Two Watercolours on Paper
Two watercolours. The first, 25 x 20cm, a courting couple in the form of two well dressed cats inscribed in red pen 'To Olive for a happy Christmas & (a little bit of) love, from Edward'...
To The South Polar Regions.
Expedition of 1898-1900. Illustrated from photographs taken by the author. First edition, FIRST ISSUE; 8vo; original green ribbed cloth, lettered in gilt...
Suez Crisis 1956: A Midshipman's Journal of Service on H.M.S Bulwark
Midshipman's Journal; small folio; original quarter cloth binding. 170 manuscript pages, several drawings of planes, hand drawn maps and diagrams numerous documents pasted in...
HARBOU, Thea von
First edition, third impression; 8vo; original printed wrappers with design by Werner Graul. Four stills from the film which was realised the following year; 2pp...
The Kon-Tiki Expedition: By Raft Across the South Seas
First English edition; 8vo original cloth boards and dust jacket. Translated by F.K. Lyon. Signed by the author on the front free end paper. In 1947, Heyerdahl and five companions sailed from Peru to the Tuamotu Islands, French Polynesia in a raft constructed from balsa wood...
A Cameronian Officer: Being a Memoir of Lieutenant James Burnett Lawson, Second Cameronians (Scottish Rifles).
LAWSON, James Burnett
First edition; 8vo., original tartan paper covered boards with paper label and green cloth spine. A memoir of Lieutenant Lawson by his father utilising his sons letters...
Genesis: Twelve Woodcuts by Paul Nash with the First Chapter of Genesis in the Authorised Version.
Limited edition of 375, this being number 44. Printed by the Curwen Press on Zanders hand-made paper, cream laid with the Curwen Press watermark, the pages French folded, untrimmed...
The Life of Emmeline Pankhurst: The Suffragette Struggle for Women's Citizenship
First edition; 8vo; original green cloth and dust jacket. An intimate and personal biography of the great militant leader of the struggle for Women's Votes written by her daughter who was herself an active lieutenant in the Movement...
The Soldier's Cry
Robinson, Rev. J. Woodside
First edition; 8vo; original cloth. Foreward by Major-General Simms Principal Chaplain to the British Army. A collection of addresses given by Woodside to the forces of the 6th Divisional Artillery...
D-Day Intelligence Notebook.
SECOND WORLD WAR: STONBOROUGH, John Jerome
A small notebook; 8vo; hole-punched and contained in a limp leather Walker's loose leaf notebook folder. Stonborough's ownership signature. A total of approximately 30 pages in blue ink plus one typed page of Adolf Hitler quotes, remaining leaves blank...
Photograph Signed by Shostakovich
A black and white gelatin silver photograph 120mm by180mm. Signed to the front by Shostakovich. A fascinating photograph of the greatest composer of the the Twentieth Century, taken in the Moscow apartment of Tikhon Khrennikov by Khrennikov's wife Klara...
Twelfth Symphony "The Year 1917"
Original card covers, with canvas spine, pencelled title ; 8vo. Inscribed by the composer on the title page dated 5th November 1965. Dmitri Shostakovich (1906-1975), the greatest composer of the Twentieth Century...
Sketches from the Second World War
Eleven ink sketches and one in pencil; 18cm by 14cm. Each sketch is annotate. Subjects include 'Putting up Camouflage in the rain' , 'Sunday afternoon Billets', 'Troop Ship Deck', 'Yanks halted'...
The White Star Royal Mail Steamship Teutonic" (HM Armed Cruiser) at the Naval Review, Spithead, June 26, 1897 in Commemoration of the Sixtieth Year of the Reign of Her Majesty Queen Victoria.Diamond Jubilee at Spithead review.
The White Star Line
Album; 480mm by 370mm; original sheepskin with gilt titles; 156pp. 48 Collotypes, 285mm x 225mm. Photographed, engraved and printed by Stas, Walery and Company, 15 Cecil Court, London...
Vietnamese Propaganda Poster:"Liberate the South Protect the North"
Original Vietnam War Propaganda Poster; gouache on paper, image 50cm x 68 cm. Propaganda posters were first produced in Vietnam in the 1940s, inspired by Soviet propaganda art...
Four sketchbooks from c.1921
Four sketchbooks containing several hundred sketches and designs, most in pencil, some in pencil and water colour, contemporary cloth-backed marbled boards, Includes architectural and engineering studies and a number of ironwork and implement (domestic and agricultural) designs...
The Letters of Virginia Woolf. Six volumes complete.
First editions; 8vo; original cloth and dust jackets. Edited by Nigel Nicolson, assistant editor Joanne Trautmann. The Flight of the Mind - 1888-1912 (1975), The Question of Things Happening - 1912-1922 (1976), A Change of Perspective - 1923-1928 (1977), A Reflection of the Other Person - 1929-1931 (1978), The Sickle Side of the Moon - 1932-1935 (1979), Leave the Letters Till We're Dead - 1936-1941 (1980)...
Portrait miniature of a World War One Army Officer
World War One
A miniature oval half length portrait of a World War One Army Officer in uniform in an oval decorative gilt metal frame housed in a leather case. 5...
Thirty eight pencil portraits of the Officer and Men of a mobile Anti Aircraft Battery, Tankerton, Kent.
WORLD WAR ONE: RONEY, J.
Sketchbook; 26cm by 18cm; original hand decorated cloth boards. Thirty eight well executed pencil portraits of 'A' Section of No 1 Mobile AA Battery, Tankerton...