbed).

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POTTER, Beatrix (1866-1943). The Tale of Mrs. Tiggy-Winkle. London: Frederick Warne and Co., [1913 or later]. 12mo. Half title, coloured plates by Beatrix Potter (endpapers lightly browned). Original tan cloth boards with coloured pictorial label mounted on upper cover, with ORIGINAL GLASSINE WRAPPER (chipped with some loss). cf. Linder p. 425; Quinby 8. The latest title mentioned in the publisher's advertisements on the glassine wrapper was first printed in 1913 (The Tale of Pigling Bland).

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Description: POTTER, Beatrix (1866-1943). The Tale of Mrs. Tiggy-Winkle. London: Frederick Warne and Co., [1913 or later]. 12mo. Half title, coloured plates by Beatrix Potter (endpapers lightly browned). Original tan cloth boards with coloured pictorial label mounted on upper cover, with ORIGINAL GLASSINE WRAPPER (chipped with some loss). cf. Linder p. 425; Quinby 8. The latest title mentioned in the publisher's advertisements on the glassine wrapper was first printed in 1913 (The Tale of Pigling Bland).

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KERR, Louisa (1800-85).  A small decorative case, c.1835, containing leaves with various inscriptions including an Ms by the astronomer Caroline Herschel (1750-1848), stating,

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Description: KERR, Louisa (1800-85).  A small decorative case, c.1835, containing leaves with various inscriptions including an Ms by the astronomer Caroline Herschel (1750-1848), stating, "Miss Kerr desires me to write something for her stam-book (so I believe it is called) I would rather comply with any other commands she would be pleased to honour me with, than to write something when I have nothing to say. But if on seeing my address Miss Kerr will think on me some times, I shall yet believe to have been writing to some purpose. Miss Caroline Herschel 376 Braunschiseiger Strasse Hannover 1836". Other figures who have signed and inscribed leaves in the case include Augusta Duchess of Cambridge, William of Hesse., Charlotte Princess of Hesse, Mary Princess of Anhalt Dessau, Adolphus Frederick, "George" (Hanover December 5th 1836), George, Prince of Mecklenburg. Also included is a pencil sketch of a castellated tower, annotated on the verso in pencil: "The Grubenhagen, drawn by Princess Louisa of Hesse ... Oct 1835". Provenance: "The gift of Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Cambridge at Offenbach, September 7th 1835" (inscription on the interior of the case). Blue board case, with floral decorations in gilt and red (lightly rubbed) and green cloth slipcase.

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Knight & Rumley's Crests of the Nobility & Gentry of the United Kingdom of Great Britain & Ireland. London: T. Griffiths, 1827. Folio, 29 engraved plates (numbered 1-27) and 2 unnumbered plates (title page spotted, light staining to plates, occasional spotting). Original green cloth, with tan paper title label to upper board (rebacked, first page of the preface strengthened in gutter with archival tape, rubbing and wear to extremities). With one other book of related interest. Sold as a collection of plates, not subject to return. (2)

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Description: Knight & Rumley's Crests of the Nobility & Gentry of the United Kingdom of Great Britain & Ireland. London: T. Griffiths, 1827. Folio, 29 engraved plates (numbered 1-27) and 2 unnumbered plates (title page spotted, light staining to plates, occasional spotting). Original green cloth, with tan paper title label to upper board (rebacked, first page of the preface strengthened in gutter with archival tape, rubbing and wear to extremities). With one other book of related interest. Sold as a collection of plates, not subject to return. (2)

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JABES, Edmond (1912-91). La Voix d'Encre. Le Caire:

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Description: JABES, Edmond (1912-91). La Voix d'Encre. Le Caire: "La Part du Sable", 1949. 8vo. Uncut (occasional light browning). Original cream wrappers (lightly browned). NUMBER 60 OF 75 COPIES. [With]: a mailing envelope addressed to Jacques Brunius, sent by Edmond Jabes (inscribed on the flap). (2)

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BOREL, Petrus (1809-59). Madame Putiphar. Paris: Leon Willem, 1878. 2 volumes, 4to. (Occasional spotting and light browning.) Original blue pictorial wrappers (vol. one: text block split and upper wrapper detached, some light browning and chipping, with protective glassine wrapper to vol. II). SIGNED by Jacques Brunius as J. B. Brunius to glassine wrapper of vol. II). With a loosely-inserted pamphlet entitled L'oeuf de l'ceil,  PRESENTATION COPY FROM THE AUTHOR (ESPINOZA) inscribed,

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Description: BOREL, Petrus (1809-59). Madame Putiphar. Paris: Leon Willem, 1878. 2 volumes, 4to. (Occasional spotting and light browning.) Original blue pictorial wrappers (vol. one: text block split and upper wrapper detached, some light browning and chipping, with protective glassine wrapper to vol. II). SIGNED by Jacques Brunius as J. B. Brunius to glassine wrapper of vol. II). With a loosely-inserted pamphlet entitled L'oeuf de l'ceil,  PRESENTATION COPY FROM THE AUTHOR (ESPINOZA) inscribed, "Pour Burnous ... Espinoza ... Avril 1938" (2)

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ACTON, Harold (1904-94).  Old Lamps for New. London: Methuen & Co Ltd, 1965. 8vo. Half title,  Original brown cloth, the spine lettered in gilt (without the dust-jacket). FIRST EDITION, PRESENTATION COPY, the front free endpaper inscribed,

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Description: ACTON, Harold (1904-94).  Old Lamps for New. London: Methuen & Co Ltd, 1965. 8vo. Half title,  Original brown cloth, the spine lettered in gilt (without the dust-jacket). FIRST EDITION, PRESENTATION COPY, the front free endpaper inscribed, "For Mason and Florence, hoping to amuse you on your voyage home, with love, from Harold, 19 December 1973." With the same author's Memoirs of an Aesthete 1939-1969 (New York, 1970, original cloth, dust-jacket, FIRST EDITION, PRESENTATION COPY, inscribed, "For Mason and Florence, with all best wishes for Christmas and the New Year, ever affectionately, Harold, 19 December 1973"; with 6 other books by Bernard Berenson including Aesthetics and History in the Visual Arts (New York, 1948), Sketch for a Self-Portrait (London, 1949), L' Arco di Costantino (Milan, 1952), Bibliografia di Bernard Berenson a cura di William Mostyn-Owen (Milan, 1955, ONE OF 1,000 COPIES), all the named items PRESENTATION COPIES to Mason and Florence Hammond; and another inscribed to the same by G. Agnew. Provenance: Professor Mason Hammond, Classical Scholar (1903-2002) & Florence Pierson Hammond (1909-99), and thence by descent. (9)

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FALKNER, Thomas (1777-1855). A Description of Patagonia and the Adjoining Parts of South America: Containing an Account of the Soil, Produce, Animals, Vales, Mountains, Rivers, Lakes, &c. of these Countries; the Religion, Government, Policy, Customs, Dress, Arms, and Language of the Indian Inhabitants; and Some Particulars relating to Falkland's Islands. Hereford: C. Pugh, 1774. 4to. 2 large folding engraved maps (small worm hole to the periphery of the first folding map, second map torn with repair to verso, light browning). Contemporary calf-backed marbled boards (spine lacking upper portion, corners lacking calf, worming to the gutter, joints split, boards rubbed). Provenance: old shelf number on front pastedown. FIRST EDITION. Sabin 23734; Spence 451.

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Description: FALKNER, Thomas (1777-1855). A Description of Patagonia and the Adjoining Parts of South America: Containing an Account of the Soil, Produce, Animals, Vales, Mountains, Rivers, Lakes, &c. of these Countries; the Religion, Government, Policy, Customs, Dress, Arms, and Language of the Indian Inhabitants; and Some Particulars relating to Falkland's Islands. Hereford: C. Pugh, 1774. 4to. 2 large folding engraved maps (small worm hole to the periphery of the first folding map, second map torn with repair to verso, light browning). Contemporary calf-backed marbled boards (spine lacking upper portion, corners lacking calf, worming to the gutter, joints split, boards rubbed). Provenance: old shelf number on front pastedown. FIRST EDITION. Sabin 23734; Spence 451.

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BULLAR, Joseph (b. 1815) & Henry BULLAR (b. 1815).  A Winter in the Azores; and a Summer at the Baths of the Furnas. London: John Van Voorst, 1841. 2 volumes, 8vo. Half title in vol. one, 2 hand-coloured aquatint frontispieces, wood-engraved illustrations, 9-pages of publisher's advertisements at the end of vol. II (some light spotting and staining). Original blue cloth decorated in blind, spines lettered in gilt (bumped, spines a little faded). Provenance: illegible old signatures on front free endpaper of vol. one (?... Welch). FIRST EDITION. Abbey Travel 72.

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Description: BULLAR, Joseph (b. 1815) & Henry BULLAR (b. 1815).  A Winter in the Azores; and a Summer at the Baths of the Furnas. London: John Van Voorst, 1841. 2 volumes, 8vo. Half title in vol. one, 2 hand-coloured aquatint frontispieces, wood-engraved illustrations, 9-pages of publisher's advertisements at the end of vol. II (some light spotting and staining). Original blue cloth decorated in blind, spines lettered in gilt (bumped, spines a little faded). Provenance: illegible old signatures on front free endpaper of vol. one (?... Welch). FIRST EDITION. Abbey Travel 72.

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VIERA Y CLAVIJO, Jose de (1731-1813).  Noticias de la Historia General de las Islas Canarias. Santa Cruz de Tenerife: Juan N. Romero, 1858-63. Additional titles with wood-engraved coats-of-arms of the Canary Islands, initials (some light spotting and browning). Contemporary calf-backed boards, spines gilt with red morocco lettering-pieces (some light rubbing). Provenance: Severino Lorenzo Betancort (old blindstamp at head of title to vol. one); Pedro Nunez Acuna (label in vol. one). [?]FIRST EDITION. (4)

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Description: VIERA Y CLAVIJO, Jose de (1731-1813).  Noticias de la Historia General de las Islas Canarias. Santa Cruz de Tenerife: Juan N. Romero, 1858-63. Additional titles with wood-engraved coats-of-arms of the Canary Islands, initials (some light spotting and browning). Contemporary calf-backed boards, spines gilt with red morocco lettering-pieces (some light rubbing). Provenance: Severino Lorenzo Betancort (old blindstamp at head of title to vol. one); Pedro Nunez Acuna (label in vol. one). [?]FIRST EDITION. (4)

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FORD, Richard (1796-1858).  A Hand-Book for Travellers in Spain, and Readers at Home. Describing the Country and Cities, the Natives and their Manners. London: John Murray, 1845. 2 parts in 2 volumes, 8vo. Half titles, printed largely in double column, folding engraved map mounted on linen at the end of vol. one, and another in a pocket at the end of vol. II, 24-pages of publisher's advertisements printed on blue paper at the end of vol. II. Original red cloth lettered in gilt and ruled in blind (faded, some wear to joints, bumped, some light staining), contained in modern boxes. Provenance: Library of the Institute of Accountants and Actuaries in Glasgow (bookplates); J. C. Knox (old signatures on titles). FIRST EDITION. (2)

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Description: FORD, Richard (1796-1858).  A Hand-Book for Travellers in Spain, and Readers at Home. Describing the Country and Cities, the Natives and their Manners. London: John Murray, 1845. 2 parts in 2 volumes, 8vo. Half titles, printed largely in double column, folding engraved map mounted on linen at the end of vol. one, and another in a pocket at the end of vol. II, 24-pages of publisher's advertisements printed on blue paper at the end of vol. II. Original red cloth lettered in gilt and ruled in blind (faded, some wear to joints, bumped, some light staining), contained in modern boxes. Provenance: Library of the Institute of Accountants and Actuaries in Glasgow (bookplates); J. C. Knox (old signatures on titles). FIRST EDITION. (2)

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PARISH, Woodbine (1796-1882).  Buenos Ayres, and The Provinces of the Rio de la Plata: their Present State, Trade, and Debt. London: John Murray, 1839. 8vo. Large folding engraved map hand-coloured in outline, folding engraved plan of Buenos Ayres, 4 lithographed plates, of which 3 of fossils, one partly hand-coloured, with a lithographed portrait of the author, with clipped signature at the foot, inserted as a frontispiece before the title, tables (some spotting and staining, 2 plates re-hinged with adhesive tape). 19th-century polished calf gilt, spine with two red morocco lettering-pieces (inner hinges broken, rubbed, some loss to labels). Provenance:

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Description: PARISH, Woodbine (1796-1882).  Buenos Ayres, and The Provinces of the Rio de la Plata: their Present State, Trade, and Debt. London: John Murray, 1839. 8vo. Large folding engraved map hand-coloured in outline, folding engraved plan of Buenos Ayres, 4 lithographed plates, of which 3 of fossils, one partly hand-coloured, with a lithographed portrait of the author, with clipped signature at the foot, inserted as a frontispiece before the title, tables (some spotting and staining, 2 plates re-hinged with adhesive tape). 19th-century polished calf gilt, spine with two red morocco lettering-pieces (inner hinges broken, rubbed, some loss to labels). Provenance: "Wm. Bragge, from J. E. Parish, Sept. [18]55" (old inscription on title); newspaper article from The Daily Mail, 1926, relating to the murder of the author's grandson, tipped-in at the front. FIRST EDITION. The book is inscribed by the author's son, Vice Admiral John Edward Parish (1822-94).

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SOUTH AMERICA, SPAIN & PORTUGAL - Antonio Bernardino PEREIRA DO LOGO.  Cinco Annos d' Emigracao na Inglaterra, na Belgica, e na Franca. Do Brigadeiro. Lisbon: Na Imprensa Nacional, 1834. [?]Volume One only (of 2). Small 8vo. Woodcut device on title (some staining, one signature starting). Contemporary calf (spine rather worn, rubbed). Provenance: Luiz Pastor de Macedo (bookplate); bookseller's label. FIRST EDITION. With 13 other books and pamphlets of related interest including Grandmaison's La Guerrilla. O Tratado del Servicio de las Tropas Ligeras en Campana (Madrid, 1794, contemporary calf), Marcos Sastre's El Tempe Arjentino, o el Delta des los Rios Uruguay, Parana y Plata (Barcelona & Buenos Aires, 1862, folding hand-coloured engraved map of Argentina, wrappers), Balbino Cortes y Morales' Cultivo de las Plantas Industriales y Aproveghamiento de Sus Raices,Tallos, Hojas, Flores y Semillas (Madrid, 1884, Part One only) and Frederico E. de Gasperi's Atlas General de la Republica del Paraguay ... Primera Edicion (Buenos Aires, 1920, coloured double-page maps, original wrappers). The lot sold not subject to return. (14)

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Description: SOUTH AMERICA, SPAIN & PORTUGAL - Antonio Bernardino PEREIRA DO LOGO.  Cinco Annos d' Emigracao na Inglaterra, na Belgica, e na Franca. Do Brigadeiro. Lisbon: Na Imprensa Nacional, 1834. [?]Volume One only (of 2). Small 8vo. Woodcut device on title (some staining, one signature starting). Contemporary calf (spine rather worn, rubbed). Provenance: Luiz Pastor de Macedo (bookplate); bookseller's label. FIRST EDITION. With 13 other books and pamphlets of related interest including Grandmaison's La Guerrilla. O Tratado del Servicio de las Tropas Ligeras en Campana (Madrid, 1794, contemporary calf), Marcos Sastre's El Tempe Arjentino, o el Delta des los Rios Uruguay, Parana y Plata (Barcelona & Buenos Aires, 1862, folding hand-coloured engraved map of Argentina, wrappers), Balbino Cortes y Morales' Cultivo de las Plantas Industriales y Aproveghamiento de Sus Raices,Tallos, Hojas, Flores y Semillas (Madrid, 1884, Part One only) and Frederico E. de Gasperi's Atlas General de la Republica del Paraguay ... Primera Edicion (Buenos Aires, 1920, coloured double-page maps, original wrappers). The lot sold not subject to return. (14)

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BENOIST, Francois-Albine Puzin de la Martiniere (c. 1724-89).  Agathe et Isidore. Amsterdam & Paris: chez Durand, 1768. 2 volumes bound in one, 8vo. 2 engraved titles, headpieces, ornaments (some spotting and staining). Contemporary calf, spine gilt in compartments, red edges (spine rubbed and lacking lettering-piece, joints splitting, rubbed). [?]FIRST EDITION. RARE. No copy recorded in The British Library.

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Description: BENOIST, Francois-Albine Puzin de la Martiniere (c. 1724-89).  Agathe et Isidore. Amsterdam & Paris: chez Durand, 1768. 2 volumes bound in one, 8vo. 2 engraved titles, headpieces, ornaments (some spotting and staining). Contemporary calf, spine gilt in compartments, red edges (spine rubbed and lacking lettering-piece, joints splitting, rubbed). [?]FIRST EDITION. RARE. No copy recorded in The British Library.

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ALBUM - [c. 1835]. 12mo. Including pencil sketches and watercolours. 19th-century red straight-grained morocco (rubbed). With a commonplace book (1897). Black half calf (rubbed) and a hand coloured acquaint of the Kremlin, Moscow ([London], 1815). With a collection of hand-coloured German satirical engravings [c.1890]. (3)

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Description: ALBUM - [c. 1835]. 12mo. Including pencil sketches and watercolours. 19th-century red straight-grained morocco (rubbed). With a commonplace book (1897). Black half calf (rubbed) and a hand coloured acquaint of the Kremlin, Moscow ([London], 1815). With a collection of hand-coloured German satirical engravings [c.1890]. (3)

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Map of the Burmese Empire Constructed from a Drawing Compiled in the Surveyor General's Office Calcutta...by James Wyld Geographer to His Majesty and H.R.H. The Duke of York. [No place: no publisher, n.d., although before 1837]. Folding hand-coloured engraved map, backed onto linen (light browning and spotting), 740mm x 570mm., slipcase. Provenance: From the Collection of the late Hans Fellner.

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Description: Map of the Burmese Empire Constructed from a Drawing Compiled in the Surveyor General's Office Calcutta...by James Wyld Geographer to His Majesty and H.R.H. The Duke of York. [No place: no publisher, n.d., although before 1837]. Folding hand-coloured engraved map, backed onto linen (light browning and spotting), 740mm x 570mm., slipcase. Provenance: From the Collection of the late Hans Fellner.

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SURREALIST JOURNALS - including Anthologie No. 2 [No place: no publisher], [?1940], and a small collection of the journal Transformaction. From the Collection of the late John Lyle. (qty)

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Description: SURREALIST JOURNALS - including Anthologie No. 2 [No place: no publisher], [?1940], and a small collection of the journal Transformaction. From the Collection of the late John Lyle. (qty)

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SURREALIST MISCELLANY - A collection of books mainly on surrealism. (qty)

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Description: SURREALIST MISCELLANY - A collection of books mainly on surrealism. (qty)

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BRECHT, George & Robert FILLIOU.  Games at the Cedilla. [New York]: Something Else Press, Inc., 1967. 8vo. White cloth, dust-jacket (browned). With a small collection of books, some signed by their authors, including Theodore Koenig's L' Aphorismose (Belgium, 1973) and Richard Genovese's A Poem ([No Place: no pub., [n.d.]). NUMBER 18 OF 20 COPIES SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. (10)

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Description: BRECHT, George & Robert FILLIOU.  Games at the Cedilla. [New York]: Something Else Press, Inc., 1967. 8vo. White cloth, dust-jacket (browned). With a small collection of books, some signed by their authors, including Theodore Koenig's L' Aphorismose (Belgium, 1973) and Richard Genovese's A Poem ([No Place: no pub., [n.d.]). NUMBER 18 OF 20 COPIES SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. (10)

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MISCELLANY - Including Warne's Juvenile Drolleries. The Ten Little Niggers. London: Frederick Warne & Co. 4to. 12 chromolithographed plates (one torn with loss, affecting top left hand corner of the image, occasional spotting). Original blue printed wrappers (chipped, with minor loss, partly detached). Provenance: Elliott & Cozens General & Fancy Drapery Warehouse (2 advertisements tipped-in). With An Anthology of Cocktails together with Selected Observations by A Distinguished Gathering and Diverse Thoughts for Great Occasions (London: Booth's Distilleries, [n.d.] and Heinrich Hoffmann's The English Struwwelpeter or Pretty Stories and Funny Pictures (Leipzig, [n.d.]). The lot sold not subject to return. (3)

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Description: MISCELLANY - Including Warne's Juvenile Drolleries. The Ten Little Niggers. London: Frederick Warne & Co. 4to. 12 chromolithographed plates (one torn with loss, affecting top left hand corner of the image, occasional spotting). Original blue printed wrappers (chipped, with minor loss, partly detached). Provenance: Elliott & Cozens General & Fancy Drapery Warehouse (2 advertisements tipped-in). With An Anthology of Cocktails together with Selected Observations by A Distinguished Gathering and Diverse Thoughts for Great Occasions (London: Booth's Distilleries, [n.d.] and Heinrich Hoffmann's The English Struwwelpeter or Pretty Stories and Funny Pictures (Leipzig, [n.d.]). The lot sold not subject to return. (3)

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FLAXMAN, John (1755-1826) & Henry LANDSEER (1802-73).  Anatomical Studies of the Bones and Muscles, for the Use of Artists. London: M.A. Nattali, 1833. Folio. Engraved frontispiece, 21 plates after Flaxman and Landseer (endpapers browned, light spotting, library stamps in blind to each page). Original red cloth, titled in gilt (shelf sticker on spine and front board). Provenance: Augustus Spencer (1860-1924)

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Description: FLAXMAN, John (1755-1826) & Henry LANDSEER (1802-73).  Anatomical Studies of the Bones and Muscles, for the Use of Artists. London: M.A. Nattali, 1833. Folio. Engraved frontispiece, 21 plates after Flaxman and Landseer (endpapers browned, light spotting, library stamps in blind to each page). Original red cloth, titled in gilt (shelf sticker on spine and front board). Provenance: Augustus Spencer (1860-1924) "Science and Art Department of the Committee of Council on Education, School of Art, Keighley. Presented to Augustus Spencer for Success in the Elementary Section of the Course of Instruction in Art. By Order of the Lords of the Committee of Privy Council on Education 1879" (prize label); Municipal Art School, Leicester (ex-libris sticker).

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BINDINGS - Les Cinq Livres de F. Rabelais. Paris: Librairie des Bibliophiles, 1885. 4 volumes, 8vo. (Occasional light spotting.) Contemporary red morocco (one spine faded). Provenance: John Cunn Bailey (bookplate). With a small collection of bindings. (15)

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Description: BINDINGS - Les Cinq Livres de F. Rabelais. Paris: Librairie des Bibliophiles, 1885. 4 volumes, 8vo. (Occasional light spotting.) Contemporary red morocco (one spine faded). Provenance: John Cunn Bailey (bookplate). With a small collection of bindings. (15)

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Atlas de la Monarchie Prussienne. London: [no publisher], 1788. Folio. 10 engraved maps, 93 engraved plates, folding tables (lacking tables H and P, occasional staining and spotting). Contemporary half calf (worn). Provenance: unidentified armorial bookplate; From the Collection of the late Hans Fellner. Sold not subject to return.

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Description: Atlas de la Monarchie Prussienne. London: [no publisher], 1788. Folio. 10 engraved maps, 93 engraved plates, folding tables (lacking tables H and P, occasional staining and spotting). Contemporary half calf (worn). Provenance: unidentified armorial bookplate; From the Collection of the late Hans Fellner. Sold not subject to return.

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MISCELLANY - A collection of works dating from the 18th-early 20th century. Provenance: From the Collection of the late Hans Fellner. (5)

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Description: MISCELLANY - A collection of works dating from the 18th-early 20th century. Provenance: From the Collection of the late Hans Fellner. (5)

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CAMERA SCRIPTS - The Two Ronnies (1983),

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Description: CAMERA SCRIPTS - The Two Ronnies (1983), "The Dawson Watch: Culture" (1980) and "Funny Man"  (1981, starring Jimmy Jewell). Provenance: From the Collection of Robert Goodman, who has signed each of the scripts. (3).

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CAMERA SCRIPTS - A collection of original camera scripts including Bread - Episode Twelve, Terry and June (Series 9),

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Description: CAMERA SCRIPTS - A collection of original camera scripts including Bread - Episode Twelve, Terry and June (Series 9), "Ill Met by Moonlight" (1985, some rusting from binding clip), Terry and June (1980), The Return of Shelley- Episode Six - "The Big S". Provenance: from the Collection of Robert Goodman who appeared in each of the programmes, each script being signed by Mr Goodman. (4)

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CAMERA SCRIPT - Yes Minister No. 6: Jobs For the Boys. (1980), and 2 rehearsal scripts for the same with notes by actor Robert Goodman, who appeared in the episode as a waiter. Provenance: From the Collection of Robert Goodman, who has signed two of the scripts. (3)

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Description: CAMERA SCRIPT - Yes Minister No. 6: Jobs For the Boys. (1980), and 2 rehearsal scripts for the same with notes by actor Robert Goodman, who appeared in the episode as a waiter. Provenance: From the Collection of Robert Goodman, who has signed two of the scripts. (3)

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Description: CAMERA SCRIPTS - "Basil Brush - 1980 Series, Programme 5" , "Basil Brush - 1980 Series", Programme 7", [with]: 3 pages of sides/extra pages, "Keep it in the Family - Episode 7- Takeaway Sunday" , Ray Galton and Johnny Speight's Spooner's Patch (1980). Provenance: From the Collection of Robert Goodman, who has signed each of the scripts. (4)

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CAMERA SCRIPTS (BBC/LWT DRAMA). - includingThe Merry Wives of Windsor (BBC Shakespeare), The Legend of King Arthur, Part Seven & Eight (1979), Great Expectations (1981), Weekend Playhouse 'Singles Weekend' ([1984]). Provenance: From the Collection of actor Robert Goodman who has signed each of the scripts. (4)

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Description: CAMERA SCRIPTS (BBC/LWT DRAMA). - includingThe Merry Wives of Windsor (BBC Shakespeare), The Legend of King Arthur, Part Seven & Eight (1979), Great Expectations (1981), Weekend Playhouse 'Singles Weekend' ([1984]). Provenance: From the Collection of actor Robert Goodman who has signed each of the scripts. (4)

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CAMERA SCRIPTS - A collection of camera scripts, including: Whoops Apocalypse (1981), Keith Waterhouse's West End Tales (1980), The Bill: Fools Gold,  (1989), Brian Glover's Hazel and the Greasy Gunners (1979). With a collection of other related material. Provenance: The named scripts are signed by actor Robert Goodman who appeared in the programmes. (8)

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Description: CAMERA SCRIPTS - A collection of camera scripts, including: Whoops Apocalypse (1981), Keith Waterhouse's West End Tales (1980), The Bill: Fools Gold,  (1989), Brian Glover's Hazel and the Greasy Gunners (1979). With a collection of other related material. Provenance: The named scripts are signed by actor Robert Goodman who appeared in the programmes. (8)

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HOARE, Katharin L. (1847-1931).  The Art of Tatting ... With an Introduction by H. M. The Queen of Roumania. London: Longmans, Green and Co., 1910. 4to. Half title, collotype frontispiece, title printed in red and black, 53 collotype plates (blue ink stain at lower edge not affecting letters or plate images). Original reen and tan cloth gilt, uncut. FIRST EDITION. Loosely-inserted is a specimen of fine lacework; a pencil note on the front pastedown states:

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Description: HOARE, Katharin L. (1847-1931).  The Art of Tatting ... With an Introduction by H. M. The Queen of Roumania. London: Longmans, Green and Co., 1910. 4to. Half title, collotype frontispiece, title printed in red and black, 53 collotype plates (blue ink stain at lower edge not affecting letters or plate images). Original reen and tan cloth gilt, uncut. FIRST EDITION. Loosely-inserted is a specimen of fine lacework; a pencil note on the front pastedown states: "With Specimen worked by Queen Marie of Roumania." With the Marques de Valverde's Catalogo de la Exposicion de Lenceria y Encajes Espanoles del Siglo XVI al XIX (Madrid, 1915, original cloth). (2)

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LAYARD, Austen Henry (1817-94). Discoveries in the Ruins of Nineveh and Babylon; with Travels in Armenia, Kurdistan and the Desert. London: John Murray, 1853. 8vo. Half title, folding engraved frontispiece, 13 plates and plans, some folding, illustrations, some full-page (frontispiece stained, occasional spotting). Original pictorial cloth decorated in blind, spine lettered in gilt. Provenance: Aedes Carthusianae (armorial bookplate). FIRST EDITION. With 4 other miscellaneous books. (5)

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Description: LAYARD, Austen Henry (1817-94). Discoveries in the Ruins of Nineveh and Babylon; with Travels in Armenia, Kurdistan and the Desert. London: John Murray, 1853. 8vo. Half title, folding engraved frontispiece, 13 plates and plans, some folding, illustrations, some full-page (frontispiece stained, occasional spotting). Original pictorial cloth decorated in blind, spine lettered in gilt. Provenance: Aedes Carthusianae (armorial bookplate). FIRST EDITION. With 4 other miscellaneous books. (5)

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MISCELLANY- Annales du Musee. Paris: C.P. Landon, [1801-08]. 20 volumes, 8vo. Engraved illustrations (occasional spotting). Contemporary calf (some loss to spines, rubbed). Sold not subject to return. With a collection of other works, mainly early 20th century illustrated: including: P.-Verneuil's Etoffes Japonaises Tissees & Brochees. (Paris, [n.d]., C. Lewis Hind's Turner's Golden Visions. (London, 1910), L. Bordes Oeuvres Choisies des Grands Artistes XiX Siecle. (Paris, [n.d]., Daniel Henry Kahnweiler's The Sculptures of Picasso (London, 1949), OSacheverell Sitwell's Old Fashioned Flowers (London, [n.d].), Augustus John's Chiaroscuro (London, 1952), Edward and Stephani Godwin's Warrior Bard * The Life of William Morris (London, 1947) Leo Bates' Where the rainbow Ends (London, [n.d].) (water damage to boards). (qty)

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Description: MISCELLANY- Annales du Musee. Paris: C.P. Landon, [1801-08]. 20 volumes, 8vo. Engraved illustrations (occasional spotting). Contemporary calf (some loss to spines, rubbed). Sold not subject to return. With a collection of other works, mainly early 20th century illustrated: including: P.-Verneuil's Etoffes Japonaises Tissees & Brochees. (Paris, [n.d]., C. Lewis Hind's Turner's Golden Visions. (London, 1910), L. Bordes Oeuvres Choisies des Grands Artistes XiX Siecle. (Paris, [n.d]., Daniel Henry Kahnweiler's The Sculptures of Picasso (London, 1949), OSacheverell Sitwell's Old Fashioned Flowers (London, [n.d].), Augustus John's Chiaroscuro (London, 1952), Edward and Stephani Godwin's Warrior Bard * The Life of William Morris (London, 1947) Leo Bates' Where the rainbow Ends (London, [n.d].) (water damage to boards). (qty)

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GARIBALDI, Giuseppe (1807-82). Monochrome photograph, SIGNED

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Description: GARIBALDI, Giuseppe (1807-82). Monochrome photograph, SIGNED "G. Garibaldi" and dated [18]81, with decorative border, framed between two pieces of glass, 80mm x 50mm. With 4 other small framed photographs from the same period. (5)

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