Philatelic Literature Specialists

Vernon, D.H.

Philatelic Handbook of the Gilbert & Ellice Islands

Publisher: Pacific Islands Study Circle, London, 2001

Large format (A4) paperback (limp plastic covers), illustrated, 270 pages, tiny mark to title-page else in VG condition.

Reprint of the handbook originally published in 1974. The standard reference work on the postage stamps and postal history of the Gilbert and Ellice Islands. With sections on the Registration Marks and Labels, Censor Marks, Cachets and Paid Marks, Postal History (by Post Office), Christmas Island Locals, Postal Rates, Airmail Services, etc.


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