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THE BOOK OF FRANCE

The Book Of France (1927)

Pages from 'The Book of France' are revealed for the camera.

STREET LIBRARY issue title FROM MISSES TO MERSON

Street Library Issue Title From Misses To Merson (1936)

Girl wears book shelf on back and becomes...

FAG ASHTRAY aka CIGARETTE ASHTRAY

Fag Ashtray AKA Cigarette Ashtray (1937)

A cigarette which comes with its own small ashtray attached...

NEW LIBRARY IN HUNGARY

New Library In Hungary (1964)

New education source in Hungary. Light quality is not great

OUT TAKES / CUTS FROM CP 322 - MULTI-DECK GARAGE and TEDDY BEAR MAN

Out Takes / Cuts From Cp 322 - Multi-Deck Garage And Teddy Bear Man (1960-1961)

Out takes (rushes,...

THE WORLD'S LARGEST BIBLE

The World's Largest Bible (1931)

An enormous bible is shown to us by the man who spent two years making...

BOOKS IN BOOT OF CAR aka FEEDING STAND

Books In Boot Of Car AKA Feeding Stand (1937)

A bookshelf is fitted into a car boot.

WORDS aka FIGURES OF SPEECH

Words AKA Figures Of Speech (1942)

A look at the origin of certain words and figures of speech.

MINIATURE BOOKS

Miniature Books (1952)

Footage of miniature books and collector, London.

BRITISH MUSEUM LIBRARY

British Museum Library (1947)

Close up shots of bookshelves in the British Museum library. London.

BRITISH MUSEUM LIBRARY

British Museum Library (1947)

Item showing books in the British Museum. London.

BRITISH MUSEUM LIBRARY

British Museum Library (1947)

Interior shots of British Museum Library.

THE TRAVELLING LIBRARY

The Travelling Library (1932)

A 'library tram' travels through Munich in Germany.

CINEVIEWS IN BRIEF NO. 69

Cineviews In Brief No. 69 (1938)

Footage of a tiny radio set, a violin and a book.

FIRST SYNOD SINCE THE REFORMATION

First Synod Since The Reformation (1928)

Clergymen make their way to a meeting where they reject the...

BARROW BOY PLAYWRIGHT

Barrow Boy Playwright (1957)

America buys a play from Bernard Kops of Stepney.

BENTLEY HISTORY BOOK

Bentley History Book (1937)

A large book charting the history and points of interest of Bentley town is...

BOOKWORMS

Bookworms (1946)

People read books outside a London bookshop during their lunchtime.

 TROTSKY SPEECH IN MEXICO

Trotsky Speech In Mexico (1930-1939)

Leon Trotsky denounces Stalin while he is in exile in Mexico.

TROTSKY IN MEXICO TALKS ON MOSCOW TRIALS

Trotsky In Mexico Talks On Moscow Trials (1938)

Leon Trotsky denounces Stalin while he is in exile...

MADAM HOLLEWAY aka HOLLENLAY or HOLLEWLAY

Madam Holleway AKA Hollenlay Or Hollewlay (1944)

Old woman reading - wife of Swedish Ambassador,...

DOMESDAY BOOK

Domesday Book (1947)

Item showing cover and pages of Domesday Book in British Museum. London.

COUNTESS TOLSTOY IN ROME

Countess Tolstoy In Rome (1948)

Countess Tatiana Tolstoy, daughter of author Leo, at home in Rome....

AIDS FOR DISABLED

Aids For Disabled (1951)

An exhibition of aids for disabled people takes place in Goldsmith's Hall,...

150th ANNIVERSARY OF LOUIS BRAILLE

150th Anniversary Of Louis Braille (1959)

150th anniversary of Louis Braille, man who invented...

"Good Old Epsom Once Again!" (1931)

Summer Princess wins the Grand Met Horse Race at Epsom Race...

RUDOLF HESS HERE

Rudolf Hess Here (1941)

Montage of shots of Rudolf Hess (Hess just flown over to Scotland).

VANGUARD OF VICTORY

Vanguard Of Victory (1941)

General Jan Smuts is presented with 'Vanguard of Victory' about victory in...

THE FAVOURITE WINS

The Favourite Wins (1927)

Scenes at the St Leger, Doncaster.

LOVE

Love (1941)

A few statistics associated with the subject of love.

GREAT PATIENT, GREAT DOCTOR

Great Patient, Great Doctor (1966)

Lord Moran, Winston Churchill's Doctor, explains why he wrote about...

DAVE AND DUSTY

Dave And Dusty (1948)

Dave stands on a pile of school books to watch football match through fence.

PERSONALITY MEET - ERNEST SHEPARD

Personality Meet - Ernest Shepard (1946)

Item showing Ernest Shephard, artist and illustrator of...

IMPROVED TELEPHONE DIRECTORY IN THE MAKING

Improved Telephone Directory In The Making (1945)

New printing and binding techniques on show in...

SCHOOL IN POLAND

School In Poland (1947)

Good footage of children going to school in war torn Poland.

CIRNECO BREED OF DOG

Cirneco Breed Of Dog (1957)

Footage of Cirneco dogs in Sicily.

NEW SCHOOL EQUIPMENT

New School Equipment (1959)

New equipment for school in Lagymanyos, Czechoslovakia.

BOOKS ON ART

Books On Art (1964)

Display of books printed by Artia.

A BOOK WITH MOVING DIAGRAMS

A Book With Moving Diagrams (1964)

Hungarian man invents a book with moving diagrams.

CZECHOSLOVAKIAN SCHOOL TEACHES ENGLISH aka CZECHOSLOVAKIA: ENGLISH LESSONS

Czechoslovakian School Teaches English AKA Czechoslovakia: English Lessons (1966)

An English...

THE MCWHIRTERS

The Mcwhirters (1975)

Shots of Norris McWhirter and identical twin brother Ross McWhirter interviewed...

KIDDIES HAPPY DAY aka PRIZES DISTRIBUTED TO SCHOOL CHILDREN

Kiddies Happy Day AKA Prizes Distributed To School Children (1920-1929)

Islington school prize day...

BINDING THE BOOK OF THE PRINCE OF WALES - WITH INTERRUPTIONS FROM MR GEORGE...

Binding The Book Of The Prince Of Wales - With Interruptions From Mr George... (1923)

Comedian...

COVER STORY

Cover Story (1964)

Art students create anarchy for the dust jacket of a novel.

TOMMY HANDLEY INTROS MODELS

Tommy Handley Intros Models (1937)

Comedian Tommy Handley introduces item about miniature models of...

BOOKS - BY THE BILLION!

Books - By The Billion! (1931)

How books are printed and bound.

MASKS

Masks (1937)

A look at masks from around the World recently featured in Duncan Melvin's television...

MINIATURE HANDWRITING EXPERT issue title - SIGN PLEASE!

Miniature Handwriting Expert Issue Title - Sign Please! (1937)

Charles Gunner writes in miniature...

BRITISH MUSEUM

British Museum (1938)

Famous Admiral Nelson's Log - Victory's Long Book where he describes Battle of...

FLOATING LIBRARY

Floating Library (1940)

A man runs a library from his boat on the river Stour in Kent.