Philatelic Literature Specialists

China

Asia

Shanghai
Thornhill, W.B.

Shanghai

Publisher: Stanley Gibbons Ltd., London, 1998

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

£15.00

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. 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

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

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

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

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

Webb, Colonel F.W.

Publisher: The Postal History Society, 1968

Paperback, illustrated, 57 pages, slight corner-creasing, in Good condition.

£14.50

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

Part Three: Persia, The Khanates of Bukhara & Khiva, Sin-Kiang
Publisher: The British Society of Russian Philately, 1958

Paperback (card covers), illustrated, 96 pages, minor age-wear else in Very Good condition.

£50.00

Proud, Edward B.

Publisher: Proud-Bailey, East Sussex, 1991

Hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, 551 pages + colour plates, dustwrapper a little creased and with a short tear to the rear panel else in Very Good condition.

£40.00

[Roseway, Sir David]

with a fine selection of classic Japan
Publisher: Robson Lowe, London, 1963

Auction catalogue, paperback, illustrated, 68 pages, slight rust to staples, small corner-crease to bottom corner of pages and both covers, in Good condition.

£25.00

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

Part Four: Uryankhai, Mongolia, China Proper, The Lyaotung Leasehold
Publisher: The British Society of Russian Philately, 1959

Paperback (card covers), illustrated, 95 pages, mild shelf-wear, internally clean, in Good condition.

£50.00

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

Part Five: Manchuria, Chinese Eastern Railway
Publisher: The British Society of Russian Philately, 1959

Paperback (card covers), illustrated, 94 pages + folding map, mild shelf-wear, internally clean, in Good condition.

£50.00

Clark, Kenneth G.

Volume I: A Brief History and Postal History of the Sino-Japanese War, Boxer Uprising, Russo-Japanese War.
Publisher: Japan Philatelic Group, England, 2004

Large hardback, illustrated, iv + 252 pages, signed by the author, very slight rippling to the bottom page margins else in Very Good condition.

£30.00

Clark, Kenneth G.

Volume II: The Sino-Japanese War, Russo-Japanese War, The Armies & Prisoners, Field Post Offices, Postmarks
Publisher: Japan Philatelic Group, England, 2009

Large hardback, illustrated, v + 442 pages, with cd-rom of some 150 pages of the author’s Gold Medal collection, slight rippling to the upper page margins else in Very Good condition.

£40.00

Michel, Carla

English-German-Pinyin-Chinese
Publisher: Forschungsgemeinschaft China-Philatelie, Krefeld, 1995

Paperback, 120 pages, slight shelfwear to the covers, tiny tear to spine, in Good condition.

£12.00

[Kinder, Uwe et al]

mit Sammlungen Uwe Kinder, Peter Wenzel und Dr. Helmut Schmidt
Publisher: Württembergisches Auktionhaus, 2012

Auction catalogue, paperback, 256 pages, illustrated, text in German, in Very Good condition.

£10.00

Publisher: Directorate General of Posts Taipei, Taiwan, 1982

Large hardback, dustwrapper, [xii] + 709 pages, text in English & Chinese, dustwrapper spine slightly sunned, ex libris Derek Pocock with his small embossed stamp to front endpaper, mild signs of use, else in Very Good condition.

£35.00

Publisher: Antonio M. Torres, Barcelona, 1993

Auction catalogue, paperback, illustrated, 16 pages + 6 colour plates + 25 black & white plates, text in English, several pages marked with handwritten ink notes in margins, a Good working copy only.

£7.50

Volume 7
Publisher: Royal Philatelic Society London, 2016

Large format paperback, 222 pages, illustrated, bilingual text in Chinese & English, very slight corner-bend to front cover else in Very Good condition.

£12.00

Mosher, John

Publisher: Quarterman, USA, 1978

Hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, xvii + 227 pages, dustwrapper toned and with a few short tears with tiny amount of loss, ex-Royal Philatelic Society London Library with library bookplate to front endpaper, some foxing to page-edges, in Good condition.

£45.00

Ceresa, Dr. R.J.

Volume 3. The Armies & Post Offices, Parts 6-12 South Russia and Russian Refugee Post Issues, Text & Plates A, & Plates B
Publisher: privately published by the author, 1988

Two volumes, large format paperbacks, illustrated, circa 430 pages, in Very Good condition.

£36.00

Asquith, Brian; Lovejoy, Geoff; Kenton, Phil and Muys, Cornelius

Publisher: Stuart Rossiter Trust Fund, 2000

Large format (A4) paperback, illustrated, v + 111 pages, in Very Good condition.

£12.00