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103

L

B/C

CHINA: Illustrated French newspapers "Journal des Voyages" 17 editions (1883-85), "Le Monde Illustré" (1862 & 1900) and "Le Petit Parsienne" (1904) with lots of fascinating social commentary - yes, in French! - including a great deal of anti-Chinese material, illustrations including various forms of torture, public beheadings (colour) etc, also a marvellous coloured cartoon of the Heads of Europe carving up a pizza inscribed 'CHINE', condition variable but quite reasonable for newsprint up to 150 years old; also a large & very detailed wall-map 'MAP OF SHANGHAI' published by North China Daily News in 1918, folded, some minor splitting.

150.00

$180.00T




104

L

B

NEW GUINEA: 1744 "A Map of the Discoveries made by Captn Willm Dampier in the/Roebuck in 1699" (350x230mm) comprising Timor, the Moluccas, the far west of New Guinea inscribed 'TERRA DE PAPOS', the northern coast of New Guinea, a badly distorted "Nova Britannia", a little aged but most attractive, mounted & attractively framed. [Text at the base of the map states "...This discovery of Captain Dampier that the country he named New Britain was an island is of very great importance..."]

250.00

$320.00



C of A - Other Pre-Decimals






262

**

A B1

1931 Kingsford Smith Overprinted 'OS' 2d red & 3d blue, unmounted, Cat $800 (2006). Advertised retail $875. Ceremuga Certificate (2003) states "Mint with never hinged original gum, without any faults". (Qty 2)

600.00

$1,350.00T






263

**

A+

1931 Kingsford Smith 2d red & 3d blue overprinted 'OS' John Ash Imprint blocks of 8 (4x2) BW #141(OS)zh & #142(OS)zc, unmounted, Cat $12,700++. Pristine! Ex Australia Post Archival Sale Number One (Lot 253) and Tim Rybak: acquired for $11,500 at our auction of 24/5/2008. Both blocks were illustrated in the Australia Post Sale by Tender catalogue at page 18, thus providing unquestionable provenance and a watertight guarantee of genuineness. Separate Ceremuga Certificates (2009).

10000.00

$10,000.00




264

C

B

1931 Kingsford Smith 6d violet Re-Entry to 'T' of 'AUSTRALIA' plus 2d on 1931 Unley (SA) registered airmail cover to Perth, some spotting.

150.00

$145.00




265

**

A+

1931 Airmail 6d sepia overprinted 'OS' John Ash Imprint block of 10 (5x2) BW #144(OS)zd, unmounted, Cat $415+. Pristine!

300.00

$360.00




289

**

A

1948-56 Definitives 1/6d black Hermes horizontal strip of 3 all affected by a diagonal Pre-Printing Paper Fold, unmounted.

150.00

$170.00




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