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7th Nov 2019 General Sale

Sale Catalogue

Featured Lots

42 :: A silver keyless pocket watch by Ulysse Nardin, Roman numerals to white dial, with subsidiary seconds at six and railroad outer seconds track, the dial marked 'Chronometre, Ulysse Nardin, Locle Suisse, the case marked 0.925, diameter approx 58mm, gr.wt. 173g ...
Price Achieved:
£700.00.

595 :: A French painted desk, three quarter galleried top above single drawer, the kneehole flanked by trompe l'oeil drawers, with cupboard doors to either end, 142cmW ...
Price Achieved:
£700.00.

250 :: English School 19th/20th century, Saving the Guns at Colenso, 1901, oil on canvas, 61x194cm ...
Price Achieved:
£650.00.

154 :: A Royal Albert 'Old Country Roses' dinner service, approx. 110 pieces; together with a set of six Royal Albert 'Old Country Roses' melamine table mats and six coasters ...
Price Achieved:
£340.00.

719 :: A magnificent Continental brass bed ...
Price Achieved:
£340.00.

41 :: An 18ct gold open faced pocket watch by JW Benson, London, having Roman numerals to dial, the case marked for London 1902, diameter approx. 35mm, gr.wt. 39g ...
Price Achieved:
£300.00.

231 :: A collection of approximately 40 vinyl albums, all new and unplayed, most factory sealed, to include 9 Bjork albums, all factory sealed, two Bjork promo CDs (Vulcnicura and a Japanese version of Utopia), together with nine brand new 7" singles. All records from One Little Indian label and Rough T...
Price Achieved:
£300.00.

117 :: A full tea service of Royal Albert 'Old Country Roses' pattern, approximately 75 pieces ...
Price Achieved:
£260.00.

12 :: Mixed lot to include jewellery in a leather box, jet beads, a brass bangle, a bracelet commemorating Queen Elizabeth jubilee and a silver napkin ring ...
Price Achieved:
£240.00.

21 :: A 9ct gold sovereign holder, maker's mark WN, Chester 1907, 23g ...
Price Achieved:
£240.00.

 

Full Catalogue

172 :: Bernard Leach, 'A Potter's Book', Faber, London, 1960 ...
Price Achieved: £8.00.

173 :: Beatrix Potter, the complete collection 1-23; together with The World of Peter Rabbit, sketch book, watercolour pencils, and other publications ...
Price Achieved: £30.00.

174 :: A mixed box of modern cookery books to include Alice Tair, Hendy, Gino Acampo, Rick Stein, J. Sheekey, Tomasina Miers, Tessa Kiros, etc ...
Price Achieved: £5.00.

175 :: Fleming, Ian, 'You Only Live Twice', 1st ed, Jonathan Cape 1964; together with Dr No, Book Club edition, Jonathan Cape 1958 ...
Price Achieved: £25.00.

176 :: Fleming, Ian, three James Bond paperback editions: Thunderball, Pan Books Ltd 1963; The Man with the Golden Gun, Pan Books Ltd 1966; Live and Let Die, Pan Books Ltd 1957 ...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

177 :: Fleming, Ian, The Spy Who Loved Me, Book Club edition, Jonathan Cape 1962; together with Ian Fleming Introduces Jamaica, Andre Deutsch 1965 ...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

178 :: Four signed autobiographies, by Martin Peters, Martin Kemp, Nigel Mansell, and John Cleese ...
Price Achieved: £20.00.

179 :: Masonic Interest: 'Some Account of The Ritual authorised and prescribed by The United Grand Lodge of England...', Ernest Franck 1925 ...
Price Achieved: £5.00.

180 :: Four 1950s programs for the English Open Table Tennis Championships, together with a collection of football programs including Arsenal, Liverpool, Fulham, etc ...
Price Achieved: £10.00.

181 :: A folder 'Great Masters 1400-1800' containing issues of 'Great Masters 1400-1800: Reproduction in Photogravure from the Finest Works of the Most Famous Painters Down to the Year 1800', with an introduction and descriptive text by Sir Martin Conway, published by W M Heinemann, London, Paris & Berlin; to...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

182 :: Mrs Beeton's Household Management, Ward, Lock & Co. Limited ...
Price Achieved: £5.00.

183 :: Nouveau Petit Larousse Illustr 1938, with colour plates ...
Price Achieved: £12.00.

184 :: Mrs De Salis, 'Savouries a la Mode', London: Longmans, Green and Co., 1890 ...
Price Achieved: £5.00.

185 :: Dorothy Hartley, 'Food in England', First edition, London: Macdonald & Co. Ltd, 1954 ...
Price Achieved: £65.00.

186 :: A vintage Patons knitting pattern featuring Twiggy, together with 'Spider-Man Comics Weekly' no.96 ...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

187 :: A number of children's books to include The Oxford Nursery Rhyme Book, Milly and Ollu, Just So Stories, Little Meg's Children, etc (7) ...
Price Achieved: £25.00.

188 :: Cartography interest: A large selection of approx. 20 linen backed maps, to include a Daily Mail Road Map of London, a Ravensteins map of Taunus, seven Bartholomews maps of Fife, Sheffield, Surrey, York, Kent, Germany and Bedford, a W.H Smith map of Hampshire, and ten Ordnance survey maps of Weybridg...
Price Achieved: £50.00.

189 :: A selection of four Folio Society hardback editions, Edward Lear's 'Complete Nonsense', Ernest Hemmingway, 'Short Stories', 'A Treasury of Mark Twain' and Kenneth Grahame's 'The Wind in the Willows' (4) ...
Price Achieved: £10.00.

190 :: A selection of Folio Society books, to include Robert Graves 'The Greek Myths, 'The Plums of P.G Wodehouse', 'The Pick of Punch', Leon Wolff 'In Flanders Fields' and 'Shakespeare's Life and World' (5) ...
Price Achieved: £12.00.

191 :: Butler, Rev. Alban, 'Butler's Lives of the Fathers, Martyrs and other Saints', vols 1-4, together with 'Supplementary Volume', published by Virtue & Co., London (5) ...
Price Achieved: £Unsold.

192 :: James Hastings, 'Dictionary of the Bible', vols 1-4, together with 'Extra Volume with Indexes', published by T. & T. Clark, Edinburgh (5) ...
Price Achieved: £5.00.

193 :: McLoughlin Bros., 'Johnny Headstrong's Trip To Coney Island', drawings by W. Bruton, first edition, New York: 1882 ...
Price Achieved: £5.00.

194 :: Illustrated Histories of the Scottish Regiments, Book no.2, 2nd Dragoons (Royal Scots Greys), by Lt. Colonel Percy Groves, Illustrated by Harry Payne ...
Price Achieved: £10.00.

195 :: H. Benton, 'Clock & Watch Repairing for Amateurs', London: Foulsham and Co. Ltd; Captain Jutsum, 'Brown's Knots and Splices', Glasgow: Brown, Son & Ferguson, 1939; W.Pett Ridge, 'London Types', London: Methuen & Co. Ltd, 1926; J. A Mollison, 'The Book of Famous Flyers', London: Collins' Cl...
Price Achieved: £25.00.

196 :: A baby grand piano by C. Goetze in ebonised case ...
Price Achieved: £20.00.