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General philatelic works - Maritime
[Ward, Captain T.G.S.] - The Captain T.G.S. Ward Collection of Australia/New Zealand-British Maritime Mail
[Ward, Captain T.G.S.] - The Captain T.G.S. Ward Collection of Australia/New Zealand-British Maritime Mail
Publisher: Cavendish, London, 2016.
Auction catalogue, paperback, illustrated, 54 pages, with the prices realised, tiny corner-creases to the front cover else in Very Good condition.
Superb catalogue of classic covers to and from the Australian States; to and from New Zealand, etc. including the earliest known letter from Western Australia (which sold for £42,000). Profusely illustrated in colour.
£8.50Quantity:

Hoggarth, Norman and Gwynn, Robin - Maritime Disaster Mail A study of mail salvaged from maritime disasters, as casualties of war, collisions, fires, shipwrecks and stranding
Hoggarth, Norman and Gwynn, Robin - Maritime Disaster Mail
A study of mail salvaged from maritime disasters, as casualties of war, collisions, fires, shipwrecks and stranding

Publisher: The Stuart Rossiter Trust Fund, 2003.
Large hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, x + 352 pages, in Very Good condition.
Important handbook. Out of print and hard to find.
£65.00Quantity:

Mark, Graham (editor) - Imperial & Foreign Mails Sea Conveyance During War 1914-1918
Mark, Graham (editor) - Imperial & Foreign Mails
Sea Conveyance During War 1914-1918

Publisher: The Postal History Society, 1997.
Large format hardback, illustrated, iii + 91 pages, in Very Good condition.
Reprint of an internal Post Office Memorandum which includes a list of Mails Lost at Sea during the War. With additional information and numerous illustrations of covers added by the editor to the original text.
£12.50Quantity:

Hocking, Charles - Dictionary of Disasters at Sea during the Age of Steam Including sailing ships and ships of war lost in action 1824-1962
Hocking, Charles - Dictionary of Disasters at Sea during the Age of Steam
Including sailing ships and ships of war lost in action 1824-1962

Publisher: The London Stamp Exchange Ltd., London, 1990.
Reprint, large hardback, dustwrapper, 779 pages, slight wear to edges of dustwrapper, ink stamp of previous owner to front endpaper, in Good condition.
Reprint edition of the important reference work originally published in 1969.
£45.00Quantity:

Peace, Brian R. - Australasian Wreck Mail
Peace, Brian R. - Australasian Wreck Mail
Publisher: The Royal Philatelic Society of Victoria, Melbourne, 1997.
First edition, hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, viii + 289 pages + 8 colour plates, in Very Good condition.
The first comprehensive account of this subject, greatly expanding the available information on Australasian maritime wrecks and accidents. Full details are provided of the circumstances of the wrecks, the subsequent handling of the salvaged mail and the markings applied, from the earliest known wreck mail in 1622 up to 1993.
£40.00Quantity:

[Ward, Captain T.G.S.] - Australia & Asia Featuring The Captain T.G.S. Ward Collection of Australia/New Zealand-British Maritime Mail Part 2
[Ward, Captain T.G.S.] - Australia & Asia
Featuring The Captain T.G.S. Ward Collection of Australia/New Zealand-British Maritime Mail Part 2

Publisher: Cavendish, London, 2017.
Auction catalogue, paperback, illustrated, 42 pages, with the prices realised, in Very Good condition.
Catalogue of the second portion of Captain Ward's collection of classic era covers to and from the Australian States, New Zealand, etc. Very well illustrated in colour.
£8.50Quantity:

[Tchilinghirian, S.D. & Stephen, W.S.E.] and Tranmer, Keith - Austrian Post Offices Abroad, Part Eight Austrian Lloyd, Liechtenstein, Cyprus, Egypt, Palestine, Syria-Lebanon, Asia Minor
[Tchilinghirian, S.D. & Stephen, W.S.E.] and Tranmer, Keith - Austrian Post Offices Abroad, Part Eight
Austrian Lloyd, Liechtenstein, Cyprus, Egypt, Palestine, Syria-Lebanon, Asia Minor

Publisher: Keith Tranmer, 1976.
Paperback (card covers), illustrated, 112 pages, covers creased and slightly marked, internally clean, in Good condition.
The final part of the classic reference work. Covering Austrian Post Offices in the Holy Land and the Levant, Cyprus, etc. Scarce and very sought after.
£30.00Quantity:

Tchilinghirian, S.D. and Stephen, W.S.E. - Austrian Post Offices Abroad, Part One Austrian Lloyd: Adriatic Lines, Mediterranean Lines
Tchilinghirian, S.D. and Stephen, W.S.E. - Austrian Post Offices Abroad, Part One
Austrian Lloyd: Adriatic Lines, Mediterranean Lines

Publisher: Keith Tranmer, 1981.
Second (revised) edition, paperback (card covers), illustrated, 104 pages + map, spine slightly rubbed at top and a little sunned, else in Very Good condition.
First part of the classic reference work.
£30.00Quantity:

Starnes, Charles J. - United States Letter Rates to Foreign Destinations 1847 to GPU-UPU
Starnes, Charles J. - United States Letter Rates to Foreign Destinations
1847 to GPU-UPU

Publisher: Leonard H. Hartmann, Kentucky, 1989.
Second (revised) edition, hardback, illustrated, 176 pages, slight hint of a bend to the covers, else in Very Good condition.
Detailed rate tables from the U.S. to every country in the World for all mail systems up to 1875, with appendices covering British Treaty Mail via Marseilles, French postal charges, Bremen transit charges, UPU entrance dates, etc. Well illustrated with numerous black & white photo illustrations of covers.
£30.00Quantity:

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- Le Symposium d'Histoire Postale Luxembourg 98
Publisher: Soluphil, Luxembourg, 1998.
Hardback, original blue cloth gilt, illustrated, 80 pages, contributions in English, French & German, in Very Good condition.
Various postal history articles including "Postal History of the 1870-71 Franco-Prussian War - Synopsis" by Steven Walske; "Transatlantic Steamship Mails, United States-France" by Richard F. Winter; "La Premiere Emission de Timbres-Poste du Luxembourg, Ports et Affranchissements" by Raymond Goebel. Very well illustrated in colour.
£11.00Quantity:

Salles, Raymond - La Poste Maritime Française Tome I Les Entrées Maritimes depuis 1760 et les Bateaux a Vapeur depuis 1833
Salles, Raymond - La Poste Maritime Française
Tome I Les Entrées Maritimes depuis 1760 et les Bateaux a Vapeur depuis 1833

Publisher: James Bendon Ltd., Cyprus, 1992.
Reprint, paperback (cloth-covered card covers), illustrated, 187 pages, plus the Addendum & supplement, text in French, slight hint of spine-lean, slight creasing to corners of covers, internally very clean, in Good condition.
The James Bendon facsimile reprint of the first volume in the classic encyclopedia of French maritime postal services. Profusely illustrated with postmark illustrations and maps.
£25.00Quantity:

Gudenkauf, Abbe G. - Mailboat Services from Europe to the Belgian Congo (1879-1922)
Gudenkauf, Abbe G. - Mailboat Services from Europe to the Belgian Congo (1879-1922)
Publisher: Philip Cockrill, Newbury, 1982.
Paperback, illustrated, 84 pages, tiny corner-crease to front cover, mild shelfwear, in Good condition.
A useful work which attempts to consolidate all known information on the ships which plied between the European ports and the River Congo. An extensive listing with names of ships and dates of departure and arrival. Illustrated with photographic postcards of some of the ships, covers, and postmark illustrations.
£9.50Quantity:

Gottspenn, Arno and Grimmer, Lutz - Die Deutsche Westafrika-Schiffspost 1885-1956
Gottspenn, Arno and Grimmer, Lutz - Die Deutsche Westafrika-Schiffspost 1885-1956
Publisher: privately published, 1988.
Hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, 557 pages, text in German, upper page-edges slightly dust-marked, spine-lean, internally clean, a Good reading copy.
The standard handbook/catalogue on the subject. Very well illustrated in colour.
£30.00Quantity:

Crabb, George - The History and Postal History of Tristan da Cunha
Crabb, George - The History and Postal History of Tristan da Cunha
Publisher: privately published, 1980.
First edition, large format paperback, plastic comb binding, 347 pages, dusty marks and foxing to the page-edges, internally clean, a Good working copy.
A major work on the postal history and general history of the Colony. Well illustrated.
£22.00Quantity:

Cattell, P. - British Maritime Postal History, Vol. 3 The Union Castle Ocean Post Office
Cattell, P. - British Maritime Postal History, Vol. 3
The Union Castle Ocean Post Office

Publisher: Proud-Bailey, no date (circa 1983).
Hardback, illustrated, 153 pages, spine sunned, a little scattered foxing to page-edges and to preliminary pages, otherwise internally clean, in Good condition.
Third volume in the excellent series on British Maritime Postal History. This volume covers the Union Castle Line service from Southampton to Cape Town. Well illustrated with postmark illustrations, and photographs of the ships and covers.
£20.00Quantity:

Tchilinghirian, S.D. and Bernardelli, Rag. R. - Stamps of Italy Used Abroad Part Six: Dodecanese: Carpathos to Symi, Ship Mail in the Dodecanese
Tchilinghirian, S.D. and Bernardelli, Rag. R. - Stamps of Italy Used Abroad
Part Six: Dodecanese: Carpathos to Symi, Ship Mail in the Dodecanese

Publisher: Studio Filatelico Silvano Sorani, Milano, 1974.
Paperback (card covers), illustrated, 74 pages, in Very Good condition.
The final part of this important series. Rare.
£40.00Quantity:

[Osborn, Geoff] - The Geoff Osborn Worldwide Naval Mails
[Osborn, Geoff] - The Geoff Osborn Worldwide Naval Mails
Publisher: Cavendish, Derby, 2007.
Auction catalogue, paperback, 54 pages, with prices realised, in Very Good condition.
The superb collection of Naval Concession Rate and "Ship's Bag" Mail. Well illustrated in colour.
£9.50Quantity:

[Gunn, John] - The John Gunn Collection of Worldwide Maritime Mail and Related Ephemera
[Gunn, John] - The John Gunn Collection of Worldwide Maritime Mail and Related Ephemera
Publisher: Cavendish, Derby, 2002.
Auction catalogue, paperback, illustrated, 158 pages, with the prices realised, top of spine very slightly rubbed, else in Very Good condition.
Very nice catalogue featuring Ship Letters of the British Isles (many ex-A.W. Robertson), lovely Shipping Line ephemera, Transatlantic Mails, Maritime Mails of South America, West Indies (including a Lady McLeod cover), Indian Ocean, Australasia, etc, etc. Well illustrated, including 39 pages of colour plates.
£9.00Quantity:

Huber, Leonard V. and Wagner, Clarence A. - The Great Mail A Postal History of New Orleans
Huber, Leonard V. and Wagner, Clarence A. - The Great Mail
A Postal History of New Orleans

Publisher: American Philatelic Society, 1949.
Hardback, illustrated, v + 200 pages, mild page-edge toning else in Very Good condition.
No. 792 of 1000 copies. Scarce.
£30.00Quantity:

[Hosking, Roger] - Sea Posts and Paquebots of the World The Roger Hosking Collection
[Hosking, Roger] - Sea Posts and Paquebots of the World
The Roger Hosking Collection

Publisher: Cavendish, 2014.
Auction catalogue, paperback, 217 pages, with the prices realised, very slight signs of use else in Very Good condition.
Large catalogue of the collection of maritime covers formed by Roger Hosking - the author of the standard handbook on Paquebot Cancels of the World. Featuring more than one thousand lots. An important reference catalogue. Very well illustrated in colour.
£12.50Quantity:

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