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1.
The One‑Cent Magenta 
by James Barron
 
(276 pages Hardbound)
ISBN: 978-1-61620-518-8
Inside the quest to own the most valuable stamp in the World.
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Aspects of American Postal History 
by La Posta Publications, Edited by Peter Martin
 
(224 pages Hardbound)
ISBN: None Found
This book provides a showcase for the top writers in a wide range of postal history subjects and put together into one book so that current postal history collectors can expand their interests and those not familiar with postal history can find an introduction to a broad spectrum of the American postal history field.
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100 Greatest American Stamps 
by Janet Klug and Don Sundman
 
(140 pages Hardbound)
ISBN: 978-079482248-4
Provides a lavishly illustrated tour of the 100 greatest U.S. postage stamps.
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Abraham Lincoln Illustrated Envelopes and Letter Paper 1860‑1865 
by James W. Milgram, M.D.
 
(272 pages Hardbound)
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Aerial Mail Service 
by A. D. Jones
 
(128 pages Softbound)
ISBN: 0-939429-14-4
(1993) Early U.S. Government airmail, March – December 1918. History of the first year of U.S. airmail service.
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Aerogrammes of Australia and its Dependencies, 1944‑1980 Image
Aerogrammes of Australia and its Dependencies, 1944‑1980 
by Robert C. Stein
 
(188 pages Hardbound)
ISBN: 0-933580-12-6
For each air letter and aerogramme, information is provided on first day of use, quantity issued, history and design, format, dimensions, paper, printing varieties and special flights, cachets, and cancellations.
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Airmails of Canada and Newfoundland 
by AAMS
 
(550 pages Hardbound)
ISBN: 0-939429-17-9
(1997) 6th Edition. Canadian pioneer flights, SCADTA, semi-officials, government flights, airship, balloon, helicopter, anniversary, aerogrammes and air letter sheets, Canadian Forces and Warplane Heritage covers, Canadian Air Mail Field cancels, airmail rates, markings, astro. Newfoundland.
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Airmails of Trinidad and Tobago 
by Ron G. Wike
 
(214 pages Perfect Bound)
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ISBN: 978-1-907481-30-7
An in-depth study of the airmails from the early days up to Concorde complemented by contemporary photographs, many never published before. This book, winner of the American Airmail Society George G. Kingdom Literature Award in 1999, is a must for all collectors of aerophilately. It has recently been reprinted and now has practically all first flight covers illustrated in color.
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Alexandria Blue Boy, The 
by by May Day Taylor
 
(43 pages Softbound)
The famous cover is the only known example of the Alexandria, Virginia, postmaster provisional stamp printed on blue paper. This is a story of an old resident and the stamp on an old letter drawing attention to an old city where there once was an enterprising postmaster.

Book measures 6 x 9
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American Air Mail Catalogue, 6th Edition, Volume 1 
by AAMS
 
(517 pages Hardbound)
ISBN: 0-939429-21-7
(1998) U.S. Pioneer Flights, U.S. Government Flights, U.S. Air Express, U.S. Interrupted Flights, Airport Dedications, Mexico.
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American Air Mail Catalogue, 6th Edition, Volume 2 
by AAMS
 
(588 pages Hardbound)
ISBN: 0-939429-24-1
(2003) U.S. First Flights (since 1978 deregulation), Glider Mail, First Jet Flights.
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American Air Mail Catalogue, 6th Edition, Volume 3 
by AAMS
 
(486 pages Hardbound)
ISBN: 0-939429-26-8
(2005) U.S. Foreign Contract Routes (FAM), Alaska, Canal Zone.
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American Air Mail Catalogue, 7th Edition, Volume 1 
by AAMS
 
(690 pages Hardbound)
ISBN: 0-939429-27-6
(2014) U.S. Contract Air Mail (CAM) Routes 1-34, Philippine Islands, Foreign Flag U.S. Flights.
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American Air Mail Catalogue, 7th Edition, Volume 2 
by AAMS
 
(488 pages Hardbound)
ISBN: 0-939429-28-4
An entirely new volume devoted to Polar Aerophilately.
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American Air Mail Catalogue, 7th Edition, Volume 3 
by By AAMS
 
(562 pages Hardbound)
ISBN: 0-939429-30-6
(2017) U.S. Contract Airmail Routes AM 1-28; U.S. Pioneer Airmail Flights; Canal Zone; Amelia Earhart; Gliders; and U.S. Government Airmail Flights.
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16.
American Astrophilately, The First 50 Years 
by David S. Ball
 
(343 pages Softbound)
This uniquely American story of the conquest of space is traced by stamp collectors who enjoy aerospace history. American Astrophilately assists beginner and advanced collectors in identifying envelopes which meet the FIP guidelines for exhibition at stamp shows.
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An American History Album 
by Michael Worek, Jordan Worek and Terrence W. McCaffrey
 
(210 pages Hardbound)
ISBN: 978-1-55407-390-0
Stories of the Pilgrims, The American Revolution, the Settlement of the West, the Great Depression, the moon landing, and much more all illustrated with stamps.
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Appletons’ United States Postal Guide 1863 
by D. Appleton and Company
 
(236 pages Hardbound)
ISBN: None Found
The October 1863 issue of Appleton’s Postal Guide may be the only issue to every appear of what was announced as a quarterly publication. A new postal act with major changes in rates and postal procedures had gone into effect on July 1, 1863, and the Guide includes a summary of the new laws and regulations. The Guide includes a complete list of post offices in the United States.
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APS Stamp Albums ‑ CD
 
Created by: American Philatelic Society


The following 60 sets of stamp albums
on CD in high resolution pdf format:

Countries:
Flags of Our Nation I, II, & III, IV, V, VI, Switzerland, U.S. 2008 Stamps, U.S. 2009 Stamps, U.S. 2010 Stamps, U.S. 2011 Stamps, U.S. 2012 Stamps, U.S. 2013 Stamps

States:
Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Connecticut, Georgia, Hawaii, Illinois, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, New Mexico, North Carolina, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Texas, Virginia, Wisconsin/Addendum

Thematic/Topical:
APS 125 Years, Abraham Lincoln, Baseball/Baseball update, Black Heritage, Childhood, Gone Fishing, Hispanic, Hooray for Hollywood, Hooray for Hollywood the Sequel, Love/Love Supplement, Military on Stamps, National Parks/Supplement, Olympics, Nondenominated Stamps, Santa, Space, Women on U.S. Stamps, Women on U.S. Stamps 1958-2008, U.S. Stamps Designed by Chris Calle, Visit the APS

Cities/Regions:
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania & Pittsburgh Area.
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APS Stamp Identifier
 
(124 pages Spiral Bound)
2004. A guide listing hundreds of country names and markings used on difficult to identify stamps.
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Balloon Post of the Siege of Paris, 1870‑71 
by Louis Chaintrier
 
(163 pages Hardbound)
(1976) Collected Airpost Journal articles, Pidgeon Post by G. W. Angers, French Balloon Post (translated from French)
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Beginner Kit
 
(Collecting Kit)
The Beginner Kit provides everything needed to begin the fun and fascinating hobby of stamp collecting. “Collect Stamps: An Activity Book for Children” is included in the kit, along with an album, tongs, magnifying glass, stamps, hinges, and more. An ideal gift for young collectors.
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Cataloging U.S. Commemorative Stamps: 1950 
by Charles Posner
 
(103 pages Hardbound)
ISBN: 978-0-933580-80-0
Published 2016. This book presents the commemorative postage stamps issued during 1950.
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Cayman Islands Postcards 
by Thomas E. Giraldi
 
(202 pages Perfect Bound)
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ISBN: 978-1-907481-10-9
This long awaited book is here at last. Tom has over many years collected information on all aspects of Cayman Islands philately and has written this catalogue which is and will remain a steadfast guide to the cards of these islands. The postcards (and QSL cards) are lavishly illustrated in color and it will be a book which collectors of BWI picture postcards will refer to as a standard work for many years.
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Chicago Postal Markings and Postal History 
by Leonard Piszkiewicz
 
(576 pages Hardbound)
2006. Includes 8-page color section. A comprehensive study of postal markings used in Chicago from 1831 until the mid-1950’s. This is most exhaustive study of post office operations in a major American city. It serves as a template for the study of any period of the American mails.
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Classic Collections – St. Lucia 
by Charles Freeland, FRPSL
 
(18 pages Softbound)
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ISBN: 978-1-907481-31-4
This book is a continuation of the series highlighting the finest BWI collections. Freeland’s St. Lucia is the definitive collection with much material from the pre-stamp era, the St. Lucia Steam Conveyance Company, the early Perkins Bacon issues through to the De La Rue keyplate issues. More modern stamps are not neglected and there are sections on the Postal Fiscals as well as the Postal Stationery. Illustrated in full color throughout, this is a worthy successor to the previous Classic Collections publications.
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Collect Stamps: An Activity Book for Children
 
(Softbound)
Collect Stamps is a terrific resource to keep with your child’s stamp collection as a reference tool. It also incorporates fun activity pages to maintain your child’s interest. With suggestions of how and what to collect, where to find stamps, a stamp identifier, and a glossary, Collect Stamps is the perfect length for your elementary and middle school child. Offer to read it with them and/or ask them to show you their work on the activity pages where they can design a stamp, search for stamp collecting terms, and more.
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Cool Stamps: Creating Fun and Fascinating Collections 
by Pam Price
 
(32 pages Hardbound)
ISBN: 978-1-59679-774-1
Introduces kids to the hobby in an easy-to-read format.
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Correio Aereo 
by William Victor Kriebel
 
(205 pages Softbound)
ISBN: 0-939429-19-5
(1996) History of airmail service development in Brazil. Airlines and early airmail services in/to/from Brazil, including Condor, Varig, NYRBA, Aeropostale/Air France, Deutsche Lufthansa, LATI, PAA.
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Dave Bennett's Ries Chapter Event Covers 
by Peter Martin, Michael Litvak, Bob Lewin & Dave Bennett
 
(128 pages Spiral Bound)
20th anniversary of Dave Bennett's Claude C. Ries Chapter cachets. The covers are produced in very limited quantities and only provided to attendees at the events. Most collectors have never seen them before. This publication is divided into six chapters.
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Dorothy Knapp: Philately and Family 
by Douglas S. Weisz
 
(298 pages Hardbound)
ISBN: 13: 978-0-692-24343-5
Dorothy Knapp: Philately and Family is the definitive biography and complete works of the most famous cachet artist in the history of philately.
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Durland Standard Plate Number Catalog, 2016 ‑ SPIRAL BOUND 
by United States Stamp Society
 
(276 pages Spiral Bound)
ISBN: 0-930412-34-6
A guide to the retail value of specific plate numbers and positions. Spiral Bound Edition.
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Encyclopaedia of British West Indies Postmarks – Queen Elizabeth II, The 
by David Horry FRPSL
 
(394 pages Perfect Bound)
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ISBN: 978-1-907481-22-2
Following on from his previous book on the BWI Postmarks of King George VI, Horry has produced another fine volume listing and illustrating thousands of postmarks for the marcophilist to ponder over. This large tome is a must for all BWI collectors as a huge amount of research has gone into it and it will be welcomed by all. All of these marks had to be somehow lifted from their home on a cover or stamp and tidied up to a standard suitable for presentation in this book and the author has done a marvelous job.
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Encyclopaedia of Jamaican Philately, Volume 9, Military Mails 
by Paul Farrimond and Raymond Murphy
 
(458 pages Perfect Bound)
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ISBN: 978-1-907481-24-6
This book is based on the original written by the late Derek Sutcliffe; it has been thoroughly revised and largely re-written. It continues the aim of presenting the Jamaica Encyclopaedia in a new softbacked format with many illustrations now in full color.
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Encyclopedia of United States Stamps and Stamp Collecting, 2nd Edition 
by Rodney A. Juell, Lynn R. Batdorf & Steven J. Rod
 
(768 pages Hardbound)
The most comprehensive book on United States stamps and stamp collecting.
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Essence of Polar Philately 
by Hal Vogel
 
(208 pages Softbound)
ISBN: 978-0-9776449-0-2
An encyclopedia of polar philately which includes chapters on acquisition, valuation and gems; and 13 appendices on Arctic/Antarctic expeditions, vessels, stations, and aerophilatelic polar events.
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FLAKED OUT, The Story of Cod & Newfoundland 
by by C. H. Colman
 
(33 pages Softbound)
ISBN: 9781453856628
This engaging children's history book makes a great present for young collectors. Beautiful Newfoundland stamps provide the illustrations, including the world's first dog stamp and the first portrayal of Queen Elizabeth the Second. Travel to Canada's easternmost province and the waters that surround it for a delightful journey. Suitable for ages 5-9.
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Forwarding of Mail by the U.S. Post Office Department, 1792‑2001 
by Anthony S. Wawrukiewicz
 
(240 pages Hardbound)
ISBN: 0-9712608-0-X
More than 250 illustrations enhance the 21 chapters devoted to the forwarding of all classes of mail.
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Fundamentals of Philately 
by L.N. Williams
 
(862 pages Hardbound)
ISBN: 0-933580-12-6
Reprint of revised 1990 edition. Printing inks, paper, watermarks, gum perforations, and much more.
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40.
Glider Mail: An Aerophilatelic Handbook 
by Simine Short
 
(261 pages Hardbound)
ISBN: 0-939429-00-4
(1987) Glider mail events 1922 – 1986 in 34 countries. 25 maps. Historical flight accounts and mail treatment.
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Indexes to The Airpost Journal, Volumes 1‑60, 1929‑1989 Aero Philatelist Annals, Volumes 1‑25, 1953‑1971 and 1975‑1982 
by Copyright 1992 by American Air Mail Society
 
(194 pages Hardbound)
ISBN: 0-939429-02-0
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42.
Insights into U.S. Postal History, 1855‑2016 
by Anthony S. Wawrukiewicz
 
(234 pages Hardbound)
Chapters on 13 aspects of U.S. postal history, plus two appendices including one on research resources.
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Letters of Gold 
by Jesse L. Coburn
 
(390 pages Hardbound)
Explains and illustrates the postal history of California from 1849 to 1869.
Now with a 25% price reduction - book was previously $35
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Liberty Series 
by Ken Lawrence, C. David Eeles, and Anthony S. Wawrukiewicz
 
(262 pages Softbound)
ISBN: 978-0-933580-74-3
A comprehensive guide to the U.S. 1954 set of definitive stamps.
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Mass Flights of Italo Balbo 
by Robert E. Lana
 
(144 pages Softbound)
ISBN: 0-939429-15-2
(1996) Balbo flights of 1928-1930 and 1933. History and catalog.
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46.
Max – I didn’t get to know him very well. 
by A. D. Jones
 
(132 pages Softbound)
ISBN: 0-939429-25-X
(2004) Life of Max Miller, first early U.S. airmail pilot. Story in the development of U.S. trans-continental airmail service.
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Newfoundland Air Mails, 1919‑1939 
by C. H. C. Harmer
 
(181 pages Hardbound)
(1984) Pioneering attempts (both successful and not successful) to fly across the North Atlantic from Newfoundland.
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O.A.T. and A.V.2 Markings 
by Murray Heifetz
 
(167 pages Softbound)
ISBN: 0-939429-22-5
(2007) OAT and AV2 markings applied at exchange offices indicate air transit to destination required by office of origin.
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49.
Patriotic Envelopes of the Civil War 
by Steven R. Boyd
 
(192 pages Hardbound)
2010. Includes 181 color plates. The first academic book length analysis of Civil War envelopes which were designed to promote each side's war efforts. The author explores the imagery to better understand what motivaed soldiers and civilians to support a war far more protracted and destructive than anyone anticipated as well as the impact of the war on the roles of men, women and African Americans in society.
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Peruvian Civil Aviation 
by Herbert H. Moll
 
(86 pages Softbound)
ISBN: 0-939429-23-3
(2000) Early Peruvian experimental flights, flights of the 1920s-1930s, development of Faucett and PANAGRA, inroads by Air France and Deutsche Lufthansa.
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