BOOKS & CATALOGUES: BRITISH WEST INDIES CUBA HAITI DOMINICAN REPUBLIC * CAYMAN ISLANDS * BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS * MONTSERRAT * BARBADOS * JAMAICA * BAHAMAS * BERMUDA * TRINIDAD *

BOOKS & CATALOGUES: BRITISH WEST INDIES CUBA HAITI DOMINICAN REPUBLIC * CAYMAN ISLANDS * BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS * MONTSERRAT * BARBADOS * JAMAICA * BAHAMAS * BERMUDA * TRINIDAD *

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BRITISH WEST INDIES FORGERIES * ANTIGUA * BVI * NEVIS ETC new reprint
Country: British Virgin Islands
Condition: BRITISH WEST INDIES FORGERIES * ANTIGUA * BVI * NEVIS ETC new reprint
Description: ROBERT BRISCO EAREE ***BRITISH WEST INDIES FORGERIES ** EARLY PERIOD ** 44 Pages, in English, with Illustrations including some very useful new ones of genuine and forged stamps/overprints/postmarks PLUS 30 COLOR illustrations which help in the detection of forgeries. A dated work but a great start, this book will pay for itself in due course *** 2017 Reprint of the 1905 3rd and last compilation from Earee's 3rd Edition of "ALBUM WEEDS - or How To Detect Forged Stamps" -- Earee illustrates (1905 style) some stamps and gives detailed descriptions for every forged stamp and postmark then known or recorded ANYWHERE in the world. The book gives simple ways to pick the genuine from the forgeries. COLONIES INCLUDED (Victorian Era ONLY) ANTIGUA * JAMAICA * MONTSERRAT * NEVIS * ST. CHRISTOPHER * ST LUCIA * ST VINCENT * TRINIDAD * TURKS ISLANDS * VIRGIN ISLANDS * [The missing British Caribbean colonies are included in a separate 2011 reprint of this series). An essential work for collectors of classic issues LIMITED EDITION *** NOT TO BE MISSED!!! USEFUL REFERENCE FOR THE SERIOUS COLLECTOR
Price: $25.00
Item Id #014594    See Details...
BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS NATURAL RESOURCES rare
Country: VIRGIN ISLANDS
Condition: BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS NATURAL RESOURCES rare
Description: LARGE FORMAT replete with illustrations, reference work by Lettsome & Clarke includes chapters on GEOLOGY, VEGETATION, COASTAL PLANTS, FLORA, FAUNA, TURTLES, LIZARDS CORAL REEFS you name it - seminal work long out of print!!- no philatelic content - ALMOST AS NEW * FINE
Price: $40.00
Item Id #008493    See Details...
BRITISH GUIANA & BRITISH HONDURAS FORGERIES NEW REPRINT
Country: GUYANA
Condition: BRITISH GUIANA & BRITISH HONDURAS FORGERIES NEW REPRINT
Description: ROBERT BRISCO EAREE ** FORGERIES OF BRITISH GUIANA (1850-1875) & BRITISH HONDURAS (1866-1884) ** A late 1800s good and comprehensive, but by no means complete, description of a good number of the existing forgeries of British Guiana and British Honduras The differences between the genuine stamps and the forgeries are described in great detail. 28 Pages, in English, with Illustrations including few new ones of forged and genuine stamps as a bonus 2011 Reprint of the 1905 last and best compilation from Earee's 3rd Edition of "ALBUM WEEDS - or How To Detect Forged Stamps" Earee gives details for every forged stamp and postmark known at that time. The book gives simple ways to pick the genuine from the forgeries. An essential work for collectors of classic issues. THIS REPRINT MAKES AVAILABLE -- FOR THE FIRST TIME --RESEARCH FROM EAREE'S WORK IN CONVENIENT REPRINTS OF SINGLE COUNTRIES (before you had to buy a book that now retails for $200 with countries A to Z; or at best a modern reprint in 6 volumes that would cost you $150 to $200 -- both long out of print!!!) *** EXPECT: Research that was compiled at the end of the 1800s ~~~ EXPECT: Good production with printing quality based on an original that was produced 106 years ago *** DO NOT EXPECT 2011 photography, or state-of-the-art typographical and lay-out quality in a reprint of a 1905 book *** BEING THE EARLIEST DETAILED RESEARCH ON THE SUBJECT MATTER THE VALUE OF THIS BOOKLET IS ESSENTIALLY ITS GREAT BIBLIOGRAPHIC RELEVANCE ~~~ LIMITED EDITION *** NOT TO BE MISSED!!! ESSENTIAL BIBLIOGRAPHIC REFERENCE FOR THE SERIOUS COLLECTOR *** WE SHIP WORLDWIDE
Price: $19.00
Item Id #010543    See Details...
 JAMAICA PHILATELIC HANDBOOK VOLUME 2 BY AGUILAR
Country: JAMAICA
Condition: JAMAICA PHILATELIC HANDBOOK VOLUME 2 BY AGUILAR
Description: 1959 * STITCHED AT LEFT , paperback 129 pages - many illustrations SECOND VOLUME -- STAMPS, POSTMARKS, & RUBBER STAMPS OF THE COLONY USED COPY WITH MINOR WEAR & TEAR -- IN FINE CONDITION
Price: $41.00
Item Id #004149    See Details...
JAMAICA POSTAL HISTORY 1662-1860 by THOMAS FOSTER
Country: JAMAICA
Condition: JAMAICA POSTAL HISTORY 1662-1860 by THOMAS FOSTER
Description: JAMAICA: THE POSTAL HISTORY 1662-1860 By Thomas Foster 1968, HARDBOUND, COLOR DUST JACKET, 192 pages, in English, illustrated throughout History of the Post Office * Early Handstamps * British Stamps used in Jamaica ESSENTIAL BOOK VERY USEFUL Highly Recommended USED, INSIGNIFICANT TRACES OF SHELF LIFE & USE
Price: $49.00
Item Id #004157    See Details...
THE PHILATELY OF NEVIS BY FEDERICO BORROMEO
Country: NEVIS
Condition: THE PHILATELY OF NEVIS BY FEDERICO BORROMEO
Description: THE PHILATELY OF NEVIS BY FEDERICO BORROMEO 2001, card cover saddle stitched, in English 32 pages COLOR illustrations throughout ESSENTIAL BOOK COVERING IN GREAT DETAIL THE EARLY ISUE VERY USEFUL (BRAND NEW COPY) Highly Recommended
Price: $27.00
Item Id #003395    See Details...
STANLEY GIBBONS LEEWARD ISLANDS CATALOGUE 2012
Country: DOMINICA
Condition: STANLEY GIBBONS LEEWARD ISLANDS CATALOGUE 2012
Description: NEW STANLEY GIBBONS CATALOGUE * LEEWARD ISLANDS ** 2012 EDITION IF YOU COLLECT BRITISH COMMONWEALTH THE CATALOGUE TO USE IS STANLEY GIBBONS (period) SEE SCAN FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION IN ENGLISH, 344 pages fully illustrated in color throughout BRAND NEW IN VERY FINE CONDITION A Special Item FROM THE ANTIQUARIAN & MODERNARIAN OF POSTAL HISTORY & PHILATELY WE SHIP WORLDWIDE
Price: $85.00
Item Id #002633    See Details...
STEAMSHIP LINES OF THE CARIBBEAN BY REGO * VOLUME 2
Condition: STEAMSHIP LINES OF THE CARIBBEAN BY REGO * VOLUME 2
Description: HISTORY * ROUTES * AGENTS * SHIP MARKINGS * SHIPS * FLEET LISTS VOLUME 2 In English, 294 pages + 16 COLOR PLATES UNITED FRUIT COMPANY CANADIAN NATIONAL (WEST INDFIES) STEAMSHIPS IMPERIAL DIRECT WEST INDIA MAIL FYFFES LINE ROYAL NETHERLANDS STEAMSHIP CO ESSENTIAL BOOK VERY USEFUL Highly Recommended BRAND NEW (2007 edition)
Price: $78.00
Item Id #003402    See Details...
WEST INDIES: HEATHCOTE COLLECTION Catalogue RL 1968
Condition: WEST INDIES: HEATHCOTE COLLECTION Catalogue RL 1968
Description: Robson Lowe auction catalogue 10 Dec 1968 - very very minor damage to the cover STAMPS & POSTAL HISTORY CREME DE LA CREME OFFERINGS FROM VARIOUS CONSIGNORS AND FROM THE DR H J HEATHCOTE COLLECTION 730 magnificent lots, some illustrated in colour, most in B & W STRONG ANTIGUA & DOMINICA IMPRESSIVE ST VINCENT REMARKABLE TRINIDAD BRITISH POST OFFICES IN CENTRAL & SOUTH AMERICA SUPERB & HUGE JAMAICA STAMPS & POSTAL HISTORY SECTION
Price: $25.00
Item Id #004170    See Details...
WEST INDIES & BRITISH NORTH AMERICA Catalogue RL 1980
Condition: WEST INDIES & BRITISH NORTH AMERICA Catalogue RL 1980
Description: Robson Lowe auction catalogue 4 Nov 1980 STAMPS & POSTAL HISTORY CREME DE LA CREME OFFERINGS FROM VARIOUS CONSIGNORS AND FEATURING THE B PROFITT JAMAICA 850 magnificent lots STRONG CANADA & BNA IMPRESSIVE FLAKLAND ISLANDS GOOD WEST INDIES
Price: $22.00
Item Id #004171    See Details...
WEST INDIES: A TO V - Auction Catalogue RL 1964
Condition: WEST INDIES: A TO V - Auction Catalogue RL 1964
Description: Robson Lowe auction catalogue 6-7 Oct 1964 STAMPS & POSTAL HISTORY CREME DE LA CREME OFFERINGS FROM THE URWICK COLLECTION 696 magnificent lots, some illustrated in colour, most in B & W STRONG ANTIGUA, BAHAMAS IMPRESSIVE BERMUDA, DOMINICA, GRENADA REMARKABLE ST KITTS & ST VINCENT
Price: $22.00
Item Id #004172    See Details...
JAMAICA sale - Auction Catalogue RL 1974
Condition: JAMAICA sale - Auction Catalogue RL 1974
Description: Robson Lowe auction catalogue 5 Nov 1974 416 magnificent lots, some illustrated in colour, most in B & W BYRON CAMERON JAMAICA COLLECTION Also some good Cayman Islands & Turks & Caicos
Price: $20.00
Item Id #004173    See Details...
STEAMSHIP LINES OF THE CARIBBEAN BY REGO * VOLUME 3
Condition: STEAMSHIP LINES OF THE CARIBBEAN BY REGO * VOLUME 3
Description: HISTORY * ROUTES * AGENTS * SHIP MARKINGS * SHIPS * FLEET LISTS VOLUME 3 In English, 246 pages + 14 COLOR PLATES FRENCH LINE SCRUTTON DIRECT LINE CROWN LINE WEST INDIA & PACIFIC STEAMSHIP CO LEYLAND LINE HARRISON LINE BOOTH LINE RED CROSS LINE ESSENTIAL BOOK VERY USEFUL Highly Recommended BRAND NEW (2008 edition)
Price: $78.00
Item Id #003407    See Details...
STEAMSHIP LINES OF THE CARIBBEAN BY REGO * VOLUME 1
Condition: STEAMSHIP LINES OF THE CARIBBEAN BY REGO * VOLUME 1
Description: HISTORY * ROUTES * AGENTS * SHIP MARKINGS * SHIPS * FLEET LISTS In English, 236 pages + 4 COLOR PLATES ROYAL MAIL LINE HAMBURG AMERICAN LINE ESSENTIAL BOOK VERY USEFUL Highly Recommended BRAND NEW (2005 edition)
Price: $75.00
Item Id #003408    See Details...
CAYMAN ISLANDS POSTAL HISTORY Giraldi McCann rare
Country: CAYMAN ISLANDS
Condition: CAYMAN ISLANDS POSTAL HISTORY Giraldi McCann rare
Description: 182 A4 pages, in English, illustrated throughout, 1989 research range 1670s to 1900s Every aspect covered including Censor Marks * Cancellations * Stamps * Overprints * Air Mail * Miscellaneous Accessory postmarks * Ships * Special Delivery rare book all aspects examined Used * fine condition * very minor wear THIS IS A MUST HAVE bibliophile publication.
Price: $119.00
Item Id #004182    See Details...
ST VINCENT by NAPIER & BACON 1998 HARDBOUND REPRINT of 1895 edition rare
Country: ST VINCENT
Condition: ST VINCENT by NAPIER & BACON 1998 HARDBOUND REPRINT of 1895 edition rare
Description: DELUXE HARDBOUND EDITION IN ENGLISH, 107 pages, including PLATES 1998 REPRINT OF THE 1895 edition FINE USED (TRACES OF AGING MENTIONED FOR ACCURACY, NOT DETRACTING), LOOKS LIKE NEW NOT TO BE MISSED!!! ESSENTIAL REFERENCE FOR THE SERIOUS COLLECTOR
Price: $70.00
Item Id #004187    See Details...
BAHAMAS STAMPS & POSTAL HISTORY BY GISBURN 1998 HARDBOUND REPRINT
Country: BAHAMAS
Condition: BAHAMAS STAMPS & POSTAL HISTORY BY GISBURN 1998 HARDBOUND REPRINT
Description: DELUXE HARDBOUND EDITION IN ENGLISH, 150 pages, illustrated throughout 1998 REPRINT OF THE 1950 edition SEE SCAN FOR CONTENTS VERY FINE USED (HARDLY PERCEPTIBLE AGING), LOOKS LIKE NEW NOT TO BE MISSED!!! ESSENTIAL REFERENCE FOR THE SERIOUS COLLECTOR
Price: $58.00
Item Id #004192    See Details...
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...
BERMUDA REGISTRATION LABELS by ARCH - rare
Country: BERMUDA
Condition: BERMUDA REGISTRATION LABELS by ARCH - rare
Description: 24 pages, illustrated throughout, 8" x 11" - 1993 - in English RARE -- INDISPENSABLE TO THE SERIOUS COLLECTOR most useful, hard to find used, minor signs of use, overall very fine condition
Price: $39.00
Item Id #009597    See Details...
TRINIDAD & TOBAGO POSTAL HISTORY 1997 EDITION BY PROUD rare
Country: TRINIDAD
Condition: TRINIDAD & TOBAGO POSTAL HISTORY 1997 EDITION BY PROUD rare
Description: RARE BOOK IN ENGLISH POSTAL HISTORY INCLUDES POSTAL RATES AIRMAIL POSTMARKS TPOs USED IN VERY FINE CONDITION, ON THE WHOLE LOOKS LIKE NEW
Price: $94.00
Item Id #004230    See Details...
BERMUDA PACKET MAILS 1806-1886 USED 1989 EDITION
Country: BERMUDA
Condition: BERMUDA PACKET MAILS 1806-1886 USED 1989 EDITION
Description: RARE BOOK IN ENGLISH 192 pages -- USED IN VERY FINE CONDITION, ON THE WHOLE LOOKS LIKE NEW, SOME AGING OF THE COVER (see scan at left) otherwise very sound useful used copyages --
Price: $55.00
Item Id #004231    See Details...
BARBADOS POSTMARKS from origins to 1981 hardbound
Country: BARBADOS
Condition: BARBADOS POSTMARKS from origins to 1981 hardbound
Description: BARBADOS POSTMARKS from origins to 1981—hardbound, cloth, quarto, 71 pages, profusely illustrated, limited numbered edition. All the information you needed is here. USED but mostly like NEW THIS IS A MUST HAVE bibliophile publication. WE SHIP WORLDWIDE
Price: $43.00
Item Id #004232    See Details...
MARTINIQUE POSTAL STATIONERY HIGGINS GAGE CATALOG
Country: MARTINIQUE
Condition: MARTINIQUE POSTAL STATIONERY HIGGINS GAGE CATALOG
Description: MARTINIQUE * 3 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 "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: $5.00
Item Id #006286    See Details...
PORTRAITS OF QUEEN VICTORIA ON BRITISH EMPIRE STAMPS
Condition: PORTRAITS OF QUEEN VICTORIA ON BRITISH EMPIRE STAMPS
Description: VICTORIA REGINA: PHILATELIC ICONOGRAPHY AND THE ROYAL IMAGE by Giorgio Migliavacca — in English, replete with illustrations, 44 pages. This easy to use book focuses on the portraiture of Queen Victoria on the stamps of her long reign—the longest in philatelic history. As the subject matter warrants, there is much information about the early stamps of many territories and dominions of the British Empire. This well researched book also has a section devoted to short biographies of the major stamp designers and engravers of the Victorian era. It also shows many items from the famous “Chalon Heads” collection formed by Robson Lowe. This interesting book lists the major bibliographic sources. Providing a fresh and different look at the philatelic portraits of Queen Victoria, this is a MUST HAVE publication, especially for those who collect stamps of the British Empire. Very useful to specialists and even those with even only a passing interest in early stamps of the British Commonwealth. UNIQUE OPPORTUNITY -- book signing event!!! SUCCESSFUL BIDDER WILL RECEIVE COPY WITH AUTHOR'S SIGNATURE AND AD PERSONAM DEDICATION (ie: to Mr. John Doe with best wishes - The Author) PLEASE ASK SPECIFICALLY GIVING THE NAME FOR DEDICATION, if you do not ask and supply name we cannot process your copy for Author's signature
Price: $30.00
Item Id #013206    See Details...
VIRGIN ISLANDS HISTORY BY VERNON PICKERING 1997 edit
Condition: VIRGIN ISLANDS HISTORY BY VERNON PICKERING 1997 edit
Description: EARLY HISTORY OF THE BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS FROM COLUMBUS TO EMANCIPATION SECOND EDITION, 1997, HARDBOUND, ENGLISH 248 pages (8" x 11.1/2) illustrations and maps throughout See scans for CONTENT LENGTHY CHAPTER ON STAMPS AND POSTAL HISTORY Major Topics include: PIRATES * TREASURES QUAKERS & METHODIST MISSIONARIES SLAVERY, SLAVE REBELLIONS, ABOLITION OF SLAVERY, EMANCIPATION NOTTINGHAM'S FREED SLAVES & TRIAL & EXECUTION OF ARTHUR HODGE AFRICAN APPRENTICES AND THEIR STORIES LETTSOM * THORNTON (architect US Capitol Building) * THE HUMPHREYS Best Selling Book long out of print and rarely available USED WITH INSIGNIFICANT SIGNS OF SHELF LIFE *** OVERALL VERY FINE INDESPENSABLE TO THE SERIOUS COLLECTOR
Price: $169.00
Item Id #004255    See Details...