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Title: Catalogue of books on philately in the Public Library of the city of Boston

Author: Boston Philatelic Society

Boston Public Library

Release date: October 1, 2013 [eBook #43857]

Language: English

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Transcriber's Notes

Any changes to the text to correct typographical errors are listed at the end of the book. Minor changes to formatting have been made without comment.

Several symbols appear in the left margin of certain catalogue entries: the equals sign (=), en-dash (–) and a circular "bullet" (●). No explanation is given in the book for the significance of these symbols which are reproduced as in the original.

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(Albrecht, R. F., and Company, publishers.*2234.22)



January, 1903.
Press of D. H. Bacon & Co.,
derby, conn.

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Consult the Card Catalogue Under Headings:

Also public documents.

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Adenaw, Julius.*2234.13

A complete catalogue of the revenue stamps of the United States, including all private and state issues, and giving all minor varieties, with the market value of every stamp.

New York, Scott Stamp & Coin Co. [1884?] 74, (1) pp 8o.

Albrecht, R. F., and Company, publishers.*2232.22

Auction prices. An epitome of the prices realized for postage stamps at R. F. Albrecht & Co.'s auction sales during four seasons. (1892-95, sales 1-29.)

=New York, 1895. (4), 127 pp. 8o.

American Journal of Philately.*2234.23

Monthly, Henry L. Calman, editor, first series, vol. 1, 1868.

=New York: Scott Stamp & Coin Co., second series, 1888-1902, 15v., illus. plates, 8o. The issues for 1889 were edited by J. W. Scott.

American Philatelic Association.*2237.69

Books on philately in the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh. [Chicago] 1901. 7 pp. 8o.

American Philatelic Association.2237.137

Catalogue of the American Philatelic Association's loan exhibit of postage stamps to the United States Post Office Department, at the World's Columbian Exposition, Chicago, 1893.

Birmingham, Conn. Bacon & Co., 1893. 68 pp. 8o.

American Philatelic Association.*2230a.13

Official circular. Sept., 1893-Aug., 1895.

=[St. Louis, Mo., 1893-95.] v. L. 8o.

American Philatelic Publishing Company.2239a.121

"Our catalogue." The standard American catalogue of all the postal issues of the world. Together with the revenue stamps of the United States and Canada.

=New York. Albrecht & Co. [1894] (2), 592 pp. Illus. 16o.

American Philatelist. Vol. 1-13.*6233.9

Chicago. American Philatelic Association. 1888-99. 13 v. in 7. 8o.

The annual number for Dec., 1884, is published as vol. 8. Previous to vol. 8 the periodical is called American Philatelist and Year Book of the American Philatelic Association.

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Bacon, E. D.2237.59

Reprints of postal adhesive stamps and their characteristics.

=London. [1900.] viii, 168 pp. Illus. [Stanley Gibbons' philatelic handbooks.] 8o.

Bacon, E. D.*2236.47

And Francis John Hamilton Scott Napier.

Grenada: to which is prefixed an account of the perforations of the Perkins-Bacon printed stamps of the British Colonies.

London. Stanley Gibbons, 1902 (4) 173 pp. Illus. Pls. [The Stanley Gibbons Philatelic Handbooks] 8o.

Bacon, E. D. and Francis J. H. S. Napier.2237.48

The stamps of Barbadoes, with a history and description of the star-watermarked papers of Perkins, Bacon & Co.

London: 1896. xi., 119pp. Pls. [The Stanley Gibbons Philatelic handbooks.] 8o.

Bartels, J. M., Co., publishers.*2230a.2

Complete catalogue and reference list of the stamped envelopes, wrappers, and letter sheets regularly issued by the United States. 1853-97.

Washington, 1897, 38 pp. Illus Pls. L. 8o.

Bartels, J. M., Co.2230a.3

March, 1899. J. M. Bartels' second complete catalogue and reference list of the stamped envelopes, wrappers, letter sheets and postal cards, regularly issued by the United States. 1853-1899.

Washington (1899) Unpaged. Illus. Fo.

Bartels, J. Murray & Co., publishers.2239a.112

The standard price catalogue and reference list of the plate numbers of United States adhesive postage stamps, issued from 1890 to 1898. 3d edition.

Washington, 1898, 37pp. 16o.


Stamps issued from 1893 to 1899, 4th edition. With supplement, 1899, 1900, 2 parts in 1v.

Bazar, Der.*6231.6

für Briefmarken-Sammler, Jahrgang 1, No. 5-11. Heidelberg: 1869-70, 4o.

Bellars, Henry John, and —— Davie.2237.53

The standard guide to postage stamp collecting ... 2d edition.

London. Hotten. 1864. 130 pp. Sm. 8o

Boston Philatelic Society.*2234.15

An historical reference list of the revenue stamps of the United States, including the private die proprietary stamps. Compiled by George L. Toppan, Hiram E. Deats and Alexander Holland, a committee of the ... society.

Boston, 1899, 423pp. L. 8o.

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Boston Stamp Book, The.*2237.74

[Monthly.] Edited and published by John Luther Kilbon. Vol. 1-3. May, 1895-May, 1898.

=Boston. Cassino & Co. [etc.] 1896-98. v. 12o.

Bradt, S. B. & Co.*6226.36

Catalogue of United States and foreign postage stamps, 1-9, from July 25, 1891-Dec. 14. 1892. Sold at Cobb's library.

[Chicago, 1891, 92.] 9 pphs. in 1 v. 8o.

Bright & Sons*2237.68

"A B C" descriptive priced catalogue of the world's postage stamps, envelopes, post cards, etc. 3d edition. Revised up to date.

London. Simpkin, Marshall & Co. [1898.] 2 parts in 1 v. Sm. 8o. London. Simpkin, Marshall & Co. [1901.]

Brown, Frank P., publisher.2239a.21

The standard postage stamp catalogue. 56th edition.

=Boston, 1896. xxxvi, 623, (4) pp. Illus. 16o.

Two copies.

Brown, Mount.2237.63

Catalogue of British, Colonial, and foreign postage stamps. 2d edition.

=London. Passmore. 1862. vii, (1), 72 pp. 16o.

Same. 4th edition. 1863. xi, (1), 85 pp.2237.18

Brown, Walter Lee.6226.18 = No. 1 in *2224.6

Descriptive catalogue of the revenue stamps of Italy, from 1836 to 1878.

New York. J. J. Pusey & Co., prs. 1878. (2), 23, (1) pp. 8o.

Brown, William, of Salisbury.2230a.23

A reference list to the stamps of the Straits Settlements, surcharged for use in the Native Protected States.

=Salisbury, author, 1894. 108, (1) pp. Illus. Plates. 4o. Reprinted with additions and corrections from the Philatelic Journal of Great Britain.

Chalmers, Patrick.*2237.35

The adhesive postage stamp. Decision of the "Encyclopædia Britannica." James Chalmers was the inventor of the adhesive stamps. Also papers on the penny postage reform.

London: E. Wilson, 1886, 64pp. 8o.

Chalmers, Patrick.*2237.37

The American Philatelic Association and the adhesive postage stamp.

London: E. Wilson & Co., 1887, 16pp. Sm. 8o.

Chalmers, Patrick.2237.30

How James Chalmers saved the penny postage scheme. Letter of the Dundee bankers and merchants to the lords of Her Majesty's treasury.

London: E. Wilson & Co., 1890, 71pp. 8o.

[Relates to the adhesive postage stamp first proposed by James Chalmers.]

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Chalmers, Patrick.2237.28

Mr. John Francis, of the Athenæum, on the plan of Sir Rowland Hill, 2d ed.

London: E. Wilson & Co., 1889, 48pp. 8o.

[Relates to the adhesive postage stamp.]

Chalmers, Patrick.*2237.34

Submission of the Sir Rowland Hill committee, 2d edition, with opinions from the press (4th series) on "the adhesive postage stamp."

London: E. Wilson, 1886, 115pp. 8o.

Chicago Stamp News. Vol. 1.*6233.10

Chicago, 1891, 1892. 8o.

Collin, Henry, and Henry L. Calman.*2234.21

Catalogue of the stamps, envelopes, wrappers and postal cards of Mexico. Including the provisional issues of Campeche, Chiapas, Guadalajara, etc.

=New York: Scott Stamp & Coin Co. [1900?] (1), 117pp. Illus. L. 8o.

Collin, Henry and others.*2230a.25

Catalogue of the stamps, envelopes and wrappers of the United States of America, and of the Confederate States of America, by Henry Collin and Henry L. Calman, with the collaboration of John N. Luff and George L. Toppan.

=New York: Scott Stamp & Coin Co., 1900. (4), 206pp. Illus. Plates. Sm. fo.

Collin, Henry, and Henry L. Calman.*2230a.122

A catalogue for advanced collectors of postage stamps, stamped envelopes and wrappers....

New York: The Scott Stamp & Coin Co. 1890-1901. 1349pp. Illus. Plates. 4o.

Coster, Charles H.*2232.26

The United States locals and their history.

New York: Scott & Co., 1877, 111pp. Illus. 8o.

Coster, Charles H.*2237.110

Les postes privées des Etats-Unis d'Amérique. Bruxelles, Moens, 1882, 85, 2v. in 1. Illus. [Bibliothèque des timbrophiles.] 16o.

[Contents.—1. Les timbres adhésifs. 2. Les envelopes timbrées.]

Daily Stamp Item.*2230a.31

Vol. 1, 2. January 1 to June 30, 1896.

=St. Louis, Mo. C. H. Mekeel Stamp & Publishing Co. 1896, 2v. Portraits. Fo.

Daniels, J. H.2237.31

A history of British postmarks, together with a list of numbers used in obliterations in Great Britain and certain colonial possessions. London: Gill. 1898 (5), 184pp. Illus. Smo.

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Deutsche Briefmarken-zeitung6230a.34

(Periodical) iii.-v. (3 vols.)

Dexter, George.2237.4

Catalogue of postage stamps, American and foreign, and U. S. revenue stamps. (Anon.)

Cambridge: Sever and Francis. Two copies. 1868, 78pp. 16o.

Deutsche illustrirte Briefmarken-Zeitung. *2237.154

[Monatlich.], vol. 1, 1883, Leipzig: 1883, 108pp., illus., 8o. On the completion of this volume the publication was merged in Illustrirtes Briefmarken-Journal.

Diena, E.2237.148

I Francobolli del Ducato Modena e della Provincie Modenesi, 8o.

Diena, Emilio. 2237.150

Les timbres-postes des Romagnes. Suivi d'une étude sur leurs réimpressions par J.-B. Moens.

=Bruxelles. Moens, 1898, 95pp. Illus. 8o.

Dominion Philatelist, 2234.31

(Periodical) ii.-iv. (3 vols.)

Durbin and Hanes.2233.19

Descriptive catalogue of the postage stamps and stamped envelopes of all nations. 18th edition.

=Philadelphia: Chambers printing house, 1891, 180pp. Portrait, plates. 8o.

Earee, Robert Brisco. *2237.64

Album weeds; or, how to detect forged stamps. 2d edition, enlarged.

=London: Gibbons [1892] xii., 726pp. Illus. 8o.

Eastern Philatelist, The. *2232.28

A monthly magazine in the interests of philately. Vol. 1 to date.

=Newmarket, N. H. Pinkham, 1893 to date. v. 8o & 4o. The title is on the cover.

Evans, Edward Benjamin. *2234.104

A description of the Mulready envelope ... with an account of other illustrated envelopes of 1840 and following years.

London: Gibbons, 1891, 8, 240pp. Illus. 8o.

Evans, Edward Benjamin. *2230a.104

The philatelic catalogue of postal stamps, envelopes, wrappers and cards, 1840-1890. St. Louis: Mekeel, 1891, (7,) 472, (2) pp., illus., Portr., 8o.

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Evans, Edward Benjamin.2237.46

Stamps and stamp collecting. A glossary of philatelic terms and guide to the identification of the postage stamps of all nations. 2d edition.

London: Stanley Gibbons, 1898, 68pp. Illus. Pls. 8o.

Ewen, Henry L'Estrange. 2239a.31

Standard priced catalogue of the stamps and postmarks of the United Kingdom. No. 6, 1898.

Bournemouth: Pardy, 1898. v. Illus. Sm. 8o.

Fabri, Pio. 2237.97

Timbres des Etats de l'Eglise.

Bruxelles, Moens, 1878, (3), 41, (1) pp. Illus. [Bibliothèque des timbrophiles.] 8o.

Same. [In Moens, Jean Baptiste. Timbres des Etats de Toscana et Saint Marin. Pp. 69-109. Bruxelles, 1878.]

Fellows, Eleanor C. *2237.38

Truth v. Fiction, re the Chalmers' claim. By the Postal reformer's "home" secretary for 30 years.

London: R. Forder, 1892, 15 pp. 8o.

[On the claim of Patrick Chalmers that his father, James Chalmers, was the inventor of the adhesive postage stamp. Signed, Eleanor C. Fellows.]

Filatelic Facts and Fallacies. *2237.78

A monthly magazine for stamp collectors and dealers. [Edited by S. Louis.] Vols. 1-6. October, 1892-September, 1898.

=San Francisco: Sellschop & Co., 1892-94. v. 8o.

Firth, Oliver. *2237.62

Postage stamps and their collection: a practical guide to philately for all collectors.

London: Gill, 1897, (7), 188pp. Illus. Sm. 8o.

Fiscal Philatelist, The, *2237.65

And revenue stamp guide. A monthly journal, devoted to fiscal collectors. Vol. 1. Edited by Fred Geo. C. Lundy, 1892-3.

London: Morley & Lundy (1893). Illus. Sm. 4o.

Friederich, Rudolf. *2230a.37

Die Postwertzeichen Spaniens und seiner Kolonien.

=Berlin: Brendicke, 1894, 2 v. in 1. Illus. Plates. 8o. Contents.—1. Die Postwertzeichen Spaniens. 2. Auflage. 3. Die Postwertzeichen der spanischen Kolonien. Benutzte Bücher und Zeitschriften, pp. xiii, xiv.

Fulcher, Lionel William. *2234.35

Catalogue of the revenue stamps of Spain and colonies, including the American occupation and revolutionary issues.

=London: Morley, 1902, (4), 98pp. Illus. 8o.

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Gelli, G., and R. Tani, publishers. 2237.133

Catalogue illustré de timbres-poste et télégraphe, 3e édition

=Bruxelles [1902] (11), 536, 25pp. Illus. 8o.

Bears date 1903 on the cover.

Girsewald, Conway, Freiherr von. 2239a.107

The stamps of Switzerland—translated from the German. St. Louis: Mekeel, 1893, 64pp. Illus. 24o.

Glasewald, A. E. 2239a.9

Die Postwerthzeichen von Griechenland. Nach den neuesten Forschungen bearbeitet.

Gössnitz S.-A. Glasewald, 1896, 64pp. Illus. Pl 8o.

Gray, John Edward. 2237.17

The illustrated catalogue of postage stamps, 4th ed.

London: E. Marlborough & Co., 1866, xvi., 180pp.

Sm. 8o. Same, do., do., 5th ed.

Same—Revised by Overy Taylor, 6th ed.*2237.11

London: E. Marlborough & Co., 1875, xv. (1), 523pp. Sm. 8o.

Gray, John Edward. 2237.16

A hand catalogue of postage stamps, 2d edition.

London: R. Hardwicke, 1863, xiv., 58pp. 12o.

Gremmel, Henry. *2239a.125

Henry Gremmel's stamp catalogue of the western hemisphere, giving a full description ... of all the postage stamps, ... together with the present market value of every stamp.

=New York [189-.] 162pp. Illus. 16o.

Handford, J. T. 2239.42

The illustrated postage stamp catalogue of United States and foreign postage stamps, stamped envelopes, postal and money order cards.... [4th edition.]

New York: Seebeck, 1882, (4), 112, (8) pp. Plates. 12o.

Hardy, William John, and E. D. Bacon. 2336.33

The stamp collector. A treatise on the issue and collecting of the postage stamps of all nations. With fac-similes.

London: Redway, 1898, 300pp. Pls. Fac-similes. 8o.

Harrison, Gilbert, 2287.49

And Francis John Hamilton Scott Napier. Portuguese India [Handbook of its postal issues] with notes and publisher's prices.

London: 1893, 87pp., plates [The Stanley Gibbons philatelic handbooks] 8o.

Harrison, Gilbert. *2230a.99

The Nesbitt stamped envelopes and wrappers of the United States of America, with descriptions of the varieties of the dies.... Edited and completed by E. D. Bacon.

London: Smith, 1895, 44pp. Plates. 4o.

Published as a supplement to the London Philatelist.

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Herrick, William.*2234.19

Catalogue of the Russian rural stamps.

New York: Scott Stamp & Coin Co., 1896, 128pp. Illus. L. 8o.

Horner, W. E. V.*2332.55

History and catalogue of the stamped envelopes of the United States.

Philadelphia: L. W. Durbin, 1879, 52 pp. Illus. Sm. 4o.

Horner, W. E. V.*2232.14

The stamped envelopes of the United States, 3d edition.

Revised and continued by E. B. Hanes.

Phila.: Durbin and Hanes, 1889, 62pp. Illus.

[An earlier edition entitled, History and catalogue of the stamped envelopes of the United States is on shelf-number *2332.55.]

Howes, C. A.*2234.25

Photographs of a collection of Formosan stamps, the property of J. N. Luff.

N. p. 1901, 6 photos. Size, 6-1/2 x 4-5/8 inches. Mounted.

Illustriertes Briefmarken Journal2237.154

(Periodical) vol. xxii.

Illustriertes Briefmarken-Journal.*6230a.28

Zeitschrift für Postwertzeichen-Kunde. Jahrgang 22.

=Leipzig: Senf. [1895.] v. Illus. 8o.

International Collector.*6226.17

Published monthly by the Collector publishing company. Vol. 1-4.

San Francisco, 1887-89. 4 v. in 1. Sm. 4o.

Relates to postage stamps, coins, etc. The official organ of the Philatelic society of America.

Internationaler Philatelisten-Verein,*2233.17


Vertrauliche Mitteilung, No. 21, 15 Januar, 1899.

Dresden, Hesse and Becker (1899). 8o.


[Envelopes ornamented in colors.] 80 samples. L. 8o.

Kalckhoff, F.2239a.29

Die Postkarten der deutschen Schutzgebiete und der deutschen Postanstalten im Auslande.

Leipzig: [Naumann] 1902, 32pp. 8o.

Berichtigter und ergänzter Sonderabdruck aus der Deutschen Briefmarken-Zeitung.

Kenyon, Brewster C.2385.15

History of the postal issues of Hawaii. A list of the adhesive postage stamps, stamped envelopes and postal cards of the Hawaiian government.

=N. p., 1895, 26pp. Portr. 8o.

Koefoed, O.*2237.75

Danske Postfrimærker, 1851-1901. En historisk Afhandling udarbejdet paa Grundlag af originale Aktstykker.

Kobenhavn, Jacobsen: 1901, 152, (4) pp., illus., portrs, pls. 8o. [Some of the plates are colored.]

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Kohl, Paul. *2239a.123

Freimarken-Katalog, 1902.

=Chemnitz: 1902, x, 736pp., illus. 16o.

Kropf, H.2230a.93

Die Postwertzeichen der Oster.-ungar. Monarchie. Prag: 1902, 430pp., 4o.

Koprovski, Samuel2237.93

Les timbres-poste ruraux de Russie. Nomenclature générale de tous les timbres connus jusqu'à ce jour, avec leurs prix de vente. Précédé d'une introduction sur l'histoire des postes rurales, avec notes géographiques et historiques.

=Bruxelles: Moens, 1875, xxii, 3-108pp, Illus., 8o.

Kroetzsch, Hugo.2239a.16

Illustrierter ausführlicher Katalog über deutsche Postfreimarken.... Leipzig: Krötzsch, 1896, x., 150 pp., illus., 16o.

Kroetzsch, Hugo.*2237.127.10

Die Postfreimarken der Grossherzogthümer Mecklenburg-Schwerin und Mecklenburg-Strelitz. [Leipzig, 1894.] viii, 36, 16pp. Plates. [Permanentes Handbuch der Postfreimarkenkunde. Theil 1, Abschnitt 10.] 12o.

Kroetzsch, Hugo.*2237.127.11

Die Postfreimarken des Nordeutschen Postbezirks. [Leipzig, 1894.] ix., (1), 140pp. Plates. [Permanentes Handbuch der Postfreimarkenkunde. Theil 1, Abschnitt 11.] 12o.

Longcope, E. M.9336 27a5

Things taxable. Stamp taxes under schedule A. Arranged and compiled alphabetically.... [3d ed., enlarged.] Houston: 1898, 86pp. 16o.

Le Grand, A.2237.100

Les écritures et la légende des timbres du Japon. Bruxelles: Moens, 1878, 43pp, illus. [Bibliothéque timbrolozique, 1.] 8o. [Extrait du Bulletin de la Société francaise de timbrologie.]

Le Grand, A.2238.39

Le Grand's Manual for stamp collectors. A companion to the stamp album. From the French. Trans., adapted and annotated by Henri Pène Du Bois. International ed.

N. Y.: Hurst [1896] 173 pp, 12o. Two copies.

Lindenberg, C.2239a.17

Die Briefmarken von Baden unter Benutzung amtlicher Quellen bearbeitet. Berlin: Brendicke, 1894, vi., (1), 171pp. 16o.

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Lindenberg, Carl.*2237.135

Die Briefumschläge der deutschen Staaten, unter Benutzung amtlicher Quellen. Heft 1-15.

=Berlin: Brendicke, 1892-95, 2v. and unbound parts, illus, 16o. Contents—Band 1: Heft 1, Braunschweig 2, Mecklenburg-Schwerin und Mecklenburg-Strelitz 3, Lübeck 4, Thurn und Taxis 5, 6 Norddeutscher Postbezirk. Band 2: Heft 7, Oldenburg 8, Baden 9, Hamburg und Bremen 10, Sachsen 11, 12 Hannover. Band 3: Heft 13, Bayern 14, 15 Württemberg.

Lockyer, Gilbert E.2237.70

Colonial stamps: also those of Great Britain. With geographical and other notes.

=London: Stanley Gibbons & Co. [1887] vii. (1), 242pp., illus., Sm. 8o.

London Philatelist,*2230a.7

The monthly journal of the Philatelic Society, London. Editor, M. P. Castle. Vol. 3-7, 10-11, 1894-98, 1901-2.

=London: 1894-1902, v. illus., plates, L. 8o.

Luff, John N.*2230a.39

The postage stamps of the United States.

=New York: The Scott Stamp & Coin Co., 1902, (2), 417 pp., illus. 4o.

Luff, John N.2237.60

What philately teaches.

New York: Scott Stamp & Coin Co., 1899, 75pp., illus. 12o.

Lundy, Frederick George C.2231.115

History of the revenue stamps of Mexico. St. Louis: Mekeel, 1891, 45pp., illus. map, 8o.

Lundy, Frederick George C., compiler.*2237.84

Handbook of the revenue stamps of Germany and Switzerland. Glasgow, 1896, 80pp 8o.

Lundy, Frederick George C., compiler.*2237.85

Hand-book of the revenue stamps of Great Britain and Ireland. In commemoration of the bi-centenary of the first stamp duty act, 29th June, 1694. London: Morley, 1894, 46pp., sm. 4o.

MacLean, [McLean], William Seward.2237.29

McLean's stamp collector's guide, containing articles on leading subjects; also lists of philatelic societies, and of periodicals devoted to the science; also a directory of over two thousand United States and Canadian collectors, 1889. Boston: W. S. McLean [1889] 100pp. 8o.

Martindale, Isaac C.*2230a.33

Catalogue of [his] valuable collection of postage stamps to be sold ... October 24th and ... 25th, 1893. [And] List of prices realized at the sale.

=[Philadelphia, 1893] (6), 173, 16pp, 8o.

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Mason's Monthly*6226.3

Coin and Stamp Collectors' magazine. Vol. 1-6, 1867-72. Phila.: Mason & Co. [1868-72] 6v. in 3, illus. 8o.

Masson, David Parkes.2237.145

The stamps of Jammu and Kashmir.

=Calcutta [& Lahore] 1900, 01, 2v., illus., plates. [Philatelic Society of India. Publications, vol. 4, 5] 8o.

Mekeel, Charles Haviland.2231.116

The history of the postage stamps of the St. Louis postmaster, 1845-1847.

Saint Louis, 1895, 25pp., illus., portr., fac-similes 4o. From the Philatelic journal of America [*6230a.10.14].

Mekeel, Charles Haviland.2232.16

Descriptive priced catalogue of American postage stamps, including also a priced list of Mexican revenue stamps, 2d edition.

=St. Louis: C. H. Mekeel Stamp and Publishing Co., 1891, 128pp. L. 8o.

Mekeel, C. H.*2234.114

Mekeel's complete standard catalogue of the postage stamps of the world, 1894, 95. St. Louis: 1893-95, 2v. 8o and 16o.

Mekeel, Charles Haviland.2280a.101

Mekeel's stamp collector's maps of the world. From original designs. St. Louis, 1895, Mekeel, (8) pp. 4o.

Mekeel, Charles Haviland.2239a.105

A stamp collector's souvenir. St. Louis, 1892, 64pp. illus. portrs. 16o.

Mekeel (C. H.) Stamp and Publishing Co.2239.87

Mexico. [A description of Mexican postage stamps, envelopes, etc.]

St. Louis [1897?] 48 pp. illus., 16o.

Mekeel's Weekly Stamp News.*2230.112

Edited by I. A. Mekeel [and others]. Vol. 1-13. St. Louis, 1895-99, 12v. and unbound parts, illus., portraits, map, Fo. Two copies of vol. 6-8, 10, 11. The incomplete set is kept in the children's room. Vols. 1-10 were edited by I. A. Mekeel; 11 and 12 by C. E. Severn and S. B. Hopkins; 13, by C. E. Severn alone. Nos. 26 and 47 of vol. 13 are wanting in the regular set, and Nos. 1-5 of vol. 6 in the "A" copy.

Metropolitan Philatelist, The.*2230a.11

[Monthly.] vol. 1-12, April, 1890-Sept. 1900.

New York, Scott [etc.] 1890-1900, 12v, in 8, illus., sq. 8o.

Millington, H. Mackwood.2237.72

An exhaustive catalogue of the adhesive postage stamps of the British Empire, up to January, 1894. With a short descriptive article on each colony.

=London, Gibbons, 1894, xi., (1), 283pp. illus., sm. 8o.

Mirabaud, Paul, and A. de Reuterskiöld.*2230a.1

The postage stamps of Switzerland, 1843-62.

=Paris, Motteroz, 1899, (5), xi, (1), 266, (1) pp., illus., plates, Fo. Bibliography, pp. 241-259.

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Mitchell, William H., D.D.S.No. 2 in 2236.41

The standard reference list of the private local postage stamps of the United States, including those used in Canada, Hawaiian Kingdom and Mexico.

=Trenton: Sterling, 1887, xlii. pp. 8o.

Moens, Jean Baptiste.*2230a.35

Catalogue prix-courant de timbres-poste, télégraphes, enveloppes at bandes, cartes, etc., etc.

=Bruxelles, Moens, 1892, 93, 3v., plates, L. 8o. Contents—1. Timbres-poste et télégraphes; 2. Enveloppes, bandes, cartes and mandats; 3. Atlas.

Moens, Jean Baptiste.*2234.29

Héligoland et ses timbres.

=Bruxelles: Bureau du journal le timbre-poste, 1897, (3) 272pp., illus., 8o.

Moens, Jean Baptiste.*2231.118

Histoire des timbres-poste et de toutes les marques d'affranchissement employées en Espagne, suivie de l'histoire des timbres fiscaux mobiles, depuis leur origine jusqu'à nos jours, 1840-1890.

=Bruxelles: Bureau du journal le Timbre-Poste, 1891, 564 pp., illus., L. 8o.

Moens, Jean Baptiste.2237.88

Timbres d'Egypte et de la Compagnie du Canal de Suez.

=Bruxelles: Moens, 1880, 116 pp., illus. [Bibliothèque des timbrophiles] 8o.

Moens, Jean Baptiste.*2237.61

Les timbres de Belgique depuis leur origine jusqu'à nos jours. Bruxelles: Moens, 1880, 2 v. in 1, illus. [Bibliothèque des timbrophiles.] 8o.

Moens, Jean Baptiste.2237.98

Timbres de l'office Tour et Taxis, depuis leur origine jusqu'à leur suppression (1847-1867). Bruxelles, Moens, 1880, 107pp., illus., coat of arms. [Bibliothèque des timbrophiles.] 8o.

Moens, Jean Baptiste.*2237.86

Timbres de la République argentine et de ses diverses provinces.

=Bruxelles: Moens, 1882, 2 v. in 1, fac-similes, 8o. 150 copies printed.

Moens, Jean Baptiste.2237.89

Les timbres de Maurice depuis leur origine jusqu'à nos jours, 2e édition, augmentée.

=Bruxelles: Moens, 1878, 147pp., illus. [Bibliothèque des timbrophiles,] 8o.

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Moens, Jean Baptiste.2237.99

Les timbres de Mecklenbourg-Schwérin et Strélitz. Bruxelles: Moens, 1879, 84pp. [Bibliothèque des timbrophiles.] 8o.

Moens, Jean Baptiste.2237.92

Les timbres de Prusse.

=Bruxelles: Moens, 1887, 142pp., illus. [Bibliothèque des timbrophiles.] 8o.

Moens, Jean Baptiste.2232.45

Les timbres de Russie. Nomenclature générale de tous les timbres-poste, timbres locaux, ruraux timbres-téelégraphe, enveloppes, bandes, cartes & cartes-lettres.

=Bruxelles: Moens, 1893 (4), 62pp., plates, 4o.

Moens, Jean Baptiste.2237.90

Les timbres de Saxe depuis leur origine jusqu'à nos jours.

=Bruxelles: Moens, 1879, 104pp., illus. [Bibliothèque des timbrophiles.] 8o.

Moens, Jean Baptiste.2237.95

Timbres des duchés de Schleswig, Holstein & Lauenbourg et de la ville de Bergedorf.

=Bruxelles: Moens, 1884, 94pp., illus., plates. [Bibliothèque des timbrophiles.] 8o.

Moens, Jean Baptiste.2237.91

Les timbres du Wurtemberg (1847-1880).

=Bruxelles: Moens, 1881, 2 v. in 1, illus. [Bibliothèque des timbrophiles.] 8o.

Moens, Jean Baptiste.2237.96

Timbres des états de Toscane et Saint-Marin par J. B. Moens, et des Etats de l'Eglise par Pio Fabri. 2e édition augmentée.

=Bruxelles: Moens, 1878, (1), 112pp., illus. [Bibliothèque des timbrophiles.] 8o.

Mongeri, F.2237.87

Croissant-toughra (armoiries de l'Empire ottoman.) Bruxelles: Moens, 1887, 26pp., illus., 8o. [Especially in regard to this device on postage stamps.]

Morley, Walter.*2237.80

Walter Morley's catalogue and price list of the revenue stamps of the British colonies, Nov., 1895. London: (1895) 8o.

Morley, Walter.*2237.82

Walter Morley's catalogue and price list of the stamps of Great Britain, 2d edition, 1897. [London], [1897] viii., 191 pp., Sm. 8o.

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Morley, Walter.*2237.81

Walter Morley's complete catalogue and price list of British railway letter fee stamps, Sept., 1898. London: [1898] v. Sm. 8o.

Morley, Walter, compiler.2237.83

Catalogue of the telegraph stamps of the world, Feb., 1900. London: (1900), (4), 179 pp., plates, Sm. 8o.

Morley's Philatelic Journal.*2234.27

A monthly paper for collectors of postage, revenue, telegraph and railway stamps. Edited by A. Preston Pearce. Vol. 1-3, 1900, 1902.

=Catford: Morley, 1900-02, 3 v., illus., 8o.

Nankivell, Edward J.2237.152

Stamp collecting as a pastime. London: Gibbons, 1902, 68pp., illus. [The Stanley Gibbons Philatelic handbooks.] 8o.

Napier, Francis John Hamilton Scott, and E. D. Bacon.2237.33

Saint Vincent. [Handbook of its postal issues.] With notes and publishers' prices.

London: 1895, 107pp., plates [The Stanley Gibbons philatelic handbooks] 8o.

Napier, Francis John Hamilton Scott, and Gordon Smith.2237.44

South Australia [Handbook of its postal issues] With notes and publishers' prices.

London, 1894, (7), 135pp., plates [The Stanley Gibbons philatelic handbooks.] 8o.

Nast, F. A.2237.139

A tentative price list of entire U. S. envelopes, arranged according to J. W. Scott's system, with the corresponding numbers, according to Prof. Horner. N. Y.: The J. W. Scott Co. [188-.] 51pp., 12o.

Nast, F. A.2237.139

A tentative price list of entire U. S. envelopes, arranged according to J. W. Scott's system, with the corresponding numbers, according to Prof. Horner. New York: The J. W. Scott Co. [1888?] 51pp., illus., 8o. The title on the cover is J. W. Scott's catalogue....

Ogilvie, W. T.2236.31

Handbook for the collector of postage stamps, illus. London: Sonnenschein, 1892, 125pp. [The young collector] Sm. 8o.

Parker, E. Y., publisher.2239a.119

The pocket standard catalogue of the revenue stamps of Canada. Toronto: 1899, 23pp., 24o.

Pemberton, Edward L.2237.27

The stamp collector's handbook, 2d ed. London: Stanley Gibbons & Co., 1878, x. (1), 340pp., illus., Sm. 8o.

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Perlep, A.2237.159

Katalog der Stempelmarken aller Staaten. Kreuz a Ostbahn: Moersig [1880] vii., 224pp., plate [Philatelistische Bibliothek, band 6], 8o.

Permanentes Handbuch der Postfreimarkenkunde mit Lichtdrucktafeln ... gleichzeitig Beibuch zum Permanente-Sammelwerk in losen Blätter von Hugo Krötzsch. [Auch Vierteljahrs Nachträge.]

=Leipzig: Krötzsch, 1894-1887, 17 v. in 9, illus., plates, maps, 12o.

Theil 1. Deutsche Staaten. Abschnitt 1-13, 15*2237.127

Theil 1. Abschnitt 4. 2. Auflage *2237.128

Theil 2.

Theil 3. Russland *2237.130

Vierteljahrs Nachträge. *2237.131

Permanentes Handbuch der*2237.131

Postfreimarkenkunde. Vierteljahrs-Nachträge zum Permanenten Handbuch der Postfreimarkenkunde und dem Permanent-Sammelwerk in losen Blättern von Hugo Krötzsch. Jahrgang 1-3, 1894-1896.

=Leipzig: Krötzsch, 1896, iv., 204pp., illus. plates, 12o.

The Permanentes Handbuch, Theil 1, is on shelf-number *2237.127; Theil 3, *2237.130.

Philatelic Californian, The.*2233.21

Vol, 1, 2, October, 1893-December, 1895.

=San Francisco: California Philatelic Press Club, 1893-95, 2v., illus., 8o. A monthly publication.

Philatelic Era, The*2237.77

A semi-monthly magazine devoted to stamp collecting. W. W. Jewett, editor and publisher. Vol. 6-8, September, 1892-August, 1894.

=Portland, Me., 1892-94, v., illus., 8o. This magazine appeared monthly previous to September, 1893. The Philatelic Literary Review was published as a supplement to vol. 6 of the Philatelic Era, from September, 1892, to August, 1893.

Philatelic Journal, The, of America.*6230a.10

An illustrated monthly magazine in the interest of stamp collecting. Edited by Charles Haviland Mekeel. Vol. 1-14. Philatelic Publishing Co., St. Louis, 1887-96, 13v., 8o.

Philatelic Journal, The, of America.*6230a.16

Special ed., vol. 2, No. 24, Feb., 1887. Ed. by Chas. Haviland Mekeel.

St. Louis: Philatelic Pub. Co., 1887, 44pp., illus., portrs., 8o.

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Philatelic Journal*6231.62

of Great Britain, and philatelic review of reviews: official organ of the International philatelic union. Ed. by Percy C. Bishop, vol. 1-8. London: 1891-8, 8v., illus., portrs., 8o.

Philatelic Journal, The, of India.*2230a.17

The monthly journal of the Philatelic Society of India. Editor, C. Stewart-Wilson, vol. 3-6, Jan. 1899-Dec., 1902.

=Calcutta: Thacker, Spink & Co., 1899-1902, 4 v., illus., plates, folded tables, L. 8o.

Philatelic Monthly and World, vol. 19-21.*6230a.45

=Philadelphia, 1893-95, 2v., illus., 8o.

Philatelic Record, The.*2237.103

Vol. 6-11, 18-24, February, 1884-December, 1902.

=London: Pemberton, Wilson & Co., 1884-1902, 13v. in 7, illus., portraits, 8o. The portraits are photographs.

Philatelic Record and Stamp News.*2231.121

Edited by Edward J. Nankivell. Vol. 19-21, 1897-1901.

=London: Buhl & Co. [1897-1901]. v., illus., portraits, plates, 8o.

Philatelic Society, London.*2232.18

The postage stamps, envelopes and post cards of Australia and the British colonies of Oceanica.

=London, 1887, (6), 147, (1) pp., plates, L. 8o.

Philatelic Society, London.*2230a.19

The postage stamps, envelopes, wrappers, post cards, and telegraph stamps of the British colonies, possessions and protectorates in Africa, parts 1-2. London: 1895, 1900, 2v., illus. pls., L. 8o.

Philatelic Society, London.*2230a.15

The postage stamps, envelopes, wrappers, post cards and telegraph stamps of British India and Ceylon. [With a supplement, by J. A. Tilleard, entitled, "Notes on the De la Rue series of the adhesive postage and telegraph stamps of India."] London: 1892, 1896 (4) lvii., 32pp. 24 pls., L. 8o.

Philatelic Society, London.*2230a.41

The postage stamps, envelopes, wrappers, and post cards of the North American colonies of Great Britain.

=London, 1889, 67pp., plates, L. 8o.

Philatelic World, The; vol. 3. N. Y.: 1885, 8o.*6238.36

Philatelist, Der2230a.120

(Periodical) Dresden: v.-xi. (7 vols.)

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Post Office, The.*2230a.9

A monthly journal for stamp collectors. Vol. 1-8, 1891-99.

=New York [1891-97] 8v. in 5, illus., portraits, 8o. Edited by Alvah Davison, 1891-94, Henry Gremmel, 1892-93, Crawford Capen, 1894-95-96-99.

Postage Stamps. Catalogues.*2237.125

[Priced catalogues of auction sales of postage stamps. March 17, 1892-May 30, 1893.]

=[Chicago, etc., 1892, 93] 31 pamphlets in 1 v., plate, 8o.


(Periodical) 1893-4.

Rebellion Envelopes.*4410.14

[A collection of envelopes bearing patriotic pictures, issued during the Civil war.] Mounted in scrap books, 5v., fo. [A few of these were issued in the Confederate States.]

Same.*"20th" 100.2

[Four envelopes and 884 pictures cut from envelopes] 4o.

Reinheimer, A.2237.161

Illustrierter Preiskatalog der deutschen postalischen Entwertungsarten. Dresden: Internationaler Philatelisten-Verein, 1894 (3), 52pp., illus., 8o.

Revista filatelica, La.*2232.60

Publicación mensual. Eduardo F. Cottilla [y I. A. Mekeel], editor [es] vol. 1, 2. St. Louis: Mekeel stamp and pub co., 1892-95, 2v. 8o.

Revue Philatelique,6230a.41

(Periodical) iv.-vi. (3 vols.)

Ribeiro, Joao Pedro.**D. 192.9

Dissertacoes chronologicas e criticas sobre a historia e jurisprudencia ecclesiastica e civil de Portugal, publicadas por ordem da Academia R. das sciencias de Lisboa. Lisboa: Na typografia da mesma academia, 1810-13, 3v., Sm. 4o. [Contenta ... vol. iii., parte 2, sobra o uso do papel sellado nos documentos publicos de Portugal.]

Robert, Victor.*2235.131

Catalogue illustré de tous les timbres-poste émis depuis 1840 jusqu'à 1894 ... et leur prix de vente, 2e éd. Paris: Robert [1894] 10, 349pp., illus., 8o.

Robie, Lewis,2239.40

Stamp hunting. Chicago: Donohue, Henneberry & Co., 1898, 257pp. [The modern authors' library, No. 127] 12o. This is a chatty account of a travelling drug salesman, who made a specialty of collecting revenue stamps.

Roggenstroh, Hermann.2230a.97

Die Postwerthzeichen von Rumänien. Moldau, Moldau-Walachei, Fürstenthum Rumänien, Königreich Rumänien ... Magdeburg [1893?] 20pp., plates. [Verein für Briefmarkenkunde.] fo.

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Rommel, Otto.2239a.18

Die Postwertzeichen des Bergedorfer Postbezirkes.

=München: Larisch, 1892 (7), 56pp., illus., 8o. Literatur, pp. (5, 6).

Rothschild, Arthur de, Baron.5649.19

Histoire de la poste aux lettres depuis ses origines les plus anciennes jusqu'à nos jours. Paris: Librairie nouvelle, 1873, (3), 335 pp., 12o. A later edition is entitled, Histoire de la poste aux lettres et du timbre-poste [5649.166]

Rothschild, Arthur de, Baron.5649.166

Histoire de la poste aux lettres et du timbre-poste depuis leurs origines jusqu'à nos jours. 3e édition.

=Bruxelles: Moens, 1876, 2v., 12o. An earlier edition is entitled Histoire de la poste aux lettres [5649.19].

Salefranque, Léon.2231.56

Le timbre à travers l'histoire, avec dessins et fac-similés. Rouen: imp. E. Deshays et cie, 1890, 126pp., 4o.

Schueller, Friedrich.2232.30

Die Persische Post und die Postwerthzeichen von Persien und Buchara. Döbling: Im. Selbstverlage des Verfassers [1893] 90 (4) pp., plates, L. 8o.

Scott Stamp and Coin Co.,2237.47

[Catalogue] 1898, [N. Y., 1898,] illus. 16o.

Scott Stamp and Coin Co.,2237.57

The standard postage stamp catalogue, 55th-61st ed., 1895-1902. N. Y.: [1895]-1902. [Several copies of recent editions.]

Scott, J. Walter.2239a.127

Standard stamp catalogue, 25th thousand.

=New York: The J. W. Scott Co. [189-] (2), 212pp., illus., 12o.

Scott, J. W.2239a.127

Standard stamp catalogue ... New York: The J. W. Scott Co. [1891] (2), 210pp., illus., 8o.

Seltz, C. M.2237.5

The postage stamp collector's hand-book. A descriptive catalogue of all postage stamps issued from 1840 to the present time. Boston: C. M. Seltz, 1867 (3), 20pp., 16o.

Senf, Richard,2237.113

Handbuch sämtlicher Postmarken, Briefumschläge und Streifbänder. [7. Auflage nebst einem Nachtrag.]

=Leipzig: Senf [1891, 96] xvi., 632, 154pp [Dr. Moschkau's Handbuch für Postwertzeichen-Sammler; band 1] 8o.

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Senf, Gebrueder.*2239a.117

Gebrüder Senfs illustrierter Postwertzeichen-Katalog, 1899.

=Leipzig: 1899, v., illus., 16o.

Stamp-collector's Magazine, The,*6226.12

Illus., vol. 1-12. London: E. Marlborough & Co., 1863-74, 12v., Sm. 4o

Stamp News Annual,2230a.95

1891-5. (6 Nos. in 1 vol. All that were published.)

Stamp News, The.*2230a.29

A monthly illustrated journal for stamp collectors and dealers, vol. 7, 8, 10; 1891, 92, 94.

=London: Buhl & Co., 1891-94, 3 v., illus., portraits, 4o.

Stanley Gibbons & Co.*2232.57

Descriptive catalogue and price list of British, colonial and foreign postage stamps, post cards, etc. London: 1881, 63, 54pp., illus., sm. 4o.

Stanley Gibbons, Limited, publishers.2237.51

Priced catalogue of stamps (1899), 12th edition, parts 1-4.

London: [1899] 4 v. illus., sm. 8o.

Contents—1. British empire; 2. Foreign countries; 3. Local postage stamps; 4. Envelopes, post cards, etc. (Two copies of Pt. 4.)


(1900-1901) part 1, 2, 13th edition [1900] 2 v.

Same. 1902.

Stanley Gibbons Monthly Journal.*2230a.5

[A philatelic periodical] edited by Edward B. Evans, vol. 3-8, 11 July, 1892-June, 1898; July, 1901; June, 1902.

=London, 1892-1902, v., illus. plates, L. 8o.

Sterling, E. B., compiler.No. 1 in 2236.41

Sterling's standard descriptive and price catalogue of the adhesive postage and stamped envelopes of the United States, 6th edition.... Also, the standard reference list of the private local postage stamps, by W. H. Mitchell.

=Trenton, N. J., 1887, 74, xlii. pp., portrait, 8o.

Sterling, E. B., compiler.2236.40

Sterling's standard descriptive and price catalogue of the revenue stamps of the United States, 5th edition. Trenton, 1888, 168 pp., 8o.

Sternheim, Carl2239a.27

Catalogue Deutsche Privatpost-marken.

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Sternheim, Carl. 2239a.27

Katalog der deutschen Privatpost-Marken. Schöneberg-Berlin: Im. verlage des Verfassers [1902] vii. 124pp. 16o.

Suppantschitsch, Victor, *2233.15

Bibliographic, zugleich Nachschlagebuch, der gisammten deutschen philatelistischen Literatur seit ihrem entstehen bio ende, 1891, nebst einem Alriss der Geschichte der Philatelie mit besonderer Berücksichtigung Deutschland's und einerkurzen Geschichte der philatelistischen Literatur. München: Larisch, 1892-94, 748 (1) pp., 8o.

Suppantschitsch, Victor. *2237.73

Die Entstehung und Entwicklung der philatelischen Literatur in der zweiten Hälfte des xix. Jahrhunderts. Wien: Im. Selbstverlage des Verfassers, 1901, 63pp. 8o.

Suppantschitsch, Victor. 2239a.129

Grundzüge der Briefmarkenkunde und des Briefmarkensammelns.

=Leipzig: Weber, 1895, vi., 221pp., portrait, illus. [Webers illustrierte Katechismen.] 16o.

Thornhill, W. B. 2237.45

Shanghai [Handbook of its postal issues] with notes and publishers' prices.

London: 1895, 78 pp., plates [The Stanley Gibbons philatelic handbooks] 8o.

Tiffany, John Kerr. *2231.50

A reference list of publications relating to postage stamps and their collection. Compiled by request for the Boston Public Library. [St. Louis] 1871, (38), pp., MSS. 4o.

Tiffany, John Kerr. 2236.30

History of the postage stamps of the United States of America. St. Louis: C. H. Mekeel, 1887, 272 pp. Portr. 8o.

Tiffany, John Kerr. *6162.33

The philatelic library. A catalogue of stamp publications. St. Louis: privately printed. [Cambridge: press of John Wilson & Son] 1874, vi, 109+pp, 4o 1. p. [Note—150 copies printed, No. 1.]

Tiffany, John Kerr. 2230a.105

A St. Louis symposium [of philatelists] St. Louis: Mekeel, [1894] 16pp., Illus. 4o. [From the Philatelic journal of America (*6230a10.12)]

Tiffany, John Kerr. *2237.111

Les timbres des Etats-Unis d'Amérique depuis leur origine jusqu'à nos jours.

=Bruxelles, Moens, 1883, 3 v. in I., Illus. [Bibliothèque des timbrophiles.] 16o. Contents—1. Les timbres-poste. 2. Timbres de journaux, officiels, taxe, administratifs et essais. 3. Cartes postales et leurs essais; de la fabrication des timbres-poste.

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Tiffany, John Kerr, and others. *2234.17

The stamped envelopes, wrappers and sheets of the United States by John K. Tiffany, R. R. Bogert and Joseph Rechert, a committee of the National philatelic society. New York: Scott Stamp and coin co., 1892, (1), 126, (1) pp. Pls. L. 8o.

Tilleard, John Alexander. *2230a.15

Notes on the De La Rue series of the adhesive postage and telegraph stamps of India. London: 1896, 32 pp., L. 8o. ["A supplement to the postage stamps, etc., of British India and Ceylon, published by the Philatelic Society, London," with which it is bound.]

Timbre-poste. *2232.12

Le, et le timbre fiscal. Journal du collectionneur. Paraissant le ier de chaque mois. [Edité par J. B. Moens.] Année 1, 3-15, 17-38; 1863, 65-77, 79-1900.

=Bruxelles, Moens, 1863-1900, 8 v., illus., 8o. Le timbre fiscal appeared separately from 1877-79, and quarterly during 1877. From 1881 to 1896 it was published as a Supplement to Le Timbre-poste, with which it was incorporated in 1897. Le Timbre-poste was discontinued with the issue of December, 1900.

Trifet, Ferdinand. ⁂ 2237.19

Descriptive price catalogue of postage stamps of all nations. Appended a complete list of the Russian rural-posts stamps 9th edition, illus. with 259 engrs. Boston: 1875, 67 pp., 8o.

Trifet, Ferdinand. 2237.22

Descriptive price catalogue of the postage stamps of all nations, [with supplement] 12th ed., revised and corrected. Boston: 1879, 58, 13 + 42pp., 8o.

United States Internal revenue office. *9336.27—3

Law and regulations concerning documentary and proprietary stamps under the act of June 13, 1898. August 22, 1898. Washington: 1898, 40 pp., 8o.

United States Post office department. *9383.173a3

Report of the Third Assistant Postmaster General for 1890-91. 98-99, Washington, 1891, 1899, 2 v., 8o (This report deals chiefly with the registration, stamp and classification of mail matter divisions.) Earlier reports may be found in the annual reports of the Post Office department [*7656.1., 1854, 56-95].

Walker, L. H. J., and Jean Baptiste Moens. 2237.94

Les timbres de Natal.

=Bruxelles, Moens, 1883, (1), 60 pp., illus. [Bibliothèque des timbrophiles.] 8o.

Weekly Philatelic Era. *2230a.27

Published every Saturday in the interests of stamp collectors, vol. 9-16, September 1, 1894—September 23, 1902.

=Portland, Me., Jewett, 1894-1902, 7 v. in 6. Fo.

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Western Philatelist, The. *2237.76

Vol. 1, 2 (no. 1-5), January, 1887—May, 1888.

=Chicago: Western philatelic publishing co., 1887-88, 2 v. in 1, illus, portraits, plate, 8o. No more was published.

Westoby, William Amos Scarborough. 2387.39

The adhesive postage stamps of Europe: a practical guide to their collection, identification and classification, Vol 1.

London, Gill, 1898, vi, (1), 399 pp., illus., sm 8o.

Westoby, William Amos Scarborough. 2237.32

Penny postage jubilee. A descriptive catalogue of all the postage stamps of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland issued during fifty years. London: Low, Marston, Searle and Rivington 1891, xi, (4), 94, (3) pp. illus. 8o.

Same, new edition, with addenda, 1892, xi, (6), 94 pp *2237.40

Wilson, Charles Stewart. 2237.146

British Indian adhesive stamps surcharged for native states, Part 1, 2.

=Calcutta, Chakravarti, 1897, 98, 2 v., plates. [Philatelic Society of India, publications, vol. 1, 2] 8o. Contents—1. Chamba, Faridkot, Gwalior. 2. Jhind, Nabha, Patiala. The title is on the cover.

Wolsieffer, P. M. *2237.107

Wolsieffer's auction sale[s] of rare stamps, January 30, 1897-July 14, 1900. Held at the Great Northern Hotel. [Priced catalogues].

Chicago: 1897-1900. 20 parts in 1 v., plates, 8o.

Wright, Hastings Elwin *2230a.21

and Anthony Buck Creeke, Jr., compilers. A history of the adhesive stamps of the British Isles available for postal and telegraph purposes, with an introduction by Gordon Smith. London Philatelic Society, 1899, xxvi, 263 pp., fac-similes, 12 pls 26 diagrams, L. 8o.

Yvert and Tellier 2239a.25

Catalogue prix-courant de timbres-poste, 6e édition. Amiens, 1902, xxxi, (1), 702 pp., illus. 12o.

Zschiesche, Alwin.6229a.40

Katalog über alle seit 1840 bis Jan. 1868 ausgegeben Briefmarken. Leipz. Zschiesche, 1868, iv, 32 pp, 16o.

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Boston Philatelic Society.

Organized March 4, 1891.

M. H. LOMBARD, President.
C. A. HOWES, Secretary.
L. L. GREEN, Treasurer.

Extract from the Constitution:


Section 1. This Society is constituted to encourage and promote:

(1). The study of postage, telegraph and fiscal stamps, stamped envelopes, newspaper and other bands, and postal cards, their history, engraving, printing and other details.

(2). The detection and prevention of forgeries and frauds.

(3). The preparation and publication of papers and books bearing upon these subjects, and the undertaking of all such matters as may incidentally promote the above objects and contribute to the increase of the science and practice of Philately.

Meeting, Third Tuesday of each month at Elks' Hall, 24 Hayward Place, Boston., 8 P. M.

Visitors cordially welcomed.

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* Indicates Charter Member.

* 1.Gilmore, Geo. L.Lexington, Mass.
* 2.Sprague, F. W., 2d.10 Tremont St., Room 77, Boston.
* 4.Woodward, H. E.1 Dunreath St., Roxbury, Mass.
* 5.Sircom, S. R.287 Washington St., Boston.
* 6.Humphrey, H. D.Dedham, Mass.
* 7.Van Derlip, W. C.15 Berwick Park, Boston.
* 9.Batchelder, A. W.Salem, Mass.
10.Coburn, W. E.Everett, Mass.
21.Woodward, C. E.1 Dunreath St., Roxbury, Mass.
25.Holton, E. A.8 Summer St., Boston.
27.King, H. F.P. O. Box 33, Boston.
29.Robinson, W. E.Appleton St., Malden, Mass.
30.Richardson, F. P.Salem, Mass.
31.Mason, E. H.70 Kilby St., Boston.
32.Green, L. L.47 Tremont St., Boston.
47.Harris, Howard P.12 Northey St., Salem, Mass.
52.Quinby, H. C.52 Wall St., New York City.
54.Thayer, Oliver,2d. Salem, Mass.
57.Corbett, H.1413 Washington St., Boston.
69.Brown, F. P.339 Washington St., Boston.
72.Abbott, Dr. Chas. E.Andover, Mass.
76.Mott, Luther W.Oswego, N. Y.
77.Deats, H. E.Flemington, N. J.
78.Phelps, E. S.165 West Canton St., Boston.
81.Banks, Wm., Jr.44 State St., Boston.
82.Johnson, J. F.383 Lexington St., Auburndale, Mass.
83.Sturgis, Elliot T.125 Milk St., Boston.
88.Lebon, Chas. P.42 Waumbeck St., Roxbury, Mass.
89.Olney, Hon. Frank F.Providence, R. I.
96.Cutter, Chas. W.138 Harvard St., Brookline, Mass.
98.Dodge, Frank F.6 High St., Boston.
99.Jewett, Wm. W.502 Congress St., Portland, Me.
104.Pitman, Fred H.45 Dartmouth St., Somerville, Mass.
109.Smith, Fred S.11 South St., Boston.
111.Davis, A. D.332 Palisade Ave., Yonkers, N. Y.
[Pg 28]116.Burt, Frank H.Room 1046, Tremont Bldg., Boston.
120.Ayer, F. W.Bangor, Me.
121.Drew, B. L.122 Oxford St., Cambridge B., Mass.
127.Holland, Alexander40 Grace Court, Brooklyn, N. Y.
128.Linton, Chas. E.59 Franklin St., Cambridge A., Mass.
132.Nolen, Wm. W.2 Manter Hall, Cambridge, Mass.
137.Nute, Henry O.863 Blue Hill Ave., Dorchester, Mass.
143.Wolcott, Chas. W.Dedham, Mass.
146.Toppan, Geo. L.321 Main St., Racine, Wis.
148.Pierce, Wm. T.Watertown, Mass.
150.Newell, Warren39 Dudley St., Roxbury, Mass.
151.Macy, Arthur H.39 Dudley St., Roxbury, Mass.
152.Andreini, J. M.29 West 75th St., New York City.
155.Patten, Frank W.Box 35, West Lynn Sta., Mass.
156.Althen, Edw. C.369 N. State St., Elgin, Ill.
162.Frost, Walter L.42 Hancock St., Boston.
169.Peters, Geo. E.West Newton, Mass.
172.Smith, Franklin E.56 Fairmont Ave., Newton, Mass.
174.Rice, H. J.c/o Blodgett, Merritt & Co., 16 Congress St., Boston.
175.Lyons, J. H.27 Bromfield St., Boston.
177.Howes, Clifton A.334 Broadway, Cambridge A., Mass.
179.Carpenter, Ernest M.21 Bromfield St., Boston.
180.Luff, John N.18 East 23d St., New York City.
181.Lombard, Benjamin, Jr.1566 Beacon St., Brookline, Mass.
192.Clark, David O.Hingham, Mass.
193.Stevens, Edwin A.52 Magnolia St., Boston.
194.Barker, W. S., Jr.Medford, Mass.
197.Kidder, Henry A.Arlington, Mass.
199.Rockwell, J. W.Medford, Mass.
201.Bogert, R. R.160 Nassau St., New York City.
207.Capron, J. F.26 Bromfield St., Boston.
208.Wolsieffer, P. M.1010 Atwood Bldg., Chicago, Ill.
209.Rothfuchs, C. F.38 Munroe St., Roxbury, Mass.
210.Dutcher, Frank J.Hopedale, Mass.
211.Wylie, Willard O.Beverly, Mass.
213.Tent, Frank47 Oxford Road, Newton Centre, Mass.
214.Lombard, M. H.2 Lagrange St., Winchester, Mass.
215.Dunning, A. W.Newton, Mass.
216.Flagg, Geo. A.100 Fairmount Ave., Malden, Mass.
218.Tuttle, Geo. R.87 Nassau St., New York City.
220.Drake, C. S.142B Warren St., Roxbury, Mass.
223.Ireland, GordonHolyoke House 21, Cambridge, Mass.
225.Brown, Walter L.410 Pleasant St., Worcester, Mass.
227.Cone, John J., Jr.4 Russell Park St., New Dorchester, Mass.
229.Mears, Henry A.21 Gray St., Cambridge, Mass.
230.Loring, Robert B.95 South Market St., Boston.
[Pg 29]231.Wayne, A. A.73 Glendale St., Dorchester, Mass.
232.Smith, H.42 Dudley St., Medford, Mass.
233.Burns, R. F.36 Union St., Boston.
234.Marshall, W. H.141 Washington St., Cambridge A, Mass.
235.Dodge, Frank A.223 Franklin St., Cambridge A, Mass.
238.Colson, Warren H.15 Crombie St., Salem, Mass.
239.Sawyer, Edwin F.101 Washington St., Brighton, Mass.
241.Mason, Henry T.385 Washington St., Cambridge A, Mass.
242.Porter, H. L.10 Columbus Sq., Boston.
243.Putney, Freeman, Jr.21 Bromfield St., Boston.
244.Wells, Clinton G.933 N. Calvert St., Baltimore, Md.
246.Eldredge, Wm. D.P. O. Box 1352, Boston.
247.Burleigh, Dr. Chas.199 Pleasant St., Malden, Mass.
248.Stone, Chas. H.91 Antrim St., Cambridge A, Mass.
249.Barrett, Louis G.613 Phillips Bldg., Boston.
250.Wall, James H.Worcester, Mass.
253.Powers, Chas. F.376 Massachusetts Ave., Boston.
254.Woodward, Howard H.1 Dunreath St., Roxbury, Mass.
256.Foster, F. Apthorp28 State St., Boston.
257.Schlenker, SamBrenham Texas.
258.Nash, Fred J.243 School St., Somerville, Mass.
259.Stone, Wm. C.384 Union St., Springfield Mass.
261.Gates, Walter L.Teaticket, Mass.
263.Porter, James M.80 Water St., Boston.
264.Crehore, Frederick M.Newton Lower Falls, Mass.
265.Crosby, Clifford F.348 Summer St., West Somerville, Mass.
268.Ingraham, John86 O St., South Boston, Mass.
270.Parker, Herman,217 Newbury St., Boston.
271.Morgenthau, J. C.87 Nassau St., New York City.
272.Bartels, J. M.230 Washington St., Boston.
273.Power, E. B.167 Broadway, New York City.
274.Massoth, F. N.1603 Marquette Bldg., Chicago, Ill.
275.Makins, J. H.506 Market St., San Francisco, Cal.
276.Gifford, T. MerrittNew Bedford, Mass.
277.Waldron, George F.59 Hudson St., Somerville, Mass.
279.Butler, W. R.26 Rosedale St., Dorchester, Mass.
280.Crocker, Henry J.Crocker Bldg., San Francisco, Cal.
281.Rhodes, Albert E.36 Temple Place, Boston.
282.Howe, Louis P.235 Pleasant St., Marlboro, Mass.
283.Smith, Robert Belden7 Pine St., New York City.
284.Low, Eugene E.11 Burnside Ave., West Somerville, Mass.
285.Dennison, A.86 Walnut St., Neponset, Mass.
287.Severn, C. E.711 Journal Bldg., Chicago, Ill.
288.Doncyson, S. T. S.730 West 64th St., Chicago, Ill.
289.Oesch, John J.34 Wabash Ave., Chicago, Ill.
290.Klemann, John A.237 Broadway, New York City.
292.Barnes, S. C.Amesbury, Mass.
[Pg 30]293.Taylor, John I.228 Beacon St., Boston.
294.Sawtelle, Chas. W.80 Water St., Boston.
298.Scott, John W.36 John St., New York City.
299.Hunt, James T.Weymouth, Mass.
302.Foster, Francis C.15 Oxford St., Cambridge, Mass.
303.Pickman, Dudley L.98 Beacon St., Boston.
304.von Pirch, Rev. R.Berlin, Ontario, Canada.
305.Moffatt, Frank D.181 Keap St., Brooklyn, N. Y.
306.Lovell, W. O.64 Maple St., Malden, Mass.
307.Weber, Adolph H.1809 Sutter St., San Francisco, Cal.
308.Marston, H. W.Amesbury, Mass.
309.Jones, Fred G.2013 Brook St., Louisville, Ky.
310.Martin, Eben S.16 North Fourth St., Minneapolis, Minn.
311.Brown, Charles A.Honolulu, Hawaii.
312.Capen, Crawford101 Miller Ave., Brooklyn, N. Y.
313.Rich, Joseph S.489 Manhattan Ave., New York City.
314.Simmons, Samuel R., Jr.,350 Alexander Ave., New York City.
315.Calman, Henry L.42 East 23rd St., New York City.
316.Dorchester, Ernest DeanVelasco, Texas.
317.Roberts, Hobart V.420 Genesee St., Utica, N. Y.
318.Chase, Chas. N.Stoughton, Mass.
319.Shaw, Herbert M.44 Hastings St., West Roxbury, Mass.
320.Dunkhorst, H. F.1005 7th St., N. W., Washington, D. C.
321.Frasier, Joseph A., M. D.New Bedford, Mass.
323.Low, John F.34 Portland St., Boston.
324.Viets, James R.26 Greystone Park, Lynn, Mass.
326.Palmer, Charles H.Wellesley, Mass.
327.Ashenden, E. Harold17 Tudor Terrace, Auburndale, Mass.
328.Foster, Douglass B.22 Dana St., Somerville, Mass.
329.Bruner, P. F.27 West 58th St., New York City.
330.Gurley, Wm. F. E.6153 Lexington Ave., Chicago, Ill.
332.Eaton, D. T.Muscatine, Iowa.
334.Legg, H. W.26 Hancock St., Boston.
335.Howard, Robert G.Newton, Mass.
336.Bernichon, Jules4 Rue Rochambeau, Paris (9e Arrondt.)
337.Ginn, Frederick Robert143 Strand, London, W. C.
338.Gascoyne, Dr. W. J.23 South St., Baltimore, Md.
339.Nevin, Charles K. B.71 Gardner St., Allston, Mass.
340.Parker, Charles W., Jr.,38 Thorndike St., Brookline, Mass.
341.Hart, H. L.71 Gottingen St., Halifax, N. S.
342.Willadt, CarlPforzheim, Germany.
344.Phillips, Chas. J.391 Strand, London, W. C.
345.Kohl, PaulChemnitz, Germany.
346.Swain, William N.15 Merlin St., New Dorchester, Mass.
347.Tarr, R. A.3125 North Broad St., Philadelphia, Pa.
348.Gottesleben, R. M.Box 571, Denver, Col.
349.Brown, Allen A.30 Kilby St., Room 19, Boston.
[Pg 31]350.Loring, George F.53 State St., Room 1108, Boston.
351.Beddig, A.Hanover, Germany.
352.Bartels, Walter230 Washington St., Boston.
353.Grimmons, Chas. A.72 Thurston St., Somerville, Mass.
354.Prevost, John W.17 Spencer Ave., Springfield, Mass.
355.Bartsch, Rudolf C.186 Temple St., West Roxbury, Mass.
356.Crocker, James H.28 Thorndike St., Brookline, Mass.
357.Randall, W. H.Medford, Mass.
358.Brown, Clark W.22 Ladd St., Watertown, Mass.
359.Parker, Frederick W.Highland Ave., Somerville, Mass.
360.Kelley, Edward de Z.Care Adams Express Co., Boston.
361.Hills, IsaacSiasconset, Nantucket, Mass.
362.van Malder, W. F.145 Bourne St, Roslindale, Mass.
363.Barton, Chas. J.85 Meridian St., Melrose, Mass.
364.Cook, Frederick S.22 Sparhawk St., Brighton, Mass.
365.Bigelow, Chas. C.4 Sargent Ave., Somerville, Mass.
366.Gelli, Gustave10 Rue des Fripiers, Brussels, Belgium.
367.Hanscom, A. P.180 Pearl St., Cambridge A, Mass.
368.Maynard, Robert D.36 Oak Grove Ave., Springfield, Mass.

Transcriber's Notes

Page 1: changed "*2234.23" to "*2234.22" (Albrecht, R. F., ... *2234.22)

Page 4: changed "fur" to "für" (für Briefmarken-Sammler)

Page 5: changed comma after "Patrick" to full stop (Chalmers, Patrick.... *2237.35)

Page 7: changed "108p." to "108pp." (Leipzig: 1883, 108pp., illus., 8o.)

Page 8: added missing full stop after "3" (3. Die Postwertzeichen der spanischen Kolonien.)

Page 13: added missing full stop ( ... 1891, 128pp. L. 8o.)

Page 15: added missing opening bracket ([1897] viii., 191 pp., Sm. 8o.)

Page 16: changed "hand books" (with no hyphen at end of line) to "handbooks" (The Stanley Gibbons philatelic handbooks)

Page 17: added missing final full stop (plate [Philatelistische Bibliothek, band 6], 8o.)

Page 19: added missing open bracket ([Verein für Briefmarkenkunde.])

Page 22: added missing final full stop ([1902] vii. 124pp. 16o.)

Page 22: added (suspected) missing colon (Leipzig: Weber, 1895, vi., 221pp.)

Page 23: added missing final full stop (vol. 9-16, September 1, 1894—September 23, 1902.)

Page 23: added missing close parenthesis in "... classification of mail matter divisions.)"