28th July 2021 10:30 GMT/BST

Books, Maps & Manuscripts

 
Lot 42
 

42

Armour (G. Denholm). Mr. Jorrock's Lectors. From Handley Cross by R. S. Surtees, London: Hodder and

Armour (G. Denholm). Mr. Jorrock's Lectors. From Handley Cross by R. S. Surtees, London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1910. 4to (242 x 180 mm), contemporary red crushed half morocco, pictorial vignette made up of morocco onlays to spine, top edge gilt, 25 tipped-in colour plates - Blew (William C. A.). The Quorn Hunt and its Masters, London: John C. Nimmo, 1899. Large 8vo (258 x 168 mm), near-contemporary red crushed half morocco, spine gilt with hunting motifs, top edge gilt, 12 colour plates after Henry Alken (2 double-page), folding map, uneven fading to cloth sides - De Trafford (Sir Humphrey). The Foxhounds of Great Britain and Ireland. Their Masters and Huntsmen, 1st edition, London: Walter Southwood & Company, 1906. Folio, original half morocco gilt, photogravure plates, spine slightly sunned, joints rubbed, a little sunning to covers - Maxwell-Lyte (H. C.). A History of Eton College, 1st edition, London: Macmillan and Co., 1877. 8vo (214 x 142 mm), original presentation binding of full vellum gilt over bevelled boards, Eton leaving inscription dated 1888 to initial blank, binding slightly dust-soiled, spotting to endpapers - Hussey (Christopher). Eton College, 2nd edition, London: Country Life, 1926. 4to (305 x 240 mm), contemporary blue quarter morocco, slightly marked - together with 13 others comprising 12 copies of the Jorrocks novels (either in red half morocco or red half calf, rubbed), and Berkeley, Reminiscences of a Huntsman, 1854 (with 3 plates of 4) (qty: 18)

Sold for £300
Estimated at £200 - £300


 

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