Fine Books and Manuscripts

9 Nov 2016, starting at 13:00 GMT.

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JARDINE (WILLIAM) The Naturalist's Library, 40 vol., Edinburgh, W.H. Lizars, 1843, sold not subject to return

LODDIGES (CONRAD) & SONS The Botanical Cabinet, Consisting of Coloured Delineations of Plants from all Countries with a Short Account of Each, vol. 1-5 only, John & Arthur Arch, 1818-1820

MAUND (BENJAMIN) The Botanic Garden; Consisting of Highly Finished Representations of Hardy Ornamental Flowering Plants, Cultivated in Great Britain, vol. 1-13, FIRST EDITION, small 4to (19)

MERRETT (CHRISTOPHER) Pinax rerum naturalium Britannicarum, continens vegetabilia, animalia, et fossilia, in hac insula reperta inchoatus, FIRST EDITION, contemporary vellum, lettered in ink on spine, 8vo

NEW NATURALIST The New Naturalist, vol. 1-158, volume 1 a reprint of 1946, all others FIRST EDITIONS, Collins, 1946-2016; together with volumes 1-22 of the "New Naturalist Monographs" (all in dust-jackets), and 4 others (157)

PAXTON (JOSEPH) Magazine of Botany, and Register of Flowering Plants, vol. 1-15 (of 16), Orr & Smith, 1834-1848, sold as a periodical not subject to return

STRUTT (JACOB GEORGE) Sylva Britannica; or Portraits of Forest Trees, Distinguished for their Antiquity, Magnitude, or Beauty, Henry G. Bohn, 1826 [but c.1840]

SWAINSON (WILLIAM) Zoological Illustrations, or Original Figures and Descriptions of New, Rare, or Interesting Animals, Selected Chiefly from the Classes of Ornithology, Entomology, and Conchology, 6 vol. [First-Second Series] bound in 3, Baldwin, Cradock and Joy, 1820-1833, sold not subject to return

ADAMS (RICHARD) Watership Down, NUMBER 90 OF 250 SPECIALLY BOUND COPIES, SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR AND THE ILLUSTRATOR (on the verso of title and frontispiece respectively), Paradine, 1976

ARCHITECTURAL WATERCOLOURS AND POSTER DESIGNS OZOLINS (L.K.E.) An archive of original pen, ink, wash and watercolour designs and elevations for several architectural projects, gouache posters for student events, and other sketches, [c.1944-1955]

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