Philatelic Literature Specialists


Sudan: The Development of Postal Communications (1844-1928)
Stock, Richard

Sudan: The Development of Postal Communications (1844-1928)

A Presentation to the Royal Philatelic Society, London
Publisher: privately published, 2012

Large (A4) paperback, illustrated, 32 pages, small pen inscription to rear cover else in Very Good condition.


Stock, Richard

A Display to the Royal Philatelic Society, London
Publisher: privately published, 2009

Large (A4) paperback, illustrated, 24 pages, in Very Good condition.


Walton, Frank

Publisher: privately published, 2016

Paperback, illustrated, 24 pages, in Very Good condition.


Balian, Leon

with Egypt used in Palestine and Sudan
Publisher: privately published by the author, 1998

Hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, 535 pages + loose folding map, slight hint of spine-lean, knock to top corner of rear cover with some slight damage to book and dustwrapper, stamp shop’s ink-stamp at front with inscription: “sold as damaged-cover fault”, in Good condition.


King-Farlow, R.

Publisher: Norsk Filatelistisk Tidsskrift, Oslo, 1948

Hardback, library grey cloth binding, original card covers bound-in, illustrated, 62 pages, text in English, ex-Canada National Postal Museum library with label to spine and bookplate at front, corner-crease and short tear to the rear card cover, pages fine, in Good condition.


Gisburn, Harold G.D. and Thompson, G. Seymour

Publisher: Stanley Gibbons, London, 1947

Hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, 120 pages, toning and tears with some loss to the dustwrapper, mild toning to the endpapers and page-edges, internally clean, in Good condition.


Dann, H.C.

Publisher: Robson Lowe, London, 1950

Hardback, original red cloth, dustwrapper, illustrated, 85 pages, dustwrapper in Fair condition only with several short tears and some toning and foxing, toning to endpapers, in Good condition.


Rosenthal, Eric and Blum, Eliezer

Postal History and Stamps of Southern Africa
Publisher: Purnell & Sons, Cape Town, 1969

Hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, xi + 280 pages, a couple of short tears to the dustwrapper, slight marks and small scuff to front where a label has been removed, few small dusty marks to page-edges, in Good condition.


Benians, F.W.

Publisher: National Philatelic Society, London, 1978

Large format (A4) paperback, illustrated, viii + 148 pages, spine slightly sunned, corners of front cover slightly rubbed, in Good condition.


Proud, Edward B.

Publisher: Proud-Bailey Co., East Sussex, 1992

First edition, hardback, dustwrapper, 368 pages, slight spine-lean, page-edges dust-marked and foxed, internally clean, an acceptable working copy only.


Nicholson, M.P.

Publisher: Philip Cockrill, nd [circa 1982]

Paperback, illustrated, 24 pages, circular dent to front cover, some shelf-wear to the covers, pages fine, Good condition.


Buckley, G.D. and Marriott, W.B.

Part III Orange Free Colony 1900-1913
Publisher: The Orange Free State Study Circle, London, 1971

Hardback, original blue cloth, illustrated, 247 pages, some small marks to the upper page-edges, internally clean, in Good condition.


Including The “M.H. Abell” Collection of British West Indies; strong in St. Vincent; The “W.M. Jelks” Collections of Grenada and Malaya; The L.U.G. Tripp” India; The late “Major J.B. McVittie” Malta; The “Brigadier D.A.K. Redman” South Australia; Rarities of Natal, N.S.W., Etc.
Publisher: Robson Lowe, London, 1956

Auction catalogue, paperback, illustrated, 30 pages, with the prices realised, short tears to covers at top and bottom of spine, slightly rusty staples, in Good condition.


Corbelli, Louis

Les Surcharges Locales 1940/1942
Publisher: A. Molder, Lisbon, 1944

First edition, paperback, 35 pages, illustrated, text in French, small crease to foot of spine, some toning to covers & page edges, in Good condition.


"Chartwell" [Cripps, Sir Humphrey]

Vol. 1: British Empire
Publisher: Spink, London, 2011

Auction catalogue, hardback, illustrated, 70 pages, tiny hint of spine-lean else in Very Good condition.


Sidebottom, John K. and Clear, C.R.

A Postal Historical Study of the Mail Route to India
Publisher: The Postal History Society, 1948

First edition, hardback, dustwrapper, xi + 174 pages + plates, a few short tears to the dustwrapper with a small amount of loss, a little foxing to page-edges, in Good condition.


Cheavin, W. Harold S.

V. British Colonies, “The De-La-Rue Dies”
Publisher: Editrice Filatelica, Torino, 1927

Large format paperback, illustrated, 11 pages, bilingual text in English & French, quite creased, a few short tears to the front cover, one short tear to front cover and margin of first couple of pages, in fairly Good condition.


Batten, A.G.M.

Publisher: privately published by the author, 1984

Large format (A4) paperback, [ii] + 22 pages, front cover corner-creased, signed dedication from the author to the previous owner (Francis Kiddle) to title-page, in Good condition.


Andrew, J.O. (editor)

Publisher: Christie's Robson Lowe in conjunction with the West Africa Study Circle, 1985

Hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, v + 159 pages + 8 colour plates, dustwrapper has some slight creasing and a tiny nick to the edge, else in Very Good condition.



Part 2 South Africa 1910-1997
Publisher: Filatelistenvereniging Zuidelijk Afrika, Rotterdam, 1998

Large format (A4) paperback, illustrated, circa 200 pages, bilingual text in English & Dutch, slight spine-lean, slight toning to the front cover, corners of covers slightly creased, pages fine, a Good working copy.


Wyndham, L.A.

Publisher: privately published, printed by Cape Times Limited, Cape Town, 1936

Hardback, original blue cloth gilt, frontispiece, iv + 126 pages + fold-out map + plates, a few slight marks to the front cover, in Good condition.