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It Gives Me Great Pleasure

Cecil Beaton's amusing account of his lecture tour across North America.

Shell Guide to Wiltshire. A Series of Views, of Castles, Seats of the Nobility, Mines, Picturesque Scenery, Towns, Public Buildings, Churches, Antiquities, &c.

The 1935 guidebook for the aspiring, car-driving metropolitan sightseer, with photomontage cover by Lord Berners.

The Face of the World. An International Scrapbook of People and Places

The people, places and pleasures of Beaton's post war life.


Lord Snowdon's first photography book capturing London in the 1950s.

Hermes. La Beaute en Voyage

The glamour of travel and the luxury of Hermés.

A Time of Gifts; Between the Woods and the Water; The Broken Road

The complete trilogy of books recounting Patrick Leigh Fermor's journey on foot across Europe.

Hotel Il Pellicano

'A golden summer camp for a chosen few.'

An Indian Album

Cecil Beaton's photographs of war-time India, with the well-preserved dust jacket.

La Colombe d'Or at Saint Paul de Vence. The Taste of Provence

An illustrated story of the famous artistic restaurant in the South of France.

The Voyage of the Virgin Maria Candelaria [INSCRIBED]

A photographic record of the women encountered by Deborah Turbeveille on a tour of Guatemala.

Chinese Album

Cecil Beaton's images of China taken during the Second World War.

Oxon. Shell Guide

A very well-preserved first edition copy of Oxon, written and illustrated by John Piper.