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.


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.


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.


[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.


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.


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.


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.


[Nathan, V.T.]

Publisher: Spink, London, 2009

Auction catalogue, paperback, 87 pages, illustrated, with a print-out of the prices realised, a little shelf-wear to the covers else in Very Good condition.



Park Collection
Publisher: Christoph Gärtner, 2011

Auction catalogue, hardback, illustrated, 87 pages of India and 154 pages of Indian States, text in English, corners of covers a little bumped else in Very Good condition.


Proud, Edward B.

Asia and Australasia
Publisher: Proud Publications, 2009

Hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, 896 pages, tear and some creasing to the dustwrapper, small signs of use, in Good condition.


[Kirk, R.]

Publisher: Stanley Gibbons Auctions, London, 1987

Auction catalogue, paperback, 24 pages + 26 plates, some slight wear to the spine and covers, some pencil notes in page margins, in Good condition.


Earée, Rev. R.B.

Part IV India through Luxembourg
Publisher: The Manuka-Ainslie Press, Australia, nd (circa 1970s)

Reprint of the third edition (originally published in 1906), paperback, illustrated, [24] + 81 pages, tiny corner-crease to front cover else in Very Good condition.


[Scott Archer, Mike]

Publisher: Cavendish Philatelic Auctions, Derby, 2004

Auction catalogue, paperback, 78 pages, illustrated, with the prices realised, spine a little sunned else in Very Good condition.


Ruffle, J.W.B.

Publisher: Indian Ocean Study Circle, 1991

Reprint in one volume of Handbook Nos. 4 & 5, large format paperback, comb-bound, illustrated, xv + 46 + xx + 33 pages, in Very Good condition.


Tristant, Henri

Publisher: privately published by the author, 1987

Paperback, illustrated, 175 pages, text in French, signed by the author, a few minor signs of use else in Very Good condition.


Cooper, Jal

Publisher: Jal Cooper, Bombay, 1965

Second edition, paperback, 30 pages, illustrated, pages 13-16 misbound in the wrong place but all pages are present, spine a little rubbed, slight dusty marks to the covers, in Good condition.


Hall, Thos. Wm. and Wilson, Sir John and Minns, John

Publisher: East Africa Study Circle, 2002

Large format paperback, vi + 90 pages, illustrated, some slight shelf-wear, dusty marks/foxing to the page-edges, in Good condition.


Featuring the R.A. Gooch Collection of China, The William C.Y. Kwan Collection of Japanese Occupation of Hong Kong, and India with the Collection formed by the late Bob Nuttall
Publisher: Spink, London, 2008

Auction catalogue, paperback, 138 pages, illustrated, text in English, in Very Good condition.