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COLLECTING AIR MAIL: USEFUL INTRODUCTION
Country: USA
Condition: COLLECTING AIR MAIL: USEFUL INTRODUCTION
Description: Collecting Air Mail Edited by Cheryl Ganz. A twenty-six page booklet describing the joys of collecing Air Mail stamps and postal history. BASICS COLLECTING COVERS AIR MAIL STAMPS LITERATURE PIONEER PERIOD DEVELOPMENTAL & MODERN PERIOD COLLECTING BY COUNTRIES, ROUTE, AIRLINE VIA BALLOON VIA ZEPPELIN GLIDER, ROCKET, RECOVERED MAIL AIRCRAFT ON STAMPS AVIATORS ASTROPHILATELY EXHIBITING GLOSSARY MOST USEFUL Booklet (8.5" x 11") 26 PAGES 8" x 11"
Price: $14.00
Item Id #004148    See Details...
USA AIR MAIL CATALOGUE VOLUME I 6th EDITION 517 page
Condition: USA AIR MAIL CATALOGUE VOLUME I 6th EDITION 517 page
Description: American Air Mail Catalogue, Sixth Edition, 1998 Volume One consists of 517 pages of listings of: U.S. Pioneer Covers - 1910-1916, U.S. Governmental Flight Covers, U.S. Air Express Covers, Crash Covers, Airport Dedication Covers & Mexico First Flight Covers - 1917-1939 All newly-discovered airmail items as well as all new material since the last edition have been included. This catalogue is profusely illustrated and nearly all items are valued or priced. A TRULY ESSENTIAL BOOK FOR THE AIR MAIL COLLECTOR Very Heavy to ship
Price: $69.00
Item Id #004151    See Details...
USA AIR MAIL CATALOGUE VOLUME 5 5th EDITION 571 page
Country: USA
Condition: USA AIR MAIL CATALOGUE VOLUME 5 5th EDITION 571 page
Description: American Air Mail Catalogue, Fifth Edition (last edition) Volume Five consists of 571 pages listing U.S. Air Mail Stamps, U.S. Jet Flights, U.S. Souvenir Historical Flights, Alaska, Ryukyu and Cuba Flights, DO-X Flights, U.S. Glider & Helicopter Flights, Supersonic Flights, and United Nations Air Stamps and Postal Stationery. Half of this book is new material in seven new sections. A complete 66-page index to the entire set of five Volumes ends this volume. All newly-discovered airmail items as well as all new material since the last edition have been included. This catalogue is profusely illustrated and nearly all items are valued or priced. A TRULY ESSENTIAL BOOK FOR THE AIR MAIL COLLECTOR Very Heavy to ship
Price: $59.00
Item Id #004176    See Details...
AIRSHIPS OF THE ARCTIC by Duggan 308 pages A4 size HB
Condition: AIRSHIPS OF THE ARCTIC by Duggan 308 pages A4 size HB
Description: NOT A PHILATELIC BOOK -- A truly important book replete with excellent illustrations and well researched - English text - deals with the history of this airship and gives many details about its flights - 308 pages HARDBOUND, A4 size high quality printing - --- Valuable source of information for the specialised collector. Written by a philatelist, this book is an absolute must for the specialist. This books examines the political, commercial; and personal stories that lie behind airship flights within the Arctic Circle; it goes far beyond a description of the flights themselves. It deals with flights from 1799 to 1931. VERY HEAVY BOOK WE SHIP WORLDWIDE
Price: $99.00
Item Id #004177    See Details...
AIRMAIL MILITARY MAIL Germany Austria France ONLY ONE COPY
Condition: AIRMAIL MILITARY MAIL Germany Austria France ONLY ONE COPY
Description: WHOLE WORLD AIR MAIL MILITARY MAIL By Clement IN GERMAN - 1981 Photocopy Reprint, perfect bound, 160 pages, many illustrations, most countries represented, includes EVALUATIONS PRICES - very rare book - good condition - -
Price: $49.00
Item Id #004198    See Details...
GRAF ZEPPELIN IN AUSTRIA by Duggan 80 pages OUT OF PRINT
Country: AUSTRIA
Condition: GRAF ZEPPELIN IN AUSTRIA by Duggan 80 pages OUT OF PRINT
Description: A truly important book (82 pages) replete with excellent illustrations -- well researched - English text - this book is an absolute must for the specialist. Examines flights from 1929 to 1931 in great detail including postal rates, postmarks and cachets, flight routes etc. Much information not found elsewhere: highly recommended.
Price: $29.00
Item Id #004203    See Details...
BALLONS MONTES 1870 FRANCE BY LHERITIER 2000 edition HARDBOUND
Country: FRANCE
Condition: BALLONS MONTES 1870 FRANCE BY LHERITIER 2000 edition HARDBOUND
Description: BALLONS MONTES * BOULES DE MOULINS * PARIS 1870 VALUES & REFERENCES BY GERARD LHERITIER Cotations des Ballons montés, Boules de Moulins, Pigeongrammes et Papillons de Metz. 2000 EDITION in FRENCH * ENGLISH * ITALIAN * GERMAN * SPANISH COLOR ILLUSTRATIONS THROUGHOUT DETAILED MARKET VALUE INFORMATION 432 pages HARDBOUND, LAVISH PRODUCTION * AMAZING BOOK USED VERY FINE LIKE NEW (ALMOST) VERY HEAVY BOOK TO SHIP Préface de Piccard. Editions Aristophil, Paris Mai 2000 - Volume in-8 (18,5x27,5cm) Reliure cartonnée pleine toile noire, 432 pages + glossaire remplié en fin d'ouvrage. Nombreuses illustrations nb et couleurs hors-texte. Cartes, dont une en double-page des lieux d'atterrissage des ballons. Tableaux de cotations. Classifications avec historiques de 67 Ballons, dates et ordre de départ ; Classifications des Aéronautes et passagers par ordre alphabétique ; par critères de rareté ; par poids. - Impression sur papier couché. Edition en 5 langues. Bel exemplaire.‎ CONTENTS: Ballons Montés (Introduction - Un pont aérien - Les Ballons de la liberté - Le "Ville d'Orléans" - Les Gravilliers - Reconnaître et évaluer un Ballon Monté - Valeurs et références). - / Papillons de Metz - / Boules de Moulins - Destinations exceptionnelles - Circulaires - Journaux - Journaux-Lettres - Correspondances de Presse - Formules lettres et cartes postales - Affranchissements rares et exceptionnels - Cachets oblitérants - Cachets de la Poste Militaire - Cachets annexes de la Poste Militaire - Cachets annexes Civiles - Réexpéditions avec affranchissements mixtes - Griffes ou cachets de transit ou d'arrivée - Pigeongrammes - Lettres par passeurs - Cotations 1934 - La Quinzaine philatélique - Lexique philatélique - Glossaire.‎ NOT TO BE MISSED!!! ESSENTIAL BIBLIOGRAPHIC REFERENCE FOR THE SERIOUS COLLECTOR
Price: $135.00
Item Id #004226    See Details...
ZEPPELIN MAIL ITALY VATICAN SAN MARINO COLONIES new!
Condition: ZEPPELIN MAIL ITALY VATICAN SAN MARINO COLONIES new!
Description: ZEPPELIN MAIL OF ITALY 1929-1939 ITALY ITALIAN COLONIES SAN MARINO VATICAN By Fiorenzo Longhi Hardbound, 306 Pages (21 x 30 cm), illustrated throughout in Colour IN ITALIAN & ENGLISH with market prices for each and every item/combination etc * A JOY FOR THE EYES AND THE MIND * WHEN YOU SEE THE QUALITY & CONTENT YOU FORGET THE PRICE SIMPLY INDISPENSABLE VERY VERY VERY HEAVY TO SHIP * WE SHIP ONLY BY AIRMAIL (allow 20 to 30 days delivery to USA and 4 to 8 weeks for postal delivery for other destinations)
Price: $248.00
Item Id #011485    See Details...
CANADA NEWFOUNDLAND AIRMAILS handbook catalogue
Country: CANADA
Condition: CANADA NEWFOUNDLAND AIRMAILS handbook catalogue
Description: BRAND NEW COPY! Heavy book to ship!! This is a 552 page catalogue covering all aspects of Canadian aerophilately. The topics covered are:Pioneer Flights, SCADTA, Semi-Officials, Airships, Government & other 1st Flight covers 1926-1997 (including historical flights, airport dedications & commemorative flights), Crash Covers, Balloon Flights, Helicopters, Anniversary covers, Canadian Forces & Canadian Warplane Heritage covers, Aerogrammes, Canadian Forces Air Letter Sheets, Airport & Air Mail Field Cancellations, Air Mail Rates, Air Mail Endorsements, Jusqu'a Markings, Astrophilately, Newfoundland Stamps & Covers, Listings of Air Mail Pilots, and a Bibliography. Hardbound - fantastic book
Price: $90.00
Item Id #011922    See Details...
USA PIONEER AIRMAILS - beautiful book, hardbound
Country: USA
Condition: USA PIONEER AIRMAILS - beautiful book, hardbound
Description: The Pioneer Airplane Mails of the United States by Thomas J. O'Sullivan. This 346 page book is the most comprehensive study of U.S. Pioneer airmail flights and mail. It covers 99 different mail-carrying flights during the period between 1910 and 1916. four of which have not yet been included in the American Air Mail Catalogue. In its five chapters, the author provides details of the pioneer flights, their pilots and experiences, and the mail they carried. The book is replete with 273 illustrations of old news accounts, aircraft and covers.
Price: $43.00
Item Id #012044    See Details...
GRAF ZEPPELIN IN OESTERREICH by Duggan in German
Country: AUSTRIA
Condition: GRAF ZEPPELIN IN OESTERREICH by Duggan in German
Description: A Special Item FROM THE ANTIQUARIAN & MODERNARIAN OF POSTAL HISTORY & PHILATELY A truly important book replete with excellent illustrations -- well researched - GERMAN text - this book is an absolute must for the specialist. Examines flights from 1929 to 1931 in great detail including postal rates, postmarks and cachets, flight routes etc. Much information not found elsewhere: highly recommended.
Price: $32.00     Sale Price! $30.00
Item Id #012067    See Details...
AIR DELIVERY OF NEWSPAPER GAZZETTA DEL POPOLO * ROME 1934 rare
Country: ITALY
Condition: AIR DELIVERY OF NEWSPAPER GAZZETTA DEL POPOLO * ROME 1934 rare
Description: 1934 TESTATA COMPLETA GAZZETTA DEL POPOLO 9 GENNAIO 1934 (grande frammento a striscia della sola testata, come di consueto) bollo verde in cartella TRASPORTATO PER VIA AEREA DALLA NAVIGAZIONE AEREA S.A. SEDE IN ROMA [Catalogo Longhi 4077] ottima qualita' e raro **** 1934 GAZZETTA DEL POPOLO MASTHEAD, complete clipping of Masthead with green boxed handstamp TRASPORTATO PER VIA AEREA DALLA NAVIGAZIONE AEREA S.A. SEDE IN ROMA [Longhi catalogue 4077] AIR TRANSPORTED BY AIRLINE NAVIGAZIONE AEREA S.A. ROME HDQ - excellent quality seldom seen
Price: $160.00
Item Id #013221    See Details...
GERMANY ZEPPELIN AIR MAIL OLYMPIA FAHRT Olympics 1936
Country: GERMANY
Condition: GERMANY ZEPPELIN AIR MAIL OLYMPIA FAHRT Olympics 1936
Description: OLYMPIA FAHRT 1936 BY JOHN DUGGAN, 2000 In English & German 46 pages, 6" x 8" illustrated throughout VERY EASY TO USE Chapters include: THE FLIGHT THE MAIL APPENDIXES VERY USEFUL BOOK, indispensible reference
Price: $39.00     Sale Price! $34.00
Item Id #014516    See Details...
LZ129 HINDENBURG THE COMPLETE STORY by Duggan 290 pp
Condition: LZ129 HINDENBURG THE COMPLETE STORY by Duggan 290 pp
Description: A truly important book replete with excellent illustrations and well researched - English text - deals with the history of this airship and gives many details about its flights - 290 pages --- Valuable source of information for the specialised collector. Written by a philatelist, this book is an absolute must for the specialist. WE SHIP WORLDWIDE
Price: $65.00     Sale Price! $59.00
Item Id #014517    See Details...