24th September 2021 9:30 GMT/BST
Wilde (Oscar). The Ballad of Reading Gaol. By C. 3. 3., 2nd edition, London: Leonard Smithers, 1898. 8vo, original cloth, edges untrimmed, bookplate (Robert Ellis Cunliffe), together with an assortment of about 20 other books and ephemera, including: 1) Les poésies d'Anacréon, et de Sapho, traduites en françois, avec des remarques, par Madame Dacier. Nouvelle édition, Amsterdam: widow of Paul Marret, 1716, 8vo, contemporary sprinkled calf, engraved frontispiece, 2) Beck (Thomas Alcock). Annales Furnesiennes. History and Antiquities of the Abbey of Furness, 1st edition, London: Payena and Foss, 1844, 4to, contemporary morocco (binding defective, initial leaves loose), 3) Mozart (Wolfgang Amadeus). XII sonatines pour la pianoforte avec accompagnement de violon, et VI canons, Leipzig: Breitkopft and Härtel, c.1850, oblong folio, contemporary half calf, engraved series-title, 4) Stutfield (Hugh E. M., & J. Norman Collie). Climbs and Explorations in the Canadian Rockies, 1st edition, London: Longmans, Green and Co., 1903, 8vo, original cloth, plates, folding map (repaired verso), 5) A notebook of manuscript music, c.1770, oblong 8vo, approx. 50 leaves (qty: 1 box) The lot sold as seen, not subject to return.
Sold for £300
Estimated at £100 - £200
Auction: Antiques & Interiors (Part II), 24th September 2021
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