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A List of Books on the Postal History, Postmarks and Adhesive Postage and Revenue Stamps of Great Britain. Second Edition. Compiled by Arnold M. Strange

£5.00

“Paquebot” and “Ship Letter” Cancellations of the World 1894-1951 by M. A. Studd.

£30.00

“SG62” c.1860 Rose. Souvenir envelope and enclosure which opens out into the shape of a Rose with illustrations of European places of worship and interest to the tourist (both sides).

£595.00

-1848 1d. Pink Envelope. BLUE Handstamp-

£675.00

1840 1d. Mulready envelope A 150 First Day of Use. Birmingham to Kent via London, with both dispatch and transit cds’s dated MY.6.1840- unusual to find a cds on the front.

£8,000.00

1840 1d. Mulready envelope A170. Bakewell to Langholme, cancelled contrary to regulations, missing Britannia.

£850.00

1840 1d. Mulready letter sheet (A42 Advert MA17) used with a BROWN maltese cross within Lodon, dd. 28th Dec.1840.

£5,000.00

1840 1d. Mulready wrapper, A69 cancelled with neat Orange maltese cross.

£895.00

1840 Gold Printed “Ladies” Envelope. Wonderful “miniature” envelope sent from GREENWICH to LINCOLN’S INN…

£1,500.00

1841 1d. House of Commons envelope, used on April 13th 1841 with nice H of C red wax seal on reverse.

£1,875.00

1841 1d. Mulready lettersheet A34, London to Morpeth, dated AP.21.1841. M/s “Paid 1d. more” postage due.

£350.00

1841 Wrapper, Glasgow to Cockburnspath, sent unpaid with just a superb black maltese cross at top right.

£1,500.00

1842 1d. Mulready envelope A151, neatly cancelled contrary to regulations by a nice, black maltese cross.

£375.00

1842 1d. Pink envelope to Chipping Norton, crisply cancelled with the CLITHEROE maltese cross.

£275.00

1842 2d. Blue Envelope. Superb example sent locally in EXETER…

£2,250.00

1842 2d. Blue. Superb quality envelope sent from TIPERARY to LONDON cancelled by a cracking black MC.

£2,650.00

1843 1d. Mulready A6, lettersheet ADVERT MA435b for Samuel Hanson.

£750.00

1843 1d. Pink Envelope.

£495.00

1843 1d. Pink. DUBLIN Maltese Cross.

£350.00

1843 2d. Blue Envelope. LONDON Number “4” in Maltese Cross.

£3,250.00

1844 1d. Pink Envelope (Huggins EP3b). Used from ROSS to CASTLECOMER and cancelled by the very rare and distinctive straight sided ROSS MALTESE CROSS in black.

£12,500.00

1845 1d. Pink envelope, 905 numeral of Wolverhampton to Cheltenham, with a superb strike of the rare “Missent To/ Railway Post Office” in black.

£1,500.00

1848 1d. Pink Wrapper. Sent to MANCHESTER uprated with imperf 1d. Red paying Late Fee.

£275.00

1848 Charles Whiting Beaufort House Congreve Essay.

£95.00

1848 Charles Whiting Beaufort House Congreve Essay.

£140.00

1854 1d. Pink Envelope-wrapper. BLUE Handstamp.

£295.00

1854 1d. Pink. Envelope sent from QUEENBOROUGH via SITTINGBOURNE to ROCHESTER cancelled by the red “633” numeral.

£1,250.00

1855 LOCAL GLASGOW Valentine. Boxed Scots local on pair of 1d’s. Very attractive and rare.

£900.00

1855 Monkton type xx Scots local.

£1,250.00

1857 1d. Pink, superbly cancelled with the largest spoon cancel of Wolverhampton.

£325.00

1857 Large Garter Watermark Paper – Gummed.

£140.00

1857 Large Garter Watermark Paper. Right hand marginal piece with nine complete impressions and three partials…

£525.00

1857 TORPHINS Scots Local in green; Banchory to Old Aberdeen.

£495.00

1859 1d. Pink Envelope. Uprated with 2d. Blue Pl.7 (SG45) and 4d. Carmine (SG66) and sent by Registered mail from LEICESTER to ASHBY DE LA ZOUCH.

£550.00

1861 Bradbury Wilkinson & Co. Ltd. Essay for proposed “LOCAL POSTAGE STAMP” depicting the shield from the British Royal crest…

£65.00

1861 De La Rue. “EXPERIMENTAL POSTAGE – THREE PENCE” Essay with the head of King Pedro V of Portugal defaced by a cross.

£800.00

1863 POSTAL NOTICE.- CAUTION about valuable enclosures sent in unregistered letters…

£1,200.00

1867 Postal Fiscal 1d. Plate 5 Imprimatur.

£75.00

1870 ½d. Post Card. Sloper – Orb and Cross Machine Punched Cancellation.

£850.00

1871 Azemar Experimental Cancellation. 1d. pink entire to Kilwinning, with a superb strike of this scarce cancel.

£550.00

1871 Experimental Machine cancel. Stationery.

£1,350.00

1875 Stationery Cut outs on mourning envelope. Contrary to regulations use.

£350.00

1875 Telegraph Large size head die proof in black on white glazed card. Endorsed , “Before Hardening”.

£750.00

1875 Telegraph Stamps. Hand Painted Essays from the De La Rue Archives. The ½d (2), 1d, 3d, 4d (2), 6d (2), 1s, 5s (2) and 10s. each finely painted in black and Chinese white on thick card.

£47,500.00

1875 Telegraph unadopted small head die proof, AP.29.1875. After Hardening written in black on glazed white card.

£800.00

1878 4d. Orange Inland Revenue Stationery Proof Sheet. Cut down file reference example with two impressions on…

£250.00

1878 British Levant 1 1/2d. Brown Foreign Post Card (CP5) Constantinople to London.

£495.00

1879 1d. Pink Inland Revenue Proof Sheet. Official Presentation example on white wove paper with the Inland Revenue embossed seal. Very fine quality.

£250.00

1879 Tender Essay – Charles Skipper & East.

£595.00

1879 Tender Essay engraved by Ridgeway in die proof format in the mauve of the Ceylon type head, with oval shaded background.

£495.00

1879 Tender Essay for the 1d.Value. Perkins Bacon Surface Printed Essays Engraved by W Ridgeway. ‘Grenada’ Large Head Plate Proof.

£190.00

1879 Tender Essay – CHARLES SKIPPER & EAST. Surface printed Proof “SPECIMEN STAMP”

£120.00

1879 Tender Essay – McCorquodale & Co. Plate Proof. Large Design Dummy Stamp Engraved by Hooper.

£150.00

1879 Tender Essay – McCorquodale & Co. Plate Proof. Large Design Dummy Stamp Engraved by Hooper.

£50.00

1879 Tender Essay – McCorquodale & Co. Plate Proof. Large Design Dummy Stamp Engraved by Hooper.

£75.00

1879 Tender Essay. CHARLES SKIPPER & EAST. Line engraved “SPECIMEN STAMP” plate proof block of four.

£280.00

1879 Tender Essay. Perkins Bacon 1/2d. Green.

£250.00

1879 Tender Essay. Perkins Bacon 1/2d. Green.

£250.00

1879 Tender Essay. “Theed” Head Die Proof A.

£1,250.00

1879 Tender Essays for the 1d. Value. Perkins Bacon Submission. Single example taken from a horizontal strip of six from the sheetlet of 36…

£95.00