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|Complete List as PDF|
|Stamp Catalogues including Revenues, Meter Post and Postal Stationery
|Guide Books and Maps|
|Military Philatelic Handbooks|
|Napoleonic Period Historical Reference|
|History of the Late 19th Century Campaigns|
|World War I|
|World War II|
|Regimental Histories - World War I and World War II|
|Issued by Governments and "Official" bodies|
|Egyptology and its History|
|Biographical and Memoirs|
|Miscellaneous Articles and meeting handouts
|With long or complete runs
|Odd 'one-off' or a few numbers only
|Books and booklets|
|Exhibition Catalogues - Egypt|
|Exhibition Catalogues - elsewhere|
1st Supplement to Second Edition. 1941
(one bound volume)
1st Edition 1937
2nd Edition 1939
3rd Edition 1945
3rd Edition 1945
4th Edition 1946
5th Edition 1950 (4)
6th Edition 1956 (3)
7th Edition 1960 (5)
8th Editon 1967 (2)
9th Editon 1972 (2)
Hendbook of Turkish Philately Part I The Ottoman Empire – The Calendar.
Egypt 1st Edition 1966
Egypt 2nd Edition 1975
Sudan 1st Edition 1975
of the first Egyptian postage stamps.)
(2 – 1 unbound)
containing an article entitled: “The Austrian Post in Egypt”
(Philatelic Atlas of the Ottoman Empire
Part 3 The Suez Canal Company
Part 1; Constantinople, The Danube Principalities, Bulgaria
Part 2: The Black Sea and Aegean Ports, Syria, Palestine, Egypt, Crete: Ship Mail in the Levant.
|Aden by Charles Hornal Robson Lowe, London. 1957.|
|All World featuring 'Major E.L.G. MacArthur' Egypt Stanley Gibbons Auctions, London. March 1980|
|Byam's Egypt Robson Lowe Ltd, London. October 1961|
|The Burrus Collection: Greece & Egypt Nov. 1962 by Robson Lowe Ltd. London|
|The Col. J.R. Danson Egypt Robson Lowe International, Geneva. April 1977|
|Covers of the World Carried by French Mailboats T.V. Roberts. Sotheby, London. 1982|
|Egypt - George Gougas of New York, USA Robson Lowe International, Basle. February 1973|
|Egypt including collection formed by Charles Cotta and a portion of the study formed by Ernest Kehr |
January 1965 by Robson Lowe Ltd. London.
|The John Gilbert 'Egypt' Robson Lowe International, Basle, March 1977|
|The G.L. Hearn Collection of Egypt, Sudan, GB used in Constantinople and Jordan. April, 1953 by Robson Lowe Ltd. London|
|William C. Hinde Specialised Collections of Egypt & Sudan. October, 1957 by Robson Lowe Ltd. London|
|The "Hind" Collection. Tenth Sale, Asia and Africa H.R. Harmer, London. May 1935|
|1. Great Britain and Commonwealth |
2. Karl Jaeger Balkans, Levant POs Karl Jaeger Middle East, Europe
David Feldman Nov/Dec 1982
|The Mackenzie-Low Gold Medal Collection H.R. Harmer, London. October 1929.|
|The Michael Sacher Collection of Palestine Robson Lowe International, Geneva, April 1977|
|The Osprey Collection of Aviation and Airpost Covers and Cards. Phillips, London. November 1983|
|The Palace Collections of Egypt -the Stamp Collections Advance Publicity, H.R. Harmer|
|The Palace Collections of Egypt H.R. Harmer, London. February 1954|
|Waghorn cachets of Rowland Hill Christies Robson Lowe, London 1989|
Map Series of Egypt by Survey of Egypt.
Government Press, Cairo, 1932.
passed by hand at meetings: all maps are photo-copies.
Ministry of Finance:
Beni Suef Sheet No. 60
Dairut Sheet Nos. 54 60
Luxor Sheet No 72 78
Manfalut Sheets 54 60
Minya Sheet Nos. 54 60
Samalut Sheets 54 60
by G. Philip & Son Ltd. & the London Geographical Institute
& Cavendish Philatelic Auctions Ltd.
London. 1972 (2)
and Norman Hill.
in the Near East 1914 – 1924. A Postal History
Postal Services 1932-1940, 2nd Edition
Part I – Until 1st May 1941.
1932 to 1956 Part 2—Commonwealth and Allied Forces, May 1941.
through World War II.
1932 to 1956 Part 3—Forces Postal Stationery and End of World War II
and the British Withdrawal leading to Operation Musketeer.
London. 1978 (2)
Vol 1 -- 1882 to 1902
Vol.2 -- 1903 to 1927
Vol.3 -- 1927 to 1963
Vol.1 -- 1854 to 1913
Vol.2 -- 1914 to 1931
Vol.3 -- 1931 to 1947
before and after.1903 to 1929
(A personal narrative of fighting the Dervishes 1879 – 1895)
and Lt. Col. Sir F.R. Wingate
Vols. 1 to 6 and maps for the above (one is missing)
(Won Large Silver-Gilt and the British Aerophilatelic Award 1995)
A large gold winner at Portugal 2010 and includes copy certificate.
London 1990 Meeting.
(Paper accompanying a display to RPS London)
(Covers Italian mailboats 1890 to 1957)
Publ. Egypt Study Circle, London. 1992.
Camel Post Index for Spring 1987 (Nos. 1 to 35).
Complete run from Nov. 1968 to Feb. 1976 (when it ceased).
Cumulative Index of the London Philatelist 1892 to 1944.
Christianity in Egypt )
Enjoy your summer vacation in Egypt )
Khan il-Khalili – (The Cairo Bazaar) )
Helwan, City of Health ) all borrowable as one item
The New Valley – el-Wady Guedid )
The Pyramids of Giza )
North Sinai )
Welcome to Egypt (1960) )
| Modern Egyptian Hotels
(A Collection of Hotel brochures collated in the 1980s)
| Souvenir of Cairo (A4 size pictures many issued as postcards)
Publ. by the Cairo Postcard Trust, Cairo. 1910.
| Egyptian Museum
Publ. The State Tourist Information, Cairo c 1970
| Tourist Information – Egypt by Moustafa Essa
Publ. The Egypt General Authority for the Promotion of Tourism c 1970
| Taeckholmia 16: 1996 20th Anniversary of the Archaeobotany
Laboratory, Cairo University Herbarium (1976 – 1996) by
M. Nabil el-Hadidi.
| Originated in a series of ten large envelopes with articles written mostly in French by JeanBoulad d’Humières.
Material also from Señor C. Th. J. Hooghuis is included, mostly in Spanish, including an article,
“El Istmo de Suez y su importancia para el correo”.
This is related to his collections (which see), and deals with the Isthmus of Suez and its importance for the post.
Relevant as regards a number of study subjects including ancient documents, Napoleonic campaign,
Overland Mail, the Suez Canal, the Consular offices and Posta Europea.
| 1. Napoleon’s Egyptian Campaign|
|2. Miscellaneous Articles on Egyptian Philately|
|3. Egypt: General Stamps and Postmarks|
|4. Posta Europea|
|5. Egypt Air Mail|
|6. Hotel Postmarks|
|7. Suez Canal Postal History|
|8. Egyptian Post Offices Abroad|
|9. Foreign Post Offices in Egypt|
|10. Maritime Postmarks.|
| Chapters in draft for book by P.A.S. Smith FRPSL.|
| The Napoleonic Post|
| The Courier Post of Mohammed Ali.|
| Official Mail and Stamps|
| The Greek Post Office|
| Commemorative issues of the Monarchy|
| The Second Portrait Issue|
| The King Farouk Definitives|
| Issues of the Republic|
| Postal Markings and Cancellations|
| Interpostal Seals|
|Alexandria Exposition Philatelique d' Alexandria 10 April, 1939|
|Egyptian Stamp Exhibition, Cairo 1991 Preview Booklet and Catalogue|
| Premiére Exposition Philatelique du Caire 28th February — 8th March, 1946|
Collection of catalogues, handbooks and results.
|Bangkok Worldwide Philatelic Exhibition 1993 Bulletin No. 3|
| Egypt: The Hotel Post Offices Presented to the Royal Philatelic Society, London.|
by Richard Wheatley FRPSL Publ. The Author, London 2019
| Egyptian Stamp Exhibition, Cairo 7 to 12 October 1991 The Nile Hall, Cultural Center, el-Gezira,
Cairo Publ. December 1990 (3 Bulletins)
|London International Stamp Exhibition, Grosvenor House, London 6th- 13th May, 1950|
| Centenary Exhibition: The Royal Philatelic Society, London
11th — 20th April, 1969|
— Contains descriptions of displays by members of Egypt Study Circle.
|Philympa: International Exhibition, Olympia, London 18th - 26th September, 1970 (2)|
|London 1980: International Stamp Exhibition, Earls Court, London 6th - 14th May, 1980|
|Rare Stamps of the World Exhibition at Claridges, London. 1995|
| Stamp World London 90 Souvenir Handbook by John Sussex
Publ, Stamp World Exhibitions, London 1990
|World Philatelic Exhibition in Vienna - WIPA 08 Bulletins 1, 3 and 4, and Palmares, Vienna 2008|
|BPA Philatelic Societies’ Yearbook 1969-70|
|Philatelic Congress of Great Britain Yearbook, Cambridge, 1938|
|Fortieth Philatelic Congress of Great Britain Exhibition Souvenir Catalogue, Folkestone, May, 1958|
|Philatelic Congress of Great Britain Yearbook Harrogate, 1965|
|Philatelic Congress of Great Britain Yearbook Bristol, 1969|
|Philatelic Congress of Great Britain Yearbook Folkestone, 1970|
|Philatelic Congress of Great Britain Yearbook Plymouth, 1979|
| Sixtieth American Philatelic Congress, August, 1994|
(Contains article "The Express Stamps and Services of Egypt" by Peter A.S. Smith FRPSL
and O.A.T. and A.V. 2 Markings and their forerunners by S.H. Thorsteinsson)