Auction Catalogue

06/08/2016: A Private Collection of Antiquarian and Modern Books
Auction Rooms, Peddars Lane, Beccles

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1

Oxford Encyclopaedia of World History plus other history volumes (two boxes)

£10

2

Joseph Baretti, Journey from London to Genoa (reprint) plus other volumes on travel etc

£15

3

Various volumes of Folio Society, history and travel etc

£80

4

Various dictionaries, a wide range of subjects and themes

£15

5

Various mainly 19th Century childrens bound periodicals, Boys and Girls Own annual, Chums, Little Folks and Young England etc

£15

6

Cassells Wild Flowers plus other volumes on plants

£18

7

Various bound periodicals including This and That, Argosy, woman at Home, Pearsons and Blackwoods Magazines etc (two boxes)

£22

8

Phillips & Rix, two volumes, The Botanic Garden plus other volumes

£18

9

Various childrens annuals and volumes, Young England and Harpers Young People etc

£10

10

Various 19th Century bound periodicals including Harpers Magazine, Atlanta, The Quidnunc etc (two boxes)

£28

11

Various dictionaries on a wide range of subjects

£20

12

Various mainly 19th Century bound periodicals including Penny Magazine, Bow Bells, British Workman etc (two boxes)

£40

13

Various mainly 19th Century bound periodicals including London Mercury, St James, Aldersgate, Leisure Hour etc (two boxes)

£28

14

Various bound sets, Cassells Popular Gardening, Thompsons Gardeners Assistant, Shirley Hibbard Familiar Garden Flowers, Practical Gardening and RHS Dictionary of Gardening (two boxes)

£60

15

Various volumes on gardening including The Cottage Gardener 1857, the Garden Magazine and Illustrated Dictionary of Gardening

£50

16

Various bound farming and country periodicals including Farm Field and Fireside, Poultry Keeping and the Profitable Farm and Garden

£50

17

Various volumes on herbs and herbalism

£10

18

Various volumes on the Geographic Magazine 1930's/40's and The Sketch 1940's/50's

£18

19

Various dictionaries and encyclopaedias including two volumes of Zells plus three volumes of reprint Britannica first edition (two boxes)

£10

20

Bound volumes of The Graphic 1888-1901 and The Sphere 1901 and 1915

£170

21

Bound volumes of The Times Weekly Edition 1939-42, Black and White 1892 and Illustrated London News 1854 and 1892

£28

22

Bound volumes of Illustrated London News 1849, News of the World 1858, Pictorial Times 1847, Pears Pictorial 1893 and three copies of The British Workman

£80

23

Various volumes of Frampton Flora, Cassells Trees, Flora and Sylva 1905 plus RHS colour charts

£25

24

Various volumes on Amateur Gardening 1910-12, Gardening Illustrated 1888 and Garden Work 1888

£20

25

Various sets, People of all Nations, History of the Nations, Wilsons Tales of the Borders plus various the Countrymen 1930's/30's (two boxes)

£15

26

Various volumes on history (two boxes)

£35

27

Various volumes of Folio Society

£50

28

Historical Thesaurus of the Oxford English Dictionary, two volumes plus other dictionaries on a wide range of subjects

£5

29

Various volumes on fantasy and imagination

£25

30

Cassells Encyclopaedia on Literature, two volumes plus other literature

£20

31

Various 19th and 20th Century bound periodicals including Sylvias Annual, Rare Bits, Cornhill Magazine and London Society etc (two boxes)

£20

32

Various volumes of The Saturday Book

£20

33

Various volumes of Folio Society

£55

34

Various volumes of The Enchanted World

£5

35

Various Time Life volumes on nature and science etc (two boxes)

£5

36

Various bound periodicals, 19th and 20th Century including Royal Magazine, Welcome and Bee Keeping etc (two boxes)

£40

37

Various volumes on natural history

£22

38

Various volumes on medicine and food

39

Various volumes on farming and estate management including bound Farm and Home Magazine 1888, the Horse 1831 plus other volumes on outdoor pursuits

£50

40

Various childrens volumes, Judy 1869 and Girls Own paper, etc

£30

41

Two volumes, Ward Locks History of the World plus other history volumes

£10

42

Various 19th and 20th Century periodicals including Tatler and Builders Journal etc (two boxes)

£55

43

Various volumes of the Strand Magazine, Old and New London, Wide world Magazine and East Anglian Magazine (two boxes)

£30

44

Various volumes on ghosts and the supernatural (two boxes)

£12

45

Various volumes of Folio Society

£55

46

Various dictionaries on a wide range of subjects

£5

47

Various volumes of fairy tales including the Magic Casement, Faerie queen, Holme Leas and The Red Fairy Book etc

£90

48

Various volumes on literature

£10

49

Various volumes on myths and legends including Lewis Spence, North American Indians (two boxes)

£70

50

Various volumes on fantasy and mysteries etc

£10