Stamps & Covers of the World
19 Dec 2007, starting at 11:00 GMT.

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This sale is now finished. If you are interested in consigning in future sales, please contact the specialist department. If you have queries about lots purchased in this sale, please contact customer services.

lots

Egypt: 1728 letter from Cairo to Venice with transit marks of the ships captain. (879)

A collection in mixed condition in three red Utile albums in a small carton inc. Australia, Seychelles, Egypt, Japan, Liberia, etc.

A mint and used duplicated Asian selection in mixed condition, in three ring binders contained in a carton, including Burma, Brunei, Hong Kong definitives and commemoratives, Queen Victoria and King Edward VII with Treaty Post cancels, Queen Elizabeth II with values to $50 and a postmark study on pieces, etc., India, Japan, Malaysia, Singapore, Pakistan with overprints etc., Thailand, etc.

Covers: A large accumulation in a carton inc. G.B., Bahrain 1930s, West Africa, postal stationery, W.W.II censors inc. Transjordan 1940 censor covers, F.P.O's, Gold Coast, Nigeria, Japan 1910, mostly 1930s and 1940s., etc. (331)

Essays: K.G.V engraved vignette essay in green on coated paper, fine. (452)

Literature: "Postal History International" from January 1972 (No. 1) to July 1980, in five binders. (322)

Austria: 1961-2001 accumulation of f.d.c's with some duplication in five albums and loose contained in a carton. (327)

Egypt: 1888 A selection of proofs of the 1888 postage due issue inc. corner block of eight and marginal block of four for the 1m, 2m, 5m. and 2pi., also some singles. (883)

Finland: A collection of early to modern r.p.o's arranged and identified on leaves with 120 covers or cards, 22 on piece and 150 loose stamps with many early Russian and bi-lingual types, examples of smaller lines, etc. (429)

French Colonies: General Issues: 1859-1906 duplicated accumulation of general colonial issues on stockcards with a good range of cancellations, SG (stated) £1,000‡. (446)

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