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MAIL SENT ACROSS THE LINES USA CIVIL WAR by WALSKE
Country: USA
Condition: MAIL SENT ACROSS THE LINES USA CIVIL WAR by WALSKE
Description: In English * 34 pages illustrated in colour throughout - virtually new
Price: $20.00
Item Id #010883    See Details...
FALKLAND ISL. POSTAL STATIONERY HIGGINS GAGE CATALOG
Country: FALKLAND ISLANDS
Condition: FALKLAND ISL. POSTAL STATIONERY HIGGINS GAGE CATALOG
Description: 3 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system are still widely used by philatelists and stamp dealers as although the values given in the catalogue are out of date, there is no other comprehensive listing of world postal stationery."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: $4.00
Item Id #006277    See Details...
FALKLAND ISLANDS PHILATELIC DIGEST #2 by R N SPAFFORD
Country: FALKLAND ISLANDS
Condition: FALKLAND ISLANDS PHILATELIC DIGEST #2 by R N SPAFFORD
Description: 200 pp. 1979, hardbound illustrated throughout Comprehensive handbook, with important articles on various aspects of the stamps and postal history of the Falkland Islands USED COPY WITH VERY NEGLIGIBLE WEAR & TEAR, OTHERWISE IN VERY FINE CONDITION A RARE BOOK
Price: $59.00
Item Id #004236    See Details...
USA POSTAGE STAMPS by JOHN LUFF Weekly Phil Gossip
Condition: USA POSTAGE STAMPS by JOHN LUFF Weekly Phil Gossip
Description: large size book, in English, illustrated throughout, a collation of articles as printed in the early 1940s by the Weekly Philatelic Gossip, the numbering of the pages is that of the magazines in which the articles appear but most of the subject matter (stamps) is in chronological order - a most useful anthology - must be over 200 pages A4 size the book has insect damage to the cover's cloth and spine as can be seen in the scan, it is not disfiguring and given the rarity of this book you may consider re binding it - in any case the book is second hand and in fine condition - it is sold as is, NO RETURNS on this book given our accurate description of the minor blemishes just discussed
Price: $59.00
Item Id #004239    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...
FIRST USA GOVT POST OFFICE NORTHWEST TERRITORY used
Country: USA
Condition: FIRST USA GOVT POST OFFICE NORTHWEST TERRITORY used
Description: ESTABLISHMENT OF THE FIRST U.S. GOVERNMENT POST OFFICES IN THE NORTHWEST TERRITORY BY J B DEVOL & R B GRAHAM USEFUL REFERENCE FOR THE SERIOUS COLLECTOR IN ENGLISH, HARDBOUND - 48 PAGES ILLUSTRATED THROUGHOUT 1975 FIRST & ONLY EDITION USED WITH INSIGNIFICANT SIGNS OF SHELF LIFE *** BINDING & OVERALL APPEARANCE VERY FINE
Price: $41.00
Item Id #004247    See Details...
USA FORWARDING OF MAIL BY USPO DEPT 1792-2001
Country: USA
Condition: USA FORWARDING OF MAIL BY USPO DEPT 1792-2001
Description: Signed by the Author IN ENGLISH 2001 EDITION HARDBOUND, 238 pages * illustrated throughout, including color plates Used, in very good candition VERY INFORMATIVE & VERY IMPORTANT RESEARCH if you are a perfectionist BEWARE this book is USED INDESPENSABLE TO THE SERIOUS COLLECTOR
Price: $63.00
Item Id #004250    See Details...
USA DOMESTIC POSTAL RATES 1872-1993 by Beecher & Wawruk
Country: USA
Condition: USA DOMESTIC POSTAL RATES 1872-1993 by Beecher & Wawruk
Description: IN ENGLISH 1994 EDITION HARDBOUND, 240 pages A4 size illustrated throughout Used for research and lightly worn, in good condition, this edition has a slight binding problem where some pages may "come off" (nothing dramatic that can be easily fixed with some glue) - all books from this printing present this problem - (all of this is mentioned for accuracy - this book is not for the perfectionist) VERY INFORMATIVE & VERY IMPORTANT RESEARCH
Price: $63.00
Item Id #004251    See Details...
USA PARCEL POST POSTAL HISTORY BY HENRY GOBIE
Country: USA
Condition: USA PARCEL POST POSTAL HISTORY BY HENRY GOBIE
Description: 1979 edition in English HARDBOUND - 216 pages plus Appendix of Documents, illustrated throughout Used, in good condition (minor shelf wear) VERY INFORMATIVE & VERY IMPORTANT RESEARCH
Price: $43.00
Item Id #004252    See Details...
USA * SAN FRANCISCO POSTAL MARKINGS 1847-1900 - used
Condition: USA * SAN FRANCISCO POSTAL MARKINGS 1847-1900 - used
Description: IN ENGLISH * SADDLE STITCHED LARGE FORMAT 128 PAGES * ILLUSTRATED THROUGHOUT RARE 1992 EDITION USED WITH MINOR SIGNS OF USE & SHELF LIFE *** OVERALL VERY FINE USED, NOT ABUSED - INDESPENSABLE TO THE SERIOUS COLLECTOR
Price: $41.00
Item Id #004257    See Details...
CANADA PENCE ERA BY ARFKEN LEGGETT FIRBY STEINHART
Condition: CANADA PENCE ERA BY ARFKEN LEGGETT FIRBY STEINHART
Description: IN ENGLISH - 1997 X + 421 pages HARBOUND INDISPENSIBLE BOOK has Ex Libris V G GREENE on inside cover plate Used but overall very very fine, you could say like new - minor signs of shelf life mentioned for the perfectionist (this is a used book) A Special Item FROM THE ANTIQUARIAN & MODERNARIAN OF POSTAL HISTORY & PHILATELY
Price: $74.00
Item Id #004262    See Details...
CANADA PENCE SMALL QUEEN ERA BY ARFKEN INDISPENSABLE
Country: CANADA
Condition: CANADA PENCE SMALL QUEEN ERA BY ARFKEN INDISPENSABLE
Description: IN ENGLISH - 1997 iv + 459 pages HARBOUND INDISPENSIBLE BOOK Used but overall very very fine, you could say almost like new - minor signs of shelf life mentioned for the perfectionist (this is a used book) A Special Item FROM THE ANTIQUARIAN & MODERNARIAN OF POSTAL HISTORY & PHILATELY
Price: $74.00
Item Id #004264    See Details...
CANADA AND BRITISH NORTH AMERICA Holmes Handbook 1954
Country: CANADA
Condition: CANADA AND BRITISH NORTH AMERICA Holmes Handbook 1954
Description: A truly important book published in 1954 - very useful to both the philatelist and collector of postal history of this fascinating collecting area - in English - Hardbound, 246 pages with many illustrations
Price: $45.00
Item Id #004265    See Details...
CANADA AND B.N.A. HOLMES HANDBOOK & CATALOGUE 1943
Condition: CANADA AND B.N.A. HOLMES HANDBOOK & CATALOGUE 1943
Description: 444 pp. 1943, hardbound cloth illustrated throughout OF GREAT INTERESTED TO THE SPECIALIST Fascinating and informative USED COPY WITH USUAL WEAR & TEAR, OTHERWISE IN FINE CONDITION A RARE BOOK **
Price: $40.00
Item Id #004267    See Details...
USA 1851-57 KAPILOFF COLLECTION Siegel 1992
Country: USA
Condition: USA 1851-57 KAPILOFF COLLECTION Siegel 1992
Description: Important Sale with many highlights - 193 lots, absolutely sensational items simply breathtaking, each lot photographed in color - important source of information for the specialized collector
Price: $31.00
Item Id #004269    See Details...
NEW YORK FOREIGN MAIL CANCELLATIONS by Vlissingen & Waud
Country: USA
Condition: USA NEW YORK FOREIGN MAIL CANCELLATIONS by Vlissingen & Waud
Description: 108 pages, 1968 - HARDBOUND (no dust jacket) IN ENGLISH USED, with some minor signs of shelf life but overall fine to very fine WE SHIP WORLDWIDE
Price: $41.00
Item Id #004277    See Details...
USA 5c STAMPS OF 1856 by FRAJOLA & MAYER Hard Bound
Condition: USA 5c STAMPS OF 1856 by FRAJOLA & MAYER Hard Bound
Description: X + 165 Pages * Illustrated in COLOR throughout 2005 Edition, Hardbound In English USED: some hardly visible shelf life signs *** overall VERY FINE
Price: $65.00
Item Id #004281    See Details...
USA TWO CENT RED BROWN 1883-7 BY WILLARD 2 volumes
Condition: USA TWO CENT RED BROWN 1883-7 BY WILLARD 2 volumes
Description: 1970 Edition, 2 Hardbound volumes, 164 + 164 pages, illustrated throughout In English HARD BOUND - binding in good order USED: some negligible shelf life signs and overall VERY FINE
Price: $79.00
Item Id #004282    See Details...
USA POSTAGE STAMPS by LUFF - 1902 Edition HARD BOUND
Country: USA
Condition: USA POSTAGE STAMPS by LUFF - 1902 Edition HARD BOUND
Description: 1902 Edition, 417 pages (8" x 11"), illustrated throughout (no plates) SIGNED BY LUFF (!!!) In English HARD BOUND - looks leather bound - binding in good order USED: some negligible shelf life signs and overall VERY FINE IMPORTANT: this is a USED copy RARE BOOK HEAVY BOOK TO SHIP
Price: $139.00
Item Id #004283    See Details...
USA CANAL ZONE (Panama) STAMPS 450 pages book MOST USEFUL 1961 Edition
Country: PANAMA
Condition: USA CANAL ZONE (Panama) STAMPS 450 pages book MOST USEFUL 1961 Edition
Description: ELUSIVE ITEM FOR THE SPECIALIST IN ENGLISH, ILLUSTRATED THROUGHOUT Lots of information here: includes early issues and later issues as well as postal stationery Used copy with some signs of shelf life but overall fine to very fine
Price: $48.00
Item Id #008894    See Details...
MEXICO A GENERAL SKETCH 1911 FIRST EDITION PANAM UNION
Country: MEXICO
Condition: MEXICO A GENERAL SKETCH 1911 FIRST EDITION PANAM UNION
Description: 1911, FIRST EDITION BY PAN AMERICAN UNION 390 PAGES + LENGTHY DETAILED INDEX * HARDBOUND ILLUSTRATIONS THROUGHOUT INCLUDING folded MAPS, one them HUGE BINDING QUITE GOOD AND OVERALL CONDITION FINE NON PHILATELIC - NON POSTAL HISTORY!!!!! BUT A FEW PAGES GIVING INFORMATION ABOUT THE POSTAL SERVICE & TELEGRAPHS (SEE TABLE OF CONTENTS) In English
Price: $69.00
Item Id #004287    See Details...
CANADA VARIETIES QUEEN ELIZABETH II by Pugh *** Part I
Country: CANADA
Condition: CANADA VARIETIES QUEEN ELIZABETH II by Pugh *** Part I
Description: IN ENGLISH * 36 PAGES * 1972 With very minor signs of use and shelf life, otherwise very fine used copy NOT TO BE MISSED!!! ESSENTIAL REFERENCE FOR THE SERIOUS COLLECTOR
Price: $21.00
Item Id #006093    See Details...
URUGUAY: EARLY STAMPS & FORGERIES
Country: URUGUAY
Condition: URUGUAY: EARLY STAMPS & FORGERIES
Description: URUGUAY EARLY STAMPS & FORGERIES URUGUAY 1856-1909 and EARLY FORGERIES **** This little precious 40-page book (in English) is replete with illustrations and includes the following works: EARLY STAMPS OF URUGUAY by C A Howes, 1911; DILIGENCIAS by L.A. Micheloni, 1911; and the 1882 research on MONTEVIDEO and URUGUAY forgeries written by Earee in 1882. Valuable anthology of vintage research for the specialist.
Price: $27.00     Sale Price! $24.00
Item Id #003537    See Details...
BRAZIL AIR MAIL by KRIEBEL exhaustive important book
Country: BRAZIL
Condition: BRAZIL AIR MAIL by KRIEBEL exhaustive important book
Description: A History of the Development of Air Mail Service in Brazil by William Victor Kriebel. This 200+ page book provides comprehensive coverage of the development of the various airlines that have carried mail in and out of Brazil. The mail carrying flights of Aeropostal, Lufthansa, LATI, NYRBA. Pan Am, Varig. Condor and others are chronicled in detail. The book is copiously illustrated with the stamps and covers relevant to the various flights and airlines. 8 1/2 X 11 inch format. 1957.
Price: $48.00
Item Id #003293    See Details...
CANADA FANCY CANCELLATIONS 1800s by Day & Smythies
Country: CANADA
Condition: CANADA FANCY CANCELLATIONS 1800s by Day & Smythies
Description: IN ENGLISH * 158 PAGES * 1973 many illustrations With very minor signs of use and shelf life, otherwise very fine used copy NOT TO BE MISSED!!! ESSENTIAL REFERENCE FOR THE SERIOUS COLLECTOR
Price: $26.00
Item Id #007138    See Details...