Sale 3044: The Dr. Larry C. Parks Collection of Postal Stationery Part I: British Commonwealth
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  • Lot# : 2001 Great Britain

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    GREAT BRITAIN, Treasury Competition Essays, Charles Whiting 1837 1d "London District Post" Letter-Sheet Essay in yellow-buff on Dickinson silk-thread paper, folded design with hinge remainders on the back corners, overall Very Fine, the first British postal stationery letter-sheet essay
    Start Price : 100.00 USD
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    Lot# : 2002 Great Britain

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    GREAT BRITAIN, Treasury Competition Essays, Charles Whiting 1837 1d "London District Post" Letter-Sheet Essay in yellow-buff on Dickinson silk-thread paper, folded and with some minor faults incl light wrinkling, corner creases and "pinholes" at fold junctions, still a Fine example
    Start Price : 60.00 USD
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    Lot# : 2003 Great Britain

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    GREAT BRITAIN, Treasury Competition Essays, Charles Whiting "TWOPENCE" London District Post Letter-Sheet Essay in green, folded with some faults along the folds, small discoloration lower left, VG-Fine example
    Start Price : 50.00 USD
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    Lot# : 2004 Great Britain

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    GREAT BRITAIN, Treasury Competition Essays, Charles Whiting, two sheets in slightly different shades, each with four different essays on sheet with ornate embossing, on the reverse is Whiting's intricate "Printed for Protection Against Forgery" imprint in red and green; some light foxing mainly clear of the essays and some edge wear as often, one mounted on poster board, still Fine and attractive
    Start Price : 150.00 USD
    Current Opening : 150.00 USD
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    Lot# : 2005 Great Britain

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    GREAT BRITAIN, Treasury Competition Essays, Charles Whiting 1837 1d "London District Post" Envelope Essay in yellow-buff on Dickinson silk-thread paper, light overall toning (except under the backflap), some paper mounting remains back lower right corner, a Fine example of the first British postal stationery envelope essay
    Start Price : 75.00 USD
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    Lot# : 2006 Great Britain

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    GREAT BRITAIN, Mulready Letter Sheets and Envelopes, State 1 Proof of the Stereotype in black on india paper, with border lines, typical india paper faults incl thins and wrinkles/ creases, small nick at the bottom, an attractive proof
    Start Price : 75.00 USD
    Current Opening : 110.00 USD
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    Lot# : 2007 Great Britain

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    GREAT BRITAIN, Mulready Letter Sheets and Envelopes, SG ME1, 1840 1d Letter Sheet, Forme 2, A24, mint letter sheet, fresh and Very Fine (SG £350)
    Start Price : 150.00 USD
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    Lot# : 2008 Great Britain

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    GREAT BRITAIN, Mulready Letter Sheets and Envelopes, SG ME1, 1840 1d Letter Sheet, Forme 2, A27, unused letter sheet, some light aging on the backflaps and a some spots in the address portion, some light hinging on the back, Fine and attractive (SG £350)
    Start Price : 120.00 USD
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    Lot# : 2009 Great Britain

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    GREAT BRITAIN, Mulready Letter Sheets and Envelopes, SG ME2, 1840 1d Envelope, Forme 1, A139, mint envelope, some typical light wrinkling, few small adhesions on the "Postage" label on back, Fine (SG £350)
    Start Price : 100.00 USD
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    Lot# : 2010 Great Britain

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    GREAT BRITAIN, Mulready Letter Sheets and Envelopes, SG ME2, 1840 1d Envelope, Forme 2, A147, mint envelope, fresh and Fine (SG £350)
    Start Price : 100.00 USD
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    Lot# : 2011 Great Britain

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    GREAT BRITAIN, Mulready Letter Sheets and Envelopes, SG ME2, 1840 1d Envelope, Forme 4, A181, mint envelope, fresh and Very Fine (SG £350)
    Start Price : 150.00 USD
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    Lot# : 2012 Great Britain

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    GREAT BRITAIN, Mulready Letter Sheets and Envelopes, SG ME3, 1840 2d Letter Sheet, a105, mint letter sheet, couple small hinge remains on back side, natural paper wrinkle just below "Britannia", pencil note impression just above "Pence", Fine and attractive (SG £425)
    Start Price : 120.00 USD
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    Lot# : 2013 Great Britain

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    GREAT BRITAIN, Mulready Letter Sheets and Envelopes, SG ME4, 1840 2d Blue Envelope, a complete unused sheet of twelve, a195-203, 208-10, some creasing and folds affecting each envelope, still a Fine and rare full sheet (SG Spec ME4a, £5,550 as single envelopes)
    Start Price : 1,000.00 USD
    Current Opening : 1,000.00 USD
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    Lot# : 2014 Great Britain

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    GREAT BRITAIN, Mulready Letter Sheets and Envelopes, SG ME4, 1840 2d Blue Envelope, A199, mint envelope, small age spot bottom center, light even aging, Fine example (SG £450)
    Start Price : 100.00 USD
    Current Opening : 100.00 USD
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    Lot# : 2015 Great Britain

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    GREAT BRITAIN, Mulready Letter Sheets and Envelopes, SG ME4, 1840 2d Blue Envelope, A202, backflap faults and a couple small scuffs in back side bottom corners from mount removal, front side Very Fine (SG £450)
    Start Price : 100.00 USD
    Current Opening : 100.00 USD
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    Lot# : 2016 Great Britain

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    GREAT BRITAIN, Mulready Letter Sheets and Envelopes, SG ME2, 1840 1d Envelope, stereo number removed during opening, red Maltese Cross cancel, backstamped MY 13 1840 in black, small faults, nice early use (SG Spec "from £1,200")
    Start Price : 150.00 USD
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    Lot# : 2017 Great Britain

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    GREAT BRITAIN, Mulready Letter Sheets and Envelopes, SG ME2, 1840 1d Envelope, Forme 2, A149, red Maltese Cross cancel and couple partial strikes of a black framed postmark, backstamped MY 14 1840 in red and black, some typical light wrinkling, Fine May use (SG Spec "from £1,200")
    Start Price : 200.00 USD
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    Lot# : 2018 Great Britain

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    GREAT BRITAIN, Mulready Letter Sheets and Envelopes, SG ME1, 1840 1d Letter Sheet, Forme 3, A67, bold Maltese Cross cancel, partial black MY 13 1840 and red 1840 MY 14 backstamps, some slight erosion along the folds, Fine use one week after date of issue (SG Spec "from £1,200")
    Start Price : 250.00 USD
    Current Opening : 250.00 USD
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    Lot# : 2019 Great Britain

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    GREAT BRITAIN, Mulready Letter Sheets and Envelopes, SG ME2, 1840 1d Envelope, Forme 2, A154, light red Maltese Cross cancel, backstamped Cirencester MY 15 1840 in black plus a red 16 MY 16 1840 receiver in red, small faults incl portion of backflap missing, VG-Fine (SG Spec "from £1,200")
    Start Price : 100.00 USD
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    Lot# : 2020 Great Britain

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    GREAT BRITAIN, Mulready Letter Sheets and Envelopes, SG ME1, 1840 1d Letter Sheet, stereo unknown due to opening, red Maltese Cross cancel, black MY 16 1840 backstamp, some file folds and contemporaneous docketing on face, VG-Fine May use (SG Spec "from £1,200")
    Start Price : 100.00 USD
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    Lot# : 2021 Great Britain

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    GREAT BRITAIN, Mulready Letter Sheets and Envelopes, SG ME1, 1840 1d Letter Sheet, Forme 3, A57, bold red Maltese Cross cancel plus a straight line "Charing Cross" in black, backstamped 1840 MY 18 in red, small faults incl hinge-sealed breaks, VG-Fine (SG Spec "from £1,200")
    Start Price : 75.00 USD
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    Lot# : 2022 Great Britain

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    GREAT BRITAIN, Mulready Letter Sheets and Envelopes, SG ME1, 1840 1d Letter Sheet, Forme 1, A11, strongly struck red Maltese Cross cancel, backstamped "T.P./ Chief Office" in black and a red MY 19 1840, small faults incl large portion of bottom backflap missing, VG-Fine (SG Spec "from £1,200")
    Start Price : 75.00 USD
    Current Opening : 75.00 USD
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    Lot# : 2023 Great Britain

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    GREAT BRITAIN, Mulready Letter Sheets and Envelopes, SG ME1, 1840 1d Letter Sheet, Forme 1, A8, datelined "Palace of St James May 19 -/40", bold Maltese Cross cancel and a partially legible framed Ainwch cancel alongside, backstamped 20 MY 20 1840 in red, bit of light wrinkling and aging but a Fine early use (SG Spec "from £1,200")
    Start Price : 200.00 USD
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    Lot# : 2024 Great Britain

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    GREAT BRITAIN, Mulready Letter Sheets and Envelopes, SG ME2, 1840 1d Envelope, Forme 2, A146, red Maltese Cross cancel, addressed to Ireland, backstamped MY 20 1840 in black, small faults, VG-Fine (SG Spec "from £1,200')
    Start Price : 75.00 USD
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    Lot# : 2025 Great Britain

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    GREAT BRITAIN, Mulready Letter Sheets and Envelopes, SG ME2, 1840 1d Envelope, Forme 4, A178, red Maltese Cross cancel, backstamped Newcastle-on-Tyne MY 21 1840 in blue, some typical light wrinkling, Fine 1st-month use (SG Spec "from £1,200")
    Start Price : 100.00 USD
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    Lot# : 2026 Great Britain

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    GREAT BRITAIN, Mulready Letter Sheets and Envelopes, SG ME2, 1840 1d Envelope, Forme 3, A167, red Maltese Cross cancel, couple backstamps incl red Bristol MY 22 1840 in red, light even aging and wrinkling as typical, backflap repairs extend a bit to front side at top center, VG-Fine (SG Spec "from £1,200")
    Start Price : 75.00 USD
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    Lot# : 2027 Great Britain

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    GREAT BRITAIN, Mulready Letter Sheets and Envelopes, SG ME2, 1840 1d Envelope, Forme 3, A161, red Maltese Cross plus "T.P./ Fetter Lane" cancels, backstamped "1840 MY 23" in red, some light aging and small backflap tear from opening, a Fine 1st-month use (SG Spec "from £1,200")
    Start Price : 120.00 USD
    Current Opening : 120.00 USD
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    Lot# : 2028 Great Britain

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    GREAT BRITAIN, Mulready Letter Sheets and Envelopes, SG ME2, 1840 1d Envelope, stereo unknown, red Maltese Cross cancel at upper right instead of over "Britannia", backstamped MY 23 1840 in black, toned and small faults, VG-Fine (SG "from £1,200")
    Start Price : 75.00 USD
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    Lot# : 2029 Great Britain

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    GREAT BRITAIN, Mulready Letter Sheets and Envelopes, SG ME2, 1840 1d Envelope, Forme 1, A141, red Maltese Cross cancel, forwarded and with some contemporaneous docketing, backstamped MY 24 1840 (a Sunday) in black and 26 MY 26 1840 in red, small scuff on backflap from hinge removal, Fine use (SG Spec "from £1,200")
    Start Price : 100.00 USD
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    Lot# : 2030 Great Britain

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    GREAT BRITAIN, Mulready Letter Sheets and Envelopes, SG ME1, 1840 1d Letter Sheet, stereo unknown, well-struck red Maltese Cross cancel, backstamped Newbury MY 27 1840 in black, some aging along vertical file folds, Fine and attractive (SG Spec "from £1,200")
    Start Price : 100.00 USD
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    Lot# : 2031 Great Britain

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    GREAT BRITAIN, Mulready Letter Sheets and Envelopes, SG ME1, 1840 1d Letter Sheet, Forme 1, A4, bold red Maltese Cross cancel, backstamped Newcastle-on-Tyne MY 30 1840 in blue with additional docketing on the back dated May 30 1840, vertical file fold, Fine end-of-May use (SG Spec "from £1,200")
    Start Price : 100.00 USD
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    Lot# : 2032 Great Britain

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    GREAT BRITAIN, Mulready Letter Sheets and Envelopes, SG ME2, 1840 1d Envelope, Forme 2, A147, partially struck red Maltese Cross cancel, black MY 30 1840 receiving backstamp, small faults, VG-Fine first-month use (SG Spec "from £1,200")
    Start Price : 150.00 USD
    Current Opening : 150.00 USD
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    Lot# : 2033 Great Britain

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    GREAT BRITAIN, Mulready Letter Sheets and Envelopes, SG ME1, 1840 1d Letter Sheet, Forme 1, A10, "21" oval grid cancel of Andover, manuscript "On H.M.S." below Britannia and "free" at lower left, backstamped AndoverSP 24 1845 and Winchester the same day, couple vertical file folds, Fine and unusual use
    Start Price : 100.00 USD
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    Lot# : 2034 Great Britain

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    GREAT BRITAIN, Mulready Letter Sheets and Envelopes, SG ME1, 1840 1d Letter Sheet, Forme 1, A14, letter sheet datelined "Edinburgh 16 July 1840", light red Maltese Cross cancel, black Jul 17 1840 backstamp, small bit of bottom backflap removed during opening, Very Fine (SG £550)
    Start Price : 120.00 USD
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    Lot# : 2035 Great Britain

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    GREAT BRITAIN, Mulready Letter Sheets and Envelopes, SG ME1, 1840 1d Letter Sheet, A76 (displaced), black Maltese Cross cancel, black Attleborough JY 21 1841 and Stow Market backstamps, some minor faults from opening, central vertical fold, Fine (SG £550)
    Start Price : 100.00 USD
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    Lot# : 2036 Great Britain

    GREAT BRITAIN, Mulready Letter Sheets and Envelopes, SG ME1, 1840 1d Letter Sheet, eleven used letter sheets, each with printed matter on the "letter" side incl various assurance company notices and rates, "Articles Manufactured by John Besemeres & Sons" (1859 use), "Edinburgh Envelope Advertiser", "Works Published By Shaw & Sons", "Jell's General & Commercial Envelope", etc., assorted cancels and postal markings, very mixed condition with faults to varying degrees, Very Good (SG Spec ME1n, £9,075)
    Start Price : 650.00 USD
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    Lot# : 2037 Great Britain

    GREAT BRITAIN, Mulready Letter Sheets and Envelopes, SG ME1, 1840 1d Letter Sheet, collection of 41 used letter sheets with variety of Formes, cancels and markings, note "stitch" watermark variety, stereos A31, A47 and A221, numerous 1840 uses, etc. plus two used fronts and two unused sheets, very mixed condition with most showing faults to some degree but an overall Fine selection of this 1st letter-sheet (SG Spec £20,500+)
    Start Price : 2,000.00 USD
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    Lot# : 2038 Great Britain

    GREAT BRITAIN, Mulready Letter Sheets and Envelopes, SG ME2, 1840 1d Envelope, group of 4 mint and 20 used envelopes, among the used note variety of cancels and markings incl an Aug 1840 forwarded use with seven different postmarks on the address side, 1841 use from Edinburgh with faint strike of framed "Paid 1d Extra" marking, 1843 use with wonderful strike of the black Maltese Cross with London "9" (envelope badly toned), etc., plus an envelope front with Exeter MY 12 1840 cancel and a front with 2d perforated added but not belonging, very mixed condition with majority faulty to some degree and/or with some minor repairs, VG-VF (SG £14,400+)
    Start Price : 1,400.00 USD
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    Lot# : 2039 Great Britain

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    Lot# : 2040 Great Britain

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    GREAT BRITAIN, Mulready Letter Sheets and Envelopes, SG ME4, 1840 2d Blue Envelope, a195, black "498" (Manchester) oval grid cancel, backstamped partial red 18 DE 18 1845 and black Brighton DE __ 1845, backflap and left side flap torn plus portion backflap missing from opening, some light wrinkling/ creasing, Fine appearance, only a handful of the unplaced a195 stereo are known used (SG Spec £2,300)
    Start Price : 200.00 USD
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    Lot# : 2041 Great Britain

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    GREAT BRITAIN, Mulready Letter Sheets and Envelopes, SG ME3-4, 1840 2d Letter Sheet and Envelope, group of Mint letter sheets (5), envelopes (1 plus one front), Used letter sheets (1 plus two fronts), envelopes (7 plus one front), the used include envelope 1848 use from Scotland ("155" grid cancel of Galashiels), envelope 1886 use with a "2d" (due) marking which has been obliterated by a bold black oval grid also used to cancel Britannia, very mixed condition with faults to varying degrees, VG-Fine (SG £22,000+)
    Start Price : 2,500.00 USD
    Current Opening : 2,500.00 USD
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    Lot# : 2042 Great Britain

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    GREAT BRITAIN, Mulready Caricatures, Rudolph Ackerman, No. 1, "The Print Mill," unused envelope, fresh and Very Fine; design shows Daniel O'Connell feeding Irish peasants into a print mill, transposing them into coinage for "Poor Dan's Wallet"; Foreign Secretary, Lord rnPalmerston shown at lower right
    Start Price : 150.00 USD
    Current Opening : 150.00 USD
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    Lot# : 2043 Great Britain

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    GREAT BRITAIN, Mulready Caricatures, Rudolph Ackerman, No. 1, "The Print Mill", unused envelope, colorized, small faults, Fine appearance
    Start Price : 75.00 USD
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    Lot# : 2044 Great Britain

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    GREAT BRITAIN, Mulready Caricatures, John Doyle, lithographic illustration (342x260mm) showing Lord Palmeston on the central pedestal, Lord Monteagle being read the poor figures of his last financial scheme (the adoption of the uniform penny postage), Father Matthew administering his temperance pledge to a crowd of Irish peasants, and Mr O'Connell shouting ''Hurrah for Repeal'', "Published May 26th 1840 by Thos McLean, 26, Haymarket'' imprint at bottom left, some minor faults incl a few tiny edge breaks plus a central vertical fold, Fine and scarce
    Start Price : 200.00 USD
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    Lot# : 2045 Great Britain

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    GREAT BRITAIN, Mulready Caricatures, "Hodgson's Rejected Design For An Envelope" broadside on thick paper, 376x273mm (design 318x226mm), "Published by C. Hodgson" imprint at bottom, various humorous elements including Britannia playing the piano and singing "I want money", some edge faults incl some small tears and light overall aging, still Fine and rare, Bodily, Jarvis and Hahn find reference to only two of these prints in existence, both of them being hand-colored (and they mention that these two examples may be one and the same)
    Start Price : 500.00 USD
    Current Opening : 500.00 USD
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    Lot# : 2046 Great Britain

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    GREAT BRITAIN, Mulready Caricatures, John Leech, Design for ther New Postage Envelopes", broadsheet caricature, 378x271mm (design 335x224mm), "Published by Messrs Fores...May 6, 1840" imprint at bottom, couple of the design elements are postboys in the lower corners which The Times lamented were not in the final design plus leech's trademark "leech in a bottle" at bottom center, edge faults top and left, quarter-sized age stain lower left, VG-Fine, the earliest of the pictorial satires
    Start Price : 100.00 USD
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    Lot# : 2047 Great Britain

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    GREAT BRITAIN, Mulready Caricatures, John Leech, "Fores's Comic Envelopes No. 1", an unused example in letter sheet format, some small imperfections primarily on the side and back flaps, Very Fine appearance
    Start Price : 100.00 USD
    Current Opening : 100.00 USD
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    Lot# : 2048 Great Britain

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    GREAT BRITAIN, Mulready Caricatures, Fores, Envelope No. 1-7, hand-colored unused envelopes (presumably contemporary but some may have been done at a later date), No. 6 small corner fault lower left, otherwise fresh and Very Fine, a lovely selection of these
    Start Price : 250.00 USD
    Current Opening : 250.00 USD
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    Lot# : 2049 Great Britain

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    GREAT BRITAIN, Mulready Caricatures, Fores, Envelope No. 1-10, the complete set of unused envelopes, No. 9-10 some minor faults on the backs side, overall an attractive and Very Fine set of these
    Start Price : 250.00 USD
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    Lot# : 2050 Great Britain

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    GREAT BRITAIN, Mulready Caricatures, W.H. Mason, "Assessed Taxes 10 Per Cent" unused letter sheet, a few small tone spots on the back side, still Very Fine and attractive design; the letter sheet bears pessimistic references to an anticipated increase in general taxation to make good the loss to the revenue of the reduction in postal charges of the 1840 reforms.
    Start Price : 200.00 USD
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    Lot# : 2051 Great Britain

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    GREAT BRITAIN, Mulready Caricatures, John Menzies, caricature envelope with Menzies imprint at bottom, unused, a few minor faults, still Fine and attractive
    Start Price : 100.00 USD
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    Lot# : 2052 Great Britain

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    GREAT BRITAIN, Mulready Caricatures, Hablot Knight Browne ("Phiz") Broadside Design. on thick paper, 390x280mm (design 363x256mm), shows various scenes of the period mimicking a Mulready, humorous design in each section including the elephant at top right wearing a top hat, main central figure as an overweight lady with a poodle below reading a newspaper and two hills in the background labeled "Rowland Hill" and "Lesser Hill", bottom imprint "Published by Chapman & Hall, 186 Strand, 1840", some small faults primarily along the edges incl bottom left corner clipped and some aging stains, Fine appearance, only twelve have been recorded by Dr. Richard Hobbs and Robin Cassell, about half of which are hand-colored
    Start Price : 250.00 USD
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    Lot# : 2053 Great Britain

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    GREAT BRITAIN, Mulready Caricatures, J.W. Southgate, Envelopes No. 1-6, the complete set of six unused envelopes plus a Dereademaeker reproduction of no. 1, a few tiny tone spots or very light wrinkling, No.3 with couple light vertical folds at left, a Fine group of these popular envelopes
    Start Price : 200.00 USD
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    Lot# : 2054 Great Britain

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    GREAT BRITAIN, Mulready Caricatures, J.W. Southgate, Envelopes No. 2-6, hand-colored and unused envelopes, No. 4 even aging, No. 3, 6 some minor back faults, otherwise fresh and Very Fine
    Start Price : 200.00 USD
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    Lot# : 2055 Great Britain

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    GREAT BRITAIN, Mulready Caricatures, William Spooner "A Sketch of the New Postage Envelopes", broadsheet caricature on thick wove paper, some edge faults incl scuff and puncture marks at right, still a Fine example of this large and rare design
    Start Price : 250.00 USD
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    Lot# : 2056 Great Britain

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    GREAT BRITAIN, Mulready Caricatures, William Spooner, Envelopes No. 1-4, 6-14, unused envelopes (No. 3 a front only), most with minor back side faults, generally fresh and Fine group of these
    Start Price : 250.00 USD
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    Lot# : 2057 Great Britain

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    GREAT BRITAIN, Mulready Caricatures, William Spooner, Envelopes No. 1-6, 9, 11, 13, 14, attractive hand-colored unused envelopes (No. 11, 13, 14 fronts only), No. 6 light horiz bend at bottom, fresh and Very Fine, scarce so nice
    Start Price : 750.00 USD
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    Lot# : 2058 Great Britain

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    GREAT BRITAIN, Mulready Caricatures, Thackeray Lithograph, from the original plate on india paper mounted on card, 257x230mm (design 125x108mm), minor imperfections incl some tone spots, Fine and attractivernAccording to Bodily, Jarvis, and Hahn, the origin of Thackery's is more anecdotal than fact and legend has it that that he drew the original design on the back of a menu. Mr. Tregaskis of Holborn produced a line block and either 100 or 120 copies were printed onto india paper. The block was later defaced and examples were printed on laid paper.
    Start Price : 100.00 USD
    Current Opening : 100.00 USD
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    Lot# : 2059 Great Britain

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    GREAT BRITAIN, Mulready Caricatures, Thomas White, "The New Post Office Envelope," unused, 237x193mm and folded into an entire, Very Fine, interesting contemporary comments on the recently issued envelope
    Start Price : 100.00 USD
    Current Opening : 100.00 USD
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    Lot# : 2060 Great Britain

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    GREAT BRITAIN, Mulready Caricatures, Thomas White, "The New Post Office Envelope", broadsheet format, 238x172mm (design 192x148mm), unused, folded twice vertically, some edge aging and some small breaks (mostly on the folds), tiny nick at bottom, still a Fine and rare item
    Start Price : 100.00 USD
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    Lot# : 2061 Great Britain

    GREAT BRITAIN, Mulready Caricatures Collection Balance of 14 unused caricature envelopes including an Ackerman front, Spooner, Southgate, Fores including reproductions, a Menzies used envelope with 1d Black added (did not originate), couple of Lord Holland forgeries, some reproductions, etc., usual mixed condition but a Fine assortment
    Start Price : 300.00 USD
    Current Opening : 300.00 USD
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    Lot# : 2062 Great Britain

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    GREAT BRITAIN, Propaganda Envelopes, Punch Anti-Graham, letter sheet in blue without inscription, designed by John Leech (the "leech" in bottle trademark at bottom), fresh and Very Fine, also includes two Moens reproductions in blue and black of the same design in envelope format; shows campaign against Peel's Home Secretary Sir James Graham who was opening the mail of "suspected" persons
    Start Price : 150.00 USD
    Current Opening : 150.00 USD
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    Lot# : 2063 Great Britain

    GREAT BRITAIN, Propaganda Envelopes, "Published By J. Valentine" Assortment, 4 unused envelopes plus 7 Deraedemaeker reprints, subjects include Intemperance, "Industry of All Nations", "freedom of Commerce", "Peace", etc., some minor faults but Fine overall
    Start Price : 150.00 USD
    Current Opening : 150.00 USD
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    Lot# : 2064 Great Britain

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    GREAT BRITAIN, CP1, 1870 ½d Lilac on buff, well-struck London WC OC 1 70 date of issue cancel, backstamped Cardiff the same day, printer's ad on back, some insignificant aging on the edges and some spots on back side but an overall Very Fine and choice
    Start Price : 200.00 USD
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    Lot# : 2065 Great Britain

    GREAT BRITAIN, Cancelling Devices Used on Britain's First Postal Card Exhibit Collection, 105 postal cards with majority neatly arranged and annotated on exhibit pages, comprehensive study with various Sloper perfins, the "Arrow" cancels of London and Liverpool, etc. incl missing punches, "Orb and Cross" and "Arrow" of London and Liverpool incl missing punches, the "Punch" cancel of Bradford, Edinburgh, etc. plus additional cancels as half-round edge cut, corner cut, single hole perforator, "spear" cut, "bracket" cut, etc., usual mixed condition, VG-VF, nice collection for the specialist with much ex-Payne, Lutz
    Start Price : 400.00 USD
    Current Opening : 400.00 USD
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    Lot# : 2066 Great Britain

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    GREAT BRITAIN, CP2, 1870 ½d Lilac on buff, strong London EC OC 1 70 date of issue cancel, locally addressed, ad for "Powell's Balsam of Aniseed" for "extraordinary cure of a cough" on the back and showing a logo of a lion tied down, overall aging but still a rare first day use
    Start Price : 75.00 USD
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    Lot# : 2067 Great Britain

    GREAT BRITAIN, CP5, 1875 1¼d Brown on buff, 25 cards addressed to Europe (22, mostly Germany) or USA (3), one card to France with printed ad for farm equipment on back, some bit of edge wear from mailing, Fine group
    Start Price : 75.00 USD
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    Lot# : 2068 Great Britain

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    GREAT BRITAIN, CP6/32a, 1870/99 Postal Cards, "Specimen" overprint, 17 cards, CP6-9, 11b, 14a, 14b, 15a, 15b, 16, 17b, 19b, 20b, 25, 27 (double overprint), 28, 32a, some minor faults but an overall Fine selection
    Start Price : 60.00 USD
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    Lot# : 2069 Great Britain

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    GREAT BRITAIN, CP25, 1889 3d Red on buff, London W* SP 12 90 duplex cancel, addressed to Kilkivan Queensland (Australia), backstamped Brisbane OC 18 (?), Maryborough OC 22, Kilkivan Oc 23, message datelined Brussels (Belgium), slight bit of postal wear as expected bu a Fine and scarce use
    Start Price : 75.00 USD
    Current Opening : 150.00 USD
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    Lot# : 2070 Great Britain

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    GREAT BRITAIN, 1891 (Oct.) Essay for 1892 1d Foreign Card and Reply Card, using the 3d. "Angeli" stamp, in red plus the single card in brown, Very Fine
    Start Price : 100.00 USD
    Current Opening : 100.00 USD
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    Lot# : 2071 Great Britain

    GREAT BRITAIN, CP1-41, 1870-1901 Postal Cards, complete run of the Victorian postal cards incl some minor varieties (65 cards in all), some light toning, small adherences on back, blunted corners, etc. but an overall F-VF foundation collection
    Start Price : 150.00 USD
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    Lot# : 2072 Great Britain

    GREAT BRITAIN, CP1/41, 1870/1901 Postal Cards Collection of approx 95 mint/ unused and 380 used cards all arranged by CP number in two binders, many premium and many of the used enhanced by printed ads and images on the back side, some of the used favor canceled with assortment of event cancels, also note CP1 OC 1 1870 date of issue domestic and foreign use (both with faults), some 1st week of issue uses, numerous foreign destinations (mostly Europe or USA but note cards to Danish West Indies, Nicaragua, Barbados, Japan, Bulgaria, India, Curacao, Argentina, Cuba, Jamaica, El Salvador, Romania, New Zealand, Egypt, etc.), uprated cards, intact message-reply cards used, auxiliary markings, range of postal cancels, etc., a few highlights include CP25 mint with "Per Parcel Post" overprint, CP27 with "Glasgow & Carlisle Sorting Tender" 1894 cds, CP41 mint, CP41 reply card mint (toned), etc., typical very mixed condition but overall a Fine collection on which to expand
    Start Price : 600.00 USD
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    Lot# : 2073 Great Britain

    GREAT BRITAIN, CP42/57, 1902/11 Edward VII Postal Cards Collection of approx 45 mint/unused and 110 used cards arranged in CP order in a binder, among the used numerous foreign destinations (mostly Europe or USA but note cards to Hungary, Brazil, India, Transvaal, Mexico, Hong Kong, Russia, etc.), uprated cards, intact message-reply cards used, auxiliary markings, range of postal cancels incl machines, few with printed ads on back, etc., a few highlights include CP42 with a photo affixed on the back and charged postage due, CP46 with Aug-Sept 1902 sailing schedule for its roster of ships and with ocean liner image, etc., typical very mixed condition but overall Fine
    Start Price : 150.00 USD
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    Lot# : 2074 Great Britain

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    GREAT BRITAIN, CP88, 1925 1½d Empire Exhibition, Exhibition Jul 3 1925 slogan cancel, addressed to Canada, bit of postal wear, Fine use
    Start Price : 60.00 USD
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    Lot# : 2075 Great Britain

    GREAT BRITAIN, CP58/95, 1911/36 George V Postal Cards Collection of approx 105 mint/ unused and 90 used cards arranged by CP number in a binder and incl numerous varieties, uprated cards, intact message-reply cards used, auxiliary markings, range of postal cancels incl machines, foreign destinations, etc., some premium as CP60a used (reply card unused), CP61a mint with reply card no stop after "REPLY", CP62 used to China, Japan, Java, CP64 mint (2), CP65 mint (3), CP70 mint (2) and used (reply card unused), CP72 mint and used, CP75 mint, CP79 mint (3), CP86 mint and used (London cancel), CP87-88 mint, CP93-94 mint, etc., usual mixed condition, VG-VF
    Start Price : 200.00 USD
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    Lot# : 2076 Great Britain

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    GREAT BRITAIN, CP 97, 1940 1d Carmine on cream, mint card, PO fresh with sharp corners, choice Very Fine, a rare card of which none are recorded used
    Start Price : 100.00 USD
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    Lot# : 2077 Great Britain

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    GREAT BRITAIN, CP98, 1940 1½d+1½d Brown on cream, mint card, wonderfully fresh and Very Fine, quite scarce
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    Lot# : 2078 Great Britain

    GREAT BRITAIN, CP96/105, 1940/53 George VI Postal Cards Assortment of 33 mint and 14 used cards arranged in CP order, premium include (mint unless otherwise noted) CP96 uprated used by a civilian German POW addressed to Isle of Man (a similar use on CP99), CP100 with blue framed "AIR MAIL" handstamp at upper left (for airmail service to armed forces personnel), CP101a-b mint and used to USA (reply card mint), CP102 mint (2) and used to a Japan address, CP103, CP104c PO pack of 11 cards with wrapper, some minor faults but generally F-VF
    Start Price : 100.00 USD
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    Lot# : 2079 Great Britain

    GREAT BRITAIN, 1884/99 Victoria "Stamped-To-Order" Postal Cards Collection of approx 85 mint/ unused and 65 used cards mostly in a binder, H&G K3-5 some duplication with different colors of imprint, assortment of headings and messages or advertising on the back side, variety of cancels and markings, etc., some highlights including (mint unless otherwise noted) Chiswick Press cards, cards with stamp dealer ads incl Stanley Gibbons, few uprated to addresses in Europe, usual mixed condition with most F-VF
    Start Price : 120.00 USD
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    Lot# : 2080 Great Britain

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    GREAT BRITAIN, CS25, 1908 ½d Yellow green, London Aug 17 09 machine cancel, locally addressed, printed gold company message on back, Very Fine and scarce (H&G K10)
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    Lot# : 2081 Great Britain

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    GREAT BRITAIN, CS30, 1909 ½d+½d Yellow green, message card with London Jun 12 11 machine cancel and ad for "Zog/ Cleans White Paint" with printed sales message on back, reply card unused with same ad on address side, 60mm scissor cut separation between cards but still Fine and scarce (H&G K12)
    Start Price : 50.00 USD
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    Lot# : 2082 Great Britain

    GREAT BRITAIN, CS32, 1909 ½d Yellow green, two folded cards from "Credit Italiano" of London and with affixed address label to Amsterdam, each with a circled "F.S." cancel, printed inside messages concerning financial transactions and rates (each card different), Amsterdam February or May 1912 backstamps, some toning around the address labels but otherwise Fine and scarce especially to Europe (H&G K12B)
    Start Price : 50.00 USD
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    Lot# : 2083 Great Britain

    GREAT BRITAIN, 1902/09 Edward VII "Stamped-To-Order" Postal Cards Assortment of 9 unused and 13 used cards, note better as H&G K7 unused (2, printed address to "The Coupe Company"), H&G K10a unused but with a receiving stamp on address side, H&G K11 to New Zealand, generally F-VF
    Start Price : 75.00 USD
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    Lot# : 2084 Great Britain

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    GREAT BRITAIN, CS35, 1911 1d Carmine, picture of "The Royal Exchange and Bank of England, London", London Oct 26 11 machine roller cancel, addressed to USA, insurance company ad on address side, fresh and Very Fine (H&G K13 var)
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    Lot# : 2085 Great Britain

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    GREAT BRITAIN, CS35, 1911 1d Carmine, picture of "The Royal Exchange and Bank of England, London", London Aug 30 11 machine roller cancel, addressed to USA and forwarded, Cherryvale Kans Sep 8 (1911) receiving cancel, insurance company ad on address side, bit of postal wear but still Fine and scarce card (H&G K13 var)
    Start Price : 50.00 USD
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    Lot# : 2086 Great Britain

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    GREAT BRITAIN, 1911/15 (?) ½d Green "Stamped-To-Order" Postal Card Proof Pairs on slightly different colr card stocks, each with a pencil notation at bottom right "1911/15/ Proof/ 30-" in the same handwriting, vertical pair on lighter stock 149x211mm (trivial light wrinkles), the horizontal pair 231x90mm. Very Fine
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    Lot# : 2087 Great Britain

    GREAT BRITAIN, 1913/41 George V "Stamped-To-Order" Postal Card Collection of approx 35 mint/unused and 35 used cards highlighted by H&G K14a-b mint, K14a uprated to Denmark, K14G used to San Francisco, K15 used to Germany, K16a unused and used to France, K17a unused with embossed 1d revenue on back, K17b used, K17c unused, K17c used to Antwerp with a printed "Houlder Line/ River Plate Fast Mail Service" schedule, K19b unused (clean face, printed return address on back), K20 unused, K20 with "British Industries Fair" machine slogan cancel (reply card unused), K22b mint, K23 used to USA, K24 mint, K24a mint and used to Sweden, etc., usual mixed condition with most F-VF
    Start Price : 150.00 USD
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    Lot# : 2088 Great Britain

    GREAT BRITAIN, 1941/56 George VI "Stamped-To-Order" Postal Cards Selection of 13 unused and 7 used cards including H&G K27 unused, K27a unused. K27 var (CS99) unused with 1d revenue on back, K27c unused, K28b "Specimen" handstamp on back, K28b unused, K28c unused, K32 used (reply card unused, some stapleholes), K38a unused, K44 unused, K45a unused, etc., F-VF
    Start Price : 100.00 USD
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    Lot# : 2089 Great Britain

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    GREAT BRITAIN, H&G A1, A1b, 1892 1d Carmine, used letter sheets, each a full 2-color ad for different tailors (one with image of two well-dressed gentlemen), some small tone spots but still Fine and rare advertising in letter cards
    Start Price : 50.00 USD
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    Lot# : 2090 Great Britain

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    GREAT BRITAIN, H&G A12-14, 1940 1d/ 2½d Letter Cards, 1½d gummed on front, 1d+1½d (2) gummed on front or back, 2½d gummed on front, F-VF (CP LCP13a, 14a, 14b, 15a)
    Start Price : 60.00 USD
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    Lot# : 2091 Great Britain

    GREAT BRITAIN, 1892/1952 Letter Cards Collection of approx 65 mint and 85 used cards arranged by reign in a binder, most of the used Victorian and Edward VII period uprated, numerous premium incl (mint unless otherwise noted) H&G A1 "Specimen" overprint, mint (7 in various shades) and used (29 in various shades incl many uprated to foreign destinations and one with stamp dealer ad to Austria), A2 "Specimen" overprint, A3A mint (3) and used to USA, A7 mint and used, A8 "Specimen" overprint, A9 mint (2) and used (4), A9a, A10 mint (3) and used (2), A11 mint and used, A12, A13 used to USA, etc., usual mixed condition especially in the used and a small number of the mint will be all or partially sealed, typical mixed condition with most F-VF
    Start Price : 250.00 USD
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    Lot# : 2092 Great Britain

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    GREAT BRITAIN, H&G B3a, 1841 1d Pink on Mulready envelope paper, opened for display, 10mm edge break on back left side flap along the blue thread, few small hinge remainders, Fine example (Huggins EP5a)
    Start Price : 100.00 USD
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    Lot# : 2093 Great Britain

    GREAT BRITAIN, H&G B3-4, 1841-42 1df, 2d Envelopes Specialized Collection of approx 30 mint and 60 used envelopes plus a few specimen overprints primarily arranged in Huggins order in a binder, includes paper (incl Mulready and Dickinson), thread, and knife varieties, some used with Maltese Cross cancels, etc., nearly all the mint and Specimen envelopes opened up for display, some highlights include (Huggins number, mint unless otherwise noted) EP3b, EP5a used (5), EP5b, EP6a, EP6c (2), EP6da, Specimens 1d (2), 2d (4), Proofs 1d (1), etc., usual mixed condition but Fine overall, ideal for the specialist
    Start Price : 500.00 USD
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    Lot# : 2094 Great Britain

    GREAT BRITAIN, H&G B6, 1850/51 1d Envelopes Specialized Assortment of 13 mint and 105 used envelopes mostly sorted by Huggins number, assorted sizes, knives, seals, etc., some of the mint opened up for display, incl (Huggins numbers, mint unless otherwise noted) EP7a "Specimen" overprint, EP7b, EP8b, etc., most of the used varieties of EP8, usual mixed condition, VG-VF
    Start Price : 100.00 USD
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    Lot# : 2095 Great Britain

    GREAT BRITAIN, H&G B7/13, 1857/94 Envelopes Collection of approx 60 mint and 130 used envelopes generally in Huggins number order in a binder, includes assorted paper and size varieties, note some better as (Huggins number, mint unless otherwise noted) EP12, EP14 used (3), EP15 mint and used (uprated), EP19 (2), EP21 "Specimen" overprint, EP23 "Specimen" overprint, EP26 "Specimen" overprint, EP29 double impression of indicia, EP30 double impression (2 incl one with the impression on the back side), EP30 used from Isle of Wight to Natal, EP33 registered use (uprated), EP34 uses to New Zealand and Hong Kong, EP34 "Specimen" overprint (2), EP36 Specimen" overprint, EP39 used (2), etc., usual mixed condition, VG-VF
    Start Price : 150.00 USD
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    Lot# : 2096 Great Britain

    GREAT BRITAIN, H&G B14./18, 1902/11 Edward VII Envelopes Collection of approx 35 mint/unused and 25 used envelopes with some minor duplication, better include (Huggins numbers, mint unless otherwise noted), EP43 "Specimen" overprint (2 different types), EP44 "Specimen" overprint, EP47 mint and used, EP50 "Specimen" overprint, EP53 used, etc., usual mixed condition, VG-VF
    Start Price : 60.00 USD
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    Lot# : 2097 Great Britain

    GREAT BRITAIN, H&G B19/25C, 1913/34 George V Envelopes Collection of 29 mint/ unused and 31 used envelopes with some minor duplication, includes (Huggins numbers, mint unless otherwise noted) EP58 used, EP59 mint (2) and used, EP62, EP64 (light vertical bend), EP64 used (light crease, 1941 use but quite rare used), EP65 used (tone spots at left side), EP66 mint and used, EP67 mint, etc., generally F-VF
    Start Price : 150.00 USD
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    Lot# : 2098 Great Britain

    GREAT BRITAIN, H&G B26/30, 1939/51 George VI Envelopes Selection of 11 mint and 20 used envelopes with (Huggins numbers, mint unless otherwise noted) EP75, EP76 with strong offset impression of indicia inside envelope, generally F-VF
    Start Price : 50.00 USD
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    Lot# : 2099 Great Britain

    GREAT BRITAIN, Advertising Collars on Postal Stationery Envelopes and Wrappers Collection of 6 mint/ unused envelopes and 12 used envelopes (1) or wrappers (10 full, 1 front), all the wrappers with a "W.H. Smith & Sons" (various colors) collar, envelope collars include "William Lincoln", "International Fur Store", "The Home News", "Parkins & Gotto", "Savory & Moore" and "Fordham & Son", also includes a some wrapper fronts and stationery cut squares, note 2d wrapper to Guatemala, 2d wrapper front to China, usual mixed condition, VG-VF
    Start Price : 150.00 USD
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    Lot# : 2100 Great Britain

    GREAT BRITAIN, H&GKB1/27, 1855/1901 Victoria "Stamperd-To-Order" Envelopes, Single Stamp, collection of approx 80 mint/unused and 90 used envelopes filed in Huggins number order in a bulging binder, some duplication including paper color and envelope size varieties, includes (Huggins number, mint unless otherwise noted) ES2 used (7 incl some printed on newspaper wrapper), ES6 (3), ES7 letter sheet used, ES8, ES10 proof on thin parchment (2), ES11 with three stamp impressions, ES13, ES14 proofs (2 on white or blue), ES16 proof (3), ES17(2), ES22a registered to India, ES25b mint (2) and used to Amsterdam, ES27, etc., usual mixed condition with many of the used some light to moderate postal wear, generally F-VF
    Start Price : 250.00 USD
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