New books at the APRL, August 2017

APRL acquisitions, August 2017. To request loans, copies, or scans, or to search our catalog, visit the APRL website.

book coverAero Philatelists. Convention (1st) (New York City: Aero Philatelists, [1947?]). [US SHOW Aero Philatelists]

Aircraft year book (New York City: Aeronautical Chamber of Commerce of America, Inc., [1925-]). [In process 1925 000066058; In process 1929 000066059]

American Philatelic Society. 1988 APB employee cookbook ([State College, Pennsylvania]: American Philatelic Society, 1988). [In process 000065975]

American Philatelic Society. A World Stamp Show-NY 2016 warm-up [exhibit] ([Bellefonte, Pa.]: [American Philatelic Society], 2015). [R7 P6 S3 CLOSED STACKS 2]

American Philatelic Society. American Philatelic Society Summer Seminar photos, 2000-2002 [photo albums] ([State College, Pa.]: American Philatelic Society, 2000-2002). [R10 P6 S4 Summer Seminar CLOSED STACKS 2]

The attention-getting value of the “metered mail” postage imprint (Stamford, Conn.: Postage Meter Company, [1925?]). [HE6184 .M589 P857a]

book coverBruckner, Albert. Schweizer Stempelschneider und Schriftgiesser: Geschichte des Stempelschnittes und Schriftgusses in Basel und der übrigen Schweiz von ihren Anfängen bis zur Gegenwart (Basel: Benno Schwabe & Co., [1943]). [In process 000066051]

Cherrystone Auction Galleries. The Beville collection, stamps of the world 1840-1940: July 26-27, 2017 (New York, N.Y.: Cherrystone Auction Galleries, 2017). [NS Beville Collection]

Cockrill, Philip. Liberia. Postal history & stamps, 1835-1945 (Newbury, Berkshire, England: P. Cockrill, [1982?]). [815.2:HF/C6l]

Colberg, Richard. World War II patriotic labels (Lancaster, PA: Richard Colberg, 2017). [G3701 .S438 C67w 2017]

book coverDanielsen, Per Eirik. Norske skipsstempler og reisende post-ekspedisjoner pa skip (Bergen [Norway]: Filatelistisk Forlag a/s, 1984). [In process 000066003]

David Feldman. Persia, the Eftekhar Collection (Part II): June 27, 2017, Geneva, Feldman Galleries (Geneva: David Feldman, 2017). [NS Eftekhar Collection]

Dib Espejo, Pedro José. La filatelia mundial y venezolana (Caracas: Departamento de Relaciones Públicas de Lagoven S.A., 1990). [In process 000066049]

Fekphila. Handbuch für Ersttagbriefe und Marken Schweiz, Liechtenstein und Vatikan 1966 (Basel, Schweiz: Editions Fekphila, 1965). [In process 000066077]

Filatelie-Penkava. Specializovany katalog znamek Ceska Republika 1993-2016 (Praha (Czech Republic): Filatelie-Penkava, [2017]). [In process 000066134]

book coverFohn, Jane King. Entry for “The handbook of Texas”, Texas Philatelic Association, Incorporated [and selected articles from Official Bulletin, Texas Philatelic Association] (Leander, Texas: Jane King Fohn, 1993). [G4031 .O68 F657e 1993b]

Friess, Steve. Through rain, sleet, snow or high tide: a 143-year-old mail boat keeps afloat in America’s only floating zip codes, just offshore from Detroit, MI (, 2017). [In process 000065978]

Gartner, Christoph. C.G. Collectors world: philately, stamps, coins & banknotes (Bietigheim-Bissingen, Germany: Auktionhaus Christoph Gärtner GmbH & Co., [2016]). [In process 000065929; In process 000065930]

The Golden Jubilee of Her Majesty the Queen: supplement to the March 2002 issue of Gibbons Stamp Monthly ([United Kingdom]: Gibbons Stamp Monthly, [2002]). [In process 000065984 c.2; In process 000065985 c.3]

Harris, H. E. & Co. Everything for the stamp collector: a catalog for those who enjoy the world’s most popular hobby; United States stamps, postage and airmail issues complete, albums & philatelic supplies, packets & collections, money-saving free offers. (Boston, Mass.: H.E. Harris & Co., c1953). [PRICE LIST Harris, H.E.]

book coverIndex to the Airpost Journal, Volumes 61-79 (1990-2008) ([n.l.]: American Air Mail Society, [2011]). [Online]

Jakes, Ian. The Trinidad Red Cross label (Alicante, Spain: British West Indies Study Circle (Printed by Lightning Source), 2014). [In process 000065932]

Katz, Jerry A. The 10c motorcycle special delivery die proofs ([n.l.]: Jerry A. Katz, 2017). [In process 000065931]

Katz, Jerry A. The misplaced “F” marginal markings on flat press plates ([n.l.]: Jerry A. Katz, 2017). [G3701 .P717 K198m 2017]

Kenmore Stamp Company. British Empire specialty album, with world-wide supplement (Milford, New Hampshire: Kenmore Stamp Company, c1971). [In process 000065980]

King, Humphrey H. The alphabetical stamp guide (London: Buttworth & Co.; Shaw & Sons, 1910). [In process 000066083]

book coverLars Boes. AFA Vesteuropa frimaerkekatalog (Otterup: AFA-Forlaget, 2002). [G5720 .A1 A111v 2002]

McKee, Stanley W. Postal helpers (Chicago, Illinois: Society for Visual Education, 1965). [G3701 .P859 P857m 1965 OVERSIZE]

Misteli, Charles. Complément a L’Etude sur les timbres-poste et obliterations de la Societe des Nations, du Bureau international du Travail et des conferences internationales (Geneva, [Switzerland]: Club philatelique et aeropostal de Geneve, 1948). [HE6239 .U5 M678e suppl.]

Philatelistenverein Solothurn. 70 Jahre Philatelistenverein Solothurn: Ausstellung mit Börse 3./4. November 1979 ([Solothurn, Switzerland]: Philatelistenverein Solothurn, 1979). [In process 000065998]

book coverPhiLitEx (New York, NY: Philatelic Foundation, 1992). [US SHOW PhiLitEx]

Pitney-Bowes, inc. Why the postage meter will never replace stamps: a few curious chapters from the history of postage stamps—the fascinating bits of paper that made the postage meter possible and practical (Stamford, Connecticut, U.S.A.: Pitney-Bowes, Inc, c1963). [In process 000066075]

Post & Tele Museum (Denmark). House of Communications, PTT-Museum [videorecording] (Kobenhavn: Post & Tele Museum Danmark, 2001). [In process 000066024]

Saudi Arabia. Ministry of P.T.T. The new postal centres in Riyadh, Jeddah, Dammam, 1405-1985 ([n.l.]: Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Ministry of P.T.T., Directorate General of Posts, [1985?]). [In process 000066093]

Schlunegger, Ernst. Motivsammlung schiffe und schiffahrt: ueber die Möglichkeiten beim Aufbau einer Motivsammlung “Schiffe und Shiffahrt” (Lyss, Schweiz: Herausgegeben vom Schweizerischen Motivsammler-Verein; Navicula-Verlag, 1970). [In process 000066040]

Scott Publishing Co. Scott standard postage stamp catalogue, 74th ed., vol. 5A-B (Sidney, OH; Scott Publishing Co., 2018). [CATALOGS]

book coverShimek, John Lyle. Billions of false impressions: an anthology of deception (Chicago, Illinois: Concepts of Postal Economics, c1970). [In process 000066048]

Smith, Martin J. The wild duck chase: inside the strange and wonderful world of the federal duck stamp contest (New York, NY: Walker & Company, c2012). [G3701 .R451 S655w 2012]

Spink. Great Britain with post offices in Central and South America, Europe, Middle East, Asia and Australia, the David Pitts collection: July 11, 2017 (London: Spink, 2017). [NS Pitts, David]

Spink. The philatelic collector’s series, featuring the Ronnie Winchester collection of Victoria registered mail 1847-76 and fine sections of Belgium, Cape of Good Hope rectangular issues and Griqualand West: July 12, 2017 (London: Spink, 2017). [AUCTION Spink London]

Staff, Frank. The picture postcard & its origins (New York: Frederick A. Praeger, 1967, c1966). [HE6184 .P839 S779p 1967]

Stager, Phillip J. Mine to mill, history of the Great Lakes iron trade from the Iron Ranges to Sault Ste. Marie (Atglen, PA: Schiffer Publishing Ltd., 2014). [G3701 .P839 S78mi 2014]

book coverStanley Gibbons Ltd. Czech Republic and Slovakia (London; Ringwood, England: Stanley Gibbons Ltd., 1st ed. 2017). [G6510 .A1 G441c 2017]

Stanley Gibbons Ltd. Stanley Gibbons Commonwealth stamp catalogue. Leeward Islands, 3rd ed. (Ringwood, [England]: Stanley Gibbons Ltd, 2017). [G5030 .A1 G441L]

Stanley Gibbons Ltd. Stanley Gibbons Great Britain concise stamp catalogue, 32nd ed. (Ringwood, [England]: Stanley Gibbons Ltd., 2017). [G5740 .A1 G441sco]

Switzerland. Generaldirektion der Post-, Telegraphen- und Telephonverwaltung. Swiss postage stamps for collectors (Berne: General Directorate of PTT, Philatelic Bureau, [1981?]). [In process 000065996]

Switzerland. Generaldirektion der Post-, Telegraphen- und Telephonverwaltung. Schweizer Briefmarken für Sammler (Bern: Generaldirektion PTT, Wertzeichenverkaufsstelle, [1983?]). [In process 000065997]

book coverTerrell, John Upton. The United States Post Office Department: a story of letters, postage, and mail fraud (New York: Meredith Press, c1968). [In process 000066089]

Tuttle, Geo. R. Auction catalogue of magnificent collection of U.S. revenues match and medicines, and a few U.S. postage including large blocks and pairs of imperforate and perforate: October 17, 1908 (New York City: Geo. R. Tuttle, 1908). [AUCTION Tuttle, Geo. R.]

Twin City Stamp Expo (Minneapolis, Minnesota; St. Paul, Minnesota: Twin City Philatelic Society, 1991-1994). [US SHOW Twin City Stamp Expo]

TwinPex (Minneapolis, Minnesota: Twin City Philatelic Society, 1955-1956, 1990). [US SHOW TwinPex]

U.S. Philatelic Classics Society. Annual report (U.S. Philatelic Classics Society) ([n.l.]: U.S. Philatelic Classics Society, [1999-]). [In process 000065941 (1999); In process 000065942 (2006)]

United States. Bureau of the Census. Historical statistics of the United States: colonial times to 1970 ([Washington, D.C.]: Bureau of the Census: [for sale by the Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office], [1975]). [In process v.1 000065934; In process v.2 000065935]

book coverThe US Post Office, Washington, D.C.: the evolution of 19th century cancelling machines in the Washington, D.C. Post Office between 1876 and 1900 ([n.l.]: Capitol Classics, [n.d.]). [In process 000065974]

Wistoft, Birgitte. Post pa skinner: portraet af en Arbejdsplads ([Copenhagen]: [Post & Tele Museum] (Holbaek: Tryk, Center-Tryk), 1999). [In process 000066005]

Woehlbrandt, Bernd. Handbuch SCADTA. Teil 1, Briefmarken = Handbook SCADTA. Volume 1, Stamps (Germany: Bernd Woehlbrandt, 2017). [In process v.1 000065936]

Zumstein, Ernst. Handbook of the postage stamps of Switzerland (London: Published for the Philatelic Record by William Lewis & Son, 1910). [In process 000066036]

Zwillinger, Steven. Indian advertising telegraph forms 1923-1927 (Chester, Virginia: United Postal Stationary Society, 2017). [G7651 .T267 Z98i 2017]