John H. Talman Ltd.

Click Here For:
Retail Private Treaty Literature Home

Public Auction - Tuesday June 24, 2008 commencing at 11:45am
This auction will take place on Tuesday June 24, 2008 commencing at 11:45am. The sale will take place at the Eagles Club - 17 Elm Street, north of Dundas, west of Yonge. Viewing for this sale will start on on Saturday, June 7 from 10.30 a.m. to 5 p.m. (Closed Sundays) until Monday, June 23, 2008 at our office at 211 Yonge Street, downtown Toronto. We will allow limited viewing on day of sale (June 24) from 9.40 a.m. to 11 a.m. We are located just up the street from the Elgin Theatre and just around the corner from Massey Hall. We are across the street and just a bit south of the Eaton Centre Shuter Street Parking Entrance. Take the Albert Street/Massey Hall exit from the Queen Subway stop and you are outside our building.Please note that a 15% buyers commission will be added to the hammer prices of lots purchased, and applicable taxes will be added to the hammer price + commission.
Click here to see information about our auctions.

Click here to place bids - you will receive a confirmation for bids placed over the Internet. If you have not received a confirmation, please check that we have received your bids.


MUSIC RECORDS
1 A lot of about 150 diff. 78s and 33s. Classics such as Louis Armstrong and Danny Kaye Sing the Pennies, The Kingston Trio’s first album, Harry Belafonte Sings Carnegie Hall, Bob Newhart’s first album, Frank Sinatra’s Sing Along with Me, and many many more. E$200+
Note: lot must be picked up or arrangements made for us to ship within ten days of end of sale. You may take a portion of the lot if you wish and we will dispose of balance.
EPHEMERA
2 12 items - comprising ca. 1850 litho by Pilotell, printed by Talons of Paris; interesting Moscow City plan issued for the VI World Festival of Youth and Students; various old maritime and world maps from the Nouveau Larousse Illustre (ca. 1900); 1893 postcard from Niagara Falls to Baden one stamp missing, otherwise fresh. Interesting lot. Gen. fresh-very fresh E$75+
3 Prints (6) early 1800 comprising five mounted prints of various steam engines and one miscellaneous. Very fresh E$60
4 Prints (4) mounted - comprising early 1800 planetary machines (2) and one satellite machines. Also later colour print of the solar system. All very fresh E$40
5 Prints - Boer War - about 39 diff. contemporary prints. Over 20 small size, rest medium. Interesting. Several from the Cassell’s Illustrated History of England. Mostly fresh-very fresh E$75
6 Prints (28) - 19th century prints of British royalty, politics, Napoleon III etc. Mostly from Cassell’s Illustrated History of England, one duplicate noted. Very fresh E$60
7 Prints (18) early 19th century. Topics inc. conic sections (2), geology (4), mapping (2), meteorology (4) etc. all diff. Fresh E$40
FOREIGN STAMPS INCLUDING COLLECTIONS AND LARGE LOTS
AFRICA
8 o Modern mixture with many large pictorials and commemoratives. Br. Comm. countries and former French Colonies etc. About 2 lbs. or 900 gms. Attractive and unusual E$75+
ASIA
9 o Collection of about 600 - mint and used - various countries - inc. Japan (325), China, People’s Rep. (75), Bhutan (40), Surinam (35) etc. Some better values noted. Gen. F-VF-H-NH E$75+
EGYPT
10 *o Sc. #43//1839 + b.o.b. - 1888-2002 collection of about 1650 mostly mint, neatly arranged in a stockbook. Inc. a nice selection of semi-postals and airmails. Many complete sets and better values. Some dup. F-VF-H-NH E$175+
EUROPE
11 *o Collection of about 650 in a stockbook comprising Vatican (180), Italy (150), France (125), San Marino (80) etc. Gen. F-VF-H-NH E$75+
FOREIGN
12 *o Lot of about 575 stamps mostly Germany and Spain 1947-99. Note Germany B318-9 used. Gen. F or better. ECV $275
FOREIGN - POSTCARDS
13 C About 200 mainly Europe between 1910-1950. Various topics. Some with minor creases and/or corner bends, otherwise mainly F E$100
FRENCH DOCUMENTS
14 1388 - under Charles VI - medieval document on parchment. Great gothic calligraphy. Soiled and faulty, some tape on back. The odd word missing. Still a very interesting piece E$100+
15 1538 - smaller size doc. - under Francois I - in gothic Old French - signatures. Unread and unresearched. Some soiling, otherwise fresh E$75
16 1565 - medieval document - 20 pages on thick watermarked paper. Pertains to Seigneur de Dompierre and his properties. Note oval archival stamp. A few faults, otherwise very fresh E$150+
17 1641 under Louis XIII - rare posthorn watermark. Speaks of Monet. Interesting calligraphy. Fresh E$90
18 1641 under Louis XIII - on watermarked paper. Interesting nice calligraphy. Signed. Very fresh E$80
19 1641 under Louis XIII - on paper (rare on paper before 1650) - interesting calligraphy. Unread and unresearched. Very fresh E$75
20 1642 under Louis XIII - on watermarked paper. Speaks of nobility. Interesting calligraphy - signed. Very fresh E$85
21 1721 - Brittany under Louis XV - on watermarked paper - 4½ written pages. Very nice calligraphy. Note two Bretagne revenues. Signed. Fresh E$90
22 1722 (Louis XV) on watermarked paper. Note Brittany revenue. Bold ornate signature. Nobility doc. Fresh E$75
23 (2) comprising 1726 - short letter addressed to M. Jacquelin from Viscount de Durfort, head of his dragoon regiment; and ca. 1770 Montbrisson letter on interesting watermarked paper, signed La Roche Aymon. Very fresh E$60
24 (3) - 1756 (2) and 1784 (1) - three small size docs. - all concerning Charles Robert Boutin. One signed Chevalier, another Lambert de Billy. Unresearched. Very fresh E$70
25 1774 - last year of Louis XV Brittany - very long doc. on watermarked paper. Several signatures, inc. Gouin and Delauney. Note revenue - neat small interesting calligraphy. Aged and some faults resulting in a few missing words and fragile - still nice and presentable E$60+
26 ca. 1775 on watermarked paper - beautiful calligraphy - speaks of Duc de Savoie, de Cherville, etc. fresh E$65+
27 1777 - Rouen on watermarked paper - four pages. Various signatures - damaged where seal removed, otherwise very fresh E$75
28 (3) 1782-4 comprising 1782 Paris letter from Marechal de Chamborant on watermarked paper; 1783-4 receipts from C. R. Boutin, various signatures - note nice vignettes on one. All very fresh E$80
29 (2) ca. 1800 - family tree of the “Chiebaud de Phaletans” family from 1182 to 1540 plus another from 1487 onward. Unresearched and very fresh E$40
30 (2) publications April 14, 1824 “Journal des Debats Politiques et Litteraires” (4 pages) and Aug 29, 1871 “La Province” - missing part of a page. Note revenues, inc. one scarce blue. Gen. fresh E$40
31 (3) publications comprising July 8, 1826 “Journal Politique et Litteraire de Maine et Loire”; May 15, 1838 “Le Facteur”; and June 21, 1862 “Le Courrier”. Various articles, ads, etc. Note two revenues on each. Gen. fresh E$60
32 1828 (Charles X) electoral contribution receipt. Note signature and commissioner’s stamps. Interesting. Fresh E$30
33 (2) 1841 - short very rare pre-stamp letter regarding payment for military replacement; also 1841 Alsace military replacement agreement signed by both parties and military official. Very fresh E$50
34 (3) 1849 legal bulletins #132, 183 and 203. Various topics. Note signatures in print and seal. Very fresh E$45
35 (9) - WWII era various docs. dealing with WWII and post-war rationing. Note one 1946 cover with content re coal rationing, stock declaration doc., various blank forms, etc. Very fresh E$45+
36 (2) 1856 - Pau - on watermarked paper. Note two revenues, large blue seal with imperial eagle; plus mayor signature and seal. Also undated revolution doc. with instructions regarding “Agricultural Day” both very fresh E$50
37 1860 - March 29 edition of the publication “Le Figaro”. 8 pages. Various articles, ads etc. Great vignette. Note revenue. Scarce. Fresh E$40
38 1865 publication “L’Autographe” dated Feb 1, 1865, #29, inc. articles/ letters by A. Dumas (Pere), Robespierre, H. Ralle, Buloz, Reinaud etc. For autograph dealer/collector. Very fresh E$60
FRANCE
39 o 19th & 20th century selection of about 32 stamps - mostly “Ceres” heads inc. two shades #42 (cat. $120); #254a cat. $35; #70 ($18); #89 (2) ($85); #348 ($65), #414 ($37.50); #126 (27) ($150); etc. Gen. F E$150+
40 o Sc. #11//20 - 1852 to 1860 - one 25c Pres. Napoleon and eight Emperor Napoleon impers. Superior lot. Some with four full margins and neat cancels. A couple faulty otherwise VG-VF. 11 stamps inc. six diff. Some nice shades. 2009 Sc. $329

41 o Sc. #22//35 - Emperor Napoleon (19) about 11 diff. with extra shades of some. Attractive lot - many numeral cancels. VG-F+ 2009 Sc. $316.10
FRANCE - SEMI-POSTAL STAMPS
42 o Sc. #B7 used 1917 “Trench of Bayonets” F+ - 1921 cds. 2009 Sc. $125
43 o Sc. #B11//B281 used 1918 to 1953 selection of six diff. sets complete. Total 39 diff. stamps. Superior lot all with neat cancels and F-VF most VF. 2009 Sc. $310.50
44 o Sc. #B23 used 1927 5f + 1f - VF 2009 Sc. $100
45 o Sc. #B34 used 1930 “Smile of Reims” - VF 2009 Sc. $82.50
46 o Sc. #B66-B67 used 1937 set of two complete. cds cancels - F 2009 Sc. $80

47 o Sc. #B153-157 used 1943 Petain’s Birthday. Light neat cancels. F-VF 2009 Sc. $75+
48 o Sc. #B285-290 used 1954 complete set of six - VF 2009 Sc. $150
GERMANY
49 C 1893 - stamped folded letter addressed to Rheinberg. Stamped Mors 13.10.93 and Rheinberg, same date. Note signature. Very fresh E$70
50 *o 1948 to early 1970s - collection of about 850 mostly diff. on pages. Note Berlin (about 180) and East Germany (about 670) inc. some b.o.b. Gen. F-VF E$100
ICELAND
51 * Mostly 1960s, 1970s through to 1986. Scott STC $150+. Plus Sweden mostly 1973-1984. Spot check indicates NH most VF. Many hundreds. Inc. souv. sheets and some Swedish booklets E$200+
ITALY
52 * Roman States - six diff. mint O.G. or unused no gum; inc. #23b, 25b. Cat. over $400 if genuine - sold as is
LEBANON
53 *o Sc. #1//495, C1//C750 - 1924 to 1988 collection of about 1300 neatly organized in a stockbook. Strength in mint NH airmails, inc. several complete sets. Note C626-C637 (three complete sets) cat. $27.15 per set. Lovely collection. High cat. Examine. F-VF-H-NH E$200+
MIDDLE EAST
54 *o Small mostly mint collection of over 1100 stamps, representing 17 diff. countries on stock pages. Note Kuwait (330) cat. $350; Syria (175); Sudan (74); Jordan (80); etc. etc. Some complete sets - duplication. Gen. F-VF-H-NH E$125+
NETHERLANDS
55 *o Collection of over 250 stamps, mostly pre-1950, on pages and stocksheet. Slight dup. Better values noted. Gen. F-VF-H-NH E$100
POLAND
56 o Sc. #N69-71 used General Gvt. 1940 Occupation stamps - one zloty (200) and other (40) and (50) respectively. F avg. 2008 Sc. $282.50
RUSSIA/U.S.A.
57 *oC 1890 to about 2000 comprising Russia mint (about 350) and used (about 500) in two stockbooks; U.S. collection of about 1700 used on pages in a binder; plus a collection of about 70 worldwide covers/cards. Inc. many FDCs and special events covers in a Davo FDC album. Several covers tied down with tape. A few faulty stamps, otherwise F-VF E$75-$100
SOUTH AMERICA
58 *o All eras - collection of about 1000 stamps comprising Brazil (315), Ecuador (160), Panama (75) and Venezuela (450) - slight dup. On pages in a springback binder. Some faults but gen. F-VF E$100
UKRAINE
59 *o Over 100 Ukrainian “Underground” stamps issued between 1920 and 1990. Slight dup. Interesting selection. Unlisted in Scott. A few faults, otherwise gen. F-VF E$50
WORLDWIDE
60 *o Various topical collections in six stockbooks. Note ships, planes, birds, Capt. Cook, dogs and cats, explorers. Approx. 1600 stamps and 30 s/s. Many complete sets. Many mint NH. Note Bahrain 263-70* NH, Belize 387-92* NH, Canada 262* H Destroyer, Cook 501a* NH, France 300* NH, Maldives 750-7* NH, Mauritius 423a* NH, Monaco 976-9* NH, Papua 365-8* NH (X 3), Paraguay 728-35* LH, Peru C336-40* NH, P.R.C. 1255-9* NH, Qatar 126-6E & 478-83* NH, St. Pierre 451-2* NH, Thailand 788-91 & 895-8* NH. Gen. VF 2008 Sc. $1300+
61 *o Flight topicals lot of about 560 stamps and 65 s/s. Mostly complete sets. Mainly mint NH. Note U.S. C10* NH, Bahrain 247a & 247b* NH, French Polynesia C127* NH, Maldives 701-9* NH, New Hebrides (French) 223* NH, Russia 992A-1001* LH, Uruguay 1007* NH, Wallis & Futuna C73* NH. F-VF 2008 Sc. $900+
62 *o Topicals - about 4300+ stamps - from all corners of the world. Inc. sports, art, religion, nudes, personalities, animals, fashion etc. etc. In six stockbooks. Interesting and useful lot. Gen. F-VF E$125+
63 *oC Expo 67 topical collection of about 200 stamps and 30 s/s. On K-line pages. Inc. mint NH, used, and FDCs. Inc. a number of imperf. and unlisted sets. Gen. F-VF 2008 Sc. $193+
64 *o Czechslovakia to Germany - collection of thousands in an older Minkus Supreme Global album. All eras to early 1990s. Strength in Czech, France, and Germany. Some mint hinged but mostly used. Gen. F-VF E$200
65 *o Similar to above - Ivory Coast to Mexico - collection of thousands in an older Minkus Supreme Global album. All eras to early 1990s. Strength in Japan, Malta and Mexico. Gen. F-VF-H E$200
66 *o Similar to above - Monaco to Puerto Rico - collection of thousands in an older Minkus Supreme Global album. All eras to about mid-1980s. Strength in Netherlands, Poland and Portugal. Inc. about 75 Newfoundland. Gen. F-VF-H E$200
67 *o Q (Qatar) to S (South Africa) countries - thousands in a Minkus Supreme Global album. All eras to about early 1980s. Strength in Romania, Russia, South Africa. Gen. F-VF-H E$200
68 *o All eras - over 1900 stamps in two stockbooks. Strength in Canada (mint and used), Poland, large pictorials etc. Great variety. Slight dup. Gen. F-VF E$100+
69 *o Massive jumble. This lot needs some explanation. It is from an estate and was accumulated by a lady who lived to be 95. These were pulled from hundreds of old envelopes. The earliest stamp we noted was an 1841 G.B. imperf. penny red but lot goes up to fairly modern. Some mint scattered throughout and due to thousands of stamps should have a large cat. value. Little or no Canada. Examine. Includes an Ambassador album. E$150+
70 *o Collection in 1930s Victory Stamp album - about 1300 mostly diff. stamps. Some strength in Canada inc. #83 used Scott cat. $20 and #103 Scott $140; #71 cat. $30; etc. etc. Russia looks interesting. Examine. Some mixed condition. Many fine E$125+
71 *o About 6700 stamps - some dup. Inc. many topicals, commems. and large stamps. Appears gen. F E$75+
72 *o Topical collection American Revolution Bicentennial collection in three White Ace albums with slip covers. About 650 stamps and 60 s/s. Early U.S. hinged, rest NH. Note U.S. 617-9* H, 704-15* NH, 1686-9* NH; Bolivia 583* NH s/s (four different); Cook Is. 445-7* NH; Maldives 639-42* NH; Togo C273a* NH imperf. VF 2008 Sc. $856
73 C Europa - lot of about 206 Fleetwood FDCs 1980, 1984, 1985, 1986 and three special padded cover albums. Stamps alone cat. $168.60 as used. VF E$100+
74 *o Junk Box - thousands in envelopes, glassines, on pages, stocksheets etc. saw a Canada 1982 souvenir collection, Olympic stamp souvenir collection - Vol. 1; etc. etc. About 9 lbs. shipping weight. Examine. E$150
75 o About 5 lbs. on paper mixture - inc. Canada, U.S., G.B. etc. E$75
76 *o About 2 lbs. off paper mixture. From all corners of the world. Appears gen. F E$80+
77 *o Comprising about 900 stamps in five retired approval books; Tonga Sc. #128-33, C1-C6 & C07 (four complete sets); a few Canada souvenir articles + several older stocksheets and stockbooks E$50+
U.S.A.
78 * Sc. #716//3899 mint - 1932-2005 - collection of over 1600 in two binders. Note 8 diff. Millennium sets, over 30 sheets/sheetlets/souvenir sheets. Mostly NH. High cat. Face $377.88 F-VF
79 *o Lot of about 640 stamps in singles, plate blocks and booklets. Mostly 1950s to 80s. Mint NH. Note 73 used faults not in totals. F-VF 2007 Sc. $325
80 * Sc. #3182-2191 mint - 1998-2000 Celebrate the Century - complete set of the ten decades. Still in their original package. Face $48.90. VF-NH Sc. $128
81 *o Many thousands on pages, stockbooks etc. From classics to modern. Dup. to about 25 of some. Very mixed/poor condition, especially in older, but still many F-VF copies. Huge cat. value. Note Columbian Exposition issue used 1¢ to 10¢ complete (from 1 to 20 of each). Examination will be rewarded. E$150+
82 C Seven early airmail covers. Inc. five first flight covers July 17, 1928 Bay City to Chicago with various different signatures and cancelled from Detroit, Battle Creek, Saginaw, South Bend, and Kalamazoo. Also two memorial airmail covers Feb 26, 1930 for Harry J. Brooks. F-VF E$50+
83 C Lot of about 600 covers. Inc. three albums of Postal Commemorative Society covers 1971-7, Fleetwood 1983 set of 50 American Indian covers. Includes many FDCs plus special event covers plus foreign with U.S. theme. Also United Nations set of 96 flags 1980-85 on first day proof cards. F-VF E$100+
84 C Postcards - 1910 to 1940 - about 200 cards. Mostly diff. Various topics. Some with minor creases and/or corner bends, otherwise F-VF E$100
GREAT BRITAIN
85 o Sc. #1 used 1840 one penny black - letters “R-C”. Margins close to just touching - flaws - F app. Stamp may be a scarcer Plate 10 as there is a dot touching inner part of “C” and “R” with long tail “R” central to right and “C” central to left. SG Plate 10 listed at £600. 2008 Sc. $275
86 o Sc. #4 used 1841 two-penny blue. Normal shade two margins “T-H” and ivory head three margins “R-I”. Also pair “F-A”-“F-B” cut in at top. Fine 2008 Sc. $340
87 o Sc. #26 pair, 27, 28, two shades plus a pair - used 1856-57 - average copies - a few pulled perfs. otherwise F 2008 Sc. $1460
88 o Sc. #34, 34a, 37, 39, 39d & 42 used - 1862 (small letters in corners). #39d and 42 have wing margins. Mostly nice copies and F 2008 Sc. $922.50
89 C 1870 registered cover postage paid with 3 pence + 2 pence - SG 45 Plate 12 2007 cat. £120 plus SG #103 Plate 6 cat. £55. Price for stamps only not on cover total £175 (Cdn. $350). Cover a bit grubby. Stamps F

90 o Sc. #59b Plate 12 used 1872 sixpence pale buff - nice cds. Torn corner perf. Fine Sc. $275
91 o Sc. #78-82, 84-5, 87 & 94-5 used - 1880-1883 - ten diff. Mostly F-VF 2008 Sc. $798
92 o Sc. #96 & 108 used - 1883-1884 - 2 sh.6d. VF and 5 sh. light registered cancel with some nibbed perfs. at bottom - F. 2008 Sc. $350
93 o Sc. #96a used 1883 2 sh.6d. bluish paper plus faulty #96 white paper for comparison. First is rather faded otherwise VF 2008 Sc. $1150
94 o Sc. #98-107 used - 1883-84 - complete set of ten. F 2008 Sc. $1512
95 o Sc. #111-122 & 125-6 used - 1888//1900 Jubilee set of 14. cds or registered cancels. F-VF 2008 Sc. $416.10
96 *o #222 VF used and two #268 mint £1 Silver Wedding - F-VF-H. Also some QV India cat. $23.60 plus a few modern Australia. F-VF-NH 2008 Sc. $170+
97 E 1951 set of 20 diff. photographic essays for a proposed set of definitives to £1. Owner’s low est. $50. It is our feeling that these might fetch more if sold individually
98 * SG #654wi & 664wi mint 1964 Nuclear Reactor and 1965 Parliament Buildings wmk. inverted. VF-NH. Scarce 2007 SG Concise £42
99 * SG #657wi mint 1964 9d. Honeysuckle watermark inverted. F-NH 2007 SG Concise £45
100 * SG #683wi, 690wi & 692wi mint 1965 sixpence ITU and 1966 sixpence Antrim and 1sh.6d. Scotland. Wmk. inverted. F-NH 2007 SG Concise £41
101 * 1967-70 - ten diff. mint commems. with phosphor omitted. F-VF-NH 2007 SG Concise £78
102 * Sc. #MH 169, 175-176 mint 1977 £1, £2 and £5 in singles and cylinder blocks of four. VF*-NH 2008 Sc. $250

103 C Sc. #1478/SG #1658 - 1933 £10 two FDCs - one with Philatelic Bureau cancel and other with Windsor. Illustrated Royal Mail FDCs. VF 2007 SG Concise £54
104 o All eras to late 1980s - collection of over 1000 defs., commems., regionals and b.o.b. Dup. to about 8-10 of some. A few better earlies. Examine. Gen. F-VF E$100
105 *o G.B. and British Commonwealth - lot of about 1650 stamps and 17 s/s 1933-1998. Mixed mint and used. Many complete NH sets. Some dup. Note Canada “The Horror Collection”, N.Z. B6 used, Ireland 162 used. F-VF. ECV $700+
106 C Sc. #3//33 - 1847 to 1868 - one penny red - lot of eight small size covers. Some interesting cancels, shades. Unchecked for plates, perfs. or watermarks. Some mixed condition but gen. F E$100+
107 o Collection of over 70 stamps on stock page - mostly QV to GeoV. Some better items. Slight dup. A few faults, otherwise gen. F E$100
108 o 1878 to modern - comprising five QV covers/cards (various frankings and cancels); plus about 200 modern large stamps on paper. Inc. a few Channel Islands. Values to £5. Gen. F-VF E$75
109 C Four better FDCs cacheted addressed inc. 1963 Nature phosphor 1964 Geographic Congress (X 2), 1964 Firth of Forth. Also 1937 Coronation, 1937 GeoVI ½d., 1d., 2½d. definitives, and 1963 Paris Conference FDC without cachet not in total. F-VF SG £91+ ($180+)
110 C G.B. and British Commonwealth - lot of about 700 FDCs 1960s to 80s. Cacheted unaddressed. Inc. a number of G.B. gutter pairs. Minor dup. Note Gilbert Is. 253-66 on two FDCs, 1983 Commonwealth Day collection. VF. Stamps alone cat. $850+ as used
111 C 1908-1938 - small lot of 7 topical postcards. Note two Franco British Exhibition Valentine postcards (1908) both with interesting exhibition cancels, 1926 pre-printed “Hamshire Hockey Association” postcard (creased) reply portion detached; and four “Luipaards Vlei Estate and Gold Mining Company Limited” postcards (1930/1938) of Johannesburg all mailed from London to Sydney, Australia. Gen. F-VF E$50+
112 C From about 1904 to early 1970s for the most part. About 625 postcards. Some unused. Various scenes, churches, castles etc. Gen. F-VF E$100+
113 C U.K. and Ireland - postcards - 1910 to 1940 - about 200 mostly diff. Various topics. A few with stamps removed. Some with minor creases and/or corner bends, otherwise F-VF E$100
114 C About 39 London view cards, one Chester card showing “The Old Dee Bridge” and 29 Northern Ireland or unused Ireland cards. Interesting selection. One used with nice squared circle “Dorchester/L/Ju 20/07" on one penny Edward. 1905 to 1971 usages. Cards previously priced at up to $5 per card. A few faults. Many F-VF E$50+
115 o G.B. Regionals. The scarce Type 2's (with Type 1 to compare not in catalogue value). Note Scott N.I. MH 30a; SM H 42a; 56a; WM MH 30a (3 inc. pair). All used mainly VF centering. Not all priced in Scott SG £320
116 * G.B. - British Offices - mint - Morocco 32-3 Edward VII 1 and 2 pesetas; Turkey 26-31 1909 Edward VII set of six (28 & 29 NG). F-VF*-H 2008 Sc. $183.25
117 * Guernsey - 1969 to 1985 - includes 1981 Royal Wedding s/s, 1982 Dues to £1. Scott S.T.C. $150 approx. Plus Jersey 1969 to 1986 inc. 1977 £2 and 1981 Peirson £5 s/s Scott S.T.C. about $150. Total cat. $300. Many hundreds inc. s/s. F-VF-NH
118 * Isle of Man - 1973 to 1986 collection with 1981 £2. S.T.C. about $150. Plus Ireland collection 1967 to 1986 but a few earlier. The earlier Ireland may be hinged, later NH as spot check indicates. Isle of Man are NH. Ireland S.T.C. about $250. F-VF. Total cat. about $400
BRITISH COMMONWEALTH
AUSTRALIA
119 * Sc. #04, 09, 011, 012 mint - four officials. 04 pencil marks on gum, 09 & 011 HR, 012 NH. F-VF 2009 Sc. $84.50

BRITISH COMMONWEALTH
120 *o Shoebox loaded with stamps in glassines and “102" cards. Many hundreds. Note 1937 Coronation (20 sets); Peace issue (17 sets); QEII Coronation - 62 diff. mint NH; New Zealand, Fiji, Australia etc. etc. Examine. F-VF-H-NH STC 2007 Sc. $425++
121 * Lot of about 925 stamps and 15 s/s and 10 booklets. Mostly mint NH. Mainly complete sets. Note many better sets including Cook 406-7* NH, Dominica 142-156* NH & 164-80* NH; Falkland 166-79* NH & 260-74* NH, Fiji 240-56* NH, 260-76* NH & 305-20* NH, Gambia 175-87* NH, Gibraltar 186-99* NH & 241-72* NH, Gilbert 173-87* NH, G.B. BK145, Kuwait 72-81A* NH, N.Z. )Y37-42* NH. F-VF 2008 Sc. $1200+
122 o About 280 stamps on stock pages - all eras - mostly Australia and States - some New Zealand. Slight dup. Gen. F-VF E$100
123 * 1948 Silver Wedding lot of about 15 sets (14 diff.) missing a couple of low values and with an extra Br. Honduras high value. Inc. Bahamas 148-9* NH, Br. Honduras 130* NH (X 2), Cyprus 159, Falkland 99-100* NH, Fiji 139-40* NH, Gilbert 54-5* LH, Gold Coast 142-3*, Penang 1-2* NH, Perak 99-100* H, Zanzibar 224-5* NH. VF 2008 Sc. $389.35
124 * 1953 Coronation and 1972 Wedding omnibus sets. Lot of about 205 stamps on White Ace pages. VF mint LH & NH. Also a few odds and ends not in totals 2008 Sc. $226
125 C Lot of about 40 covers and FDCs. Many better items. Note Australia 150 FDC to Canada cacheted FDCs of 167 & 169, 207-9, 230-234, 245a, 182, 259-61, 267-9 (two diff.), Qantas 2 1958 Round the World flight; Bermuda 164-5 FDC (two diff.); Ceylon 1940 S.S. Exhibitor maiden voyage cacheted cover; Cook 127-30 cacheted FDC; India June 8, 1948 FF India to U.K.; G.B. Morocco 95-8 FDC; N.Z. Dec 12, 1933 non-stop Auckland-Invercargill airmail cacheted cover, cacheted FDCs 247-57, 280-4; North Borneo 276-9 cacheted FDC; S. Africa 74-8 set on registered cover to England; G.B. 313-6 and Iraq 139-41 on combination cover E$150+
126 C 1977 Jubilee and 1978 Coronation collection of about 525 stamps and 170 s/s in four vol. special White Ace albums with slipcovers. VF*-NH. Note Paraguay C450, Maldives 662-8 imperf. Also a number of unlisted set 2008 Sc. $760+
127 C 1977 Jubilee and 1978 Coronation FDC collection of about 120 covers. Inc. a few Royal Tour covers. Some heavy dup. Cat. $167 as used stamps. Also inc. G.B. Jubilee black prints. F-VF E$50
128 *o Br. Comm. and Foreign - lot of about 825 stamps, 12 s/s, and 25 booklets. Many mint NH complete sets. Some dup. Note Australia 165 used, G.B. MH 171-4* NH, German Offices in Morocco 5-6* H, G.B. Offices in Morocco 32-3* H, Viet Nam 294-9* NH, 203-7* NH imperf. F-VF Sc. $825+
CYPRUS
129 *o Collection of about 490 on album pages and stocksheets. From 1880 to modern. Mostly diff. Mint is mostly H. A few faults otherwise F-VF E$100
130 * Sc. #219//264 mint - 1963 to 1965 - four diff. Europa sets - Sc. #219-21, 229-31, 244-6 and 262-4. VF-VLH 2009 Sc. $156.10
FALKLAND ISLANDS
131 * Sc. #84-96, 85a, 101-2 mint George VI 1938-49 set of 18. VF*-H & NH. Gum bend on 5/-. 2009 Sc. $328.90
132 * Falkland Island Dependencies (Sc. #1L3) SG #G3d mint 1946 2d. Map “extra dot by oval” variety. VF8-LH 2008 SG £170 (C$335)
133 * Sc. #197-209, 260-74, 1L19-33 mint 1971 and 1978 definitive sets plus Dependencies 1954 set. VF*-NH 2009 Sc. $292.40
HONG KONG
134 * SG #SB9 mint 1965 $5 booklet. Very fresh - VF SG £120 ($240)
INDIA
135 Photos - very fresh lot of 4½” X 5½” photos of an Indian wedding from about 50-70 years ago. By the Praful Art Studio, Bank Road, Tamnagar. Descriptive notes on back. Eight items E$30
KUWAIT
136 * Sc. #140//1131 mint 1959 to 1990 collection of about 775 diff. stamps in a specialized Kuwaiti Mittel-Ost-Marken hingeless album. Many complete sets. Note Sc. #583-590, 675-706. Lovely collection. Spot check indicates NH. F-VF 2007 Sc. $1304.05
MALTA
137 *o Lot of about 650 stamps and six s/s 1901-1980. Mostly mint. Many NH sets with some dup. Note 191-205* H, 246-62* NH, 468* NH (X 8), 468 used (X 9). Gen. F-VF 2008 Sc. $743.65
138 * (Sc. #194A) SG #220ba mint 1943 1½d. black George VI “broken cross” variety in block of four. F*-NH 2008 SG £70 ($135)
MONTSERRAT
139 * Sc. #1-2 mint 1876 QV one-penny and sixpence. F-H 2007 Sc. $102.50
NEW ZEALAND
140 * Semi-postal wholesale lot of about 63 stamps and 9 MS 1960-80. Inc. B69a, B70a (X 2), B75a (X 2), B76a, B85a-6a. F-VF* NH. Miniature sheets folded along perfs. 2007 Sc. $126.20
PALESTINE
141 * Sc. #63-84 mint 1927 to 1942 complete set of 22, inc. eight dup. Note #79 NH. Most are F-VF $160.30
142 *o Collection of about 580 comprising Palestine Sc. #4//77 between 1918 to 1948; Egypt Occupation 1948-1968, Sc. #N1//N134 and Palestine Authority virtually complete Sc. #1//176 (1994-2005). Also inc. modest collection described by owner “in memory of Palestine-Egypt/ U.A.R./E.A.R.”. Many complete sets and some better values. F-VF-H-NH E$125+
ST. LUCIA
143 C September 22, 1929 First Flight cover St. Lucia to Trinidad, carried by sea from Trinidad to Grenada. Carried by Charles Lindbergh on U.S.A. FAM 6. One of 318 covers carried on this stage. Colour cachet, special Castries lst Airmail circular cancel. VF E$100+

SOUTH AFRICA TO U.S.A.
144 C 1944 Censored cover bearing scarce partial booklet pane ½d. block of six with three tabs. Cover a bit faulty at right. Stamps and censor label and cancels VF E$35+
B.N.A. PROVINCES
NEW BRUNSWICK TO BERMUDA
145 C SC - LL corner small bit missing - HS “St. Stephen, NB/Paid” rated “8" BS “St. Andrews/NB Sp 20/1856" and “St. Johns, New Brunswick Sp 21, 1856" mss. “Steamer from Halifax” to “St. George, Bermuda” and “Pre Paid”. Otherwise F E$250+
NEWFOUNDLAND
146 * Sc. #28a 12¢ Victoria - thin yellowish paper - unused no gum - F 2009 Sc. $500
147 * USC #242b mint 1937 25¢ comb. perf. block of eight -usual gum creasing - F+-NH $100+
148 C Sc. #C7 used 50¢ airmail FF cover - Aug 23, 1931 first official airmail from St. John’s, Nfld. to North Sydney, N.S. by Gypsy Moth plane - pilot Arthur Sullivan. Nice cover E$35+
149 * USC #J7 mint 1949 10¢ postage due LL corner block of ten. Some gum creasing otherwise F-VF-NH most VF $301

150 *o 19th and 20th century stock of many hundreds. Heavy dup. in cheaper stamps. Probably about 100 diff. inc. some better but mixed condition. Some cds. F avg. USC $600+
151 * Walsh Newfoundland Spec. Cat. #TB50b Military Canteen vertical imperf. pair unused no gum - probably issued without gum. Small size at top has horiz. crease - large size at bottom. Otherwise VF. Attractive and scarce $175
PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND
152 P (Sc. #7P) sixpence die proofs. Done later apparently from original die. Eight diff. in eight diff. colours. VF E$50+
LITERATURE
153 Winthrop Boggs “The Postage Stamps and Postal History of Canada” 1974 Quarterman reprint. Good condition. Slipcover toned on spine E$40
CANADA REVENUES
154 Van Dam #FCF3 $1 Consular fee stamps - two used on piece and each tied by “Canadian Embassy Tokyo” HS - VF and very scarce. $100
155 * FPS24//FPS54 - 1967 postal scrip - 15 diff. inc. #FPS51 ($75) - a couple with gum bends otherwise fresh F-VF-NH $210
POSTAL HISTORY
156 C Great Britain to Nova Scotia - 1863 cover - stamp off - stamp put on by paste and probably not recognized as postage. HS “8d” and mss. “Due 12¢” mss. “Per Steamer via Halifax” transit HS “New York/Jan 6" then HS “Boston Br. Pkt’Jan 7'5" indistinct Nova Scotia HS “Ja/1863". To James Douglas, Maitland, Nova Scotia. Wonderful markings. Some cover faults. E$75+

157 C Scotland to Canada 1849 boxed “Musselburgh/Au 13/1849E” HS the “E” indicates via Edinburgh; red Edinburgh General Post date HS in circle “Aug/C13+/1849" green “Liverpool/Au 14/1849" plus black oval Liverpool transit HS, red “St. Catherines/U.C./Sep 5/1849" receiver. Rated HS 1s/4¢ cy. Some cover faults. Great markings. Otherwise F and scarce E$65+

158 C Canada and world selection of covers and cards. 1877 to 1988 usages noted. Note over 80 Canada postage due cards from about 1977//1978; 50 letter bills of Canada Post 1960//63; 16 1960 registered letter bills. Foreign inc. Bermuda, Barbados, etc. Some faulty in earlier. Examine. About 236 items. E$60+
159 C 1893 Canada 3¢ Small Queens to fairly modern. Accumulation of over 250 covers and cards. Note R.P.O., Nfld. “CAPO 5", many censored, FDCs etc. Worldwide. Should be worth a look E$100+
160 C Postcards - modern to 1990s - about 100 postcards all with Ont. Sub P.O. cancels and rural P.O.s. The odd one with stamps removed. Some better frankings. Saw one with USC #597aiii “Siamese Twin” variety. Some with minor creases and/or corner bends, otherwise F-VF E$50+
161 C 1983-5 - about 188 change of address cards. All with labels, many franked with high dollar values (over 70 with the $1.50 Waterton) and about 70 with postal meters. Mostly Montreal and Granby. F-VF E$75
162 C 1983-8 selection of about 67 change of address cards most with multiple frankings - about one-third with $5 Point Pelee or La Maurice. All with labels and handstamps. Very unusual. F-VF E$50
163 C Mostly 38¢ era - about 985 covers. All picked for cancels. Excellent variety. Many diff. types, small towns and villages. Inc. Klussendorf. For the specialist. F-VF E$100+
164 C Cover lot. Inc. about 370 FDCs 1959-86 all cacheted. Early ones addressed, including three albums of Cheyenne covers. Also some special event covers and mint stationery. Note House of Commons FDCs, 687 & 688 PBs on FDCs (two each), 1084 FDC. Also note Queen Victoria 1¢ Jubilee postcard with flag cancel. F-VF E$100
165 o 1991 to 2008 lot of about 103 modern cacheted FDCs, of which 65 are 2005-2008. Many multiples and a few franked with plate blocks or s/s. Face of stamps over $85. Also inc. three recent special events covers. Superior lot. VF $361.75+
CANADA COLLECTIONS AND LARGE LOTS
166 *o Sc. #50//832a + b.o.b. - 1897 to 1979 - coll. of over 1400 commems. and Christmas stamps mostly all mint in two White Ace albums. Note mint Jubilees to 10¢ (6¢ NG), Quebec Terc. to 15¢ (lovely cds cancel on 10¢), USC #415 Pl. 1 and 2 mint MS plus eight FDCs (two MS) all signed by designer Angus Shortt (ex Bileski). Also inc. about 20 provinces (cat. over $250). Huge cat. Examine. Gen. F-VF-H-NH E$400+
167 * USC #274//1824 - 1947 to 2000 - huge quantity of stamps in three counter books, stocksheets and cigar box. Inc. a few sheets, blocks and PB, singles, s/s etc. Mostly 5¢-6¢ era. Better items noted such as USC #302 NH, #321 UR Pl. 1 etc. High cat. Face about $390. F-VF-H-NH
168 * Lot of about 14 better items 1898-1916. Inc. #85 strip of three F*-NH one large gum thin, others natural gum skips, #88 two pairs VF*-NH one stamp gum thin, one stamp short perfs., #96-7F* NH, 97* F-NH pair, 98* paper on gum, MR3-4 VF*-H USC $685.50
169 *o Canada and worldwide - remnants of a collection. Inc. U.S.A. All American album with some slightly better such as used #296 - $17.50; 297 - $16; mint Canada plate blocks; Canada collection 1859 to early QE inc. #84, etc. etc. World album; 1953 Crown Colonies Coronation issues mint. Well worth a look. Some FDCs. E$175+
170 o Sc. #14//227 plus back of book used - about 30 mostly slightly better stamps. Some mixed cond. but many F-VF. Useful lot 2009 Sc. $1065
171 *o From the estate of a 95-year-old lady and pulled out of many old envelopes. 1859 to fairly modern. Note used #14-15, 24 (cat. $40), mint #50 half cent Jubilee, #54 (5¢); some provinces inc. N.B. - 1¢ locomotive and 12½¢ Ship; Nfld. #192; etc. etc. Many hundreds if not thousands of stamps. Some mixed condition. Many fine or better. Examine E$150+
172 * Accumulation of about 260 stamps, 28 plate blocks and six booklets 1897-2005. Some dup. Some better items. Note #66 VF-NH, #69 H, 89 NH internal paper crease, 126 pair H, 145 (X 2) NH, 157 H, 190 (X 2) VF-H, 198 (X 2) disturbed gum, 200 (X 3) one NH others disturbed gum, 201 disturbed gum, 209 (X 3) H, 226 part O.G., 228 H, 230 H, 244 HR, 262 HR, 334 LR NH Pl. 1 PB, 339p NH MS Plate 1 and 2, 341p NH MS corner blocks, 411 PB stained and disturbed gum, C4 (X 3) two NH, E1 (X 2) H, E2 H slight gum disturbance, E5 H crease, E8 H, J5 NH. Gen. F-VF USC $2383.75
173 * 8¢ to 14¢ era - selection of 12 complete sheets, some loose mint, a few Canada Post MS IB blocks in original packaging; about 17 booklets (mostly 32¢ Maple Leaf); 1968 to 1971 Canada Post souvenir cards; and about 14 floral 8¢ domestogrammes. Face of stamps about $140. Gen. F-VF-NH
174 * Sc. #35//388 + b.o.b. - mint - about 135 mostly diff. SQs to about 1959. Some NG and a few faults, otherwise gen. F-VF-H-NH E$100
CANADA THREE PENCE
175 o USC #4d used threepence - corner crease. Margins close to large. Target cancel. Otherwise F $150
5¢ BEAVERS
176 *o USC #15 5¢ Beaver - 39 used inc. many on piece. Various shades and cancels inc. Numeral. Also one mint with much original gum but a bit grubby. Some faulty. Many VG-F-H $800 approx.
LARGE QUEENS
177 o USC #22a used 1¢ brown red - wmk. “HT”. F $250
178 o USC #22a used 1¢ paler brown red wmk. “HW” inverted. Mostly closed ¼” tear. Otherwise F $250
179 o Sc. #23 1869 1¢ yellow orange - two-ring “3" cancel (Quebec City) - quite well centered. Tiny light thin in lower margin. Otherwise attractive and fine $190
180 o USC #24//28 used Large Queens - 2¢ 7 F-VF, some interesting cork cancels, plus fine 12½¢ pen cancel. Also four faulty 2 X 2¢, 12½¢ and unused 15¢ (these cat. $165 as fine) $590
181 C 3¢ LQ tied by “4" within ring to slightly cut down at right cover to Darlington, Ont. Neat “Bowmanville/UC/Oc 20/68" below stamp. The four ring No. “4" is listed as Bowmanville in the Unitrade without an RF. This “4" seems to have a solid ring around “4". No similar “4" in Day & Smythies. Unusual and must be scarce. Tiny nick in left margin of stamp otherwise F E$40+
182 o Sc. #26 used 1875 5¢ olive green. Fine $190
183 o USC #28 used 12½¢ blue pair - stamp at left faulty and not in value - stamp at right VF two-ring cancel may be an “11" of Fredericton but not that clear, though it shows up better on faulty stamp $150
SMALL QUEENS
184 * Lot of nine small queens. Inc. #34 NH internal paper crease, 35 LH light creases and short perfs., 36 part O.G. VF jumbo copy, 37 NG creases and short perfs., 42 (X 2) H, 43 VG part O.G., 44 VG-H, 45 VG paper on back. VG-VF USC $468.10
185 o Sc. #35//42 used small queens - 1¢ (44); 2¢ (2); 3¢ (70) and 5¢ (41). 3¢ and 1¢ selected for various cancels inc. many dated. F avg. 2009 Sc. $303.65
186 C 1871 to 1903 selection of 12 small queen covers and four 2¢ carmine QV Numeral covers. Value in small queen covers from 1870s. One illustrated with piano; several with corner card; one with 1¢ and 2¢ paying 3¢ rate; double and triple rates, etc. Some small faults - mostly fine E$75+

187 * USC #38 mint 5¢ slate green perf. 12 - O.G. - UL corner perf. thin. F-HH $300
188 o Sc. #44 shades - used 8¢ SQ (81) inc. cds. F avg. 2009 Sc. $384.75
189 o USC #46 & 53 used - squared circle cancels - 20¢ widow weeds neat “Truro/N.S./AM/Jy 14/99" cancel, also 3¢ Jubilee “Hull/Que/Au 5/97" nibbed perf. Quite full strikes. Exceptionally fine. $154
1897 JUBILEES
190 *o Sc. #50//58 mint and used - 1897 dealer’s stock - inc. ½¢ unused no gum; 10¢; 1¢ and 3¢ three each mint; 2¢ mint; used 1¢ (10); 3¢ (3) and 15¢ (2). Some faults - one 1¢ mint not in cat. Otherwise VG-VF-H some cds 2009 Sc. $875
191 * USC #54 mint 5¢ blue block of four - O.G. - fresh - UR stamp F+ - some gum bends or gum creases - otherwise VF all NH $780
192 * USC #56 mint upper margin Plate “No. 20" pair of 8¢. Well centered - trifle nibbed perf. at lower left of right stamp. O.G.-VF-NH $900
193 o 1897//1926 - four slightly better used items in nice shape. #57; 90a pair; 139 and 140. Inc. cds. F-VF USC $200
194 * USC #74, 77, 77a mint 1898 Numerals. ½¢ block of six F*-NH, gum bends on two right stamps; 2¢ carmine Die I (X 2) F*-NH, one creased; Die II (X 5) one VF* part O.G.; others F*-NH inc. strip of three $348
2¢ MAPS
195 * USC #85 mint 1898 2¢ Map lavender block of four VF*-NH $600
196 * USC #85 mint 1898 2¢ Map lavender two blocks of four. F*-NH. Slight separation on both blocks. Couple of short perfs. on one $350+
197 o Sc. #85-86 used 1898 2¢ Maps - about 44 in various shades - some dated inc. squared circles - several Leamington, Ont. A couple faulty otherwise F-VF $285+
198 * USC #88 mint 1899 2¢ on 3¢ Numeral block of four. VF*-NH. Slight separation. $480
199 * USC #88 mint 1899 2¢ on 3¢ Numeral block of six - top row F - rest VF*-NH - natural inclusion in top middle stamp. $450
A FEW LATE ARRIVALS
CANADA
200 C USC #4 Three pence Beaver tied on cover. Stamp slightly oxidized & small flaws. Neat “VITTORIA/C.W./NO21/1855" HS at L. Several diff. BC “SIMCOE”; “HAMILTON”; and “TORONTO”. Cover crease away from stamp. 3 margins with portion of next stamp at bottom showing. $300

201 USC #14 1¢ QV tied on VF 1865 unsealed “TRADECIRCULAR/WM. NIVEN + CO., MONTREAL”. BS “SIMCOE” and destination “VITTORIA/C.W. FE23/65" split rings. $75+
202 C USC #15//19 1861/1869 selection of three 5¢ Beaver covers, one 10¢ violet consort a bit high on cover and top perfs. missing, 17¢ #19 presentable but faulty, and 3¢ Large Queen on 1869 cover. $310
CHINA P.R.C.
203 o Lot of 7 souvenir folders containing CTO sets produced by China Philatelic Company, Peking 1960-64. Includes 542-59, 592-9, 661-80, 716-31, 767-81. Toning on cards but stamps are sound and fresh. Stamps alone cat. $282.95
WORLDWIDE
204 o Worldwide collection in old Steamer Journal. About 290 mostly different, many more or less faulty. 21 stamps removed and soaked from collection and cat. value on these alone about $600. Huge cat. value likely for entire lot but please note many faulty. Stamps to $70 cat. noted. Many 19th century. Note 4 diff. Braekstad & Co. Norwegian locals - scarce but in terrible shape. . E$100+
205 o Junk Box - mish mash 1000s of stamps on and off paper (note 2 stockbooks) covers, etc. Strength in Canada, US, Br. Comm. Hours of sorting and soaking fun. Examine. E$150
U.S.A.
206 *o Large accumulation mint and used in stockbooks, envelopes, FDCs, and small tins 1870-1990. Some early mixed cond. otherwise F E$150+
207 C Eight covers 1891-1918. Note 1911 greeting postcard, 1902 Milwaukee to Germany with 5¢ Garfield, 1903 postal stationery Chicago to France, 1920 registered cover Washington to Germany, 1911 (?) legal envelope with 4¢ rate (2¢ stationery, 2¢ Washington), 1920 mourning cover to Switzerland redirected to Germany. VG-F E$50+
GREAT BRITAIN
208 o Sc. #1//62 1840 to 1880 range of 16 early stamps. The penny black thin but four margins and attractive. Otherwise mostly presentable to fine or F-App. A few faults. 2008 Scott $665.00. E$75+
209 o Sc. #108a 1884 Five Shillings bluish paper. Oval grid cancel. VF. 2008 Sc. $3500.00
210 o Sc. #203-204 1925 British Empire Exhibition Issue - 1 pence VF, and 1 1/2d F. Both circular light town cancels. 2008 Sc. $115
BERMUDA
211 o Sc. (#96) 1924 10/- George V - revenue cancel. One short perf. VF. 2009 Sc. ($300) E$25
E AFRICA & UGANDA
212 o Sc. #9-10 1903 R1 & R2 - R1 small thin, a bit faded. R2 torn perf., surface scrape. Fine. 2009 Sc. $167.50
HONG KONG
213 o Used wholesale lot approximately 950 stamps 1938-97 sorted into envelopes and bags. Some mixed condition. Note #250 (X 2), 238 (X 8), 236 (X 7), 227 (X 5), 228, 222 (X 25), 233 (X 2), 651D (X 9). VG-VF. STC £1019 in Gibbons. E$150+
WESTERN AUSTRALIA
214 o Sc. #16 1860 Six Pence Swan some minor creases. A bit grubby, four margins, o/w fine. 2009 Sc. $750
B.N.A. PROVINCES
215 * Comprising NS USC #8 block of 6 with guide line, #11 block of 20 with margins, PEI #15 - 3 singles, Nfld. #252 block of 40. Cat. as fine, NH, but many VF copies. F-VF-NH. $201.25
NEW BRUNSWICK
216 o Sc. #1 3 Pence Red - tiny thins, light grid cancel, 3 margins, cuts in slightly on “NEW” side o/w VG. . 2009 Sc. $550
217 o Sc. #1a Three pence dark red - four clear margins, light bars cancel. F+ . 2009 Sc. $575
NEWFOUNDLAND
218 *o USC #1//270 Collection of over 1250 mostly used on circuit club pages, album pages, in envelopes and glassines. Many better values noted. Hi catalogue. Saw USC #1*H, #32, #32A, etc. Some faults, otherwise gen. F-VF-H-NH. E$150+
CANADA
219 C Selection of 16 covers and cards 1852 two SE’s Toronto to Pickering; 1861 Torotno to Maple SC; o/w mostly Small Queens on cover to 1908 1¢ QT on card; GB 1842/1901 5 covers and one 1845 USA, Mass. stampless folded letter. Some mixed condition, many fine. Total 22 covers and cards. E$50+
220 *oC Comprising FDC collection of about 140 mostly 8¢ era, cat. over $150; quantity of mint in sheets, SS, etc. note USC #208 Jacques Cartier block of 25 - F-VF mostly NH, face over $75; 2 FF covers; plus an assortment of older postcards (some US) and covers, loose stamps, etc. Examine. Some faults but gen. F-VF-H-NH. E$150
221 o Huge accumulation in six volumes. All eras to about 1987. Inc. many better $ values. Saw USC #302 (5); #262 (6); OAC6 (Cat. $50); many BOB and the odd mint. Huge cat. A few faults, o/w F-VF. E$250
222 * Mint wholesale lot of about 650 stamps 1897-1989. Mixed hinged and NH. Some toning and disturbed gum. Note #85 (X 2), 86 (X 2), 90a no gum, 140 SE, 145 (X 6), 151, 155 (X 2), 156, 157, 160, 175 (X 2), 181-3, 226, 244, 245, 261, C4 (X 2), E8. VG-VF 2009 Sc. $1900
223 *o Lot of about 1550 stamps mint and used 1859-1997 in Nairobi Stamp Club circuit books. Many better values. Some dup. Some mixed condition. Note 14 (X 3) minor faults, 15 (X 2), 18 clipped perfs., 27 spacefiller, 45 clipped perfs., 46-7, 54 short corner, 82 short perfs., 120* disturbed gum, 158 roller, 177. VG-VF E$150+
224 *o USC #17//245 1859 to 1938 small lot of better items comprising USC #17, #74 QV ½¢ Numeral in block of 12 and 16 on pieces with lovely Hull, Que. CDS cancels, #47 as 3 singles, etc. Examine. The odd fault o/w F-VF-H. $471.50
QUEBEC TERCENTENARY
225 o Sc. #96-103 1908 Quebec Terc. complete set of 8. 15¢ pulled perf. and 20¢ tiny cut in top margin, o/w VG-VF. . 2009 Sc. $606.50
226 * USC #100 1908 7¢ Quebec - fine, NH. . $150
227 o Sc. #102 1908 15¢ Champlain’s Departure light corner cancel. Slight trace of light thinning, really negligible. O/w VF (USC $175) with one nibbed perf. 2009 Sc. $130
ADMIRALS
228 * USC #104a 1¢ deep yellow green pane of six. Tab disturbed as normal, o/w VF-NH. $100

229 * USC #BK3e Complete 1¢ booklet with 4 panes of 6 each. Rate change ovpt. on cover, serif capitals on rate sheet. First pane toned, others normal & most VF, all NH. Booklet very clean & fine. . $250
230 * USC #105a 1922 pane of 4 1¢ yellow - hinged on tab, stamps NH. Singles cat. $30 each as VF-NH (total $120) Stamps at R jumbos showing portion of another stamp at R. UR stamp tiny flaw at UR corner could easily be cut off. . $80+
231 *o USC #105b//950 1922 to 1982 selection of coils and booklets. Duplication of some. Many pairs and strips. Note #130 *VF lightly hinged, #105b booklet pane of 6, etc. Gen. F-VF-H-NH. $569.05
232 Sc. #120 & 122 Post Office bulk mailing receipt on printed form dated “30-10-22", stamps applied to back and undated though $1 issued 1923. 12 X $1 (four SE) and one 50¢ tied by “BRANTFORD” roller cancel. F-VF. 2009 Sc. $123+

233 o USC #125-130 & #160 Admiral coil pairs - 1912-1924 and pair 1¢ Scroll coil. F-VF, some CDS. $129.50
234 * USC #130 3¢ perf. 8 vertical coil strip of 3 - wet ptg. - some nibbed or missing perfs. on stamp at extreme right. O/w F-NH. $262.50

235 * USC #133 1924 2¢ green coil strip of three - center stamp VF-NH, o/w top stamp VF-H and lower stamp paste-up single and F-H. $410
236 Sc. #141, 142 Surcharged 2¢ envelope 1928 Registered Postal Stationery Envelope with extra fees paid with 6 X 1¢ MacDonald and two 2¢ Fathers of Confed. VF. E$60+

1928-29 KGV SCROLL AND PICTORIALS
237 o Sc. #149-159 1928-29 KGV Scroll and Pictorials 12¢ SE; 50¢ crease but well-centred with 1929 CDS. VF $1 CDS 1930. O/w F-VF. . 2009 Sc. $196.55
238 * Sc. #158 1929 50¢ Bluenose faulty space-filler - thins, etc. still quite presentable. O/w F-HR. 2009 Sc. $200
239 * USC #159 $1 Parliament off-centre to left thin at top perfs. o/w F-HR. . $250
240 * USC #175 1930 20¢ Harvesting block of four. Centered to top o/w F-NH. $120

241 * USC #176 50¢ Grand Pre - loose perf. at lower right side, o/w VF-H. $300
242 * USC #180 1930 2¢ Green Arch coil (32) inc. paste-up strip of six; starts or end strips of two or three with three tabs. We note some watermarked tabs, some other paste-up singles and ordinary stamps. Specialist should like this lot. Mostly VG-F one or two may be VF. $192+
243 * USC #180 1930 2¢ green coil (20) in pairs or strips of 3. Ex. MacRory stock (Lyman’s Cat.) VF-NH. $320
1932 MEDALLION ISSUE
244 * USC #195ai 1¢ Medallion pane of 4. Tab inscribed “PLATE”. Hinged on selvedge tab - light offset of another 1¢ green pane on gum. Stamps NH but no premium added. VF. . $150
245 * USC #209 10¢ Loyalists block of four. LR stamp NH, bal. H. All VF. . $200
1935 KING GEORGE V
246 * USC #217a 1935 1¢ booklet pane of four. VF-H. . $90
247 * USC #217a, 217b & 219a 1935 KGV Booklet panes - 1¢ pane of four and pane of six. 3¢ pane of four. CDS cancels. VF. . $215
248 C USC #223, E6, E8 Cacheted FDCs 10¢ Mountie. 1935 & 1938 Special Deliveries. VF. $105
249 * USC #BK24 1935 complete booklet with four panes of six X 1¢, English. . $175

250 * USC #239 1937 KGVI 2¢ brown coil (30) includes one single and pairs or larger for balance inc. strips of four or more. Ex. MacRory stock and of exceptional quality. VF-Superb NH. $225
251 * USC #245i 1938 Chateau Ramezay Analine violet. Well-centred, fresh and VF-NH. .$225
252 * USC #294 1950 50¢ Oil Wells - plate one matched set. Upper right corner LL stamp corner perf. off and some perf. stains o/w F-NH; UL corner H on selvedge o/w VF-NH; LL corner F-VF-NH and LR corner light crease in selvedge and hinged on selvedge o/w VF-NH. .$300
253 * USC #296//345 1949 to 1954 inc. 17 coil jump strips of 4 and 1 repair paste-up strip of 4. F-VF-H-NH. $172
254 * USC #320//430 & PB #J15 Selection of sheets comprising #320 pl. 2 UR, #343 blank corners - starting to separate and with selvedge problems; #351 pl. 4 UL, #362 pl. 2N two stamps gum dist. away from PB, #363 pl. 1 UL, #387 two sheets and #430. Also #J15 plate block of ten. May be folded between some rows of perfs. o/w F-VF-NH. $592
255 * USC #321 1953 $1 Totem - plate one UR sheet of 50. Folded between some perfs. VF-NH. . $510

256 * USC #334 50¢ Textile - pl. 2 LR sheet of 50. Tiny piece of selvedge missing at UR, folded between some perfs. VF-NH. $266
CENTENNIAL ISSUES
257 * USC #461ii 8¢ Alaska Highway - hibrite block of four. VF-NH. . $140
258 * USC #462Pii 1972 10¢ PVA Gen. Tag (200) as four blank corner sheets of 50 each. Thus four MS of corner blocks. VF-NH. $216
259 * USC #465Pi 25¢ Solemn Land - hibrite Winnipeg tagged UL corner block. VF-NH. . $250
260 * USC #486 1968 Armistice (50) inc. large block. F+-VF-NH. $137.50
261 * USC #BK76c 1976 50¢ Booklet - ten different covers - panes each show “repeating 10s” variety. VF-NH. $300
262 * USC #601, 601ii $2 Quebec pl. 2 MS note “airplane in sky” variety pos. 2. VF-NH. $185
263 *o USC #687-8 1976 $1 & $2 Olympic Sites - $1 5 mint; $2 19 mint and 20 used. F-VF-NH. $289.50
264 * USC #79d 1978 $3.50 booklet - vertical red wedge on tabs. VF-NH. Scarce set of five diff. covers. $150
265 * USC #BK79d 1978 $3.50 booklet - one complete with black wedge and one complete with red wedge. VF-NH. $60
266 * USC #727 1984 $2 Kluane National Park - MS pl. 3 VF-NH. $140
267 * USC #926A 1987 36¢ plum (453) mostly in part sheets of 82 or more inc. two MS of blank corner blocks. VF-NH. $1812
268 * USC #BK84c 1983 50¢ booklet cover in scarcer orange stock. Eight complete sets of ten covers. VF-NH. $200
269 * USC #1932 Var. 2002 48¢ QEII Golden Jubilee tagging normal along perfs. but background and Queen dramatically shifted to right and gold printing on Queen’s face. Background of maple leafs shows on white where Queen would normally be placed. Imprint pane of 16. First we have heard of this. VF-NH. (see Unitrade #1516i for a shift on another stamp) E$2500+

AIRMAILS
270 C Seven diff. First Flight covers all Mar 3, 1930, all cacheted and franked with C1. VG-F. Some staining and minor faults E$35
271 C USC #C2 Two 1931 and one 1934 first flight covers each with one #C2 and another stamp. Fine. .$82.50
272 C Canada & Newfoundland first flights - Newfoundland Jan. 12, 1931 St. John’s to Conche. Canada Jun 24, 1939 Shediac to Botwood, July 1, 1939 Shediac to New York. Fine+. E$40
POSTAGE DUES
273 * USC #J36a 1977 12¢ carmine PVA gum perf. 12.5 X 12 Postage Dues. Matched set of 4 imprint blocks. VF-NH. $60
CANADA OFFICIALS
274 o USC #OA110 & OA119 pairs Admiral perf. large O.H.M.S. - 4¢ one with thins, other with short perfs. 20¢ pair F-F+. $170

275 *o USC #O1//EO2 Mostly mint selection of Officials in PB, blocks and singles. Some better values. Note #O27 VF-H; O24 VF-NH margin block of 4, etc. F-VF-H-NH. $806.75
276 o USC #O1//O45 CO1-2, EO1-2 About 43 Officials inc. VF #O11, O25 & O27, etc. Some low values creased and one low value stained. Gen. F-VF with many CDS. $332.95
277 o USC #O9 50¢ Lumbering ovpt. “O.H.M.S.” 1950 CDS. Fine. $125
278 * USC #O27 1951 $1 Fishing ovpt. “G” - gum crease, VF-NH. $187.50
279 * USC #O31 1952 7¢ Canada Goose pl. 1 MS. VF-NH. $140
280 * USC #O31 1952 7¢ Canada Goose pl. 2 MS. VF-NH. $140
281 * USC #O39a 1955 10¢ Inuk & Kayak ovpt. flying “G”. Matched set of plate 3 - LL corner lightly toned at LL corner of selvedge and UR corner of UR stamp. o/w VF-NH. $120
CANADA WHOLESALE USED
282 o Used Wholesale Accumulation of about 2000+ stamps. Many better values. Note #94, #122 (X2), #158-9, #176-7, #209 (X2), #226 (X13), #227 (X10), #245 (X7), #302 (X5), #492 (X116), #977 (X49), #C4, #Ea (X3), #E4 (X3), #E5 (X3), FG27, FLNH6 (X5). Gen. fine, many CDS. Estimated Cat. Value $3000
283 o Used wholesale accumulation of several thousand stamps 1870-2003 in two stockbooks. Some better values. Also a number of FDCs including 311-4, 371-2 (X 2), 411. Gen. F E$150+
284 o USC #53//215 - clean wholesale stock of about 218 stamps. Valued as fine but inc. some VF. Some slightly better values. Some cds inc. 1898 2¢ Map. F avg. $288.15
285 *o USC #96-98 1908 Quebec Terc. low values - ½¢ mint, 2¢ used and 1¢ used (42). Cat. as fine, but many VF copies $140.25
286 o Sc. #231//306 KGVI - 13 diff. times 2000 each. No perfins or precancels. F avg. 2008 Sc. $5200
287 o USC #454//550 1967-71 Centennials - about 50,000 stamps - 1¢ to 50¢ values, inc. coils. Great for cancels and varieties. Some stamps on old approval pages. Does list some varieties and paper types. We have not rechecked these and of course balance of lot has not been checked for fl. Appear gen. F or better E$180+
288 o USC #599a & 600 $1 Vancouver (200) and $2 Quebec (200). $1 valued as cheapest variety. F avg. - many VF $800
289 o USC #726 1979 $1 Fundy (300) mostly VF $225
290 o USC #926A 1987 36¢ plum (44) used cat. $132. VF. Plus 49 mint largely stuck together and a few faulty (face $17.64)
291 *o USC #926 - 1987 36¢ QEII plum - 90 used cat. $270 and 16 mint NH - cat. $64. F-VF-NH $334
292 o USC #937, 1378 - $5 values - Point Pelee National Park (32) most with lovely s.o.n. cancels - note Rexton, N.B.; Cap Pele, N.B.; Dorchester, N.B. etc. Also Victoria Public Library (17) all very lightly cancelled, some appear unused. Nice useful lot. F-VF $139
293 o USC #1702 $8 Grizzly Bear (74) inc. 7 full imprint sheets of four. One sheet on piece. F-VF - most VF $444
294 o USC #C2 used 1930 5¢ Mercury Airmail (12). Several appear to have light cancel otherwise unused no gum. Cat. as fine used though one or more VF $330+
295 o Canada Mixture - about 27 lbs. on close cut paper. We saw stamps back to the 1930s but may have been used recently. Quite a few commems. and large stamps. Noticed quite a few 1998 45¢ Christmas ex sheet which comes with a scarce perf. May hold a few sleepers. Examine E$80+
296 o Mixture - about 25 lbs. on close cut paper. Noted stamps back to the 1930s but mostly modern defs. (43¢ and up) - inc. a few Christmas, commems. and bklt. singles. Did not see any $1 values although there may be some. Some nice cancels E$60
JUNK BOXES
297 *oC Remnants of collections, covers, revenues, mixtures etc. Strength in B.N.A. but foreign, U.S.A. and British Commonwealth as well. Thousands of stamps E$125
298 *oC Similar lot
299 *oC Similar lot
300 *oC Similar lot
301 *oC Similar lot
302 *oC Large accumulation of stamps, covers and catalogues. Note U.N. Flags FDCs, foreign FDCs and maximum cards, revenues, postcards. Note 1968 Holmes Specialized Canada and B.N.A. Catalogue E$100+
END OF SALE - THANK YOU!!


Click Here For:
Retail Private Treaty Literature Home


John H. Talman Ltd. Box 70 Adelaide St. P.O. Toronto ON M5C 2H8 CANADA
Phone:(416)363-9997/Fax: (416)863-0850
Toll Free Phone: 1-877-375-5229 Toll Free Fax: 1-877-753-7338
E-mail: jtalman@interlog.com

Contact Us!