Philatelic Literature Specialists

Military

General philatelic works

A Crimean War Study
Piat Dewavrin, F.X.

A Crimean War Study

by a Postal Historian
Publisher: privately published, 1997

Small (A5) paperback, illustrated, 63 pages, minor shelf-wear, corners a little rubbed, in Good condition.

£12.50

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

Kay, George K. and Negus, Ron

A decade of Polish Forces postal history
Publisher: J.Barefoot Ltd, York, 1999

Large format (A4) paperback, illustrated, 250 pages, slight shelf-wear, slight hint of spine-lean, in Good condition.

£16.00

Benians, F.W.

Publisher: National Philatelic Society, London, 1978

Large format (A4) paperback, illustrated, viii + 148 pages, spine slightly sunned, corners of front cover slightly rubbed, in Good condition.

£14.50

Hay, Ian

Publisher: HMSO, London, 1946

Paperback, illustrated, 96 pages, corner-crease to front cover and slightly to first few pages, slight dusty marks/foxing to front cover, in Good condition.

£14.50

Henney, G.

with notes on the other armed forces
Publisher: Philatelic Society of Fiji, Suva, 1979

First edition, large format (A4) paperback, illustrated, 31 pages, front cover sunned, some foxing and creasing, a Good reading copy.

£6.50

Crouch, Col. G.R. and Hill, Norman

Locations and assignments
Publisher: Lava, New York, 1951

Paperback, illustrated, 114 pages, some marks to the covers, some creasing to the front cover, slight rusty staples, in Good condition.

£20.00

Raynor, P.E. and assisted by Captain G.R. Crouch, G.H. Holland, and N.E. Wallis

1914 to 1919
Publisher: H. Garratt-Adams & Co., Kinnersley, Hereford, 1967

Second edition, paperback, illustrated, 26 pages, a little foxing to the front cover and upper page-edges, in Good condition.

£20.00

Boyden, Peter B.

The History of the British Army Postal Service from 1795
Publisher: National Army Museum, London, 1990

Large format (A4) paperback, pictorial card covers, illustrated in colour, 48 pages, ex-York Philatelic Society with library marks to title-page, corners creased, a Good reading copy only.

£7.00

Voyce, Rev. A.H.

Publisher: The Hawthorn Press, Melbourne, nd (circa 1960)

Paperback, illustrated, 34 pages, covers sunned, corner creased, in Good condition.

£15.00

Smith, John A.

Publisher: privately published, 1957

First edition, paperback, illustrated, 28 pages, small marks to the covers, pages slightly toned, one corner slightly creased with loss of tiny corner-pieces of last page and rear cover, in Good condition.

£15.00

Baker, Alan and Entwistle, Charles R.

Publisher: Chavril Press, 1994

Large (A4) paperback, illustrated, 32 pages, slightly rusty staples, covers a little sunned, some marks to the rear cover, pages clean, in Good condition.

£9.50

Lee, O.R.J.

Publisher: The Forces Postal History Society, 1985

First edition, large format paperback, illustrated, circa 100 pages, two short tears to spine, shelf-wear to the covers, in Good condition.

£9.50

Lee, O.R.J.

1941-1977
Publisher: The Forces Postal History Society, 1982

First edition, large format paperback, comb-bound, illustrated, circa 100 pages, minor wear, in Good condition.

£11.50

Buckley, G.D. and Marriott, W.B.

Part III Orange Free Colony 1900-1913
Publisher: The Orange Free State Study Circle, London, 1971

Hardback, original blue cloth, illustrated, 247 pages, some small marks to the upper page-edges, internally clean, in Good condition.

£24.00

Corbelli, Louis

Les Surcharges Locales 1940/1942
Publisher: A. Molder, Lisbon, 1944

First edition, paperback, 35 pages, illustrated, text in French, small crease to foot of spine, some toning to covers & page edges, in Good condition.

£7.50

Miller, Christopher

Canada and Colonies in the Caribbean and North and South America
Publisher: The Civil Censorship Study Group, 2006

Second (revised) edition, large paperback, spiralbound, illustrated, 300+ pages, small crease to top corner affecting most pages else in Very Good condition.

£20.00

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

Startup, R.M.

A preliminary examination of the postal censorship of the 2nd New Zealand Expeditionary Force in the Pacific 1941-1945
Publisher: Postal History Society of New Zealand, 1987

Paperback, illustrated, 30 pages, slight signs of wear else in Very Good condition.

£9.50

Shelley, Ronald G.

Publisher: The Spanish Philatelic Society, Brighton, 1979

First edition, large format hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, 164 pages, dustwrapper in Fair condition with several short tears and some marks, some marks/foxing to the upper page-edges, internally clean, in Good condition.

£25.00

Heller, Ernst

Publisher: The Spanish Philatelic Society, Brighton, 1982

Large format hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, 384 pages, tiny nick and mark to dustwrapper, else in Very Good condition.

£35.00

Burrows, Peter C.

An illustrated history of British Army Form A.2042 and other military postcards issued since 1900
Publisher: privately published, 1987

Large format paperback, comb-bound, illustrated, unpaginated (circa 300+ pages), in Very Good condition.

£36.00

Zimmerman, David A.

Handstamps, Other Markings, and Tapes
Publisher: Civil Censorship Study Group, 1980

Paperback, comb-bound, illustrated, 50 + xxxv pages, slight corner-creases to the covers, in Good condition.

£14.50

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