Philatelic Literature Specialists



Stamps of Egypt
Balian, Leon

Stamps of Egypt

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.


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.


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.


Smith, Peter A.S.

Publisher: Mobile Post Office Society, 1983

Paperback, illustrated, ii + 65 pages, some slight corner-creases, tiny scuff to rear cover, page-edges very slightly toned, internally clean, in Good condition.


Wagner, Ryszard

Middle East and Italy 1940-1948
Publisher: Caldra House, London, 1992

Large hardback, dustwrapper, vii + 355 pages, illustrated, a few slight marks and minor creases to the dustwrapper, binding very slightly shaken, pages a little toned, in Good condition.


[Tchilinghirian, S.D. & Stephen, W.S.E.] and Tranmer, Keith

Austrian Lloyd, Liechtenstein, Cyprus, Egypt, Palestine, Syria-Lebanon, Asia Minor
Publisher: Keith Tranmer, 1976

Paperback (card covers), illustrated, 112 pages, covers creased, pages fine, in Good condition.


Baldwin, N.C.

Publisher: F.J. Field, Sutton Coldfield, nd (circa 1933)

“The Aero Field” Handbook No. 2, paperback, illustrated, 68 pages, remnants of an adhesive label to front cover, very slight corner-crease, minor dusty marks, in Good condition.


Firebrace, John

A Postal History
Publisher: Christie's Robson Lowe, London, 1991

Large hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, xii + 460 pages, dustwrapper slightly creased at edges and with a short tear, binding slightly shaken (as often with this heavy tome) but still perfectly solid, page-edges slightly toned, internally clean, a Good working copy.


Publisher: Robson Lowe Ltd., London, 1969

Paperback, illustrated, 40 pages, slight corner-crease and few spots of foxing to the front cover, pages fine, in Good condition.


Vol. V No. 11/12-Vol. XIII No. 1/2 (Whole series Nos. 59/60-141/142
Publisher: Egypt Study Circle, Oct 1962-March/June

Paperbacks, occasional spots of foxing, mild signs of use, else in Very Good condition.


Nos. 1-6, 31 & 42
Publisher: Egypt Study Circle, 1938-39, 1949 & 1954

Paperbacks, with tipped-in illustrations, covers sunned and torn at edges, pages fine, in Good condition.


Journal of the Philatelic Society of Egypt
Publisher: Philatelic Society of Egypt, Cairo, 1962-1979

Nos. 107 (July 1962) to 130 (Nov 1978/Feb 1979) complete, 24 issues, text in French, English & Arabic, some slight foxing, in Good condition.


Publisher: H.R. Harmer Ltd., London, 1954

Auction catalogue, paperback, 119 pages, illustrated, with the prices realised, slight wear to top of spine, covers slightly soiled, some foxing to page-edges, internally clean, a Good working copy.


Fikry, Samir Amin

Publisher: The Royal Philatelic Society, London, 1996

Large hardback, dustwrapper, xvi + 158 pages, dustwrapper slightly creased and with a couple of tiny tears at top of spine, ex libris National Philatelic Society with small library stamps to verso of title-page else in Very Good condition.


[Böehringer, Theodor] and [Wilson, Richard S.]

Publisher: Spink, London, 2008

Auction catalogue, paperback, illustrated, 194 pages, text in English, in Very Good condition.


Dacos, Themis

Publisher: Collectio, Athens, 1994

Hardback, illustrated, xxiv + 93 pages, bilingual text in Greek and English, few dusty marks and slight signs of use, in Good condition.


Nofal, Mohamed Aly

Part 1 Alexandria, Egypt 1890-1956
Publisher: privately published by the author, Alexandria, 2007

Large format paperback (pictorial card covers), illustrated, 324 pages, text in English, signed dedication from the author to the previous owner to title-page, a couple of tiny marks to fore-edges, internally clean, in Very Good condition.


Publisher: Harmers, London, 2009

Auction catalogue, large format paperback, illustrated, 44 pages, bilingual text in English & Italian, covers a little creased, in Good condition.


Volume 5 Saudi Arabia
Publisher: Spink, London, 2011

Auction catalogue, paperback, illustrated, 22 pages, in Very Good condition.


Kehr, Ernest A.

Publisher: Chambers Publishing Co, Michigan, 1942

Paperback, illustrated, 47 pages, a little mild foxing else in Very Good condition.


[Burrus, Maurice]

Publisher: Robson Lowe, London, 1962

Auction catalogue, paperback, illustrated in black & white, 60 pages, with a photocopy of the prices realised, in Very Good condition.