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Id/PicTitle/DescriptionPrice
Postcard showing Peradeniya Gardens in Kandy / Candia, Ceylon used in 1905 and franked with British Ceylon 6c stamp, sent underpaid to Wien / Vienna, Austria. This is from a sailor of the Imperial Austrian Panzerschiff SMS Franz Josef I on its way to China (next stop Singapore) for service in the East Asia station, watching over the Empire's interests in China. Slightly worn, Bedarfserhaltung / commercially used condition, as per scans. With Austrian postage due stamps.
US$119
Cover from Turkish prisoner in British POW camp THAYETMYO, Burma (now Myanmar) with cachet of the camp, Turkish censor and reciver reverse. Very worn, marginal tears, wrinkling, missing back flap. But if you're still reading this, you probably already know how rare these are.
US$349
Incoming airmail cover from Johannesburg, South Africa, expedited through Greece and then the Austrian Rohrpost / pneumatic mail system of underground tubes around Wien / Vienna. A bit worn, Bedarfserhaltung / commercially used condition, as per scan; these were generally folded to fit in the small Rohrpost cartridges. With Athens, Wien Flugpost, and Wien Rohrpost cancels/waymarks reverse.
US$92
Incoming registered airmail cover from Rissik St, Johannesburg, South Africa, expedited through Greece and then the Austrian Rohrpost / pneumatic mail system of underground tubes around Wien / Vienna. A bit worn, Bedarfserhaltung / commercially used condition, as per scan; these were generally folded to fit in the small Rohrpost cartridges. With Athens, Wien Flugpost, and Wien Rohrpost cancels/waymarks reverse.
US$99
Incoming registered airmail cover from Johannesburg, South Africa on Christmas Day 1937, expedited through Greece and then the Austrian Rohrpost / pneumatic mail system of underground tubes around Wien / Vienna. A bit worn, Bedarfserhaltung / commercially used condition, as per scan; these were generally folded to fit in the small Rohrpost cartridges. With Athens, Wien Flugpost, and Wien Rohrpost cancels/waymarks reverse.
US$119
Incoming airmail cover from Johannesburg, South Africa, expedited through Greece and then the Austrian Rohrpost / pneumatic mail system of underground tubes around Wien / Vienna. A bit worn, Bedarfserhaltung / commercially used condition, as per scan; these were generally folded to fit in the small Rohrpost cartridges. With Athens, Wien Flugpost, and Wien Rohrpost cancels/waymarks reverse.
US$92
Queen Victoria 6 Annas postal stationery to Wien / Vienna in 1894. A bit worn, folded along bottom, as per scans. With Wellesley Street Calcutta CDS.
US$18
Cover sent from German WWII BELGIAN volunteer Kriegsgefangen (Kgf) / Prisoner-of-War (POW) internat at the British Peel, Isle of Man Camp. With both British and German censors. With long contents in French, dated April 8, 1943. Rare!
US$349
Incoming British India airmail cover expedited through the Austrian Rohrpost / pneumatic mail system of underground tubes around Wien / Vienna. Worn, wrinkled, Bedarfserhaltung / commercially used condition, as per scan; these were generally folded to fit in the small Rohrpost cartridges.
US$46
British Solomon Islands Protectorate: Its Postage Stamps and Postal History by Harold Gisburn. Slightly age worn, else clean and tight.
US$57
Cancellations of the Falkland Islands by James Andrews. Dustjacket is quite worn/chipped as per scan, but original with 20 shilling price. Book is clean, tight and unmarked.
US$57
With articles on UK/Commonwealth proofs (especially Victoria issues) and US Private Die Proprietaries (Match & Medicines). Purchased from end-of run overstock many years ago; an unread copy. Published by The Essay-Proof Society, The Essay-Proof Journal was the premier periodical for English-language information on worldwide proofs, specimens, essays, and banknotes; though certainly weighted towards US issues. Excellent illustrated articles throughout it's run.
US$18
Purchased from end-of run overstock many years ago; an unread copy. Published by The Essay-Proof Society, The Essay-Proof Journal was the premier periodical for English-language information on worldwide proofs, specimens, essays, and banknotes; though certainly weighted towards US issues. Excellent illustrated articles throughout it's run. This includes whole # issues: 166, 136, 129, 175, 14, 171 (Trans-Mississippi),, 138, 160, 165, 176.
US$149