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Lot 1

Lot 1
"The History & Antiquities of The Counties of Westmorland & Cumberland", by Joseph Nicholson and Richard Burn (1777), set of 2 volumes, with 2 folding maps, 1390 pages in total, published by Strahan & T. Cadell, London (see illustration).

Sold for £200 on 12th June 2019

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Lot 2

Lot 2
DELAVIGNE. KENNETH, T., "The Spyderco Story, The New Shape of Sharp", hardback, about knives, published by Paladin Press (2000), and "Good Gundogs" by Capt. H.F.H. Hardy, illustrations from the original dry points by G. Vernon Stokes, including a hand written letter by Vernon Stokes, published by Country Life (1930).

Sold for £32 on 12th June 2019

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Lot 3

Lot 3
A small collection of children's books, together with Ruskin "Sesame and Lilies", Browning's "Songs of Men and Women", Gems from George Eliot and others, all late 19th/early 20th century.

Sold for £15 on 12th June 2019

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Lot 4

Lot 4
GLASSE. HANNAH., The Art of Cookery Made Plain and Easy: which far exceeds anything of the kind yet published ..., New Edition, with all the Modern Improvements..., 1784, leather bound.

Sold for £70 on 12th June 2019

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Lot 5

Lot 5
Parson and White "History Directory and Gazetteer, of the Counties of Cumberland and Westmorland, Furness, Cartmel & the Lake District" printed for W White & Co, 1829, leather bindings with rebound spine with gilt lettering.

Sold for £70 on 12th June 2019

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Lot 6

Lot 6
"The Saxon Chronicle", with English translation (1823) by J. Ingram (1774-1850 The Rawlinson Professor of Anglo-Saxon at Oxford University).

Sold for £90 on 12th June 2019

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Lot 7

Lot 7
MILTON. JOHN. "Comus", published in London by William Heinemann and in New York by Double Day Page & Co., no dust jacket, illustrated by Arthur Rackham, includes 24 tipped in plates, no date but circa 1920, green cloth boards, also "Irish Fairytales" by James Stevens, illustrated by Arthur Rackham (this book is in poor condition).

Sold for £70 on 12th June 2019

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Lot 8

Lot 8
Eleven antiquarian books, to include "Letters of Lady Rachel Russell From the Manuscript In the Library of Woburn Abbey" (1773), "Thackeray's Works", "McCauley's Essays", "History of The British Empire" (1837), "The Excursion" a poem by William Wordsworth (1832), etc.

Sold for £32 on 12th June 2019

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Lot 9

Lot 9
Two boxes of sheet music, predominantly vocal pieces, with picture covers from early 20th century to mid-1960's.

Sold for £60 on 12th June 2019

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Lot 10

Lot 10
Two boxes of predominantly violin and piano music.

Sold for £20 on 12th June 2019

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Lot 11

Lot 11
Two boxes of predominantly piano and violin music.

Sold for £10 on 12th June 2019

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Lot 13

Lot 13
Two boxes of predominantly piano and violin music.

Sold for £10 on 12th June 2019

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Lot 16

Lot 16
Two boxes of predominantly violin music.

Sold for £10 on 12th June 2019

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Lot 17

Lot 17
Two boxes of predominantly piano and violin music.

Sold for £10 on 12th June 2019

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Lot 18

Lot 18
Three boxes of music scores, Music Lovers portfolio and piano and violin music, to include Schubert's Four Symphonies, Schuman's Complete Symphonies, Brahms, Mozart, etc.

Sold for £10 on 12th June 2019

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Lot 19

Lot 19
Two boxes of music books, to include "The Complete Lyrics of Ira Gershwin", "Enesco - His Life & Times", "Great Masters of The Violin", books on Paganini, Wagner, Benjamin Britain, Menuhin, etc.

Sold for £42 on 12th June 2019

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Lot 20

Lot 20
Two boxes of music books, to include "Sergey Prokofiev Diaries" 2 volumes, "Daring to Excel" by Ruth Railton, "A Doorkeeper of Music" by J.A. Fuller-Maitland, "Biography of Sir Henry Wood", "Music Therapy & Special Education", etc.

Sold for £40 on 12th June 2019

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Lot 21

Lot 21
Two boxes of music books, to include "Impressions That Remained" by Ethel Smyth, volumes 1 and 2 (1920), "The Music of Stravinsky", "Opera & Drama", "Hector Berlioz", books on chords, dischords, orchestras, etc.

Sold for £30 on 12th June 2019

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Lot 22

Lot 22
Two boxes of music books, to include "My Musical Life" by H.R. Hawers, "Harmony" by Prout, "The Complete Mozart", "Isaac Stern", "Yehudi Menuhin", "Arthur Rubenstein", and books on Chopin, opera, etc.

Sold for £30 on 12th June 2019

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Lot 23

Lot 23
Two boxes of music books, to include a selection of books on pianos, Jose Carreras, Janet Baker, Luciano Pavarotti, Mario Lanza, etc.

Sold for £28 on 12th June 2019

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Lot 24

Lot 24
Box of books on violins, to include "The History of Violin Playing Violin Playing from its Origins to 1761" by Boyden, "The Violin" by Yehudi Menuhin, "Violin Virtuoso from Paganinni to The 21st Century" by Henry Roth, "My Viola & I" by Lionel Tertis, "Fetis Notice of Stradivarius", etc.

Sold for £80 on 12th June 2019

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Lot 25

Lot 25
Five music books, COWLING. ELIZABETH. "The Cello" (1975), "The Dictionary of British Violin & Bow Makers" by Dennis Plowright (1996), "Dictionary of Contemporary Violin & Bow Makers" by Cyril Woodcock (1965), "An Encyclopaedia of the Violin" by Alberto Bachmann (1966), "The Origins of Bowing" by Werner Bachmann (1969).

Sold for £55 on 12th June 2019

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Lot 26

Lot 26
Five books on violins, HERON-ALLEN. E. "Violin Making As It Was & Is" published by Ward Lock, with upward of 200 illustrations by the author (1885), also a rebound copy, "British Violin Makers" by W. Meredith Morris (1920), "Bows & Bow Makers" by William C. Retford (1964) and "Art Effects - Journal of The Crafts & Craft Books Review" by Lynn Bowes being a potter in the 20th century.

Sold for £48 on 12th June 2019

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Lot 27

Lot 27
Nine music books, PALMER. SUSANN. "The Hurdy Gurdy" (1980), "The French Horn" by Morley-Pegge (1978), "The Bassoon & Contra Bassoon" by Lindsay G. Langwill published by Ernest Benn Ltd. (1975), "The Art & Times of The Guitar" by Frederick V. Grunfeld (1974), "The Musicians Hand - A Clinical Guide" by Martin Dunitz (1988), "The Trumpet & Trombone" by Philip Bate (softback), "Yehudi Menuhin - Music Guide to Oboe" (softback), "Woodwind Instruments & Their History" by Anthony Baines (softback), "James Blade's Percussion Instruments" (softback).

Sold for £32 on 12th June 2019

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Lot 28

Lot 28
Seven antiquarian music books and scores, "Les Musiciens Celebres" published in Paris (1868), "Dictionary of Musical Terms" by Stainer & Barrett (1888), "Songs Without Words" by Felix Mendelssohn (circa 1891), "Mozart Sonatas for The Violin" (circa 1890), 2 volumes of "Beethovens Sonatas for Piano & Violin" (circa 1890, "Original Compositions for Piano" by Francois Schubert (circa 1980).

Sold for £20 on 12th June 2019

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Lot 30

Lot 30
TYLER, IAN., nine Cumbrian mining books, one hardback "Raughton Gill & Mines of the Caldbeck Fells" (2009), "Thirlmere Mines" (1999), "Carrock & The Mines of Skiddaw & Blencathra" (2003), "Goldscope & The Mines of Derwent Fells" (2005), "Gypsum in Cumbria" (2000), "Seathwaite Wad" (1995), "Honister Slate" (1994), "Force Crag" (1990), "The Gunpowder Mills of Cumbria, A History of Cumbria's Gunpowder Industry" (2002).

Sold for £130 on 12th June 2019

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Lot 34

Lot 34
Box of +/- 36 "British Mining" publications.

Sold for £85 on 12th June 2019

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Lot 36

Lot 36
Two boxes of 40+ softback "British Mining" publications.

Sold for £90 on 12th June 2019

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Lot 37

Lot 37
Eight volumes of "Iron Making in Cumbria, Cumberland Iron" by A. Harris, "The Story of Iron Ore Mining in West Cumbria" by Mervyn Dodd, "The Iron & Steel Industry of West Cumbria", "The Red Hills" by Dave Kelly, "The Iron Moor", "Master of Them All, Iron Making in Cumbria", "Workington Iron & Steel", "Furness Iron".

Sold for £65 on 12th June 2019

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Lot 38

Lot 38
Seven volumes of "Mining in Cumberland", "Lakeland's Mining Heritage", "The Story of Coniston", "West Cumberland Coal" by Oliver Wood, "Slate from Coniston" by Alistair Cameron, "The Gentleman Who surveyed Cumberland" by Stephen Matthews, "Geological Fragments of Furness & Cartmel" (1869) by John Bolton, "Children of The Pits" by Ray Devlin.

Sold for £65 on 12th June 2019

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