05: Mid 20th century British military autographs

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Estimate: £150 - £200

An absorbing autograph book containing approx. 45 autographs from mostly British figures of the mid 20th century, from a variety of professions. Features a particularly strong military section.


  • ‘The Mad Major’ Christopher Draper
  • Admiral Sir Percy Grant
  • ‘Pathfinder’ Air Vice Marshal Donald Bennett
  • BOAC pilot Captain Oscar Philip Jones
  • Commodore Harry Manning
  • Writer Edmund Crispin
  • Politician Edward Hilton Young
  • Archduke Joseph Franz of Austria

A full list is available upon request.

Autographs are in very good condition throughout. The autograph album retains its attractive black cover. Some of the pages are detached from the spine.  

6 x 5 inches.

Provenance: The S.E Waits Autograph Collection

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