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Middle East: 1860-1970 with Egypt (2500, STC £1700) inc wide range of Sphinx/Pyramid types 1867-1910 (170), 1914-22 Pics both wmks inc M to 200m, 1922 Crown opts, then Airmail, Defs & some Commem sets to late 1950s, then more comprehensive to 1970, a few later & a few covers. Also other Mid-East (850, STC £450) with Palestine, Jordan, Syria, Sudan, Gulf States, Yemen, Iran, Iraq, Lebanon etc. Plus Turkey (500, £900) inc 1865 types (70), 1876 types (80), 1892-1910 wide range of diff Tougra types inc opts, plus some Roumelia, Thessaly etc. Some duplication but wide coverage. Mostly F-VF M/MUH/U. Total STC £3100 = A$5700. (3850)AVAILABLE at A$500
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Australia: Scout & Guide Philatelic History of Australia (1985). Australian Scouts & Guide Philately (2007) both by E Stermole, 270pgs in total, profusely illustrated throughout, each complements the other. Near new. (2)AVAILABLE at A$25
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Canadian Military Posts: 2 Vol set by Bailey & Toop, editor E B Proud. Vol 1 Colonial Period to 1919. Vol 2 between the Wars & WWI - 1920 to 1946. Pub 1984 & 1985, 636 pgs in total, illustrated throughout inc pmks, cachets, covers & maps. Minor fading to outer covers (No DJ) o/w near new.AVAILABLE at A$130
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Malaya: The Survey Department Essays of 1933-34 by Norris, 94pgs, well illustrated, 1985. Sm cover stain o/w near new.AVAILABLE at A$35
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New Zealand: Airmails of NZ Vol 1 The Internal Flights (1955) inc quantities flown (many are very rare). 114 pgs, 1985 Limited Edition Reprint. Plus NZ Airmail Catalogue, 1987 listing FFC 1916-85. (2).AVAILABLE at A$20
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1966-2001 Decimal MUH collection in thick Lighthouse turn-bar hingeless album (retail $1100), strength in post-1980 Pics & Commems, FV $860. Plus 1983, 1985-90 PO Albums. Total FV $1060 plus an extra $1100 for the hingeless album.SOLD at A$700
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Covers collection in 5 albums 1940-2010 noted 1940 Aust-NZ Flying Boat FFC AAMC 900ab cat $200 (mixed condition), 1956 Olympic Commem covers, modern FDCs 1985-88, Frama FDC & Commem covers 1984-2003. PNC collection 2003-10 (13) inc 2003 Coronation. Also some Norfolk Is PSEs. Cyprus & Gibraltar from QV cat £60. Various others, largely F-VF. (250 covers, 300+ stamps)SOLD at A$150
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Asia in thick Lighthouse s/book with PR China inc 1977-83 MUH Pic sets (8, cat £320) inc 1978 Horses, 1980 Paintings & 1980 Peking Opera, then assorted Indonesia, Korea, Singapore & Taiwan Pics/Commems MUH & U. Whole folder with Australia 1960s Pics to 5/- blks of 4 MUH, 1971 Christmas blk of 7, modern decimals to $20 Paintings U & KGV (110) to 5d plus British Commonwealth inc GB 1841 QV 1d imperfs (3), KGV Seahorse 10/- & 1948 KGVI SW £1 (2). Natal 1880s QV £5 Revenue & other Cinderellas. 35 hagners cont NZ & Aust dec Pics. Then 20 s/books with wide range inc Australia pre-dec collection duplicates, plus plenty of decimals G-FU. World Pics, Germany collection inc useful CTO, GB QV-1970s accumulation. USA & others, variable condition. PNG 1985-87 Year Albums (retail $100) plus NZ 1986 PO collection. Finally large shoebox with British Commonwealth & World in packets & bags inc GB QV, United Nations 1950s-60s Pics & assorted mess. 2 medium cartons. (1000s)SOLD at A$250
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Australian Territories collection in older style Seven Seas hingeless pgs with Christmas Is to 1985 inc 1958 QEII set CTO then MUH (FV $70) inc 1968 Fish set (retail $50), Cocos Is to 1986 inc 1963 Pics CTO then MUH 1969 onwards (FV $62). Nauru to end 1986 inc 1916 opt set to 1/-, 1935 KGV SJ & pre-dec Pics to 5/-, all F-VF M, retail $150. Then mostly fresh MUH with 62 Pic/Commem sets to $5. Norfolk Is to end 1986 with pre-decs comp F-VF M (retail $165) inc Ball Bay to 2/- blue, 1953 Pics to 5/- brown bridge & 1960 Defs to 10/- Bird. Then comprehensive decimals mostly fresh MUH inc 1966 opts, 1967 Ships, 1969 Birds & 1974 UPU M/S (retail $55) plus another 70 Pic/Commem sets & 9 M/S (FV $115). PNG to end 1985 with pre-dec basically comp F-VF U inc 1952-57 Pics to £1, 1963 10/- Rabaul, QEII £1 & 1964 Birds to 10/- CTO. Decimals from 1966 (92 Pic sets) mostly MUH inc 1966 Butterflies & 1968 Shells to $2. Total 260 Pic sets & 27 M/S. Pages showing age, stamps generally fresh & clean. (many 100s)SOLD at A$220
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British Commonwealth collection in 4 albums with GB (900) 1890s-1970s with useful pre-decimal to £1 brown inc Seahorses 2/6 & 5/-, QEII Machins to £5 & plenty of Pic/Commem sets. Ireland (500) 1920s-80s inc pre-decimal Commem sets, St Patrick sets (2) to 10/- & plenty of decimal Pics inc many higher vals, generally G-FU. New Zealand 1967-83 near comp MUH collection (480, retail $1100) inc 1967 1st Defs to $2 ($220). Health M/Sheets comp 1967-83 ($380), 1969 Cook M/Sheet & most Commem/Pic sets inc to $5, plus Lighthouses & Ross Dependency ($175). Pacific Islands (100s) in hagners with AAT to 1988 inc 1966 Defs to $1 MUH, plus extra set in PO Pack & MUH blks to 1972 Cook set. Tokelau near comp M/MUH to end 1970. Niue collection (90) to 1976, Cook Is (120) 1890s-1970s inc to $4 plus Tuvalu & assorted Pacific Islands M/S (55). Some U/CTO/M, mostly VF MUH. PNG collection to end 1985 (450) in Seven Seas hingeless pgs, mostly fresh MUH (retail $700) inc 1952 Defs to £1 Fisherman, 1963 Pics to £1 QEII, 1964 Birds to 10/-, 1966 Butterflies & all other decimal Pic/Commems. (3000)AVAILABLE at A$400
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Bulgaria: 1897-1985 Collection in s/book & hagner binder. Noted 1879 5c, 50c, 1Fr, 1881 to 50St, 1884 Surch 3/10St, 5/30St, 15/25St, 1927 & 37 Airs sets, 1933 Games to 10L, post-war solid range with a good thematic Flora & Fauna, Space sets. BoB inc Postage Dues 1886 5st orange imperf & other contemporary Dues. 1901 set, 1895 Surch 30st/50st perf & imperf. Album of extras & multiples inc 1901 Pr Frederich 1L, 2L, 3L in blks of 4, plus Romania (cat £220). Small collection 1879-1970. Various other earlier with expected mixed condition, later mostly F-VF. Practically all diff. Total SG cat £3800 = A$7000+. (2700 + 30 M/S)AVAILABLE at A$500
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Gibraltar 1890s-1990s Postal History inc ca1950 covers franked KGVI ½d scarce printed matter rate to London & Constitution opt 3d to UK. PPC (4) inc 1912 with 'Paquebot Toulon' pmk & 1985 to Australia with 6-line h/s apologising for slow delivery as sent by Surface mail. Then Postal stationery inc QV 1d or 10c red Postcards -3 opt SPECIMEN & 1d used to Amsterdam with Registered cachet, plus QV Registered envelopes 20c red size G & 20c/2d red extra large size 255x185mm. Plus others. Fair to VF M/U. marked retail $1000. (19)AVAILABLE at A$230
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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: 1860s-1990s in battered Dealer's 64 page s/book Used inc QV Chalons perf 1d, 3d (2) & 6d (NZ cat $230), later QV to 1/- ($700), Pictorials to 1/- ($950), KEVII-KGV ($900), 1920 Victory set ($170), KGV Admiral 2/- (4) & 3/- ($560), 1935 Defs (3+ sets, $150), KGVI (20+ sets, $300) -only 10 of 1½d brown. 1940 Centenary (3+ sets, $200+), 1953 QEII set to 10/-, 1960 Pic Defs to £1 (8+ sets, $500+), 1967 to $1, new value to $2 Multi (5+ sets, $200+), 1970 Defs to $2 (5+ sets, $70+), 1975-81 Defs to $5, 1985-89 Birds to $10 -all high values 10 ea, plus all the other commems etc in similar quantities. Also Healths inc 1931 Blue Boy, Lighthouse, Arms postally U 15 diff to £1, Postage Dues, tall QV Officials 2/- (12) & 5/- (4) etc. Fair to mostly F-VF U, mostly 5 or more of each. NZ cat/retail $12,000. (1000s)AVAILABLE at A$750
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Military - Great Britain: WWII RAF group of 10 with Bader-The Man & his Men (Burns, 1990). Bomber Crew - Taking on the Reich (Sweetman, 2004). Claims to Fame - The Lancaster A History of the 34 Aircraft that Flew 100+ Missions, (Franks, 1994) Churchill's Few - Battle of Britain Remembered (Willis, 1985). Fight for the Sky - The Story of the Spitfire & Hurricane (Douglas Bader, 1973). Fighter Boys - Saving Britain 1940 (Bishop, 2003. Fly - True Stories from the Airmen of WWII (Veitch, 2008). The Few - Americans Who Fought in the Battle of Britain (Kershaw, 2006). With Wings Like Eagles - A History of the Battle of Britain (Korda, 2009). The Reconstruction of Warriors (Mayhew, 2004). Also Tigers - The Story of No 74 Squadron RAF (Cossey, 1992). Whirlwind - The Air War Against Japan 1942-45 (Tillman, 2009). MIG Pilot (J Barron, 1980), The Story of the Escape & Defection of Lieut Belenko with his MIG-25 from the USSR to USA via Japan. Hell-Fire (Ed Macy, 2009) plus 3 paperbacks inc Bomber Offensive Sir Arthur Harris Marshall of the RAF & The Spitfire 50 Years On (1986). Except for the last 3, all hardcover with dust jacket, mostly VF-near new, retail $500+ (17)AVAILABLE at A$180
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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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1985 Centenary of District Nursing 33c, strip of 5, left unit error IMPERF at left. VF fresh MUH. SG 964a(var), ACSC 1094b cat $1250. Only 10 know. (P)AVAILABLE at A$450
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Railways: 1985 Thirlmere Railway $1.50 Letter stamps in 2 diff M/Sheets of 4 diff train stamps in uncut sheet of 8 M/S. VF fresh MUH, margin flts at LL cnr. (32 stamps in 8 M/S).AVAILABLE at A$50
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1944 Teramo RSI local 'Republica Sociale Italiana' opt set 15c-2L inc airs & express. VF MUH. Sass 1-16 cat €1250. Very scarce genuine as only 985 sets issued. All exp Galliani plus 2003 Raybaudi photo-cert for the 2 key vals. (16) (P)SOLD at A$400
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Selangor: 1882 'S' opt QV Straits 2c brown. Superb U, hexagonal pmks, excellent centring & outstanding quality. SG 8 cat £5000++. Extremely rare genuine example of this important stamp which is only known in used condition. 1985 BPA photo cert, while diff new certificate can be obtained on request. (P)AVAILABLE at A$6000
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1985 Bird $2.50 Audubon Bicent error yellow OMITTED. VF fresh M. SG 663(var).SOLD at A$45
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1985 Ceremonial Structures set 10t-60t unissued rejected 1st printing w/o 't' after value & smaller format. VF fresh MUH, with issued set to compare. SG 496-99(var) seet footnote. Rare. (4) (P)AVAILABLE at A$130
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1985 Railways 5zl, 3 normal examples, plus 1 with brown & green OMITTED, so missing the railway tracks & wheels as well as the background, tied by 'Leszno BB 9.9.86' cds on local commercial registered cover, with 'Leszno 10.9.86' cds arrival. VFU. Mi 2993(F), Fi 2845(s), error unlisted! Only recorded example & believed UNIQUE! 2005 Ceremuga AIEP photo cert. (P)AVAILABLE at A$3000
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1867 Queen 19c pale rose. Fresh M with original gum, tiny thin but VF appearance with nice colour. SG 102 cat £1500, Edifil 90 cat €1985. Very rare in genuine mint condition. 2010 Scheller photo cert. (P)AVAILABLE at A$475
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1935 Women's Congress set 20+20pa - 100+100K. VF fresh M. SG 1171-85 cat £400+. Mi 985-99 cat €650. (P)AVAILABLE at A$170