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BETJEMAN, John – Julian FANE. A Letter. London: John Murray, [1960]. 8°. Half title. Original cloth-backed marbled boards, spine lettered in gilt. The half title inscribed, “No. 6. Julian Fane.” ONE OF 25 COPIES, SPECIALLY BOUND. John Betjeman provided the Foreword, which is SIGNED by him. With 7 other books by or related to John Betjeman including Iris Tree’s The Marsh Picnic … With an Introduction by John Betjeman (Cambridge, Rampant Lions Press, [1966], ONE OF 300 COPIES, the front free endpaper inscribed, “Inscribed for Anthony Hobson, John Betjeman, 1966”), John Betjeman’s A Pictorial History of English Architecture (London, 1972, ONE OF 100 COPIES SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR), the same author’s Metroland … Lithographs by Glynn Boyd Harte ([London], 1977, ONE OF 220 COPIES SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR AND ARTIST) and A Garland for the Laureate. Poems presented to Sir John Betjeman on his 75th birthday ([Stratford-upon-Avon], The Celandine Press, [1981], NUMBER 7 OF 75 SPECIALLY-BOUND COPIES SIGNED BY ALL 22 CONTRIBUTORS including Kingsley Amis, Stephen Spender, Philip Larkin and Ted Hughes), Theodore Wratislaw's Oscar Wilde [1979] ONE OF 50 COPIES, SIGNED, Michael Dugdale's An Omelette of Vulture's Eggs [1982] ONE OF 90 COPIES, SIGNED, and A Catalogue of Works by Sir John Betjeman [1983], NUMBER 44 OF 80, SIGNED.

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BETJEMAN, John – Julian FANE. A Letter. London: John Murray, [1960]. 8°. Half title. Original cloth-backed marbled boards, spine lettered in gilt. The half title inscribed, “No. 6. Julian Fane.” ONE OF 25 COPIES, SPECIALLY BOUND. John Betjeman provided the Foreword, which is SIGNED by him. With 7 other books by or related to John Betjeman including Iris Tree’s The Marsh Picnic … With an Introduction by John Betjeman (Cambridge, Rampant Lions Press, [1966], ONE OF 300 COPIES, the front free endpaper inscribed, “Inscribed for Anthony Hobson, John Betjeman, 1966”), John Betjeman’s A Pictorial History of English Architecture (London, 1972, ONE OF 100 COPIES SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR), the same author’s Metroland … Lithographs by Glynn Boyd Harte ([London], 1977, ONE OF 220 COPIES SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR AND ARTIST) and A Garland for the Laureate. Poems presented to Sir John Betjeman on his 75th birthday ([Stratford-upon-Avon], The Celandine Press, [1981], NUMBER 7 OF 75 SPECIALLY-BOUND COPIES SIGNED BY ALL 22 CONTRIBUTORS including Kingsley Amis, Stephen Spender, Philip Larkin and Ted Hughes), Theodore Wratislaw's Oscar Wilde [1979] ONE OF 50 COPIES, SIGNED, Michael Dugdale's An Omelette of Vulture's Eggs [1982] ONE OF 90 COPIES, SIGNED, and A Catalogue of Works by Sir John Betjeman [1983], NUMBER 44 OF 80, SIGNED.
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