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Lot 145
  • 145

Woolf, Virginia

Estimate
40,000 - 60,000 GBP
Sold
73,250 GBP
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Description

  • Woolf, Virginia
  • Pocket engagement diaries
i) 1930 General Accicent Fire & Life Assurance Corporation Diary with entries on 233 days, 7 pages of addresses and memoranda, red covers, retaining original pencil in spine pocket
ii) 1933 Queen's Own Diary with entries on 240 days, 8 pages of addresses and memoranda, two clippings loosely inserted at rear, green covers with "L.W." gilt stamped on upper cover, retaining original pencil in spine pocket
iii) 1935 Collins' Royal Blue Diary with entries on 235 days, 5 pages of addresses and memoranda ("...MS. 1 5,000..."), blue covers
iv) 1936 Collins' Royal Blue Diary with entries on 149 days, 2 pages of addresses and memoranda, insurance coupon loosely inserted, blue covers
v) 1937 Collins' Royal Blue Diary with entries on 199 days, 2 pages of addresses and memoranda, blue covers customised by Woolf with overlays of crudely cut tan morocco to covers
vi) 1939 Collins' Royal Blue Diary with entries on 132 days, 1 page of addresses, customised by Woolf in blue morocco backed green patterned boards
vii) 1940 Letts' Spirax Pocket Diary with entries on 154 days, 2 pages of memoranda, spiral bound, covers customised by Woolf with overlays with tan morocco, black morocco triangular centrepiece to upper cover
viii) 1941 Collins' Royal Blue Diary with entries on 8 days (last entry 18 February)

all 12mo, in a custom made folding case, housed in two moire silk display trays
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