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Auction Name Postcards; Cigarette and Trade Cards; Photographs, Autographs, and Ephemera Total Sales (GBP) 64,862.01
Auction Date November 15, 2023 - November 15, 2023 Low Estimate of Lots Sold (GBP) 16,445.00
Sale Number #111523 High Estimate of Lots Sold (GBP) 26,295.00
Total Lots 308
Sold Lots 187 Low Estimate of All Lots (GBP) 27,715.00
% of Lots Sold 60.71% High Estimate of All Lots (GBP) 44,455.00
Unsold Lots 121 Total Sales as a % of High Est. 145.91%

Top twenty-five by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
3101

A collection of 16 D. & J. Macdonald 'Cricketers' cigarette cards circa 1902

circa 1902 GBP 150.00 - 250.00 GBP 4,233.00
3290

A collection of approximately 468 postcards in two albums and loose

GBP 400.00 - 600.00 GBP 3,237.00
3100

A part-set of 29 (of 30) Wm Clarke 'Cricketer Series' cigarette cards circa 1901

circa 1901 GBP 150.00 - 250.00 GBP 2,988.00
3320

AUTOGRAPH

GBP 300.00 - 500.00 GBP 2,490.00
3103

A large collection of cigarette and trade cards in seven albums and loose

GBP 300.00 - 500.00 GBP 2,365.50
3359

A collection of approximately 200 autographed photographs

GBP 200.00 - 400.00 GBP 2,241.00
3289

An impressive collection of approximately 1367 postcards relating to the British Empire Exhibition in fourteen albums

GBP 1,300.00 - 1,800.00 GBP 2,116.50
3099

A part-set of 12 (of 20) Faulkner 'Cricketers Series' cigarette cards circa 1902.

circa 1902. GBP 150.00 - 250.00 GBP 2,116.50
3367

FAMILY TREE. A de Bitton and Button family genealogy or pedigree

GBP 150.00 - 250.00 GBP 1,992.00
3321

WINSTON CHURCHILL. Two typed letters signed by Winston S. Churchill on '10 Downing Street' headed paper dated September 6

1952 GBP 100.00 - 150.00 GBP 1,992.00
3095

A set of 50 Wills 'Cricketers' cigarette cards circa 1896.

circa 1896. GBP 800.00 - 1,200.00 GBP 1,992.00
3358

A collection of approximately 200 autographed photographs

GBP 200.00 - 400.00 GBP 1,867.50
3355

AUTOGRAPHS. A large collection of approximately 450 signed letters

GBP 300.00 - 500.00 GBP 1,618.50
3325

SPORT. Two ticket stubs for a Serie 1 match in the first FIFA World Cup in 1930 held in Uruguay at Montevideo

GBP 200.00 - 400.00 GBP 1,618.50
3357

A collection of approximately 200 autographed photographs

GBP 200.00 - 400.00 GBP 1,245.00
3104

A collection of cigarette and trade cards in seventeen albums

GBP 400.00 - 600.00 GBP 1,245.00
3097

A group of cricketing cigarette cards

circa 1897 GBP 100.00 - 150.00 GBP 1,245.00
3366

GRANT OF ARMS. A George III grant of arms awarded to Revd George Burrard and his descendants in 1815

GBP 250.00 - 350.00 GBP 1,058.25
3098

A Taddy 'County Cricketers' cigarette card circa 1907 of 'Dr W.G. Grace' with Imperial back.

circa 1907 GBP 150.00 - 250.00 GBP 996.00
3356

AUTOGRAPHS. A collection of approximately 200 autographed photographs

GBP 200.00 - 400.00 GBP 933.75
3324

AUTOGRAPH. A black and white photograph signed by Christopher Reeve depicting the actor in the role of Superman

GBP 100.00 - 150.00 GBP 871.50
3227

A collection of 32 postcards mostly relating to aviation at Shoreham-by-Sea

GBP 120.00 - 180.00 GBP 871.50
3304

Four albums containing approximately 278 postcards relating to naval training ships

GBP 100.00 - 150.00 GBP 809.25
3292

An album containing approximately 118 postcards of London

GBP 100.00 - 150.00 GBP 809.25
3085

An album of cigarette cards including a set of 10 Edwards

GBP 300.00 - 500.00 GBP 747.00
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    Books, Autographs & Manuscripts
    March 6th-7th 2024
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    Gonnelli: Futurism
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    March 6, 2024
    Toronto Book Auctions, Mar. 6: [ART BOOK MONOGRAPH] DAVID BURLIUK WITH ORIGINAL DRAWING and Signed twice. David Burliuk Rare ACA Gallery exhibition catalogue, undated. CA$400 – 800
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    ART-PHOTO-SIGNED-BOOKS-MILITARY(NON)FICTION
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    Toronto Book Auctions, Mar. 6: WILBUR SMITH: THE DARK OF THE SUN. Heinemann, UK, 1965. Signed First edition. CA$800 – 1,200
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    ART-PHOTO-SIGNED-BOOKS-MILITARY(NON)FICTION
    March 6, 2024
    Toronto Book Auctions, Mar. 6: [MILITARY FICTION]. 8 VOLUMES SOLD TOGETHER. INCLUDING: Canada's Royal Military College. REVIEW, THE STONE FRIGATE, A HISTORY OF THE RMC… CA$300 – 400
    Toronto Book Auctions, Mar. 6: [WW1] CANADIAN (C.S.E.F.) SIBERIA 1918-1919 PHOTO ALBUM. With approximately 303 original official war photographs, postcards, and personal photographs. CA$8,000 – 10,000.
    Toronto Book Auctions, Mar. 6: HANS BELLMER: THE DOLL. 1995, 1st Ed. CA$150 – 300.
    Toronto Book Auctions
    ART-PHOTO-SIGNED-BOOKS-MILITARY(NON)FICTION
    March 6, 2024
    Toronto Book Auctions, Mar. 6: FAN HO; HONG KONG YESTERDAY. ModernBooks edition, 2006. First edition. 4to. CA$300 – 600.
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    Toronto Book Auctions, Mar. 6: BARBARA KRUGER PICTURE/READINGS. [Self-Published], 1978 First edition. CA$800 – 1,200.
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