Shell Guide to Wiltshire: A Series of Views.
BYRON, Robert Editor; General Editor John Betjeman
First Faber edition; 8vo; original ring bound cloth boards and dust jacket; eight plates and numerous black and white photographs; two full-page coloured maps and pictorial end papers...
The Seasons, A Landscape Panorama: An Impression of Winter, Spring, Summer and Autumn.
Four volumes. Limited editions each one of 100 copies signed by the artist; 8vo; original boards with monotype printed in colours and transparent dust jackets...
The End of the Affair.
First edition; 8vo; original cloth boards and dust jacket, together with the rare Daily Mail wrap around band. A fine copy, with a little wear to the spine ends, in a near fine dust jacket, slightly darkened to the spine...
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...
Via Ypres: Story of the 39th Divisional Field Ambulances
First edition; 8vo; original cloth boards and dust jacket. The author's wife's copy, signed by her to front free end paper. A scarce title especially in the rare dust jacket...
A sketchbook, with twenty six watercolour, pen and ink and pencil sketches, pencil notes and a poem
A Winsor and Newton sketchbook; 25.5 x 20.5cm; original card covers; sixty eight pages. Twenty six watercolour, pen and ink and pencil sketches, with pencil notes and a poem, some pages blank...
The Anathemata: fragments of attempted writing
First edition; 8vo; original cloth and dust jacket. This epic poem is composed of eight sections, which together narrate the thought processes of one cambrophile English Catholic at Mass over the span of roughly seven seconds! Near fine, with bumps to spine ends in a very good dust jacket, which is slightly toned and wear to the spine ends...
The Whitsun Weddings.
First edition; 8vo; original cloth boards and dust jacket. The Whitsun Weddings is a collection of 32 poems and was a commercial success, by the standards of poetry publication, with the first 4,000 copies being sold within two months...
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...
Burning Waters, Visual and Poetic Images, second version
Limited edition of 75, this being number 66; 4to; original 3/4 cloth backed linen boards inscribed in gold to the spine.Introduction and 12 illustrated poems...
The Man Within
Limited edition of 75, this being number 30; 4to; original 3/4 cloth backed linen boards inscribed in gold to the spine.poems. Signed by the artist on the title page...
Autograph Postcard Signed
Autograph postcard from Sir William Matthews Flinders Petrie (1853-1942), English Egyptologist, written to 'Daniel W. Keith Esq, Hayes Common, Kent', in 1886...
A view of the Cotswolds.
Photographs by Edwin Smith with essays, commentaries & a checklist by Shawn Kholucy, Ian Mackenzie-Kerr, Alan Powers, Ge
Limited edition; folio; half-bound in black leather, pattern paper sides, with an accompanying folder containing 2 prints made from original negatives...
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...
Original black and white print
An original print, with Edwin Smith's Studio Stamp to the verso. 23 x 26cm. Edwin Smith (1912-1971) was a photographer of gardens, landscapes, and architecture...
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...
The Poisoned Kiss or The Empress and the Necromancer. A Romantic Extravaganza written by Evelyn Sharp
VAUGHAN WILLIAMS, Ralph
Two volumes 4to; original paper covers. The vocal score and the chorus score, together with the programme for the World Premiere of 'The Poisoned Kiss' at the Arts Theatre of Cambridge, Tuesday, May 12th, 1936...
Autograph signed letter.
Easton Glebe, Dunmow, undated but probably written shortly after the publication of First & Last Things in 1908. 8vo. One page. To an unidentified recipient Wells expresses views on religious faith...