Philatelic Literature Specialists

Asia

Shanghai
Thornhill, W.B.

Shanghai

Publisher: Stanley Gibbons Ltd., London, 1998

Reprint, hardback, 78 pages + viii plates, in Very Good condition.

£15.00

Vol. 1: The Adhesives
Publisher: The Hong Kong Study Circle, 1984

Hardback, illustrated, viii + 197 pages, very slight hint of spine-lean, minor signs of use, in Good condition.

£25.00

Scamp, Lee C.

The Pre-Adhesive Period to the Beginning of Packet Service from Hong Kong 1800-1845
Publisher: Nancol Enterprises, Houston, 1986

Large paperback, spiralbound, illustrated, xx + 284 pages, covers slightly rubbed and creased at edges, pages fine, in Good condition.

£35.00

Scamp, Lee C.

British, Indian, French, American, and Japanese Mail Ship Schedules 1840-1880 Volume I
Publisher: privately published, 1997

First edition, large paperback, illustrated, viii + 416 pages + Valuation booklet tipped-in at front, spine very sunned else in Very Good condition.

£40.00

Scamp, Lee C. and Fine, Harmon K.

Publisher: The Hong Kong Study Circle, 1980

Paperback (card covers), comb-bound, illustrated, iv + 142 pages, slight shelf-wear to the covers, in Good condition.

£25.00

1862-1962
Publisher: Hong Kong Stamp Centenary Exhibition Committee, Hong Kong, 1962

Paperback, illustrated, circa 65 pages, bilingual text in English & Chinese, covers a little toned else in Very Good condition.

£30.00

Gurevitch, R.N.

Volumes 1 & 2
Publisher: The Hong Kong Philatelic Society, 2001

Two volumes, large format paperbacks, illustrated, 291 + 237 pages, slight shelf-wear to the covers else in Very Good condition.

£90.00

["Besançon"]

The “Besançon” Collection (part I)
Publisher: Corinphila, Zurich, 2021

Auction catalogue, hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, 100 pages, dent to dustwrapper spine and scratch-mark to rear panel of dustwrapper, very slight hint of rippling to page margins, in Good condition.

£10.00

Smith, John A.

Publisher: privately published, 1957

First edition, paperback, illustrated, 28 pages, small marks to the covers, pages slightly toned, one corner slightly creased with loss of tiny corner-pieces of last page and rear cover, in Good condition.

£15.00

Baker, Alan and Entwistle, Charles R.

Publisher: Chavril Press, 1994

Large (A4) paperback, illustrated, 32 pages, slightly rusty staples, covers a little sunned, some marks to the rear cover, pages clean, in Good condition.

£9.50

Lee, O.R.J.

Publisher: The Forces Postal History Society, 1985

First edition, large format paperback, illustrated, circa 100 pages, two short tears to spine, shelf-wear to the covers, in Good condition.

£9.50

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.

£8.50

Campbell, H.M. and Hopkins, A. E. and Wellsted, W.R.

A Study of the Modern Post Offices in the Colony with their Cancellations
Publisher: The Postal History Society, 1957

Paperback, illustrated, 41 pages, spine-covering torn with some loss, front cover creased at corners with loss of a tiny corner-piece, in Good condition.

£14.50

Lobdell, H.E. and Hopkins, A.E. (and Bishop, Morton and Sayers)

Postal History and Postal Markings
Publisher: The Postal History Society, London, 1949

Second edition, hardback, 330 pages + 50 plates, signed by Adrian Hopkins, slight hint of spine-lean, a little scattered foxing to endpapers and page-edges, slight mark to front cover, in Good condition.

£90.00

Tyler, Varro E.

Cherry Blossom Issues of 1872-1876
Publisher: The Society of Philatelic Americans, nd (circa 1970)

First edition, paperback, illustrated, 38 pages, very slight rust to staples, minor corner-creasing else in Very Good condition.

£7.50

Publisher: F.F.E. Journal, Switzerland, 2003

Large format paperback, illustrated, 213 pages, text in English (some articles in other languages with English translations), slight spine-lean, in Good condition.

£40.00

Publisher: Paolo Vollmeier, Switzerland, 1998

Large format paperback, illustrated, 129 pages, text in English, slight shelf-wear to front cover, corners of front cover slightly rubbed/creased, in Good condition.

£30.00

[Hackmey, Joseph]

The Joseph Hackmey Collection (part II)
Publisher: Corinphila, Zurich, 2019

Auction catalogue, hardback, dustwrapper, 96 pages, text in English, slight crease and short tear to dustwrapper, in Good condition.

£12.00

Featuring the collection of Perak formed by the late Iain Dyce
Publisher: Spink, London, 2021

Auction catalogue, paperback, illustrated, 151 pages, two pages with small pen marks next to lot numbers, in Good condition.

£8.50

Publisher: Fritz Billig, New York, 1955

First edition, hardback, illustrated, 207 pages, spine and covers slightly sunned, slight bend to the covers, pages clean, a Good reading copy only.

£10.00

Livingston, L.F. and Chow, Wei-Liang

Publisher: Wei-Liang Chow, Maryland, 1990

Second and revised edition, paperback, illustrated, 54 pages, a few tiny marks to the covers, tiny dent to edge of rear cover else in Very Good condition.

£15.00

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.

£40.00

Harradine, Peter W.A.

Publisher: McFarland & Co., 1987

First edition, hardback, illustrated, xv + 387 pages + plates, ex-National Philatelic Society Library with two small stamps to front endpapers, tiny tear to top of spine, slight shelf-wear, pages fine, signed by the author, in Good condition.

£40.00

Nasution, Khoo Salma and Wade, Martin

Publisher: Janus Print & Resources, Penang, 2003

Large hardback, pictorial covers, illustrated, 304 pages, minimal signs of use else in Very Good condition.

£35.00

Barker, W.H. and Saunders, F.R.

The Postage Stamps of the Reign of King George VI
Publisher: King George VI Collectors Society, 1976

Paperback, 72 pages, some soiling to the covers, corner-creases, a Good working copy.

£9.00