Philatelic Literature Specialists


Great Britain

Great Britain & Ireland Travelling Post Office Postmarks
Wilson, Frank J.

Great Britain & Ireland Travelling Post Office Postmarks

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.


Jackson, H.T.

Part 1 General History
Publisher: The Railway Philatelic Group, 1970

Second edition, paperback (card covers), illustrated, 58 pages, slight rust to the staples, in Good condition.


Bayliss, Derek A.

Publisher: Turntable Publications, Sheffield, 1978

Hardback, dustwrapper, 96 pages + plates, price-clipped dustwrapper a little rubbed, a few small marks to rear panel of dustwrapper, child’s gift inscription to front endpaper, in Good condition.


West, Vincent

Publisher: Royal Philatelic Society London, 2019

Paperback, pictorial card covers, xii + 99 pages, very slight creasing to the front cover else in Very Good condition.


Gwynn, Robin and Hoggarth, Norman

Publisher: The Stuart Rossiter Trust Fund, 2010

Large hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, iii + 322 pages, in Very Good+ condition.


Ewen, H. L'Estrange

Describing all Varieties issued by the Railway Companies of Great Britain and Ireland under the authority of the Postmaster-General
Publisher: Ewen's Colonial Stamp Market, London, 1901

First edition, hardback, original half-leather gilt binding, top-edges gilt, illustrated, vii + 430 pages, original leather corners rubbed with some loss, front board and front free-endpaper detached, missing the backstrip (spine-covering), minor dusty marks to first and last few leaves else contents clean, in need of rebinding but a Good working copy.


Long, Bryant A. and Dennis, William J.

The Story of the Postal Transportation Service
Publisher: Simmons-Boardman, New York, 1951

First edition, hardback, original brown cloth, dustwrapper, xii + 414 pages + plates, dustwrapper torn in several places with some loss, some dusty marks to page-edges, signed dedication to the original owner from the author, in Good condition.


Goodbody, A.M.

Publisher: The Railway Philatelic Group, 1983

Paperback, illustrated, 32 pages, covers partially sunned, signed dedication from the author to the previous owner (Michael Goodman) inside front cover, some small handwritten corrections to a few pages, in Good condition.


Publisher: General Post Office, London, 1931

Paperback, 8 pages, rusty staples, Post Office Stores ink-stamp to front cover, few ink annotations to pages, in 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.


Alsop, John

Publisher: privately published, 1987

Large format (A4) paperback, 400 pages, illustrated, slight shelfwear and tiny corner-creases to the covers, pages fine, in Good condition.


Baldwin, N.C.

Publisher: Francis J. Field, Sutton Coldfield, 1966

Paperback, illustrated, 20 pages, slight creasing to front cover, in Good condition.


[Wilson, Harold]

of British and Australian – Airmail, Railway and Local Postal History
Publisher: Cavendish, Derby, 2005

Auction catalogue, paperback, illustrated, 96 pages, with the prices realised, in Very Good condition.


Silvester, Reginald

Part 2
Publisher: Picton Publishing, 1981

First edition, paperback, pictorial card covers, 100 pages, illustrated, in Fine condition.