Philatelic Literature Specialists


Europe and Colonies

Andorra - Andorre
Jacques, W.A.

Andorra – Andorre

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.


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.


Guinovart, Jorge and Tizon, Manuel

Estudio de las Marcas Postales de España y sus Dominios de Indias, Siglos XVIII y XIX
Publisher: privately published, Barcelona, 1971

First edition, two volumes, hardback, illustrated, 989 pages, text in Spanish, in Very Good condition.


Harradine, Peter W.A.

Publisher: McFarland & Co., 1987

First edition, hardback, illustrated, xv + 387 pages + plates, ex-National Philatelic Society Library with two small stamps to front endpapers, tiny tear to top of spine, slight shelf-wear, pages fine, signed by the author, 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.


Nathan, S.

Postage Stamps; Locals; Seals and Commemorative Handstamps
Publisher: Spanish Philatelic Society, Brighton, 1978

Interesting handbook on the theme of railways in Spanish philately, including labels and vignettes. Well illustrated in black & white.


Nathan, S.

Publisher: Spanish Philatelic Society, Brighton, 1976

No. 167 of 300 copies printed, large (A4) paperback, illustrated, 72 pages, text in English, corners creased, front cover creased and scuffed and with a short (repaired) tear, slight toning, a Good working copy.


Shelley, Ronald G.

Publisher: The Spanish Philatelic Society, Brighton, 1979

First edition, large format hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, 164 pages, dustwrapper in Fair condition with several short tears and some marks, some marks/foxing to the upper page-edges, internally clean, in Good condition.


Heller, Ernst

Publisher: The Spanish Philatelic Society, Brighton, 1982

Large format hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, 384 pages, tiny nick and mark to dustwrapper, else in Very Good condition.


Shelley, Ronald G.

Publisher: privately published, Brighton, 1970

Third impression, paperback (card covers), comb-bound, illustrated, 91 pages, few minor marks to the rear cover else in Very Good condition.


Richardson, Ricky

Publisher: privately published, 1990

Large format (A4) paperback, illustrated, 17 pages, signed dedication from the author to the previous owner inside front cover, in Very Good condition.


Shelley, Ronald G.

Publisher: privately published, Brighton, 1987

Large format hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, 60 pages, a couple of short tears to the dustwrapper, a few small blemishes, internally clean, in Good condition.


Gomez-Guillamon, F.

Publisher: R.G. Shelley, Hove, 1977

Large format paperback, illustrated, 124 pages, text in English, tiny tear to front cover near top of spine, slight creasing to corners of covers, pages fine, in 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.


Bynof-Smith, H.

Hungary to Ukraine
Publisher: privately published, Sydney, Australia, 1993

Paperback, illustrated, [iii] + 213 pages, some slight corner-creasing to the covers and to a few pages, in 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.


Van Dam, Theo.

Publisher: Fritz Billig, New York, 1965

Billig’s Handbook on Postmarks Volume 13, paperback, illustrated, 74 pages, text in English, ex-Canada National Postal Museum with library label to front cover, bookplate inside front cover and library pocket inside rear cover, rear cover slightly scuffed, some creasing, tiny tear to spine, pages clean, a Good reading copy.


Publisher: Postiljonen, Denmark, 2004

Large format paperback, illustrated, 200 pages, text in English (some articles in other languages with English translations), spine a little sunned, slight creasing to front cover, else in Very Good condition.


Guerra Aguiar, J.L.

y sus Marcas Postales (1765-1877)
Publisher: Museo Postal Cubano, Habana, 1973

Paperback, 63 pages, illustrated, text in Spanish, with an English translation of the Foreword tipped in at front, ex Canadian Postal Museum with label to front cover and library bookplate inside front cover and library pocket at end, in Good condition.


Reinhardt, Albert

Catalogue des Départements Conquis et des Provinces Illyriennes
Publisher: Peter Feuser Verlag, Stuttgart, 1989

Hardback, illustrated, 335 pages, bilingual text in French & German, mild signs of use else in Very Good condition.


Liedel, Karl-Heinz

Studie über die ersten drei Serien der Spanischen Post in Andorra
Publisher: Andorra-Philatelie Forschungsgemeinschaft im BDPh. e.V., 1981

Large format (A4) paperback, illustrated, 47 pages, text in German, covers slightly sunned, spine and corners reinforced with bookbinder’s tape, else in Very Good condition.


Blas, Dr. Luis

(Siglo XIX)
Publisher: Aguilar, Madrid, 1960

Hardback, illustrated, 324 pages, text in Spanish, covers rubbed at corners, mild soiling to the covers, small bookplate of Roy Dehn to front pastedown-endpaper, in Good condition.


Chauvet, Michèle

Publisher: Brun & Fils, 2002

La Poste Internationale Tome 2. Large format (A4) paperback, illustrated, 286 pages, text in French, a few tiny marks to the covers, slight creasing to the covers and page-edges, inscription to previous owner to title-page signed by the author (?), in Good condition.


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.