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Firebrace, J.A. - Great Britain Stamps of 1942 Overprinted "M.E.F."
Firebrace, J.A. - Great Britain Stamps of 1942 Overprinted "M.E.F."
Publisher: Regent Stamp Co. [Robson Lowe], London, nd [circa 1955].
Paperback, illustrated, 16 pages, tiny short tear to top of spine, rather creased, a Good reading copy.
Originally published as a series of articles in The Philatelist, and reprinted here as this very scarce monograph. A very interesting study of the Great Britain George VI stamps overprinted 'M.E.F.' (Middle East Forces) and used in Italian Somaliland and Eritrea. Includes sections on the various printings, the postmarks, censor marks, and even Air Mails and forgeries. Well illustrated throughout.
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Firebrace, John - Nineteenth Century Wars in Egypt and the Sudan
Firebrace, John - Nineteenth Century Wars in Egypt and the Sudan
Publisher: The Stuart Rossiter Trust & Cavendish Philatelic Auctions, 1997.
Large format paperback (pictorial card covers), illustrated, xviii + 218 pages, ex NPS Library with small library stamp inside front cover and to verso of title-page, tiny corner-crease to rear cover and last few pages, in Good condition.
Postal history of the various British military campaigns in Egypt and Sudan in the nineteenth century, based on the collection formed by John Firebrace. Very well illustrated (in black & white and some colour) with selected covers, cards, autograph letters, maps etc from the author's collection.
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Maddocks, R.J. - The Postal Arrangements of the Anglo-French Cameroons Expeditionary Force 1914-1916
Maddocks, R.J. - The Postal Arrangements of the Anglo-French Cameroons Expeditionary Force 1914-1916
Publisher: privately published, 1996.
Hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, viii + 217 pages + 4 colour plates, in Very Good condition.
Excellent postal history study. Profusely illustrated.
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Davis, John - Egypt: From the Postal Concession until Suez 1932 to 1956 Part 1
Davis, John - Egypt: From the Postal Concession until Suez 1932 to 1956
Part 1

Publisher: privately published, 2014.
Large format (A4) paperback, illustrated, xi + 198 pages, signed dedication on the first page from the author gifting this copy to the library of the National Philatelic Society, small library stamp to title-page else in Very Good, clean condition.
This volume covers the period November 1932 to 1st May 1941, and includes the NAAFI Seals, Army Post stamps, the beginning of World War II, etc. Very well illustrated in colour.
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Boyden, James N. - AEF in the BEF, A Military Postal History A Postal History of the American Forces that used the British Mails during World War I 1917-1923
Boyden, James N. - AEF in the BEF, A Military Postal History
A Postal History of the American Forces that used the British Mails during World War I 1917-1923

Publisher: The Military Postal History Society, 1996.
Large paperback (card covers), comb-bound, illustrated, xii + 379 pages, signed by the author, slight creasing to the covers else in Very Good condition.
Long out of print and hard to find.
£30.00Quantity:

Erskine, Roy - Wilsons of Bannockburn
Erskine, Roy - Wilsons of Bannockburn
Publisher: Scottish Postal History Society, 2011.
First edition, large format paperback (pictorial card covers), illustrated, 172 pages, signed by the author, very slight corner-crease to rear cover and last few pages else in Very Good condition.
Scottish Postal History Society Monograph No. 1. Excellent monograph based on the Roy Erskine's renowned display of postal history relating to the firm of Wilsons of Bannockburn. Very well illustrated in colour. Out of print and hard to find.
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Carter, F.J. and Russell, Neil M. (editor) - The Post & Censor & Other Marks from Prisoners of War Letters 1914-1919 Part 1 British Isles, Dominions and Colonies
Carter, F.J. and Russell, Neil M. (editor) - The Post & Censor & Other Marks from Prisoners of War Letters 1914-1919
Part 1 British Isles, Dominions and Colonies

Publisher: Chavril Press, Perth, 1996.
Third edition, paperback, illustrated, iii + 35 pages, in Very Good condition.
A splendid introduction to a subject on which little has been published. It lists the 570+ P.O.W. Camps in the British Isles together with information on those in thirteen Dominions and Colonies. With over 150 illustrations of censor marks, instructional cachets and stationery.
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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.
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Virk, D.S. - Postal History of Indian Military Campaigns Sikkim - Tibet 1903-1908
Virk, D.S. - Postal History of Indian Military Campaigns
Sikkim - Tibet 1903-1908

Publisher: Philatelic Congress of India & Army Postal Service Association, 1989.
Hardback, dustwrapper, 144 pages + plates, dustwrapper spine a little sunned, spine-lean, in Good condition.
An excellent handbook covering the postal history of the Sikkim-Tibet campaign. Well illustrated, including several pages of colour plates. "The Postal History of the Sikkim-Tibet Campaign is most interesting, covering as it does, a period of 5 years beginning in 1903 with political manoeuvres, followed in 1904 by the long military march to Lhasa and ending in 1908 with the evacuation of the occupied Chumbi Valley. Moreover it offers an unusual example of the mingling of civil and army post offices. "Besides providing detailed postal history of the Campaign, the book offers much useful information in its Appendices for researching postal covers - Roll of Officers, Table of Post Offices, Postal Rates, List of Stamps and Seals and many illustrations. Part 2 of the book contains a Table of Recorded Postmarks and their drawings specially prepared by Dr. Wolfgang Hellrigl. The contemporary Field Post Office Diary of the Campaign containing a rare day-to-day chronicle of postal work and problems on Field Service is reproduced in Part 3 in its entirety."
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Ruggiero, Michael E. - United States and British Exchanges with Japan 1942-1943
Ruggiero, Michael E. - United States and British Exchanges with Japan 1942-1943
Publisher: International Society for Japanese Philately, USA, 2003.
ISJP Monograph 14, paperback, illustrated, 62 pages, in Very Good condition.
This monograph chronicles the fascinating, but relatively unknown story of exchanges of Prisoners of War and civilian detainees between Japan and the Allies during World War II. These exchanges were negotiated through neutral countries, and were undertaken by chartered ships at neutral ports such as Lourenço Marques, Portuguese Mozambique, and Marmagao, Portuguese India. Through painstaking research, the author, has uncovered revealing information about the largely unrecorded details of accompanying mail included in the exchanges. He illustrates several examples as well as copies of associated mail such as letters written on board ship and mailed at ports visited after the exchange, letters mailed from the neutral exchange ports, and airmail addressed to passengers sent to ports that their ships were scheduled to visit. Illustrated in black & white.
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Colley, Dr. N. and Garrard, W. - Censorship in the Royal Air Force 1918 to 1956
Colley, Dr. N. and Garrard, W. - Censorship in the Royal Air Force
1918 to 1956

Publisher: Chavril Press, 1993.
Large format (A4) paperback, illustrated, 76 pages, foxing to front cover, pages clean, very slight corner-crease to first few pages, in Good condition.
A well produced handbook on this popular subject. All the different censor marks are listed, and illustrated, with much detail on where and when each mark was used. An important publication for all World War II collectors.
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Osborn, Geoffrey - Naval Officers
Osborn, Geoffrey - Naval Officers' Letters
A Study of Letters Sent to and from British Royal Navy Officers Serving Abroad in the Victorian Era

Publisher: Stuart Rossiter Trust Fund, Bristol, 1995.
Large paperback (pictorial card covers), illustrated, 134 pages, covers somewhat rubbed at edges, front cover creased, pages fine, in Good condition.
Illustrates pages from the author's collection with additional text. Illustrated in black & white.
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Firebrace, John - British Empire Campaigns and Occupations in the Near East, 1914-1924 A Postal History
Firebrace, John - British Empire Campaigns and Occupations in the Near East, 1914-1924
A Postal History

Publisher: Christie's Robson Lowe, London, 1991.
Large hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, xii + 460 pages, binding ever so slightly shaken (as often with this heavy tome) but still perfectly solid, upper page-edges a little toned, internally clean, in Good condition.
The essential postal history study of British, Indian, Australian and New Zealand participation in the Campaigns in Egypt, Gallipoli, Salonica and the Sudan, with the advance of the E.E.F. into and through Palestine and, following the Armistice in 1918, the military occupations of Palestine, Syria, the Lebanon, Turkey and the intervention in South Russia. The detail includes principal units of all fighting formations, their locations and Field Post Offices, and diaries of events with battles and engagements. Profusely illustrated in black & white. Long out of print and sought after.
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[Firebrace, John] - The John Firebrace Collections of Military Postal History
[Firebrace, John] - The John Firebrace Collections of Military Postal History
Publisher: Cavendish, Derby, 2001.
Auction catalogue, paperback, pictorial card covers, illustrated, 107 pages, Cross Reference Index at front, in Very Good condition.
Important catalogue of British campaign mails in Egypt, Sudan, and Near East. Well illustrated, including 23 colour plates.
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Ellott, Gerald J. and Tabeart, Colin (editor) - The Michael Sullivan Correspondence 1874 & 1882 to 1885
Ellott, Gerald J. and Tabeart, Colin (editor) - The Michael Sullivan Correspondence
1874 & 1882 to 1885

Publisher: The Forces Postal History Society and the Society of Postal Historians, 2007.
Large format (A4) paperback, illustrated, 44 pages, in Very Good condition.
A fascinating look at the many covers sent by Royal Navy shipwright Michael Sullivan. Very well illustrated including some in colour.
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Kralicek, V.J. and Page, W.A. - Military Cards of the Exiled Czechoslovak Forces in France and Great Britain (1939-1945)
Kralicek, V.J. and Page, W.A. - Military Cards of the Exiled Czechoslovak Forces in France and Great Britain (1939-1945)
Publisher: Czechoslovak Philatelic Society of Great Britain, 1999.
Large (A4) paperback, illustrated, v + 30 pages, ex libris a philatelic society with a small label to front cover and library pocket inside front cover else in Very Good condition.
This study brings together in one volume a detailed listing of, and the background to the Military Postal Cards provided for the Czechoslovak Forces in exile in France and Great Britain. Well illustrated in black & white.
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[Daynes, John] - The John Daynes Collection of 20th Century Military Postal History
[Daynes, John] - The John Daynes Collection of 20th Century Military Postal History
Publisher: Cavendish, Derby, 2007.
Auction catalogue, paperback, 99 pages, prices realised, very slight shelfwear else in Very Good condition.
Excellent reference catalogue of mainly Second World War postal history. The 725 lots cover a very wide range, both geographically and by subject, and include Air Letters and Airgraphs, Censored Mails, PoW Mails, Undercover Addresses, etc. Very well illustrated with 24 pages of colour plates.
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Wolter, Karl Kurt - Die Postzensur, Handbuch und Katalog Geschichte, Typen der Stempel und Briefverschlüsse mit ihre Bewertung, Band II Neuzeit (1939-1965)
Wolter, Karl Kurt - Die Postzensur, Handbuch und Katalog
Geschichte, Typen der Stempel und Briefverschlüsse mit ihre Bewertung, Band II Neuzeit (1939-1965)

Publisher: Georg Amm, 1966.
Large hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, v + 157 pages + xxvii plates, text in German, with Preface in French & English, one colour plate loose but still present, dustwrapper in Poor condition, previous owner's name to front endpaper, one or two spots of foxing to the edges, in Good condition.
Classic handbook on postal censorship of the world during the Second World War and after. Well illustrated.
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Sirotti, Luigi - Le occupazioni britanniche delle colonie italiane 1941-1950 Storia Postale
Sirotti, Luigi - Le occupazioni britanniche delle colonie italiane 1941-1950
Storia Postale

Publisher: Sassone, Roma, 2006.
Large format paperback (card covers), illustrated, 363 pages + separate valuation guide, text in Italian, in Very Good condition.
A magnificent postal history study of the British occupation of Italian colonies. Profusely illustrated in colour throughout. Text in Italian but very clearly presented and easy to follow for the non-Italian reader.
£75.00Quantity:

Mark, Graham - British Censorship of Civil Mails During World War I, 1914-1919
Mark, Graham - British Censorship of Civil Mails During World War I, 1914-1919
Publisher: The Stuart Rossiter Trust Fund, 2000.
Large format paperback, illustrated, xxxv + 252 pages, very slight corner-creasing to the covers, very slight signs of use, else in Very Good condition.
Comprehensive handbook on a topic not much covered elsewhere. Out of print and hard to find.
£45.00Quantity:

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