Good-Bye To All That. An Autobiography.
First edition; first state, 8vo; original salmon cloth boards. This is the first state with lines on pages 289-290 and 341-343 present. The Sassoon poem was suppressed at his insistence and was removed from further editions...
Severn and Somme.
First edition; small 8vo; original black cloth. Inscribed by the author on tipped in piece " Ivor Gurney Royal Collage of Music". One of only two works published in his lifetime, this work was inspired by Gurney's beloved Gloucestershire and his experiences on the Western Front in 1916, before he was gassed at Passchendale in August 1917...
Auction catalogue for the sale of part of The Belvoir Estate
His Grace the Duke of Rutland KG
Auction catalogue; small folio; original canvas backed covers; pp284; numerous black and white photographs. Details of 635 lots covering 13,300 acres of Leicestershire, Nottinghamshire and Lincolnshire, including "Fine Feeding and Dairy Farms, Valuable Cheese Producing Farms, Excellent Small Holdings, Very Desirable Sporting and Residential Properties, fully Licensed Inns, Accommodation Arable and Pasture Lands, Cottages, Cottage Holdings and Famous Fox Coverts...
The Black Jacobins
First edition; 8vo; original black cloth and dust jacket. Inscribed by the author on the front free end paper 'For Gerry Bradley from C.L.R. James...
A printed menu for a dinner held in honour of Johnson by the Rotary Club of Alexandria
A printed 8vo menu for a dinner held in honour of Amy Johnson (1903-1941) by the Rotary Club of Alexandria at the Hotel Casino San Stefano, Alexandria, Egypt, on 31st July 1930, signed ('A...
The South Polar Trail
JOYCE, Ernest E. Mills
First edition; 8vo; original cloth. This is the only first-hand narrative of the Ross Sea party of Shackleton's Imperial Transantarctic Expedition...
A Mother Fights Hitler
First edition, third impression; 8vo; original boards and dust jacket. Inscribed in German by the author to the half title and dated 24.12.49.She was the mother of Hans Litten and this is her account of his persecution and torture under the Nazi regime, and her efforts to support him...
The Cruel Sea
First edition, 8vo; original cloth boards. The Cruel Sea follows the lives of a group of Royal Navy sailors fighting the Battle of the Atlantic during the Second World War...
Autograph letter signed
Autograph letter signed on 'votes for Women' National Women's Social & Political Union headed paper, 20th September 1909; 8vo 4 pages...
A Hell of a War: Verses.
Privately printed edition; 8vo; original half leather binding; marbled end papers; 72pp, three page introduction, 60 poems in total. Photograph of the author pasted to the front free end paper, with his inscription beneath...
Vietnamese Propaganda Poster
Original Vietnam War Propaganda Poster; gouache on paper, image 73.3 cm x 45.7 cm. Signed and dated Hieu 72. The caption reads "The people of Vietnam will win! - The United States is determined to lose...
Collections & Recollections of Farnborough & R.F.C. 1915
World War One: BRIGHT, R.G.T (Compiler)
Album; small folio; original half cloth. An archive of letters often accompanied with drawings sent to The Royal Flying Corps at Farnborough between November 1914 and February 1915, from soldiers and civilians (male and female) wishing to join the R...
CHRISTMAS IN ICELAND
WORLD WAR TWO
Magazine; 4to, original pictorial wrappers; 32 pages, numerous black and white photographs and line drawings. A magazine produced by the British forces which occupied Iceland...