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BERMUDA GEORGE VI 12/6 PERF 14 GEOSIX BOOK rare
Condition: BERMUDA GEORGE VI 12/6 PERF 14 GEOSIX BOOK rare
Description: IN ENGLISH SPIRAL BOUND, 38 PAGES PLUS 4 PLATES WITH ILLUSTRATIONS FIRST & ONLY EDITION 1989 very elusive book USED with minor signs of shelf life, very fine & recommended to serious collectors Not recommended to PERFECTIONISTS who may not appreciate a used book
Price: $38.00
Item Id #003429    See Details...
USA BRITAIN OCEAN POST & STEAM NAVIGATION by RAINEY
Condition: USA BRITAIN OCEAN POST & STEAM NAVIGATION by RAINEY
Description: 224 PAGES IN ENGLISH 1977 REPRINT OF THE 1858 EDITION OCEAN MAIL SPEED BRITISH SYSTEM AND ITS RESULTS USA MAIL LINES Used, but really in good condition VERY INFORMATIVE & VERY IMPORTANT BOOK if you are a perfectionist BEWARE this book is USED INDESPENSABLE TO THE SERIOUS COLLECTOR
Price: $52.00
Item Id #004197    See Details...
AIR MAIL O.A.T. and A.V. 2 MARKINGS 3RD EDITION 167 p
Condition: AIR MAIL O.A.T. and A.V. 2 MARKINGS 3RD EDITION 167 p
Description: O.A.T and A.V.2 Markings, by Murray Heifetz, 2007 This 167 page book is the third edition, which provides comprehensive coverage of the O.A.T. and A.V.2 markings. A.V.2 & OAT markings related exclusively to airmail items and are known recorded between 1938 and 1974. A number of new markings are recorded and some previous assumptions have been modified. The database of markings has almost doubled, resulting in changes to the order of rarity. Main additions are sections on forgeries and facing tags and labels, and modifications to places of marking origins. In marking types there is one new OAT and 10 new AV2s. The book is copiously illustrated with all varieties of O.A.T. and A.V.2 markings, including many covers with these airmail markings. 8½” x 11”
Price: $47.00
Item Id #003430    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...
YUGOSLAVIA TRIESTE FIUME REVENUES CATALOG CROATIA BOSNIA
Condition: YUGOSLAVIA TRIESTE FIUME REVENUES CATALOG CROATIA BOSNIA
Description: Standard catalogue covering the revenues of Yugoslavia, including Municipals, and related territories such as Bosnia, Croatia, Dalmatia, Fiume, Montenegro, Serbia, Slovenia and Trieste. Adds much more to the old Spajic listing, and the country and municipal groupings are easier to follow. Text in English, 132 pages, published 2003.
Price: $47.00
Item Id #003431    See Details...
CANADA & B.N.A. PHILATELY (AN OUTLINE) by E. Richardson
Condition: CANADA & B.N.A. PHILATELY (AN OUTLINE) by E. Richardson
Description: IN ENGLISH * 64 PAGES * 1981 With very minor signs of use and shelf life, otherwise very fine used copy NOT TO BE MISSED!!! ESSENTIAL REFERENCE FOR THE SERIOUS COLLECTOR PERFECTIONISTS keep in mind this item is used
Price: $29.00
Item Id #004199    See Details...
SPAIN POSTAL STATIONERY H & G CATALOG
Country: SPAIN
Condition: SPAIN POSTAL STATIONERY H & G CATALOG
Description: SPAIN * 9 PAGES ************************************ We are offering the pages of SINGLE COUNTRIES from a used set in good condition. They have punch holes at left to fit appropriate 3-ring binders - no binder is included in this lot. Some countries have updates pasted at the proper point of the listings; in rare cases a few listings are marked, or "ticked" with v (this is mentioned for accuracy but it does not detract from usefulness) -- THE PAGES are ORIGINAL PAGES from the editions of the 1970s (do not expect listings to go beyond the early 1970s) -- these pages ARE NOT PHOTOCOPIES Higgins & Gage, World Postal Stationery Catalogue, the definitive work on postal stationery issues of the world. HIGGINS & GAGE is to postal stationery what Scott, Michel, Yvert Tellier and Stanley Gibbons are to stamps. You will find listings for all Postal Cards, Letter Cards, Envelopes, Letter Sheets, Wrappers, Aerogrammes, Telephone Forms, Registry, Special Delivery, Pneumatic Post, Parcel Post, COD, Post Office Forms, Insurance, Receipts, Franked Envelopes and much more information. In English, priced in US $. VERY USEFUL WIKIPEDIA describes the Higgins and Gage opus as "the only encyclopaedic catalogue of POSTAL STATIONERY covering the whole world. Despite most volumes not having been updated for over twenty years, the catalogue and the H & G numbering system are still widely used by philatelists and stamp dealers as although the values given in the catalogue are out of date, there is no other comprehensive listing of world postal stationery."
Price: $9.50
Item Id #006247    See Details...
USA KANSAS NEBRASKA OVERPRINTS FORGERIES 1922-34
Country: USA
Condition: USA KANSAS NEBRASKA OVERPRINTS FORGERIES 1922-34
Description: 33 pages, illustrated throughout IN ENGLISH 1977 Used, but really in good condition VERY INFORMATIVE & VERY IMPORTANT BOOK if you are a perfectionist BEWARE this book is USED INDESPENSABLE TO THE SERIOUS COLLECTOR
Price: $25.00
Item Id #004200    See Details...
MACAO POSTAL STATIONERY HIGGINS & GAGE CATALOG
Country: MACAO
Condition: MACAO POSTAL STATIONERY HIGGINS & GAGE CATALOG
Description: 4 Original Pages ************************************ We are offering the pages of SINGLE COUNTRIES from a used set in good condition. They have punch holes at left to fit appropriate 3-ring binders - no binder is included in this lot. THE PAGES (UNLESS OTHERWISE INDICATED) are ORIGINAL PAGES mostly from the Second and Last edition of the 1980s -- they ARE NOT PHOTOCOPIES Higgins & Gage, World Postal Stationery Catalogue, the definitive work on postal stationery issues of the world. HIGGINS & GAGE is to postal stationery what Scott, Michel, Yvert Tellier and Stanley Gibbons are to stamps. You will find listings for all Postal Cards, Letter Cards, Envelopes, Letter Sheets, Wrappers, Aerogrammes, Telephone Forms, Registry, Special Delivery, Pneumatic Post, Parcel Post, COD, Post Office Forms, Insurance, Receipts, Franked Envelopes and much more information. In English, priced in US $. VERY USEFUL WIKIPEDIA describes the Higgins and Gage opus as "the only encyclopaedic catalogue of POSTAL STATIONERY covering the whole world. Despite most volumes not having been updated for over twenty years, the catalogue and the H & G numbering system are still widely used by philatelists and stamp dealers as although the values given in the catalogue are out of date, there is no other comprehensive listing of world postal stationery."
Price: $6.00
Item Id #006248    See Details...
USA: REDIRECTED MAIL 1799 TO PRESENT by WAWRUKIEWICZ
Condition: USA: REDIRECTED MAIL 1799 TO PRESENT by WAWRUKIEWICZ
Description: 88 PAGES illustrated throughout IN ENGLISH * 1993 POSTAL RATES NEW FEE REDIRECTING PREPAID REDIRECTING NOT REQUIRED FREE REDIRECTING BIBLIOGRAPHY Used, but in good condition VERY INFORMATIVE & VERY IMPORTANT BOOK if you are a perfectionist BEWARE this book is USED INDESPENSABLE TO THE SERIOUS COLLECTOR
Price: $36.00
Item Id #004201    See Details...
TRIESTE POLA FIUME ISTRIA SLOVENE LITTORAL 1945-47
Country: TRIESTE
Condition: TRIESTE POLA FIUME ISTRIA SLOVENE LITTORAL 1945-47
Description: TRIESTE, POLA, FIUME, ISTRIA & SLOVENE LITTORAL UNDER YUGOSLAV ADMINISTRATION: 1945-1947 STAMPS & POSTAL HISTORY BY DAMIR NOVAKOVIC Hardbound; 912 pages (17 cm x 24 cm); hundres of colour illustrations; IN ENGLISH with evaluations plating charts; Historical & Political Background POLA: Provisional Issue & Postal History TRIESTE: Provisional Issue & Postal History TRIESTE ZONE B & FIUME: 1945-1847 Provisional Issues & Postal History AIRMAIL * CENSORSHIP * MILITARY MAIL * STAMPLESS MAIL POSTAL STATIONERY * POSTAL RATES PLATING OF STAMPS & OVERPRINTS PLATING DICTIONARY PLACE NAMES CROAT SLOVENE ITALIAN APPENDIX MONETARY SYSTEM MAPS WITH POST OFFICES LOCATIONS You name it; this book got it beware: from 1945 to 1947 VERY HEAVY TO SHIP * WE SHIP ONLY BY AIRMAIL (allow 4 to 8 weeks for postal delivery)
Price: $140.00     Sale Price! $99.00
Item Id #003434    See Details...
USA TELEGRAPH ISSUES by J S & S RICH 1947
Country: USA
Condition: USA TELEGRAPH ISSUES by J S & S RICH 1947
Description: 76 PAGES illustrated throughout IN ENGLISH * 1947 TELEGRAPH COMPANIES SEALS & ENVELOPES STAMPS & FRANKS PUERTO RICO COUNTERFEITS PRICES Used, but really in good condition VERY INFORMATIVE & VERY IMPORTANT BOOK if you are a perfectionist BEWARE this book is USED INDESPENSABLE TO THE SERIOUS COLLECTOR
Price: $40.00
Item Id #004202    See Details...
SWITZERLAND POSTAL STATIONERY H & G CATALOG
Country: SWITZERLAND
Condition: SWITZERLAND POSTAL STATIONERY H & G CATALOG
Description: SWITZERLAND * 45 PAGES ************************************ We are offering the pages of SINGLE COUNTRIES from a used set in good condition. They have punch holes at left to fit appropriate 3-ring binders - no binder is included in this lot. Some countries have updates pasted at the proper point of the listings; in rare cases a few listings are marked, or "ticked" with v (this is mentioned for accuracy but it does not detract from usefulness) -- THE PAGES are ORIGINAL PAGES from the editions of the 1970s (do not expect listings to go beyond the early 1970s) -- these pages ARE NOT PHOTOCOPIES Higgins & Gage, World Postal Stationery Catalogue, the definitive work on postal stationery issues of the world. HIGGINS & GAGE is to postal stationery what Scott, Michel, Yvert Tellier and Stanley Gibbons are to stamps. You will find listings for all Postal Cards, Letter Cards, Envelopes, Letter Sheets, Wrappers, Aerogrammes, Telephone Forms, Registry, Special Delivery, Pneumatic Post, Parcel Post, COD, Post Office Forms, Insurance, Receipts, Franked Envelopes and much more information. In English, priced in US $. VERY USEFUL WIKIPEDIA describes the Higgins and Gage opus as "the only encyclopaedic catalogue of POSTAL STATIONERY covering the whole world. Despite most volumes not having been updated for over twenty years, the catalogue and the H & G numbering system are still widely used by philatelists and stamp dealers as although the values given in the catalogue are out of date, there is no other comprehensive listing of world postal stationery."
Price: $24.50
Item Id #006250    See Details...
ITALY AREA FORGERIES: SAN MARINO ITALY LEVANT FIUME
Country: ITALY
Condition: ITALY AREA FORGERIES: SAN MARINO ITALY LEVANT FIUME
Description: ITALIAN AREA FORGERIES *** FALSI DELL’AREA ITALIANA *** Étude sur les Faux Timbres de ITALIE * FIUME * ILES DE LA MER EGEE * LEVANT: BUREAUX ITALIENS * SAINT MARIN * CRÈTE Seminal work by A. De Haene , in French, plenty of good useful information throughout. Easy reading even for those with rather limited knowledge of French. ~~~~~~~ It includes forgeries, forgeries to defraud the post office, reprints, alterations, forged postmarks, forged overprints: ITALY * AUSTRIAN OCCUPATION OF ITALY * TRENTINO ISSUES * VENEZIA GIULIA * ITALIAN POST OFFICES IN THE LEVANT * FIUME * AEGEAN ISLANDS * SAN MARINO * CRETE: LA CANEA Reprint of the rare 1926 edition, fine quality, printed on high quality, white paper from short fibre pulp from eucalyptus trees, chlorine free. 20 pages with black & white illustrations. QUITE A FEW ILLUSTRATIONS HAVE BEEN ADDED TO THE ORIGINAL EDITION and where possible the original edition has been digitally improved. LIMITED EDITION. THIS IS A MUST HAVE bibliophile publication. *~*~*~*~*~*~*~**~*~*~*~*~*~*~* Studio pionieristico di DE HAENE sui falsi dell’area italiana compresi falsi per posta, falsi per filatelisti, alterazioni e trucchi, annulli falsi, ristampe. In Francese, facile da usare. Comprende: ITALIA EMISSIONI FINO AGLI ANNI 20 * OCCUPAZIONE AUSTRIACA * TRENTINO & VENEZIA GIULIA * UFFICI ITALIANI NEL LEVANTE COMPRESE LE SOVRASTAMPE “ESTERO” * FIUME * EGEO * SAN MARINO * LA CANEA: CRETA *~*~*~*~*~*~*~* 20 PAGINE
Price: $26.00     Sale Price! $24.00
Item Id #010858    See Details...
POLAND LOCALS 1918 - 1999 edition in English USEFUL
Country: POLAND
Condition: POLAND LOCALS 1918 - 1999 edition in English USEFUL
Description: by J. Barefoot. Handbook covering the private or municipal Local delivery Posts operating 1915-1919 during the period of civilian postal disruption owing to occupation by German forces in WWI and the vacuum following their retreat, along with the 1918 Polish Postmasters provisional overprints. Totally reworked since its ancestor which was published in 1981. Text in English, 92 pages, published 1999.
Price: $39.00
Item Id #003435    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...
ANGOLA POSTAL STATIONERY HIGGINS & GAGE CATALOG
Country: ANGOLA
Condition: ANGOLA POSTAL STATIONERY HIGGINS & GAGE CATALOG
Description: 5 pages + 5 pages of updates ************************************ We are offering the pages of SINGLE COUNTRIES from a used set in good condition. They have punch holes at left to fit appropriate 3-ring binders - no binder is included in this lot. THE PAGES (UNLESS OTHERWISE INDICATED) are ORIGINAL PAGES from the Second and Last edition of the 1980s -- they ARE NOT PHOTOCOPIES Higgins & Gage, World Postal Stationery Catalogue, the definitive work on postal stationery issues of the world. HIGGINS & GAGE is to postal stationery what Scott, Michel, Yvert Tellier and Stanley Gibbons are to stamps. You will find listings for all Postal Cards, Letter Cards, Envelopes, Letter Sheets, Wrappers, Aerogrammes, Telephone Forms, Registry, Special Delivery, Pneumatic Post, Parcel Post, COD, Post Office Forms, Insurance, Receipts, Franked Envelopes and much more information. In English, priced in US $. VERY USEFUL WIKIPEDIA describes the Higgins and Gage opus as "the only encyclopaedic catalogue of POSTAL STATIONERY covering the whole world. Despite most volumes not having been updated for over twenty years, the catalogue and the H & G numbering system are still widely used by philatelists and stamp dealers as although the values given in the catalogue are out of date, there is no other comprehensive listing of world postal stationery."
Price: $9.70
Item Id #006251    See Details...
TURKEY & CRETE FORGERIES - De Haene - rare booklet
Country: TURKEY
Condition: TURKEY & CRETE FORGERIES - De Haene - rare booklet
Description: TURKEY & CRETE FORGERIES Étude sur les Faux Timbres de TURQUIE et CRÈTE ~~~~~~~~ Seminal work by A. De Haene , in French, plenty of good useful information throughout. Easy reading even for those with rather limited knowledge of French. ~~~~~~~~ It includes forgeries, reprints, alterations, forged postmarks, forged overprints, phantom creations: TURKEY from 1862 to 1916; CRETE: FRENCH, ENGLISH, RUSSIAN, CRETAN, AUSTRIAN, and ITALIAN POST OFFICES Reprint of the rare 1926 edition, fine quality, printed on high quality, white paper. 16 pages with black & white illustrations. QUITE A FEW ILLUSTRATIONS HAVE BEEN ADDED TO THE ORIGINAL EDITION and where possible the original edition has been digitally improved. LIMITED EDITION. THIS IS A MUST HAVE bibliophile publication.
Price: $22.00
Item Id #010859    See Details...
ITALY TURKEY: ITALIAN POST OFFICES IN CONSTANTINOPLE 1908-1923 in English
Country: ITALY
Condition: ITALY TURKEY: ITALIAN POST OFFICES IN CONSTANTINOPLE 1908-1923 in English
Description: THE ITALIAN POST OFFICES IN CONSTANTINOPLE 1908-1923 By Mario Chesne Dauphine and Colin Pilkington In English, 2007 reprint of the 1988 Edition. A4, 76 pages, illustrated throughout. SPIRAL BOUND Brief History of the Offices 1908-1923 * Exchange Rates and Postal Rates * Stamps issued for, and used in, Constantinople * Postal markings, labels and cachets * Mixed Frankings * Bibliography The most complete work in English on this fascinating postal history chapter. Required reading for the specialist and the astute collector who wants to know the real importance and value of certain items. A very useful reference that will enable you to mount your postal history collection in a sensible way and in a way that will greatly enhance its value and relevance.
Price: $53.00
Item Id #011627    See Details...
CLOUTH THE AIRSHIP FROM COLOGNE by Duggan Woodward
Condition: CLOUTH THE AIRSHIP FROM COLOGNE by Duggan Woodward
Description: A truly important book replete with excellent illustrations and well researched - English and German text side by side - deals with the history of this airship and give many details about its flights - 32 pages --- Valuable source of information for the specialised collector.
Price: $21.00
Item Id #003436    See Details...
REAL OR FAKE STUDIES IN AUTHENTICATION BY JOE NICKELL
Condition: REAL OR FAKE STUDIES IN AUTHENTICATION BY JOE NICKELL
Description: SEE SCANS FOR MORE INFORMATION IN ENGLISH * HARD BOUND * MANY ILLUSTRATIONS * 252 PAGES * 2009 edition NOT PHILATELIC BUT QUITE USEFUL TO THE PHILATELIC SHERLOCK HOLMES among topics touched: documents * photographs * artifacts * writing * out of the archives etc WE SHIP WORLDWIDE
Price: $55.00
Item Id #004204    See Details...
SURINAM POSTAL STATIONERY H & G CATALOG
Country: SURINAM
Condition: SURINAM POSTAL STATIONERY H & G CATALOG
Description: SURINAM * 4 PAGES ************************************ We are offering the pages of SINGLE COUNTRIES from a used set in good condition. They have punch holes at left to fit appropriate 3-ring binders - no binder is included in this lot. Some countries have updates pasted at the proper point of the listings; in rare cases a few listings are marked, or "ticked" with v (this is mentioned for accuracy but it does not detract from usefulness) -- THE PAGES are ORIGINAL PAGES from the editions of the 1970s (do not expect listings to go beyond the early 1970s) -- these pages ARE NOT PHOTOCOPIES Higgins & Gage, World Postal Stationery Catalogue, the definitive work on postal stationery issues of the world. HIGGINS & GAGE is to postal stationery what Scott, Michel, Yvert Tellier and Stanley Gibbons are to stamps. You will find listings for all Postal Cards, Letter Cards, Envelopes, Letter Sheets, Wrappers, Aerogrammes, Telephone Forms, Registry, Special Delivery, Pneumatic Post, Parcel Post, COD, Post Office Forms, Insurance, Receipts, Franked Envelopes and much more information. In English, priced in US $. VERY USEFUL WIKIPEDIA describes the Higgins and Gage opus as "the only encyclopaedic catalogue of POSTAL STATIONERY covering the whole world. Despite most volumes not having been updated for over twenty years, the catalogue and the H & G numbering system are still widely used by philatelists and stamp dealers as although the values given in the catalogue are out of date, there is no other comprehensive listing of world postal stationery."
Price: $5.50
Item Id #006252    See Details...
CONSTANTINOPLE * AUSTRIAN POST OFFICE  by VON EBERHORST * REPRINT
Condition: CONSTANTINOPLE * AUSTRIAN POST OFFICE by VON EBERHORST * REPRINT
Description: Austrian Post Office in Constantinople until the middle of the 18th century -- IN GERMAN, 39 pages + MAP 1994 reprint of the 1903 Vienna Edition ** Research focuses on the 1700s ** Introduction to Turkish Postal Service * Representation of Austria in Constantinople * couriers and janissaries post orders * the quarantine of Parakin (Semlin) ** beginning of delivery of private mail ** delivery of mail from HOLLAND & ENGLAND ** postal rates ** monthly postal course stabilisation ** arrangements of post offices in Constantinople ** control of the oriental postage in Vienna ** twice a month postal delivery ** POSTAL ROUTES ********* Die Österreichische Post in Konstantinopel : von ihrem Entstehen bis zur Mitte des 18. Jahrhunderts -- Author: Alexander Eberan von Eberhorst -- Publisher: Pavia, Italy : G. Migliavacca, 1994.
Price: $28.00
Item Id #011628    See Details...
AEROFILATELIA ITALIANA CATALOGO by CORSARI & DE SIMONI
Country: Italy
Condition: AEROFILATELIA ITALIANA CATALOGO by CORSARI & DE SIMONI
Description: RARE BOOK ON ITALIAN AIRMAIL 1784-1940, IN ITALIAN, PUBLISHED IN 1972 230 pages compiled by two top specialists as a chronology with all relevant information, illustrated throughout in black & white - MISSING IN MOST PHILATELIC LIBRARIES
Price: $80.00
Item Id #014444    See Details...
ROMANIA REVENUES in English - 43 A4 PAGES WITH PRICES
Country: ROMANIA
Condition: ROMANIA REVENUES in English - 43 A4 PAGES WITH PRICES
Description: IN ENGLISH, A4 size, illustrated throughout - a goldmine of information - with EVALUATIONS!!- Spiral bound * 43 PAGES * WITH PRICES
Price: $23.00
Item Id #003437    See Details...