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Sir ALFRED MUNNINGS Ballads and poems, Rare Signed First Edition


Ballads and poems or, A rhyming succession of rhyming digression

Sir Alfred James Munnings, was one of England’s finest painters of horses, and as an outspoken critic of Modernism. Engaged by Lord Beaverbrook’s Canadian War Memorials Fund, he earned several prestigious commissions after the Great War that made him wealthy

This is the Signed First edition in dust wrapper. No.67 of 250
Illustrated with black and white plates and drawings integrated with text and sheet music to rear.

Published by Museum Press Limited 1957

Book Condition: Very Good

Price £135

Ref: 1974

Ballads and Poems by Alfred Munnings 1878-1959


Ballads and poems or, A rhyming succession of rhyming digression

Sir Alfred James Munnings, was one of England’s finest painters of horses, and as an outspoken critic of Modernism. Engaged by Lord Beaverbrook’s Canadian War Memorials Fund, he earned several prestigious commissions after the Great War that made him wealthy

First edition in dust wrapper.
Illustrated with black and white plates and drawings integrated with text and sheet music to rear.

Published by Museum Press Limited 1957

Book Condition: Good

Price £50

Ref: 1973

Printed Books

Subject: Books
Auction house: Christie’s (London)
Date:1981-02-04
Lots: 323
Condition: Excellent

(Weight:Light)
Price £6.00

Ref:39

North Mymms Park Volume II

Subject: Books
Includes property of Major General Sir George Burns
Auction house: Christie’s (Country House)
Date:1979-09-26
Lots: 535
Condition: Excellent
Including an Important Collection of Napoleonica
(Weight:Light)
Price £10.00

Ref:1663

Printed Books & Manuscripts

Subject: Books
Includes property of Mr William Appleton, Mrs W Buster, Mrs R S West, Alfred Kahn, Wadsworth Atheneum
Auction house: Christie’s (New York)
Date:1980-04-11
Lots: 381
Condition: Good
Including a fine collection of works by John Goulde
(Weight:Standard)
Price £10.00

Ref:843