Superb new edition of the standard work in George VIth stamp collecting.
Demand for stamps in this area continues to increase, with healthy price rises for some of the scarce errors and varieties.
Many new varieties added and priced.
Stamps in this area are accessible to a wide range of collectors, and the attractive designs and reasonable issuing policies of the period make the reign of King George VI probably the most popular among British Commonwealth collectors.
‘Used abroad’ listings include GB used in the Morocco Agencies, New Zealand used in Pitcairn Island and Falkland Islands used in the Dependencies.
Full listings of stamps, postage dues, officials, telegraph stamps, booklets, special delivery stamps, etc, with watermark and perforation changes, major shades, plate and watermark varieties and errors and varieties.
Now includes stamps issued during King Edward VIII’s reign.
Indian States and Japanese Occupation issues comprehensively listed.
Full colour throughout, all designs now illustrated with well over 760 images.
Updated in line with the current market.
Comprehensive introduction and helpful notes throughout the catalogue.