Three original Ladybird illustrations from People at Work
Three original Ladybird gouache and watercolour on board illustrations from People at Work- The Miner, Series 606B, Book 8 comprising images 6, 21 & 24; all 26...
Three original Ladybird illustrations from Travel-Come To Denmark.
Three original Ladybird gouache and watercolour on board illustrations from Travel- Come To Denmark, Series 606G, comprising images 10,15 & 22; all 26...
The Golden Cockerel Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam, translated by Fitzgerald.
BUCKLAND WRIGHT, John
Limited edition; small folio; original quarter natural undyed morocco with gilt to spine, upper board blocked in gold to a design by Buckland Wright...
The Effect of One Hydrogen Bomb and other CND Ephemera
Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament
A folding map 40 by 47cm. The map illustrates the impact of a 10 Megaton hydrogen bomb exploded on the Free Trade Hall, Manchester. The recto describes the damage in four zones and there is an additional map detailing the damage to the centre of the city...
Signed Wages Arbitration Books (volumes I and II) for the Great Western Railway
CHURCHILL, Winston S.
Two volumes, small folio, bound in leather, tooled with gilt, all edges gilt. Both volumes inscribed by Churchill on the front free end papers. Winston Churchill was President of the Board of Trade from 12th April 1908 to 14th February 1910 and took an active role in bringing about the radical social reforms of the Liberal Government...
The River War
CHURCHILL, Winston S.
Two volumes; first edition, second state with typographical correction to volume 2, p.459; half-titles, 7 photogravure portraits including 2 frontispieces, 24 maps, 20 folding, illustrations, without the advertisements at end of volume 1...
Chemist's Recipe Book
A leather-bound ledger; 8vo. Indexed recipies for creams, potions, medicines and mixtures Gudgen would require in his business. The list ranges from some of the obvious, such as antibilious pills, cough pills (balls for horses), neuralgia mixture; everyday compounds including asthma cigarettes, bug poison, hair dye and bicycle care; and many culinary items including mushroom ketchup, French mustard, salad dressing, mayonnaise and currie powder...
The Revolution in Warfare.
LIDDELL HART, B.H
First edition; 8vo; original boards and dust jacket. Loosely inserted is a typed letter signed by the author to James Maxton M.P. The letter states that he is sending a personal copy of my new book and hopes it will be of interest to Maxton...
Autograph signed letter.
Autograph signed letter; one page, 8vo, written on the reverse of a typed letter from The Evening News, London, signed by Arthur E. Olley. Olley writes '"The Evening News" would like to tell its readers what are the Pet Aversions of a number of eminent people...
Advertising brochure, with colour lithograph cover by Paul Nash, printed in yellow, blue, green and black; 4vo; 55 pages, photographs by Francis Bruguiere, text by E...
Places: 7 Prints From Woodblocks Designed and Engraved by Paul Nash.
Limited edition; 4to; original cloth backed boards with the first print repeated on the front cover. Signed by Nash, this being number 47 of 55 copies on japon paper with designs printed directly from the woodblocks...
Samuel Palmer 1805-1881 his Circle and its Relation to Blake
Unpublished manuscript history of Palmer's circle, written and illustrated by an accomplished artist with fine gouache and ink facsimiles of a number of Palmer and Blake's best known works...
The Cavalier, manuscript poems and short stories.
World War One: SMYTHE, Barbara (editor)
Original home made book, decorated card over canvas, tape pockets to inside of rear board; 8vo. 183 pages. A collection of 15 original items, illustrated with 12 watercolours...
Air mail envelope and letter to Flying Officer J.R. Perceval a Code Breaker
World War Two: Bletchley Park
Air mail envelope and letter to Flying Officer J.R. Perceval dated 26th June 1943 at the English Speaking Union Club in London, bearing 50c. Swiss stamp...
WORLD WAR TWO: PIKE, J.G.
Midshipman's Journal; small folio; original quarter cloth binding. 186 manuscript pages, three drawings, six hand drawn and two large folding maps and nine documents pasted in...