Philatelic Literature Specialists

The Americas

Mail by Rail
Long, Bryant A. and Dennis, William J.

Mail by Rail

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.

£14.50

Henney, G.

with notes on the other armed forces
Publisher: Philatelic Society of Fiji, Suva, 1979

First edition, large format (A4) paperback, illustrated, 31 pages, front cover sunned, some foxing and creasing, a Good reading copy.

£6.50

[Moorhouse, Brian]

The Brian Moorhouse Estate (part IV)
Publisher: Corinphila, Zurich, 2021

Auction catalogue, paperback, illustrated, 132 pages, text in English, with a print-out of the prices realised, in Very Good condition.

£10.00

[Moorhouse, Brian]

The Brian Moorhouse Estate (part I)
Publisher: Corinphila, Zurich, 2019

Auction catalogue, hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, 224 pages, with a print-out of the prices realised, text in English, in Very Good condition.

£20.00

Patton, Donald Scott

Volume I New York State
Publisher: Robson Lowe Ltd., London, 1967

Hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, xvi + 350 pages, a few short tears and dusty marks to the dustwrapper, minor dusty marks to upper page-edges, in Good condition.

£28.00

[Hackmey, Joseph]

The Joseph Hackmey Collection (part II)
Publisher: Corinphila, Zurich, 2019

Auction catalogue, hardback, dustwrapper, 96 pages, text in English, slight crease and short tear to dustwrapper, in Good condition.

£12.00

Howat, The Rev. J.N.T.

Publisher: The British Philatelic Trust, 1989

Hardback, xiv + 146 pages, presented by the author to the Post Office archives, with library label to spine and a few small library marks to first few pages, signed by the author, in Good condition.

£8.50

[Kempster, Robert]

featuring the Robert Kempster Collection
Publisher: Harmers, London, 1989

Auction catalogue, paperback, 41 pages + 33 b/w photo-plates, with the prices realised, spine a little sunned, in Good condition.

£9.50

Hale, Joseph M.

Publisher: J.M. Hale & Everett Wallster, Boston, Mass., 1934

First edition, paperback, illustrated, 96 pages, some toning to the covers, signed by the author, in Good condition.

£10.00

Moll, Herbert H.

Publisher: American Air Mail Society, NY, 2000

Paperback, illustrated, 86 pages, in Very Good condition.

£14.50

Beith, Richard

Publisher: privately published, Chester, 1993

Large format (A4) paperback, illustrated, viii + 56 pages, some slight shelf-wear to the covers, spine a little rubbed, mild creasing, pages fine, in Good condition.

£15.00

["Dubois"]

The “Dubois” Collection (part I)
Publisher: Corinphila, Zurich, 2021

Auction catalogue, hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, 220 pages, with the prices realised, text in English, slightest crease and small dents to dustwrapper and to edge of front cover caused in transit else in Very Good condition.

£24.00

Harradine, Peter W.A.

Publisher: McFarland & Co., 1987

First edition, hardback, illustrated, xv + 387 pages + plates, ex-National Philatelic Society Library with two small stamps to front endpapers, tiny tear to top of spine, slight shelf-wear, pages fine, signed by the author, in Good condition.

£40.00

Sáenz, Dr. Carlos Mata and Cohen, Alex and Fossum, Earl G.

Publisher: Society of Costa Rica Collectors, Texas, 1978

Second edition, paperback, illustrated, vii + 104 pages, bilingual text in Spanish & English, with separate 1987 booklet of Additions & Corrections, 13 pages, covers quite sunned/toned, tiny mark to front cover, slight chip to top of spine, pages fine, in Good condition.

£12.50

Bousquet, Augusto Victor

(Argentina-Chile) 1919-1930
Publisher: Centro Filatelico Buenos Aires, 1985

Paperback, illustrated, 104 pages, text in Spanish, spine and covers slightly sunned, pages a little toned, in Good condition.

£25.00

Bousquet, Augusto Víctor

Publisher: Sociedad Argentina de Aerofilatelia, Buenos Aires, 1992

Paperback, illustrated, 423 pages, text in Spanish, slight spine-lean, page-edges a little toned, minor signs of use, in Good condition.

£35.00

Spafford, Major Ronnie

Publisher: Philatelic Magazine, London, 1983

Supplement to The Philatelic Magazine, paperback, illustrated, 24 pages, bottom corner slightly rubbed/creased, in Good condition.

£7.00

[Santos, Everaldo]

The Everaldo Santos Collection
Publisher: Corinphila, Zurich, 2021

Auction catalogue, hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, 180 pages, with a print-out of the prices realised, text in English, in Very Good condition.

£24.00

[Hackmey, Joseph]

The Joseph Hackmey Collection (part I)
Publisher: Corinphila, Zurich, 2019

Auction catalogue, hardback, dustwrapper, 112 pages, with the prices realised, text in English, in Very Good condition.

£20.00

Smith, William

1639-1870
Publisher: Cambridge University Press, 1920

First edition, hardback, original green cloth gilt, dustwrapper, ix + 356 pages + 3 plates, dustwrapper in Poor condition with toning, creasing and tears with some loss, obvious spine-lean to the binding, toning and foxing to page-edges, a Fair to Good reading copy only.

£40.00

Nathan, M.C. and Boggs, W.S.

Publisher: The Collectors Club, New York, 1962

Hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, 108 pages, dustwrapper creased and with a few very short tears, in Good condition.

£20.00

Morris, Reg and Payne, Robert J. and Holmes, Timothy B.

The Postal Markings of the Columbia Postal Supply Company of Silver Creek, New York, used in the United Kingdom
Publisher: The Machine Cancel Society, USA, 2001

Large paperback, vi + 351 pages, illustrated, a little sunning to the front cover, minor corner-creases, in Good condition.

£30.00

["Dubois"]

The “Dubois” Collection (part II)
Publisher: Corinphila, Zurich, 2021

Auction catalogue, hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, 252 pages, with a print-out of the prices realised, text in English, in Very Good condition.

£25.00

Staff, Frank

Publisher: Adlard Coles Ltd., 1956

First edition, hardback, original blue cloth binding, dustwrapper, illustrated, 191 pages, tears to the dustwrapper with some loss, a little foxing to endpapers and page-edges, signed by the author, in Good condition.

£30.00

Slawson, George C. and Bingham, Arthur and Sprague, W. Drenan

Publisher: Collectors Club, New York, 1969

First edition, hardback, xi + 308 pages, illustrated, in Good condition.

£40.00

Cockrill, Philip

Transatlantic Routes
Publisher: Philip Cockrill, nd [circa 1987]

Paperback, 84 pages, illustrated, binding slightly askew, slight shelf-wear to the covers, small scuff to front cover, pages fine, in Good condition.

£8.50