Philatelic Literature Specialists

Local Postal History

Great Britain

Isle of Wight
Mackay, James A.

Isle of Wight

Publisher: privately published, Dumfries, 1981

Large format (A4) hardback, privately bound in plain red rexine (original paper covers removed), 112 pages + xxxi plates, in Good condition.


Muggleton, D.J.

Publisher: Cambridge Philatelic Society, 1970

Paperback (card covers), comb-bound, 130 pages + plates, signed by the author, covers rubbed, in Good condition.


Historic Stagecoach Route Bristol-Chepstow-Monmouth-Hereford-Shrewsbury-Chester
Publisher: Hereford Head Post Office, circa 1982

Set of five large format postcards in card folder, in Very Good condition.


Donald, Archie

An Account of the Handling and Transportation of the Written Communication of Sevenoaks District (Westerham to Wrotham, Biggin Hill to Edenbridge) on the Road to Rye and Hastings
Publisher: Woodvale Press, Tenterden, 1992

First edition, large hardback, dustwrapper, xiii + 452 pages, short tear to dustwrapper, dustwrapper spine slightly sunned, binding a little shaken, in Good condition.


Hall, Arthur W.G.

Publisher: privately published, Nottingham, 1947

Hardback, original green cloth gilt, dustwrapper, 152 pages + plates, several short tears to the dustwrapper, book itself in Very Good condition.


principally Lincolnshire from the “B. Leslie Barker” Collection and Ireland from the “T.E. Field” Collection
Publisher: Harmers, London, 1976

Auction catalogue, paperback, illustrated, 28 pages + 6 plates, with the prices realised, in Good condition.


A History of the Postal Services of Maidenhead
Publisher: Serawood House, Maidenhead, 1981

Second edition, paperback, illustrated, 48 pages, covers slightly creased and rubbed, pages fine, in Good condition.


Pegg, R.E.F.

Publisher: privately published, 1976

Large format paperback, comb-binding, illustrated, 80 pages, minor corner-creasing, in Good condition.


Awcock, Patrick G.

Publisher: privately published, 1996

Large format (A4) paperback, comb-bound, 37 pages, illustrated, a little shelf-wear to the covers else in Very Good condition.


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.


Mackay, James A.

Publisher: privately published, Dumfries, 1981

Large format (A4) paperback, 112 pages + xxxi plates, slight shelf-wear to the covers, in Good condition.


Sinfield, Cyril A.

Publisher: Portsmouth & District Philatelic Society, 1982

First edition, large format paperback, comb-bound, illustrated, 78 pages + plates, slight corner-crease to front cover else in Very Good condition.


Greenwood, Jeremy

The Chichester Branch 1250-1840
Publisher: privately published, 1973

First edition, paperback, illustrated, 110 pages, in Very Good condition.


Stitt Dibden, W.G. and Tebbutt, L.

Publisher: The Postal History Society, Bath, 1961

Paperback, illustrated, 49 pages + plates, spine sunned else in Very Good condition.


Carter, W.G.

Publisher: General Post Office, London, 1937

Post Office Green Paper No. 36, paperback, 22 pages + plates, slight foxing and tiny marks to the covers, slight crease to front cover, pages fine, in Good condition.


Cohen, Stanley F. and Barette, Maurice; Hine, John; and Williams, A.M.

Part II – The London Offices
Publisher: privately published, Malaga, 2006

Second edition, large (A4) paperback, illustrated, 215 pages, in Very Good condition.

Watson, Norman

Publisher: Perth Philatelic Society, 2006

First edition, hardback, original blue cloth gilt, dustwrapper, illustrated, 96 pages, signed by the author to title-page, foxing and marks to verso of dustwrapper, in Good condition.


Gurney, David

Publisher: C.I.S.S. Publishing, 2001

Large paperback, spiralbound, illustrated, [viii] + 376 pages, with separate valuation guide in pocket at end, corner-creases to the front cover and some pages, in Good condition.


Beith, Richard

A chronological history of aerophilatelic events with Yorkshire connections
Publisher: Yorkshire Postal History Society, 1983

Paperback, illustrated, 70 pages, some dusty marks and foxing to the covers, pages clean, in Good condition.


Newport, O.W. and Sussex, John

Publisher: National Museums & Galleries on Merseyside, 1988

Large paperback, pictorial card covers, illustrated, 59 pages, covers a little rubbed at edges else in Very Good condition.


Austen, Brian

A study based on Kent examples
Publisher: Phillimore, 1978

First edition, hardback, dustwrapper, viii + 192 pages, dustwrapper price-clipped and very slightly rubbed at edges, slightest hint of spine-lean, in Good condition.