Philatelic Literature Specialists


Great Britain

Army and Field Post Offices of Egypt and the EEF, 1914-20
Sacher, Michael M.

Army and Field Post Offices of Egypt and the EEF, 1914-20

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, ex-National Philatelic Society Library with library stamp to front cover and to Contents page, crease to front cover and some pages, a Good reading copy only.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


Lee, O.R.J.

Publisher: The Forces Postal History Society, 1982

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


Spafford, Major Ronnie

Publisher: Philatelic Magazine, London, 1983

Supplement to The Philatelic Magazine, paperback, illustrated, 24 pages, bottom corner slightly rubbed/creased, in Good condition.


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.


Melville, Fred. J.

How War Stamps will illustrate many interesting side-lights on the present War
Publisher: published for the Junior Philatelic Society by Stanley Gibbons Ltd., London, 1918

Paperback, illustrated, 40 pages, slightly rusty staples, ex-Aberdeen University with small handstamp to first few pages, in Good condition.


Stitt Dibden, W.G.

Publisher: The Postal History Society, 1963

First edition, paperback (card covers), 85 pages + plates (one folding), some marks to the front cover, rear cover detached (but still present), pages fine, in Good condition.


Morenweiser, Konrad

Section 4: British Asia
Publisher: The Civil Censorship Study Group, 1997

Large format (A4) paperback, illustrated, 104 pages, tiny corner-crease else in Very Good condition.


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.


Gould, Robert W. and Proud, Edward B.

Publisher: Proud-Bailey Co., 1982

Hardback, illustrated, 531 pages, binding slightly shaken and slight hint of spine-lean, a Good reading copy.


Proud, Edward B. and Griffith, Kenneth

Publisher: Proud-Bailey Co., 1982

Hardback, illustrated, 283 pages, obvious spine-lean, pages fine, a Good reading copy.


Rossiter, Stuart and Proud, Edward B. (editor)

Publisher: Proud Bailey, nd [circa 1983]

Hardback, illustrated, 111 pages, spine slightly sunned, some shelf-wear to the covers, in Good condition.


Morenweiser, K.

Section 2, Chapter 5: United Kingdom Postal Censorship Forms and Memoranda
Publisher: The Civil Censorship Study Group, 1998

Second (revised) edition, large paperback, illustrated, 111 pages, in Very Good condition.


By Members of the Staff Past and Present
Publisher: printed for private circulation by Harrison & Sons, 1919

Large format paperback (pictorial card covers), 69 pages, illustrated, covers rubbed, corners of covers and pages creased, short tear to front cover, small marks to edges, pages generally clean, a fairly Good reading copy.


Daynes, J.A.

A priced list of censor marks and labels used by British Empire and Allied Forces in Exile
Publisher: The Forces Postal History Society, 1984

Large paperback, comb-bound, illustrated, 117 pages + 1986 Supplement, very slight corner-crease to front cover, in Good condition.


Kessler, F.W. and Matthews, Thomas A.

Publisher: Aerogram Catalogue Publishing Co., New York, 1961

Looseleaf in three binders, illustrated, hundreds of pages (unpaginated), mild wear else in Very Good condition.


Wolter, Karl Kurt

Geschichte, Typen der Stempel und Briefverschlüsse mit ihre Bewertung, Band I Vorzeit, Frühzeit und Neuzeit (bis 1939) & Band II Neuzeit (1939-1965)
Publisher: Georg Amm, München, 1965-66

Two large hardbacks, dustwrappers, illustrated, iv + 147 + v + 157 pages + xxvii plates, text in German, with Preface in French & English, one or two short tears to the dustwrappers, else in Very Good condition.


Van der Walt, Andries

A Study of the Development of the Postal History of Mafeking from 1881 to 1910
Publisher: Postmark and Postal History Society of Southern Africa, 1986

Large format (A4) paperback, 36 pages, illustrated, some foxing and small marks to the covers, pages slightly toned, crease to rear cover and bend to pages, an acceptable reading copy only.