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: 54-102 of 365
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Lot 54
Goldsmith (John), An Almanac for the Year of our Lord 1850, front pocket, pencil pocket, black mor gt wallet binding with red and blue onlays and white metal clasp, 10.5 x 6.3cm, 1850 and London Almanac for 1893 with 4-page view of Victoria Embankment in burgundy moiré silk binding and velvet slip case with gt metal lattice overlay, 6.2 x 3.7, 1893, (2).
Estimate:  £50 - 70 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 55
Blaeu (Joan), Atlas Major of 1665, facsimile reprint by Taschen, col illus, dwrp, bds, slip case, fo, nd.
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 55A
Hitler (Adolf) Mein Kampf, frontis, blue cl with eagle and swastika on front cover, vo, 1933 and a Whitaker's Almanack for 1954, (2).
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 56
Cary (John), Cary's Reduction of his Large Map of England and Wales with Part of Scotland..... Turnpike Roads..... hand-coloured outlines sectionalised in twenty sections laid on linen, marbled covers and slip case, 77 x 63.5cm, 1824.
Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 57
Wyld (James), Wyld's Road Director through England and Wales, hand-coloured outlines, sectionalised in fifteen sections, laid on linen, 1858, 63 x 58cm, in slip case; and Wyld's Map of England, Wales and Scotland, hand-coloured outlines, sectionalised in twenty-four sections, laid on linen, nd, 78 x 66cm, slip case, (2).
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 58
Cruchley (F), Cruchley's Railway and Station Tourist Map of Devon, hand-coloured, sectionalised in twenty-eight sections, laid on linen, cl cover, n.d. and fifteen other folding maps, (16).
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 59
Mudge (Lt Col. William), Ordnance Survey Map Sheet XXVIII, Island of Lundy, sectionalised and laid on linen, 65 x 94cm, The Tower, 1820, bearing George Folliot label with pencilled "1831 Edn State II, Version 3", in modern hf mor gt book case.
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 60
Brookes' Travelling Companion through England and Wales, pub: William Darton, 2nd edn, sectionalised and laid on linen, 59.5 x 52.5cm, with slip case; Grahams New Map of England and Wales, pub: George Kemp, sectionalised and laid on linen, 77 x 64.5cm and other, later maps.
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 61
Jansson, Joannes, The Description of Devon-Shire, Amsterdam, no date, early colour in outline and wash, coloured title cartouche at lower right and heraldic cartouche at lower left, scale cartouche top left, verso blank, 50 x 38.5cm, trimmed to plate-mark, some edge tears with slight loss, slight discolouration in left margin.
Estimate:  £80 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 62
John Thomas & William Denys, A New Chart of Mounts Bay in Cornwall, with the Adjacent Coast, from Cape Lizard to Cape Cornwall, printed for Robt Sayer, 53 Fleet Street, 10 June 1786, early colour in outline, good margins, central title cartouche, coloured sections and compass rose, centre fold, blank verso, 70.5 x 52.5cm.
Estimate:  £70 - 90 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 63
Seller, John, A Chart of the Channell of Bristoll, from Scilly to St Davids Head, in Wales, Newly corrected and published, Sold at his Shop, at the signe of the Marrinors Compass, at the Hermitage Stayres in Wapping, with: A Draught of the Lands End of England and Islands of Silly, no date, title cartouches and compass rose all with early colour, decorated with galleons and sea monster, 54 x 46cm, repairs to centre fold and corners, verso blank.
Estimate:  £100 - 150 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 64
Moleiro Editions Facsimile, Atlas Miller, five sheets printed both sides, colour with gold highlights, limited edition of 987 copies, this being no.122, Barcelona, 2003, with signed certificate, 60 x 42cm.
Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 65
Van Keulen, GH, Nieuwe Paskaert Vande Verkeerde Canael Of De Kust Van Engelant, (Bristol Channel & South Coast of Wales), Amsterdam 1681, early outline colour, elaborate title cartouche, blank verso, 59.1 x 51.7cm.
Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 66
Milton, Thomas, A Geometrical plan and West Elevation of His Majesty's Dockyard near Plymouth, with the Ordnance Wharf, etc, Feb. 2nd 1756, elaborate pictorial borders with Reference vignettes to each side, panoramic view of Plymouth at the top, with shipping in the Sound, faint vertical fold lines, narrow margins, 65.3 x 49.6cm.
Estimate:  £120 - 150 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 67
Collins, Grenville, Untitled, coast from Exmouth to Newton Ferry, from Collins' Coasting Pilot, London, 1693, engraved by I Harris, numbered '2', [2nd state], plate 14, early colouring, title cartouche showing panorama of King William's Landing 1688, centre fold with old tape repairs to verso, three small marginal tears taped verso, good margins.
Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 68
Collins, Grenville, The Severn or Channell of Bristol, Dedicated to Sir Robt Southwell who accompanied King William III on his Irish Expedition, with vignette of shipping at King Road, having sailed from Duncannon Castle in 27 hours, uncoloured, centre fold, good margins, 61.5 x 52cm.
Estimate:  £50 - 70 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 69
Laurie & Whittle, A Chart of The Isle, Roads and Race of Portland, with the Shambles, 53 Fleet Street, London, 1794, uncoloured, text in lower right corner, ".........a New Lighthouse is built on the Island of Portland....... upon which a light is exhibited on a new principle", centre fold, close-trimmed at the lower margin, 72.7 x 53.5cm, together with another by Laurie & Whittle, Plan of the Bays of Polkerris and Mevagizey in Cornwall, 53 Fleet Street, London, 1794, uncoloured, sections along left-hand margin, centre fold, repaired at the top margin without loss, good margins all round, (2).
Estimate:  £120 - 150 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 70
Van Keulen, Joannes, Pas-Kaert van de Canael, tusschen Engelandt en Vrancryck, Amsterdam, 1680, the French coast is at the to, the English coast showing the Lizard to the Isle of Wight, the title within a fine-decorated cartouche showing the grape harvest, wine casks and final product, early colouring, centre fold with small marginal splits, tear in lower right corner repaired without loss, 61.5 x 53cm, together with another by Joannes Van Keulen, Kaart na de Hollandsche, Oostindische zeelieden [viz. south coasts of Ireland, Wales & England & coast of Northern France], uncoloured, undated, Amsterdam, 62.7 x 55cm, (2).
Estimate:  £80 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 71
Van Keulen, Gerard, Nieuwe Afteekerring van net Inkoomen van Plymouth en Salcombe Rievier, Amsterdam, 1734, showing Rame Head, Plymouth Sound and the Salcombe Estuary, early coloured borders, top margin narrow, the others are good, 62.5 x 53.7cm, together with another by Gerard Van Keulen, Nieuwe Afteekerring van de Rivier van Fowey, Amsterdam, 1734, showing Mounts Bay in a separate box in the top left corner, uncoloured, trimmed fairly close to the plate mark, 61 x 53.5cm, (2).
Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 72
Doncker, Hendrick, Cust van Engelandt, van Lezard tot Engelandt eynde, Amsterdam, no date, uncoloured, showing southern tip of Ireland, South Wales and the Bristol Channel to the Lizard and Mounts Bay, the top corners repaired, tear at the top of the centre fold, tear at top margin and tear at lower margin, all professionally repaired with very slight loss, scarcely visible to recto, 54 x 43.8cm.
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 73
Knapton, [A Draught of English Harbours], 1728, untitled, six small charts on one sheet, as follows: Thames from Shooberry ness to London, Isle of Wight and Portsmouth, Plimouth Sound, Portland, The Road and Harbour of Dartmouth, Falmouth Harbour, uncoloured, centre fold strengthened on reverse, good margins, 62.8 x 53.6cm.
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 74
Theunisz, Jacob, Cust van Engelant van Lezard tot Engelands cynd.........., Amsterdam, 1664, Plate W13, coloured boundaries, showing Bristol Channel, southern coasts of Ireland and Wales, title and scale in cartouches, centre fold slightly-discoloured towards the foot, narrow margins, 55.7 x 43.1cm, together with another copy, 1679, Plate 40, redrawn with changed rhomb lines, uncoloured, a few edge nicks, 55 x 45.3cm, (2).
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 75
A hand-drawn map of Devonshire divided into Hundreds, William Salter 1850 and other Devon and Plymouth-related maps and 18th century coastal charts by L & W and Wm Heather, (4).
Estimate:  £80 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 76
Sawyer, R & Bennett, John, Plymouth Sound, Hamoaze & Cattwater, hand-coloured chart, 73 x 53cm, 1779 and another, Survey of Plymouth Sound by Capt. Hurd RN, 1822, (2).
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 77
Degaulle Ballanger Sculpt. 1810, Nouvelle Carte Réduite De La Manche De Bretagne (En Trois Feuilles), 97 x 66cm and other Ministre De La Marine coastal charts and maps.
Estimate:  £100 - 150 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 78
Wetstenij, R & I and Smith, G, Sicilia Vetus ad Thucydidus Historicem, Amsterdam 1730, early colour, a couple of vertical fold lines, old tape marks at the edges, good margins, image 37 x 30cm.
Estimate:  £80 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 79
Ortelius, Abraham, Sicilae Veteris Typus, 1696, early colour, centre fold, inset map of Syracuse in top left corner, text box in lower left corner, broad margins, image 46.5 x 34.2cm.
Estimate:  £100 - 150 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 80
A C&J Greenwood map of The County of Devon, From an Original Survey......... publ.1827, with engraving of Exeter Cathedral and map of Lundy inset, linen-backed, 194 x 189cm, (very poor condition).
Estimate:  £60 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 81
Jansson, Joannes, The Description of Devon-Shire, Amsterdam, no date, early colour in outline and wash, 54.5 x 43cm, Lootsman, Jacob and Theunis, Jacobsz, De Custen van Engelant Tusschen de twee pointen van Poortland en Lezard, 1644, showing the Lizard, Torbay and Portland, uncoloured, 55.2 x 45cm and Klint, Gustaf, Charta of veu Upgaende Grunden jemte Opningarug till St. Georges, Bristol och Engelska Canalerne, Stockholm, 1823, uncoloured, 102 x 72.5cm, (3).

Estimate:  £80 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 82
Van Keulen, GH, A New Gradually Encreasing Compass Map of a Part of the Sea Coasts of England, in which is contained the Coasts of Devonshire extending from Bridport to Big Berry with their shallownesses and depths, by Nicholas de Vries, Amsterdam, 1780, uncoloured, 63 x 54.5cm and Anon, A New and Correct Chart of the Channel, no date, Plates 6 & 7, uncoloured, showing Cornwall, Devon, Dorset, Hampshire, Sussex and Kent and the northern coast of France, 61.4 x 54.2cm/62.5 x 54.2cm, (3).

Estimate:  £80 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 83
Mentelle, Carte De L'IIle de Sicile, Paris, 1795, early colour, image 43 x 32.8cm and Homann, Regui & Insulae Siciliae Tabula Geographica, 1747, early colour, image 54.5 x 46.2cm, (2).

Estimate:  £80 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 84
Brion, Deux Siciles avec les Metropoles Ecclesiastiques, Paris 1790, From Geographie Moderne, Historique et Politique, coloured boundaries, text in side panels laid down, image 25.7 x 25.1cm, together with twenty-three other maps of Sicily and Southern Italy, mostly 19th century, with a couple earlier, most with coloured boundaries, (24).
Estimate:  £100 - 150 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 85
A Government of Seychelles 50 rupees bank note, A/1 197181, dated 1st August 1973, centre crease.
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 86
A Westminster Limited Edition 'The Queen's Golden Jubilee Hand-Painted Gold Coin First Day Cover', with hand-painted portrait of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II by artist Christine Ellingham, together with the Royal Mail 40th Anniversary of Accession stamps, post-marked 'Windsor' 29th October 2001 (100 days to go) and a Royal Mint Guernsey £5 Gold Proof Golden Jubilee Coin, limited edition 26/100, with certificate of authenticity.
Estimate:  £600 - 800 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 87
A Westminster Limited Edition 'The Queen's Golden Jubilee Gold Proof Sovereign Coin Cover', with proof 2001 sovereign, Royal Mail 40th Anniversary of Accession stamps, post-marked 'Windsor' 29th October 2001 (100 days to go), limited edition 73/500.
Estimate:  £200 - 250 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 88
A Westminster Limited Edition 'Rule Britannia Gold Commemorative Coin Cover', with Royal Mail's 2001 'Union Jack' flag stamp and the Royal Mint 1/10th ounce gold Britannia coin, limited edition 431/500.
Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 89
An RMS Queen Mary commissioning bronze medallion 1936 designed by Gilbert Bayes, obv: an open doorway in a stone wall, a buttress (left) with coat of arms (left and right); below the arms of Cunard Line (centre), supported by an engraved ribbon with tassels at each end, distant views of the Hudson River and towers of New York, legend 'Queen Mary' on ribbon 'Commissioned 1936', Rev: starboard bow view of the Queen Mary, dolphins in sea below, Exergne: 'Maria Regina Mari Me Commisit', 6.9cm diameter, in Royal Mint box and outer casing.
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 90
A Canadian Fine Gold maple leaf one-dollar coin, 1999, brilliant uncirculated and formed from 1/20th ounce fine gold, in hard plastic container and with Westminster certificate.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 91
A collection of six silver proof coins, including: 1996 £1 coin, 1997 Guernsey 'Golden Wedding' £5 coin, 1997 Liberia 'Princess of Wales and Mother Theresa' $20 coin, 1997 Fiji 'Golden Wedding' $10 coin, 1999 Canada 'International Year of the Older Person' $1 and 1999 Canada maple leaf $5 coin, with certificates, (6).
Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 92
A Franklin Mint 1973 First National Coinage of Barbados Proof Set, a 1974 Commonwealth of the Bahamas Proof Set and a sterling silver 1974 Panama 20-Balbous coin, (3).
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 93
A John Pinches set of four 'Great Britons' medallic First Day Covers, comprising 'Robert The Bruce', 'Owen Glendower', 'Henry V', 'Edward The Black Prince'. in folder, each with sterling silver medal and a 1973 'The Royal Wedding' medallic First Day Cover, HRH The Princess Anne and Captain Mark Phillips, (2).
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 94
A collection of various British (post-1946) and foreign coinage, including 8 x O'Brien £1 notes, 9 x Somerset £1 notes, 1 x Hollom 10-shilling note, 3 x Fforde 10-shilling notes, a Bank of Scotland £5 note (Burt & Mitchell) and a Royal Mint 1997 United Kingdom Brilliant Uncirculated Coin Collection.
Estimate:  £50 - 70 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 95
A collection of British and foreign coinage, includes a small quantity of silver coins.
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 96
The Official Silver Commemorative Coin Collection of HM Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother by MDM, comprising twenty-four silver proof coins in plastic capsules, together with three spare silver coins, certificates, in album and wooden case, (27).
Estimate:  £200 - 250 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 97
A Royal Mint 1993 Coronation 40th Anniversary Silver Proof Crown, a 1994 Tercentenary of the Bank of England Silver Proof £2 coin, a 1994 silver proof £1 coin, a 1992-1993 silver proof 50p coin, a 1994 D-Day commemorative 50p coin and a 1953 cupro-nickel coronation crown, all in plastic capsules and with certificates of authenticity, (6).
Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 98
A collection of thirty gilt metal medallions, "Greatest Britons" by G Colley for Slade Hampton & Son, all stamped 103, and an emblem on the rim, twenty also stamped PUR, in case.
Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 99
A 1940-45 Belgium Civic Cross, silver and enamel, 2nd class, ribbon for firefighting, a replica 'The Lusitania' (German) medal and a small collection of coins.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 100
A George VI 1950 proof nine-coin specimen set with original Royal Mint box, an Elizabeth II Coronation Year 1953 proof ten-coin specimen set with original Royal Mint case and a 1953 nine-coin set, (3).
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 101
A George V & Queen Mary bronze coronation medallion, 5cm diameter, in case, a George VI & Queen Elizabeth bronze coronation medallion, an Edward VIII coronation medallion and other coins.
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 102
A George V 1913 half-sovereign.
Estimate:  £80 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
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