Rare Book Collection
Selling Collection of Rare Books as a job lot and reduced price for quick sale. Please see list below. Collection Wicklow Town
The Treasure of the Humble-Maurice Maeterlinck publ. Arthur L. Humphreys 1911 Cover green hardback with gilt lettering, cross bands and design on spine. beautiful condition contents perfect green cloth hardback but front cover detached from spine. Min value € 100
Artists of the Italian Renaissance- E.L. Seeley Translated from the Chroniclers- publ. First Edition Chatto & Windus 1907 Cream vellum hardback cover with gilt titles and decoration adapted from the XVth century example in the Laurentian Library Florence. Beautiful 13 colour plates and 21 half tone plates with tissue guard protection some paper age discolouration. Min. Value €50
Filippino Lippi /Newnes’Art Library Intro by P.G.Konody publ. George Newnes Ltd cica 1920 Hardback board cover in damaged condition but 64 perfect B&W plates and contents text. €20
Clara Lara in Blunderland- Caroline Lewis- publ. London William Heinemann 1902 with 40 illustrations by S:R: Green cloth hardback cover slightly soiled and rubbed but contents perfect. Min value €150
The Adventures of Wonk- Going to Sea- Muriel Leyy ( auntie Muriel ) publ. Wills and Hepworth 1942 illustrations by Kiddell-Munroe No dustcover. hardback Very good condition with bright fresh illustrations.
Min Value €115
2 x small children’s books by Hellen Bannerman The Story of Little Black Mingo and Little Black Quibba publ. Chatto & Windus 1960 colour Illustrated hardback slightly scuffed cover but content perfect. Min. Value €20 each
The Book of Dene, Deane, Adeane, a Genealogical History by Mary Deane. publ. Elliot Stock London 1899 with decorative B&W illustrations , cotes of arms and family trees good condition but aged.
Min Value €100
Plus Irish Family Histories by Ida Grehan 1993, The High deeds of Finn and other bardic romances of Ancient Ireland by T.W. Rolleston 1926 and Favourite Greek Myths by Lillian Stoughton Hyde 1930. All hardback, illustrated, photographic plates and in good condition.