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  1. 149500comp
    BLOOMBERG, Michael. Bloomberg by Bloomberg.

    New York : 1997

    First edition, first printing, presentation copy to a volunteer at his alma mater John Hopkins University, inscribed on the dedication page "To Ms. Birthe Norgaard Fraser Thank you for all your hard work on behalf of John Hopkins. Best regards Mike Bloomberg".

    This is the autobiography of the multi-billionaire Bloomberg, setting out his life... Learn More
    £250.00

    Stock Code: 149500

  2. 135018
    (THATCHER, Margaret.) Original whips' office notice of Margaret Thatcher's election as leader of the Conservative Party.

    [London] : 1975

    The announcement of Margaret Thatcher's election as leader of the Conservative Party, signed by Edmund Du Cann, who presided over the election as chairman of the 1922 Committee, and by ten other members of the committee. This was one of a small number of copies, all signed by hand, which were distributed to announce the leader; this is the only example... Learn More
    £15,000.00

    Stock Code: 135018

  3. Advance announcements of the publication of Das Kapital.
    MARX, Karl. Advance announcements of the publication of Das Kapital.

    Geneva : 1867

    First edition of Marx's formal announcements, both signed and unsigned, of the publication of the first volume of his magnum opus, Das Kapital, in the uncommon revolutionary socialist journal Der Vorbote, with an exceptional provenance, being from the library of the German radical journalist and agitator Johann Most, who played a part in Capital's publication... Learn More
    £15,000.00

    Stock Code: 120907

  4. A Study of Communism.
    HOOVER, J. Edgar. A Study of Communism.

    New York : 1962

    First edition, first printing, presentation copy, inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper "To Leonard B. Jordan With kind regards J. Edgar Hoover 9/62". The recipient Leonard Beck Jordan (1899-1983) was Republican Governor of Idaho from January 1951 to January 1955, and Senator from Idaho from August 1962 (elected shortly before Hoover's... Learn More
    £325.00

    Stock Code: 149775

  5. Money and Trade considered.
    LAW, John. Money and Trade considered.

    Edinburgh : 1705

    First edition of the major work of the famous Scottish financial adventurer John Law (1671-1729), which presents his theories on the establishment of paper note-issuing national banks. The title exists in two states: one with an ornament of an eagle and vines, the present with a coastline and its reflection. Textually they are all the same. Of the few... Learn More
    £45,000.00

    Stock Code: 117696

  6. League or War?
    FISHER, Irving. League or War?

    New York and London : 1923

    First edition, first printing, inscribed by the author on front free endpaper "Yours for peace Irving Fisher October 1924", possibly for Homer Lawrence Morris, professor of economics at Earlham College, with his posthumous bookplate to front pastedown and pencilled signature to front free endpaper.

    Fisher's World Peace proposals, giving his arguments... Learn More
    £600.00

    Stock Code: 149563

  7. On Communism.
    HOOVER, J. Edgar. On Communism.

    New York : 1969

    First edition, first printing, presentation copy, inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper "To Harvey G. Foster Best wishes J. Edgar Hoover Xmas 68", the recipient the head of the New York division of the FBI from 1958 to 1962. Together with Hoover's embossed calling, in envelope, loosely inserted.

    "Over the years J. Edgar Hoover, long-time... Learn More
    £250.00

    Stock Code: 149536

  8. The Downing Street Years.
    THATCHER, Margaret. The Downing Street Years.

    London : 1993

    First edition, first impression, signed by Margaret Thatcher on the title page, and with the ticket for the signing at the Sheldonian Theatre in Oxford loosely inserted, alongside a newspaper clipping reporting on the event (200 students protested outside the venue). The Downing Street Years was the first volume of Thatcher's autobiography, covering... Learn More
    £400.00

    Stock Code: 148938

  9. Photograph inscribed to British diplomat Harold Caccia.
    KENNEDY, John F. Photograph inscribed to British diplomat Harold Caccia.

    1961

    Inscribed on the mount by John F. Kennedy to the British Ambassador to the United States: "For Sir Harold Caccia - a strong link in a strong chain that binds our two countries - with every good wish. John F. Kennedy - 1961".

    Harold Caccia (1905-1990) served as British Ambassador to the United States from 1956 to 1961. Kennedy's reference in his... Learn More
    £8,500.00

    Stock Code: 148863

  10. Official Christmas card.
    CHARLES, Prince of Wales, & Diana, Princess of Wales. Official Christmas card.

    [1991]

    The official Christmas card of Prince Charles and Princes Diana for the year 1991, with the autopen signatures of both, retaining the original envelope, as sent to Mrs. P. A. Cruickshank, with the Buckingham Palace postal stamp dated 16 December 1991. Learn More
    £975.00

    Stock Code: 139083

  11. My Early Life; Thoughts and Adventures, Great Contemporaries, Step by Step.
    CHURCHILL, Winston S. My Early Life; Thoughts and Adventures, Great Contemporaries, Step by Step.

    London : 1947

    A presentation set to his pilot, inscribed by the author on the initial blank of My Early Life "To Air Commodore G. Powell from Winston S. Churchill 1948", signed on the initial blank of Thoughts and Adventures, and initialled in the following two volumes.

    Powell recounts the story of the volumes in his memoirs: "In my Ferry Command days my job... Learn More
    £12,500.00

    Stock Code: 138000

  12. The Coming Victory of Democracy.
    MANN, Thomas. The Coming Victory of Democracy.

    New York : 1938

    First editions, first and second printings, both signed by Thomas Mann on the front free endpaper, of these two political essays published at the dawn of the Second World War.

    The Coming Victory of Democracy was a lecture delivered by Mann on a tour during the Spring of 1938, estimated to have been heard by more than 60,000, and "published in... Learn More
    £500.00

    Stock Code: 149084

  13. The Real War.
    NIXON, Richard. The Real War.

    New York : 1980

    First edition, first printing, presentation copy, inscribed by the author on the half-title "To Bonnie Swearingen, With deep appreciation for her loyal support & friendship over the years from Richard Nixon 10-15-80".

    Bonnie Swearingen (1933-2020) appeared in various Hollywood films before becoming a Wall Street stockbroker, one of the earliest... Learn More
    £500.00

    Stock Code: 148940

  14. Keeping Faith.
    CARTER, Jimmy. Keeping Faith.

    New York : 1982

    First edition, first printing, of Jimmy Carter's presidential memoirs, inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper "Best wishes to Dr Saeed Farhat - Jimmy Carter". Learn More
    £200.00

    Stock Code: 148646

  15. Talking Peace.
    CARTER, Jimmy. Talking Peace.

    New York : 1993

    First edition, first printing, inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper "Best wishes to Dr Saeed Farhat - Jimmy Carter". In Talking Peace, Carter outlines the reasons for global conflict and the possibility of peace. Learn More
    £150.00

    Stock Code: 148647

  16. The Works.
    ROOSEVELT, Theodore. The Works.

    New York : 1923-26

    Memorial Edition, number 440 of 1,000 sale copies (a further 50 were for presentation), signed by Edith Kermit Roosevelt, wife of Theodore, on the limitation leaf. Learn More
    £8,500.00

    Stock Code: 138232

  17. The Path to Power.
    THATCHER, Margaret. The Path to Power.

    London : 1995

    First edition, first impression, signed by the author on an initial blank. The Path to Power was the second volume of Thatcher's autobiography, covering her childhood to her election as Prime Minister; it followed the Downing Street Years, published in 1993, which detailed her time in office. Learn More
    £350.00

    Stock Code: 148626

  18. The Collected Speeches.
    THATCHER, Margaret. The Collected Speeches.

    Norwalk, CT : 1998

    First Easton Press edition, number 1,873 of 2,000 copies signed by Margaret Thatcher on the edition page. The volume gathers Thatcher's notable speeches from 1968 to 1996; it was first published in the UK the previous year. This copy includes the publisher's certificate of authenticity with Thatcher's printed signature, dated 18 March 1998. Learn More
    £500.00

    Stock Code: 148625

  19. The U-Boat Mastered - two galley-proofs for The Second World War, heavily emended in Churchill's hand.
    CHURCHILL, Winston S. The U-Boat Mastered - two galley-proofs for The Second World War, heavily emended in Churchill's hand.

    London : 10 February & 19 April, 1950

    Working material towards Churchill's The Second World War is rarely encountered on the market: offered here is a revealing pair of galley proofs towards the section covering the climax of the war against the U-boats. This account was originally intended for Volume IV but was eventually incorporated into the first chapter of Volume V, The Closing of... Learn More
    £35,000.00

    Stock Code: 88386

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    MONDALE, Walter F. The Accountability of Power.

    New York : 1975

    First edition, first printing, inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper "To Jacques & Jacqueline with best wishes Walter Mondale". In his first book, Mondale sets out the new approach to the Presidency that is needed after Vietnam and Watergate. The book set the ground for his own candidacy on a Presidential ticket, firstly in his successful... Learn More
    £150.00

    Stock Code: 148295

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    TURNER, Stansfield. Secrecy and Diplomacy: the CIA in Transition.

    Boston : 1985

    First edition, first printing, inscribed by the author to the Americans Public Affairs television organization C-Span on the half-title: "To CSPAN - Thanks for all you do to inform the American public - Stan Turner". Turner served as Director of the CIA from 1977 to 1981, following senior roles in the military. The present book outlines his approach... Learn More
    £175.00

    Stock Code: 148294

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    HERZOG, Chaim. The War of Atonement.

    Boston : 1975

    First US edition, first printing, inscribed by the author on the title page: "For William Safire, in appreciation. Chaim Herzog".

    William Safire (1929-2009) was a long-time political columnist for The New York Times, and winner of the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 2006. He became friends with Herzog, and hosted him for dinners in New York.... Learn More
    £300.00

    Stock Code: 148288

  23. 148293comp
    DEVINE, Frank J. El Salvador: Embassy Under Attack.

    New York : 1981

    First edition, first printing, inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper to a fellow member of the US Foreign Service, Ruth V. Verdin: "To Ruth Verdin, good friend, long-time diplomatic colleague, excellent source of administrative support in San Salvador, and a real credit to the Foreign Service, with all best wishes of the author, Frank J.... Learn More
    £200.00

    Stock Code: 148293

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    HOOVER, Herbert. The Challenge to Liberty.

    New York : 1934

    First edition, first printing, inscribed by the 31st President on the front free endpaper "To James H Douglas Jr With the kind Regards of Herbert Hoover".

    James Henderson Douglas Jr. (1899-1988) was appointed Assistant Secretary of the Treasury by Hoover towards the end of his administration, and continued in the role under Franklin Roosevelt... Learn More
    £450.00

    Stock Code: 148284

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    NIXON, Richard. Real Peace.

    New York : 1983

    First edition, first printing, inscribed by the 37th President on the front free endpaper "To Strobe Talbott with warm regards - from Richard Nixon 12-15-83".

    Strobe Talbott (born 1946) was then Time Magazine's principal correspondent on Soviet-American relations. He later served as Deputy Secretary of State from 1994 to 2001, and as president... Learn More
    £475.00

    Stock Code: 148285

  26. Have Faith in Massachusetts.
    COOLIDGE, Calvin. Have Faith in Massachusetts.

    Boston & New York : 1919

    First edition, first printing. Inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper, "To William Faulkner, with regards, Calvin Coolidge". Although the inscription is undated it occurred prior to 1934, at which point the present copy was advertised for sale at Goodspeed's book shop in Boston. Coolidge is known to have also presented Faulkner with a copy... Learn More
    £1,500.00

    Stock Code: 130136

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    CLINTON, Bill. My Life.

    New York : 2004

    First edition, first printing, inscribed by the author on the title page "To Chris Hohn Happy 40th! It's a great decade - Thanks Bill Clinton 10/27/2006". The recipient, Sir Christopher Anthony Hohn (born 1966) is an English hedge fund manager and philanthropist, and a major donor to the Clinton Foundation. When the book was inscribed, October 27 2006,... Learn More
    £500.00

    Stock Code: 148006

  28. Signed royal warrant, appointing Colin Stanley Harvey to the Office of Recorder.
    ELIZABETH II. Signed royal warrant, appointing Colin Stanley Harvey to the Office of Recorder.

    1975

    Signed by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II at head ("Elizabeth R"), appointing Colin Stanley Harvey to the Office of Recorder for a term of three years, countersigned underneath by the Lord High Chancellor Baron Elwyn-Jones, and with a typed letter to the recipient enclosing the warrant, dated 3 November 1975 and signed by Hume Boggis-Rolfe, Deputy Secretary... Learn More
    £1,250.00

    Stock Code: 146590

  29. 146764
    ADAMS, John Quincy. An Oration Delivered Before the Inhabitants of the Town of Newburyport,

    Newburyport : 1837

    First edition, presentation copy, inscribed by the author on the front wrapper: "Edward Cruft Esq. from John Quincy Adams." Cruft (17761866) was a prominent Boston merchant, loyal political supporter, and husband of Elizabeth Storer Smith, a second cousin of John Quincy Adams, the sixth president of the United States.

    Together with a defective... Learn More
    £17,500.00

    Stock Code: 146764

  30. The Downing Street Years; The Path to Power; Statecraft. Strategies for a Changing World; The Collected Speeches.
    THATCHER, Margaret. The Downing Street Years; The Path to Power; Statecraft. Strategies for a Changing World; The Collected Speeches.

    London : 1993-2002

    First editions, first impressions. All signed on the title page by Margaret Thatcher. Learn More
    £2,000.00

    Stock Code: 98882

  31. White House portfolio.
    ROOSEVELT, Franklin D. White House portfolio.

    Washington, D.C. : 1942-45

    A superbly evocative memento of the wartime FDR White House, a handsome commercial leather portfolio personalised for Roosevelt's use and containing some twenty leaves of various White House stationery and printed appointment documents all signed by Roosevelt in preparation for use. Such personal artefacts relating to FDR rarely appear on the open market.... Learn More
    £75,000.00

    Stock Code: 142981

  32. The Adventures of a Bullet:
    UPWARD, Bernard. The Adventures of a Bullet:

    London : 1914

    First edition, first impression, inscribed by the author on the title page, "Yours in sincerity, Bernard Upward". Upward (1873-1944) was a Christian missionary and sinologist. From 1905 to 1927 he lived in Hankou, one of the three towns which form the modern city Wuhan, where he witnessed China's 1911 Revolution first-hand.

    Upward ends his extraordinary... Learn More
    £375.00

    Stock Code: 146458

  33. Signed commendatory certificate to Conservative Party activist.
    THATCHER, Margaret. Signed commendatory certificate to Conservative Party activist.

    [c.1980s]

    A certificate signed by Margaret Thatcher, to commend Conservative Party activist Lily A. Davies: "On behalf of the Conservative Party I should like to offer sincere thanks for all the time and effort that you have given for so many years to the service of our Party... People such as yourself are now as they have always been and will continue to be... Learn More
    £175.00

    Stock Code: 146558

  34. A Discourse, Concerning Unlimited Submission and Non-Resistance to the Higher Powers;
    ADAMS, John (signed) - MAYHEW, Jonathan. A Discourse, Concerning Unlimited Submission and Non-Resistance to the Higher Powers;

    Boston : 1818

    Presentation copy of a reprinted sermon in which Adams took personal interest, distributing a small number of copies on 16 November 1818, all inscribed in the same manner by a clerical hand to which Adams added his signature. This copy is presented to Mrs E. Cruft and signed by him. The recipient was Elizabeth Storer Smith (17891859), a cousin of Adams's... Learn More
    £22,500.00

    Stock Code: 146765

  35. Men and Decisions.
    STRAUSS, Lewis L. Men and Decisions.

    Garden City : 1962

    First edition, first printing. Inscribed by the author "For Admiral James Russel USN, whose distinguished service with the Atomic Energy Commission, from it's earliest days in 1947, involved responsibilities of supreme importance to the security of the United States and the free world, with the admiration and affection of the writer. Lewis L. Strauss".... Learn More
    £175.00

    Stock Code: 143190

  36. Two typed letters signed, on the passage of the War Damage Act.
    THATCHER, Margaret. Two typed letters signed, on the passage of the War Damage Act.

    19 February 1965

    Two typed letters signed from Margaret Thatcher to her constituent Mr. A. N. Attwell of Oakleigh Park North, with his own copies of the correspondence, supporting with reservations the War Damage Act, then backtracking and opposing it, legislation which she was evidently conflicted by, clashing with her principles but saving the taxpayer much money.

    The... Learn More
    £800.00

    Stock Code: 146804

  37. A Day in the Life of President Johnson.
    MCNAMARA, Robert - BISHOP, Jim. A Day in the Life of President Johnson.

    New York : 1967

    First edition, first printing, presentation copy from the author to President Johnson's Secretary of Defense Robert S. McNamara, inscribed on the initial blank "To Robert McNamara, This is the way I see the President, closeup. Sincerely, Jim Bishop. May 1967".

    Appointed Secretary of Defense in 1961 by President Kennedy, and retained by President... Learn More
    £375.00

    Stock Code: 146300

  38. The Old Gang and the New Gang.
    LEWIS, Wyndham. The Old Gang and the New Gang.

    London : 1933

    First edition, first impression. A superb presentation copy, inscribed by the author to his wife, "To my darling wife Geehos, 1933. Wyndham Lewis." Gladys Anne Hoskins (1900-1979) and Lewis were married in 1930, though he concealed this fact from his friends for much of the 1930s. In 1939 Lewis wrote to the wife of his friend John Rothenstein, explaining... Learn More
    £2,250.00

    Stock Code: 111659

  39. Signed typescript defending political violence.
    VALLIÈRES, Pierre. Signed typescript defending political violence.

    1971

    Original signed typescript by Pierre Vallières (1938-1998), the intellectual leader of the Front de libération du Québec, defending the use of political violence to effect social change. The typescript was sent to the journalist and editor Ray Gardner (1919-1997), for publication as an article in the Toronto Star. The typescript, "La violence est-elle... Learn More
    £500.00

    Stock Code: 141435

  40. Typed letter signed, in support of world peace.
    NASSER, Gamal Abdel. Typed letter signed, in support of world peace.

    April 1956

    Typed letter signed from Gamal Abdel Nasser, as Prime Minister of Egypt. Nasser writes in response to Ray Gardner (1919-1997), chairman of the British Columbia Peace Council in Vancouver, a constituent part of the anti-imperialist Canadian Peace Congress. Gardner had written to Nasser sending his well wishes on the anniversary of the 1955 Bandung Conference,... Learn More
    £2,500.00

    Stock Code: 141392

  41. 141385
    PAULING, Linus. Autograph letter signed, and inscribed typescript speech, opposing the Vietnam War.

    5 December 1969

    Autograph letter signed from Linus Pauling, together with an inscribed typescript speech, fiercely setting out his anti-war views. The American chemist and peace activist Linus Carl Pauling (1901-1994), one of the founders of molecular biology and quantum chemistry, won the Nobel Prize for Chemistry in 1954 and for Peace in 1962, one of only four individuals... Learn More
    £2,500.00

    Stock Code: 141385

  42. Children of the People (original manuscript).
    RIIS, Jacob A. Children of the People (original manuscript).

    [New York : 1903]

    The original manuscript of Riis's short story "Children of the People", signed by the author at head in pencil, describing the ongoing suffering of children, as published in The Century Magazine for December 1903, and later collected, under the title "The City's Heart", in his 1915 story collection Neighbors: Life Stories of the Other Half.

    The... Learn More
    £3,500.00

    Stock Code: 146044

  43. Spain.
    EDWARDS, George Wharton. Spain.

    Philadelphia : 1926

    First edition, presentation copy to Italian dictator Benito Mussolini, inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper: "Respectfully Autographed and inscribed by The Author George Wharton Edwards to S. E. Benito Mussolini in Rome, March 28th 1928".

    The American impressionist painted George Wharton Edwards (1859-1950) collects here in a handsome... Learn More
    £850.00

    Stock Code: 145828

  44. The Path to Power.
    THATCHER, Margaret. The Path to Power.

    London : 1995

    Signed limited edition, number 304 of 500 copies signed by Margaret Thatcher, being her autobiography of her childhood years to her election as Prime Minister. Learn More
    £1,250.00

    Stock Code: 145821

  45. Earl Spencer's Tribute to Diana, Princess of Wales.
    DIANA, Princess of Wales - SPENCER, Charles, 9th Earl Spencer. Earl Spencer's Tribute to Diana, Princess of Wales.

    [Althorp : 1997

    First edition, inscribed by Charles Spencer on the title page "to Irene, Charles Spencer 6th August, 2001". Privately printed for the Earl, the book reproduces the text of the eulogy he gave for his sister, Princess Diana, at her funeral in Westminster Abbey in 1997.

    Televised across the world, the Earl's speech, where he attacked the media for... Learn More
    £250.00

    Stock Code: 145758

  46. Christmas cards sent to Margaret Thatcher from the Royal Family, 1985.
    DIANA, Princess of Wales; Elizabeth II; Margaret Thatcher. Christmas cards sent to Margaret Thatcher from the Royal Family, 1985.

    Margaret Thatcher's own collection of Christmas cards sent to her by members of the British Royal Family in 1985, including cards from Princess Diana and Prince Charles, the Queen and Prince Philip, and the Queen Mother. Such cards to a Prime Minister become their property rather than belonging to the government, and as of such Margaret Thatcher kept... Learn More
    £5,000.00

    Stock Code: 123711

  47. Christmas cards sent to Margaret Thatcher from the Royal Family, 1996.
    DIANA, Princess of Wales; Elizabeth II; Margaret Thatcher. Christmas cards sent to Margaret Thatcher from the Royal Family, 1996.

    Margaret Thatcher's own collection of Christmas cards sent to her by members of the British Royal Family in 1996, including cards from Princess Diana and Prince Charles, the Queen and Prince Philip, and the Queen Mother. Margaret Thatcher kept the cards in her personal possessions until her death, whereafter Peter Harrington acquired them directly from... Learn More
    £6,000.00

    Stock Code: 123733

  48. Christmas cards sent to Margaret Thatcher from the Royal Family, 1994.
    DIANA, Princess of Wales; Elizabeth II; Margaret Thatcher. Christmas cards sent to Margaret Thatcher from the Royal Family, 1994.

    Margaret Thatcher's own collection of Christmas cards sent to her by members of the British Royal Family in 1994, including cards from Princess Diana and Prince Charles, the Queen and Prince Philip, and the Queen Mother. Margaret Thatcher kept the cards in her personal possessions until her death, whereafter Peter Harrington acquired them directly from... Learn More
    £6,000.00

    Stock Code: 123727

  49. Christmas cards sent to Margaret Thatcher from the Royal Family, 1995.
    DIANA, Princess of Wales; Elizabeth II; Margaret Thatcher. Christmas cards sent to Margaret Thatcher from the Royal Family, 1995.

    Margaret Thatcher's own collection of Christmas cards sent to her by members of the British Royal Family in 1995, including cards from Princess Diana and Prince Charles, the Queen and Prince Philip, and the Queen Mother. Margaret Thatcher kept the cards in her personal possessions until her death, whereafter Peter Harrington acquired them directly from... Learn More
    £6,000.00

    Stock Code: 123732

  50. Statecraft.
    THATCHER, Margaret. Statecraft.

    Norwalk, CT : 2002

    First Easton Press edition, signed by Margaret Thatcher on the edition page. 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 Press, signed by the author and finely... Learn More
    £425.00

    Stock Code: 145571

  51. Christmas cards sent to Margaret Thatcher from the Royal Family, 1989.
    DIANA, Princess of Wales; Elizabeth II; Margaret Thatcher. Christmas cards sent to Margaret Thatcher from the Royal Family, 1989.

    Margaret Thatcher's own collection of Christmas cards sent to her by members of the British Royal Family in 1989, including cards from Princess Diana and Prince Charles, the Queen and Prince Philip, and the Queen Mother. Such cards to a Prime Minister become their property rather than belonging to the government, and as of such Margaret Thatcher kept... Learn More
    £5,000.00

    Stock Code: 123716

  52. Christmas cards sent to Margaret Thatcher from the Royal Family, 1991.
    DIANA, Princess of Wales; Elizabeth II; Margaret Thatcher. Christmas cards sent to Margaret Thatcher from the Royal Family, 1991.

    Margaret Thatcher's own collection of Christmas cards sent to her by members of the British Royal Family in 1991, including cards from Princess Diana and Prince Charles, the Queen and Prince Philip, and Princess Anne. Margaret Thatcher kept the cards in her personal possessions until her death, whereafter Peter Harrington acquired them directly from... Learn More
    £4,500.00

    Stock Code: 123718

  53. Christmas cards sent to Margaret Thatcher from the Royal Family, 1988.
    DIANA, Princess of Wales; Elizabeth II; Margaret Thatcher. Christmas cards sent to Margaret Thatcher from the Royal Family, 1988.

    Margaret Thatcher's own collection of Christmas cards sent to her by members of the British Royal Family in 1988, including cards from Princess Diana and Prince Charles, the Queen and Prince Philip, and the Queen Mother. Such cards to a Prime Minister become their property rather than belonging to the government, and as of such Margaret Thatcher kept... Learn More
    £5,500.00

    Stock Code: 123715

  54. Earl Spencer's Tribute to Diana, Princess of Wales.
    DIANA, Princess of Wales - SPENCER, Charles, 9th Earl Spencer. Earl Spencer's Tribute to Diana, Princess of Wales.

    [Althorp : 1997

    First edition, inscribed by Charles Spencer on the title page "to 'Dad' and Sue, Charles Spencer". Privately printed for the Earl, the book reproduces the text of the eulogy he gave for his sister, Princess Diana, at her funeral in Westminster Abbey in 1997.

    Televised across the world, the Earl's speech, where he attacked the media for hounding... Learn More
    £350.00

    Stock Code: 145707

  55. Typed letter signed to former Labour MP Arthur Lewis, politely declining a request for a meeting.
    THATCHER, Margaret. Typed letter signed to former Labour MP Arthur Lewis, politely declining a request for a meeting.

    28 February 1984

    Margaret Thatcher writes to former Labour MP Arthur Lewis: "Dear Arthur, Thank you for your letter of 24th February. I am sorry to say that my diary is overful with engagements ranging from unavoidable diplomatic meetings with heads of Government, to a great many Parliamentary colleagues who claim my time for constituency and other cases. I really have... Learn More
    £500.00

    Stock Code: 145687

  56. Typed letter signed to Labour MP Arthur Lewis, responding to a suggestion for chairman of the BBC.
    THATCHER, Margaret. Typed letter signed to Labour MP Arthur Lewis, responding to a suggestion for chairman of the BBC.

    3 March 1983

    Margaret Thatcher writes to then-Labour MP Arthur Lewis: "Thank you for your note of 1 March. Both Willie Whitelaw and I will bear in mind Diana Neave's name when thinking about a successor to George Howard. I am grateful for the suggestion. Yours sincerely Margaret".

    George Howard was the then chairman of the BBC, his term ending that year;... Learn More
    £200.00

    Stock Code: 145682

  57. Typed letter signed to former Labour MP Arthur Lewis, in response to a suggestion for an appointment.
    THATCHER, Margaret. Typed letter signed to former Labour MP Arthur Lewis, in response to a suggestion for an appointment.

    4 April 1985

    Margaret Thatcher writes to former Labour MP Arthur Lewis: "Dear Arthur, I am writing to thank you for your letter of 28 March. It was good to hear from you. I think that I can identify the person you have in mind and I will of course consider the suggestion very carefully. Yours ever Margaret".

    Lewis (1917-1998) was a Labour MP from 1945 to... Learn More
    £200.00

    Stock Code: 145685

  58. Typed letter signed to former Labour MP Arthur Lewis, in response to a suggestion to recognize Manny Shinwell's birthday.
    THATCHER, Margaret. Typed letter signed to former Labour MP Arthur Lewis, in response to a suggestion to recognize Manny Shinwell's birthday.

    24 July 1984

    Margaret Thatcher writes to former Labour MP Arthur Lewis: "Dear Arthur, Thank you for your letter of 20th July. What you suggest is a charming and original idea and certainly worth pursuing. We are looking into the possibility of some formal recognition of Manny Shinwell's 100th birthday and will hope to reach a conclusion on the matter in time for... Learn More
    £200.00

    Stock Code: 145686

  59. Typed letter signed to former Labour MP Arthur Lewis, supporting his decision to abandon the Labour Party.
    THATCHER, Margaret. Typed letter signed to former Labour MP Arthur Lewis, supporting his decision to abandon the Labour Party.

    5 July 1983

    Margaret Thatcher writes to a self-professed victim of radical left-wing politics, the former Labour MP Arthur Lewis, who had been shunted out of parliament by left-wing party members, to encourage his public disavowal of the Labour Party in the most prominent and damaging way possible.

    Lewis (1917-1998) was a Labour MP from 1945 to 1983, a tenure... Learn More
    £975.00

    Stock Code: 145681

  60. Christmas cards sent to Margaret Thatcher from the Royal Family, 1987.
    DIANA, Princess of Wales; Elizabeth II; Margaret Thatcher. Christmas cards sent to Margaret Thatcher from the Royal Family, 1987.

    Margaret Thatcher's own collection of Christmas cards sent to her by members of the British Royal Family in 1987, including cards from Princess Diana and Prince Charles, the Queen and Prince Philip, and the Queen Mother. Such cards to a Prime Minister become their property rather than belonging to the government, and as of such Margaret Thatcher kept... Learn More
    £5,500.00

    Stock Code: 123714

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