Posts Tagged "autograph"

PROGRAM EL ALAMEIN ANNIVERSARY REUNION 1946 with CHURCHILL’S & MONTGOMERY’S SIGNATURE

Posted on Oct 9, 2012

PROGRAM EL ALAMEIN ANNIVERSARY REUNION 1946 with CHURCHILL’S & MONTGOMERY’S SIGNATURE

The two principal guests / speakers, Montgomery and Churchill, both signed…

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First Churchill Bibliography: Works of Sir Winston Churchill (1958) by Bernard J Farmer

Posted on Oct 5, 2012

First Churchill Bibliography: Works of Sir Winston Churchill (1958) by Bernard J Farmer

The original bibliography was bound in paper wrappers, but the whole has been hard bound in a blue cloth binding with gilt tile along the spine. Loosely laid in, 3 pages of typewritten addenda notes on 2 sheets…

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WANSTEAD THROUGH THE AGES – WINSTON CHURCHILL MESSAGE TO YOUTH

Posted on Sep 16, 2012

WANSTEAD THROUGH THE AGES – WINSTON CHURCHILL MESSAGE TO YOUTH

“Wanstead Through The Ages” by Winifred V Philips with a message to the youth by The Rt. Hon. Winston Churchill, O.M., C.H., M.P. Illustrations by Arthur Parsons. #88 of 100…

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TEN CHAPTERS 1942 to 1945 – Montgomery’s Autograph Book, 12 Entries by Churchill

Posted on Sep 6, 2012

TEN CHAPTERS 1942 to 1945 – Montgomery’s Autograph Book, 12 Entries by Churchill

Inscribed by Field Marshal The Viscount Montgomery of Alamein. A facsimile copy of Montgomery’s autograph book. 32 pages, 12 of these entries are by Winston Churchill. Field Marshal-Smuts, General de Gaulle…

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MARLBOROUGH – HIS LIFE and TIMES: 1st Trade Edn. (Edition) by Winston S. Churchill

Posted on Sep 3, 2012

MARLBOROUGH – HIS LIFE and TIMES: 1st Trade Edn. (Edition) by Winston S. Churchill

This is a very good set in very good dust jackets: British first edition, first printing of Churchill’s Marlborough…

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GENERALS AND GENERALSHIP – Wavell: Churchill’s Copy

Posted on Sep 1, 2012

GENERALS AND GENERALSHIP – Wavell: Churchill’s Copy

The Lees Knowles Lectures delivered at Trinity College, Cambridge in 1939 by General Sir Archibald Wavell. The autograph presentation inscription from Barran to Churchill reads …

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ARMS AND THE COVENANT – Speeches by Winston Churchill – 1st Edn. Signed

Posted on Aug 30, 2012

ARMS AND THE COVENANT – Speeches by Winston Churchill – 1st Edn. Signed

1st Edition in pale blue dust-jacket. Signed by Winston Churchill. This book is special in that it is inscribed by Winston S. Churchill and also Randolph S Churchill (the son of Winston S. Churchill and compiler of this book)…

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EUROPE: THE QUEST FOR UNITY – with WINSTON CHURCHILL SPEECH – 1st Edn.

Posted on Aug 27, 2012

EUROPE: THE QUEST FOR UNITY – with WINSTON CHURCHILL SPEECH – 1st Edn.

The Quest for Unity – compiled by Leith McGrandle with a signed etched frontispiece by Pietro Annigonni. Contains a two page contribution by Churchill.  Ranelagh Editions 1975. Printed by Giovanni and Martino Mardersteig at the Stamperia Valdonega in Verona, hand-bound in full red morocco, lettered gold by Croft Bookbinders of London. The paper was specially made by Cartiere Magnani in Pescia.  There were 475 copies available for sale worldwide. The type was distributed. The frontispiece was hand–printed at the Officina Bodoni, signed by the artist, and the etching plate was defaced. Contained in this book are a collection of articles and speeches by leading figures of the European Movement including Winston Churchill, Queen Elizabeth II, Adenauer, Leon Blum, Willy Brandt, De Gaulle, John F. Kennedy, Salvador de Madariaga, Jean Monnet, Pompidou, Denis de Rougemont, Carlo Sforza, thereby recording the history of the European Community and celebrating Great Britain’s part it played toward it. Housed in original green slip-case with its marbled paper boards. A lavish folio (18”x 12.75”) in very fine condition with an additional printer’s proof of the Churchill contribution laid in. A beautiful production that any book lover would be proud to own. Estimated value:...

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LETTERS TO T. E. LAWRENCE: with letters from Churchill

Posted on Aug 26, 2012

LETTERS TO T. E. LAWRENCE: with letters from Churchill

2 Versions of the Book, Letters to T.E.Lawrence in a Custom Slipcase

PRESENTATION COPY

SOFTCOVER UNCORRECTED PROOF COPY…

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A Roving Commission – My Early Life by Winston Churchill: 1st American Edition

Posted on Aug 25, 2012

A Roving Commission – My Early Life by Winston Churchill: 1st American Edition

A ROVING COMMISSION – MY EARLY LIFE
First American edition, first printing (1930) signed “Winston S. Churchill September 1930” (in ink on the flyleaf)…

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