Philatelic Literature Specialists

Military history

Non-philatelic books

Collecting British Army Postcards
White, Geoff

Collecting British Army Postcards

An Essential Guide and Reference Book for Collectors of Military Postcards
Publisher: privately published, Somerset, 2005

Second edition, paperback, spiralbound, 280 pages, illustrated, in Very Good condition.


Proud, Edward B.

The story of S.M.S. Emden and its crew
Publisher: Idea Generation, London, 2003

First edition, hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, 252 pages, in Very Good condition.


Publisher: J.B. Hayward & Son, Suffolk, 1990

Two large hardback volumes, dustwrappers, 243 + 146 pages, slight shelf-wear to the dustwrappers else in Very Good condition.


Leslie, H.W.

Being an Account of the Operations of the Ships of the Royal Mail Steam Packet Co., 1914-1919
Publisher: Heinemann, London, 1920

First edition, hardback, original blue cloth gilt, 207 pages + plates, tiny hint of spine-lean, foxing to page-edges and a little scattered foxing to pages, minor cracking to rear inner-hinge, a Good reading copy.


De la Brugere [pseudonym of Arthème Fayard]

Publisher: Arthème Fayard, Paris, nd [1873]

Hardback, original green cloth gilt, illustrated, 403 pages, text in French, some wear to spine and covers, front inner-hinge cracked, index-page coming loose, a rather worn copy but contents sound. In Fair condition.



Types – Physiognomies – Characters
Publisher: Buckingham & Co., London, 1873

English edition, large hardback, original green cloth gilt, all page-edges gilt, unpaginated, 40 hand-coloured plates, spine and corners rubbed, head and foot of spine scuffed with slight loss, slight crack to front inner-hinge, repaired tear to title-page, some toning and occasional blemishes to margins, in Fair to Good condition.


Myatt, Major Frederick

An Account of the Ashanti War of 1900
Publisher: William Kimber, London, 1966

First edition, hardback, dustwrapper, 192 pages, illustrated with 3 maps, short tear to dustwrapper, minor wear else in Very Good condition. A nice copy.