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The Truro Auction Centre

Poldice Valley,
Near St Day,
St Day,
REDRUTH,
Cornwall,
TR16 5PZ

  01209 822266
  cornwallauction.co.uk

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The Truro Auction Centre - Collectors
Sale commencing:   09 March 2018 10:30 AM

Lot 101

Various Isles of Scilly related volumes including People of Scilly and Scillonians, Star Castle and It`s Garrison etc.

Estimated Value: £20 - £30

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Lot 102

Various Freemasonry related volumes including Waite (AE) The Secret Tradition In Freemasonry 2 vols 1911; Yarker (J) The Arcane Schools 1909; Morals & Dogma of The Ancient and Accepted Scottish Rite of Freemasonry 1919; The Lives of Alcyone 2 vols 1924; Freemasonry in North America and others etc

Estimated Value: £80 - £140

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Lot 103

Various football related volumes including the Manchester United Football book number 5; Greaves (J) My World of Soccer etc

Estimated Value: £10 - £20

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Lot 104

Various mining related volumes including Lindgren - Mineral Deposits; The Winning of Nickel; The Geology of the Northern Rhodesia Copper-Belt; Diamond Core Drilling and others etc

Estimated Value: £30 - £50

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Lot 105

A selection of chess related volumes including Master of the Chess Board, Modern Chess Strategy, etc

Estimated Value: £20 - £30

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Lot 106

Aircraft of the Fighting Powers seven vols; "So Many" - A folio dedicated to all who served with RAF Bomber Command 1939-1945 and other related volumes

Estimated Value: £30 - £50

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Lot 107

Tangye (D & N) Various volumes

Estimated Value: £15 - £25

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Lot 108

The Dome - illustrated magazine and review of literature, music, architecture etc, vol 1 1898, vol 2 1899 and vol 5 1899-1900 (3)

Estimated Value: £20 - £30

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Lot 109

A large selection of various railway volumes including British Historic Railway Buildings; London Steam in the 1930`s; Locomotives of Sir Nigel Gresley and others etc.

Estimated Value: £30 - £50

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Lot 110

Various railway related volumes including Railway Stations; Swindon - The Legacy of a Railway Town; British Pullman Trains; Steam Days at Haymarket and others etc.

Estimated Value: £30 - £50

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Lot 111

James's Armour and Artillery 1995-96 1 vol

Estimated Value: £15 - £25

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Lot 112

A selection of various Cornish and other volumes including Exploring Cornish Mines; The Book of St Dennis and Gossmoor; The Upper Fal and others etc.

Estimated Value: £20 - £30

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Lot 113

Two volumes of The Lonsdale Library Fine Angling for Coarse Fish 1930

Estimated Value: £10 - £20

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Lot 114

Various science related volumes including Air Engines, The Evolution of The Heat Engine etc

Estimated Value: £10 - £20

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Lot 115

Various volumes related to atlases, maps and history, etc

Estimated Value: £10 - £20

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Lot 116

Oken's Allgemeine Naturgeschichte Fur Alle Stande, 14 vols circa 1830's

Estimated Value: £30 - £40

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Lot 117

A selection of Great Western Railway and Cornish Railway volumes including The Cornish Riviera Express; Branches and Byways - Cornwall; Encyclopaedia of the Great Western Railway and others etc.

Estimated Value: £30 - £50

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Lot 118

A selection of Freemasonry related volumes including Gould's History of Freemasonry 4 vols; Mackey's Revised Encyclopedia of Freemasonry; The Woman Freemason 1938-46; The Masonic Record 10 vols and others etc

Estimated Value: £80 - £140

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Lot 118A

A selection of Royal Air Force Historical Society journals together with related volumes including the RAF and the Far East War 1941-1945, The Canberra in the RAF, Seek and Sink etc

Estimated Value: £25 - £40

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Lot 119

A large selection of Waverley Novels, 47 vols, matching bindings

Estimated Value: £20 - £30

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Lot 120

A selection of leather bound and decoratively bound volumes including Racine 5 vols 1813, The Works of Shakespeare 1772 11/12 vols etc.

Estimated Value: £50 - £80

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Lot 121

15 various Observer volumes including aircraft, automobiles etc

Estimated Value: £10 - £20

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Lot 122

Martin (W K) Flora of Devon 1939; Flora of the Isles of Scilly 1971; Flora of Plymouth and others related, etc

Estimated Value: £20 - £30

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Lot 123

Various volumes including bound volumes of The Student Journal, Annual Reports of Natural History, Manual of Roman Antiquities, The Hudson's Bay Company and others etc

Estimated Value: £25 - £35

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Lot 124

A large selection of original book illustrations by Geoffrey Whittam in watercolour, pen and ink, pencil etc together with various relating printed illustrations and a large selection of books, all originally illustrated by Geoffrey Whittam, including Judith M Berrisford, F Marryat, C S Forrester, A Catherall, numerous printed dust jackets from G Whittam, illustrated volumes etc

Estimated Value: £250 - £400

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Lot 125

A selection of original comic illustrations by Geoffrey Whittam with pencil studies and preparatory sketches together with printed illustrations mainly for the Victor and Hotspur comics, a selection of Victor and Hotspur comics circa 1970's/80's and various other relating comic printed illustrations etc

Estimated Value: £150 - £250

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Lot 126

Five large illustrated volumes - Engravings of Ancient Cathedrals, Hotels De Ville and Other Public Buildings of Celebrities in France, Holland, Germany and Italy by John Coney and C. H. Tatham 1829/30 with numerous black and white engravings of cathedrals together with various unframed prints etc

Estimated Value: £50 - £70

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Lot 127

Coke and Moore - The Life of The Rev John Wesley circa 1792; Sacred Poems by Charles Wesley vol one 1755; Moral and Sacred Poems by John Wesley vol three 1764 and various others, etc

Estimated Value: £30 - £50

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Lot 128

Burmeister (H) The Organisation of Trilobites Deduced from their Living Affinities, folio London 1846; Memoir of the Founding and Progress of the United States Naval Observatory 1873 and one other (3)

Estimated Value: £20 - £30

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Lot 129

Whittam (Geoffrey) various volumes written and illustrated, including Rivers of The World, Exploring Canals and Waterways and others related etc

Estimated Value: £40 - £60

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Lot 130

A selection of various books illustrated by Geoffrey Whittam, mainly relating to Africa, including text books together with a small selection of relating illustrations and printed illustrations

Estimated Value: £60 - £80

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Lot 131

A selection of Marvel Tomb of Dracula comics (56 of a set of 70)

Estimated Value: £30 - £50

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Lot 132

Numerous transactions of the Royal Geological Society of Cornwall including annual report 1850 and other mining related pamphlets including Records of The London and West Country Chamber of Mines 1907, 1909 and 1911; Henwood (WJ) Notice of the Sulphate of Barytes Found at Wheal Mary Ann in Menheniot 1851; Records of the School of Mines 1853 and others etc

Estimated Value: £40 - £60

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Lot 133

A small selection of Cornish volumes including The History of English China Clays; Fraction and Faith - Politics and Region of the Cornish Gentry Before the Civil War etc.

Estimated Value: £10 - £20

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Lot 134

The Geology of the Lizard and Meneage 1946; Geological Highlights of the West Country, various mining and geological related pamphlets, booklets etc

Estimated Value: £25 - £35

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Lot 135

Oxenham (EJ) various volumes with dust jackets and other volumes etc.

Estimated Value: £20 - £30

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Lot 136

Three various handwritten manuscript pocket books/journals, service and testimonials of Charles Thomas Simpson Kevern Staff Surgeon Royal Navy and various other paperwork, etc

Estimated Value: £20 - £30

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Lot 137

Prestwich (J) Geology Chemical, Physical and Stratigraphical, 2 vols 1896

Estimated Value: £8 - £15

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Lot 138

Henwood (G) Cornwall's Mines and Miners 1972 dust jacket; Hodnett (D) Cornwall's Fuse Works 1831-1961 and three others (5)

Estimated Value: £25 - £35

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Lot 139

Dickson (H R P) The Arab of the Desert, London 1949, dust jacket; Thomas (B) Arabia Felix, 1932, dust jacket, and four others (6)

Estimated Value: £30 - £40

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Lot 140

Davidson (Thomas) A Monograph of British Tertiary Brachiopoda, part 1, London b/w illus

Estimated Value: £20 - £30

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Lot 141

Rawstorne (L) Gamonia or The Art of Preserving Game, 1 vol 1929, colour illus

Estimated Value: £10 - £20

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Lot 142

Hodnett (D) Cornwall's Fuse Works 1831-1961; Essays in Cornish Mining History 2 vols and three others (6)

Estimated Value: £25 - £35

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Lot 143

Vale (E) The Harveys of Hayle, dust jacket; Cornish Mines and Miners and two others (4)

Estimated Value: £25 - £35

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Lot 144

Taylor (J) Records of Mining 1986 re-print; Wendron Tin; A History of Tin Mining and Smelting in Cornwall and others, etc

Estimated Value: £30 - £40

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Lot 145

Various Cornish mining related volumes including A History of Tin Mining and Smelting in Cornwall, Mining in Cornwall 2 vols etc

Estimated Value: £20 - £30

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Lot 146

Bell (G L) Amarath to Amarath, one vol, London 1911; Syria The Desert and the Sown 1928 and three other vols (5)

Estimated Value: £25 - £40

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Lot 147

Various volumes including Norway (A H) History of the Post Office Packet Service 1895; The Falmouth Packets; Chilean Accounts of the Californian Gold Rush; The Rio Tinto Company, etc

Estimated Value: £20 - £30

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Lot 148

Lysons(D & S) Historical Account of the County of Cornwall (af); Bibliotheca Cornubiensis vol 3 1882 and one other (3) (af)

Estimated Value: £25 - £40

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Lot 149

Schwartz (SP) and Parker (R) The Tin Mines and Miners of Lanner; The Book of Carharrack; The Book of St Day and others etc.

Estimated Value: £20 - £30

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