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Rare Stamps

By Williams, L. N. and M.

NY: Putnam. Near Fine/VG+. 1967. 1st US. hardcover. square 8vo . 120pp .


United States Stamp Multiples: The William H. Gross Collection

By Shreve, Charles F. and Carey, Tracy L., in association with Robert A.Siegel Auction Galleries

NY: Siegal Auction Galleries. Near Fine/Near Fine. 2019. 1st. hardcover. 4to . 237pp . NO INTERNATIONAL OR PRIORITY. Prices realized sheet laid in. Slight cant to spine, very light wear to DJ. In mylar. The auction brought in over six million dollars, btw. .


A History of United States Coinage: As Illustrated by the Garrett Collection

By Bowers, Q. David

Baltimore/LA: Johns Hopkins/Bowers Ruddy. Near Fine, no dj. 1980. 3rd ptg. hardcover. 4to . 572pp . NO INTERNATIONAL OR PRIORITY. .


A Mercenary's Guide to the Rare Coin Market

By Hall, David

Fort Worth: American Bureau of.... Near Fine/VG. 1987. 1st. hardcover. 8vo . 417pp .


Stamps of Fame

By Williams, L. N. and M.

London: Blandford. Good+, NO DJ (see notes). 1949. 1st. hardcover. 8vo . 280pp . Spine cocked, some mottled patches to spine and edges. Usable copy but not the prettiest. .


International Tributes to America's Bicentennial

By Postal Commemorative Society

NP: Postal Commemorative Society. VG, no dj as issued. 1976. hardcover. hardcover. 4to . 88pp . NO INTERNATIONAL OR PRIORITY. Two post looseleaf collection of first day covers from 88 countries around the world, with a couple hundred words of description of the stamps and the countries for each. Great gift for the philatelist! .


Legal Tender Uncut Currency Sheets...

By World Reserve Monetary Exchange

NP: World Reserve Monetary Excha. Near Fine, NO dj. ND. hardcover. hardcover. 4to . unpp . NO INTERNATIONAL OR PRIORITY. Leather album, likely for the uncut currency sheets this outfit marketed. 14 mylar sheets with felt for each, sufficient for the full run (spine notes 'complete'. Haven't seen this before, but likely some kind of business like the Franklin Mint for currency collectors. .


Gold Fever

By Kutz, Kenneth J.

Darien, CT: Gold Fever Publishing. Near Fine/Good+ only (see notes). 1987. 1st. hardcover. 4to . 400pp . NO INTERNATIONAL OR PRIORITY. Book itself quite nice, but DJ has a 3" and a couple 1" tears rear. In mylar. Wonderful book about the philately of gold rushes worldwide. Quite a book -- originally published at $75 in 1987. Spine title notes "Volume I", but there doesn't seem to have been another volume published. .


The Serrane Guide: Stamp Forgeries of the World to 1926

By Serrane, Fernand (Eyer, transl.)

State College, PA: American Philatelic Society. VG/Near Fine (see notes). 1998. 1st THUS. hardcover. 4to . 390pp . Previous owner has glued a forgery article to rear end paper, and there are a few tacky-dot spots in frontmatter, o/w better. NO INTERNATIONAL. Originally published in 1927, and very scarce as a reprint as well. Accompanying are a number of magazine and newspaper articles about forgeries. The 'tacky-dots' are incidenatal issues, but the glued article rear is a problem. .


Philatelic Portraits

By Attwood-Wheeler, Christopher

Joahnnesburg: Premier. Near Fine/VG+. 1990. 1st. hardcover. 4to . 312pp . NO INTERNATIONAL OR PRIORITY. 1/4" tear bottom rear of lightly worn DJ. Nice copy. .


Presidential Campaign Stamps

By Warda, Mark

Clearwater, FL: Sphinx Publishing. VG wraps. 1990. no ptg listed. comb binding. 4to . 48pp . Early version of the author's reference and price guide to this field, since picked up and expanded by one of the antiques and collectibles publishers. .


The Modern Postage Stamp Album

By Scott Publications

NY: Scott. VG+/VG. 1938. hardcover. 4to . unpp . Decorated red paper over boards. Some wear to DJ. A few stamps mounted, but no value. Would be great for a movie prop. .


Anchor Manual of Needlework

By (Batsford)

London: Batsford. VG-/VG-. 1966. 2nd UK ed. hardcover. lg 8vo . 499 pp . Two of the leaves of the frontmatter are stained (drip??), but o/w book is solid and quite nice. Edgeworn, price-clipped DJ. .