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homethe cotswold auction company silver, jewellery, asian, antiques & interiors - day two



Showing 1-48 of 434 lots

This sale was held on Wednesday 14th April 2021 at 10:00am

Sackville-West, V  "In Your Garden", 2nd impression 1951, Michael Joseph, photographic illustrations, grey cloth, dust wrapper designed by Paul Holmes, rather chipped  Woolf, Virginia "Kew Gardens", Kew Publishing, The Royal Botanic Gardens Kew 2015, pictorial boards, illustrated Cootes, J, Edwards, A, Osborne, A "The Complete Book of Gardening", Ward Locke & Co 1931, colour plates and other...

£30 - £50

Folio Society - John Buchan boxed set of five, Mark Twain, Pushkin, Aldous Huxley, Arnold Bennett, Barbara Pym and Virgil, all within slip cases   Malory, Sir Thomas  "Le Morte d'Arthur", facsimile, published 1985 by The Boydell Press,limited edition, No. 60/500 copies, illustrated by Aubrey Beardsley, fawn buckram with Art Nouveau gilt designs to front and back board and backstrip, within a slip...

£40 - £60

Modern firsts, all with dj, to include:- Faulks, Sebastian "The Fatal Englishman", Hutchinson 1996, signed on tp Kerouak, Jack "Orpheous Emerged", published by Livereads 2000, with CD at the back, dj not price clipped Chatwin, Bruce "On the Black Hill", Jonathan Cape 1982, grey cloth, dj Atwood, Margaret "Wilderness Tips", Bloomsbury 1991, blue cloth, gilt decorations, blue ep, dj Greene,...

£30 - £50

Detective  interest - Le Carre, John "Smiley's People", Hodder & Stoughton 1980, dark blue cloth with silver titles, dj with glassine cover, smudge mark lower right hand corner of front ep "Agent Running in the Field", Viking 2019, signed by the author on the half title, dj "A Legacy of Spies", Viking 2017, signed on tp, red ep, black cloth, dj "The Secret Pilgrim", "Absolute Friends", "The Most...

£80 - £120

Conway, Moncure Daniel  "George Washington's Rules of Civility Traced to their Sources and Restored", Chatto & Windus 1890, full vellum but has seen water damage and the backstrip is stained

£20 - £40

Assorted first edition of childrens and young adults books, many signed by the author Colfer, Eoin "Artemis Fowl, the Arctic Incident", uncorrected proof copy provisional publication date 6th June 2002, bkpl signed, sealed  Jacques, Brian "Castaways of the Flying Dutchman", Viking 2001, signed by the author on tp, green cloth, dj  "The Taggerung, a Tale of Red Wall", Hutchinson 2001, signed on...

£40 - £60

Science Fiction Bellow, Saul  "Henderson The Rain King", Weidenfeld & Nicolson 1968, dj  Higgins, Peter "Wolfhound Century", No.39/100 limited edition, signed on tp 'Peter Higgins 24th February 2013', Gollancz 2013, black cloth, dj  Webber, David "In Enemy Hands", published by Baen Publishing 1997, black cloth, dj  Brown, Christy "A Shadow on Summer", Secker & Warburg 1974, green cloth, dj  ...

£40 - £60

Young adult fiction to include:- Lane, Andrew "Young Sherlock Holmes Death Cloud", no.361/500 copies, Macmillan Childrens Books June 2010, signed by the author on tp "Young Sherlock Holmes Black Ice", no.46/500 copies, Macmillan Childrens Books June 2011, signed by the author on tp  "Young Sherlock Holmes Red Leech", no.35/500 copies, Macmillan Childrens Books November 2010, signed on tp, all...

£40 - £60

Various modern firsts to include:- Oates, Joyce Carol "The Grave Diggers Daughter" Collins, Michael "The Secret Life of E Robert Pendleton"  Jones, Sadie "Fall Out" Amis, Martin "The Pregnant Widow" Wingfield, R D  "Winter Frost" Kellerman, Fay "Hangman" Beckett, Samuel  "The Grove Centenary Edition", 2 vols Swift, Graham "Last Orders" and others (40)

£60 - £80

Various signed modern firsts to include:- Carey, Peter "Parrot and Olivier in America", Hamish Hamilton 2009, signed and dated in felt tip pen on tp, decorated ep, dj  Drapes, Jonathan "Never Admit to Beige", Macmillan New Writing 1988, signed on tp, dj  O'Connor, Joseph "Cowboys and Indians", Sinclair-Stevenson 1991, signed on tp by the author, black cloth, dj Lively, Penelope "Beyond the...

£40 - £60

Collection of poetry and plays to include:- Thomas, Edward "The Green Roads", The Bodley Head 1965, illustrated by Bernard Brett, dj Storey David "Storey's Lives -  Poems 1951-1991", Jonathan Cape 1992 Auden, W H  "A Certain World", Faber & Faber 1971, dj  Ayckbourn, Alan "Three Plays ...", Chatto & Windus 1977, turquoise cloth, dj  Spender, Steven "Selected Poems", Faber & Faber 1951, yellow...

£40 - £60

Books on collecting to include:-  "The History of British Pewter" Millers Guide 'Collecting books' Tarnowska, M "Fashion Dolls" and other volumes (11)

£15 - £20

Folio Society "The Middle Ages", 5 vols within slip case  Barrie, J M "Peter Pan and Wendy Retold for Little People", Hodder & Stoughton, n.d., illustrated by Mabel Lucie Attwell Blyton, Enid "Before I Go To Sleep", published by Latimer House Limited 1951, colour ills "Palgrave's Golden Treasury" and another volume

£15 - £20

Derek Roberts 'British Skeleton Clocks' published by the Antique Collector's Club,  David Pollard 'The Astronomical Clockmaker Edward Cockey and other Warminster Horologists' limited edition 306/500 and signed, published Bedegaur Books Elton John 'Me' published by Macmillan and 4 further books (7)

£20 - £40

Crime - various signed and unsigned first editions to include:- Mark, David "Original Skin", Quercus 2013, signed and dated 10/04/13 on tp, dj Taylor, Andrew "The American Boy", Flamingo 2003, signed on tp, decorated ep, dj Poulson, Christine "Dead Letters", Robert Hale 2002, dj  Alexander, Bruce "Smugglers Moon", GP Putnam's Sons New York 2001, signed on tp, dj Hayter, Sparkle "The Chelsea...

£40 - £60

Historical crime first editions, many signed, to include:-  Alexander, Bruce Sir John Fielding Mysteries, "Jack, Knave and Fool", GP Putnams Sons New York 1998, signed on tp by the author, dj  "An Experiment in Treason", GP Putnams Sons, signed on tp, dj  "The Colour of Death", GP Putnams & Sons 2000, signed on tp, dj "Personal Persons Unknown", GP Putnams Sons 1997, signed on tp, dj Davis,...

£40 - £60

Contemporary fiction, first editions, some signed  Torday, Paul " Salmon Fishing in the Yemen"  Weidenfeld and Nicolson 2007, signed by the author on the title page , d-j, Hope Christopher " Black Swan" Hutchinson 1987, signed on the title page by the author, red cloth with black backstrip. d-j, Keneally Thomas " Office of Innocence" Sceptre 2002, signed on the title page by the author, not price...

£60 - £80

Biography and Autography Tomalin, Claire " Thomas Hardy The Time Torn Man" signed , Daniel Swift, Jeremy Lewis, Jimmy Carter, Muriel Spark, Martin Amis, Diana Athill etc. (21 vols)

£20 - £40

Folio Society to include:- Wilson, A N "The Victorians", "A Victorian Trilogy", 3 vols in slip jacket Laing, Andrew "The Blue Fairy Book", The Green Fairy Book" and "The Yellow Fairy Book" without their slip jackets and five other Folio Society volumes

£40 - £60

Science Fiction and Fantasy A.L. Berridge " Honour of the Sword" signed, Stockwin, Julian "Kydd", signed Stack, John " Captain of Rome" signed, Delingpole, James "Coward on the Beach" signed,  Antoine Rouaud signed, Alan Mallinson, Mark Keating, Frank Barnard, Ian Gayle, James Forrester   etc (32)

£40 - £60

Contemporary Literature  Huxley Aldous " Point Counter Point" Chatto and Windus 1941 inscription of ffep, brown cloth , d-j, front hinge cracked,  Patchett, Anne " Bel Canto" Advance Readers Edition Proof, sealed,  Macarthy, Tom , proof copy of 'C' , Spark Muriel " Territorial Rights"  Macmillan 1979 , Chatwin, Bruce " The Viceroy of Ouidah" Jonathan Cape 1980, Fitzgerald, Penelope " Human Voices"...

£60 - £80

Science Fiction Padgett, Lewis " A Gnome there Was" Simon and Schuster 1950 New York, red cloth, corners bumped, d-j, not price clipped, Hoffman, Paul " The Four Things " Michael Joseph, signed on the title page by the author, and other authors to include Andy Weir, Mark Charan Newton, Edan Lepucki, Josh Bazell, Jasper Fforde etc. ( 27 vols)

£40 - £60

Hackett, Pat (ed) 'The Andy Warhol Diaries'  Simon and Schuster 1989 , black cloth with silver titles, d-j not price clipped, with 'Andy Warhol Portraits'  Phaidon n.d. col ills throughout, pictorial cloth portrait of Blondie ( 2)

£20 - £40

"The Works of John M Synge" in 4 vols, Maunsel & Company 1910, photogravure frontis to vol 1, 2, 3 and 4, brown buckram, gilt titles, speckled edges, corners all rather bruised and bumped and the top of the backstrips pulled  Oxford University Press  "The Complete Poetical Works of Samuel Taylor Coleridge" in 2 vols, The Poems of Sir Philip Sidney, all with dj Fine bindings The Florence Press ...

£50 - £100

The Holy Bible with full exposition of notes and numerous illustrative engravings, Blackie & Son Limited, [Brown's Interpreting Bible], illustrated with plates, full leather binding, blindstamped with gilt tooled decorations, brass-coloured metal clasps, all a.e.g. "The English Version of the Polyglot Bible ...", Samuel Bagster & Sons, full leather, with brass clasp Fine binding "Book of Common...

£20 - £40

Folio society  "Paradise Lost", poem in 12 books by John Milton with an introduction by John Wayne and illustrations by Ian Pollock, published 1991, colour frontis, colour plates, black cloth, pictorial gilt front board, original slip case with gilt titles Folio society Edward Gibbon  "The History and Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire", 8 vols,  Anthem for Doomed Youth, Pilgrims Progress,...

£30 - £50

Fine binding Moore, Thomas "Lalla Rookh: An Oriental Romance", illustrated from original drawings by John Tenniel, engraved on wood by the brothers Dalziel and five ornamental pages of Persian design by T Sulman Junior, engraved on wood by H N Woods, Longman Greens Reader & Dyer 1868, full red morocco, raised bands, gilt titles, gilt ornament and rules, gilt dentelles, marbled ep, a.e.g., corners...

£40 - £60

Haggard, Rider, large quatity of titles "Ayesha The Return of She", Ward Locke (nd), red cloth, black titles and description "The Yellow God", Cassell & Co 1911, green cloth, black titles, all rubbed and worn  "Maiwa's Revenge: or The War of the Little Hand", Longmans Green & Co 1888 "The Brethren", Cassell & Co, reprinted October 1904, red cloth, gilt titles and more volumes Buchan, John - quantity...

£40 - £60

Reprint Rudder, Samuel "A New History of Gloucestershire" d-j H V Morton , large quantity, various titles and Cecil Roberts , large quantity and assorted titles  and  other assorted volumes (3 boxes)

£30 - £50

Dickens, Charles Works, The Waverley Book Company, the Author's Favourite Edition in facsimile, blue cloth with gilt decorated backstrips and gilt titles, 15 vols Various Heron books to include Oscar Wilde, Thackeray, Jane Austen, Robert Louis Stevenson, Emily Bronte, etc, 6 vols and two other volumes (1 box)

£15 - £25

Fine bindings "The Waverley Novels", Adam & Charles Black 1853, not a full set, full blue morocco with gilt rules and decorations to front and back boards, red pastedowns with titles, raised bands and gilt decoration to the spine, gilt dentelles, marbled boards, full marbled edges, 16 vols only

£50 - £80

Walpole, Hugh "Rogue Herries Series", Macmillan & Co "Rogue Herries", 2 vols of 'The Fortress', 2 vols of 'Judith Paris', each with green cloth, gilt decorations and gilt decorated spine, Cumberland Edition, Hugh Walpole "Jeremy and Hamlet", "Jeremy at Crale", "The Old Ladies"  and other related volumes  Hutchinson "A Century of ...     'Love Stories', 'Of Humour', 'Spy Stories', 'Detective Stories'",...

£15 - £25

Georgette Heyer, large quantity to include:- "Penhallow", William Heinemann, brown cloth "Royal Escape", William Heinemann 1938 ec "The Foundling", "The Devil's Cub", etc various novels by Elizabeth Goudge (2 boxes)

£20 - £30

Mid 20th century detective stories:- J S Fletcher, R Austin Freeman, Penguin Erle Stanley Gardner (3 vols), AEW Mason (large quantity), Ngaio Marsh, early paperbacks (2 boxes)

£30 - £50

Churchill, Winston  "The Second World War", 4 vols, The Reprint Society Thackeray, W M "The Newcomers", 2 vols, Smith Elder & Co 1896, illustrated by Richard Doyle, green blindstamped cloth with gilt titles Maxwell Lyte, H C  "History of Eton College 1440-1898", Macmillan & Co 1899, backstrip chipped Parker, Eric "Eton in the Eighties", Smith Elder & Co 1914, blue cloth, gilt titles Georgette...

£30 - £50

Crime  Koben Harlem, Robert Barnard, S.J. Bolton ,John Case, James Lee Burke, Danny Miller, Martyn Fido, Hilary Bailey, Ruth Rendell , Sam Wilson , Peter Robinson etc. ( 39 vols)

£60 - £80

Science Fiction and Fantasy  Suzanne McLeod " The Sweet Scent of Blood - spellcrackers.com" , signed, Clarke Susanna 'Jonathan Strange and Mr Morell"  Arthur C. Clarke and Mike Mackay , David Webber and Eric Flint, M D Lachlan, Walter M Miller Jnr. Alastair Reynolds, Richard Morgan, Neal Asher, Graham Joyce etc. ( 35 vols, 2 boxes)

£40 - £60

London Interest - Fox, Celia ( ed.)  'London World City 1800 - 1840' Yale University Press 1992, photographic ills , photographic end papers, d-j , Mathews, Peter ' London's Bridges' Shire Publications 2008, limp covers, Adcock St.John ' Wonderful London' 3 vols, published at the Fleetway House London, tipped in col frontis', photographic ills, blue blindstamped cloth with gilt gilt titles and decorations,...

£30 - £50

[McNeile, Cyril]  'Sapper ', various titles and dates Dornford Yates, various titles and dates  John Buchan various titles and dates ,   Fitzroy McLean  "Eastern Approaches", etc (2 boxes)

£20 - £40

Art - to include  , The Art Book, Turner's England 1810-1838'  JMW Turner - 'A Wonderful Range of Mind' , Constable,  Rodin, Matisse, The Uffizi Gallery, ' Turner's Early Scrapbooks'  'The Prince of Wales Watercolours' ,  ' Impressionist Drawings'  The Studio - Special winter November 1903 to 1904, The Genius of J M W. Turner, Edward Bawden etc

£30 - £50

Jewish History - Stevens, Lewis ' Composers of Music of Jewish Descent' Valentine Mitchell 2033 , limp covers, Kochan, Lionel ' Beyond the Graven Image, A Jewish View, Macmillan Press 1997,limp covers, Tobias, Pete ' Liberal Judaism - Judaism for the Twenty First Century' , 2007 , Rieta, Andrea ' Narrating the Holocaust' Continuam 2000, van Voolen, Edward ' My Grandparents, My Parents and I  - Jewish...

£20 - £40

Science Fiction and Fantasy -  signed and unsigned first editions  Lowell, Nathan ' Quarter Share'  Ridan 2010, signed on the title page by the author and numbered 185 of 250, black cloth, d-j, Doulton, A.J. ' Empire of the Saviours' Gollancz 2012, signed and inscribed on the title page 'Magic is the first evil, A Doulton 17/5/12' , black cloth, d-j, Hounsom, Lucy  'Starborn' number 13 of 155 numbered...

£80 - £120

Quantity of Fiction first editions - to include Wilbur Smith ( signed ) , Jeffery Deaver, Len Deighton, Michael Crichton, C.C. Humphreys, Forsyth ( signed)  (21)

£50 - £80

Contemporary Fiction, first editions - Brookner, Anita ' The Bay of Angels'  Viking 2001, d-j, Barnes, Julian 'History of the World in 10 1/5  Chapters'  Jonathan Cape   1989, d-j, Capote, Truman ' In Cold Blood'  Hamish Hamilton 1966, green cloth, d-j which is a little chipped on the edges, not price clipped,  Unsworth, Barry ' Sacred Hunger' Hamish Hamilton 1992, black cloth with white titles, d-j, ...

£30 - £40

Music Appreciation - Napier Bell Simon 'Ta-Ra-Ra -Boom-De-Ay, The Business of Popular Music'  2014, red blind stamped cloth with gilt titles and decorations, d-j, Rice, Tim "An Autobiography Oh What a Circus", 1944 - 1978'  label signed by the author paste onto title page, black cloth, d-j, Storr, Anthony ' Music and the Mind' Harper Collins 1992, black cloth, d-j, price clipped and other related...

£30 - £50

Contemporary fiction, reprints, to include:- Sontag, Susan "Styles of Radical Will", Farrar, Straus and Giroux 1976, d-j Bennett, Alan "The Uncommon Reader", Faber & Faber Profile Books 2007, decorated ep, red cloth, d-j Porter, Max "Grief is the Thing with Feathers", Faber & Faber 2015, blue ep, grey cloth, d-j with some imprints  Oswald, Alice  "Memorial, an Excavation of the Iliad", Faber...

£15 - £25

20th century fiction - Crompton, Richmal "William the Bad", Georges Nunes 1940, red cloth, black titles, inscription on ffep, d-j chipped and with a bit of loss  Everett-Green "The Mystery of Alton Grange", Thomas Nelson & Sons, school prize plate inside front board, blue pictorial cloth, d-j but with some loss  Feuchtwanger "Jew Suss, a Historical Romance", Martin Secker 1926, name stamp and...

£40 - £60

Mid 20th century detective fiction Roberts Rinehart, Mary "K.", Houghon Miflin Company 1915, the front board is slightly detaching, brown cloth with initial 'K', some bumping to corners, d-j little chipped Houghton, Claude "The Clock Ticks", Hutchinson 1954, black cloth, d-j not price clipped Wallace, Edgar "Captains of Souls", John Long (John Long's 3/6D library), inscription on ffep dated...

£100 - £200


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