Fine Printed Books and Manuscripts

Christie's
23 June 2011, New York, Rockefeller Center

Date of the auction: 23.06.2011

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CHURCHILL, Randolph (1849-1895) Autograph letter signed ("Ra...

CHURCHILL, Randolph (1849-1895). Autograph letter signed ("Randolph S. Churchill"), to William Young, London, 7 May 1886. 17 pages, 8vo, 2 Connaught Place stationery, with autograph envelope signed ("Randolph S. Churchill").
CHURCHILL, Randolph (1849-1895). Autograph letter signed ("Randolph S

Lot #: 1

Estimate: US$1,000 - US$2,000

Date: 23 Jun 2011

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CHURCHILL, Winston S The Story of the Malakand Field Force A...

CHURCHILL, Winston S. The Story of the Malakand Field Force. An Episode of Frontier War . London: Longmans Green & Co., 1898. 8 o . Half-title, frontispiece. Four engraved plates and two folding maps. Spine and cover stamped in gilt (hinge cracked, rubbed). Faded inscription on front endpaper

Lot #: 2

Estimate: US$5,000 - US$7,000

Date: 23 Jun 2011

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CHURCHILL, Winston S Savrola A Military and Political Romanc...

CHURCHILL, Winston S. Savrola. A Military and Political Romance . London: MacMillan's Magazine, May-December 1899. Seven parts bound as one. 8 o (8¼ x 5½in.), half-morocco Sangorski & Sutcliffe binding, marbled endpapers, spine and covers gilt, t.e.g.
CHURCHILL, Winston S. Savrola. A Military and

Lot #: 3

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$3,000

Date: 23 Jun 2011

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CHURCHILL, Winston S Autograph letter signed ("Winston") to ...

CHURCHILL, Winston S. Autograph letter signed ("Winston") to Muriel Wilson, 25 December 1904. 8 pages, 8vo, on Hartham, Corsham, Wilts. Stationery; with original autograph envelope signed ("W.S.C.") .
CHURCHILL, Winston S. Autograph letter signed ("Winston") to Muriel Wilson, 25 December 1904. 8

Lot #: 4

Estimate: US$8,000 - US$12,000

Date: 23 Jun 2011

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CHURCHILL, Winston S Lord Randolph Churchill London: Macmill...

CHURCHILL, Winston S. Lord Randolph Churchill . London: Macmillan and Co., 1906. 2 volumes, 8 o . Half-titles, frontispiece photo portrait of Lord Randolph Churchill. Illustrated with tipped-in facsimiles. Maroon cloth, stamped in gilt, in a half-morocco gilt case.
CHURCHILL, Winston S. Lord

Lot #: 5

Estimate: US$6,000 - US$8,000

Date: 23 Jun 2011

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CHURCHILL, Winston S Lord Randolph Churchill London: Macmill...

CHURCHILL, Winston S. Lord Randolph Churchill . London: Macmillan and Co., 1907. 8 o . Half-title, frontispiece photograph of Lord Randolph Churchill, tipped-in facsimiles. Red cloth, spine gilt, t.e.g. (some offsetting from facsimiles, slight fading to spine).
CHURCHILL, Winston S. Lord Randolph

Lot #: 6

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$5,000

Date: 23 Jun 2011

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CHURCHILL, Winston S Autograph letter signed ("Winston S Chu...

CHURCHILL, Winston S. Autograph letter signed ("Winston S. Churchill"), to Bernard Baruch (1870-1965), London, 29 July 1921. 1 page, 8vo, Colonial Office stationery, ink blotch at valediction, affecting a portion of Churchill's signature .
CHURCHILL, Winston S. Autograph letter signed ("Winston S

Lot #: 7

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$5,000

Date: 23 Jun 2011

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CHURCHILL, Winston S and SMITH, F E (Lord Birkenhead) (1872-...

CHURCHILL, Winston S. and SMITH, F. E. (Lord Birkenhead) (1872-1930). Photograph signed by both ("Winston S. Churchill") and ("Birkenhead"). Black and white photograph (9¾ x 7¾in.), mounted.
CHURCHILL, Winston S. and SMITH, F. E. (Lord Birkenhead) (1872-1930). Photograph signed by both ("Winston S

Lot #: 8

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$3,000

Date: 23 Jun 2011

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CHURCHILL, Winston S Draft typescript signed ("Winston S Chu...

CHURCHILL, Winston S. Draft typescript signed ("Winston S. Churchill"), "America - Beware!" n.d. [ca. summer 1931]. 8 pages, 4to, AUTOGRAPH EMENDATIONS AND CORRECTIONS IN CHURCHILL'S HAND, punch hole at top left .
CHURCHILL, Winston S. Draft typescript signed ("Winston S. Churchill"), "America

Lot #: 9

Estimate: US$2,500 - US$3,500

Date: 23 Jun 2011

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CHURCHILL, Winston S Marlborough His Life and Times London: ...

CHURCHILL, Winston S. Marlborough. His Life and Times . London: George G. Harrap & Co., 1933-1938. 4 volumes, 8 o (231 x 154mm). Half-title and frontispiece in each volume. Plates, maps, plans and illustrations. (Frontispiece in vol.I detached, losses to corners of final leaves in vol. I.) Original

Lot #: 10

Estimate: US$25,000 - US$35,000

Date: 23 Jun 2011

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CHURCHILL, Winston S Arms and the Covenant: Speeches on Fore...

CHURCHILL, Winston S. Arms and the Covenant: Speeches on Foreign Affairs and National Defence . London: George G. Harrap & Co., Ltd., 1938. 8 o (9 x 6in.). Half-title, frontispiece photo portrait of Churchill. Blue cloth, spine stamped in gilt (half-title foxed, with show-through from flyleaf

Lot #: 11

Estimate: US$2,500 - US$3,500

Date: 23 Jun 2011

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CHURCHILL, Winston S Autograph and typed manuscript fragment...

CHURCHILL, Winston S. Autograph and typed manuscript fragment, unsigned. Draft notes for an 28 April 1939 radio broadcast to America. 3½ pages (three pages of autograph text and one typewritten page WITH EXTENSIVE AUTOGRAPH CORRECTIONS), 4to and 8vo. Kathleen Hill's identifying docket in pencil

Lot #: 12

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$5,000

Date: 23 Jun 2011

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CHURCHILL, Winston S Typed letter signed ("Winston S Churchi...

CHURCHILL, Winston S. Typed letter signed ("Winston S. Churchill"), as First Lord of the Admiralty, to Cesar Campinchi, London, 24 November 1939. 2 pages, 4to, Admiralty stationery, slight staining on first page .
CHURCHILL, Winston S. Typed letter signed ("Winston S. Churchill"), as First Lord of

Lot #: 13

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$4,000

Date: 23 Jun 2011

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CHURCHILL, Winston S Photograph signed ("WS Churchill"), nd ...

CHURCHILL, Winston S. Photograph signed ("W.S. Churchill"), n.d. [ca. 13 December 1941]. Black and white photograph (5 x 7 7/8in.) of Churchill on deck of H.M.S. Duke of York with his daughter Mary, en route to America.
CHURCHILL, Winston S. Photograph signed ("W.S. Churchill"), n.d. [ca. 13

Lot #: 14

Estimate: US$1,500 - US$2,500

Date: 23 Jun 2011

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CHURCHILL, Winston S] WILSON, Charles (Lord Moran) (1882-19...

CHURCHILL, Winston S.] WILSON, Charles (Lord Moran) (1882-1977), Churchill's physician . Typed letter signed ("Charles Wilson"), to John Anderson (1882-1958), 9 July 1942. 1½ pages, 4to, Royal College of Physicians stationery; original autograph envelope . WITH 7-LINE AUTOGRAPH ENDORSEMENT SIGNED

Lot #: 15

Estimate: US$1,000 - US$2,000

Date: 23 Jun 2011

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CHURCHILL, Winston S Collection of 245 Ministry of Informati...

CHURCHILL, Winston S. Collection of 245 Ministry of Information wartime photographs of Churchill, 1941-1944, laid down on 18 sheets of stiff card, with each photo measuring approximately 3 x 3¼ in., WITH 73 ADDITIONAL WARTIME PHOTOS, black and white images, various sizes .
CHURCHILL, Winston S

Lot #: 16

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$3,000

Date: 23 Jun 2011

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CHURCHILL, Winston S] Typed document, unsigned, Minutes of ...

CHURCHILL, Winston S.] Typed document, unsigned, Minutes of Marrakech Conference, 7-8 January 1944.~ 17 pages, folio and 4to . [ With :] 10 January 1944 typed memorandum signed from L. C. Hollis to the Lord Privy Seal (Robert Gascoyne-Cecil).
CHURCHILL, Winston S.] Typed document, unsigned, Minutes

Lot #: 17

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$5,000

Date: 23 Jun 2011

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CHURCHILL, Winston S Group photograph signed ("Winston S Ch...

CHURCHILL, Winston S. Group photograph signed ("Winston S. Churchill"), n.d. [ca. 13 August 1945], showing Churchill standing with King George VI (1895-1952), Air Marshal Charles Portal (1893-1971), Field Marshal Alan Brooke (1883-1963) and Admiral Andrew Cunningham (1883-1963). Signed by each along

Lot #: 18

Estimate: US$1,000 - US$2,000

Date: 23 Jun 2011

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CHURCHILL, Winston S A COMPLETE SIGNED AND INSCRIBED SET OF ...

CHURCHILL, Winston S. A COMPLETE SIGNED AND INSCRIBED SET OF THE FIRST EDITION OF THE WARTIME SPEECHES. Into Battle . London: Cassell and Co. 1941. 8 o . Half-title. Blue cloth (lightly rubbed), gilt spine. FIRST EDITION, sixth impression (mistakenly termed "edition"). INSCRIBED AND SIGNED on

Lot #: 19

Estimate: US$12,000 - US$18,000

Date: 23 Jun 2011

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CHURCHILL, Winston S Document signed ("Winston S Churchill")...

CHURCHILL, Winston S. Document signed ("Winston S. Churchill"), 27 December 1945. United States Customs Declaration form. 1 page, folio (11¼ x 26 2/3in.) .
CHURCHILL, Winston S. Document signed ("Winston S. Churchill"), 27 December 1945. United States Customs Declaration form. 1 page, folio (11¼ x

Lot #: 20

Estimate: US$1,500 - US$2,500

Date: 23 Jun 2011

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CHURCHILL, Winston S An archive of 3 typed letters signed ("...

CHURCHILL, Winston S. An archive of 3 typed letters signed ("Winston S. Churchill"), 1 signed dinner program ("Winston S. Churchill"), a signed check ("Winston S. Churchill"), never cashed, and a printed telegram (unsigned). All to Col. Frank W. Clarke, 1945-1948, dealing with Churchill's 1946 visit

Lot #: 21

Estimate: US$12,000 - US$18,000

Date: 23 Jun 2011

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CHURCHILL, Winston S and MONTGOMERY, Bernard Law, First Visc...

CHURCHILL, Winston S. and MONTGOMERY, Bernard Law, First Viscount of Alamein (1887-1976). Printed souvenir dinner program signed by both ("Winston S. Churchill" and "Montgomery of Alamein F. M.") titled El Alamein Anniversary Dinner, October 23rd 1946, Royal Albert Hall, London . London: J. W

Lot #: 22

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$5,000

Date: 23 Jun 2011

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CHURCHILL, Winston S Autograph manuscript fragment, unsigned...

CHURCHILL, Winston S. Autograph manuscript fragment, unsigned. Portions of a speech delivered at Blenheim, 4 August 1947. 3½ pages, 4to, fastened by string at punch hole at top left , OVER 400 WORDS IN CHURCHILL'S HAND.
CHURCHILL, Winston S. Autograph manuscript fragment, unsigned. Portions of a

Lot #: 23

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$3,000

Date: 23 Jun 2011

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CHURCHILL, Winston S Typescript, "Mr Churchill's Speech for ...

CHURCHILL, Winston S. Typescript, "Mr. Churchill's Speech for the Al Smith Dinner, to be held in New York, 14 October 1947." 11 pages, 4tos (carbons) , WITH SOME HOLOGRAPH EMENDATIONS IN CHURCHILL'S HAND and others in a secretarial hand . [ With :] a printed copy of Churchill's 15 October 1947

Lot #: 24

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,200

Date: 23 Jun 2011

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CHURCHILL, Winston S Painting as a Pastime London: Odhams Pr...

CHURCHILL, Winston S. Painting as a Pastime . London: Odhams Press Limited, 1948. 8 o . Half-title, frontispiece photograph of Churchill at his easel. 18 color plates. Cloth boards stamped in gilt, with dust-jacket (slight chipping at edges). In a quarter morocco gilt clamshell case.
CHURCHILL

Lot #: 25

Estimate: US$1,000 - US$2,000

Date: 23 Jun 2011

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CHURCHILL, Winston S The Second World War London: Cassell & ...

CHURCHILL, Winston S. The Second World War . London: Cassell & Co., 1948-1954. 6 volumes, 8 o , uniformly bound in blue morocco, spines in six compartments, spines and covers stamped in gilt, a.e.g. (slight foxing along edges of endpapers).
CHURCHILL, Winston S. The Second World War . London

Lot #: 26

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$5,000

Date: 23 Jun 2011

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CHURCHILL, Winston S An archive of seven typed letters signe...

CHURCHILL, Winston S. An archive of seven typed letters signed--one as Prime Minister--to Miss B. Lobban, London and Chartwell, 25 January 1948 - 2 December 1961. Together 7 pages, 4to and 8vo, on 10 Downing St., Hyde Park Gate and Chartwell stationery (some with punch holes at top left), all with

Lot #: 27

Estimate: US$7,000 - US$10,000

Date: 23 Jun 2011

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CHURCHILL, Winston S History of the English-Speaking Peoples...

CHURCHILL, Winston S. History of the English-Speaking Peoples . London: Cassell and Co., 1956-1958. 4 volumes, 8 o . Plum cloth, spines gilt, with dust jackets. In two green, half morocco slipcases stamped in gilt.
CHURCHILL, Winston S. History of the English-Speaking Peoples . London: Cassell and

Lot #: 28

Estimate: US$6,000 - US$8,000

Date: 23 Jun 2011

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CHURCHILL, Winston S Document signed twice ("W S Churchill")...

CHURCHILL, Winston S. Document signed twice ("W. S. Churchill"), 17 January 1963. 26 pages, 4to . A power of attorney appointing Anthony Arthur Duncan Montague Browne to act on Churchill's behalf in the sale of film rights for his Second World War memoirs, with attached copy of contract signed by

Lot #: 29

Estimate: US$1,500 - US$2,500

Date: 23 Jun 2011

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ADDISON, Joseph (1672-1719) The Works Birmingham: John Baske...

ADDISON, Joseph (1672-1719). The Works. Birmingham: John Baskerville, for J. and R. Tonson, 1761.
ADDISON, Joseph (1672-1719). The Works. Birmingham: John Baskerville, for J. and R. Tonson, 1761. 4 volumes, 4 o (290 x 235 mm). Engraved portrait frontispiece by Miller after Kneller, 3 engraved plates

Lot #: 30

Estimate: US$500 - US$700

Date: 23 Jun 2011