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 - U.S. Official Postal Guide, July 1951 Part 1 Domestic
- U.S. Official Postal Guide, July 1951
Part 1 Domestic

Publisher: US Post Office Dept., Washington DC, 1951.
Hardback, original grey cloth, vii + 784 pages, some foxing to spine and to upper page-edges, slight bump to corner of rear cover, in Good condition.
Includes extensive Post Office listings.
£20.00Quantity:

 - Local Postage Stamps of the World Stanley Gibbons, Ltd., Priced Catalogue Part III
- Local Postage Stamps of the World
Stanley Gibbons, Ltd., Priced Catalogue Part III

Publisher: Stanley Gibbons Ltd., London, 1899.
Twelfth edition, hardback, illustrated, xxxvi + 122 pages + publisher's adverts, some slight soiling to covers, spine toned, endpapers lightly toned, previous owner's ink-stamp to front endpaper, stamp-hinge marks to margin of one page, ink annotations to some pages, in Good condition.
The first (and only) edition of the Stanley Gibbons Catalogue of Local Postage Stamps, including Russian Zemstvos, US Locals, etc. Locals were dropped from the SG catalogues after this. Rare and sought after.
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Salles, Raymond - La Poste Maritime Française Tome IV Les Paquebots de l
Salles, Raymond - La Poste Maritime Française
Tome IV Les Paquebots de l'Atlantique Nord, Antilles-Amérique Centrale et Pacifique Sud, États-Unis

Publisher: privately published by the author, 1965.
First edition, paperback (cloth-covered card covers), illustrated, 301 pages, text in French, ex libris Harry Sutherland with his bookplate inside front cover, also ex-National Archives of Canada with their bookplate inside front cover and library label to spine, pages very lightly tanned, spine very slightly rubbed, in Good condition.
Fourth volume in the classic encyclopedia of French maritime postal services. Profusely illustrated with postmark illustrations and maps.
£24.00Quantity:

 - Hawaii, United States Possessions and Post Offices Abroad
- Hawaii, United States Possessions and Post Offices Abroad
Publisher: Robert A. Siegel, New York, 1997.
Auction catalogue, paperback, illustrated, 86 pages, in Very Good condition.
Well illustrated in black & white and with sixteen pages of colour plates.
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[Dale/Lichtenstein] - The Louise Boyd Dale and Alfred F. Lichtenstein Collections, Sale Twenty-Two United States, British Commonwealth, German States & Foreign
[Dale/Lichtenstein] - The Louise Boyd Dale and Alfred F. Lichtenstein Collections, Sale Twenty-Two
United States, British Commonwealth, German States & Foreign

Publisher: Harmers, New York, 1992.
Auction catalogue, paperback, illustrated, 32 pages, with the prices realised, mild shelfwear else in Very Good condition.
The twenty-second sale catalogue of one of the greatest collections ever formed, featuring USA, Cape of Good Hope, German States, etc. Illustrated in black & white, and with two pages of colour. Scarce.
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Morris, Reg and Payne, Robert J. - The Barry Story Volumes 1-3
Morris, Reg and Payne, Robert J. - The Barry Story
Volumes 1-3

Publisher: privately published, 1988-89.
Large format paperback, circa 500 pages in total, illustrated, spines slightly sunned, upper edges slightly dusty, a few blemishes, internally clean, in Good condition
Complete set of three volumes covering the Life, Times, Machines & Postal Markings of William Barry; The Catalog of Oval and Circle Postmarks, Slogans and Service Markings; The Catalog of Rectilinear Markings and Index.
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Carr, Clark E. - The Railway Mail Service Its Origin and Development
Carr, Clark E. - The Railway Mail Service
Its Origin and Development

Publisher: A.C. McClurg & Co., Chicago, 1909.
First edition, hardback, paper covered card covers, 48 pages + plates, ex-library with "Library of Parliament" handwritten in ink to front and rear covers, library label to front cover, National Library of Canada bookplates to front endpapers, in Good condition.
Scarce first edition.
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Woodward, P.H. - The Secret Service of the Post Office Department
Woodward, P.H. - The Secret Service of the Post Office Department
Publisher: Sanford J. Durst, New York, 1978.
Reprint, hardback, 583 pages, illustrated, ex-Canada Postal Museum with library label to spine, bookplate inside front cover and library pocket inside rear cover, tiny mark to page fore-edges, else in Very Good condition.
Reprint of the work originally published in 1886, illustrated with numerous engravings.
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Rich, Wesley Everett - The History of the United States Post Office to the Year 1829
Rich, Wesley Everett - The History of the United States Post Office to the Year 1829
Publisher: Harvard University Press, Cambridge, USA, 1924.
First edition, hardback, vii + 190 pages, ex-Canada Postal Museum with library label to spine and library bookplates to the front endpapers, small repair to title-page, else in Very Good condition.
Harvard Economic Studies Vol. XXVII. History of the US Post Office from the beginning of the Colonial Post up to 1829.
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Granville, Joseph Ensign - Price Predictions
Granville, Joseph Ensign - Price Predictions
Publisher: H.L. Lindquist, New York, 1947.
Third edition, two volumes, hardback, 174 + 94 pages, ex-Canada National Postal Museum with library label to spine/front covers, bookplate inside front covers and library pockets inside rear covers, also ex-RPSL Library with library bookplate to front free-endpapers, else in Very Good condition.
Price predictions for the next five years for United States Commemoratives and Airmail stamps. Volume II contains all the supplementary mathematical tables and analyses.
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 - Official Documents of the Post Office Department of the Confederate States of America
- Official Documents of the Post Office Department of the Confederate States of America
Publisher: Theron Wierenga, Michigan, 1979.
Two volumes, hardback, circa 400+ pages + folding table in pocket, ex-Canada National Postal Museum with library labels to spines, bookplate inside front covers and library pockets inside rear covers, else in Very Good condition.
Scarce reprint of important Confederate States postal documents.
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Grant, Robert W. - The Handbook of Civil War Patriotic Envelopes and Postal History Volume 1
Grant, Robert W. - The Handbook of Civil War Patriotic Envelopes and Postal History
Volume 1

Publisher: privately published, 1977.
Looseleaf pages in binder, circa 250 pages, illustrated, ex-Canada National Postal Museum with library label to spine and bookplate inside front cover, else in Very Good condition.
Large, well illustrated work.
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Staff, Frank - The Transatlantic Mail
Staff, Frank - The Transatlantic Mail
Publisher: Quarterman Publications, 1980.
Second edition, hardback, original blue cloth binding, dustwrapper, illustrated, 191 pages, a tiny short tear to edge of dustwrapper, some toning to the dustwrapper and to page-edges, binding very slightly warped, in Good condition.
The classic work on the development of the transatlantic mail services. It covers the history of the rivalry for supremacy of the Atlantic that developed between Britain and America, the beginning of the pioneer steamship services, and the struggle for the much coveted mail contracts. With authoritative lists of all the regular mail carrying ships, postal rates, and other useful information. Well illustrated with maps, Post Office notices, illustrations of sailing packets and early steamships, and illustrations of postal markings. This remains one of the standard handbooks on the Transatlantic Mails.
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 - A Wartime History of the Post Office Department 1939-1945
- A Wartime History of the Post Office Department
1939-1945

Publisher: The Printer's Stone, NY, circa 1990.
Large format paperback (laminated card covers), comb-bound, xvi + 277 pages, very slight wear to the edges of the covers, a little foxing to the page-edges, in Good condition.
Postilion Series of Primary Sources, U.S. Section, Volume 2. Scarce reprint of the Report originally published by the US Postmaster General in 1951.
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[Landini, Adriano] - Fine Covers of the World The Adriano Landini Collection
[Landini, Adriano] - Fine Covers of the World
The Adriano Landini Collection

Publisher: Spink, London, 2012.
Auction catalogue, paperback, illustrated, 89 pages, text in English, with the prices realised, slight corner-creasing else in Very Good condition.
Catalogue of the collection of fine and unusual classic era covers of the world, featuring GB used abroad, Italy & Italian States, USA, etc, etc.
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Cockrill, Philip - United States Seapost Cancellations Part I Transatlantic Routes & Part II Trans-Pacific, Central & South American Routes
Cockrill, Philip - United States Seapost Cancellations
Part I Transatlantic Routes & Part II Trans-Pacific, Central & South American Routes

Publisher: Privately published, nd.
The two booklets bound in one volume, publisher's library edition, in dark green full leather binding with gold tooling, raised bands and leather labels to spine, illustrated, 84 + 88 pages, a few blemishes to the covers, some slight foxing to card covers and page edges, in Good condition.
The rare "Library Edition".
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Graham, Richard B. - United States Postal History Sampler
Graham, Richard B. - United States Postal History Sampler
Publisher: Linn's Stamp News, USA, 1992.
Large format paperback (pictorial card covers), illustrated, vi + 186 pages, ex American Stamp Club of GB with their library label to title-page, covers a little rubbed at edges and slightly creased, in Good condition.
An excellent overview of American postal history. Well illustrated in black & white.
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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.
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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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Kay, John L. and Smith, Chester M. Jr. - New Jersey Postal History The Post Offices and First Postmasters from 1776-1976
Kay, John L. and Smith, Chester M. Jr. - New Jersey Postal History
The Post Offices and First Postmasters from 1776-1976

Publisher: Quarterman, 1977.
Hardback, dustwrapper, 199 pages, ex-National Archives of Canada Library with label to spine and bookplate inside front cover, edges of dustwrapper slightly chipped, slight signs of spine-lean, in Good condition.

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