Chess Sets, Games and Playing Cards

28 Oct 2009, starting at 12:00 GMT .

Auction information

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.

Baird (Mrs W.J. ), The Twentieth Century Retractor, Chess Fantasies, and Letter Problems...being a selection of three hundred problems...enriched with Shakespearean Quotations

Baird (Mrs W.J. ), Seven Hundred Chess Problems

Chess Collecting and Antique Chess Sets: KEATS (VICTOR), The Illustrated Guide to World Chess Sets

Culin (Stewart), Chess and Playing Cards

Delucia (David), Bobby Fischer Uncensored

Delucia (David), David DeLucia's Chess Library, A Few Old Friends

Delucia (David), David DeLucia's Chess Library, A Few Old Friends, SECOND EDITION

Heidloff (Carl), Muster-Werke aus der Nurnberger Bauhutte fur den Drechsler,

Kenny (William Stopford), Practical Chess Exercises, intended as a sequel to the practical chess grammar...

Lewis (William), Oriental Chess, or, Specimens of Hindoostanee excellence in that celebrated game, exhibited in more than seventy situations, originally published in India, and remarkable for their unparallelled skill and ingenuity, VOLUME 1

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Buyers' Premium and Charges

For all Sales categories, buyer's premium excluding Cars, Motorbikes, Wine and Coin & Medal sales, will be as follows:

Buyer's Premium Rates
27.5% on the first £2,500 of the hammer price;
25% of the hammer price of amounts in excess of £2,500 up to and including £300,000;
20% of the hammer price of amounts in excess of £300,000 up to and including £3,000,000;
and 13.9% of the hammer price of any amounts in excess of £3,000,000.

VAT at the current rate of 20% will be added to the Buyer's Premium and charges excluding Artists Resale Right.

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Zero rated for VAT, no VAT will be added to the Hammer Price or the Buyer's Premium.

Y CITES

Subject to CITES regulations when exporting items outside of the EU, see clause 13.

W Shipping & handling restrictions apply

Objects displayed with a "W" will be located in the Bonhams Warehouse and will only be available for collection from this location.

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