Date1905-1946Reference NumberAms 369/1Collection SummaryFour books from the Brien Mortimer Clarke and Norah Irene Clarke collection.DescriptionSeries comprises:
The gift of the Worshipful Company of Haberdashers, to Brien Mortimer Clarke, on being bound Apprentice. [Signed] J. C. Bell Master. 3rd day of December 1912. Postcard of WWI soldier tucked inside, bottom edge roughly trimmed off: the man has a moustache, a bandolier and a corporal’s stripe.
List of the Liverymen of the Worshipful Company of Haberdashers 1946. Brien Clarke’s name marked with slip of paper on page 25, 1919.
Holy Communion, Preparation and Companion, by the late Right Rev. W. Walsham How, D.D., 1905. With bookplate from St Luke’s Church, Battersea, name of Elsie Elizabeth Collings written in, with signatures of C. Erskine Clarke and J. [John] Erskine Clarke Vicar, 4 December 1905. Card of ‘St Patrick’s Breastplate’ tucked inside.
Park Hall, Great Bardfield, Essex. Old English and Modern Furniture. Auction catalogue for Monday 3 September 1946, ‘By direction of B. M. Clarke, Esq.’ and with B. M. Clarke’s name written on top left cover. Includes black and white photographs of some lots, prices written in ink beside many lots, and tear-out purchaser’s slip still intact.
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