Beckett (S Africa)

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Beckett (S Africa) Animals & Wildlife Animals of South Africa Series 3 1966 Animals of South Africa Series 3 1966 M50 - These cards contain superb pictures of the weird and wonderful wildlife to be found in South Africa all shown against attractive pastel backgrounds. The backs give information such as weight, height, food and habitat in both English and Afrikaans. An album was also originally available to accompany this set. Included in the set are rhinos, an elephant, a giraffe, a warthog, hippopotamus, zebra, hyenas, a cheetah, leopard, lion, wildebeest, many types of antelope including the eland and the Springbuck which is the sporting emblem of South Africa, baboon – in fact most of the animals which would be on any tourist’s wish list as well as some unusual creatures that are less well known. A lovely set with cards size 67 x 45mm
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Animals of South Africa Series 3 1966

Animals of South Africa Series 3 1966

Beckett (S Africa) - M50 in set

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Beckett (S Africa) Birds, Butterflies & Moths Birds of South Africa 1st Series 1965 Birds of South Africa 1st Series 1965 M50 - These wonderful bird pictures really stand out against colourful backgrounds and what a huge variety there are, so many in fact that Becketts also issued a 2nd Series. Amongst this batch are the Ostrich, Jackass Penguin, Pink-backed Pelican, Little Egret, Sacred Ibis, Secretary Bird, Black Vulture, Fish Eagle, Painted Snipe, Spotted Eagle Owl, Black Swift, African Hoopoe, Masked Weaver and Pin-tailed Whydah. The backs give further details such as appearance, favourite food, how many eggs are laid etc. in both English and Afrikaans. Cards size 67 x 45mm.
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Birds of South Africa 1st Series 1965

Birds of South Africa 1st Series 1965

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Beckett (S Africa) Birds, Butterflies & Moths Birds of South Africa 2nd Series 1966 Birds of South Africa 2nd Series 1966 M50 - Produced on thinner card than the 1st Series this 2nd Series shows more of the fantastic birds found in South Africa. Amongst this batch are a Saddlebill, Hadeda, Lesser Flamingo, Egyptian Goose, Cape Vulture, Black Crake, Crowned Crane, Kori Bustard, Laughing Dove, Brown-Headed Parrot, Knysna Loerie, Red-Faced Mousebird, White-fronted Bee-eater, Yellow-billed Hornbill, Crested Barbet, Red-breasted Swallow, Cape Thrush, Paradise Flycatcher, Pied Starling, Long-tailed Widow-bird and Yellow-eyed Canary. The excellent pictures are backed by text in both English and Afrikaans giving details of appearance, favourite food, eggs etc. Cards size 67 x 45mm
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Birds of South Africa 2nd Series 1966

Birds of South Africa 2nd Series 1966

Beckett (S Africa) - M50 in set

£10.00

 
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