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1955
1933 Launceston-Melbourne registered FFC franked Airmail 3d green & KGV surch 5d, tied by 'Launceston 23 AU 33' cds. AAMC 322 cat $60. 200 flown.
  A$25
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  A$50
(US$35)
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A$
199
Attractive Double Carton Lot with 8 s/books & other binders/albums with Australia Pre-decimal, kangaroos to QEII inc KGV & KGVI mostly G-FU. Decimal range with some MUH & G-FU. FDC to PSE assembly 1970s-1980s (500 covers) & Pre-stamp postal card packs (10), AAT 1966-1980s MUH + G-FU ( FV$80+). Thematic Ship collection inc some MUH sets from Aust & Territories, America's Cup kit (2), plus Pacific Is & world many MUH. Papua New Guinea collection inc 1970s-1980s MUH sets, FV 90K. Various British Commonwealth & World, Great Britain inc 1955 Castles to 10/- (2) M (cat £200+). Mostly F-VF. (c.2000 + 800 cover/cards/PSE)
  A$130
(US$90)
(€81)
(£69)
  A$200
(US$138)
(€124)
(£106)
A$
401
Aden-Shihr & Mukalla: 1948-63 Mint Collection with 1948 KGVI Silver Wedding set. 1949 UPU set. 1951 Decimal surch set to 5/- on 5R. 1955-63 Sultan Pictorial set to 10/-. 1963 New Sultan Pic set to 10/-. All diff. VF fresh M/MLH. SG cat £132. (39)
  A$45
(US$31)
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  A$65
(US$45)
(€40)
(£34)
A$
410
Asia: 1870s-1970s collection in 2 s/books. Indonesia from 1950s inc 1951-55 President Pictorial to 6R. Singapore 1948-52 KGVI to $5. 1955-59 QEII Pic to $5, plus blks. Perak 1957-61 Sultan Pic to $1 in blks of 4. Japan from 1870s inc 1876-89 Koban to 50s. China & Taiwan 1940s-70s selection. Ceylon 1951-54 Pic Def to 2R in blks of 4. Aden 1953-63 QEII Pic to 20/-. 2nd s/book contains Netherlands Indies & Indonesia. Netherlands Indies inc 1913-40 Queen to 1G. 1945-46 Queen to 2½G. 1944 Jap Occ to 5G. Indonesia 1951 UNO set. 1959 Volcano set to 5R. 1968 Bondoudu M/S 1970 Insects set & 1971 Fish set. Mostly F-VF M/MUH/U. SG cat £4300+ = A$7700+.(2100)
  A$350
(US$242)
(€217)
(£186)
  A$500
(US$345)
(€310)
(£265)
A$
437
British Commonwealth collection/accumulation in 5 thick Lighthouse 64 pg s/books with British Africa (4000) in 3 vols with Bechuanaland (400) inc QV to 5/-, noted 1897 3d, 4d, 6d opts M (cat £50), 1938 KGVI Defs to 5/- U, 1955 QEII Pics to 10/- M (£100) & 1961 opts to R1. Botswana (250) inc 1974 Minerals to R2 MUH. Rhodesia 1960s-70s Pics (400), Zimbabwe 1970s onwards (150) inc higher vals & Zambia (260). Basutoland (150) from KGV Pics to 1965 Churchill set. Lesotho (320) from 1966 to late 1970s Pics. Nyasaland (350) KEVII Defs to 1960s Pics inc 1945 KGVI to 20/- & 1963 QEII Postage opts to £1. Malawi (350) to 1974 Christmas inc 1964 Pics to £2, & 27 assorted M/Sheets. Swaziland (350) to 1970 inc 1938 KGVI Defs to 10/-. SW Africa (1000) inc 1931 bilingual Pic prs set to 10/- & good variety of 1970s Pics mostly in MUH blks of 4 or strips of 5. British Pacific 2 vol collection (1850) with Nauru (650) to mid 1980s mostly MUH Pics inc vals to $5. Solomon Is (350) mixed MUH/U inc 1973 Wildlife set to $5, comprehensive Tonga (850) inc 1960s imperfs, 1960s-70s Metallic types & 1970s free-forms. Some minor tropicalisation & duplication. Mixed MUH/M/G-FU. (5000)
  A$300
(US$207)
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(£159)
  A$375
(US$259)
(€233)
(£199)
A$
469
Carton inc Canadian Provinces collection on leaves with New Brunswick 1860 Pics 1c Train, 2c QV, 12½c Ship & 17½c Edward, mostly FM SG cat £215 & 1c Train, 5c QV (2) & 10c QV (2), G-FU (£235), Newfoundland 9130) to 1937 KGVI Coronation set of 14 inc 1880s-90s Pics. Nova Scotia (11) inc 1851 3d Arms Imperf (cat £150) & 1860-63 QV (10) to 12½c (cat £220). Prince Edward Island (10) with 1861-70 QV (5) to 9d (£360) & 1870 Decimals (5) to 4c (£130). Canada 1890s-1980s collection (1150) inc QV (70) to 10c, KGV Sidefaces (90) to $1, 1928, 30, 35, 37 & 1942 Pic sets (cat £390) & wide variety of commems. Total cat well over £1800 = A$3300. PNG collection in loose hangers & Springback album inc 1952 Pics to £1 horiz prs, 1963 QEII £1 pr CTO & wide range of other Pre-decimals inc vals to 10/-. Various Asia/Pacific in 5 small s/books inc NZ 1960 Pic set to £1 m (retail $80). Australian collections (3) in s/books with Kangaroos (60) to 2/-, KGV (120) to 1/4, 1934 Vic Cent sets (4) & Macarthur (3). 1935 ANZAC 1/-, 1936 S.Aust sets (3) & NSW Sesqui to 9d (3). 1940 AIF sets (3) & 1949 Arms to £2. QEII Pre-decimal Pics to 1/- & 100s of Decimals inc high value commem sets & others to $10. Plus Aust Pre-decimal FDC collection (75) inc 1937 NSW Sesqui, 1940s Michel, Gloucester, Peace, Newcastle & 1940 AIF (all registered), plus 1955 (2) & 1960 Scout Jamboree pmks. A decent enough carton lot. Inspection advisable. (few 1000)
  A$400
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A$
492
Collection in 3 hagner albums with British Commonwealth inc Aden 1939 KGVI set to 10R M (cat £120) & Hadramaut 1955 Pics to 10/- (£30). Nauru 1924 Ships to 5/- (£125), Newfoundland 1937 KGVI Coronation to 48c (£60). Australia 1913-36 Kangaroos (35) to 2/- Brown. Rhodesia 3d, 6d, 2/-, plus 2/6 F/C (£450) & 1913 KGV Admirals (12) to 2/- (£75). Belgian Congo to 1950s inc 1947 Ruanda-Urundi Masks to 100Fr MUH (£50). Europe with Belgium to late 1940s inc 1915 Red Cross set M (£110) & assorted 1920s-40s Railway Parcels (140) to 50Fr, Bosnia & Herzegovina collection, Bulgaria to 1950s, Germany post WWI 'Lost Colonies' Pictorial vignettes, France 1949 Airmail 1000Fr black & Hungary 1949 Budapest M/Sheet. South America collections 1860s-1950s inc Bolivia, Brazil, Chile & Colombia. Mixed M/U all in 130 hagners. Then Germany 1970s-80s Pics/commems in s/book. Christmas thematic collection in SG album & Monaco 1960s-70s Pic collection on loose leaves. Also Australian Terr M/MUH/U in 3 s/books inc AAT 1966 Pics to $1, Christmas Is 1958 QEII to $1 (5 sets) & 1968 Fish comp, Cocos Is 1963 Pics (2) & PNG 1976-98 PO Year Packs (16 diff) & assorted 1960s-70s Pics/commem sets (60+) inc 1964 Birds to 10/- (2) & 1966 Butterflies to $2. M/MUH/U. Medium carton. (100s)
  A$425
(US$293)
(€264)
(£225)
  A$625
(US$431)
(€388)
(£331)
A$
506
Covers: Great Britain postal history 1876-1955 with 1876 Registered cover franked 1d brown, & 2d blue pr tied by 'Wednesbury JU 23 76' cds, to West Bromwich with arrival b/s. 1894 use of Reg Envelope with ½d & 1d pr tied by 'Newcastle on Tyne 25 SP 94' pmk to Germany with arrival b/s. 1947 envelope with KGVI range 3d to 10/- tied by 'Tilford Farnham Surrey 23 AU 47 unusual inverted centre cds. Finally 1955 USA crash cover with 'Damaged In Plane Crash Hollywood SC 12/17/55' 2-line h/s. (4).
  A$70
(US$48)
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  A$120
(US$83)
(€74)
(£64)
A$
520
Cyprus: 1880-1990s Collection. 1880 QV GB opt to 4d, plus plates. 1881 Surch HALFPENNY on 1d. 1881-86 QV Key type to 6pi. 1881-86 QV Surch ½ on ½pi & 30pa on 1pi. 1882-84 QV to 12pi. 1886 QV ½ on ½pi. 1894-96 QV to 9pi. 1902-10 KEVII to 6pi. 1912 KGV to 12pi. 1924-28 KGV to 90pi. 1928 50th Anniv to 45pi. 1938-51 KGVI Pic set to £1. 1948 Wedding set. 1955-59 QEII Pic set. Mostly F-VF M/U. SG cat £6200+ = A$11,000+. (1850 + 10 M/S). (P)
  A$700
(US$483)
(€434)
(£371)
  A$1000
(US$690)
(€620)
(£530)
A$
521
Cyprus: 1880-1970s Dealer's Stock in 2 s/books. 1880 QV GB opt to 4d, plus plate nos. 1882 Surch ½ on ½pi & 30pa in 1pi. 1886 ½ on ½pi. 1892-94 QV to 12pi. 1894-96 QV to 18pi. 1902-04 KEVII to 12pi & 1904-10 to 18pi. 1912-15 KGV to 45pi & 1921-23 to 9pi. 1924-28 KGV to 45pi. 1928 50th Anniv to 45pi. 1934 KGV Pic set to 45pi M&U. 1935 Silver Jubilee set. 1938-51 KGVI Pic set to £1. 1955-60 QEII Pic set to £1 & 1960-61 Republic opt to £1. 1961-69 Pictorials to £1. Mostly F-VF M/MUH/U. SG cat £10,000+ = A$18,000+. (3000+). (P)
  A$850
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  A$1200
(US$828)
(€744)
(£636)
A$
523
Czechoslovakia: 1918-74 collection in 2 illustrated KABE albums with 1919-20 Hradcany imperf inc 20h carmine MLH, 30h mauve, 30h violet FU. 1919 Ceskoslovensko opts on Austria inc Arms to 4k, opts on Hungary largely 1920 Airs opt imperf, 1925 Olympic long opt set M/MLH, 1926 'All Sokol display' opt set FU, 1939 3k Ukraine Parliament M & FU. Post War M/MLH to late 1950s inc 1950 Prague Exhib M/Sheet, 1955 Nat Costume set. 1960s on largely MUH with extensive Thematic Birds, Art inc 1966 Art set, Sport, Space etc, largely F-VF. SG cat £4150 = A$7500. (1500, + 9 M/S).
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  A$500
(US$345)
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(£265)
A$
595
Germany - East & Soviet Zone collection 1945-90 in Minkus illustrated album mixed M&U. Inc Russian Zone 1945 Fascism Victims set M, Saxony 1945 Arms set inc 15pf claret M/MLH, General Soviet Zone issues inc 1949 Goethe M/Sheet MLH, DDR issues extensive inc 1951 Soviet Friendship set UN, 1952 Definitives inc 25pf olive-green, 84pf purple-brown FU, 1953 Karl Marx M/Sheet M, 1954 Stamp Day M/Sheet, 1955 Engels M/Sheet, 1957 Memorial M/Sheet M/MLH & various others, an extensive collection mostly F-VF cat £4800+=A$8700. (1550 + 30 M/Sheets).
  A$300
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(£159)
  A$500
(US$345)
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A$
601
Great Britain: 1841-1980s collection in album. 1841 QV 2d blue with lines imperf. 1855 QV Embossed 6d (2) on cover front to Australia. 1887-92 QV Jubilee to 10/-. 1902-13 KEVII to 2/6. 1912-34 KGV Seahorse to 5/- 1939-47 KGVI set to £1. 1948 Wedding set. 1951 KGVI Pic set to £1. 1955 QEII Castle set to £1. Most G-VF M/U, bit mixed in earlies as usual. SG cat £5100+ = A$9000+. (1070)
  A$200
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(£106)
  A$300
(US$207)
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(£159)
A$
660
Malaya two volume collection/accumulation with Straits Settlements (360) inc QV (30) to 24c, KEVII (50), KGV (150) inc 1935 Jubilee. KGVI (130) plus extra KGVI opt BMA (160) inc vals to $1. FMS Tigers (180) inc MUH multiples. WWII Jap Occup opts (37), Malay/Malaysian States (2100), late 1890s-1970s with Johore 1890s-1940s Sultans (90), Kedah (60) to KGVI era, Perak Sultans (200) inc 1950 set to $2. Selangor (200) inc 1950 Sultans to $2. Then smaller selection of pre 1955 Malacca, Negri Sembilan, Pahang, Penang, Selangor & Trengganu. Plus many 100s of 1950s-60s low value Pics from all States. Malaysia Pics (900) to $10. North Borneo (700) inc 1888 Arms set to 10c M (cat £100). Plus another set IMPERF prs (£450) & 4 extra imperf prs (£185) to 10c, mostly VFM. Then early 1900s Pics (170) mixed CTO/F-VFU WWII Jap Occup opt set to 25c M (£180), 1961 QEII Pics to $10 U (£75) & 100s of other 1930s-60s. Sarawak (150) to early 1950s QEII. Brunei (250) to 1970s Pics plus misc Labuan inc odd QV. Huge lot to sort through with high total cat val. Mostly G-FU with M/MUH sighted. (5000)
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  A$400
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A$
726
Pakistan: 1947-70s Mint collection in s/book inc 1947 'PAKISTAN' opt KGVI India set to 25R (SG cat £250). 1948-57 Pic set to 25R (£160), plus 1949 redrawn set to 8a (£110). 1951-56 4th Anniv set. 1954 7th Anniv set & 1955-56 8th Anniv set 1961-63 Pic set to 5R. 1947 KGVI opt Service set to 10R, plus 1a3p. 1948-59 Pic opt Service set to 10R. 1961-63 Pic Service set to 5n. All diff. Mostly F-VF M, some tropicalisation. SG cat £850+. (425)
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  A$275
(US$190)
(€171)
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A$
727
Pakistan: 1948-70s Used collection in album inc 1948-57 pic set to 25R, plus 1949-53 redrawn set. 1949 Jinnah set. 1951 4th Anniv set. 1955 UN 10th Anniv opt set. 1961-63 Pic Def to 5R Officials. 1948-54 service opt Pic set to 10R, plus 1949 opt set to 8a. 1961-63 Opt Pic set to 5R, plus redrawn types to 1R. VF U. SG cat £600+. (460)
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  A$275
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A$
739
Poland: Collection 1860-2005 in 6 near new green slipcase. Schaubek hingeless albums (plus empty 7th vol 2006-14) with 1860 Russian Arms 10K. 1919 Opt Austria 30h. 1919 Arms set to 1K. 1919 Exhib set to 1K. 1921 Constitution set. 1923 Copernicus set. 1924 President 1Zl. 1925 Airmail set to 45g. 1927 Education set. 1938 Pic set to 3Zl. 1946 1st Anniv set. 1948 Culture Fund M/S (SG cat £375). 1948 Roosevelt Air set (£130). Upper Silesia 1922-23 Miners set 1Mk-300Mk. Good coverage of issues from 1955 on being largely comp to 2000. Almost all F-VF MUH/U, later issues fresh MUH. SG cat £5500+ = A$10,000, plus albums extra retail $3000. (4400 + 165 M/S). (Few 1000)
  A$1300
(US$897)
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(£689)
  A$2000
(US$1380)
(€1240)
(£1060)
A$
788
Vatican: Quality Collection 1929-95 in Scott album. 1929 Arms & Pope set to 10L (SG cat £110), 1933 Pictorial set to 20L (£160), 1935 Congress set (£225), 1936 Exhib set to 5L (£120), 1938 Archaeology set (£80), 1939 opt set (£60), 1949 Pictorial set to 100L (£90), plus Express (£89), 1951 Pope set (£50), 1951 Anniv set (£70), 1952 Cent M/S (£400), 1953 Lombard 100L (£65). From 1955-on appears comp inc 200+ sets & 10 M/S. Also 12+ FDCs, BOB inc semi-postals, 1933 Holy Year set (£70). Good Airmails inc 1948 250L & 500L M (£950), 1949 set (£230), 1951 Gratian set (£485), 1953 Dome set (£180). Later Arms again appear comp, Postage Dues inc 1931 opt set (£85), Parcel Post 1931 opt set to 10L (£50). Extras crammed in of most inc M & U. All appears VF M/MUH, after 1955 almost all MUH, plus odd VFU extras. SG cat £6600+. Great collection. (2600 + 15 M/S) (P)
  A$800
(US$552)
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(£424)
  A$1200
(US$828)
(€744)
(£636)
A$
789
Vatican: 1929-77 in 2 s/books. 1st inc 1929 set M, 1933 high values inc 2L & 2L75 (SG cat £190), 1935 Congress set M (£290), 1949 UPU set M, plus 1000L U (£390), 1951 Chalcedan set M (£155), 1953 800th Anniv 10L M (£75), then range to 1971 -this book is mostly F-VF M, a few U, total cat for 320 stamps is £1400. 2nd Book 1929-78 early M & U, then from about 1955 appears could be near comp with almost all both M & U -total 800+, guestimate cat £400. Unfortunately, this book has extensive toning throughout & we have allowed little value for it in reserve. Total cat approx £1800. (1150)
  A$250
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  A$400
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A$
2840
Stamp Duty: 1955 Platypus 2½d orange, rouletted. VF F/C with violet date h/s. Bft 109 cat £100. (P)
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A$
2841
Stamp Duty: 1955 Platypus 2½d orange, rouletted. VF F/C with m/s. Bft 109 cat £100.
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  A$60
(US$41)
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A$
3300
1853-59 Ship 1c vermilion, imperf on thick paper. Superb fresh UN, 4 margins, beautiful bright colour. SG 11 cat £7500+. Great rarity in genuine unused condition (beware of reprints!). 1955 BPA photo-cert, while diff new cert can be obtained on request. (P)
  A$6000
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(€3720)
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  A$9000
(US$6210)
(€5580)
(£4770)
A$
5555
1955-60 Concessional Parcel Post set 40L-140L, setenant pairs, wmk 'stars'. VF fresh MUH. Sass PC5-15 cat €750+, SG exCP918-28 cat £1200. Scarce set in nice MUH condition. Key 75L & 110L with Casa photo cert. (10) (P)
  A$180
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(€112)
(£95)
  A$275
(US$190)
(€171)
(£146)
A$
5828
1955 Rotary M/sheets imperf set 20w, 25w & 71w. VF UN as made. SG 236-8(var), Mi Blk 81-3 cat €1500, KPSC 91-3 cat W1,260,000. Only 1000 sets printed. (3) (P)
  A$450
(US$311)
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  A$650
(US$449)
(€403)
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A$
6471
1955 Stamp Centenary set 2d-4d full sheets of 120 or 160 (4d), inc imprints & plate nos. MUH, sl tones. SG 739-41 cat £112++. CP S66-8a NZ cat $138++. (3 sheets - 400)
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  A$100
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(€62)
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A$
6472
1955 Health set 1½d-3d full sheets of 160 inc imprints & plate nos. MUH, a few tones. SG 742-4 . CP T27a-c NZ cat $192++. (3 sheets - 360)
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(£16)
  A$60
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A$
6807
1955 Chopin set 40gr & 60gr proofs in blue, grey, brown & deep brown, red & green, all opt PROBA, imperf. Superb fresh MUH, all left marginal with all 4 margins. SG 906-7(p), Mi 899-900(p), Fi 759-60 P1-P3 cat zl900++. Rare music thematics. All exp Schmutz PZF. (6). (P)
  A$300
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(£159)
  A$500
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(£265)
A$
7147
1948-2018 Collection in 2 s/books inc 1948 KGVI set to $5, perf 14 M, & to $5 U perf 17½x18, plus $5 blk of 4. 1948 Silver Wedding set. 1955-59 QEII Pic set to $5. 1962-66 Animals & Flowers set to $5. 1969 Music to $10. 1970 Osaka Fair set. 1971 Art set to $1. 1973 Flowers to $10. 1980 Ship Def set to $10. Good coverage of Commems to 2018 with FV alone is $320. Almost all diff. VF fresh, earlier MLH or U, later mostly MUH with some issues VFU. SG cat £4100+ = A$7300+. Nice collection. (1450 + 50 M/S) (P)
  A$650
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(£345)
  A$900
(US$621)
(€558)
(£477)
A$
7804
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).
  A$20
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(€12)
(£11)
  A$40
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(€25)
(£21)
A$
7831
Seychelles: Postage Stamps & Postal History by HV Farmer, 123pgs plus 29 photo plates, pub 1955 Robson-Lowe. Inc 1890 QV key plates, 1893 Provisionals inc opt varieties & settings. 1896 & 1901 Provisionals, 1938-52 Specialised KGVI photogravure Pics plus notes on pmks & postal history. Inc original DJ, a bit tatty, book VGC..
  A$40
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  A$80
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A$