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Carton including "Presentation of the Scouts on Stamps" in six softbound volumes (3rd Edn, undated), some useful auction catalogues etc. Heavy, and must be collected.
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"A Postal History of the Prisoners of War and Civilian Internees in East Asia during the Second World War Volume 3: Burma Thailand & Indo-China 1942-1946" by D Tett (2002), 400pp hardbound with d/j. Retail $80.
"Australasian Wreck Mail" by BR Peace (1997), published by The Royal Philatelic Society of Victoria, 289pp, hardbound with d/j. As new.
"Billig's Philatelic Handbook: The Empire in Asia" published by Robson Lowe, Parts I-III (Volumes 38-40), plus another Billig's volume, references to China, Indian States and Middle East, hardbound. (Qty 4)
"The Royal Philatelic Society of Victoria Library: A History and Catalogue" by G Kellow & R Turner (1996), published by The Royal Philatelic Society of Victoria, 514pp, hardbound.
AUSTRALIA: "Commonwealth of Australia Post Office Guide" (1952), Part II, the complete list of every post office & telegraph office in the country, good condition considering how often it must have been used.
AUSTRALIA - NEW SOUTH WALES: "Post, Receiving, Telegraph & Telephone Offices" by HC Hopson & R Tobin (1991), minor blemishes, some wear and discolouration, complete A-Z in four staplebound volumes. (Qty 4)
AUSTRALIA - NEW SOUTH WALES: "The Postal History of Sydney" by Orchard & Tobin, the complete set of six volumes covering maritime, railway & air mails, regulations, undeliverable mail, and circular datestamps, minor blemishes, softbound. (Qty 6)
AUSTRALIA - NORTHERN TERRITORY: "The Postal History of the Northern Territory" by EA Williams (1992), published by The Royal Philatelic Society of Victoria, 337pp, hardbound with d/j. [A copy sold in our auction of 17/2/2012 for $60]
AUSTRALIA - SOUTH AUSTRALIA: "A Catalogue of Squared Circle Postmarks of South Australia" by Overton (1983), wear and some blemishes softbound. Long out-of-print and always in demand.
AUSTRALIA - SOUTH AUSTRALIA: "The Post, Telegraph & Telephone Offices of South Australia and the Northern Territory" by Martin Walker (2004), 360pp looseleaf in customised binder.
AUSTRALIA - TASMANIA: "The Pictorials Stamps of Tasmania" by KE Lancaster (1986), published by The Royal Philatelic Society of Victoria, 149pp hardbound with d/j.
AUSTRALIA - TASMANIA: "Tasmania: The Postal History and Markings", by HM Campbell (1962), the softbound reprint (1984), minor blemishes, 203pp & "Part II" by Avery et al (1975), 203pp hardbound. (Qty 2)
AUSTRALIA - VICTORIA: "The Post Offices & Hand-Held Datestamps of Victoria Volume One: Introductory Sections plus A-B" (1989) & "...Volume Two: C-G" (1991) by Watson, Webster & Wood, covers worn, one with sticker, hardbound with d/j. [A similar set sold in our auction of 17/2/2012 for $85] (Qty 2)
AUSTRALIA - VICTORIA: "Franked! The Official Mail of Victoria 1864-1902" by Max Watson & Carl Stieg (2008), 192pp hardbound with d/j. Covers the important subjects of official mail, free mail and the franking system. Retail: $70.
AUSTRALIA - VICTORIA: "The Numeral Cancellations of Victoria" by H Freeman & G White (2001), the essential reference for Victorian postmarks including colour illustrations and post office maps, 420pp, hardbound with d/j (worn).
AUSTRALIA - VICTORIA: "Stamp Forgeries of Victoria" by Mavis Pope (1989), minor blemishes, 112pp spiral-bound, signed by the author. A copy sold for $105 at our auction of 23/9/2011.
AUSTRALIA - WESTERN AUSTRALIA: "Western Australia: The Stamps and Postal History", published by The Western Australian Study Group, No. 64 of only 100, minor blemishes, some toning, 471pp hardbound with d/j (worn). Long out-of-print.