2017 and NEW 2018 Catalogue

The catalogue covers over 16,400 different series, a must for new or established collectors. This is an essential tool for every collector or for those wanting an idea of the value of their collection. Our Catalogues have been used by generations of collectors around the world, for over 88 years, as their price guide to the hobby.

Please note the prices in the 2018 catalogue will come into effect on 1st January 2018 all orders for cards, books, albums etc. received up to and include 31st December 2017 will be charged at the 2017 catalogue prices.

Please Note: Orders are sent post free to UK addresses, but for orders under £20.00 (under £10 for Card Collectors Club Members) please add a handling fee of £2.00. Overseas postage will be charged at cost with no handling fee.

CIGARETTE & TRADE CARD CATALOGUE 2018 INCLUDING

 LIEBIG & REPRINTS OVER 16,600 PRICES LISTED

Just Published Out Now!

Our catalogues have been used by generations of collectors all over the world, for more than 89 years, as their price guide to the hobby. The book lists over 16,600 different prices, a must for new or established collectors. The new catalogue is a must to have in your stock. Order it now at the discounts listed below. The more you buy the bigger the discount.


This is the most comprehensive catalogue of cigarette and trade cards we have ever published covering over 16,600 prices.



The catalogue will be in five sections.

 Section 1 British Tobacco Issuers with prices for over 5560 series and special albums

 Section 2 Foreign Tobacco Issuers with prices for over 1660 series and special albums

 Section 3 Reprinted Series of cigarette and trade cards with over 375 prices

 Section 4 Trade Card issues with prices for over 7475 series and special albums

 Section 5 Liebig Card Issues from Series 301 to 1871 with prices for over 1570 series

 BRAND NEW section of 144 full colour illustrations.

 We have made many improvements to the 2018 catalogue as follows:-

 Section 1 – We have updated the prices on many series to reflect the market trend for 2018, also expanded on several series to help record your collection more accurately.

Section 2 – We have added more series to this section and updated the prices to reflect the hobby’s trends and availability alongside inputting further reference numbers against more series.

Section 3 –  This reprint section has also been expanded to cover over 375 series

Section 4 – This has been completely updated with new issues etc, over 170 sets have been added to this year’s catalogue. Once again all prices have been assessed and revised where applicable.

Section 5 – The Liebig series have also been up-dated where appropriate to reflect the prices from over the last 12 months

“The essential price guide and reference tool - a must for every collector” 

Price: £12.50

Card Collectors Club discount price: £10.00. Click here for information for membership details.


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2017 CIGARETTE & TRADE CARD CATALOGUE INCLUDING LIEBIG & REPRINT SERIES - OVER 16,400 LISTED 

First published 1929

The catalogue gives over 16,400 prices for odd cards, sets and albums and has been used by generations of collectors, for more than 88 years, as their price guide to the hobby.

This catalogue with 448 pages & 151 colour illustrations will be available for just £12.50.

This will be the most comprehensive catalogue of cigarette and trade cards ever published into one volume.

It is in five sections and gives up-to-date values for cards, silks and special albums in top condition.

Section 1 British Tobacco Issuers – Contains details of cigarette cards and silks issued at home and abroad from the 19th century to the present day such as John Players & Sons, W D & H O Wills, Gallaher, Ogdens as well as the lesser known issuers. It has reference numbers to cross reference with the British Tobacco Issues Handbook, Ogdens, G Phillips and Wills reference books giving information for British Tobacco series which will be a great help to collectors to identify cards especially unnumbered or untitled series. There are prices given for special albums issued for individual sets and we have also listed the scarce cards within some of the sets with their appropriate price. Over 5,550 prices.

Section 2 Foreign Tobacco Issuers
– Issuers mainly from English speaking countries like U S A, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, but also covers cards from Malta, South Africa, Far East etc. Also we have added more issuers including a section on Turmac Silks which are now individually priced. More reference numbers have been added referring mainly to the Tobacco War reference book. Includes over 1,660 prices.

Section 3 Reprinted Series
– Contains reprinted series of mainly cigarette cards, but also includes some trade card reprints, now over 350 sets. All those listed have now been priced given over 350 prices.

Section 4 Trade Card issues
– This section has been completely updated with the new issues - over 100 sets in the past twelve months, plus additional older series. It covers a magnificent selection of well over 7,300 series by non-tobacco firms, such as Brooke Bond Tea, Bassett, A & BC Gum, Topps, as well as the newer companies like Rittenhouse, Golden Era, Rockwell, Hunter etc. Cards from the early 1900s by Fry and Cadbury right up to the latest series of Film Stars, Star Wars, TV & Films, Cricket, Footballers, Military, Motoring etc. This section gives handbook references where appropriate linked to the British Trade Card Handbook Issues up to 1970, (the current 2006 edition). This will be a great help to collectors looking for information on unnumbered sets and different varieties of backs etc. This section includes over 7,300 prices.

Section 5 Liebig Card Issues from Series 301 to 1871
– Lists more than 1,500 superbly printed series issued in Europe between 1891 and 1975, (all except the earliest) by this company. This section gives Sanguinetti reference numbers as well as the Fada numbers for easier reference. Over 1,570 series. 

“The essential price guide and reference tool - a must for every collector” 

Price: £12.50

Card Collectors Club discount price: £10.00. Click here for information for membership details.

Back copies of cigarette and trade card catalogues still available

We have copies of our catalogues dating back to 1982. Click here for full list