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Selection of ink-signed Photos (18) and programmes (2) including Tom Walls, Richard Tauber, Reginald Dixon (2), Robert Taylor, Jessie Matthews, Rosalind Russell, George Formby, Will Hay, Ivor Novello and Harry Roy; plus few with printed/stamped signatures. PC size to 9 x 7”. VG/VF
Box of assorted Prints from late 18th Century, mainly hand-coloured steel engravings, some 19th Century coloured lithographs, plus few 20th Century pastels & watercolours, all in sunken card mounts, various sizes. Mainly fine. (30). Also assorted 20th Century maps & other items, unmounted, in mixed condition.
The Graphic January to June 1872, bound volume lacking the boards but VG internally; Lundy Castle hand-coloured engravings of 1776, two different, in sunken card mounts, VG; and few other items.
Various including several playing card packs & card games; New Zealand Post Office Guide Supplement for 1904 and 1905; Belle Vue Circus Programme 1939/40; sundry leaflets, etc. Fair to fine
Assortment including sets of 1970s Cinema Lobby Cards for Tora! Tora! Tora!, The Battle of Midway and Play Dirty; plus Share Dividend Certificates and coupons, some 8x 10” film stills, etc. Fair to VF
Assorted ephemera from 19th Century to 1960s with much Guernsey related including many billheads and In Memoriam cards; plus share certificates, dividend notices, and other items. Duplication. Varied condition. (over 200 items)
Album of 1930s Photographic Snapshots of Ireland (in corner mounts); 1954 Royal Tournament Programme; WW2 Dig for Victory leaflet; A Calendar of Cheer 1935 with attractive illuminated text; few signed photos including Judi Dench and George Robey; and other items. (Qty)
Channel Is ephemera including many early 1950s billheads & receipts, various firms, duplicated, plus selection of modern photos of Sark including Royal Visit. Fair to fine. (over 160 items)
Channel Islands ephemera with some Shipping interest including 1912-17 L.S.W.R. Marine Dept Way-Bills (18), plus 1903-14 G.W.R. counterfoils (21) for conveyance of goods mainly to Jersey. Fair to fine (Qty)
Softback publications and mixed ephemera, including 1925 Wembley Exbn. Souvenir Album, late-1950s/early ‘60s Glamour Magazines (3) , various Share Certificates, sew-on tourist badges, 1930s PPCs and photos of West Africa (mostly laid down in leather-bound album), etc. Varied condition. (100s)
Album of photographs (31) used for the design of 1960s Boardman American Mystery novels plus 7 finished jacket covers; and other items including fine WWI Embroidered Silk handkerchief with lace border, and box of assorted PPCs. (Qty)
Carton of printed ephemera & softbacks of all kinds including Henry Cotton Hints on Play with Steel Shafts 1933 (cover marked & creased) and other golf items; illustrated brochure for R.M.S. Oransay, 1930 National Children’s Home calendar, Jarrold’s Household Tracts of 1870s (2), recipe books, rule books, Picturesque Peeps of North-West Coast, Tasmania 1920s with 18 PC size views, etc. Mixed condition. (approx 5 kilos)
German Government Bonds (7) 1936-37, and 1942 Thuringia State Bonds (3), various denominations, all different, each cancelled with a small hole punch o/w fine. 30 x 21cm. (10)
W. Graham Robertson (illustrator) Old English Songs and Dances, Longmans, 1902, folio (40 x29cm), original pictorial boards, worn at periphery, some light spotting to pages, one leaf with 3” tear at one corner, o/w VG; colour lithographic illustrations throughout.
Boccaccio The Decameron, Gebbie & Barrie, ; original cloth, printed title label, with all plates, VG; Dante Alighieri The New Life, Harrap, full leather, colour plates, front inner hinge cracked; plus The Surprising Travels and Adventures of Baron Munchausen, 1816, James Joyce Ulysses, Random House, 1934, and G. Gregory The Economy of Nature, 1798, Vols 2 & 3 (of 3), all in poor condition. (6)
Adult Magazines 1990s to 2000s, large format, VG/VF (35)
Adult magazines, mostly large format, 1990s to 2000s, Fair to VF. (35)
Mine Warning to Mariners leaflets & pamphlets, 1918-1919, issued by the Admiralty, 9 x 5½”, one with large folding chart; disbound, fair to fine. (78)
Walter Reder and Herbert Kappler (senior commanders in the Waffen-SS) a full-page typed letter ink-signed at foot by both, written at Gaeta Military Prison, Italy, in 1976, where they had been imprisoned for war crimes, together with original envelope. Plus supporting biographical details.
German Knights Cross winners, WW2, a selection of autographed cards with signatures of Helmut Wandmaker, Walter Schinler, Horst von Schroeter, Gerhard Fleschsig, Karl Rammelt and Heinz Rokker. Fine. (6)