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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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MARGARET MITCHELL. 'Gone With the Wind.' Original cloth, sun bleached spine, MacMilian and Co,
0 GBP
40 - 80 GBP
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MARJORIE KINNAN RWALINGS. 'When the Whippoorwill.' Original cloth, Charles Scribner's Sons, New
0 GBP
10 - 30 GBP
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ARTHUR SYMONS. 'Thomas Hardy.' 109/350, original cloth, fronticipiece image of author, spotting to
45 GBP
30 - 50 GBP
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ALISTAIR MACLEAN. 'Bear Island.' Original cloth, unclipped dj, The Book Club Associates, 1971; '
0 GBP
30 - 50 GBP
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WILLY POGANY ILLUSTRATIONS. 'The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam,' limited edition of 525, signed by
130 GBP
80 - 120 GBP
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18th CENTURY ITALIAN ENGRAVINGS. Thirty-three Italian engravings. Two by 'Lorenzo Garbieri,
90 GBP
150 - 300 GBP
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A Chinese art book, published Beijing 1954. Condition: please request a condition report if you
35 GBP
30 - 50 GBP
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FLORENCE K. UPTON. 'The Adventures of Two Dutch Dolls,' First edition, original pictorial boards,
140 GBP
150 - 300 GBP
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MARIA LUISA BOMBAL. 'La Amortajada.' A hundered and five uncut pages, original publishers limp
0 GBP
60 - 120 GBP
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GABRIEL GARCIA MARQUEZ. 'Strange Pilgrims: Twelve Stories.' Uk first edition, unclipped dj, Jonathan
15 GBP
10 - 30 GBP
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AESOP'S FABLES. 'Fables of Aesop and Others, Translated into English with instructive
30 GBP
30 - 50 GBP
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PAUL GALLICO. 'The Snow Goose.' Signed and inscribed by author "To D. F. Doublet in appreciation
110 GBP
20 - 40 GBP
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WALTER DE LA MARE. 'Lewis Carrol.' signed by author, 32nd of 65 copies, first edition, original
90 GBP
30 - 50 GBP
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V. SACKVILLE-WEST. 'Orchard and Vineyard.' Signed and inscribed by author "This Book painted by Ms
440 GBP
200 - 300 GBP
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WILLY POGANY ILLUSTRATIONS. 'Atta Troll.' Signed and inscribed by illustrator, original boards
90 GBP
80 - 120 GBP
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LEWIS CARRO. 'The Hunting of the Snark, an Agony, in Eight fits.' Illustrated by Henry Holiday,
250 GBP
180 - 250 GBP
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ARTHUR MACHEN. 'The Great God Pan and the Inmost Light,' First edition, original cloth, bumped
1,220 GBP
180 - 250 GBP
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SIR JOHN HILL. 'The Family Herbal, or an account of all those English Plants which are Remarkable
65 GBP
50 - 100 GBP
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WALTER CRANE ILLUSTRATIONS. 'Legends for Lionel.' Original pictorial boards, a very good clean copy,
85 GBP
30 - 50 GBP
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AYERTON SENNA INTEREST. Fifteen books including a Mario Donnini by Giorgio Nada Editore (2014), a
0 GBP
40 - 80 GBP
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T. SMOLLET. 'A Complete History of England from Julius Caesar to the Treaty of Aix La Chapelle.'
60 GBP
100 - 150 GBP
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THOMAS HARDY. 'Tess of the D'Urbervilles'. One of 325 signed copies by the author, 41 wood-
1,260 GBP
800 - 1,200 GBP
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COMICS. Sixty-seven issues of 'Captain America,' by Marvel, earliest issue being 168. Condition:
110 GBP
30 - 50 GBP
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EARLY PHOTOGRAPHS. An Album of 66 Sepia photographs of Rome and other Italian views. Original
0 GBP
150 - 200 GBP
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Five Wisden books. 1938, 1951, 1958, 1974 and 1989. (5) Condition: please request a condition report
50 GBP
50 - 100 GBP
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MARITIME. Including 16 vols of 'Seabreezes', two boxes Condition: please request a condition
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100 - 200 GBP
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THE EASTON PRESS. 'Lighthouses.' Collector Edition, full leather, all edges gillt, The Easton Press,
45 GBP
50 - 80 GBP
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THE CUNARD LINE. 'The Cunard Turbine-Driven Quadruple-Screw Atlantic Line "Lusitania".' Original
260 GBP
130 - 150 GBP
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EARLY CHILDREN'S BOOK "Sketches of Little Girls." by Solomon Lovechild. Fourth edn, seven hand-col
0 GBP
50 - 100 GBP
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THE NEW NATURALIST. A complete run of the 'Monograph', volumes 1-22, from good to very good, plus
430 GBP
100 - 200 GBP
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THE GUTENBERG BIBLE. 'A Commentary, Historical Background, Transcription, Translation,' by Jean-Mari
120 GBP
100 - 200 GBP
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WILLIAM ROBINSON. 'Gravetye Manor, or Twenty Years' Work Round An Old Manor House, being an abstract
150 GBP
80 - 120 GBP
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JOHN PATRICK ROURKE. 'Mimetes: An Illustrated Account of Mimetes Salisbury and Orothamnus Pappe. Two
60 GBP
100 - 200 GBP
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WILLIAM BORLASE. 'Observations on the Antiquities Historical and Monumental of the County of
500 GBP
200 - 300 GBP
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RUDYARD KIPLING. 'Soldiers Three: A Collection of Stories.' six works in one volume comprising
0 GBP
50 - 100 GBP
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James Curtis: 'An authentic and faithful history of the mysterious murder of Maria Marten, with a
35 GBP
40 - 80 GBP
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C. PLINII SECUNDI. 'Naturalis Historiae.' Woodcut engraving to title page, rebound half Morocco,
230 GBP
150 - 300 GBP
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R. RENNIE. 'Essays on the Natural History and Origin of Peat Moss.' Mottled calf with gilt
0 GBP
50 - 100 GBP
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WILLIAM FORSYTH. 'A Treatise on the culture and management of fruit-trees.....' Rare first
150 GBP
150 - 300 GBP
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WILLIAM FORSYTH. 'A Treatise on the Culture and Managet of Fruit Trees.' New and Improved edition,
100 GBP
100 - 200 GBP
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WILLIAM FORSYTH. 'A Treatise on the Culture and Management of Fruit Trees......To Which are Added,
100 GBP
150 - 300 GBP
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WILLIAM COBBETT. 'The American Gardener.' Stereotype edition, re-bound quarter morocco,
140 GBP
100 - 200 GBP
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HORTICULTURE. 'Hortus Cantabrigiensis; or, A Catalogue of Plants, Indigenous and Exotic,' by James
60 GBP
60 - 120 GBP
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HORTICULTURE. 'The Gardeners Kalendar....' by Phillip Miller, full calf leather, engraved
110 GBP
80 - 120 GBP
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THOMAS BEWICK. 'A History of British Birds.' Vol one and two, half morocco, raised bands on gilt
80 GBP
100 - 150 GBP
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WILLIAM BUCHAN. 'Domestic Medicine: or, A Treatise on the Prevention and Cure of Diseases....' The
90 GBP
150 - 250 GBP
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NICHOLAS CULPEPER. '....English Physician; and Complete Herbal. To Which are Now First Added,
190 GBP
100 - 200 GBP
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PHILIP MILLER. 'The Gardeners Dictionary: Containg the Method of Cultivating and Improving the
210 GBP
200 - 400 GBP
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PHILIP MILLER. 'The Gardeners Dictionary: Containg the Method of Cultivating and Improving
150 GBP
200 - 400 GBP
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PIERRE-JOSEPH BUC'HOZ. 'The Toilet of Flora; or, a Collection of...Methods of Preparing Baths,
210 GBP
200 - 300 GBP
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JOHN EVELYN. 'Silva: or, A Discourse of Forest-Trees and the Propagation of Timber in his Majesty'
410 GBP
200 - 400 GBP
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MARY KETTILBY. 'A Collection of Above Three Hundred Receipts in Cookery, Physick and Surgery; for
470 GBP
150 - 250 GBP
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JOHN GERARD. 'The Herball or Generall Historie of Plantes.' First edition, re-bound in half calf
810 GBP
400 - 800 GBP
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JOHN PARKINSON. 'Theatrum Botanicum: The Theater of Plants. Or, An Herball of Large Extent.' First
1,420 GBP
800 - 1,600 GBP
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HORTICULTURE. 'Le Bon Jardinier,' half Morocco, seperate volume for illustrations, Audot, Libraire-
55 GBP
30 - 50 GBP
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D. REMBERT DODOENS. 'A New Herbal, or Historie of Plants: Wherein is contained the whole discourse
1,320 GBP
250 - 500 GBP
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JAMES SOWERBY. 'English Botany; or, Coloured Figures of British Plants, With Their Essential
840 GBP
400 - 800 GBP
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THE NEW NATURALIST- Numbers 1-142, with 155 books in total. 1945-2020 A complete run with 141 1st
3,420 GBP
3,000 - 5,000 GBP
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ERNEST H. WILSON. 'If I Were to Make a Garden'. First edition, 8vo, unclipped dj, original cloth,
30 GBP
40 - 60 GBP
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E. H. M. COX. 'The Plant Introductions of Reginald Farrer'. First Edition, signed letter of
35 GBP
20 - 40 GBP
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