Philatelic Literature Specialists

German Colonies

Europe and Colonies

The Comprehensive Handbook of the Postmarks of German South West Africa/South West Africa/Namibia
Putzel, Ralph F.

The Comprehensive Handbook of the Postmarks of German South West Africa/South West Africa/Namibia

Publisher: privately published, 1991

First edition, large hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, 600 pages, dustwrapper very torn, book slightly bruised to top and bottom of spine else in Very Good condition.


Stier, Joseph (editor)

Turkish and Foreign Post Offices, Stamps and Postal History during the Rule of the Ottoman Empire
Publisher: Chariot, Tel Aviv, 1999

First edition, hardback, illustrated, xi + 231 pages, slight spine-lean/twist to the binding, pages clean, in Good condition.


Rüfer, Helmut and Rungas, Wolf

unter Berücksichtigung der gesamten asiatischen Gefangenenpost des 1. Weltkrieges
Publisher: Poststempelgilde "Rhein-Donau", 1964

Paperback, 115 pages, illustrated, text in German, slight toning else in Very Good condition.


[Kinder, Uwe et al]

mit Sammlungen Uwe Kinder, Peter Wenzel und Dr. Helmut Schmidt
Publisher: Württembergisches Auktionhaus, 2012

Auction catalogue, paperback, 256 pages, illustrated, text in German, in Very Good condition.


The magnificent specialised study with Spanish, British, German and Italian Post Offices
Publisher: Robson Lowe, Basel, 1970

Auction catalogue, paperback, illustrated, 60 pages, with the prices realised, text in English and with French, German & Italian text for different sections, in Good condition.


Pennycuick, K.

Hamburg to East Africa 1890-1914
Publisher: privately published by the author, 1977

Paperback, illustrated, 44 pages, ex-National Philatelic Society Library with two small library stamps to first page, covers laminated with clear plastic, a Good reading copy.


Grobe, Hans

Publisher: privately published, Hannover, 1973

Paperback, illustrated, 147 pages, text in German, some shelfwear, ex NPS library with small library marks inside front cover and slight marks to title-page, in Good condition.


Publisher: Junge Sammler, 1983

Large format (A4) paperback, illustrated, 26 pages, text in German, some corner-creasing, in Good condition.


[Böehringer, Theodor] and [Wilson, Richard S.]

Publisher: Spink, London, 2008

Auction catalogue, paperback, illustrated, 194 pages, text in English, in Very Good condition.


Publisher: Matthew Bennett, New York, 2005

Auction catalogue, paperback, illustrated, 180 pages, with the prices realised, shelfwear to the covers, some creasing/rippling to the pages, in Good condition.


Dalwick, R.E.R.

Publisher: Stamp Collecting, London, 1915

“Stamp Collecting” Handbook No. 3. Paperback, illustrated, 42 pages, ex libris Huddersfield Philatelic Society with a label to spine and another inside front cover, edges of covers a little chipped, in Good condition.


Frech, Hanspeter

Bayern, Besetzte Gebiete, Deutsche Kolonien, Württemberg
Publisher: privately published, 1989

Paperback, illustrated, 258 pages, text in German, slightest corner-crease, else in Very Good condition.


[Karpovsky, Itamar]

The Itamar Karpovsky Collection
Publisher: The Global Philatelic Network, 2016

Large format hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, 148 pages, Introduction in English & German, main text in English only, in Very Good condition.


Otto, G.

Publisher: Philatelistenverband der DDR, 1972-86

Hardback, complete set of Parts 1-14 bound together in one volume, blue cloth binding with silver title to spine, illustrated, text in German, slight hint of spine-lean, a couple of tiny marks to the front cover, in Good condition.


[Gray, Sir Archibald]

also Issues of the Austro-Hungarian Empire and other selected general properties
Publisher: Harmer Rooke, London, 1965

Auction catalogue, paperback, 72 pages + 12 plates, one corner of front cover slightly rubbed, in Good condition.



Publisher: Corinphila, Zurich, 2000

Auction catalogue, large hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, 461 pages, with the prices realised, text in English, German & French, sunning to the dustwrapper spine and a little creasing to the edges, else in Very Good collection.



Die Sammlung “Waldersee” (Teil II)
Publisher: Heinrich Köhler, Wiesbaden, 2015

Auction catalogue, paperback, illustrated, 46 pages, text in German, with the prices realised, in Very Good condition.


Vogenbeck, Peter and Pauls, Eugen

Publisher: privately published, 1995

Paperback, illustrated, 60 pages, text in German, few slight marks to the covers else in Very Good condition.


Herterich, Wolfgang

Handbuch der Kriegspost
Publisher: privately published, 1994

Large format (A4) paperback, illustrated, 154 pages, text in German, a couple of short tears to the foot of the spine else in Very Good condition.