Sale of Collectors' Items, Books, Stamps, Coins, Medals & Toys
on Tuesday 5th June at 10.30am
Viewing: Saturday 2nd June 9am-12noon & Monday 4th June 9am-7pm
Lots: 1-54 of 561
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Lot 1
Berthon (Darrell), A Racing History of the Bentley, dwrp, illus, cl gt, 4to, 1st edn, 1956 and three other volumes on cars and motorcycles.
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £28
Lot 2
Ross (Frederick), The Ruined Abbeys of Britain, 2 vols, chromo-litho plts, illus, ge, mor gt, 4to, nd; Bonney (Prof T G), Cathedrals, Abbeys and Churches of England and Wales, 6 vols, plts, illus, cl gt, 4to. nd and others, similar.
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £32
Lot 3
A quantity of books on cookery.
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 4
Greene (Graham), The Heart of the Matter, 1st edn, dwrp, cl, 8vo, William Heinemann Ltd, The Book Society Ltd, May 1948; The Human Factor, 1st edn, dwrp, cl, 8vo, The Bodley Head Ltd, 1978, (2).
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 5
Shaw (George Bernard), The Apple Cart, 1st edn, dwrp, cl gt, 8vo, 1930, other first editions with dwrps by J B Priestley, John Braine, John O'Hara, etc and other volumes.
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £22
Lot 6
Fleming (Ian), From Russia With Love, 1st Edition black cl with Smith & Wesson to front board, dust jacket not price clipped, age-toned with small loss at corners, 8vo, Jonathan Cape, 1957.
Estimate:  £150 - 200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £420
Lot 7
Fleming (Ian), Dr No, 1st Edition, 2nd printing, black cl with dancing girl to front board, dust jacket not price clipped with small tear and light age toning, 8vo, Jonathan Cape, May 1958.
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £95
Lot 8
Fleming (Ian), Goldfinger, 1st Edition black cl with skull and gold coins, dust jacket not price clipped, slightly-scuffed to surface and slight wear at edges, 8vo, Jonathan Cape, 1959.
Estimate:  £300 - 400 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £320
Lot 9
Fleming (Ian), Thunderball, 1st Edition black cl with skeletal hand, dust jacket not price clipped with four small tears, 8vo, Jonathan Cape, 1961.
Estimate:  £150 - 200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £150
Lot 9A
Fleming (Ian), The Spy Who Loved Me, 1st edition, black cl with dagger, 8vo, 1962.
Estimate:  £100 - 150 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £95
Lot 10
Fleming (Ian), You Only Live Twice, 1st Edition, no dust jacket, black cl, 8vo, Jonathan Cape, 1964; On Her Majesty's Secret Service, 1st Edition, 5th Imp, dust jacket not price clipped, 8vo, 1963; Moonraker, dust jacket not price clipped, 8vo, 1964; The Spy Who Loved Me, 1st Edn, 6th Imp, dust jacket not price clipped, 8vo, 1964; The Man With The Golden Gun, 1st Edn, 3rd Imp, dust jacket not price clipped, 8vo, 1965, (5).
Estimate:  £80 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £135
Lot 11
Lawrence (T E), Seven Pillars of Wisdom, 1st trade edn, plts, pic cl gt, lge 8vo, 1935, and, Beckwith (Capt E G C), Selections from the Quill, signed ltd edn, no.1113/1750, plts, cl gt, 4to, 1947, (2).
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £10
Lot 12
Edwards (Lionel), My Scottish Sketch Book, 1st edn, col plts, dwrps, cl, 4to, 1929.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 13
A collection of volumes on cricket, including two signed by Sir Garfield Sobers and a Badminton Library volume, Golf, 7th edn.
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 14
Chillingworth (William), The Religion of Protestants A Safe Way to Salvation, re-backed cf gt, 4to, 1638, and Foxe's Book of Martyrs, ed: Dr A Clarke, mor gt, 8vo, nd, (af), (2).
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £28
Lot 15
A quantity of King Penguins, 42, many 1st edns, some with dwrps, and other volumes.
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 16
Haseler (H), (Illustr.), Scenery on the Southern Coast of Devonshire Comprising Picturesque Views..... Sidmouth....... and Torquay, 29 (of 30) views (uncoloured) by D Havell after H Haseler and H Cornish, tissue gds, ob 4to, bds, pub. John Wallis 1819 and a quantity of books on stage coaches and travel.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £30
Lot 17
Giles Annuals, 1st series, (no covers), 1943-46, series 8-47, not a run, also Nurse! and some modern issues.
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 18
A collection of books by Capt W E Johns, including Comrades In Arms 1st Edn 1947, (no dwrp) and a signed copy of Biggles-Air Commodore (a/f) and other volumes.
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 19
Children's Annuals to include: Lion 1955, 1957, Dandy Monster Comic 1951, the Rover Book for Boys 1956, The Beano Book 1951, Tiger 1958 and four Eagle annuals, 1970's, (11).
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £18
Lot 20
Lion - Annuals 1954-56, 1958, The Eagle Annuals 5, 8, 9 (2) and 12 and two books on The Eagle comics.
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 21
Bray (Mrs), A Description of the Part of Devonshire Bordering on the Tamar and the Tavy, 3 vols, illus, me hf mor gt, 8vo, 1836.
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 22
Risdon (Tristram), The Geographical Description or Survey of the County of Devon, re-backed, ge, mor gt, 8vo, 1811 and other volumes on Devon.
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £75
Lot 23
Nabokov (Vladimir), Lolita, 2 vols, 2nd printing The Olympia Press, Paris 1958.
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 24
Sifton Praed & Co, Map Sellers, Book Sellers & Stationers, 37 Bartholomew's Maps of England and Wales, dissected on cloth and cased with 'Contour Great Britain' motoring book and opisometer to lid, together with a similar set of 29 maps of Scotland, (no motoring book or opisometer), (2).
Estimate:  £50 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £120
Lot 25
Butler (Samuel), An Atlas of Ancient Geography, hd-col plates as listed, also a fdg map of the world and another of Australia, hf cf gt, 8vo, nd and a volume of Views of Toowoomba, Queensland, (2).
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 26
Moleiro Editions Facsimile, Atlas Miller, five sheets printed both sides, colour with gold highlights, limited edition of 987 copies, this being no.122, Barcelona, 2003, with signed certificate, 60 x 42cm and a Superior Dissected Map jigsaw, England and Wales, boxed, (incomplete), also a copper map plate.

Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £75
Lot 27
A quantity of books on railways.
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 28
A quantity of GWR and other railway rule books, Fowey Harbour Byelaws and other ephemera.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £70
Lot 29
A quantity of novels with dust jackets, mainly Book Club editions, also a quantity of film annuals.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 31
An accumulation of stamps and covers in seven albums and loose, with mint and used British Empire, Great Britain from 1840 1d Black used, later decimal sets mint, etc.
Estimate:  £200 - 250 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £180
Lot 32
An accumulation of mainly Great British FDCs in albums, in four boxes, also some mint stamps.
Estimate:  £200 - 300 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £210
Lot 33
A large accumulation of stamps and covers in albums, stock books and loose, contained in four boxes, with Great Britain, etc.
Estimate:  £150 - 250 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £175
Lot 34
A selection of Great British decimal presentation packs and booklets.
Estimate:  £50 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £75
Lot 35
Ten Great British year books of stamps from 1984.
Estimate:  £40 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £45
Lot 36
WITHDRAWN
A collection of stamps in three albums and loose, with mint GB.
Estimate:  £20 - 25 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 37
An accumulation of stamps in three stock books and loose.
Estimate:  £50 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £45
Lot 38
An accumulation of stamps in two albums and loose.
Estimate:  £50 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £70
Lot 39
A collection of stamps in two albums, on stock cards and loose, with mint and used GB.
Estimate:  £40 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £50
Lot 40
Various mainly modern commemorative covers, including Falkland Islands, etc.
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £28
Lot 41
A collection of GB FDCs in two albums and loose.
Estimate:  £25 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 42
An accumulation of stamps, covers and cards in albums and loose, with postmark interest.
Estimate:  £70 - 90 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £50
Lot 43
An accumulation of stamps in seven albums and stock books, on leaves and loose, with main interest in Germany, with Third Reich issues mint and used, also GB, etc.
Estimate:  £150 - 200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £210
Lot 44
A large accumulation of stamps in albums, stock books and loose, in four boxes, with Australia, GB, etc.
Estimate:  £150 - 200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £260
Lot 45
A collection of stamps in seventeen albums and folders, with Great Britain, including presentation packs, booklets, decimal issues in blocks, range of British Empire (mostly stuck down), also France, etc.
Estimate:  £350 - 400 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £580
Lot 46
Ten albums of stamps and covers, with Great Britain, etc.
Estimate:  £100 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £105
Lot 47
A large collection of Great Britain stamps in albums, stock books and loose, with sets both mint and used, Macklins, FDCs, booklets, packs, etc.
Estimate:  £350 - 400 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £350
Lot 48
A collection of stamps in a Century album.
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 49
An accumulation of stamps in five albums and loose.
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £45
Lot 54
A quantity of mainly modern postcards of locomotives.
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £18
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