Philatelic Literature Specialists

South Africa

Africa

Runner and Mailcoach
Rosenthal, Eric and Blum, Eliezer

Runner and Mailcoach

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.

£18.00

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.

£9.50

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.

£45.00

Van der Walt, Andries

A Study of the Development of the Postal History of Mafeking from 1881 to 1910
Publisher: Postmark and Postal History Society of Southern Africa, 1986

Large format (A4) paperback, 36 pages, illustrated, some foxing and small marks to the covers, pages slightly toned, crease to rear cover and bend to pages, an acceptable reading copy only.

£8.50

Griffith, Kenneth and Drysdall, Alan

Publisher: The Anglo-Boer War Philatelic Society, 1997

Paperback, comb-bound, illustrated, 75 pages, slight toning to the clear plastic front cover else in Very Good condition.

£15.00

Stroud, Richard

Their Postal History
Publisher: The Anglo-Boer War Philatelic Society, 1989

Paperback, illustrated, circa 112 pages, mild toning to the clear plastic front cover and a tiny corner-crease, in Good condition.

£20.00

Jurgens, A.A.

from 1792 to 1853 and the Postmarks from 1853 to 1910
Publisher: privately published, Cape Town, 1938

Large hardback, illustrated, xiv + 140 pages, signed dedication from the author to the original owner at front, spine and front cover very slightly sunned, else in Very Good condition.

£165.00

Baldwin, N.C.

1925-1932
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.

£18.00

Ward, Gordon

Publisher: C.E. Sherwood, no date [circa 1955]

Paperback, illustrated, 80 pages, minor wear, tiny dent to front cover, in Good condition.

£12.00

Hagger, S.J.

Handbook-Catalogue, Definitive Edition
Publisher: Reijger, Cape Town, 1986

Large hardback, 253 pages + errata page, illustrated, spine and covers quite rubbed at edges, page-edges a little toned, a Good working copy.

£40.00

Bridges, Eddie

1942-1961
Publisher: South African Collectors Society, 2004

Large (A4) paperback, illustrated, vi + 91 pages, signed by the author, slight corner-crease to front cover, tiny mark to front cover, pages clean, in Good condition.

£14.50

Sherwood, C.E.

Publisher: privately published, Cheshire, 1980

First edition, large format paperback, spiralbound, 50 pages, a little foxing to the covers and page-edges, tiny corner-crease, in Good condition.

£10.00

Featuring Fine British West Indies and Cape of Good Hope Postal History, The Betty Watterson Labuan, Rhodesia, South Africa, Sudan Airmails and the Dr. Alan Drysdall Library
Publisher: Spink, London, 2018

Auction catalogue, paperback, illustrated, 203 pages, in Very Good condition.

£9.50

Drysdall, Alan

Publisher: Transvaal Study Circle with BPA Expertising & Expert Committee of the Philatelic Federation of Southern Africa, 1996

Large format (A4) paperback, [vi] + 18 pages + 3 colour plates, ex NPS Library with library stamp to front cover and small library stamps to verso of title-page else in Very Good condition.

£18.00

Kutz, Kenneth J.

Publisher: Gold Fever Publishing, Connecticut, 1987

Large hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, x + 400 pages, dustwrapper worn with some soiling and tears with a small amount of loss, book itself in Very Good condition.

£25.00

['Besançon']

The ‘Besançon’ Collection (part II)
Publisher: Corinphila, Zurich, 2019

Auction catalogue, hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, 272 pages, with prices realised, text in English, very slight wear to the edges of the dustwrapper else in Very Good condition.

£24.00

Kaplan, Dr. Alec

Publisher: privately published, circa 1948

Reprinted from “The South African Philatelist”, paperback, 6 pages, in Very Good condition.

£9.50

Hart, W.R., Kantey, B.A. and Leon, A. Leslie

Publisher: privately published by the authors, 1977

Hardback, illustrated, vi + 168 pages + folding map, slightest bend to the covers, foxing to the page-edges, a Good reading copy.

£15.00

Ward, Gordon

Publisher: H.E. Wingfield & Co., London, no date [circa 1956]

Hardback, privately bound in red cloth without the original paper covers, illustrated, 46 pages, ex Junior/National Philatelic Society with small library marks at front, few pencil notes to page margins, else in Very Good condition.

£20.00

Sanford, Oliver R. and van Ingen, Klass

Publisher: California Collectors Club, San Francisco, 1984

Paperback, illustrated, 77 pages, ex National Philatelic Society with small library marks at front, slight signs of use, in Good condition.

£25.00

Publisher: Matthew Bennett, New York, 2005

Auction catalogue, paperback, illustrated, 180 pages, with the prices realised, shelfwear to the covers, some creasing/rippling to the pages, in Good condition.

£10.00

Beech, David R. (editor)

Her Majesty The Queen’s and Past Presidents’ Collection
Publisher: The Royal Philatelic Society London, 2019

Paperback, 41 pages, illustrated, in Very Good condition.

£9.50

Nicholson, Martin P.

Volume 3 Valentine & Sons
Publisher: privately published by the author, nd [circa 1997]

Large format (A4) paperback, comb-bound, circa 30 pages, in Very Good condition.

£7.50

Nicholson, Martin P.

Volume 2 Braune & Levy – PS & C – Rittenberg
Publisher: privately published by the author, nd [circa 1996]

Large format (A4) paperback, comb-bound, circa 50 pages, in Very Good condition.

£7.50