Philatelic Literature Specialists


Europe and Colonies

Forgeries of Common Stamps after World War I
Souers, P. Clark

Forgeries of Common Stamps after World War I

Eastern Front, Balkans, Caucasus
Publisher: privately published, Pleasanton, USA, 2023

Second edition (described as “Version 2”), second printing, paperback, illustrated, 86 pages, in Very Good condition.


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.


v. Hofmann, Harry

in den Sprachen Russisch, Deutsch, Estnisch, Lettisch, Litauisch und Polnisch
Publisher: privately published by the author, Hamburg, 1986

First edition, paperback, illustrated, xxi + 286 pages, Preface in seven languages including English, ex libris British Society of Russian Philately with their bookplate inside front cover, spine scuffed with a little loss to the surface, some signs of use, pages fine, a Good working copy.


[Stibbe, Charles]

The “Charles Stibbe” Collection
Publisher: Robson Lowe, London, 1957

Auction catalogue, paperback, 52 pages, illustrated, ink-stamps of a previous owner and of the British Society of Russian Philately to front cover, some spotting and small marks to the covers, pages clean, in Good condition.


Parker, David

Images of Triumph, Deceit and Despair
Publisher: The History Press, Stroud, 2015

First edition, hardback, dustwrapper, 256 pages + 50 colour plates, in Very Good condition.


Hurt, Vambola and Ojaste, Elmar

Philately & Postal History Handbook/Catalogue
Publisher: privately published, 1986

Hardback, illustrated, 768 pages, bilingual text in German & English, slightest signs of use else in Very Good condition.


Johnson, Robert and Lovejoy, Geoff

Publisher: Stuart Rossiter Trust Fund, 2005

Large format (A4) paperback, illustrated, 120 pages, in Very Good condition.


Nos. 1-60 (complete all issued)
Publisher: Canadian Society of Russian Philately, 1977-2007

Large format paperbacks, 60 issues, illustrated, text in English, occasional faded spines, minor signs of use else in Very Good condition.


Dobin, Manfred

Publisher: Standard Collection, St. Petersburg, 1993

First edition, hardback, illustrated, 538 pages, bilingual text in English & Russian, some wear to the covers, previous owner’s name to front endpaper, in Good condition.


Publisher: Posti Valitsuse Väljaanne, Tallinn, 1929

Hardback (card covers), 160 pages, text in Estonian, re-backed (spine replaced), corners of covers scuffed, inscription to front cover, pages tanned, in Fair/Good condition.


Org, Votele

Publisher: Kirjastus, Stockholm, 1959

Hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, 71 pages, text in Estonian, dustwrapper quite soiled, few page-corners creased, in Good condition.


Leppä, August

Publisher: Finlands Filatelistförbund, nd (circa 1985)

Paperback, illustrated, 56 pages, text in Finnish with one-page summary in English, covers slightly creased else in Very Good condition.


Publisher: The American Philatelic Congress, Philadelphia, 1950

Paperback, illustrated, 161 pages, slight water-staining to margins of a few pages, light corner creases, some soiling, in Good condition..