Cookies on oxfam

We use cookies to ensure that you have the best experience on our website. If you continue browsing, we’ll assume that you are happy to receive all our cookies. You can change your cookie settings at any time. Find out more Close

  • Grows vegetables
  • Fills classrooms
  • Drills wells
  • Empowers women
  • Fights poverty

An Album of Sea Fishes. Issued by John Player and Sons

£9.99

Product description

John Player & Sons. . ND (1930s) 1st edition. Small 8vo album (126 x 186mm). Pages not numbered. Pp18 (including inside front and rear covers). Illustrated card covers with titles and angling scene printed in brown and green. Some spotting to the beige wraps and staples are a little rusted. Foreword to fep. Neat owner name to front cover.

An album issued by John Player and Sons with complete set of 50 pasted in cards illustrating the most common British sea fish species. The cards were issued with Player's Medium Navy Cut Cigarettes and smokers were encouraged to collect them all to complete their collection. Beside each card is a brief description of the species. Many similar albums and cards were issued such as freshwater fishes, birds, animals, film stars, aircraft, military uniforms and many others.

We also have another complete set of Album of Motor Cars for sale.

Item details

Condition:
Used: very good
Number of pieces:
50
Theme:
Fish. Natural History
Type:
Trading cards

About this item

John Player & Sons. . ND (1930s) 1st edition. Small 8vo album (126 x 186mm). Pages not numbered. Pp18 (including inside front and rear covers). Illustrated card covers with titles and angling scene printed in brown and green. Some spotting to the beige wraps and staples are a little rusted. Foreword to fep. Neat owner name to front cover.

An album issued by John Player and Sons with complete set of 50 pasted in cards illustrating the most common British sea fish species. The cards were issued with Player's Medium Navy Cut Cigarettes and smokers were encouraged to collect them all to complete their collection. Beside each card is a brief description of the species. Many similar albums and cards were issued such as freshwater fishes, birds, animals, film stars, aircraft, military uniforms and many others.

We also have another complete set of Album of Motor Cars for sale.

Condition:
Used: very good
Number of pieces:
50
Theme:
Fish. Natural History
Type:
Trading cards

Delivery & returns

This item will be dispatched to UK addresses via second class post within 2 working days of receipt of your order. Standard UK delivery is £3.95 per order, so you're only charged once no matter how many items you have in your basket. Any additional courier charges will be applied at checkout as they vary depending on delivery address.

You can find out more about delivery and returns in our help section.

We offer a no quibble returns policy as follows:

Wedding dresses: 14 days

Overseas returns: 31 days

Everything else: 21 days


This item is also available for international delivery by airmail, carrying a mandatory delivery charge of:

Europe: £3.00

Outside Europe: £4.00

Volunteer listed

Wonder how this unique item ended up online?

Most of the second-hand items you see online have been donated, by supporters like you, to our high street stores. Each item is then priced, photographed and listed on this site by our amazing team of volunteers from across the country.

After you have bought your item, our team of volunteers package and dispatch it from the Shop straight to you or your chosen recipient.

All profits from the sales of our goods go towards funding Oxfam's work around the world. We rely on your donations to sell online so please keep the cycle of goodness going!

To find out more about volunteering with Oxfam, please visit our how to volunteer page.

Oxfam Bookshop Marlow

Welcome to our unique bookshop in the heart of the busy High St of the riverside town of Marlow, in Buckinghamshire. Over the last three years we have developed a reputation with our customers and donors for selling a fantastic range of books from £1.99 to over a £1000! With specialist knowledge and the advantage of being the only bookshop in town, we are able to offer a friendly and tailored service both in our shop and now online.

View Shop