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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
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
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
R.E.R & C.H.C. Chamber.. NEWFOUNDLAND
AIR MAILS 1919-1939. With Additional Notes on Subsequent Flights and Air Stamps.
H. R. Harmer, 1953. 180 pages. Shelf wear and discoloration to the binding.
Corners are bumped. Binding is tight. $35.00
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
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.
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
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
FORWARDING AGENTS. Toronto,
Canada: Philatelic Specialists Society, 1966. 165 pages. Slight shelf wear to
spine and corners. $24.50
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
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