Fine Books, Manuscripts, Atlases and Historical Photographs

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GOULD (JOHN) Asiatic Birds: Fifty-Four Specimens Selected from 'The Birds of Asia', Henry Sotheran, 1890

WAUGH (EVELYN) Helena, FIRST EDITION, LARGE PAPER COPY, AUTHOR'S PRESENTATION COPY, INSCRIBED "Patrick [Balfour] with love from Evelyn Oct. 1950" on front free endpaper, Chapman and Hall, 1950

WAUGH (EVELYN) A Little Learning. The First Volume of an Autobiography, FIRST EDITION, AUTHOR'S PRESENTATION COPY, INSCRIBED For Patrick [Balfour] from Evelyn, 10th Sept. 1964" on front free endpaper, Chapman and Hall, 1964; sold with 2 autograph postcards (one signed "E") from Evelyn Waugh to Balfour relating to A Little Learning, 5 pages of manuscript notes by Balfour about the book, and a clipping of the review he wrote for The Sunday Telegraph (small group)

WAUGH (EVELYN) Basil Seal Rides Again or the Rake's Regress, FIRST EDITION, LIMITED TO 750 COPIES, AUTHOR'S PRESENTATION COPY, INSCRIBED "for Patrick [Balfour] from Evelyn" on the colophon leaf, Chapman and Hall, 1963

WAUGH (EVELYN) Sword of Honour, AUTHOR'S PRESENTATION COPY, INSCRIBED "For Patrick [Balfour], with congratulations on his escape from incineration from Evelyn" on front free endpaper, Chapman and Hall, 1965

WAUGH (EVELYN) The Ordeal of Gilbert Pinfold. A Conversation Piece, FIRST EDITION, LARGE PAPER COPY, AUTHOR'S PRESENTATION COPY, INSCRIBED "Patrick [Balfour] with love from Evelyn, July 19th, 1957" on front free endpaper, Chapman and Hall, 1957

AUSTEN (JANE) Pride and Prejudice: A Novel... By the Author of "Sense and Sensibility", FIRST EDITION, 3 vol., Printed for T. Egerton, 1813

WAUGH (EVELYN) Men at Arms, FIRST EDITION, AUTHOR'S PRESENTATION COPY, INSCRIBED "For Patrick [Balfour] with love from Evelyn, Sept 6th 1952. I say why not send the copy you bought to 'a friend in the forces' instead of exchanging it. There are too many houses which lack one. E. Sept 16th" on front free endpaper, Chapman and Hall, 1952

HERODOTUS The History of Herodotus. Translated from the Greek. By Isaac Littlebury, 2 vol., Edward Castle, and Sam. Buckley, 1709

FLEMING (IAN) Goldfinger, some light stains to jacket, 1959; For Your Eyes Only, 1960; Thunderball, Jonathan Cape (6)

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