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COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA
Small accumulation of Australia & Worldwide with album of Victorian Postage Dues including Brown & Blue 4d x35+ (both shades), 6d x2 and 1/- x2, lots of Red & Greens unchecked for watermarks, many on piece with tax markings alongside noted one with 'RECEIVED TORN' h/s, postmark interest noted 'FOOTSCRAY' & 'RICHMOND' boxed straight-line h/s, some BNs, 'LC' cancels, etc, plus small Bristol-Myers box mailed with 6d Kookaburra (containing Victorian stamps), a few Victorian PPCs some with 'UP TRAIN' cancels including one with 'WANGARATTA GOODS' cachet, Purves 'Postal History of the Port Phillip District' (battered) and 'Barred Numeral Cancels' (fine), 1949 RPSV Journals, some Municipal ephemera, etc, condition variable.
Accumulation from Kangaroos including Second Wmk 2/- used, Third Wmk 6d blue Die II wmk inverted used (tiny tear) & 2/- brown *, SM Wmk 5/- 'OS' puncture CTO, CofA Wmk 5/- 'VG' puncture & 10/- used, 6d Engraved * & used, 5/- Bridge commercially used, KGVI 3d White Wattles & Die Ia both **, 'BCOF' set *, etc, a few pre-decimal booklets, some FDCs and commercial covers noted censor mail & advertising, quantity of used with potential postmark interest, also Decimals up to 2001 including mint; plus Colonies in album & loose in packets, and 'Victoria: The Half-Lenght Portraits' by CL Pack in fine condition; rather disorganised but definite pickings throughout, condition mixed but many fine.
"Picture Postcards in Australia 1898-1920" by David Cook; plus small catalogues by Kornan x2 & Vukovic.
Robson Lowe's Encyclopaedia 'Volume IV: The Empire in Australasia', much-used.
2012 Scott 'Countries of the World' 6 vol set; & 2009 Gibbons 'Commonwealth & Empire 1840-1970'. Weighs 20kg.
Box with the Honolulu Advertiser 'Hawaii' auction catalogue in 3 volumes in slipcase, plus some miscellaneous titles & auction catalogues.
Carton of mostly Prestige Philately auction catalogues including many exceptional collections & rarities sales, etc.
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AUSTRALIA: Box with auction catalogues for Colonel Harrie Evans (2002), 'Fordwater' (2011), Stuart Hardy KGV (2012) & Kangaroos (2013), Arthur Gray KGV Part 2 (2016), Lancaster Trade Exhibitions (2016) & 'Chartwell' (2018), also ACSC 'Kangaroos & Early Federal Period' (2004) & 'The 1927 Canberra Stamp' by Kellow, etc.
AUSTRALIA: 'The Morgan Collection' Parts 1 & 2 Spink hardbound auction catalogues (13-14.11.2012).
AUSTRALIAN COLONIES: Box of better titles including 'SA Departmentals' by Butler (boxed, as new), Tasmania Postal History both volumes, Victoria Purves titles including 'Registered & Too Late Stamps' and 'Emblems' etc.
AUSTRALIAN COLONIES: Carton with 'Empire in Australasia' Billig's reprint in 3 volumes, 'Australian Mails via Suez' by Kirk, 'Stamps of NSW' by Guy Hutson (a rare book but spotty), NSW Postal History by White et al, South Australia & Victoria 'Numerals', 'Tasmania' by Tinsley & Postal History in two volumes, etc.
AUSTRALIAN COLONIES: Better auction catalogues including Napier 'SA Departmentals Part 1' (1978), Harvey Victoria (1976), Moreton Victoria Postal History (2005), Ron Butler (2004), Rivett-Carnac NSW (2004), Griffiths Queensland (2012), Stevenson Victoria (2006), Vestey WA, etc.
AUSTRALIAN COLONIES: 'Australia - New Zealand - UK Mails Volume 1 to 1880' (2nd Edn, 2011) & '...Volume 2, 1881-1900' (2011) by Colin Tabeart RDP. Essential references.
NEW ZEALAND: 'Postage Stamps of New Zealand - the Chalon Head Issues' by Robert Odenweller (2009), and Hackmey 'New Zealand 1855-72 Part 1' auction catalogue.
TRADE CARDS: 1941 'Raubstaat England' [Robber State England] Nazi Propaganda trade card album (310x230mm; 132 pages) produced by Cigaretten-Bilderdienst, Hamburg complete with large-format 'cards' pasted into place telling story of British colonial subjugation of Canada, West Indies (slavery), Ireland, India, China, Australia (view of Troopers slaughtering Aborigines), Palestine, former German Colonies, etc, album with a few edge marks but contents in fine condition.