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WINSTON SPENCER CHURCHILL.
THE WORLD CRISIS. 1927. Thornton Butterworth. Blue cloth, gilt. All maps & charts present in excellent condition. Neat name on front paste down.
1916-1918. Part 1. 1927. Ist printing. Very good condition. £75.00
1916-18. Part 2. 1927. 2nd impression in very good condition. £25.00
THE AFTERMATH. Part 3. 1929. Errata slip present.
Blue cloth a little bubbly on edge of spine otherwise In very good condition. £125.00.
MY EARLY LIFE. 1930. Thornton Butterworth. Photo illustrations.
Library copy in library binding with library bookplate & cancel stamps.
Folded map frayed at fore-edge but complete.
All maps & illustrations present. A very good reading & working copy. £40.00
CHARLES. IXTH DUKE OF MARLBOROUGH,K.G. 1934.
Original wraps. Written with C C MARTINDALE. £80.00
VICTORY. 1946. War Speeches 1945. Compiled by Charles Eade.
Light foxing of front end papers. £8.00
THE SECOND WORLD WAR.1948-1954. 1954.
6 volumes all very good in like dw's. £100.00
THE SECOND WORLD WAR. Vol 2 : Their Finest Hour. 1949.
Name on front end paper. £10.00
THE SECOND WORLD WAR. Vol 3: The Grand Alliance. 1950.
Name on front end paper. Small faded stain on upper case. £8.00
PAINTING AS A PASTIME. 1948. Contains reproductions, in full colour,
of 18 Churchill paintings. Frontispiece. Dw slightly rubbed and chipped. £25.00
A HISTORY OF THE ENGLISH-SPEAKING PEOPLES. 1958.
Volume IV The Great Democracies. Dw. £5.00
IF I LIVED MY LIFE AGAIN. 1974. Dw. Edited by Jack Fishman. £5.00
A CHURCHILL ANTHOLOGY. 1962. Odhams. Dw. Introduced by F W Heath. Buckram. Colour frontspiece. 16 pages of photographs. £20.00
HIS WIT AND WISDOM. nd. Heron Books. Selections from his works & soeeches with an introduction by Jack House. Pocket size edition, 149 pp.
Black spine & plum red cover with gilt decorations. Very good condition. £5.00
MR CHURCHILL. nd. A Pictorial Cavalacade of his Life & Extracts from his Immortal Speeches. Orig pictorial stiff wraps. £6.00
ILLUSTRATED LONDON NEWS. 1954. WINSTON CHURCHILL.
Statesman, Historian, Sportsman, Soldier and Orator.
Complete issue devoted to The Greatest Figure of Our Time.
Illustrated both in colour & black & white.
Articles on Churchill by Earl Winterton, Cyril Falls, E D O'Brien & C Petrie.
Very small colour bleeding from the margin edge of the front red cover on to the front blank free end paper otherwise in very good condition. Large format. £15.00
Items with contributions by W S Churchill.
THE LEGION BOOK. Ed. H Cotton MINCHIN. 1929. Curwen Press.
(W S Churchill, R Kipling, A E Coppard , D Garnett, H Wolfe, E Wallace,
A Bennettt, P G Wodehouse, E Blunden, A Huxley, W De La Mare, R Bridges,
V Sackville-West, J Galsworthy, H Walpole, J C Squire, J Drinkwater, L Binyon,
G K Chesterton, H Belloc, W H Davies,etc.) Illus by E Ravilious , C Leighton,
J Epstein, W Nicholson, E F Daglish, E Bawden ,etc
Edition limited to 600 copies in red/brown buckram. Covers very slightly worn. 600 copies only printed. An uncommon 1st impression. £65.00
THE LEGION BOOK,. Ed. H Cotton MINCHIN. 1929. Curwen Press.
Covers very slightly faded. Partially erased scribbling on some pages
which has damaged the blank end papers, otherwise very good. £15.00
THE NEW EXAMEN by JOHN PAGET. 1934. Haworth.
With a critical 74pp introduction by W S Churchill.
Small light stain on spine otherwise a very good copy. £15.00
TEN CHAPTERS. 1942-1945. 1945.
Introduced by B L Montgomery who describes this book as a short & personal record of his activities as at various times.
Churchill wrote a page in Montgomery 's autograph book recording his own impressions & comments. These have been reproduced in facs & are the main feature. £8.00
THE IMPORTANCE OF SCRUTINY. Ed. Eric BENTLEY. 1948. USA.
Selections from Scrutiny complete with an index for Scrutiny.
(G Santayana, R C Churchill, Leavis, E Rickword , M Turnell, F W Bateson,
L C Knights, etc.) Original wraps. £16.00
PARNASSUS NEAR PICCADILLY. Ed. Leslie FREWIN. 1965.
Dw very slightly frayed. The Cafe Royal Centenary Book with 100 recipes
of the Cafe Royal by Helen Burke. (G Greene, O Sitwell, C Graves , J Gawsworth,
G Whiting, Beverley Nichols, Lord Kinross, Augustus John, W S Churchill,
D Benedictus, etc.) £15.00
SALUTE THE SOLDIER. Ed. Eric Wheeler BUSH. 1966.
An Anthology of Quotations, Poems & Prose collected from many sources,
ranging over the whole gamut of Military Operations; Indian Mutiny,
Spartan, Civil, Peninsular, Napoleonic, China, Zulu, Afghan, the Great War
& Second World Wars, etc. (Napoleon, Wavell, Liddell Hart, J Masefield,
W S Churchill, R Aldington, Marshall Foch, Chester Wilmot, C Sykes, Rommel, etc.) £10.00
THE FIRST CUCKOO. Ed. Kenneth GREGORY. 1976. Introduced by B Levin.
A Collection of the most witty, amusing & memorable letters to the Times
1900-1975. Dw sl frayed. (G M Trevelyan, M Stopes, J Squire, O Sitwell,
T Hardy, V Sackville-West, A L Rowse, P G Wodehouse, J M Wylie, I Zangwill,
J Galsworthy, R Hughes, W S Churchill, Conan Doyle, T S Eliot, H Williamson,
R Graves , H G Wells, J Masefield, G B Shaw, A A Milne, A P Herbert,etc.) £8.00
B B C HAND BOOK. 1929. Introduced by C MORGAN.
2 full page cartoons by Heath Robinson with others by H M Bateman, A Watts
& E Bawden. Photo of "Historic Occasion:the Chancellor of the Xchequer(Winston Churchill) explains his Budget. " W Hay, H R C Sheppard, D MacCarthy. (Heath Robinson, A Wats, E Bawden, H M Bateman, W S Churchill), W Hay, R C Sheppard, D MacCarthy, etc.) £8.50
IMPRINT: OREGON. Ed. MARTIN SCHMIDT.
V1/1-V2/2 1974-75. A biannual publication publishing literate articles based
on the special resources of the University of Oregon Library.
The 1st issue consists of “Printer's Life is the Life for Me”, by Elizabeth Orton Jones. 24 pp with many illustrations from children's books.
The 2nd “Sir Winston Churchill's Potholes” and “H L Davis in Tennessee.”
The 3rd “Escape with Me”, a photo essay of Portland Movie Theatres 1925-35.
The 4th a note on James Henry Dougherty & a detailed bibliography of his work.
All are in original pictorial wraps, illustrated, in excellent condition, though three have faint rubber library stamps in their upper panels. 4 issues. £100.00
LIFE INTERNATIONAL.ARTICLE. 1965. Original wraps.
THE DRAMATIC LIFE OF THE MAN OF THE CENTURY.
Together with WINSTON CHURCHILL-highlights of the Centenary Exhibition
by E Kendall in OBSERVER. 12/5/74. £8.00
THE STUDIO. 1955 April. (G Greene-Short letter disclaiming the authorship of the line, “In Switzerland they have had 1, 500 years of democracy & peace & what has it produced? The Cuckoo-clock!” He attributes it to Orson Wells. R Hague on David Jones at the Tate; A Bury on C Cundall; G Sutherland's portrait of Churchill in colour, etc.) £10.00
THE BULLETIN OF INTERNATIONAL NEWS. 1938-1944.
v.15/20-v. 15/25 8 Oct-17 Dec 1938; v. 19/11 Mar 1943; v. 20/1-v. 21/20 9 Jan 1943-30 Sept 1944.
A detailed record of the International Events and their repercussions. Covers British Policy in Palestine 1937-8; Speeches by Hitler,
Mr Churchill, Smuts, N Chamberlain, M Daladier, J Smuts, etc.)
53 Issues in original wraps. £150.00
SALUTE THE SOLDIER. Ed. Eric Wheeler BUSH. 1966.
An Anthology of Quotations, Poems & Prose collected from many sources,
ranging over the whole gamut of Military Operations;- Indian Mutiny, Spartan,
Civil, Peninsular, Napoleonic, Afghan, China , Zulu, the Great War & Second
World Wars, etc. (Napoleon, Wavell, Liddell Hart, J Masefield, Churchill, R Aldington,
Marshall Foch, Chester Wilmot, Rommel.) £8.50
FOX-DAVIES, A C, Editor. THE BOOK OF PUBLIC SPEAKING. 1913.
Caxton Publishing Co. Largely a compilation of late C19 speeches and talks on a wide variety of subjects by mainly English and American notables, though other nationalities and periods are presented. Includes Kipling on Literature, Balfour on Golf, Cardinal Manning on the Jews, Huxley on Science and Art, Mark Twain on Women, Churchill on the Welsh, Woodrow Wilson on Tarrif Reform, Pankhurst on Suffragettes, Dickens on Friends across the Seas, etc.
5 volumes:all published. Original cloth, gilt decoration and lettering.
Indexes of speakers & their speeches. All volumes. very good indeed. £60.00
KING AND COUNTRY. 1940. Zodiac Books.
Selections from British War Speeches 1939-40, including several by Churchill as well as The King & Queen, Eden, Chamberlain, Bevin & J B Priestley. £5.00
OUT OF THE WHIRLWIND. 1953. A Play commissioned by the Dean & Chapter of Westminster in support of the Westminster Abbey Appeal launched by Sir Winston Churchill & produced in the Coronation setting of the Abbey, June, 1953.
Programme of the play, peformed in the Abbey laid in together with a 2pp article on Hassall by Campbell Nairne taken from John O'London, 19/6/53. £15.00
EDDIE MARSH. 1959. Dw. A fascinating biography for anyone interested in the Literature & Art of the period and the effect of war.
It contains many passages from previously unpublished letters from H James, Sassoon, Somerset Maugham, Churchill, Rosenberg , Gertler,etc.
It of course covers the whole of Brooke's Career & the stormy and painful inception of the famous memoir. Proof copy in original drab wraps, together with "some notes on the biography" and "what they said." £35.00
EDDIE MARSH. 1959. Dw. Near fine. £25.00
Cutting from The OBSERVER dated 15/6/47 with a poem by Linklater honouring Churchill who was recovering from an operation, together with 2 obituariesof Linklater. £5.00
ADAM. 1946 Aug. No 161. (A Symposium on G B Shaw with contributions from
J Agate, S Thorndike, Joad, Saurat, F E Loewenstein & W S Churchill.
T S Eliot on European Culture; F Mauriac on C Humains. E J Dent & Poulenc on Edwin Evans.
Poems by J J Keith, A Ridler, G Reavey,etc. ). £12.00
BOOKS & PERIODICALS containing work about CHURCHILL.
MR CHURCHILL IN 1940 by Isaiah BERLIN. (1964) Dw. £6.00
CHURCHILL by HIS CONTEMPORARIES. Ed. Charles EADE. 1953. Dw.
(Hitler, M Muggeridge, E Shinwell , L Hore-Belisha, Guy Eden, P Reynaud,
N Birkett , Compton Mackenzie, A P Herbert, C E M Joad, T Bodkin, R Dimbleby,
I Brown, D W Eisenhower, A L Rowse, G B Shaw, A M Low, etc.) Illustrated. £20.00
WINSTON SPENCER CHURCHILL. Cassell.
Introduced by J Marchant. Dw. A Tribute by various hands presented to him on his 80th birthday. Complete with the wrap around card for Churchill's 80th birthday designed to be sent to him. (A Herbert, G Murray, Lords Cecil, & Samuel, C Attlee, A Eden, J Rothenstein,etc.) £12.00
CHURCHILL by R H KIERNAN. 1942. Advance proof copy in original wraps.
Spine sunned. Name on front end paper. Illustrated. £8.00
PORTRAIT OF CHURCHILL by G EDEN. (1945) Covers a little soiled. Illustrated. £5.00
WINSTON CHURCHILL THE PAINTER. 1958. USA. Dw.
Introduced by J G Diefenbaker. Souvenir Catalogue of the first Exhibition of his Paintings. £12.00
MORAN, Lord. WINSTON CHURCHILL THE STRUGGLE FOR SURVIVAL
1940-1965. 1966. Constable & Co. Red calf with gilt lettering.
Illustrated in black & white with over 20 full page plates. £8.00
MORIN, Relman. CHURCHILL:PORTRAIT OF GREATNESS. 1965.
Sidgwick & Jackson. Dw. Profusely illustrated. £6.00
CHURCHILL. THE LIFE TRIUMPHANT. 1965. Introduced by D Eisenhower.
The Historical Record of Ninety Years compiled by American Heritage Magazine
with a biographical essay by H A GRUNWALD.
Colour & black & white plates throughout. £8.00
CHURCHILL by R MORIN. 1965. Dw. A Portrait of Greatness.
Profusely illustrated with photographs. £12.00
WINSTON S CHURCHILL by Randolph CHURCHILL. 1966-1967.
4 volumes. (Youth 1874-1900. Young Statesman1901-1914.
Companion volumes 1 & 2. 1874-1900.) Illustrated. Covers a little worn. £80.00
CHURCHILL HIS PAINTINGS. 1967. Hamish Hamilton.
Introduced by Lady Churchill. Dw damaged. Compiled by David Coombs.
Colour plates, a background sketch to the Paintings, reproductions in monochrome; index of titles, subjects and owners. £16.00
ACTION THIS DAY. Dw. Edited & introduced by Sir John Wheeler-Bennett.
1968. Reprint. Working with Churchill. Memoirs by Lord Norman Brook,
John Colville, Sir John Martin, Sir Ian Jacob, Lord Bridges , Sir Leslie Rowan.£5.00
WINSTON S CHURCHILL. 1969. Heinemann. Dws.
Three volumes:-1901-1907. 1907-1911. 1911-1914. Mint. £60.00
FEDDEN, Robin. CHURCHILL AT CHARTWELL. 1969. Dw.
7 Colour Plates & 21 Black & White Illustrations. £10.00
WINSTON CHURCHILL by Henry PELLING. 1974.
Dw with two closed tears. £8.50
CHURCHILL AND MORTON by R W THOMPSON. 1976.
Churchill's Own Spy. Uncorrected Proof copy in original wraps.
Some line annotation not affecting text. £5.00
GILBERT, Martin. WINSTON CHURCHILL: THE WILDERNESS YEARS. 1981. Macmillan. Dw. Illustrated in black/white. £6.00
THE IRREPRESSIBLE CHURCHILL. 1985. Dw. Illustrated.
Stories, sayings & impressions selected & compiled by KAY HALLE. £6.00
DOWNING STREET THE WAR YEARS by John MARTIN (former Principal Private Secretary to Winston Churchill.) 1991. Illustrated. £6.00
CHURCHILL. Ed. MARTIN GILBERT. 1992. BBC.
The first complete TV biography in 4 Sections, the contents being taken from archive film , documents, interviews:- General overview; In Politics; War Leader; Wartime Speeches.
Mint in original printed plastic wallet type folder complete with the original ties.£8.00
THOMAS, David A. CHURCHILL. THE MEMBER FOR WOODFORD. 1995.
Inscribed presentation copy signed by both the Author as well as Churchill's successor as MP for Woodford Lord (Patrick) Jenkin of Roding.
Local newspaper cutting regarding the book launch loosely inserted.
Fine in like dw. £65.00
MR CHURCHILL. N.d. Original pictorial stiff wraps.
A Pictorial Cavalacade of his Life & Extracts from his Immortal Speeches. £6.00
THE MEMOIRS OF SIR ANTHONY EDEN. 1960-1965. All with dust jackets.
3 volumes:- The Full Circle ; The Eden Memoirs; The Reckoning. £30.00
COLVILLE, John. FOOTPRINTS IN TIME. 1976. Dw slightly frayed. £6.00
(The author worked with Churchill throughout both his terms as Prime Minister.)
THE WAR incorporating WAR PICTORIAL. Ed R J MINNEY.
No.1-85. Oct 1939 - Aug 5 1941. "A vivid week-to-week record of the War
by famous Writers. Scores of Wonderful Photographs, many Diagrams & Maps".
Report on speeches of the time by Churchill, Hitler, etc. covering all aspects of the War with topical contributions from A G MacDonald, R Forbes, H Baerlein, A M Low, A Maurois , Lord Strabolgi , Count Sforza , R C Sheriff, N Henderson, Duff Cooper, Generals Pile & Fuller, Sikorski , E Wilkinson, J Langdon-Davies, J B S Haldane , etc. Original wraps, very fragile. £95.00
ILLUSTRATED LONDON NEWS. 1954.
Complete issue devoted to Winston Churchill- “The Greatest Figure of Our Time”. Articles on Churchill by C Petrie, Earl Winterton , Cyril Falls , & E D O'Brien. Illustrated both in colour & black & white. Very small colour bleeding from the margin edge of the front red cover on to the front blank free end paper otherwise in very good condition. Large format. £20.00
1000 MAKERS OF THE MILLENNIUM. Ed. FRAN JONES. 1999.
Original paper cover boards. Profusley illustrated in colour & black/white.
Some of the many featured include Shakespeare, Diana Princess of Wales, Columbus, Martin Luther King, Freud, Florence Nightingale, Gandhi, Dali, John Lennon, Nelson Mandela, da Vinci, Abraham Lincoln, Neil Armstrong, Mother Teresa, Napoleon, Charlie Chaplin, Elvis Presley, Queen Victoria, Winston Churchill, Mozart, Christopher Wren, Lewis Carol etc. 272pp.
Very good. £6.00
BULLEN, Keith. A CONSERVATIVE ESTIMATE. (1939)
Single page poem calling for the return of Churchill to power. £25.00
WOODS, Frederick. A BIBLIOGRAPHY OF THE WORKS of
Sir WINSTON SPEBCER CHURCHILL. KG, OM, CH, MP. 1963. Dw. £40.00
SITWELL, Osbert. THE WINSTONBURG LINE. 1919. The Bomb Shop.
3 Satires, one being about Churchill whose caricature appears on the upper wrap. Original wraps slightly dusty, end papers very slightly foxed otherwise very goodf copy of author's first solo publication. Uncommon. £100.00
ROBERTS, Cecil. A MAN AROSE. 1941. Dw. Long poetic tribute to Churchill whose Beaton portrait is the frontispiece. £16.00
POUND, Reginald. A MAYPOLE IN THE STRAND. 1948. Dw.
Extracts made during the Author's editorship of The Strand Magazine 1942-1946. Includes reminiscences of Churchill, H Williamson, Conan Doyle, etc. £16.00
SKETCHES FOR A COMPOSITE LITERARY PORTRAIT.
Edited by C HASSALL & D MATHEWS. 1953. Original wraps. A Portrait of Sir Edward Marsh. Facs/frontis of letter from Marsh. Graves, F Cornford, H Nicolson, Churchill, R Mortimer, De La Mare, Blunden, Somerset Maugham, R Macauley, C Morgan, C Asquith, J Rothenstein,
E M's papers, etc. Illustrated. £15.00
HAFFNER, Sebastian. A BOOK OF BRITISH PROFILES. 1954. Dw.
Profiles on Beerbohm, Churchill, H Moore, Priestley, Epstein, etc. £5.00
ROWSE, A L. MEMORIES OF MEN AND WOMEN. 1980. Dw.
Personal Recollections of W S Churchill, Lady Astor, A Christie, A Maurois, W H Auden, Lord Beaverbrook, Edmund Wilson, S E Morison, G M Trevelyan& Princess Bibesco, etc. £10.00
A Catalogue of. ENGLISH LITERATURE AND HISTORY issued by Sotheby's. 21/7/88. Includes work by C Darwin, W Churchill, F Nightingale, W De La Mare, E Bagnold, G B Shaw, W B Yeats, etc. Illustrated in black/white. Original pictorial wraps. 537 lots. £5.00