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LAWRENCE, T.E. (1888-1935). 'Lawrence of Arabia'.
Autograph Letter Signed ('T.E. Shaw' and headed from '338171 A/c Shaw at R.A.F. Mount Batten, Plymouth') to [Bertram] Thomas, 1 page 4to with envelope, 10 June 1931.
£2200 / $2838 / €2552 [No: 26105]

STEPHENSON, Robert (1803-1859). Railway and civil engineer.
Letter Signed ('Rob. Stephenson') to Peter Le Neve-Foster, secretary of the Society of Arts, 1 page 4to, 24 Great George Street, 3 July 1858.
£450 / $580 / €522 [No: 26612]

POULENC, Francis (1899-1963). French composer.
Photograph, 235 x 175 mm. (c. 9½ x 7 inches) overall, signed and inscribed in blue ink at the foot to Lily May Caldwell. In generally good condition, no date.
£375 / $483 / €435 [No: 26611]

TELFORD, Thomas (1757-1834). Engineer.
Autograph Letter Signed ('Thomas Telford') to Mr ?Shlohtigroll, 1 page 8vo (traces of mounting to the reverse), Salopian [Coffee House], 1 April 1816.
£425 / $548 / €493 [No: 26623]

SITWELL, Dame Edith (1887-1964). Poet and critic.
Series of eighteen letters, six in the third person, to her insurance brokers, largely relating to jewellery purchases, 38 pages small 4to, 1954-1964.
£2500 / $3225 / €2900 [No: 26607]

CHARLES II (1630-1685). King of England, Scotland and Ireland.
Letter Signed (Charles R' at the head)addressed to 'ye Clerke of Our Signet attending', 1 page folio, Whitehall, 10 May, 13 Charles II [1661].
£1750 / $2257 / €2030 [No: 26610]

DICKENS, Charles (1812-1870). Novelist.
Autograph Letter Signed ('Charles Dickens') to William Hazlitt (1811-1893, editor and translator), 2 pages 8vo, Offices of the Daily News, 'Thursday afternoon', no date.
£1500 / $1935 / €1740 [No: 26609]

DICKENS, Charles (1812-1870). Novelist.
Autograph Letter Signed to Messrs Seagrove & Company, 1 page 8vo with blank leaf inlaid to remains of an album leaf, Gad's Hill Place, 28 July 1866.
£1250 / $1612 / €1450 [No: 26608]

ROLLS, Charles Stewart (1877-1910). Motor car promotor and aviator.
Correspondence with F. Howard Mercer, pioneering motorist and motoring photographer, together with photographs and related material.
£8000 / $10320 / €9280 [No: 26621]

PARRY, Sir William Edward (1790-1855). Arctic explorer.
Autograph Letter Signed to 'My dear Richardson', probably Sir John Richardson, 1 page 8vo (c.5 x 4½ inches), Haslar, 27 December no year.
£325 / $419 / €377 [No: 26618]

GLADSTONE, William Ewart (1809-1898). Prime Minister 1868-1874, 1880-1885, 1886, and 1892-1894.
Autograph Letter Signed to Colonel (William) Mure (1799-1860), D[owning] S[treet], 2 pages 8vo, 23 December 1853.
£110 / $141 / €127 [No: 26598]

HOLLAND, Sir Henry, 1st Baronet (1788-1873). Physician and traveller.
Autograph Letter Signed to ?Thomas Allom, 2 pages 8vo (address-leaf removed), L[ower] Brook Street, 'Monday', dated in pencil in another hand '1833'.
£450 / $580 / €522 [No: 26496]

KITCHENER, Horatio Herbert, 1st Earl (1850-1916). Field Marshal.
Autograph Letter Signed to Captain Anson, 1 page 8vo (a little worn with some remains of old mounting and offsetting from hasty folding), Cairo, 28 April, no year.
£350 / $451 / €406 [No: 26603]

COACHMAKING
Collection of 5 letters relating to coaches and coachmaking, including Autograph Letter Signed from Elizabeth Fox (1750-1842), 1½ pages 4to, St Anne's Hill, 12 January 1810.
£325 / $419 / €377 [No: 26505]

DEWAR, Sir James (1842-1923). Scientist. The inventor of cordite.
Three Autograph Letters Signed to Myers, 6 pages 8vo, Cambridge and the Royal Institution (2), 1889 and 1890.
£250 / $322 / €290 [No: 26589]

MARTIN, Helen Faucit (1814-1898). Actress.
Two Autograph Letters Signed, to Miss Cole and Lady Cole, 6 pages 8vo, Onslow Square, 23 March and 21 December no year.
£65 / $83 / €75 [No: 26588]

REES, Abraham (1743-1825). Presbyterian minister & encyclopaedist.
Autograph Letter Signed to an unnamed correspondent, ½-page 4to (tipped to the remains of an album leaf, a little dust-stained), 7 Kings Road, Grays Inn, 6 February 1819.
£45 / $58 / €52 [No: 26581]

[ROOTES, William Ed., 1st Baron Rootes (1894-1964). Motor vehicle manufacturer.]
Group of 26 Typewritten Letters Signed & Autograph Letters Signed to Rootes from various correspondents, in all 14 pages 4to, 11 pages 8vo and 1 page folio, 1935-1964, where dated.
£185 / $238 / €214 [No: 26585]

HUGO, Victor (1802-1885). French novelist and playwright.
Autograph Letter Signed ('V.H.'), 1 page 8vo (small stain, traces of mounting on blank leaf), H[auteville] H[ouse] [Guernsey], '29', no date.
£850 / $1096 / €986 [No: 26576]

ROBINSON, Richard, 1st Baron Rokeby (bap. 1708-1794). Church of Ireland archbishop of Armagh.
Autograph Letter Signed ('R Armagh') to [Thomas Percy] Bishop of Dromore, 1 page 4to with integral address-leaf, 'H & Wells Bristol', 25 June 1787.
£75 / $96 / €87 [No: 26583]

REY, Joseph (1779-1855). 'Inventor of Socialism in France'.
Autograph Letter Signed in French to [Sir John] Bowring (1792-1872, politician, diplomatist & writer), ½-page 4to with integral address-leaf, no place, 19 July 1823.
£55 / $70 / €63 [No: 26582]

SWAN, Annie Shepherd (1859-1943). Novelist.
Autograph Letter Signed ('A Burnett Smith') on two sides of a correspondence card to Mrs Browne, Aldersyde, Hampstead, 8 June 1897.
£45 / $58 / €52 [No: 26575]

SMYTH, William Henry (1788-1865). Admiral and scientific writer.
Autograph Letter Signed to an unnamed correspondent, 1½ pages 8vo, St John's Lodge, Aylesbury, 26 January 1859.
£125 / $161 / €145 [No: 26571]

SMYTH, Sir Warington Wilkinson (1817-1890). Mining engineer.
Autograph Letter Signed to S.A. Morgan, 1 page 8vo, 5 Inverness Terrace, 30 January 1884.
£55 / $70 / €63 [No: 26570]

SMYTH, Dame Ethel Mary (1858-1944). Composer, writer and suffragist.
Autograph Letter Signed to Miss Juliet Campbell, 3 pages 8vo with envelope, Coign, Hook Heath, Woking, postmarked 4 March 1914.
£125 / $161 / €145 [No: 26569]

SNOW, Charles Percy, Baron (1905-1980). Author and publicist.
Photograph by Mark Gerson signed on the back and dedicated to Hans Roest, dated 15 September 1964.
£45 / $58 / €52 [No: 26572]

SMILES, Samuel (1812-1904). Writer and social reformer.
Autograph Letter Signed to Albert Megson, 3½ pages 8vo on black-edged paper (spike hole, traces of former mounting on the last page), 4 Pembroke Gardens, 4 July 1876.
£75 / $96 / €87 [No: 26567]

SLOPER, Edward High Lindsay (1826-1887). Pianist, music teacher & composer.
Autograph Letter Signed [to Ignaz Moscheles, 1794-1870, pianist & composer], 3 pages 8vo on black-edged paper, 9 Bentinck Street, Manchester Square, 10 March 1846.
£45 / $58 / €52 [No: 26566]

TELFORD, Thomas (1757-1834). Engineer.
Collection of correspondence relating to Telford and road building between 1825 and 1828, 40 letters and 13 copy letters.
£425 / $548 / €493 [No: 26537]

MURDOCH, Dame Iris (1919-1999). Novelist.
A series of 9 Autograph Letters Signed, 3 autograph postcards (with an autograph postcard from Murdoch's husband John Bayley) to Roger Sharrock and his wife Betty.
£650 / $838 / €754 [No: 26558]