BOOKS ON FORGED STAMPS, OVERPRINTS & POSTMARKS INCLUDING FORGERIES AND BOGUS STAMPS OF EUROPE * ITALY * SPAIN * FRANCE * ASIA * USA * AMERICAS * URUGUAY

BOOKS ON FORGED STAMPS, OVERPRINTS & POSTMARKS INCLUDING FORGERIES AND BOGUS STAMPS OF EUROPE * ITALY * SPAIN * FRANCE * ASIA * USA * AMERICAS * URUGUAY

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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...
CONFEREDERATE STATES BY EAREE * 2017 reprint with ADDED ILLUSTRATIONS useful
Country: USA
Condition: CONFEREDERATE STATES BY EAREE * 2017 reprint with ADDED ILLUSTRATIONS useful
Description: ROBERT BRISCO EAREE *** CONFEDERATE STATES FORGERIES ** 32 Pages, in English, with Illustrations including some very useful new ones of genuine and forged stamps/overprints/postmarks PLUS 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. An essential work for collectors of classic issues LIMITED EDITION *** NOT TO BE MISSED!!! USEFUL REFERENCE FOR THE SERIOUS COLLECTOR
Price: $21.00
Item Id #014595    See Details...
FFE No. 4 FORGERIES HUNGARY AEGEAN ISLANDS WENDEN
Country: AEGEAN ISLANDS
Condition: FFE No. 4 FORGERIES HUNGARY AEGEAN ISLANDS WENDEN
Description: WE HAVE MOST OF THESE FANTASTIC PUBLICATIONS * CONTACT US ** FAKES FORGERIES EXPERTS VOL. 4 194 pages, in color, illustrated throughout many important articles on FORGERIES OF VARIOUS COUNTRIES including: IDENTIFYING ENGRAVED FORGERIES FORGERIES CLASSIC STAMPS OF HUNGARY CZECH SIBERIAN LEGION MANIPULATED COVERS -- IMPORTANT, LENGTHY ARTICLE ON AEGEAN ISLANDS: ITALIAN ISSUES FORGED OVERPRINTS WITH A VERY GOOD INTRODUCTION TO THE STAMPS OF THIS AREA -- WENDEN No. 1 ON COVER FORGED NATIONEN COVERS EUROPA CEPT ANDORRA FORGERY FORGED POSTMARKS ON SAAR MINIATURE SHEETS 1 & 2 INDONESIA INVERTED & DOUBLE OVERPRINTS SICILY FAKE COVERS ITALY FORGERIES POLAND MICHEL 131 D forgeries NETHERLANDS PRE-ADHESIVE COVERS ALTERATIONS FIRST ZEPPELIN MAIL FORGERY IDENTIFYING GENUINE BUENOS AIRES BARQUITOS ESSENTIAL REFERENCE FOR THE SERIOUS COLLECTOR
Price: $96.00
Item Id #014352    See Details...
FORGERIES AUSTRIA GERMANY ALBANIA by De Haene
Country: ALBANIA
Condition: FORGERIES AUSTRIA GERMANY ALBANIA by De Haene
Description: FORGERIES OF ALBANIA, GERMANY, ALLENSTEIN, ANDORRA, ARMENIA, AUSTRIA, & AZERBAIJAN *** Étude sur les Faux Timbres de l’ALBANIE, ALLEMAGNE, ALLENSTEIN, ANDORRE, ARMENIE, AUTRICHE, etc AZERBAIDJAN *** 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, and phantom creations. AUSTRIA includes Occupations. Reprint of the rare 1926 edition, fine quality, printed on high quality, white paper. 28 pages with black & white illustrations. QUITE A FEW ILLUSTRATIONS HAVE BEEN ADDED TO THE ORIGINAL EDITION INCLUDING QUITE A FEW FOURNIER FORGERIES and where possible the original edition has been digitally improved. LIMITED EDITION.
Price: $25.00
Item Id #012058    See Details...
FORGERIES BAHAMAS BARBADOS BERMUDA EARLY PERIOD
Country: BERMUDA
Condition: FORGERIES BAHAMAS BARBADOS BERMUDA EARLY PERIOD
Description: ROBERT BRISCO EAREE *** BAHAMAS * BARBADOS * BERMUDA FORGERIES EARLY PERIOD ** 20 Pages, in English, with Illustrations including some new ones of genuine and forged stamps/overprints 2011 Reprint of the 1905 3rd and last compilation from Earee's 3rd Edition of "ALBUM WEEDS - or How To Detect Forged Stamps" Earee illustrates and gives details 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. An essential work for collectors of classic issues LIMITED EDITION *** NOT TO BE MISSED!!! ESSENTIAL REFERENCE FOR THE SERIOUS COLLECTOR
Price: $18.00
Item Id #010270    See Details...
FORGERIES: GERMANY, RUSSIA, CZECHOSLOVAKIA, GREECE
Country: RUSSIA
Condition: CHECK TO FORGERS * GERMANY, RUSSIA, CZECHOSLOVAKIA, GREECE
Description: FORGERIES: GERMANY, RUSSIA, CZECHOSLOVAKIA, GREECE DODECANESE ISLANDS, CRIMEA, TUNISIA, RUHR, KURLAND -- CHECK TO THE FORGERS by Erich Haide ~~~~ in English, 56 pp, many illustrations throughout, fine quality “Pavia” reprint of the 1948 edition 5 1/2” x 8 1/2” *** with 8 added pages with crisp illustrations of genuine stamps (not in the original edition). ~~~~~~~~ Areas discussed in depth include: RHODES INSELPOST, CRETE INSELPOST, CRIMEA PROVISIONAL, CZECHO-SLOVAKIA 1920 AIRMAIL, DESSAU CHARITY STAMPS, FRANKENBERG, HELA STAMPS, KURLAND, LEROS INSELPOST, MECKLENBURG, MEISSEN LOCAL ISSUE, OSLO PROVISIONAL, TUNISIA PALM STAMP, PIRNA FAKE ISSUE, RHODES CHRISTMAS STAMP, RUHR, RUSSIA 1922 AIRMAIL STAMP, U-BOAT STAMP. A lot of information is packed in this invaluable book missing from most libraries, also because the original was printed in a very limited quantity and the post-war quality of the paper on which it was printed tends to disintegrate. The reprint is printed on high quality, extra white paper. THIS IS A MUST HAVE publication.
Price: $29.00
Item Id #003875    See Details...
FORGERIES IMPERIAL RUSSIA & LEVANT BY STIEDL & BILLIG
Country: RUSSIA
Condition: FORGERIES IMPERIAL RUSSIA & LEVANT BY STIEDL & BILLIG
Description: Otto E. Stiedl and Fritz Billig - Russland Kaiserreich und Levante - Billig's grosses Handbuch der Fälschungen, Lieferung Nr. 33 Publisher: Billig, Vienna, 1937. Recent reprint in larger size, with some improvements to the illustrations In German; paperback, 43 illustrations showing characteristics of forgeries, 16 pages [8" x 11"] -- Useful guide to forgeries of Imperial Russia (large eagle type) and Russian Levant (including ROPIT), with enlarged black & white photo illustrations of forgeries and genuine stamps. LIMITED EDITION
Price: $20.00
Item Id #003876    See Details...
FORGERIES LEVANT: Russia, Austria, Germany, Italy
Country: RUSSIA
Condition: FORGERIES LEVANT: Russia, Austria, Germany, Italy
Description: LEVANT FORGERIES: GERMAN, AUSTRIAN, ENGLISH, FRENCH, ITALIAN, POLISH, ROMANIAN, and RUSSIAN LEVANT, plus MALTA & IONIAN ISLANDS *** Étude sur les Faux Timbres du LEVANT, MALTE & ILES IONIENNES *** 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, and forged overprints. Reprint of the rare 1926 edition, fine quality, printed on high quality, white paper from short fibre pulp from eucalyptus trees, chlorine free. 16 pages with black & white illustrations. A FEW ILLUSTRATIONS HAVE BEEN ADDED TO THE ORIGINAL EDITION and where possible the original edition has been digitally improved. LIMITED EDITION.
Price: $22.00
Item Id #003877    See Details...
FORGERIES ITALY FRANCE GERMANY LATVIA ROMANIA RUSSIA
Country: GERMANY
Condition: FORGERIES ITALY FRANCE GERMANY LATVIA ROMANIA RUSSIA
Description: SCACH DEN FAELSCHUNGEN ** CHECKMATE TO FORGERIES *** by A. Schroeder, in German, 8” x 11”, 34 pages, illustrated throughout. Limited edition reprint of the 1938 booklet published in Switzerland. It describes and illustrates contemporary forgeries of GERMANY * GERMAN COLONIES * DANZIG * ESTONIA * FRANCE * ITALY * LATVIA * LIECHTENSTEIN * LITHUANIA * MEMEL * POLAND * ROMANIA * RUSSIA * SAAR YUGOSLAVIA *** THIS IS A MUST HAVE bibliophile publication.
Price: $33.00     Sale Price! $30.00
Item Id #003878    See Details...
FORGERIES COUNTERFEITS CRETE & GERMANY COLONIES
Country: CRETE
Condition: FORGERIES COUNTERFEITS CRETE & GERMANY COLONIES
Description: COUNTERFEITS: CRETE FIRST SIX STAMP ISSUES * AND GERMAN COLONIES POSTMARKS By Charles S. Thompson 2011 reprint of the rare 1943 Edition, in English, 20 PAGES many illustrations Included are forgeries: BRITISH & RUSSIAN ISSUES FOR CRETE GERMAN COLONIES POSTMARKS & CANCELLATIONS OF GERMAN POST OFFICES IN: TOGO CHINA SHANGHAI FES PALESTINE CAMERUN CAROLINE ISLANDS GERMAN WEST AFRICA NEW GUINES SOUTH WEST AFRICA MARIANA ISLANDS MARSHALL ISLANDS SAMOA Limited Edition - Rare book
Price: $23.00
Item Id #003879    See Details...
FORGERIES AUSTRIA BELGIUM CZECHOSLOVAKIA ESTONIA
Country: AUSTRIA
Condition: FORGERIES AUSTRIA BELGIUM CZECHOSLOVAKIA ESTONIA
Description: ********** 2016 REPRINT ************ FORGERIES: AUSTRIA BELGIUM CZECHOSLOVAKIA DANZIG ESTONIA FORGERIES: AUSTRIA BELGIUM CZECHOSLOVAKIA DANZIG ESTONIA FINLAND FRANCE FRENCH COLONIES GERMANY OCC OF BELGIUM GREECE LATVIA MEMEL NETHERLANDS POLAND ROMANIA RUSSIA SERBIA **** CHECK TO THE FORGERS describes, illustrates and gives lots of information on the SIIMSON KULL, NOVOTNY, WAXMANN and FELDMANN forgeries. Extensive sections on Danzig, Estonia, Latvia, Russia. Lots of overprints, including those on Air Mail (Czechoslovakia, Estonia, France, Latvia, Memel and Switzerland). Also sections on Finland, Serbia, Netherlands, Romania, Greece, Poland, Belgium, Austria, French Colonies etc. **** A lot of information is packed in this invaluable book missing from most libraries, also because the original was printed in a very limited edition. Published by Kurt Kayssner in 1935, high quality 2006 Pavia reprint, in English, 72 pages, with many illustrations, very easy to use, includes index. 5 1/2” x 8 1/2” (which is double size the original), with a few added pages with crisp illustrations of genuine stamps (not in the original edition).
Price: $30.00
Item Id #003880    See Details...
FORGERIES RUSSIA BOSNIA BULGARIA COREA CZECHOSLOVAKIA
Country: RUSSIA
Condition: FORGERIES RUSSIA BOSNIA BULGARIA COREA CZECHOSLOVAKIA
Description: FORGERIES RUSSIA BOSNIA BULGARIA COREA CZECHOSLOVAKIA FORGERIES RUSSIA BOSNIA BULGARIA COREA CZECHOSLOVAKIA, DANISH WEST INDIES FIUME FIJI LATVIA NORWAY NEWFOUNDLAND ROMANIA SPAIN USA URUGUAY FORGERIES OLD AND NEW by ALDEN C. JOHNSON, Part I. (Look out for Part II in my listings) **** Seminal work in English, 42 pages, illustrated throughout, easy reading. It deals with the forgeries of BOSNIA, BRITISH EAST AFRICA, BULGARIA, COREA, CZECHOSLOVAKIA (extensive section), DANISH WEST INDIES, DENMARK, DOMINICAN REPUBLIC FIUME, FIJI, LATVIA, MONTENEGRO, NEWFOUNDLAND, NORWAY, ROMANIA, RUSSIA (extensive section), SERBIA, SHANGHAI, SIBERIA, SPAIN, UNITED STATES, URUGUAY and other countries such as BRITISH EAST AFRICA, ETHIOPIA, AUSTRIA, AZORES, BOLIVIA, CANADA, CUBA, SLOVAKIA, DANZIG, FINLAND, GERMANY, NEW BRUNSWICK, NEW CALEDONIA, NOVA SCOTIA, OBOCK, PERU, POLAND, SWITZERLAND, TURKEY, WHITE RUSSIA, and ZULULAND. Filled with very useful information complemented by a good INDEX. Pavia Reprint of the rare 1941 EMCO edition, fine quality. The lay-out of the original work has been improved where possible and this reprint is printed on high quality, extra white paper from short fibre pulp from eucalyptus trees, chlorine free. *** MISSING FROM 98% OF THE LIBRARIES!!! THIS IS A MUST HAVE bibliophile publication. LOOK OUT FORT PART II in my upcoming auctions .
Price: $33.00     Sale Price! $29.00
Item Id #014632    See Details...
SPAIN FORGERIES 1850 to 1925 by De Haene RARE
Country: SPAIN
Condition: SPAIN FORGERIES 1850 to 1925 by De Haene RARE
Description: SPAIN FORGERIES 1850-1925 SPAIN FORGERIES 1850-1925 ETUDE SUR LES FAUX TIMBRES DE ESPAGNE 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 of stamps issued between 1850 and 1925: Most Early Issues, Don Quixote, War Tax, Carlist Insurrection, forged inverted centers, color alteration, 1868 overprints, forged cancellations, Reprints. Reprint of the rare 1926 edition, fine quality, printed on high quality, white paper . 24 pages with some black and white illustrations.
Price: $25.00     Sale Price! $23.00
Item Id #010537    See Details...
FORGERIES TURKEY OVERPRINTS 1879-1911 STIEDL BILLIG * REPRINT
Country: TURKEY
Condition: FORGERIES TURKEY OVERPRINTS 1879-1911 new Reprint
Description: Otto E. Stiedl and Fritz Billig TURKEI II AUFDRUCK FAELSCHUNGEN 1879-1911 *** Original Publisher: Billig, Vienna, 1937. Recent reprint in larger size, with some improvements to the illustrations In German; paperback, 64 illustrations showing blown-up characteristics of forgeries, 21 pages [8" x 11"] Useful guide to forgeries of overprints of the years between 1879 and 1911 with enlarged black & white photo illustrations of forged and genuine overprints; also some "invented" overprints (phantasie...as Billig called them) THIS RESEARCH IS STILL VERY USEFUL TO THE COLLECTOR WHO NEEDS TO WEED OUT THE BAD OVERPRINTS * KNOWLEDGE OF GERMAN IS NOT ESSENTIAL BECAUSE WITH AN INTERNET TRANSLATOR (ie BABEL FISH) YOU CAN TRANSLATE THE FEW ESSENTIAL TERMS YOU NEED TO UNDERSTAND THE CLUES THAT DISTINGUISH GENUINE FROM FORGERY LIMITED EDITION EXPECT: Research that was compiled in 1937 EXPECT: Good production with printing quality based on an original that was produced 75 years ago DO NOT EXPECT 2011 photography, or state-of-the-art typographical and lay-out quality in a reprint of a 1937 monograph 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: $26.00     Sale Price! $23.00
Item Id #014633    See Details...
PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND EARLY FORGERIES AND STAMPS
Country: PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND
Condition: PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND EARLY FORGERIES AND STAMPS
Description: EARLY FORGERIES OF THE STAMPS OF PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND by Robert E. Earee (in English); and LES TIMBRES DE L’ILE DU PRINCE EDOUARD by Georges Brunel (in French). Illustrated throughout, fine quality, limited edition reprint for the discerning bibliophile. This 20-page booklet presents some of the early research on the stamps of P.E.I. These two seminal works by famous scholars are still very important and very useful. The lay-out of the original work has been improved where possible and this reprint is printed on high quality, extra white paper ~~~~ THIS IS A MUST HAVE bibliophile publication.
Price: $20.00     Sale Price! $18.00
Item Id #010538    See Details...
FORGERIES EARLY SWITZERLAND De Haene 2007 Reprint rare
Country: SWITZERLAND
Condition: FORGERIES EARLY SWITZERLAND De Haene 2007 Reprint rare
Description: A. DE HAENE *** ETUDE SUR LE FAUX TIMBRES DE LA SUISSE SWITZERLAND FORGERIES ** 2007 REPRINT OF THE EARLY 1920s BIBLIOGRAPHIC RARITY *** ** 20 pages, illustrations added to the original edition, IN FRENCH NOT TO BE MISSED!!! ESSENTIAL REFERENCE FOR THE SERIOUS COLLECTOR
Price: $21.00
Item Id #010541    See Details...
FORGERIES CUBA SPANISH COLONIAL PERIOD by Earee
Country: CUBA
Condition: FORGERIES CUBA SPANISH COLONIAL PERIOD by Earee
Description: ROBERT BRISCO EAREE ~~~~ CUBA FORGERIES SPANISH COLONIAL **** A good and comprehensive, but by no means complete, description of a good number of the existing forgeries of Cuban stamps from the Spanish colonial period. The treatment starts with the Queen Isabella issue of 1855 and ends with the King Alfonso XIII issue of 1898. The differences between the genuine stamps and the forgeries are described in great detail. 20 Pages, in English, with Illustrations including some new ones of genuine and forged stamps/overprints 2011 Reprint of the 1905 3rd and last compilation from Earee's 3rd Edition of "ALBUM WEEDS - or How To Detect Forged Stamps" Earee illustrates and gives details 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. An essential work for collectors of classic issues LIMITED EDITION *** NOT TO BE MISSED!!! ESSENTIAL REFERENCE FOR THE SERIOUS COLLECTOR
Price: $21.00     Sale Price! $19.00
Item Id #010542    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...
FFE #7 FORGERIES LOMBARDY VEN SICILY BRAZIL SPAIN
Country: ITALY
Condition: FFE #7 FORGERIES LOMBARDY VEN SICILY BRAZIL SPAIN
Description: FAKES FORGERIES EXPERTS VOL. 7 190 pages, in color, illustrated throughout many important articles on FORGERIES OF VARIOUS COUNTRIES including: SPAIN CARLISTA FORGERIES ZP 3 ZEPPELIN FORGED OVPT SERBIA NEWSPAPER STAMPS ITALY 1911 AERIAL RALLY HUNGARY-AUSTRIA COVERS SWITZERLAND STRUBEL BISECTS COLOMBIA PRE PHILATELY ESSENTIAL REFERENCE FOR THE SERIOUS COLLECTOR
Price: $95.00
Item Id #004144    See Details...
FORGERIES AND FAKES BY SEFI 2011 REPRINT NEW
Condition: FORGERIES AND FAKES BY SEFI 2011 REPRINT NEW
Description: ALEXANDER J. SEFI -- FORGERIES AND FAKES ** in English, 28 pages, with illustrations -- 2011 New Reprint of the 1929 lecture by Sefi, with the original illustrations plus a few very interesting illustrations added to this reprint as a bonus ~~~ also added is a short biography of Sefi. The booklet is a solid introduction to forgeries and fakes and remains very useful 80 years after it was first published. We have noticed on the internet dealers offering the first edition and the 1960 reprint at prices ranging from $40 to over $200. TOPICS COVERED INCLUDE: FORGERIES OF WHOLE OR PART OF THE STAMP "CLEANED STAMPS" FAKED & REPAIRED STAMPS REPRINTS STAMPS POSTMARKED TO ORDER BOGUS STAMPS METHODS OF DETECTION THE ULTRA-VIOLET RAY LAMP METHODS OF MEASUREMENT ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ An essential work for serious collectors NOT TO BE MISSED!!! WE SHIP WORLDWIDE
Price: $19.00     Sale Price! $17.00
Item Id #010544    See Details...
FORGERIES & REPRINTS BELGIUM 1849-1928  (Billig)
Country: BELGIUM
Condition: FORGERIES & REPRINTS BELGIUM 1849-1928 (Billig)
Description: Otto E. Stiedl and Fritz Billig *** BELGIEN FAELSCHUNGEN 1849-1928 *** Original Publisher: Billig, Vienna, 1937. Recent reprint in larger size, with some improvements to the illustrations In German; paperback, 115 illustrations showing blown-up characteristics of forgeries, 36 pages [8" x 11"] ~~~~ THIS RESEARCH IS STILL VERY USEFUL TO THE COLLECTOR WHO NEEDS TO WEED OUT THE FORGERIES * KNOWLEDGE OF GERMAN IS NOT ESSENTIAL BECAUSE WITH AN INTERNET TRANSLATOR (ie BABEL FISH) YOU CAN TRANSLATE THE FEW ESSENTIAL TERMS YOU NEED TO UNDERSTAND THE CLUES THAT DISTINGUISH GENUINE FROM FORGERY ** LIMITED EDITION ** EXPECT: Research that was compiled in 1937 * EXPECT: Good production with printing quality based on an original that was produced 75 years ago * ON THE WHOLE THIS IS A VERY GOOD AND MOST USEFUL REPRINT, IF YOU ARE VERY DEMANDING PLEASE KEEP THE FOLLOWING IN MIND: DO NOT EXPECT 2011 photography: DO NOT!! (some of the original photography is a bit problematic and the publisher has done his best to improve it - but he is not yet capable of performing miracles) ~~~ DO NOT EXPECT: state-of-the-art typographical and lay-out quality in a reprint of a 1937 monograph - if those are your expectations do not buy or criticize this reprint unless you have actually produced a better one (it won't be easy!!) ~~~ 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
Price: $41.00
Item Id #010545    See Details...
 ITALY ALL ITALIAN STATES FORGERIES IN COLOR best book
Condition: ITALY ALL ITALIAN STATES FORGERIES IN COLOR best book
Description: SIMPLY THE BEST *** IN ITALIAN *** BEST INVESTMENT YOU CAN MAKE!!! 128 pages, illustrated throughout, high quality pictures in COLOR GIVES CHARACHTERISTICS OF GENUINE AND FORGED STAMPS OF LOMBARDY VENETIA SARDINIA TUSCANY PAPAL STATES - ROMAN STATES ROMAGNE MODENA PARMA NAPLES SICILY provides concise and clear background to All States and their issues highlights clues and details of genuine (in bold font) and forgeries (in script, italic) even if you do not know Italian in a few minutes, and with the help of a dictionary (Babel & others on the Internet) you will be able to use this book proficiently It is a bit expensive but the production is truly lavish, and if it saves you from buying the wrong stamp, as it will, then it's cheap, very cheap -- ALSO nowadays expertisers and expert committees charge up to $40-$50 per stamp even if forged...once you expertise a couple stamps by yourself with the help of this book you paid for it A BEAUTIFUL & MOST USEFUL BOOK LIMITED, BIBLIOPHILE EDITION: once sold out this will be a very difficult book to buy THIS IS A MUST HAVE bibliophile publication. WE HAVE SEVERAL OTHER BOOKS ON FORGERIES -- USE OUR SEARCH ENGINE FOR "FORGERIES"
Price: $109.00
Item Id #010546    See Details...
ITALY POSTA MILITARE AFTER THE END OF WORLD WAR 1 By Bernardelli
Country: ITALY
Condition: ITALY POSTA MILITARE AFTER THE END OF WORLD WAR 1 By Bernardelli
Description: LE POSTE MILITARI DOPO LA FINE DELLA PRIMA GUERRA MONDIALE La Diaspora degli Uffici Postali Italiani dopo il 3 Novembre 1918 di Renzo Bernardelli THE ITALIAN FPOs AFTER THE END OF WORLD WAR I Poste Militari localizzate a/in: TRENTO * TRIESTE * VENEZIA GIULIA DALMAZIA * DALMATIA BULGARIA AUSTRIA ALBANIA LEGIONE CECOSLOVACCA * CZECH LEGION IN ITALY FIUME CORFU MACEDONIA * GREECE SLOVENIA LIBYA FRANCIA * FRANCE ANATOLIA * TURKEY * CONSTANTINOPLE SMIRNE * SMYRNA BELGIO * BELGIUM In Italian * 24 pages * Saddle stitched * illustrations throughout Easy to use: the information about each FPO has a plain easy to follow description giving useful details about the location/s and other technical details LIMITED EDITION HIGHLY RECOMMENDED
Price: $23.00
Item Id #006213    See Details...
FORGERIES SICILY * NEW EDITION REVISED EXPANDED
Country: ITALY
Condition: SICILY FORGERIES indispensable book - revised & expanded reprint
Description: FORGERIES SICILY SICILIA NEW REVISED IMPROVED 2006 EDITION - NEW EDITION FORGERIES OF THE 1859 KING BOMBA STAMPS OF SICILY by Otto Stiedl and Fritz Billig, in German NOW in English and Italian (first ever translations by Dr. Migliavacca); New Millennium Limited Edition Reprint of 50 copies (most already sold to subscribers), GENUINE STAMPS AND FORGERIES are all illustrated with enlargements of details, 80 pages large size (8 inches x 11 inches). The lay-out of the original work has been changed and improved where possible and this reprint is printed on high quality, white paper. New important illustrations have been added. Of particular merit is the new information on the ONEGLIA FORGERIES with an extensive chapter on them, plus the PALERMO REPRINTS. Misattributions by Stiedl and Billig have been corrected by Dr Migliavacca and extensive information on the stamps of Sicily has been added. A Sperati forgery is also discussed and for the first time FORGED HORSESHOE POSTMARKS OF SICILY also receive some attention. Easy to use. THIS IS A MUST HAVE bibliophile publication. . *********************** SICILIA 1859: I FALSI - di Otto Stiedl e Fritz Billig, prima edizione trilingue (Tedesco Inglese Italiano) del Dr. Giorgio Migliavacca. Falsi e originali sono tutti illustrati. Trattandosi di una ristampa si e cercato di migliorare le illustrazioni aggiungendone di nuove e migliorando quelle vecchie. 80 pagine grande formato. Di grande importanza il capitolo sui falsi di ERASMO ONEGLIA e la rivista della attribuzioni erronee a Fournier, e un errata corrige onde porre le ristampe di Palermo degli anni 30 nella esatta prospettiva. Uno dei falsi Sperati e anche discusso in dettaglio, e vi e in prima assoluta una sezione dedicata ai timbri ferro di cavallo falsi. Opera utilissima ora riveduta, corretta, e ampliata. Di facile uso.
Price: $49.00
Item Id #001869    See Details...
FORGERIES ARGENTINA & BUENOS AYRES 1856-1892 by Earee
Country: ARGENTINA
Condition: FORGERIES ARGENTINA & BUENOS AYRES 1856-1892 by Earee
Description: ROBERT BRISCO EAREE *** ARGENTINA & BUENOS AYRES FORGERIES 1856-1892 *** 32 Pages, in English, with Illustrations *** 2011 Reprint of the 1905 3rd and last compilation from Earee's 3rd Edition of "ALBUM WEEDS - or How To Detect Forged Stamps" Earee illustrates and gives details 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. An essential work for collectors of classic issues of Argentina. NOT TO BE MISSED!!! ESSENTIAL REFERENCE FOR THE SERIOUS COLLECTOR
Price: $25.00     Sale Price! $22.00
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