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Last Updated December 21, 2016


1. Alcock, R.C. THE ALPHABETS OF THE BRITISH LINE ENGRAVED STAMPS. Bristol, England: Harvey Barton & Son Ltd. , 1936. 80 pages. Some discoloration and slight soiling to the light grey cloth binding. Corners are slightly bumped. The binding is tight. There are 45 fold-out plates protected by tissue guards. All plates are present and in very good condition. A rare and important British philatelic book. This one just does not show up very often. $250.00

2. Armstrong, D.B. & R.E.R. Dalwigk. STAMP COLLECTING. The Up-to-Date Stamp Journal. Volume I-September 1913 - March 1914. London: Aldine Publishing Company, 1913-14. This is volume I complete of this rare philatelic journal. Red cloth covers show wear to spine edges and corners. The top of the spine and the corners are bumped. The cloth is faded a bit. The binding is tight and pages are clean and free from marks or tears. The original covers to this periodical are present with each issue. One of the issues have a fold-out illustration. This illustration has some chips and tears, and one of the pieces has been detached and is loose with the remainder of the fold-out. This volume is truly a treasure trove of information on a wide variety of philatelic subjects. Each issue also contains advertisements, auction notices,  and other shorter columns, in additional to feature articles.  $70.00

3. Cole, Maurice F. MICHIGAN POSTAL MARKINGS. Ann Arbor, MI: Edwards Brothers, Printers, 1955. 193 pages. Signed by the author. Slight shelf wear to binding and rubbing to spine and corners. $48.00

4. Dalwick, R.E.R & C.H.C. Chamber.. NEWFOUNDLAND AIR MAILS 1919-1939. With Additional Notes on Subsequent Flights and Air Stamps. London: H. R. Harmer, 1953. 180 pages. Shelf wear and discoloration to the binding. Corners are bumped. Binding is tight. $35.00

5. Forster, Dale E. OREGON EXPRESS COMPANIES. Lake Oswego, Oregon: Raven Press, 1985. 231 pages. Slight shelf wear, else VG. Limited to 500 copies. An important historical book. $39.50

6. Harmer, C. H. C. NEWFOUNDLAND AIR MAILS, AIR STAMPS AND FLIGHT COVERS FROM 1919 THROUGH MARCH 31, 1949 (AN UPDATE OF 1953 EDITION). Cinnaminson, New Jersey: American Air Mail Society, 1984. 181 pages. Near fine condition. $45.00

7. Hyde, James Wilson. THE ROYAL MAIL: IT'S CURIOSITIES AND ROMANCE. Edinburgh: William Blackwood and Sons, 1885. 391 pages. Shelf wear to binding and some soiling to the binding. Corners slightly bumped. Jext block is starting to crack in the middle, but not serious. Binding slightly cocked. Nice pictorial front cover. $20.00

8. Jubilee Celebration Committee. ACCOUNT OF THE CELEBRATION OF THE JUBILEE OF UNIFORM INLAND PENNY POSTAGE. London: Simpkin, Marshall, & Company, 1891. 331 pages. Red cloth pictorial covers. There is fading and some discoloration to the edges of the boards. Shelf wear to the spine edges and the corners, with corners bumped. The binding is tight. A scarce philatelic publication. $20.00

9. Rowe, Kenneth. THE FORWARDING AGENTS. Toronto, Canada: Philatelic Specialists Society, 1966. 165 pages. Slight shelf wear to spine and corners. $24.50

10. Schoendorf, Robert. CATALOG OF CLASSIC AMERICAN AIRPOSTS AND AERONAUTICA, 1784-1900. Southfield, MI: Roger Koerber, 1982. 99 pages. Slight wear to binding and rubbing to spine and corners. $7.95

11. Worek, Michael & Jordan Worek. An American History Album.  Easton Press, 2009. Full black leather binding with illustrated pictorial front cover. Cormer owner's small address label on the top of one of the front blank endpages. $95.00

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