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THE OXFORD LIBRARY SALE
Live
Venue address
Bocardo House
24A St Michael's Street
Oxford
OX1 2EB
United Kingdom
THE OXFORD LIBRARY SALE

Including Works of Art, Antique Furniture, Rugs and Rare Antiquarian Books & Bindings 16th - 20th Century

Auction dates
Apr 21, 2021 11:00 AM BST
Lots: 1 - 654
Apr 22, 2021 11:00 AM BST
Lots: 661 - 949
Viewing dates
Apr 15, 2021 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM BST
Apr 16, 2021 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM BST
Apr 17, 2021 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM BST
Apr 19, 2021 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM BST
Apr 20, 2021 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM BST
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We found 615 items matching your search
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AN ANTIQUE STEEL BREAST PLATE with brass studs and leather trimmed rim, 41cm high, a Saxon style
800 GBP
500 - 700 GBP
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A 20TH CENTURY MAH JONG SET comprising of bone and bamboo playing pieces, contained within a five
100 GBP
80 - 120 GBP
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A COLLECTION OF OLD WAX SEALS and two 19th Century boxes with wax sealed exteriors; together with
220 GBP
50 - 100 GBP
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A 19TH CENTURY SEAL with turned ivory handle, two agate handled seals and two coloured stone
240 GBP
50 - 100 GBP
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A W. WATSON & SONS LTD, LONDON 'SERVICE' MICROSCOPE with wooden case
40 GBP
30 - 50 GBP
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A VICTORIAN FIGURED WALNUT TABLE TOP STEREOSCOPIC VIEWER by Negretti & Zambra, London,58cm long,
280 GBP
100 - 200 GBP
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A PAIR OF STONE BOOKENDS part of the structure of The Houses of Parliament damaged by enemy air
300 GBP
40 - 60 GBP
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A COLLECTION OF OBJECTS including a carved wood griffin, two millefiori glass paperweights, a pietra
480 GBP
80 - 120 GBP
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AN OLD EBONISED AND BRASS CASED POCKET ALTIMETER/BAROMETER, the silvered dial engraved 'Paul
110 GBP
50 - 100 GBP
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AN OLD BRASS ROLLING PARALLEL NAVIGATION RULE, 46cm wide in mahogany case; together with assorted
55 GBP
50 - 100 GBP
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A PAIR OF 'SWIFT AUDUBON' EXTRA WIDE FIELD BINOCULARS Model No. 804, cased; a pair of Zeiss
120 GBP
20 - 40 GBP
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A MIXED LOT TO INCLUDE: two pairs of lorgnettes; an oval horn snuffbox apparently from a sailing
65 GBP
40 - 60 GBP
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AN 18TH CENTURY COMPOUND MONOCULAR MICROSCOPE by Frances Watkins, the eye piece with wheel of six
3,600 GBP
300 - 500 GBP
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A WORLD WAR II CERTIFICATE to Daisy Caisley from the Office of the Military Attache Embassy of the
30 GBP
80 - 120 GBP
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A SET OF THREE CHINESE RICE PAPER PICTURES of figural subjects, 23 x 35cm (3)
220 GBP
80 - 120 GBP
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A 19TH CENTURY OAK BOX CONTAINING A LARGE QUANTITY OF MINERAL AND FOSSIL SPECIMENS together with a
0 GBP
400 - 600 GBP
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AN 18TH CENTURY BILSTON ENAMEL STYLE PATCH OR SNUFF BOX in the form of a tricorn hat with floral
150 GBP
150 - 200 GBP
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A 19TH CENTURY PAPIER-MACHE PANEL painted with female beauty attending to her long hair, 8 x 5.5cm
40 GBP
40 - 60 GBP
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A VICTORIAN BRASS PROTRACTOR with 360 degree batons by Winter & Son, 21 Grey Street, Newcastle on
35 GBP
40 - 60 GBP
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HENRY W TAUNT A Collection of Thirteen Lantern Slides depicting Oxford buildings and processions
80 GBP
50 - 80 GBP
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AN ARTS & CRAFTS BEATEN COPPER RECTANGULAR PHOTOGRAPH FRAME bearing the badge for the 74th
110 GBP
40 - 60 GBP
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A RAF DRESS SWORD WITH BRASS AND LEATHER SCABBARD, 101cm long
140 GBP
50 - 100 GBP
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A JERUSALEM CARVED OLIVE WOOD BOX, carvings of holy places in Eretz Israel and on the lid a Torah
65 GBP
50 - 80 GBP
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A BRONZE LION MASK mounted on an oak wall plaque, 19th Century, 25cm high
150 GBP
200 - 300 GBP
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A GROUP OF BRITISH ANTIQUITIES including three hammer stones and an iron battle axe, pre-medieval
75 GBP
100 - 200 GBP
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A LEATHER CASED MILITARY TELESCOPE, by W Ottway & Co. Ltd, 1943, No. 4672, 34.5cm
55 GBP
40 - 50 GBP
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A GEORGE III NEEDLEWORK SAMPLER worked by Sally Keill and dated 1781 woven with a wise saying within
30 GBP
50 - 80 GBP
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A LARGE BLACK AND WHITE PHOTOGRAPH depicting a J Class yacht at sea possibly by Kenneth Beken
200 GBP
200 - 300 GBP
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TWO PAIRS OF HANDMADE WHITE LEATHER FORMAL GLOVES, one long sleeved, a pair of tortoiseshell
0 GBP
20 - 40 GBP
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AN 18TH CENTURY ITALIAN ROSEWOOD AND IVORY WRITING SLOPE the top, front, sides and back with
7,500 GBP
500 - 800 GBP
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A 19TH CENTURY BOXWOOD CLARINET with ivory ferrules, stamped to the mouthpiece. 'Key, London,' and
300 GBP
80 - 120 GBP
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A 'ROYAL PIANO HARP', ebonised with gilt markings and Royal Crest, 50 x 40cm overall
20 GBP
30 - 50 GBP
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AN ITALIAN MANDOLIN with mother of pearl decoration and rosewood back, printed label inscribed '
0 GBP
50 - 70 GBP
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A CONCERT BILL POSTER for Theatre Royal Drury Lane, March 15th, 1820, under the Direction of
80 GBP
40 - 60 GBP
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TWO BOXES OF OPERATIC LP'S, boxed sets, approx. 50 in total
30 GBP
30 - 50 GBP
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A 'STRADUARI CONSERVATORY VIOLIN', with two piece back, stamped to scroll, back length 36cm, with
220 GBP
100 - 150 GBP
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AN EARLY 20TH CENTURY ITALIAN MANDOLIN labelled 'Cav. Giovanni de Meglio E. Figlio', with leather
30 GBP
40 - 60 GBP
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AN OLD VIOLIN for restoration, back length 35.5cm
0 GBP
30 - 40 GBP
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A 19TH CENTURY MAHOGANY TABLE TOP NECESSAIRE in the form of a grand piano forte, the hinged top with
140 GBP
100 - 200 GBP
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AN ANTIQUE VIOLIN BOW with ivory adjusting screw, 73cm
70 GBP
100 - 150 GBP
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A GERMAN HALF SIZE VIOLIN with printed label inscribed 'Neuner & Hornsteiner Mittenwald (Baiern)
0 GBP
300 - 400 GBP
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AN OLD FAR EASTERN CARVED AND POLYCHROME DECORATED FIGURE of a seated musician playing a stringed
0 GBP
100 - 150 GBP
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A CONTINENTAL VIOLIN with two piece back bearing label ' Guarnerius Fecit Cremonae Anno 1734',
65 GBP
80 - 120 GBP
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A CONDUCTOR'S EBONY AND GILT METAL BATON, the central mount engraved 'Presented to Arthur Clements
50 GBP
40 - 60 GBP
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A STEINWAY & SONS ROSEWOOD UPRIGHT VERTEGRAND MODEL K PIANO, Serial no. 271709, (c.1931)155cm
3,600 GBP
800 - 1,200 GBP
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A 19TH CENTURY BOXWOOD CLARINET, the five sections stamped 'T. Purday London', the bell also stamped
280 GBP
60 - 80 GBP
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A LATE 19TH CENTURY GERMAN VIOLIN with two piece back, back length 36cm; with German bow, in
680 GBP
300 - 400 GBP
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HANDEL, George Frederic, 'Alexanders Feast or the Power of Musick. An Ode wrote in Honour of St
150 GBP
100 - 200 GBP
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A LATE 19TH CENTURY GERMAN VIOLIN with single piece back, unlabelled, back length 36cm, with bow,
750 GBP
200 - 300 GBP
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A CZECH STUDENT VIOLIN AND BOW, back length 34cm, cased
20 GBP
30 - 50 GBP
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A 20TH CENTURY VIOLIN with two piece back, back length 36cm, with bow,cased
190 GBP
80 - 120 GBP
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A. A. MILNE 'Teddy Bear and Other Songs', from 'When we were very young', decorations by E. H.
25 GBP
30 - 50 GBP
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Stanhope Press, Charles Whittingham, London 1805/09 to include:- JOHNSON, Samuel, The Lives of
260 GBP
100 - 200 GBP
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PLOT, Robert (1640-1696), Late Keeper of the Ashmolean Museum and Antiquary 'The Natural History
480 GBP
200 - 300 GBP
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PENNANT, Thomas, 'The Journey From Chester to London'. B White, London 1782, vignette of East Gate
95 GBP
150 - 250 GBP
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A 16TH CENTURY GENEVA 'BREECHES' BIBLE containing Book of Common Prayer and Psalms, lacking title,
900 GBP
250 - 350 GBP
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A 16TH CENTURY GENEVA BIBLE lacks Genesis Chapters I-XXVII(pt). New Testament with engraved title
300 GBP
150 - 250 GBP
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AUGUSTINE OF HIPPO (AURELII AUGUSTINI HYPPO) (354-430AD), Theologian and Philosopher. Early 16th
170 GBP
70 - 150 GBP
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METASTASIO, Pietro (1698-1782), Italian Poet 'Opere Drammatiche, Oratori Sacri e Poesie Diverse'.
65 GBP
70 - 150 GBP
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AQUINAS, St Thomas (1225 x 1274), Italian Priest and Philospher Summa Theologica, Forzani, Rome
0 GBP
50 - 100 GBP
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