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Victoria History of the County of Gloucester Volume IV, The City of Gloucester, Who's Who in Gloucester 1910 and 1924, Smythe's Lives of the Berkeley's 1821 and various other books relating to Gloucester, a small booklet, "Safety Precautions for Railway Shop Men 1934", a quantity of "My Best Railway Photographs", various dates, all pub by Ian Allen, photographs taken by different photographers and three other related volumes (Lot no: 1 in sale on 06/06/2017)
Estimate £40.00 to £60.00
"Excursions in the County of Essex ... forming a complete guide for the traveller and tourist", London 1818, folding map frontis, engraved half title, various other engravings, leather back board and back strip missing, front board detached with Joshua Archer 1841-65, Map of Nottinghamshire and Map of Gloucestershire (3) (Lot no: 2 in sale on 06/06/2017)
Estimate £15.00 to £25.00
The Rev J G Wood
"The Illustrated Natural History
", Vol. 1 Mammalia, Vol. 2 Birds, Vol. 3 Reptiles, Fishes Molluscs etc, Routledge, Warne, London, Vol. 1 front board and back strip detached, half leather, Ills. throughout, marbled boards, gilt titles on pastedowns to backstrip, with the "Book of Days", 2 vols. 1864 and 1863, marbled boards, half leather, gilt titles, with "Welcome Guest", 6 vols, all marbled boards, half leather but rather rubbed, 1 vol. of the Cornhill Magazine 1860, marbled boards, half leather, gilt titles, "Eliza Cook's Journal" 1852, half leather, marbled boards and two volumes Cassell's "Penny Readings", marbled boards, half leather, gilt paystands a bit bumped and rubbed (16) (Lot no: 3 in sale on 06/06/2017)
Estimate £30.00 to £50.00
Fine bindings:- Dumas, Alexandre, Works including "The Queen's Necklace", "Forty Five Guardsmen", "Regent's Daughter", etc, 8 vols, half green leather, green boards, gilt decorations and raised bands to back strip, red paste downs with gilt titles, marbled end papers, marbled edges, a hand written journal dated October 4 1870, a full leather pocket with tablet integral three slates and the stylus, and 6 other volumes (Lot no: 4 in sale on 06/06/2017)
Sold for £75.00
J Donaldson, Professor
"British Agriculture: containing the Cultivation of Land, Management of Crops and the Economy of Animals..."
, London, Atchley & Co 1860, frontis with tissue guard, Ills. throughout, hinges cracked, green blind stamp cloth with gilt titles, including price of £3...3..0 (Lot no: 5 in sale on 06/06/2017)
Estimate £20.00 to £30.00
Japanese book in the manner of Harunobu, with a column of verse -commentary at the side of the illustration, some wear to some of the faces, and another Japanese storybook with images at the top of the page and characters but the ink is very faded, both with limp covers (2) (Lot no: 7 in sale on 06/06/2017)
Sold for £10.00
Macquoid, Percy
"A History of English Furniture, the Age of Oak"
, Lawrence & Bullen 1904 and "The Age of Mahogany and Satinwood", Lawrence & Bullen 1906, colour frontis, various b/w photographic ills and colour pls with tissue guards, F, half leather, rather bumped and worn
R W Symonds
"English Furniture from Charles II to George II..."
, the Connoisseur Ltd 1929, colour front, various photographic ills and pls (3 vols)
Long, Basil
"British Miniaturists"
, London, Geoffrey Bles, 1929, plates at the back of the book, blue cloth, gilt titles, Folio and
Williamson, George, C
"Andrew and Nathaniel Plimer Miniature Painters, their lives and their works",
George Bell & Sons 1903, plates throughout with tissue guards, blue cloth, gilt titles, very faded (5) (Lot no: 8 in sale on 06/06/2017)
Sold for £10.00
"Flora & Sylva, a Monthly Review for Lovers of Garden, Woodland Tree or Flower... edited, printed and published for W Robinson", pub 17 Furnival Street, London, vol 1 1903, vol 2 1904 and vol 3 1905, numerous coloured pls with tissue guards and other ills through the text, dark red cl with gt titles to backstrip (3 vols) (Lot no: 9 in sale on 06/06/2017)
Estimate £30.00 to £50.00
Mrs Beeton's Everyday Cookery Book 1923, colour frontis, colour and other plates, and
Francillon, W G R

"Good Cookery"
, Dent & Sons, 1944 and
Cocker G. and Godfrey B. V.
"Cook and Hostess"
, Dent & Sons 1958 and another "Plan and Cook" 1954 and two other related volumes (6) (Lot no: 10 in sale on 06/06/2017)
Sold for £5.00
The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam, Collins (nd), ills.Charles Robinson, colour frontis and other colour plates, decorations around the text, pictorial red cloth, gilt titles, "No. 3 Joy Street", Basil Blackwell, contributions by Walter de la Mare, A.A. Milne, Hilaire Belloc, Eleanor Farjeon, etc, colour plates and illustrations throughout, decorated cloth,
De Brunhoff, Jean
"The Story of Babar The Little Elephant
" with a preface by A.A. Milne, Methuen 1934, binding loose, the ffep repaired attached to the title page, back strip missing, Folio, and various other volumes (1 box) (Lot no: 11 in sale on 06/06/2017)
Sold for £22.00
"Liber Quotidianus Contra Rotulatoris Garderobae Anno Regni Regis, Edwardi Primi...", London J Nicholls 1787, armorial crest on tp, marbled bds, 1/2 leather, rather bumped and rubbed
"Records of the Wardrobe and Household 1225-1286"
, London, Her Majesty's Stationery Office 1977, cl with dj, 'The Peerage' missing bds, pages, backstrip, etc.
"The General Shopbook or the Tradesman's Universal Director, being a most useful and necessary compendium..."
, disbound, missing pls, bds, etc. (4) (Lot no: 12 in sale on 06/06/2017)
Estimate £20.00 to £30.00
Quantity of books relating to Gloucestershire and Gloucester including
Harris, J. Henry (Ed)
"Robert Raikes The Man and his Works..."
Bristol, J.W. Arrowsmith, frontis portrait with tissue guard, brown cloth with gilt titles,
Hicks-Beach, Mrs William
"A Cotswold Family Hicks and Hicks-Beach
", Heinemann 1909, plates, grey cloth, gilt titles,
"The Berkeley Estate 1281-1417"
etc. (1 box) (Lot no: 13 in sale on 06/06/2017)
Sold for £20.00
Mockler, Mike
"Flights of Imagination, an illustrated anthology of bird of poetry"

Turvey, Simon (b.1957)

Buzzard flying over a rocky landscape with sheep beneath, signed lower right, 38cm x 57cm (the original painting for the illustration of the buzzard poem in the book) (2) (Lot no: 14 in sale on 06/06/2017)
Estimate £50.00 to £75.00
Militaria, a large quantity of books relating to various battles including:
Doherty "A Noble Crusade The History of the 8th Army 1941-1945",
Spellmount 1999, dust jacket
Fuller, J.F.C.
"Decisive battles of the Western World and their influence upon History"
in 3 vols
Reitz, Deneys
"Trekking on"
, Faber & Faber (1933), folding maps, blue cloth, gilt titles, back strip rather worn and various other volumes (1 box) (Lot no: 15 in sale on 06/06/2017)
Sold for £10.00
Militaria - Quantity of books including Famous Regiments
"The Royal Dragoons", The Queen's Royal Regiment", (West Surrey), "The Royal Hampshire Regiment", "The Royal Norfolk Regiment"
, all with dust jackets, The Rifle Brigade Chronicle 1930, 1932 and 1933,
Strawson, John

"A History of the S.A.S. Regiment",
Guild Publishing 1984 and various other volumes (1 box) (Lot no: 16 in sale on 06/06/2017)
Sold for £10.00
A quantity of Folio Society books including "The Best of Dorothy Parker", "Coleridge", "Mapping the World", all within their slip cases (17) (Lot no: 17 in sale on 06/06/2017)
Sold for £20.00
Heyerdahl, Thor
"American Indians in the Pacific The Theory behind the Kon-tiki Exhibition",
George Allen and Unwin 1952, photographic illustrations throughout, brown cloth, gilt titles to back strip,
Chatterton E. Keble
"Ships and Ways of other Days",
Sidgwick & Jackson 1913, illustrated, colour frontis, pictorial blue boards with gilt title and pictorial pastedown to front board,
Various volumes relating to Lord Nelson
(1 box) (Lot no: 18 in sale on 06/06/2017)
Estimate £15.00 to £25.00
Quantity of Dickens Works including: Chapman & Hall reprinted from stereotype plates May 1889, marble boards, cloth back strip, red pastedowns, small 8vo; Chapman & Hall 1906, green cloth, gilt titles to back strip, blind stamp to back strip,
Dickens, Charles
"Mr Pickwick, pages from the Pickwick Papers"
, Hodder & Stoughton, Ills. Frank Reynolds colour plates with tissue guards, red cloth, pictorial pastedown to front board, gilt titles,
"Dombey & Son"
, Chapman & Hall 1890, illustrated F. Barnard, red cloth,
"Thackeray's Works"
, Smith Elder & Co 1887, small octavo, marble boards, red backstrip with black pastedown to backstrip and one other volume (2 boxes) (Lot no: 19 in sale on 06/06/2017)
Estimate £20.00 to £40.00
Mee, Arthur
Various volumes "The King's England"
including Norfolk, Devon, Shropshire, London,
Hutton, Edward

various volumes, "Highways and Byways"
including Kent, Somerset, Gloucester, Berkshire etc., three Penguin Guides G1, 2 and 3,
Cartwright, Julia
"The Pilgrim's Way from Winchester to Canterbury"
John Murray 1911, Ills., colour plates with tissue guards and other volumes (1 box) (Lot no: 20 in sale on 06/06/2017)
Sold for £5.00
Creswick, E Louis
"South Africa and the Trans-Vaal War"
in six vols, Edinburgh T C & E C Jack 1900, various vols of "The Horseman's Year" through the 1950's, "Priestley's Bible" and "Altar of the Household" (1 box) (Lot no: 21 in sale on 06/06/2017)
Sold for £15.00
Railwayana:- Quantity of GWR Swindon Engineering Society Transactions, early 1900's and through the 20's and 30's (1 box) (Lot no: 22 in sale on 06/06/2017)
Sold for £15.00
Various reference books including:-
Chaffers "Marks and Monograms on Pottery and Porcelain"
Godden, Geoffrey A "An Illustrated Encyclopaedia of British Pottery and Porcelain"
Pugh, P D Gordon "Staffordshire Portrait Figures"
Gilhespy F Brayshaw "Derby Porcelain"
Jones, Anthony "Charles Rennie Mackintosh", etc. (2 boxes) (Lot no: 23 in sale on 06/06/2017)
Estimate £30.00 to £40.00
Gloucestershire Records Series sponsored by the British and Gloucestershire Archeological Society, 26 vols, all with dust jackets, various paperback volumes of the British and Gloucestershire Archeological Society and books relating to Gloucestershire including Gibbs "A Cotswold Village", a folding linen back map and various volumes (3 boxes) (Lot no: 24 in sale on 06/06/2017)
Sold for £10.00
Shaw, Richard Norman
"Architectural Sketches from the Continent"
, published London 1872, large folio, plates, disbound, front and back boards, no backstrip
Lyson, Samuel
"A Collection of Gloucestershire Antiquities"
, London T Cadell & W Davies 1804, disbound, no boards, some worm damage, large folio
Buhlmann, J
"Die Architektur des Klassischen Altertums und der Renaissance..."
"History of Art by its Monuments... translated from the French of Seroux D'Agincourt"
, Longman, Brown, Green & Longmans 1847, large folio, plates, disbound with back and front board, half-leather and marbled boards but very rubbed and worn (4) (Lot no: 25 in sale on 06/06/2017)
Various bibles and prayer books including:-
Hepworth Dixon, William "Her Majesty's Tower", Cassell & Co 1901, pictorial cloth, gilt titles and two fine bindings (1 box) (Lot no: 26 in sale on 06/06/2017)
Sold for £10.00
Large quantity of The Veteran and Vintage magazine dating through the 50's, 60's and early 70's, all within black files, gilt titles and dated,
Karslake, Kent and Pomeroy, Laurence

"From Veteran to Vintage, the history of motoring and motor cars from 1884 to 1914"
, Temple Press Limited 1956
Wheatley, Richard C
"The Restoration of Vintage and Thoroughbred Cars"
, Batsford 1969
Bird, Anthony
"The Motor Car 1765-1914"
, Batsford 1960
Moss, Stirling
"In the Track of Speed"
, Frederick Muller 1957 (1 box) (Lot no: 27 in sale on 06/06/2017)
Estimate £80.00 to £120.00
Quantity of Archaelogia Cantiana published by Kent Archeological Society, Headley Bros Ltd, Ashford, Kent 1950's, 60's through to the 2000's (2 boxes) (not necessarily a complete run) (Lot no: 28 in sale on 06/06/2017)
Sold for £20.00
Various children's books including:-
Rackham, Arthur (ills)
"Undine...", William Heinemann 1920, colour plates tipped in, with tissue guards, blue cloth, black titles and pictorial front board, pictorial backstrip, top of backstrip chipped
Quantity of Ladybird books
Tourtel, Mary
"The Monster Rupert", Sampson Low Marston, child's name inscribed on ffep, pictorial boards and three other Rupert annuals and a Rupert Adventure Series No.2 "Rupert and Uncle Bruno", a Daily Express publication, limp covers
Potter, Beatrix
"The Roly Poly Pudding", Frederick Warne, copyright 1908, front board scribbled and written on and five other Beatrix Potter books (1 box) (Lot no: 29 in sale on 06/06/2017)
Sold for £40.00
Fine bindings including:-
"Pickwick Papers"
Johansen, Hjalmar
"With Nansen in the North, a record of the Fram Expedition in 1893 to 96", Ward Locke & Co 1899, full leather with the crest of the North Yorkshire Society's School founded 1812, two other full leather vols with the same crest and four other volumes (8) (Lot no: 30 in sale on 06/06/2017)
Sold for £30.00
Robertson, Mrs Hannah
"The Young Ladies School of Arts. containing a great variety of practical receipts...
with a complete cookery. Also a great many curious receipts, both useful and entertaining, never before published", a new edition corrected, two vols bound as one, Edinburgh, Robert Jameson 1777, first pages loose, ffep missing, contemporary writing on the blank leaf, contemporary boards, front and back board detached, backstrip very worn but still present (just), final page is 171 of second volume
Culpepper, Nich
"The English Physician Enlarged... medicines made of English herbs..."
, London, S Ballard, etc. 1741, many contemporary annotations on most pages, the binding has split pages 182 and 183, contemporary full leather (2) (Lot no: 31 in sale on 06/06/2017)
Sold for £50.00
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