Forum Auctions: Online Sale: Modern Literature and Illustrated Books, 2086, London

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Auction Report
Auction Date
02/07/2019 - 02/07/2019
Page Size: 268 items in 11 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1Barbier (George, illustrator, 1882-1932)

Six plates from Choderlos de Laclos' 'Les Liaisons Dangereuses'

[Paris[1934]GBP 120.00 - 180.00GBP 200.00
2Bates (H.E.)

The Spring Song and In View of the Fact That

San Francisco, 1927GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 350.00
3Belloc (Hillaire)

The Girondin

1911GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 350.00
4Bindings.- Innes (Hammond)

The Conquistadors

1970GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 375.00
5Brooke (Rupert)

1914 Five Sonnets [2 copies]

1915GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 300.00
6[Bruller (Jean)],

"Vercors". Le Silence de la Mer

1943GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 37.50
7Coppard (A. E.)

The Higgler

New York, Chelsea,1930GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 187.50
8Corinth (Lovis, 1858-1925)

Umarmung

[1915]GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 350.00
9Dahl (Roald)

Two Fables

1986GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 500.00
10Davies (William Henry)

The Soul's Destroyer and Other Poems

[1905]GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 500.00
11de la Mare (Walter)

Seven Short Stories

1931GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 1,250.00
12Detmold (Edward J.).- Maeterlinck (Maurice)

Hours of Gladness

1912GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 625.00
13Douglas (Norman)

Looking Back

1933GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 1,000.00
14Dowson (Ernest)

Verses

1896GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 937.50
15Durrell (Lawrence)

Six Poems from the Greek of Sekilianos and Seferis

1946GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 137.50
16Durrell (Lawrence)

The Alexandria Quartet

1962GBP 300.00 - 400.00GBP 425.00
17Eliot (T.S.) and others, contributors.

Coterie [and] The New Coterie

1919-27GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 475.00
18Feuille (André)

Louis Jou: Biobibliogaphie

Bordeaux1984GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 175.00
19French erotica.- Chimot (Édouard, 1880-1959)

Two nudes

[circa 1920-50]GBP 150.00 - 250.00GBP 250.00
20French School (20th century)

Study of two nudes

20th centuryGBP 80.00 - 120.00GBP 68.75
21Gibson (Wilfred Wilson)

The Early Whistler

1927GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 812.50
22Greene (Graham)

The Great Jowett

1981GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 687.50
23Gregory (Isabella Augusta, Lady)

Three Last Plays

1928GBP 200.00 - 300.00GBP 687.50
24Guinness (Alec)

A Positively Final Appearance

1999GBP 100.00 - 150.00GBP 212.50
25Hanley (James)

Drift

1930GBP 150.00 - 200.00GBP 600.00
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