Fine Books, Manuscripts, Atlases and Historical Photographs

27 Mar 2019, starting at 13:00 GMT .

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LITERATURE, HISTORY AND EXPLORATION Collection, contained in several albums and loose in folders, comprising autograph letters etc. principally nineteenth century (4)

MILNE (A.A.) When We Were Very Young, second issue with p.ix numbered, advertisement to "Fourteen Songs" loosely inserted, bookplate of Sybil Waller, 1924; Winnie-The-Pooh, 1926; Now We Are Six, 1927; The House at Pooh Corner, Methuen (4)

MILNE (A.A.) When We Were Very Young, second issue with p.ix numbered, ink ownership name in upper corner of half-title, 1924; Winnie-The-Pooh, 1926; Now We Are Six, 1927; The House at Pooh Corner, neat ownership inscription dated "22.12.28" on verso of frontispiece, 1928, FIRST EDITIONS, Methuen (4)

MILNE (A.A.) When We Were Very Young, twentieth edition, Methuen (4)

MITCHELL (MARGARET) Typed letter signed ("Margaret Mitchell Marsh"), to Miss Black, telling her that "I have just received your letter of January 6th, in which you wrote of re-reading 'Gone With the Wind' in bomb shelters during raids" and thanking her "for realizing how much your letter would mean to me", Atlanta, Georgia, 3 February 1941

NASH (PAUL) BROWNE (THOMAS) Urne Buriall and the Garden of Cyrus... Edited with an Introduction by John Carter, LIMITED TO 215 COPIES, [Curwen Press] for Cassell, 1932

NONESUCH DICKENS - DICKENS (CHARLES) The Works, 25 vol. (including "Dickensiana" and the woodcut plate), LIMITED TO 877 COPIES, Nonesuch Press, 1937-1938

NONESUCH PRESS - E. MCKNIGHT KAUFFER BURTON (ROBERT) The Anatomy of Melancholy, NUMBER 18 OF 40 COPIES PRINTED ON JAPON VELLUM, SIGNED BY THE ILLUSTRATOR, Nonesuch Press (2)

ORWELL (GEORGE) The Road to Wigan Pier, FIRST PUBLIC EDITION, Victor Gollancz, 1937

ORWELL (GEORGE) Typed letter signed ("Geo. Orwell"), to Sonia [Brownell], introducing François Duchêne who is very anxious to do some journalism and who might be useful to her, Canonbury Square, 3 February 1947

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