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An envelope inscribed by Roger Swearingen, post marked San Francisco 1995 and with two US stamps, containing a four page flyer on the publication of 'The Bottle Imp', i turn containing a colour flyer showing one of Tom Hann's illustrations for the…

Clipping from page 35 of a catalogue, with a listing of a first edition of Black Arrow (the description being identical to the volume in which it is contained). The address of E. Joseph, Bookseller is printed at the top of the clipping,a nd the date…

200 pages

An itemised receipt (torn, in two pieces) and a separate acknowledgment of payment, both made out to Ernest Mehew. A 2d. stamp is attached to the latter receipt.

Personal correspondence, also including reference to a debate on Stevenson's development of 'Kidnapped' conducted in the letters page of 'The Spectator'. Enclosures are cited, but are now separated from this letter.
A single page of stiff paper,…

Inscribed by Frank W. Mehew on the front fly leaf, with the date of October 1914 emended by another hand to 1904. 373 pages.

2 pages

352 pages

243 pages

This is the 'large paper edition', number 35 of a numbered run of 50 copies. Signed by the publisher. With the bookplate of Harold John Tennant in the inside front cover. 299 pages.

Donated to the collection by Professor Heinz G­­ünnewig. 336 pages.

A printed business card for 'G. E. Leatherland, Ltd. Fruitbrokers', inscribed on the reverse in an unknown hand with a list of novels by Agatha Christie, several of which are marked by a cross.

Monochrome postcard featuring a photographic image of an unidentified woman. Uninscribed, except for with the date '1920 May[?]'

Colour greetings card, the front image featuring a reproduction of 'The Bass Rock from Canty Bay' by Michael Bouquet. Inscribed in the hand of Janet Adam Smith with a greeting referring to 'Tod Lapraik' of Stevenson's Catriona and with a passage…

A clipping, annotated in pencil in an unknown hand as being from the catalogue of 'E. Jospeh June 1992' listing a first edition of Catriona by Robert Louis Stevenson.

Monochrome sepia book mark, printed on recto with an image of a sailing boat and on versowith an advert for Northern of London & Aberdeen Insurance.

Donated by the editor, 2016. 17 pages.
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