Philatelic Literature Specialists

New Zealand

British Commonwealth

Australia New Zealand UK Mails to 1880
Tabeart, Colin

Australia New Zealand UK Mails to 1880

Rates, Routes and Ships Out and Home
Publisher: privately published, 2005

First edition, large hardback, illustrated, viii + 422 pages, signed by the author, slight bend to the rear cover, small knock to foot of spine, some foxing to the top page-edges, some slight marks to the fore-edges, internally fine, a Good reading copy.

£35.00

Wolfe, Richard

the stories behind New Zealand stamps
Publisher: Craig Potton Publishing, Nelson, 2010

First edition, hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, 224 pages, in Very Good condition.

£12.50

Featuring Barry Gribble’s Nauru & NWPI
Publisher: Prestige Philately, Melbourne, 2011

Auction catalogue, large format paperback, illustrated, 133 pages, in Very Good condition.

£12.00

Publisher: Alan Berman, Bodmin, 2002

Auction catalogues, small format (A5) paperbacks, illustrated, 16 + 36 pages, with the prices realised for Part Six, crease to rear cover and some pen annotations to last couple of pages of Part Six, Part Seven in Very Good condition.

£15.00

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

Beech, David R. and Berry, Allan P. and Startup, Robin M.

Publisher: privately published, 2004

Large format (A4) hardback, original green cloth with gilt title to spine, xv + 288 pages, in Very Good+, unused condition.

£30.00

Harris, Albert H. (editor)

Publisher: Harris Publications, London, 1938

Paperback, iv + 112 pages, illustrated, spine a little chipped with tiny amount of loss, few slight corner-creases, slight toning to pages, in Good condition.

£10.00

plus Prospectus and List of Awards
Publisher: Auckland, 1955

Paperback, illustrated, 96 + 20 + 1 pages, ex National Philatelic Society Library with a few small library marks, covers a little dust-marked, slight corner-crease to front cover and short tear to rear cover, in Good condition.

£10.00

Ward, C.W.

Their Histories & Postmarks
Publisher: privately published, 1951

Paperback, illustrated, 19 pages, covers slightly sunned, spine rubbed, some pencil annotations to pages, signed by author to front cover, in Good condition.

£9.50

Walker, Douglas A.

The Internal Flights
Publisher: The Air Mail Society of New Zealand, 1955

First edition, hardback (paper-covered thick card boards), [ii] + 114 pages, front cover corners scuffed with some loss, some tiny corner-creases to some pages, in Good condition.

£25.00

Miller, Adam

1919-1994
Publisher: RPS of NZ, Wellington, 1998

Hardback, dustwrapper, xii + 172 pages, ex-libris Brian Birch with his bookplate to front pastedown-endpaper, very slight crease to dustwrapper else in Very Good condition.

£24.00

[Dale/Lichtenstein]

United States, British Commonwealth, German States & Foreign
Publisher: Harmers, New York, 1992

Auction catalogue, paperback, illustrated, 32 pages, with the prices realised, mild shelfwear else in Very Good condition.

£10.00

Samuel, R.D.

Publisher: RPS of NZ, Wellington, 1980

Paperback, pictorial card covers, comb-bound, illustrated, (iii) + 42 pages, page edges lightly toned, small corner-crease to covers and pages, in Good condition.

£12.00

Burge, Richard (Editor)

Publisher: Royal Philatelic Society of New Zealand, 1989

Paperback (card covers), illustrated 276 pages, ex Society Library with label to spine and small library marks to title-page, spine rubbed, covers slightly creased, fore-edges slightly marked, a Good reading copy.

£28.00

Burgess, A.H.

Publisher: Pacific Islands Study Circle, 1971

Paperback, illustrated, 32 pages, ex NPS library with library marks to front cover, tiny nick to edge of rear cover, pages clean, in Good condition.

£9.50

Startup, R.M.

Publisher: Laurie Franks, Christchurch, NZ, nd (circa 1960)

Tasman Stamp Handbook No. 3, paperback, illustrated, circa 30 pages, slightly rusty staples, in Good condition.

£9.50

Startup, R.M.

Publisher: Laurie Franks Ltd., Christchurch, 1960

Tasman Stamp Handbook No. 6, paperback, 26 pages, slight marks to the covers, some corner-creasing, in Good condition.

£9.50

Hancox, Terry

Illustrating a replating exercise for the 1959 Red Cross Stamp
Publisher: privately published, circa 2010

Large format (A4) paperback, comb-bound, illustrated, 144 pages, in Very Good condition.

£20.00

Collins, R.J.G. and Watts, C.W.

Volume IV
Publisher: The Royal Philatelic Society of New Zealand, Wellington, 1964

Hardback, quarter leather gilt, facsimile reprint dustwrapper illustrated, xvii + 561 pages, a few tiny spots foxing, minor signs of use, in Good condition.

£100.00

Collins, R.J.G. and Watts, C.W.

Volume III – Being the Postal History of New Zealand, with special reference to postal cancellations and markings
Publisher: The Royal Philatelic Society of New Zealand, Wellington, 1955

Hardback, quarter leather gilt, facsimile reprint dustwrapper, illustrated, xxvi + 694 pages, tiny tear to the reprinted dustwrapper, few old tape marks to the endpapers else in Very Good condition.

£150.00

[Vestey]

Publisher: Spink, London, 2010

Auction catalogue, paperback, illustrated, 97 pages, with the prices realised, minor wear to the covers else in Very Good condition.

£7.50

Walker, Douglas A.

The Internal Flights
Publisher: The Air Mail Society of New Zealand, 1985

Reprint (originally published in 1955), paperback, 114 pages, some creasing to the front cover, very slight corner-creasing to few pages, minor marks to the covers, internally clean, a Good working copy.

£9.00

Peace, Brian R.

Publisher: The Royal Philatelic Society of Victoria, Melbourne, 1997

First edition, hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, viii + 289 pages + 8 colour plates, in Very Good condition.

£40.00

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

Collins, R.J.G. and Watts, C.W.

Volume IV
Publisher: The Royal Philatelic Society of New Zealand, Wellington, 1964

Hardback, quarter leather gilt, illustrated, xvii + 561 pages, cracking to both front and rear inner-hinges, some foxing to the page-edges, in Good condition.

£90.00

Collins, R.J.G. and Watts, C.W.

Volume III – Being the Postal History of New Zealand, with special reference to postal cancellations and markings
Publisher: The Royal Philatelic Society of New Zealand, Wellington, 1955

Hardback, quarter leather gilt, illustrated, xxvi + 694 pages, a few mild dusty marks and spots of foxing to page-edges and endpapers, else in Very Good condition.

£140.00

["Fordwater"]

Publisher: Spink, London, 2015

Auction catalogue, paperback, illustrated, 98 pages, in Very Good condition.

£9.50

Johnstone, Albert B. and Startup, Robin M.

The Story of the Railway Travelling Post Offices of New Zealand
Publisher: Royal Philatelic Society of New Zealand, Wellington, 2001

Large hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, xiii + 206 pages, in Very Good condition.

£65.00

Startup, R.M.

N.Z. Military Postal Services 1950-57
Publisher: Laurie Franks, Christchurch, 1959

Second edition, paperback, 22 pages + illustrations, slight foxing to the covers else in VG condition.

£15.00