Philatelic Literature Specialists


British Commonwealth

Postal Rate History of China and Hong Kong
Scamp, Lee C.

Postal Rate History of China and Hong Kong

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.


Scamp, Lee C.

British, Indian, French, American, and Japanese Mail Ship Schedules 1840-1880 Volume I
Publisher: privately published, 1997

First edition, large paperback, illustrated, viii + 416 pages + Valuation booklet tipped-in at front, spine very sunned else in Very Good condition.


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.


Baker, Alan and Entwistle, Charles R.

Publisher: Chavril Press, 1994

Large (A4) paperback, illustrated, 32 pages, slightly rusty staples, covers a little sunned, some marks to the rear cover, pages clean, in Good condition.


Lee, O.R.J.

Publisher: The Forces Postal History Society, 1985

First edition, large format paperback, illustrated, circa 100 pages, two short tears to spine, shelf-wear to the covers, in Good condition.


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.


Featuring the collection of Perak formed by the late Iain Dyce
Publisher: Spink, London, 2021

Auction catalogue, paperback, illustrated, 151 pages, two pages with small pen marks next to lot numbers, in Good condition.


Publisher: Fritz Billig, New York, 1955

First edition, hardback, illustrated, 207 pages, spine and covers slightly sunned, slight bend to the covers, pages clean, a Good reading copy only.


Sidebottom, John K. and Clear, C.R.

A Postal Historical Study of the Mail Route to India
Publisher: The Postal History Society, 1948

First edition, hardback, dustwrapper, xi + 174 pages + plates, a few short tears to the dustwrapper with a small amount of loss, a little foxing to page-edges, in Good condition.


Sen, Ananda Gopal

Publisher: Manik Jain, Philatelia, Calcutta, 1996

Reprint, hardback, dustwrapper, iv + 176 + xxiv pages + 8 fold-out pages, slight spine-lean, dusty marks/foxing to upper page-edges, internally clean, in Good condition.


Martin, Colonel D.R.

Publisher: Robson Lowe, London, 1970

Hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, iv + 140 pages, a short tear to the dustwrapper, slightest hint of spine-lean, one or two slight page creases, margin of one page slightly scuffed with a little surface loss, a Good working copy.


Morenweiser, Konrad

Section 4: British Asia
Publisher: The Civil Censorship Study Group, 1997

Large format (A4) paperback, illustrated, 104 pages, tiny corner-crease else in Very Good condition.


Pearson, Patrick C. and Proud, Edward B.

Publisher: Proud Bailey, 1996

Hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, 262 pages, a few tiny spots of foxing to the upper page-edges, else in Very Good condition.


Jones, T.E.

Postal Agencies Issues 1942-1966
Publisher: privately published by the author, 1995

Second edition, paperback, illustrated, 88 pages, in Very Good condition.


Wilson, Geoffrey

Publisher: Phillimore, London, 1976

Hardback, dustwrapper, xvi + 252 pages + plates, in Very Good condition.


Sundal, F. Aleem and Kasbati, Rafiq

Publisher: SK Publisher, Karachi, 1995

Paperback, x + 148 pages, illustrated, slight hint of spine-lean else in Very Good condition.


Ellington, Jesse T. and Zwisler, Perry F.

Publisher: privately published, USA, 1967

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


Lang, Derek

Publisher: Stuart Rossiter Trust Fund, 1997

Paperback, illustrated, xvii + 222 pages, in Very Good condition.


Dastur, Vispi S.

Publisher: Mysore Philatelics, India, 1982

Hardback, original black cloth, dustwrapper, illustrated, 253 pages + plates, some slight shelfwear and minor defects (as often with this book), in Good condition.


Smith, Max

Index 1967-97
Publisher: India Study Circle for Philately, UK, 1999

Large format (A4) paperback, iv + 128 pages, ex-National Philatelic Society Library with library stamp to front cover and title-page, pages fine, in Good condition.