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British Commonwealth - British Empire - General
["Lionheart"] - The "Lionheart" Collection of Great Britain and British Empire - Part IX
["Lionheart"] - The "Lionheart" Collection of Great Britain and British Empire - Part IX
Publisher: Spink, London, 2019.
Auction catalogue, paperback, illustrated, 79 pages, in Very Good condition.
Very well illustrated in colour.
£7.50Quantity:

"Chartwell" [Cripps, Sir Humphrey] - The Chartwell Collection Vol. 1: British Empire
"Chartwell" [Cripps, Sir Humphrey] - The Chartwell Collection
Vol. 1: British Empire

Publisher: Spink, London, 2011.
Auction catalogue, paperback, illustrated, 70 pages, with the prices realised, slightest shelfwear to the covers else in Very Good condition.
Catalogue of this already legendary sale of classic British Empire. Featuring magnificent Mauritius (including a "Post Office Mauritius"), Bermuda, Virgin Islands and New Zealand. Very well illustrated in colour.
£9.50Quantity:

Lowe, Robson - The De La Rue Punch Book
Lowe, Robson - The De La Rue Punch Book
Publisher: The Royal Philatelic Society London, 1987.
Paperback, illustrated, 23 pages, tiny mark to front cover else in Very Good condition.
Monograph published by the RPSL commemorating the donation of the De La Rue collection of punch dies to the RPSL museum. Illustrated with black & white photos.
£9.00Quantity:

Parmenter, John - GB Used Abroad: Cancellations and Postal Markings
Parmenter, John - GB Used Abroad: Cancellations and Postal Markings
Publisher: The Postal History Society, 1993.
First edition, large format hardback, illustrated, xxviii + 344 pages, spine slightly sunned, slight wear to top of spine and some dusty finger-marks to upper page-edges, internally clean, in Good condition.
The first edition of the definitive handbook on the cancellations and other postal markings used on British stamps abroad. Long out of print.
£35.00Quantity:

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, a couple of tiny short tears to the price-clipped dustwrapper 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.
£45.00Quantity:

De Worms, Percy - Perkins Bacon Records
De Worms, Percy - Perkins Bacon Records
Publisher: The Royal Philatelic Society, London, 1953.
In two volumes, hardback, original blue cloth gilt, top-edges gilt, dustwrappers, xxviii + vi + 867 pages + 50 b/w plates, a few tiny short tears to dustwrapper edges, occasional light marks to the dustwrappers, light corner-creases to first few pages, else in Very Good condition.
The stamp production records of Perkins Bacon, edited with commentary by Percy De Worms. A monumental work, illustrated with 50 black & white plates of die proofs, designs etc. A classic reference work.
£120.00Quantity:

de Cock, André - Les Bureaux de Poste Anglais à l
de Cock, André - Les Bureaux de Poste Anglais à l'étranger et leurs oblitérations
Publisher: privately published, Brussels, 1940.
Paperback (card covers), illustrated, 64 pages, text in French, spine rubbed, slight creasing to lower edge of front cover and a few pages, corner-creasing to some pages and to front cover with tiny amount of loss, in Good condition.
Limited edition of 150 copies only. Illustrated with 144 postmark illustrations and black & white photo-plates of covers. Very scarce handbook on "GB used abroad".
£120.00Quantity:

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:

Potter, W.J.W. and Shelton, Lt.-Col. R.C.M. - The Printings of King George VI Colonial Stamps In Table Form
Potter, W.J.W. and Shelton, Lt.-Col. R.C.M. - The Printings of King George VI Colonial Stamps
In Table Form

Publisher: Stamp Collecting Ltd., London, 1952.
Large format paperback (cloth-covered card covers), illustrated, viii + 70 pages, corners slightly rubbed, slight wear to spine, in Good condition.
Useful, detailed handbook. Scarce.
£30.00Quantity:

["Lionheart"] - Specimen Stamps of the British Empire The "Lionheart" Collection
["Lionheart"] - Specimen Stamps of the British Empire
The "Lionheart" Collection

Publisher: Spink, London, 2013.
Auction catalogue, paperback, illustrated, 69 pages, in Very Good condition.
Very well illustrated in colour.
£8.50Quantity:

[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.
£9.50Quantity:

Lowe, Robson - The Encyclopaedia of British Empire Postage Stamps 1639-1952, Vol. V The Empire in North America
Lowe, Robson - The Encyclopaedia of British Empire Postage Stamps 1639-1952, Vol. V The Empire in North America
Publisher: Robson Lowe, London, 1973.
Hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, xvi + 760 pages, binding a little shaken with hint of spine-lean, pages clean and bright, in Good condition.
Fifth volume in the unparalleled series of great use to British Empire collectors. 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, British North America, including postal rates, handstamps, cancellations, etc. Well illustrated throughout, including several colour plates. For collectors of British North America this should be a "must".
£35.00Quantity:

Armstrong, Douglas B. and Greenwood, Chas. H. - War Stamps of the Allies 1914-1920 An Historical Record
Armstrong, Douglas B. and Greenwood, Chas. H. - War Stamps of the Allies 1914-1920
An Historical Record

Publisher: D. Field, London, nd (circa 1921).
Paperback, 96 pages + xvi plates, slight wear to edges of the covers, covers a little toned, in Good condition.
Very scarce book on World War I issues of the Allies, including Togoland, Bushire, Salonika, Long Island, Mafia Island, etc, etc.
£20.00Quantity:

- Robson Lowe Specialised Stamp Sales
British Empire

Publisher: Robson Lowe, London, & Bermuda, 1975.
Seventeen auction catalogues bound in one volume, privately bound in grey cloth gilt, with all the prices realised, slight marks to the spine else in Very Good condition.
Bound volume of Robson Lowe British Empire sales, bound with three Great Britain sales, and a Robson Lowe Bermuda sale of USA. Including the "Chadwick" Ship Letters of the British Isles, specialised Dominica, the "Hicks" Bermuda, Great Britain Die Proofs & Imprimaturs, etc. [click "next" for more images]
£50.00Quantity:

- Robson Lowe Specialised Stamp Sales
British Empire

Publisher: Robson Lowe, London & Basel, 1968-69.
Sixteen auction catalogues bound in one volume, Robson Lowe house binding, original publisher's red cloth gilt binding, prices realised in pocket at rear, in Very Good condition.
Rare 'house-bound' volume of British Empire sales. Strong in Australasia, including the "Chalon" collection of New Zealand, "White" Tasmania, etc, also British West Indies including the "Heathcote" collection, British North America including "Hewitt" and "Glassco" collections. [click "Next" for more images]
£120.00Quantity:

- Robson Lowe Auctions
Great Britain and British Empire

Publisher: Robson Lowe, London, 1965-1967.
Eighteen Speialised Stamp Auctions bound in one volume, quarter leather binding, gilt lettering to spine, 16 with prices realised (one prices realised is a photocopy), gilt initials of previous owner at foot of spine, slight wear to spine, in Good condition.
Bound volume of GB and British Empire sales, including Indian & Indian Native States Specialised Stamp Sale, "Dawson" India, "Beaumont Victoriana", "Lockwood" Great Britain, "Gill" Canada, "Currie" New Zealand, St Vincent Specialised Stamp Sale, etc. A fine selection of some important sales. [click "Next" for more images]
£95.00Quantity:

[Ibbotson, Peter] - British Commonwealth Postage Stamps featuring the Peter Ibbotson, F.R.P.S.,L. Collection of Mauritius
[Ibbotson, Peter] - British Commonwealth Postage Stamps featuring the Peter Ibbotson, F.R.P.S.,L. Collection of Mauritius
Publisher: Phillips, London, 1992.
Auction catalogue, paperback, illustrated, 45 pages, in Very Good condition.
Scarce catalogue featuring 212 lots of Mauritius.
£7.50Quantity:

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.
£40.00Quantity:

 - The Queen
- The Queen's Stamps
Publisher: , 2002.
Paperback, illustrated, 40 pages, in Very Good condition.
Colour brochure to accompany the Travelling Exhibition of the Royal Philatelic Collection.
£7.50Quantity:

 - Revenue Stamps of the World
- Revenue Stamps of the World
Publisher: Spink, London, 2017.
Auction catalogue, paperback, illustrated, 162 pages, in Very Good condition.
Impressive catalogue of adhesive revenue stamps. Mainly Great Britain and British Empire, including Part II of the "Oryx" collection of South West Africa Revenues, and strong sections of Basutoland, Bechuanaland, Cape of Good Hope, Mauritius, etc. Well illustrated in colour.
£10.00Quantity:

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