Philatelic Literature Specialists


Europe and Colonies

Lawrence, Ashley

100 Years of “La Semeuse”

Publisher: privately published, 2003

Large format (A4) paperback, comb-bound, 13 pages, in Very Good condition.


Piat Dewavrin, F.X.

by a Postal Historian
Publisher: privately published, 1997

Small (A5) paperback, illustrated, 63 pages, minor shelf-wear, corners a little rubbed, in Good condition.


Jacques, W.A.

The Story of its Stamps and Postal History
Publisher: Robson Lowe, London, 1974

First edition, hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, xvi + 68 pages,  ex National Philatelic Society Library with a couple of small library marks to the front endpaper, a few spots of foxing to top page-edges else in Good condition.


Kremer, Brainerd

Publisher: Fritz Billig, N.Y., nd (circa 1950s)

Billig’s Philatelic Handbook Volume 29. Hardback, illustrated, 202 pages, covers a little rubbed, tiny mark to fore-edges, in Good condition.


Corbelli, Louis

Les Surcharges Locales 1940/1942
Publisher: A. Molder, Lisbon, 1944

First edition, paperback, 35 pages, illustrated, text in French, small crease to foot of spine, some toning to covers & page edges, in Good condition.


Schloss, Hermann

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.


[Santos, Everaldo]

The Everaldo Santos Collection
Publisher: Corinphila, Zurich, 2021

Auction catalogue, hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, 180 pages, with a print-out of the prices realised, text in English, in Very Good condition.


Zimmerman, David A.

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

Paperback, comb-bound, illustrated, 50 + xxxv pages, slight corner-creases to the covers, in Good condition.


Dreyfuss, Gérard

sauf SÉCAP à après 1960
Publisher: Yvert & Tellier, 1994

Large format (A4) paperback, illustrated, xvi + 462 pages, text in French, tiny corner-creases to the covers, tiny dent to edge of front cover, minor shelf-wear, pages fine, in Good condition.


Publisher: Yvert, Amiens, 1929

Hardback, half-bound in green leather gilt, with raised bands to spine, gilt title to spine in English (“France – Pre-Stamp Covers”), xvi + 634 pages, text in French, leather slightly rubbed in places, endpapers foxed, names of two previous owners to front free-endpaper, pages slightly toned, in Good condition.


Waugh, William M.

Their Chronology, Civil Post Offices having Postmarks, and Typical Postmarks
Publisher: France & Colonies Philatelic Society, N.Y., 1980

Paperback, illustrated, 29 pages, marks to the covers, corner-crease to covers and pages, a Good working copy.


Holder, C.S. (editor)

Special Edition (Whole Number 128)
Publisher: France and Colonies Philatelic Society, UK, 1974

Paperback, illustrated, 112 pages, text in English and French, minor shelf-wear, in Good condition.


Lenain, Louis

des origines à 1791
Publisher: privately published by the author, Arles, 1968

Paperback, illustrated, 180 pages, text in French, slightest crease to the front cover, slight mark to upper page-edges, else in Very Good condition.


Cockrill, Philip

Transatlantic Routes
Publisher: Philip Cockrill, nd [circa 1987]

Paperback, 84 pages, illustrated, binding slightly askew, slight shelf-wear to the covers, small scuff to front cover, pages fine, in Good condition.


Wilson, Geoffrey

Publisher: Phillimore, London, 1976

Hardback, dustwrapper, xvi + 252 pages + plates, in Very Good condition.


Ellington, Jesse T. and Zwisler, Perry F.

Publisher: privately published, USA, 1967

Hardback, illustrated, 245 pages, in Very Good condition.


Winkler, Jean-J.

jusqu’en 1849 et ses Marques Postales
Publisher: Exposition Nationale de Philatélie, Lausanne, 1955

Paperback, 44 pages + 1 colour plate, text in French, in Very Good condition.


Vollmeier, Paolo and Borgani, Chiarino and Omodeo, Arnaldo

Publisher: Paolo Vollmeier Editore, Castagnola, 1985

Three volumes in slipcase, hardbacks, dustwrappers, xi + 1190 pages, text in Italian, with separate booklet containing Introduction and key to the catalogue in English, German & French, some wear and slight sunning to the slipcase, dustwrapper spines sunned (faded) else in Very Good condition.



The “Høgensborg” Collection (part II)
Publisher: Heinrich Köhler, Wiesbaden, 2019

Auction catalogue, hardback, 84 pages, illustrated, text in English, tiny knock to top of spine else in Very Good condition.


Storch, J. and Françon, R.

Publisher: The Royal Philatelic Society, London, 1990

Large format hardback, 198 pages, illustrated, bilingual text in French & English, in Very Good condition.


Boule, Maurice

des origines à 1885
Publisher: Monaco-Collections, Monte Carlo, 1993

Large format hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, 253 pages, text in French, dustwrapper spine and rear panel sunned, few short tears to dustwrapper at top of spine, slight spine-lean, slight dusty marks and a little spotting to page-edges, internally fine, in Good condition.