Philatelic Literature Specialists

George VI issues

Great Britain

Great Britain. The Coronation Stamp, 1937
Birch, L.

Great Britain. The Coronation Stamp, 1937

Its Aberrations, Flaws, Abnormalities
Publisher: The Midland Stamp Co., Birmingham, no date

Hardback, illustrated, [iv] + 36 pages + plate loosely inserted, signed by the author, slight crack to rear cover joint at top of spine, a few pen annotations to the pages, in Good condition.

£22.00

Rose, Stuart

a survey of British stamp design
Publisher: Phaidon, 1980

Hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, 128 pages, a few tiny marks to the page-edges, slight signs of use, in Good condition.

£7.50

January, 1937
Publisher: G.P.O., London, 1937

Paperback, 973 pages, a well used copy, covers creased and rubbed, page corners of first and last few pages creased with a few tears and occasional loss of small edge pieces, a dog-eared copy in Fair/Poor condition but complete.

£24.00

Oliver, Tony and Oliver, Allan

The Post Office Training Schools, A Handbook and Reference Listing
Publisher: Sarum Publications, 1996

First edition, paperback, 104 pages, small corner-crease to front cover and most pages else in Very Good condition.

£15.00

Hosang, Joachim and Rickenback, P.C. [translator & editor]

Publisher: German Philatelic Review, London, 1955

Paperback, illustrated, 32 pages, text in English, a few tiny marks to the covers, tiny nick to edge of first page, in Good condition.

£24.00

West, Chris

A History of Britain in 36 Postage Stamps
Publisher: Square Peg, London, 2012

First edition, hardback, dustwrapper, 257 pages, illustrated, mild signs of use else in Very Good condition.

£7.50

"Chartwell" [Cripps, Sir Humphrey]

Vol. 8: Great Britain King Edward VIII, King George VI and Queen Elizabeth II Essays, Proofs and Issued Stamps
Publisher: Spink, London, 2012

Auction catalogue, hardback, illustrated, 78 pages, in Very Good condition.

£25.00

Nos. 62-76
Publisher: ForGe Grossbritannien e.V., Germany, 1985-88

Nos. 62-70 privately comb-bound with card rear cover, other issues unbound, text in German, a few dusty marks and slight signs of use, in Good condition.

£10.00

Williams, L.N. & M.

1890-1966
Publisher: Arco Publications, London, 1967

First edition, hardback, dustwrapper, 206 pages + 16 black & white plates, slightest wear to lower edge of dustwrapper else in Very Good condition.

£9.50

Alexander, Jean and Newbery, Leonard F.

Parts 1-9
Publisher: The Great Britain Philatelic Society, 1987-97

Complete set of all nine parts, paperbacks, illustrated, 195 pages, Contents pages loosely inserted, mild shelfwear, in Good condition.

£25.00

West, Richard and Muir, Douglas N.

Publisher: Royal Mail, London, 1994

Hardback, illustrated, 55 pages, in Very Good condition.

£7.50

["Mey"]

The “Mey” Collection of Specialised King George VI
Publisher: Stanley Gibbons, London, 1990

Auction catalogue, paperback, 48 pages, with the prices realised, a little shelfwear else in Very Good condition.

£8.50

Publisher: Sotheby's, London, 2013

Auction catalogue, paperback, 214 pages, with the prices realised, slight corner-crease at top of spine, in Good condition.

£15.00

Trory, Ernest

A Single Stamp Study
Publisher: privately published by the author, Brighton, circa 1951

Paperback, illustrated, 8 pages, a previous owner’s bookplate inside front cover, foxing to covers, pages clean, in Good condition.

£20.00

"Golden"

Part One – King George V to Queen Elizabeth II
Publisher: Grosvenor Auctions, London, 2015

Auction catalogue, paperback, illustrated, 120 pages, with the prices realised, VG condition.

£10.00

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.

£3.50

Publisher: Spink, London, 2012

Auction catalogue, paperback, illustrated, 82 pages, slight corner creases to front cover else in VG condition.

£7.50