Archive for February, 2008

Scenes of “Inferno” Blake Drew on his Deathbed to Sell at Bonhams

Scenes of “Inferno” Blake Drew on his Deathbed to Sell at Bonhams

. February 25, 2008

Even as William Blake (1757-1827) lay on his deathbed he worked feverishly on his illustrations for Dante’s Inferno, one of the world’s greatest works of literature. A scene from the Inferno, drawn by the visionary artist and poet, will go under the hammer in Bonhams sale of 18th and 19th Century British Watercolours and Drawings, […]

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The Rumble in the Jungle Reaches Bonhams Chester Sale

The Rumble in the Jungle Reaches Bonhams Chester Sale

. February 25, 2008

Two very rare posters and a programme from what is the perhaps the most famous boxing match of all time will be offered for sale on the 27 February 2008 at Bonhams’ Sporting Memorabilia sale in Chester. The posters, with estimates of £5,000 – 6,000 each, were produced to advertise the much-hyped match between heavyweight […]

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Dot Asia Landrush Opens with 300,000 Domain Applications

Dot Asia Landrush Opens with 300,000 Domain Applications

. February 25, 2008

DotAsia Organisation is happy to announce the successful launch of the “.Asia” Landrush period. A total of 266,663 applications were received by the registry within the first 24 hours, demonstrating great interest around the world to stake claims in the most prestigious cyber real estate in Asia. Including Pre-Sunrise, Sunrise, Pioneer programs and the first […]

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Auction Acres Brings American Dream of Land Ownership a Reality to Washington State Residents

Auction Acres Brings American Dream of Land Ownership a Reality to Washington State Residents

. February 25, 2008

Seattle, Washington – Auction Acres (AuctionAcres.com), a land auction company providing parcels of land to the general public at extraordinary prices, brings the American dream of owning a piece of American soil to Washington state residents. One of the nation’s leading land auction companies will hold a land sale in Bellevue, Washington at the Maydenbauer […]

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Tennants Spring Book & Map Sale Highlights

Tennants Spring Book & Map Sale Highlights

. February 24, 2008

At noon on Wednesday 19th March Tennants in Leyburn will host their Spring Book and Map Sale with over 340 lots of books covering a vast variety of subjects. There are some first edition gems by Beatrix Potter including ‘The Tale of Two Bad Mice’, ‘The Tale of Timmy Tiptoes’ in its original dust jacket, […]

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