Children's & Illustrated Books, Original Illustrations, Modern Literature & First Editions

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Date of the auction: 21.07.2016

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Children's & Illustrated Books, Original Illustrations, Modern Literature...

Jocko, the Brazilian Ape, adapted from the German by Madame de Chatelain, 1st English edition, London & Leipzig, [1860], 32 pp., 14 hand-coloured full-page wood-engravings to rectos throughout, a little spotting, embossed stamp of William Tegg at foot of title, ownership signature of Mary Butler

Lot #: 439

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 21 Jul 2016

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The Trial of Mary Broom: A Staffordshire Story, 1st edition, [1894], 5 wood-engraved plates including frontispiece, author's signed presentation inscription to Mr Parkin to head of title, autograph letter signed, 'A.L. Coghill', from the author to Mr Parkin tipped in at front, also 2 obituaries of

Lot #: 440

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 21 Jul 2016

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The Elements of Geography, Embellished with Thirteen Beautifully Coloured Engravings, Dean and Munday, circa 1840, hand-coloured engraved frontispiece and twelve hand-coloured letterpress engravings with text beneath, printed on one side of the leaf only (facing versos and rectos), modern marbled

Lot #: 441

Estimate: £150 - £250

Date: 21 Jul 2016

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In Fairyland. A Series of Pictures from the Elf-World. With a Poem, by William Allingham, 1st edition, 1870, sixteen colour plates, engraved and printed by Edmund Evans, blank margins water-stained, one or two finger-marks to text, endpapers renewed, bookplate of Sheila Ann Day on front pastedown

Lot #: 442

Estimate: £300 - £400

Date: 21 Jul 2016

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Fairy Tales, from the German of A.L. Grimm..., with illustrations by [Isaac Robert] Cruikshank, 1827, 3 engraved plates, lower outer corner of half-title professionally restored, scattered light browning, armorial bookplate to front pastedown, later brown crushed morocco gilt by Riviere, original

Lot #: 443

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 21 Jul 2016

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made and sold by John Marshall, 11 (of 16) volumes, circa 1800, most with engraved illustrations, some full-page, all original paper-covered boards, with oval printed paper label to upper cover, dusty and rubbed, three volumes with spines deficient (12, 13, 16), four volumes with covers detached (1

Lot #: 444

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 21 Jul 2016

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The Blossoms of Morality, intended for the Amusement and Instruction of Young Ladies and Gentlemen..., with forty-seven cuts, designed and engraved by J[ohn] Bewick, 1st illustrated edition, 1796, wood-engraved illustrations, some spotting and occasional light browning, lower outer corner of K1

Lot #: 445

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 21 Jul 2016

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Alice's Adventures in Wonderland, by Lewis Carroll, with forty-two illustrations by John Tenniel, thirty-first thousand [6th edition], Macmillan, 1872, frontispiece and numerous letterpress illustrations, original red cloth covers and spine bound in at rear, yellow silk endpapers, verso of front

Lot #: 446

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 21 Jul 2016

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Lebende Bilder, 12th edition, Munich, [cover title], circa 1890, eight hand-coloured moveable plates, generally soiled, final plate not working and with some minor tears, oval ink stamp on front pastedown, original pictorial boards, lacking cloth spine, edges worn, folio Plates depict: Mr. Staberl

Lot #: 447

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 21 Jul 2016

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The Surprising Travels and Adventures of Baron Munchausen..., new edition, [bound with] A Sequel to the Travel and Adventures of Baron Munchausen..., new edition, published R.S. Kirby, no date, 40 & 20 copper plates (dated "1792"), extra illustrated with 9 hand-coloured engravings after Rowlandson

Lot #: 448

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 21 Jul 2016

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Gammer Girton's Garland: Or, the Nursery Parnassus, a choice collection of pretty songs and verses, for the amusement of all little good children who can neither read nor run, printed for R. Triphook, 1810, [2], 46 pp., in 4 parts, interleaved copy, the text leaves with brief pen and pencil marks

Lot #: 449

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 21 Jul 2016

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The Collected Works, edited with Preface and Notes by William M. Rossetti, 2 volumes, 1890, top edges gilt, remainder untrimmed, wood-engraved bookplate of Amy Bonham to both front pastedowns, decorative endpapers, contemporary dark blue morocco richly gilt by Roger de Coverly, spine compartments

Lot #: 450

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 21 Jul 2016

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Educational broadside published by R. Carpenter, 1 October 1796, calligraphic quatrain titled 'Fame' and description of the word 'Emulation', calligraphically signed by George Smith and dated at King's School, Chester, 15 December 1797, written in central area on laid paper, large engraved vignette

Lot #: 451

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 21 Jul 2016

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A leather needlecase belonging to Lydia George, 1786, four red felt leaves, with several old needles inserted, blue endpapers, recto of rear free endpaper with contemporary manuscript inscription ' This Book was the gift of Mr. Todd, to Lydia George, for hemming pocket handf. at the age of four

Lot #: 452

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 21 Jul 2016

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Engand, by M.G., Castell Brothers, printed in Bavaria, circa 1890, an 8pp. die-cut shape book of rhyming verse in the form of England, four pages with chromolithograph illustrations, original pictorial wrappers, spine lightly rubbed, 12 x 8cm (4.75 x 3ins) A rare survival in very good condition

Lot #: 453

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 21 Jul 2016

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Ireland, by M.G., Castell Brothers, printed in Bavaria, circa 1890, an 8pp. die-cut shape book of rhyming verse in the form of Ireland, four pages with chromolithograph illustrations, original pictorial wrappers, spine a little rubbed, 12 x 8cm (4.75 x 3ins) A rare survival in very good condition

Lot #: 454

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 21 Jul 2016

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Scotland, by M.G., Castell Brothers, printed in Bavaria, circa 1890, an 8pp. die-cut shape book of rhyming verse in the form of Scotland, four pages with chromolithograph illustrations, original pictorial wrappers, spine a little rubbed, 12 x 8.5cm (4.75 x 3.5ins) A rare survival in very good

Lot #: 455

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 21 Jul 2016

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South Africa, by M.G., Castell Brothers, printed in Bavaria, circa 1890, an 8pp. die-cut shape book of rhyming verse in the form of South Africa, four pages with chromolithograph illustrations, original pictorial wrappers, 11 x 9cm (4.25 x 3.5ins) A rare survival in remarkable condition, depicting

Lot #: 456

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 21 Jul 2016

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Canada, by M.G., Castell Brothers, printed in Bavaria, circa 1890, an 8pp. die-cut shape book of rhyming verse in the form of Canada, four pages with chromolithograph illustrations, original pictorial wrappers, spine a trifle rubbed and with small faint crease at head, 10.5 x 9.5cm (4.25 x 3.75ins

Lot #: 457

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 21 Jul 2016

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Australia, by M.G., Castell Brothers, printed in Bavaria, circa 1890, an 8pp. die-cut shape book of rhyming verse in the form of Australia, four pages with chromolithograph illustrations, original pictorial wrappers, spine a trifle rubbed, 11.5 x 9.5cm (4.5 x 3.75ins) Muir, A bibliography of

Lot #: 458

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 21 Jul 2016

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A folding leather backgammon and chess gaming board, late 19th/early 20th century, bookform board in the shape of two books, tooled black morocco with tan calf onlays forming a chess board, tan spine labels lettered in gilt Hist. of America, rubbed and scuffed, 46.5 x 26.5 x 8.5cm (18.25 x 10.5

Lot #: 459

Estimate: £100 - £200

Date: 21 Jul 2016

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Walker's Tour Through England and Wales, a New Pastime, Published for the Author, January 2nd, 1809, hand-coloured engraved map, with rules on either side, in eighteen sections mounted on linen, one or two minor marks, 53.5 x 65.5cm (21 x 25.75ins), housed in original marbled slipcase with engraved

Lot #: 460

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 21 Jul 2016

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A bisque head doll, Germany: Simon & Halbig, circa 1913, composition character doll with articulated limbs, bisque head impressed 'Simon & Halbig 403' and with printed paper label with the number '43', brown glass sleeping eyes, slightly open mouth showing upper teeth, long brown hair, dressed in a

Lot #: 461

Estimate: £70 - £100

Date: 21 Jul 2016

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A collection of 19th and early 20th century games, toys and juvenile ephemera, including Mathews' Animated Empire Vaudeville Theatre, "Escalado", two wooden pictorial block puzzles (including a large one illustrating Little Red Riding Hood and others), a Raphael Tuck chromolithograph mask (No.8

Lot #: 462

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 21 Jul 2016

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Geographical Recreation, or A Voyage Round the Habitable Globe, Publish'd Octr. 1st 1809, hand-coloured engraving sectionalised on linen, with 116 circular illustrations arranged in five concentric circles, the four larger ones depicting maps of Europe, Asia, Africa, and America, toned and rubbed

Lot #: 463

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 21 Jul 2016

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Scenes in Europe, circa 1830's, hand-coloured wood engraved jigsaw, printed on paper laid down on thick card, featuring an inset map of Europe with various scenes of national pastimes and costume, some marks, generally in good condition, 255 x 345 mm (10 x 13.5 ins), framed and glazed (1

Lot #: 464

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 21 Jul 2016

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Prince Lee Boo, [James Izzard, 1818?], hand-coloured engraved wooden jigsaw puzzle, with thirty-six pieces forming twelve scenes, each with printed caption below image, lightly dust-soiled, three lugs lacking and one piece supplied in facsimile, 26 x 19cm (10.25 x 7.5ins), together with a new

Lot #: 465

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 21 Jul 2016

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Engravings for Teaching the Elements of English History and Chronology after the manner of Dissected Maps for Teaching Geography, Published as the Act directs July 1st, 1787, by Carington Bowles, St. Pauls Church Yard, C. Dilly, Poultry, & W. Darton, Birchin Lane, London, engraved wooden jigsaw

Lot #: 466

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 21 Jul 2016

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Bowles's Moral Pictures, or Poor Richard Illustrated. Being Lessons for the Young and the Old, on Industry, Temperance, Frugality, etc. by the late Dr. Benj. Franklin, printed for and sold by Bowles and Carver... Published as the Act directs, 29 Sepr. 1795], engraved wooden jigsaw puzzle after

Lot #: 467

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 21 Jul 2016

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A hand-drawn table game, Continental, circa 1830s, pen & ink, pencil, and watercolour on paper, trimmed and sometime laid down on paper, sixty-two numbered compartments, comprising a large circular illustration of knights jousting within a frame of numerals and skulls, flanked by pikemen, above two

Lot #: 468

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 21 Jul 2016