Philatelic Literature Specialists

Finland

Europe and Colonies

Distinguishing Characteristics of Classic Stamps
Schloss, Hermann

Distinguishing Characteristics of Classic Stamps

Europe 19th Century (Except Old German States)
Publisher: Fritz Billig, N.Y., nd

Reprint, hardback, illustrated, xxii + 200 pages, spine sunned and spotted, some dusty marks to upper-edges, internally clean, in Good condition.

£15.00

[Frantz, Gregory]

The Gregory Frantz Collection
Publisher: Corinphila, Zurich, 2021

Auction catalogue, hardback, dustwrapper, 164 pages, with the prices realised, text in English, very slight creasing to edges of dustwrapper, tiny dents to cover edges, else in Very Good condition.

£20.00

Speeckaert, A.

Stempelstudie
Publisher: Koninklijke Postzegelvereniging, no date

First edition, paperback, illusrated, 130 pages + 3 maps, text in Dutch, in Very Good condition.

£24.00

Connell, G.W.

Publisher: Cinderella Stamp Club, London, 1972

Paperback, illustrated, 49 pages, previous owner’s name to front cover, very slight corner-crease, in Good condition.

£8.50

Hellman, K. and Saarinen, Björn-Eric

Publisher: Oy Kaj Hellman Ltd, Espoo, Finland, 1993

Paperback, illustrated, 112 pages + large folding map, bilingual text in English & Finnish, spine and covers a little sunned, slight corner-creases to the covers, tiny dent to upper-edge of front cover and first few pages, in Good condition.

£20.00

Gummesson, Rolf and Ossa, Mikko & Stenberg, Karl-Erik

Publisher: Lauri Peltonen, Hanko, 1974

Paperback, dustwrapper, 142 pages, text in English, Finnish & German, slight tears to dustwrapper near top of spine else in Very Good condition.

£20.00

Oesch, Herbert

Volume I
Publisher: Scandinavian Philatelic Foundation, 1994

Paperback, x + 108 pages, illustrated, text in English, ex-National Philatelic Society Library with small library label to spine, library stamp to front cover and to verso of title-page, slight corner-creases to the covers, in Good condition.

£15.00

Parker, David

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

First edition, hardback, dustwrapper, 256 pages + 50 colour plates, slightest shelfwear to the dustwrapper else in Very Good condition.

£16.00

Connell, G.W.

Part 4 The Letter and Parcel Stamps of the Finnish Shipping Companies
Publisher: Finnish Philatelic Federation, 1993

Hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, 174 pages + xvi colour plates + colour version of page 21 loosely inserted, some soiling and a few short tears to the dustwrapper, mild dusty marks to upper page-edges else in Very Good condition.

£30.00

Earée, Rev. R.B.

Part III Dominica – Iceland
Publisher: The Manuka-Ainslie Press, Australia, nd (circa 1970s)

Reprint of the third edition (originally published in 1906), paperback, illustrated, [21] + 170 pages, small mark to front cover, previous owner’s name inside front cover, foxing to top-edges, internally clean, in Good condition.

£10.00

Ossa, Mikko

Publisher: Lauri Peltonen, Hanko, 1977

Hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, 107 pages, bilingual text in English & Finnish, a few repairs to the dustwrapper, slight hint of spine-lean and minor bend to the covers, previous owner’s gift inscription to title-page, pages fine, in Good condition..

£22.00

Macoveanu, P.

I Allemagne Empire à Grèce
Publisher: privately published by the author, 1980

Hardback, illustrated, 239 pages, text in French, upper edges a little dusty else in Very Good condition.

£25.00

Chapier, Georges and Bourdi, A.

Etude Historique et Descriptive des Emissions Apocryphes & de Fantaisie et des Timbres Non Officiels, Vol. 3
Publisher: A. Bourdi, Lyon, circa 1970s

Paperback, illustrated, 240 pages + xxvii plates, text in French, tiny corner-crease to front cover and most pages else in Very Good condition.

£24.00

Hellman, Kaj and Stone, Jeffrey

Portrait of a Philatelist
Publisher: Suomen Filateliapalvelu Oy, 2017

Hardback, illustrated, 380 pages, in Very Good condition.

£60.00

Finland, Iceland, Norway, Sweden
Publisher: Corninphila, Zurich, 2015

Auction catalogue, hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, 136 pages, with the prices realised, text in English, very slight knock to bottom corner of front cover, very slight wear to dustwrapper, else in Very Good condition.

£9.50

Hellman, Kaj

150 Years of Finnish Stamps
Publisher: Finland Post Ltd, Helsinki, 2006

Hardback, dustwrapper, 317 pages, illustrated, text in English, Finnish & Swedish, dedication to front endpaper from the author to the previous owner, in Very Good condition.

£25.00

"Sibelius"

Classic Finland
Publisher: Corinphila, Zurich, 2003

Auction catalogue, hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, xv + 108 pages, dustwrapper sunned in places and very slightly rubbed, catalogue itself in Very Good condition.

£17.50

Ossa, Mikko

Publisher: Lauri Peltonen, Hanko, 1971

Paperback (card covers), dustwrapper, illustrated, 152 pages, text in Finnish, in Very Goos condition.

£9.50

Helkiö, Eero J.

Post Offices and their Cancellations 1812-1982
Publisher: Oy Kaj Hellman Ltd, 1982

Paperback, illustrated, 96 pages, text in English, Finnish & Swedish, slight creasing to front cover, spine a little rubbed else in Very Good condition.

£9.50

Mattsén, Björn and Hirvikoski, Kaarlo

Aaland Islands Postal Cancellations and Postal History
Publisher: Finlands-Filatelistförbund, 1991

Paperback, illustrated, 152 pages, text in English, German, Finnish & Swedish, ex libris British Society of Russian Philately with their bookplate at front, covers slightly rubbed else in Very Good condition.

£24.00

Publisher: Helsingfors Frimärkssamlare Förening, 1895

3 issues, paperbacks, text in Swedish, a little chipped at edges, some soiling, some pages unopened (top-edge of pages uncut), in Fair condition.

£24.00

Dromberg, D.A.

Manuscript markings and handstamps on letters from foreign countries to Finland
Publisher: Finlands Filatelistförbund, 1985

No. 157 of 300. Paperback, illustrated, 108 pages, text in Swedish but with an English & Finnish translation at end, light page toning else in Very Good condition.

£15.00

Hellman, E.A. and Laitinen, Aaro

Publisher: privately published, 1961 + 1974

Hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, 413 pages, + separate Bilderbeilage (b/w plates), paperback, 40 pages, and the 1974 Nachtrag (Supplement), hardback, dustwrapper, 109 pages, text in German, dustwrapper of original volume slightly soiled and chipped at edges, page-edges lightly toned, light wear, else in Very Good condition.

£150.00

Hellman, E.A.

Publisher: privately published by the author, 1955

No. 134 of a limited edition of 200, paperback, illustrated, 152 pages, text in German with supplementary Preface in Finnish, complete with 106 actual stamps, bookplate of the British Society of Russian Philately tipped-in inside front cover, else in Very Good condition.

£250.00