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Churchill Medals, Set of 8 – 1965 – Pater/Kohler, John Taylor Silversmiths

Posted on Nov 26, 2011

Churchill Medals, Set of 8 – 1965 – Pater/Kohler, John Taylor Silversmiths

A set of 8 medals by Wieslaw Antoni Pater and Edgar John Kohler, emitted by John Taylor (Silversmiths) Ltd., London in 1965.

Four (4) gold, two (2) each in silver & bronze…

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EASTON PRESS BOOKS – All 47 Vols. by or about Winston Churchill

Posted on Nov 26, 2011

EASTON PRESS BOOKS – All 47 Vols. by or about Winston Churchill

47 Easton Press Books by or about Winston Churchill.

The Easton Press has been prolific in its output of works by and about Winston Churchill.

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Correspondence Relating to the Affairs of Cyprus

Posted on Nov 25, 2011

Correspondence Relating to the Affairs of Cyprus

Presented to both Houses of Parliament by command of His Majesty, 1908. Only 750 copies of this report were printed which principally concerns Churchill’s visit to Cyprus between October 9th and 13th 1907, when Secretary of State for Colonies. The purpose of his visit, undertaken ‘en route’ to East Africa was to assess the financial needs of Britain’s small dependency and to impress on the population Britain’s intention to retain sovereignty. Among other items within the publication are ‘Mr. Churchill’s Reply to the Greek Elected Members, Memorial presented to Mr. Churchill...

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Silverware – Churchill Centenary Jug & Goblets – by Garrads

Posted on Nov 24, 2011

Silverware – Churchill Centenary Jug & Goblets – by Garrads

Garrads & Co., the Crown Jewelers, issued a superb collection of nine distinct silverware items to mark the Churchill Centenary. Each were a limited edition of only 100 copies. This is a wonderful collection; all nine of the items…

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The World Crisis Vols. 1-VI: Signed by the Author Winston Churchill in 5 of 6 Volumes

Posted on Nov 24, 2011

The World Crisis Vols. 1-VI: Signed by the Author Winston Churchill in 5 of 6 Volumes

This particular set is the London Thornton Butterworth Ltd. 1923-1931. 5 volumes in 6. All first editions first impressions with the exception of the first volume which is a second impression. The set is significant for the inscriptions from Churchill to Lady Destborough (Ethel “Ettie” Anne Priscilla Fane Grenfell) the wife of 1st Baron Desborough…

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