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The Oxford Library Sale
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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 Antiquarian & Modern Books

Auction dates
Sep 22, 2021 11:00 AM BST
Lots: 1 - 531
Viewing dates
Sep 18, 2021 09:00 AM - 01:00 PM BST
Sep 20, 2021 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM BST
Sep 21, 2021 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM BST
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There are 501 lots within this auction
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A group of nine 18th century medical texts. Leather bound and for restoration. All ex lib with
180 GBP
100 - 200 GBP
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Jacob (J) 'Observations and the Structure and Draught of Wheel-Carriages'. Dilly, London 1773.
260 GBP
40 - 80 GBP
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Thornbury (Walter) 'Old and New London'. Cassell, Petter and Galpin. 6 Vols. Half green leather with
130 GBP
50 - 100 GBP
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Bartholomew (John) The Survey Atlas of England and Wales. 84 plates of maps and plans. The Royal
50 GBP
50 - 100 GBP
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Adams (John) Index Villaris or a Geographical table of all the Cities, Market-Towns, Parishes,
60 GBP
50 - 100 GBP
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The Holy Bible. Virtue London c1880. Tooled calf (325 x 255mm) Thick Fo. plus 7 associated large
200 GBP
40 - 80 GBP
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A collection of Antiquarian titles mainly leather bound incl. Goldsmith, Froissart, Clarendon,
200 GBP
100 - 200 GBP
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Swinburne (Henry) Travels Through Spain in the Years 1775 and 1776. 2 Vols. Elmsly, London 1787.
70 GBP
40 - 80 GBP
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Oliver (William) A Practical Dissertation on Bath Waters. A Bell, London 1707. plus Pallet (Peter
65 GBP
40 - 80 GBP
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Pichot, Amedée) 'Voyage Historique et Littéraire en Anglettere et en Ecossé. 3 Vols. in French.
10 GBP
40 - 80 GBP
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'Official History of the War' 'Naval Operations'. 5 Vols with maps. Longmans, London 1920-1931
40 GBP
70 - 150 GBP
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H.M. Stationery Office:- 'Battle of Jutland 30th May to 1st June 1916. Official Despatches with
85 GBP
50 - 100 GBP
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Eyre-Todd (George) 'The Autobiography of William Simpson R.I. (Crimean Simpson)'. Unwin, London
0 GBP
40 - 80 GBP
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Hazlitt (William) The Life of Napoleon Bonaparte. 2nd Ed. 4 Vols. 1852. Library bound (190 x
35 GBP
40 - 80 GBP
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H.M. Stationery Office. 'Report of a Committee Appointed by the Admiralty to Examine and Consider
50 GBP
100 - 200 GBP
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Churchill (Winston) 'The Second World War'. 6 Vols. Black cloth plus a collection of c30 war related
45 GBP
30 - 50 GBP
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Pulton (Ferdinando) 'A Collection of Statutes Now in Use'. John Bill and Christopher Barker,
150 GBP
50 - 80 GBP
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Alting (Jacob) (1618-1679) Dutch Theologian. Synopsis Institutionum Chaldaearum et Syrarum. 7th
55 GBP
50 - 100 GBP
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Defoe (Daniel) 'A New Voyage Round the World by a Course Never Failed Before'. Illustrated with
110 GBP
50 - 80 GBP
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Platonis Opera Omnia, classical Greek text. Caroli Tauchnitii, Leipzig 1850. Full tree calf with
35 GBP
50 - 100 GBP
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Seyffert (Dr Oskar) 'A Dictionary of Classical Antiquities...' Swan Sonnenschein 1906. 2 Vols. Green
25 GBP
50 - 100 GBP
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Trotsky (Leon) The History of the Russian Revolution. 3 Vols. Max Eastman trans. Gollancz, London
45 GBP
30 - 50 GBP
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Devon & Cornwall Record Society. 44 Publications 1930-60's. Half green leather with gilt titles.
170 GBP
100 - 200 GBP
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'The Builder'. An Illustrated Weekly Magazine for the Drawing-Room The Studio, The Office, The
2,600 GBP
600 - 800 GBP
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de Sinner (G.R. Lud) and Fix (Theobaldus) Thesaurus Graecae Linguae. Greek/Latin Ambrosius Firmin
300 GBP
50 - 100 GBP
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The Athenaeum Journal of Literature Science and the Fine Arts, approximately 90 vols. 1836-1921 with
110 GBP
100 - 200 GBP
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The Annual Register. 243 Vols. 1758 (Vol I. 9th Ed. Dodsley, London 1795) to 2011 (ex 1987/2000/
900 GBP
700 - 1,200 GBP
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Statutes at Large (1461-1600) Vols 1-4 and 9-18 (Vols 5-8 deficient). Small Fo. Full calf with red
200 GBP
100 - 200 GBP
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Statutes of the United Kingdom (1801-1851). Vols. 1 (pub 1804)-10, 12-15, 17-20. Small Fo. Full calf
200 GBP
100 - 200 GBP
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Airy (Osmund) 'Charles II' plus Gardiner (Samuel Rawson) 'Oliver Cromwell' plus Henderson (T.F.) '
35 GBP
50 - 150 GBP
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Smyth (John of Nibley) The Berkeley Manuscripts. 3 vols. Sir John Maclean. Ed. For the Bristol and
70 GBP
50 - 100 GBP
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Royal Commission and Select Committee Reports and Minutes relating to Tidal Harbours, Lighthouses,
200 GBP
100 - 200 GBP
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Kidston (Robert) 'Fossil Plants of the Cardoniferous Rocks of Great Britain'. Palaeontolgy. Vol II
15 GBP
30 - 50 GBP
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The Victoria psalter The Psalms of David illuminated by Owen Jones, London 1861. Folio. 100
0 GBP
600 - 800 GBP
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Rous (Francis) Archaeologiae Atticae. 7 books in one volume. Printed by Hen Hall for Ric. Davis,
110 GBP
50 - 100 GBP
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Gage D'Amitié. 'The Northern Tourist containing seventy-three views of Lake and Mountain Scenery'.
20 GBP
40 - 80 GBP
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Cowley (Abraham) Works thereof. Herringham, London 1668 with portrait frontispiece after
65 GBP
50 - 100 GBP
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Heckethorn (Charles William) 'The Printers of Basle In the XV & XVI Centuries'. Gresham Press,
60 GBP
40 - 60 GBP
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Chillingworth (William) (1602-1644) English Theologian. Trinity College, Oxford. The Works
65 GBP
50 - 100 GBP
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A 17th century 'Breeches' Bible. Robert Barker, London 1615 with engraved title page. 2/3pp
500 GBP
150 - 250 GBP
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Campbell (John Lord) 'The Lives of the Lord Chancellors and Keepers of the Great Seal of England'. 8
220 GBP
70 - 150 GBP
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Burn (Richard & John) 'The Justice of The Peace and Parish Officer'. 18th Ed. 4 vols. 8vo.
65 GBP
50 - 100 GBP
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de Comines (Philip, Lord of Argenton) The Memoirs of... Starkey, London 1674. With portrait
45 GBP
30 - 50 GBP
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Ordine di Santo Stefano - Marchesi (Giorgio Viviani) La Galeria Dell'Onore ove sono descritte le
150 GBP
150 - 250 GBP
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Culpeper (Nicholas) The Complete Herbal. New Edition. Thomas Kelly, London 1840 with portrait
150 GBP
150 - 250 GBP
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Macaulay (Thomas Babington) 1st Baron Macaulay (1800-1859) 'The History of England from the
380 GBP
150 - 250 GBP
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Merivale (Charles, Rev) English Clergyman and Historian (1808-1893) History of the Romans under
260 GBP
100 - 200 GBP
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Dickens (Charles) 'The Charles Dickens Edition' of the Works thereof. 8 Vols. Chapman and Hall,
160 GBP
70 - 150 GBP
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Bossuet (Jacques-Bénigne) French Theologian (1627-1704) Oeuvres Complètes de Bossuet. 20 Vols.
100 GBP
100 - 200 GBP
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Lardner (Rev. Dionysius) 'The Cabinet Cyclopaedia'. First half of 19th century. Longman et al,
350 GBP
200 - 300 GBP
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Macaulay (Thomas Babington Lord) The Complete Works in twelve volumes. Longmans Green 1907. Albany
190 GBP
200 - 300 GBP
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Moore (Thomas) Irish Writer (1779-1852) 'Memoirs, Journal & Correspondence'. 8 Vols. Lord John
220 GBP
100 - 200 GBP
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A group of five bindings to include: Funck-Brentano (Fr) Ed. L'Histoire de France Racontée a Tous.
180 GBP
100 - 200 GBP
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Stevenson (Robert Louis) (1850-1894) Works thereof. 34 Vols. Various publishers c1900. 1/2 calf
520 GBP
150 - 250 GBP
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Burgon (Rev John) Vicar of St Mary-The-Virgin's, Fellow of Oriel College, Oxford. 'A Plain
110 GBP
70 - 150 GBP
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Wilson (John Mackay) Leighton (Alexander) Ed. 'Wilson's Tales of the Borders and of Scotland'. 12
130 GBP
50 - 100 GBP
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A group of fifteen Antiquarian and Poetry fine bindings including Longfellow, Coleridge, Wordsworth,
320 GBP
100 - 200 GBP
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Wilson (John Mackay) Leighton (Alexander) Ed. Wilson's Tales of the Border and of Scotland. 12 Vols.
90 GBP
50 - 100 GBP
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Scott (Sir Walter) Scottish Writer (1771-1832). Works thereof. 10 Vols. Small format (169 x 110mm) A
65 GBP
70 - 150 GBP
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Wilson (John Mackay) Leighton (Alexander) Ed. Wilson's Tales of the Borders and of Scotland. 24 Vols
75 GBP
70 - 150 GBP
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