Daredevil Gladys Roy trains for her flying acrobatics by balancing on the rooftop of a skyscraper in Los Angeles. Jacko and Bess, two mandrills who perform at the Olympia Circus in London, wearing a fancy suit and dress in imitation of a smart couple. Dixie the elephant from Whipsnade Zoo performs part of her repertoire with her keeper George Braham.
Before you can start bidding, we need some additional information. We agree that your own beloved bear is the most valuable in terms of nostalgia. However there are some extremely expensive bears out there.
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Disco reached its peak during the mid s to the early s. Here are some photos showing how different The tribes of Mursi, Chai and Tirma are the last groups in Africa the traditional wearing of wooden lip discs or plates is still the norm for women.
What draws people to stamps? Why do we get a thrill from seeing Wonder Woman, astronauts, presidents and Americana on these small pieces of affixable paper? Those most devoted to the collection of stamps—philatelists—are readying themselves for a giant moment.
All rights reserved. It seems self-evident that bears, charmingly charismatic and thoroughly photogenic though they may be, are also pound apex predators from which humans should keep a healthy distance. For about 50 years after the inception of the National Park Service NPSpark visitors took advantage of lax rules and laxer enforcement to get up close and personal with the bears who called those parks home.
Welcome to Old Children's Books, selling children's literature and picture books online since We stock more than 10, scarce, collectible and out-of-print books, for readers, teachers and collectors. Flat Stanley is looking for a book!
Payment by credit card, cheque or cash Please pay for and collect goods by Friday following auction. Auction Catalogue 1st August Large Font. Online Absentee Bidding Form. Vintage style teak corner display cabinet with glass panelled doors to the top and sold timber doors to base.
I have over 15 years of experience in the world of teddy bears, and it is my favourite topic! When buying vintage or antique ones, it is important to learn the identifying features that help to date them. Whether for the fun of knowing when it was made or for making informed investment decisions, learning about a teddy bear adds to the experience of collecting and helps to guard against buying fake antique ones.
Its small rooms house a large, haphazard collection of antique and vintage toys — tin cars and trains; board games from the s; figures of animals and people in wood, plastic, lead; paint-chipped and faintly dangerous-looking rocking horses; stuffed teddy bears from the early 20 th century; even — purportedly — a 4, year old mouse fashioned from Nile clay. And dolls. One-hundred-and-fifty-year-old Victorian dolls, rare dolls with wax faces.