A collection of books from Sean Connery's library in his former home in Spain,
Lot 51
A collection of books from Sean Connery's library in his former home in Spain,
Sold for £125 (US$ 195) inc. premium

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A collection of books from Sean Connery's library in his former home in Spain, A collection of books from Sean Connery's library in his former home in Spain
A collection of books from Sean Connery's library in his former home in Spain,
ten titles, including 'Battlefield Earth', L. Ron Hubbard, St.Martin's Press, 1982, first edition, with covering letter dated 1988; 'The Great West', David Lavender, American Heritage Publishing Co., inscribed by the author, To Seanio To commemorate ''the Mason caper''; 'Icon', Frederick Forsyth, Bantam Press, 1996, signed and inscribed by the author, For Sean, Beware the Sassenach with the rapier credit card! Warmest regards...Nov 1996'; 'The Fountains Of Paradise', Arthur C. Clarke, Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1979, signed and inscribed by the author, To Sean Connery, with admiration + best wishes...Colombo 8 Oct 84, with covering letter; 'Arts Of Ancient Mexico', Jacques Soustelle, Thames & Hudson 1967, signed and inscribed by Connery, Gigi's sports day July 67 (second in the long jump); and 'Movies From The Mansion A History Of Pinewood Studios', George Perry, Elm Tree Books 1976, signed and inscribed Welcome back to Pinewood... by (?) Howard and dated 23/6/80

Footnotes

  • Please note: The last item in this lot is signed by Cyril Howard and was presented to Connery on his return to Pinewood Studios to film 'Outland'.
    Purchased when Connery's villa, Casa Malibu, Marbella, was sold in 2000. With the lot is a copy of a newspaper article about the sale.
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