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...
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...
British (Terra Nova) Antarctic Expedition 1910-1913. Report on the Maps and Surveys.
First edition; 4to; original coarse grained maroon cloth, spine lettered in gilt. Fifteen folding maps in end pocket, 2 photographic plates, 21 sketch diagrams, maps, plans and charts in the text (5 full-page)...
Autograph signed letter.
Autograph signed letter; one page, 4to, Brinkwells, Fittleworth, Sussex, 26th July 1921, to Walter Damrosch. Elgar responds to his correspondent's request and states in part `Your very kind letter has reached me at last in the wilds...
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...
XXe SIECLE: Chroniques du Jour
LAZZARO, Gualtieri di San (editor)
First series of five magazines complete; Nos. 1-5/6; 4to; original wrappers, No. 1, Mars 1938 has an original colour lithograph by Pascin ("Le Chaperon Rouge"), with articles by Kandinsky, Le Corbusier, de Chirico, etc...
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...
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...
A Photographic Record of the Demolition and Reconstruction of London Bridge, 1967-1973.
R.H. Thompson & Co. (London) Ltd
A Photographic Record of the demolition old London Bridge and the construction of new London Bridge, 1967-1973. Comprising c.90 mostly colour and black and white photographs taken by D...
Portrait miniature of Joseph William Clark (1899-1971)
World War One
A miniature bust portrait of Joseph William Clark (1899-1971), dressed in Fusiliers uniform 1917. Bodycolour on ivory, 4.2 x 3.6 cms; oval; in giltmetal pendant frame, enclosed in velvet lined leather stand/case...
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...