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Ringström, S. and Tester, H.E. - The Private Ship Letter Stamps of the World, Part 2 Australia - Europe - South America
Ringström, S. and Tester, H.E. - The Private Ship Letter Stamps of the World, Part 2
Australia - Europe - South America

Publisher: privately published, 1979.
Hardback, dustwrapper, 215 pages, illustrated, slight spine-lean else in Very Good condition.
The second volume of Ringström and Tester's classic series on the private ship letter stamps of the world. A beautifully produced handbook, superbly illustrated with black & white plates throughout. Contents include: The Australian New Hebrides Company; New Hebrides Syndicat Français; The Murray Steam Navigation Company; Bell's Asia Minor Steamship Company; The Danube Steam Navigation Company; The Russian Company for Steam Navigation and Trade; Danube & Black Sea Line of Steamers, T.B. Morton & Co.; Turkish Steamship Companies; The Danube and Black Sea Railway; The Zala-Somogyi Steamship Company; Gauthier Frères et Cie; Christmas Island; The Pacific Steam Navigation Company; Tierra del Fuego; The Upper Colombia Tramway and Navigation Company; Correos de la Chimba; Jämtlands Kommunikations Bolag.
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Boulad d'Humières, Jean and Ringström, S. and Tester, H.E. - The Private Ship Letter Stamps of the World
Part 3 The Suez Canal Company

Publisher: Leonard H. Hartmann, Louisville, 1985.
Hardback, dutswrapper, illustrated, 285 pages, plus a plating quality enlargement of a full sheet of the 40c Saatjian private printing inserted at the end, in Very Good condition.
The fourth volume of this classic series of handbooks on the Private Ship Letter Stamps of the world. A beautifully produced book, superbly illustrated with black & white photographic plates throughout and a souvenir miniature sheet of Forgery 20 tipped in. Every aspect of the stamps and their postal history is covered here, including a large section on the forgeries.
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Connell, G.W. - The Private Ship Letter Stamps of the World Part 4 The Letter and Parcel Stamps of the Finnish Shipping Companies
Connell, G.W. - The Private Ship Letter Stamps of the World
Part 4 The Letter and Parcel Stamps of the Finnish Shipping Companies

Publisher: Finnish Philatelic Federation, 1993.
Hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, 174 pages, very short tear to dustwrapper, small ink annotation to one page, else in Very Good condition.
The fifth volume of this classic series of handbooks on the Private Ship Letter Stamps of the world. A beautifully produced book, superbly illustrated with black & white and colour plates.
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Christensen, Sten and Ringström, Sigurd - The Private Local Posts of Denmark Their Postal History and Philately
Christensen, Sten and Ringström, Sigurd - The Private Local Posts of Denmark
Their Postal History and Philately

Publisher: Trelleborg Philatelic Society, 1974.
Standard edition, hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, 199 pages, text in English, tiny short tear to dustwrapper, minor signs of use, else in Very Good condition.
Fine handbook/catalogue of Danish local posts. Well illustrated.
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Christensen, Sten and Ringström, Sigurd - The Private Local Posts of Denmark Their Postal History and Philately
Christensen, Sten and Ringström, Sigurd - The Private Local Posts of Denmark
Their Postal History and Philately

Publisher: Trelleborg Philatelic Society, 1974.
De-luxe edition, hardback, half-leather binding with marbled boardsdustwrapper, illustrated, 199 pages plus six pages of facsimiles, text in English, slight wear and minor soiling to dustwrapper, slight spine-lean, one corner of front cover slightly rubbed, a little rippling to lower margins of a few pages, in Good condition.
No.40 of the limited De-luxe edition. Fine handbook/catalogue of Danish local posts. Well illustrated.
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Mackay, James A. - Official Mail of the British Isles
Mackay, James A. - Official Mail of the British Isles
Publisher: privately published, Dumfries, 1983.
Large (A4) paperback, 349 pages, plastic peg binding broken and coming loose, internally fine, a Good working copy.
Scarce and sought after work.
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Mackay, James A. - Sub Office Rubber Datestamps of England & Wales
Mackay, James A. - Sub Office Rubber Datestamps of England & Wales
Publisher: privately publiahed by the author, Dumfries, 1986.
Large (A4) paperback, illustrated, 466 pages, in Very Good condition.
A very large work dealing with the rubber datestamps (or Climax daters to give them their official name) issued to minor sub-offices from the 1880s through to the 1930s. Profusely illustrated, with more than ten thousand postmarks illustrated!
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Mackay, James A. - Scottish Numeral Postmarks
Mackay, James A. - Scottish Numeral Postmarks
Publisher: privately published, Dumfries, 1987.
Large (A4) paperback, illustrated, 196 pages, in Very Good condition.
This book deals with the numbers allocated to Post Offices in Scotland from 1844 onwards, and used in obliterators, double stamps and combined date and obliterating stamps down to the beginning of the twentieth century. From the 1880s until 1924, these numbers were also employed in charge and explanatory marks and in examiners' triangular stamps, all of which are surveyed here for the first time in depth. Well illustrated.
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Mackay, James A. - Postmarks of England and Wales
Mackay, James A. - Postmarks of England and Wales
Publisher: privately published by the author, Dumfires, 1988.
Large format (A4) paperback, illustrated, 352 pages, several creases to the transparent plastic covers, pages fine, in Good condition.
An important survey of English and Welsh postmarks with more than 6,500 illustrations of postmarks as recorded in the Post Office Records and elsewhere. This large book includes 51 separate sections on everything from the earliest Bishop marks to Machine cancellations, Maltese Cross Obliterators to Royal Air Force postmarks.
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Hurt, E.F. and Williams, L.N. & M. - Handbook of the Private Local Posts
Hurt, E.F. and Williams, L.N. & M. - Handbook of the Private Local Posts
Publisher: Fritz Billig, N.Y., 1950.
Hardback, illustrated, 168 pages, slight spine-lean, spine sunned, slight foxing to top-edges, in Good condition.
Billig's Specialized Catalogues Volume 6. A completely revised edition of the authors' "Priced Catalogue of Local Postage Stamps" originally published in five parts plus a supplement in the 1940s. The standard catalogue of Locals. Scarce.
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Mackay, James A. - Scottish Post Offices
Mackay, James A. - Scottish Post Offices
Publisher: privately published by the author, Dumfries, 1989.
Large (A4) paperback, 127 pages, mild shelfwear else in Very Good condition.
A detailed study of Scotland's Post Offices, with a comprehensive alphabetical listing. Includes their inception, grade of office, closure where applicable, and any related history.
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Mackay, James A. - Sub Office Rubber Datestamps of Scotland
Mackay, James A. - Sub Office Rubber Datestamps of Scotland
Publisher: privately published, Dumfries, 1985.
Large (A4) paperback, 63 pages + xxxi plates, mild shelfwear else in Very Good condition.
Comprehensive listing of the Scottish Post Offices using Climax daters. Out-of-print and now scarce.
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Mackay, James A. - The Skeleton Postmarks of Scotland
Mackay, James A. - The Skeleton Postmarks of Scotland
Publisher: privately published, 1978.
Large format (A4) paperback, 72 pages + vi illustrations, minor marks to the covers, pages clean, in Good condition.
Useful, detailed explanation and listing of these datestamps.
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Mackay, James A. - The Circular Name Stamps of Scotland
Mackay, James A. - The Circular Name Stamps of Scotland
Publisher: privately published, nd [circa 1977].
First edition, large format (A4) paperback, illustrated, 20 pages, some marks to the covers, pages clean, in Good condition.
Scarce work on the remarkable series of circular postmarks unique to Scotland which began with Glasgow's so-called 'Woodblock' fancy-type of 1740-9.
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[Cihangir] - The Cihangir Collection of Worldwide Postal History (Part I)
[Cihangir] - The Cihangir Collection of Worldwide Postal History (Part I)
Publisher: Corinphila, Zurich, 2000.
Auction catalogue, large hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, 461 pages, with the prices realised, text in English, German & French, sunning to the dustwrapper spine and a little creasing to the edges, else in Very Good collection.
Catalogue of the first part of this huge and spectacular collection. Over 3000 lots, featuring Russia & Russian Levant; Polish Levant; Albania; Incoming Mail to the Levant and Holy Land; Austrian Levant; Holy Land & Palestine; Egypt; French Levant; German Levant etc. Illustrated in colour.
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[de Cock, André] - Die Abstempelungen von Baden Die Sammlung des Herrn André de Cock
[de Cock, André] - Die Abstempelungen von Baden
Die Sammlung des Herrn André de Cock

Publisher: Bühler, Berlin, 1968.
Auction catalogue, paperback, illustrated, 51 pages + 12 colour plates + 12 black & white plates, text in German, tiny amount of foxing to first and last pages, pages a little toned, else in Very Good condition.
Scarce catalogue.
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["Wellington"] - Collection "Wellington" Great Britain
["Wellington"] - Collection "Wellington" Great Britain
Publisher: Galerie Dreyfus, Basel, 2011.
Auction catalogue, large paperback, illustrated, 515 pages, text in English, corner-creasing to front cover and first few pages and to rear cover and last few pages, one or two small marks, in Good condition.
Very scarce and very large catalogue of a spectacular collection of Great Britain. Comprising over 1,900 lots of mainly Queen Victoria issues (but including a small section of Edward VII and a fine section of George V Seahorses), this must be one of the largest sales of specialised Great Britain ever held. The sale was largely missed or ignored by collectors hence the scarcity of the catalogue.
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Easton, John - The De La Rue History of British & Foreign Postage Stamps 1855-1901
Easton, John - The De La Rue History of British & Foreign Postage Stamps
1855-1901

Publisher: Faber & Faber for the Royal Philatelic Society, London, 1958.
Hardback, dustwrapper, xxiii + 846 pages + 48 b/w plates, price-clipped dustwrapper a little rubbed at top of spine and with a couple of tiny tears at corners, slight creasing to fore-edge of a few pages, else in Very Good condition.
Very detailed history of stamp production at De La Rue in the nineteenth century, based on the company's Day Books and Correspondence Books. Illustrated with black & white illustrations of hundreds of the rejected designs and essays. A classic work.
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Harper, Charles G. - The Manchester and Glasgow Road
Harper, Charles G. - The Manchester and Glasgow Road
Publisher: Chapman & Hall, London, 1907.
First edition, two volumes, hardback, original green cloth, frontispiece + xix + 358 pages, frontispiece + xiii + 332 pages, illustrated with full-page plates and numerous illustrations within the text, Vol. 2 a little rubbed to spine and with slight foxing to preliminaries, edges a little dusty, else in Very Good condition.
A classic history of the mail coach days. Well illustrated. Scarce.
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[Gross, William H.] - The William H. Gross Collection of Confederate States of America, Postmasters
[Gross, William H.] - The William H. Gross Collection of Confederate States of America, Postmasters' Provisionals, The War Between the North & South
Publisher: Spink Shreves, New York, 2009.
Auction catalogue, hardback, illustrated, 81 pages, slight hint of spine-lean, in Good condition.
Very well illustrated in colour.
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