Antiques & Collectables at 10.30am
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Took place on Friday 31st of October 2014
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HISTORY OF OLD ST. MARTINS by John Thackray Bunce, published by Cornish Bros., 1875, in green and gilt tooled binding
PICTURESQUE VIEWS ON THE UPPER OR WARWICKSHIRE AVON by Samuel Ireland, published by Faulder 1795, in calf tooled board cover
PETER SCOTT OBSERVATIONS OF WILDLIFE published by Phaidon, Oxford 1980, signed by the Author, and THE STORY OF THE MIKADO by W.S. Gilbert, published by Daniel OConnor 1921, in cloth binding, no cover
CHINESECHE KUNST WERKE a profusely colour illustrated collection of antique Chinese objects by R.L. Hobson, published by Ernst Wasmuth in Berlin in 1927, having gilt tooled cloth cover
TABLE GAMES OF GEORGIAN AND VICTORIAN DAYS by F.R.B. Whitehouse, published by Peter Garnett in 1951, printed at the Alcuin Press, and cased by the Chad Valley Company Limited Birmingham, this copy bears presentation inscription from the author, with original hard case
ENGLISH, SCOTTISH AND IRISH TABLE GLASS by G. Bernard Hughes, hard cover, published in 1956 by B.T. Batsford, London, profusely illustrated throughout with dust cover
ENGLISH GOLDSMITHS AND THEIR MARKS by Sir Charles James Jackson, second edition published in 1949, produced by Borden Publishing Company, Los Angeles, California for Batsford of London, gilt tooled blue hard cover
EXAMPLES OF EARLY ENGLISH POTTERY NAMED, DATED AND INSCRIBED by John Elliot and Edith Hodgkin, published in 1891, profusely illustrated throughout, having pictorial front cover, numbered limited edition 342/500, 1 volume
THE WORKS OF SHAKESPEARE published by Virtue & Company, Imperial Edition, edited by Charles Knight with a note appended to frontispiece Philip ***, 2 volumes
ONE HUNDRED PARLOUR TRICKS AND PROBLEMS by A B NORMAN, third edition 1931 and four other hardback volumes together with three paperback volumes and eight magic pamphlets
BRUCE BAIRNSFATHER Bullets & Billets and From Mud to Mufti, published by Grant Richards, two red cloth volumes (2)
A COLLECTION OF BOOKS AND BOOKLETS, including Views of Edinburgh Beautiful Ireland in Verse and Picture More Looking Back (Leamington Spa) Motoring Illustration of The Kingdom of England and Dominion of Wales by John Ogilby
A COLLECTION OF EIGHT CHILDRENS BOOKS AND BOOKLETS, including Mickey Mouse Annual, Little Scholars ABC, Amanda Janes Adventures etc.
A COLLECTION OF SEVEN CHILDRENS BOOKS, including The Advice of the Dandelions John Gilpin, illustrated by Randolph Caldecott The Dragon Farm by B.G. Williamson etc.
A COLLECTION OF HOLLYWOOD ALBUMS from 1950s onwards, five volumes PREVIEW FILM ANNUAL, three volumes FILM WORLD ALBUM, one volume PICTURE SHOW ANNUALS, four volumes and THE MOVIES, one volume (14)
THE SKETCH May 2nd - 8th November 1894, one volume
A SELECTION OF CHILDRENS BOOKS to include; Little Grey Rabbit, Enid Blyton - Five Get into Trouble, Lorna Doone, Alice in Wonderland x 3, Glorious Battles of English History etc. all contained in wicker basket (approx 28 vols)
FOURTEEN POP-UP CHILDRENS BOOKS, together with FOUR FRAMED HELEN OXENBURY PRINTS