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Australia: Picture Postcards 1898-1920 by D Cook, 215pgs plus 8 colour plates, pub 1986. Still an invaluable reference book.
 SOLD at A$70
Australia: Generic Golden-Era collection with Wool Teams (2) Pictorial Greetings inc 'Real Photo' styles, 1905 NSW 5d Green Stamp 50 Year Jubilee, Aust War-Ships HMAS Melbourne & HMAS Warrego. Lord Hopetoun Governor General, Bush Views & Ocean Waves. Some sl mixed condition. Mostly F-VF UN/U. (64).
 SOLD at A$140
Australia: General Collection (92) with Canberra 1930s coloured Views (6) QLD (25) inc Rly Stn Townsville, North Quay Brisbane, Abbott St Cairns & Mannum Bowling & Croquet Clubs (in flood). South Aust (16) inc Adelaide (coloured Artist type) & Adelaide street views (3) inc one issued by 'Publicity & Tourist Bureau' & the Terrace Port Pirie West (real photo). Victoria (35) inc 'Train Passing Through Flood Waters South Yarra (near Toorak Rd), 1940s Melbourne real photos (2), City Baths Melbourne, plus various other Landmarks or country views. Also Tasmania (6) & West Aust (5). Most pre WWII, generally F-VF. (92)
 SOLD at A$300
Australia - New South Wales: Collection to Modern Era, mostly Golden Age period inc Greetings (9 diff locations). Sydney Scenes inc King Street. Suburbs inc Botany, (Surry Hills) Beehives, Coogee Beach, Hunters Hill, Mosmans Bay, Neutral Bay & Rose Bay Convent. Country Views inc Bathurst 'Snow Scene', Tweed Heads, Paw Paw Plantation, Blue Mountains Views, Experimental Farm Wagga. Plus others. Also 2 'Drop Downs' for Moruya & Goulburn. Mixed UN/U. F-VF. (82).
Australia-Northern Territory: Circa 1920 CofA 'Northern Territory Series' (with Coat of Arms rev) set? of 16 with a variety of views inc 'Darwin from the Pier', Railway Goods Yard, 'Coconut Grove Darwin', Darwin State School, 'Cape Van Diemen,' New School Pine Creek & 'Fine Grassed Flats Stapleton'. F-VF UN, not seen by us before. These 'semi-official' cards not listed in Kornan 1987. Also 'Crocodile in Spotlight' 1930s-40s 'Kodak' real photo PPC. (17). (P)
Australia: Zieher style 'Consumptive Home' stamp cards for NSW & Qld, both with Aust Coat of Arms & vignettes, plus NZ with 4 stars in centre. Then VSM cards with Vic (2) with Bourke St or St Kilda vignettes & WA with Hay St vignette. Minor rev foxing. VF. (6) (P)
 SOLD at A$150
Coin cards: Ca 1900-1910 embossed Zeiher type single Country Coin sets, neat concise collection with 19 diff Countries inc Argentina, Belgium (3), Egypt (4), France (4), Hungary (2), Mexico (8), Netherlands Indies, Prussia (2), Serbia (3), Switzerland, Turkey (5), Uruguay & Venezuela. Nearly all diff, mostly with National Flags. Also 2 German banknote cards. All postally Used, odd minor flt, generally F-VF condition. (48).
Coin cards: Ca 1900-1910 embossed single country coin sets. Extensive UN collection with 32 diff European/South American Countries inc Argentina (14), Belgium (18), Bulgaria (10), Chile (16), France (20), Germany 1923-25 (4), Prussia (9), Italy (18), Mexico (20), Morocco (12), Netherlands (22), Netherlands Indies (9), Peru (20), Serbia (11), Spain (24), Sweden/Norway (3), Sweden (10), Switzerland (9), Turkey (26), Uruguay (9) & Venezuela (11). Overall fresh & clean. An extraordinary all diff assembly inc 'minor' variation, majority inc national flags. In short a simply superb collection. Fine-VF UN. (360). (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$2500
Diverse group inc Norfolk Island 'Pine Avenue' (pmk Lawson NSW 1906), Aust Artist JA Turner 'Afternoon Tea'. NSW (40) inc Shearing Shed Hungerford (real photo), Sydney Views with Queen's Square, Circular Quay, Coogee, Middle Harbour & Mosman's Bay. Actresses (7, pub by Talma). Then Country Town & 2 souvenir booklets. Victoria (8) inc 1920s 'St Kilda Road' real photo. Australia 1915 KGV 1d scenic Lettercard with view 'Officers & Men on HMAS Australia'. New Zealand 2 1880s real photos (18x9cm) of Auckland featuring Metropolitan Hotel, Royal Oyster Saloon & Excelsior Hotel. GB PPC (35) inc London, Oxford, Rhyl, Southport & various greetings. Scandinavia 1930s-40s PPC (27), mainly greetings, plus odd real photo view, other Europe (13) inc Australian Banknote card. Sl mixed G-F/VF. Conservative reserve. (125).
 SOLD at A$200
Great Britain: Advertising early 1900s group of 20 inc Antarctic Explorer with 'Keens Mustard' banner, Edison Lamps Blotters (4 diff), Edison Phonograph, 'King George IV' Whisky, St Enoch Station Hotel Glasgow & Cadburys Chocolate Bourneville. Also 1920s(?) Paramount Pictures Film Stars (4 diff). Odd flt, mostly F-VF. (20). (P)
Great Britain: British Royalty Collection to 1940s (50) inc Tuck 'Queens Dolls House' set of 8 Oilettes, QV Memorials, Extended Family photos, KEVII Mourning & others to Edward VIII & KGVI. 1950s-80s Elizabeth Era (60) inc Family Portraits, Processions then Princes Harry & William, Charles & Diana & plus odd caricature. Also French 'Palais De Versailles' selection. F-VF, moderns near new. (122).
Greetings: inc Hands Across the Sea, Christmas, New Year & Easter Greetings, Comic, Romance. Also non-PPC greetings cards (32) mainly Christmas/New Year wide variety inc advertising, chromo-litho prints, Birds & Flowers. Mixed UN/U. F-VF. (65)
Hotels: Collection of around 100 diff Drinking Houses, Inns, Hostels & Hotels from around the world. Huge variety with both outside & inside views. Mostly VF UN. (100).
Military: Collection inc GB Edwardian/WWI Cap badges (7). WWI British Empire Patriotic (17) inc NZ 1915 Christmas Card, GB/France 'Hands Across the Sea' & WWI Views inc (NZ) Battalion Headquarters under Snow, Submarine E6 & German abuse of the White Flag. Many others inc Comic Cards, WWII Hampden Bomber, USA Training Camps plus WWI Era Silk 'Patriotic' (6 diff). Also modern cards (34) with 24 diff 18th Century Military Horsemen & 10 diff Imperial War Museum Gallantry Awards cards. Mostly F-VF. Hard to find. (95).
 SOLD at A$425
New Zealand: Collection to 1950s (63) in Dunedin Botanical Gardens on metallic aluminium. Other major City Views inc Auckland, Caroline Bay, Hastings, Mount Eden, Nelson, Oamaru, Queenstown, Rangito & Wellington. Also Edwardian Era 'Souvenir Folder' plus Rural & Tourist Views inc Fox Glacier, Lake Wakatipu, Mitre Peck, Mount Cook, Skippers Gorge & Waimango Geyser. Also group of 12 modern colour cards. (75).
USA: Collection to 1960s inc Vintage City Views inc San Francisco Fire 1906, Akron Ohio, Coney Island, Los Angeles, New York, Oakland & Salt Lake City booklet of 12. Also Rural Views inc Niagara Falls, Country Scenes, Lakes & Canyons. UN/U, generally F-VF. (115).
World: Eclectic accumulation to 1930s-40s (160) inc Artist types, Children, Comic, Exotic Panoramas, Fashion/Glamour, Greetings, International Exhibitions, Real Photo Portraits, Romance, Ships & WWI Battle Scenes. Also another 15 modern Pictorials. Mixed UN/U, viewing essential! (175).
 SOLD at A$325
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