Auction 20.05.2019

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Date of the auction: 20.05.2019

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Dugdale, William Sir - The History of Imbanking and Draining of Divers Fens and Marshes ..., 2nd edition, folio, half calf, with 11 folding maps, London 1772 Estimate £300-500

Lot #: 91

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 20 May 2019

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CINQUE-PORTS: Jeake, Samuel - Charters of the Cinque Ports, contemporary calf, rebacked, Bernard Lintot, London 1737 Note: Only about 100 copies were produced. Estimate £200-300

Lot #: 92

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 20 May 2019

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THANET: Lewis, John - The History and Antiquities, Ecclesiastical and Civil, of the Isle of Tenet, in Kent, 2nd edition, 2 parts in 1 vol, large paper edition, contemporary calf, rebacked, with port and 25 plates, London 1736 Estimate £120-180

Lot #: 93

Estimate: £120 - £180

Date: 20 May 2019

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CANTERBURY: Woolnoth, William - A Graphical Illustration of the Metropolitan Cathedral Church of Canterbury, Accompanied by History and Description, 1st edition, qto, half calf, front cover and first few pages detached, 22 plates, some stained, Cadell, Davies and Murray, London 1816 Estimate £60-90

Lot #: 94

Estimate: £60 - £90

Date: 20 May 2019

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Belcher, W.D. - Kentish Brasses. Collected by W.D. Belcher Member of the Kent Archaeological and Harleian Societies, vol I, qto, original green cloth, London 1888 Estimate £40-60

Lot #: 95

Estimate: £40 - £60

Date: 20 May 2019

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Pennant, Thomas - A Journey from London to the Isle of Wight, Vol I From London to Dover [&] Vol II From Dover to the Isle of Wight, 2 vols, half calf, with marbled boards, lacking maps, London 1801 Estimate £60-90

Lot #: 96

Estimate: £60 - £90

Date: 20 May 2019

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DOVER: Darrell, William - The History of Dover Castle, qto, with engraved title, folding plan and 8 plates, covers detached and scuffed, Hooper and Wigstead, London 1797 Estimate £40-60

Lot #: 97

Estimate: £40 - £60

Date: 20 May 2019

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Henshall, Samuel and Wilkinson, John - Domesday, or an actual survey of South - Britain, by the Commissioners of William the Conqueror, completed in the year 1086 ... Counties of Kent, Surrey and Sussex ..., qto, half calf, double page map, Bye and Law, London 1799 Estimate £50-80

Lot #: 98

Estimate: £50 - £80

Date: 20 May 2019

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RICHBOROUGH: Battely, Joanne - Antiquitates Rutupinae [Antiquities of Richborough], 1st edition, rebound half calf, (Archdeacon of Canterbury 1688-1708), Latin text with 4 fold out plates to the rear and 3 vignettes, 1 of the plates is a folding map showing the Isle of Tanatis [Thanet], E. Theatro

Lot #: 99

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 20 May 2019

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Seymour, Charles - A New Topographical, Historical, and Commercial Survey of the Cities, Towns, and Villages, of the County of Kent. Arranged in Alphabetical Order, 8vo, rebound half calf, lacks folding distance chart, Canterbury 1776 Estimate £70-100

Lot #: 100

Estimate: £70 - £100

Date: 20 May 2019

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Dearn, Thomas, Downes Wilmot - An historical, typographical and descriptive account of the Weald of Kent, rebound in a half leather with marbled boards and 7 (of 8) sepia aquatint views and map, lacks plate of Cranbrook High Street, S. Reader, Cranbrook 1814 Estimate £50-70

Lot #: 101

Estimate: £50 - £70

Date: 20 May 2019

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Tanner, Thomas - Notitia Monastica or Short History of the Religious Houses in England and Wales, 8vo, calf, with engraved title page and 5 pages illustrations on heraldic shields, A & J Churchill, London 1695 Estimate £80-120

Lot #: 102

Estimate: £80 - £120

Date: 20 May 2019

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Kilburne, Richard - A Topographie or Survey of the County of Kent, with Some Chronological, Historicall, and Other Matters Touching the Same; and the Several Parishes and Places therein, small qto, suede, lacks frontis portrait, Thomas Mabb, London 1659 Estimate £150-200

Lot #: 103

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 20 May 2019

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Douglas, James - Nenia Britannica: or, A Sepulchral History of Great Britain, 1st edition, folio, modern half calf, ex-library, 8 plates stamped, a few stamps, to text margins, John Nicholls, London 1793 Estimate £160-220

Lot #: 104

Estimate: £160 - £220

Date: 20 May 2019

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BLACKHEATH: Hasted, Edward - The History and Topographical Survey of the County of Kent, The Hundred of Blackheath, Part 1 (all pbd), folio, original cloth, signed press copy by the editor, front inner hinge split, London 1886 Estimate £70-100

Lot #: 105

Estimate: £70 - £100

Date: 20 May 2019

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Streatfield, Thomas - Excerpta Cantiana: Being the Prospectus of a History of Kent, Preparing for Publication by the Rev. Thomas Streatfield, F.S.A., published WIlliam Nicol, Shakespeare Press, London 1836 Estimate £30-50

Lot #: 106

Estimate: £30 - £50

Date: 20 May 2019

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CANTERBURY: Douglas, David C. (Editor) - The Domesday Monachorum of Christ Church Canterbury, folio, black cloth, Royal Historical Society, London 1944 Estimate £40-60

Lot #: 107

Estimate: £40 - £60

Date: 20 May 2019

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ROCHESTER: Thorpe, John - Registrum Roffense: or, A collection of antient records, charters, and instruments of divers kinds, necessary for illustrating the ecclesiastical history and antiquities of the Dioceses and Cathedral of Rochester, folio, rebound red half cloth, London 1769 Estimate £100-150

Lot #: 108

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 20 May 2019

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Parish, W.D. (Editor) - Domesday Book in relation to the County of Sussex. Edited for the Sussex Archaeological Society by W.D. Parish, folio, black faux morocco cloth, coloured map as frontis, H. Wolff, Lewes 1886 Estimate £30-50

Lot #: 109

Estimate: £30 - £50

Date: 20 May 2019

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CINQUE-PORTS: Hueffer, Ford Maddox - The Cinque Ports - A Historical and Descriptive Record, 1st edition, large 4to, with 14 photogravure plates with printed tissue guards and 19 black and white full page plates and text illustrations by William Hyde, decorated cloth gilt, William Blackwood and

Lot #: 110

Estimate: £60 - £90

Date: 20 May 2019

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WALMER: Elvin, Rev. Charles R.S. - Records of Walmer Together with "The Three Castles That Keep the Downs", quarto, green pictorial cloth, gilt, with illustrations and 3 maps, Hebry Gray, London 1890 Estimate £50-80

Lot #: 111

Estimate: £50 - £80

Date: 20 May 2019

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Oswald, Arthur - Country House of Kent, qto, red cloth (faded), Country Life 1933, together with Aubrey, John; Fowles, John (editor) - Monumenta Britannica or A Miscellany of British Antiquities (Parts One and Two), quarto, cloth, with d.j., Boston 1961 (2) Estimate £40-60

Lot #: 112

Estimate: £40 - £60

Date: 20 May 2019

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OLD CROYDON: Pelton, John Ollis - Relics of Old Croydon, folio, publisher's half morocco, upper cover block gilt and black, 23 plates, Roffley and Clark, Croydon 1891 Estimate £70-100

Lot #: 113

Estimate: £70 - £100

Date: 20 May 2019

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Hasted, Edward - The History and Topographical Survey of the County of Kent, 2nd edition, 12 vols, 8vo, modern half calf, with prospectus bound in, with 64 plates and maps, W. Bristow, Canterbury 1797-1801 Estimate £300-500

Lot #: 114

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 20 May 2019

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Poland, John - Records of the Miller Hospital and Royal Kent Dispensary, qto, blue cloth, large paper subscription edition, H. Richardson, London 1893 Estimate £20-40

Lot #: 115

Estimate: £20 - £40

Date: 20 May 2019

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DEAL, WALMER, SANDWICH: Roget, John Lewis - Sketches of Deal, Walmer, and Sandwich, 1st edition, 8vo, original green cloth gilt, Longman, green & Co, London 1911 Estimate £30-50

Lot #: 116

Estimate: £30 - £50

Date: 20 May 2019

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RICHBOROUGH: Battely, John - The Antiquities of Richborough and Reculver. Abridged from the Latin, frontispiece map and 1 plate only (of 8), half calf, spine and joints split, boards scuffed, J. Johnson, in St Paul's Church-Yard, London 1774 Estimate £80-120

Lot #: 117

Estimate: £80 - £120

Date: 20 May 2019

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Lee, Edwin - The Watering Places of England - With a Summary of Their Medical Topography and Remedial Resources, 4th edition, 8vo, original green cloth, John Churchill, London 1859 Estimate £40-60

Lot #: 118

Estimate: £40 - £60

Date: 20 May 2019

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MAIDSTONE: James, William Roberts - The Charters and Other Documents relating to the King's Town and Parish of Maidstone, in the County of Kent, 8vo, original cloth simulated leather boards, joint split, Joseph Butterworth, London 1825, together with Cave-Browne, J - The History of the Parish Church

Lot #: 119

Estimate: £40 - £60

Date: 20 May 2019

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RICHBOROUGH: Smith, Charles Roach - The Antiquities of Richborough, Reculver, and Lyme, in Kent, tooled leather spine and blind stamped cloth, coloured frontis and 9 litho plates, bookplate of Hugh W. Diamond F.S.A. and signed by the antiquary, London 1850 Estimate £40-60

Lot #: 120

Estimate: £40 - £60

Date: 20 May 2019