Sale of Collectors' Items, Books, Stamps, Medals, Toys, Fountain Pens,
Antique Arms, Edged Weapons, Button Hooks & Miscellaneous Collectables
on Tuesday 25th February at 10.00am
Viewing: Saturday 22nd February 9am-12noon & Monday 24th February 9am-7pm
Lots: 257-341 of 522
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Lot 257
Seebohm (Henry), Coloured Figures of the Eggs of British Birds, frontis and 59 col plts, cl gt, lge 8vo, 1896; Adams (H G), Nests and Eggs of Familiar Birds, 16 col plts, hf cf gt, 8vo, 1871, (2).
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £55
Lot 258
Spencer (Nathaniel), The Complete English Traveller, or, A New Survey and Description of England and Wales, frontis of Britannia, 3 maps, (2 fldg), and 56 plts, contemp cf, (front bd detached), fo, printed for J Cooke at Shakespeare's Head, 1771, together with Brown's Bible, 1812 and The London Magazine, Vol 43, 1774, (a/f).

Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £50
Lot 259
Du Maurier (Daphne), The King's General, 1st Edn, 2nd Imp, dwrp, cl gt, 8vo, 1946; The Flight of the Falcon, 1st Edn, dwrp, cl gt, 8vo, 1965 and other vols by and about Daphne Du Maurier.
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 260
Brickhill (Paul), The Dam Busters, 1st edition, plts, dwrp, cl gt, 8vo, 1951.
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £45
Lot 261
Thompson (W Harding), Devon Coast, A Survey of its Moors and Rivers ....., frontis, plts, fldg maps, dwrp, cl gt, 4to, 1932; A Plan for Plymouth 1943 and an early-20th century map of Plymouth by Swiss & Co.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 262
Butler (Arthur G) & Frohawk (F W, Illustr.), British Birds with their Nests and Eggs, 6 vols, 24 col plts, numerous black and white plts, tissue gds, ge, mustard cl gt, lge 4to, nd.
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £50
Lot 263
Eyriès (Gustave) & Sadoux (Eugene), Les Chateaux Historiques de La France, 2 vols, engr plts, tissue gds, text illus, rebound in cl, including original bds, fo, 1877-79; Perkins (Charles C), Italian Sculptors, engr plts, pages uncut, cl gt, 4to, 1868, (3).
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
Lot 264
The Book of Common Prayer, printed at the Clarendon Press by Dawson, Bensley & Cooke, Oxford, ge, red mor gt, 8vo, 1801.
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 265
Sproat (Gilbert Malcolm), Sir Walter Scott as a Poet, with inked dedication "Thomas ???? Eyre, with a writer's very kindest regards, 24 Oct 1872", ge, black mor gt, 8vo, 1871.
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £25
Lot 266
Burney (James), Chronological History of Voyages and Discoveries in the South Seas, Bibliotheca Australiana edn, 5 vols, fldg maps, bds, 4to, 1967; and another, similar, (6).
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £25
Lot 267
Crosby (Percy), Sport Drawings, no. 96 of signed limited edition of 1000, with hand-written note by author Arthur Edwin Krows to film director Carlyle Ellis, tipped-in col plts, black and white plts, cl, fo, 1933.
Estimate:  £20 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £55
Lot 268
Meÿer (Henry Leonard), Coloured Illustrations of British Birds and their Eggs, 7 vols, 433 plts (approximately), mainly hand-coloured, tissue gds, g e, green hf mor gt, 8vo, Willis & Sotheran, 1857, (7).
Estimate:  £400 - 600 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £760
Lot 271
A collection of mint British Empire stamps in two albums, including Gibraltar 1938-51 to 10/-, £1 mint Nyasaland to 20/-, Great Britain, etc.
Estimate:  £80 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £210
Lot 272
An accumulation of stamps and covers in twelve albums and stock books, with mint Great British, Channel Islands and Isle of Man.
Estimate:  £200 - 250 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £210
Lot 273
A large collection of Great Britain and Channel Islands first day covers in twenty-one albums and loose, with issues from 1936 including many special postmarks, (many 100's).
Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £70
Lot 274
A quantity of stamps, covers and booklets, in four binders and loose, including Czechoslovakia special postmarks.
Estimate:  £80 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £110
Lot 275
Various stamps and covers in a box.
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £25
Lot 276
A collection of stamps and covers in six albums and two frames.
Estimate:  £20 - 25 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 277
Various stamps and covers in albums and loose.
Estimate:  £20 - 25 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 278
A very large collection of stamps and covers in albums, stock books and loose, with mint British Empire, main interest in thematics, including animals, transport, birds, also miniature sheets.
Estimate:  £400 - 600 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £520
Lot 279
A collection of stamps in three albums, together with a small collection of cigarette card part-sets.
Estimate:  £15 - 20 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £15
Lot 280
A collection of mainly modern issues in five photo albums, with Great British decimal mint sets, presentation packs, including 1977 Machin high value pack No.13 and booklets.
Estimate:  £240 - 260 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £340
Lot 281
A large collection of stamps and covers, in albums, stock books and loose, contained in two boxes, with Great Britain.
Estimate:  £50 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £55
Lot 282
An accumulation of stamps and covers in albums and stock books, in three plastic crates, with mint and used British Empire and Great Britain Benham first day covers and cards.
Estimate:  £80 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £140
Lot 283
A collection of stamps in two albums and on leaves, with USA, etc.
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £30
Lot 284
A collection of modern stamps and covers in seven albums, with many coin covers.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £90
Lot 285
Two wooden boxes of Royal Naval commemorative covers, also a few mint GB stamps.
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £10
Lot 286
A collection of stamps in a Triumph album.
Estimate:  £20 - 25 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £40
Lot 287
An accumulation of stamps in three stock books, on leaves and loose, including Great Britain decimal presentation packs, British Empire, etc.
Estimate:  £50 - 70 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £110
Lot 300
A collection of mother of pearl buttons on Mode de Paris haberdashery cards: 4cm diam (30), 3.5cm diam (23) and 24 various abalone shell buttons on cards.
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £15
Lot 301
A large collection of mother of pearl buttons, all 3cm diameter, in sets of twelve on haberdashery cards, 264 total.
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £30
Lot 302
Eight sets of twelve 2.7cm diam mother of pearl buttons on Mode de Paris haberdashery cards.
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £10
Lot 303
A collection of sixty mother of pearl buttons on Mode de Paris and other haberdashery cards, 3.6cm diam (12) and 2.7cm diam (48).
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £10
Lot 304
A collection of sixty-four mother of pearl and abalone buttons of various shapes and sizes mounted on velvet haberdashery cards.
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
Lot 305
A large quantity of mother of pearl buttons, mainly 2.7cm diameter, a few as part sets on cards, approx 190.
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £35
Lot 327
A WWII blind flying aircraft control panel c1943, the board marked 6A/760, the artificial horizon stencilled DO NOT JAR, HANDLE LIKE EGGS, all instruments appear original and bear serial numbers, 27cm x 35.5cm. Reputed to have come from a Spitfire which crashed in the Midlands.
Estimate:  £600 - 800 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £800
Lot 328
A pair of Swarovski-Optic Tirol Falke 8 x 30 EV binoculars, numbered 272667, with case (damaged).
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £35
Lot 329
A 19th century ebonised postcard magnifying viewer, 46 x 26cm, (damaged).
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 330
A "Leica"-type camera, no.274703 stamped Made in Occupied Japan, with Leitz Visoflex and Leitz Canada Elmar 1:3.5/65 lens no.2258703, with box, also a "Leica" leather case and various Leitz accessories.
Estimate:  £150 - 250 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £340
Lot 331
A Rolleiflex T1 TLR camera numbered 2186689, with Carl Zeiss Tessar f/3.5 75mm lens no. 3832198, together with a Rollei Penta Prismfinder, lens caps, spare waist level finder, leather case, etc, (bulb switch missing).
Estimate:  £150 - 200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £300
Lot 332
A Hasselblad 500C/M camera, serial no. UE 1235646, with Carl Zeiss Planar f/2.8 80mm lens no. 6200773, prism finder, waist level finder and four film backs.
Estimate:  £300 - 500 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £700
Lot 333
A Hasselblad Carl Zeiss Distagon T* f/4 50mm lens, serial no. 7047817.
Estimate:  £100 - 200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £210
Lot 334
Various cameras, including an Agfa Isolette, an Ensign Ful-Vue and a quantity of camera accessories by Metz, in an aluminium case.
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £30
Lot 335
A Nikon Nikomat SLR camera with Nikkor-S.C Auto f/1.4 50mm lens no.1489025, a Zeiss Ikon Nettar bellows camera, an attachment for macrophotography and other camera accessories.
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £75
Lot 336
A Minolta SRT101 camera body with M C Rokkor-PF f1.4 58mm lens, M C Tele Rokkor - Q D f3.5 135mm lens, Auto Tamron f2.8 28mm lens, Tamron f5.6 300mm lens and other accessories, with cases and boxes, in aluminium case.
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £110
Lot 337
A Durst M300 Precision Enlarger and other photographic equipment.
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £25
Lot 338
An Asahi Pentax K1000 camera with f1:2 50mm lens, a Galaxy Telephoto f1:5.5 300mm lens, an RMC Tokina f1:4-4.5 35-135mm lens, other cameras and accessories.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £160
Lot 339
"The National Camera" mahogany and brass half-plate camera, with two Thornton Pickard numbered half-plate frames, a Beck symmetrical lens and two other lenses, in canvas and leather bag with Thornton Pickard label.
Estimate:  £100 - 150 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £150
Lot 340
A quantity of cameras, including a Zeiss Ikon Contessamat, a Fed 4 and a Kodak Six-20 Junior; also a pair of Zeiss Ikon Jena binoculars, (damaged).
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £40
Lot 341
An Edison Standard Phonograph with metal and fabric horn, (both in poor condition) and approximately 25 cylinders.
Estimate:  £50 - 70 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £65
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