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["Høgensborg"] - Danish West Indies 1768-1917 The "Høgensborg" Collection (part II)
["Høgensborg"] - Danish West Indies 1768-1917
The "Høgensborg" Collection (part II)

Publisher: Heinrich Köhler, Wiesbaden, 2019.
Auction catalogue, hardback, 84 pages, illustrated, text in English, tiny knock to top of spine else in Very Good condition.
Superb catalogue. Including British, French, Spanish and US Post Offices. Very well illustrated in colour.
£10.00Quantity:

Scott, David - European Stamp Design A Semiotic Approach to Designing Messages
Scott, David - European Stamp Design
A Semiotic Approach to Designing Messages

Publisher: Academy Editions, London, 1995.
Large format paperback (pictorial card covers), illustrated, 143 pages, some slight shelfwear to the covers and mild creases, else in Very Good condition.
A detailed look at stamp design, concentrating on Great Britain, France, The Netherlands, Switzerland and Ireland. Over 1300 illustrations, many in colour.
£10.00Quantity:

Osborn, Geoffrey - Naval Officers
Osborn, Geoffrey - Naval Officers' Letters
A Study of Letters Sent to and from British Royal Navy Officers Serving Abroad in the Victorian Era

Publisher: Stuart Rossiter Trust Fund, Bristol, 1995.
Large paperback (pictorial card covers), illustrated, 134 pages, covers a little rubbed at edges, minor shelfwear, pages fine, in Good condition.
Illustrates pages from the author's collection with additional text. Illustrated in black & white.
£12.00Quantity:

Heifetz, Murray - O.A.T. and A.V.2 Markings
Heifetz, Murray - O.A.T. and A.V.2 Markings
Publisher: American Air Mail Society, 2000.
Second edition, paperback, illustrated, 143 pages, in Very Good condition.
The standard work on these handstamps.
£15.00Quantity:

[Stone, Peter] - The Peter Stone Collection of Great Britain Postal History
[Stone, Peter] - The Peter Stone Collection of Great Britain Postal History
Publisher: Spink, London, 2010.
Auction catalogue, paperback, 111 pages, illustrated, in Very Good condition.
Superb reference catalogue featuring an extensive selection of Ship Letters plus Campaign Covers, Post Offices in the Ottoman Empire, etc. Very well illustrated in colour.
£10.00Quantity:

Samuel, Marcus and Huggins, Alan - Specimen Stamps and Stationery of Great Britain
Samuel, Marcus and Huggins, Alan - Specimen Stamps and Stationery of Great Britain
Publisher: The Great Britain Philatelic Society, 1980.
Hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, x + 254 pages, slightest shelfwear to the dustwrapper else in Very Good condition.
Superb handbook. The standard reference work on the subject.
£30.00Quantity:

Chandler, John H. and Dagnall, H. - The Newspaper & Almanac Stamps of Great Britain & Ireland
Chandler, John H. and Dagnall, H. - The Newspaper & Almanac Stamps of Great Britain & Ireland
Publisher: The Great Britain Philatelic Society, 1981.
Hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, 302 pages, tiny dent to corner of front cover near top of spine and slight damage to the dustwrapper with small amount of loss, in Good condition.
The definitive handbook on the subject. Out of print.
£20.00Quantity:

Stanton, J.B.M. and Rushworth, K.B - King George V A Study of the Provisional Issues of 1934 and 1935
Stanton, J.B.M. and Rushworth, K.B - King George V
A Study of the Provisional Issues of 1934 and 1935

Publisher: Stanley Gibbons Ltd for the GBPS, 1960.
Paperback, 32 pages, illustrated, slight marks to the covers, slight corner-crease, in Good condition.
Scarce study.
£8.00Quantity:

Huggins, A.K. - British Postal Stationery
Huggins, A.K. - British Postal Stationery
Publisher: The Great Britain Philatelic Society, London, 1970.
First edition, hardback, illustrated, xvi + 188 pages, lacks dustwrapper, previous owner's name to front pastedown endpaper, few tiny marks to endpapers, pages clean, in Good condition.
Classic handbook/catalogue. Well illustrated including four pages of colour plates. Still the most detailed handbook on the subject.
£40.00Quantity:

Lister, Raymond - College Stamps of Oxford and Cambridge
Lister, Raymond - College Stamps of Oxford and Cambridge
Publisher: The Golden Head Press, Cambridge, 1966.
First edition, card covers, dustwrapper, 64 pages, previous owner's name at front, small tape marks to endpapers, very slight corner-crease, in Good condition.
Original edition of the useful guide to these popular 'locals'. With one page of black & white illustrations.
£8.50Quantity:

Jackson, Captain H.T. - The Railway and Airway Letter Stamps of the British Isles 1891-1971 (excluding the Railway Preservation Societies)
Jackson, Captain H.T. - The Railway and Airway Letter Stamps of the British Isles 1891-1971
(excluding the Railway Preservation Societies)

Publisher: Harry Hayes, Batley, 1979.
Hardback, green simulated-leather binding with gilt lettering, 179 pages, in Very Good condition
A complete catalogue of the Railway and Airway Letter stamps (including some carried by ships), from their first issue in February 1891 until they had become "philatelic" at the end of 1971. The Railway Letter Service was the only real express letter service, a service which the Post Office, in spite of its monopoly, could not provide. The standard reference handbook on these popular items and a priced catalogue which although the prices are out of date does reflect the relative scarcity of each stamp.
£12.50Quantity:

Muir, Douglas N. - Postal Reform and the Penny Black A New Appreciation
Muir, Douglas N. - Postal Reform and the Penny Black
A New Appreciation

Publisher: The National Postal Museum, London, 1990.
First edition, paperback (card covers), illustrated, 242 pages, in Very Good condition.
An excellent look at Rowland Hill's reform of the postal system and the introduction of the first adhesive postage stamps. With many illustrations including many in colour. This important study draws on unpublished documents and extensive new research, to offer a fresh insight into the period leading to the issue of the Penny Black and the Mulready Envelope in 1840.
£12.50Quantity:

Mann, John C. - Meter Stamps of Great Britain and Ireland (Éire)
Mann, John C. - Meter Stamps of Great Britain and Ireland (Éire)
Publisher: Meter Stamp Study Group, London, 1972.
Second edition, paperback, [i] + 63 pages, illustrated, small mark to front cover else in Very Good condition.
Second edition of the work originally written by A.A. Dewey in 1966. Well illustrated. Very scarce.
£20.00Quantity:

Robertson, Alan W. - Great Britain Post Roads, Post Towns and Postal Rates, 1635-1839
Robertson, Alan W. - Great Britain Post Roads, Post Towns and Postal Rates, 1635-1839
Publisher: privately published, nd (circa 1970s).
Reprint of the 1961 original, hardback, original blue cloth gilt, illustrated, 62 pages, mild sunning to rear cover, previous owner's name at front, small tape marks to endpapers, in Good condition.
Includes Penny Posts of England, Wales, Scotland, and Ireland. With useful maps.
£20.00Quantity:

Doupé, H.S. - King Edward VII A Study of the Cracked Units of the De La Rue One Penny Stamp 1902-1910
Doupé, H.S. - King Edward VII
A Study of the Cracked Units of the De La Rue One Penny Stamp 1902-1910

Publisher: The Great Britain Philatelic Society, London, 1962.
Pictorial card covers, comb-bound, illustrated, 125 pages, slight shelfwear else in Very Good condition.
Comprehensive study of the damage sustained by the electros for the King Edward VII 1d stamp. The plates for the low values, especially the ½d and 1d stamps, were used for long periods, and so it is not surprising that defects occurred in many of them. Profusely illustrated with enlargements of the stamps, showing the many different tiny defects.
£12.00Quantity:

Stitt Dibden, W.G. - Wembley & Olympic Issues - The Stamps & associated Postal Markings The selected works of W.G. Stitt Dibden Vol 1
Stitt Dibden, W.G. - Wembley & Olympic Issues - The Stamps & associated Postal Markings
The selected works of W.G. Stitt Dibden Vol 1

Publisher: Postal History Society & GBPS, nd [circa 1970].
Paperback, 65 pages + plates, a little shelfwear else in Very Good condition.
Scarce.
£15.00Quantity:

Quail, Des et al - Ireland
Quail, Des et al - Ireland
Publisher: privately published, 2016.
Paperback, 22 pages, in Very Good condition.
Handout to accompany a display to the RPSL of Irish stamps and postal history. Well illustrated in colour.
£10.00Quantity:

Brown, Roland and Fisher, Harold W. - The Plating of the Penny 1840-1864 Volume V, Die 1, Plates 176 to 204, Reserve Plates 1 to 6
Brown, Roland and Fisher, Harold W. - The Plating of the Penny 1840-1864
Volume V, Die 1, Plates 176 to 204, Reserve Plates 1 to 6

Publisher: The Great Britain Philatelic Society, 1984.
Paperback, pictorial card covers, spiralbound, vi + 134 pages, with the plating gauge in pocket at front, slightest shelfwear else in Very Good condition.
The final volume in the series. Now also out of print.
£24.00Quantity:

Brown, Roland and Fisher, Harold W. - The Plating of the Penny 1840-1864 Volume IV, Die 1, Plates 132 to 175
Brown, Roland and Fisher, Harold W. - The Plating of the Penny 1840-1864
Volume IV, Die 1, Plates 132 to 175

Publisher: The Great Britain Philatelic Society, 1980.
Paperback (pictorial card covers), spiralbound, vi + 152 pages, with the plating gauge in pocket at front, front cover very slightly sunned/toned else in Very Good condition.
Now out of print and becoming difficult to find.
£24.00Quantity:

Brown, Roland and Fisher, Harold W. - The Plating of the Penny 1840-1864 Volume III, Die 1, Plates 92 to 131
Brown, Roland and Fisher, Harold W. - The Plating of the Penny 1840-1864
Volume III, Die 1, Plates 92 to 131

Publisher: The Great Britain Philatelic Society, 1976.
Paperback, pictorial card covers, spiralbound, vi + 152 pages, with the plating gauge in pocket at front, slight toning to the covers, slight corner-creasing, in Good condition.
The rarest volume in the series.
£65.00Quantity:

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