Philatelic Literature Specialists

Fred J Melville

General philatelic works

Great Britain: King Edward VII Stamps
Melville, Fred J.

Great Britain: King Edward VII Stamps

Publisher: Melville Stamp Books, London, 1911

Hardback, original publisher’s grey cloth, illustrated, 84 pages + xvi publisher’s advertisements, minor soiling to the covers, small ink mark to upper page-edges, some toning to the endpapers, in Good condition.

£15.00

Miss Fitte [Melville, F.J.]

Part I. The British Empire
Publisher: W.H. Peckitt, London, 1910

Paperback, illustrated, 59 pages, previous owner’s name in pencil to front cover, slightly rusty staples, spine toned, small piece missing from top of spine, in Good condition.

£12.50

Melville, F.J.

Publisher: "The British Philatelist", Chas. Nissen & Co. Ltd., London, 1926

Melville Stamp Books Number One, fourth edition, paperback, illustrated, 82 pages + advertisements, a few tiny marks to the covers, tiny dent to upper-edge of rear cover and a few pages, in Good condition.

£20.00

Melville, Fred. J.

How War Stamps will illustrate many interesting side-lights on the present War
Publisher: published for the Junior Philatelic Society by Stanley Gibbons Ltd., London, 1918

Paperback, illustrated, 40 pages, slightly rusty staples, ex-Aberdeen University with small handstamp to first few pages, in Good condition.

£22.00

Melville, F.J.

Bound with Great Britain: Embossed Adhesive Stamps
Publisher: Melville Stamp Books, London, 1910

Second edition and First edition, small hardback, bound in black buckram gilt, titled “Great Britain Stamps” to front cover, original paper covers removed, 86 + 39 pages + publisher’s advertisements, very slight foxing to first few pages, slight rusty staple marks, in Good condition.

£24.00

Melville, Fred J.

The Story of Penny Postage
Publisher: Fred J. Melville, London, 1908

Second British edition, small format paperback, illustrated, 48 pages, rusty staples, small corner-crease, in Good condition.

£15.00

Melville, F.J.

Publisher: The Philatelic Institute, London, nd [1925]

Melville Stamp Books Number One, third edition, hardback, original publisher’s grey cloth, illustrated, 82 pages + advertisements, previous owner’s ink-stamp to front pastedown-endpaper, minor signs of age, in Good condition.

£24.00

Melville, Fred J.

Publisher: Giorgio Migliavacca, 1980

Reprint, paperback, 37 pages, illustrated, slightly rusty staples, in Good condition.

£6.50

Melville, Fred J.

Publisher: The Philatelic Institute, London, [1919]

Philatelic Institute Papers No.2. Paperback booklet, 4 pages, front and rear covers coming loose, slight marks to rear cover, in Fair/Good condition.

£11.50

Melville, F.J.

Publisher: The Philatelic Institute, London, 1929

Hardback, original publisher’s grey cloth, illustrated, 57 pages, ex Canada National Postal Museum with label to spine/front cover, bookplate to front pastedown-endpaper and library pocket to rear endpaper, pages fine, in Good condition.

£15.00

Gardner, W. and Melville, Fred J. (editor)

Publisher: The Philatelic Institute, London, [1924]

Hardback, original grey paper covers bound-in, 32 pages, illustrated, in Very Good condition.

£30.00

Dalwick, R.E.R. and Melville, Fred J. (editor)

Publisher: W.H. Peckitt, London, nd [1910]

“The Postage Stamp” Handbooks IX. Paperback, illustrated, 33 pages, ex-Huddersfield Philatelic Society with their inkstamp to front cover, small label to spine, label inside front cover and inkstamp to title-page, slight bend, in Good condition.

£12.00

Melville, Fred. J.

Publisher: Stanley Gibbons Ltd., London, 1915

Paperback, illustrated, 67 pages, small rusty staple marks else in Very Good condition.

£12.00

Crouch, L.W. and Melville, Fred J. (Editor)

Publisher: H.F. Johnson for the Junior Philatelic Society, London, [1910]

Large format paperback, illustrated, 15 pages, creasing and short tears to the edges of the covers, pages fine, in Good condition.

£15.00

Melville, Fred J.

Publisher: The Philatelic Institute, London, 1925

Paperback (card covers), illustrated, 93 pages, ex libris L.N. & M. Williams with their bookplate inside the front cover, front cover tanned in places and lightly scuffed, front inner hinge cracking slightly, in Good condition.

£15.00