Philatelic Literature Specialists


General philatelic works

The Journal of the Philatelic Literature Society

The Journal of the Philatelic Literature Society

(Vol. I – Vol. XI) 1908-1918
Publisher: Wolfgang Maassen/Phil*Creativ Verlag, 2019

Reprint, limited edition of 40 copies only (33 numbered subscriber’s copies and 7 un-numbered – this copy being un-numbered), in two volumes, hardback, 992 pages, in Very Good+ condition.


Årsbok för Postmuseum 2008
Publisher: Post Museum, Stockholm, 2008

Hardback, 168 pages, illustrated, text in Swedish with summaries to each article in English, ex-NPS Library with small library stamps to verso of title-page, covers very slightly rubbed, else in Very Good condition.


Negus, James

Publisher: James Bendon, Limassol, 1991

Reprint edition of The Standard Index to Philatelic Literature 1879-1925, with additional material. Hardback, dustwrapper, 172 pages, some tears and minor marks to the dustwrapper, slight dusty marks to upper page-edges, a Good working copy.


King-Farlow, R.

Volumes I to XL, 1908 to 1948
Publisher: H.F. Johnson, London, 1949

First edition, hardback, (vii) + 59 pages, covers rather rubbed and marked, ex-Junior Philatelic Society Library with small library marks to front endapers, a few page repairs, a Good working copy.


[Soeteman, Corneille]

Part I
Publisher: Corneille Soeteman, Brussels, 2001

Auction catalogue, paperback, 78 pages, text in French, slight wear to the front cover, in Good condition.


Miller, Adam

Publisher: RPS of NZ, Wellington, 1998

Hardback, dustwrapper, xii + 172 pages, ex-libris Brian Birch with his bookplate to front pastedown-endpaper, very slight crease to dustwrapper else in Very Good condition.


Featuring Fine British West Indies and Cape of Good Hope Postal History, The Betty Watterson Labuan, Rhodesia, South Africa, Sudan Airmails and the Dr. Alan Drysdall Library
Publisher: Spink, London, 2018

Auction catalogue, paperback, illustrated, 203 pages, in Very Good condition.


Rogers-Tillstone, Capt. B.

Publisher: The Royal Philatelic Society, London, 1969

Large hardback, original blue buckram, upper page-edges gilt, 192 pages + plates, illustrated, one or two tiny spots of foxing to the fore-edges, internally clean, in Good condition.


Winick, Lester

Philatelic Books and Articles in the English Language
Publisher: The Posthorn, 1978

Paperback, 32 pages, in Good condition.


Crane, Ian D.

and to The Private Post 1977-1985
Publisher: Cinderella Stamp Club, 1986

Paperback, 129 pages, foot of spine very slightly rubbed else in Very Good condition.


Mena, Hector R.

Part II 1974-1992
Publisher: Society of Costa Rica Collectors [SOCORICO], 1993

Second edition, paperback, vi + 59 pages, in Very Good condition.


Ullrich, Michael

Verzeichnis der bisher erschienenen deutschsprachigen Literatur über die Philatelie des Großherzogtums Baden
Publisher: ArGe Baden, 1994

Paperback, 133 pages, text in German, very slight creasing, else in Very Good condition.


Brühl, Prof. Carlrichard

Publisher: Georg Olms, 1985-86

Two large hardback volumes, dustwrappers, illustrated, xvi + 600 + viii + 650 pages, text in German, short tear to dustwrapper of Vol. I and slight dust-marks to top-edge, else in Very Good condition.


Stone, J.W.M.

Publisher: Great Britain Philatelic Society, 1983

Special Issue of the GB Journal, paperback, iv + 24 pages, slightly rusty staples, light shelfwear, else in VG condition.


Terrisse, Pierre

Publisher: AFA Forlaget, Aarhus, 1986

Paperback, illustrated, 224 pages, text in Danish, spine rubbed, in Good condition.


Vallancey, F. Hugh

Section III Foreign Countries
Publisher: The Vallancey Press, London, 1929

Third edition, paperback, 66 pages, covers tanned and showing some wear, in Good condition.


Fryer, Gavin

Publisher: privately published, 1997

Paperback (card covers), v + 90 pages, tiny bump to the fore-edge else in Very Good condition.