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Island Books [formerly of Devon]

Fine and Rare Books at the foot of the South Downs
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Sotheby, 1969 8vo., First Edition, with very numerous reproductions (many full-page) in the text; original pictorial wrappers, coves unevenly sunned else a very good, clean copy. The catalogue lists 84 notable lots. (Book ref. 25660)
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Sotheby's, 2005 4to., First Edition, with numerous fine coloured reproductions (many folding); original pictorial wrappers, a fine copy. The catalogue lists 52 lots. (Book ref. 24812)
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Sotheby's, 2011 4to., First Edition, with very numerous fine coloured photographs (many folding or full-page) throughout; original coloured pictorial wrappers, a fine copy. The sale comprises 76 notable lots with index of artists. (Book ref. 24807)
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Sotheby's, 2001 4to., First Edition, with a large folding coloured plate, and coloured and monochrome photographs and illustrations in the text; original pictorial wrappers, wire-stitched as issued, a fine copy. Zoffany's famous portrait was listed as lot 16 in the sale of Important British Pictures and allocated its own dedicated and detailed catalogue. The painting sold for 2,038,500 (a record price for the artist) against a pre-sale estimate of 3-4m. (Book ref. 21167)
Peter Davies, [1941] 8vo., First Edition, on laid paper, with a frontispiece, 11 plates, 3 illustrations in the text and front and rear endpaper maps, endpapers lightly browned; cloth, minor spotting to fore-edges else a very good, clean copy in the dustwrapper, the latter lightly frayed at edges. Scarce, especially in this condition. Includes a bibliography. A copy of the (remarkably well preserved) original sales receipt from Foyles of London is loosely inserted. Law, 0246. (Book ref. 3319)
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Sotheby's, 2004 4to., First Edition, with coloured and sepia-toned photographs throughout; original pictorial wrappers, a fine copy. The catalogue lists 522 lots, with chronological index. Scarce. (Book ref. 21333)
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Sotheby's, 2004 4to., First Edition, with a fine portrait frontispiece and numerous reproductions and facsimiles throughout; original pictorial wrappers, a fine copy. The catalogue of this notable sale lists 104 lots, with many signed, presentation and association items. Includes illustrated introduction, index and bibliography. Scarce. (Book ref. 21328)
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Sotheby's, 2004 4to., First Edition, with numerous fine coloured facsimiles(several full-page) in the text; original pictorial wrappers, a fine copy. The sale comprises lots 1-48. (Book ref. 22475)
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Sotheby's, 2005 4to., First Edition, with numerous fine coloured facsimiles(several full-page) in the text; original pictorial wrappers, small scar on front wrapper else a near fine copy. The sale comprises lots 1-62 (Book ref. 22476)
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Sotheby's, 2005 4to., First Edition, with numerous fine coloured facsimiles(several full-page) in the text; original pictorial wrappers, a near fine copy. With the list of prices realised loosely inserted. The sale comprises 106 lots. (Book ref. 22473)
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Sotheby's, 2006 4to., First Edition, with numerous fine coloured facsimiles(several full-page) in the text; original pictorial wrappers, a fine copy. The sale comprises lots 43-88. (Book ref. 22474)
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Sotheby's, 1989 4to., First Edition, with numerous coloured and monochrome photographs and reproductions throughout; original pictorial wrappers, a near fine copy. With the printed list of prices realised loosely inserted. The catalogue lists with topographical index and index of artists. (Book ref. 19310)
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Sotheby's Sussex, Billingshurst, 1990 4to., First Edition, with numerous coloured and monochrome photographs; original pictorial wrappers, a near fine copy. The catalogue lists 2132 lots. (Book ref. 19315)
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Sotheby's, 2004 4to., First Edition, with numerous coloured photographs(several full-page); original pictorial wrappers, a fine copy. The catalogue lists 173 lots with index. (Book ref. 22487)
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Sotheby's Belgravia, 1980 Oblong 4to., First Edition, with numerous coloured and monochrome photographs; original printed wrappers, gilt back, a fine copy. The catalogue lists 274 lots. (Book ref. 22935)
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Sotheby, 1979 Oblong 4to., First Edition, with numerous fine full-page coloured photographs; red cloth, gilt back, a near fine copy in unclipped, lightly rubbed dustwrapper. The catalogue lists 48 lots. (Book ref. 22791)
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Sotheby's, 1984 4to., First Edition, with numerous fine coloured and monochrome photographs; original printed wrappers, a fine copy. The catalogue lists 202 lots. (Book ref. 22933)
Sotheby's, 1970 8vo., with a large folding frontispiece; original printed wrappers, a very good, clean copy. With the list of purchasers and prices realised loosely inserted. The sale of this notable collection comprises 455 lots. (Book ref. 11933)
Sotheby's, 2005 4to., First Edition, with numerous fine coloured photographs (many full-page); original pictorial wrappers, a fine copy. The sale comprises 128 lots with index of artists (Book ref. 22544)
Sotheby, 2007 Oblong 4to., First Edition, with numerous fine coloured and monochrome reproductions (the majority full-page) in the text; original boards, upper board and backstrip lettered in gilt, a near fine copy in unclipped dustwrapper. The sale comprises 14 lots. The catalogue includes three extended illustrated essays: The Ullens Collection: An Appreciation' by James Hamilton, 'First Of All, Respect Your Paper: Turner and Whatman Paper' by Peter Bower and 'The Ullens Collection: The Open Market' by James Miller. (Book ref. 15040)