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Hutchinson and other Publicity Material


Promotional Postcards & Order Forms from the 1930s
Promotional booklet / order form for The Forbidden Territory (1932/33)


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As bound in 'Crossing The Forbidden Territory' for the launch party game on 5th January 1933
Source: Humphreys collection


Postcard promoting the publication of The Forbidden Territory (1932/33)


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As distributed in person by DW to various booksellers to promote his forthcoming book.
Source: Humphreys collection


Promotional card for Such Power Is Dangerous (1933)


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Promotional card for Old Rowley (1933)


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Source: Steve Whatley


Promotional card for Black August (1934)  


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Source : Steve Whatley  


Promotional card for Joan Wheatley’s first novel, ‘No Ordinary Virgin’ (1935)


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Card discovered by James Hallgate of Lucius Books


A bookseller’s display card for They Found Atlantis (1936)
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Promotional card for Contraband (1936)
Source : Thanks to the generosity of Kevin Pearce


Promotional card for Red Eagle (1937)  


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Source : Steve Whatley  


Competition to Review ’Red Eagle’ (1938)


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Source : Steve Whatley


Large postcard promoting the publication of Uncharted Seas (1937/38)


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Found in some copies of Red Eagle
Source: Humphreys collection


Promotional sheet & order form for Invasion (1938)


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A wrap-around band
Wrap-around band on The Devil Rides Out (1934)   The Devil Rides Out (1934).
Another copy with the wrap-around band, and in addition a further sticker



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For a note on the wrap around band, click here
 

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For a note on the wrap around band, click here


Pre-war promotional brochures
Promotional brochure from 1934 (12 pages)


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Front page Sample inside page
Source: Humphreys collection


Promotional brochure from 1938 (16 pages)


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Front page Sample inside page
Source: Humphreys collection


A Promotional Slip from the 1950s
Promotional Slip for Roger Brook in the French Revolution (1957)


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(the reverse is blank)
Source: Steve Whatley  


A Promotional brochure from the 1960s
'The Great Roger Brook Saga' circa Autumn 1963


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Front page Back page
Source: Steve Whatley


Later promotional pamphlets
Pamphlet issued to celebrate DW's 75th Birthday in 1972 (8 pages)


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Front page Back page


Bookmarks
1936   1949


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Latest published novel in list 'Contraband'   Found inserted in some copies of 'The Rising Storm' & 'The Second Seal'
Source: Humphreys collection   Source: Humphreys collection &c


1953   1974


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Found inserted in some copies of 'Curtain of Fear' and also in 'To The Devil A Daughter'

          
  Found inserted in many copies (originally in all copies ?) of of 'Desperate Measures'


 Three bookmarks issued by a U.K. bookshop, Wallace & Scott (circa 1995)









 No. 14

 No. 15  No. 48  No. 48 (back)


Arrow Catalogues
Arrow catalogues for 1961 - 1962


Catalogues for Oct 1961 – Jan 1962 and April-May-June 1962 Sample inside page
Thanks to the generosity of Paul Barnes


Posters
A News Vendor’s placard advertising the original serialisation of The Devil Rides Out (1934) Poster distributed to booksellers to accompany the launch of Desperate Measures (1974)

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Size : Approx 30” x 20 1/4” (76 cm x 51 cm) Size : Approx 21” x 32” (54cm x 74 cm)
  Source: ex Rothwell collection


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