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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 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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Bulwer-Lytton (Edward, Lord Lytton) Works there of in 14 Vols. Knebworth Edition. George
280 GBP
150 - 250 GBP
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Petitot (M) Répertoire du Théâtre François. 23 Vols. Perlet, Paris 1803/4. Full 'burr' calf with
85 GBP
100 - 200 GBP
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Bulwer-Lytton (Sir Edward) A Complete Collection of Works. 13 Vols. Routledge, Chapman & Hall c1850.
170 GBP
70 - 150 GBP
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Tennyson (Alfred, Lord) (1809-1892) The Works thereof. 8 Vols. Macmillan, London 1888. With portrait
95 GBP
100 - 200 GBP
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MacKnight (James) 'Apostolical Epistles'. 5/6 Vols only. Longman et al, London 1816. Uniformly bound
80 GBP
100 - 200 GBP
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Scott (Sir Walter) Works thereof. 13 Vols. Tauchnitz, Leipzig c1860. Half green calf and marbled
55 GBP
50 - 100 GBP
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Wankowicz (Witold) 'Sunshine & Storm'. William Mclaren designer. Broomleigh Press, London 1948.
30 GBP
30 - 60 GBP
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A collection of 14 Antiquarian fine bindings, School Prizes etc., including Scott, Longfellow,
95 GBP
100 - 200 GBP
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Scott (Sir Walter) 'The Waverley Novels'. A & C Black, Edinburgh 1862 and engraved title page. Small
85 GBP
50 - 100 GBP
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Scott (Sir Walter) Waverley Novels. Centenary Edition with portrait frontispiece and engraved
200 GBP
150 - 250 GBP
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Hamilton (James 1814-1867) 'Excelsior: Helps To Progress in Religion and Science'. James Nisbet,
50 GBP
70 - 150 GBP
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Scott (Sir Walter) 'The Waverley Novels'. 25 Vols. A & C Black, Edinburgh 1860 with frontispiece
160 GBP
100 - 200 GBP
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Decourcelle (Pierre) 'Les Deux Gosses'. 8 Vols. Jules Rouff, Paris. n/d. c1880. Red morocco banded
0 GBP
100 - 200 GBP
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Hume (David) 'The History of England'. 12 Vols. plus index (13) Cooke's Pocket Edition. With
220 GBP
100 - 200 GBP
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A group of eleven small format Antiquarian titles all with decorative leather bindings; Cowper,
80 GBP
70 - 150 GBP
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A Queen Anne Book of Common Prayer. Charles Bill, London 1707 bound with Private Devotion for
60 GBP
40 - 80 GBP
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Scott (Sir Walter) The Waverley Novels. 12 Vols. Centenary Edition. A & C Black, Edinburgh. 8vo.
60 GBP
60 - 90 GBP
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Shakespeare (William). The Works thereof. 'Knight's Cabinet Edition'. 12 Vols. W & R Chambers,
200 GBP
70 - 150 GBP
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More (Hannah) (1745-1833) English Writer and Philanthropist. 'The Works' thereof. A New Edition in
240 GBP
50 - 100 GBP
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Collier (J Payne) Ed. 'Shakespeare's Comedies Histories, Tragedies and Poems'. 2nd Ed. 6 Vols.
90 GBP
70 - 150 GBP
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A group of ten 19th century Antiquarian bindings, six titles including Miley (Rev. John) 'The
60 GBP
50 - 100 GBP
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Larchey (Lorédan). 'Les Cahiers du Capitaine Coignet' (1776-1850). J Le Blant. Illus. Librairie
50 GBP
70 - 150 GBP
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Opere Scelte di Metastasio. 2nd Ed. 7 Vols. Seguin, Avignon 1819. Small format (142 x 90mm). Half
40 GBP
50 - 100 GBP
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Wordsworth (Christopher) (1807-1885) Canon of Westminster. 'Lectures on the Apocalypse; Critical,
95 GBP
100 - 200 GBP
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Beaconsfield (Earl of, Benjamin Disraeli) Hughenden Edition. 11 Vols. Longmans Green, London 1882.
160 GBP
100 - 200 GBP
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Bulwer-Lytton (The Right Hon Lord Edward) (1803-1873) The Works thereof in 12 volumes. G.J.
90 GBP
70 - 150 GBP
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Lessing (Gotthold Ephram) (1729-1781) German Writer and Philosopher. 12 Vols. with portrait
60 GBP
40 - 80 GBP
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Ruskin (John) (1819-1900) English Writer and Philosopher. 'Fors Clavigera, Letters to the Workmen
160 GBP
150 - 250 GBP
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Bindings - A collection of seventeen volumes, Lecky History of England, Shakespeare etc. Part
100 GBP
40 - 80 GBP
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Blackwood's Magazine. Vols. LXVII (Jan-June 1850) to Vol C. (July-Dec. 1866) ex Vol. LXXIX (Jan-June
0 GBP
150 - 250 GBP
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Moore (Thomas) 'The Works of Lord Byron with his letter's and Journals and His Life'. 16/17 Vols.
160 GBP
40 - 80 GBP
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Baedeker (Karl) A group of seven Travellers Handbooks 'Great Britain'. 7th Ed. 1910. Belgium and
110 GBP
50 - 150 GBP
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Thackeray (William Makepeace) (1811-1863) British Novelist. The Works thereof. 12 Vols. Smith Elder,
140 GBP
100 - 200 GBP
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Thackeray (William Makepeace) (1811-1863) British Novelist. The Works thereof. 12 Vols. Smith Elder,
110 GBP
100 - 200 GBP
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Thackeray (William Makepeace) (1811-1863) British Novelist. 'New Century Library'. Thomas Nelson,
120 GBP
50 - 100 GBP
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Ruskin (John) 'Praeterita, Outlines of Scenes and Thoughts'. 3 Vols. George Allen 1900. 8vo. Ivory
55 GBP
40 - 80 GBP
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Bulwer-Lytton (Edward Lord) 'Rienzi' (Cola di Rienzo Italian Medieval Politician) The Last of the
30 GBP
30 - 60 GBP
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Duruy (Victor) 'Histoire de France'. Hachette, Paris 1892. Small Fo. Half calf and marbled boards
65 GBP
30 - 60 GBP
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Dickens (Charles) The Posthumus Papers of the Pickwick Club. 2 Vols in one. Chapman & Hall, London
45 GBP
50 - 100 GBP
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Stanley (Arthur Penrhyn) 'Lectures on the History of the Jewish Church'. Murray, London 1883. 3
130 GBP
50 - 100 GBP
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A group of seventeen 19th century and later Antiquarian bindings mostly leather bound, school prizes
70 GBP
50 - 100 GBP
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La Revue Hebdomadaire (A French weekly literary journal founded by F Laudet in 1892). 1901-1913 inc.
0 GBP
200 - 300 GBP
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Scott (Sir Walter) 'The Waverley Novels'. 13 Vols. with portrait frontispiece and engraved title
0 GBP
100 - 200 GBP
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Browning (Robert) English Poet (1812-1889) Works thereof in 17 vols. Macmillan, New York and
180 GBP
100 - 200 GBP
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Rollin (Charles) Histoire Ancienne des Egyptiens, des Carthaginois... 14 Vols. New Ed. Etienne,
180 GBP
70 - 150 GBP
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COOK (James, Captain) (1728-1779) after WEBBER (John) (1751-1793)An album containing sixty
6,200 GBP
4,000 - 6,000 GBP
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STEVENSON (Robert Louis) (1850-1894), Scottish Novelist, Poet and TravellerAn extensive collection
1,800 GBP
1,000 - 2,000 GBP
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Defoe (Daniel) 3 Vols. Vol. I. 'The Life and Strange Surprising Adventures of Robinson Crusoe of
46,000 GBP
4,000 - 6,000 GBP
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Audubon (John James) The Birds of America from Drawings made in the United States and their
15,000 GBP
4,000 - 6,000 GBP
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Kipling (Rudyard) English Writer (1865-1936) Signature in black ink on paper
85 GBP
30 - 50 GBP
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Rosini (Giovanni) Storia Della Pittura Italiana. 7 Vols. Niccolò Capurro, Pisa 1839. With plates,
140 GBP
50 - 100 GBP
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A bundle of 18th/19th century manuscript vellum/parchment deeds, conveyances etc (c40)
100 GBP
50 - 150 GBP
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17th/18th century Law Reports. 190 Vols. Fo. All full calf. In much used condition and s.a.f. (190)
800 GBP
100 - 300 GBP
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18th/19th century Law Reports. 71 Vols. All full calf but in much used condition and s.a.f. (71)
180 GBP
100 - 300 GBP
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18th/19th century Legal History. c24 Vols. Some full calf in much used condition
110 GBP
40 - 80 GBP
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Oxford Interest:- 'An Act to consolidate and extend the Powers and Provisions of the several acts
40 GBP
30 - 60 GBP
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A group of three Antiquarian Legal titles:- Ecclesiastical Law. Vols I & II. Burn 1763 x 2
80 GBP
40 - 80 GBP
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'Precedents of Proceedings in the House of Commons'. Vols. I, II, IV 1796 and Vol. II 1785. 7
60 GBP
40 - 80 GBP
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A collection of 18th-20th century legal titles, some leather bound, much used condition (c75)
220 GBP
40 - 80 GBP
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A large collection of 18th/19th century Legal Books mainly full calf but in much used condition (
220 GBP
40 - 80 GBP
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