13th Dec, 2023 10:30 GMT/BST

Books, Maps & Manuscripts

  Lot 70


Newland (Rev. Henry).
The Erne, its Legends and its Fly Fishing.
Chapman and Hall, 1851, first edition, xvi, 395 pages, hand-coloured frontis and additional engraved title with hand-coloured 'Fairy Fly', folding map, four plates, previous owner's name to free endpaper, damp staining with mould residue to final leaves, later cloth;
M[arkham] (G.[ervase]), Country Contentments. Or, The Husbandmans Recreations. Containing the Wholesome Experience .... As namely, Hunting, Hawking, Coursing with Grayhounds .....
George Sawbridge, 1664, tenth edition, small quarto, [4], 92, [4] pages, ex Bibliotheca Tiliana with bookplate and stamps to title verso and final page, later boards. (2)

Sold for £300
Estimated at £200 - £300


Auction: Books, Maps & Manuscripts, 13th Dec, 2023

The Books, Maps and Manuscripts sales encompass a broad range of collecting areas from early antiquarian books to modern first editions, which are sold alongside illustrations, private press, manuscripts, maps and atlases, early photographs, autographed letters and historic documents. Held four times a year, the specialist Book sales incorporate both private collections and libraries, and single lots from vendors across the United Kingdom.


Tuesday 12 December 10am-5pm and morning of sale from 8am

View all lots in this sale

Sell one like this

If you've got a similar item to sell, complete the valuation form below and one of our experts will get in touch. 



Upload images

Drag and drop .jpg images here to upload, or click here to select images.