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Brooke Bond picture cards

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My first collecting love

Brooke Bond cards have always been my first collecting love, I still collect them to this day. They were discontinued a few years ago which is a great loss.
Early sets command high prices now, such as the original 1954 Frances Pitt Series: British Birds.
On this page you'll find some of my favourite sets.

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The very fist set - British Birds from 1954, comprised of 20 cards

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British Wildlife, the fifth in the series, from 1958

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Four early sets from 1956, 1958, 1955 and 1954

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The essentail reference booklet for all Cartophilists

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Introductory page from the above catalogue

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Invaluable information on all the cards produced up to that point in time could be found

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The reference book for cards for 1954-1985 (extra insert added after print)