Mark Nelson

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American collector of cigarette papers.

Megatermo

Long folder style booklet
Megatermo
Spain
Counterfeit variation of Megaterio (Giant Sloth), the popular brand from Ridaura of Alcoy.
Scarcity: Rare.

Solali Goral No 124

Flat folder style booklet.
Solali
Solali Goral No 124
Solali.
Made in Poland.
Scarcity: Rare.

Without name

Woodblock print on handmade paper.
Without name
Manufacturer unknown
Made in Spain
The first panel shows a Spanish port town, while the center panel reveals circus performers and
a dancing bear.  A very old paper est 1820's - 1830's

Scarcity: Very rare.

Papier Mephisto

Flat folder style booklet.
Papier Mephisto
Manufacturer unknown.
Made in France.
Scarcity: Rare.

Papel Chino de Paja de Arroz

Long folder style booklet
Papel Chino de Paja de Arroz
(Chinese rice straw paper)
Lacroix et Fils
(Angouleme)
Made in France for Spanish market.
(Lacroix version of Papel Persa by Joseph Hatterer.)
Scarity: Very rare.

Viva Fernando VII

Flat folder style booklet.
(Wood block print on handmade paper.)
Viva Fernando VII (Long Live Fernando VII”)
Jose Valles 
Spain
(Carmona)
Booklet most likely issued to commemorate the second coronation of Ferdinand VII.

To-To No 14

Single automatic style booklet.
To-To No 14
S. D. Modiano
(Trieste)
Scarcity: Fairly rare.

Zig-Zag No 601

Double automatic hardback style booklet
Bloc Zig-Zag No 601
Braunstein Freres
(Paris)
110 Feuilles
Scarcity: Rare

El Corse

El Corse (The Corset).
Flat Folder style booklet in varying colors.
One of a Series of booklets depicting portraits of famous women theatrical performers in various glamour poses and attire.
At least 20 variations known in flat folder style.
Dufresne, Kaya, Cavalliere.
Ridaura y Compania(Alcoy).
Scarcity: Very rare

 

 

El Corse

El Corse (The Corset).
Flat Folder style booklet in varying colors.
One of a Series of booklets depicting portraits of famous women theatrical performers in various glamour poses and attire.
Juniori, Miss Ethel Heydon, Freville
At least 20 variations known in flat folder style.
Ridaura y Compania(Alcoy).
Scarcity: Very rare.

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