Philatelic Literature Specialists

Switzerland

Europe and Colonies

Distinguishing Characteristics of Classic Stamps
Schloss, Hermann

Distinguishing Characteristics of Classic Stamps

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.

£15.00

Die Sammlung “Ikarus”
Publisher: Corinphila, Zurich, 2021

Auction catalogue, hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, 156 pages, text in German, with a print-out of the prices realised, very slight creasing to edges of dustwrapper else in Very Good condition.

£10.00

Stutz, Reinhard

Zusammenarbeit von 1848 bis 2004, Teil 1 Haupt- und Nebenbahnen verstaatlicht zwischen 1902 und 1909/1913 und Entwicklung der Schweizerischen Bundesbahnen ab 1900
Publisher: privately published, Winterthur, 2005

Paperback, 300 pages, illustrated, text in German, very slight wear to top of spine else in Very Good condition.

£35.00

Goodbody, Anthony M.

Publisher: Mobile Post Office Society, 1982

Paperback, illustrated, ii + 26 pages + map, covers slightly sunned, in Good condition.

£12.00

Winter, Richard F.

Volume 2
Publisher: American Philatelic Society, 2009

Large hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, xxvi + 574 pages + cd-rom in pocket at end, mild dusty marks/foxing to upper page-edges, slight hint of warping (outward bend) to the covers, in Good condition.

£75.00

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.

£15.00

Faulstich, Edith M.

(with catalogue of these markings in English)
Publisher: reprinted from the Postal History Journal, 1964

Paperback, illustrated, 16 pages, ex-Canadian Postal Museum with library label to front cover and bookplate inside front cover, long handwritten inscription from the author inside front cover, a Good reading copy.

£8.00

Winkler, Jean J.

1695-1850
Publisher: Verband Schweizerischer Philatelisten-Vereine, 1968

Hardback, illustrated, 554 pages, in German, ex-libris Harry Sutherland and Canadian Postal Museum Library with library label to spine, bookplates to front endpapers and library pocket to rear endpaper, lower corner slightly knocked with slight corner-creasing – a Good reading copy.

£45.00

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.

£35.00

["Bismarck"]

Auswirkungen auf die Schweizer Postgeschichte 1866-1871, Die Sammlung “Bismarck”
Publisher: Corinphila, Zurich, 2021

Auction catalogue, paperback, illustrated, 72 pages, text in German, with the prices realised, in Very Good condition.

£10.00

Voruz, Jean

From the Cantonal to the Federal Post
Publisher: privately published, 2017

Small format paperback, illustrated, 32 pages, in Very Good condition.

£4.50

LaBlonde, Charles J.

The Baveno Story
Publisher: American Helvetia Philatelic Society, 2009

Paperback, spiralbound, illustrated, vii + 72 pages, signed dedication from the author to the previous owner to title-page, in Very Good condition.

£15.00

Bach, Jean-Paul and Winterstein, Felix

Publisher: Verlag Multipress, 1995

Hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, 148 pages, main text in German, with some text in French, Italian & English, dustwrapper rubbed and with a few short tears and creases, book itself in Very Good condition.

£20.00

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.

£48.00

Sager, Peter

Publisher: Zumstein, Bern, 1979

Paperback, illustrated, 16 pages, text in German, mild creasing else in Very Good condition.

£6.50

Hunziker, Hans F.

Helvetia assise non dentelée 1854-1862
Publisher: Zumstein, Bern, 1986

Large hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, 139 pages, bilingual text in French & German, slight wear and two short tears to the dustwrapper, some slight signs of use, in Good condition.

£30.00

Guinand, P.; Valko, G.; Doorenbos,J. and Hertsch, M.

Manuel des Helvetia Debout 1882-1907
Publisher: Zumstein, Bern, 1982

Large hardback, illustrated, 352 pages, bilingual text in German & French, scuffing to front cover at edge of spine, some slight signs of use, in Good condition.

£45.00

["Erivan"]

The “Erivan” Collection
Publisher: Corninphila, Zürich, 2019

Auction catalogue, hardback, illustrated, 80 pages, text in German, with the prices realised, in Very Good condition.

£10.00

Andres, F.X. and Emmenegger, Hans

Publisher: Verband Schweizerischer Philatekisten-Vereine, 1940 & 1954

Two volumes, hardback, original brown cloth gilt, xxviii + xxvii + 810 pages, map, + envelope of overlays loosely inserted at rear, text in German (with some French & Italian), pages toned, slight foxing to page-edges, else in Very Good condition.

£85.00

Gainon, D.

Publisher: Société suisse des collectionneurs d'entiers postaux, Berne, 1995

Fourth edition, large format paperback, illustrated, viii + 254 pages, text in French, with useful introductory pages also in English, minor corner-creasing to the covers, few dusty marks to the covers and page-edges, internally clean, in Good condition.

£24.00

Muggler, Peter

Ballonpost von Schweiz. Ballonen im Ausland
Publisher: privately published, Zurich, 2001

Paperback, 800 pages, illustrated, text in German with Foreword in English & French, pages a little toned, very slight crease to front cover and slight shelfwear, in Good condition.

£12.00

["Silvaplana"]

Sammlung “Silvaplana”
Publisher: Corinphila, Zürich, 1999

Auction catalogue, hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, 95 pages, text in German, with the prices realised, some spotting and marks to the reverse of the dustwrapper else in Very Good condition.

£10.00

Jaeggli-Weber, H.

from 1843 to 1862
Publisher: Edelmann, Lucerne, 1920

Hardback, original pictorial blue cloth, marbled endpapers, 76 pages + 49 plates + 14 loose tables, text in English, covers only very slightly rubbed at extremities, tiny inscription to title-page, some scattered foxing to first and last pages, in Good condition.

£100.00

Zumstein, Ernst

Publisher: The Philatelic Record, London, 1910

The Philatelic Handbook No. 6. Paperback, illustrated, 61 pages + 6 loose plates, lacking rear cover, torn to spine with loss of much of the backstrip, but internally clean, a Good copy suitable for re-binding.

£40.00

Schäfer, Richard

Anfänge bis 1798
Publisher: Multipress, 2000

Large hardback, illustrated, 418 pages + 16 pages of colour maps, text in German, tiny mark to fore-edges else in Very Good condition.

£60.00

Publisher: Robson Lowe, Basel, 1969

Six auction catalogues bound in one volume, privately bound in blue cloth gilt, with the prices realised at the front of each catalogue, small tape marks to prices realised and front pages of each catalogue, some prices written lightly in margins of a few pages, in Good condition.

£40.00