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French Colonies

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French Establishments in India
Wood, Ron

French Establishments in India

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

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

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

Herendeen, David L.

Publisher: privately published, USA, 2001

Paperback, viii + 142 pages, illustrated, spine and covers rubbed at edges, some shelf-wear, pages fine, in Good condition.

£20.00

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

The Frederick Mayer Collection
Publisher: Spink, London, 2007

Auction catalogue, paperback, 62 pages, illustrated, with a print-out of the prices realised, very slight corner-crease to front cover, corners of front cover slightly rubbed, in Good condition.

£10.00

The Frederick Mayer Collection
Publisher: Spink, London, 2007

Auction catalogue, paperback, 32 pages, illustrated, with the prices realised, slightest bend, tiny scratch-mark to rear cover else in Very Good condition.

£10.00

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

[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

Leonard, Charles; Kelly, Peter; and Fitton, Keith

Publisher: Stuart Rossiter Trust Fund, 2003

Large format (A4) paperback, illustrated, xii + 83 pages, top page-edges somewhat roughly trimmed else in Very Good condition.

£9.50

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

Bratzel, M.P.

Publisher: privately published, 2009

Large paperback, illustrated, iv + 154 pages, corners of covers slightly rubbed, small signs of use, in Good condition.

£26.00

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

Melville, Fred. J.

Publisher: The Philatelic Institute, London, 1936

Melville Stamp Books No. 28, paperback, 48 pages, Andorran stamp fixed to title-page, illustrated, covers quite marked, spine rubbed with some loss, pages fine, in Good condition.

£20.00

"Single CA" and Melville, Fred J. (editor)

Publisher: W.H. Peckitt, London, nd [1910]

“The Postage Stamp” Handbooks VI. Paperback, illustrated, 20 pages, covers detached, spotting to rear cover, a few short tears to the covers, ink annotation to margin of one page, in Fair/Good condition.

£12.50

Goudard, Gilbert and Savelon, Pierre

Publisher: Le Monde des Philatélistes, Paris, 1972

No. 286 of 500 copies, paperback, 80 pages, illustrated, text in French, slightly rusty staples, minor foxing to top edges, internally fine, in Good condition.

£12.00

Volume 2 Egypt
Publisher: Spink, London, 2011

Auction catalogue, paperback, illustrated, 76 pages, very slightly bumped at top of spine, small ink-stamp to first page, in Good condition.

£8.50

Publisher: David Feldman, Geneva, 2019

Auction catalogue, paperback, illustrated, 148 pages, text partly in English and partly in French, in Very Good condition.

£10.00