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English Literature, History, Children's Books and Illustrations; 12 July 2005;  Sale LO5407

English Literature, History, Children's Books and Illustrations; 12 July 2005; Sale LO5407

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English Literature, History, Children's Books and Illustrations; 12 July 2005; Sale LO5407

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London: Sotheby's London, 2005. 266 pp. 431 lots. History, Lots 1-9; Middle East (the flag of the arab revolt in the first world war, is the most important nationalist symbol in modern arab history), Lot 10; Politics, Lots 11-46; Scence and Economics, Lots 47-51; Film, Theatre and Entertainment, Lots 52-59; English Literature: 16th and 17th century, Lots 60-79; 18th, Lots 80-87; 19th Lots 88-133; 20th, from the estate of a European collector, Lots 134-228; English literature 20th century, Lots 229-321; Art and Architecture, Lots 322-323; Original illustrations by Cliff Wright, Lots 324-344; Children's books, illustrated books, and related drawings, Lots 345-431. Index and bibliography. Featured a painting by Josef Madlener ''the hitherto lost original painting that was the inspiration for Tolkien’s gandalf. given by the artist to the present owner, this important Tolkien item has been in private hands for over sixty years.'' Hammer Price 84,000 GBP. . Wraps. Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

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Veery Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
000508
Title
English Literature, History, Children's Books and Illustrations; 12 July 2005; Sale LO5407
Format/binding
Paperback
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Binding
Paperback
Publisher
Sotheby's London
Place of Publication
London
Date published
2005
Keywords
auction catalog, children's books, history, literature
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History; Children's Books; Auction Catalog;

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