Sworders Fine Arts Auctioneers

Tuesday, August 23rd, 2022

Books & Maps
Sale A1057

The sale is led by a rare Tudor manuscript designed to help with swan-keeping in the era when mute swans were owned by the English crown, used from the 16th to the 19th century by landowners in Norfolk and Suffolk.

Additional highlights include large collection of books about from the estate of Cambridgeshire antiques dealer Peter Croft (1924-2001), signed first editions of Tolkien's Lord of the Rings trilogy and a limited-edition guide to Scotch loch fishing written by Peter Henry Emerson, titled Marsh Leaves published in 1895.


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Cambridge Road
Stansted Mountfitchet

Essex, UK

51.911404824356, 0.19678980000001

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