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The Book of Beauty£350.00
Cecil Beaton's scarce first book.
The Glass of Fashion£125.00
Beaton's lively account of the designers and tastemakers of early 20th century fashion.
A photographic portrait of Eton College, its environment and its pupils.
The Happy Years. Diaries 1944-48. [PROOF COPY]£90.00
A corrected, proof copy of the third volume of Beaton's diaries, covering his romance with Garbo.
Edo Bertoglio. New York Polaroids 1976-1989£120.00
Bertoglio's personal photographic diary of downtown New York in the 80s.
Ashcombe. The Story of a Fifteen-Year Lease£95.00
A first edition of Beaton's record of his famous Wiltshire country house.
A Constant Heart. The War Diaries of Maud Russell 1938-1945SOLD
Previously unpublished diaries of Maud Russell, owner of Mottisfont Abbey.
A first edition of Schiaparelli's autobiography with the scarce shocking pink dust jacket.
Cecil Beaton At Home. An Interior Life£100.00
A limited, slipcased edition of the study of the homes of Cecil Beaton.
Invitation Card to the Lewis Carroll Centenary ExhibitionSOLD
A charming invitation designed by Rex Whistler.
James Lees-Milne Diaries. Ancestral Voices [1942-1943]; Prophesying Peace [1944-1945]; Caves of Ice [1946-1947]; Midway on the Waves [1948-1949]; A Mingled Measure 1953-1972; Ancient as the Hills 1973-1974; Through Wood and Dale 1975-1978; Deep Romantic CSOLD
A very nice complete set of James Lees-Milne's diaries.
Legendary Parties 1922-1972.SOLD
Cecil Beaton's amusing alphabetical anthology of 100 living people.
Alexis. The Memoirs of the Baron de Rede£275.00
The scarce memoirs of the stylish and social Baron de Rede.
Richard Avedon's first book, filled with his portraits of artists and performers.
Second Son. An Autobiography£80.00
The memoirs of David Herbert, a true Bright Young Thing, with photographs by Cecil Beaton.
A Book of BeautySOLD
London Street Fashion£350.00
A marvellous and very scarce Japanese book capturing London street style in the 1980s.
Living in Vogue£80.00
A veritable treasure trove of interiors belonging to some of the most stylish personalities of 1980s Britain.
The Gentlemen's Clubs of LondonSOLD
A wonderfully evocative book examining and celebrating the Gentlemen's Clubs of London, their buildings and their traditions.