Philatelic Literature Specialists

British Empire - General

British Commonwealth

The Philatelic Collection formed by Sir Gawaine Baillie
[Baillie, Sir Gawaine]

The Philatelic Collection formed by Sir Gawaine Baillie, BT

Volume X British Empire Part Two and Sperati Forgeries of the World
Publisher: Sotheby's, London, 2007

Auction catalogue, paperback, 430 pages, colour illustrated, corners of covers slightly rubbed, slight dusty marks/foxing to top page-edges, internally clean, in Good condition.

£21.00

["Koi"]

Including the “Koi” Collection of the Bechuanalands
Publisher: David Feldman, Geneva, 2018

Auction catalogue, paperback, illustrated, 209 pages, text in English, in Very Good condition.

£10.00

Bernstein, I.J. and Nissen, Chas.

Publisher: Harry Hayes, Batley, 1987

First published as a series of articles in “Gibbons’ Stamp Weekly” 1907-1909, reprinted as “Harry Hayes Philatelic Study No. 48”, paperback, 48 pages, illustrated, in Very Good condition.

£6.50

Smith, George W.

Engraver to Kings and Tutor to Many
Publisher: privately published, 1989

Paperback, illustrated, vi + 38 pages, slightest shelf-wear, in Very Good condition.

£9.50

The “Besançon” Collection
Publisher: Corinphila, Zurich, 2022

Auction catalogue, hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, 208 pages, text in English, with a print-out of the prices realised, slight rippling to upper and lower margins of pages else in Very Good condition.

£18.00

Publisher: Prestige Philately, Australia, 2011

Auction catalogue, large paperback, illustrated, 142 pages, corners of covers slightly rubbed, corner-crease to front cover and to some pages, in Good condition.

£10.00

Fraser, Colin and Lowe, Robson

Part 1, Great Britain & the Empire to 1960
Publisher: Christie's Robson Lowe, London, 1985

Paperback (card covers), iv + 120 pages, slightest shelf-wear else in Very Good condition.

£10.00

Johnson, Alden C.

Publisher: Marks Stamp Co. Ltd., Toronto, 1945

First edition, [iii] + 57 pages, illustrated, in Very Good condition.

£20.00

Part IV – Important Stamps & Covers of the British Empire
Publisher: Spink & H.R. Harmer, London, 2005

Auction catalogue, paperback, 202 pages, illustrated, corners of covers very slightly rubbed else in Very Good condition.

£15.00

Miss Fitte [Melville, F.J.]

Part I. The British Empire
Publisher: W.H. Peckitt, London, 1910

Paperback, illustrated, 59 pages, previous owner’s name in pencil to front cover, slightly rusty staples, spine toned, small piece missing from top of spine, in Good condition.

£12.50

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

["Dubois"]

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

Auction catalogue, hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, 220 pages, with the prices realised, text in English, slightest crease and small dents to dustwrapper and to edge of front cover caused in transit else in Very Good condition.

£24.00

["Dubois"]

The “Dubois” Collection (part II)
Publisher: Corinphila, Zurich, 2021

Auction catalogue, hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, 252 pages, with a print-out of the prices realised, text in English, in Very Good condition.

£25.00

Serrane, Fernand

II Hors d’Europe
Publisher: privately published, 1929

Paperback, original grey card covers, illustrated, 315 pages, text in French, top of spine rubbed with loss of small piece, covers slightly soiled, page-egdes toned, internally clean, in Good condition.

£35.00

Featuring Fine British West Indies and Cape of Good Hope Postal History, The Betty Watterson Labuan, Rhodesia, South Africa, Sudan Airmails and the Dr. Alan Drysdall Library
Publisher: Spink, London, 2018

Auction catalogue, paperback, illustrated, 203 pages, in Very Good condition.

£9.50

[Baillie, Sir Gawaine]

Volume XI Missed Opportunities
Publisher: Sotheby's, London, 2007

Auction catalogue, paperback, 426 pages, colour illustrated, in Very Good condition.

£20.00

Horry, David

Publisher: Murray Payne Ltd., Axbridge, 2000

Hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, circa 160 pages, in VG condition.

£9.50

Goldberg, Larry (editor)

Nos. 2, 3, 6-21, 23, 24 (final issue), plus 3 special editions
Publisher: Larry Goldberg, USA, circa 1998-2004

23 issues, large format paperbacks, some slightly rusty staples, slight toning to edges of some issues, in Good condition.

£35.00

Stamp Bulletin Nos. 72, 74-85, & 88
Publisher: Crown Agents for the Colonies, London, 1937-38

14 issues, Manila paper covers, typed pages, not illustrated, occasional dusty marks to the covers, covers of No. 88 grubby, pages clean and bright, in Good condition.

£50.00

Lowe, Robson

Publisher: The Royal Philatelic Society London, 1987

Paperback, illustrated, 23 pages, tiny mark to front cover else in Very Good condition.

£9.00

British Empire
Publisher: Robson Lowe, London, & Bermuda, 1975

Seventeen auction catalogues bound in one volume, privately bound in grey cloth gilt, with all the prices realised, slight marks to the spine else in Very Good condition.

£35.00

British Empire
Publisher: Robson Lowe, London & Basel, 1968-69

Sixteen auction catalogues bound in one volume, Robson Lowe house binding, original publisher’s red cloth gilt binding, prices realised in pocket at rear, in Very Good condition.

£120.00

Wolter, Karl Kurt

Geschichte, Typen der Stempel und Briefverschlüsse mit ihre Bewertung, Band II Neuzeit (1939-1965)
Publisher: Georg Amm, 1966

Large hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, v + 157 pages + xxvii plates, text in German, with Preface in French & English, one colour plate loose but still present, dustwrapper in Poor condition, previous owner’s name to front endpaper, one or two spots of foxing to the edges, in Good condition.

£40.00

Publisher: Spink, London, 2017

Auction catalogue, paperback, illustrated, 162 pages, in Very Good condition.

£10.00