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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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Mixed English Literature and Poetry approximately, fifty titles
150 GBP
50 - 100 GBP
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Mixed English Literature including Baroness Orczy, Eric Ambler, C.S. Forester, Henry Cecil et al,
550 GBP
50 - 100 GBP
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Milligan (Terence Alan 'Spike') (1918-2002) A collection of c80 titles by or relating to Spike
65 GBP
50 - 100 GBP
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Beaton (Sir Cecil) (1904-1980) British Photographer. A collection of 26 titles relating to Beaton
110 GBP
50 - 100 GBP
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Ambler (Eric) (1909-1998) Fourteen titles, early editions d/ws plus Sharpe (Thomas) (1928-2013) 14
170 GBP
50 - 150 GBP
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Coward (Sir Noël) (1899-1973) 'Present Indicative', Heinemann, London 1937 with dedication signed by
130 GBP
100 - 200 GBP
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Gilbert (Michael) (1912-2006) Author and Solicitor. A collection of 40 titles in d/ws (40)
160 GBP
50 - 150 GBP
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A collection of approximately 20 titles relating to Book Collecting together with 18 further
55 GBP
40 - 80 GBP
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Mixed English Literature including Michael Gilbert, Josephine Tey, Paul Gallico et al. Most with d/
160 GBP
40 - 80 GBP
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Folio Society, Evelyn Waugh 'Sword of Honour', 3 vols. 1990 plus Christopher Isherwood 'Mr Norris
110 GBP
40 - 80 GBP
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Folio Society, Jan Morris 'Venice' 2008 plus Humberto Ecco 'The Name of the Rose' plus 'A History of
45 GBP
30 - 50 GBP
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Folio Society Keith Thomas 'Religion and The Decline of Magic' 2012 plus a collection of c40, FS
220 GBP
50 - 100 GBP
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Folio Society Robert Graves 'The Golden Fleece' 2003; 'The Golden Ass' 1960 plus two further
30 GBP
30 - 50 GBP
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Folio Society Thomas Babington Macaulay 'The History of England', 5 vols 2009 plus c35 History assoc
240 GBP
50 - 100 GBP
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Folio Society, Ray Bradbury 'Farenheit 451' 2011 and 'The Martian Chronicles' 2015 s/c'sCondition
140 GBP
40 - 80 GBP
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Folio Society, John Le Carre, 'Smiley's People' 'Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy' and 'The Honourable
130 GBP
40 - 80 GBP
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Folio Society William Golding 'Lord of the Flies' 2009 plus Nancy Mitford 'The Pursuit of Love' 1991
170 GBP
40 - 80 GBP
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Folio Society Adam Smith 'The Wealth of Nations' 3 vols 2008 plus Edward Gibbon 'The History of
170 GBP
40 - 80 GBP
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Folio Society, Charles Dickens works in ten volumes 2004 1/2 calf and red cloth, gilt tooled and
280 GBP
50 - 100 GBP
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Folio Society A Norman Jeffares (Ed.) Restoration Comedy 4 vols green cloth gilt title 1974 s/c plus
25 GBP
50 - 100 GBP
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Oxford English Memoirs and Travel Series 11 vols circa 1975 plus twelve further including Walpole,
300 GBP
30 - 50 GBP
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Mixed general literature including Henry James Kipling, Waugh, Trollope etc c.60 booksCondition
45 GBP
30 - 50 GBP
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The Limited Editions Club New York The Plays of William Shakespeare 3 vols 1939-40 plus The Poems
75 GBP
40 - 80 GBP
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Basilisk Press:- Harris (John) Gardens of Delight: The Rococo English Landscape of Thomas Robins the
250 GBP
100 - 200 GBP
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Alan Lansdowne Tabor (1883-1957) Calligrapher. A finely Illuminated Album (310 x 230mm) illustrating
300 GBP
200 - 500 GBP
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Wilson (H.H.) 'With The Flag to Pretoria'. A History of the Boer War of 1899-1900. Harmsworth,
0 GBP
70 - 150 GBP
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The Illustrated London News Vol. CXIV 1899. 1/2 green leather and green cloth. Fo. plus 'The
45 GBP
50 - 100 GBP
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Adam & Co (Publishers) History of Southern and Central Africa with coloured title page and
0 GBP
70 - 150 GBP
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Creswicke (Louis) South Africa and the Transvaal War, Jack, Edinburgh 1900. 8 vols. Dec. bindings
25 GBP
50 - 100 GBP
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Cassell & Co (Publishers) 'The Queen's Empire A Pictorial and Descriptive Record' 1897. Oblong Fo.
0 GBP
40 - 80 GBP
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Amery, L.S. (Ed). The Times History of the War on South Africa 1890-1900', Sampson Low, Marston
75 GBP
50 - 100 GBP
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A group of three mid 20th century French children's books:- L'Oncle Hansi 'Mon Village' Librairie
50 GBP
40 - 80 GBP
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An extensive collection of 19th and 20th century German language literature from the Library of Hans
100 GBP
100 - 200 GBP
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Ogawa (K) Photographer Tokyo Japan. 'Scenes in Nikko and Virginity'. Oblong plus three Japanese
40 GBP
30 - 50 GBP
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Mardrus (Dr J.C) and Mathers (Powys) Translators. 'The Book of The Thousand Nights and One Night'.
70 GBP
50 - 100 GBP
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Eames (Elizabeth S) Catalogue of Medieval Lead - Glazed Earthenware Tiles. British Museum 1980. 2
130 GBP
70 - 150 GBP
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Scholten (Frits) Dutch Majolica and Delftware 1550-1700 from the Edwin van Drecht Collection,
110 GBP
70 - 150 GBP
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British Studio Ceramics. A collection of c25 titles relating to the subject inc. Michael Cardew,
190 GBP
150 - 250 GBP
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A large collection of pamphlets, catalogues, paperbacks etc., relating to the Study of Ceramics (
80 GBP
50 - 100 GBP
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A collection of approximately sixty titles mainly relating to the Study of Ceramics (c60)
50 GBP
70 - 150 GBP
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Transactions of the English Ceramic Circle c25 Vols. c2015
25 GBP
30 - 50 GBP
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A collection of approximately sixty five titles mainly relating to the Study of Ceramics (c65)
60 GBP
70 - 150 GBP
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Thornton (Dora) and Wilson (Timothy) Italian Renaissance Ceramics. A catalogue of the British Museum
160 GBP
70 - 150 GBP
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A collection of approximately 70 titles mainly relating to the Study of Ceramics and Works of Art (
35 GBP
50 - 80 GBP
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An extensive collection of mainly Messrs Sotheby and Christie Auction Catalogues 1960's onwards,
100 GBP
100 - 200 GBP
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Dodgson (Charles Lutwidge) 'Lewis Carroll' De Freitas (Leo John) Sir John Tenniel's Wood
2,400 GBP
1,200 - 1,800 GBP
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Rocket Press:- The Victorian Archbishops of Canterbury by Rev. Dr Alan M.G. Stephenson 1991.
10 GBP
30 - 50 GBP
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John (William, Earl Captain) (1896-1968) The Air Adventures of Major James Bigglesworth-Biggles'. 17
260 GBP
100 - 200 GBP
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Crompton (Richmal) (1890-1969) A group of 8 'Just William' titles. Red cloth plus 3 paperback
50 GBP
50 - 100 GBP
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WAGNER (Richard) ARMOUR (Margaret) Translator. The Rhinegold and The 'Valkyrie. Heinemann, London.
130 GBP
100 - 200 GBP
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Three late 19th century Russian books of Fairy Tales printed in cyrillic (i) Tsarevitch (Prince)
320 GBP
80 - 150 GBP
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Austen (Jane) Works. 6 Vols. 8vo. Zodiac Press 1948-62. Uniformly bound with blue title. Edges
55 GBP
40 - 80 GBP
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Paltock (Robert) (1697-1767) English Novelist 'The Life and Adventures of Peter Wilkins'.
0 GBP
100 - 200 GBP
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Le Carré (John) (David Cornwell) (1931-2020) 'Call for the Dead'. First American Ed. 1962.
50 GBP
50 - 100 GBP
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Hemmingway (Ernest) 'The Old Man and The Sea'. Scribner, New York 1952 with d/w (torn). Book of
95 GBP
100 - 200 GBP
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Betjeman (John) (1906-1984) 'Selected Poems' Chosen with a Preface by John Sparrow. John Murray,
40 GBP
40 - 80 GBP
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'Genesis, The First Book of Moses'. Wood Engravings by Hermann Fechenbach (1897-1986). Mowbray,
20 GBP
40 - 80 GBP
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'The Brand New Monty Python Book'. Graham Chapman Ed. c.1973. d/w torn (285 x 225mm)
50 GBP
20 - 40 GBP
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