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France

Europe and Colonies

Le Compagnie des Messageries Impériales

Le Compagnie des Messageries Impériales

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

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

[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

Proud, Edward B.

Africa
Publisher: Proud Publications, 2010

Hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, 1032 pages, binding a little weakened else in Very Good condition.

£80.00

De Pomyers, Comte Olivier

Publisher: Groupement Philatélique de France, Paris, 1935

Paperback, 68 pages, text in French, signed dedication from the author to title-page, small mark to front cover, slight corner-creasing to covers and pages, in Good condition.

£20.00

Fromaigeat, Dr.

Vol. I
Publisher: Bulletin Philatélique du Midi, Montpellier, 1965

Paperback, 174 pages, illustrated, text in French, slight knock to foot of spine, some foxing to the page-edges and title-page, in Good condition.

£20.00

Mazoyer, Émile and Faure, Albert and Naud, Louis

Organisation, Règlements, Tarifs & Appareils
Publisher: P.T.T., Paris, nd [circa 1908]

Sixth edition, large hardback, original green cloth, 864 pages, illustrated, text in French, some spotting to the front cover, small hole in the cloth at edge of spine and front cover, some foxing to page-edges, in Good condition.

£65.00

Brunel, Georges

Étude Historique et Philatélique
Publisher: Émile Pavoille, Paris, 1929

Hardback, quarter leather binding with raised bands and gilt title and decoration to spine, marbled boards and endapers, illustrated, 301 pages + plates, text in French, a little scattered foxing else in Very Good condition.

£45.00

Legendre, James

Publisher: privately published, Paris, 1970

Hardback, quarter leather, gilt lettering to spine, red cloth boards, original paper front cover pasted in at front, signed dedication from the author to the previous owner (J.D. Hayhurst), illustrated, 333 pages, text in French, some small marks to the endpapers and title-page, slight dusty marks/foxing to page-edges else in Very Good condition.

£45.00

Telegut, Mircea and Thielk, Horst

1913-1950
Publisher: ArGe Zensurpost im Bund Deutscher Philatelisten e.V., 1995

Second edition, paperback, illustrated, 235 pages, text in German, slight dusty marks to the page-edges and covers, internally clean, in Good condition.

£25.00

Goodkind, Henry M.

Publisher: The Collectors Club, New York, 1958

Paperback, illustrated, 64 pages, some shelf-wear, one or two small marks to the covers, spine a little rubbed, corners slightly creased, a Good reading copy.

£16.00

Lion, Jacques F.

Publisher: Éditions Sinfonia, Paris, 1964

Paperback, 323 pages, illustrated, text in French, slight shelf-wear and a few tiny marks to the covers, some dusty marks to the page-edges, in Good condition.

£30.00

Grabowski, Edward J.J.

Publisher: privately published, 2007

Paperback, illustrated, 75 pages, in Very Good condition.

£16.00

Tristant, Henri

Publisher: Yvert & Tellier, Amiens, 1983

Paperback, 51 pages, illustrated, text in French, dusty marks and foxing to the covers, a little foxing to the page-edges, internally clean, in Good condition.

£11.50

Halden, Ch. ab der and Beaufond, E.H. de

Publisher: Les Éditions E.H. de Beaufond, Paris, 1949

Paperback, frontispiece, 196 pages + folding map, illustrated, text in French, spine rubbed with small amount of loss at top, upper edge of rear cover slightly rubbed, foxing to page-edges, internally clean, in Good condition.

£40.00

[Grabowski, Edward J.J.]

“The Grand Prix d’Honneur Collection” formed by Edward J.J. Grabowski
Publisher: Spink Shreves, New York, 2007

Auction catalogue, paperback, illustrated, 171 pages, text in English, signed by Ed Grabowski, edges of spine and covers slightly rubbed, some shelf-wear, in Good condition.

£15.00

De Pomyers, Comte Olivier

Publisher: privately published, 1959

No. 17 of 50 copies “sur papier couché des Papeteries de Ruysscher”. Paperback, 246 pages, illustrated, text in French, short tear to front cover, spine a little rubbed and toned, some foxing to the page-edges, in Good condition.

£75.00

Stone, Robert G.

Publisher: France & Colonies Philatelic Society, New York, 1987

Paperback, 48 pages, illustrated, foxing to the page-edges, slight signs of use, in Good condition.

£7.50

Maddocks, R.J.

The Cause and Effect of Postal Censorship 1939-1945
Publisher: Philip Cockrill, Newbury, 1985

Paperback, 80 pages, illustrated, slight shelf-wear, some slight dusty marks and spots of foxing to page-edges and to the margins of the central pages, in Good condition.

£15.00

Robertson, William C.

Publisher: privately published, Edinburgh, 1990

Paperback, comb-bound, illustrated, 53 pages, in Very Good condition.

£16.00

Zimmerman, David A.

Handstamps, Other Markings, and Tapes
Publisher: Civil Censorship Study Group, 1980

Paperback, comb-bound, illustrated, 50 + xxxv pages, some dusty marks and foxing to the page-edges, in Good condition.

£15.00

Desfeuilles, André

Publisher: Le Vieux Papier, Paris, 1957

Paperback, 20 pages, illustrated, text in French, tears to covers along spine with small amount of loss, slightly rusty staples, slight creasing, in fairly Good condition.

£20.00

Stich, Dr.H.F. and Stich, W.

Publisher: privately published, Vancouver, 1990

Paperback, illustrated, 162 pages, slight corner-creases to the covers, dusty marks to the page-edges, internally clean, in Good condition.

£30.00

[Tong, Dr. William]

Publisher: Zurich Asia, Hong Kong, 2010

Auction catalogue, paperback, 62 pages, illustrated, text in English, slightest shelf-wear to front cover else in Very Good condition.

£10.00

Tristant, Henri

1837-1851
Publisher: privately published by the author, 1987

Paperback, illustrated, 175 pages, text in French, signed by the author, a few minor signs of use else in Very Good condition.

£40.00

Taylor, James R. [compiler]

The First Four Years in a Single Bound Volume 1994-1998 Complete
Publisher: Penny Black Publishing, Calgary, 1998

Large format paperback (card covers), comb-bound, ii + 68 pages, illustrated, text in English,  slight shelf-wear to the covers else in Very Good condition.

£10.00

Collot, Gérard and Cornu, Alain

Tome 1 Les défricheurs: 1911-1931
Publisher: Bertrand Sinais, Paris, 1999

Large format hardback, illustrated, 189 pages, text in French, with separate valuation guide loosely inserted, signed by one of the authors, a few marks and minor signs of use, in Good condition.

£35.00

Collot, Gérard and Cornu, Alain

An English Translation of volume two of Lignes Africaines
Publisher: John Parmenter, London, 2013

Large format hardback, illustrated, 272 pages, one or two tiny dusty marks else in Very Good condition.

£24.00