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Spain

 

 

 

 

1

1870 Duke de la Torre Regency 19cu (Ed 114;SG 182) Sperati forged die proof (No377) in black - superb

£75.00

2

1872 Amadeo 4pta (Ed 128;SG 261) Sperati  forged die proof (No 296) in black - superb

£75.00

3

1922/9 Alfonso 25c Die 1, perf 14, in blue (Ed NE 23) prepared for use but unissued and with Specimen (A000,000) control   number, fine m/m

£75.00

4

1922/9 Alfonso sideface 4 & 10ptas (Ed 322/3) errpors of colour - 4pta in issued colour of 10pta & 10pta in issued colour of 4pta -both stamps have Specimen (A000,0000) controls.  The 4pta is perf 14 & 10pta is 13x11.5 (Galvez Specialised Cat Nos 580, 578)  and both have Galvez guarantee marks on reverse - both fine m/m

£30.00

5

1930 PU Iberoamerica series (Ed 566/82; 583/91) good range (58) on s/c mostly imperf (ex 4), different colours etc, fine m/m -presumably all are reprints  Card 2  Card 3

£35.00

 

 

 

 

Spanish Andorra

 

 

 

 

6

1929 pictorial set (Ed 15/27) fine used

£75.00

7

1948/53 pictorial set (Ed 45/59) fine u/m

£50.00

8

1972 Europa (Ed 72) u/m

£12.00

9

1972 Europa (Ed 72) forgery u/m

£3.00

10

1938 Charity set (Ed Ben 1/6) fine  lightly m/m

£40.00

 

 

 AUCTION Feb 2021

 

 Auction has now closed, unsold lots are listed below

 

 

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1 - Stamps – Spain

 

2 Pre-stamp Covers                         3 19th Century Covers                       4 Covers 1900-1936                                    5 Spanish Civil War Covers

 

                        6 Post 1939 Covers                         7 TPO Covers                                   8 Covers Bulk & Miscellaneous                       9 Postal Stationery

 

10 Colonies                                       11 Back of the Book                         12 Books – Philatelic Literature                    13 Books – Catalogues

 

                                                            14 Books - History & Travel             Sale Lists

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Stamps Spain

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1

1850

6c Ed 1 just 4 margin, lightly used, tiny nick RHS, toned.   reverse

£3.00

 

2

1850

6c Ed 1a, 4 margin, small ink mark on reverse

£3.00

 

3

1855

1L official Ed 38, close RHS, mounted mint   reverse

£5.00

 

5

1860

2c Ed 51 4 good margins, cartwheel '2' cancel    reverse

£4.00

 

6

1862

2R green, Ed 62, 4 margin but close bottom right. Cartwheel 6 cancel   reverse

£3.00

 

7

1864

2R blue on pink paper Ed 68. 4 margin, unclear ambulante cancel   reverse

£3.00

 

8

1864

2R Ed 68 used, probably cartwheel but unclear. Design visible. 4 margin

£0.75

 

10

1867

5m Ed 93 mint, gum traces, paper adhesion top right, a little grubby, might benefit from washing. Reverse

£2.00

 

 

 

 

 

 

11

1868

200m Ed 100 light postmark, centered to right.

£1.00

 

12

1870

Ed 102-110 used on page plus couple mint and barred  18 stamps, some faults worst is 25m cut on 2 sides

£10.00

 

13

1870

10m Ed 105 lightly mounted, some gum missing, centered up and to right   reverse

£1.50

 

14

1870

25m Ed 106 mounted, some gum missing, small thin and damage to corner  reverse

£1.50

 

15

1872

2c grey Ed 116 mounted mint, couple of foxing marks.   reverse

£4.00

 

18

1878

25c Ed 194 unused. Centered left, tiny grease spot

£1.50

 

19

1879

2c Ed 200 mint, possibly unmounted. Centered up   reverse

£1.00

 

20

1889

30c Ed 222 mounted mint   reverse

£3.75

 

 

 

 

 

 

21

1889

4p Ed 227 used. Part 'VALORES DEC' cancel. Pale colour, some postmark smudging.

£3.75

 

22

1901

10c Ed 243 lightly mounted. Centered up and to right.   reverse

£1.00

 

23

1901

30c Ed 249 m mint. Centered to left. Hinge residues    reverse

£2.50

 

24

1901

50c Ed 252 mounted mint. Centered low and to right. Hinge residues     reverse

£2.00

 

25

1905

20c rose Express Ed 256c mounted mint, control A095586, nicely centered   reverse

£11.00

 

26

1907

Madrid Industries Ed SR1-SR6 Mounted mint and used set with exhibition cancel (only one shown)

£5.00

 

27

1909

30c Ed 275 mounted mint. Centered left    reverse

£0.75

 

28

1909

40c Ed 276 lightly mounted mint. Centered low    reverse

£1.50

 

29

1909

1p Ed 278 unused. Centered up and to right

£2.00

 

 

 

 

 

 

31

1920

20c Ed 290 unused

£3.75

 

32

1920

Air overprints Ed 292 - 296 mounted mint   reverse

£15.00

 

33

1922

1p Ed 321 unmounted mint, centered up. Some gum missing upper right, probably as issued.  reverse

£2.00

 

34

1926

Red Cross Ed 325 - 338 mounted mint  reverse  urgente   and reverse

£30.00

 

35

1926

Red Cross Airs 50c Ed 346 unmounted mint block of 6

£2.50

 

36

1928

Catacombs Toledo Ed 402-417 lightly mounted mint   reverse         (only top 2 values shown)

£7.50

 

37

1928

Catacombs Santiago Ed 418-433 lightly mounted mint   reverse         (only top 2 values shown)

£7.50

 

38

1929

20c Urgente Ed 454 lightly mounted, centered low and to left   reverse

£1.50

 

39

1930

Railway 10p Ed 481 mounted mint control A000088 cat €490  reverse

£100.00

 

 

 

 

 

 

41

1930

Goya postage Ed 499 - 516 mounted mint

£10.00

 

42

1930

Columbus postage Ed 531 - 546 mounted mnt (only higher values shown)   reverse

£25.00

 

43

1930

Columbus 25c to 1p Ed 539 - 543 very lightly mounted mint

£3.75

 

44

1930

Columbus triangles - 3 x 25c Ed 539, 2 x 40c Ed 541, 1 x 1p Ed 543 all mounted mint, 1 x 1p used. (NO PHOTO)

£5.00

 

45

1930

Columbus 30c Ed 540 unmounted mint

£1.00

 

46

1930

Columbus 50c Ed 542 lightly mounted mint

£0.75

 

49

1931

Personalities with control. Ed 655-61 m mint cat €220

£50.00

 

50

1933

50c blue Salmeron Ed 688 unmounted mint. Centered right and low

£0.50

 

 

 

 

 

 

51

1936

La Prensa Ed 695 - 709 mounted mint (no urgente)

£10.00

 

52

1938

Republic 7th anniverary Ed 755 mounted mint. Centered low and to right.  reverse

£3.50

 

53

1938

Defence of Madrid 45c + 2p Ed 757 unmounted mint block of 4 (marginal)

£7.50

 

57

1938

Isabel 40c Ed 858, block of 16 and block of 9, MM

£3.00

 

58

1940

Virgen del Pilar 90c Ed 908 unmounted mint block of 4

£3.50

 

 

 

 

 

 

61

1948

Franco and la Mota Ed 1024 - 1032 mounted mint  reverse

£4.00

 

63

1953

Pro TB Ed 1121 - 1123 mounted mint   reverse

£1.00

 

64

1953

Legazpi & Sorolla Ed 1124-5 fine used

£15.00

 

65

1953

Legazpi Ed 1125 fine used

£5.00

 

66

1954

3p Ano Santo fine used

£0.50

 

67

1956

Hungarian Children Ed 1200 - 1205 unmounted mint

£5.00

 

69

1967

-1971. Costumes set of 53 in unmounted mint blocks of 4   NO PHOTO

£5.00

 

70

1968

Brussels sheets Ed MS 1285-6 unmounted mint   reverse

£15.00

 

 

 

 

 

 

72

1983

Dia de Sello Ed 2719 minisheet MP2 unmounted mint

£1.00

 

73

1992

Columbus  6 sheets Ed 3204-9 unmounted mint   (Only one shown)

£3.00

 

74

1996

Juan Carlos Ed 3461 - 3464 unmounted mint

£15.00

 

75

2000

Stamp Anniversary sheet Ed MP68 unmounted mint

£1.50

 

76

2001

155p Ed SH 3790C fine used from miniature sheet

£0.75

 

77

2001

120p Ed SH 3855C  fine used from miniature sheet

£0.50

 

78

2002

Landscapes Ed 3884 - 3885 unmounted mint

£2.75

 

79

2002

Horses sheet MP78 (Ed 3898-3904) unmounted mint

£4.00

 

80

2004

Espana 2004.sheet Ed 4091 unmounted mint.

£1.50

 

 

 

 

 

 

81

2005

€ 0.28 Ed SH 4154C  fine used from miniature sheet

£0.50

 

82

2005

€ 0.78 Ed SH 4154H  fine used from miniature sheet

£0.75

 

83

2005

Juan Valera Ed 4160 unmounted mint

£2.25

 

84

2006

€ 0.57 Rubial Ed 4277  fine used

£0.50

 

85

2007

Toys booklet Ed 4288C (Ed 4288-4295) self adhesives   Cover

£3.00

 

87

2007

Fashion sheet Ed 4354 unmounted mint

£2.50

 

88

2008

Games sheet Ed 4421 unmounted mint

£1.50

 

90

2009

€ 0.78 Ed 4474  fine used 

£0.50

 

 

 

 

 

 

91

2010

Autonomy booklet Ed 4524C (Ed 4524-4531) self adhesives   Cover

£3.00

 

92

2010

Filatem 2010 sheet Ed 4575 unmounted mint

£3.00

 

93

2010

Alliance with Turkey Sheet Ed 4606 unmounted mint

£1.25

 

94

2010

Football sheet Ed 4608 unmounted mint

£2.00

 

95

2011

Autonomy booklet Ed 4613C (Ed 4613-4620) self adhesives   Cover

£3.00

 

96

2011

Identical lot (No photo)

£3.00

 

97

2011

Film sheet Ed 4650 unmounted mint

£3.00

 

98

2011

Tapestry sheet Ed 4652 unmounted mint

£3.00

 

99

2011

Aviation sheet Ed 4653 unmounted mint

£3.25

 

100

2011

Cathedrals sheet Ed 4657 unmounted mint

£3.00

 

 

 

 

 

 

101

2011

Art sheet Ed 4664 unmounted mint

£3.50

 

102

2011

Football sheets Ed 4665, 4666 unmounted mint

£8.50

 

103

2011

EXFILNA 2011 sheet Ed 4667 unmounted mint

£3.00

 

104

2011

Fashion sheet Ed 4674 unmounted mint

£3.50

 

105

2012

Architecture booklet Ed 4681C (Ed 4681-4688) self adhesives   Cover

£3.00

 

106

2012

Identical lot  (no photo)

£3.00

 

109

2012

€ 2.90 Ed SH 4736  fine used from miniature sheet

£1.50

 

 

 

 

 

 

113

2012

Football sheet Ed 4757 unmounted mint

£1.00

 

114

2014

Architecture booklet Ed 4838C (Ed 4838-4845) self adhesives.   Cover

£3.00

 

115

2014

Food sheet Ed 4886 unused (no gum)

£4.00

 

116

2014

€ 3.15 Ed SH 4886A  fine used from miniature sheet

£2.00

 

117

2014

€ 2 Ed SH 4892  fine used from miniature sheet

£1.50

 

118

2016

Felipe B Ed 5017 used

£0.75

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2. Pre-Stamp Covers

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

124

1816

Cadiz to Genoa. Violet CADIZ G&T 11., Italian rate mark

£3.00

 

125

1819

Entire Valencia to Barcelona. Red crowned 'VALENCIA' G&T 19. Red B & rate mark

£5.00

 

129

1824

Entire, Barcelona to Huth, London. Weak B/CATALVNA (G&T 26). Black 'ESPAGNE PAR PERPIGNAN', red crown, FPO arrival, rate 2/2

£8.00

 

130

1830

Entire Santander to London.  'M SANTANDER' G&T 9, Black 'ESPAGNE PAR ST JEAN-DE-LUZ' manuscript 2/2, London  arrival

£4.50

 

 

 

 

 

 

134

1835

Entire Birmingham to Bilbao. Rated 4/4 endorsed 'Via France' and 'Double'

£3.00

 

135

1837

Entire Puebla de Montalban to Madrid. No dispatch markings, just the Madrid arrival and charge' E.6  5'

£3.00

 

137

1842

Approx.  Seville to Madrid. Unclear cancels

£2.00

 

138

1842

approx. Part official cover, smudgy baeza, 4rs charge mark

£2.50

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

3 19th Century Covers

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

141

1852

Folded sheet to Madrid. 6cu Ed 12 cancelled black parilla. Unclear red baeza from Castellon, poor Madrid arrival

£3.00

 

142

1853

Oct 13th  - Wrapper Elda to Alicante, two poor Baezas

£2.00

 

143

1853

Paris to Madrid entire. Faint orange Baezas, 2R charge

£3.00

 

148

1857

Folded sheet to Madrid. 4 cu Ed 48 with black parilla, blue cds unclear, Madrid arrival   reverse

£2.50

 

 

 

 

 

 

151

1861

Madrid to Alicante. 6cu Ed 52 with smudgy no 1 cartwheel, Madrid cds, Alicante backstamp.

£2.50

 

153

1863

Valencia to Albacete entire. 2 red baezas, 7 rate mark   reverse

£1.50

 

154

1865

Wrapper Gijon to Salas.Ed 75 cds, Unclear back stamp.

£1.50

 

155

1867

Barcelona to Prades, no stamp , blue boxed 'PD' and black '5' French tax mark. Barcelona cds, red French entry mark, Prades cds.

£3.00

 

156

1877

Entire, Alicante to Barcelona, 4c Ed 48 parilla cancel

£2.00

 

157

1884

Madrid to Madrid? Blue freemail 'CONGRESO CORREOS', octagonal 'CORREO CENTRAL/ 15 JUN 84/ INI S?' boxed 'DESPUES DE LA SALIDA'    Reverse blank

£5.00

 

158

1897

Madrid to Palma. 15c Ed 219 with Madrid cds, Palma receiving mark on reverse.

£1.50

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

4 Covers 1900-1936

 

 

160

1901

10c single card Ed 40 used Barcelona to France   reverse

£0.75

 

161

1906

Postcard of Las Palmas to Norway (corner missing).  Southampton Ship Letter cancel and Kristiana arrival.  Picture

£4.00

 

162

1915

To Switzerland. Censored with tape and stamped 'OUVERT DE AUTORITE MILITAIRE"

£3.50

 

163

1917

Madrid to Paris registered. Censored in France.  Reverse

£3.50

 

164

1921

Madrid to Palma.Three line 'CORREOS Inspeccion de la iia Region MADRID. On original Shelley card priced £25

£10.00

 

165

1923

Madrid to Madrid. Envelope 15c Ed 315 cancelled roller slogan, boxed 'ONCE Y MEDIA MANANA 20 REPARTO'

£2.50

 

166

1930

to 1938 Two incoming covers to Valladolid. 1930 from UK and 1938 from Switzerland, censored in Valladolid. Salamanca backstamp.

£2.50

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

5 Spanish Civil War Covers

 

 

170

1936

17 Aug. Long envelope airmail Madrid to London, sealing tape and CENSURADA. Pencil endorsement 'First letter passed by Censor in Madrid August 1936' Note Heller says marking (RM1.1) used from 7/36   reverse

£3.50

 

171

1936

1 Oct Madrid to London with meter mark of BHA foreign branch. Censored   reverse

£4.00

 

175

1937

21 Sep Jerez de la Frontera to Leith. 30c Isabel, 2 x 10c Cid with smudgy cancels, sealing tape and violet censor Heller J11.5. Reverse blank

£3.00

 

176

1937

11 Oct. Benavente to Valladolid. 30c Isabel cancelled poor strike of Benavente, censor   similar to Heller B48.5

£2.00

 

177

1937

10 Nov. Ciempozuelos to Paris 50c franking, faint Ciempozuelos censor (unlisted in Heller). Paris arrival.   Reverse

£4.00

 

180

1937

Date unclear. Seville to San Sebastian.30c Isabella Ed 823 and Seville locl, smudgy roller cancel, Patriotic slogan and Seville censor  S86.11b

£2.50

 

 

 

 

 

 

182

1938

20 May. Santiago to UK. 4 x 15c Ferdinand, smudgy cancel, censor S59.3

£2.50

 

184

1938

18 Aug. Calatayud to San Sebastian. Envelope of 'La Compania de Alcoholes'.30c Ed 844, Censor Heller C15.2

£1.25

 

186

1938

7 Sep. Switzerland to Valladolid, Valladolid censor

£3.50

 

189

1938

5 Dec. Caceres to Valladolid. 2 x 20c Ferdinand, Caceres censor C9.6

£3.00

 

190

1938?

La Coruna to London. Censored, tax stamp on reverse.

£2.00

 

 

 

 

 

 

191

1938?

Burgos to Lerida. Date unclear. Boxed censor Heller B81.5. Reverse blank

£3.00

 

192

1938?

Postmark unclear,  ?PEDRO de SALOA?  to San Sebastian. Boxed CENSURA MILITAR GALDAMES Heller G1.1

£3.00

 

193

1939?

30c Isabella on cover to San Sebaastian. Unclear cancel, circular censor, early Granadina local on reverse

£2.00

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

6 Post 1939 Covers

 

 

194

1939

24 May. Talavera to Madrid, addressed to  'Inspeccion Femenina de Sanidad Militar'. 2 x 40c Isabel cancelled CERTIFICADO TALAVERA DE LA REINA. Talavera censor T 2.8   reverse

£4.00

 

195

1939

March. Plasencia to Valladolid. 40c Isabel, smudgy censor P42.1

£3.00

 

196

1939

September. Zaragoza to Barcelona. 2 x 20c Isabe, roller cancel, incomplete and smudgy Zaragoza censor Z 7.12b

£3.00

 

198

1939

Window envelope from Barcelona to Lerida (backstamp) censored. Barcelona tax stamp Ed 22. Reverse

£2.00

 

199

1940?

Seville to San Sebastian. Unreadable cancel, Seville censor, tax stamp on reverse.

£2.00

 

200

1940

Cover from La Coruna to USA.  40c Franco tied with signature of local Mayor and date. No postal markings, La Coruna censor.

£3.50

 

201

1941

Italians in Spain? 1L 50 of Italian stamps on cover to Rome, cancelled SERVIZIO SPECIAL M.I.S.

£8.00

 

202

1941

Madrid to Lerida from Ministry of Industry & Commerce. Official handstamp, Lerida backstamp.

£2.00

 

203

1941

San Sebastian to USA Airmail. San Sebastian and Bermuda  censors

£3.50

 

204

1943?

Leon to Valladolid. 40c Pro TB Ed 959 and 10c Huerfanos de Correos Galvez 85, smudgy cancel

£2.50

 

205

1943

4 x 10c Cid Ed 818 with Gijon cancel, sent to Bilbao. Unclear boxed censor

£2.00

 

207

1949

Canada to Tenerife, and redirected to Morocco, then Avila.. Many cancels.  reverse

£3.50

 

208

1958

Brussels min sheets Ed 1222/3 on unaddressed FDC

£15.00

 

210

1971

Postal Strike. Unaddressed envelope (label fallen off?) UK to Spain. 2/- label cancelled 11 Feb, Spanish 2ptas cancelled Barcelona 13 Feb.

£2.00

 

211

1996

Minorcan tomb Ed 3448 on Maximum card.  Reverse

£1.25

 

212

1998

Cadiz paquebot From HMS Marlborough (F233) which entered service with the Royal Navy in 1991 and served in the Middle East. Usual smudgy cancel

£1.25

 

213

2014

Menorca Talyot Ed 4910 on FDC

£1.25

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

7 TPO Covers

 

 

216

1952

Small cover to BBC. TPO cancel AMB LIERGANES- SANTANDER. Filing hole through one stamp (of 4 x 50c)

£1.50

 

219

1953

 cover to BBC. TPO cancel AMB ASC ALCOY-VALENCIA. Filing hole not touching stamps(2 x 1p)

£1.25

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

8 Covers Bulk & Miscellaneous

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

230

 

15 covers, fronts, cards etc censored.low quality postmarks, some censors good (no pictures)

£5.00

 

231

 

Similar lot

£5.00

 

232

 

Similar lot

£5.00

 

233

 

Similar lot

£5.00

 

234

 

Similar lot

£5.00

 

235

 

Similar lot

£5.00

 

236

 

Similar lot

£5.00

 

237

 

3 used ppcs, Algeciras to Transvaal 1906, Granollers to France 1915 censored, Cadiz to Barcelona 1903.  Pix

£3.00

 

238

 

4 Tenerife special covers: 1967 El Teide FDC used for the World Congress of Travel Agents, 1983 Tribute to the Canarian pilgrimage San Isidro,  1984 Statute of Autonomy Ed 2737 on FDC, 1985 Royal  Visit to the Astronomical Observatory Wd 2802 on FDC

£4.00

 

239

 

4 Tenerife special covers: 1980 IUPAC Symposium,  1984 Carnival Ed 2744 on FDC,  1995 Regional flowers exhibition,  1999 Endangered Fauna Ed 3615 on FDC

£4.00

 

240

 

4 Tenerife special covers: 1982 Philatelic exhibition - Armed Forces Ed 2659 on FDC,  1985 Philatelic exhibition - Youth Philately,  1985 Philatelic exhibition,   1999 50th Anniversary of 1st Philatelic exhibition in the Canaries

£4.00

 

241

 

4 Tenerife special covers: 1983 Centenary of the Submarine Cable,  1984 450th Anniversary of Jose de Anchieta, 1985  Canaries – Venezuala, 1997 200th Anniversary of the Battle of Santa Cruz. Ed 3500 on FDC

£4.00

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

9 Postal Stationery

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

242

1873

5c + 5c reply card Ed 6 unused (Targeta, no dot after ESPANOLA)

£6.00

 

243

1875

5c single card Ed 7 unused. Toned at top

£2.00

 

244

1875

5c single card Ed 7a addressed to Barcelona, no cancel.   Reverse

£2.00

 

247

1875

5c single card Ed 8 unused.  With 5c Ed 201 added. Damaged corners

£2.00

 

248

1882

10c single card Ed 11 unused. Corner creases

£1.50

 

249

1884

10c + 10c reply card Ed 17 unused. Starting to separate

£2.00

 

250

1884

15c + 15c reply card Ed 18 unused. Some separation

£6.00

 

 

 

 

 

 

251

1889

10c + 10c reply card Specimen Ed 23M unused. 

£6.00

 

252

1889

10c single card Ed 21 unused. Corner creases

£2.00

 

253

1889

15c + 15c reply card Specimen Ed 20 unused. Weak at joint, not listed in Laiz

£2.00

 

254

1889

15c + 15c reply card Specimen Ed 24M unused. 

£15.00

 

255

1890

5c + 5c reply card Ed 26 unused.  

£9.00

 

256

1890

5c single card specimen Ed 25M unused.  

£3.00

 

257

1893

Barcelona to Hamburg, PS card, folded. Remains of black 10c tax stamp on reverse

£1.00

 

258

1960

CIF postal cards Ed 88 & 89 mint cat €106

£25.00

 

259

1950

Aerogramme 2.75p Ed 17 mint

£2.50

 

260

1952

Aerogramme double Value 1.55p + 2.45p Ed 27 mint. Reverse

£10.00

 

261

1956

Aerogramme 4p Ed 44 used to USA cat €123

£15.00

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

10 Colonies

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

265

 

ANDORRA 2002 Wall Paintings Ed 301-3 in strip UM

£2.50

 

270

 

CUBA 11 stamps 1866 to 1875 mint, unused or used

£3.00

 

 

 

 

 

 

271

 

CUBA 1879 5 mint copies each of 5c Ed 50, 25c Ed 53, 50c Ed 54 and 11 used copies

£3.00

 

273

 

FERNANDO POO 1879 5c-50c Ed 2-4  unused, foxing.

£30.00

 

274

 

FERNANDO POO.1968 Registered Airmail to Malaga.

7p 10 rate. Envelope discoloured. Handwritten reg no.   Reverse

£5.00

 

279

 

GUINEA. 1954 Airmail Bata to USA 6p 60 rate

£5.00

 

280

 

GUINEA.1954 Airmail Santa Isabel to Madrid. 2p 10 rate

£6.50

 

 

 

 

 

 

282

 

GUINEA. 1955 Airmail Santa Isabel to Madrid. 3p 80 rate

£6.50

 

284

 

GUINEA.1955 Registered Airmail Bata to USA. 7p rate. Chicago arrival. Boxed registration cachet.  Reverse

£7.50

 

285

 

GUINEA. 1958 Registered Airmail Santa Isabel to Leeds. 12p rate. Handwritten reg no.

£6.00

 

286

 

GUINEA. 1958 Surface Akurenam to Canada. 6p 80 rate

£5.00

 

289

 

IFNI 1950 Pro Infancia Ed 68-70 mounted mint

£3.50

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

In the late 50's and early 60's the company Overseas Mailers (OM) added colour and sometimes extra artwork to existing unaddressed  FDC's.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

291

 

IFNI 1959 Pro Infancia (Animal) Ed 152-155 on unaddressed FDC Coloured panel (OM)

£4.00

 

292

 

IFNI 1959  Dia de Sello (Sports) Ed 156-158 on unaddressed FDC Coloured panel (OM)

£3.00

 

293

 

IFNI 1960 Pro Infancia (Animals)  Ed 159-162 on unaddressed FDC. Additional h/s bull (OM)

£4.00

 

294

 

IFNI 1960 Dia de Sello (Buildings)  Ed 172-175 on unaddressed FDC. Additional h/s window and bible (OM)

£4.00

 

295

 

IFNI 1963 Pro Infancia (Butterflies) Ed 195-197 on unaddressed FDC

£2.50

 

296

 

IFNI 1967 Pro Infancia (Plants) Ed 225-228 on unaddressed FDC

£3.25

 

297

 

IFNI 1967 Dia de Sello (Fishes) Ed 230-232 on unaddressed FDC

£3.00

 

298

 

IFNI 1968 Pro Infancia (Zodiac) Ed 233-235 on unaddressed FDC

£3.00

 

299

 

IFNI 1968 Dia de Sello (Letters) Ed 236-238 on unaddressed FDC

£2.50

 

300

 

IFNI approx 175 mint (some unmounted) and used on pages 1941-1968.  (no photos)

£15.00

 

 

 

 

 

 

301

 

MOROCCO 1936 surcharges Ed 162-164 on unaddressed cover. Reverse blank

£2.00

 

302

 

MOROCCO 1945 Larache to Madrid. 40c Ed 254 and 10c Beneficencia Ed 35 on advertising cover for radio dealers   Reverse

£3.50

 

309

 

PHILLIPINES 1933 Manila to Switzerland SG 440-9 on long reg cover endorsed for day of issue of stamps reverse

£8.00

 

310

 

RIO MUNI 1960 to 1968 complete Ed 1 to 85, mint, around half unmounted including 1964 animal set. (no photos)

£12.00

 

 

 

 

 

 

313

 

SAHARA 1954 Pro Infancia (Sports) Ed 112-115 on unaddressed FDC.

£4.00

 

314

 

SAHARA 1955 Pro Infancia (Bonelli) Ed 120-122 on unaddressed FDC.

£4.00

 

317

 

SAHARA 1959 Dia de Sello (Post) Ed 169-171 on unaddressed FDC Additional h/s camel (OM)

£4.00

 

318

 

SAHARA 1960 Dia de Sello (Animals) Ed 176-179 on unaddressed FDC. Additional h/s Eagle (OM)

£4.50

 

321

 

SAHARA 1966 Pro Infancia (Ships) Ed 249-251 on unaddressed FDC.

£3.00

 

324

 

TANGIER 1948 definitives part set missing 10p Ed 151-163, 165 lightly mounted mint

£3.00

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

11 ‘Back of the Book’

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

325

 

BARCELONA 1931 local Republica ovpts Ed 5-17 UM

£8.00

 

326

 

BILBAO 1937 Death of Mola Ed 11-20 unmounted mint, signed on reverse

£10.00

 

328

 

CADIZ 1936 Ed 1-10 unmounted mint

£4.50

 

329

 

CANARIES 1936 Ed 1-3 mounted mint,  sl thin top of 80c   reverse

£10.00

 

330

 

MADRID 1931 REPUBLICA overprints Ed 1-8 MM

£3.00

 

336

1944

to 45 Orphans of Postal Employees charity blocks of 4 unmounted G89-91, 93-98, 101

£2.00

 

337

1971

Postal Strike. 4 different mint labels for Madrid to London postal service (Perf and Imperf)

£2.50

 

338

1975

Espana 75 souvenir. 2 cards with pictures of 1st issue, with attached stamps from Ed 2232-5   second

£2.50

 

339

1975

Black proofs for Espana-75 Ed PO1, PO2. From exhibition catalogue.  Second

£7.50

 

340

1977

HOJAS RECUERDO Espamer 77 Ed 55 & 56   Second

£12.50

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

12 Books - Philatelic Literature

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

341

 

Blas, L. Manual del Experto en Sellos de Espana (1850-1900). 1960 In Spanish A5 Hardback 320pp weight 750g

£8.00

 

342

 

Crew, A.C.  The Postal Markings of Madrid 1757 - 1900  Softcover, 50pp, 1976. Weight 179g. SPS Bookclub no 7

£6.00

 

343

 

Crew, A.C.The Postal Markings of Madrid 1900 - 1931  Softcover, 32pp, 1984. Weight 122g. SPS Bookclub no 13

£4.00

 

344

 

Nathan, N.S. Ambulantes y Marcas Ferrroviarias de Espana y Colonias 1979.   Hardback, 228pp. In Spanish & English. Good condition, dustjacket a little chipped. ISBN 847132024X. Weight 681g

£20.00

 

345

 

Similar copy, signed by the author

£25.00

 

346

 

Nathan, S   The Message Carriers of Cadiz 1830-1860  Softcover, 66pp, 1976. Weight 252g. SPS Bookclub no 6

£4.00

 

347

 

Nathan, S  Castles in Spain  Softcover, 24pp, 1976. Weight 108g. SPS Bookclub no 5

£4.00

 

349

 

Nathan, S The Railway Theme in Spanish Philately  Softcover, 96pp, 1978. Weight 322g. SPS Bookclub no 10

£6.00

 

350

 

Negus. J Ifni Stamps and Cancellations Softcover, 68pp, 1975 no 34 of 300. Weight 266g. SPS Bookclub no 3

£6.00

 

351

 

Royo, L.M. Caminos, Postas y Correos (Navarra) 1974 166pp photocopy  in tatty A5 binder (original 250 copies) Weight 700g or 420g without binder

£10.00

 

352

 

Royo, L.M. De La Historia Postal de Navarra. Estafetas, Tarifas y Porteos. 1992 softcover no 152 of 500          ISBN 84600819 31 170pp weight 440g

£20.00

 

353

 

Sebria, A.P. El Correo Certificado Franqueado con Sellos. In Spanish. Softcover 223pp weight 600g ISBN 8440460244

£7.50

 

355

 

Shelley, R.G.  The 1971 British Postal Strike  Softcover, 16pp, published 1984. Weight 71g. SPS Bookclub no 14

£2.50

 

356

 

Another copy

£2.50

 

357

 

Tort, A. Guia del Coleccionista de Sellos de Correos de Espana (1935, 1945 and 1950) 3 volume boxed set  covering 19th C wt 2423g

£50.00

 

358

 

 No lot

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

13 Books - Catalogues

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

359

 

Fontova, F. Catalogo de Enteros Postales de Espana y sus Dependencias Postales.  In Spanish. A5 softcover 184pp Weight 280g

£4.50

 

360

 

Saeftel, H.Catalogue of circular postmarks on 4 cu of 1856-64. 1976  A5 62pp (in German, English and Spanish)

£3.00

 

361

 

Guixo, G.F. Catalogo de Marcas Postales de Espana 1850-1869   Hardback, 300pp. Cover has detached from the text block, otherwise OK. Weight 697g

£6.00

 

363

 

Nentwich, D Manual de los Enteros Postales de Iniciativa Privade de Espana (Catalogue of Private Postal Stationery)  1993  In Spanish softcover 9 1/2 x 6 1/2 380pp weight 800g ISBN 8460472450

£6.00

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

14 Books - History & Travel

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

364

 

Antequera, M. The Alhambra and the Generalife 1965 edition, 82pp soft cover. Colour photos and  folding plan. Weight 230g

£7.50

 

365

 

Azana, M  Madrid  14pp leaflet published  1937 by the Friends of Spain. Text (in English) of a speech made in Madrid Nov 13 1937 by the President, Manuel Azana. Toned, corner and spine wear. Weight 36g

£10.00

 

366

 

Colom, A. Economia Balear. No 20 in series Panarama Balear. 1953 16pp softcover Weight 25g

£10.00

 

367

 

Fletcher, R. Moorish Spain 1992 hardcover with dustjacket. ISBN 0297812416 184 pp weight 550g

£5.00

 

368

 

Haycraft, J.. Babel in Spain 1958 hardback, Travel Book Club. 222pp with dustjacket, good condition . Weight 370g

£10.00

 

369

 

Hodgson, R   Spain Resurgent   Hardback, 256pp. Spine a little faded, otherwise OK. Scarce book, published 1953. Weight 565g

£25.00

 

370

 

La Condesa de Quintanilla The Story of Pascualete. 1963 214pp hardback , price clipped dustjacket.Inscription inside.Weight 450g

£5.00

 

 

 

 

 

 

371

 

Lalaguna, J. Spain - A Travellers History 5th ed 2003 292pp softcover. ISBN 1905214391 Weight 285g

£7.50

 

372

 

Mais, S.P.B.  Spanish Holiday 1955 260pp hardback, no dj. Weight 410g

£7.50

 

373

 

Michener, J.A.       Iberia, Spanish Travels and Reflections       Hardback 818 pp. Slight bowing to covers, no dustjacket, some damage to blank page where name lable has been removed. ISBN 0436279533. Weight 1390g

£2.00

 

374

 

Negri, J. La Correspondencia de Julio Restat (1936 - 1939) (Bilingual)   A5 hardback with dustjacket 144pp 2003.  Author signed, dustjacket has tear.

£3.00

 

375

 

Orbach, M  Mission to Madrid  14pp leaflet published 1953 by the International Brigade Association.  An account of Maurice Orbach's visit to Madrid to investigate the fate of eleven socialists who had been arrested that year. Toned, corners folded.

£5.00

 

376

 

Simpson, C  Take Me To Spain (including Majorca and with a Sampling of Portugal) Hardback 1st ed 1963 with dustjacket. 232 pp weight 620g

£10.00

 

377

 

Sitwell, S  Spain  Paperback 204pp 1961. Toning on page edges. Weight 166g

£1.00

 

378

 

Steer, G.L.  The Tree of Gernika- A Field Study Of Modern War       Hardback, 400pp 1st edition 1938. Wear to spine, boards discoloured, some foxing on page edges. Boards loosening, particularly rear. Inscriptions inside, owned by R.G.Shelley. Weight 762g

£60.00

 

379

 

Trey, R. Menorca 1992 softcover book of photographs of Menorca. Text in English and other languages.ISBN 8460426114 weight 420g

£12.50

 

380

 

Williamson, H. Williamson's Wide World Travel Guide Books; The Tourist Guide Book of Spain with Town Guides, Highway and Railroad Maps [The Green Guides] 1952 edition. 542pp limp covers. Some scuffing and wear to covers.Weight 450g

£7.50

 

 

 

 

 

 

381

 

Wintringham, T    English Captain     Penguin 1st edition 1941.158pp Missing the cover, first and last pages detached. All text present. Personal account by Tom Wintringham of the 16th Batallion of the International Brigade at the battle of Jarama,February 1937. Very rare, all copies online in poor condition  weight 64g

£75.00

 

382

 

All Ibiza and Formentera 1974 edition 126 pp softcover weight 490g

£5.00

 

383

 

Fodor's Spain and Portugal in 1952 454 pp hardback with poor dj. .Some foxing on page edges. Weight 490g.

£10.00

 

384

 

Nagel Spain travel guide 1959.limp covers 700pp Wt 380g

£7.50

 

385

 

Mallorca: A Gastronomical Tour - The Flavours of Mallorca (The best restaurants on the island, and their recipes) Hardback 1971 103pp weight 560g

£10.00

 

386

 

MOPU Map of Barcelona Province 1991 size approx 34" x 30" scale 1:200,000

£0.50

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The following lots are copies of the French magazine 'L'Illustration' . Size 15" x 11", weight 450g, ~ 30 pages with some adverts. With articles about Spain. Corners often slightly crumpled, some fox spots

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

387

 

No 4596 4 Apr 1931. Tragedy in Rio de Oro, Madrid Riots

£7.50

 

388

 

No 4633 19 December 1931 Article about Zamora

£7.50

 

389

 

No 4875 8 August 1936.  The Alcazar, Berlin Olympics

£7.50

 

390

 

No 4891 28 November 1936. The siege of Madrid

£7.50

 

391

 

No 4896 2 January 1937. Bomb damage in Madrid

£7.50

 

392

 

No 4912. 24 April 1937 Blockade ships at Bilbao

£7.50

 

393

 

No 4962 9 April 1938 Nationalist advance in Catalonia

£7.50

 

394

 

No 4991. 29 October 1938. Italians leaving Spain

£7.50

 

395

 

No 5005 4 February 1939.  Fall of Barcelona

£7.50

 

396

 

No 5014 8 April 1939. Madrid at the end of the war

£7.50

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

END OF AUCTION

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Catalogues used

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Edifil, Galvez

 

 

 

 

Guinovart & Tizon (G&T) Pre-Stamp

 

 

 

 

Heller (1982 ed) Censor marks

 

 

 

 

Laiz Postal Stationery (see lot 362)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SALE LIST 6 (4 & 5 still open)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1150

20 postal cards 1980 - 1985 mint. Ed 121 - 140. Includes 1982 World Cup

£5.00

 

1151

15 commemorative covers for philatelic exhibitions 1965 - 1968

£4.00

 

1152

20 maximum cards 1978 includes Picasso set

£4.00

 

1153

20 maximum cards 1960's, Castles and Tourist series

£4.00

 

1154

1968 Fortuny complete on 4 FDC's Ed 1854-1863

£2.00

 

1155

60+ postcards all used approx 1960-90

£5.00

 

1156

Folder 'V Centenary of Discovery' containing pre-1992 Columbus issues. Each stamp is unmounted mint on an A4 sheet giving issue details and showing the first day cancellation. 32 stamps and 1 sheetlet. 1986 'Visionarios y Precursores' Ed 2860 - 5         1987 'Descubrimiento y Primeros Viajes' Ed 2919-24  1988 'Navegantes y Descubridores' Ed 2969-74     1989 'Encuentro de Dos Mundos' Ed 3029-34  1990 'Viajes' Ed 3079-82      1991 'Personajes' Ed 3137-40      1992 V Centenario Ed 3163

£5.00

 

1157

Springback album, 60 pages 1100+ used stamps 1930's to 1990's 

£15.00

 

1158

 Atholl, Duchess of    Searchlight on Spain   Penguin 2nd edition 1938. 346pp Tanning on page edges, cover loosening.   Weight 199g

£7.50

 

1159

Brenan, G       The Spanish Labyrinth        Paperback 384pp 1962. Good condition   Weight 409g

£3.00

 

1160

Koestler, A      Spanish Testament       Limp covers, 384pp. Left Book Club edition, 1937.  Spine worn and faded, binding loosening, page corners folded over, toning on page edges. Weight 310g

£10.00

 

1161

200g unsorted off paper

£5.00

 

1162

1957 Presentation booklet of Spain & Colonies, inc 2954 Marian year set

£4.00

 

1164

30 modern covers

£3.00

 

1165

30 modern covers

£3.00

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sale List 5

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1250

 

200+ stamps, half mint inc several 1943 75c Ano Santo

£3.00

 

1251

 

Stockbook with 39 mint blocks of 4, mainly 1960's

£3.00

 

1252

 

Approx 100 ATM labels on piece

£2.50

 

1253

 

Approx 200g 1st Juan Carlos definitives on paper

£1.50

 

1254

 

15 early postal stationery cards, some faults

£2.00

 

1257

 

35 covers 1946-2005   £3.50

£3.50

 

1258

 

Envelope with 30+ modern covers and pieces, approx 100 stamps.   

£3.00

 

1259

 

15 Tourist envelopes, mint and used   £3.00

£3.00

 

1260

 

11 Tourist envelopes, 5 mint 6 used (Benidorm, Balearics, Bullfighting

£2.00

 

 

 

 

 

 

1261

 

15 1969 Special event covers, most Philatelic Exhibitions

£3.00

 

1262

 

20 FDC's Late 60's-70's 

£4.00

 

1263

 

20 FDC's Late 60's-70's  (different to above)

£4.00

 

1268

 

Early 20th C postcard booklet of Alicante 20 cards

£3.50

 

1269

 

Early 20th C postcard booklet of Pamplona 12 cards

£2.50

 

1270

 

Early 20th C postcard booklet Seville Cathedral 20 cards

£2.50

 

 

 

 

 

 

1271

 

Early 20th C postcard booklet of Tangier 12 LL cards

£2.50

 

1272

 

Early 20th C postcard booklet of Villagarcia 10 cards

£2.50

 

1273

 

12 modern postcards, reproductions of Seville Feria posters, 1927-1987

£3.00

 

1274

 

Analysis of  mail from GB in the 19th C. 15 page photocopy (in Spanish,some English annotations) from Revista de Filatelia 1996

£1.00

 

1275

 

Articles in Spanish: 'Aircraft 'Plus Ultra', Cuenca, Imperfs 1854-1865

£1.00

 

1276

 

Articles in Spanish: Navarre postal history', 'Message Carriers of Cadiz'

£1.00

 

1277

 

Article in Spanish: Postal Markings of Havana'

£1.00

 

1278

 

Article in Spanish: 'Civil War Overprints'

£1.00

 

 

 

 

 

Sale List 4

 

 

  Collections of used (maybe some mint) Spain on album pages - dates approximate

 

 

 

 

1100

 130+ assorted stamps on pages pre 1950

£5.00

 

 

 

1101

1930 - 1980  20 pages  220+ stamps

£4.00

 

 

 

1102

1900 - 2000  11 pages  380+ stamps

£7.50

 

 

 

1103

1900 - 1970  12 black pages  320+ stamps

£5.00

 

 

 

 

Spanish tourist envelopes - long with lots of stamps

 

 

 

 

1105

3 used from the Canary Islands

£1.50

 

 

 

1107

6 used from Mainland Spain

£2.50

 

 

 

1108

12 unused, mainly with pictures on reverse

£3.50

 

 

 

 

Modern  covers, 1980's onwards

 

 

 

 

1112

10 long envelopes from Hotels

£2.00

 

 

 

1113

25 long envelopes, all with firms logos

£2.50

 

 

 

1114

 20 assorted modern covers inc officials

£3.00

 

 

 

 

FDC's

 

 

 

 

1115

Bundle of FDC's, event covers and maximum cards 1949-1988 mainly earlier 60+ items  includes Stamp Centenary low values

£20.00

 

 

 

1116

Madeira  1980-2005 10 FDC's, fishes, birds, tourism etc stamps cat £30 (2011 cat)

£10.00

 

 

 

1117

Spanish Andorra - 3 FDC's 1964, 1976 Montreal, 1982 Europa

£4.00

 

 

 

 

Stamps

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1119

Post Office Orphans 5c lilac rose Galvez 90 sheet  of 100

£5.00

 

 

 

1120

Telegraph Orphans 10c ovptd MELILLA Galvez 60  sheet of 100

£5.00

 

 

 

1121

Jose Antonio Huerfanos de Correos Ed NE 15 sheet of 50

£5.00

 

 

 

1122

Approx 100 ATM labels on piece.Duplication

£2.50

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Miscellaneous

 

 

 

 

1123

 3 Postcard booklets of the Canaries - Tenerife, Lanzarote & Gran Canaria (in 2 pieces)

£2.00

 

 

 

1124

Postcard booklet of bullfighting - 18 coloured pictures poss 1950's

£5.00