Catalogue

Auction 40 - Saturday, March 19, 2022

 LotTypeDescriptionPrice
154 Robson Lowe Encyclopaedias of British Empire Postage Stamps, set of 5 volumes publ 1949-1973: Vol 1 GB & Empire in Europe, Vol 2 Africa, Vol 3 Asia, Vol 4 Australasia (incl Pacific), Vol 5 North America. Still essential references for stamps & postal history (total of over 2800 pages of information). Vols 4 & 5 with dustjackets, Vols 1-3 without dustjackets & a little worn. Vol 1 with some inserted revisions. Vols 2 & 3 especially are scarce today. Also with c1980s Billig reprint of Vol 4 (Australasia) in 3 parts (fine). $575.00
155 The Postage Stamps of New Zealand, Vols 1-10 (complete) (vols 5-10 with dustjackets). Also, The Penny Universal of New Zealand, by Lee. $1,500.00
156 The Royal Philatelic Collection by Sir John Wilson (Bart) - Keeper of the Royal Collection - a sumptuous production, leatherbound with gold tooling. Publ (1952) by The Viscount Kemsley at Dropmore Press. An extensive listing, description & illustrations (12 in colour & 50th in B&W) of the Royal collection. Minor foxing on fly leaves & 1st & last few pages (with slipcase in dilapidated cond). Weight 7kg. $1,000.00