Philatelic Literature Specialists

Australia

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Pacific Islands

The “Besançon” Collection
Publisher: Corinphila, Zurich, 2021

Auction catalogue, hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, 176 pages, with a print-out of the prices realised, in Very Good condition.

£18.00

Porter, Harry S.

Publisher: The Hawthorn Press, Melbournne, 1954

First edition, paperback, 35 pages, toning to the covers, corner creased, in Good condition.

£10.00

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

Purves, J.R.W.

And the Post Offices which used them
Publisher: The Royal Philatelic Society of Victoria, Melbourne, 1963

Hardback, original green cloth gilt, frontispiece + iii + 213 pages + 11 loose plates in pocket at end, in Very Good condition.

£45.00

Publisher: David Feldman, London, 2000

Auction catalogue, hardback, illustrated, 325 pages, text in English, minor signs of wear else in Very Good condition.

£12.50

Buckley, Wm. H.

Publisher: Fritz Billig, 1952

Billig’s Philatelic Handbook Volume 4, second (revised) edition, hardback, illustrated, 207 pages, a few slight marks, slight toning, in Good condition.

£12.00

Overton, Rodney

Publisher: privately published, Adelaide, 1983

Oblong format paperback, illustrated, [ii] + 34 pages + illustrations, lacking the spine-covering, small scuff to upper-edge of front cover, in Good condition.

£8.50

Pope, Brian and Thomas, Phil

The Postal Stationery to 1914
Publisher: The Western Australia Study Group, Perth, 1982

Hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, viii + 141 pages, dustwrapper very slightly frayed at top of spine, small mark to dustwrapper, page-edges a little toned, in Good condition.

£20.00

Napier, Francis H. and Smith, Gordon

with Notes and Publishers’ Prices
Publisher: Stanley Gibbons, London, 1894

First edition, hardback, original publisher’s green cloth gilt, top page-edges gilt, 7 + 135 pages + 3 plates + publisher’s advertisements, covers a little rubbed else in Very Good condition.

£65.00

Ellington, Jesse T. and Zwisler, Perry F.

1904-1967
Publisher: privately published, USA, 1967

Hardback, illustrated, 245 pages, in Very Good condition.

£70.00

Purves, J.R.W.

The Nature and Make-Up of the Different Overprinting Formes
Publisher: The Hawthorn Press, Melbourne, 1966

Second edition, paperback, illustrated, 22 pages, covers slightly sunned, in Good condition.

£20.00

Dzelme, John

Publisher: privately published, 1976

First edition, paperback, 130 pages + corrigenda/addenda loosely inserted, slight wear to the covers else in Very Good condition.

£20.00

Hamilton, Margaret and Pope, Brian (editors)

The Stamps and Postal History
Publisher: The Western Australia Study Group, Perth, 1979

Hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, colour frontispiece, viii + 471 pages, slight shelf-wear, pages a little toned, in Good condition.

£60.00

Haynes, Bruce and Pope, Brian

The Forces, Prisoner of War and Censor Mail
Publisher: The Western Australia Study Group, Perth, 1997

Hardback, dustwrapper, xii + 851 pages, illustrated, mild shelfwear, creasing to fore-edges of several pages, in Good condition.

£60.00

Hosking, Roger

Publisher: The TPO & Seapost Society, 2002

Large format (A4) paperback, illustrated, 54 pages, some very slight marks to the front cover else in Very Good condition.

£12.00

Tinsley, W.E.

Stamps and Postal History
Publisher: The Royal Philatelic Society, London, 1986

Large hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, viii + 191 pages, dustwrapper slightly toned else in Very Good condition.

£30.00

[Gray, Arthur]

Publisher: Mossgreen & Prestige Auctions, Melbourne, 2015

Auction catalogue, hardback, 268 pages, illustrated, in Very Good condition.

£32.00

Collas, Phil and Breckon, Richard

A Postal and Philatelic History 1788-1969
Publisher: B & K Philatelic Publishing, Melbourne, 1997

Paperback, illustrated, iv + 84 pages, slight corner-crease to front cover else in Very Good condition.

£10.00