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Wasenden, Wilfred - Postgangen fra Norge til Utlandet i Perioden 1855-1890 Register over Frankerte Postforsendelser
Wasenden, Wilfred - Postgangen fra Norge til Utlandet i Perioden 1855-1890
Register over Frankerte Postforsendelser

Publisher: Wennergren-Cappelen, Oslo, 1994.
Paperback, 146 pages, text in Norwegian, in Very Good condition.
Comprehensive listing of Norwegian letters to overseas destinations in the classic period.
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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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Boulad d
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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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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Ringström, S. and Tester, H.E. - The Private Ship Letter Stamps of the World Part 1 The Caribbean
Ringström, S. and Tester, H.E. - The Private Ship Letter Stamps of the World
Part 1 The Caribbean

Publisher: privately published, 1976.
Hardback, dustwrapper, 166 pages, illustrated in b/w and colour and with six facsimile sheets of the La Guaira Centavo issue, with the separate priced catalogue loosely inserted, in Very Good condition.
Superb handbook.
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Ringström, S. and Tester, H.E. - The Private Ship Letter Stamps of the World Part 1 The Caribbean
Ringström, S. and Tester, H.E. - The Private Ship Letter Stamps of the World
Part 1 The Caribbean

Publisher: privately published, 1976.
Hardback, dustwrapper, 166 pages, illustrated in b/w and colour and with six facsimile sheets of the La Guaira Centavo issue, with the separate priced catalogue loosely inserted. L.N. Williams' copy with a signed dedication to him from Ringström on title-page, plus several letters from the author to Williams and b/w photographs of stamps from Williams' collection used in the book and subsequently returned by the author, a few short tears to the dustwrapper else in Very Good condition.
A nice association copy of this superb handbook.
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 - P. & O. and the Eastern Mail Service
- P. & O. and the Eastern Mail Service
Publisher: P & O, nd [circa 1929].
Paperback (card covers), illustrated, 18 pages, in Very Good condition.
Brochure outlining the history of P & O's connection with the Eastern Mail Service. No publishing details, but probably published by P & O in about 1929. Well illustrated in black & white. Rare.
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Stone, Robert G. - A Caribbean Neptune: The Maritime Postal Communications of the Greater and Lesser Antilles in the 19th Century
Stone, Robert G. - A Caribbean Neptune:
The Maritime Postal Communications of the Greater and Lesser Antilles in the 19th Century

Publisher: The Philatelic Foundation, New York, 1993.
Hardback, illustrated, xxi + 357 pages, slight warping (bend) to the covers, pages fine, in Good condition.
An excellent postal history study of the maritime mails serving Cuba, Puerto Rico and St. Thomas, including British, Spanish and French Packets, etc. Well illustrated.
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Bayley, Edmund A. - The History of the Post Offices in Barbados
Bayley, Edmund A. - The History of the Post Offices in Barbados
Publisher: privately published, 2009.
Large hardback, illustrated, xiii + 395 pages, tiny bump to one corner of the front cover, else in Very Good condition.
No. 26 of a limited edition of 500 copies. A superb handbook on the postal history, post offices and postal services of Barbados.
£60.00Quantity:

Crabb, George - The History and Postal History of Tristan da Cunha
Crabb, George - The History and Postal History of Tristan da Cunha
Publisher: privately published, 1980.
First edition, large format paperback, plastic comb binding, 347 pages, plus Addenda/Errata page loosely inserted, some slight wear to the edges of the covers and slight dusty marks to page-edges, in Good condition.
A major work on the postal history and general history of the Colony. Well illustrated.
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Bergier, Joseph - La Grande Pêche Le Courrier de la Grande Pêche Terre-Neuve, Groenland & Islande
Bergier, Joseph - La Grande Pêche
Le Courrier de la Grande Pêche Terre-Neuve, Groenland & Islande

Publisher: Les Feuilles Marcophiles, Paris, 1992.
Large hardback, original red cloth, no dustwrapper, illustrated, viii + 244 pages, text in French, signed dedication from the author to the previous owner at front, in Very Good condition.
The postal history of French fishermen's mails in the North Atlantic. Well illustrated in black & white, and with six pages of colour illustrations.
£35.00Quantity:

Moubray, Jane & Michael - British Letter Mail to Overseas Destinations 1840-1875
Moubray, Jane & Michael - British Letter Mail to Overseas Destinations 1840-1875
Publisher: The Royal Philatelic Society, London, 1992.
First edition, large hardback, illustrated, xxxii + 512 pages + 2 colour plates, obvious spine-lean (spine-roll), a Good working copy.
First edition of the major work on the subject. With extensive tables of rates explaining the complexities of the different rates in detail. An important handbook. Scarce and sought after.
£95.00Quantity:

Tabeart, Colin - Australia New Zealand UK Mails Volume 2, 1881-1900 Rates, Routes and Ships Out and Home
Tabeart, Colin - Australia New Zealand UK Mails Volume 2, 1881-1900
Rates, Routes and Ships Out and Home

Publisher: privately published, 2011.
First edition, large hardback, illustrated, vi + 410 pages, in Very Good condition.
A detailed handbook of rates and routes.
£60.00Quantity:

Arnell, J.C. - Atlantic Mails A history of the mail service between Great Britain and Canada to 1889
Arnell, J.C. - Atlantic Mails
A history of the mail service between Great Britain and Canada to 1889

Publisher: National Postal Museum, Ottawa, 1980.
Large hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, xii + 412 pages, dustwrapper creased and rubbed at edges, a little foxing to top page-edges, in Good condition.
Excellent handbook. Illustrated in colour.
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Winter, Richard F. - Understanding Transatlantic Mail Volume 2
Winter, Richard F. - Understanding Transatlantic Mail
Volume 2

Publisher: American Philatelic Society, 2009.
Large hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, xxvi + 574 pages + cd-rom in pocket at end, in Very Good condition.
Detailed handbook on maritime rates and postal markings. This second volume covers the mails between the US and Hamburg, Belgium, Netherlands, North German Confederation and Switzerland.
£75.00Quantity:

Rousselin, Raymond - L
Rousselin, Raymond - L'Acheminement des Correspondances entre Le Havre et les Pays d'Outre-Mer
Des Origines à la Moitié du 19me Siècle

Publisher: privately published, Le Havre, 1957.
Paperback, illustrated, 100 pages, text in French, slight toning to the covers, very slight corner-crease to front cover, else in Very Good condition.
No. 127 of 150 numbered copies. Scarce work on maritime postal history and postal markings of Le Havre.
£30.00Quantity:

Stitt Dibden, W.G. - The Additional Halfpenny Mail Tax 1813-1839
Stitt Dibden, W.G. - The Additional Halfpenny Mail Tax 1813-1839
Publisher: The Postal History Society, 1963.
Special Series No. 14, limited edition of 100 copies, paperback, illustrated, 77 pages + illustrations, foxing to the covers and page-edges, in Good condition.
Scarce and useful work.
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Winter, Richard F. - The Richard F. Winter Collection of U.S.-France Mails by Steamship: 1838 to General Postal Union
A Society of Postal Historians Special Issue

Publisher: Society of Postal Historians, c.1998.
Large format (A4) paperback, spiralbound, illustrated, 128 pages, in Very Good condition.
Dick Winter's Large Gold Medal display is reproduced here in black & white, providing the student of transatlantic mails with practically everything they might need to know about postal communications between the two countries in the period covered.
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Keller, Thomas - Die Verkehrsentwicklung und die Organisation der Schiffspost auf dem Zürichsee im 19. Jahrhundert
Keller, Thomas - Die Verkehrsentwicklung und die Organisation der Schiffspost auf dem Zürichsee im 19. Jahrhundert
Publisher: privately published by the author, 1994.
Hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, 248 pages, text in German, in Very Good condition.
Fine postal history study. Beautifully illustrated in colour.
£60.00Quantity:

Meyer, K.F. - Disinfected Mail
Meyer, K.F. - Disinfected Mail
Publisher: The Gossip Printery, Kansas, 1962.
Large hardback, illustrated, 341 pages, binding very slightly rubbed, in Very Good condition.
The classic handbook, an "Historical Review and tentative listing of cachets, handstamp markings, wax seals, wafer seals and manuscript certifications alphabetically arranged according to countries."
£120.00Quantity:

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