ONLINE AUCTION | October. 30 12:00pm - November. 9 1:00pm

BRIC-A-BRAC & BOOKS

Buyer's Premium: 

22% (2% discount on cash or debit)

From London, Chatham, Strathroy and Port Dover area residences, this sale features an interesting selection of antique books, maps, glassware, silver, figurines, lighting and more.

A sincere effort has been made to catalogue or photograph any major flaws; however, everything is offered "as is". Many books date over 100 years old and although the photographs may show some losses, viewing is highly recommended and condition reports are also available by telephone or email.

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2141

SHAKESPEARE

Two-volume set "The Works of William Shakespeare, Imperial Edition", edited by Charles Knight, pub. J. S. Virtue n.d.

Starting Bid: $10
2142

ANTIQUE PICKLE CRUET

Victorian silverplated frame fitted with a 'thumbprint' cranberry glass liner (one small chip under cover) and complete with tongs

Starting Bid: $10
2143

1876 BILL OF SALE

Handwritten and dated January 4th, 1876 - 31.1 x 19.1cm (12 1/4 x 7 1/2in) housed in frame

Starting Bid: $10
2144

PAIR TABLE LAMPS

Victorian style cast metal and alabaster fitted with shades having slag glass, amber glass and gilt metal cutouts of carousel horses - height to sockets 44.5cm (7 1/2in)

Starting Bid: $10
2145

ART GLASS VASE

Iridescent purple with crimped lip and hand-painted flowers and foliage signed underneath with monogram "A.Y." - height 19.7cm (7 3/4in)

Starting Bid: $10
2146

HISTORIC WATERCOLOUR

"Montreal in 1680, The Second Plan Made Of The City", 24.1 x 36.2cm (9 1/2 x 14 1/4in), stamp verso from Anderson's Art Store, London, Ontario

Starting Bid: $10
2147

ANTIQUE MANTEL CLOCK

Seth Thomas in "Adamantine" finished case (patented 1880) mounted with gilt metal accents complete with key and pendulum - length 40.6cm (16in)

Starting Bid: $10
2148

COMMUNION SERVICE

Quality silverplate comprising 36.8cm (14 1/2in) high wine ewer with cross-form finial on hinged cover, tazza, goblet with cover, chalice and similar comport

Starting Bid: $10
2149

TWO-VOLUME SET

"Mushrooms, Russia, and History" by Valentina Pavlovna and R. Gordon Wasson, pub. Pantheon Books, N.Y., 1957, original green cloth, 32.4 x 24.1cm (12 3/4 x 9 1/2in), ex-lib.

Starting Bid: $10
2150

FREDERICK REMINGTON (AFTER)

Small re-cast of "The Bronco Buster" produced by the Franklin Mint - height 15.9cm (6 1/4in)

Starting Bid: $10
2151

CHINESE VASE

Cloisonné with lovely floral decoration - height 31.8cm (12 1/2in)

Starting Bid: $10
2152

TWO ANTIQUE PRINTS

After the original paintings by Fred Morgan - 1898 "The Sunshine of His Heart" and 1901 "His First Suit" each 53.3 x 68.6cm (21 x 27in) in matching frames - foxing on one margin

Starting Bid: $10
2153

BRASS PILLAR OIL LAMP

Original double-burner fitted with an opaque glass shade and clear chimney - height to collar 43.2cm (17in)

Starting Bid: $10
2154

PAIR ANTIQUE NAPKIN RINGS

English hallmarked sterling silver housed in the original fitted leather box from a Liverpool jeweller

Starting Bid: $10
2155

MAJOR INUIT SCULPTURE

Grey soapstone, unsigned - height 21cm (8 1/4in)

Starting Bid: $10
2156

HISTORICAL CANADIAN DOCUMENT

Handwritten in both English and French dated April 29th, 1818, Quebec City signed by Sir John C.

Starting Bid: $10
2157

ANTIQUE PICKLE CRUET

Victorian silverplate with cover and tongs housing an amber glass liner - overall height 35.6cm (14in)

Starting Bid: $10
2158

STERLING BAR SERVICE

Rare sterling silver handled three-piece cased set with "J.H." monogram for John Hasselbring, New York comprising cork screw, 15.9cm (6 1/4in) long bottle opener and double-size jigger

Starting Bid: $10
2159

EXCEPTIONAL TABLE LAMP

Vintage marble "three parakeets" on fancy gilt metal base fitted with a later 1970's vintage glass shade - height to socket 49.5cm (19 1/2in)

Starting Bid: $10
2160

HISTORIC CANADIANA

Framed Saturday, October 15th, 1812 "The York Gazette", York, Upper Canada with most of the page reporting on the Duke of Wellington's victories in Spain, obverse with Brock at Queen

Starting Bid: $10
2161

"PARKMAN'S WORKS"

11-volume set published in 1899 found in the very rare original wooden shipping crate fully labeled including "The Musson Book Co., Toronto"

Starting Bid: $10
2162

FLATWARE SERVICE

Rogers 53-piece silverplated cutlery service in velvet-lined mahogany canteen

Starting Bid: $10
2163

FOLIO RUSSIAN WWII PHOTOGRAPHS

Extremely rare (internet search could not locate any others in existence) folio "Voks - Soviet Cameramen at the Front 1944" comprising title cover and loose 45.7 x 35.6cm (18 x 14in) heavy paper pa

Starting Bid: $10
2164

ANTIQUE OIL LAMP

Brass pillar lamp with rare 'amberina" glass font and twin burners fitted with clear glass chimney - height to collar 33.7cm (13 1/4in)

Starting Bid: $10
2165

"AFRICAN GAME TRAILS"

By Theodore Roosevelt pub. N.Y., 1910, illustrated, original half-leather binding - 25.4 x 17.8cm (10 x 7in)

Starting Bid: $10
2166

TWO EARLY CANADIAN ENGRAVINGS

Hand-coloured "Quebec from Cape Diamond" 13.3 x 18.4cm (5 1/4 x 7 1/4in) and "A Perspective View of Quebec drawn on the spot" 15.2 x 22.2cm (6 x 8 3/4in) - some foxing; both wit

Starting Bid: $10
2167

STERLING SILVER CUTLERY

Northumbria sterling comprising 4 each dinner knives, dinner forks, coffee spoons, salad forks - 16 pieces

Starting Bid: $10
2168

ANTIQUE WATCH/CLOCK STAND

Cast metal in copper patina circa 1890 - height 29.2cm (11 1/2in)

Starting Bid: $10
2169

T. E. LAWRENCE

"The Seven Pillars of Wisdom" 1935, illustrated, maps - 26 x 20.3cm (10 1/4 x 8in)

Starting Bid: $10
2170

CANADIAN EPHEMERA

Letter dated Paris, 1859 from Louis-Joseph Papineau to M.

Starting Bid: $10
2171

COSTLY PUNCH LADLE

"Grand Baroque" sterling silver handle - length 38.1cm (15in)

Starting Bid: $10
2172

MANTEL CLOCK

Silverized face in Regency style dome-top mahogany case housing a quality English brass chiming movement - with key and pendulum, height 28.6cm (11 1/4in)

Starting Bid: $10
2173

"PICTURESQUE CANADA"

Set of 36 illustrated parts copyrighted in 1875

Starting Bid: $10
2174

ANTIQUE GLASS EWER

Cranberry glass with clear handle and stopper - overall height 27.3cm (10 3/4in)

Starting Bid: $10
2175

COLLECTOR'S SCOTTISH BOOK

"The Costumes of the Clans" by John and Charles Stuart, pub. Edinburgh 1892 with 37 full page plates - original binding, shows wear - 57.8 x 43.8cm (22 3/4 x 17 1/4in)

Starting Bid: $10
2176

CANADIAN SILVER COINS

(20) Canadian 1965 silver 50-cent coins appearing to be uncirculated

Starting Bid: $10
2177

ONTARIO EDUCATION

Six-volume set "Historical Educational Papers and Documents of Ontario" 1911-1912; three-volume set "Schools and Colleges of Ontario" 1910; "The Development of Education in

Starting Bid: $10
2178

ART NOUVEAU TABLE LAMP

Probably American circa 1920 with interior painted frosted glass shade on bronzed metal base - overall height 53.3cm (21in), shade is signed by the artist "Pordie"

Starting Bid: $10
2179

17TH CENTURY MAP

1683 "Le Canada, ou Nouvelle France...." mounted on cardboard, 21.6 x 30.5cm (8 1/2 x 12in), wear on margins

Starting Bid: $10
2180

RUSSIAN SILVER

Russian hallmarked pedestal vodka or communion cup and 10.2cm (4in) diameter small plate or dish with ornate engraved and niello decoration

Starting Bid: $10
2181

EARLY VOLUME

Second book of "Virgil's Aeneid" by John Theobald - original leather binding with loose board, title page damaged - 27.9 x 22.2cm (11 x 8 3/4in)

Starting Bid: $10
2182

DERBY CREAM & SUGAR

Royal Crown Derby porcelain "Derby Posies" creamer and sugar bowl found in the original Derby presentation box

Starting Bid: $10
2183

THREE FRENCH BROADSIDES

1918 recruitment, 1905 police regulations regarding cabarets, 1873 regarding alcoholism - largest 59.7 x 43.2cm (23 1/2 x 17in); imperfections

Starting Bid: $10
2184

DANISH STERLING BROOCH

Vintage filigree circular designer brooch signed "Sterling, Denmark, MH" - diameter 4.4cm (1 3/4in)

Starting Bid: $10
2185

"THE MAKERS OF CANADA"

12-volume set published 1927

Starting Bid: $10
2186

FOLK ART DIORAMA

"Sailing Ship Veronica" in 48.3cm (19in) long case (some re-assembly required)

Starting Bid: $10
2187

TWO EARLY BOOKS

1881 "Complete Poems of Walt Whitman 1855-1888" 26.7 x 17.1cm (10 1/2 x 6 3/4in); miniature pocket book "History of Birds", n.d., printed by Darton, Harvey and Co,.

Starting Bid: $10
2188

STERLING SILVER YO-YO

Gorham sterling silver clad yo-yo - diameter 5.7cm (2 1/4in)

Starting Bid: $10
2189

WORLD WAR I

Seven-volume set "Source Records of the Great War" pub. 1923

Starting Bid: $10
2190

TABLE LAMP

Metal reproduction in the art nouveau style with slag glass fan-shaped panel - height 40.6cm (16in)

Starting Bid: $10
2191

PRINTS

Framed print after Raemaeker and balance not framed - set of 5 historical Canadian 20.3 x 30.5cm (8 x 12in) reproduction engravings each in folio holder by Samuel and Son; 3 large unframed historic

Starting Bid: $10
2192

SET LUNCHEON CUTLERY

Set 6 each knives and forks with mother-of-pearl handles and sterling collars found in a Birks blue felt holder

Starting Bid: $10
2194

TWO SOAPSTONE CARVINGS

Inuit school "seal" signed underneath retaining paper authenticity label; First Nations curved "Moose" plaque 16.5cm (6 1/2in) long

Starting Bid: $10
2195

EARLY CANADIAN MAP

Hand-coloured "Plan of the Town of Halifax in Nova Scotia" attributed to Homans Heirs, 1756 - not framed, 22.9 x 50.8cm (9 x 20in), centre crease

Starting Bid: $10
2196

SILVERPLATED PURSE

Oblong set with paste rhinestones and with chain - length 19.1cm (7 1/2in)

Starting Bid: $10
2197

REV. JOHN BROWN

Two-volume "A Dictionary of the Holy Bible", pub. London, 1813 in original leather binding - 22.2 x 14.6cm (8 3/4 x 5 3/4in)

Starting Bid: $10
2198

BINOCULARS

Bushnell "Banner" Insta-Focus 7 x 35 with lens caps, carrying case, booklet

Starting Bid: $10
2199

EARLY CANADIAN MAP

Published circa 1768 for The London Magazine "A Plan of the St.

Starting Bid: $10
2200

COASTERS, STRAINER

Sterling silver tea strainer with turned wood handle; set four 9.5cm (3 3/4in) diameter glass coasters mounted with sterling rims

Starting Bid: $10
2201

CAPT. ROBERT F. SCOTT

Two-volume set "The Voyage of the Discovery" pub. London, 1905 with maps - 24.8 x 17.1cm (9 3/4 x 6 3/4in)

Starting Bid: $10
2202

METAL FIGURAL CLOCK

Hand-painted complete with key - height 40.6cm (16in)

Starting Bid: $10
2203

EARLY PULL TOY

Child's wooden horse on wheeled platform - imperfections; length 21.6cm (8 1/2in)

Starting Bid: $10
2204

DOULTON COMMEMORATIVE JUG

Royal Doulton earthenware jug issued in 1911 for the coronation of George V - height 16.5cm (6 1/2in)

Starting Bid: $10
2205

TITANIC

"The Sinking of the Titanic and Great Sea Disasters" pub. 1912, illustrated - 22.9 x 15.9cm (9 x 6 1/4in)

Starting Bid: $10
2206

TWO OIL LAMPS

Both clear glass and chimneys; one with molded lettering on base "Trade Mark, Oil Guard Lamp, Patd Sep 20 1870", other in metal wall holder with reflector - overall height approximately 3

Starting Bid: $10
2207

ROLL-UP SCHOOL MAP

1965 two-part map by Denoyer-Geppert Co., Chicago measuring approximately 1.83m (6ft) long and 1.09m (43in) wide "Our America" and "Growth of Russia 1462-1939"

Starting Bid: $10
2208

ANTIQUE MUSICAL INSTRUMENT

"Liberty Model Guitarphone" with March 21, 1918 patent date

Starting Bid: $10
2209

WORLD WAR I

Six-volume set "Canada in the Great War" Toronto, 1921

Starting Bid: $10
2210

TWO MANTEL CLOCKS

Battery-operated movements - Howard Miller with dual chimes in mahogany 40cm (15 3/4in) long case; Bulova moon phase in brass case

Starting Bid: $10
2211

TWO DOULTON JUGS

Royal Doulton earthenware both with Queen Victoria's "VR" in cartouche and one also with "1887" to commemorate her jubilee - height 18.4cm (7 1/4in), lip chips

Starting Bid: $10
2212

VINTAGE AMERICAN PRINT

After the original painting by Robert Wealey Amish housed in an art deco period frame - sight 35.6 x 76.2cm (14 x 30in)

Starting Bid: $10
2213

TWO SETS CANADIANA

Six-volume "Encyclopedia of Canada" set pub. Toronto, 1935 - 24.1 x 17.8cm (9 1/2 x 7in); five-volume "Canadian Pictorial Library", 1935

Starting Bid: $10
2214

UNIIQUE VICTORIAN STANDISH

English hallmarked Sheffield silverplate circa 1885, the footed base with two pen slots, two glass ink bottles supporting figure of St.

Starting Bid: $10
2215

SAXOPHONE

Heimer saxophone in case

Starting Bid: $10
2216

PORCELAIN TEA SERVICE

Vintage Japanese hand-painted in art deco style comprising 6 tea plates, 6 tea cups with saucers, 2 coffee cups and 4 saucers, teapot, creamer, covered sugar bowl

Starting Bid: $10
2217

HISTORICAL ATLAS

Reprint "Historical Atlas of Middlesex County, Illustrated, 1878" - 45.1 x 31.8cm (17 3/4 x 12 1/2in)

Starting Bid: $10
2218

ANTIQUE PICKLE CRUET

Silverplated frame, cover and tongs fitted with a pattern glass liner - lip chips - overall height 28.6cm (11 1/4in)

Starting Bid: $10
2219

DOULTON JUG

Royal Doulton earthenware issued in 1902 commemorating Edward VII's coronation - height 16.5cm (6 1/2in)

Starting Bid: $10
2220

TWO GLOBES

Vintage terrestrial globes, taller 36.8cm (14 1/2in)

Starting Bid: $10
2221

LEROY NEIMAN

Limited edition hand-signed by Neiman on title page "The Prints of LeRoy Neiman, Catalogue Raisonne", 1980, slip case, at back are signatures from the original gift presenters - #520/1000

Starting Bid: $10
2222

BINOCULARS

Karl Weiz 7 x 50 with leather case (no strap)

Starting Bid: $10
2223

ANTIQUE ZITHER

Guitar zither by Menzenhauer's with 1894 patent date - length 49.5cm (19 1/2in)

Starting Bid: $10
2224

HATS, ETC.

Two old felt hats, eight assorted vintage souvenir pennants

Starting Bid: $10
2225

FINE BINDINGS

16 assorted classics including "Of Mice and Men", "Brave New World", Shakespeare, "A Tale of Two Cities" and others all in gold-tooled genuine leather by the Easton Pr

Starting Bid: $10
2226

INUIT CARVING

Grey soapstone "Bird with Fish" signed "Nowya Pov", #114769 - length 15.9cm (6 1/4in)

Starting Bid: $10
2227

MI'KMAW BASKET

Splint ash with two swing handles circa 1950 - length 20.3cm (8in)

Starting Bid: $10
2228

VINTAGE PRINT

English coaching scene in quality vintage gilt frame - sight 24.1 x 36.8cm (9 1/2 x 14 1/2in)

Starting Bid: $10
2229

"DEUTSCH AMERIKA"

49 issues published New York 1916-17

Starting Bid: $10
2230

TRUMPET

Brass "Bel Air" in case - "as is", no mouth piece

Starting Bid: $10
2231

ANTIQUE PILLAR OIL LAMP

Brass spiral column on square base with original burner, amber glass font and clear glass chimney, the rare etched and frosted amberina fluted shade with a lip chip - height to collar 34.3cm (13 1/

Starting Bid: $10
2232

VINTAGE PORCELAIN TEA SERVICE

Japanese circa 1930 with teapot, creamer, sugar bowl, 6 cups and saucers, 6 plates (1 has a lip chip)

Starting Bid: $10
2233

MICHELANGELO

Two well-illustrated volumes with dust jackets - 1964 "Michelangelo Paintings, Sculptures, Architecture"; "The Complete Work of Michelangelo"

Starting Bid: $10
2234

THREE OLD CAMERAS

Antique folding "Vest Pocket Autographic Kodak" with 1913 patent date complete with original leather case; Kodak Brownie "Bull's-Eye"; Kodak "Bull's-Eye Six-20&qu

Starting Bid: $10
2235

LIQUEUR SET, MUG

Retro glass decanter with stopper and 6 individual glasses together with a 13.3cm (5 1/4in) high porcelain "monk" mug probably Goebel signed with faded "Made in Western Germany"

Starting Bid: $10
2236

ANTIQUE PICKLE CRUET

Antique Meriden silverplated frame with cover and tongs housing a cranberry glass liner with hand-painted enamel decoration (liner is a tight fit in base and may not be original to frame)

Starting Bid: $10
2237

"THE WILKIE GALLERY"

Antique leather-bound volume of steel engravings after paintings by Sir David Wilkie, R.A. - 35.6 x 27.9cm (14 x 11in)

Starting Bid: $10
2238

UNIFORMS

Canadian Forces "Rifle Green" jacket and trousers; tan "Land" jacket and trousers; "Summer" service dress jacket

Starting Bid: $10
2239

UNIFORMS

RCE (Canadian Military Engineers) - 3 jackets and 2 trousers

Starting Bid: $10
2240

UNIFORMS

Canadian military - 3 jackets and 3 trousers

Starting Bid: $10
2241

WORLD WAR I

Bound volume of "The Illustrated London News" dated July 6 to December 28, 1918

Starting Bid: $10
2242

SET ENGLISH DISHES

Alfred Meakin "Fair WInds" pattern - 19 dinner plates, 14 cups (some dis-colouring), 17 saucers, large open serving bowl, covered entree dish, oval tray, 7 coasters or slides, teapot, cre

Starting Bid: $10
2243

"TITANIC" PLATES

Set of 16 Bradford Exchange limited edition collector plates from the series "Titanic, Queen of the Ocean" - diameter 20.3cm (8in), with boxes

Starting Bid: $10
2244

ESTATE SMALLS

Carton containing Christmas tree decorations, glass, plates, crystal, etc.

Starting Bid: $5
2245

ESTATE SMALLS

Carton containing opera glasses, faux pearl necklace, flashed ruby glass, carved wood bottle cork, molded Buddha figure, clay sculpture, small paintings, etc.

Starting Bid: $5
2246

ANTIQUE MAP

"North America, Sheet III, Upper Canada with Parts of New York, Pennsylvania and Michigan" published September 1st, 1832 - 33 x 43.2cm (13 x 17in), framed to match Lot 2247

Starting Bid: $10
2247

ANTIQUE MAP

"British North America" pub. December 1st, 1834 - 33 x 40.6cm (13 x 16in), framed to match Lot 2246

Starting Bid: $10
2248

WORLD WAR I

50 issues of "The Illustrated London News" 1915-1916

Starting Bid: $10
2249

ANTIQUE TOLE CASH BOX

Unique design with three sections hinged together - height 17.8cm (7in), length 20.3cm (8in)

Starting Bid: $10
2250

18TH CENTURY VOLUME

"Golden Remains" by John Hales, London, 1673 in original leather - 24.1 x 19.1cm (9 1/2 x 7 1/2in)

Starting Bid: $10
2251

CUTLERY

Canteen containing set of "1847 Rogers Bros." silverplate and assorted odd pieces including a sterling teaspoon and a Birks sterling-handled knife

Starting Bid: $10
2252

ANTIQUE BIBLE

Two-volume "A New Family Bible" by the Rev. E. Blomfield pub. Bungay, 1809, illustrated in original leather - 27.9 x 22.2cm (11 x 8 3/4in)

Starting Bid: $10