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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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We found 269 items matching your search
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A William IV mahogany games and work table, the rectangular hinged top opening to reveal inlaid
350 GBP
80 - 150 GBP
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A 19th century Anglo Indian Colonial hardwood tea caddy, with Vizagapatan style incised ivory wide
1,300 GBP
300 - 500 GBP
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A pair of early 20th century naval officer's epaulettes, together with gilt faced sword belt, the
110 GBP
100 - 200 GBP
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A Malachite circular chessboard, with gilt wire strung border and white onyx chequers, 24.3cm
70 GBP
60 - 80 GBP
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After Jean Didier Debut (1824-1893) 'Giovanni', a bronze figure of a seated young man with a hurdy
0 GBP
300 - 500 GBP
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Two antique Hatherley collapsible wooden easels, both with adjustable pegs, tallest 183cm
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400 - 600 GBP
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After John Huston (1906-1987) A framed commemorative wine label print for Chateau Mouton
160 GBP
80 - 120 GBP
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Space and aviation interest: A pair of kid gloves, one signed by Yuri Gagarin, Alberto Braniff,
350 GBP
30 - 50 GBP
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A Victorian figured walnut and brass mounted library desk stand, with correspondence box, twin glass
300 GBP
350 - 450 GBP
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A rare 19th century Indian Tamil Sampler worked by Anna Marial, The Church Crookham Scholar at
550 GBP
200 - 400 GBP
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A seven rung folding library pole ladder c1975 by Arthur Brett and Sons with outer brass studded
550 GBP
400 - 600 GBP
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A Late 17th Century Charles II Carved Oak Bible Box, the front panel carved with lock plate, 44cm
130 GBP
80 - 120 GBP
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A polished bronze paperweight in the form of a cherub, 13cm high and an antique carved wooden
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100 - 200 GBP
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A 19th century Indo-Persian double side illustrated page with colourful symbolic figure
70 GBP
100 - 200 GBP
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René Lalique (1860-1945) A pair of Tete D'Aigle car mascots, circa 1930, frosted glass on
1,300 GBP
600 - 800 GBP
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A 19th century leather sewing box, the fully fitted interior with metal studded divisions, and
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100 - 150 GBP
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A Napoleonic carved bone prisoner of war set of dominoes in a rectangular decorated box with sliding
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300 - 400 GBP
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An Antique carved ebony cane handle with moving eyes, jaw lacking, 6cm
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150 - 260 GBP
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A group of five glazed old cases of taxidermic birds in naturalistic settings
240 GBP
50 - 100 GBP
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A 18th Century framed theatre royal Manchester, playbill "The Jew" by Richard Cumberland 1794, 24
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200 - 300 GBP
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An early Scottish carved stone mortar on stand, with lipped rim collected Isle of Arran, 22cm wide
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200 - 300 GBP
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A early bronze lion head mount, possibly German, cast and chased with pierced holes to the base, 8cm
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400 - 600 GBP
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A pair of 18th century French bronze rearing horses, with gilt bronze saddles on red stepped
0 GBP
800 - 1,200 GBP
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An 16th/17th Century bronze mortar, with latin inscription and banded figural heads to the body,
0 GBP
200 - 300 GBP
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A 17th century bronze ink well, dolphin surmount by a sea titan holding a shell, gilt bronze to
850 GBP
400 - 600 GBP
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A 19th Century Binocular/Monocular microscope by Smith, Beck and Beck, with original wooden case and
300 GBP
300 - 500 GBP
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A Henry Bessemer copper alloy medal, awarded to Charles Howard Sidebotham July, 1894. Together
70 GBP
80 - 120 GBP
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A mid 19th century mahogany and brass bound campaign travelling box, the fully fitted interior
180 GBP
200 - 300 GBP
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A late Victorian brass novelty bar top gas fuelled cigar lighter, modelled as a figure of a man,
60 GBP
60 - 90 GBP
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A late 19th Century brass mounted oak stationery box, embossed with stylised sinuous foliage, and
85 GBP
70 - 90 GBP
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A framed colour photograph of Princess Anne, signed to the mount below, in lacquered brass frame
240 GBP
80 - 120 GBP
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An unusual 19th century folio sheet applied with a collection of humorous gravestone epitaphs hand-
50 GBP
40 - 60 GBP
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A green glass walking cane of spiral moulded form filled with seed specimens, 85cm long overall
20 GBP
20 - 30 GBP
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A pair of Samson plates of circular fluted form decorated with oriental pheasants and insects in
80 GBP
80 - 120 GBP
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Gibbs (The Hon. Vicary) The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland and Ireland. St Catherine's Press,
110 GBP
40 - 80 GBP
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Fox-Davies (Arthur Charles) 'A Complete Guide to Heraldry'. Jack, London. n/d c.1900. Lib. binding
130 GBP
40 - 80 GBP
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Wilkinson (Sir J Gardner) 'The Manners and Customs of the Ancient Egyptians'. New Ed. Revised by
170 GBP
50 - 80 GBP
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An 18th century manuscript Pharmacopaeia Pauperum or Hospital Dispensatory. 21 sides written in
800 GBP
50 - 100 GBP
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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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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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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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