Philatelic Literature Specialists

Postmarks

Great Britain

The Postal History of British Air Mails
Proud, Edward B.

The Postal History of British Air Mails

Publisher: Proud-Bailey Co. Ltd., 1991

Hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, 576 pages, shelf-wear to the dustwrapper, slight toning to the page-edges, small signs of use, in Good condition.

£48.00

Mackay, James A.

1894-1963
Publisher: privately published, Dumfries, 1983

Large format (A4) paperback, 53 pages + 23 illustrations, a few small marks to the front cover, minor signs of foxing to top page-edges, internally clean, in Good condition.

£8.50

Kennedy, Alistair and Crabb, George

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

Willcocks, R.M. and Jay, B.

Publisher: R.M. Willcocks, 1988

Hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, vi + 146 pages, dustwrapper rubbed at edges, previous owner’s name at front, in Good condition.

£20.00

Alcock, R.C. and Holland, F.C.

A Short History and Guide
Publisher: R. C. Alcock, Cheltenham, 1960

First edition, second impression, hardback (thick card covers), illustrated, 299 pages + publisher’s adverts, a little foxing to the page-edges and endpapers, in Good condition.

£12.00

Snelson, Ken

Usage & Listing
Publisher: privately published by the author, 2007

Large paperback, spiral-bound, illustrated, vi + 178 pages, in Very Good condition.

£35.00

Whitney, Dr. J.T.

Publisher: BPH Publications, 1981

Fourth edition, hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, 312 pages, dustwrapper slightly rubbed at edges and with a tiny tear, some foxing and toning to the page-edges, internally clean, in Good condition.

£9.50

Mackay, James A.

Publisher: privately published by the author, Dumfries, 1979

Large (A4) paperback, 40 pages + illustrations, covers quite foxed/marked, pages clean, in Good condition.

£10.00

Mackay, James A.

Publisher: privately published, 1978

Second edition, large format (A4) paperback, illustrated, 22 pages, marks to the covers, pages clean, in Good condition.

£7.50

Mackay, James A.

Publisher: privately published, 1978

Large format (A4) paperback, 72 pages + vi illustrations, covers a little sunned, a few spots of foxing, in Good condition.

£8.00

Mackay, James A.

Publisher: privately published, Dumfries, 1985

Large (A4) paperback, 63 pages + xxxi plates, a few tiny marks to the covers, tiny nick to edge of rear, in Good condition.

£8.50

Mackay, James A.

Publisher: privately publiahed by the author, Dumfries, 1986

Large (A4) paperback, illustrated, 466 pages, in Very Good condition.

£15.00

Alcock, R.C. and Holland, F.C.

Part II
Publisher: R.C. Alcock, Cheltenham, 1955

Paperback, 62 pages, illustrated, corner-crease to rear cover, slightly rusty staples, in Good condition.

£10.00

Alcock, R.C. and Holland, F.C.

Being a Survey of British Postmarks from 1660 to 1940
Publisher: R. C. Alcock Ltd., Cheltenham, 1940

Hardback, rebound in dark blue cloth with gilt title to spine and new endpapers, illustrated, 579 pages + publisher’s advertisements at end, slight toning to page-edges, a few tiny marks to top page-edges, a few spots of foxing to last few pages of publisher’s adverts, in Good condition.

£85.00

Wilson, Frank J.

A Guide and Catalogue
Publisher: Railway Philatelic Group, 1991

Paperback, 84 pages, signed by the author, covers slightly rubbed at corners else in Very Good condition.

£8.00

Morgan, Glenn H.

from Royal Residences, Households and Offices of Great Britain past, present and temporary
Publisher: British Philatelic Trust, 1992

Large (A4) paperback, illustrated, vi + 214 pages, in Very Good+ condition.

£35.00

Stephens, P.M. and Erskine, R.S.

1840-1860
Publisher: privately published, 1994

Large format paperback, comb-bound, illustrated, circa 200 pages, in Very Good condition.

£26.00

Mackay, James A.

Publisher: privately published, Dumfries, 1982

Large (A4) paperback, illustrated, 232 pages, a little foxing to the upper page-edges else in Very Good condition.

£25.00

Arundel, Richard and Taylor, Russell with Hughes, Howard

A Comprehensive Study of the Distinctive Cancels Used in Edinburgh 1863-1874
Publisher: GBPS, 2012

Second (revised) edition, paperback, illustrated, ii + 45 pages, slightest shelf-wear else in Very Good condition.

£12.50

Danzig, Robert and Goldsmith, David

Illustrated Guide and Catalogue
Publisher: Philatelic Imprint, London, 1991

Hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, 168 pages, tiny tear to the dustwrapper, foxing to the page-edges and a little to the title-page, a Good reading copy.

£45.00

Ong, Henry and Thompson, Maggie and Jackson, Mike

A Display to Mark the Centenary of Postage Meter Franking 1922-2022 given to the Royal Philatelic Society London
Publisher: privately published, 2022

Paperback, 16 pages, illustrated, in Very Good condition.

£7.50

Willcocks, R.M. and Jay, B.

Publisher: R.M. Willcocks, 1978

First edition, hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, vi + 90 pages, ex-Derby Philatelic Society with small ink-stamps to the dustwrapper and title-page, dustwrapper spine slightly sunned,, dustwrapper price-clipped and with a tear, in Good condition.

£10.00

Willcocks, R.M. and Jay, B.

Publisher: R.M. Willcocks, 1981

First edition, hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, vi + 114 pages, ex-Derby Philatelic Society with small ink-stamps to the dustwrapper and title-page, slight spine-lean, a Good working copy.

£10.00

Mackay, James A.

Publisher: privately published, Dumfries, 1978

Large (A4) paperback, 30 pages + 3 plates, short tear to top-edge of front cover, in Good condition.

£10.00

Mackay, James A.

Publisher: privately published, Dumfries, 1979

Large (A4) paperback, 64 pages + 13 plates, few tiny marks to the covers else in Very Good condition.

£10.00

Mackay, James A.

Publisher: privately published, Dumfries, 1980

Large (A4) paperback, 64 pages + 10 plates, some small marks to the front cover, pages fine, in Good condition.

£7.50

Sedgewick, William A. and Ward, Ronald

Publisher: Yorkshire Postal History Society, 1975

No. 18 of a limited edition of 300 copies, paperback, [viii] + 139 pages + 28 plates, slight dusty marks/foxing to the page-edges, internally clean, in Good condition.

£8.50

Boyes, Dennis and Clarkson, Herbert

Postal History Notes to 1900
Publisher: Yorkshire Postal History Society, 1980

No. 135 of a limited edition of 300 copies, paperback, [ii] + 109 pages, illustrated, spine sunned, paper covering of spine slightly chipped at foot, upper page-edges a little dusty, in Good condition.

£7.50

Ward, Ronald and Sedgewick, William A.

Publisher: Yorkshire Postal History Society, 1979

No. 207 of a limited edition of 250 copies, paperback, [iii] + 67 pages + 5 plates + map, slight dusty to the top page-edges, internally clean, in Good condition.

£7.50

Lewis, Eric and Sedgewick, William A. and Ward, Ronald

Publisher: Yorkshire Postal History Society, 1979

No. 60 of a limited edition of 250 copies, paperback, [ii] + 83 pages + 7 plates + map, tiny corner-crease, some dusty marks and foxing to the page-edges, internally clean, in Good condition.

£7.50