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COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA
Pre-Decimal mint and used with Seven Seas album containing Roos First Wmk to 10/-, Third Wmk and CofA to 5/-, KGV used 1d red shades on leaves and duplicates to 1/4d in stockbook and sorted by denomination into envelopes, 1932 5/- Bridge used, and Postage Dues to 5/- mint, condition very mixed with some toning problems throughout; also 'The Stamps of the Commonwealth of Australia' by Rosenblum.
C of A - Postal History
Balance of collection including 1902 inwards from GB with Melbourne 'REFUSED/ON ACCOUNT/OF TAX' h/s and Victoria 1d & 2d Postage Dues (front only), 1912 NSW Railway Refreshment Rooms & Jenolan Caves Hotel advertising envelope with 'JENOLAN CAVES' cds, PPC used with NSW 1d & Queensland ½d combination franking, KGV frankings including 2d red with 'OS' puncture on SA Education Dept cover & 4½d violet on 1930 flight cover, 1953 with red 'EXPRESS' label, 1963 1/2d Thylacine on Philip Island (Vic) tourist cover, KGV 1d red postal cards noted two with 'PASSED' censor cachets, condition quite variable; then quantity of 1938-66 Kangaroo ½d orange ** in larger blocks noted Double Perf In Left Margin strips of 10 x2, a few Framas, etc, plus SAFE Signoscope and some literature including Rosenblum 'Stamps of the Commonwealth of Australia' (1966). Weighs 4kg.
Auction catalogues Caspary 1957-58 #8 United States Carriers & Locals, #12 British Commonwealth, #13 Europe, #14 Latin America, #15 British Commonwealth - Oceania and #16 Asia; also Burrus catalogues 1962 SA Tas & WA, 1964 NSW Qld & Vic and 1964 Austria, most with Prices Realised, a few minor aging marks. Weighs 3kgs.
Carton of mostly Prestige auction catalogues with strength in Australian Colonies & Australia.
Carton of mostly Prestige Philately auction catalogues including many exceptional collections & rarities sales, etc. Serious collectors will benefit from owning these.
ASIA: 'A Postal History of the Prisoners of War and Civilian Internees in East Asia during the Second World War - Volume 1: Singapore & Malaya 1942-1945' by David Tett (2002).
ASIA: 'A Postal History of the Prisoners of War and Civilian Internees in East Asia during the Second World War - Volume 3: Burma, Thailand and Indochina 1942-1946' by David Tett (2005).
AUSTRALIA: KGV publications including '1d Surface Printed' by Wallen, BSAP titles with 'Halfpenny', 'One Penny Check List', '1½d Die I', 'Twopence Die I', 'Threepence', 'Fourpence', 'Fivepence'; ACCC '1½d Die I Electros 1 to 14' and Part II 'Electros 15 to 29', '2d Die III' by Guidi, 'Halfpenny', 'Threepence' and 'Fivepence' by Davidson Dix & Rowntree plus 'Fourpence Halfpenny Die I' and 'One Shilling and Fourpence' by Wajer, mostly very fine.
AUSTRALIA: AUSTRALIA: Carton with better titles including ACSC 'Decimals 1966-1975' & 'Postal Stationery' (2013), 'Stamps of the Commonwealth' by Rosenblum (1968, the last edition), 'Chapman Collection', 'Australian Army during WWII' etc. Weighs 10kg.
AUSTRALIA: AEROPHILATELY: 'The Australian Airmail Catalogue' (2008), 'Australian Air Mail Labels and Vignettes 1920-1960' (2003) and 'The Ross Smith Stamp & Its Postal History' (2011) all by Tom Frommer, soft-bound.
AUSTRALIAN COLONIES: VICTORIA: 'Franked! The Official Mail of Victoria 1864-1902' by Carl Steig & Max Watson (2008).
AUSTRALIAN COLONIES: VICTORIA: 'Victoria: The Travelling Post Office Services 1865-1932' by Les Molnar & John Waugh (2015).
AUSTRALIAN COLONIES: VICTORIA: 'The Numeral Cancellations of Victoria' by Hugh Freeman & Geoff White (1997).
AUSTRALIAN COLONIES: VICTORIA: 'The Post Offices and Hand-Held Datestamps of Victoria' by Watson, Webster & Wood Vol I A-B (1989) & Vol II C-G (1992).
AUSTRALIAN COLONIES: WESTERN AUSTRALIA: WASG titles comprising 'Stamps & Postal History', 'Postal Stationery', 'Forces POW & Censor Mail' and 'Postal Markings Illustrated: A to Harrismith' and 'Perth Aberdeen Street to Lanthus', also 'Fiscal Stamps' by Dzelme & Prestige auction catalogue for Cecil Walkley's postal history collection. Weighs 11kg.
No longer available
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH: Stanley Gibbons Part One 'Commonwealth & British Empire Stamps 1840-1970' editions 2014, 2016, 2017 and 2018, slightly used by harried describers. Invaluable reference and interesting price comparisons.
GREAT BRITAIN: 'British Letter Mail to Overseas Destinations 1840-75' by John & Jane Moubray (1992), 500pp hardbound. As new. A famous & highly regarded work.
NEW GUINEA: Box of quality references mostly bound photocopies. No reserve.
'The Postage Stamps of New Zealand' RPSofNZ volumes I to VII (volume II intact with Perkins Bacon Chalon reprints), plus 'The Penny Universal' by Lee, 'The Second Type Postage Due Stamps' by Samuel 42pp spiral bound, Monograph #7 'New Zealand Arms Type: The Design Process 1915-1929' and 'New Zealand Railway and Revenue Stamps' by Brodie et al, 54pp spiral bound, condition mixed with some foxing on some volumes. Weighs 14kg.
1899 Post & Telegraph Department Christmas/New Year's Greetings 16pp booklet with photos including Post Office on Thursday Island, 'Coach Loading Mails', 'Mail Coaches Meeting at Mail Stage', 'Train Post Office' x2 different, etc, some damp spotting/toning still quite attractive.