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British Cigarette Card Set (Full Set of 25 Cards) - Shakespearean Series Issued 1917 by Players Cigarettes. A Tribute to William Shakespeare

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ORIGINAL BRITISH CIGARETTE CARD SET OF 25 CARDS
Title of cards - Shakespearean Series
Date of Issue - 1917
Issued by - John Player & Sons Cigarettes
Artwork by - Unknown
Number of cards - 25 (Complete set).
Condition - Excellent. ( Colours strong and vivid with no fading).
Dimensions of each card - 2.5/8th inches by 1.3/8th inches.
Catalogue Value - 45 GB pounds

A very desirable and quite scarce set of cards

An original complete set of cigarette cards illustrating the history , times and life of William Shakespeare. Each card depicts an event, location or monument relative to the life and times of Shakespeare The reverse of each card is printed with a full description of the scene depicted.
It is a most interesting and informative set of cards with strong vivid colours.
Considering they are now 97 years old they are in superb condition.
If you are a student of Shakespeare, history buff or card collector you will not be disappointed with these.
They would look fabulous if framed up and displayed.

Postage from France to the U.K. by standard airmail will be 2.50p
I also ship worldwide

Please note - The cards have been photographed with the cards in plastic protective sleeves. Hence any light glare etc. The purchaser will receive the cards in the plastic sleeves which will protect them during transit. If required, they can be easily slipped out of the sleeves for viewing.
ORIGINAL BRITISH CIGARETTE CARD SET OF 25 CARDS
Title of cards - Shakespearean Series
Date of Issue - 1917
Issued by - John Player & Sons Cigarettes
Artwork by - Unknown
Number of cards - 25 (Complete set).
Condition - Excellent. ( Colours strong and vivid with no fading).
Dimensions of each card - 2.5/8th inches by 1.3/8th inches.
Catalogue Value - 45 GB pounds

A very desirable and quite scarce set of cards

An original complete set of cigarette cards illustrating the history , times and life of William Shakespeare. Each card depicts an event, location or monument relative to the life and times of Shakespeare The reverse of each card is printed with a full description of the scene depicted.
It is a most interesting and informative set of cards with strong vivid colours.
Considering they are now 97 years old they are in superb condition.
If you are a student of Shakespeare, history buff or card collector you will not be disappointed with these.
They would look fabulous if framed up and displayed.

Postage from France to the U.K. by standard airmail will be 2.50p
I also ship worldwide

Please note - The cards have been photographed with the cards in plastic protective sleeves. Hence any light glare etc. The purchaser will receive the cards in the plastic sleeves which will protect them during transit. If required, they can be easily slipped out of the sleeves for viewing.

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Feb 4, 2018
First class service. Very happy with my purchase. Highly recommended seller. Thank you.
London International Exhibition Medal of 1862

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5 out of 5 stars
Feb 3, 2018
It is a very fine moire ribbon - an excellent item for the serious collector. The service provided was fast and efficient and the price reasonable.
French Medal Ribbon For French WWI & WW2 Medal Militaire Bravery Medal

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British Cigarette Card Set (Full Set of 25 Cards) - Shakespearean Series Issued 1917 by Players Cigarettes. A Tribute to William Shakespeare

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