Cotswold Auction Company: Books, Medals, Militaria, Collectables, 60722, Cheltenham

Auction Details

Auction Report
Auction Date
06/07/2022 - 06/07/2022
Page Size: 218 items in 9 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price

The Oxford History of England

GBP 30.00 - 50.00GBP 183.00
2Michelet, Jules 

The Bird

GBP 30.00 - 50.00GBP 48.80
3Trollope, Anthony - Works

The Shakespeare Head Edition of the Novels of Anthony Trollope

Oxford1929GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 85.40
4Austen, John (ills)

Daphnis and Chloe ...

1925GBP 80.00 - 120.00GBP 134.20
5Rackham, Arthur (ills)

The Rhine Gold and the Valkyrie by Richard Wagner

1939GBP 50.00 - 80.00GBP 158.60

The Plays of Shakespeare 

1904GBP 80.00 - 120.00GBP 115.90

Miscellaneous volumes to include vol 3 of The Modern Baker Confectioner and Caterer

GBP 20.00 - 40.00GBP 30.50
8Galsworthy, John,

Galsworthy, John

GBP 80.00 - 120.00GBP 61.00

Large quantity of modern children's books to include:-

GBP 50.00 - 80.00GBP 219.60

Quantity of children's literature

early 20th centuryGBP 20.00 - 40.00GBP 122.00

Wodehouse, P G - numerous volumes

GBP 150.00 - 250.00GBP 244.00

Navarre Society to include 5 vols "Montaigne Essays and Letters", The History of Don Quixote 2 vols and 5 vols "The Heptameron"

GBP 30.00 - 50.00GBP 67.10
13Gotch, J Alfred 

Architecture of the Renaissance in England ...

1894GBP 30.00 - 50.00GBP 12.20
14Triggs, H Inigo and Tanner, Henry

Some Architectural Works of Inigo Jones ...

1901GBP 80.00 - 120.00GBP 122.00
14AStrange, Thomas Arthur

English Furniture

GBP 30.00 - 50.00GBP 24.40
15Austen, John (ills)

The Posthumous Papers of the Pickwick Club by Charles Dickens

GBP 40.00 - 60.00Not Sold

The Game of Chess

1921GBP 40.00 - 60.00GBP 48.80
17Rackham, Arthur (ills)

The Reingold and the Valkyrie by Richard Wagner

1910GBP 100.00 - 200.00GBP 207.40
18Henley, W E 

A London Garland selected from five centuries of English verse ... with pictures by members of the Society of Illustrators

1895GBP 30.00 - 50.00GBP 61.00
19Hemingway, Ernest 

The Old Man and the Sea

1952GBP 200.00 - 250.00GBP 268.40

The Frank Lockwood Sketchbook...Edward Arnold 1898

1952GBP 10.00 - 20.00GBP 30.50

Catalogue Merchant Steamers and Motor Ships published by The Science Museum 1949

GBP 20.00 - 40.00GBP 26.84

Railwayana to include Pendleton, Jay "Our Railways, their Origin, Development, Incident and Romance"

GBP 30.00 - 50.00GBP 24.40

Art -    Rooses Max "Fifty Masterpieces of Anthony Van Dyck  in photo gravure selected from the pictures exhibited at Antwerp in 1899..."

1900GBP 30.00 - 50.00GBP 61.00

Military History mainly relating to World War I

GBP 20.00 - 40.00GBP 36.60
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