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981
Massive off-paper assembly late 1800s-1970s with mainly Europe (east & west), noted Romania 1890s onwards, Italy, pre-WWI. Austria, Belgium, France, Germany, Netherlands & Scandinavia. Then Asia inc China, African States inc former French Colonies, USA & South America scattered throughout. A companion lot to the large British Commonwealth group offered elsewhere in the catalogue. Usual sl mixed condition to early 1900s then mostly F-VFU. (50,000+)SOLD at A$350
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Australia: Railway (& other parcel) Stamps of Mainland Australia by Ingles, Presgrave & Craig 55 pgs, illustrated throughout & inc 'Rarity Ratings' pub 1980 & inc 1981 supplement. As new.AVAILABLE at A$12
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Japan's Classical Forgeries by Wilhelmoen, 360 pgs & superbly illustrated throughout. 1981 edition in Norwegian, EnglisH&German. Near new. A must have for anyone interested in early Japan.SOLD at A$40
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Japan: Classic Forgeries by Wilhelmsen, 360pgs, illustrated through- out, in Norwegian, pub 1981. Very comprehensive. Near new.SOLD at A$100
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1981-2002 PO Year Albums near comp set (ex 2000).SOLD at A$375
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Covers: 1981-2001 Airmail to Europe inc Finland, Netherlands & UK. Reasonable variety of frankings inc pre-GST domestic & International Post. Fresh & clean. Suit specialist. (400+)AVAILABLE at A$80
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Australian Territories Collections in Seven Seas albums with Christmas Island 1958-94, Cocos 1963-94 inc 1991 Postage Paid opts set of 6 & $5 Airmail. Nauru 1935-93, Pitcairn 1981-94. PNG to end 1993 inc 1952 Pics to £1 Fisherman, 1963 to QEII £1, 1964 Birds & 1966 Pics to $2 F-VF M to 1977, then fresh MUH. Norfolk Island comp M to 1978 inc Ball Bay, Pics to 5/- brown Bridge & 1960 Defs to 10/- Bird & then MUH 1981-93 inc vals to $5. Plus s/book with Aust Pre-decimal collection duplicates in limited quantities. Medium carton.SOLD at A$300
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British Commonwealth box lot with 1981 Royal Wedding Crown Agents Omnibus collection of 22 sets of 3 in gutter blks of 10, comp MUH in contemporary album (new issue cost $650). AUSIPEX 84 collection inc special Commem album opt M/sheet. British Antarctic & Pacific Islands collection in 8 s/books & 15 hagners in Tristan da Cunha, Caribbean Islands, Falklands, Nauru, Samoa, Vanuatu, Fiji plus PNG MUH accumulation in chocolate box & more Pacific inc large blks in sheet file. Also Nauru 1924-80 & PNG 1952-98 mostly MUH Pic sets in 3 Seven Seas albums. Shoebox mess inc GB 1971 £1 Wedgwood booklet, Aust early 1970s PO Packs inc 1971 Christmas, Denmark 1978 Year Pack & misc others. Also 2 more s/book with 1969 World Refugee Omnibus collection & 110 mixed MUH M/S inc occasional Exhibition opt. Many 100s of MUH crammed into large carton.AVAILABLE at A$500
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British Commonwealth: Collection G-Z in 150 hagners mixed M/ MUH/U strength in 1950s-70s pic/commems inc Sierra Leone 'Free Form' self adhesives & South African States from Boer War era onwards. Isle of Man MUH comp 1973-81 in Lindner hingeless album. 1981 RW FDC collection (64) in 2 vols. 1983 'History & Heritage' FDC collection (53), huge original cost in custom album. Also SG History of the Olympics collection in special album. Plus United Nations MUH collection (retail $225) 1960s-80s in near new Lighthouse s/book. Medium carton. (1000s)AVAILABLE at A$275
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British Commonwealth collections with Isle of Man 1958-80 (84 plus M/S) VF MUH cat £65. Nauru (240) to 1981 inc 1916 KGV opts (9) to 1/-, 1954 Pics to 5/- (2 sets) & 1978 Pic set to $5, nearly all MUH. Australia duplicates in s/book (100s) inc KGV (50) to 5d inc 2d wmk INV (10, cat $100), plus 1966-80 VFU collection on Seven Seas pgs. PNG 1966-82 decimal MUH Pic/Commem sets (235) inc 1966 Butterflies to $2 & 1969 Shells to $2, plus pre-decimals (170) inc 1958 Pics to 5/- Coffee (5) inc 1/7 Cattle F-VF U (retail $150), 1952 Defs 10/-, £1 M & 1963 QEII £1 MUH (4, retail $100). All fresh & clean. (100s)AVAILABLE at A$180
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British Commonwealth Omnibus collection (4) with 1937 Coronation M (115) inc Newfoundland set of 11 to 48c violet (cat £60). 1946 Victory M (137) & U (110). 1953 Coronation comp set of 106 M (£150), plus 1981 RW part collection. Est total SG cat £380. Canada 1859-97 in 6 loose leaf albums inc 1859 Beaver 5c (3), 1870 QV (19) to 10c Salmon (£120) inc ½c black vert pr. 1893 QV Old Head 20c & 50c (£110). 1908 Quebec Tercent set of 8 (thinned, £375). 1912-30 KGV to $1, 1930 Pics 50c in $1 green, plus Newfoundland 1898 Royal Family set of 8 M (£120), plus 4c violet blk of 4 (£140) & 1937 Coronation set of 11 to 48c FM (£60). Total SG cat over £1200. Also 1980s/90s Canada M/MUH inc booklets & M/sheets, FV $280. (Many 100s)AVAILABLE at A$300
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British Commonwealth Omnibus collections in albums (4) with 1937 Coronation near comp (cat £160+) inc Newfoundland set of 11 to 48c, 1946 Victory (£60), 1953 QEII Coronation (£100) all F-VF M, & 1981 RW set of 24 Crown Agents FDC. Then single country collections with France 1849-1971 (600) with 1849-70 Ceres imperf 25c blue, 10c bistre (£95), 1c green/green (£20) & 5c green (£200) & 1871-75 perf (13) to 80c. Napoleon 1853-60 imperf (5) to 80c inc 1c green/green (£110), 5c green (£110) & 80c red (£60), total cat £900. 1876-1900 P&C (32) to 1Fr. 1903-38 Sowers (50) & 1929 Views (5) to 20Fr & 1949 Airmails to 1000Fr. Toning throughout, inspection advisable!. Hungary (1150) 1916-79 comprehensive inc 1950s-60s Pics & Commems. Russia late 1800s-1970s (900) mostly Pics & Commems in s/book. Plus general World collection (2500) in 3 loose leaf albums inc Palestine (90) 1918-45, Danish West Indies (50) inc 1855 3c imperf (3) & 1873-79 Numerals (24) to 10c & 1903 Postage Dues, Bulgaria (100) 1860s-1959, Norway (180) 1877-1960s, Argentina (400) to 1970s, Egypt (120) to 1930s, Hong Kong (100) QV to QEII inc KGVI to $10 plus French Colonies, Thailand (60) 1880s-1930, Ireland & Greece. Conservative reserve/estimate. (5600)AVAILABLE at A$450
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Carton of collections/accumulation inc Philatelic Exhibition pmk covers, Cinderellas & ephemera, noted Olymphilex 2000 set of 15 diff pmks plus 1956 7½d Melbourne Olympics black print Die Proof Cards (2, only 200 printed). GB PO Packs (14 FV £35) inc 1979 & 1998 Year packs. World booklets (45) inc 1981 Royal Wedding types M/Sheets MUH (45) inc WWF & Exhibition Ephemera. Nauru 1954-83 & PNG 1932-82 collections mixed M/MUH & G-FU in hagners & Seven Seas illustrated albums & NZ 1890s-1960s Used in green s/book. Plus covers (approx 200) inc Aust/World FDC & Commercial/Philatelic Mail. Intriguing carton lot, well worth viewing with good variety of non-mainstream philatelic material. (many 100s)AVAILABLE at A$250
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Double carton lot with 6 vol 1981 Royal Wedding & Diana 21st Birthday collection with sets, gutter blks (new issue cost $500 & still hard to find) & FDC. 1984 AUSIPEX collection in Official album inc limited edition 'Commemorative Album Souvenir Sheet' opt & extra FDC. Aust Post 2000 Olympic Games prestige album. Germany 2006 FIFA collection in custom album. PNG collection to 1998 in 2 Seven Seas hingeless albums (retail $ 350) inc 1952 Defs to £1 Fisherman, 1963 Pics to £1 QEII, 1964 Birds, 1966 Butterflies & most other decimals Pic/Commem sets & M/sheets with most sets VF MUH. GB FDC collection 1975-83 in album & shoebox, plus 1983 Aust Post America's Cup gift box. 2 medium/large cartons.AVAILABLE at A$450
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Major varieties collection: 1960s-2000s, mainly British Cwlth. Plenty better inc Australia Flowers coil 7c missing green & buff (SG cat £80), Botswana 1981 Cattle 30t & 45t imperf prs with shifted printing (retail $100), Belize 1974 Fish 4c imperf. Cook Is 1963 Pictorials proofs to 2/- inc imperf prs & blks (retail $1000+). Falklands (Westpoint) Tiger Woods sheetlet. Malaysia 1976 Butterfly 15c imperf proof blk of 4 (retail $150). Excellent range of Lundy 1982 Bird set to 23p inc imperfs in blks of 6, misperfs, blks of 6 (Labbe cat $1400+, retail $900+). Good selection of West Indies 1986 Duke of York Wedding inc imperf blks ($750), Nevis 1985 Birds set imperf prs. St Vincent 1987 Motor Cent $5 value at right instead of left ($120). Virgin Islands 1985 Bird set imperf prs ($100). St Vincent 1987 QEII 40th Wedding Anniv set, error centres inverted inc blks of 4 ($2900). Tuvalu 1988 Bird set to $5 inc imperf prs & gutter blks of 4 ($900). Zambia 1989 Frog 2.85K & Bat 2.85K both R marginal blks of 4, error double printing & 1988 UNICEF set marginal imperf blks of 4 ($350). Also range of 1997 Diana full sheets inc Bahamas, Caymans, Kiribati, St Kitts, Solomons, Tokelau & Vanuatu ($400). Almost all VF fresh MUH. Total retail $7500+ (770, plus 10 sheets & M/S)AVAILABLE at A$1000
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New Zealand collection to end 1995 in near new Davo loose leaf album (NZ retail $180) with 1855 QV Chalons 2d & 6d imperf, & 1862 QV (7) with 1d brown (2), 2d blue (3), 2d orange & 3d violet, mostly G-FU, retail $530. 1874 QV 6d blue & 1/- green ($140). 1892 set of 10 to 1/- ($250). 1898 Pic set to 5/- Postally U ($900) inc 6d green (2 diff perfs) & 1902 Pics to 2/- ($180). 1906 Christchurch ½d, 1d, 3d FU with Exhib pmks ($325). 1909 KEVII set plus ½d, 1d with Auckland Exhib opts ($240), 1915 KGV Engraved set of 15 ($340). 1920 Victory & 1926 Dunedin sets F-VFU ($330). Healths appear comp ($700) inc 1931 Smiling Boys 1d & 2d. 1926 Admirals 2/- & 3/- lightly cancelled ($350). 1940 Pic set 1953 QEII to 10/-, 1960 Pics to £1 & 1967 Defs to $2 Geysers ($240) & other Decimals reasonably comp to end 1995. Strong BoB 1931-35 Airmail set of 8 ($195) inc 7d Faith in Australia. Health M/Sheets (25) 1957-93 inc useful pre-decimals. Officials (75, retail $640) inc KEVII to 8d, KGV to 1/- 1936 Pics to 2/- inc 3 diff 9d ($140), KGVI to 2/-, 1940 Centennial & QEII to 3/-. Lighthouses (50) to 1981 ($560) inc 1891 to 6d & 1905-37 to 6d. 1931 Arms (17, $650) to £2 violet postally used inc 7/6, 9/-, 15/-, 30/- & 5/6 on 5/6, plus 1967 Decimal set to $10 & 1903 6d Express. Mostly G-F/VFU. NZ retail $6800. (1360).AVAILABLE at A$600
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Royal Event collection in 3 binders. Strength in 1981 Royal Wedding expanded MUH collection with sets, M/sheets, booklets. Also Princess Diana's 21st, Prince William Birth sets, Diana Memorial issues MUH. Other royal events inc1981 Duke of Edinburgh Awards issues, Prince William issues, Prince Frederick & Mary Donaldson Wedding issues, 2015 Princess Charlotte large PNC & others inc covers. Largely VF. (800+, 120 M/S or sheetlets)AVAILABLE at A$140
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UPU 1987 Conference Folders (14, various) inc Switzerland (FV 100SFr), Germany (74 diff stamp), France (48) inc 50Fr Airmail, Finland 1983 collection, Japan (FV Y3480), Belgium, China, Norway (FV 92Kr), Denmark, Netherlands, Austria 1981 collection plus Germany 1986 collection with 135 stamps & 2 M/Sheets. All fresh & clean. High total FV. (100s)AVAILABLE at A$250
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USA: 1847-1981 High cat value collection in 3 white Ace illustrated albums with 1847 5c Franklin (SG 1 cat £550). 1851 imperfs 1c (2) & 3c (3, cat £260). 1857 1st perfs 1c (2) & 12c Washington (£400). 1861 2nd Presidential Series (34), various printings G-FU inc mixed grills with 1c (2), 2c (3). Plus UN (£350). 5c (4), 10c (4), 12c (3), 15c (3), 24c (3) & 30c (3), basically 3 comp FU sets (£3750). 1869 Pics set to 30c Eagle (£2230) plus extra 2c UN (£650) & 3c (3), 6c, 12c & 15c U (£700). 1870-90 Presidents (75) inc 90c red (3), 30c brown (2), 30c black (3), 12c purple (2) & 7c red (2), all G-FU. SG cat £2400. 1873 Departmentals (60) inc Agriculture 6c & 15c UN (£675). Executive 10c carmine (bold cancel, £650). Interior Dept set to 90c (£250). Justice 3c & 6c (£80). Navy (9) to 30c (£1100) inc 7c & 12c M (£80). POs (7) to 90c (£115). Treasury to 30c U (£200) & 90c UN (£400). War Dept to 24c (ex 7c) M (£160) plus some Specimen opts. 1893 Columbian to $2 (£2000). 1890 Presidents set to 90c Perry (£250). 1894 Triangles to 50c (2 sets, £330) plus $1 UN (thin, £1300) & $2 fresh UN (£2250). 1901 Pan-American set UN (£450). 1902 Presidents to $1 U & $2, $5 M (£600). 1904 Louisiana to 10c M (£300). 1908 Presidents (9) to $1 M (£730). 1912 Parcel Post to $1 U (£175). 1912-18 Presidential Study inc Coils, imperfs & to $5 bicolour (£550). 1918 & 23 Airmail sets of 3 M (£480). 1922 to $5 America M (£300). 1929 Nebraska & Kansas opt sets to 10c F-VFM (£600). 1933 Zeppelin 50c (£100) plus 100s more Pics & Commems to 1981, Newspapers (15) inc 1865 25c red (£275) & 1895 (8) to $100 UN (£350). Very extensive. Sl mixed G-VF M/U to 1930s. SG cat to 1940 £26,300 = A$46,000. (1950). (P)AVAILABLE at A$4000
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Military - Larger-size books (18) with 'A Pictorial History of Australia at War' (1980, 324 pgs); 'Army Australia - an Illustrated History' (Odgers, 1988, 280pgs); 'Diggers - The Australian Army, Navy & Airforce in Eleven Wars 1860 - 1999 (Odgers, 544 pgs); 'Charles Kingsford Smith (1988, 160pgs); 'Heroic Australian Air Stories (1981, 192 pgs); 'The Royal Australian Airforce (Oxford University Press, 2001, missing front fly page o/w as new); 'British Battles & Medal (Spink, 1988); 'Encyclopedia of the World's Special Forces (2003, 256 pgs, as new); 'Aces High - The war in the Air over the Western Front 1914-18' (1973, 192 pgs); 'Knights of the Air 1914-18' (1981, 192 pgs); 'Battle of Britain' (by Len Deighton 1980, 224pgs) ; 'Fighter & Bomber Squadrons at War' (by A Brookes 1995); 'Atlas of C20th Warfare' (2005, 352 pgs); 'The Eastern Front (Soviet-German War) 1941-45' (1984, 192 pgs); 'Stalingrad - The Vital 7 Days' (2005, 192 pgs); 'The Vietnam War' (1979, 248 pgs). Plus AWM publications 'Soldiering On' (1942), 'Khaki & Green' (1943), & 'Jungle Warfare' (1944). Mixed VG-VG condition, some near new. Retail $700+. (20)AVAILABLE at A$150
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Military - Vietnam War USA Point of View (25) inc Vietnam-A History (Karnow 1983), Vietnam-The Ten Thousand Day War (Maclear 1981), American Soldier (General Tommy Franks 2004), A Bright Shining Lie (John Paul Vann) & America in Vietnam (Sheehan 1988), Anatomy of A War (Kolko 1985, Vietnam-Conflict & Controversy (Elliott 1996), Air America from WWII to Vietnam (Robbins 2001), Spies & Commandos-How America Lost the Secret War in North Vietnam (Conboya Andrade 2000), Line Doggie-Foot Soldier in Vietnam (Gadd 1987), Steel My Soldier Hearts (Col. Hackworth 2003), Cheating Death-Combat Rescues in Vietnam & Laos (Marrett 2006), Tiger Force (Sallah & Weiss 2006). Plus others of interest inc 'Coffee Table' size books. Roll Call Thud-A Photographic Record of the F-105 Thunderchief (Campbell & Hill 1996) & The Vietnam Experience - Images of War (Fisher & Stone 1986). Very diverse group inc strong Political overtones. Mostly F-VF condition inc some near new. Retail around $500. (28).AVAILABLE at A$140
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1981 Tasmanian Tiger 24c vertical strip of 10, top 5 stamps error olive totally MISSING, next 4 stamps olive partially missing, bottom stamp normal. VF fresh MUH. From a sheet bought at the Pymble PO (NSW) in 1981. SG 788(var). Unlisted ACSC & unrecorded until 2004. An important discovery! Only 10 such strips existed. (P)AVAILABLE at A$1800
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1981 Tasmanian Tiger 24c 1st printing, error missing dark green grass on top stamp of lower marginal vertical strip of 5, near totally missing on stamp below, & gradually appearing more until bottom stamp is normal. VF fresh MUH. SG 788(var), ACSC 902(var) unlisted as only discovered in 2004. Only 1 sheet known with missing green on part of sheet. (P)AVAILABLE at A$650
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Postal Strike: 1981 XL $1 blue Private Stamp sheet of 100. VF fresh MUH.AVAILABLE at A$50
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Postal Strike: 1981 XL $1 blue Private Stamp sheet of 100. VF fresh MUH.AVAILABLE at A$50
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Postal Strike: 1981 XL $1 blue Private Stamp sheet of 100. VF fresh CTO 'XL Petroleum Common Seal.'AVAILABLE at A$50
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Postal Strike: 1981 XL $1 blue Private Stamp sheet of 100. VF fresh CTO 'XL Private Postal Service'.AVAILABLE at A$50
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1981 Flag & Lighthouse 18c multi-coloured, IMPERF horis pr. VF fresh MUH, all 4 margins. Sc 1890a cat U$75, SG 1850a cat £90. (P)AVAILABLE at A$30
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1981 Tasmanian Tiger 24c 1st printing, error missing dark green grass. VF fresh MUH. SG 788(var), ACSC 902(var) unlisted as only discovered in 2004. Normal for comparison. Only 1 sheet known with missing green on part of sheet. (P)AVAILABLE at A$350