Books, Maps & Atlases

16 Jan 2006, starting at 11:00 GMT.

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lots

BEATON (CECIL) Photograph, [200 by 165mm], of Prince Charles in crib, 1948

LAWRENCE (FRIEDA) "Not I, But the Wind...", 1st edition, number 511 of 1000 copies signed by author, cloth-backed boards, dustwrapper, Santa Fe, Rydal Press, 1934

THE JAMES BOND BOX casino game, original box

POE (EDGAR ALLAN) Tales of Mystery and Imagination, illustrated by Arthur Rackham, original cloth, 4to, Philadelphia, [1935]

PINKERTON (JOHN) Essay on Medals, contemporary calf, 1784; together with other volumes on coins and money.

WOOLF (VIRGINIA) Jacob's Room, 1st edition, original cloth, Richmond, Hogarth Press, 1922; A Haunted House, 1st edition, original cloth, dustwrapper by Vanessa Bell, Hogarth Press, 1943; Reviewing, original wrappers, 1939; Death of the Moth, 1st edition, original cloth, dustwrapper, 1942; with 3 others by same author. (7)

WILDE (OSCAR) The Picture of Dorian Gray, 1st edition, number 60 of 250 large paper copies signed by author, original vellum-backed boards, slight tear to top of spine, 1891

PINTER (HAROLD) The Hothouse, New York, 1980; Old Times, 1976; MENUHIN (JEHUDI) and HOPE (CHRISTOPHER) The King, the Cat and the Fiddle, 1983; with 6 other volumes, all signed by authors. (9)

WARREN (JOHN LEICESTER, 3rd BARON DE TABLEY) Poems Dramatic and Lyrical, limited edition of 600 copies, illustrations by C.S. Ricketts, original green cloth decorated in gilt, 1893; RUSKIN (JOHN) Unto This Last, limited edition of 400 copies on handmade paper, vellum, 1902; TENNYSON (ALFRED) Maud, illustrated by S. Warner, reversed calf, New York, Roycrofters, 1900 (3)

PRATT (ANNE) Wild Flowers, original cloth, folio, 1853

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