We’re rather proud of our new 40th Anniversary catalogue.
Over the next twelve days of “Twelvetide” we thought would share with you 12 of its highlights.
#1: A Signed Formal Wartime Portrait Photograph Of Winston Churchill As Prime MinisterRead More »
November 30, 2022 was Winston Churchill’s 148th Birthday.
Celebrate with our new 40th Anniversary catalogue, out today.
As per tradition.Read More »
In the aftermath of a grueling election season, one imagines that Winston Churchill simply painted.
With a little help from the New York Times, we can join him, vicariously.Read More »
Attaining and ignominiously losing the position of British Prime Minister is hardly a contemporary phenomenon. Winston Churchill was virtually no one’s choice to succeed the deposed Neville Chamberlain in 1940. Sometimes disastrous Downing Street defeats actually play out for the best.Read More »
To a bookseller especially nothing is more noxious than the banning of books. This week has been Banned Books Week, a commemoration and a celebration of books banned from schools and libraries in this country. We didn’t want to let it go without sharing our adamant support for the banning of the word “Banned” where books are concerned.Read More »
Winston Churchill knew “Lilibet” from infancy. On the occasion of Her Majesty’s State Funeral (the first state funeral since Churchill’s own) , we mourn her loss through his eyes.Read More »
The case of the missing Karsh is still unsolved. And, no, we don’t know where it is. If perchance, you have not yet heard, a signed original print of Yousuf Karsh’s immortal World War II portrait photograph of a scowling Winston Churchill (“The Roaring Lion”) has disappeared from a wall at the Château Laurier hotel in Ottawa, Canada, where it hung for 24 years; replaced by a forgeryRead More »
August was always a hot month for Winston Churchill, historically. Even his vacations burned bright. In the heat of, and the heart of, this month we celebrate all that Winston Churchill accomplished in August.Read More »
As England’s soon-to-be-Ex-Prime Minister (and our one-time-in-store headliner) sinks slowly into the blistering heat of a climate-changed English summer, while our former-President (and longtime down-the-block neighbor, who never ever visited), simmers in the soup of his own cooked-up election lies, we turn for a cool draught to Winston Churchill…Read More »
Sometimes you just need a good doodle. The times they are apalling. But a good doodle, especially one from Winston Churchill, can at least make you smile. Winston Churchill was a compulsive doodler.Read More »
We just wanted to take a moment to wish the Queen a jolly Jubilee.
Of course, Winston Churchill knew “Lilibet” from birth…Read More »
We have decided to commemorate our 39th (“Jack Benny”) Birthday with a diverting keepsake — a limited, original Winston Churchill paint-by-numbers portrait. Partial proceeds will be donated to the Ukrainian Safety Fund of the International & European Federations of Journalists .Read More »