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ACCUMULATIONS : LITERATURE & REFERENCE BOOKS
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2015 SG British Commonwealth 1840-1970 catalogue inc perfs, specimens, wmks & varieties. 638pgs. New. Retail is $220.
 SOLD at A$90
12
2016 British Commonwealth SG cat 1840-1970 inc perfs, Specimens & varieties, 633pgs. Used, VGC. New retail $220.
 AVAILABLE at A$100
13
Australia: SG Catalogue 10th edition, inc States, Cocos, Christmas & Norfolk Is, New Guinea, Papua & PNG to 1970. 2016 current edition. New, retail $75
 AVAILABLE at A$50
14
Australian Commonwealth Specialists' Catalogue - Kangaroos: NEW (2017) edition comply revised & updated inc details on CTO cancels ex Specimen sets, FDC, proofs & essays. Expanded section on plate varieties, inc positions -some yet to be plated, many cat nos changed or reorganised). Price revisions (nearly all UPWARD), especially MUH & OS perfins, reflecting current collecting trends. Profusely illustrated. Essential must-have for all collectors. In Colour NEW.
 SOLD at A$100
15
ACSC Catalogue - Kangaroos: (2013) just superseded edition, inc details on CTO pmks ex Specimen sets, FDC, proofs & essays. Expanded section on plate varieties, inc positions -some yet to be plated, many cat nos changed or reorganised). Price revisions (nearly all UPWARD). Profusely illustrated. Essential must-have for all collectors.
 AVAILABLE at A$60
16
- KGV 1914-36 Current edition. (2014). Completely revised inc details of CTO pmks inc Brisbane types, FDC, Defs & Commems, Proofs & Essays, shades & varieties completely revised inc some big price rises in 1d reds & other values, newly listed varieties. 430+ pgs. A must for anyone half interested in this fascinating series. New.
 AVAILABLE at A$110
17
- KGVI 1937-52 latest 2015 edition revised & expanded to 280pgs with Die Proofs, imprints inc no imprint errors, Note Printing Branch 'thefts' now fully listed inc imperfs, no wmk & unissued colours, perf errors inc marginal imperfs, Plate nos etc. New.
 AVAILABLE at A$75
18
- QEII Pre-decimal 1953-65 latest 2015 edition revised & expanded to 370+ pgs with extra illustrations, inc varieties, design artwork, die proofs etc, plus updated listings of the prominent or technically important varieties, plate numbers & perf errors. Retail $105.
 AVAILABLE at A$75
19
- Decimals I, II, III, 1966-2001. Covers everything inc varieties, proofs, marginal markings, framas, missing colours etc. 1465 pgs. Latest editions. New. Original retail $280. Reserve reduced. (3)
 AVAILABLE at A$140
20
- Booklets 257 pgs. Current (2003) edition. In-depth coverage of all issues from 1904 with all sub-types, & slogan combinations on the popular 1960s 5d & 4c. Essential reference. New.
 AVAILABLE at A$40
21
- Postage Dues inc NSW & VIC, with first ever specialised listing of the Colonial issues, & Commonwealth issues fully revised. (224pgs). New 2014 edition.
 AVAILABLE at A$75
22
Billigs Encyclopedia handbooks Vols 1, 2, 4, 8, 11, 13, 17, 18. All with references to pmks inc USA 1800s Heart, Numeral Killers, Reversed Letters, Animals, Cross pmks, Diamond, Heads, Birds & New York Foreign Mails. Plus World Philately inc Allenstein POs, Australian Airmails to mid 1948, Bavaria-Iceland-Prussia Numeral pmks, German Railway Post pmks, Sweden POs to 1910 & much other useful data not available elsewhere. Used G-VGC long out of print & now hard to find. (8).
 SOLD at A$100
23
British Commonwealth: Robson Lowe Encyclopedia Vol 2, 'Empire in Africa' inc coverage of stamps, pmks, postal history (Boer War etc), stationery, Specimens, forgeries etc. Much invaluable information not available elsewhere. Some foxing to end papers o/w VG-F.
 AVAILABLE at A$110
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British Commonwealth: Robson Lowe Encyclopedia Vol 2, 'Empire in Africa' inc coverage of stamps, pmks, postal history (Boer War etc), stationery, Specimens, forgeries etc. Much invaluable information not easily available elsewhere. Deaccessioned from PS of NSW Library. Minor outer cover wear, F-VF.
 AVAILABLE at A$110
25
British Commonwealth: Robson Lowe Encyclopaedia Vol 4, 'Empire in Australasia' 1962 edition with Australia, Commonwealth to end KGVI Pacific Islands inc New Guinea, NZ, Papua, Solomons, Cook Is, Tonga etc & Australian States inc stunning full colour plates, inc postal history inc early pmks & TPOs, forgeries inc Sperati £2 Kangaroo, plus selected local stamps. VG condition.
 AVAILABLE at A$120
26
British Commonwealth: Robson Lowe Encyclopedia Vol 5, The Empire in North America (1973). Covers Canada & Colonies, Bermuda, British Honduras, British Postal Agencies in USA, Colombia, Panama, Mexico, Postal History, pmks, essays, die proofs etc. Much invaluable info not found elsewhere. VG condition with DJ.
 AVAILABLE at A$50
27
British Empire; The Royal Collection by Sir John Wilson (Keeper of the Collection). Huge expensive (original cost £63) limited Morocco leather-bound edition 270x360x80mm thick, pub privately 1952. Massive tome cataloguing & describing the entire collection with 12 colour plates showing dozens of stamps inc GB 1840 QV 2d blue cnr blk of 38, NSW Sydney View 3d blk of 9, Cape of Good Hope 1d blue Woodblock in pr with issued 4d & many other similar rarities, 64 b&w plates showing 100s of classics, covers & multiples. Good condition its age with acceptable foxing on end papers & some intermediate pgs, minor stains on page edges. Plates are very fine. Rare book.
 AVAILABLE at A$450
28
China: SG Catalogue 2014 Imperial China to PRC inc Japanese Occup, Revolution period, provinces inc Manchuria, Sinkiang, Yunnan etc, Taiwan, Macao, Hong Kong & foreign POs Latest 2014 edition. 100s of increased prices. A little soiled, some creased pgs. Low reserve.
 SOLD at A$55
29
Falkland Islands: The 1891 Provisionals by Barton pub by BPA 1988. 182 pgs. Many illustrations & concentrated information of many years of research & study by a prominent philatelist.
 AVAILABLE at A$50
30
Forgeries: Album Weeds or How to Detect Forged Stamps by Earee, 2nd edition, pub 1892 by Stanley Gibbons, 726pgs, illustrated throughout inc 101 diff pmks. Usual foxing, mostly on the 1st 10 pgs, o/w VF with minimal cover wear. A rare & desirable book.
 AVAILABLE at A$150
31
Forged Postage Stamps (illustrated reference material) by H Bynof-Smith 5 vol set comprising British Empire, Africa & Asia, Americas, Europe & Colonies parts I & II (total 990pgs). Used, a couple of loose pgs. VGC & now hard to find.
 AVAILABLE at A$200
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Great Britain: SG KEVII to KGVI (1902-52) Specialised Catalogue inc varieties, plate/control nos, booklets, die/plate proofs, essays etc. A wealth of detail. New just superceded 2009 edition. Retail $125.
 AVAILABLE at A$50
33
Great Britain: 2015 SG Specialised Catalogue KEVII to KGVI. 335 pgs, hard-cover. Current edition. New, retail $120.
 AVAILABLE at A$80
34
Great Britain: British Postal Stationery by Huggins & Baker listing Postcards & Envelopes inc PTPO, Officials, Telegraph Forms, Officials & Forces issues, Wrappers, Reg envelopes & Airmail letter-sheets. Illustrated throughout inc colour plates. New condition, pub by GBPS 2007 (latest edition). Invaluable reference.
 AVAILABLE at A$75
35
Great Britain: Discovering KGV high value Seahorses by Brian Kearsley, pub 2006, 278pgs with in-depth coverage inc plate varieties & Colonial opts. Illustrated throughout. New inc original jacket.
 AVAILABLE at A$100
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Great Britain: 'The Philatelic Record' Vols 4-7 & 9-11 for 1882-89. No.5 missing back spine, others F-VF with foxing, mostly on the end papers. Ex PS of NSW Library. Now hard to find. (7)
 AVAILABLE at A$100
37
Great Britain: SG Specialised Catalogue. Vol 2, KEVII to KGVI. 2009 edition. 278 pgs, hard-cover. Near new, retail $80.
 AVAILABLE at A$40
39
New Zealand: The Postage Stamps of... Vol 2, edited by Collins & Watts, 1949. 410 pgs inc set of 8 reprinted QV Chalon die proofs. Covers the Chalons, 1936 Pictorials, 1940 Centennial, Officials, Postal Stationery, Postal Fiscals etc. Dust jacket (sl tears), o/w VGC.
 AVAILABLE at A$100
40
Papua: 'Plating Papua Part 1, The Lithographs (SG 47-83)', by M Ryan, 564 pgs, pub 2013. Highly technical study of 1907-11 bicolour Lakatois with all of the 30 plate positions of ea value illustrated both large & small Papua types with their individual characteristics identified & described. A must-have for the student of Papua philately.
 AVAILABLE at A$100
41
Papua: Lakatoi I & Lakatoi II & III (1979-83). Near new, w/o the toning or foxing so commonly found on this pr.
 SOLD at A$110
42
Paquebot Cancellations of the World by Hosking, 2nd Edition, 1987. 307pgs, illustrated throughout inc rarity ratings. Indispensable reference work. Near new.
 AVAILABLE at A$60
43
Revenues: South East Asia Revenues by Barefoot. Current 2006 (Current edition). 287 pgs pricing 1000s of stamps inc China (Japanese Occup only), French India, HK, Japan, Korea, Malaya inc Occup, Neth Indies, Philippines, Taiwan, Thailand & Vietnam. Near new.
 AVAILABLE at A$70
44
Scandinavia: 2013 SG Catalogue (current edition) with Aland Is, Denmark, Faroe Is, Finland, Greenland, Iceland, Norway & Sweden. 440 pgs in colour. Near new, now out of print, retail $75.
 AVAILABLE at A$40
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SG 2015 British Commonwealth 1840-1970 catalogue inc perfs, specimens, wmks & varieties. 638pgs. New. Retail is $220.
 AVAILABLE at A$100
46
South-West Africa: The opted Stamps to 1930 by N Becker, 218pgs, pub 1990. Comprehensive, illustrated throughout inc 4 colour plates. Near new.
 AVAILABLE at A$60
47
South Australia: 'The Departmental Stamps' by AR Butler. The definitive work inc rarity ratings by individual stamp & overview by Department. Illustrated throughout, 176 pgs plus 4 colour plates. Minor usage wear, excellent condition. Hard to find.
 AVAILABLE at A$250
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South East Asia: SG 2015 Catalogue for Bhutan, Cambodia, Indochina, Indonesia inc Jap Occup, Laos, Myanmar, Nepal, Philippines, Thailand inc Siamese POs Abroad, Timor & Vietnam. Creased back cover, o/w near new.
 SOLD at A$55
49
Spain: 2009/10 Edifil Specialized Catalogue (covers 1850-1990) deluxe 3 vol leather bound, inc perfs, wmks, shades, varieties, price on cover for earlier period, specimens etc. 1100 colour pgs. As new & retail $350.
 AVAILABLE at A$200
50
Spain: 2012 Edifil Catalogue inc telegraphs, postal stationery, Civil War locals etc, plus Colonies & Andorra. 450 pgs. As new.
 AVAILABLE at A$30
51
Specimen UPU Stamps 1878-1961 by James Bendon, new 2015 edition. Lists & illustrates all printed & h/s types, special printings made for specimen purposes, receiving authority h/s etc such as 'Ultramar', local cancels inc the large circular types for Madagascar etc, plus normal CTO types from 'specimen' sets & much more. Numerous appendix listings, UPU bulletins, archive pages etc photographed. A4 hardcover 530+ pgs, in colour. Whole world with 100s of countries.
 AVAILABLE at A$180
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Specimen UPU Stamps 1878-1961 by James Bendon, new 2015 edition. Lists & illustrates all printed & h/s types, special printings made for specimen purposes, receiving authority h/s etc such as 'Ultramar', local cancels inc the large circular types for Madagascar etc, plus normal CTO types from 'specimen' sets & much more. Numerous appendix listings, UPU bulletins, archive pages etc photographed. A4 hardcover 530+ pgs, in colour. Covers whole world with 100s of diff countries.
 AVAILABLE at A$180
53
USA: 2015 SG Catalogue inc Confederate States, Postmaster Provisionals, Coils, Plate nos, Booklets, Carrier stamps, plus Hawaii, Marshalls, Micronesia, Palau & United Nations NY office. 539pgs. Near new, retail $110.
 SOLD at A$50
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USA-Hawaii: The Honolulu Advertiser Collection, 3-part auction cat/ handbook by Robert Siegel 1995 for dispersal of the best collection ever formed. Profusely illustrated with historical & philatelic notes. Superb reference work in near new condition & now hard to find.
 AVAILABLE at A$60
55
Victoria: Franked! The Official Mail of Victoria 1964-1902 by Steig & Watson, 180pgs, pub RPSV 2008. Illustrated throughout, well researched inc rarity ratings. Near new condition inc dust jacket.
 AVAILABLE at A$70
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Western Australia: The Fiscal Stamps by John Dzelme, 146pgs pub 1987 listing IR opts to £10, Internal Revenue Stamps to £100, Stamp Duties to £100 London printings & to £10 Local Lithographs, Supreme Court Fees, Hospital Fund, Embossed Duty & others. Excellent condition with 1999 price list, dust jacket.
 AVAILABLE at A$60
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World: Billigs Philatelic handbooks inc Dictionary (vol 2), Australian Airmails 1914-mid 1948 (vols 4&5), Ireland Numeral pmks (vol 6), Thurn & Taxis (vol 8), Greece (Vol 11), Japanese Scenery pmks (Vols 17 & 24), GB college stamps (vol 18), Malaya (vol 19), Mexico (vol 20), Germany Ship post (vol 22), Rocket Mail (vol 23). Plus USA pmks pre-stamp era to WW2 references throughout plus 100s more subjects. Huge amount of invaluable information not available elsewhere. VG or better. Difficult assembly. (22).
 SOLD at A$220
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