Maritime

  • Cattell, P. The Union Castle Ocean Post Office. Vol. 3. 4 vols. British Maritime Postal History. Heathfield, East Sussex: Proud-Bailey Co. Ltd., n.d.
    (2) p + 153 pp + (3) pp. 252 x 179 mm. Hard Bound in Blue Cloth. No DJ issued. No date but from the early 1980s.
  • Dreschel, Edwin. A Century of German Ship Posts 1886-1986. Bournemouth, UK: The Pall Mall Stamp Company Ltd. for Robson Lowe Ltd., 1987
    114 + (2) pp. 250 x 187 mm. Hard Bound in Blue Cloth with gilt lettering on spine. DJ.
  • Ellot, Gerald J. The Michael Sullivan Correspondence: 1874 & 1882 to 1885. Edited by Colin Tabeart. Forces Postal History Society and Society of Postal Historians, 2007
    44 pp. 297 x 213 mm. Staple Bound with Paper Covers.
  • Hoggarth, Norman, and Robin Gwynn. Maritime Disaster Mail: A Study of Mail Salvaged from Maritime Disasters, as Casualties of War, Collisions, Fires, Shipwrecks and Stranding. Bristol, Great Britain: Stuart Rossiter Trust Fund, 2004
    x + 352 + (6) pp. 304 x 215 mm. Hard Bound in Blue Cloth. DJ.
  • Hopkins, A. E. A History of Wreck Covers. London: Robson Lowe Ltd., 1967
    (8) + 180 pp. 250 x 189 mm. Hard Bound in Blue Cloth. DJ. Price £3.75 (U.S. $10) on DJ front flap.
  • Hubbard, Walter, and Richard F. Winter. North Atlantic Mail Sailings 1840-75. Edited by Susan M. McDonald. Canton, Phio: U.S. Philatelic Classics Society, Inc., 1988
    xii + 419 pp + (1) p. 276 x 203 mm. Hard Bound in Blue Cloth with gilt lettering on front cover and spine. DJ.
  • Kirk, R[eginald]. Australian Mails via Suez 1852 to 1926. Beckenham, Kent: The Postal History Society, 1989
    (2) + v + (1) p + 324 pp + (4) p. 297 x 210 mm. Perfect Bound with White Card Covers.
  • ———. The P&O Bombay & Australian Lines 1852-1914. Vol. 1. 4 vols. British Maritime Postal History. Heathfield, East Sussex: Postal History International (A Proud Bailey Division), 1981
    (6) + 166 pp. 246 x 183 mm. Hard Bound in Blue Cloth. No DJ issued.
  • ———. The P&O Lines to the Far East. Vol. 2. 4 vols. British Maritime Postal History. Heathfield, East Sussex: Proud-Bailey Co. Ltd., 1982
    224 pp. 253 x 178 mm. Hard Bound in Blue Cloth. No DJ issued.
  • ———. The Postal History of the P&O Service to the Peninsula. London: Royal Philatelic Society, 1987
    (2) + viii + 116 pp. 297 x 210 mm. Perfect Bound with White Card Covers.
  • Linden, James Van der. Mail across the Oceans: From the Beginning to 1875 / La Correspondance à Travers Les Océans: Des Origines Jusqu’à 1875. Monaco: le Musée des Timbres et des Monnaies de Monaco (=Club de Monte-Carlo), 2019
    (3) pp + (1) p + (3) pp + (1) p + 296 pp. A similar number of pages repeated for the French text which has been bound on the reverse side. 305 x 214 mm. Hard Bound in Light Blue Cloth with gilt lettering on front cover and spine. DJ. Price not printed but €60 on publication. Text in English and French. Published on the occasion of MonacoPhil 2019.
  • Mark, Graham, ed. Imperial & Foreign Mails Sea Conveyance During War 1914-1918. East Grinstead, Sussex: The Postal History Society, 1997
    (2) + ii + (1) pp + (1) p + 91 pp + (3) p. 303 x 214 mm. Hard Bound in White Boards. No DJ issued.
  • Molnar, G. P. Ship Letters of Australia 1788-1901. Volume 1. The European & Australian Royal Mail Company 1857-1858. Sydney: Australian States Study Circle of the Royal Sydney Philatelic Club, 1990
    (1) + 63 pp. 298 x 210 mm. Comb Bound with White Card Covers.
  • ———. Ship Letters of Australia 1788-1901. Volume 2. The Orient Line. Sydney: Australian States Study Circle of the Royal Sydney Philatelic Club, 1992
    72 pp. 297 x 210 mm. Spiral Bound with White Card Covers.
  • Proud, Edward B[axby]. The British Sea Post Offices in the East. Vol. 4. 4 vols. British Maritime Postal History. Heathfield, East Sussex: Proud-Bailey Co. Ltd., 2003
    476 pp + (4) p. 250 x 173 mm. Hard Bound in Blue Cloth with gilt lettering on front cover and spine. DJ.
  • Robertson, Alan W. A History of the Ship Letters of the British Isles (An Encyclopaedia of Maritime Postal History). Vol. I. III vols. Pinner: The Author, 1956
    Unpaginated but 340 pages and in sections with this volume containing Sections A to C; actual numbering is (6) + 140 + 140 + 54 pp. 288 x 258 mm. Blue cloth binder with pegs. No DJ issued. Blue Slipcase. Edition of 600 copies this being No. 556. Signed by the author in Volume I only. First published in 1955 with numerous supplementary pages being produced till 1964. This volume contains supplements in the back pocket: (a) “An Index of Occurrence A Check List and a Guide to Valuation” – Paper Covers 24pp (b) “Index & Bibliography” – Card Covers (2) + 22 pp. Also contains in the back pocket: (c) “To Simplify your Work of Cross Reference” (1) pp + (1) p of rates (d) “Putting you in the Picture” (2) pp of introduction to the book.
  • ———. A History of the Ship Letters of the British Isles (An Encyclopaedia of Maritime Postal History). Vol. II. III vols. Pinner: The Author, 1956
    Unpaginated but 288 pages and in sections with this volume containing Sections D to E (Part One) ; actual numbering being 112 + 176 pp. 288 x 258 mm. Blue cloth binder with pegs. No DJ issued. Blue Slipcase. Edition of 600 copies this being No. 556. Signed by the author in Volume I only. First published in 1955 with numerous supplementary pages being produced till 1964.
  • ———. A History of the Ship Letters of the British Isles (An Encyclopaedia of Maritime Postal History). Vol. III. III vols. Pinner: The Author, 1956
    Unpaginated but 572 pages and in sections with this volume containing Sections E Part Two to Five; actual numbering being 244 + 162 + 96 + 70; first day cover of National Maritime Museum Exhibition 1960 pasted on page E.198/A. 288 x 258 mm. Blue cloth binder with pegs. No DJ issued. Blue Slipcase. Edition of 600 copies this being No. 556. Signed by the author in Volume I only. First published in 1955 with numerous supplementary pages being produced till 1964. This volume contains supplements in the back pocket: (a) “Prints & Engravings of British Ports & Harbours” (1) pp + (1) p being an advertisement of the sale of original prints (b) An advertisement of The Postal History Society (1) pp + (1) p (c) ’Book Marker (No. 1).
  • Salles, Raymond. La Poste Maritime Française Addendum au Tome I (=The French Maritime Post Addendum to Volume I). Vol. I. IX vols. Encyclopédie de la Poste Maritime Française Historique et Catalogue. Paris: The Author, 1963
    24 pp. 235 x 156 mm. Self-bound. Text in French.
  • ———. La Poste Maritime Française Addendum au Tome I (=The French Maritime Post Addendum to Volume I). Reprint. Vol. I. IX vols. Encyclopédie de la Poste Maritime Française Historique et Catalogue. Paris: The Author, 1969
    24 pp. 235 x 156 mm. Self-bound. Text in French.
  • ———. La Poste Maritime Française Addendum au Tome II (=The French Maritime Post Addendum to Volume II). Vol. II. IX vols. Encyclopédie de la Poste Maritime Française Historique et Catalogue. Paris: The Author, 1964
    8 pp. 235 x 152 mm. Self-bound. Text in French.
  • ———. La Poste Maritime Française Addendum au Tome III (=The French Maritime Post Addendum to Volume III). Vol. III. IX vols. Encyclopédie de la Poste Maritime Française Historique et Catalogue. Paris: The Author, 1965
    4 pp. 236 x 152 mm. Self-bound. Text in French.
  • ———. La Poste Maritime Française Addendum au Tome IV (=The French Maritime Post Addendum to Volume IV). Vol. IV. IX vols. Encyclopédie de la Poste Maritime Française Historique et Catalogue. Paris: The Author, 1966
    4 pp. 235 x 156 mm. Self-bound. Text in French.
  • ———. La Poste Maritime Française Addendum au Tome V (=The French Maritime Post Addendum to Volume V). Vol. V. IX vols. Encyclopédie de la Poste Maritime Française Historique et Catalogue. Paris: The Author, 1966
    4 pp. 235 x 150 mm. Self-bound. Text in French.
  • ———. La Poste Maritime Française Addendum au Tome VI (=The French Maritime Post Addendum to Volume VI). Vol. VI. IX vols. Encyclopédie de la Poste Maritime Française Historique et Catalogue. Paris: The Author, 1969
    1 pp + (3) p. 239 x 156 mm. Self-bound. Text in French. No date but 1969 (Ref. The Borromeo Library by Wolfgang Maassen).
  • ———. La Poste Maritime Française Supplément a L’addendum au Tome IV (=The French Maritime Post Volume IV Supplement to the Addendum to Volume IV). Vol. IV. IX vols. Encyclopédie de la Poste Maritime Française Historique et Catalogue. Paris: The Author, 1966
    2 pp. 235 x 156 mm. Self-bound. Text in French.
  • ———. La Poste Maritime Française Tome I Les Entrées Maritimes, depuis 1760 et Les Bateaux A Vapeur, depuis 1833 (=The French Maritime Post Volume I The Maritime Entries, since 1760 and the Steamboats, since 1833). Vol. I. IX vols. Encyclopédie de la Poste Maritime Française Historique et Catalogue. Paris: The Author, 1961
    189 + (1) pp. 240 x 161 mm. Perfect Bound with Red Card Covers. Text in French.
  • ———. La Poste Maritime Française Tome I Les Entrées Maritimes, depuis 1760 et Les Bateaux A Vapeur, depuis 1833 (=The French Maritime Post Volume I The Maritime Entries, since 1760 and the Steamboats, since 1833). Reprint. Vol. I. IX vols. Encyclopédie de la Poste Maritime Française Historique et Catalogue. Paris: The Author, 1969
    189 + (1) pp. 240 x 161 mm. Perfect Bound with Red Card Covers. Text in French.
  • ———. La Poste Maritime Française Tome II Les Paquebots de la Méditerranée de 1837 à 1939 (=The French Maritime Post Volume II The Ships of the Mediterranean from 1837 to 1939). Vol. II. IX vols. Encyclopédie de la Poste Maritime Française Historique et Catalogue. Paris: The Author, 1962
    318 pp. 238 x 157 mm. Perfect Bound with Blue Card Covers. Text in French.
  • ———. La Poste Maritime Française Tome III Les Paquebots de L’Atlantique Sud: Brésil – Plata de 1860 à 1939 Cote Occidentale D’Afrique de 1889 à 1939 (=The French Maritime Post Volume III The South Atlantic Ships: Brazil – Plata from 1860 to 1939 West Coast of Africa from 1889 to 1939). Vol. III. IX vols. Encyclopédie de la Poste Maritime Française Historique et Catalogue. Paris: The Author, 1963
    221 + (1) pp. 228 x 157 mm. Perfect Bound with Green Card Covers. Text in French. No date but 1963.
  • ———. La Poste Maritime Française Tome IV Les Paquebots de L’Atlantique Nord: Antilles- Amérique Centrale et Pacifique Sud Étts-Unis (=The French Maritime Post Volume IV North Atlantic Passenger Ships: West Indies – Central America and South Pacific United States). Vol. IV. IX vols. Encyclopédie de la Poste Maritime Française Historique et Catalogue. Paris: The Author, 1965
    303 pp. 240 x 160 mm. Perfect Bound with Red Card Covers. Text in French.
  • ———. La Poste Maritime Française Tome IX Les Agences Postales Consulaires Françaises en Amérique de 1860 á 1881 (=The French Maritime Post Volume IX French Consular Postal Agencies in America from 1860 to 1881). Vol. IX. IX vols. Encyclopédie de la Poste Maritime Française Historique et Catalogue. Paris: The Author, 1975
    54 pp. 240 x 160 mm. Perfect Bound with Black Card Covers. Signed by the author. Text in French.
  • ———. La Poste Maritime Française Tome V Les Paquebots de L’Extrême-Orient: Saigon – Hong-Kong – Shanghai – Yokohama – Kobe (=The French Maritime Post Volume V The Ships of the Far East: Saigon – Hong-Kong – Shanghai – Yokohama – Kobe). Vol. V. IX vols. Encyclopédie de la Poste Maritime Française Historique et Catalogue. Paris: The Author, 1966
    207 pp. 240 x 160 mm. Perfect Bound with Black Card Covers. Text in French.
  • ———. La Poste Maritime Française Tome VI Les Paquebots de L’Océan Indien: Réunion – Maurice – Australie – Nouvelle Calédonie – Bombay – Océanie – Madagascar (=The French Maritime Post Volume VI The Ships of the Indian Ocean: Réunion – Mauritius – Australia – New Caledonia – Bombay – Oceania – Madagascar). Vol. VI. IX vols. Encyclopédie de la Poste Maritime Française Historique et Catalogue. Paris: The Author, 1967
    203 pp + (1) p + (1) pp + (1) p. 240 x 159 mm. Perfect Bound with Maroon Card Covers. Text in French.
  • ———. La Poste Maritime Française Tome VII Index Alphabétique Des Cachets Postaux Et Marques Maritimes (=The French Maritime Post Volume VII Alphabetical Index of Postal Cachets and Maritime Marks). Vol. VII. IX vols. Encyclopédie de la Poste Maritime Française Historique et Catalogue. Paris: The Author, 1969
    221 + (1) pp. 240 x 160 mm. Perfect Bound with Light Grey Card Covers. Text in French.
  • ———. La Poste Maritime Française Tome VIII Les Marques D’Échange Franco-Britaniques 1843-1881 et Les Marques D’Échange Françaises “F” 1858-1875 (=The French Maritime Post Volume VIII The Franco-British Exchange Marks 1843-1881 and The French Exchange Marks “F” 1858-1875). Vol. VIII. IX vols. Encyclopédie de la Poste Maritime Française Historique et Catalogue. Paris: The Author, 1972
    181 pp + (1) p. 240 x 161 mm. Perfect Bound with Brown-Yellow Card Covers. Text in French.
  • Scamp, Lee C. Far East Mail Ship Itineraries: British, India, French, American, and Japanese Mail Ship Schedules 1840-1880. Vol. I. II vols. The Author, 1997
    viii + 416 pp. 290 x 223 mm. Hard Bound in Red Leatherette. No DJ issued.
  • ———. French Mail Paquebot Far East Itineraries 1862 – 1880. Vol. II. II vols. Far East Mail Ship Itineraries. The Hong Kong Philatelic Society, 2010
    xvii + (1) p + 475 pp + (1) p + (13) pp + (1) p. 286 x 221 mm. Hard Bound in Boards with gilt lettering on front cover and spine. No DJ issued.
  • Staff, Frank. The Transatlantic Mail. Southampton: Adlard Coles Ltd., 1956
    xvi + 175 pp (numbered 17-191) + (1) p. 253 x 190 mm. Hard Bound in Light Blue Cloth with gilt lettering on spine. DJ. Price 45s on DJ front panel. Inscribed “WIth good wishes Frank Staff December 1956”. Ex-Edward Proud with a couple of journal articles pasted in and some inscriptions.
  • Stubens, F. R., ed. The Mediterranean Mails. Toronto: Philatelic Specialists Society of Canada, 1993
    vii+ (1) p + 89 pp + (1)p, (1) pp of map bound in. 268 x 212 mm. Perfect Bound with White Card Covers.
  • Tabeart, Colin. Admiralty Mediterranean Steam Packets 1830 to 1857. Limassol, Cyprus: James Bendon Ltd., 2002
    xvi + 278 + (2) pp. 246 x 175 mm. Hard Bound in Blue Cloth. No DJ issued.
  • ———. Australia New Zealand UK Mails. Volume 1 – to 1880. Rates Routes and Ships. Out and Home. Second. Fareham: The Author, 2011
    viii + 440 pp. 304 x 215 mm. Hard Bound in Cream Boards. No DJ issued. Erratum slip laid in. Signed by the author on the title page.
  • ———. Australia New Zealand UK Mails. Volume 2, 1881-1900. Rates Routes and Ships. Out and Home. Fareham: The Author, 2011
    vi + 410 pp. 304 x 215 mm. Hard Bound in Cream Boards. No DJ issued.
  • ———. Robertson Revisited: A Study of the Maritime Postal Markings of the British Isles Based on the Work of Alan W Robertson. Limassol, Cyprus: James Bendon Ltd., 1997
    xiv + (1) pp + (1) p + 314 + (1) pp + (1) p. 249 x 177 mm. Hard Bound in Blue Cloth with gilt lettering on spine. DJ.
  • ———. Robertson Revisited: Second Supplement 2016. Fairford, UK: TPO & Seapost Society, 2016
    (2) p + (2) pp + (2) p + 49 pp + (2) p + (1) pp. 297 x 213 mm. Perfect Bound with front Plastic Cover and back White Card Cover.
  • ———. Steam Conquers the World: An Overview of Steam Communications in the 19th Century. The President’s Display to the Society of Postal Historians at the Huntingdon Conference, April 1999. The Author, 1999
    187 + (1) pp. 297 x 210 mm. Wire Bound with Plastic Covers.
  • Tristant, Henri. Les Premiers Paquebots A Vapeur Transatlantiques (=The First Transatlantic Steamships) 1840-1868. Supplement No. 238. Paris: L’Union Marcophile Et De Société Des Collectionneurs D’Estampilles Et D’Oblitérations Réunies, 1984
    52 pp. 271 x 210 mm. Staple Bound with White Card Covers. Bookplate of Leonard H. Hartmann on the inside back cover.
  • ———. Poste Maritime Coloniale et Méditerranéenne: Publications de Presse, 1979-1988 (=Colonial and Mediterranean Maritime Post: Press Publications, 1979-1988). Paris: The Author, 1990
    (8) p + (1) pp + (1) p + (1) pp + (1) p + (1) pp + (1) p + IV + 182 + (1) pp + (1) p + 13 pp + (1) p + (1) pp + (1) p + (1) pp + (1) p + (1) pp + (1) p + 112 pp + (1) pp + (1) p + (1) pp + (1) p + (1) pp + (1) p + (1) pp + (1) p + 19 pp + (1) p + (1) pp + (1) p + (1) pp + (1) p + 9 pp + (1) p + (2) pp + (8) p. 270 x 177 mm. Hard Bound in Blue Cloth with gilt lettering on spine. No DJ issues. Signed by the author and dedicated to J.W.B. Ruffle. Edition of 30 copies? this being No. 20. Compilation of 5 of the author’s publications: (1) La Poste Maritime Franco-Coloniale Sous l’Ancien Régime (=The Franco-Colonial Post Office under the Ancien Régime), (2) La Poste Maritime Française en Méditerranée sous l’Ancien Régime (=The French post office in the Mediterranean under the Ancien Régime), (3) Les Premiers Paquebots à Vapeur de la Méditerranée (=The First Steam Ships of the Mediterranean), (4) Les échanges de Correspondance entre la France et l’Algérie Dans la Période 1830-1848 (=Exchanges of Correspondence between France and Algeria in the Period 1830-1848), and (5) Les Communications de l’Europe avec l’Inde par les premiers paquebots à vapeur 1829-1840 (=The Communications of Europe with India by the First Steam Ships 1829-1840).
  • Winter, Richard F. The Richard F Winter Collection of U.S. – France Mails by Steamship: 1838 to General Postal Union. Society of Postal Historians, 1997
    (1) pp + (1) p + (128) pp. Spiralbound without any covers. The book is the exhibit of Richard F. Winter which won a Large Gold at the San Francisco International in 1997.