Rare Book & Collectors' Timed Auction.
Rare Book & Collectors' Sale.
To include the Libraries of the Late Henry (Harry) McDowell ( F.I.G.R.S., F.A.G.I.)
& Dr. Nora Liddy and items from other Private Collections.
Antiquarian Books , Literature, Travel, Military History, Plate Books , Thom's & Other Directories, Topography, Local & General History, Economics, Celtic Studies, Ephemera, Periodicals, Maps, Republican Material, Sporting , G.A.A., Cinema Posters, Boxed Lots. Etc
The highest bidder to be the buyer, and if any dispute arises between two or more bidders, the lot in dispute shall immediately be put up again and resold.
In the case of lots upon which there is a reserve, the Auctioneer shall have the right to bid on behalf of the Seller.
The Purchasers to give their names and places of abode.
The lots to be taken away and paid for, whether genuine and authentic or not, with all faults and errors of description at the buyers expense and risk, within the specified time after the end of the sale; the Auctioneers not being responsible for the correct description, genuineness or authenticity of or any default or defect in any lot, and making no warranty whatever.
If within 30 days after the Sale of any item, the Auctioneer receives a notice in writing from the Buyer by Registered Post that such an item is a deliberate forgery, together with the necessary evidence to satisfy the Auctioneers of such an allegation, then the sale of that item will be rescinded and the net purchase monies refunded (less any outlays incurred by the Auctioneers) to the purchaser. In the event of any dispute arising in relation to the foregoing, the matter shall be referred to an Independent Arbitrator to be agreed between the parties.
The auctioneers reserve the right to withdraw or adjust the content of any lot prior to the auction without notice.
To prevent inaccuracy in the delivery and inconvenience in the settlement of the purchase, no lot can on any account be removed during the time of sale, and the remainder of any purchase money due, must absolutely be paid on delivery.
Upon failure of complying with above conditions, any money deposited in part payment shall be forfeited. All lots uncleared within the time of aforesaid shall be resold by public or private sale, and the deficiency (if any) attending such resale, shall be made good by the defaulter at this sale.
N.B.: Payment by cash or guaranteed cheques. All Cheques or Drafts to be made payable to “Fonsie Mealy Auctioneers. Third Party Cheques or Drafts will not be accepted as payment for lots purchased.
Purchasers to pay 25% Auction Fees (VAT inclusive) depending of type of sale.
First-time Buyers require Bank References. Bids are accepted in euro only.
We accept payment by Debit Cards (Laser / Visa Debit Card) etc., and Credit Cards (Mastercard / Visa Payments are subject to 3% Surcharge).
All shipping from our auction house is outsourced to third parties. We do not pack or ship in-house. All items are shipped at the purchaser’s own risk and expense. We accept no responsibility for any issues arising between the purchaser and the shipping company.
The following information on shipping companies is provided as a guide:
For Books, Silver & smaller Items:
PACK & SEND Belfast East
379-381 Newtownards Road, Belfast BT4 1AL, United Kingdom.