Two Day Antique Sale on
Tuesday 27th & Wednesday 28th February 2018
Sale online both days
Lots: 863-1004 of 1645
Buyer's Premium at our standard rate(s) plus VAT is payable on all purchases.
Additional fees could also be applicable to certain lots. For further information see the full lot details page by clicking the thumbnail image of the relevant lot.
Lot 863
Three Westminster presentation folders one containing an 1840 1d black, the second containing an 1840 2d blue and the third containing examples of the "sea horse" issues of 1913 and 1934, huge original cost
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £110
Lot 864
The Elements of Agriculture by M Duhmael Du Monceau, in two volumes, published London 1764, illustrated with 14 foldout engravings
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £25
Lot 865
A collectors pack - 1969, together with 46 further packs of mint stamps from the mid-1970s, to the early 1980s, 9 further packs of mint high value definitive stamps (face value of high definitive's approx 75)
Estimate:  £80 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £75
Lot 866
A collection of miscellaneous postcards together with a set of 12 novelty postcards which combine to make a picture of Christ
Estimate:  £25 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £30
Lot 867
Victorian scrap book
Estimate:  £20 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £75
Lot 868
A red stock book containing a large quantity of commonwealth and empire stamps, Cyprus through to Jamaica
Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 869
Selection of unfolded mid 1960s greetings telegrams, eight different designs, many duplicates
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 870
Royal mail stock book containing a comprehensive selection of QEII stamps, mainly mint, including several blocks to circa 1993, together with a few George VI and earlier stamps
Estimate:  £80 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £80
Lot 871
A slim red stock book containing a quantity of stamps from Portugal and Poland
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 872
A green stock book containing a quantity of all world stamps
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £25
Lot 873
Three albums containing a collection of assorted first day covers, various dates, 1960s through to the 1980s
Estimate:  £20 - 25 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
Lot 874
Three Kensitas 'Henry' cigarette card albums
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £40
Lot 875
A box containing a quantity of mixed stamps in large packets - Ireland, Australia, Switzerland, New Zealand, etc
Estimate:  £25 - 35 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
Lot 876
Crate containing a large quantity of mainly GB definitive stamps sorted into packets plus some miscellaneous items, much very fine used including multiples, massive duplication but sure to reward.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £45
Lot 877
Approx 160 packs of Royal Mail mint stamps mainly late 80s-90s
Estimate:  £200 - 300 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £150
Lot 878
GB pre-decimal mint stamps, first day and event covers and presentation packs, much duplication
Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £60
Lot 879
Approx 160 packs of Royal Mail mint stamps mainly late 1990s to early 20th century
Estimate:  £200 - 300 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £160
Lot 880
Good selection of Royal Mail mint stamps (purchased at post office counters) including blocks, traffic lights, etc, mainly 1990s - early 21st century
Estimate:  £100 - 150 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £170
Lot 881
A crate containing a large quantity of GB decimal first day covers (including some Benham covers) and PHQ cards, fine condition with much duplication with a large new issue cost
Estimate:  £150 - 200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 882
Three Stanley Gibbons stamp albums (as new) four Royal Mail first day covers albums covering the 1974 - 1993 period (with gaps), three packs of our world stamps, a vintage stamp album (worldwide) further loose first day covers, collection of Royal Mail stamp cards, etc
Estimate:  £80 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £110
Lot 883
Seventeen collectors packs - Royal Mail special stamps Vol1 (1984) to Vol15 (1998) with 2003 and 2004
Estimate:  £80 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £240
Lot 884
United Nations still in original packets as received as new issues together with a new unused album, huge original new cost
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 885
Hong Kong new issues as received including stamps, miniature sheets, first day covers and presentation packs, both definitive and commemorative stamps, huge original new issue cost
Estimate:  £80 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 886
A quantity of signed black and white studio photographs of various Hollywood film stars, including Edward G Robinson and others; together with two boxes of nostalgia postcards
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 890
Sixteen Folio Society books, including the box set of Pepys Diary
Estimate:  £20 - 25 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £45
Lot 891
A first edition of T. E. Lawrence by his friends, published 1937, Revolt in the Desert, by T. E. Lawrence, published May 1927 (fifth impression) and 'T. E. Lawrence' In Arabia and After by Liddell Hart, published 1935
Estimate:  £25 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 892
A Folio Society edition of the Decameron of Giovanni Boccaccio, together with The Happy Art of Narration booklet, both contained within the original drop back box, limited edition 1455/1750
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £65
Lot 893
A collection of books about embroidery, cross stitch, samplers, etc
Estimate:  £15 - 20 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £15
Lot 894
Nine volumes of Jorrocks, published by the R Surtees Society, including four boxed examples
Estimate:  £20 - 25 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £40
Lot 895
Five Folio Society boxed sets, three further Folio Society editions, and a box set of The Book of The Thousand Nights and One Night, published by Routledge
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £85
Lot 896
Two boxes containing a mixed collection of books including two volumes of The Viking Age by Du Chaillu, published London 1889, Mushrooms and Toadstools - The New Naturalist, etc; together with three Russell Flint prints
Estimate:  £20 - 25 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £35
Lot 897
A collection of vintage and other children's books including 'Me and Catharine Susan', The Story of Babar, Memoirs of a Poodle, published 1877, etc
Estimate:  £20 - 25 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £35
Lot 898
Two boxes of miscellaneous books including six editions of the 'Silent Traveller' series including some first editions
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £25
Lot 899
A collection of miscellaneous books to include two Pevsner editions, a 1947 first edition of Shropshire Hills by H W Timperley, etc together with a small quantity of vintage booklets including Dublin After the Six Days' Insurrection together with a leather pouch containing A 2 Francs Replacement Note - dated 1944, a 100 Mark Reichsbanknote - dated 1908, and a 10 Franc note (displayed in cabinet)
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £30
Lot 900
A quantity of good quality reference books about antiques - porcelain, furniture, silver, etc (approx 32 volumes)
Estimate:  £25 - 35 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £55
Lot 901
Petrol Peter by Archibald Williams, illustrated by A Wallice Mills, published by Methuen & Co; together with a copy of the Magic Trumpet by Mary and Elizabeth Durack
Estimate:  £50 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £80
Lot 902
Machinery's Encyclopedia published by The Machinery Publishing Co Ltd, New York 1917 in six volumes, plus index all with black leather spines and gilt lettering
Estimate:  £20 - 25 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £15
Lot 903
CROMPTON (Richmal) - William The Conqueror, William The Outlaw, Still William, First Editions. original cloth bindings without dust jackets, all in fair to good condition with some light soiling and rubbing, text generally clean and bright; together with five further contemporary first edition 'William' volumes of later impression in similar condition and five other early 20th century titles including Kipling's Just So stories. (13 volumes)
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 904
A quantity of 18th and 19th century antiquarian books including The Gentleman's Magazine - 1732, 1734, 1736 and 1764, eleven volumes of Gibbon's Rome, eight volumes of The Spectator, etc
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £70
Lot 905
A collection of mixed CDs mainly classical
Estimate:  £15 - 20 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £5
Lot 906
Paul Amsinck Tunbridge Wells and its neighbourhood with etching by Lititia Byrne, published 1810, leather bound
Estimate:  £120 - 150 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 906A
A very large map of the Railways in England and Wales (compiled from the ordinance surveys and other sources) by Charles R Cheffins, published 1865 scale 6 miles to 1 inch, overall size 180 x 145 cm
Estimate:  £150 - 200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £140
Lot 907
The Lay of St Aloys, A Legend Bloise, by Thomas Ingoldsby, illustrated by Ernest Jessop, Eight Original Comic Operas, written by U S Gilbert, two vintage Hollywood Albums, etc
Estimate:  £20 - 25 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £20
Lot 908
Five boxes containing an extensive collection of mixed Motor Cycle magazines including a number of vintage examples dating from the 1960s
Estimate:  £20 - 25 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £45
Lot 909
A large collection of mixed football programmes and fanzines including United Review, Sky Blue, Albion News, etc, various dates from the late 1960s - 1980/90s
  
Lot 910
A collection of autograph and note books, including an example with embroidered cover
Estimate:  £20 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £10
Lot 1001
A weathered cast composition stone bird bath of square form with canted column together with two reclaimed cast iron drain water hoppers of varying design (3)
Sold for:   £25
Lot 1002
A pair of wooden table bases with four architectural fluted cylindrical column supports and disc shaped stepped platform bases with all over painted and distressed finish
Sold for:   £95
Lot 1003
A pair of weathered cast composition stone campana shaped garden urns raised on associated square and stepped pedestals, 73 cm high approx
Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
Sold for:   £220
Lot 1004
Seven contemporary cast composition stone planters of varying size and design with relief detail
Sold for:   £25
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