• Short Summary

    AT SOTHEBY'S, THE LONDON AUCTIONEERS, A PREVIEW OF IMPORTANT COLLECTION OF WORKS OF 19TH CENTURY AND MODERN ENGLISH AND FRENCH LITERATURE TO GO UNDER THE HAMMER TODAY (MONDAY).

  • Description

    1.
    GV EXTERIOR. SOTHEBY'S LONDON
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    2.
    SLV NAME OUTSIDE BUILDING
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    3.
    NV INTERIOR. GIRL LOOKS AT GRAHAM GREENE MANUSCRIPT
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    4.
    CU GREENE MANUSCRIPTS TILT TO GIRL READING
    0.18

    5.
    CU GREENE MANUSCRIPT TEXT
    0.24

    6.
    CU GIRL READS "LADY CHATTERLEY'S LOVER"
    0.30

    7.
    CU TITLE PAGE ABOVE
    0.34

    8.
    CU D.H. LAWRENCE SIGNATURE ON FLY PAGE
    0.38

    9.
    CU GIRL READS "LADY CHATTERLEY'S LOVER"
    0.41

    10.
    CU LAWRENCE'S "SEVEN PILLARS OF WISDOM"
    0.50

    11.
    CU PORTRAITS OF AUTHOR IN BOOK
    1.01

    12.
    CU WINSTON CHURCHILL LETTERS
    1.11

    13.
    CU CHURCHILL SIGNATURE
    1.14

    14.
    CU ANOTHER CHURCHILL SIGNATURE
    1.18

    15.
    CU PAN. VARIOUS LETTER AND POST-CARDS WRITTEN BY GEORGE BERNARD SHAW
    1.26

    16.
    CU SHAW POST-CARD
    1.30

    17.
    CU NOTATION BY SHAW
    1.35

    18.
    CU SHAW SIGNATURE
    1.38

    19.
    CU MANUSCRIPT OF "LES FAUX-MONNAYEURS" BY ANDRE
    1.52

    20.
    CU PAN. PAGE OF TEXT ABOVE
    2.00

    21.
    CU CORRESPONDENCE FROM GIDE TO DOROTHY BUSSY
    2.06

    22.
    CU ONE OF ABOVE LETTERS
    2.15

    23.
    CU BUSSY NAME AND ADDRESS WRITTEN BY GIDE
    2.19

    24.
    GV VARIOUS BOOKS AND MANUSCRIPTS FOR AUCTION
    2.22

    25.
    CU MANUSCRIPTS
    2.24

    26.
    CU PAN. BOOKS AND MANUSCRIPTS
    2.32



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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: AT SOTHEBY'S, THE LONDON AUCTIONEERS, A PREVIEW OF IMPORTANT COLLECTION OF WORKS OF 19TH CENTURY AND MODERN ENGLISH AND FRENCH LITERATURE TO GO UNDER THE HAMMER TODAY (MONDAY). THERE ARE ALSO MANY AUTOGRAPHED LETTERS AND LITERARY MANUSCRIPTS.

    AMONG THE MANUSCRIPTS ARE SOME BY GRAHAM GREENE. THEY INCLUDE THOSE OF THE POWER AND THE GLORY, OUR MAN IN HAVANA, AND THE MINISTRY OF FEAR.

    FIRST EDITIONS OF JOYCE'S ULYSSES ... OF D.H. LAWRENCE'S "LADY CHATTERLEY'S LOVER," AND T.E. LAWRENCES'S "SEVEN PILLARS OF WISDOM", SIGNED BY HIMSELF ARE ALSO UP FOR AUCTION.

    THERE'S ALSO CORRESPONDENCES OF MATISSE, BAUDELAIRE, WINSTON CHURCHILL ON GOEBBELS AND CHAMBERLAIN, AND LETTERS AND CARDS OF BERNARD SHAW.

    THE AUTOGRAPH DRAFT OF PART OF GIDE'S LES FAUX MONNAYEURS IS ALSO UP FOR AUCTION, AND THERE IS UNPUBLISHED CORRESPONDENCE OF TRANSLATOR. IT COMPRISES SOME 300 LETTERS EQUALLY DIVIDED BETWEEN THE TWO AND WRITTEN BETWEEN 1918 AND 1951.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA7XT3F1GEKX368M3ONITQQ6MCX
    Media URN:
    VLVA7XT3F1GEKX368M3ONITQQ6MCX
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    11/05/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:33:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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