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McCaig, Colin - The Postal History and Handstamps of British West Africa
McCaig, Colin - The Postal History and Handstamps of British West Africa
Publisher: Robson Lowe, London, 1978.
Paperback, illustrated, 64 pages, signed dedication from Robson Lowe to front cover, a few tiny marks to the covers else in Very Good condition.
A useful general study of the postal history of each of the West African colonies - The Gambia, Sierra Leone, Gold Coast, Northern and Southern Nigeria, Niger Territories, Oil Rivers, Lagos, and Fernando Po. Very well illustrated in black & white. Out of print and scarce.
£7.50Quantity:

Lowe, Robson - The Uganda Missionaries
Lowe, Robson - The Uganda Missionaries
Publisher: Robson Lowe, London, 1974.
Paperback, illustrated, 8 pages, a little corner-creasing to the front cover, in Good condition.
Scarce monograph on the typewritten stamps.
£5.00Quantity:

Ludington, M.H. and Osborn, Geoffrey - The Royal Mail Steam Packets to Bermuda and the Bahamas 1842-1859
Ludington, M.H. and Osborn, Geoffrey - The Royal Mail Steam Packets to Bermuda and the Bahamas 1842-1859
Publisher: Robson Lowe, London, 1971.
Paperback, illustrated, 24 pages, complete with the set of 5 maps, slightly rusty staples, mild shelfwear and tiny marks to the covers, in Good condition.
Scarce.
£9.00Quantity:

Brinson, Charmian and Kaczynski, William - Fleeing from the Führer A Postal History of Refugees from the Nazis
Brinson, Charmian and Kaczynski, William - Fleeing from the Führer
A Postal History of Refugees from the Nazis

Publisher: The History Press, 2011.
First edition, hardback, dustwrapper, 191 pages, slight spine-lean else in Very Good condition.
Well illustrated in colour.
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Bagshawe, Richard and Goldup, John - The Postal History of the Antarctic 1904-49
Bagshawe, Richard and Goldup, John - The Postal History of the Antarctic
1904-49

Publisher: Scott Polar Research Institute, Cambridge, 1951.
Paperback, 35 pages + 8 plates, some slight marks to the covers, pages fine, in Good condition.
A scarce book. Well illustrated.
£12.00Quantity:

Crutchley, E.T. - GPO
Crutchley, E.T. - GPO
Publisher: Cambridge University Press, 1938.
English Institutions series, hardback, dustwrapper, xii + 252 pages + plates, dustwrapper extensively reared to the reverse, spine-lean, a Good reading copy.
A history of the British Post Office and survey of its current (1930s) activities. Nicely ilustrated with evocative black & white photo-plates.
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Woodward, A.M. Tracey - The Postage Stamps of Japan and Dependencies
Woodward, A.M. Tracey - The Postage Stamps of Japan and Dependencies
Publisher: not stated, Japan, nd.
Reprint, small format (19cm tall) hardback, card slipcase, xliv + 537 pages + 243 plates, text in English, slight marks to front cover and a few tiny marks to the page-edges, else in Very Good condition.
Reprint edition of one of the most famous books in philately originally published in 1928.
£50.00Quantity:

Corrie, John M. - The Dumfries Post Office 1642-1910 A Record of Progress and Development
Corrie, John M. - The Dumfries Post Office 1642-1910
A Record of Progress and Development

Publisher: Dumfriesshire & Galloway Natural History & Antiquarian Society, 1912.
No. 102 of a limited edition of 175 copies, card covers, viii + 81 pages + plates, covers a little soiled and slightly rubbed with some loss to one corner of front cover, short split to foot of spine, a few spots of foxing, in Good condition.
Extremely scarce work.
£30.00Quantity:

 - British Postal Guide 1857 containing the Chief Public Regulations of the Post Office
- British Postal Guide 1857
containing the Chief Public Regulations of the Post Office

Publisher: Postings, Oxted, 1994.
Facsimile reprint, 173 pages, corner-crease to front cover, few tiny signs of use, else in Very Good condition.
Reprint of an early Postal Guide including List of Post Offices in the UK, etc. Useful.
£8.50Quantity:

Feldman, Hugh - Letter Receivers of London 1652 to 1857 A history of their offices and handstamps within the General, Penny and Twopenny Posts
Feldman, Hugh - Letter Receivers of London 1652 to 1857
A history of their offices and handstamps within the General, Penny and Twopenny Posts

Publisher: The Stuart Rossiter Trust & the Postal History Society, 1998.
Two large hardback volumes in slipcase, illustrated, 900+ pages, folding maps in pocket at rear, minor blemishes to slipcase, else in Very Good condition.
The definitive work on the subject. Detailed and well illustrated.
£45.00Quantity:

Ballhorn, F. and Legrand, Dr. - Alphabets of the World Part 1: Grammatography: A Manual of Reference to the Alphabets of Ancient and Modern Languages and Part 2: Alphabets et Chiffres Orientaux
Ballhorn, F. and Legrand, Dr. - Alphabets of the World
Part 1: Grammatography: A Manual of Reference to the Alphabets of Ancient and Modern Languages and Part 2: Alphabets et Chiffres Orientaux

Publisher: HH Sales & Kemble Press, 1997.
Second edition, hardback (thick card covers), vi + 114 pages, spine and covers sunned, previous owner's name inside front cover, pages clean, in Good condition.
Reprint of two rare works, Ballhorn's work on alphabets originally published in 1861 and Dr. Legrand's work originally published by Moens in 1893.
£20.00Quantity:

 - Atlantikflug der "BREMEN" 1928
- Atlantikflug der "BREMEN" 1928
Publisher: Flughafen Bremen, 1978.
Paperback, illustrated, 104 pages, text in German, mild shelfwear, else in Very Good condition.
Brochure marking the 50th anniversary of the Bremen's Atlantic flight. Well illustrated in black & white. Non-philatelic but with much useful background history for the collector.
£9.50Quantity:

Berezowski, Alexander - Handbuch der Luftpostkunde Katalog sämtlicher Marken und Abstempelungen der Luftposten
Berezowski, Alexander - Handbuch der Luftpostkunde
Katalog sämtlicher Marken und Abstempelungen der Luftposten

Publisher: privately published, 1981.
Reprint of the 1930 original, paperback, illustrated, 95 pages, text in German, tiny corner-creases to covers, slight foxing to first and last page, in Good condition.
Handbook of German Air Mail flights, with particular emphasis on Zeppelins. Well illustrated with b/w illustrations of Zeppelin postcards, covers, postmarks, etc.
£9.50Quantity:

Knight, R.C. and Mitchell, D.A. - The Postmarks, Postal Routes and Principal Postage Rates of Southern Rhodesia to 1924
Knight, R.C. and Mitchell, D.A. - The Postmarks, Postal Routes and Principal Postage Rates of Southern Rhodesia to 1924
Publisher: R.C. Knight, Cape Town, 1984.
Large hardback, dustwrapper, Foreword by Robson Lowe, xxii + 176 pages + 7 maps, dustwrapper a little chipped at edges, minor dusty marks/foxing to page-edges, in Good condition.
Scarce handbook. Well illustrated with one colour plate, numerous postmark illustrations, and six folding maps.
£30.00Quantity:

Kennedy, Alistair and Crabb, George - The Postal History of the British Army in World War I Before and After - 1903 to 1929
Kennedy, Alistair and Crabb, George - The Postal History of the British Army in World War I
Before and After - 1903 to 1929

Publisher: privately published, 1977.
Large paperback (card covers), plastic comb-binding, illustrated, 300 pages, three comb-binding rings cracked, covers lightly rubbed at edges, creasing to front cover, a Good working copy.
No. 94 of 600 copies printed. "An illustrated reference book of British Army postmarks and their location at home and abroad during the campaigns of the War and also on manoeuvres operations and post war occupations, with relevant historical and postal information." Very detailed. The standard handbook on the subject.
£35.00Quantity:

Bunt, John P. - The War Stamp Overprints of the Falkland Islands 1918-1920
Bunt, John P. - The War Stamp Overprints of the Falkland Islands
1918-1920

Publisher: privately published by the author, 1981.
Paperback, 40 pages + 12 plates, spine and covers slightly rubbed and creased at corners, ex libris Royal Philatelic Society London with library marks to front and rear, a Good working copy.
Scarce handbook.
£15.00Quantity:

Lowe, Robson - The Encyclopaedia of British Empire Postage Stamps 1639-1952 Volume V The Empire in North America, Part V Bermuda and British Honduras
Lowe, Robson - The Encyclopaedia of British Empire Postage Stamps 1639-1952
Volume V The Empire in North America, Part V Bermuda and British Honduras

Publisher: Robson Lowe, London, 1973.
Paperback, illustrated, xvi + 110 pages, spine sunned and very slight spine-lean else in Very Good condition.
This is the Bermuda and British Honduras only section from Volume 5 in the Robson Lowe Encyclopaedia series - British North America. As with the rest of the series, the book not only covers the adhesive postage stamp issues in detail, but also the postal history of, in this case, Bermuda and British Honduras, including postal rates, Forwarding Agents, transport of mails, handstamps, cancellations, etc. Well illustrated throught.
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Bomar, William J. - Postal Markings of United States Expositions
Bomar, William J. - Postal Markings of United States Expositions
Publisher: David G. Phillips, Florida, 1986.
Paperback, illustrated, xii + 206 pages, lower corner slightly bumped with consequent mild corner-creasing else in Very Good condition.
Well illustrated comprehensive handbook/priced catalogue.
£15.00Quantity:

Marler, George C. - The Admiral Issue of Canada
Marler, George C. - The Admiral Issue of Canada
Publisher: American Philatelic Society, 1982.
Large hardback, illustrated, 567 pages, minor signs of use, in Good condition.
A large handbook - the definitive study of this issue. Very well illustrated.
£26.00Quantity:

Hargest, George E. - History of Letter Post Communications Between the United States and Europe 1845-1875
Hargest, George E. - History of Letter Post Communications Between the United States and Europe 1845-1875
Publisher: Quarterman Publications, 1975.
Second edition, hardback, illustrated, ix + 234 pages, no dustwrapper, very slight bend to the covers, slight wrinkling to one page, minor signs of use but overall in Good, clean condition.
An important handbook.
£25.00Quantity:

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