Modern Literature & First Editions, Children's, Private Press & Illustrated Books

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Date of the auction: 20.06.2019

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Alphabet book. The History of An Apple Pie, circa 1860

Alphabet book. The History of An Apple Pie, London: J. Bysh, circa 1860, 8 pages, each with half-page engraving and text, tail and fore-edges a little frayed, first page with minor pale brown mark, original printed wrappers, crudely resewn, tail and fore-edges a little frayed, corners creased with

Lot #: 480

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 20 Jun 2019

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Battledores. My New Battledore, circa 1830s

Battledores. My New Battledore, Kettering: Joseph Toller, circa 1830s, single sheet of stiffened paper, folded to form two leaves with a flap, internally with three engravings, alphabets, and two lessons (some marks to one alphabet and inside front flap), exterior grey-brown with three engravings

Lot #: 481

Estimate: £80 - £120

Date: 20 Jun 2019

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Bible; hieroglyphic. A New Hieroglyphical Bible, 1st edition, 1794

Bible; hieroglyphic. A New Hieroglyphical Bible, for the Amusement and Instruction of Children: being a Selection of the most Useful Lessons and most Interesting Narratives ... Embellished with Familiar Figures and Striking Emblems: Elegantly Engraved. To the whole is added a Sketch of the Life of

Lot #: 482

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 20 Jun 2019

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Chapbook. The Dangers of the Deep: Narrative of the Loss of The Ramilies...

Chapbook. The Dangers of the Deep; or, Interesting Narratives of Shipwrecks & Disasters at Sea [cover-title]: Narrative of the Loss of The Ramilies, of Seventy-Four Guns, In the Atlantic Ocean, Sep. 21, 1782, Orlando Hodgson, [between 1836 and 1844], hand-coloured folding frontispiece, 16 pages

Lot #: 483

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 20 Jun 2019

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Chapbooks. A collection of eight chapbooks, York: James Kendrew, circa 1820

Chapbooks. A collection of eight chapbooks (one duplicate), York: James Kendrew, circa 1820, numerous woodcut illustrations, The History of Tommy and Harry with repaired tear to title and short closed edge tear to one leaf, one copy of The Mother's Gift lightly spotted and dust-soiled, two with

Lot #: 484

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 20 Jun 2019

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Chapbooks. A Voyage in the Coal Trade; with an Address to Seamen..., circa...

Chapbooks. A Voyage in the Coal Trade; with an Address to Seamen, Especially the Rising Youth, Newcastle-upon-Tyne: Walker, circa 1850s, 24 pages, vignette title, vignette on final page, uncut and unopened, 17.2 x 10cm, in modern wrappers, together with The Famous History of Friar Bacon, with the

Lot #: 485

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 20 Jun 2019

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Chapbooks. Butterfly's Ball [cover-title], circa 1835

Chapbooks. Butterfly's Ball [cover-title], Otley: Walker and Son, circa 1835, Panorama Series no. 7, two strips joined into one continuous strip, folded to form 17 sections, all but the first 2 numbered (then starting at number 2), each with an engraving above lines of verse, the engravings with

Lot #: 486

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 20 Jun 2019

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Chapbooks. The Sleeping Beauty of the Wood, an Entertaining Tale, circa 1830s

Chapbooks. The Sleeping Beauty of the Wood, an Entertaining Tale, Newcastle: Fordyce, circa 1830s, 24 pages, wood-engraved vignette to title, woodcut illustrations to text, disbound, 16.5 x 9.2cm, together with Nursery Rhymes for Children, Alnwick: Davison, circa 1830, 8 pages, decorated title, 12

Lot #: 487

Estimate: £70 - £100

Date: 20 Jun 2019

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Cock Robin. The Death and Burial of Cock Robin, circa 1800

Cock Robin. The Death and Burial of Cock Robin; as Taken from the Original Manuscript, in the Possession of Master Meanwell, Lichfield: printed and sold by M. Morgan, and A. Morgan, [cover-title], circa 1800, 16 pages, fifteen woodcut illustrations, generally spotted and toned, untrimmed, sewn as

Lot #: 488

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 20 Jun 2019

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Collodi (Carlo, pseudonym of Carlo Lorenzini). Le Avventure di Pinocchio, 1883

Collodi (Carlo, pseudonym of Carlo Lorenzini). Le Avventure di Pinocchio. Storia di un Burattino, 1st edition, Florence: Felice Paggi, 1883, wood-engraved frontispiece and 61 text illustrations by Enrico Mazzanti, 4 pp. publisher's list at end, pp. 15/16 detached with marginal archival paper repair

Lot #: 489

Estimate: £6,000 - £8,000

Date: 20 Jun 2019

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Collodi (Carlo, pseudonym of Carlo Lorenzini). The Story of a Puppet, 1st...

Collodi (Carlo, pseudonym of Carlo Lorenzini). The Story of a Puppet or the Adventures of Pinocchio, translated from the Italian by M.A. Murray, 1st English edition, T. Fisher Unwin, 1892, illustrations by Enrico Mazzanti (misprinted 'C. Mazzanti to title), half title and title printed in red and

Lot #: 490

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 20 Jun 2019

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Costume. The Costume, Manners, and Peculiarities, of Different Inhabitants...

Costume. The Costume, Manners, and Peculiarities, of Different Inhabitants of the Globe, Calculated to Instruct and Amuse the Little Folks of All Countries, Grant and Griffith, circa 1848, 18 pages, printed on one side, 16 hand-coloured illustrations, each with an amusing rhyming description below

Lot #: 491

Estimate: £80 - £120

Date: 20 Jun 2019

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Darton (and Clark, publisher). The Cotton Fields and Cotton Factories, 1840

Darton (and Clark, publisher). The Cotton Fields and Cotton Factories: being A Familiar View of the Rise and Progress of that Wonderful Branch of Trade, the Cotton Manufacture, Adapted for Youth, by Henry Brown, 1st edition, circa 1840, nine hand-coloured lithographed plates of trades, letterpress

Lot #: 492

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 20 Jun 2019

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Darton (William & Son publisher). The Consequences of a Lie, circa 1832

Darton (William & Son publisher). The Consequences of a Lie. Founded on Recent Facts. By Marianne Neville. With Copper Plates, 1st edition, circa 1832, three copper engraved plates, including frontispiece, a few spots, bound with The Yellow Shoe-Strings; or, the Good Effects of Obedience to Parents

Lot #: 493

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 20 Jun 2019

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Darton (William, publisher). The Little Cowslip-Gatherers, [1824]

Darton (William, publisher). The Little Cowslip-Gatherers; or, What a Penny Will Do, by Esther Hewlett (later Esther Copley), 1st edition, [1824], engraved frontispiece (offset to title), with dampstain to upper left corner and small loss to upper blank margin (with two associated short closed

Lot #: 494

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 20 Jun 2019

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Dodgson (Charles Lutwidge, 'Lewis Carroll'). Alice's Abenteuer im Wunderland

Dodgson (Charles Lutwidge, 'Lewis Carroll'). Alice's Abenteuer im Wunderland, illustrated by John Tenniel, first German edition, Liepzig: Johann Friedrich Hartknoch, first edition, second issue, [1869], wood-engraved plates and illustrations, heavy spotting, all edges gilt, original green cloth

Lot #: 495

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 20 Jun 2019

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Dodgson (Charles Lutwidge, 'Lewis Carroll'). Sylvie and Bruno, 6 volumes...

Dodgson (Charles Lutwidge, 'Lewis Carroll'). Sylvie and Bruno/Sylvie and Bruno Concluded, 6 volumes, 1st edition, 1889-1893, illustrations by Harry Furniss, a few leaves detached with frayed fore margins, some light soiling and stains, Clarendon Press Institute ink stamps, original red cloth, spines

Lot #: 496

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 20 Jun 2019

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Doyle (Richard). In Fairyland, 1870

Doyle (Richard). In Fairyland, A Series of Pictures from the Elf-World. With a Poem by William Allingham, 1st edition, Longmans et al, 1870, 16 full-page colour illustrations, engraved and printed by Edmund Evans, first two plates with small damp-stain to lower blank margin, text printed on rectos

Lot #: 497

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 20 Jun 2019

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Horsley (Henry Sharpe). The Affectionate Parent's Gift and the Good Child's...

Horsley (Henry Sharpe). The Affectionate Parent's Gift and the Good Child's Reward, Consisting of a Series of Poems and Essays, on Natural, Moral, and Religious Subjects..., 28 parts, 1st edition, printed for T. Kelly, 1827, 110 (of 114) engraved plates, including engraved frontispiece and

Lot #: 498

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 20 Jun 2019

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Meggendorfer (Lothar). Im Sommer, ein Bilderbuch [cover-title], 6th...

Meggendorfer (Lothar). Im Sommer, ein Bilderbuch [cover-title], 6th edition, Munich: Braun and Schneider, circa 1890, six double-page panels, mounted onto 12 board/card sections (the first and last sections forming the covers), and joined into one continuous strip to form a panorama, the

Lot #: 499

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 20 Jun 2019

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Miniature almanack. Almanach, op 't Jaar ons Heeren Jesu Christi, 1711

Miniature almanack. Almanach, op 't Jaar ons Heeren Jesu Christi, 1711. Voorsien met de Jaar / Paarde / Beeste en Leer-markten, Met de Maans op en ondergank, Door Jan Albertsz van Dam, five parts in 1, Amsterdam: Stichter, 1711, title and first part printed in red & black, with woodcut to title

Lot #: 500

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 20 Jun 2019

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Miniature alphabet. My Tiny Alphabet Book, circa 1895

Miniature alphabet. My Tiny Alphabet Book [Cover Title], 2 parts in one: Tiny Alphabet of Animals [and] Tiny Alphabet of Birds, Glasgow: David Bryce and Son, circa 1895, printed in red and black, numerous colour illustrations, all edges gilt, original maroon morocco gilt, 28 x 21mm, together with

Lot #: 501

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 20 Jun 2019

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Miniature book. Twelve of Hearts, 1982

Miniature book. Twelve of Hearts, Boston: Anne & David Bromer, 1982, red ink manuscript, 12 original watercolour paintings by Robert Gould, rear free endpaper gilt lettered 19 D.P.B. 83, original vellum, gilt lettering to spine and front cover, 67 x 56mm (Qty: 1) Limited edition, 14/36 copies

Lot #: 502

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 20 Jun 2019

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Miniature books. Bibliothèque en Miniature, circa 1835

Miniature books. Bibliothèque en Miniature, Paris: Marcilly, circa 1835, six books, each of 24 pages, vignette titles, one engraved plate to each volume, some spotting and toning, original printed pink wrappers, 69 x 46mm, contained in original two-part box, lid with printed label within embossed

Lot #: 503

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 20 Jun 2019

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Miniature Books. Les Petits Montagnards, Année 1822, [1821]

Miniature Books. Les Petits Montagnards, Année 1822, Paris: Marcilly, [1821], vignette title-page, eight full-page letterpress engravings, a couple of minor spots, rear hinge split, all edges gilt, some fore-edges with tiny black mark, original red morocco gilt, lightly rubbed, covers with

Lot #: 504

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 20 Jun 2019

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Miniature books. Les Plaisirs de la Campagne, circa 1825

Miniature books. Les Plaisirs de la Campagne, Paris: Marcilly, circa 1825, vignette title, seven engraved plates, half-title, some light spotting in places, a few fore-edges with tiny red mark, rear pastedown dampstained, original embossed pink boards, somewhat rubbed and dust-soiled in places, 48 x

Lot #: 505

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 20 Jun 2019

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Miniature books. Les Quatre Saisons, circa 1825

Miniature books. Les Quatre Saisons, Paris: Pinard, circa 1825, four books, each of 24 pages, one hand-coloured engraved plate to each volume, some spotting to text, original embossed pink wrappers, some light dust-soiling in places, 67 x 47mm, contained in original slipcase, printed paper label to

Lot #: 506

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 20 Jun 2019

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Miniature books. Taschen Kalender für das Schalt-Jahr 1824

Miniature books. Taschen Kalender für das Schalt-Jahr 1824, Leipzig: Schreibers Erben, 1824, engraved throughout, including frontispiece, 30 leaves printed on one side, each month headed by an engraved oblong vignette of domestic or rural scenes, lists of abbreviations and signs, including zodiac

Lot #: 507

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 20 Jun 2019

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Miniature books. The Emperor's New Clothes, 1994

Miniature books. The Emperor's New Clothes, by Hans Christian Andersen, Translated and Illustrated by Erik Blegvad, Dallas: Somesuch Press, 1994, half-title, six double-page colour illustrations, blank leaf after first illustration inscribed by Erik Blegvad to Stanley Marcus, colour illustrated

Lot #: 508

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 20 Jun 2019

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Moveable. The Moveable Mother Hubbard, Dean & Son, circa 1857

Moveable. The Moveable Mother Hubbard, Dean & Son, [cover-title], circa 1857, eight hand-coloured full-page scenes, each with lever-operated moveable parts, all in working order, occasional repaired closed tears to lever slots, publisher's advertisement endpapers, front hinge slightly cracked

Lot #: 509

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 20 Jun 2019