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Gilbert Murray (1866-1957), British (Australian-born) classical scholar and advocate of the League of Nations

Autograph Signature on letterhead.

Paper dimensions: five inches by eight inches wide. Good, on lightly aged and creased paper. Good clear signature reads 'Yours sincerely | Gilbert Murray. | August 6. 1930.'

Henry Wickham Steed (1871-1956), English journalist and historian, nicknamed 'Stickum'

Typed Letter Signed ('Wickham Steed') to Rev. E. J. F. Davies.

One page, 12mo. Very good. 'Absence abroad has prevented me hitherto from complying with your request. I have pleasure in enclosing herewith a specimen of my signature.'

History £10.00
Ian Rogerson [Albert Rutherston (1881-1953), artist and illustrator; Sir William Rothenstein]

Albert Rutherston: A Catalogue of the Illustrated Books, Periodicals, Pamphlets, Christmas Cards, Pantomimes, Diaries and Almanacks, Pattern Papers, Ornaments and Autographed Letters in the Collections of Manchester Polytechnic Library.

Quarto: ix + 21 pages. Stapled. In original cream wraps, with colour cover illustration by Helen Taylor. Full-page reproduction of drawing of Rutherston by his brother Sir William Rothenstein. Introduction places Rutherston in the tradition of Edward Gordon Craig and Claud Lovat Fraser. Copies...

Art and Architecture £10.00
Kate Josephine Bateman [Mrs George Crowe]

Autograph fragment signed,

American-born actress (1842-1917). End of letter on mourning paper, now 12mo, signed in her married name. "Very truly yrs / Kate Crowe".

Music and Theatre £10.00
Mary Williamina Findlater (1865-1963), Scottish novelist and poet

Autograph Note Signed ('Mary W. Findlater') to unnamed female autograph hunter.

One page, 16mo. Good, on lightly aged grey paper, with previous paper mount adhering to reverse. Reads 'I have pleasure in sending you the Autograph you desire'.

Literature, Women £10.00
Mazo de la Roche (1879-1961), Canadian author

Autograph Signature on card.

Dimensions of card roughly two inches by three and a half wide. Good clear signature reads simply 'With best wishes | Mazo de la Roche'.

Literature, Women £10.00
Olga Novikoff

Envelope signed

Russian-English publicist (1848-1925). Addressed to "The Manager, Kegan Paul & Co.", inscribed "With Mme Olga Novikoff's compliments".

Book Trade History £10.00
Ralph David Blumenfeld (1864-1948), newspaper editor

Autograph Note Signed to the autograph hunter Rev. E. J. F. Davies.

One page, 12mo. Very good, with light paperclip spotting. 'Certainly. I am glad to comply with your request.'

Sir Richard Burton of Sacketts Hill House, Isle of Thanet, Kent


On piece of paper roughly three and a half inches by three wide. Good, lightly aged with a little creasing to one corner. Pleasant armorial design within floral arrangement. Motto 'VIGILANS' on scroll above 'Sir Richard Burton' in copperplate at foot. Indentation of plate around edge.

Book Trade History £10.00
William Leonard Courtney (1850-1928), British critic and editor of the 'Fortnightly Review'

Typed Note Signed ('W L Courtney') to Miss E. F. Davies.

One page, on piece of paper roughly seven inches by eight wide. On aged paper laid down on a piece of card, and with some wear and paper and glue stains. 'My dear Madam, | In reply to your letter of Novr. 18th, I have pleasure in sending you my autograph, as you desire.' Four-line printed...