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SA Auction #85 begins on 10 Sep 2020

US Auction #3 starts in

US Auction #3 - Children's Books

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Lot 41

Maurice SENDAK

Where the Wild Things Are. Inscribed

Picture Puffins 1970, Not for sale in Canada and USA

Lot 96

J.H. COLTON (publisher). – MILLER & BOYLE (lithographers).

The Family and School Monitor… By James Henry Jr.

Rare mid-19th-century teaching aid.

Lot 193

Beatrix POTTER (1866-1943).

The Story of Miss Moppet

concertina fold-out

Lot 194

[Ann TAYLOR (1782-1866), later Ann Gilbert]

My Mother a Poem Embellished with Designs. By a Lady. Engraved by P.W. Tomkins. Engraver to Her Majesty.

'The first edition of "My Mother" is a notable rarity, missing from many famous collections.' (Cotsen Children's Library).

Lot 195

[Eliza FENWICK (1767-1840)]

The Life of Carlo, the Famous Dog of Drury-Lane Theatre: with his portrait, and other copper plates.

Very rare first edition of an early work by an “Early Modern Feminist” (L.Pau).

Lot 205

Warren Alfred NEWCOMBE (1894-1960, illustrator) - Winifred W. WOOLLCOTT

Men Who Furnish Our Food ['Craftsman Painting Books' series].

Very rare: uniquely (?), the illustrator was also a two-time 'Oscar' winner!

Lot 206

Warren Alfred NEWCOMBE (1894-1960, illustrator) - Winifred W. WOOLLCOTT

Men We See When We Travel. [Craftsman Painting Books].

Very rare: uniquely (?), the illustrator was also a two-time 'Oscar' winner!

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