Philatelic Literature Specialists

Europe and Colonies

A History of the Irish Post Office
Reynolds, Mairead

A History of the Irish Post Office

Publisher: MacDonnell Whyte Ltd, Dublin, 1983

Hardback, dustwrapper, 91 pages, illustrated, ex-National Philatelic Society Library with label to dustwrapper spine and a couple of small library marks at front, in Good condition.

£8.50

Publisher: "Pro-Post", Bruxelles, 1982

Paperback, 160 pages, illustrated, text in French, top of spine slightly rubbed, a few tiny marks to the covers and small dusty marks to the page-edges, internally fine, in Good condition.

£6.50

Stibbe, Jacques

Publisher: "Pro-Post", Bruxelles, 1986

Paperback, 71 pages, illustrated, text in French, covers a little rubbed at edges, pages fine, in Good condition.

£6.50

Kane, William

Publisher: Irish Philatelic Circle, 1990

Paperback, 28 pages, illustrated, spine slightly sunned, covers very lightly rubbed at edges, pages fine, in Good condition.

£9.50

Tabeart, Colin

Publisher: James Bendon, Limassol, 2002

First edition, hardback, plain blue cloth binding (no gilt lettering), illustrated, xvi + 278 pages, signed by the author to title-page, in Very Good condition.

£50.00

[Steindler, Julius]

The Julius Steindler Collection
Publisher: Robson Lowe, Basel, 1972

Auction catalogue, hardback, privately clothbound with gilt title to front cover, 36 pages + 28pp separate brochure of illustrations, text in English, with the prices realised, minor wear to the covers else in Very Good condition.

£20.00

Publisher: Robson Lowe, London, 1960

Auction catalogue, paperback, illustrated, 28 pages, with the prices realised, text in English, 2½ cm tear to front cover at top of spine, rusty staples, some dusty marks to the covers, in Good condition.

£10.00

Barefoot, J.

Publisher: J. Barefoot Ltd., York, 1999

First edition, large format (A4) paperback, illustrated, 92 pages, minor shelf-wear/creasing to the covers, pages fine, in Good condition.

£11.50

Wood, Ron

Volumes One and Two 1691 to 1954
Publisher: privately published, Petersfield, 2006-07

Large format paperback, two volumes in one, xvii + 239 + iii  + 215 pages, illustrated, front cover torn with loss of a piece from the lower edge, tiny corner-creases to last few pages, in Good condition.

£75.00

[Dillemann, Paul]

Publisher: Miro & Gilbert, Paris, 1937

Auction catalogue, paperback, illustrated, 92 pages + 27 black & white photo-plates, text in French, a few tiny marks to the front cover, small corner-creases to the front cover and to a few pages, very short tear to foot of spine, tiny nick to edge of first three plates, in Good condition.

£45.00

Slingsby, John

1918-1923
Publisher: The Stuart Rossiter Trust, 2004

Large format (A4) paperback, illustrated, xvi + 234 pages, a few tiny marks to the front cover, tiny corner-creases to the covers, in Good condition.

£30.00

Souers, P. Clark

Publisher: privately published, USA, 2023

Paperback, illustrated, 38 pages, in Very Good condition.

£15.00

[Schäfer Jr., Richard]

Die Sammlung Richard Schäfer Jr
Publisher: Corinphila, Zurich, 2023

Auction catalogue, paperback, 80 pages, illustrated, text in German, with a print-out of the prices realised, in Very Good condition.

£9.50

[Blanc, Jack]

The Jack Blanc Collection
Publisher: Corinphila, Zurich, 2021

Auction catalogue, hardback, dustwrapper, 160 pages, illustrated, text in English, with the prices realised, very slight shelf-wear to the dustwrapper else in Very Good condition.

£15.00

[Plantinga, Max]

Publisher: Christoph Gärtner, Bietigheim-Bissingen, 2011

Auction catalogue, hardback, 172 pages, illustrated, text in English, with the prices realised, very slight hint of spine-lean, a few very slight dents to edges of the covers, else in Very Good condition.

£25.00

[Shanahan's]

Publisher: Shanahan's Stamp Auctions Ltd, Dublin, 1958

Auction catalogue, paperback, illustrated, 42 pages + 140 plates, slight wear to spine, short tear to foot of spine, a little foxing to front cover, pages fine, in Good condition.

£35.00

Rommerskirchen, Dr. H.

Publisher: ArGe Neues Handbuch der Briefmarkenkunde, Frankfurt Am Main, 1963

Paperback, [iv] + 12 pages, illustrated, text in German, slight toning to the pages, in Good condition.

£7.50

Higlett, G.A.

Random Notes
Publisher: Harris Publications Ltd., London, 1926

“Philatelic Magazine” Handbook No. 11., paperback, 16 pages, illustrated, covers slightly rubbed and toned, rusty staples, short tears to covers along spine with small amount of loss, in fairly Good condition.

£13.50

Kay, G.K.

A Philatelic Gazetteer
Publisher: privately published, Edinburgh, 1992

Paperback, 390 pages, with addenda & corrigenda loosely inserted, Introduction and explanation of how to use the gazetteer in English, German & Polish, some corner-creases, slight dusty marks and foxing to page-edges, internally clean, a Good working copy.

£12.50

Ashford, P.T.

Publisher: privately published by the author, 1991

Large (A4) paperback, illustrated, 158 pages, foxing to the covers, some dusty marks and slight shelf-wear, pages clean, in Good condition.

£22.00

Drechsel, Edwin

Publisher: Christie's Robson Lowe, London, 1984

First edition, oblong format, paperback, 60 pages, corners of covers a little rubbed, some marks to the covers, pages clean, in Good condition.

£11.50

Robinson, P.E.

Postmarks and Postal History of the Russian Empire Period
Publisher: privately published by the author, 1990

Second edition, large (A4) paperback, illustrated, [vi] + 184 pages, mild dusty marks/foxing  to page-edges, internally fine, in Good condition.

£15.00

Grigaliunas, Jonas et al

Nepriklausoma Respublika (1918-1940) Pašto Ženklu Katalogas
Publisher: Mintis, Vilnius, 1991

Hardback, 191 pages, illustrated, text in Lithuanian, minor dusty marks to upper page-edges else in Very Good condition.

£10.00

Ebnet, Christian

Die staatlichen Postwertzeichen des kaiserlichen Russland – Ein Spezialhandbuch
Publisher: privately published, 1992

Paperback, illustrated, 147 pages + 46 plates, text in German, short tear to foot of spine, slight marks to the covers, in Good condition.

£21.00

Lapas, Raimondas

Publisher: privately published, UK, 1971

Paperback, 32 pages, illustrated, bilingual text in Lithuanian and English, slight corner-crease to rear cover else in Very Good condition.

£11.50

Bulat, John

1918-1919
Publisher: Philatelic Publications, Yonkers, New York, 1973

Hardback, illustrated, 96 pages, slight warping (bend) to the covers, dusty marks to top page-edges, some foxing to edges and endpapers, in Fair to Good condition.

£20.00

v. Hofmann, Harry

Die eingeschriebenen Postsendungen im Kaiserreich Russland vom Beginn des 19. Jahrhunderts bis zum Ende des ersten Weltkrieges 1918
Publisher: privately published, Hamburg, 1993

Hardback, illustrated, 320 pages, text in German, slight dusty marks to top page-edges, mild foxing to edges and to preliminary pages, in Good condition.

£32.00

Publisher: "Baltia" The Baltic Philatelist Association, Ausburg, 1948

Paperback, illustrated, xiii + 190 pages, each section of the catalogue written in the language of that country (Estonian, Latvian, or Lithuanian), and with translation in English and German, pages toned, some corner-creases, tiny short tear to front cover, tear to rear cover with loss of small corner-piece, in Fair to Good condition.

£20.00

Prigara, S.V. and translated by Skipton, David M.

Publisher: Rossica, 1981

English translation of the original 1941 Russian work, hardback, illustrated, vi + 196 pages, foxing to top page-edges, previous owner’s name to front endpaper, in Good condition.

£24.00