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General philatelic works - Maritime
Hosking, Roger - Seaposts of the USA
Hosking, Roger - Seaposts of the USA
Publisher: TPO & Seapost Society, 2008.
Large format (A4) paperback, illustrated, 84 pages, signed dedication from Roger Hosking to the previous owner, slight corner-crease to front cover else in Very Good condition.
Very well illustrated including much in colour.
£20.00Quantity:

Hosking, Roger - The Transatlantic Post Office
Hosking, Roger - The Transatlantic Post Office
Publisher: privately published, 1979.
Large (A4) paperback, illustrated, 19 pages, signed dedication from the author to the previous owner, crease to rear cover and slight shelfwear, in Good condition.
Useful study of the joint Anglo-American sea post office service which operated between UK ports and New York from 1905 to 1914. With postmark illustrations, scarcity guide, etc.
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Pennycuick, K. - German Mailboat Services Hamburg to East Africa 1890-1914
Pennycuick, K. - German Mailboat Services
Hamburg to East Africa 1890-1914

Publisher: privately published by the author, 1977.
Paperback, illustrated, 44 pages, ex-National Philatelic Society Library with two small library stamps to first page, covers laminated with clear plastic, a Good reading copy.
Reprinted from The London Philatelist. A detailed monograph.
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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, some wear to edges of dustwrapper, dusty marks/foxing to upper page-edges, internally clean, in Good condition.
Superb handbook.
£35.00Quantity:

 - Les Feuilles Marcophiles Numéro Spécial «Philexfrance 82»
- Les Feuilles Marcophiles
Numéro Spécial «Philexfrance 82»

Publisher: L'Union Marcophile, Paris, 1982.
Large paperback, illustrated, 184 pages, text in French, in Very Good condition.
Features excellent articles, including: Les Camps de Boulogne et les Flotilles, by Jean Sénéchal; Les Communications de l'Europe avec l'Inde par les premiers paquebots à vapeur (1829-1840), by Henri Tristant, etc.
£10.00Quantity:

Starnes, Charles J. - United States Letter Rates to Foreign Destinations 1847 to GPU-UPU
Starnes, Charles J. - United States Letter Rates to Foreign Destinations
1847 to GPU-UPU

Publisher: Leonard H. Hartmann, Kentucky, 1989.
Second (revised) edition, hardback, illustrated, 176 pages, NPS library stamp to front endpaper, slight hint of a bend to the covers, in Good condition.
Detailed rate tables from the U.S. to every country in the World for all mail systems up to 1875, with appendices covering British Treaty Mail via Marseilles, French postal charges, Bremen transit charges, UPU entrance dates, etc. Well illustrated with numerous black & white photo illustrations of covers.
£25.00Quantity:

Van Vlissingen, Arthur and Waud, Morrison - New York Foreign Mail Cancellations 1870-1876
Van Vlissingen, Arthur and Waud, Morrison - New York Foreign Mail Cancellations
1870-1876

Publisher: Collectors Club of Chicago, 1968.
Hardback, illustrated, 105 pages, errata page tipped in to front endpaper, ex Canada Postal Museum with label to spine, bookplate to front pastedown endpaper and library pocket to rear endpaper, pages fine, in Good condition.
Well illustrated in black & white.
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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, dustwrapper, illustrated, viii + 244 pages, text in French, signed dedication from the author to the previous owner at front, dustwrapper stained and marked, slight spine-lean, a Good reading copy.
The postal history of French fishermen's mails in the North Atlantic. Well illustrated in black & white, and with six pages of colour illustrations.
£25.00Quantity:

Bergier, Joseph - Marques d
Bergier, Joseph - Marques d'Entrée Maritime du XVIIIème et du XIXème Siècle
et études diverses s'y rapportant, dont Taxes et mouvements portuaires de provenance ou à destination des principaux Porst d'Outremer au XVIIIe Siècle

Publisher: L'Amicale Philatélique "L'Ancre", Nantes, 1981.
Second printing, large format paperback, illustrated, circa 148 pages, text in French, ex-Canada National Postal Museum with label to spine, bookplate inside front cover and library pocket at rear, binding a little shaken with small repair to top of spine, in Good condition.
Scarce work.
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 - Mail Contract (Cape of Good Hope) Contract entered into with the Union Steam Ship Company for the Conveyance of Mails to and from the Cape of Good Hope
- Mail Contract (Cape of Good Hope)
Contract entered into with the Union Steam Ship Company for the Conveyance of Mails to and from the Cape of Good Hope

Publisher: House Of Commons, 1873.
Paperback, 12 pages, in Very Good condition.
Rare.
£25.00Quantity:

Forand, Michel and Freeland, Charles - Bermuda Mails to 1865 An Inventory of the Postal Markings
Forand, Michel and Freeland, Charles - Bermuda Mails to 1865
An Inventory of the Postal Markings

Publisher: British Caribbean Philatelic Study Group, 1995.
Paperback, illustrated, v + 118 pages, mild shelfwear to the covers else in Very Good condition.
Excellent handbook which catalogues hundreds of known covers with Bermuda postal markings.
£14.50Quantity:

Montgomery, Malcolm Beresford - The Postage Rates of the North Atlantic Mails (1635-1950) The Inland and Ocean Postage Rates Applied to Letters Between the United Kingdom and North America
Montgomery, Malcolm Beresford - The Postage Rates of the North Atlantic Mails (1635-1950)
The Inland and Ocean Postage Rates Applied to Letters Between the United Kingdom and North America

Publisher: privately published, 1991.
Large format paperback, c240 pages, mild creasing to the covers, minor shelfwear, in Good condition.
Very detailed handbook. Long out of print and scarce.
£40.00Quantity:

Julsen, Frank W. and Benders, A.M. - A Postal History of Curacao and the other Netherlands Antilles
Julsen, Frank W. and Benders, A.M. - A Postal History of Curacao
and the other Netherlands Antilles

Publisher: Van Dieten, The Hague, 1976.
Hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, 626 pages, text in English, dustwrapper rubbed and with one or two short tears, ex Canadian Postal Museum with label to spine, bookplate to front endpaper and library pocket to rear endpaper, internally clean, in Good condition.
Excellent, comprehensive handbook covering all aspects of the stamps, postmarks and postal history of the Dutch Antilles.
£40.00Quantity:

Guerra Aguiar, J.L. - Desarrollo del Correo Exterior de Cuba y sus Marcas Postales (1765-1877)
Guerra Aguiar, J.L. - Desarrollo del Correo Exterior de Cuba
y sus Marcas Postales (1765-1877)

Publisher: Museo Postal Cubano, Habana, 1973.
Paperback, 63 pages, illustrated, text in Spanish, with an English translation of the Foreword tipped in at front, ex Canadian Postal Museum with label to front cover and library bookplate inside front cover and library pocket at end, in Good condition.
Scarce work on the postal history and postal markings of Cuba's foreign mails, including postmarks of British, French & Spanish Post Offices. Illustrated in black & white.
£12.50Quantity:

Strowski, Stéphane - Les Estampilles Postales de la Grande Guerre
Publisher: Yvert & Tellier, Amiens, circa 1925.
First edition, hardback, library green cloth binding, illustrated, 386 + xiv pages, text in French, ex National Library of Canada, library binding with original paper front cover bound in, two library bookplates and few other small library marks, original paper front cover torn at edges with some loss, a Good reading copy.
Original edition of the rare classic work on French postal markings of the First World War. Includes military and naval markings, censorship, occupied territories, Prisoners of War, etc.
£35.00Quantity:

Drechsel, Edwin - Norddeutscher Lloyd Bremen 1857-1970 History - Fleet - Ship Mails, Volume One
Drechsel, Edwin - Norddeutscher Lloyd Bremen 1857-1970
History - Fleet - Ship Mails, Volume One

Publisher: Cordillera Publishing Co., Vancouver, 1994.
Large hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, xiv + 472 pages, text in English, ex National Philatelic Society Library with small library stamp to front endpaper and verso of title-page, some marks to the lower page-edges, covers somewhat warped (bowing outwards), an acceptable reading copy.
Excellent handbook. Profusely illustrated in black & white.
£26.00Quantity:

Ellott, Gerald J. - New Zealand Postal Routes & Rates Pre-1874 Volumes 1-3
Ellott, Gerald J. - New Zealand Postal Routes & Rates Pre-1874
Volumes 1-3

Publisher: The Postal History Society of New Zealand, 1986.
Complete set of three volumes, hardback, original blue cloth gilt, illustrated, many hundreds of pages, ex National Philatelic Society library with two small library marks to the front pastedown-endpaper of each volume, corner of front cover of Vol 1 very slightly bumped else in Very Good condition.
A huge work, based on the famous collection New Zealand postal history formed by the author. An essential work for the New Zealand postal historian. Rarely offered.
£240.00Quantity:

Chauvet, Michèle - Les Relations de la France avec l
Chauvet, Michèle - Les Relations de la France avec l'Espagne de 1660 à 1849
Publisher: Brun & Fils, 2002.
La Poste Internationale Tome 2. Large format (A4) paperback, illustrated, 286 pages, text in French, a few tiny marks to the covers, slight creasing to the covers and page-edges, inscription to previous owner to title-page signed by the author (?), in Good condition.
An important work on the postal history of the mails between France and Spain prior to the introduction of adhesive postage stamps in France. Very scarce and sought after.
£60.00Quantity:

[Rosenthal, Salomon] - The Salomon Rosenthal Collection of Mexican Maritime Mail
[Rosenthal, Salomon] - The Salomon Rosenthal Collection of Mexican Maritime Mail
Publisher: Cherrystone, New York, 2008.
Auction catalogue, paperback, illustrated, 140 pages, text in English, mild creasing else in Very Good condition.
Superb catalogue of Mexican maritime postal history (1774-1879) carried by Spanish, British, French and American ships
£12.00Quantity:

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 dusty marks/foxing to upper page-edges, internally clean, in 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.
£40.00Quantity:

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