Lot 21

Autograph Album.- Authors and Politicians

Autograph album with signatures by various authors, politicians and other prominent figures, including: Isaac Foot, Osbert Sitwell (signed postcard), Elliott Dodds, John Simon, William Cowper (calling card with his red wax seal), Hugh Wontner, Margaret and Denis Thatcher (signed Christmas card), Edmund Blunden, Anton Lang, Frederic Raphael, Jeremy Thorpe (typed letter signed reading “It has always been our firm conviction that the essence of a free Parliament is that an M.P. should feel able to vote according to his convictions. This we shall continue to do”, March 1972), Rose Macaulay, Roy Strong, Michael Foot, Patsy Hendren, John Mason Brown, Ramsay Muir, Frank Swinnerton, Margaret Lloyd George, Christopher Hobhouse, Bernard Ashmole, Mike Brearley, Clive Radley, Mike Gatting OBE, Paul Weekes and other cricketers from the 1930s to the 1980s, miscellaneous collection comprising letters, postcards, clipped signatures and ephemera either affixed onto album pages or loosely inserted, red cloth, handling wear and tears to cloth, spine defective, oblong 4to, c. 1930s-1970s.

Estimate: £300-£400