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THATCHER, Margaret.

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  1. 132905
    A flattering signed caricature of Margaret Thatcher, dressed in blue with her handbag and pearls, with a clipped 10 Downing Street letterhead. The caricature was produced by Tim Holder as part of the series "Our Heroes & Others" of leading Conservative politicians, with the prints sold at the Conservative Party conference... Learn More
    £750

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  2. 123694detail
    The Christmas card sent by Prince Charles to Margaret Thatcher in 1977. Inscribed on the interior "Mr and Mrs Thatcher, from Charles." above and below the printed message "With all good wishes for Christmas and the New Year 1977". Facing the inscription is a photograph of Charles in traditional Native American head-dress,... Learn More
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    A humorous take on Thatcher's image and her infamous handbag, produced during her opposition period, the year before she was elected Prime Minister. Thatcher supposedly tells the buyer: "I have gathered together in this stylish handbag a most useful collection of practical tips so that even the most deprived of you who have... Learn More
    £300

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  4. 123697detail

    Provenance:..."> Two Christmas cards sent by Princess Anne and Captain Mark Phillips to Margaret Thatcher in the late 1970s. Both cards display Gatcombe Park house, the estate which Princess Anne acquired in 1976, and are both inscribed by Anne "To you both, from Anne and Mark's signature: Mark", with their crowned joint monogram.

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    £500

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  5. 123902
    A framed photograph of Margaret and Denis Thatcher with the Queen and Queen Mother, from Thatcher's personal belongings from her home in Chester Square. The photograph was taken apparently informally; all four are looking in a different direction, perhaps at a different photographer. No other copy of this photograph could... Learn More
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  6. 123842
    Signed lower left in sanguine chalk by Boden. From Margaret Thatcher's personal possessions from her home in Chester Square. This is a preliminary drawing for a larger oil on canvas: "Margaret Thatcher Working on Cabinet Papers". Boden's method was to sketch the sitter first in sanguine before painting in oil. He painted... Learn More
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  7. 129003detail
    Margaret Thatcher's personal reference library, specially bound for her in a near-uniform binding with her initials "M.T." emblazoned in gilt on the spines. The set was among Thatcher's possessions in her Chester Square home, and was subsequently acquired directly from her estate following her death in 2013. The collection... Learn More
    £18,000

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  8. 123838
    From Margaret Thatcher's personal estate. On Mother's Day, 29 March 1987, Margaret Thatcher started on a five day state visit to the USSR hosted by Mikhail Gorbachev, the first official visit by a British Prime Minister for 12 years. Stanley McMurty, a well known British cartoonist under the pen name Mac, utilised the situation... Learn More
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    A collection of Christmas cards sent by members of the Royal Family to Margaret Thatcher in 1987. The year 1987 saw Thatcher's third and final election victory, and the Queen's 35th year on the throne. Comprising the cards of:

    i) Prince Charles and Princess Diana: inscribed by Charles "To you both from Charles and... Learn More
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  10. 130239
    A painting of Chequers, the Prime Minister's country retreat, executed by one of Margaret Thatcher's chief lieutenants, the staunch Thatcherite Nicholas Ridley, and presented to her by the Cabinet to mark her tenth anniversary as Prime Minister. Thatcher adored Chequers, later writing in her memoirs that 'I do not think... Learn More
    £10,000

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  11. 129920
    First edition, presentation copy to Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher, inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper: "For the Prime Minister with the author's admiration & thanks for your leadership". Five hundred signed copies of the leather bound edition were issued, with this being copy number 10, a deliberate nod... Learn More
    £7,500

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  12. 132470
    Finely made despatch-box commissioned by Margaret Thatcher from her favourite luxury brand Asprey. Finished in an entirely fitting Conservative dark blue, and almost certainly made by the government box makers Barrow, Hepburn & Gale Ltd., the box was, according to her family, one of three that the ex-PM ordered, no doubt... Learn More
    £30,000

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  13. 123901
    A photographic portrait of Margaret Thatcher, from Thatcher's personal belongings from her home in Chester Square. This portrait is one of the best known and most frequently reproduced images of Thatcher; it is the photograph chosen by Wikipedia to headline her page. Learn More
    £750

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  14. The Downing Street Years; The Path to Power; Statecraft. Strategies for a Changing World; The Collected Speeches.
    First editions, first impressions. All signed on the title page by Margaret Thatcher. Learn More
    £2,000

    Stock Code: 98879

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  15. 132897comp
    First Easton Press edition, signed by Margaret Thatcher on the edition page as issued. The Downing Street Years, Thatcher's autobiography of her years as prime minister, was first published by Harper Collins in 1993, with this "collector's edition" produced by the Easton Press, signed by the author and finely bound, published... Learn More
    £400

    Stock Code: 132897

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  16. 128743comp
    Signed limited edition, number 203 of 500 copies signed by Margaret Thatcher. The Path to Power was the second volume of Thatcher's autobiography, covering her childhood to her election as Prime Minister. Learn More
    £1,500

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  17. 124503
    A photograph of Margaret Thatcher and the Queen standing with Denis Thatcher and Prince Philip, from Thatcher's personal belongings from her home in Chester Square. Thatcher had the photograph placed in a frame by Smythson of Bond Street, the purveyors of luxury leather goods, and retained the original box. The photograph... Learn More
    £1,750

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  18. 124018
    A photograph of Margaret Thatcher and the Queen standing with Denis Thatcher and Prince Philip, from Thatcher's personal belongings from her home in Chester Square. The photograph was taken on Thatcher's 70th birthday party at Claridge's in October 1995, with the Queen in attendance. The attendance of the Queen at a politician's... Learn More
    £750

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  19. 132899comp
    First Easton Press edition, signed by Margaret Thatcher on the edition page as issued. Dedicated to Ronald Reagan, Statecraft was Thatcher's final book, providing her analysis of foreign policy in the post-Cold War world; it was first published by Harper Collins in 2002, with this "collector's edition" produced by the Easton... Learn More
    £350

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  20. 127350
    The letter written by Margaret Thatcher in response to Dame Elaine Kellett-Bowman's letter of condolence, on the occasion of the death of her husband Denis in 2003. Thatcher writes in her customary blue ink "Dear Elaine, it was so good of you and Edward to write. Yours ever, Margaret", with the typed letter, dated 23 July... Learn More
    £650

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  21. 124423comp
    First edition, first impression. An intended presentation copy from Margaret Thatcher, inscribed "To Abel and Nel" in her hand on the half-title. The book was never presented, and it was found amongst her possessions in her home in Chester Square after her death. It is possible that the recipient was Abel Hadden, a former... Learn More
    £1,500

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  22. 124408
    The Order of Service for Margaret Thatcher's funeral in St Paul's Cathedral, on 17 April 2013. The funeral was attended by over 2,000 people, with an estimated 4.4 million watching on television across the country. Thatcher's remains were cremated later that day, with her ashes buried in the Royal Hospital Chelsea, next... Learn More
    £250

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  23. 124409
    The Order of Service for Margaret Thatcher's private cremation service at Mortlake Crematorium on 17 April 2013, following her funeral at St Paul's Cathedral earlier that day. The service was presided over by the chaplain of the Royal Hospital Chelsea, with music provided by the Royal Hospital Chapel Choir and the hospital's... Learn More
    £500

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  24. 129919
    A luxury wine log book, acquired by Margaret Thatcher from Asprey and never used. Margaret Thatcher was a frequent customer of the luxury purveyors Asprey, owning a varied selection of items from the company, including handbags, purses, silverware and finely-bound books. The book was acquired from Baroness Thatcher's estate.... Learn More
    £1,250

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