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Beresford, Lord Charles   (1846-1919)
Beresford, Lord Charles British admiral with an extraordinary career and private life, described as "Admiral Insubordinate" by a biographer.
A fine ink signature, cut from a letter on a piece measuring 3.25" x 1.75".

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ref:8629  £10.00
Beresford VC, Lord William   (1847-1900)
Beresford VC, Lord William Irish-born soldier who was awarded the Victoria Cross for valour in the Zulu War of 1879.
A bold signature in black ink, on a 5" x 4" piece cut from a letter. The letter was to a member of the Royal Navy, in command of HMS Lapwing, a Redbreast class gunboat at Calcutta, so was clearly from Beresford's later career on the staff of the Viceroy of India. The letter was sent post-1889, the year of HMS Lapwing's commissioning. VERY RARE.



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ref:10411  £125.00
Bergen, Edgar   (1903-1978)
Bergen, Edgar American ventriloquist, whose dummy was Charlie McCarthy.
A superb vintage sepia photograph (8" x 10"), showing Bergen and Charlie McArthy as elegant "toffs", nicely signed and inscribed ("Best wishes to Pat & Mary from Edgar Bergen and Charlie McCarthy") in blue fountain pen ink across the image.
The signature was obtained in July 1948 when Bergen was appearing at the London Palladium.


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ref:9335  £75.00
Berger, Francesco   (1834-1933)
Berger, Francesco London-born composer, who befriended and knew all the giants of Victorian musical life, from Berlioz to Tchaikovsky and who was great personal friend of Charles Dickens.
A
fine signature and four lines of text (with musical content) in black ink, on a piece cut from a letter (4.5" x 2").
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ref:7210  £25.00
Berger, Francesco   (1834-1933)
Berger, Francesco London-born composer, who befriended and knew all the giants of Victorian musical life, from Berlioz to Tchaikovsky and who was great personal friend of Charles Dickens.
A fine 2-page letter, handwritten in black ink (6 York Street, Portman Square, 21/5/90) to the photographer E.Kelsey, giving us some idea of how constantly busy he was.


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ref:3835  £75.00
Berger, Francesco   (1834-1933)
Berger, Francesco London-born composer, who befriended and knew all the giants of Victorian musical life, from Berlioz to Tchaikovsky and who was great personal friend of Charles Dickens.
A fine signature and musical quotation in black fountain pen ink on a part-page cut from a Victorian Birthday book (June 10th).

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ref:3836  £40.00
Berger, Senta   (1941- )
Berger, Senta Lovely German actress.
A very pretty black and white German postcard (photograph by Peter Pruy), nicely signed in black ink.


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ref:3482  £18.00
Berger, Senta   (1941- )
Berger, Senta Lovely German actress.
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n exceptionally pretty black and white photograph (5.75" x 4.25") boldly signed in green ink.
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ref:8109  £18.00
Bernard, Andree   (1966- )
Bernard, Andree Lovely blonde British actress.
How to describe this extraordinary 8" x 10" colour photograph? A stunning, unashamed display of her lovely natural talents, with her modesty preserved by strategic floral displays.



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ref:8525  £18.00
Bernhardt, Sarah   (1844-1923)
Bernhardt, Sarah French actress, the greatest of her age; known as “The Divine Sarah”.
A lovely W & D Downey glossy vintage sepia cabinet photograph (6.6" x 4.25") of the Divine Sarah, shedding a tear. There's an excellent signature and date (1912) in black ink across the image.


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ref:9970  £250.00
Besant, Walter   (1836-1901)
Besant, Walter English novelist and humanitarian, one of the greatest of the Victorian Era.
A fine letter on headed paper (Frognal End, Hampstead, N.W., Sept 23 1893), handwritten in black fountain pen ink to a fan, mentioning his 1889 work, For Faith and Freedom.


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ref:6598  £30.00
Best, Edna   (1900-1974)
Best, Edna

English actress, most memorably seen as the mother of kidnap victim Nova Pilbeam in Hitchcock's The Man Who Knew Too Much (1934) and the wife of prodigal violinist Leslie Howard in Intermezzo (1939).

A lovely early vintage 1930s FILM WEEKLY sepia photograph (5.25" x 3.25") of a very young Edna Best, boldly signed in black ink across the image.


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ref:3053  £12.00
Best, Edna   (1900-1974)
Best, Edna Very fine English actress, probably most famous for her roles as  mother of kidnap victim Nova Pilbeam in Hitchcock's The Man Who Knew Too Much (1934) and the wife of prodigal violinist Leslie Howard in Intermezzo (1939).
A small collection of 3 rare and very early Edna Best items, including an excellent photograph of her with the twins she had to her first husband (none of whom are ever mentioned in biographies!)

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ref:5711  £25.00
Bevin, Ernest   (1991-1951)
Bevin, Ernest Great British Labour statesman.
A fine signature in dark blue ink, cut from the bottom of a letter, on a piece measuring 6.5" x 1.75".
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ref:10380  £20.00
Bing, Herman   (1889-1947)
Bing, Herman Great German-born character actor, long in Hollywood; provided the voice of the Ringmaster in Disney's 1941 classic cartoon, Dumbo.
A rare vintage signature in black ink on a 4.5" x 4.25"album page, with a small attached contemporary magzine photograph.

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ref:7560  £20.00
Binoche, Juliette   (1964- )
Binoche, Juliette French actress of extraordinary beauty.
A truly gorgeous colour photograph (8" x 10"), showing Binoche in all her natural beauty, nicely signed in black ink across a clear area of the image. The signature was obtained in person at the Barbican Theatre in London in September 2012
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ref:9979  £50.00
Binoche, Juliette   (1964- )
Binoche, Juliette French actress of extraordinary beauty.
A very pretty colour photograph (8" x 10") of Binoche as Vianne Rocher in Chocolat (2000). There's a bold signature in blue ink across the image.
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ref:10280  £40.00
Bisset, Jacqueline   (1944- )
Bisset, Jacqueline

British actress, once voted by Newsweek “Most Beautiful Actress of All Time”.

A peach of a colour photograph (8" x 10"), boldly signed in black ink across a light area of the image. Gorgeous!
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ref:9881  £40.00
Bisset, Jacqueline   (1944- )
Bisset, Jacqueline

British actress, once voted by Newsweek “Most Beautiful Actress of All Time”.

A lovely colour photograph (8" x 10") of  Bisset, as Giovanna Goodthighs in Casino Royale (1967). There's an excellent signature in dark blue ink across the image.
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ref:9832  £30.00
Bisset, Jacqueline   (1944- )
Bisset, Jacqueline
British actress, once voted by Newsweek “Most Beautiful Actress of All Time”.
An extraordinary signed black and white 8" x 10" photograph, showing Bisset as a bar-room floozy, in a basque and stockings and garters (one of which has come adrift). I can't recognise the film, but the presence of a GI in the background suggests it might have been Inchon (1981).

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ref:1831  £15.00
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