Philatelic Literature Specialists

Maritime

General philatelic works

Paquebot Cancellations of the World
Hosking, Roger

Paquebot Cancellations of the World

Publisher: Cavendish Auctions, Derby, 2000

Completely Updated and Revised Third Edition, large format paperback, illustrated, xiv + 352 pages, top of spine bumped, creasing to corners of the covers and to some page corners, pages clean, a Good working copy only.

£20.00

Osborn, Geoffrey

A Study of Letters Sent to and from British Royal Navy Officers Serving Abroad in the Victorian Era
Publisher: Stuart Rossiter Trust Fund, Bristol, 1995

Large paperback (pictorial card covers), illustrated, 134 pages, tiny dent to spine, covers a little rubbed at edges and slightly creased at corners, slight shelf-wear, in Good condition.

£11.50

Publisher: The Austrian Philatelic Society (of Great Britain), 2008

Large paperback, colour illustrated, viii + 162 pages, text in English with short summaries in German, small mark to fore-edges, internally clean, in Good condition.

£12.50

Scamp, Lee C.

The Pre-Adhesive Period to the Beginning of Packet Service from Hong Kong 1800-1845
Publisher: Nancol Enterprises, Houston, 1986

Large paperback, spiralbound, illustrated, xx + 284 pages, covers slightly rubbed and creased at edges, pages fine, in Good condition.

£35.00

Scamp, Lee C.

British, Indian, French, American, and Japanese Mail Ship Schedules 1840-1880 Volume I
Publisher: privately published, 1997

First edition, large paperback, illustrated, viii + 416 pages + Valuation booklet tipped-in at front, spine very sunned else in Very Good condition.

£40.00

Scamp, Lee C. and Fine, Harmon K.

Publisher: The Hong Kong Study Circle, 1980

Paperback (card covers), comb-bound, illustrated, iv + 142 pages, slight shelf-wear to the covers, in Good condition.

£25.00

[Schindler, Werner]

The Werner Schindler Collection
Publisher: Corinphila, Zurich, 2020

Auction catalogue, hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, 104 pages, with a print-out of the prices realised, dustwrapper very slightly creased at edges else in Very Good condition.

£18.00

Hopkins, A.E.

Originating at Sea, on Land and in the Air
Publisher: Robson Lowe, London, 1967

Third edition, hardback, dustwrapper, viii + 180 pages, dustwrapper slightly soiled and with a couple of short tears, in Good condition.

£13.50

Del Bianco, Umberto

in uso Anteriormente al 1891
Publisher: Raybaudi, Roma, 1968

Paperback, 158 pages, illustrated, text in Italian, slight hint of spine-lean and slight corner-crease, in Good condition.

£15.00

Howat, The Rev. J.N.T.

Publisher: The British Philatelic Trust, 1989

Hardback, xiv + 146 pages, presented by the author to the Post Office archives, with library label to spine and a few small library marks to first few pages, signed by the author, in Good condition.

£8.50

Publisher: Fritz Billig, New York, 1955

First edition, hardback, illustrated, 207 pages, spine and covers slightly sunned, slight bend to the covers, pages clean, a Good reading copy only.

£10.00

[Kempster, Robert]

featuring the Robert Kempster Collection
Publisher: Harmers, London, 1989

Auction catalogue, paperback, 41 pages + 33 b/w photo-plates, with the prices realised, spine a little sunned, in Good condition.

£9.50

Hale, Joseph M.

Publisher: J.M. Hale & Everett Wallster, Boston, Mass., 1934

First edition, paperback, illustrated, 96 pages, some toning to the covers, signed by the author, in Good condition.

£10.00

Stitt Dibden, W.G.

Publisher: The Postal History Society, 1963

Special Series No. 14, limited edition of 150 copies, paperback, illustrated, 77 pages + illustrations, slight crease to foot of spine and a little corner-creasing to the front cover, in Good condition.

£18.00

["Dubois"]

The “Dubois” Collection (part I)
Publisher: Corinphila, Zurich, 2021

Auction catalogue, hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, 220 pages, with the prices realised, text in English, slightest crease and small dents to dustwrapper and to edge of front cover caused in transit else in Very Good condition.

£24.00

Tomlinson, Leslie G. and Clougher, Nugent M.

Publisher: Postal History Society, 1959

Limited edition of 150 copies, paperback, [i] + 27 pages + 3 plates, one corner slightly creased, minor soiling to the front cover, in Good condition.

£21.00

[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.

£24.00

[Frantz, Gregory]

The Gregory Frantz Collection
Publisher: Corinphila, Zurich, 2021

Auction catalogue, hardback, dustwrapper, 164 pages, with the prices realised, text in English, very slight creasing to edges of dustwrapper, tiny dents to cover edges, else in Very Good condition.

£20.00

Patka, Frederic J.

Publisher: Vienna, 1989

Large hardback, original blue cloth, illustrated, 871 pages, text in German, small scratch-mark to front cover, mild shelf-wear, else in Very Good condition.

£100.00

Holder, C.S. (editor)

Special Edition (Whole Number 128)
Publisher: France and Colonies Philatelic Society, UK, 1974

Paperback, illustrated, 112 pages, text in English and French, minor shelf-wear, in Good condition.

£6.50

Newport, William

Publisher: Heinemann, London, 1972

Hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, ix + 214 pages, short tear to dustwrapper at top of spine else in Very Good condition.

£20.00

Stanley-Smith, R.G.

Part 1 History & Part 2 Catalogue
Publisher: Pier Point Publishing, 1990

First edition, limited to 500 copies, paperback, vi + 250 pages, i + 171 pages, corner-crease to front cover of Part 1, slight shelf-wear else in Very Good condition.

£25.00

["Dubois"]

The “Dubois” Collection (part II)
Publisher: Corinphila, Zurich, 2021

Auction catalogue, hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, 252 pages, with a print-out of the prices realised, text in English, in Very Good condition.

£25.00

Robertson, Alan W.

Publisher: Robson Lowe Ltd., London, 1960

Large format hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, interleaved, 68 pages, dustwrapper in Poor condition with dusty marks, numerous tears and loss of some pieces, a little foxing to the endpapers, corner-crease to front endpaper, in Good condition.

£24.00

Staff, Frank

Publisher: Adlard Coles Ltd., 1956

First edition, hardback, original blue cloth binding, dustwrapper, illustrated, 191 pages, tears to the dustwrapper with some loss, a little foxing to endpapers and page-edges, signed by the author, in Good condition.

£30.00

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

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

Part Two: The Black Sea & Aegean Ports, Syria, Palestine, Egypt, Crete, Ship Mail in the Levant
Publisher: The British Society of Russian Philately, 1958

Paperback (card covers), illustrated, 96 pages + map, minor age-wear, small corner-crease, in Good condition.

£45.00