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We specialise in all aspects of philatelic literature on a full-time basis and hold extensive stocks of second-hand and selected new titles. Below is a selection of the newest items added to the site.

Specimen Stamps of the Crown Colonies
Samuel, Marcus

Specimen Stamps of the Crown Colonies

1857-1948
Publisher: The Royal Philatelic Society, London, 1976

Hardback, illustrated, 255 pages + 16 plates, slight bend to the covers and spine-lean, a Good reading copy.

£45.00

Vols. 27-30 (Whole Nos. 120-128)
Publisher: Postmark & Postal History Society of Southern Africa, Johannesburg, 1995-98

Hardback, grey cloth binding, ex-National Philatelic Society Library with “NPS” in gilt at foot of spine and a few library marks to some front covers, in Very Good condition.

£12.00

Douglas, James

Publisher: The Scottish Postmark Group, Edinburgh, nd [circa 1980]

Second edition, large (A4) hardback, illustrated, 71 pages, slight bend to the front cover, in Good condition.

£9.50

Willcocks, R.M. and Jay, B.

Publisher: R.M. Willcocks, 1981

First edition, hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, vi + 114 pages, dustwrapper rubbed and with a short tear, few spots of foxing to top page-edges, in Good condition.

£10.00

['Besançon']

The ‘Besançon’ Collection (part III)
Publisher: Corinphila, Zurich, 2022

Auction catalogue, hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, 368 pages, text in English, with a print-out of the prices realised, in Very Good condition.

£16.00

['Besançon']

The ‘Besançon’ Collection (part IV)
Publisher: Corinphila, Zurich, 2022

Auction catalogue, hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, 144 pages, text in English, with a print-out of the prices realised, in Very Good condition.

£15.00

["Besançon"]

The “Besançon” Collection (part I)
Publisher: Corinphila, Zurich, 2022

Auction catalogue, hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, 128 pages, with a print-out of the prices realised, in Very Good condition.

£15.00

Kropf, H.

Publisher: Deutschen Vereines für Briefmarkenkunde, Prag, 1902

First edition, large hardback, blue cloth binding with original paper covers bound in, [xiv] + 455 pages, illustrated, text in German, some marks/wear to the covers, top and foot of spine slightly frayed, slight cracking to front inner-hinge, heavy foxing to front & rear free-endpapers, ex-libris John F. Giblin with his bookplate to front free-endpaper, a little scattered foxing, in Good condition.

£95.00

Glasgow Post Office Officials

Articles, Tales and Poems relating to Postal & Telegraph Life & Work
Publisher: Aird & Coghill, Glasgow, 1887

First edition, hardback, half-leather binding, marbled boards, original paper covers bound in, illustrated, 116 pages + [iv] advertisements, leather binding rubbed, wear to top and foot of spine, gilt lettering to spine rubbed away, some cracking to front inner-hinge, in Fair to Good condition.

£30.00

Publisher: Harmer Rooke, London, 1963

Auction catalogue, paperback, 16 pages + iv plates, with the prices realised, vertical crease caused by folding, in fairly Good condition.

£9.50

[Glossop, William]

Publisher: H.R. Harmer, London, 1956

Auction catalogue, paperback, 35 pages + viii plates, with the prices realised, the rusty staples have been removed and consequently the pages are detached from the covers, some rippling to the plates, in fairly Good condition.

£9.50

[Gilbert-Lodge, L.J.]

Publisher: H.R. Harmer, London, 1957

Auction catalogue, paperback, 25 pages + viii plates, with a photocopy of the prices realised, a little creasing, in Good condition.

£10.00

comprising The “Findlater” British Empire Collection, etc.
Publisher: H.R. Harmer, London, 1942

Auction catalogue, paperback, 28 pages + 3 plates, with the prices realised, vertical crease caused by folding, some ink and pencil prices/annotations in the page margins of the Rhodesia section, in reasonably Good condition.

£15.00

Publisher: H.R. Harmer, London, 1946

Auction catalogue, paperback, 16 pages + vi plates, with prices realised tipped-in at front, disbound from a larger volume with consequent small holes and residue to the spine, slight corner-crease, in Good condition.

£24.00

Vol. 1 Nos. 1-6
Publisher: International Philippine Philatelic Society, Manila, 1975

Hardback, seven issues bound in one volume, small library mark of the National Philatelic Society to front endpaper, some small marks to the endpapers else in Very Good condition.

£20.00

Dehn, Roy A.

A Handbook for Collectors
Publisher: Heinemann, London, 1973

Hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, ix + 278 pages, dustwrapper price-clipped and with a little shelf-wear, a few dusty marks else in Very Good condition.

£21.00

Publisher: Murray Payne, 2015

Twentieth edition, hardback, illustrated, x + 323 pages, few tiny marks to the covers, a couple of small dents to the lower edges of the rear cover, binding a little shaken, pages fine, in Good condition.

£15.00

Moubray, Jane & Michael

Publisher: The Royal Philatelic Society, London, 1992

First edition, large hardback, illustrated, xxxii + 512 pages + 2 colour plates, signed by both authors, in Very Good condition.

£75.00

Monev, Dimiter

Part I. Postcards 1879-2007
Publisher: Bulphila, Sofia, 2007

Large format paperback, illustrated, 44 pages, bilingual text in English & Bulgarian, ex-National Philatelic Society Library with label to spine and some library marks inside front cover and title page, in Good condition.

£9.50

Jones, A.D.

A Chronology of the Early United States Government Air Mail, March-December 1918
Publisher: American Air Mail Society, New York, 1993

Large format paperback, illustrated, 128 pages, tiny corner-creases else in Very Good condition.

£12.50

Ercegović, Velimir

Od Predfilatelije do Maraka Republike Hrvatske
Publisher: Zagreb, 1995

Large hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, 647 pages, text in Croatian, very slight hint of a bend to the covers, some minor dusty marks to the page-edges, some foxing to the endpapers, very slight rippling to pages, in Good condition.

£30.00

Bernardini, Ernst and Pfalz, Helmut

Katalog und Handbuch
Publisher: privately published, Wien, 1994

Large hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, 375 pages, text in German, dusty marks and foxing to upper page-edges and endpapers, in Good condition.

£35.00

Bertrand, Gustave

Volume I La France depuis 1880; La France en Hongrie, à Memel. dans les Balkans; Alsace – Andorre – Monaco – Sarre
Publisher: Louis Schneider, Bischwiller, 1932

Paperback, illustrated, 371 pages + plates, text in French, some very short tears to edges of covers, slight creasing, two labels to front cover, in Good condition.

£15.00

Bertrand, Gustave

Volume II La Belgique
Publisher: Louis Schneider, Bischwiller, 1933

Paperback, illustrated, 217 pages + plates, text in French, some very short tears to edges of covers, slight creasing, some pages unopened, in Good condition.

£15.00

Bertrand, Gustave

Volume VI La France, Premières Emissions de 1849 à 1900
Publisher: Louis Schneider, Bischwiller, 1948

Paperback, illustrated, 519 pages + plates, text in French, some small marks to the covers, some wear to the spine, tear to joint of spine and rear cover (repaired with tape), a few short tears to the edges of the covers (as usual with this series), pages fine, in Good condition.

£45.00