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BEATON, Cecil. War Photographs 1939-45.
London : 1981First edition, first impression. In 1940 Beaton received a commission from the British Ministry of Information to photograph Churchill and the War Cabinet members. In 1941 he undertook further official government propaganda photography for the Royal Air Force. These images are widely reproduced and later gathered into two books, Air of Glory and Winged... Learn More£65.00
Stock Code: 140745
BEATON, Cecil, & Daniela Palazzoli (ed.) Portfolio.
Milan : 1981Limited edition, number 760 of 1,000 copies. Beaton "made a name for himself taking glamorous photographic portraits of the 'bright young things' of the day, who soon thirsted for his talent and by the end of the 1920s - a decade which Beaton may be said to personify - he had been granted sittings by all whom he had aspired to photograph, except Queen... Learn More£750.00
Stock Code: 137157
BEATON, Cecil. The Face of the World.
London : 1957First edition, first impression, published simultaneously with the first US edition. In Beaton's own words, this is a "potpourri" of pictures and texts, recording his impressions of some of the decade's most talented people and significant places. Learn More£300.00
Stock Code: 117720
[BYRON, Robert, & Christopher Sykes; as] "WAUGHBURTON, Richard." Innocence and Design.
London : 1935First edition, sole impression. A spectacular presentation copy, inscribed pseudonymously on the front free endpaper, "To my great new friend Rex Whistler, Richard Waughburton 5th July 35", beneath which is an original drawing by Christopher Sykes showing two figures sitting hunched over a writing table, quills in hands, a mountain range in the distance,... Learn More£2,500.00
Stock Code: 95796
FAULKNER, William. The Town.
New York : 1957First edition, first printing, presentation copy, inscribed by the author on the title page, "To Ruth Ford from Bill Faulkner (See what you can do with this) Oxford 9 October 1959". Ford was an actress and model who had been a long-time family friend of Faulkner. She said of him, "one of the nicest people in Hollywood is William Faulkner, who I had... Learn More£15,000.00
Stock Code: 124320