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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

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

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

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

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

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

Cockrill, Philip

Trans-Pacific, Central & South American Routes
Publisher: Philip Cockrill, circa 1988

Paperback, 88 pages, illustrated, in Very Good condition.

£10.00

Bomar, William J.

Publisher: privately published, Tampa, 1996

Second edition, paperback, looseleaf pages with brass fasteners, illustrated, 278 pages, mild shelf-wear, pages fine, in Very Good condition.

£20.00

Winter, Richard F.

Volume 2
Publisher: American Philatelic Society, 2009

Large hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, xxvi + 574 pages + cd-rom in pocket at end, mild dusty marks/foxing to upper page-edges, slight hint of warping (outward bend) to the covers, in Good condition.

£75.00

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

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

First edition, hardback, original blue cloth gilt, xii + 412 pages, illustrated, mild signs of use else in Very Good condition.

£75.00

Wilson, Geoffrey

Publisher: Phillimore, London, 1976

Hardback, dustwrapper, xvi + 252 pages + plates, in Very Good condition.

£15.00

Ellington, Jesse T. and Zwisler, Perry F.

1904-1967
Publisher: privately published, USA, 1967

Hardback, illustrated, 245 pages, in Very Good condition.

£70.00

Entwistle, Charles R.

Transatlantic & Beyond
Publisher: Chavril Press, nd

Paperback, 24 pages, very slight marks to the covers, very slightly rusty staples, pages fine, in Good condition.

£6.00

Hosking, Roger

Publisher: The TPO & Seapost Society, 2002

Large format (A4) paperback, illustrated, 54 pages, some very slight marks to the front cover else in Very Good condition.

£12.00

Publisher: National Philatelic Museum, Philadelphia, 1950

Paperback, 112 pages, covers a little rubbed, page-edges slightly toned, in Good condition.

£6.50

["Høgensborg"]

The “Høgensborg” Collection (part II)
Publisher: Heinrich Köhler, Wiesbaden, 2019

Auction catalogue, hardback, 84 pages, illustrated, text in English, tiny knock to top of spine else in Very Good condition.

£10.00

Patton, Donald S.

1844-1882
Publisher: Robson Lowe, London, nd [circa 1960s]

Paperback, illustrated, 28 pages, mild sunning and foxing to the covers, pages clean, in Good condition.

£12.50

Feldman, Hugh V.

(Star Routes 1824-1875)
Publisher: The Collectors Club of Chicago, 2008

Large hardback, dustwrapper, x + 396 pages, illustrated, ex-National Philatelic Society Library with small library stamps to preliminary pages, else in Very Good condition.

£45.00