[Stock catalogues, numbered series:] 1-42 [Stock catalogues, hors série] Scientific and medical portraits, &c § 10ème Foire Internationale du Livre Ancien § Scientific and medical portraits § Summer catalogue § Recent purchases. December 1990 View larger
Roger Gaskell Rare Books (Warboys)

[Stock catalogues, numbered series:] 1-42 [Stock catalogues, hors série] Scientific and medical portraits, &c § 10ème Foire Internationale du Livre Ancien § Scientific and medical portraits § Summer catalogue § Recent purchases. December 1990

Warboys, Roger Gaskell Rare Books, 1990-2010
Forty-seven volumes (mostly 21 × 20 cm), as issued, in publisher’s wrappers. - A fine, unbroken run of Gaskell’s catalogues 1-42, plus five stock catalogues issued hors série. Cf. “Roger Gaskell, in conversation with Sheila Markham” in The Book Collector, volume 61 (2012), pp.408-414. ¶ Very good, unmarked copies. ● Catalogues hors série are not shown in our photograph.
Subjects
Book illustration - Portraits
Book illustration - Portraits - Collections
Medical books - Booksellers' catalogues
Private libraries - Clarke (Edwin Sisterton), 1919-1996
Private libraries - Larmor (Joseph, Sir), 1857-1942
Private libraries - Pagel (Walter Traugott Ulrich), 1898-1983
Private libraries - Smeaton (William Arthur), 1925-2001
Science books - Booksellers' catalogues
Trade catalogues
Authors/Creators
Roger Gaskell Rare Books (Warboys)
Owners
Clarke, Edwin Sisterton, 1919-1996
Cohen, Irwin Bernard, 1914-2003
Larmor, Joseph, Sir, 1857-1942
McKie, Douglas, 1896-1967
McKie, Duncan, 1930-1999
Pagel, Bernard Ephraim Julius, FRS, 1930-2007
Pagel, Walter Traugott Ulrich, 1898-1983
Smeaton, William Arthur, 1925-2001
Verley, Jean-Luc, 1939-2007
  • This collection contains

  • Roger Gaskell Rare Books (Warboys)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 1] Catalogue One

    Warboys, Roger Gaskell Rare Books, 1990
    (21 × 20 cm), [60] pp., illustrations. 85 items; priced. Publisher’s printed wrappers.
  • Roger Gaskell Rare Books (Warboys)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 2] Catalogue Two

    Warboys, Roger Gaskell Rare Books, 1990
    (21 × 20 cm), [60] pp., illustrations. 91 items; priced. Publisher’s printed wrappers.
  • Roger Gaskell Rare Books (Warboys)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 3] Catalogue Three

    Warboys, Roger Gaskell Rare Books, 1991
    (21 × 20 cm), [44] pp., illustrations. 73 items; priced. Publisher’s printed wrappers.
  • Roger Gaskell Rare Books (Warboys)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 4] Catalogue Four : including books from the library of Sir Joseph Larmor

    Warboys, Roger Gaskell Rare Books, 1991
    (21 × 20 cm), [52] pp., illustrations. 110 items; priced. Publisher’s printed wrappers. - Contents: Part I: 1476-1953; Part II: Mathematical physics from the library of Sir Joseph Larmor (1857-1942).
  • Roger Gaskell Rare Books (Warboys)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 5] Catalogue 5 [other title:] Catalogue Five 1992 : with a Supplement on Trees (nos. 73-88)

    Warboys, Roger Gaskell Rare Books, 1992
    (21 × 20 cm), [64] pp., illustrations. 88 items; priced. Publisher’s printed wrappers.
  • Roger Gaskell Rare Books (Warboys)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 6] Catalogue 6

    Warboys, Roger Gaskell Rare Books, 1993
    (21 × 20 cm), [68] pp., illustrations. 101 items; priced. Publisher’s printed wrappers.
  • Roger Gaskell Rare Books (Warboys)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 7] Catalogue 7 : including a collection of books and other documents by Caroline, William and John F.W. Herschel

    Warboys, Roger Gaskell Rare Books, 1993
    (21 × 20 cm), [60] pp., illustrations. 70 items; priced. Publisher’s printed wrappers. - The Herschel archive (item 38) was offered en bloc (£16,500).
  • Roger Gaskell Rare Books (Warboys)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 8] Catalogue 8

    Warboys, Roger Gaskell Rare Books, 1993
    (21 × 20 cm), [62] pp. and folding leaf, illustrations. 87 items; priced. Publisher’s printed wrappers.
  • Roger Gaskell Rare Books (Warboys)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 9] Catalogue Nine

    Warboys, Roger Gaskell Rare Books, 1994
    (21 × 20 cm), [42] pp., illustrations. 50 items; priced. Publisher’s printed wrappers.
  • Roger Gaskell Rare Books (Warboys)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 10] Catalogue Ten [other title:] Roger Gaskell, his tenth catalogue of rare books, 1994, with an index

    Warboys, Roger Gaskell Rare Books, 1994
    (21 × 20 cm), [80] pp., illustrations. 96 items; priced. Publisher’s printed wrappers. ¶ Upper wrapper creased.
  • Roger Gaskell Rare Books (Warboys)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 11] Catalogue Eleven

    Warboys, Roger Gaskell Rare Books, 1994
    (21 × 20 cm), [56] pp., illustrations. 80 items; priced. Publisher’s printed wrappers. ¶ Tiny abrasion to lower wrapper.
  • Roger Gaskell Rare Books (Warboys)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 12] Catalogue 12

    Warboys, Roger Gaskell Rare Books, 1995
    (21 × 20 cm), [72] pp., illustrations. 100 items; priced. Publisher’s printed wrappers.
  • Roger Gaskell Rare Books (Warboys)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 13] Catalogue Thirteen

    Warboys, Roger Gaskell Rare Books, 1995
    (21 × 20 cm), [48] pp., illustrations. 77 items; priced. Publisher’s printed wrappers.
  • Roger Gaskell Rare Books (Warboys)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 14] The Great Enchanters of Modern Time. A Catalogue of Medicine, Science and Engineering

    Warboys, Roger Gaskell Rare Books, 1996
    (21 × 20 cm), [80] pp., [8] p. of colour plates, illustrations. 100 items; priced. Publisher’s printed wrappers.
  • Roger Gaskell Rare Books (Warboys)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 15] Catalogue 15

    Warboys, Roger Gaskell Rare Books, 1996
    (21 × 20 cm), [48] pp., illustrations. 73 items; priced. Publisher’s printed wrappers.
  • Roger Gaskell Rare Books (Warboys)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 16] Catalogue Sixteen

    Warboys, Roger Gaskell Rare Books, 1996
    (21 × 20 cm), [32] pp., illustrations. 50 items; priced. Publisher’s printed wrappers.
  • Roger Gaskell Rare Books (Warboys)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 17] Catalogue Seventeen

    Warboys, Roger Gaskell Rare Books, 1996
    (21 × 20 cm), [32] pp., illustrations. 50 items; priced. Publisher’s printed wrappers.
  • Roger Gaskell Rare Books (Warboys)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 18] Catalogue Eighteen

    Warboys, Roger Gaskell Rare Books, 1997
    (21 × 20 cm), [36] pp., illustrations. 50 items; priced. Publisher’s printed wrappers.
  • Roger Gaskell Rare Books (Warboys)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 19] Catalogue Nineteen [other title:] 1-25: Newton's telescope and other instruments : 26-50: Science Medicine and Engineering

    Warboys, Roger Gaskell Rare Books, 1997
    (21 × 20 cm), [36] pp., illustrations. 50 items; priced. Publisher’s printed wrappers.
  • Roger Gaskell Rare Books (Warboys)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 20] Stock List : with an index to catalogues one / twenty

    Warboys, Roger Gaskell Rare Books, 1997
    (21 × 20 cm), [116] pp., illustrations. 165 items; priced. Publisher’s printed wrappers.
  • Roger Gaskell Rare Books (Warboys)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 21] Catalogue Twenty-one

    Warboys, Roger Gaskell Rare Books, 1997
    (21 × 20 cm), [000] pp., illustrations. 73 items; priced. Publisher’s printed wrappers.
  • Roger Gaskell Rare Books (Warboys)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 22] Catalogue Twenty-two

    Warboys, Roger Gaskell Rare Books, 1998
    (21 × 20 cm), [36] pp., illustrations. 50 items; priced. Publisher’s printed wrappers.
  • Roger Gaskell Rare Books (Warboys)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 23] Catalogue 23

    Warboys, Roger Gaskell Rare Books, 1998
    (21 × 20 cm), [36] pp., illustrations. 50 items; priced. Publisher’s printed wrappers. ¶ Cover creased.
  • Roger Gaskell Rare Books (Warboys)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 24] Catalogue 24

    Warboys, Roger Gaskell Rare Books, 1998
    (21 × 20 cm), [48] pp., illustrations (some in colour). 55 items; priced. Publisher’s printed wrappers.
  • Roger Gaskell Rare Books (Warboys)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 25] Catalogue 25

    Warboys, Roger Gaskell Rare Books, 1999
    (21 × 20 cm), [48] pp., illustrations. 58 items; priced. Publisher’s printed wrappers.
  • Roger Gaskell Rare Books (Warboys)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 26] Catalogue 26

    Warboys, Roger Gaskell Rare Books, 1999
    (21 × 20 cm), [44] pp., illustrations. 70 items; priced. Publisher’s printed wrappers. - Contents: Children’s books (nos. 14-19), Colour (nos. 20-28), Gymnastics (nos. 37-42).
  • Roger Gaskell Rare Books (Warboys)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 27] [no title]

    Warboys, Roger Gaskell Rare Books, 2000
    (21 × 20 cm), [60] pp., illustrations. 72 items; priced. Publisher’s printed wrappers. - In a postscript “Note on new symbols and terminology” the compiler explains his formula for recording the collation of books illustrated by engraved plates. The subject is elaborated in Gaskell’s “Printing House and Engraving Shop. A Mysterious Collaboration” in The Book Collector, volume 53 (2004), pp.213-251.
  • Roger Gaskell Rare Books (Warboys)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 28] Chemistry, mineralogy & geology. Books from the McKie Collection

    Warboys, Roger Gaskell Rare Books, 2001
    (21 × 20 cm), [132] pp., illustrations. 299 items; priced. Publisher’s printed wrappers. - Selection from the libraries of Douglas (1896-1967) and Duncan McKie (1930-1999).
  • Roger Gaskell Rare Books (Warboys)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 29] Catalogue Twenty-nine

    Warboys, Roger Gaskell Rare Books, 2001
    (21 × 20 cm), [84] pp., illustrations. 87 items; priced. Publisher’s printed wrappers.
  • Roger Gaskell Rare Books (Warboys)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 30] Catalogue 30 : with an Index to Catalogues 1-30

    Warboys, Roger Gaskell Rare Books, 2002
    (21 × 20 cm), [180] pp. 246 items; priced. Publisher’s printed wrappers.
  • Roger Gaskell Rare Books (Warboys)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 31] Catalogue 31

    Warboys, Roger Gaskell Rare Books, 2002
    (21 × 20 cm), [72] pp., illustrations. 75 items; priced. Publisher’s printed wrappers.
  • Roger Gaskell Rare Books (Warboys)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 32] Catalogue 32

    Warboys, Roger Gaskell Rare Books, 2003
    (21 × 20 cm), [72] pp., illustrations. 75 items; priced. Publisher’s printed wrappers.
  • Roger Gaskell Rare Books (Warboys)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 33] Chemists and revolutionaries: books from the collection of William A. Smeaton

    Warboys, Roger Gaskell Rare Books, 2003
    (21 × 20 cm), [96] pp., illustrations. 171 items; priced. Publisher’s printed wrappers. - Selection from the library of William (Bill) A. Smeaton (1925-2001), an authority on Fourcroy and Lavoisier, emeritus reader in the History and Philosophy of Science, University College, London. Noticed in The Book Collector, Winter 2003, p.545.
  • Roger Gaskell Rare Books (Warboys)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 34] Catalogue 34

    Warboys, Roger Gaskell Rare Books, 2003
    (21 × 20 cm), [68] pp., illustrations. 75 items; priced. Publisher’s printed wrappers.
  • Roger Gaskell Rare Books (Warboys)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 35] Catalogue 35 : including a first selection of books from the library of Dr Edwin Clarke, 1919-1996

    Warboys, Roger Gaskell Rare Books, 2004
    (21 × 20 cm), [72] pp., illustrations. 75 items; priced. Publisher’s printed wrappers. - A selection from the library of Dr Edwin Clarke (1919-1996), former director of the Wellcome Institute; further selections are offered in Gaskell’s catalogues 36 and 37.
  • Roger Gaskell Rare Books (Warboys)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 36] Medical Books in English 1550-1703 from the collection of Edwin Clarke

    Warboys, Roger Gaskell Rare Books, 2005
    (21 × 20 cm), [144] pp., illustrations. 130 items; priced. Publisher’s printed wrappers.
  • Roger Gaskell Rare Books (Warboys)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 37] Catalogue 37

    Warboys, Roger Gaskell Rare Books, 2005
    (21 × 20 cm), [72] pp., illustrations. 75 items; priced. Publisher’s printed wrappers. - “About a third of the books in this catalogue are from the library of the medical historian Edwin Clarke (1919-1996)” (Preface).
  • Roger Gaskell Rare Books (Warboys)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 38] Catalogue 38

    Warboys, Roger Gaskell Rare Books, 2006
    (21 × 20 cm), [72] pp., illustrations. 70 items; priced. Publisher’s printed wrappers.
  • Roger Gaskell Rare Books (Warboys)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 39] Catalogue Thirty-nine

    Warboys, Roger Gaskell Rare Books, 2007
    (21 × 20 cm), [76] pp., illustrations. 70 items; priced. Publisher’s printed wrappers.
  • Roger Gaskell Rare Books (Warboys)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 40] Catalogue 40

    Warboys, Roger Gaskell Rare Books, 2008
    (21 × 20 cm), [144] pp., illustrations. 150 items; priced. Publisher’s printed wrappers.
  • Roger Gaskell Rare Books (Warboys)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 41] Books from the library of Walter Pagel (1896-1983) : Part I: 1483-1600

    Warboys, Roger Gaskell Rare Books, 2009
    (21 × 20 cm), [140] pp., illustrations. 130 items. Price list inserted (”books omitted from this list have already been sold”). Publisher’s printed wrappers. - These books had been given by Water Pagel to his son, the astrophysicist Bernard Ephraim Julius Pagel FRS (1930-2007). Many had been collected by Walter Pagel in the Dyson Perrin sales of the 1940s.
  • Roger Gaskell Rare Books (Warboys)

    [Stock catalogues, numbered series: 42] Books from the library of Walter Pagel (1896-1983) : Part II

    Warboys, Roger Gaskell Rare Books, 2010
    (21 × 20 cm), [176] pp., illustrations. 195 items. Price list inserted (”books omitted from this list have already been sold”). Publisher’s printed wrappers.
  • Roger Gaskell Rare Books (Warboys)

    [Stock catalogues, hors série] Scientific and medical portraits, &c

    Warboys, Roger Gaskell Rare Books, 1995
    (21 × 20 cm), [16] pp., illustrations. 79 items; priced. Self-wrappers. - From the collection of I. Bernard Cohen (1914-2003), Victor S. Thomas Professor of the History of Science Emeritus at Harvard University.
  • Roger Gaskell Rare Books (Warboys)

    [Stock catalogues, hors série] 10ème Foire Internationale du Livre Ancien

    Warboys, Roger Gaskell Rare Books, 1998
    (21 × 20 cm), [20] pp., illustrations. 88 items; priced. Publisher’s printed wrappers. - Catalogue to accompany an exhibition of stock (Stand 30A), Maison de la Mutualité, Paris, 14-17 May 1998.
  • Roger Gaskell Rare Books (Warboys)

    [Stock catalogues, hors série] Scientific and medical portraits

    Warboys, Roger Gaskell Rare Books, 2007
    (21 × 20 cm), [54] pp., illustrations. 119 items; priced. Publisher’s printed wrappers. - Contains prints from the I. Bernard Cohen (1914-2003) collection (unsold from Gaskell’s previous catalogue, 1995), mixed prints with from the collection of Jean-Luc Verley (1939-2007) and from other sources. Compiled by Deborah Coltham; introduction by Patricia Fara. Noticed in The Book Collector, Summer 2007, p.251.
  • Roger Gaskell Rare Books (Warboys)

    [Stock catalogues, hors série] Summer catalogue

    Warboys, Roger Gaskell Rare Books, 1992
    (21.5 × 13.5 cm), [80] pp. 139 items; priced. Publisher’s printed wrappers.
  • Roger Gaskell Rare Books (Warboys)

    [Stock catalogues, hors série] Recent purchases. December 1990

    Warboys, Roger Gaskell Rare Books, 1990
    (29.5 × 21 cm), [32] pp. (text on rectos only). 30 items; priced. Typewritten text. Self-wrappers. ¶ Lateral fold.
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