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[Baillie, Sir Gawaine] - The Philatelic Collection formed by Sir Gawaine Baillie, BT Volume V British Africa
[Baillie, Sir Gawaine] - The Philatelic Collection formed by Sir Gawaine Baillie, BT
Volume V British Africa

Publisher: Sotheby's, London, 2005.
Auction catalogue, paperback, 314 pages, colour illustrated, very slight creasing to the covers else in Very Good condition.
Fifth catalogue of the remarkable series of Gawaine Baillie sales. Includes strong British East Africa, Kenya, Mauritius, Nigerias, St. Helena, Sierra Leone, Somaliland, Zanzibar, etc.
£24.00Quantity:

[Davis, Gerald] - British Empire Stamps and Covers Featuring the Final Portion of the Gerald Davis Collection of Burma
[Davis, Gerald] - British Empire Stamps and Covers
Featuring the Final Portion of the Gerald Davis Collection of Burma

Publisher: Spink, London, 2015.
Auction catalogue, paperback, illustrated, 188 pages, crease to rear cover, in Good condition.
Large catalogue of British Empire featuring the final portion of the Gerald Davis Burma (481 lots) which includes a large section of Japanese Occupation Issues. The catalogue also features good sections of Cape of Good Hope, St Helena, Seychelles, etc. Well illustrated in colour.
£9.00Quantity:

 - The Philatelic Collectors
- The Philatelic Collectors' Series Sale
Featuring Fine British West Indies and Cape of Good Hope Postal History, The Betty Watterson Labuan, Rhodesia, South Africa, Sudan Airmails and the Dr. Alan Drysdall Library

Publisher: Spink, London, 2018.
Auction catalogue, paperback, illustrated, 203 pages, in Very Good condition.
Includes strong sections of pre-stamp postal history of Cape of Good Hope and British West Indies, Labuan proofs & essays, etc. Well illustrated in colour.
£9.50Quantity:

[Baillie, Sir Gawaine] - The Philatelic Collection formed by Sir Gawaine Baillie, BT Volume XI Missed Opportunities
[Baillie, Sir Gawaine] - The Philatelic Collection formed by Sir Gawaine Baillie, BT
Volume XI Missed Opportunities

Publisher: Sotheby's, London, 2007.
Auction catalogue, paperback, 426 pages, colour illustrated, in Very Good condition.
The final catalogue of the remarkable series of Gawaine Baillie sales featuring the unsold lots from the previous ten sales offered without reserve. Includes resumés of the highlights of the previous sales and all the prices realised for Volumes I to X.
£20.00Quantity:

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, small dent to lower edge of front cover, dusty marks/foxing to the upper page-edges, internally clean, 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".
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Horry, David - The Unissued Stamps of King George VI
Publisher: Murray Payne Ltd., Axbridge, 2000.
Hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, circa 160 pages, in VG condition.
Humorous look at fictional issues of King George VI from such far flung corners of the Empire as Bank Holiday Monday Island and the Gilbert & Sullivan Islands.
£9.50Quantity:

Antonini, E. and Grasset, Dr J. - Histoire Postale des Lacs et des Rivières du Monde (sauf USA et DDSG)
Antonini, E. and Grasset, Dr J. - Histoire Postale des Lacs et des Rivières du Monde
(sauf USA et DDSG)

Publisher: David Feldman, Geneva, 1984.
Hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, 164 pages, with separate rarity guide, text in French, short tear to dustwrapper, in Very Good condition.
An excellent handbook on the postal markings of the rivers and lakes of the world (except the USA and DDSG). Very clearly presented, and with superb illustrations and maps. An important reference work.
£30.00Quantity:

Haverbeck, H.D.S. - The Commemorative Stamps of the British Commonwealth
Haverbeck, H.D.S. - The Commemorative Stamps of the British Commonwealth
Publisher: Faber & Faber, London, 1955.
First edition, hardback, dustwrapper, 239 pages + xlvi plates, ex National Archives of Canada with label to spine and small bookplate to front pastedown-endpaper, dustwrapper a little chipped at top of spine, in Good condition.
Describes all the commemorative issues of Great Britain and the British Empire up to the end of the reign of King George VI. Scarce.
£12.00Quantity:

[Francis, Greg] - The Philatelic Collector
[Francis, Greg] - The Philatelic Collector's Series
Featuring the Award-Winning Collection of Province of Otago Postal History formed by Greg Francis, and the Cliff Wheatley Rhodesias

Publisher: Spink, London, 2014.
Auction catalogue, paperback, 242 pages, tiny corner-crease to front cover else in Very Good condition.
Large catalogue of more than 1,500 lots, featuring the superb collection of New Zealand postal history (Province of Otago), plus strong Rhodesias, classic Great Britain, etc. Well illustrated in colour.
£9.50Quantity:

Crane, A.O. - Have You Noticed?
Crane, A.O. - Have You Noticed?
Publisher: H. & A. Wallace, London, 1948.
First edition in book form, paperback, illustrated, 32 pages, slightly rusty staple else in Very Good condition.
Interesting facts about designs of British Empire stamps. Scarce.
£6.00Quantity:

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, 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.
£8.50Quantity:

Serrane, Fernand - The Serrane Guide Stamp Forgeries of the World to 1926
Serrane, Fernand - The Serrane Guide
Stamp Forgeries of the World to 1926

Publisher: The American Philatelic Society, nd (circa 1999).
Large hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, xxv + 390 pages, text in English, dustwrapper spine very slightly sunned else in Very Good condition.
English translation of the classic work on the characteristics of genuine and forged stamps of the world (Vade-Mecum du Spécialiste-Expert en Timbres-Poste) originally published in two volumes in 1927 and 1929.
£145.00Quantity:

"Pierron" - The "Pierron" Collection of British Commonwealth Missing Colours
"Pierron" - The "Pierron" Collection of British Commonwealth Missing Colours
Publisher: Spink, London, 2009.
Auction catalogue, paperback, 192 pages, minor signs of wear else in Very Good condition.
Catalogue of an impressive collection. Very well illustrated in colour.
£8.50Quantity:

Goldberg, Larry (editor) - George VI Nos. 2, 3, 6-21, 23, 24 (final issue), plus 3 special editions
Goldberg, Larry (editor) - George VI
Nos. 2, 3, 6-21, 23, 24 (final issue), plus 3 special editions

Publisher: Larry Goldberg, USA, circa 1998-2004.
23 issues, large format paperbacks, some slightly rusty staples, slight toning to edges of some issues, in Good condition.
Almost complete run (missing 4 issues only) of this excellent journal for King George VI specialists. Much excellent content on KG6 issues of the British Commonwealth. Very well illustrated in black & white and some colour.
£35.00Quantity:

- Crown Agents for the Colonies
Stamp Bulletin Nos. 72, 74-85, & 88

Publisher: Crown Agents for the Colonies, London, 1937-38.
14 issues, Manila paper covers, typed pages, not illustrated, occasional dusty marks to the covers, covers of No. 88 grubby, pages clean and bright, in Good condition.
Very rarely seen issues of this official publication announcing new stamp issues in the British Colonies during the early days of the reign of King George VI. [Click 'next' for more images]
£100.00Quantity:

["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:

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:

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:

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