Fine Books, Manuscripts, Atlases & Historical Photographs

18 Mar 2015, starting at 13:00 GMT .

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RANSOME (ARTHUR) Coot Club, ADVANCE PROOF COPY, WITH RANSOME'S CORRECTIONS on approximately 12 leaves, Jonathan Cape, [1934]; together with a first published edition of Coot Club, in a dust-jacket (2)

RANSOME (ARTHUR) Coot Club, FIRST EDITION, AUTHOR'S PRESENTATION COPY WITH AN INK DRAWING BENEATH THE INSCRIPTION "May she have fair winds whenever she wants them!", Jonathan Cape, [1934]

RANSOME (ARTHUR) Coot Club, FIRST EDITION, Jonathan Cape, [1934]

RANSOME (ARTHUR) Pigeon Post, FIRST EDITION, AUTHOR'S PRESENTATION COPY, inscribed to "Richard Kelsall from Arthur Ransome with many thanks for his most useful collaboration" on the half-title, Jonathan Cape, 1936

RANSOME (ARTHUR) Pigeon Post, 1936; and others, all but 1 signed by the author (9)

RANSOME (ARTHUR) Swallows & Amazons, ; and others in the series, last 7 first editions, others second to seventh impressions, all in good unclipped jackets, Jonathan Cape (12)

RANSOME (ARTHUR) Swallows & Amazons, FIRST ILLUSTRTED EDITION, Jonathan Cape 1931; and others, mostly Kelsall family copies (8)

RANSOME (ARTHUR) Swallows and Amazons, , 1931; and 14 others, including a complete mixed edition set of American edition S & A series (15)

RANSOME (ARTHUR) Edgar Allan Poe. A Critical Study, FIRST EDITION, PUBLISHER'S OWN SPECIALLY BOUND COPY, 1934; and others, several inscribed, by Ransome (32)

AUSTEN (JANE) The Novels, Winchester Edition, 12 vols., 1905; Fragment of a Novel, 1925; Novels. Edited by Reginald Brimley Johnson, 10 vol., 1906 (23)

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