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'...
Thomas Andrews Shipbuilder
BULLOCK, Shan F.
First edition; original green cloth lettered in black and original dust jacket. Frontispiece photograph of Thomas Andrews and five other plates. Inscribed by Thomas Andrews snr, on the half title 'Mr David Brennan from his friend Thomas Andrews'...
Four photographs of Edwin Smith
COSTER, Howard (photographer)
A portfolio of four contemporary prints from the original glass plate negatives, in original paper covers with label to front. Howard Coster (1885-1959) was a British photographer, opening a London studio in 1926...
A Passage to India
First Edition, first printing; 8vo original burgundy cloth and dust jacket. Perhaps Forster's greatest novel, but certainly his most famous. The book was printed on June 4, 1924 in a print run of only 5,000 copies...
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 Haw Lantern
First edition; 8vo; original boards and dust jacket. A fine copy in a fine dust jacket.
The Silver Tassie: A Tragi-Comedy in Four Acts.
First edition, 8vo, original cloth-backed paper covered boards, printed paper label to upper cover. With a portrait frontispiece of the author by Evan Walters...
Autograph letter signed
Autograph letter signed on 'Votes for Women' National Women's Social & Political Union headed paper, 31st July 1911; 8vo 6 pages. Pankhurst writes to Noel Buxton Liberal M...
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...
POWYS, John Cowper
First edition; 8vo; original boards and dust jacket. This, Powys's fourth novel, was his first literary success. It is a bildungsroman in which Wolf Solent returns to his birthplace, where he discovers the inadequacy of his dualistic philosophy...
Self portrait miniature: A Study in Silver
Roosevelt family: Maud Fortescue Sutton Pickhard
A miniature oval half length self portrait by Maud Sutton Pickhard (1880-1961), signed MSP, in an oval gilt metal frame. 7.5 x 6.25 cm. Inscribed on the reverse 'No 1 Title A Study in Silver...
Memoirs of an Infantry Officer.
SASSOON, Siegfried: Illustrated by Barnett Freedman
First illustrated edition, limited to 320 numbered copies, printed on hand-made paper. Signed by Sassoon and Freedman, this is number 144. 8vo; original pictorial vellum, top edges gilt, others uncut, original pictorial dust jacket and slipcase...
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...
Vietnamese Propaganda Poster: "North and South Vietnam, one family"
Original Vietnam War Propaganda Poster; gouache on paper, image 67cm x 49 cm. Initialled N.T. Propaganda posters were first produced in Vietnam in the 1940s, inspired by Soviet propaganda art...
Vietnamese Propaganda Poster: "Victory Belongs to Us"
Original Vietnam War Propaganda Poster; gouache on paper, image 51.5cm x 68.5 cm. Propaganda posters were first produced in Vietnam in the 1940s, inspired by Soviet propaganda art...
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)...
Two Pencil Drawings
WORLD WAR ONE
Two pencil drawings of 9th Heavy Battery position between Armentières and Houplines August 1915. Framed and glazed with original label pasted to rear with indistinct signature...