BROWN, Jane. The Garden at Buckingham Palace. An…

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BROWN, Jane. The Garden at Buckingham Palace. An Illustrated History.

Royal Collection Enterprises Ltd, 2004.

£48

Large 4to. Publisher's cloth and dustwrapper lettered in gilt; pp. 224, profusely illustrated with colour photograph plates by Christopher Simon Sykes ; a fine copy.First edition.

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[QUEEN MOTHER.] LACEY, Robert. The Queen…

[QUEEN MOTHER.] LACEY, Robert. The Queen Mother's Century.

Little Brown. 1999.

£48

8vo., original cloth with dust wrapper. A fine copy.First edition. Flamboyantly inscribed to Fleur Cowles in pink ink "To Fleur best wishes and love Richard.""Everybody's…

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[ROLEX] Pioneering Spirits.  The 12th Rolex Awards…

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[ROLEX] Pioneering Spirits. The 12th Rolex Awards for Enterprise.

Thames & Hudson. 2006.

£48

4to., original cloth with dust wrapper. A fine copy.First edition. "Thirty years ago Rolex created the biennial Awards for Enterprise to honor outstanding individual achievements in…

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HEMMING, John. Red Gold. The conquest of the…

HEMMING, John. Red Gold. The conquest of the Brazilian Indians.

Macmillan. 1978.

£60

8vo. Original cloth and wrapper; pp. xvii + 677, maps, b&w plates; wrapper a little worn to edges, very good. Provenance: title page inscribed by the author to Fleur Cowles: "A book…

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RUSSELL, Bertrand Human Society in Ethics and…

RUSSELL, Bertrand Human Society in Ethics and Politics.

New York: Simon and Schuster. 1955.

£60

8vo. Original blue cloth, gilt lettering to upper board and spine; pp. xxii + 229; very good. Provenance: advance copy with loose compliment slip sent by the publisher to Gardner…

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COWLES, Fleur. The Flower Game. In which nearly…

COWLES, Fleur. The Flower Game. In which nearly two hundred friends of the author replied from many corners of the world to her invitation to name the ten flowers they would want to take with them if banished toa desert island - but one where any and every flower would grow, regardless of season or soil.

Collins. 1983.

£98

8vo., original cloth with dust wrapper. Illustrated with paintings by Fleur Cowles. A fine copy.First edition. Contributors to this floral "Desert Island Discs" include Lauren…

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[PERON, Eva]. DE ELIA, Tomas and QUIEROZ, Juan…

[PERON, Eva]. DE ELIA, Tomas and QUIEROZ, Juan Pablo (Editors). Evita. An Intimate Portrait of Eva Peron.

Thames and Hudson. 1997.

£98

Folio, original cloth with dust wrapper. With 170 illustrations. A fine copy.First edition inscribed to Fleur Cowles and Tom Meyer, "To Fleur and Tom with best wishes, Matilda G…

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GUNTHER, John. Eisenhower.  The Man and the…

GUNTHER, John. Eisenhower. The Man and the Symbol.

New York. Harper & Brothers. 1952.

£98

8vo., original cloth (without dust wrapper).First edition inscribed "For Mike and Fleur - once more and as always with thanks, admiration and affection - John Gunther NY City Jan…

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[MEXICO.] Rio La Venta.  Treasure of Chiapas…

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[MEXICO.] Rio La Venta. Treasure of Chiapas. Foreword by Sir Edmund Hillary.

Treviso. Associazione Culturale Esplorazioni Geografiche La Venta. 1999.

£98

Folio, original cloth with dust wrapper. Wrapper with repaired closed tear otherwise a fine copy with CD-Rom on lower pastedown.First edition. "The courage of the members of the La…

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QUICK MAGAZINE Volume 4 April 2 - June 25,  1951.

QUICK MAGAZINE Volume 4 April 2 - June 25, 1951.

New York. Cowles Magazines. 1951.

£148

Small 8vo., 13 issues in original wrappers bound together in blue leather, lettered in gilt on spine with "Fleur Cowles" in gilt on upper board. Some rubbed and scraping to…

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[SCAASI, Arnold.]  MORRIS, Bernadine. Scaasi.  A…

[SCAASI, Arnold.] MORRIS, Bernadine. Scaasi. A Cut Above. Introduction by Liz Smith.

New York. Rizzoli. 1996.

£148

Folio, original cloth with dust wrapper. Closed tear to wrapper otherwise a near fine copy.First edition inscribed "For Fleur Cowles - An inspiration to all and a wonderful person - much love. Arnold Scaasi."

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DE GAULLE, Charles. The Edge of the Sword.

DE GAULLE, Charles. The Edge of the Sword.

Faber & Faber Limited. 1960.

£198

8vo., original cloth with dust wrapper. A very good copy.First English edition. Signed "Fleur Cowles Meyer".

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VERNE, Jules. Around the World in Eighty Days…

VERNE, Jules. Around the World in Eighty Days. Adapted by Gertrude Moderow.

Chicago. Scott Foresman and Company. 1952.

£248

8vo., presentation binding of full brown polished calf, lettered in gilt on spine with presentation in gilt on upper board "To: Fleur Cowles...with the Compliments of Michael…

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DUMAS, Alexandre Fils. La dame aux camélias…

DUMAS, Alexandre Fils. La dame aux camélias. Illustrations de Pallavicini

Venice. Edizioni Daria Guarnati. 1946.

£498

8vo., original pink stiff card wrappers with glassine and slipcase. Spine sunned otherwise a very good copy.First edition thus, limited to 1060 copies, this letter "C" of 10…

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MICHENER, James A. Miracle in Seville.  With…

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MICHENER, James A. Miracle in Seville. With Drawings by John A Fulton.

[Seville: John Fulton Gallery], 1995.

£998

4to.,original yellow cloth hand-bound in Japanese style, decorative die-cut paper cover, blue painted endpapers, housed in folding blue cloth clamshell box (without silver matador's sword…

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