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[Hudson, James F.] - The James F. Hudson Collection of British Africa - Part I
[Hudson, James F.] - The James F. Hudson Collection of British Africa - Part I
Publisher: Spink, London, 2015.
Auction catalogue, paperback, 167 pages, slight scratch-mark to front cover, in Good condition.
Large catalogue featuring superb Nigerias, Gold Coast, Sierra Leone, Cape of Good Hope, Rhodesia & Nyasaland Airmails, etc. Well illustrated in colour.
£8.50Quantity:

[Francis, Greg] - The Philatelic Collector
[Francis, Greg] - The Philatelic Collector's Series
Featuring the Award-Winning Collection of Province of Otago Postal History formed by Greg Francis, and the Cliff Wheatley Rhodesias

Publisher: Spink, London, 2014.
Auction catalogue, paperback, 242 pages, tiny corner-crease to front cover else in Very Good condition.
Large catalogue of more than 1,500 lots, featuring the superb collection of New Zealand postal history (Province of Otago), plus strong Rhodesias, classic Great Britain, etc. Well illustrated in colour.
£9.50Quantity:

[The Royal Philatelic Collection] - Stamps and Covers from the Royal Philatelic Collection
[The Royal Philatelic Collection] - Stamps and Covers from the Royal Philatelic Collection
Publisher: Spink, London, 2001.
Auction catalogue, paperback, illustrated, 67 pages, in Very Good condition.
Catalogue of stamps from the Queen's collection. Featuring classic Great Britain and Empire, and Egypt and Suez Canal. Well illustrated in colour.
£8.50Quantity:

Crane, A.O. - Have You Noticed?
Crane, A.O. - Have You Noticed?
Publisher: H. & A. Wallace, London, 1948.
First edition in book form, paperback, illustrated, 32 pages, slightly rusty staple else in Very Good condition.
Interesting facts about designs of British Empire stamps. Scarce.
£6.00Quantity:

McCaig, Colin - The Postal History and Handstamps of British West Africa
McCaig, Colin - The Postal History and Handstamps of British West Africa
Publisher: Robson Lowe, London, 1978.
Paperback, illustrated, 64 pages, in Very Good condition.
A useful general study of the postal history of each of the West African colonies - The Gambia, Sierra Leone, Gold Coast, Northern and Southern Nigeria, Niger Territories, Oil Rivers, Lagos, and Fernando Po. Very well illustrated in black & white. Out of print and scarce.
£8.50Quantity:

Serrane, Fernand - The Serrane Guide Stamp Forgeries of the World to 1926
Serrane, Fernand - The Serrane Guide
Stamp Forgeries of the World to 1926

Publisher: The American Philatelic Society, nd (circa 1999).
Large hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, xxv + 390 pages, text in English, dustwrapper spine very slightly sunned else in Very Good condition.
English translation of the classic work on the characteristics of genuine and forged stamps of the world (Vade-Mecum du Spécialiste-Expert en Timbres-Poste) originally published in two volumes in 1927 and 1929.
£145.00Quantity:

Cartwright, Brian M. - Madame Joseph Revisited
Cartwright, Brian M. - Madame Joseph Revisited
Publisher: The Royal Philatelic Society, London, 2005.
Second (revised) edition, hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, 95 pages + separate folder of transparent overlays illustrating forged cancels, in slipcase, in Very Good condition.
Revised and enlarged edition of this important handbook illustrating the forged postmarks on British Commonwealth stamps produced by "Madame Joseph". Very well illustrated in colour.
£75.00Quantity:

[Sattin, Gerald] - Soldiers
[Sattin, Gerald] - Soldiers' Rates of the British Empire to 1898
The Gerald Sattin Collection - Part 2

Publisher: Spink, London, 2008.
Auction catalogue, paperback, illustrated, 96 pages, in Very Good condition.
Second part of the award-winning collection of covers sent at the soldiers' privilege rates from military campaigns in Africa, India, Burma etc. Illustrated in colour.
£12.00Quantity:

"Pierron" - The "Pierron" Collection of British Commonwealth Missing Colours
"Pierron" - The "Pierron" Collection of British Commonwealth Missing Colours
Publisher: Spink, London, 2009.
Auction catalogue, paperback, 192 pages, minor signs of wear else in Very Good condition.
Catalogue of an impressive collection. Very well illustrated in colour.
£8.50Quantity:

Goldberg, Larry (editor) - George VI Nos. 2, 3, 6-21, 23, 24 (final issue), plus 3 special editions
Goldberg, Larry (editor) - George VI
Nos. 2, 3, 6-21, 23, 24 (final issue), plus 3 special editions

Publisher: Larry Goldberg, USA, circa 1998-2004.
23 issues, large format paperbacks, some slightly rusty staples, slight toning to edges of some issues, in Good condition.
Almost complete run (missing 4 issues only) of this excellent journal for King George VI specialists. Much excellent content on KG6 issues of the British Commonwealth. Very well illustrated in black & white and some colour.
£35.00Quantity:

- Crown Agents for the Colonies
Stamp Bulletin Nos. 72, 74-85, & 88

Publisher: Crown Agents for the Colonies, London, 1937-38.
14 issues, Manila paper covers, typed pages, not illustrated, occasional dusty marks to the covers, covers of No. 88 grubby, pages clean and bright, in Good condition.
Very rarely seen issues of this official publication announcing new stamp issues in the British Colonies during the early days of the reign of King George VI. [Click 'next' for more images]
£100.00Quantity:

["Lionheart"] - The "Lionheart" Collection of Great Britain and British Empire - Part IX
["Lionheart"] - The "Lionheart" Collection of Great Britain and British Empire - Part IX
Publisher: Spink, London, 2019.
Auction catalogue, paperback, illustrated, 79 pages, in Very Good condition.
Very well illustrated in colour.
£7.50Quantity:

"Chartwell" [Cripps, Sir Humphrey] - The Chartwell Collection Vol. 1: British Empire
"Chartwell" [Cripps, Sir Humphrey] - The Chartwell Collection
Vol. 1: British Empire

Publisher: Spink, London, 2011.
Auction catalogue, paperback, illustrated, 70 pages, with the prices realised, slightest shelfwear to the covers else in Very Good condition.
Catalogue of this already legendary sale of classic British Empire. Featuring magnificent Mauritius (including a "Post Office Mauritius"), Bermuda, Virgin Islands and New Zealand. Very well illustrated in colour.
£9.50Quantity:

Lowe, Robson - The De La Rue Punch Book
Lowe, Robson - The De La Rue Punch Book
Publisher: The Royal Philatelic Society London, 1987.
Paperback, illustrated, 23 pages, tiny mark to front cover else in Very Good condition.
Monograph published by the RPSL commemorating the donation of the De La Rue collection of punch dies to the RPSL museum. Illustrated with black & white photos.
£9.00Quantity:

Easton, John - The De La Rue History of British & Foreign Postage Stamps 1855-1901
Easton, John - The De La Rue History of British & Foreign Postage Stamps
1855-1901

Publisher: Faber & Faber for the Royal Philatelic Society, London, 1958.
Hardback, dustwrapper, xxiii + 846 pages + 48 b/w plates, a couple of tiny short tears to the price-clipped dustwrapper else in Very Good condition.
Very detailed history of stamp production at De La Rue in the nineteenth century, based on the company's Day Books and Correspondence Books. Illustrated with black & white illustrations of hundreds of the rejected designs and essays. A classic work.
£45.00Quantity:

De Worms, Percy - Perkins Bacon Records
De Worms, Percy - Perkins Bacon Records
Publisher: The Royal Philatelic Society, London, 1953.
In two volumes, hardback, original blue cloth gilt, top-edges gilt, dustwrappers, xxviii + vi + 867 pages + 50 b/w plates, a few tiny short tears to dustwrapper edges, occasional light marks to the dustwrappers, light corner-creases to first few pages, else in Very Good condition.
The stamp production records of Perkins Bacon, edited with commentary by Percy De Worms. A monumental work, illustrated with 50 black & white plates of die proofs, designs etc. A classic reference work.
£120.00Quantity:

de Cock, André - Les Bureaux de Poste Anglais à l
de Cock, André - Les Bureaux de Poste Anglais à l'étranger et leurs oblitérations
Publisher: privately published, Brussels, 1940.
Paperback (card covers), illustrated, 64 pages, text in French, spine rubbed, slight creasing to lower edge of front cover and a few pages, corner-creasing to some pages and to front cover with tiny amount of loss, in Good condition.
Limited edition of 150 copies only. Illustrated with 144 postmark illustrations and black & white photo-plates of covers. Very scarce handbook on "GB used abroad".
£120.00Quantity:

Potter, W.J.W. and Shelton, Lt.-Col. R.C.M. - The Printings of King George VI Colonial Stamps In Table Form
Potter, W.J.W. and Shelton, Lt.-Col. R.C.M. - The Printings of King George VI Colonial Stamps
In Table Form

Publisher: Stamp Collecting Ltd., London, 1952.
Large format paperback (cloth-covered card covers), illustrated, viii + 70 pages, corners slightly rubbed, slight wear to spine, in Good condition.
Useful, detailed handbook. Scarce.
£30.00Quantity:

["Lionheart"] - Specimen Stamps of the British Empire The "Lionheart" Collection
["Lionheart"] - Specimen Stamps of the British Empire
The "Lionheart" Collection

Publisher: Spink, London, 2013.
Auction catalogue, paperback, illustrated, 69 pages, in Very Good condition.
Very well illustrated in colour.
£8.50Quantity:

[Firebrace, John] - The John Firebrace Collections of Military Postal History
[Firebrace, John] - The John Firebrace Collections of Military Postal History
Publisher: Cavendish, Derby, 2001.
Auction catalogue, paperback, pictorial card covers, illustrated, 107 pages, Cross Reference Index at front, in Very Good condition.
Important catalogue of British campaign mails in Egypt, Sudan, and Near East. Well illustrated, including 23 colour plates.
£9.50Quantity:

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