Philatelic Literature Specialists


Indian Air Mail Postage Rates until 1956
Brown, Jeffrey

Indian Air Mail Postage Rates until 1956

Publisher: The India Study Circle for Philately, 2000

Paperback, illustrated, viii + 95 pages, spine quite rubbed/scuffed down one edge, pages fine, in Good condition.


Wood, Ron

Volumes One and Two 1691 to 1954
Publisher: privately published, Petersfield, 2006-07

Large format paperback, two volumes in one, xvii + 239 + iii  + 215 pages, illustrated, front cover torn with loss of a piece from the lower edge, tiny corner-creases to last few pages, in Good condition.


Webb, Colonel F.W.

Publisher: The Postal History Society, 1968

Paperback, illustrated, 57 pages, slightly rusty staples, some small marks and some corner-creasing to the covers, in Good condition.


Drechsel, Edwin

Publisher: Christie's Robson Lowe, London, 1984

First edition, oblong format, paperback, 60 pages, corners of covers a little rubbed, some marks to the covers, pages clean, in Good condition.


Padget, Peter I.

Publisher: The China Philatelic Society of London, 1978

Paperback (card covers) comb-bound, illustrated, 111 pages, foxing to the covers and to the page-edges, in Good condition.


Cane, Dr. Leonard B.

Publisher: Stamp Collecting Ltd., London, 1938

First edition, paperback, illustrated, 63 pages, small corner-crease to front cover and first few pages, some small marks and shelf-wear, in Good condition.


Beales, K.H. and Aglen, E.F.

Publisher: China Philatelic Society of London, 1987

Large (A4) paperback, 95 pages, illustrated, previous owner’s name (L.R.F. Prescott) to front cover, some small marks to the covers, pages fine, in Good condition.


Waterfall, Arnold C.

Publisher: Robson Lowe, London, 1965

First edition, hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, 174 pages, dustwrapper rubbed and with some short tears, some foxing to the dustwrapper and to the page-edges, internally clean, a Good reading copy.


Pratt, Major Richard

Publisher: Christie's Robson Lowe, London, 1994

Hardback, dustwrapper, xi + 500 pages + 16 colour plates, dustwrapper rubbed and chipped at edges and sunned (faded) to spine, small blemishes and signs of use, contents clean, in Good condition.


Oldfield, Captain Herbert R.

Publisher: Séfi, Pemberton & Co., London, 1927

Paperback, illustrated, 61 pages, spine rather rubbed with loss of some pieces, in Good condition.


Prigara, S.V. and translated by Skipton, David M.

Publisher: Rossica, 1981

English translation of the original 1941 Russian work, hardback, illustrated, vi + 196 pages, foxing to top page-edges, previous owner’s name to front endpaper, in Good condition.


[Domingo, Malcolm]

The Malcolm Domingo Collection
Publisher: Stanley Gibbons, London, 2020

Auction catalogue, large format (A4) paperback, illustrated, 128 pages, in Very Good condition.


Mahatma Gandhi Philatelic Exhibition
Publisher: Gujarat Philatelists' Association, Ahmedabad, 2001

Paperback, [ii] + 104 pages + 8 colour plates, illustrated, text in English, slight corner-creases, laminate peeling from the covers slightly, inscription to the previous owner to first page, in Good condition.


Tchilinghirian, S.D. and Stephen, W.S.E.

Part Two: The Black Sea & Aegean Ports, Syria, Palestine, Egypt, Crete, Ship Mail in the Levant
Publisher: The British Society of Russian Philately, 1958

Paperback (card covers), illustrated, 96 pages + map, spine toned, some marks to the covers, title-page and fore-edges quite thumbed, a Good working copy.


Harrison, Gilbert and Napier, Lieutenant F.H.

Publisher: Stanley Gibbons, London, 1998

Reprint, hardback, maroon cloth gilt, 87 pages + 2 plates + publisher’s adverts, in Very Good condition.


Proud, Edward B.

Publisher: Proud-Bailey Co. Ltd., East Sussex, nd (circa 1984)

Hardback, dustwrapper, 480 pages, illustrated, dustwrapper slightly toned, top of spine a little bruised, a few marks to the front cover, pages fine, in Good condition.


Grabowski, Edward J.J.

Publisher: privately published, 2007

Paperback, illustrated, 75 pages, in Very Good condition.


Barefoot, J.

Publisher: privately published, Chesterfield, 1978

Paperback, 22 pages, illustrated, a few tiny marks to the front cover else in Very Good condition.


Martin, Colonel D.R. and Blair, Colonel Neil

Publisher: Robson Lowe, London, 1975

Hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, viii + 72 pages + maps, dustwrapper rubbed and with one or two short tears, slightest hint of spine-lean, minor dusty marks to page-edges, internally fine, in Good condition.


Martin, Colonel D.R.

Publisher: Robson Lowe, London, 1970

Hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, iv + 140 pages, some short tears to the dustwrapper, slight dusty marks to top page-edges, internally clean, in Good condition.


Ong, Henry and Thompson, Maggie and Jackson, Mike

A Display to Mark the Centenary of Postage Meter Franking 1922-2022 given to the Royal Philatelic Society London
Publisher: privately published, 2022

Paperback, 16 pages, illustrated, in Very Good condition.


[Tong, Dr. William]

Publisher: Zurich Asia, Hong Kong, 2010

Auction catalogue, paperback, 62 pages, illustrated, text in English, slightest shelf-wear to front cover else in Very Good condition.


Virk, D.S.

Gleanings from Post Office Records
Publisher: The Army Postal Service Association, New Delhi, 1991

Large hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, 202 pages, dustwrapper a little sunned to spine and with a very short tear else in Very Good condition.


Martin, D.R. and Smythies, E.A.

Publisher: Published for the Philatelic Society of India by Stanley Gibbons Ltd., London, 1930

First edition, hardback, original maroon cloth gilt, xix + 50 pages + 12 loose plates in pocket, corners of covers and spine lightly rubbed, in Good condition.


Wood, Ron and Meher, Vijay

Publisher: India Study Circle for Philately, 1999

Handbook of Indian Philately, Second Series No. 3, large paperback, illustrated, x + 163 pages, slight spine-lean, corners of front cover rubbed, in Good condition.


Benns, R.J.

Publisher: India Study Circle for Philately, U.K., 1986

Paperback, comb-bound, 57 pages + xx plates, in Very Good condition


Stewart-Wilson, C. and Jones, B. Gordon

Publisher: Philatelic Society of India, Calcutta, 1904

Second edition, original printed card covers and cloth spine, [x] + iv + 180 pages + 9 plates, with errata & corrigenda slip tipped-in at front, binding slightly shaken, spine rubbed and frayed with a little loss at top and bottom, covers slightly stained and rubbed with a little loss at corners, short tear to upper front hinge, very slight stain to upper margin of first few pages, some pencil annotations to pages, in Fair/Good condition.