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WORLD : CATALOGUES & REFERENCE BOOKS
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3844
Album Weeds: How to Detect Forged Stamps by RB Eared. 2 Vol set (2nd vol loose spine cover), pub 1905. Approx 1300pgs, illustrated throughout, still the definitive work on C19th reproductions, fakes, forgeries & other nasties.
 AVAILABLE at A$250
3845
Australia: Booklets Pfeffer's Australia & Territories Booklet Catalogue 4th Edition in 2 vols 1904-2009, plus 2010 Supplement. Very comprehensive & acknowledged as the standard reference work. Near new.
 AVAILABLE at A$50
3846
Australia: KGV The Surface Printed 1d Sideface Issue Variety Catalogue by C R Monk, 2006 edition, 164pgs with in-depth study of the plate flaws, compartment marks & other varieties. Profusely illustrated throughout enabling accurate identification of even the minute variations. As new, essential reference for the KGV collector.
 AVAILABLE at A$60
3847
Australia: KGV One Penny by Boulton, Colbran, Davidson & others, 3rd edition, 1999, pub BSAP, 244pgs listing & showing each constant variety from Plate 1/1 to Pane 8/60 in sequential order. Easy to follow & illustrated profusely throughout. Spiral-bound. Used VG/near new.
 AVAILABLE at A$60
3848
Australia: KGV 1½d Die I Stamp-Electros 1 to 14, by R Guy & others from the ACCC, pub 2005. Very comprehensive, illustrated throughout, long out of print.
 AVAILABLE at A$70
3849
Australia: The Postal History of the Aust Army During WWII by Collas, 255pgs, pub 1986 RPSV. In depth view inc some illustrations. Near new inc original DJ.
 AVAILABLE at A$60
3850
Australia - 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 wear, excellent condition. Hard to find.
 AVAILABLE at A$200
3851
Australia -Victoria: The Travelling POs & Their Markings 1865-1912. By Purves, 2nd edition, pub 1979, inc rarity ratings. Long out of print, near new.
 AVAILABLE at A$50
3852
British Commonwealth: Sir Gwaine Baillie Collection. Sotheby's sales London comp set of auction catalogues inc GB parts 1&2, Australian States/Commonwealth (3), New Zealand, British Africa, British West Indies, Rhodesia, plus 'Missed Opportunities'. All VG/near new. One of the most valuable collections sold in the last 20 years. (11)
 AVAILABLE at A$120
3853
British Empire: Madam Joseph Revisited, by B M Cartwright, 95 pgs, pub RPSL 2005. Detailing & illustrating over 420 diff FORGED pmks inc Numeral cancels, noted BNG & cds types (inc Registered) from Aden to Wellington. All very dangerous, plus folder of transparencies for comparison on actual stamps. Invaluable reference. Interestingly Madam Joseph cancels are much sought after & sell for considerably above the prices that cheaper stamps retail at.
 AVAILABLE at A$150
3854
Canada: The Stamps of British North America by Jarrett. Pub 1929 Toronto, 610 pgs, hardbound. Inc Postage Stamps, Die Proofs, Revenues, Airmail Labels/cachets, covers, pmks & postal history. VGC.
 AVAILABLE at A$50
3855
Canadian Military Posts: 2 Vol set by Bailey & Toop, editor E B Proud. Vol 1 Colonial Period to 1919. Vol 2 between the Wars & WWI - 1920 to 1946. Pub 1984 & 1985, 636 pgs in total, illustrated throughout inc pmks, cachets, covers & maps. Minor fading to outer covers (No DJ) o/w near new.
 AVAILABLE at A$150
3856
Europe/Great Britain/USA: The Postal History of the Forwarding Agents by K Rowe, 280pgs, pub 1984. Near new.
 AVAILABLE at A$60
3857
German SW Africa/SWA/Namibia: Comprehensive handbook of pmks, by Putzel, 600 pgs, well illustrated. DJ flts o/w near new.
 AVAILABLE at A$100
3858
Great Britain London Philatelist (RPSoc) Jan 1969 - Oct 1973, near comp (50). Then Jan 1983 - Feb 1996 (14) & April 1998 - May 2001 (25). Used VG-near new. (89)
 AVAILABLE at A$50
3859
Great Britain: Post Numbers Used at Pos in England, Wales & used Abroad 1844-1969. Parmeter & Smith, large format loose leaf with approx 300pgs. Pub 2003, as new. Also Irish Spoon Cancels by R Arundel, 60 photocopied pages. (2)
 AVAILABLE at A$80
3860
India CEF The China Expeditionary Force 1900-23 by Vink & others, 270pgs, plus 24 photo plates. VGC, original DJ.
 SOLD at A$120
3861
Japan: Classical Forgeries by Kr Wilhelmsen, 360pgs, illustrated throughout, written in Norwegian, pub Norway 1981. Very comprehensive. Near new.
 AVAILABLE at A$100
3862
Lithuania: The Postage Stamps of by Grigaliunas et al, 237pgs pub by Collector's Club New York 1978. Definitive work inc errors, varieties & numbers printed, illustrated throughout. VGC inc original DJ.
 AVAILABLE at A$50
3863
Locals: Catalogue of Local Post Issues by W Rowcroft Jnr, pub 1960. Small format book with 144pgs & 222 illustrations listing 121 diff Local Posts from Naborg Bypost to Viborg Bypost. Nearly all Mainland Europe but does inc Australasian New Hebrides Co, Christmas Island Central Pacific & Channel Islands WWII German Occupations. Minor back cover split, good/VG condition.
 AVAILABLE at A$60
3864
New Zealand: History of the NZ Military Postal Services 1845-1991 by Startup & Proud. 377 pgs pub 1992. Illustrated throughout inc pmks & cachets. Near new inc DJ. Retail US$110 plus postage from Italy.
 AVAILABLE at A$90
3865
Papua New Guinea: Pmk books (2) with 'The Postal History of the Territory of New Guinea 1888-1942', by John Powell, 50 pgs, pub Hawthorn Press 1964. Pmks types depicted inc German New Guinea cds. The Postal History of British New Guinea & Papua 1885-1942 by Roger Lee. 111 pgs, pub Robson Lowe 1983, illustrated throughout inc NG/BNG barred killers, cds, Registered h/s & other pmks, inc rarity ratings. 2 very useful books, both in VG condition.
 SOLD at A$80
3866
Seychelles: Postage Stamps & Postal History by HV Farmer, 123pgs plus 29 photo plates, pub 1955 Robson-Lowe. Inc 1890 QV key plates, 1893 Provisionals inc opt varieties & settings. 1896 & 1901 Provisionals, 1938-52 Specialised KGVI photogravure Pics plus notes on pmks & postal history. VGC inc near comp original DJ.
 AVAILABLE at A$60
3867
South Africa: Stamps of the Orange Free State - Part II British Occupation 1900, by Buckley & Marriott, 211pgs, pub by OFSSC, London 1971. Very comprehensive, detailed & illustrated throughout. VG condition.
 AVAILABLE at A$50
3868
South Africa: The Postmarks of South Africa & Former States & Colonies. By R.F. Putzel. 10 volume set, listing offices from Aalwynsfontein to Zwide. Illustrated throughout with many 1000s of pmks, pictured. Few minor cover scuffs o/w VG condition. Original cost around £400. (10 vols)
 SOLD at A$250
3869
Spain: Edifil Specialised Catalogue 1850-1990 deluxe 3 vol leather bound, 2009/1. Inc perfs, wmks, shades, varieties, price on cover for earlier period, specimens etc. 1100 colour pgs. Just superseded. As new & retail $400+. (3 vols)
 AVAILABLE at A$120
3870
Swaziland & Zululand, The Postal History of by E B Proud. 182 pgs pub 1996. Illustrated throughout inc maps & pmks. Near new inc original DJ.
 SOLD at A$70
3871
Thailand: Early Cancels of Siam, 66pgs, illustrated throughout with valuations in US$, many of which are in the $1000s. Near new. Invaluable reference.
 AVAILABLE at A$75
3872
UPU Specimen 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$150
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