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We specialise in all aspects of philatelic literature on a full-time basis and hold extensive stocks of second-hand and selected new titles. Below is a selection of the newest items added to the site.

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

Barefoot, J.

Publisher: J. Barefoot Ltd., York, 1999

First edition, large format (A4) paperback, illustrated, 92 pages, minor shelf-wear/creasing to the covers, pages fine, in Good condition.

£11.50

Wood, Ron

Volumes One and Two 1691 to 1954
Publisher: privately published, Petersfield, 2006-07

Large format paperback, two volumes in one, xvii + 239 + iii  + 215 pages, illustrated, front cover torn with loss of a piece from the lower edge, tiny corner-creases to last few pages, in Good condition.

£75.00

Webb, Colonel F.W.

Publisher: The Postal History Society, 1968

Paperback, illustrated, 57 pages, slightly rusty staples, some small marks and some corner-creasing to the covers, in Good condition.

£11.50

Harris, Leo J. (editor)

Postal History and a Listing of Prephilatelic Postmarks
Publisher: The Collectors Club, New York, 1986

English language edition, paperback, illustrated, xiv + 142 pages, spine a little rubbed, heavy foxing to top page-edges and some minor foxing to the fore-edges, a few small corner-creases, a Good reading copy only.

£20.00

[Dillemann, Paul]

Publisher: Miro & Gilbert, Paris, 1937

Auction catalogue, paperback, illustrated, 92 pages + 27 black & white photo-plates, text in French, a few tiny marks to the front cover, small corner-creases to the front cover and to a few pages, very short tear to foot of spine, tiny nick to edge of first three plates, in Good condition.

£45.00

Kearsley, Bryan

King George V High Values
Publisher: Great Britain Philatelic Society, 2005

Large hardback, dustjacket, illustrated, vi + 278 pages + 8 colour plates, errata/corrigenda page loosely inserted, in Very Good condition.

£150.00

Slingsby, John

1918-1923
Publisher: The Stuart Rossiter Trust, 2004

Large format (A4) paperback, illustrated, xvi + 234 pages, a few tiny marks to the front cover, tiny corner-creases to the covers, in Good condition.

£30.00

Snelson, Ken

Usage & Listing
Publisher: privately published by the author, 2007

Large paperback, spiral-bound, illustrated, vi + 178 pages, in Very Good condition.

£35.00

Souers, P. Clark

Publisher: privately published, USA, 2023

Paperback, illustrated, 38 pages, in Very Good condition.

£15.00

[Schäfer Jr., Richard]

Die Sammlung Richard Schäfer Jr
Publisher: Corinphila, Zurich, 2023

Auction catalogue, paperback, 80 pages, illustrated, text in German, with a print-out of the prices realised, in Very Good condition.

£9.50

[Moorhouse, Brian]

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

Auction catalogue, hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, 240 pages, text in English, with the prices realised, corner of dustwrapper slightly rubbed  else in Very Good condition.

£20.00

[Moorhouse, Brian]

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

Auction catalogue, hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, 236 pages, text in English, with the prices realised, short tear to the rear panel of the dustwrapper else in Very Good condition.

£20.00

[Moorhouse, Brian]

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

Auction catalogue, paperback, illustrated, 132 pages, text in English, with the prices realised, in Very Good condition.

£10.00

[Blanc, Jack]

The Jack Blanc Collection
Publisher: Corinphila, Zurich, 2021

Auction catalogue, hardback, dustwrapper, 160 pages, illustrated, text in English, with the prices realised, very slight shelf-wear to the dustwrapper else in Very Good condition.

£15.00

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

[Plantinga, Max]

Publisher: Christoph Gärtner, Bietigheim-Bissingen, 2011

Auction catalogue, hardback, 172 pages, illustrated, text in English, with the prices realised, very slight hint of spine-lean, a few very slight dents to edges of the covers, else in Very Good condition.

£25.00

[Shanahan's]

Publisher: Shanahan's Stamp Auctions Ltd, Dublin, 1958

Auction catalogue, paperback, illustrated, 42 pages + 140 plates, slight wear to spine, short tear to foot of spine, a little foxing to front cover, pages fine, in Good condition.

£35.00

Rommerskirchen, Dr. H.

Publisher: ArGe Neues Handbuch der Briefmarkenkunde, Frankfurt Am Main, 1963

Paperback, [iv] + 12 pages, illustrated, text in German, slight toning to the pages, in Good condition.

£7.50

Higlett, G.A.

Random Notes
Publisher: Harris Publications Ltd., London, 1926

“Philatelic Magazine” Handbook No. 11., paperback, 16 pages, illustrated, covers slightly rubbed and toned, rusty staples, short tears to covers along spine with small amount of loss, in fairly Good condition.

£13.50

Kay, G.K.

A Philatelic Gazetteer
Publisher: privately published, Edinburgh, 1992

Paperback, 390 pages, with addenda & corrigenda loosely inserted, Introduction and explanation of how to use the gazetteer in English, German & Polish, some corner-creases, slight dusty marks and foxing to page-edges, internally clean, a Good working copy.

£12.50

Ashford, P.T.

Publisher: privately published by the author, 1991

Large (A4) paperback, illustrated, 158 pages, foxing to the covers, some dusty marks and slight shelf-wear, pages clean, in Good condition.

£22.00

Drechsel, Edwin

Publisher: Christie's Robson Lowe, London, 1984

First edition, oblong format, paperback, 60 pages, corners of covers a little rubbed, some marks to the covers, pages clean, in Good condition.

£11.50

Padget, Peter I.

Publisher: The China Philatelic Society of London, 1978

Paperback (card covers) comb-bound, illustrated, 111 pages, foxing to the covers and to the page-edges, in Good condition.

£13.50

Cane, Dr. Leonard B.

Publisher: Stamp Collecting Ltd., London, 1938

First edition, paperback, illustrated, 63 pages, small corner-crease to front cover and first few pages, some small marks and shelf-wear, in Good condition.

£24.00

Beales, K.H. and Aglen, E.F.

Publisher: China Philatelic Society of London, 1987

Large (A4) paperback, 95 pages, illustrated, previous owner’s name (L.R.F. Prescott) to front cover, some small marks to the covers, pages fine, in Good condition.

£10.00

Waterfall, Arnold C.

Publisher: Robson Lowe, London, 1965

First edition, hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, 174 pages, dustwrapper rubbed and with some short tears, some foxing to the dustwrapper and to the page-edges, internally clean, a Good reading copy.

£21.00

Pratt, Major Richard

Publisher: Christie's Robson Lowe, London, 1994

Hardback, dustwrapper, xi + 500 pages + 16 colour plates, dustwrapper rubbed and chipped at edges and sunned (faded) to spine, small blemishes and signs of use, contents clean, in Good condition.

£75.00

Oldfield, Captain Herbert R.

Publisher: Séfi, Pemberton & Co., London, 1927

Paperback, illustrated, 61 pages, spine rather rubbed with loss of some pieces, in Good condition.

£50.00