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[Jay, Barrie] - The Barrie Jay, F.R.P.S.,L. Collection of British Postal History 1534-1867
[Jay, Barrie] - The Barrie Jay, F.R.P.S.,L. Collection of British Postal History
1534-1867

Publisher: Cavendish Philatelic Auctions, Derby, 2000.
Auction catalogue, paperback, 98 pages, in Very Good condition.
Catalogue of the sale of the truly magnificent and unique collection of British Postal History formed by Professor Barrie Jay, co-author with Martin Willcocks of The British County Catalogues of Postal History. A wonderful collection with a strong emphasis on the postal history of London, with many very rare pieces including an Original Dockwra cover. Profusely illustrated, with 24 pages of plates, including some in colour.
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Chalmers, Patrick - Submission of The Sir Rowland Hill Committee Second Edition, with Opinions from the Press (Fourth Series) on "The Adhesive Postage Stamp"
Chalmers, Patrick - Submission of The Sir Rowland Hill Committee
Second Edition, with Opinions from the Press (Fourth Series) on "The Adhesive Postage Stamp"

Publisher: Effingham Wilson, London, 1886.
Paperback, 115 pages, ex Smithsonian Library with their ink-stamp to front cover and to title-page along with ink-stamp "Gift of George T Turner", tear to front cover at top of spine, loss of tiny corner-piece of front cover, in Good condition.
One of the pamphlets written by Patrick Chalmers promoting his father, James Chalmers, as the true inventor of the adhesive postage stamp. Sir Rowland Hill's son, Pearson Hill, also published pamphlets putting his family's side of the argument in what became known as the "Chalmers-Hill Controversy". Rare.
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Britnor, L.E. - The History of the Sailing Packets to the West Indies
Britnor, L.E. - The History of the Sailing Packets to the West Indies
Publisher: British West Indies Study Circle, 1973.
Hardback, illustrated, 172 pages, mild dusty marks/foxing to the page-edges, in Good condition.
Excellent postal history study of the West Indies mail boats.
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Newall, Alexander S. - British External Airmails until 1934
Newall, Alexander S. - British External Airmails until 1934
Publisher: Christie's Robson Lowe, London, 1996.
Second edition, hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, xii + 425 pages + 16 colour plates, tear to front panel of dustwrapper, ex libris National Archives of Canada with their bookplate to front pastedown endpaper and further library labels to spine, dustwrapper spine and endpapers, in Good condition.
The very elusive second edition of this essential handbook/catalogue of pre-War British External Airmails.
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Wilson, Harold S.; Harlow, Richard and Farrant, Michael - Rossiter Postal History Journal Volume No. 5
Wilson, Harold S.; Harlow, Richard and Farrant, Michael - Rossiter Postal History Journal Volume No. 5
Publisher: Stuart Rossiter Trust Fund, 2004.
Large format (A4) paperback, illustrated, ix + 60 pages, in Very Good condition.
Featuring three excellent postal history studies: The Travelling Post Offices of Great Britain - The development of the West Coast Services; The Republic of Venice Posts - A brief account of some of the postal arrangements serving the Republic until 1797; and German East Africa Wartime Emergency Measures 1915 & 1916.
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Leonard, Charles; Kelly, Peter; and Fitton, Keith - Rossiter Postal History Journal Volume No. 4
Leonard, Charles; Kelly, Peter; and Fitton, Keith - Rossiter Postal History Journal Volume No. 4
Publisher: Stuart Rossiter Trust Fund, 2003.
Large format (A4) paperback, illustrated, xii + 83 pages, in Very Good condition.
Featuring three excellent postal history studies: The Post between GB and Russia, via Prussia 1852-1875; The Postal History of the Railway on the Island of Réunion; and Early Seychelles Air Mails 1926-1971.
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Asquith, Brian; Lovejoy, Geoff; Kenton, Phil and Muys, Cornelius - Rossiter Postal History Journal Volume No. 1
Asquith, Brian; Lovejoy, Geoff; Kenton, Phil and Muys, Cornelius - Rossiter Postal History Journal Volume No. 1
Publisher: Stuart Rossiter Trust Fund, 2000.
Large format (A4) paperback, illustrated, v + 111 pages, in Very Good condition.
Featuring four excellent postal history studies: "On Dragon's Wings" Twentieth century Air Routes to the Far East (The China Connection); "The Factory Inspectorate in England", Postal matters relting to social reform; "Crossroads at Panama", Panama Railways; and "Westphalia & the Grand Duchy of Berg", postal communications between Russia and Prussia to Holland and France 1790-1814.
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Douglas, Gustaf and Donaldson, Wayne and Bjäringer, Tomas and Hällström, Jonas - Great Britain and Sweden Early Mail and Mail Connections The Stockholmia Reception
Douglas, Gustaf and Donaldson, Wayne and Bjäringer, Tomas and Hällström, Jonas - Great Britain and Sweden Early Mail and Mail Connections
The Stockholmia Reception

Publisher: privately published, 2018.
Paperback, illustrated, 40 pages, in Very Good condition.
Stockholmia 2019 Handout #3. Brochure to accompany a display to the RPSL. Well illustrated in colour.
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Lundh, Børge - European Letters to Finland 1819 to 1873 Illustrating Postmarks, Post-Routes and Rates
Lundh, Børge - European Letters to Finland 1819 to 1873
Illustrating Postmarks, Post-Routes and Rates

Publisher: Philatelic Federation of Finland, 1990.
Limited edition of 300. Large paperback, illustrated, 229 pages + colour plates, text in English, obvious spine-lean, corners rubbed and creased, a Good working copy only.
Nineteenth century covers to Finland and the many different postal markings applied en route. Illustrated with hundreds of covers from the author's collection. Scarce.
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Bodily, Ritchie and Jarvis, Chris and Hahn, Charless - British Pictorial Envelopes of the 19th Century
Bodily, Ritchie and Jarvis, Chris and Hahn, Charless - British Pictorial Envelopes of the 19th Century
Publisher: The Collectors Club of Chicago, 1984.
Hardback, illustrated, ix + 331 pages, very slight marks to upper page-edges, in Good condition.
Superb work on the Mulready Caricatures, Propaganda, Patriotic Enelopes etc. Very well illustrated (including colour plates). The standard work on the subject.
£45.00Quantity:

Nissen, Charles - The Plating of the Penny Black Postage Stamp of Great Britain, 1840 With a description of each individual stamp on the eleven different plates, affording a guide to collectors in the reconstruction of the sheets
Nissen, Charles - The Plating of the Penny Black Postage Stamp of Great Britain, 1840
With a description of each individual stamp on the eleven different plates, affording a guide to collectors in the reconstruction of the sheets

Publisher: Stanley Gibbons Ltd., London, 1998.
Second edition, large hardback, maroon cloth gilt, dustwrapper, 122 pages + 120 plates, slight signs of use, else in Very Good condition.
Reprint edition of the classic guide to plating the 1d Black.
£100.00Quantity:

Vesper, Hans Egon - Die Post der alliierten Besatzungsmächte im Nachkriegsdeutschland
Vesper, Hans Egon - Die Post der alliierten Besatzungsmächte im Nachkriegsdeutschland
Publisher: Philatelie und Postgeschichte e.V., Frankfurt am Main, 1968.
Hardback, three booklets bound together in one volume, red cloth with title in English to spine, 96 pages, illustrated, text in German, page-edges slightly toned else in Very Good condition.
Complete three-part work on the postal history of Allied Forces in Germany after the Second World War.
£25.00Quantity:

[Danzig, Robert] - The "Danzig" Collection of Great Britain 1841 1d. Red-Brown (Cancellations and Usages)
[Danzig, Robert] - The "Danzig" Collection of Great Britain 1841 1d. Red-Brown (Cancellations and Usages)
Publisher: Phillips, London, 1989.
Auction catalogue, paperback, illustrated, 30 pages, with the prices realised, very slight toning to one corner, minor shelfwear else in Very Good condition.
Scarce catalogue. Illustrated in black & white (with some colour illustrations to the rear cover).
£9.50Quantity:

[Gross, William H.] - The William H. Gross Collection of Great Britain Line Engraved Issues 1840-1841
[Gross, William H.] - The William H. Gross Collection of Great Britain Line Engraved Issues 1840-1841
Publisher: Shreves, New York, 2007.
Auction catalogue, hardback, illustrated, 69 pages, in Very Good condition.
Catalogue of a spectacular collection featuring many exceptional pieces including magnificent Penny Black multiples. Well illustrated in colour.
£24.00Quantity:

Prätzsch, Wolfgang - Unternehmen Wasserwelle Handbuch der Deutschen Kriegspropagandamarken für England 2. Weltkrieg
Prätzsch, Wolfgang - Unternehmen Wasserwelle
Handbuch der Deutschen Kriegspropagandamarken für England 2. Weltkrieg

Publisher: privately published, 1987.
Large format (A4) paperback, illustrated, 40 pages, with the 1990 Supplement, 14 pages, text in German, corner-crease and slight dusty marks to front cover of the Supplement, in Good condition.
Scarce handbook on the German World War II propaganda forgeries of British stamps.
£18.00Quantity:

Smith, Sam - Gibraltar The Link with the Sea
Smith, Sam - Gibraltar
The Link with the Sea

Publisher: Gibraltar Study Circle, 1997.
Large format (A4) paperback (card covers), illustrated, circa 230 pages, mild shelfwear, slight corner-creasing to front cover, in Good condition.
The maritime postal history of Gibraltar - based on the author's own collection. Profusely illustrated, including some in colour.
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Rossiter, Stuart and Proud, Edward B. (editor) - History of the East African Army Postal Service
Rossiter, Stuart and Proud, Edward B. (editor) - History of the East African Army Postal Service
Publisher: Proud Bailey, nd [circa 1983].
Hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, 111 pages, slight shelfwear to the dustwrapper, book itself in Very Good condition.
An excellent Postal History handbook. The first section deals with the Nyasaland - Rhodesia Field Force during the First World War and includes an illustrated listing of the F.P.O.s. The rest of the book focuses on the Second World War, and includes chapters on Kenya, Uganda & Tanganyika, Ethiopia & Italian Somaliland, Madagascar & the Islands Area, British Somaliland, Northern & Southern Africa, and South East Asia. Plus a chapter on military censorship and a full list of all the offices illustrated with the postmarks. An essential reference book for collectors of these areas.
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[Littaur, Gavin] - The Gavin Littaur Collection of British Postal History Featuring Selected Rare Covers from the Period 1840-53
[Littaur, Gavin] - The Gavin Littaur Collection of British Postal History
Featuring Selected Rare Covers from the Period 1840-53

Publisher: Spink, London, 2012.
Auction catalogue, paperback, illustrated, 43 pages, corners of covers slightly rubbed else in Very Good condition.
39 lots featuring rare (many unique) line-engraved covers, Mulreadys, etc. All items illustrated in colour.
£8.00Quantity:

["Camping"] - The Camping Collection of Great Britain
["Camping"] - The Camping Collection of Great Britain
Publisher: Spink, London, 2019.
Auction catalogue, paperback, illustrated, 95 pages, in Very Good condition.
Fine catalogue of postage stamp issues of Queen Victoria, King Edward VII and King George V. Well illustrated in colour.
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[Bury, Lady Mairi] - The Great Britain Philatelic Collections of Lady Mairi Bury, FRPSL Volume Two
[Bury, Lady Mairi] - The Great Britain Philatelic Collections of Lady Mairi Bury, FRPSL
Volume Two

Publisher: Sotheby's, London, 2010.
Auction catalogue, paperback, illustrated, 346 pages, edges of covers slightly rubbed. shelfwear to covers and page-edges, internally fine, in Good condition.
Magnificent, very large catalogue of later Line-engraved, Surface-printed issues, the Gold Medal collection of Edward VII issues, etc. Illustrated in colour.
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