Children's & Illustrated Books

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Date of the auction: 15.12.2016

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Children's & Illustrated Books

The History of An Apple Pie; with Ditties for the Nursery, by Dame Dearlove, Grant and Griffiths, successors to J. Harris, circa 1840, thirteen half-page hand-coloured engravings, each illustrating two letters of the alphabet, with text below, hand-coloured vignette title-page with contemporary ink

Lot #: 541

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 15 Dec 2016

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Shadows, Second Series, W. Kent, [1857], hand-coloured pictorial title-page and thirty-seven hand-coloured engraved plates of caricatures, including frontispiece, each figure arranged to project a humourous shadow (e.g. 'A slave', 'Creeping like a Snail', 'The Pot calling the Kettle black', 'Tempus

Lot #: 542

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 15 Dec 2016

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Little Books for Little People, printed in Bavaria, circa 1890, a complete set of six booklets, each with full-page chromolithographs and accompanying verse, original pictorial wrappers, occasional faint spotting to contents and wrappers, 83 x 107mm (3.25 x 4.25ins), housed together in original

Lot #: 543

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 15 Dec 2016

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Eleven (of sixteen) chapbooks, Yorkshire: Otley, circa 1840s, each 8 pp. with eight large woodcut illustrations, four with early hand-colouring, in original printed wrappers, sewn at spines as issued, soiled crease to rear cover Robinsons Crusoe, slight damage with closed tears to upper blank

Lot #: 544

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 15 Dec 2016

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The House That Paxton Built, by G.A.S. [George Augustus Sala], Ironbrace, Woodenhead & Co., 1851, twenty-three hand-coloured wood engraved leaves bound concertina-style, each with cartoon illustrations and humourous text, a little toned and spotted, page block detached at second fold (i.e between

Lot #: 545

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 15 Dec 2016

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Children's & Illustrated Books

Working Model Wheel of Fortune, Bishop & Co., 1867, a large folding sheet comprising sections of a Wheel of Fortune/Fortune Teller to be cut out and assembled, with engraved images and printed directions, unused, some tears to folds (some repaired on verso) and very slight loss to text, sheet size

Lot #: 546

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 15 Dec 2016

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Foliage Exercises for the Brush, G. Rowney & Co, [1884], six parts, each consisting of chromolithographed plates of trees (complete), together with accompanying text, loosely held in original printed paper wrappers, some splitting along spine folds especially to part three, all contained in a

Lot #: 547

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 15 Dec 2016

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Children's & Illustrated Books

Bookcase of Instruction and Delight, 1st edition, 1802, eight (of 12) miniature volumes, comprising: Entertaining Stories, 2 volumes; Twenty Seven Prints of Natural History; A History of France; An Epitome of English History; Arithmetic Made Easy; Instructions in the art of Drawing and Painting

Lot #: 548

Estimate: £1,200 - £1,500

Date: 15 Dec 2016

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Aus dem Leben, Lustiges Ziehbilderbuch, 5th edition,[cover-title], Munich: Verlag von Braun & Schneider, circa 1888, eight full-page hand-coloured moveable plates, each with tab mechanism, all in working order, generally marked and soiled, some handling tears and repairs, contemporary ownership name

Lot #: 549

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 15 Dec 2016

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Zum Zeitvertreib, f�r brave Knaben & M�dchen, Ein Ziehbilderbuch, 5th edition, Munich, circa 1890, eight hand-coloured plates, each with one or more movable figures, operated by levers, in good working order, some marks from rusting pins, some short closed tears, mostly repaired, butterfly net in

Lot #: 550

Estimate: £800 - £1,000

Date: 15 Dec 2016

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The Bible in Miniature, or a Concise History of the Old & New Testaments, printed for E. Newbery, 1780, two engraved titles, and fourteen engraved plates, marbled endpapers, contemporary ownership name on preliminary blank, later ownership details on versos of free endpapers, all edges gilt

Lot #: 551

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 15 Dec 2016

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Dean's New Book of Dissolving Views, Dean & Son, [1860], five (of 6) wood-engraved illustrations by Edward Calvert, coloured by hand, Earth/Air missing, each with sliding slats operated by a lever producing an alternative view, some soiling, a few short tears (mostly repaired), endpapers with

Lot #: 552

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 15 Dec 2016

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Indispensable Requisites for Dandies of Both Sexes; Illustrated by Sixteen Coloured Engravings, Being the first Work of the kind ever attempted in Ireland, 2nd edition. By a Lady, author of The Emblematical Garden, Which is ready for Jones's Press, Dublin: printed by J. Jones, circa 1823, nine

Lot #: 553

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 15 Dec 2016

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Royal Moveable Punch and Judy, Dean & Son, [cover-title], circa 1891, eight half-page moveable Punch and Judy scenes, each with two characters, above a coloured illustration of a drummer alongside verse dialogue corresponding to the scene, all characters present although some are detached, some

Lot #: 554

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 15 Dec 2016

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A Tale of a Robin; The Nine Lives of a Cat; The Duckling's Tale; Secrets; Jack in the Box; Our Yacht, [cover-titles], printed in Bavaria, circa 1890s, together six volumes, full-page chromolithographs, some light toning and spotting, foliate endpapers (Nine Lives lacking rear free endpaper), Secrets

Lot #: 555

Estimate: £70 - £100

Date: 15 Dec 2016

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Marshall's Grand Historical Peristrephic Panorama of the Ceremony of the Coronation, the Coronation Procession, and the Banquet of His Most Gracious Majesty King George the Fourth..., [in the] Great Room, Spring Gardens, [London], printed J.B. Laidlaw, [1821?], a printed broadside also advertising

Lot #: 556

Estimate: £70 - £100

Date: 15 Dec 2016

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The History and Adventures of Little Henry, Exemplified in a Series of Figures, 2nd edition, 1810, printed booklet with seven cut-out hand-coloured aquatint scenic figures loosely inserted, with two (of 4) hats and interchangeable head, one figure with tip of sword and one finger missing, text

Lot #: 557

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 15 Dec 2016

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Children's & Illustrated Books

The History of Little Fanny exemplified in a series of figures, A new Edition, circa 1860s, 14pp. manuscript, including title-page, paper watermarked 1856, with seven cut-out watercolour paper doll figures loosely inserted (no interchangeable head present), front free endpaper with ownership name of

Lot #: 558

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 15 Dec 2016

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Children's & Illustrated Books

Hubert, the Cottage Youth. Being the Sequel to Phoebe, the Cottage Maid, Exemplified in a Series of Rural Figures, 1st edition, printed for S. and J. Fuller, 1812, printed booklet with seven (of 8) cut-out hand-coloured aquatint scenic figures loosely inserted, with later hand-made interchangeable

Lot #: 559

Estimate: £300 - £400

Date: 15 Dec 2016

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Three Little Kittens, T. Nelson, circa 1866, full-page colour illustrations, some toning, original pictorial wrappers, contained in contemporary book post wrapper with penny red postage stamp (and the remains of another), torn and spotted, and with some spots of sealing wax on rear, addressed in

Lot #: 560

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 15 Dec 2016

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The Butterfly's Ball, and the Grasshopper's Feast, 1st edition, printed for J. Harris, Jany. 1st. 1807, fourteen copper engraved illustrations, including frontispiece, bound with [Dorset, Catherine Anne] , The Peacock "At Home:" A Sequel to the Butterfly's Ball. Written by a Lady, and Illustrated

Lot #: 561

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 15 Dec 2016

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The White Ship, author's manuscript fair copy, 1880, written in brown ink to rectos of 19 ruled leaves, signed and dated 'D.G. Rossetti: 1880' at end, a little spotting, contemporary plain green wrappers, 202 x 162 mm, top edge gilt, bound in contemporary gilt-lettered polished calf with oval

Lot #: 562

Estimate: £5,000 - £8,000

Date: 15 Dec 2016

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Three scrap albums, 19th century, comprising a large album full of attractively mounted scraps, with some carefully hand-painted borders, including flowers, birds and animals, Father Christmas, knights in armour, children, oriental figures, shells, plus some mounted greetings cards, stitching

Lot #: 563

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 15 Dec 2016

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An album of finely-cut scissor silhouettes, 1829-1837, thirty-five paper silhouettes on green, blue or black paper, mostly dated in contemporary manuscript and initialled 'E.M' on verso, two additional inscribed with place name of Brixton, depicting landscapes, figures, and animals, including

Lot #: 564

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 15 Dec 2016

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Children's & Illustrated Books

Le Savant de Huit Ans, suivi du Petit Coloriste, Lille: Blocquel, circa 1830, half-title present, hand-coloured title-page, six hand-coloured plates (including frontispiece), full-page letterpress diagrams, musical notation, some faint spotting and marks, final leaf with closed tear, front hinge

Lot #: 565

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 15 Dec 2016

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A collection of nine volumes from The Book-Case of Knowledge, 1st editions, 1800, together nine (of 10) miniature volumes (lacking Birds and Beasts), comprising: A Familiar Introduction to Botany (five hand-coloured engraved plates); Rewards for Attentive Studies (engraved frontispiece); Mythology

Lot #: 566

Estimate: £500 - £800

Date: 15 Dec 2016

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A set of alphabet blocks, English, circa 1840, eighteen wooden cubes, each dimension 4.5cm (1.75ins), two sides with black letters on an orange background, two sides with black letters or numbers on a white background, two sides with engravings of named animals, rubbed and some chipped, contained in

Lot #: 567

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 15 Dec 2016

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Spelling Alphabet, early to mid 19th century, 130 bone alphabet tiles, both sides of each with an incised letter stained black (lower and upper case), plus 5 blank tiles (complete), each approximately 18 x 14mm (.75 x .5ins), contained in original mahogany box fitted with twenty-seven compartments

Lot #: 568

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 15 Dec 2016

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The Scripture Alphabet Embellish'd with 26 Vignettes, R. Miller, circa 1820, twenty-seven alphabet cards (z in duplicate), each with a hand-coloured engraved vignette, and letter of the alphabet with accompanying verse, generally toned, a few creased, two with closed edge-tears, versos blank (some

Lot #: 569

Estimate: £300 - £400

Date: 15 Dec 2016

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Jeu de Nain Jaune, Paris: Th. Donnadieu, circa 1853, French game in box containing five decorated compartments and an unopened pack of cards labelled 'Cartes Opaques... 1878', box with gilt lettered and decorated lid, printed rules on underside of lid, box rubbed and marked, together with a circular

Lot #: 570

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 15 Dec 2016