Books, pamphlets and periodicals

Books, pamphlets and periodicals

Wide range of books and pamphlets on the history of Fulham and Hammersmith and their residents. All publications relating to the borough, past and present are purchased where possible.

Periodicals published by local churches, schools, tenants’ and residents’ associations, history societies, amenity and pressure groups, pensioners’ groups, local firms, estate agents etc.

Special collections

A P Herbert: Books by Sir Alan P Herbert.

Doves Press and Eragny Press
Some Doves Press and Eragny Press books.

Kelmscott Press 
Complete set of Kelmscott Press books.

Theatre Programmes 
Programmes for the King’s Theatre, Lyric Theatre and Shepherds Bush Empire, Hammersmith. A few programmes for the Grand and Granville Theatres, Fulham.

White City Exhibitions 
Books, programmes, newspaper cuttings, photographs and postcards on exhibitions held at the White City 1908-1914. Also includes material relating to the 1908 Olympic Games held at the White City.

William Morris 
Books, pamphlets, cuttings, photographs etc by and about William Morris. Includes items from collection of Henry Buxton Foreman (1842-1917), editor and bibliographer. Also includes a small collection of fabrics and wallpapers designed by Morris and some personal items such as his pipe and spectacles.

Page last updated: 04/08/2009