Books, Maps, Manuscripts and Historical Photographs

18 Jun 2014, starting at 13:00 BST .

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VIAN (PHILIP LOUIS) Autograph letter signed ("Philip Vian"), to General Miles Dempsey ("My dear Bimbo"), in which the Admiral commanding the D-Day fleet offers Dempsey, commanding the British D-Day forces, full naval support: HMS Scylla, 23 June [1944]

VICTORY THANKSGIVING AT LUNEBURG Printed Order of Service of Second Army Thanksgiving Service on Conclusion of the Campaign in North West Europe, [1945]

SECOND ARMY - OFFICIAL ACCOUNT An Account of the Operations of Second Army in Europe 1944-1945, 3 vol. (including map case), FIRST EDITION, ONE OF APPROXIMATELY 48 COPIES MARKED "SECRET", Compiled by Headquarters Second Army, [August 1945]

PRISONERS OF WAR IN GERMANY AND M.I.9 Papers, photographs and effects of Captain Julius Morris Green, TD, of the Army Dental Corps, relating to his espionage activities on behalf of the British Directorate of Military Intelligence Section 9 (MI9) while a prisoner-of-war at Colditz and other camps in Germany during the Second World War, including a run of original coded letters sent and received by him;

THOMAS (DYLAN) Autograph draft of his surreal fantasy 'Prologue to an Adventure', [c.1935]

THOMAS (DYLAN) Typescripts of six pieces; and other material

THOMAS (DYLAN) Autograph letter signed ("Dylan"), to Alec Craig ("Dear Alec Craig"), Holywell Forge, Oxford, 2 July 1946

THOMAS (DYLAN) Autograph envelope, addressed to his parents, [Oxford], [12] January 1947

THOMAS (DYLAN) Autograph list of twelve poems by Browning, no place or date [?Italy, 1947]

THOMAS (DYLAN) Autograph letter signed ("Dylan"), to his wife Caitlin, [1950?]

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