Philatelic Literature Specialists

Turkey

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

Vol 11 No 1 – Vol 16 No 2 + Vol 17 Nos 3 & 4
Publisher: Turkey & Ottoman Philatelic Society, USA, 1990-1996

24 issues, with index to Volumes 1-17, paperbacks, some issues are ex-Cardinal Spellman Philatelic Museum with small library marks to front covers, some rusty staples, occasional small creases, in Good condition.

£24.00

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.

£16.00

Tchilinghirian, S.D. and Stephen, W.S.E.

Part One: Constantinople, The Danubian Principalities, Bulgaria and Roumelia
Publisher: The British Society of Russian Philately, 1958

Paperback (card covers), illustrated, 96 pages, tiny mark to front cover, slight corner-crease, in Good condition.

£50.00

Passer, Adolf

Publisher: The Royal Philatelic Society, London, 1938

Paperback, vii + 240 pages 78 loose plates in envelope, spine and covers slightly sunned, some small marks, internally clean, in Good condition.

£350.00

[Tchilinghirian, S.D. & Stephen, W.S.E.] and Tranmer, Keith

Austrian Lloyd, Liechtenstein, Cyprus, Egypt, Palestine, Syria-Lebanon, Asia Minor
Publisher: Keith Tranmer, 1976

Paperback (card covers), illustrated, 112 pages, covers creased, pages fine, in Good condition.

£35.00

Tchilinghirian, S.D. and Stephen, W.S.E.

Russia; Dobrudja; Bulgaria; Roumelia; Thrace; The Anatolian Black Sea Ports
Publisher: Austrian Stamp Club of Great Britain, 1967

First edition, paperback (card covers), illustrated, 80 pages, minor crease to top of spine, in Good condition.

£40.00

Tchilinghirian, S.D. and Stephen, W.S.E.

Constantinople; Ionian Islands; Albania & Epirus
Publisher: Austrian Stamp Club of Great Britain, 1964

First edition, paperback (card covers), illustrated, 80 pages, slightest corner-crease, small mark to front cover, in Good condition.

£35.00

Buzzetti, Luciano

Vol. 1
Publisher: Zanetti, Milan, 1988

Paperback, illustrated, 143 pages, text in Italian, ex-NPS Library with small library stamp inside front cover, minor shelfwear else in Very Good condition.

£24.00

Alexander, Zvi

The Alexander Collection
Publisher: OPAL & Holyland Philatelic Society, 2000

Paperback (pictorial card covers), illustrated, [vii] + 120 pages, bilingual text in English & Turkish, lower corner knocked with consequent creasing to the front cover and to the pages, in Good condition.

£11.00

Nuhoğlu, Dr. Hidayet Yavuz and Mert, Talip

Katalogu
Publisher: IRCICA, Istanbul, 1990

Paperback, xvi + 364 pages, illustrated, text in Turkish, spine slightly rubbed and creased, covers a little creased, few page-corner creases, a Good working copy.

£12.00

Birken, Andreas

Publisher: privately published, Hamburg, 1992

Large oblong format paperback, 334 pages, text in German, English and Turkish, a few corner-creases, some marks to the front cover, internally clean, in Good condition.

£30.00

[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.

£10.00

Firebrace, John

A Postal History
Publisher: Christie's Robson Lowe, London, 1991

Large hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, xii + 460 pages, dustwrapper slightly creased at edges and with a short tear, binding slightly shaken (as often with this heavy tome) but still perfectly solid, page-edges slightly toned, internally clean, a Good working copy.

£120.00

Xanthakis, George

Revenue Stamps Found on the Island of Crete (1830-1897)
Publisher: privately published by the author, Heraklion, 1997

Paperback, illustrated, 33 pages, text in English, tiny crease and dent to top edge of front cover else in Very Good condition.

£6.50

Aloni, Zvi

Milestones in the Postal History of the Holy Land
Publisher: Eretz Israel Museum, Tel Aviv, 2008

Hardback, illustrated, vii + 185 pages, bilingual text in English & Hebrew, corners very slightly knocked else in Very Good condition.

£35.00

Coles, John H. and Walker, Howard E.

The Lost Territories in Africa & Asia
Publisher: Christie's-Robson Lowe, London, 1988

First edition, hardback, dustwrapper, viii + 114 pages, dustwrapper slightly rubbed and with a few short tears at corners, in Good condition.

£30.00

Ringström, S. and Tester, H.E.

Australia – Europe – South America
Publisher: privately published, 1979

Hardback, dustwrapper, 215 pages, illustrated, slight dusty marks/foxing to upper page-edges, internally clean, in Good condition.

£40.00

emis depuis de 1er Août 1914 par les Puissances Belligérantes et Neutres
Publisher: Théodore Champion, Paris, 1921

Paperback, illustrated, 161 pages, text in French, slight wear to head of spine, ex library marks to first and last pages, pages slightly toned, in Good condition.

£10.00

[Cihangir]

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.

£40.00

Passer, Adolf

Publisher: The Royal Philatelic Society, London, 1938

Paperback, vii + 240 pages, text only (no plates), covers rubbed and scuffed with some slight loss to the surface (the ‘S’ in the title handwritten in ink), spine-lean, spine repaired with card, internally clean, in Fair condition only. An acceptable reading copy.

£75.00

Speers, Fred W.

Publisher: Fritz Billig, N.Y., 1964

Billig’s Philatelic Handbook Volume 30.
Hardback, illustrated, 201 pages, spine darkened, some soiling to foot of spine and front cover, a Good reading copy.

£15.00