Philatelic Literature Specialists

USA

The Americas

United States Postage Stamps of 1869
Rose, Jon

United States Postage Stamps of 1869

Publisher: Linn's Stamp News, USA, 1996

Large format paperback, viii + 191 pages, illustrated, Ex-National Philatelic Society Library with label to spine and a couple of small library stamps to the rear of the title-page, minor signs of use to the covers, pages fine, in Good condition.

£11.50

Petschel, H.K.

A History of U.S. Postal Counterfeits
Publisher: American Philatelic Society, 1997

Paperback, illustrated, v + 266 pages + colour plates, ex-Leeds Philatelic Society Library with label to spine, library bookplate inside front cover and library marks inside covers and to title-page and final page, short (1cm) tear to front cover at top of spine, covers a little corner-creased/rubbed, pages fine, a Good reading copy.

£8.50

Thomas, Don

A Pictorial Review of Colonel Lindbergh’s Association with TAT, TWA and PAA as Technical Advisor
Publisher: privately published, Florida, 1988

First edition, large paperback (pictorial card covers), illustrated, 40 pages, top and foot of spine bumped with consequent corner-creases, in Good condition.

£10.00

Goodkind, Henry M.

Publisher: The Collectors Club, New York, 1958

Paperback, illustrated, 64 pages, some shelf-wear, one or two small marks to the covers, spine a little rubbed, corners slightly creased, a Good reading copy.

£16.00

Stanley Gibbons, Ltd., Priced Catalogue Part III
Publisher: Stanley Gibbons Ltd., London, 1899

Twelfth edition, hardback, illustrated, xxxvi + 122 pages + publisher’s adverts, covers quite soiled, spine toned, dusty marks and foxing to upper page-edges and to the endpapers, short tear to edge of title-page, contents clean, in Good condition.

£36.00

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

Glines, Carroll V.

Publisher: Tab/Aero, USA, 1990

First edition, paperback, illustrated, x + 165 pages, a little spotting to the front cover else in Very Good condition.

£4.00

Staff, Frank

Publisher: Adlard Coles Ltd., 1956

First edition, hardback, original blue cloth binding, dustwrapper, illustrated, 191 pages, dustwrapper in Poor condition with tears and loss, slight hint of spine-lean, pages fine, a Good reading copy.

£30.00

Beachboard, John H. (editor)

Publisher: United Postal Stationery Society, 1995

United Postal Stationery Society 50th Anniversary edition, hardback, illustrated, lvi + 366 pages, minor tiny marks else in Very Good condition.

£11.50

“Who’s Who” in the Stamp World
Publisher: H.L. Lindquist, New York, 1938

Second edition, hardback, 434 pages, illustrated, ex-Canadian Postal Museum with library bookplate inside front cover and library pocket at back, some dusty marks and slight mottling to the cover, pages fine, in Good condition.

£20.00

Zwisler, Perry F.

Volume 2 1968-1972
Publisher: American Air Mail Society, USA, 1973

Hardback, illustrated, 168 pages, slight warping (bend) to the covers and twist to the binding, a Good working copy.

£20.00

Helbock, Richard W.

Publisher: La Posta, Oregon, 1987

Paperback, [v] + 272 pages, illustrated, ex-Canada National Archives & RPSL Library with library label to spine and bookplates at front, covers a little rubbed, in Good condition.

£8.50

Gamett, James and Paher, Stanley W.

An Illustrated History
Publisher: Nevada Publications, Las Vegas, 1983

Hardback, dustwrapper, 176 pages, illustrated, a few short tears to the dustwrapper, in Good condition.

£9.50

Bergier, Joseph

Marques Occasionnelles Manuscrites
Publisher: L'Union Marcophile, Paris, 1989

Paperback, illustrated, 55 pages, text in French, some signs of use, in Good condition.

£9.50

Tristant, Henri

1840-1868
Publisher: L'Union Marcophile, Paris, 1984

Paperback, illustrated, 52 pages, text in French, in Very Good condition.

£10.00

Johnson, Robert and Lovejoy, Geoff

Publisher: Stuart Rossiter Trust Fund, 2005

Large format (A4) paperback, illustrated, 120 pages, in Very Good condition.

£11.00

Luff, John N. and Clark, Hugh M.

Part One – Postmasters’ Provisionals
Publisher: Scott Stamp & Coin Co., N.Y., 1937

Second (revised) edition, large hardback, original grey cloth gilt, frontispiece portrait of the author, 75 pages + 15 loose plates in pocket at end, small paper label to front cover, minor age-wear else in Very Good condition.

£30.00

Publisher: Marken- & Ganzsachenhaus Co. and J.M. Bartels Co., New York, 1921

Auction catalogue, paperback, 68 pages + 40 plates, text in English, slight crease to front cover, a few tiny blemishes to the covers, slight creasing to page edges of the first few plates, in Good condition.

£95.00

Undersander, Dan

Publisher: United Postal Stationery Society, 2003

Hardback, xxv + 367 pages + CD in pocket at end, illustrated, ex-Royal Philatelic Society London Library with library bookplate to front endpaper and two embossed stamps to first few pages else in Very Good condition.

£25.00

Bussey, Lewis E.

Publisher: United Postal Stationery Society, 2010

65th Anniversary edition, hardback, xxxviii + 248 pages, illustrated, ex-Royal Philatelic Society London Library with library bookplate to front endpaper and embossed stamp to title-page, tiny knock to top corner of front cover and slightly creasing page corners, tiny dent to top edge of front cover, in Good condition.

£27.00

Undersander, Dan

Publisher: United Postal Stationery Society, 2011

Third edition, hardback, v + 390 pages, illustrated, ex-Royal Philatelic Society London Library with library bookplate to front endpaper and embossed stamp to title-page else in Very Good condition.

£30.00

Jones, A.D.

A Chronology of the Early United States Government Air Mail, March-December 1918
Publisher: American Air Mail Society, New York, 1993

Large format paperback, illustrated, 128 pages, tiny corner-creases else in Very Good condition.

£12.50

Meyer, Henry A. and Harris, Frederic R. et al

Its Stamps and Postal History
Publisher: The Philatelic Foundation, New York, 1948

First edition, paperback, original grey card covers, xii + 412 pages, illustrated, ex-Canadian Postal Museum library with library label to spine, bookplate inside front cover and library pocket inside rear cover, some wear and sunning to the spine, in Good condition.

£45.00

Brannon, Peter A.

and a story of the Thomas Welsh Provisional Stamped Envelope together with the activities of the Montgomery Postoffice in the Confederate period
Publisher: privately published, Montgomery, Alabama, 1960

Hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, xi + 166 pages, foxing and marks to the dustwrapper, slight cracking to binding, a Good reading copy only.

£12.50

Pratt, Thomas H.

Publisher: Dietz Printing Company, Richmond, Virginia, 1929

Paperback, illustrated, 43 pages, ex-American Stamp Club of GB with library label to front cover and library marks to rear of title-page and rear cover, spine slightly rubbed, some corner-creases, a Good reading copy.

£12.00

Kohl, Paul

Publisher: Paul Kohl, Chemnitz, 1911

Small paperback, original blue paper covers, illustrated, 40 pages, text in German, a few small marks to the covers, slight corner-creasing, a few pencil marks to pages, two short tears to edge of one page, in Good condition.

£24.00

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.

£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