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This sale was held on 08/06/2018 at 10:00 am

Lot 1400

Acton, Harold. Tuscan Villas, plates, original cloth, dust-jacket, 4to, London: Thames and Hudson, 1973; and 8 others, Italian architecture, v.s. (9)

£50 - £80

Lot 1401

[Anon] Roma Sacra, Antica e Moderna, Figurata, e Divisa in Tre Parti, 3 parts in one volume, title printed in red and black, numerous woodcut illustrations, part 3 defective, contemporary vellum, 8vo, Rome: Antonio de Rossi, 1700, sold w.a.f.

£100 - £150

Lot 1402

Bayliss, Wyke. The Art Decorator. Designs in Colours for Art Workers, 118 chromo-lithographed or tinted plates, loose as issued, 15 torn or defective, lacks text, in portfolio, folio, [London: ?Artworker's Studio, c.1890], sold as a collection of plates, not subject to return

£100 - £150

Lot 1403

Blomfield, Reginald. A History of French Architecture, 2 volumes, plates, original cloth, 4to, London: George Bell and Sons, 1921; and 14 others, French architecture, v.s. (16)

£70 - £90

[Braque, Georges] Mangin, Nicole S. Catalogue de 'L'Oeuvre de Georges Braque Peintures, volumes 1-4 [of 6], plus supplement, plates, original cloth with silk screen designs in colour, spines dulled, volumes 1+4 with slight split along hinge, folio, Paris: Maeght, 1959-1962

£300 - £400

Lot 1405

Dufour & Leroy. Tableaux-Tentures de Dufour & Leroy, introduction by Henri Clouzet, 54 plates, including 6 coloured, loose in folio as issued, original cloth-backed boards, extremities rubbed and soiled, ties, folio, Paris: Libraire des Arts Decoratifs, c.1930

£100 - £150

Lot 1406

Durer, Albrecht. Saemtliche Kupferstiche... edited by Hildegard Heyne, 108 plates, tissue guards, original cloth, folio, Leipzig: F.W. Hendel Verlag, 1928

£100 - £150

Lot 1407

Gill, Eric. The Engravings of Eric Gill, one of 1350 copies, illustrations throughout, original cloth, slipcase, dented to edge, 4to, Ellinborough: Christopher Skelton, 1983

£60 - £80

Lot 1408

Gourlier, Charles. Choix Edifices Publics. Projetes et construits en France, 3 volumes, half-titles, 368 engraved plates, somewhat browned, one plate with paper defect, not affecting image, titles creased, contemporary half calf, worn, boards detached, folio, Paris: Louis Colas, 1825-1850

£100 - £150

Lot 1409

Gruner, Ludwig. The Decorations of the Garden-Pavilion in the Grounds of Buckingham Palace, first edition, additional engraved title, 15 engraved plates, 6 hand-coloured, some spotting and browning, original cloth gilt, upper cover slightly stained, extremities rubbed and bumped, folio, London: John Murray, 1846

£100 - £150

Lot 1410

Howarth, Thomas. Charles Rennie Mackintosh and the Modern Movement, first edition, plates, some spotting, original cloth, 4to, London: Routledge and Kegan Paul, 1952; Colvin, Howard. Essays in English Architectural History, original cloth, dust-jacket, 4to, London: Yale University Press, 1999; Longstaffe-Gowan, Todd. The London Town Garden, original cloth, dust-jacket, 4to, London: Yale University ...

£80 - £120

Lot 1411

Low, Frances H. Queen Victoria's Dolls... Illustrated by Alan Wright, 40 chromo-lithographed illustrations, some light spotting, original cloth, hinge repaired, 4to, London: George Newnes, 1894; Burne, F.S. Janet. Sybil's Dutch Dolls, illustrations, original cloth-backed boards, extremities worn, 8vo, London: Field and Tuer, 1887; Greene, Vivien. English Dolls' Houses of the Eighteenth and Nineteenth ...

£50 - £70

Lot 1412

Morrison, Kathryn A. English Shops and Shopping, plates, original cloth, dust-jacket, 4to, London: Yale University Press, 2003; Fraser, Douglas, editor. Essays on the History of Architecture presented to Rudolf Wittkower, plates, original cloth, 4to, London: Phaidon, 1969; and 18 others, mostly British architecture, v.s. (20)

£70 - £90

Lot 1413

Ruskin, John. Modern Painters, 5 volumes bound in 4, sixth edition, half-titles, plates, contemporary green full morocco gilt by Zaehnsdorf, all edges gilt, extremities slightly rubbed, 4to, London: Smith, Elder & Co., 1857-1860

£120 - £180

Lot 1414

Seitz, William C. Abstract Expressionist Painting in America, first edition, plates, original cloth, dust-jacket, 4to, Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1983; Polcari, Stephen. Abstract Expressionism and the Modern Experience, original cloth, dust-jacket, 4to, New York: Camrbridge University Press, 1991; Caws, Mary Ann. Robert Motherwell, What Art Holds, original cloth, dust-jacket, 8vo, New York: ...

£80 - £120

Lot 1415

Tipping, H. Avray. Grinling Gibbons and the Woodwork of His Age, first edition, plates, original cloth-backed boards, extremities rubbed, folio, London: Country Life, 1914; English Homes, Period III, volume 1, Period IV, Volumes 1-2, plates, original cloth, extremities rubbed, spines chipped, folio, London: Country Life, c.1929; and 2 others, similar, v.s. (6)

£100 - £150

Lot 1420

Album. An album of 100 blank leaves of hand-made paper, interleaved with tissue guards, elaborately bound in green crushed morocco by Fazakerley, Manchester, foliate borders in gilt, morocco onlays, silk doublures, top edge gilt, in cloth box (a.f.), oblong folio

£200 - £300

Lot 1421

Album. An album of 25 Chinese rice paper pictures, including flowers, portraits and a series of 12 punishments, each 115mm x 75mm approx., but a few larger, mounted, some with sewn borders, original cloth, c.1870

£100 - £150

Lot 1422

Albums. Three albums of prints, photographs, drawings, press-cuttings and chromo-lithographed cards and scraps, morocco and half calf, 4to (3)

£60 - £90

Lot 1423

Aristophanes. Lysistrata... done into English by Jack Lindsay. Illustrations by Norman Lindsay, one of 725 copies signed by the translator, this copy ex-series, 4 full-page plates, illustrations in text, original half morocco, spine rubbed with surface loss, rather affected by damp, untrimmed, folio, London: Franfrolico Press, 1926

£60 - £90

Lot 1424

Barnard, Frederick. Charles Dickens: A Gossip about his Life, Works and Characters, 6 parts, 18 photogravure plates after Frederick Barnard, original cloth-backed boards, folio, London: Cassell and Co., [c.1878]

£100 - £150

Lot 1425

Bingham, Clifton. Let's Pretend... illustrated by Edith Cubitt, first edition, 8 full-page coloured plates, illustrations, one leaf with minor tear, original cloth-backed pictorial boards, extremities rubbed, oblong 4to, London: Ernest Nister, [n.d.]

£100 - £150

Lot 1426

Boyle, Eleanor Vere, illustrator. A Children's Summer, first edition, 11 etched plates, some spotting, etched vignette, original morocco-backed boards, corners bumped, lower edge dented, oblong folio, London: Addey & Co., 1853 RARE.

£200 - £300

Brown, Thomas Austen. Bits of Chelsea. Ten Original Lithographs by T. Austen Brown. Text by A. Mac Callum Scott, M.P., lithographed title, number 42 of 75 copies of the edition de luxe, signed by the artist, tipped-in coloured lithograph, signed by the artist, tissue guard, 10 monochrome lithographs, original publisher's boards, spine rubbed, small folio, London: The Macrae Gallery, [1921] SEE ILLUSTRATION ...

£200 - £300

Lot 1428

Calvert, W. Funny Fruit Figures and How to Make Them, 14 hand-coloured illustrations, some browning, original publisher's boards, spine chipped with some loss, 8vo, London: Dean & Son, [1860]

£60 - £80

Lot 1429

Chagall, Marc. The Jerusalem Windows... Text and Notes by Jean Leymaire, first edition, 2 colour lithographs by the artist, plates, original cloth, dust-jacket, clear acetate wrapper, slipcase, folio, New York: George Brazillier, Inc., 1962

£200 - £300

Lot 1430

Crane, Walter. The Sirens Three, plates, some spotting, cloth-backed boards, 4to, London: Macmillan & Co., 1886; Queen Summer, coloured plates, cloth-backed boards, 4to, London: Cassell & Co., 1896; Slateandpencil-vania, coloured plates, some spotting, cloth-backed boards, 4to, London: Marcus Ward & Co., 1885; and 2 others by the same artist, v.s. (5)

£70 - £90

Lot 1431

Cresset Press. Lawson, William. A New Orchard and Garden, number 38 of 50 copies on Arnold hand made paper, original full vellum, ties, top edge gilt, others uncut, slipcase, 8vo, London: Cresset Press, 1927; De Pass, Crispin. Hortus Floridus, number 131 of 500 copies on mould-made paper, plates, original morocco-backed boards, extremities chipped, oblong 8vo, London: Cresset Press, 1928 (2)

£100 - £150

Lot 1432

Dodgson, Charles Lutwidge. Alice's Adventures in Wonderland, twenty-fifth thousand, half-title, frontispiece and illustrations after John Tenniel, very light occasional spotting, original cloth, slightly cocked and faded, spine slightly chipped at ends, 8vo, London: Macmillan & Co., 1870

£200 - £300

Lot 1433

Dodgson, Charles Lutwidge. The Hunting of the Snark, first edition, with the 4pp. pamphlet 'An Easter Greeting to Every Child Who Loves Alice' loosely inserted, 9 plates by Henry Holliday, tissue guards, original cloth decorated gilt, spine slightly chipped and frayed, 8vo, London: Macmillan & Co., 1876

£150 - £200

Dodgson, Charles Lutwidge. Through the Looking-Glass, and What Alice found there, first edition, first printing, with 'wade' on p.21, half-title, frontispiece with tissue guard, illustrations after John Tenniel, occasional light spotting, upper hinge split, original cloth, dulled, spine with extremities rubbed, all edges gilt, 8vo, London: Macmillan & Co., 1872

£500 - £800

Lot 1435

Dodgson, Charles. Alice's Adventures in Wonderland, twenty-eighth thousand, illustrations after John Tenniel, half-title, original cloth, lacks spine, 8vo, London: Macmillan & Co., 1871; and one other (2)

£80 - £120

Lot 1436

Gag, Wanda. Millions of Cats, first British edition, three later images coloured by previous owner, original boards, dust-jacket, soiled and chipped, oblong 8vo, London: Faber and Faber, 1929; and 15 others, mostly concerning cats, v.s. (16)

£60 - £90

Gardiner, Rena. Portrait of Dorset. The South-East, first edition, number 21 of 30 copies only, signed by the artist, numerous coloured lithographed plates and illustrations, text printed in letterpress, 180 pages, some offsetting and browning, as usual, original blue cloth, labels affixed to spine and upper cover, printed endpapers, lithographed dust-jacket, slightly chipped at ends of spine, oblong ...

£1,200 - £1,800

Lot 1438

Greenaway, Kate. A Day in a Child's Life, first edition, coloured illustrations, original cloth-backed boards, soiled, 4to, London: George Routledge, [1881]; Little Ann and Other Poems, first edition, coloured illustrations, dedication leaf with label partially removed, original cloth-backed boards, scuffed and soiled, 8vo, London: George Routledge, [1883] (2)

£60 - £80

Lot 1439

Greenaway, Kate. Kate Greenaway's Birthday Book for Children, first edition, half-title, 12 coloured plates, some spotting and offsetting, original pictorial cloth, soiled, lacking front free-endpaper, 12mo, London: George Routledge & Co., [1880]

£50 - £80

Lot 1440

[Horne, Richard Henry] Memoirs of a London Doll, Written by Herself... edited by Mrs Fairstar, first edition, 4 plates after Margaret Gilles, contemporary half calf, rubbed, 8vo, London: Joseph Cundall, 1846; [Castle-Smith, Georgina] Victoria-Bess. The Ups and Downs of a Doll's Life, illustrations, original cloth gilt, 8vo, London: John F. Shaw, [c.1880] (2)

£100 - £150

Lot 1441

Jackson, Philip. Waterways and Wetlands, number 173 of 500 copies, with an original oil painting, 'Summer grazing by the river bank', signed on the mount, colour plates, illustrations, original half morocco by A.W. Lumsden, top edge gilt, 4to, Somerton: Philip Jackson, 1987

£80 - £120

Jerrold, Walter. Nonsense Nonsense!... pictured by Charles Robinson, first edition, coloured plates, illustrations, original cloth-backed pictorial boards, extremities chipped, 4to, London: Blackie & Sons, [1901]

£100 - £150

Lot 1443

Juvenalia. A collection miscellaneous books, toys and games, mostly c.1860-1900, including; Buds and Blossoms Series, no.7, 8,11 an 12, original wrappers, c.1850; a toy town, American, c.1900, with folded cardboard houses, figures and metal stands, incomplete, and various chromolithographed scraps, postcards and other ephemera, v.s. (a quantity)

£50 - £80

Lot 1444

Lear, Edward. Laughable Lyrics: A Fourth Book of Nonsense Poems, Songs, Botany, Music &c., first edition, half-title, illustrations by the author, loose, original cloth gilt, all edges gilt, 4to, London: R.J. Bush, 1877 [1876]

£70 - £90

Lot 1445

Milne, A.A. Winnie-the-Pooh, first edition, half-title, illustrations by E.H. Shepherd, original cloth, slightly affected by damp, top edge gilt, 8vo, London: Methuen & Co., 1926; Now We Are Six, first edition, half-title, illustrations by E.H. Shepherd, original cloth, slightly affected by damp, extremities rubbed, top edge gilt, 8vo, London: Methuen & Co., 1927 (2)

£100 - £150

Miniature Book. London Almanack for the Year of Christ 1779, engraved view of Somerset House, 12pp., two pockets at ends, one with gilt-blocked writing sheet, silk doublures, original red morocco, morocco onlays of blue and cream, gilt clasp, extremities somewhat worn, 67mm x 60mm, London: Company of Stationers, 1779

£120 - £180

Lot 1447

Miniature Books. Biblia, or a Practical Summary of Ye Old and New Testaments, 2 parts in one volume, 15 [of 16] engraved plates, lacking engraved title and first leaf of part one, contemporary red morocco tooled gilt, rubbed, binding sprung, all edges gilt, 22mm x 40mm, London: R. Wilkin, 1727; together with a copy of Small Rain Upon the Tender Herb, twenty-seventh edition, full calf, hinge broken, ...

£120 - £180

Lot 1448

Panorama. The Funeral Procession of Arthur Duke of Wellington... [by Henry Alken and George Augustus Sala], hand-coloured aquatint panorama on 56 [of 57] sheets, most joined, but a few loose, the sheet for the funeral carriage extended in height, loose as issued in publisher's cloth portfolio, distressed, 136mm x 2030mm approx., London: Rudolph Ackermann, [c.1852]

£100 - £150

[Potter, Beatrix] Comical Customers. At the New Stores of Comical Rhymes and Stories, first edition, tipped-in chromo-lithographed frontispiece, numerous illustrations by Louis Wain and nine drawings by Beatrix Potter, signed H.B.P., original cloth-backed pictorial boards, extremities rubbed, lower board with slight damp damage, 4to, London: Ernest Nister, [c.1894] THE AUTHOR'S FIRST PUBLISHED WORK ...

£500 - £700

Lot 1450

Raemaekers, Louis. The Great War. A Neutral's Indictment, volume one [of 3] only, one of 1050 copies, half-title, 100 mounted plates, original half cloth, top edge gilt, others uncut, folio, London: Fine Art Society, 1916

£150 - £250

Lot 1451

Taylor, George. A Genealogical Chart of the Kings and Queens of England from the Reign of William the Conqueror to that of His Most Gracious Majesty George the Fourth, engraved by W.T. Fry, second edition, hand-coloured engraved chart, soiled, splits along central portion, extending into margins, 745mm x 550mm, London: George Taylor, Jun., c.1822, in an elaborate frame, glazed

£100 - £150

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