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.


Proud, Edward B.

Publisher: Proud Publications, 2010

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


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.


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.


[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.


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.


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.


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.


Benians, F.W.

Publisher: National Philatelic Society, London, 1978

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


Blau, Fred F. and Deighton, Cyril [Len]

Ein Philatelistisches Handbuch
Publisher: Sieger-Verlag, 1991

Hardback, [viii] + 144 + [viii] + 72 pages, illustrated, text in German, ex-National Philatelic Society Library with small library marks to verso of title-page, minor signs of age else in Very Good condition.


Smith, Peter A.S.

Publisher: Mobile Post Office Society, 1983

Paperback, illustrated, ii + 65 pages, some slight corner-creases, tiny scuff to rear cover, page-edges very slightly toned, internally clean, in Good condition.


Wagner, Ryszard

Middle East and Italy 1940-1948
Publisher: Caldra House, London, 1992

Large hardback, dustwrapper, vii + 355 pages, illustrated, a few slight marks and minor creases to the dustwrapper, binding very slightly shaken, pages a little toned, in Good condition.


["Nile"] & [Shaida, Hassan]

plus Middle East & Persia including The Hassan Shaida Collection of Persian Postmarks
Publisher: David Feldman, Geneva, 2005

Auction catalogue, paperback, illustrated, 103 + 149 pages, text in English, covers very slightly rubbed at edges else in Very Good condition.


Vol. V No. 11/12-Vol. XIII No. 1/2 (Whole series Nos. 59/60-141/142
Publisher: Egypt Study Circle, Oct 1962-June 1987

Paperbacks, occasional spots of foxing, mild signs of use, else in Very Good condition.


Nos. 1-6, 31 & 42
Publisher: Egypt Study Circle, 1938-39, 1949 & 1954

Paperbacks, with tipped-in illustrations, covers sunned and torn at edges, pages fine, in Good condition.


Journal of the Philatelic Society of Egypt
Publisher: Philatelic Society of Egypt, Cairo, 1962-1979

Nos. 107 (July 1962) to 130 (Nov 1978/Feb 1979) complete, 24 issues, text in French, English & Arabic, some slight foxing, in Good condition.


Fikry, Samir Amin

Publisher: The Royal Philatelic Society, London, 1996

Large hardback, dustwrapper, xvi + 158 pages, dustwrapper slightly creased and with a couple of tiny tears at top of spine, ex libris National Philatelic Society with small library stamps to verso of title-page else in Very Good condition.


[Böehringer, Theodor] and [Wilson, Richard S.]

Publisher: Spink, London, 2008

Auction catalogue, paperback, illustrated, 194 pages, text in English, in Very Good condition.


Dacos, Themis

Publisher: Collectio, Athens, 1994

Hardback, illustrated, xxiv + 93 pages, bilingual text in Greek and English, few dusty marks and slight signs of use, in Good condition.


Publisher: Robson Lowe, Basel, 1972-73

Eighteen auction catalogues bound in three volumes, privately bound in blue cloth gilt, with the prices realised at the front of each catalogue, small tape marks to prices realised and front pages of each catalogue, in Good condition.


[Burrus, Maurice]

Publisher: Robson Lowe, London, 1962

Auction catalogue, paperback, illustrated in black & white, 60 pages, with a photocopy of the prices realised, in Very Good condition.