Stamps and Covers of the World
13 Dec 2005, starting at 10:30 GMT.

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lots

A large all world accumulation in ninety-six albums or stockbooks, leaves and loose, contained in ten cartons, inc. Belgium, Channel Islands, France, Germany, Poland, Switzerland, etc. (186)

A collection in three albums, varied condition, inc. B.I.O.C., India and States, U.S.A., etc. (160)

Covers: A selection of covers and cards, varied condition in a box, inc. Germany, Great Britain, Southern Africa, etc. (457)

Spain: 1850 12c. large margins all round, slight crease, otherwise fine. (424)

Germany: An accumulation of pre-stamp entires contained in a small box with a wide range of town cancels and postal marks inc. Dresden, Freiburg, Hanover, Staufen, etc. (356)

United States of America: 1940 Stock Transfer $100 green, vertical pair, imperf at right and base, with manuscript cancel, scarce, (437)

A selection of mainly Q.E.II booklets, in a small box, inc. Australia, Great Britain with a range of stitched booklets with 1960 (Sept.) 5/- booklet with phosphor bands, also empty Alice in Wonderland booklet, etc.

1840-1970 A collection in two albums and stockbook, inc. 1840 1d. (2), range of surface printed with values to 5/-, etc. (350)

1887-1970 A mint collection on leaves, varied condition, inc. 1887-92 to 1/- (both), 1912-24 wmk. Royal Cypher set, 1939-48 set, etc. (35)

Australia: 1931-36 £2 used, off-centre otherwise fine. SG £375. (72)

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