Philatelic Literature Specialists

Military

Great Britain

The Postal History of the British Army in World War I
Kennedy, Alistair and Crabb, George

The Postal History of the British Army in World War I

Before and After – 1903 to 1929
Publisher: privately published, 1977

Large paperback (card covers), plastic comb-binding, illustrated, 300 pages, some rings of the comb-binding broken, some slight corner-creases, page-edges slightly toned but internally fine, in Good condition.

£30.00

Prime, Peter

1899 to 1902
Publisher: Anglo-Boer War Philatelic Society, 2003

Large (A4) paperback, [vi] + 113 pages + 2 colour plates, corners of front cover very slightly rubbed, spine slightly knocked, else in Very Good condition.

£20.00

Slingsby, John

1918-1923
Publisher: The Stuart Rossiter Trust, 2004

Large format (A4) paperback, illustrated, xvi + 234 pages, a few tiny marks to the front cover, tiny corner-creases to the covers, in Good condition.

£30.00

Wells, Edward

A history of the Forces Postal Service
Publisher: priately published by the Defence Postal & Courier Services, Royal Engineers, 1987

First edition, paperback (pictorial card covers), illustrated, 191 pages, slight corner-creases to the front cover, spine slightly sunned, slight signs of foxing to the edges, minor signs of use, in Good condition.

£9.50

Stich, Dr.H.F. and Stich, W.

Publisher: privately published, Vancouver, 1990

Paperback, illustrated, 162 pages, slight corner-creases to the covers, dusty marks to the page-edges, internally clean, in Good condition.

£30.00

McCloy, Brian; Oxley, Geoff and Stroud, Richard

Publisher: Stuart Rossiter Trust Fund, 2002

Large format (A4) paperback, illustrated, iv + 96 pages, in Very Good condition.

£9.50

Jay, Barrie

Publisher: Stuart Rossiter Trust Fund, 1997

Large format (A4) paperback, illustrated, xii + 57 pages + 4 colour plates, in Very Good condition.

£14.50

White, Geoff

An Essential Guide and Reference Book for Collectors of Military Postcards
Publisher: privately published, Somerset, 2005

Second edition, paperback, spiralbound, 280 pages, illustrated, in Very Good condition.

£25.00

[Bute, The Marquess of]

Part Three Austria, Belgium, Czechoslovakia, French Colonies, Togo, Germany etc, Italy, Poland, Russia, Saar, West Ukraine, etc.
Publisher: Robson Lowe, London, 1959

Auction catalogue, paperback, illustrated, 56 pages, minor wear else in Very Good condition.

£20.00

Glasewald, A.E.

Beitr├Ąge zur Geschichte der Feldpost
Publisher: privately published, 1913

Hardback, original pictorial blue cloth, [v] + 240 pages, illustrated, text in German, a couple of tiny marks to the front cover, slight dusty marks to top page-edges else in Very Good condition.

£100.00

Torrance, A.R. and Morenweiser, K.

Section 2: United Kingdom
Publisher: The Civil Censorship Study Group, 1991

First edition, large paperback, comb-bound, illustrated, 244 pages, ex-RPSL Library with library bookplate inside front cover, a few tiny marks to the covers and page-edges, minor corner-creases, in Good condition.

£20.00

[Graham, Murray & Griffith, Kenneth]

and The Stamps and Postal History of the Anglo-Boer War, 1899-1902 from the Collection of Kenneth Griffith
Publisher: Argyll Etkin, London, 2003

Auction catalogue, paperback, 105 pages + 12 colour plates, in Very Good condition.

£12.00

Sacher, Michael M.

Publisher: The Royal Philatelic Society, London, 1970

Published as a supplement to The London Philatelist, paperback, illustrated, 34 pages, with the scarce errata sheet loosely inserted, some toning to the covers and slightly affecting upper page margins, a little creasing, in Good condition.

£10.00

Colley, Nick

31st May-1st June, 1916
Publisher: Forces Postal History Society, 2006

Large (A4) paperback, illustrated, 32 pages, mild corner-creasing to the covers, tiny short tear to lower edge of rear cover, in Good condition.

£6.00

Vandelli, Giorgio

Publisher: Edizioni S.C.O.T., Torino, 1963

Paperback, 191 pages, illustrated, text in Italian, top and foot of spine slightly rubbed, some slight wear and small marks to the covers, pages fine, in Good condition.

£30.00

Publisher: J.B. Hayward & Son, Suffolk, 1990

Two large hardback volumes, dustwrappers, 243 + 146 pages, slight shelf-wear to the dustwrappers else in Very Good condition.

£100.00

Harfield, Alan

The Illustrated Story of Animals in Army Communications
Publisher: Picton Publishing, Chippenham, 1989

First edition, hardback, original red cloth, illustrated, vii + 114 pages, no dustwrapper, slight hint of spine-lean, light foxing to the page-edges, internally clean, in Good condition.

£6.50

Torrance, A.R. and Morenweiser, K.

Section 2: United Kingdom
Publisher: The Civil Censorship Study Group, 1991

First edition, large paperback, illustrated, 244 pages, slight shelf-wear, hint of spine-lean, binding a little weak, a Good working copy.

£16.00

Slingsby, John

1918-1923
Publisher: The Stuart Rossiter Trust, 2004

Large format hardback, full red leather gilt, original pictorial card covers bound in, illustrated, xvi + 234 pages, tiny dent to upper edge of covers, tiny mark to upper page-edges, else in Very Good condition.

£45.00

Publisher: Alan Berman, Bodmin, 2002

Auction catalogues, small format (A5) paperbacks, illustrated, 16 + 36 pages, with the prices realised for Part Six, crease to rear cover and some pen annotations to last couple of pages of Part Six, Part Seven in Very Good condition.

£15.00

[Ellott, Gerald]

Publisher: Prestige Philately, Australia, 2011

Auction catalogue, large paperback, illustrated, 106 pages, prices realised, in Very Good condition.

£15.00

Publisher: Prestige Philately, Australia, 2011

Auction catalogue, large paperback, illustrated, 142 pages, corners of covers slightly rubbed, corner-crease to front cover and to some pages, in Good condition.

£10.00

Benians, F.W.

Publisher: National Philatelic Society, London, 1978

Large format (A4) paperback, illustrated, viii + 148 pages, in Very Good condition.

£10.00

Swarbrick, Bob

Home and Abroad, A Postal History 1664-1994
Publisher: The Stuart Rossiter Trust, 2006

Large format (A4) paperback, illustrated, x + 162 pages, one or two tiny blemishes else in Very Good condition.

£24.00

Leslie, H.W.

Being an Account of the Operations of the Ships of the Royal Mail Steam Packet Co., 1914-1919
Publisher: Heinemann, London, 1920

First edition, hardback, original blue cloth gilt, 207 pages + plates, tiny hint of spine-lean, foxing to page-edges and a little scattered foxing to pages, minor cracking to rear inner-hinge, a Good reading copy.

£13.50

Piat Dewavrin, F.X.

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

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