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The Road to Oxiana

The Road to Oxiana

BYRON, Robert

First edition; 8vo; original blue cloth boards, with gilt lettering to spine in pictorial dust jacket. With 16 illustrations and 5 maps. Byron, who died young in the Second World War, was one of the Brideshead set immortalized by Evelyn Waugh, but he was also the foremost travel writer of his age...

£3000.00

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Shell Guide to Wiltshire: A Series of Views.

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...

£1000.00

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Martin Pippin in the Apple Orchard

Martin Pippin in the Apple Orchard

FARJEON, Eleanor

First edition; original cloth boards. Long inscription by the author to the front free end paper "Easter 1960 All we an know of Jo is that her name entitles her by its initial to be the first owner of this copy of Martin Pippin...

£750.00

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Churchill: A Gesture of Economy, pen and ink cartoon

Churchill: A Gesture of Economy, pen and ink cartoon

FEARON, Percy Hutton "Poy"

Original pen and ink cartoon with pencil caption; 180 by 266mm. Churchill is depicted as an executioner, decapitating three figures representing Transport (Wilfred Ashley, Minister for Transport, 1924-29), Mines (George Lane Fox, Secretary for Mines 1924-28) and Overseas Trade (Arthur Michael Samuel, Secretary for Overseas Trade 1924-27)...

£400.00

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Churchill: Eat More Beef: British Cuts are Unsurpassed.

Churchill: Eat More Beef: British Cuts are Unsurpassed.

FEARON, Percy Hutton "Poy"

Original pen and ink cartoon with shading in blue pencil; 250 by 290mm. Churchill is depicted as a butcher, holding a large knife, sleeves rolled up and eyes a row of anxious looking citizens hanging before him in an abattoir...

£400.00

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Lady Nancy Astor

Lady Nancy Astor

FEARON, Percy Hutton "Poy"

Two original pen and ink illustrations. 1) That Creation in Red; 263 x 186 mm. Pen and ink cartoon with shading in blue pencil, pencil caption below...

£400.00

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Votes for Women: Laying the Corner Stone of the New Millennium

Votes for Women: Laying the Corner Stone of the New Millennium

FEARON, Percy Hutton "Poy"

Original pen and ink illustratioil; 285 x 225 mm. Label to verso reads, "In 1927 women in Britain were accorded by Parliament equal political rights with men, and won the so-called "Flapper Vote...

£375.00

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The Memoirs of Lord Ismay

The Memoirs of Lord Ismay

General The Lord Ismay

Introductory tribute by Winston Churchill. First edition; 8vo; original boards and dust jacket. Errata slip bound in at dedication page. Inscribed on the title page "Mr and Mrs Collingford with the author's good wishes Ismay Nov...

£175.00

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Loyalties

Loyalties

John Drinkwater: Illustrated by Paul Nash

Limited edition; 8vo; original cover in black and yellow on blue paper. Edition of 200 on hand made paper. Ten line block illustrations in black and white from drawings by Paul Nash...

£1500.00

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Loyalties

Loyalties

John Drinkwater: Illustrated by Paul Nash

Limited edition; 8vo; original cover in black and yellow on blue paper. Edition of 200 on hand made paper. Signed by the author on the limitation page...

£2250.00

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A sketchbook, with twenty six watercolour, pen and ink and pencil sketches,  pencil notes and a poem

A sketchbook, with twenty six watercolour, pen and ink and pencil sketches, pencil notes and a poem

Jones, Barbara

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...

£1750.00

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In Parenthesis, seinnyessit e gledyf ym penn mameu.

In Parenthesis, seinnyessit e gledyf ym penn mameu.

JONES, David

First edition, first impression; 8vo; original boards and dust jacket. Frontispiece and one other plate by the author. In Parenthesis was David Jones first literary work and took nine years to complete...

£3000.00

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The Anathemata: fragments of attempted writing

The Anathemata: fragments of attempted writing

JONES, David

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...

£750.00

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More Papers Hand Made by John Mason

More Papers Hand Made by John Mason

MASON, John

Limited edition; 4to; original white paper-backed marbled boards. No 50 of an edition of no more than 200 copies. Signed and dated by John Mason, 1960...

£1000.00

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Genesis: Twelve Woodcuts by Paul Nash with the First Chapter of Genesis in the Authorised Version.

Genesis: Twelve Woodcuts by Paul Nash with the First Chapter of Genesis in the Authorised Version.

NASH, Paul

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...

£4750.00

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Burning Waters, Visual and Poetic Images, second version

Burning Waters, Visual and Poetic Images, second version

PASMORE, Victor

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...

£1750.00

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Doctor Zhivago.

Doctor Zhivago.

PASTERNAK, Boris

First trade edition in Russian, 8vo, original pale green boards, titles to spine and front board in black and dust jacket designed by Ampelio Tettamanti...

£2750.00

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Last Poems.

Last Poems.

THOMAS, Edward

First edition; 8vo; original boards, printed spine label and original dust jacket. With no adverts to the rear. Ownership inscription of Cornelius Weygandt (Professor of English Literature at the University of Pennsylvania, 1871-1957) on title page dated 6 December 1920...

£3250.00

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The Poisoned Kiss or The Empress and the Necromancer. A Romantic Extravaganza written by Evelyn Sharp

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...

£1000.00

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Shakespeare: The Histories

Shakespeare: The Histories

WRIGHT, Lisa

Four original paintings in mixed media; 25cm by 25cm; all framed and glazed with total dimensions of 42 by 42cm. Signed and dated on the reverse of the frame by the artist...

£5500.00

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