Two Day Book & Ephemera Sale

25th August 2016

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Starts 10:30am

Our Book Sales comprise of lots of various subject matter, including, but not limited to, the following areas - Children's and Illustrated, Comics, Modern First Editions, Poetry and Literature, Fine Bindings, Art and Architecture, Antique & Collecting Reference, Periodicals including Illustrated London News, History, Religion and Theology, Antiquarian Science and Medical, Transport, Military, Sporting Interest, Natural History, Travel and Topography and Local Interest. Keys Fine Art Auctioneers do not provide an in-house postage & packing service. However we can provide the following details for a local shipping company: Mailboxes – 37 St. Andrews Street, Norwich, Norfolk, NR2 4TP. Tel: 01603 926420 or email info@mbenorwich.co.uk Mailboxes operate independently of Keys Auctioneers so postage and packing will need to be organised and paid direct to their team. Upon being paid, Mailboxes will send their team to Keys to collect the item and organise shipping.

Viewing: Wednesday 24th August 9am-6.30pm, Morning of the sale from 8.30am

Contact: Robert Henshilwood, Kim Latimer & Andrew Bullock

Buyers Premium: 17.5%

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  • 1.

    J R R TOLKIEN: THE HOBBIT OR THERE AND BACK AGAIN,…

    Estimated Price £60 - £80

    This lot achieved £85

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  • 2.

    J R R TOLKIEN AND DONALD SWANN: THE ROAD GOES …

    Estimated Price £30 - £40

    This lot was unsold

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    J R R TOLKIEN: THE ADVENTURES OF TOM BOMBADIL, …

    Estimated Price £40 - £50

    This lot achieved £90

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  • 4.

    J R R TOLKIEN: THE LORD OF THE RINGS, illustrated …

    Estimated Price £300 - £350

    This lot achieved £280

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  • 5.

    J R R TOLKIEN, 3 titles: THE LORD OF THE RINGS, …

    Estimated Price £150 - £180

    This lot achieved £160

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  • 6.

    J R R TOLKIEN: THE HOBBIT OR THERE AND BACK AGAIN,…

    Estimated Price £100 - £120

    This lot achieved £130

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  • 7.

    J R R TOLKIEN, 2 titles: NARN I CHIN HURIN &#…

    Estimated Price £60 - £80

    This lot achieved £55

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    J R R TOLKIEN: THE HISTORY OF MIDDLE-EARTH &#…

    Estimated Price £300 - £400

    This lot achieved £270

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  • 9.

    J R R TOLKIEN, 3 titles: THE LORD OF THE RINGS &#…

    Estimated Price £30 - £40

    This lot achieved £50

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  • 10.

    J R R TOLKIEN: THE LORD OF THE RING – THE …

    Estimated Price £250 - £300

    This lot achieved £550

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  • 11.

    J R R TOLKIEN: THE HOBBIT OR THERE AND BACK AGAIN,…

    Estimated Price £40 - £50

    This lot achieved £38

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  • 12.

    J R R TOLKIEN: THE HOBBIT OR THERE AND BACK AGAIN,…

    Estimated Price £300 - £400

    This lot achieved £360

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  • 13.

    DAVID HARVEY: THE SONG OF MIDDLE-EARTH J R R …

    Estimated Price £50 - £60

    This lot achieved £65

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  • 14.

    J R R TOLKIEN, 2 titles: THE ADVENTURES OF TOM …

    Estimated Price £40 - £50

    This lot was unsold

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  • 15.

    J R R TOLKIEN, 4 titles: SMITH OF WOOTTON MAJOR, …

    Estimated Price £40 - £50

    This lot achieved £60

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  • 16.

    J R R TOLKIEN: SMITH OF WOOTTON MAJOR, …

    Estimated Price: N/A

    This lot was unsold

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  • 17.

    J R R TOLKIEN, 2 titles: THE HOBBIT OR THERE AND …

    Estimated Price £60 - £80

    This lot achieved £60

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  • 18.

    J R R TOLKIEN, 5 titles: SMITH OF WOOTTON MAJOR, …

    Estimated Price £30 - £40

    This lot achieved £28

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  • 19.

    J R R TOLKIEN: 4 titles: THE HOBBIT OR THERE AND …

    Estimated Price £30 - £40

    This lot achieved £28

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  • 20.

    WAYNE G HAMMOND & CHRISTINA SCULL: J R R …

    Estimated Price £40 - £50

    This lot was unsold

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  • 21.

    CHRISTOPHER TOLKIEN: PICTURES BY J R R TOLKIEN, …

    Estimated Price £50 - £60

    This lot was unsold

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  • 22.

    JOHN & PRISCILLA TOLKIEN: THE TOLKIEN FAMILY …

    Estimated Price £40 - £50

    This lot was unsold

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  • 23.

    J R R TOLKIEN: 4 titles: SMITH OF WOOTTON MAJOR, …

    Estimated Price £40 - £50

    This lot achieved £35

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  • 24.

    J R R TOLKIEN: THE LORD OF THE RINGS, Book Club …

    Estimated Price: N/A

    This lot achieved £12

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  • 25.

    J R R TOLKIEN: 3 titles: POEMS AND STORIES, …

    Estimated Price £60 - £80

    This lot achieved £42

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  • 26.

    J R R TOLKIEN: 5 titles: SIR GAWAIN AND THE GREEN …

    Estimated Price £50 - £60

    This lot achieved £45

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  • 27.

    J R R TOLKIEN (CONTRIBUTION): OXFORD POETRY 1914-…

    Estimated Price £200 - £250

    This lot was unsold

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  • 28.

    J R R TOLKIEN: NARN I CHIN HURIN – THE …

    Estimated Price £30 - £40

    This lot achieved £32

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  • 29.

    HARPERCOLLINS (PUBLISHED): TOLKIEN POSTCARD BOOKS:…

    Estimated Price: N/A

    This lot achieved £8

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  • 30.

    TOM SHIPPEY: J R R TOLKIEN AUTHOR OF THE CENTURY, …

    Estimated Price £30 - £40

    This lot achieved £48

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  • 31.

    J R R TOLKIEN, 3 titles: THE LORD OF THE RINGS &#…

    Estimated Price £60 - £80

    This lot was unsold

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  • 32.

    J R R TOLKIEN: THE LORD OF THE RINGS, …

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    This lot achieved £40

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  • 33.

    J R R TOLKIEN: POEMS FROM THE HOBBIT, …

    Estimated Price £40 - £50

    This lot was unsold

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  • 34.

    ONE BOX: J R R TOLKIEN and related titles, mainly …

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    This lot achieved £10

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    ONE BOX: J R R TOLKIEN: THE HOBBIT, audiobook in …

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    This lot achieved £8

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  • 36.

    TWO BOXES: J R R TOLKIEN AND RELATED TITLES, …

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    This lot achieved £30

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  • 40.

    THE PEASANTS OF CHAMOUNI CONTAINING AN ATTEMPT TO …

    Estimated Price £500 - £600

    This lot achieved £500

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  • 41.

    HISTORY OF WONDERFUL FISHES, Dublin, printed by …

    Estimated Price £60 - £80

    This lot achieved £42

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  • 42.

    DEE DEE BOREHAM, 3 titles: LITTLE TAGGY …

    Estimated Price £30 - £40

    This lot achieved £60

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  • 43.

    ANDREW LANG (EDITED): THE NURSERY RHYME BOOK, …

    Estimated Price £60 - £80

    This lot achieved £85

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  • 44.

    W E JOHNS, 5 TITLES: BIGGLES FLIES NORTH, 1939 &#…

    Estimated Price £40 - £50

    This lot achieved £28

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  • 45.

    W E JOHNS, 5 TITLES: BIGGLES CHARTER PILOT, 1946 …

    Estimated Price £50 - £60

    This lot was unsold

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  • 46.

    CAPTAIN W E JOHNS: BIGGLES AND THE PLANE THAT …

    Estimated Price £30 - £40

    This lot achieved £38

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  • 47.

    W E JOHNS, 4 TITLES: BIGGLES GOES HOME, 1960, 1st …

    Estimated Price £50 - £60

    This lot achieved £60

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  • 48.

    CAPTAIN W E JOHNS, 2 titles: BIGGLES’S …

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    This lot achieved £38

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    W E JOHNS: ANOTHER JOB FOR BIGGLES, 1951 1st …

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    This lot achieved £12

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  • 50.

    W E JOHNS: 3 titles: COMRADES IN ARMS, 1947 1st …

    Estimated Price £40 - £50

    This lot achieved £32

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  • 51.

    W E JOHNS, 3 TITLES: BIGGLES MAKES ENDS MEET; …

    Estimated Price £40 - £50

    This lot achieved £48

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  • 52.

    CAPTAIN W E JOHNS, 3 titles: STEELEY AND THE …

    Estimated Price £30 - £40

    This lot achieved £140

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  • 53.

    KATHLEEN HALE, 5 titles: ORLANDO BECOMES A DOCTOR,…

    Estimated Price £80 - £100

    This lot achieved £110

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  • 54.

    A VON CHAMISSO AND WILHELM HAUFF: THE MARVELLOUS …

    Estimated Price £40 - £50

    This lot achieved £55

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  • 55.

    JAMES MATTHEW BARRIE: PETER AND WENDY, …

    Estimated Price £80 - £100

    This lot achieved £170

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  • 56.

    JOHANN WOLFGANG VON GOETHE: FAUST, translated …

    Estimated Price £30 - £40

    This lot achieved £32

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  • 57.

    MAURICE MAETERLINCK: THE BLUEBIRD, A FAIRY PLAY …

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    This lot achieved £45

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  • 58.

    HANS CHRISTIAN ANDERSON: STORIES FROM HANS …

    Estimated Price £50 - £60

    This lot achieved £55

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  • 59.

    MARY CRARY: THE DAUGHTERS OF THE STARS, …

    Estimated Price £30 - £40

    This lot achieved £22

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  • 60.

    A VON CHAMISSO AND WILHELM HAUFF: THE MARVELLOUS …

    Estimated Price £50 - £70

    This lot achieved £95

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  • 61.

    HANS CHRISTIAN ANDERSEN: STORIES FROM HANS …

    Estimated Price £50 - £60

    This lot achieved £120

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  • 62.

    RUDYARD KIPLING: A SONG OF THE ENGLISH, …

    Estimated Price £50 - £60

    This lot achieved £55

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  • 63.

    ARTHUR RANSOME: 9 titles: SWALLOWS & AMAZONS, …

    Estimated Price £30 - £40

    This lot achieved £60

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  • 64.

    DENYS WATKINS-PITCHFORD “BB”: THE …

    Estimated Price £40 - £50

    This lot achieved £60

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  • 65.

    DENYS WATKINS-PITCHFORD “BB”: 2 …

    Estimated Price £30 - £40

    This lot achieved £45

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    DENYS WATKINS-PITCHFORD “BB”: 3 …

    Estimated Price £60 - £80

    This lot achieved £90

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  • 67.

    ENID BLYTON: 5 titles: FIVE GO TO DEMON’S …

    Estimated Price £30 - £40

    This lot achieved £80

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  • 68.

    ENID BLYTON: 3 titles: THE TWINS AT ST CLARE&#…

    Estimated Price £30 - £40

    This lot achieved £80

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  • 69.

    ENID BLYTON: SUMMER TERM AT ST CLARE’S, …

    Estimated Price £50 - £60

    This lot achieved £80

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  • 70.

    ENID BLYTON, 2 titles: FIVE GO OFF IN A CARAVAN, …

    Estimated Price £30 - £40

    This lot achieved £65

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  • 71.

    ENID BLYTON, 2 titles: THIRD YEAR AT MALORY …

    Estimated Price £40 - £50

    This lot achieved £60

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  • 72.

    ALAN ALEXANDER MILNE, 3 titles: NOW WE ARE SIX; …

    Estimated Price £80 - £100

    This lot achieved £120

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  • 73.

    OLIVER GOLDSMITH: THE VICAR OF WAKEFIELD, …

    Estimated Price £100 - £120

    This lot achieved £160

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  • 74.

    KATE GREENAWAY: MOTHER GOOSE OR THE OLD NURSERY …

    Estimated Price £300 - £400

    This lot achieved £320

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  • 74A.

    MARTIN GARDNER (EDITOR): THE ANNOTATED ALICE, …

    Estimated Price £30 - £40

    This lot was unsold

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  • 75.

    JONATHAN SWIFT: GULLIVER’S TRAVELS INTO …

    Estimated Price £50 - £60

    This lot achieved £65

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  • 76.

    THE NEW RUPERT BOOK, Daily Express Publications […

    Estimated Price £150 - £180

    This lot was unsold

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  • 77.

    DR HEINRICH HOFFMANN: DER STRUWWELPETER …, …

    Estimated Price £40 - £50

    This lot achieved £38

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  • 78.

    RUPERT ANNUAL, 1949, Daily Express, original …

    Estimated Price £80 - £100

    This lot achieved £75

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  • 79.

    [ALFRED BESTALL]: THE NEW RUPERT BOOK, [1938], …

    Estimated Price £80 - £100

    This lot achieved £80

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  • 80.

    FRANK RICHARDS: TOM MERRY’S ANNUAL: TOM …

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    This lot achieved £8

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  • 81.

    NICOLA BAYLEY AND WILLIAM MAYNE: THE PATCHWORK …

    Estimated Price £50 - £60

    This lot achieved £45

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  • 82.

    EDITH NESBIT: ROYAL CHILDREN OF ENGLISH HISTORY, …

    Estimated Price £40 - £50

    This lot achieved £32

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  • 83.

    AUNT LOUISA’S KEEPSAKE COMPRISING SING A …

    Estimated Price £40 - £50

    This lot achieved £30

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  • 84.

    G A HENTY, 5 titles: THE LOST HEIR, 1899 1st …

    Estimated Price £50 - £60

    This lot achieved £100

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  • 85.

    G A HENTY: AT AGINCOURT, London 1897 [1896], 1st …

    Estimated Price £30 - £40

    This lot achieved £22

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  • 86.

    ALAN ALEXANDER MILNE: NOW WE ARE SIX, illustrated …

    Estimated Price £40 - £50

    This lot achieved £110

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  • 87.

    SHEILA HODGETTS, 6 titles: THE TOBY TWIRL STORY …

    Estimated Price £30 - £40

    This lot achieved £22

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  • 88.

    FRANK RICHARDS: THE MAGNET, Howard Baker […

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    This lot achieved £8

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    RUPERT, Annuals including 1957 and 1958 plus ten …

    Estimated Price £30 - £40

    This lot achieved £42

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    B & N PARKER: ARCTIC ORPHANS, [1924], 13 …

    Estimated Price £30 - £40

    This lot achieved £120

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  • 91.

    FLORENCE K UPTON, 2 titles: THE GOLLIWOGG’…

    Estimated Price £50 - £60

    This lot achieved £120

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    FLORENCE K UPTON: THE GOLLIWOGG’S POLAR …

    Estimated Price £30 - £40

    This lot achieved £85

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    HANS CHRISTIAN ANDERSEN: FAIRY STORIES, …

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    This lot achieved £20

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    FREDERIC CHAPMAN: PROVERBS IMPROVED, illustrated …

    Estimated Price £40 - £50

    This lot achieved £28

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    EDITH NESBIT, 4 titles: THE ENCHANTED CASTLE, …

    Estimated Price £30 - £40

    This lot achieved £38

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  • 96.

    HANS CHRISTIAN ANDERSEN: THE UGLY DUCKLING, …

    Estimated Price £30 - £40

    This lot was unsold

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  • 97.

    MARGARET E DARTON: THE EARTH AND ITS INHABITANTS, …

    Estimated Price £180 - £220

    This lot achieved £130

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  • 98.

    THE CHILD’S OWN BOOK ILLUSTRATED WITH …

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    This lot achieved £18

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    ALAN ALEXANDER MILNE: NOW WE ARE SIX, illustrated …

    Estimated Price £30 - £40

    This lot achieved £100

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    “MRS DOROTHEA TWADDLE”: THE TWO …

    Estimated Price £40 - £50

    This lot achieved £95

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  • 101.

    BEATRIX POTTER, 2 titles: THE TALE OF THE FLOPSY …

    Estimated Price £60 - £80

    This lot achieved £220

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    CICELY MARY BARKER, 9 various titles, some early …

    Estimated Price £40 - £50

    This lot achieved £35

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