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Callaghan, James   (1912-2005)
Callaghan, James English Labour politician and Prime Minister from 1976 (on Harold Wilson's surprise resignation) to 1979.
A very fine colour reproduction of David Griffiths' 2001 portrait in oil of Callaghan, on the front cover of a 4-page greetings card (8.25" x 5.75").The back cover is nicely signed and dated (February 2, 2004) in black ink.

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ref:9292  £30.00
Callaghan, James (and Heath & Major)   (1912-2005)
Callaghan, James (and Heath & Major) English Labour politician and Prime Minister from 1976 (on Harold Wilson’s surprise resignation) to 1979.
An excellent Palace of Westminster colour postcard (8.5" x 3.75"), nicely signed in black ink by James Callaghan.  Edward Heath and John Major have also added their signatures.

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ref:8902  £65.00
Castle, Barbara   (1910-2002)
Castle, Barbara British Labour Party politician, named by The Guardian as one of four of "Labour's greatest heroes", six years after her death.
A very fine typed letter on an 8" x 6" sheet of headed House of Commons notepaper (January 6, 1970) to an admirer who has sent a complimetary  letter and requests an autograph. Castle has responded with a fine example in blue ink.
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ref:10038  £10.00
D'Israeli, Isaac and Benjamin   
D'Israeli, Isaac and Benjamin This is an extraordinary survival – a piece (4”x 1.75”) neatly cut from a document (25th March 1801), signed in ink by Prime Minister Benjamin Disraeli’s father and grandfather, Isaac D’Israeli and Benjamin D’Israeli Sr.
VERY RARE


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ref:8578  £250.00
Dalton, Hugh   (1887-1962)
Dalton, Hugh Labour Party statesman, in Churchill's War Cabinet, making a notable contribution to the war effort with his establishment of the Special Operations Executive in 1940. The SOE’s mission was espionage, sabotage and reconnaissance in Occupied Europe and Churchill’s instruction to it was “to set Europe ablaze”.
A typed letter on a 5.25" x 4.5" sheet of House of Commons notepaper (2nd July, 1953), sending a fine signature in red ink to a fan.
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ref:10031  £15.00
Gaitskell, Hugh   (1906-1963)
Gaitskell, Hugh Great Labour statesman, “the best Labour Prime Minister Britain never had."
A very fine Dinner Menu for the 83rd Annual Supper of The Working Men's College (13th December 1958), nicely signed in dark blue ink to the back cover by Hugh Gaitskell, a guest, and by a second guest, James Laver. The Principal of the College, Sir Ronald Adam has also signed. RARE


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ref:9929  £65.00
Heath, Edward   (1916-2005)
Heath, Edward British Conservative Prime Minister.
A very fine signature in black ink on a white 6" x 4" card.
The signature was obtained in person.

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ref:3882  £15.00
Hobhouse, John Cam   (1786-1869)
Hobhouse, John Cam British politician and diarist, close friend of Lord Byron and the man who coined the phrase His Majesty's (Loyal) Opposition.
A very fine signature in ink in the lower left corner of a Free Front envelope panel (1837).

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ref:8184  £15.00
Hogg, Quintin   (1907-2001)
Hogg, Quintin British Conservative politician.
A fine typed letter on headed notepaper (Office of the Minister for Science, 22nd November, 1963) to a Miss Judith Wybron, of the Maidstone Young Conservative Association, thanking her for an invitation to speak at a conference but declining, saying "my programme of engagements is determined for me by Central Office and I simply cannot take on anything more". There's his usual elegant signature in black ink at the conclusion.
This comes with a 9" x 7.5" black and white photograph, signed and dated (1969) in black ink across a lighter area of the image.
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ref:8531  £12.00
Manners, John   (1818-1906)
Manners, John English statesman, best remembered for his friendship with Benjamin Disraeli and his involvement in the Young England movement.
A fine chatty letter (Albany, Friday, no year), handwritten and signed in ink on two sides of a 7" x 4.25" sheet of notepaper ("Last night I despatched an address in bad English to the Electors of Colchester")
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ref:9390  £25.00
Nabarro, Gerald   (1913-1973)
Nabarro, Gerald Controversial, Conservative politician with a much lapooned handlebar moustache, a series of Rolls Royces with personalised number-plates and a predilection for extremist racist remarks (on the BBC's "Any Questions" he infamously asked "How would you feel if your daughter wanted to marry a big buck nigger with the prospect of coffee-coloured grandchildren?")
A fine typed and signed letter on House of Commons paper (26th November 1957) to a man who has written in support of his proposals on Purchase Tax. It's an excellent ranting letter in which he says (amongs other things): "I can assure you I am absolutely inundated from all parts of the country with letters written in the same vein as yours, also support from trade associations of every kind and description, all of whom are sickened by the waste of manpower and materials and the loss of export potential arising from the Purchase Tax."


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ref:6357  £15.00
Powell, Enoch   (1912-1998
Powell, Enoch Controversial Conservative politician.
A fine letter, typed on an 8" x 6" sheet of House of Commons notepaper (23.9.72), thanking a correspondent for a letter ("I much appreciated your writing to me as you did"). There's an excellent signature in blue fountain pen ink at the conclusion.
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ref:9425  £25.00
Russell, Lord John   (1792-1878)
Russell, Lord John Whig statesman and Prime Minister.
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fine signature in ink, on a 4.5" x 2" piece cut from the bottom of a letter.
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ref:7868  £12.00
Thatcher, Margaret   (1925-2013)
Thatcher, Margaret British Prime Minister from 1979 to 1990.
A presentation item of undoubted authenticity - a very fine colour photograph (5" x 4"), officially mounted to board (8" x 6") and signed and inscribed ("To Th.Alex Moffat, Congratulations on your 90th birthday, Margaret Thatcher") in ink below the photograph.
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ref:9757  £40.00
Thatcher, Margaret   (1925-2013)
Thatcher, Margaret British Prime Minister from 1979 to 1990.
An exceptional typed and signed letter, as Prime Minister, on an 8.25" x 6" sheet of 10 Downing Street notepaper (29 April, 1986) in which Thatcher thanks The Earl of Dudley for a letter of support. The signature and the name of the recipient are in blue fountain pen ink. Very good content.

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ref:9973  £125.00
Wilson, Harold   (1916-1995)
Wilson, Harold Great British Labour statesman, Prime Minister from 1964-1970 and from 1974 to 1976.
A very fine sepia-tinted photograph (5.75" x 3.5"), neatly signed in blue fountain pen ink to the lower white panel.

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ref:10116  £40.00
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