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Harriman, W. Averell   (1891-1986)
Harriman, W. Averell American Democratic Party politician, businessman and diplomat, best remembered for his diplomatic missions during World War II.
A very fine black and white photograph (7" x 5"), nicely signed in dark blue ink to the lower white margin.

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ref:7460  £15.00
Harris, Lord   (1851-1932)
Harris, Lord British amateur cricketer, cricket administrator and politician; a good friend of W.G.Grace.
A short, but important, typed and ink-signed letter on a 10" x 8" sheet of headed notepaper (8 Old Jewry, London EC2. 22nd June, 1926) to the Chief Book Editor of publishers Cassell & Co in London.
Harris encloses his foreword to "Mr Noble's book".
Mr Noble was the great Australian cricketer Monty Noble (1873-1940), who in 1926 published a  very influential book on the sport of cricket, "The Game's the Thing". Its importance is shown by the fact that Lord Harris was persuaded to write a foreword to it.


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ref:8971  £40.00
Herbert, Sidney   (1810-1861)
Herbert, Sidney English statesman and a close ally and confidant of Florence Nightingale, whom he sent out to Scutari during the Crimean War.
A fine signature in black ink on an 8" x 3.25" piece cut from a military document.

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ref:8967  £18.00
Hesketh-Fleetwood, Peter   (1801-1866
Hesketh-Fleetwood, Peter English landowner, developer and Member of Parliament, who founded the town of Fleetwood, in Lancashire.
A fine Free Front (Preston, May six, 1835) to a Mrs Rushton in Uttoxexeter,  handwritten in ink and signed, as usual to the lower left corner. VERY RARE.

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ref:4950  £40.00
Hill, Graham   (1929-1975)
Hill, Graham British racing driver who was twice Formula One World Champion.
A very fine Embassy Racing colour photograph (6" x 4.25"). nicely signed and inscribed ("To James, Best Wishes, Graham Hill") in ink across the image.
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ref:10124  £150.00
Hunt, John   (1910-1998)
Hunt, John British military officer who is best known as the leader of the 1953 expedition that conquered Mount Everest.
A very fine casual colour photograph (5" x 3.25") of the older John Hunt, nicely signed in blue ink across a light area of the image.

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ref:8143  £25.00
Irving, Laurence (and Mabel)   (1871-1914)
Irving, Laurence (and Mabel) Heroic English actor, son of the great Henry Irving, who died trying to save his wife Mabel in the worst shipping disaster in Canadian history.
A
very fine Rotary postcard showing Laurence and Mabel Irving together in Typhoon, the play in which they were appearing when they died in the Empress of Ireland disaster.Both have added a fine signature in dark blue ink across the image.VERY RARE.
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ref:8807  £30.00
Jacques, Serge   (1928- )
Jacques, Serge Legendary French pin-up photographer and publisher of the French soft-porn magazine "Paris-Hollywood",
A vintage signed black and white photograph (a little larger than 8" x 10") of one of his favourite pin-up models, Betty Mars, wearing nothing more than a pretty pout.

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ref:183  £125.00
Jenner, William   (1815-1898)
Jenner, William British physician, chiefly remembered for having discovered the difference between typhus and typhoid fever.
A fine ink signature and six lines of text, cut from the bottom of a letter, on a piece measuring 4.5" x 2.75".

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ref:7863  £15.00
Keeler, Christine   (1942- )
Keeler, Christine British model and call girl.
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very fine hardback first edition copy of her 2001 autobiography The Truth At Last (Sidgwick & Jackson), nicely signed in blue ink to the main title page.
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ref:9447  £125.00
Knox-Shaw, Harold   (1885-1970)
Knox-Shaw, Harold Eminent British astronomer, the first to photograph Halley's Comet in 1910.
A fine signature in ink, cut from the bottom of a letter, on a small piece measuring 2.25" x 0.75".

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ref:8848  £10.00
Lebrun, Albert   (1871-1950)
Lebrun, Albert French politician, president of France from 1932 to 1940; the last President of the Fourth Republic.
A fine card (4.5" x 3.5"), neatly signed and dated (May 4th, 1938) in black ink.

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ref:8389  £15.00
Leighton, Sara   (1937- )
Leighton, Sara Astonishingly lovely English society painter, author and actress.
A beautiful early vintage black and white photograph (5.25" x 3.5"), nicely signed across the image in blue fountain pen ink.

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ref:5749  £12.00
Lewinsky, Monica   (1973- )
Lewinsky, Monica
American White House intern who nearly ended a Presidency.
A very fine First Edition hardback copy of Andrew Morton's 1999 biography of Lewinsky, Monica's Story (Michael O'Mara Books Limited), signed in full to the main title page by both Lewinsky and the author, Andrew Morton. RARE in this form.

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ref:1445  £30.00
Lipton, Thomas   (1848-1931)
Lipton, Thomas Great Scottish-born grocer, tea merchant and yachtsman, a self-made multimillionaire.
A fine typed letter on an 8" x 10" sheet of headed notepaper (Osidge, Southgate, Middlesex. 30th September 1926) to a doctor, sending a cheque for 13 guiness for services rendered. Lipton adds "I am glad to say that as a result of your work I am feeling greatly benefited and am now pretty well rid of the pain". There's a strong signature in ink at the conclusion.

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ref:9371  £75.00
Littlejohn, Henry   (1826-1914)
Littlejohn, Henry Great Scottish surgeon, forensic scientist and public health pioneer; one of the two sources of inspiration for Arthur Conan Doyle's Sherlock Holmes.
A fine signature in ink on a 8.25" x 5.5" page from a Victorian birthday book.
In very good condition.

A rare Sherlock Holmes collectable.



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ref:7880  £75.00
Lodge, Oliver   (1851-1940)
Lodge, Oliver Great British physicist and inventor (his many inventions include the spark plug).
A fine typed and signed letter on a 9" x 7" sheet of headed notepaper (Normanton House, Lake, Salisbury, 18th April 1925) to the editor of the Daily Express, R.D.Blumenfeld

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ref:9378  £40.00
Marghiloman, Alexandru   (1854-1925)
Marghiloman, Alexandru Romanian conservative statesman who served for a short time in 1918 (March–October) as Prime Minister of Romania, and had a decisive role during World War I.
A very fine vintage sepia Romanian postcard, nicely signed in ink across a clear area of the image.

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ref:8782  £20.00
Martineau, James   (1805-1900)
Martineau, James British philosopher and theologian.
A witty letter, handwritten in black ink on headed notepaper (10 Gordon Street, London W.C., Feb 9, 1871) to a lady who has clearly written to ask for an autograph.

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ref:8219  £20.00
McLaren, Agnes   (1837-1913)
McLaren, Agnes Distinguished Scottish doctor and leading figure in the women's suffrage movement.
A fine ink signature on an 8.25" x 5.5" page from a Victorian birthday book. A modern reproduction of an early image is neatly corner-mounted below her signature.

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ref:7881  £12.00
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