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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.
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
Jowett, Benjamin   (1817-1893)
Jowett, Benjamin English scholar and theologian, master of Balliol College, Oxford; a good friend of Florence Nightingale.
A neat letter, handwritten and signed in ink on a 7" x 4" sheet of notepaper (Oxford, May 20, no year) to a Mr Davey, inviting him and his wife to Oxford to meet Lord Coleridge and the Fawcetts (Henry and Millicent Fawcett).

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ref:10566  £30.00
Keeler, Christine   (1942- )
Keeler, Christine British model and call girl.
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
Mills, Freddie   (1919-1965)
Mills, Freddie British boxer, World Light Heavyweight Champion from 1948 to 1950.
fine vintage black and white photograph (5.5" x 3.5") of Mills in a boxing pose, signed and dated (1947) in black ink across the image.
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ref:6278  £40.00
Milne, John   (1850-1913)
Milne, John Great British geologist, the Father of Modern Seismology and the inventor of the first seismograph.
A bold signature and date (May 8th 1905) in black fountain pen ink on the front panel of an envelope (4.5" x 3.5"). RARE.

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ref:8968  £20.00
Mitchell, Leslie   (1905-1985)
Mitchell, Leslie Iconic British announcer.
An interesting letter, handwritten and signed in blue ink on a personal correspondence card (16.12.1982) to a lady named Deborah, together with a 5.25" x 3.25 inch black and white photograph, signed and inscribed ("To Deborah, Wishing you a happy Xmas and 1983, Leslie Mitchell") and a signature to the reverse of thr original correspondence envelope. Three items.

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ref:10358  £18.00
Moffat, William Graham   (1866-1951)
Moffat, William Graham Scottish actor, director and playwright, described as "the most humorous of Scotsmen" and an important figure in the Women's Suffrage Movement.
A very fine typed letter on Graham Moffat Productions Ltd letterheaded paper (December 9th 1926) in which he thanks a Mr Henry Sanders for his letter of congratulations and encloses photographs, as requested. There's an excellent signature in black fountain pen ink at the conclusion. RARE.

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ref:6577  £25.00
Moore, Bobby (and others)   (1941-1993)
Moore, Bobby (and others) English footballer, immortalised as the captain of the England team that won the 1966 World Cup.
A set of ink signatures to the blank reverse of a 7.5" x 6" portion of a Seating Plan for a World Sporting Club Dinner-Boxing Evening (12th November, 1976) at which Bobby Moore was a Top Table guest. Moore has added a bold signature in blue ink, as have eight other guests - Terry Mancini, Pat Jennings, Cliff Jones, Peter Bonetti, Trevor Brooking, Cyril Knowles, Alan Mullery and Dave Mackay.
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ref:9144  £95.00
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