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Wednesday, October 21, 2020 12:00 PM

Books incl. Otto Penzler, Rare Books, Science Fiction, & More - INTERNET & ABSENTEE BIDS ONLY!

Highlighted by 200 lots of Mystery and Detective fiction books from the Otto Penzler Collection, along with single better books, lots of author and group lots, collection of Science Fiction books, and more.

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Thursday, November 5, 2020 10:00 AM

TOYS, TRAINS, TOY SOLDIERS, & MORE - INTERNET, PHONE, & ABSENTEE BID ONLY SALE!!

We are proud to offer a Fantastic 500+ lot Toy & Train Auction, featuring more material from the Neil Padron Estate with High Grade and Rare Lionel Postwar Trains. Highlights include a LN 6464-650 RG boxcar, yellow roof; 6464-375 Red Central of Georgia Boxcar; Red 6262 wheel car, red 6844 missile car, red flat 6828 P&H Crane, several Dealer Bulb Displays; Many Seperate sale items including 6817-100 red stripe box; 6816-100 orange box, Super O Track items, Blister Pak accessories, Electronic set, many 6464s, 2340 Tuscan, Motorized units; and more! From The Queens Public Administrators office comes many Tinplate lots with American Flyer, Lionel & Ives O & Standard Gauge with many project pieces. Plus more tinplate lots from 2 other estate collections. 

Great Toys include part 2 of the Toy Airplane Collection with many lots of Japanese Friction and Battery-op examples including a scarce Corvair and several Early Travel Agency models in Wood & Metal. There is a nice collection of Schuco wind-up vehicles; Diecast vehicles by Corgi, Dinky, TootsieToy and others with several nice Chipperfield Circus groups. Another great selection of the Western Toy collection with Holster Sets, Cap Displays, premiums and toys, Howdy Doody toys and ephemera, Model Kits and Factory Built-ups. We have several scarce Cox Tether cars, many Gas Airplane motors, several battery op Boat motors, Live steam toys! There are many early tin & pressed steel vehicles by Strauss, Lehmann, Buddy L & others and several lots of Character Toys and More! 
Thursday, November 19, 2020 10:00 AM

SPORTS, COMICS, COMIC ART, & HISTORICAL MEMORABILIA - INTERNET, PHONE, & ABSENTEE BID ONLY SALE!!

Sale will Feature 500 Lots of Interesting and "Fresh to the Market" Material. Included will be a terrific selection of Comics both singles and group lots, as well as CBCS graded examples of Key books including Archie #1, PEP Comics #36, Batman #23, Disney Four Color #178, Jackpot Comics #4, and many more. Great selection of material from the Estate of Joe Kubert including Original comic cover art pages, and more. Sports and sport card lots, signed balls, etc. 

PHOTOS AND MORE INFO WILL BE AVAILABLE SOON...
Friday, November 20, 2020

Historical Memorabilia, Rock N Roll, Hollywood - INTERNET, PHONE, & ABSENTEE BID ONLY SALE!!

Historical memorabilia including a Piece of Music History, the Original Handwritten Lyrics to "Heartbreak Hotel" by Mae Boren Axton & Tommy Durden, signed and dated October 1955. Written in pencil with corrections added, "Grapefruit" signed by John Lennon and Yoko Ono, and much more to be added. Martin Van Buren Signed Document, Orville Wright Signed Check, Charles Lindbergh Signed Postal Cover, Donald Trump Signed Playboy Magazine, Benjamin Harrison Check Signed, and More

PHOTOS AND MORE INFO WILL BE AVAILABLE SOON...
Thursday, December 17, 2020 10:00 AM

TOYS, TRAINS, STAR WARS, DIECAST, ETC - INTERNET, PHONE, & ABSENTEE BID ONLY SALE!!

Toy Trains will be featured including Part 1 of Frank Pisani's huge collection from CT. He specialized in American Flyer S gauge and has some of their rarest pieces for future sales, but this sale will include items from his storage locker with Pre & Postwar American Flyer S, O & Nice Standard (includes several S Ga steam loco restoration projects), Lionel Postwar and Modern. In addition will be more scarce and boxed pieces from Neil Padron Estate. Neil didn't collect American Flyer trains, but loved their accessories, Pre & Postwar. Some will be here for you to enjoy. Also will be Neil's great Lionel Postwar HO collection with 99% in original boxes. It includes accessories, motive power and rolling stock with a near complete collection of boxed and carded HO Plasticville featuring box and color variations that will be sold as a collection lot!! Also included will be boxed brass HO & N gauge, and more. Great selection of Star Wars collectibles, collection of Marx wind-ups, diecast including many boxed Budgie vehicles, Dinky, Corgi, and Mint in Box Vintage Matchbox.
Friday, December 18, 2020 10:00 AM

TOYS, TOY SOLDIERS, DOLLS INCLUDING AUTOMATONS & MORE - INTERNET, PHONE, & ABSENTEE BID ONLY SALE!!

Nice group of Rare French Automatons and Store Display Automatons, Toy Soldiers of All Makers including Britains, King & Country, Mignot, Modern & More. Much more to be added....

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The Otto Penzler Collection of Mystery Fiction

Weiss Auctions is proud to offer a portion of The Otto Penzler Collection of Mystery Fiction, a massive offering of First Edition copies of collectible books. This Collection will be offered in a series of sales and will continue until we have offered approximately 50,000 volumes from this world renowned collection.

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