Sale: 200420

Apr 20 2020 10:00 - Lewes North Street

Gorringe's Weekly Sale

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Lot 1

Jansson, Tove - Moominvalley in November, 8vo, with dj, fly leaf inscribed and illustrated by author, Ernest Benn, London, 1971

Estimate: £100  - 150

Sold for £1,600

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Lot 2

Rouse, W.H.D. - The Latin Struwwelpeter, Black & Sons, Glasgow [1934] and Milne, A.A. - When We Were Very Young, 15th edition, 8vo,

Estimate: £50  - 100

Sold for £20

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Lot 3

Gould, John - The Birds of Australia, facsimile edition, 7 vols including the Supplement, lacking vol.2, folio, gilt titled green cloth

Estimate: £800  - 1200

Sold for £750

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Lot 4

Gould, John - The Birds of Great Britain, facsimile edition, vols 1 and 4 (of 5), folio, gilt titled maroon cloth, with publishers ori

Estimate: £150  - 200

Sold for £160

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Lot 5

Gould, John - The Birds of New Guinea, facsimile edition, vols 1 and 5, folio, gilt titled red cloth, with publishers original boxes,

Estimate: £200  - 300

Sold for £180

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Lot 6

Gould, John - Humming Birds, facsimile edition, vols 1 and 5, folio, gilt titled blue cloth, 1994-1996; Toucans, facsimile edition, fol

Estimate: £200  - 300

Sold for £280

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Lot 7

Benezit, Emmanuel - Dictionnaire Critique et documentaire des Peintres Sculpteurs ..., 10 vols, 8vo, cloth, Libraire Grund, Paris, 1976

Estimate: £30  - 50

Sold for £65

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Lot 8

Milne, Alan Alexander - Winnie-The-Pooh, 1st edition, one of 350 large paper copies, qto, illustrated by Ernest H. Shepard, half cloth

Estimate: £800  - 1200

Sold for £1,900

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Lot 9

Milne, Alan Alexander - The House at Pooh corner, 1st edition, qto, one of 350 large paper copies, illustrated by Ernest H. Shepard, ha

Estimate: £600  - 800

Sold for £830

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Lot 10

Original Artwork for Mickeys Magic for Mickey Mouse comic, number 270, week ending 17th January, 1981, pages 31-32, 11.75 x 9in. and

Estimate: £300  - 500

Unsold

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Lot 11

Shakespeare, William - The Works of William Shakespeare - The Edinburgh Folio, one of 1000, complete in 40 vols, folio, paper boards,

Estimate: £50  - 100

Sold for £20

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Lot 12

Caine, Hall - The Works of Hall Caine, 10 vols, 8vo, red leather backed red cloth, introduction by Bram Stoker, William Heinemann, Lond

Estimate: £30  - 50

Sold for £45

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Lot 13

Stapledon, W Olaf - Last and First Men. A story of the near and far future, 8vo, blue cloth, gilt letter spine, Methuen & Co. Ltd, Lond

Estimate: £60  - 90

Sold for £40

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Lot 14

OConnor, Joseph - Redemption Falls, one of 100, signed by the author, 8vo,cream and blue grained leather, with slip case, Harvill Seck

Estimate: £80  - 120

Sold for £90

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Lot 15

OConnor, Joseph - Ghost Light, one of 75, signed by the author, 8vo, green decorated leather boards, with slip case, Harvill Secker, L

Estimate: £70  - 100

Sold for £90

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Lot 16

Lloyds - Lloyds Book of House Flags and Funnels of all the Principal Steamship Lines of the World, 8vo, with original title page, 111

Estimate: £80  - 120

Sold for £70

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Lot 17

Churchill, Winston S - Great Contemporaries, inscribed by the author, 1st edition, 3rd impression, 8vo, blue cloth, with 21 photo portr

Estimate: £100  - 150

Sold for £1,000

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Lot 18

Kavanagh, Patrick - Collected Poems, a special signed limited edition, number 52 of 100, 8vo, original boards, with slip case, MacGibbo

Estimate: £100  - 150

Sold for £900

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Lot 19

Churchill, Winston S - The Second World War - Chartwell edition, 6 vols, blue quarter leather and blue cloth boards, The Educational Bo

Estimate: £100  - 150

Sold for £360

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Lot 21

Modern first editions:

Estimate: £150  - 200

Sold for £130

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Lot 22

Ballard, J.G. - Empire of the Sun, 1st edition, 8vo, with unclipped dj, Gollancz, London, 1984 and 6 others, various (7)

Estimate: £40  - 60

Sold for £55

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Lot 24

McClintock, H.F. - Old Irish and Highland Dress, qto, half cloth, Dundalk 1943

Estimate: £40  - 60

Sold for £25

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Lot 26

Tambimuttu (editor) - Poetry on War Time, 8vo, cloth, with dj, contributions from Dylan Thomas, W.H. Auden, K. Raine, etc. Faber

Estimate: £60  - 90

Sold for £65

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Lot 27

Langhorne, John - Poems on Several Occasions, small qto, quarter calf, lacking contents leaf, R. Griffiths, London [1760], Gay, John -

Estimate: £100  - 150

Unsold

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Lot 28

Grigson, Geoffrey (editor) - New Verse, a complete set of 34 issues in 32, 8vo, stiff paper wrappers, London 1933-34, with vol I, numbe

Estimate: £100  - 150

Sold for £100

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