Sale of Collectors' Items, Books, Stamps, Coins, Medals & Toys
on Tuesday 20th February at 10.30am
Viewing: Saturday 17th February 9am-12noon & Monday 19th February 9am-7pm
Lots: 1-53 of 365
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Lot 1
A collection of British Empire and Great British stamps in three albums.
Estimate:  £350 - 400 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 2
A collection of stamps in an album and loose.
Estimate:  £20 - 25 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £32
Lot 3
A collection of stamps in a ledger and loose.
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £38
Lot 4
A collection of mainly modern stamps and covers in seven albums and loose, with commemorative coin covers, Great Britain presentation packs and First Day Covers.
Estimate:  £250 - 300 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £250
Lot 5
An accumulation of stamps and covers in an album, stock book and loose, including USA, Great Britain from 1840 1d black 1883-84 to 1/- good used, King Edward VIII 2/- booklet.
Estimate:  £200 - 250 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £210
Lot 6
An All-World accumulation of stamps and covers in twenty stock books and loose.
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 7
A King George V to Queen Elizabeth II duplicated accumulation of Great British stamps in twenty stock books and loose, also a quantity of First Day Covers.
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 8
A large accumulation of stamps in eighteen albums and stocks and loose.
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £65
Lot 9
An accumulation of Great British stamps and covers in five albums, with Prestige booklets, miniature sheets including uncut sheets.
Estimate:  £200 - 250 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £210
Lot 10
An accumulation of stamps in approximately thirty albums and stock books and loose, with Great Britain with mint decimal sets, British Empire, thematics, etc.
Estimate:  £200 - 250 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £200
Lot 11
Approximately 300 Philatelic British GB illustrated First Day Covers in two albums and loose, with sets to 2013.
Estimate:  £80 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £100
Lot 12
A large accumulation of stamps and covers in albums, stock books and loose, contained in four boxes, with Great Britain, etc.
Estimate:  £150 - 250 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 13
An accumulation of stamps and covers in six albums and stock books and loose.
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £85
Lot 14
A collection of modern stamps and covers in eight albums, with RAF Museum, Royalty, etc.
Estimate:  £40 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £50
Lot 15
An accumulation of stamps and covers in a suitcase, with Gibraltar, Great Britain.
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £32
Lot 16
A collection of mainly British Empire stamps in six albums, (including a boxed oriel) and loose with definitive sets, etc.
Estimate:  £200 - 250 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £220
Lot 17
A quantity of stamps and covers in albums and loose, with Great Britain including mint decimal issues, FDCs, etc.
Estimate:  £50 - 70 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £50
Lot 18
A duplicated accumulation of First Day and Commemorative Covers.
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £28
Lot 19
Various stamps, letters, old documents, etc.
Estimate:  £40 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £45
Lot 20
A collection of mainly Queen Elizabeth II Great British stamps in thirty-one files, commemorative and definitive issues, mint and duplicated used issues, also with 1962-65 phosphor sets, presentation packs, miniature sheets, First Day Covers, booklets, Smiler sheets with 2001 Consignia pair, also a few other countries.
Estimate:  £1200 - 1500 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £1700
Lot 21
An accumulation of stamps in rather mixed condition, in eleven albums and stock books, with duplicated used China, etc.
Estimate:  £150 - 200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £250
Lot 22
A collection of mainly mint British Empire stamps in two binders, condition is a little varied with mainly stuck-down, including Ireland seahorses, Cyprus 1926 Anniversary 1 mint, (stuck-down), New Hebrides, Malayan States, Bechuanaland, etc.
Estimate:  £250 - 300 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £520
Lot 23
A mainly stuck-down mint/unused collection of British Empire stamps in an album and on leaves, including Tanganyika, St Kitts, Hong Kong Post Office in China, Malayan States, Australia, Rhodesia with Admirals to 10/-, Cyprus, GB, Bermuda.
Estimate:  £400 - 500 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £1150
Lot 24
A duplicate accumulation of stamps in envelopes and packets.
Estimate:  £150 - 200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £360
Lot 25
A selection of covers in an album and loose, with Air Mail.
Estimate:  £80 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £80
Lot 26
A selection of Great British stamps on stock cards, with seahorses 2/6d (4), 5/- (2), 10/- and 1 mint, condition is a little varied.
Estimate:  £800 - 1000 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £920
Lot 30
Kirkland (John, Ed.), The Modern Baker, Confectioner and Caterer, 6 vols, col and b&w plates, illus, pic cl gt, 8vo, 1913.
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £18
Lot 31
Trollope (Anthony), Works, 47 vols, plts, hf cl gt, 8vo slipcase, c1990, Folio Society, (47).
Estimate:  £80 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 32
Baring-Gould (Sabine), Devonshire Characters and Strange Events, plts, hf mor gt, 8vo, 1908, (ex lib, a/f) and other volumes on Devon, photographs of Plymouth Wing ATC c1943, photographic negatives of Dartmoor, type and hand-written accounts of Devon by Barkel Rickard, maps of the Enclosures of Dartmoor 1820, 1895 and other ephemera.
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 33
Walters (Stephen), (Intro), The Voyage of the Bounty Launch, John Fryer's Narrative, signed, no.92 of ltd edn of 500, fldg map, hf mor gt, 4to, slip case, 1979; Bligh (William), Bligh's Narrative of the Mutiny Aboard HM Ship Bounty, no.396 of 1000, 2nd vol of Australiana Facsimiles and other volumes on the Mutiny on the Bounty and Pitcairn Island.

Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £35
Lot 34
The Diamond Fairy Book, illus, cl gt, 8vo, 1897, other early-20th century children's books, annuals, etc, also Taplin (William), The Gentleman's Stable Directory or Modern System of Farriery, 9th Edn, cf, 8vo, 1788, (bds detached, tp missing) and other volumes.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £28
Lot 35
Lewis (Frederick Christian), The Scenery of the River Exe, tp vig dedication page, 33 views on 27 plts with 4 later duplicate-engraved and heightened alternative proof views inserted, rebound buckram backed bds, fo, 1827.
Estimate:  £60 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £55
Lot 36
Haseler (H), (Illustr.), Scenery on the Southern Coast of Devonshire Comprising Picturesque Views..... Sidmouth....... and Torquay, 29 (of 30) views (uncoloured) by D Havell after H Haseler and H Cornish, tissue gds, ob 4to, bds, pub. John Wallis 1819.
Estimate:  £200 - 300 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 37
The Pictorial Museum of Animated Nature, 2 vols, col frontis, illus, hf mor gt, 4to, nd and other volumes, magazines, sheet music, etc.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 38
Williams (Sir Kyffin), five volumes: Portraits, The Hand and the Sea, Kyffin in Venice, Across the Straits, all with dwrps, also Painting the Mountains: Hockney (David), Hockney's Pictures, dwrp, bds, 4to, 2004 and one other.
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £42
Lot 39
Wodehouse (P G), Something Fresh, with signed typed letter from P C Wodehouse, dated 1939.
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £115
Lot 40
Dulac (Edmund, illustrator), Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam, trans: Edward Fitzgerald, 20 tipped-in col plts, pic cl gt, 4to, nd.
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £50
Lot 41
Wallis (John), Wallis's Pocket Itinerary, being a New and Accurate Guide to all the Principal Direct and Cross Roads Throughout England, Wales and Scotland, fldg engr map of England and Wales frontis, fldg map of Scotland (repaired), rebound hf mor gt, 32mo, 1803.
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £18
Lot 42
Norden (John), Speculi Britanniae Pars: A Topographical and Historical Description of Cornwall, engr tp, printed tp, engr dedication plate, table of distances, no general map of the county, 9 fldg maps, 1 plate of St Germans, engrs in text, re-bound, hf mor gt, 4to, 1728.
Estimate:  £250 - 350 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £165
Lot 43
Theophrasti Eresi Characteres Ethici Sive Morum Descriptiones, Graece & Latine Cum Notis & Montis Ionnis Angelii Werdenhagen, cf, 9 x 4cm, 1653.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 44
Clemens (Samuel L), The Works of Mark Twain, 24 vols (of 25), signed Author's Edition de Luxe, no.69 of 600, vol 1 signed by Samuel L Clemens, plts, cl, paper spine labels, 8vo, 1899-1907. (vol 21 missing).
Estimate:  £200 - 300 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £450
Lot 45
Sherer (John), Rural Life Described and Illustrated In the Management of Horses, Dogs, Cattle, Sheep, Pigs, Poultry, etc, engr, some d-p, me, hf mor gt, nd.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
Lot 46
Kipling (Rudyard), Works, 22 vols, illus, red mor gt, 12mo, c1918, (af) with a pair of tooled leather covered book ends, and other volumes.
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 47
Peter Pan's Play Book in concertina form, illus: Flora White, a "Garage" pop-up book, various Enid Blyton Noddy books and other children's books.
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 48
Spreat (William), Picturesque Sketches of the Churches of Devon, 73 (of 74) lithographs, cl gt, ob fo, 1842.
Estimate:  £50 - 70 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £70
Lot 49
The Luttrell Psalter, facsimile, commentary by Michelle P Brown, pub: British Library, dwrps, cl gt, fo, 2006.
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £28
Lot 50
Waddell (L Austine), Lhasa and its Mysteries, frontis, plts, illus, me, hf mor gt, 8vo, 1905 and Bruce (J Collingwood), the Hand Book to the Roman Wall, 8th edn, bds, 8vo, 1927.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 51
Collier (Jane), An Essay on the Art of Ingeniously Tormenting with Proper Rules for the Exercise of that Amusing Study, engr frontis by Gillray, ge, mor gt, 12mo, 1804.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £12
Lot 52
Antoninus (Augustus), Antonini Iter Britanniarum Commentariis Illustratum Thomae Gale, fldg map, 2 plts, text illus, re-backed, cf gt, 4to, 1709.
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £38
Lot 53
A miniature London Almanac for the Year of Christ 1840, 4-page view of 'St Savr's Church, St Thomas's Hospital Etc in the Approach to London Bridge, red end papers with front pocket, ge, red mor wallet binding, 6 x 3.8cm, 1840 and another for 1852, 3.3cm square, (2).
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £85
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