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Maassen, Wolfgang, ed. The Journal of the Philatelic Literature Society (Vol. I – Vol. XI) 1908 – 1918. Part I. Vol. I. II vols. Schwalmtal: Wolfgang Maassen / Phil*Creativ Verlag, 2019
538 pp + (6) p. 303 x 215 mm. Hardbound in Blue Boards. No DJ issued. Price not printed but €80 on publication for both parts. Private Reprint for Students of Philatelic Literature issued to coincide with Stockholmia 2019. Subscriber’s Copy No. 9/33. Signed by the editor on the copyright page.

———, ed. The Journal of the Philatelic Literature Society (Vol. I – Vol. XI) 1908 – 1918. Part II. Vol. II. II vols. Schwalmtal: Wolfgang Maassen / Phil*Creativ Verlag, 2019
450 pp (numbered 543-992). 303 x 215 mm. Hardbound in Blue Boards. No DJ issued. Price not printed but €80 on publication for both parts. Private Reprint for Students of Philatelic Literature issued to coincide with Stockholmia 2019. Subscriber’s Copy No. 9/33. Signed by the editor on the copyright page.

Philatelic Literature Review. First Series. Burlington, Vermont: The Philatelic Library Association, n.d.
Published Vol. 1 No. 1 Sep 1942 to Vol. 7 No. 4 Summer-Fall 1949. Whole Nos. 1-24.Holdings: Complete. Issues 1, 2, 5, 22, and 24 are photocopies.

Philatelic Literature Review. Second Series. Canajoharie, New York: The Philatelic Library Association & American Philatelic Research Library, n.d.
Vol. 1 No. 1 Fall 1950 to Vol. 68 No. 4 Fourth Quarter 2019 (ongoing). Whole Nos. 1-265.Holdings: Complete. Issues 35, 37-39 are photocopies.

The Journal of the Philatelic Literature Society. London: The Philatelic Literature Society, n.d.
Published Vol I No. 1 January 1908 to Vol XI No. July-October 3/4 1918. 43 issues. Edited by F. J. Peplow and B. T. K. Smith. Printed on handmade paper with deckle edges. 100 copies printed each quarter for members of the society. Without doubt the most valuable philatelic journal and one of the most sought after pieces of philatelic literature in the world.Holdings: Complete. Vol I is bound in Half Blue Leather and Blue Cloth with gilt lettering on spine. Vols II – XII are unbound and uncut and stored in three blue morocco solanders with gilt lettering on spine.  Ex Robert Masters and Dr. Stanley Bierman.

The Philatelic Literature Collector. St. Joseph, Missouri: H. C. Beardsley, 1888
Published Vol. 1 No. 1 Autumn 1888. Only one number issued. 4 pp. 227 x 147 mm. Self-bound. Crawford 694. The first journal devoted to philatelic literature in the world. Contains an article by P.J. Anderson on Early English Philatelic Literature.Holdings: Complete.