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FINE BOOKS & PRINTS

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Collection of books highlighted by early publications, together with antique engravings and ephemera.    

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4201

CHARLES DICKENS

14-volume illustrated set in gold-tooled half-leather published by Chapman and Hall, London - no date, 17.8 x 12.7cm (7 x 5in)

Current Bid: $75
4202

1776 BOSTON NEWSPAPER

Dec. 13th, 1776 "Independent Chronicle" housed in two-sided glass frame; lead article concerns "Liberty", also has ads concerning slaves

Current Bid: $15
4203

BOTANICAL CANADIANA

Two books - 1885 "Studies of Plant Life in Canada" and "Wild Flowers of Canada" pub. by The Montreal Star

Current Bid: $40
4204

ANTIQUE MAP

"Turkey in Asia", English titles, no date - 17.8 x 22.9cm (7 x 9in)

Starting Bid: $10
4205

SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN

Five half-leather bound volumes circa 1860-61 - 35.6 x 24.8cm (14 x 9 3/4in)

Current Bid: $15
4206

TWO LONDON ENGRAVINGS

Pre-confederation hand-coloured engravings titled "London, C.W." and "View of London, C.W." - each approximately 11.4 x 19.1cm (4 1/2 x 7 1/2in)

Current Bid: $45
4207

TWO CANADIANA BOOKS

"Chronicles of Canada's Diamond Jubilee" pub. Ottawa 1929; "Canada Post-War Possibilities" pub. Montreal 1948

Starting Bid: $10
4208

TWO 18TH CENTURY ENGRAVINGS

"Hunting Otter" and "Perching the Pheasant" - each plate 21.6 x 35.6cm (8 1/2 x 14in) housed in matching frames

Current Bid: $30
4209

VERE JAMESON (SHUTE)

10 soft cover and 1 hardcover (1947 "The Sultan of Jabat") published London, Ontario - Jameson was pseudonym for Dr.

Current Bid: $10
4210

ANTIQUE ENGRAVING

"Queen Victoria, Prince Albert and Children" - 63.5 x 81.3cm (25 x 32in)

Current Bid: $55
4211

HISTORICAL ATLAS

Re-print of "1877 Historical Atlas of Halton County" - 45.1 x 31.8cm (17 3/4 x 12 1/2in)

Current Bid: $25
4212

ANTIQUE BIBLE

Full brown leather pub. Edinburgh, 1814 - 22.2 x 14cm (8 3/4 x 5 1/2in)

Current Bid: $35
4213

ST. THOMAS, ONTARIO

Framed reprint "Bird's Eye View of St. Thomas, 1886" - 47 x 59.7cm (18 1/2 x 23 1/2in)

Current Bid: $30
4214

THE ANNUAL REGISTER

10 half-leather volumes for the years 1759, 1760, 1764, 1766, 1768, 1778, 1797, 1802, 1803, 1812

Current Bid: $10
4215

ORIGINAL CURRIER AND IVES

"Queen Victoria", some foxing - 31.1 x 25.4cm (12 1/4 x 10in)

Starting Bid: $10
4216

WAR IN THE SOUDAN

6-volume set in gilt decorated red cloth "Cassell's History of the War in the Soudan", illustrated - 26 x 19.1cm (10 1/4 x 7 1/2in)

Current Bid: $35
4217

FOUR ANTIQUE PRINTS

Two German each 19.1 x 12.7cm (7 1/2 x 5in) in matching frames; mezzotint "The Cherub Choir"; bird's egg in nest;

Current Bid: $10
4217A

ANTIQUE AMERICAN PRINT

"Portrait of Nimrod", pencil signed lower right, antique hand-coloured engraving measuring 35 x 25.4cm (13 3/4 x 10in) (image only)

Current Bid: $15
4218

ETCHINGS

Four volumes "Modern Masters of Etching" pub. London 1924 - James McBey, Sir Frank Short, Charles Meryon, Anders Zorn - 24.8 x 31.8cm (9 3/4 x 12 1/2in)

Current Bid: $37
4219

ENGLISH ROYALTY PRINT

"King Edward VIII in Garter Robes" - image 43.2 x 27.9cm (17 x 11in)

Current Bid: $10
4220

WATERLOO TOWNSHIP

Published 1971 by Eldon D.

Current Bid: $40
4221

PAIR ANTIQUE PRINTS

"Calcophasis Ellioti" and "Phasianus Reevesii" - each 36.8 x 53.3cm (14 1/2 x 21in) housed in matching frames

Current Bid: $70
4222

QUARTERLY REVIEW

Eight leather-bound volumes for 1814-15, 1821, 1824-5, 1831, 1842, 1844, 1847, 1849

Current Bid: $30
4223

FOUR PORTRAIT ENGRAVINGS

"Anne Bullen", "Margaret of Anjou", "George I", "Henry I" - largest 24.1 x 16.5cm (9 1/2 x 6 1/2in), in matching frames

Starting Bid: $10
4224

SET ANTIQUE BOOKS

"Gentleman's Magazine" comprising 56 volumes in original tooled half-leather circa 1782 to 1854

Current Bid: $20
4225

ANTIQUE BAXTER OIL PRINT

Circa 1860 housed in period 38.1 x 33cm (15 x 13in) beveled frame

Current Bid: $15
4226

23 LEATHER BOUND BOOKS

Crimson leather including poetry, classics, etc. - each approximately 15.9 x 10.8cm (6 1/4 x 4 1/4in)

Current Bid: $26
4227

ANTIQUE LITHOGRAPHED PRINT

Published 1887 for the "Montreal Witness" commemorating Victoria's jubilee - 55.9 x 40.6cm (22 x 16in) in period oak frame

Current Bid: $20
4228

FINE BINDINGS

"Webster's Medical Desk Dictionary", "Burr" signed by Gore Vidal, 2 others

Current Bid: $55
4229

ANTIQUE STEEL ENGRAVING

Image 27.9 x 41.9cm (11 x 16 1/2in) in original solid oak frame

Current Bid: $15
4230

HISTORICAL ATLAS

Reprint of the 1880-1881 "Historical Atlas of Lanark and Renfrew Counties, Ontario" - 45.1 x 31.8cm (17 3/4 x 12 1/2in)

Current Bid: $15
4231

ANTIQUE BAXTER OIL PRINT

Image 10.2 x 7.6cm (4 x 3in) housed in a valuable beveled gilt frame

Current Bid: $10
4232

18-VOLUME SET BOOKS

"The Novels and Stories of Frank R. Stockton" pub. N.Y., 1900 in gilt tooled green cloth - 21.6 x 14.6cm (8 1/2 x 5 3/4in)

Current Bid: $15
4233

ANTIQUE STEEL ENGRAVING

Image 48.3 x 61cm (19 x 24in) in period solid oak frame

Current Bid: $20
4234

RCAF

"The Official History of the Royal Canadian Air Force" in 3 volumes pub. 1980 with dust jackets - 25.4 x 17.8cm (10 x 7in)

Current Bid: $30
4235

ANTIQUE COLOUR LITHOGRAPH

"Queen Victoria" in exceptional oak and gilt frame - image 50.8 x 40.6cm (20 x 16in)

Current Bid: $115
4236

ANTIQUE BIBLE

Two-volume set in original brown calf with notes by Rev. John Brown pub. Blackie and Son, Scotland, 1851 - 31.1 x 25.4cm (12 1/4 x 10in)

Current Bid: $35
4237

ANTIQUE PRINT

Image 27.9 x 36.8cm (11 x 14 1/2in)

Current Bid: $10
4238

16-VOLUME SET BOOKS

"Blackwood's Standard Novels" pub. 1868 bound in half-leather - 17.8 x 11.4cm (7 x 4 1/2in), one board loose

Current Bid: $30
4239

BAXTER OIL PRINT

Image 10.2 x 7.6cm (4 x 3in)

Current Bid: $65
4240

ARCHITECTURE

1970 "David Adler", 1973 "Mr. Jefferson Architect", 1973 "Architecture in New England", 1961 "Ghosts Along the Mississippi"

Starting Bid: $10
4241

FRAMED MAGAZINE COVER

1854 "Illustrated London News" 34.3 x 26.7cm (13 1/2 x 10 1/2in) housed in a modern gilt frame

Current Bid: $10
4242

ONTARIO HISTORY

Limited edition pub. 1998 "Pioneers to the Present, Biddulph Township 1850-2000" and 1967 "A History of Peel County, 1867-1967"

Current Bid: $10
4243

ANTIQUE ENGLISH PRINT

"The Thatcher" pub. 1783 - 38.1 x 51.4cm (15 x 20 1/4in)

Current Bid: $10
4244

14 BOOKS

3-vol. set Dickens, "Byron's Poems", 10 others

Current Bid: $10
4245

ROYALTY PRINT

"Edward VIII" - 36.8 x 25.4cm (14 1/2 x 10in)

Current Bid: $10
4246

"PARLIAMENT HISTORY"

10 leather bound volumes from a set of 24 pub. London, 1763

Current Bid: $15
4247

LARGE ANTIQUE STEEL ENGRAVING

Image 55.9 x 86.4cm (22 x 34in)

Current Bid: $10
4248

CANADIAN ART

"A. J. Casson, His Life and Works/A Tribute" by Paul Duval, autographed by the artist, pub. Toronto 1980 - 35.6 x 43.2cm (14 x 17in)

Current Bid: $35
4249

TWO ROYALTY PRINTS

"George V" 43.2 x 29.2cm (17 x 11 1/2in), "George VI" 33 x 21.6cm (13 x 8 1/2in) - tears

Starting Bid: $10
4250

ONTARIO HISTORY

"Adelaide Township - A History" limited edition pub. 2001; "West Williams Township" limited edition pub. 1999

Current Bid: $10
4251

ANTIQUE ENGRAVING

"His Royal Highness Prince Albert", tears on lower edge, 48.3 x 38.1cm (19 x 15in) housed in a valuable antique oak and gilt frame

Current Bid: $35
4252

14 BOOKS

Swedish and other languages all in fine bindings (1 spine 'as is')

Current Bid: $10
4253

TWO ROYALTY PRINTS

"The Two Royal Princesses" 20.3 x 26.7cm (8 x 10 1/2in); "Queen Elizabeth II" 43.2 x 34.3cm (17 x 13 1/2in)

Current Bid: $20
4254

LONDON, CANADA

"1826-1926 Milestones, London, Canada"; "London Old Boys Reunion, August 1923"

Current Bid: $21
4255

ANTIQUE STEEL ENGRAVING

Image 45.7 x 59.7cm (18 x 23 1/2in)

Current Bid: $10
4256

KENT COUNTY

"Commemorative Biographical Record of the County of Kent, Ontario" pub. Toronto, 1904, illustrated, 874 pages - 29.2 x 22.9cm (11 1/2 x 9in)

Current Bid: $10
4257

ANTIQUE STEEL ENGRAVING

"Miss MacDonald", pub. 1903, label verso from the Colerick Gallery, London, Ont. - 44.5 x 35.6cm (17 1/2 x 14in)

Current Bid: $5
4258

HIGH FASHION

"Jimmy Choo XV", 2 copies of "Alexander McQueen, Working Process", "Christian Louboutin" - all in pristine condition

Current Bid: $30
4259

1864 ENGRAVING

"Field Marshall His Grace the Duke of Wellington" in period flame mahogany frame - image 48.9 x 54.6cm (19 1/4 x 21 1/2in) with browning, tear, etc.

Current Bid: $55
4260

"THE LITERARY PANORAMA"

13-volume set pub. London, 1807 in original half-leather binding

Current Bid: $20
4261

COLOUR PRINT

"Fisherman's Tales - The One That Got Away" - 30.5 x 43.2cm (12 x 17in)

Current Bid: $15
4262

NEW ENGLAND

Six publications - 1937 "Cape Cod Pilot", 1970 "Colonial Architecture of Cape Cod", 1972 "The Chamberlain Selection of New England Rooms", "Historic Salem in Four

Starting Bid: $10
4263

TWO PRINTS

"June 15, 16, 17, 1990" 74.9 x 59.7cm (29 1/2 x 23 1/2in); "Detroit Grand Prix VIII" 39.4 x 85.1cm (15 1/2 x 33 1/2in)

Current Bid: $30
4264

FOUR FINE BINDINGS

Gold-tooled leather by the Franklin Library - "Metropolitan Museum of Art - Europe in the Age of Monarchy", "Exodus", "The Aphorisms of Hippocrates", "Uncollected

Current Bid: $35
4265

TWO ANTIQUE FRAMES

Larger 30.5 x 35.6cm (12 x 14in)

Current Bid: $10
4266

CANADIAN ARCHITECTURE

Three books - 1986 "Victorian Architecture in London and South-Western Ontario"; 1982 "Small Churches of Canada"; 2007 "Canadian Churches, An Architectural History"

Starting Bid: $10
4267

ANTIQUE PORTRAIT

49.5 x 39.4cm (19 1/2 x 15 1/2in) housed in an oak and gilt frame circa 1890

Current Bid: $30
4268

CANADIAN HISTORY

1903 "Incidents of Pioneer Days at Guelph and the County of Bruce"; 1905 "Pen Pictures of Early Pioneer Life in Upper Canada"; 1985 "The Rebellion of 1837 in Upper Canada"; 1934 "The Diary of Mrs.

Current Bid: $30
4269

FOUR COLOUR PRINTS

Framed, all approximately 40.6 x 50.8cm (16 x 20in)

Current Bid: $30
4270

NEW YORK

Three books - 2013 "Humans of New York", "Taschen's New York - Hotels, Restaurants and Shops", 2013 "Central Park NYC, An Architectural View"

Current Bid: $15
4271

ANTIQUE PORTRAIT PICTURE

39.4 x 48.3cm (15 1/2 x 19in) housed in a period oak and gilt frame

Current Bid: $30
4272

FLY FISHING

11 publications including "Designing Trout Flies", "Fly Fishing", "The Angler's Book on Fly-Tying and Fishing", etc.

Current Bid: $30
4273

ANTIQUE STIPPLED PRINT

Hand coloured "Lady Charlotte Campbell" after the original by John Hoppner - 30.5 x 20.3cm (12 x 8in)

Starting Bid: $10
4274

FLOWERS

"Flowers of Loveliness" by John Tallis pub. 1854 of 40 steel engravings with poems, half leather - 38.1 x 27.9cm (15 x 11in)

Current Bid: $10
4275

ENGLISH ROYALTY PRINT

"Queen Victoria, 1837-1897" - 50.8 x 41.9cm (20 x 16 1/2in)

Current Bid: $10
4276

ONTARIO HISTORY

Two books - "Euphemia Township History 1849-1999", "The Heritage of Lobo 1820-1990"

Current Bid: $30
4277

JAPANESE WOODBLOCK PRINT

"The Little Temple Gate" by Hiroshi Yoshida, 1876-1950, signed, 1933, 38.1 x 25.4cm (15 x 10in)

Current Bid: $116
4278

TIFFANY

Four books - "The New Tiffany Table Settings", "Tiffany's Lost Genius", "Tiffany Taste", "Magnificent Tiffany Silver"

Current Bid: $25
4279

ANTIQUE ENGLISH PRINT

44.5 x 59.7cm (17 1/2 x 23 1/2in) housed in a quality vintage gilt frame

Current Bid: $10
4280

NINE ANTIQUE BOOKS

1871-72 "Message and Documents War Department"; ditto 1872-73; "The Penny Magazine" 1842; three bound volumes of "Literary World"; "Education of the Poor in England and Europe" 1846", etc.

Current Bid: $55
4281

VINTAGE COLOUR PRINT

"Captain Cook" 33 x 50.8cm (13 x 20in) in oak frame

Current Bid: $10
4282

HISTORICAL ATLAS

Reprint of "Historical Atlas of Quebec Eastern Townships, Ontario, Illustrated, 1881" - 45.7 x 31.8cm (18 x 12 1/2in)

Current Bid: $10
4283

THREE FRAMES

"Victoria" oval 17.8 x 14cm (7 x 5 1/2in); "The Amazon" circular 20.3cm (8in); two ovals in one frame of the Prince and Princess of Wales, each 20.3 x 15.2cm (8 x 6in)

Starting Bid: $10
4284

ONTARIO HISTORY

Four-volume set "The Province of Ontario - A History" pub. 1927 in original half-leather - 27.9 x 20.3cm (11 x 8in)

Current Bid: $10
4285

ANTIQUE ROYALTY PRINT

"The Future Kings of England", pub. Toronto 1897 - 43.2 x 63.5cm (17 x 25in)

Current Bid: $25
4286

ART

Two books - "Colville" edited by Andrew Hunter; "In House" 2009, photos by Derry Moore - both with dust jackets

Current Bid: $25
4287

ONTARIO HISTORY

"Pioneer Sketches of Long Point Settlement", pub. Toronto, 1898 - 22.9 x 15.9cm (9 x 6 1/4in)

Current Bid: $61
4288

WELLINGTON

"The Life of Field Marshall the Duke of Wellington", 2 volumes in one, pub. 1853 - 24.1 x 15.2cm (9 1/2 x 6in)

Current Bid: $20
4289

LONDON TOWNSHIP

Two-volume set in slipcase "London Township, A Rich Heritage 1796-1997", pub. 2000

Current Bid: $45
4290

PRINTMAKING

1959 "Printmaking", 1972 "The Complete Printmaker", 1990 "The Mapping of North America"

Starting Bid: $10
4291

CANADIANA

Four publications - "Sarnia Old Home Week July 18-25, 1925", 1999 "A Postal History of West Elgin", "All-Round Route and Panoramic Guide of the St.

Current Bid: $20
4292

"THE ALBION"

Four volumes in original bindings (imperfect) - 1847, 1848, 1850, 1852 - 47 x 31.8cm (18 1/2 x 12 1/2in)

Current Bid: $10
4293

ONTARIO HISTORY

"History of the County of Ontario 1615-1875" pub. 1973, dust jacket - 26 x 21.6cm (10 1/4 x 8 1/2in)

Starting Bid: $10
4294

HISTORICAL ATLAS OF CANADA

Three-volume set with dust jackets pub. 1990 - 38.1 x 27.9cm (15 x 11in)

Current Bid: $10
4295

ANTIQUES

1998 "Modern Antiques for the Table", 1977 "American Brilliant Cut Glass", 1988 "Art Nouveau Domestic Metalwork", 1981 French language "Christofle, Silversmith si

Starting Bid: $10
4296

ENGLISH HISTORY

Published 1857, 1861, 1863 by Cassel (two volumes 1 and other volume 3)

Starting Bid: $10
4297

CHINESE ART

7 publications - "Valiant Warriors 2200 Years Ago", "Ancient Chinese Bronzes in the Shanghai Museum", "Jade", "Exhibition of Archaeological Finds", "The

Starting Bid: $10
4298

TWO EARLY BOOKS

"Public Characters of 1799-1800", "Public Characters of 1803-1804" in original leather binding (as is)

Starting Bid: $10
4299

INTERESTING ANTIQUE VOLUME

"A New Universal Gazetteer of the Known World" pub. Philadelphia, 1839 in original leather binding - wear on spine, 26 x 19.7cm (10 1/4 x 7 3/4in)

Starting Bid: $10
4300

SET NINE ANTIQUE BOOKS

"Notes and Queries" circa 1849-1858 in half-leather bindings

Current Bid: $5
4301

JEWELLERY

Six books - "Alhambra, Van Cleef and Arpels", "Artistic Luxury - Faberge, Tiffany, Lalique", "Cartier, Jewellers Extraordinary", "Cartier 1900-1939", "T

Current Bid: $45
4302

ASIA

Four books - 1909 "The Face of China", 2006 "Hiroshige, One Hundred Views of Edo", 1968 "National Museum Tokyo", 1979 "Ukiyo-E, 250 Years of Japanese Art"

Starting Bid: $10
4303

ONTARIO HISTORY

Two-volume set in slipcase "Delaware and Westminister Townships" pub. 2006 - 29.2 x 22.9cm (11 1/2 x 9in)

Current Bid: $36
4304

POETRY

Three books - 1952 "Poems of Yehoash" pub. London, Ontario, 1869 "Poems, Satirical and Sentimental", 1904 "Robert Elliott's Poems"

Starting Bid: $10
4305

HOUSES

Five books - "The Golden Treasury of Early American Houses", "Charleston", "Stagecoach Country", "Mansions of Alabama", "Good Fences Make Good Neighbors

Current Bid: $10
4306

COUNTY OF LAMBTON

"Commemorative Biographical Record of the County of Lambton", 1906, illustrated, 840 pages - 27.9 x 20.3cm (11 x 8in)

Current Bid: $35
4307

SIXTEEN BOOKS

Assorted modern including cooking, Trump, etc.

Starting Bid: $10
4308

RARE ORIGINAL LONDON LITHOGRAPH

"London at the time Smallman & Ingram was founded" showing London as it looked in 1872 - 36.8 x 63.5cm (14 1/2 x 25in)

Current Bid: $136
4309

TWO COLLECTOR PHOTOGRAPHS

In period frames "Tait Bridge over the Thames River" 28 x 35.6cm (11 x 14in) and other a bridge 26.7 x 34.3cm (10 1/2 x 13 1/2in), both signed on mats for "Hopkins, St.

Current Bid: $27
4310

DAVID LOW

"A Cartoon History of Our TImes" pub.

Current Bid: $30
4311

PIERRE E. TRUDEAU

Copy of the 1982 proclamation of the restitution of Canada's Constitution hand-signed by Trudeau lower right - 44.5 x 59.7cm (17 1/2 x 23 1/2in)

Current Bid: $250
4312

ANTIQUE MAP

Hand-coloured "West Canada", no date but today's Bruce County shown as Indian Territory - 30.5 x 40.6cm (12 x 16in)

Current Bid: $105
4313

RARE REFERENCE VOLUME

"The Glass of Frederick Carter" by Paul Gardner pub. N.Y. 1971 - 28.6 x 22.9cm (11 1/4 x 9in), top of spine has been chewed

Starting Bid: $10
4314

LONDON, CANADA

Reprint of 1855 "London, Canada West" - 56 x 86.4cm (22 x 34in)

Current Bid: $20