Philatelic Literature Specialists

Middle East and Levant

Admiralty Mediterranean Steam Packets 1830 to 1857
Tabeart, Colin

Admiralty Mediterranean Steam Packets 1830 to 1857

Publisher: James Bendon, Limassol, 2002

First edition, hardback, plain blue cloth binding (no gilt lettering), illustrated, xvi + 278 pages, signed by the author to title-page, in Very Good condition.

£50.00

Collins, Norman J. and Alexander, Zvi and Gladstone, Norman

Publisher: The Holyland Philatelic Society, 1990

Large (A4) paperback, comb-bound, [ii] + iv + 126 pages, illustrated,  slight wear, in Good condition.

£15.00

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

[Plantinga, Max]

Publisher: Christoph Gärtner, Bietigheim-Bissingen, 2011

Auction catalogue, hardback, 172 pages, illustrated, text in English, with the prices realised, very slight hint of spine-lean, a few very slight dents to edges of the covers, else in Very Good condition.

£25.00

Higlett, G.A.

Random Notes
Publisher: Harris Publications Ltd., London, 1926

“Philatelic Magazine” Handbook No. 11., paperback, 16 pages, illustrated, covers slightly rubbed and toned, rusty staples, short tears to covers along spine with small amount of loss, in fairly Good condition.

£13.50

Drechsel, Edwin

Publisher: Christie's Robson Lowe, London, 1984

First edition, oblong format, paperback, 60 pages, corners of covers a little rubbed, some marks to the covers, pages clean, in Good condition.

£11.50

Proud, Edward B.

Africa
Publisher: Proud Publications, 2010

Hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, 1032 pages, binding a little weakened else in Very Good condition.

£80.00

Alexander, Zvi

The Alexander Collection
Publisher: OPAL & Holyland Philatelic Society, 2000

Paperback (pictorial card covers), illustrated, [vii] + 120 pages, bilingual text in English & Turkish, some small marks to the front cover, foot of spine slightly bumped, in Good condition.

£13.50

Nuhoğlu, Dr. Hidayet Yavuz and Mert, Talip

Katalogu
Publisher: IRCICA, Istanbul, 1990

Paperback, xvi + 364 pages, illustrated, text in Turkish, some slight dusty marks, slight shelf-wear, in Good condition.

£12.00

Tchilinghirian, S.D. and Stephen, W.S.E.

Part Two: The Black Sea & Aegean Ports, Syria, Palestine, Egypt, Crete, Ship Mail in the Levant
Publisher: The British Society of Russian Philately, 1958

Paperback (card covers), illustrated, 96 pages + map, spine toned, some marks to the covers, title-page and fore-edges quite thumbed, a Good working copy.

£35.00

Robertson, William C.

Publisher: privately published, Edinburgh, 1990

Paperback, comb-bound, illustrated, 53 pages, in Very Good condition.

£16.00

Zimmerman, David A.

Handstamps, Other Markings, and Tapes
Publisher: Civil Censorship Study Group, 1980

Paperback, comb-bound, illustrated, 50 + xxxv pages, some dusty marks and foxing to the page-edges, in Good condition.

£15.00

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

Proud, Edward B.

Asia and Australasia
Publisher: Proud Publications, 2009

Hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, 896 pages, tear and some creasing to the dustwrapper, small signs of use, in Good condition.

£75.00

Tristant, Henri

1837-1851
Publisher: privately published by the author, 1987

Paperback, illustrated, 175 pages, text in French, signed by the author, a few minor signs of use else in Very Good condition.

£40.00

Pearson, Patrick C. and Proud, Edward B.

Publisher: Proud Bailey, 1996

Hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, 262 pages, very slight bend to the front cover, minor dusty marks to top page-edges, internally clean, in Good condition.

£20.00

Coles, John H. and Walker, Howard E.

The Lost Territories in Europe
Publisher: Christie's-Robson Lowe, London, 1984

First edition, hardback, dustwrapper, xi + 103 pages, plus separate paperback Addendum, Corrigendum and Index, 28 pages, dustwrapper rubbed and with a short tear, some dusty marks to upper page-edges, internally clean, in Good condition.

£28.00

[Byam, Dr. William]

Publisher: Robson Lowe, London, 1961

Auction catalogue, paperback, 126 pages, illustrated, with the pre-sale brochure and the list of prices realised, some dusty marks/foxing to top page-edges, in Good condition.

£15.00

McDonald, William T.

Publisher: privately published, USA, nd [circa 1990]

Large format paperback, comb-bound, [ii] + xiii + 253 pages, illustrated, text in English, some small marks to the covers, slight dusty marks and mild foxing to page-edges and last page, in Good condition.

£30.00

Kaczmarczyk, Alexander and Unwin, Rodney

Publisher: James Bendon Ltd., Limassol, 2002

First edition, large format hardback, original green cloth gilt, 112 pages, illustrated, signed by Rod Unwin to title-page, minor signs of use else in Very Good condition.

£45.00

Volume 2 Egypt
Publisher: Spink, London, 2011

Auction catalogue, paperback, illustrated, 76 pages, very slightly bumped at top of spine, small ink-stamp to first page, in Good condition.

£8.50

Souers, P. Clark

Stamps & Forgeries
Publisher: privately published, Pleasanton, USA, 2021

Paperback, illustrated, 86 pages, some tiny knocks to the spine/front cover else in Very Good condition.

£18.50

Baldus, Wolfgang

Publisher: privately published by the author, Munich, 2012

Paperback, colour illustrated, 88 pages, mild shelf-wear to the covers else in Very Good condition.

£24.00

Nicolaidès, N.S.

Description et Catalogue
Publisher: privately published, Paris, 1912

Paperback, re-bound in grey card covers with the original paper wrappers pasted on, [ii] + 44 pages, illustrated, text in French, title-page detached but still present, a Good reading copy.

£25.00

Stanley Gibbons Stamp Catalogue Part 19
Publisher: Stanley Gibbons Ltd, London, 2009

Seventh edition, large format (A4) paperback, illustrated, xiv + 416 pages, small knock to top of spine, some slight shelf-wear and slight signs of use, in Good condition.

£15.00

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

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

Postal History
Publisher: Corinphila, Zurich, 2019

Auction catalogue, paperback, 176 pages, illustrated, text in English, with the prices realised, some corner-creases to the covers, small signs of use, in Good condition.

£10.00

Speers, Fred W.

Publisher: Fritz Billig, N.Y., 1964

Billig’s Philatelic Handbook Volume 30.
Hardback, illustrated, 201 pages, some foxing to upper page-edges, a little mottling to the covers, in Good condition.

£20.00

The “Besançon” Collection
Publisher: Corinphila, Zurich, 2022

Auction catalogue, hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, 208 pages, text in English, with a print-out of the prices realised, slight rippling to upper and lower margins of pages else in Very Good condition.

£18.00