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Life Span of the Printing Plates - Queen Victoria By Allan Oliver
eBook (PDF): $3.14
The 2009 edition of the Life Span book contains revisions to almost every section. Put to press, registration and destruction dates as well as the earliest recorded use for the various issues are... More > presented in an easy to follow format. A number of items are also shown as enlarged scans providing a lasting reference to the Queen Victoria issues.< Less
Penny Black Plates Repaired Impressions Plates 1 & 2 By Allan Oliver, Tony Oliver
eBook (PDF): $3.14
Details on the repaired impressions from the penny black plates 1a, 1b and 2 covering the printings in black and red. Every impression illustrated and details for each lettering combination covered... More > listed to allow the stamps to be correctly assigned.< Less
The Adhesive Stamps of the British Isles By Allan Oliver
eBook (PDF): $2.83
A rerprint of the book by Wright & Creeke with all the illustrations included. The table of contents gives details for each section plus the page number as in the original version for cross... More > reference. The 1902 supplement is also included making this the complette work giving details of all the Victorian stamps for postage and telegraph use.< Less
Osbourne Blues By Allan Oliver
Paperback: $54.21
Prints in 3-5 business days
Osborne's studies of the Two Pence Blue postage stamps of Great Britain. The Plate 9 study and the later study of all the plates (1 to 15) combined in a single volume for easy reference.
Life Span of the Printing Plates - Queen Victoria By Allan Oliver
Paperback: $55.69
Prints in 3-5 business days
The 2009 edition of the Life Span book contains revisions to almost every section. Put to press, registration and destruction dates as well as the earliest recorded use for the various issues are... More > presented in an easy to follow format. A number of items are also shown as enlarged scans providing a lasting reference to the Queen Victoria issues.< Less
Penny Black Plates Repaired Impressions Plates 1 & 2 By Allan Oliver, Tony Oliver
Paperback: $51.30
Prints in 3-5 business days
Details on the repaired impressions from the penny black plates 1a, 1b and 2 covering the printings in black and red. Every impression illustrated and details for each lettering combination covered... More > listed to allow the stamps to be correctly assigned.< Less
OSBORNE TWO PENCE BLUE STUDIES By Allan Oliver
Paperback: $56.78
Prints in 3-5 business days
A reprint of the two books by Osborne, these being the study of plate 9 and the larger volume covering plates 1 to 15. Both reproduced with all the illustrations in a single volume making this a... More > great addition to any library. One customer wrote .. superb - both volumes in less space than one original.< Less
The Adhesive Stamps of the British Isles By Allan Oliver
Paperback: $56.79
Prints in 3-5 business days
A rerprint of the book by Wright & Creeke with all the illustrations included. The table of contents gives details for each section plus the page number as in the original version for cross... More > reference. The 1902 supplement is also included making this the complette work giving details of all the Victorian stamps for postage and telegraph use.< Less
Penny Black Plates By Allan Oliver, Tony Oliver
Paperback: $64.69
Prints in 3-5 business days
Details of each of the 2,880 impressions from the printing plates used for the penny black postage stamps of Great Britain. Every impression is illustrated along with all the details to allow any... More > stamp to be plated.< Less
Heligoland listing By Allan Oliver
Paperback: $21.62
Prints in 3-5 business days
A full listing covering all the Victorian postage stamps from Heligoland including the forgeries and reprints. the early section gives details on postmarks and postal markings with details about... More > known forgeries as well as non postal use of the handstamps to cancel some of the reprints. Details of the inks, diffrent head dies etc are all covered.< Less