Category: Manuscripts

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ARMATA, A Fragment; Together with

ARMATA, A Fragment; Together with THE SECOND PART OF ARMATA

Erskine, Thomas (1st Baron Erskine)

London: John Murray. 1817

First edition of both parts, each an inscribed presentation copy. Two volumes bound in one. Contemporary full red morocco gilt. All edges gilt. A very good copy, the attractive...

9081

£3,750.00

ON HER MAJESTY'S SECRET SERVICE

ON HER MAJESTY'S SECRET SERVICE Inscribed Presentation Copy of the first edition together with the marked up Uncorrected Proof Copy.

Fleming, Ian

London: Jonathan Cape. 1962

First edition, first printing together with the Uncorrected Proof Copy. The first an inscribed presentation copy. Original cloth in dustwrapper. A very good copy, in the very good...

9528

£22,500.00

ELECTRIC LADYLAND.

ELECTRIC LADYLAND. The original album cover artwork for the U.S. issue of Jimi Hendrix's 1968 masterpiece.

Hendrix, Jimi

Los Angeles: Warner Brothers. 1968

The original album cover artwork for the U.S. issue of Jimi Hendrix's 1968 masterpiece, Electric Ladyland. Photo collage on board. The "mechanical" for an unreleased alternate...

13012

£3,750.00

WOOL: A BRITISH EMPIRE ASSET; WOOL AND IT'S CHARACTERISTICS; WOOL FOR THE MASSES; SOME CHANGES IN WOOL PRODUCTION.

WOOL: A BRITISH EMPIRE ASSET; WOOL AND IT'S CHARACTERISTICS; WOOL FOR THE MASSES; SOME CHANGES IN WOOL PRODUCTION. Four Original Typscripts: Three For B.B.C. Radio Broadcasts, the other a Lecture Delivered Before The Bradford Textile Society.

Hollings, Samuel Banks; [The Wool Record]

Original Typescript. 1926

Four original typescripts together with a quantity of related letters and a signed menu for The Optimists' Corner of the Bradford Liberal Club Annual Dinner (Jan 9th 1924). "Wool:...

13587

£250.00

THE GLORY OF THE GARDEN

THE GLORY OF THE GARDEN

Kipling, Rudyard

Original Manuscript. 1960

Illuminated manuscript on vellum. Measuring 34.5 x 24cms. Card mount. This fine manuscript of Kipling's poem is in an unknown but highly skilled hand. A beautiful original artwork.

11110

£375.00

THE LITTLE DRUMMER GIRL.

THE LITTLE DRUMMER GIRL. A Presentation Photo-Album From The Director of the 1984 Film George Hill, To The Actor Thorley Walters (who played Ned Quilley).

Le Carre, John (pseudonym of David Cornwell); George Roy Hill; Thorley Waters

Privately Issued. 1984

A brown rexine bound photo-album containing 21 large black and white original photographs, shot on location during the making of the 1984 George Hill directed film of John Le...

13396

£475.00

POWER TO THE PEOPLE:

POWER TO THE PEOPLE: THE POLITICAL THOUGHTS OF JOHN LENNON.

Lennon, John

London: New English Library. 1972

Uncorrected Proof Copy of this unpublished book. Original green printed card covers, in the dustwrapper. Housed in a purpose made quarter black morocco solander case. An excellent...

9951

£8,500.00

GET CARTER [CARTER'S THE NAME].

GET CARTER [CARTER'S THE NAME]. Based on the novel Jack Returns Home by Ted Lewis.

Lewis, Ted; Mike Hodges (director, screenwriter); Michael Caine; Ian Hendry, Britt Eckland, John Osborne

London: MGM Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. 1970

Revised draft script for the 1971 film Get Carter. Inscribed by Michael Caine (Carter), Dorothy White (Margaret), Mike Hodges (director), Michael Klinger (producer) and Karl...

10809

£5,500.00

BLACKBIRD SINGING.

BLACKBIRD SINGING. Poems and Lyrics 1965-1999

McCartney, Paul; [Judy Collins]

New York: W. W. Norton and Company. 2001

First American edition, first printing. Inscribed presentation from Paul McCartney to Grammy award winning singer / songwriter and social activist Judy Collins. Publisher's white...

14084

£2,350.00

ORIGINAL SUPER 8 FILM, SHOT BY JIM MORRISON

ORIGINAL SUPER 8 FILM, SHOT BY JIM MORRISON

Morrison, James Douglas

1971

An original Super 8 film, shot by Jim Morrison of his girlfriend, Pamela Courson, in a cemetery in Corsica. Filmed using his Braun Nizo S56 Super 8 Camera during a ten day holiday...

12668

£7,500.00

KING CHARLES II.

KING CHARLES II. Typescript of an Unpublished School Play.

Orwell, George [pseudonym of Eric Arthur Blair]

1932

Typescript comprising two sections: first, three pages of carbon copy with Orwell's autograph pencil side-notes recording sound effects, the name 'Geoffrey' written twice in red...

10330

£55,000.00

BURMESE DAYS.

BURMESE DAYS. A Play by William B. Kellogg From The Novel By George Orwell.

Orwell, George [pseudonym of Eric Arthur Blair]

Original Typescript. 1950

Typescript. Perfect bound in card wrappers with blue bordered typed label to the upper cover. A play in three acts with character descriptions. 116 mimeographed pages, the text on...

12657

£750.00

SNIFFIN GLUE and Other Rock 'n' Roll Habits for Punks!

SNIFFIN GLUE and Other Rock 'n' Roll Habits for Punks! Issue 2

[Punk Fanzine] Perry, Mark edits

London: Mark Perry. 1976

First edition of issue two if this influential Punk magazine. Quarto. 8 Mimeograph stapled pages, as issued. A very good copy, with light spotting, creasing and handling marks to...

12662

£975.00

THE GODFATHER PAPERS And Other Confessions

THE GODFATHER PAPERS And Other Confessions The Author's (Master) Hand Corrected Galley Proof.

Puzo, Mario

Later Published by G. P. Putnam's Sons. 1972

94 long (25 x 7.5 inches) pages including some duplicates and re-numbered pages. Folded over three times. Annotations throughout in the author's hand (in two colours of ink) and...

6084

£1,000.00

FOOLS DIE

FOOLS DIE The Author's (Master) Galley Proof.

Puzo, Mario

Later Published by G. P. Putnam's Sons. 1978

Inscribed by the author to his editor on the title page "For Bill [Targ]/ Finally we made it / affectionately / Mario". Approximately 200 loose sheets with the editor's and...

6085

£750.00

THE SICILIAN

THE SICILIAN Unrevised typescript draft

Puzo, Mario

Later Published by Simon and Schuster. 1984

Approximately 400+ loose sheets in card box. The pages are clean and in near fine condition. No inscriptions or markings. The box lid inscribed "PUZO - THE SICILIAN" in red pen...

6086

£750.00

I THINK I SHOULD TELL YOU

I THINK I SHOULD TELL YOU

Pybus, Rodney

1981

Manuscript poem. 40 lines in black ink, on paper. Signed and dated. Single fold to the middle otherwise in very good condition. Together with two letters from Pybus, one...

5731

£35.00

BEAU SABREUR.

BEAU SABREUR. Original Typescript of a Short Story.

Raven, Simon

Unpublished. 1955

A six page original typescript with autograph emendations in blue ink. A seemingly unpublished short story, narrated by "Lieutenant Raven", and exhibiting his characteristic...

13111

£450.00

FILLES DE HAMBOURG

FILLES DE HAMBOURG

Searle, Ronald

Paris: Jean-Jacques Pauvert. 1969

First edition. An inscribed presentation copy, with a large original colour drawing by Ronald Searle. Publisher's original pictorial card covers. Very light rubbing to the cover...

11249

£1,250.00

ROSA MYSTICA.

ROSA MYSTICA. Original Painting.

Sedivy Yun, Franz (1888 - 1973)

Original Artwork [Unpublished]. 1920

Gouache, watercolour, ink and collage on paper, laid down on board. Signed in full to the bottom right. Measuring 28.5 x 30 cms. The colours bright and unfaded. Signed and...

14176

£1,150.00

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