Books, Maps, Manuscripts and Historical Photographs, including the Property of the late Michael Silverman
22 Nov 2011, starting at 10:30 GMT.

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1 ADAM (ROBERT) Autograph letter signed, 1772 £875
US$ 1,463
€1,060
2 ADAM (ROBERT) Lease signed by Robert Adam, and by his brother and fellow architect James, 1791 £1,500
US$ 2,509
€1,817
3 ARNE (THOMAS) The Music in the Masque of Comus. Written by Milton. As it Was Perform'd at the Theatre-Royal in Drury-Lane... Opera Prima, FIRST EDITION OF THE PRINTED SCOERE, SIGNED ON THTE TITLE-PAGE ("T: A: Arne") of the first edition of the printed score of The Musick in the Masque of Comus, [1740] £812
US$ 1,359
€984
4 ARNOLD (MATTHEW) Three autograph letters signed, 1860 and 1863 £562
US$ 940
€681
5 ARNOLD (THOMAS) Autograph letter signed, to Robert Baldwin, 1837 £212
US$ 355
€257
6 AUDEN (W.H.) Autograph manuscript of his poem 'A Free One', on the reverse of an autograph letter signed to C. Day-Lewis, [?March 1929] £2,375
US$ 3,973
€2,878
7 BARING-GOULD (SABINE) £625
US$ 1,045
€757
8 BARNES (WILLIAM) Autograph letter signed, to the Chevalier de Chatelain, 1875 £300
US$ 501
€363
9 BEERBOHM (MAX) Three autograph letters signed, undated; and the final page of another (4) £312
US$ 522
€378
10 BEERBOHM (MAX) Autograph self-caricature signed ("Max") and inscribed ("Moi-même – Rouen 94"), 1894; with an autograph letter signed (2) £3,000
US$ 5,018
€3,635
11 BENNETT (ARNOLD) Collection of typescripts and manuscript drafts for plays, [1922-1928] £937
US$ 1,568
€1,136
12 BLACKSTONE (WILLIAM) Autograph letter signed to the pioneering Shakespearean scholar George Steevens, 1780 £1,875
US$ 3,136
€2,272
14 BRITTEN (BENJAMIN) Autograph musical quotation Signed: comprising the opening bar of the "Prologue" to Peter Grimes, 1947 £750
US$ 1,254
€908
15 BRITTEN (BENJAMIN) Autograph musical quotation signed, [c.1960] £87
US$ 146
€106
16 BRONTË (REV PATRICK) Autograph letter signed ("P. Brontë"), to the Haworth stationer John Greenwood, 1850 £1,250
US$ 2,091
€1,514
17 BRONTË and MARTINEAU Autograph letter signed by Harriet Martineau, to Mrs [Julia Anne] Barkworth, enclosing Villette, [1853] £750
US$ 1,254
€908
19 BROWNING (ELIZABETH BARRETT) Autograph letter signed, [1845] £6,000
US$ 10,037
€7,271
20 BROWNING (ROBERT) Autograph letter signed, to "My dear Reuben", 1868 £1,750
US$ 2,927
€2,120
21 BURGESS (ANTHONY) Typed sonnet signed, Rome, 1974 £225
US$ 376
€272
22 BURGHLEY and Sir EDWARD HOBY Autograph minute signed by William Cecil, Lord Burghley, [1596]; and a letter signed by Hoby (2) £225
US$ 376
€272
23 BURNEY (FANNY) Autograph letter in the third person, as Madame d'Arblay, 1814 £500
US$ 836
€605
24 BURNEY (FANNY) Autograph letter in the third person, as Madame d'Arblay, [?1813] £500
US$ 836
€605
25 BYRON (GEORGE GORDON, Lord) Autograph free-front signed, 1813 £875
US$ 1,463
€1,060
26 BYRON (GEORGE GORDON, Lord) Four letters signed, to the Greek patriot Giorgio Vitali at Leghorn, 1823 £10,000
US$ 16,728
€12,119
27 CARLYLE (JANE WELSH) Autograph letter signed, [1852] £687
US$ 1,150
€833
28 CARLYLE (THOMAS) Autograph letter signed, 1868 £275
US$ 460
€333
31 CARLYLE (THOMAS) Two autograph letters signed, to the diarist Caroline Fox, 1847 and 1849 £1,000
US$ 1,672
€1,211
32 CATHER (WILLA) Autograph letter signed, no year £175
US$ 292
€212
33 CHARLES I and THE CIVIL WAR."The humble petition of George Druell, Lieutenant", addressed to King Charles I", undated £312
US$ 522
€378
36 CHESTERFIELD (PHILIP DORMER STANHOPE, fourth Earl of) Autograph letter signed, to "Sr" [George Lyttelton], 1737 £1,875
US$ 3,136
€2,272
37 CHURCHILL (WINSTON) Typed letter signed, 1960 £500
US$ 836
€605
38 CHURCHILL (WINSTON) Typed letter signed, 1925 £525
US$ 878
€636
39 CHURCHILL (WINSTON) Document signed by King George V and countersigned by Churchill, 1911 £1,187
US$ 1,986
€1,439
40 CLEMENS (SAMUEL LANGHORNE) 'Mark Twain'. Autograph letter signed, about A Tramp Abroad, 1884 £1,375
US$ 2,300
€1,666
41 CLIVE (ROBERT, Baron Clive of Plassey) 'Clive of India'. Autograph letter signed, to John Pybus of the Madras Council, 1765 £2,125
US$ 3,554
€2,575
42 COCKERELL (SYDNEY) Series of about fifty letters and cards signed, 1950-1958 £1,750
US$ 2,927
€2,120
43 COCTEAU (JEAN) Four autograph letters signed, to Harold Nicolson, 1912 £2,375
US$ 3,973
€2,878
44 COLLINS (WILKIE) Autograph letter signed, 1872 £375
US$ 627
€454
45 COLLINS (WILKIE) Autograph receipt signed, 1848 £400
US$ 669
€484
46 CONRAD (JOSEPH) Autograph letter signed, to his editor Edward Garnett, [1903] £2,500
US$ 4,182
€3,029
47 CONRAD (JOSEPH) Autograph cheque signed, 1924 £375
US$ 627
€454
48 CONRAD (JOSEPH) Autograph cheque signed, 1924 £437
US$ 731
€530
49 DAVY (HUMPHRY) Letter signed, as President of the Royal Society, 1826 £562
US$ 940
€681
50 DE MORGAN (WILLIAM) Series of eight autograph letters signed, to H. C. Marillier, Managing Director of Morris & Co and owner of Kelmscott House, 1907-1914 £1,750
US$ 2,927
€2,120
51 DE QUINCEY (THOMAS) Three autograph letters signed, to the philosopher James Ferrier, 1845 and 1852 £2,000
US$ 3,345
€2,423
52 DICKENS (CHARLES) Autograph cheque signed, 1859 £650
US$ 1,087
€787
53 DICKENS (CHARLES) Autograph letter signed, to Mrs Hunton, 1868 £1,062
US$ 1,777
€1,287
54 DICKENS (CHARLES) Autograph letter signed, to John Angus, 1867 £1,375
US$ 2,300
€1,666
55 DICKENS (CHARLES) Autograph letter signed, to Major Lake, 1853 £1,000
US$ 1,672
€1,211
56 DICKENS (CHARLES) Autograph letter signed, to Mrs Morson, 1851 £187
US$ 313
€227
57 DICKENS (CHARLES) Autograph letter signed, to Mrs Morson, 1853 £375
US$ 627
€454
58 DICKENS (CHARLES) Autograph letter signed, to Mrs Morson, 1850 £400
US$ 669
€484
59 DODGSON (CHARLES LUTWIDGE) 'Lewis Carroll'. Autograph letter signed, 1887 £687
US$ 1,150
€833
60 DOYLE (ARTHUR CONAN) Autograph letter signed, [?1902] £750
US$ 1,254
€908
61 DOYLE (ARTHUR CONAN) Autograph letter signed, [1898] £375
US$ 627
€454
62 DOYLE (ARTHUR CONAN) Autograph letter signed, [c.1917-1920] £500
US$ 836
€605
64 DYER (EDWARD) Document signed ("By me Edward Dyer"), being an indenture and acquittance, 1596 £375
US$ 627
€454
65 ELGAR (EDWARD) Autograph letter signed, 1918 £875
US$ 1,463
€1,060
66 ELIOT (GEORGE) Autograph letter signed ("M.E. Lewes"), to Joseph Langford of Blackwood's, 1879 £937
US$ 1,568
€1,136
67 ELIOT (T.S.) Typed letter signed, 1961 £375
US$ 627
€454
68 ELIOT (T.S.) Typed letter signed, to Sir Ronald Storrs, 1949 £250
US$ 418
€302
69 ELIOT (T.S.) Typed letter signed, to his fellow-publisher Roger Senhouse, 1952 £2,125
US$ 3,554
€2,575
70 FITZGERALD (EDWARD) Five autograph letters signed, to his young friend Horace Basham, 1875-1880 £2,500
US$ 4,182
€3,029
71 FORD (FORD MADOX) Typed letter signed, 1932 £312
US$ 522
€378
73 GIBBON (EDWARD) Autograph authorisation signed, 1769 £1,625
US$ 2,718
€1,969
75 GOLDSMITH (OLIVER) Autograph receipt signed ("Oliver Goldsmith"), EXTREMELY RARE MANUSCRIPT, 1773 £3,750
US$ 6,273
€4,544
76 GRACE (W.G.) Autograph letter signed, 1913 £400
US$ 669
€484
77 GRAY (THOMAS) Fine Autograph letter signed, announcing the death of King George II, 1760 £4,375
US$ 7,318
€5,302
79 HARDY (THOMAS) Autograph reworked proof of his poem 'The Going of the Battery', 1899 £4,375
US$ 7,318
€5,302
80 HARDY (THOMAS) Autograph letter signed, agreeing to write an obituary notice of William Barnes, 1886 £875
US$ 1,463
€1,060
81 HARDY (THOMAS) Autograph letter signed, to the publisher John Lane, [1892] £750
US$ 1,254
€908
82 HAWTHORNE (NATHANIEL) Autograph letter signed, to his close friend Henry Bright, 1859 £1,750
US$ 2,927
€2,120
83 HEDIN (SVEN) Cabinet photograph signed and dated, 1898 £250
US$ 418
€302
84 HEIDEGGER (MARTIN) Typed letter signed ("M. Heidegger"), discussing the question of being and not-being, 1962 £1,625
US$ 2,718
€1,969
85 HOGG (JAMES) Autograph letter signed, 1828 £375
US$ 627
€454
86 HOUSMAN (A.E.) Autograph postcard signed, 1935 £250
US$ 418
€302
87 HOUSMAN (A.E.) Autograph letter signed, 1933 £312
US$ 522
€378
88 HUGHES (TED) Autograph poem, inscribed in a prepublication copy of Crow, 1970 £875
US$ 1,463
€1,060
89 HUNT (LEIGH) Autograph manuscript of his poem 'Abou Ben Adhem', 1855 £1,250
US$ 2,091
€1,514
90 HUYSMANS (J.K.) Autograph letter signed, 1890 £350
US$ 585
€424
91 HUYSMANS MEMORIAL £137
US$ 230
€166
92 IBSEN (HENRIK) Photograph, signed and inscribed, [1887] £562
US$ 940
€681
93 IRVING (WASHINGTON) Autograph letter signed, to his friend and fellow author Bayard Taylor, 1854 £525
US$ 878
€636
94 JAMES (HENRY) Autograph letter signed, 1915 £2,250
US$ 3,763
€2,726
95 JAMES (HENRY) Autograph letter signed, 1901 £350
US$ 585
€424
96 JAMES (HENRY) Autograph letter signed, 1903 £500
US$ 836
€605
97 JEKYLL (GERTRUDE) Autograph letter signed, 1914 £225
US$ 376
€272
98 JENNER (EDWARD) Autograph letter signed, upbraiding an over-anxious mother, [c.1800-1815] £2,500
US$ 4,182
€3,029
99 JOHNSON (LIONEL) Lionel Johnson's copy of Robert Louis Stevenson's Ballads, inscribed, 1890 £312
US$ 522
€378
100 JOYCE (JAMES) Autograph letter signed, 1923 £2,750
US$ 4,600
€3,332
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