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Books, Manuscripts & Maps Sale - Timed Auction
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David Lays Auctioneers Alverton
Alverton
Penzance, Cornwall
TR184RE
United Kingdom
Books, Manuscripts & Maps Sale - Timed Auction

TIMED AUCTION

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Auction dates
Starts: Oct 01, 2021 05:00 PM BST
Ends from: Oct 15, 2021 02:00 PM BST
Auction currency
GBP
There are 625 lots within this auction
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THOM GUNN. 'The Passages of Joy.' First edition, 1982, very good condition; HENRY SEWELL STOKES. '
65 GBP
40 - 80 GBP
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ANNE PRATT. 'Wild Flowers.' Two volumes, 190 coloured plates complete, orig cloth, gilt, Society for
80 GBP
50 - 100 GBP
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HAZEL BERRIMAN. 'Crysede: The unique textile designs of Alec Walker.' Thirty-six plates of designs
95 GBP
40 - 80 GBP
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BIRKET FOSTER ILLUSTRATIONS. Common Wayside Flowers by Thomas Miller. First Edition, colour
70 GBP
30 - 60 GBP
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EDWIN FRAY. Golden Recipes for use of all ages. William M'Call, 7, 9, & 11, Hunter Street,
20 GBP
20 - 40 GBP
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SHAUN GREENHALGH AND WALDEMAR JANUSZCZAK. A Forger's Tale. Second Edition before mass market
0 GBP
20 - 40 GBP
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THE STORY OF THE BLUENOSE. Queen of the North Atlantic Fishing Fleet. Pictorial card covers. c 1933,
0 GBP
20 - 40 GBP
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MILLICENT AND GITHA SOWERBY Childhood, Original cloth-backed boards. Chatto and Windus.
0 GBP
30 - 60 GBP
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GEORGII WOLFFGANGI WEDELII, Hereditarii in Schwartza, Medicinae Doctoris, Comitis Palatini Caesarei,
0 GBP
40 - 80 GBP
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KINGSLEY AMIS. The James Bond Dossier. orig cloth, dustjacket unclipped and in very good condition
60 GBP
50 - 100 GBP
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THOMAS W F GANN The Maya Indians of Southern Yucatan and Northern British Honduras, Smithsonian
30 GBP
30 - 60 GBP
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GERRY ECKHARDT. Two Exhibition Catalogues. Lindnersplan, Stockholm, signed by artist in 1965.
0 GBP
20 - 40 GBP
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THOMAS STRUTH Strangers and Friends. Photographs 1986-1992. Orig wps, colour and black-and-white
0 GBP
20 - 40 GBP
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Gustav Jahn, Ein Maler und Bergstreigerleben. Orig cloth-backed boards, colour and black-and-white
0 GBP
20 - 40 GBP
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BRITAIN'S BEST TONIC. HASTINGS & ST LEONARDS. Tourist Guide for 1931/2. Plates, photographs and lots
35 GBP
30 - 60 GBP
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A H CHURCHER , FRS. The Chemistry of Paints and Painting. Orig cloth, Seeley and Co, 1898. Top and
0 GBP
20 - 40 GBP
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WORLD WAR II RAF PROPAGANDA. Guidance for Gusts. Being a few windy whimsies captured from the
170 GBP
30 - 60 GBP
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R TURNER An Easy Introduction to the Arts and Sciences: being a short but comprehensive system of
30 GBP
30 - 60 GBP
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LONDON TRANSPORT EXECUTIVE. Twenty-four later miniature Underground posters in original wrappers
150 GBP
50 - 100 GBP
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R D PENHALLURICK Birds of the Cornish Coast including the Isles of Scilly. Dustjacket, unclipped;
75 GBP
30 - 60 GBP
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ARCHIBALD GEIKIE, F.R.S. President. The History of Volcanic Action in the Area of the British Isles,
0 GBP
30 - 60 GBP
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WALKERS' TOY-BOOKS Series. The Book of Animals. Eight paged Chap-Book, woodcuts complete. Tan
60 GBP
50 - 100 GBP
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WILL KIDD Dickydidos. The story of two little people and a dog. Cloth-backed boards. Plates in
0 GBP
30 - 60 GBP
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"The Shrines of Tut-Ankh-Amon". Texts translated with introductions. Vol II. by Alexandre
65 GBP
50 - 100 GBP
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ANDREW LANYON The Helping Hand. An Artists' and Collectors' Accessory. A Pocket Critic. Signed
110 GBP
40 - 80 GBP
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LION AND UNICORN PRESS. A Newe Booke of Copies. 1574. A facsimile of a unique Elizabethan Writing
80 GBP
30 - 60 GBP
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W HEATON COOPER. The Tarns of Lakeland. Orig cloth in vg condition, pictorial dustjacket torn at
0 GBP
20 - 40 GBP
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THE VALE PRESS. THE AMBER WITCH EDITED BY WILLIAM MEINHOLD AND TRANSLATED BY LADY DUFF GORDON.
150 GBP
200 - 300 GBP
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BRASSAI PHOTOGRAPHS. The Sculptures of Picasso by Daniel Henry Kahnweiler. Printed in France by Theo
65 GBP
50 - 100 GBP
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THE GRABHORN PRESS. The First Part of Henry the Fourth by William Shakespeare Illustrated by Mary
80 GBP
100 - 200 GBP
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The Queen's Matrimonial Ladder, A National Toy, with Fourteen Step Scenes; and Illustrations in
0 GBP
200 - 400 GBP
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VICTORIAN THREE-DECKER. 'Arundel: A Tale of the French Revolution,' by Sir Francis Vincent, Bart,
150 GBP
250 - 450 GBP
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"Struwwelhitler." 'A Nazi Story Book by Doktor Schrecklichkeit,' coloured plates complete,
65 GBP
100 - 200 GBP
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VICTORIAN THREE-DECKER. 'Martin french,' By John Bradshaw author of Dedham Park etc, first
220 GBP
300 - 600 GBP
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LIEUT-COL HORT. 'Penelope Wedgebone: The Supposed Heiress.' First Edition, eight hand-coloured
0 GBP
250 - 300 GBP
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Bentley, G., E., Jr. 'Blake Books: Annotated Catalogues of William Blake's Writings in Illuminated
0 GBP
150 - 300 GBP
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GARSTANG, JOHN. 'The Burial Customs of Ancient Egypt: As Illustrated by Tombs of the Middle
180 GBP
200 - 400 GBP
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VICTORIAN TWO-DECKER NOVEL. 'Richard Dare by Mrs Alfred Baldwin.' First Edition, two vols
90 GBP
100 - 200 GBP
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MAURICE RICHARDSON. 'The Exploits of Engelbrecht.' First edition, orig cloth, pictorial dusthacket
0 GBP
100 - 200 GBP
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EDWARD BAWDEN ILLUSTRATIONS. 'Adam and Evelyn at Kew, or, Revolt in the Gardens,' by Robert Herring,
0 GBP
200 - 400 GBP
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EDGAR RICE BURROUGHS. 'Lord of the Jungle.' Grosset & Dunlap Publishers New York, 1928, original
10 GBP
10 - 20 GBP
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POETRY, various titles and authors on poetry. (Box). Condition: please request a condition report if
30 GBP
20 - 40 GBP
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POETRY, various titles and authors along with various other first editions and books. Condition:
30 GBP
20 - 40 GBP
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GEORGE BRACKENBURY, The Campaign in the Crimea An Historical Sketch, accompanied by forty double
15 GBP
10 - 20 GBP
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WILLIAM BLAKE. 'Life of William Blake....by Alexander Gilchrist'. New and enlarged 2nd Edition, 2
400 GBP
400 - 600 GBP
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IRVINE WELSH. Five signed copies inncluding 'Filth', 'Ecstasy,' 'Porno,' 'Glue,' and a hardback '
30 GBP
50 - 100 GBP
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FOLIO Society, various titles, six in original cellophane packaging. (11). Condition: please request
50 GBP
30 - 50 GBP
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JOHN MANSFIELD. 'Recent Prose.' First edition, origina cloth, Heinemann, 1924; With seventeen
0 GBP
30 - 50 GBP
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YOZO KURIHAMA, Zen poetry Photobook, Publisher Ito Bungaku. Condition: please request a condition
20 GBP
30 - 50 GBP
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MINING and CORNWALL INTEREST. 'Spassky Photo Album.' 18 photos of the smelter and works at the
160 GBP
60 - 120 GBP
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ARTHUR RACKHAM ILLUSTRATIONS. 'The Springtide of Life,' first edition, original cloth, cloth worn
90 GBP
30 - 50 GBP
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C. LEWIS HIND. ' 'Turner's Golden Visions,' Original gilt embossed cloth, fifty colour
20 GBP
30 - 50 GBP
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MIROSLAV SASEK. 'This is London,' 1970; 'This is Ireland,' 1970; 'This is Edinburgh,' 1972; 'This is
50 GBP
20 - 40 GBP
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REX WHISTLER ILLUSTRATIONS. '!Oho!. Written by Laurence Whistler, original pictorial coth,
20 GBP
30 - 50 GBP
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BINDINGS. 'English Lierature: An Illustrated Record,' four volumes, half red leather with gilt
0 GBP
100 - 200 GBP
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Arthur Rackham - Siegfried and the Twilight of the Gods 1924, Arthur Rackham - Snowdrop and other
25 GBP
20 - 40 GBP
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HELEN ALLINGHAM. 'Happy England'. Col plates, original cloth, 1904; Plus four other books.
20 GBP
20 - 40 GBP
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John MILLER (1931-2002) 'Another Shade Of Blue', hand-signed, together with other John Miller
35 GBP
20 - 30 GBP
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SEAMUS HEANEY. 'Human Chain.' First edition, unclipped dj, Faber & Faber, 2010; RICHARD MURPHY. 'The
170 GBP
80 - 120 GBP
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GREAT DOMEDAY BOOK. The 'Penny Edition,' facsimilie in six volumes, wooden boards with quarter
360 GBP
300 - 500 GBP
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