Philatelic Literature Specialists

Maritime

Great Britain

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

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

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

Moubray, Jane & Michael

Publisher: The Royal Philatelic Society, London, 1992

First edition, large hardback, illustrated, xxxii + 512 pages + 2 colour plates, slight spine-lean (spine-roll), slight dusty marks/foxing to page-edges, internally clean, a Good working copy.

£75.00

Norway, Arthur H.

Between the Years 1793-1815
Publisher: MacMillan & Co., London, 1895

First edition, hardback, original blue cloth gilt, frontispiece, 312 pages + plates, foxing to the frontispiece’s tissue-guard and some spots of foxing elsewhere, in Good condition.

£60.00

Cockrill, Philip

Transatlantic Routes
Publisher: Philip Cockrill, nd [circa 1987]

Paperback, 84 pages, illustrated, binding slightly askew, slight shelf-wear to the covers, small scuff to front cover, pages fine, in Good condition.

£8.50

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.

£10.00

Tabeart, Colin

A study of the Maritime Postal Markings of the British Isles based on the work of Alan W Robertson
Publisher: James Bendon, Limassol, 1997

First edition, hardback, dustwrapper, xiv + 314 pages, a couple of tiny tears to the dustwrapper, obvious spine-lean (or “spine-roll”) and twist to the binding – a Good working copy.

£45.00

Morley, Walter

including The Penny Posts and Town Paids of Ireland
Publisher: Walter Morley, Catford, 1922

Small paperback booklet, 32 pages, illustrated, ex-F.A. Bellamy library with his handstamp to the front cover, tiny nick to upper edge of front cover and a few small marks, pages clean, in Good condition.

£15.00

Hosking, Roger

Publisher: The TPO & Seapost Society, 2002

Large format (A4) paperback, illustrated, 54 pages, some very slight marks to the front cover else in Very Good condition.

£12.00

Taylor, Keith

The Channel Islands Red Cross Ship (1944-45)
Publisher: CISS Publishing, 1996

Large format paperback, illustrated, viii + 127 pages, ex-National Philatelic Society Library with library stamp to front cover and to verso of title-page, in Good condition.

£15.00

[Glassco, J. Grant]

The Glassco Collection
Publisher: Robson Lowe, London, 1969

Auction catalogue, paperback, 259 pages, illustrated, with the list of prices realised, slight corner-crease to rear cover, very slight dusty marks/foxing to spine and edges, internally clean, in Good condition.

£20.00

[Stewart, W. & Chadwick, F.]

The W. Stewart and F. Chadwick Collections
Publisher: Robson Lowe, London, 1974-75

Auction catalogues, paperback, 36 + 28 pages, with the prices realised, in Very Good condition.

£9.00

Staff, Frank

Publisher: Quarterman Publications, 1980

Second edition, hardback, original blue cloth binding, dustwrapper, illustrated, 191 pages, a tiny short tear to edge of dustwrapper, some toning to the dustwrapper and to page-edges, binding very slightly warped, in Good condition.

£26.00

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.

£7.50

Mark, Graham (editor)

Sea Conveyance During War 1914-1918
Publisher: The Postal History Society, 1997

Large format hardback, illustrated, iii + 91 pages, slightest bend to the covers, previous owner’s name to front endpaper, in Good condition.

£11.50

Hosking, Roger and Cockrill, Philip

Part II
Publisher: Philip Cockrill, c1990

Paperback, illustrated, 88 pages, signed by Roger Hosking, minor marks to the covers, slight corner-crease to a couple of pages, in Good condition.

£10.00

Farrugia, Jean and Gammons, Tony

Five centuries of postal transport by land, sea and air
Publisher: National Postal Museum, London, 1980

Paperback, illustrated, 84 pages, in Very Good condition.

£7.50

Mackay, James A.

Publisher: privately published by the author, Dumfries, 1979

Large (A4) paperback, 40 pages + illustrations, in Very Good condition.

£12.50

Hosking, Roger

Publisher: privately published, 1979

Large (A4) paperback, illustrated, 19 pages, signed dedication from the author to the previous owner, crease to rear cover and slight shelfwear, in Good condition.

£8.50