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Auction Description for Catawiki: Collectibles: Books, Toys, Coins, Stamps, Natural history
Viewing Notes:
Please note this is an online auction.
Sale Notes:
Please note this is an online auction. Lots 1 - 220 will end on 6th November at 8pm and lots 221 to 695 will end on 7th November at 8pm.
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Collectibles: Books, Toys, Coins, Stamps, Natural history

(770 Lots)

by Catawiki


770 lots with images

November 7, 2013

Online Weekly auctions for Collectors

AL Assen, Netherlands

Email: info@catawiki.com

Porcelain cards; Lot with 3 calligraphed Letters from the Recueil ou Alphabet de Lettres Initiales van Jean Middole en Gustave Jacqmain - 1846

Lot 1: Porcelain cards; Lot with 3 calligraphed Letters from the Recueil ou Alphabet de Lettres Initiales van Jean Middole en Gustave Jacqmain - 1846

Description: Framed letters of unequalled beauty, exceptionally rare Porcelain cards professionally framed behind glass. Size of the frames is 47.5 x 63 cm, mat is 27 x 40 cm. Concerns the letters O, U, and V. From the Recueil ou Alphabet de Lettres Initiales Historiques avec bordures et fleurons d'après le 14 et 15 siècles from 1846 by Jeane Midolle. Lot will be sent by registered delivery. Will be packaged with great care, but seller cannot guarantee there will be no glass breakage occurring during the delivery process; seller would therefore prefer this lot to be picked up from Almere, Amsterdam, or Haarlem, the Netherlands. This lot will expire on Wednesday November 6th. To bid please click View Lot

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Unique; typed letter by Eleanor Roosevelt. Personally signed. April 12th, 1948.

Lot 2: Unique; typed letter by Eleanor Roosevelt. Personally signed. April 12th, 1948.

Description: Rare, and personally signed letter from London's Claridges hotel Letter by Eleanor Roosevelt to mr dr I.G. van Maasdijk, general secretary to the court, charged with Roosevelt's visit to queen Juliana during this year. Typed, personal signature. April 12th, 1948. Condition: good. A fine, rare item, rarely on offer in the Netherlands. This lot will expire on Wednesday November 6th. To bid please click View Lot

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Erotica; Ars Erotica - 3 volumes - 1983/1989

Lot 3: Erotica; Ars Erotica - 3 volumes - 1983/1989

Description: Complete set, richly illustrated, Added: Erotica Universalis Ars Erotica - 3 vols. - ca. 1200 pp. - Red linen bindings with dust jackets. Condition: Good set, dust jacket slightly worn. Published after Ludwig von Brunn's original, Schwerte reprint with ca. 1000 images divided across three books. Printed on 4 gr. paper, with wood content. Added: Gilles Neret - Erotica Universalis - Köln, Taschen, 2004 - 575 pp. - Paperback - Very good condition. (4 in total) This lot will expire on Wednesday November 6th. To bid please click View Lot

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Illustrated books;

Lot 4: Illustrated books; "Notre école polytechnique" - 1895

Description: Illustrated with engravings - colour and black-and-white "Notre école polytechnique" - 1895 - 410 pp. - Leather spine, cardboard covers. Met stempel: "Offert par le ministre de l'agriculture" (Presented by the Ministry of Agriculture) - Dim. 32 x 25 cm. In good condition (occasional scuffmarks to the leather). Lining in very good condition, many illustrations, 8 colour plates of uniforms belonging to the polytechnic. Very fine book, illustrated with black-and-white engravings and 8 colour plates. This lot will expire on Wednesday November 6th. To bid please click View Lot

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Photography; Heinrich Hoffmann - Des Führers Kampf in Belgien - 1940

Lot 5: Photography; Heinrich Hoffmann - Des Führers Kampf in Belgien - 1940

Description: Nazi propaganda thumbnail booklet from the Second World War Heinrich Hoffmann - Des Führers Kampf in Belgien, Flandern, Artois vom 14. Mai bis 4. Juni 1940 - Deutsche Rote Kreuz, 1940 - 36 pp. - Stapled cover - Dim. 4.8 x 3.5 cm. Condition: very good, complete with its string! Somewhat rarer issue in the series of thumbnail propaganda booklets by German photographer Heinrich Hoffman. This lot will expire on Wednesday November 6th. To bid please click View Lot

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