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Date of the auction: 25.10.2020

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Local History and Topography. An Inventory of the Historical Monuments in Westmorland. London: HMSO, 1936. Original cloth, worn. With map in rear pocket. With; Richardson, J. - Furness Past and Present. Barrow: 1880. Volume I only. (2

Lot #: 601

Estimate: £20 - £25

Date: 25 Oct 2020

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Antiquarian. Local History. West, Thomas - A Guide to the Lakes, &c. London: 1784, 3rd edition. With folding map. Poor binding. With; The Antiquities of Furness. Ulverston: George Ashburner, 1805. Bound in marbled paper covers. (2

Lot #: 602

Estimate: £30 - £40

Date: 25 Oct 2020

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Railways. Marshall, John - The Lancashire & Yorkshire Railway. Newton Abbot: David & Charles, 1969-1972. 1st editions. Ex-School Library. No dust wrappers. (3

Lot #: 603

Estimate: £10 - £15

Date: 25 Oct 2020

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Maps. A small selection of rolled OS maps. Comprising: Cumbria - Sheet SD 40 NW (1977) Cartmel Fell & Whitbarrow; Cumbria - Sheet SD 48 SW (1977) Witherslack, Lindale & Newton; South Westmorland - Witherslack and Meathop (1914); South Westmorland - Witherslack and Whitbarrow (1914). (4

Lot #: 604

Estimate: £20 - £25

Date: 25 Oct 2020

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Topography. Ogilvy, James S. - A Pilgrimage in Surrey. London: George Routledge, 1914. Two Volumes. Original cloth. With; Howson, J. S. - The River Dee. London: Virtue, Spalding & Co. Circa 1875. Original cloth. And 1 other. (3

Lot #: 605

Estimate: £20 - £25

Date: 25 Oct 2020

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Travel and related. Small selection, includes; Willoughby, H. - Australian Pictures. London: 1886. Original cloth; Palen, L. S. (trans.) - The Fire of Desert Folk. London: 1926. Original cloth; Du Chaillu, Paul B. - The Land of the Midnight Sun. London: 1899 reprint. Lacks map. And; 3 others. (6

Lot #: 606

Estimate: £30 - £40

Date: 25 Oct 2020

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Local History. An Inventory of the Historical Monuments in Westmorland. 1936 - 1st edition. Original cloth, illustrated including folding map in rear pocket. (1

Lot #: 607

Estimate: £30 - £40

Date: 25 Oct 2020

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Children's. Potter, Beatrix - The Tale of Timmy Tiptoes. London: Frederick Warne, 1911. First edition. Issue points correct [Quinby 20]. Small abrasions to boards, includes small loss to author's name on upper board. Hinges splitting at tail of spine. (1

Lot #: 608

Estimate: £70 - £100

Date: 25 Oct 2020

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Literature. Marsh, Honoria D. - Shades from Jane Austen. 1975, limited edition 292/300, signed. Full leather, in slipcase. Spine faded. Provenance: Publisher crossed out, and initialled by the author indicating a personal copy. Inscription on verso of half-title 'this copy belongs to K. Anne Oliver

Lot #: 609

Estimate: £50 - £80

Date: 25 Oct 2020

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Poetry. Sassoon, Siegfried - An Octave. 1966, limited edition - no.83/100 copies presented to the author on his eightieth birthday. Papered boards in the card slipcase. Fine copy. (1

Lot #: 610

Estimate: £20 - £25

Date: 25 Oct 2020

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Travel. Lloyd, Reginald - Twentieth Century Impressions of Chile: Its History, People, Commerce, Industries, and Resources. London: 1915. Full maroon morocco, gilt. Hinges worn at extremities. A VG copy. Scarce. (1

Lot #: 611

Estimate: £50 - £80

Date: 25 Oct 2020

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Geology and related. A large selection, mainly 19th and early 20th century, includes; Miller, Hugh - The Testimony of the Rocks. Edinburgh: 1869, 37th thousand. Original cloth; Lyell, Sir Charles - The Student's Elements of Geology. London: 1871. Original cloth; etc. (24

Lot #: 612

Estimate: £40 - £60

Date: 25 Oct 2020

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Geology and related. A small selection. Comprising; Lupton, Arnold - A Practical Treatise on Mine Surveying. London: 1902; Duff, Patrick - Sketch of the Geology of Moray. Elgin: 1842; Wheeler, W. H. - The Sea-Coast. London: 1902; and 1 other. (4

Lot #: 613

Estimate: £20 - £25

Date: 25 Oct 2020

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Palaeontology/Fossils. Taylor, J. E. - Our Common British Fossils. London: 1885; Woods, Henry - Palaeontology: Invertebrate. Cambridge: 1902, 3rd edition; and 1 other. (3

Lot #: 614

Estimate: £10 - £15

Date: 25 Oct 2020

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Art & Architecture. Fletcher, Banister F. - A History of Architecture. London: 1905, 5th edition. Original cloth; Hardie, Martin - John Pettie. London: A & C Black, 1908. Original cloth; and 1 other. (3

Lot #: 615

Estimate: £15 - £20

Date: 25 Oct 2020

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Travel and related. A. & C. Black publications. Includes; Constantinople (1906, 1st); Egypt (1903, 2nd imp.); The Norwegian Fjords (1907, 1st); The Sea-Kings of Crete (1910, 1st); etc. Condition mixed, Fair-VG. (19

Lot #: 616

Estimate: £50 - £80

Date: 25 Oct 2020

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English Topography & History. A. & C. Black publications. Includes; The Rivers and Streams of England (1909, 1st); Gardens of England (1911, 2nd imp.); etc. (7

Lot #: 617

Estimate: £20 - £25

Date: 25 Oct 2020

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Children's. A selection, includes; Mitton, G. E. - The Children's Book of Stars. London: 1907; Kingsley, Charles - The Water Babies. Hodder & Stoughton for Boots the Chemists, no date circa 1930. Illustrated by Jessie Willcox Smith, 12 colour plates; etc. (5

Lot #: 618

Estimate: £20 - £25

Date: 25 Oct 2020

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Natural History. A selection, includes; Flemwell, G. - Alpine Flowers and Gardens. 1910; Hall, Rev. C. A. - The Open Book of Nature. 1919, 2nd impression; etc. (6

Lot #: 619

Estimate: £20 - £25

Date: 25 Oct 2020

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Literature and Poetry. A selection, includes; Burns, Scott, Goldsmith, Macaulay's Rome, etc. (11

Lot #: 620

Estimate: £20 - £25

Date: 25 Oct 2020

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British Topography. A selection, includes; Anderson, R. - Deeside. London: 1911; Riley, W. - A Village in Craven. 2nd impression; Black's Guides; etc. (16

Lot #: 621

Estimate: £20 - £25

Date: 25 Oct 2020

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Specialist Botany and Ecology. A carton. Includes; Robinson - Soils. London: 1937, 2nd edition; Microbial Ecology. Cambridge: 1957; Bawden - Plant Viruses and Virus Diseases. 1943, 2nd US edition. Etc. (16) Provenance: from the working collection of the noted botanist A. R. Clapham, some books

Lot #: 622

Estimate: £10 - £15

Date: 25 Oct 2020

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Science. Physics and related. Includes; Thirring, J. H. - The Ideas of Einstein's Theory. London: Methuen & Co. Ltd. 1921, 1st thus. Etc. (26

Lot #: 623

Estimate: £10 - £15

Date: 25 Oct 2020

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Miscellaneous. A large carton. Includes; Sladen, Douglas - On The Cars And Off. London: Ward Lock & Co.; Graves, Robert - Good-Bye To All That. London: 1929, 3rd impression; Joyce, James - Ulysses. London: 1954; etc. (31

Lot #: 624

Estimate: £15 - £20

Date: 25 Oct 2020

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History and related biographies. Includes; Morley, J. - The Life of William Ewart Gladstone. 1903, three volumes; Thompson, J. W. - Economic and Social History of the Middle Ages. 1959-66, two volumes; Etc. (17

Lot #: 625

Estimate: £10 - £15

Date: 25 Oct 2020

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Natural History/Botany & Topography. Clapham, Tutin & Warburg - Flora of the British Isles. 1962, 2nd edition. With the 4 volumes of Illustrations and a copy of Excursion Flora of the British Isles, 1968 2nd edition; Monk, W. J. - By Thames, Coln, and Leach. Oxford: 1927; ward Lock Red Guides for

Lot #: 626

Estimate: £20 - £25

Date: 25 Oct 2020

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Lot #: 627

Estimate: £0

Date: 25 Oct 2020

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Arthur Ransome. A selection, includes; The Child's Book of the Seasons. London: Anthony Treherne & Company, 1906. 1st edition. Illustrated by Frances Craine; Swallowdale. New York: 1932. 1st US edition. In dust wrapper; The Picts and the Martyrs. London: 1943. 1st edition. In dust wrapper. And

Lot #: 628

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 25 Oct 2020

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Antiquarian Odd Volumes. A large selection, includes; Francisco Turrettino - Institutio Theologiae Elencticae (pars secunda). Geneva: 1689; R. P. Cornelii Cornelii - A Lapide E Societate Jesu, Commentaria in Vetus Et Novum Testamentum. Venetiis [venice] Ex Typographia Balleoniana: 1740. Appears

Lot #: 629

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 25 Oct 2020

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Local Industrial History. Mining and related. A selection, includes; Holland, Eric G. - Coniston Copper. 1987, 1st, signed; Geddes, R. Stanley - Burlington Blue-Grey. 1991, 2nd edition; Ian Tyler Blue Rock publications; etc. (13

Lot #: 630

Estimate: £20 - £25

Date: 25 Oct 2020