Philatelic Literature Specialists


British Commonwealth

The BSAC Admirals - A Philatelic Bibliography
Spivack, David

The BSAC Admirals – A Philatelic Bibliography

Publisher: Rhodesian Study Circle, UK, 2019

Supplement to the Journal of the Rhodesian Study Circle, paperback, 40 pages, illustrated, in Very Good condition.


[Michael, John]

The John Michael Gold Medal Collection
Publisher: Stanley Gibbons, London, 1976

Auction catalogue, paperback, 29 pages + 24 plates, covers a little rubbed, in Good condition.


Hoffman, Colin

The Postal History and Stamps of the British South Africa Company
Publisher: privately published, 2020

Large format (A4) paperback, illustrated, 35 pages, in Very Good condition.


[Strehmel, Gunnar]

The Gunnar Strehmel Collection
Publisher: Christie's Robson Lowe, London, 1994

Auction catalogue, paperback, illustrated, 56 pages, slight wear, in Good condition.


The Thomas S. Osdene Collection
Publisher: Victoria Stamp Company, USA, 2001

Auction catalogue, paperback, illustrated, [vi] + 42 pages + 30 plates, in Very Good condition.


Publisher: Frasers, New York, 2000

Auction catalogue, large (A4) paperback, illustrated, 60 pages, tiny creasing to tips of covers, slight rippling to page fore-edges, else in Very Good condition.


Dann, H.C.

Publisher: Robson Lowe, London, 1950

Hardback, original red cloth, illustrated, 85 pages, no dustwrapper, slight spine-roll, toning to endpapers and a little foxing to preliminary pages, in Good condition.


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.


Dann, H.C.

Publisher: Frank Godden Ltd., London, 1940

First edition, hardback, viii + 151 pages + plates, some marks to the covers, one corner of front cover very slightly bumped, foxing to the page-edges, a little foxing to the title-page, in Good condition.


Publisher: H.R. Harmer, London, 1946

Auction catalogue, paperback, 16 pages + vi plates, with prices realised tipped-in at front, disbound from a larger volume with consequent small holes and residue to the spine, slight corner-crease, in Good condition.


[Gibbs, Robert M.]

The Robert M. Gibbs Collection
Publisher: Sotheby's, London, 1988

Auction catalogue, hardback, illustrated, circa 100 pages, with the prices realised, spine a little sunned else in Very Good condition.


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.



from the Vestey Collection
Publisher: Spink, London, 2014

Auction catalogue, paperback, illustrated, 77 pages, slight hint of a crease to front cover else in Very Good condition.


Knight, R.C. and Mitchell, D.A.

Publisher: R.C. Knight, Cape Town, 1984

Large hardback, dustwrapper, Foreword by Robson Lowe, xxii + 176 pages + 7 maps, dustwrapper a little chipped at edges, minor dusty marks/foxing to page-edges, in Good condition.


Proud, E.B.

Publisher: Proud-Bailey Co., 1997

First edition, hardback, dustwrapper, 623 pages, in Very Good condition.


Drysdall, Alan and Collis, Dave

A Postal History 1890-96
Publisher: The Rhodesian Study Circle/Christie's Robson Lowe, London, 1990

Hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, xiii + 171 pages, mild signs of use, small water-stain to lower margin of a few pages (not affecting text) else in Very Good condition.


Publisher: Sotheby's, London, 1984

Auction catalogue, paperback, illustrated, circa 120 pages, slight shelfwear, slight dusty marks to top-edge, in Good condition.