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Harrison, Michael - "Post Office" Mauritius - 1847 The Tale of Two Stamps
Harrison, Michael - "Post Office" Mauritius - 1847
The Tale of Two Stamps

Publisher: Stamp Collecting Ltd., London, 1947.
Paperback, dustwrapper, 52 pages + plates, dustwrapper chipped at edges with tiny amount of loss, tear to rear panel of dustwrapper with small sellotape repair, a little light creasing to covers and a few page corners, in Good condition.
Scarce work, complete with the facsimile souvenir at front.
£35.00Quantity:

Marriott, Sir John and Medlicott, Michael and Ramkissoon, Reuben A. - Trinidad A Philatelic History to 1913
Marriott, Sir John and Medlicott, Michael and Ramkissoon, Reuben A. - Trinidad
A Philatelic History to 1913

Publisher: British West Indies Study Circle, 2010.
Large format hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, x + 359 pages + 36 colour plates, in Very Good condition.
No. 14 of a limited edition of 400 copies. Much enlarged and revised edition of Sir John Marriott's 1963 handbook. A superb handbook, very well illustrated in colour throughout.
£40.00Quantity:

Maassen, Wolfgang - Philatelie und Vereine im 19. Jahrhundert Von den Anfängen der Postwertzeichen zum ersten deutschen Sammlerverband
Maassen, Wolfgang - Philatelie und Vereine im 19. Jahrhundert
Von den Anfängen der Postwertzeichen zum ersten deutschen Sammlerverband

Publisher: PhilCreativ, 2006.
Large hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, 627 pages, text in German, in Very Good condition.
An excellent history of philately in the nineteenth century. Including personalities, philatelic literature, albums, societies, etc. With an emphasis on Germany but including other countries. Well illustrated in black & white.
£50.00Quantity:

Schäfer, Richard - Das Postwesen der Alten Eidgenossenschaft Anfänge bis 1798
Schäfer, Richard - Das Postwesen der Alten Eidgenossenschaft
Anfänge bis 1798

Publisher: Multipress, 2000.
Large hardback, illustrated, 418 pages + 16 pages of colour maps, text in German, tiny mark to fore-edges else in Very Good condition.
Superb study of pre-philately of Switzerland. Beautifully illustrated in colour.
£60.00Quantity:

Mathieu, Armand - Marques Postales Linéaires de France à numéro et cachets assimilés (1792-1832)
Mathieu, Armand - Marques Postales Linéaires de France à numéro
et cachets assimilés (1792-1832)

Publisher: privately published, Nice, 1989.
Large format hardback, illustrated, 220 pages, text in French, in Very Good condition.
Scarce and important handbook.
£45.00Quantity:

Heller, Ernst - Town Censor Marks of Spain 1936-1945
Heller, Ernst - Town Censor Marks of Spain 1936-1945
Publisher: The Spanish Philatelic Society, Brighton, 1982.
Large format hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, 384 pages, dustwrapper slightly chipped at edges, top page-edges very slightly dust-marked, internally clean, else in Very Good condition.
Important handbook/catalogue of censor marks of the Spanish Civil War and World War II in Spain. Well illustrated in black & white. Scarce.
£35.00Quantity:

Buzzetti, Luciano and Sorani, Silvano - Il Distaccamento Italiano di Palestina 1917-1921
Buzzetti, Luciano and Sorani, Silvano - Il Distaccamento Italiano di Palestina
1917-1921

Publisher: Silvano Sorani, Milano, 1976.
Paperback (card covers), illustrated, 55 pages, text in Italian, with separate 16pp English Translation, signed dedication from the author/publisher Silvano Sorani to the previous owner to first page, previous owner's name to front of Translation booklet, in Very Good condition.
No. 32 of 250 signed copies with an actual censored cover tipped in at rear. Illustrated in black & white and with three colour tipped-in plates. Scarce.
£40.00Quantity:

Buzzetti, Luciano - La Posta in Palestina Vol. 1
Buzzetti, Luciano - La Posta in Palestina
Vol. 1

Publisher: Zanetti, Milan, 1988.
Paperback, illustrated, 143 pages, text in Italian, in Very Good condition.
Ottoman and Foreign Post Offices in Palestine. Scarce.
£24.00Quantity:

Springbett, David - The Grand Prix Club Book 1950-2000
Springbett, David - The Grand Prix Club Book 1950-2000
Publisher: David Feldman SA, Geneva, 2001.
Large hardback, illustrated, 324 pages, signed dedication from the author to Francis Kiddle at front, mild signs of use, a little spotting to the title-page, in Good condition.
Well researched history of international philatelic exhibitions and their Grand Prix winners. Well illustrated in colour. Very scarce.
£45.00Quantity:

 - Mauritius The Ball Invitation Envelope
- Mauritius
The Ball Invitation Envelope

Publisher: David Feldman, Zurich, 1997.
Auction catalogue, hardback, red velvet gilt, illustrated, [ii] + 22 pages, in Very Good condition.
Catalogue of the 1997 sale of one of the great rarities of philately. Illustrated in colour. Scarce.
£25.00Quantity:

Redgrove, H. Stanley - The Air Mails of the British Isles The Story of their Development from the Venture of the Great Western Railway in 1933 to the Outbreak of the War with Germany
Redgrove, H. Stanley - The Air Mails of the British Isles
The Story of their Development from the Venture of the Great Western Railway in 1933 to the Outbreak of the War with Germany

Publisher: privately published, 1940.
Hardback, x + 150 pages + 4 plates, illustrated, with corrigenda loosely inserted, Foreword by Sir William Lindsay Everard, M.P., with the original glassine dustwrapper still present, endpapers a little browned, in Very Good condition.
Classic handbook on the early years of British Inland Air Mails. Rare.
£65.00Quantity:

Seymour, J.B. and Gardiner-Hill, C. - The Postage Stamps of Great Britain Part One The Imperforate Line-Engraved Issues
Seymour, J.B. and Gardiner-Hill, C. - The Postage Stamps of Great Britain
Part One The Imperforate Line-Engraved Issues

Publisher: The Royal Philatelic Society, London, 1967.
Third edition, revised & enlarged, hardback, dustwrapper, 336 pages + illustrations, mild marks to dustwrapper spine, obvious spine-lean, pages clean, in Good condition.
Last and best edition of this essential handbook for the GB line-engraved specialist.
£30.00Quantity:

[Hinde, William C.] - The "William C. Hinde" Specialised Collections of Egypt & Sudan
[Hinde, William C.] - The "William C. Hinde" Specialised Collections of Egypt & Sudan
Publisher: Robson Lowe Ltd., London, 1957.
Auction catalogue, paperback, illustrated, 44 pages, in Very Good condition.
Important collections of Egypt (including Foreign Consular Post Offices) and Sudan. Scarce.
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Shamir, Chaim and Siegel, Marvin - The Postal History of the Transition Period in Israel, 1948 Vol III: Israel Foreign Postal Links
Shamir, Chaim and Siegel, Marvin - The Postal History of the Transition Period in Israel, 1948
Vol III: Israel Foreign Postal Links

Publisher: Israel Philatelic Federation, Tel Aviv, 1991.
Paperback (pictorial card covers), illustrated, 143 pages, in Very Good condition.
Palestine's postal links with the rest of the world during the transition period. Well illustrated in black & white.
£16.00Quantity:

Aloni, Zvi - The Postal History of the Transition Period in Israel, 1948 Vol I: Official Postal Services: Postal Administrations of British Mandate, Minhelet Ha
Aloni, Zvi - The Postal History of the Transition Period in Israel, 1948
Vol I: Official Postal Services: Postal Administrations of British Mandate, Minhelet Ha'am and Israel

Publisher: Israel Philatelic Federation, Tel Aviv, 2015.
Paperback (pictorial card covers), illustrated, 549 pages, in Very Good condition.
Excellent postal history handbook covering the postal administrations of British Mandate, Minhelet Ha'am and Israel during the transition period and immediately after the establishment of the State of Israel. Includes a chapter on Fakes & Forgeries. Profusely illustrated in colour.
£60.00Quantity:

Shimony, Zvi and Rimon, Yeremiyahu and Karpovsky, Itamar - The Postal History of the Transition Period in Israel, 1948 Vol II: The Emergency, Local, and Private Postal Services. Part 1 Jerusalem and Safad Postal Services in the Transition Period
Shimony, Zvi and Rimon, Yeremiyahu and Karpovsky, Itamar - The Postal History of the Transition Period in Israel, 1948
Vol II: The Emergency, Local, and Private Postal Services. Part 1 Jerusalem and Safad Postal Services in the Transition Period

Publisher: Israel Philatelic Federation, Tel Aviv, 2004.
Paperback (pictorial card covers), illustrated, 440 pages, in Very Good condition.
Excellent postal history handbook. Profusely illustrated throughout in black & white, and with 32 pages of colour illustraions.
£40.00Quantity:

Shimony, Zvi and Karpovsky, Itamar and Aloni, Zvi - The Postal History of the Transition Period in Israel, 1948 Vol II: The Emergency, Local, and Private Postal Services. Part 2 Nahariya, Rishon Le Zion, The Negev Settlements, Sodom, Gush Etzion, Ben Shemen, Haifa "Messengers" and Tiberias, Affula & Nahalal "Emergency Mail"
Shimony, Zvi and Karpovsky, Itamar and Aloni, Zvi - The Postal History of the Transition Period in Israel, 1948
Vol II: The Emergency, Local, and Private Postal Services. Part 2 Nahariya, Rishon Le Zion, The Negev Settlements, Sodom, Gush Etzion, Ben Shemen, Haifa "Messengers" and Tiberias, Affula & Nahalal "Emergency Mail"

Publisher: Israel Philatelic Federation, Tel Aviv, 2009.
Paperback (pictorial card covers), illustrated, 291 pages, crease to rear cover else in Very Good condition.
Excellent postal history handbook. Profusely illustrated in colour.
£35.00Quantity:

[Karpovsky, Itamar] - Holy Land - Foreign Post Offices in Palestine 1852-1914 The Itamar Karpovsky Collection
[Karpovsky, Itamar] - Holy Land - Foreign Post Offices in Palestine 1852-1914
The Itamar Karpovsky Collection

Publisher: The Global Philatelic Network, 2016.
Large format hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, 148 pages, Introduction in English & German, main text in English only, in Very Good condition.
No. 48 in the Edition d'Or series. Superb colour reproduction of pages from the collection.
£55.00Quantity:

Bacon, E.D. - Catalogue of the Crawford Library of Philatelic Literature at the British Library
Bacon, E.D. - Catalogue of the Crawford Library of Philatelic Literature at the British Library
Publisher: The Printer' Stone Limited, 1991.
Revised edition, 500 copies printed, large hardback, circa 550 pages, in Very Good+ condition.
The 1991 reprint of the original 1911 work and the later Supplement and Addenda, with new Preface by David Beech and with British Library shelfnumbers in margins. This is the catalogue of the famous Crawford library - the most complete collection of early philatelic literature in existence. Edward Denny Bacon took ten years arranging and cataloguing the Earl of Crawford's remarkable library of some 4,500 volumes, and his labours eventually resulted in this monumental work. The "Bible" for collectors of early philatelic literature, it lists almost every book, catalogue, journal, or pamphlet relating to philately to be published anywhere in the world prior to 1908.
£100.00Quantity:

Suppantschitsch, Victor - Bibliographie zugleich Nachschlagebuch der gesammten deutschen philatelistischen Literatur seit ihrem Entstehen bis Ende 1891
Suppantschitsch, Victor - Bibliographie zugleich Nachschlagebuch der gesammten deutschen philatelistischen Literatur seit ihrem Entstehen bis Ende 1891
Publisher: A. Larisch, München, 1892.
Hardback, 748 pages, text in German, binding only very slightly rubbed, a couple of blue pencil underlinings to title-page, else in Very Good condition.
The most important bibliography of early German language philatelic literature. Very rare.
£375.00Quantity:

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