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Lot 10

Davies (William Henry) The Soul's Destroyer and Other Poems, first edition, [1905]; and c.100 others (c.100)

 

Hammer Price: £400

Estimate: £200 - £300

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Davies (William Henry) The Soul's Destroyer and Other Poems, pencil proof corrections throughout, ink ownership inscriptions of Laurence W. Hockey, original wrappers, upper cover detached and reaffixed with crude tape repairs, chipping, preserved in custom box, [1905] § [de la Mare (Walter)] "Walter Ramal". Songs of Childhood, frontispiece, parchment-backed cloth, gilt, 1902 § Bridges (Robert) Poems, inscribed "F. Locker-Lampson, with the publisher's compliments" to front free endpaper, bookplates, original cloth, preserved in custom chemise (broken) and slip-case, 1873 § Blunt (Scawen) The Celebrated Romance of the Stealing of the Mare, signed presentation inscription from the author to half title, original cloth, faded, 1892 § Noyes (Alfred) Forty Singing Seamen, signed presentation inscription from the author to endpaper, original cloth, 1907; and c.95 others, poetry, 8vo (c.100)

Full Lot Details

Davies (William Henry) The Soul's Destroyer and Other Poems, pencil proof corrections throughout, ink ownership inscriptions of Laurence W. Hockey, original wrappers, upper cover detached and reaffixed with crude tape repairs, chipping, preserved in custom box, [1905] § [de la Mare (Walter)] "Walter Ramal". Songs of Childhood, frontispiece, parchment-backed cloth, gilt, 1902 § Bridges (Robert) Poems, inscribed "F. Locker-Lampson, with the publisher's compliments" to front free endpaper, bookplates, original cloth, preserved in custom chemise (broken) and slip-case, 1873 § Blunt (Scawen) The Celebrated Romance of the Stealing of the Mare, signed presentation inscription from the author to half title, original cloth, faded, 1892 § Noyes (Alfred) Forty Singing Seamen, signed presentation inscription from the author to endpaper, original cloth, 1907; and c.95 others, poetry, 8vo (c.100)

Lot 10

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