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Canadian Map Stamp of 1898, The

by Tomlinson, Frederick

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Black Sheep Books
Published
1972
Condition
Good
Item Price
$20.00

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U.K.: Canadian Philatelic Society of Grerat Britain, 1972 Book was first published in 1960, this is a 1972 reprint. White soft cover with black titling and decorative border, staple binding, black and white plates throughout, 47 pages. Cover has multiple pale foxing spots and a few small marks of discolouration, upper corner is bumped and can be seen… Read more
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$20.00
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Canada - The Admiral Issue, 1911 - 1925

by Marler, George C.

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Black Sheep Books
Published
1980
Condition
Good-
Item Price
$20.00

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Toronto, Ontario: Unitrade Press, 1980 "This work is a reproduction of the original work published in April 1949 as a handbook of the American Philatelic Society under the title 'Canada: Notes on the 1911-1925 Issue.'" Yellow card cover with black titling and illustration on front, black and white illustrations throughout, 75 pages, publisher's advertising on last page. Cover has… Read more
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$20.00
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Business of National Importance: The Royal Mail Shipping Group 1902-1937

by Green, Edwin & Michael Moss

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Black Sheep Books
Published
1982
Condition
Good+ to Very Good-
ISBN
9780416322200
Item Price
$20.00

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London: Methuen & Co. Ltd., 1982 A study of the Royal Mail Group. Green cloth with gilt titling on spine, green end papers, black and white frontispiece, illustrated with black and white photographs, 291 pages. Cover has minor edge wear, light shelf wear, a few small, pale smudges on cover, ephemera tipped in to front end papers, text… Read more
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$20.00
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Atlantic Mails: A History of the Mail Service Between Great Britain and Canada to 1889

by Arnell, J.C. & K.S. Mackenzie

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Black Sheep Books
Published
1980
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Limited/Numbered/Signed
ISBN
9780919882072
Item Price
$175.00

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Ottawa, Canada: National Postal Museum, 1980 1980 Limited Edition, #4/250, signed by the second author. Book is an anomoly - it should be signed by the main author, according to the limitation page; this copy was not. It is from the library of the second author, who has signed it. Book deals with "the postal history of the… Read more
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$175.00
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Zeppelinpost LZ 129 Hindenburg

by Duggan, John

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Black Sheep Books
Published
2004
Condition
Very Good-
Item Price
$40.00

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Ickenham, U.K.: Zeppelin Study Group, 2004 Zeppelinpost Study Series, Handbook No. 9. Book is a companion volume to LZ129 Hindenburg - The Complete Story, the purpose of which is to "present the story and an analysis of the mail carried by this, the last passenger-carrying great airship." Colourfully illustrated blue soft cover with black titling on front, white titling… Read more
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$40.00
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British Mails of the Graf Zeppelin, The

by Field, C.E.

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Black Sheep Books
Published
1987
Condition
Very Good-
Item Price
$12.50

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Sutton Coldfield, W. Midlands, U.K.: Francis J. Jield Ltd., 1987 Contents are a guide to British mail carried by the Graf Zeppelin. Off-white card cover with black titling, staple binding, 15 pages. Previous owner's name sticker inside front cover. Book is clean and bright. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges… Read more
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$12.50
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New York: Scott Publishing Co., 1979 One Hundred and Thirty-fifth Edition in Four Volumes - this being Volume III. Book is "the most comprehensive compendium of U.S. Philatelic material, organized and indexed by the Scott Catalogue numbering system and priced by the leading experts in the field. Green soft cover with white and black titling, black and white… Read more
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$20.00
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Les Petits Meubles

by Janneau, Guillaume

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Black Sheep Books
Condition
Good+ to Very Good-
Item Price
$38.00

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Paris, France: Ediitions D'art Charles Moreau Baudouin Successeur Book is written in French. White soft cover with black titling and illustration on front, 36 pages of text, illustrated with 52 black and white plates of furniture, as well as some reproductions of signatures. Edges of cover sunned, otherwise book is clean and tight. Shipping charges are calculated… Read more
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$38.00
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Early Caucasian Rugs

by Ellis, Charles Grant

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Black Sheep Books
Published
1976
Condition
Good
Item Price
$19.00

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Washington, D.C.: Textile Museum, 1976 This catalogue was published in conjunction with a special anniversary exhibition of Early Caucasian rugs, November 11, 1975- March 6, 1976 on the occasion of the fiftieth anniversary of the Textile Museum. Colourfully illustrated soft cover with white titling, illustrated throughout with black & white and colour plates, 112 pages. Cover has… Read more
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$19.00
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Portneuf Pottery and Other Early Wares; Poterie Portneuf et Autres Vaisselles Anciennes

by Finlayson, R.W.

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Black Sheep Books
Published
1972
Condition
Very Good-
Item Price
$30.00

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Don Mills, Ontario: Longman Canada Limited, 1972 Translated by Renee Claereboudt, Introduction by Gerald Stevens. Book is written in both French and English. The history of Portneuf pottery, which is not from Portneuf, Quebec but from Scotland. Tan hard cover with gilt titling on spine, yellow end papers, illustrated throughout with both colour and black and white plates,… Read more
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$30.00
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London: Bonhams 1793 Limited, 2007 An illustrated auction catalogue from Bonhams, for Tuesday, 13 November, 2007. Colourfully illustrated grey soft cover, white titling on spine, white and light blue titling on front, colour and black and white illustrations throughout, 259+ pages. Cover has minor edge wear, minor shelf wear, lower corners lightly bumped, book is clean, bright and… Read more
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$16.00
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Complete Guide to French-Canadian Antiques

by Lessard, Michel

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Black Sheep Books
Published
1974
Condition
Good+
ISBN
9780771599958
Item Price
$14.00

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Agincourt, Ontario: Gage Educational lPublishing Ltd., 1974 Translated by Elisabeth Abbot. Book includes information on furniture, wooden objects, ceramics, glass, tinsmithy, lamps, foundry, forge, silver plate, works of art, pewter, tools, toys, firearms, papers, books, stamps, money, medals buttons, styles, etc., as well as a bibliography and a glossary. Illustrated soft cover with blak and brown titling on spine… Read more
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$14.00
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Complete Checklist of Science-Fiction Magazines

by Day, Bardford M. (Editor)

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Black Sheep Books
Published
1961
Condition
Good
Item Price
$20.00

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New York: Science-fiction & Fantasy Publication, 1961 A checklist of periodicals of thge super-imaginative genre as science-fiction, fantasy, fantastic adventures and weird tales. Not included are comic books and magazines with only partial fantasy content. The list of mystery-weird magazines is incomplete. Blue card cover with black titling to front, staple binding, 63 pages. Sunning around the edges,… Read more
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$20.00
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Manuscripts, Annotated Books, Literary and Historical Portraits, Artefacts and Works of Art

by Roy Davids Ltd.

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Black Sheep Books
Condition
Good to Very Good
Item Price
$14.00

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Oxfordshire, U.K.: Roy Davids Ltd. Auction catalogue, circa 1996. Colourfully illustrated tan cover with black titling, black and white frontispiece, illustrated throughout with black and white plates, 146 pages. Lower spine end has a quarter-inch closed tear and is bumped, text block edges have some minor smudges, otherwise book is in great shape. Shipping charges are… Read more
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$14.00
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Collector's Encyclopedia of Carnival Glass

by Hand, Sherman

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Black Sheep Books
Published
1978
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780891450719
Item Price
$16.00

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Paducah, Kentucky: Collector Books, 1978 Book contains a lovely array of colour plates of carnival glass. Bronze coloured hard cover with white titling on spine and front, approximately 122 pages of colour photographs, with a detailed description of each item pictured. Negligible wear and small pressure mark to lower edge, sticker ghost on first end paper, slight musty… Read more
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British Furniture Makers

by Gloag, John

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Black Sheep Books
Published
1946
Condition
Very Good-
Item Price
$13.75

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London: Collins, 1946 Britain in Pictures series. Brown boards with white titling on front and spine, white illustration and border on front, illustrated with 8 plates in colour and 25 illustrations in black and white, 47 pages. Corners and edges have minor wear, book is clean, bright and tight. Dust jacket has light wear to spine edges and ends and… Read more
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$13.75
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English Furniture and Furniture Makers of the 18th Century

by Clouston, R.S.

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Black Sheep Books
Published
1906
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$24.00

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London: Hurst and Blackett, Limited, 1906 Clouston explains the changes in furniture design through the 18th century. Green cloth, gilt titling to spine, black and white illustrations throughout, 362 pages plus index. Cover has edge wear, free corners slightly bend inwards,four- inch split to back gutter, text block edges darkened and have occasional spots, foxing to endpapers, partial… Read more
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$24.00
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Collectibles Market Guide & Price Index

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Black Sheep Books
Condition
Very Good-
Edition
Fourteenth Edition
Item Price
$14.00

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Barrington, Illinois: Collectors' Information Bureau Subtitled "Limited Edition: Plates, Figurines, Cottages, Bells, Graphics, Ornaments, Dolls, Steins." Over 550 pages of the latest information on limited edition collectibles, covers clubs, tours, artists and news, advice on collecting, insuring and trading on the secondary market, 80 illustrated feature stories, plus pricing information and secondary market values for over 50,000 items. Colourful… Read more
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$14.00
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New York: Morgan & Morgan Inc. This facsimile, published by Morgan & Morgan, Inc., New York, of E. & H.T. Anthony's 1891 camera catalogue that was issued during a period of transition in photographic equipment, gives an idea of the types of equipment in use by amateurs and is a must for anyone interested in the technology, art, or… Read more
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$20.00
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Leica Complete Illustrated Price List of Leica Cameras and Accessories

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Condition
Good to Very Good-
Item Price
$22.00

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New York: E. Leitz, Inc. Booklet No. 1275. Circa 1939. Off-white soft cover with black titling and illustration, illustrated throughout with black and white plates, 1939 price sheet in back of book. Booklet has a slightly musty odour, otherwise is without flaws. 96 pages, 6 page pricelist. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg.… Read more
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$22.00