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Seven Seas The Australian Colonies Stamp Catalogue 2nd Edition Seven Seas The Australian Colonies Stamp Catalogue 2nd Edition


A5, 37 pages, Full colour illustrations.

Popular, affordable, easy to use compact catalogue with prices for all of the stamps for which a space is included in the Seven Seas Australian Colonies Album.

A handy simplified resource to help sort the fascinating early stamps of New South Wales, Queensland, South Australia, Tasmania, Victoria and Western Australia.

2nd Edition, published 2009 but still the latest edition of this catalogue.

Our Price: AU$16.00
ACSC KGVI catalogue - 2019 Australian Commonwealth Specialists' Catalogue BW 4th Edition King George VI ACSC KGVI catalogue - 2019 Australian Commonwealth Specialists' Catalogue BW 4th Edition King George VI


Full colour in new A4 format, fully revised and incorporating new illustrations, and including Postage Due and BCOF issues.

4th edition,
232 A4 pages in full colour, softbound, 2019.

Our Price: AU$107.00
ACSC Booklet catalogue 2020 Australian Commonwealth Specialists' Catalogue 3rd Edition ACSC Booklet catalogue 2020 Australian Commonwealth Specialists' Catalogue 3rd Edition

Booklets Third Edition 2020
This new edition updates the previous 2003 edition, covering all booklets issued from 1904 to 2001, in full colour for the first time, and in the new A4 format. The listings have been fully revised with some additions and corrections, with additional illustrations, and prices have been adjusted to accord with the current market..

190 A4 pages in full colour.

Our Price: AU$113.00
ACSC QEII catalogue 2019 Australian Commonwealth Specialists' Catalogue BW 4th Edition Queen Elizabeth II 1952-1966 ACSC QEII catalogue 2019 Australian Commonwealth Specialists' Catalogue BW 4th Edition Queen Elizabeth II 1952-1966

2019 ACSC Queen Elizabeth II 1952-1966 catalogue.
full colour in new A4 format, fully revised and incorporating new illustrations, and including Postage Due, Australian /Antarctic Territory and Cocos (Keeling) Island issues.
4th edition,
276 A4 pages in full colour, softbound, 2019.

Our Price: AU$115.00
ACSC Kangaroos catalogue - 2021 Australian Commonwealth Specialists' Catalogue - BW 7th Edition Brusden White ACSC Kangaroos catalogue - 2021 Australian Commonwealth Specialists' Catalogue - BW 7th Edition Brusden White

This new edition updates the previous 2017 edition, and is in the new full colour A4 format. The Kangaroos listings have been fully revised with corrections and additions, including a number of new listings added to the pre-1913 essays, and many additional illustrations. Two cover prices are now provided, for solo usages and for other uses of each stamp. All prices have been adjusted to accord with the current market.

7th edition, 170 pages, softbound, Brusden White, 2021

Our Price: AU$125.00
ACSC KGV catalogue - 2018 Australian Commonwealth Specialists' Catalogue BW 5th Edition King George V ACSC KGV catalogue - 2018 Australian Commonwealth Specialists' Catalogue BW 5th Edition King George V

The new edition of this must-have research book for Australian King George V heads with prices for all issues and flaws/plate varieties.
The Fifth Edition is printed in full colour for the first time.

Revisions and corrections have been made throughout the catalogue, with a number of new discoveries and plate varieties added, especially in the ½d, 3d, and 4d values.

Prices have been fully revised, with the sale of several major collections since the last edition enabling more accurate pricing of many of the rarer pieces.


Softbound, 474 pages in colour.

Our Price: AU$148.00
ACSC Decimals catalogue Volume 1 - 2021 3rd Edition Australian Commonwealth Specialists' Catalogue - BW Brusden White ACSC Decimals catalogue Volume 1 - 2021 3rd Edition Australian Commonwealth Specialists' Catalogue - BW Brusden White

2021 ACSC Decimals catalogue, 3rd Edition Volume 1 1966-1984.
562 A4 pages in full colour, softbound.


Complete revision of the 2002 edition in the new full colour A4 format. A large number of new listings have been included taking account of the many new items which have surfaced in the last 20 years, and hundreds of new illustrations are provided. Two cover prices are now provided, for solo usages and for other uses of each stamp.

Our Price: AU$164.00
ACSC Decimals catalogue Volume 2 - 2021 3rd Edition Australian Commonwealth Specialists' Catalogue - BW Brusden White ACSC Decimals catalogue Volume 2 - 2021 3rd Edition Australian Commonwealth Specialists' Catalogue - BW Brusden White

2021 ACSC Decimals catalogue, 3rd Edition Volume 2 1985-2001.
6022 A4 pages in full colour, softbound.


Complete revision of the 2002 edition in the new full colour A4 format. A large number of new listings have been included taking account of the many new items which have surfaced in the last 20 years, and hundreds of new illustrations are provided. Two cover prices are now provided, for solo usages and for other uses of each stamp.

Our Price: AU$164.00
The Numeral Cancellations of New South Wales Second Edition The Numeral Cancellations of New South Wales Second Edition

By Hugh Freeman, APR, Published 2017 (Brusden White).

90% of available cancels illustrated in colour
with rarity ratings for all known cancels - the essential reference for collectors of New South Wales numeral cancellations and a wonderful addition to your philatelic library.

The second edition incorporates all new discoveries and revisions, with additional illustrations and adjusted rarity ratings. Hugh's research in this area has been acknowledged with the award of the Research Medal of the Australian Philatelic Federation this year.

The first edition of this book by Hugh Freeman, APR, published in 2012, quickly sold out and has been in great demand on the rare occasions when a copy shows up for sale.

2 kg, 30.5 cm x 22 cm, beautifully hardbound with dust jacket, 376 pages in colour.

Our Price: AU$170.00
The Barred Numerals of Victoria NEW Edition by Hugh Freeman The Barred Numerals of Victoria NEW Edition by Hugh Freeman

By Hugh H. Freeman, APR, Published 2018 (Brusden White).
This book updates the earlier edition published by The Royal Philatelic Society of Victoria Inc with details of all new discoveries and updated rarity ratings. The great achievement is Hugh's attempt to illustrate every different obliterator which has been largely successful, with over 98% of all numerals illustrated in colour. The result is an indispensable reference for all collectors of this popular area.

Approx. 2 kg, 30.5 cm x 22 cm, beautifully hardbound with dust jacket, 492 pages in colour.

Our Price: AU$185.00
ACSC Decimals catalogue 2 Volume Set - 2021 3rd Edition Australian Commonwealth Specialists' Catalogue - BW Brusden White ACSC Decimals catalogue 2 Volume Set - 2021 3rd Edition Australian Commonwealth Specialists' Catalogue - BW Brusden White

Special price for the NEW 3rd Edition two volume set.
Volume 1 1966-1984 and Volume 2 1985-2001.
Volume 1 is 562 A4 pages in full colour ($164 if purchased separately).
Volume 2 is 602 A4 pages in full colour
($164 if purchased separately).

This new two-volume edition covers all Decimal issues up to the end of 2001, and is a complete revision of the 2002 editions in the new A4 format. A large number of new listings have been included taking account of the many new items which have surfaced in the last 20 years, and hundreds of new illustrations are provided. Two cover prices are now provided, for solo usages and for other uses of each stamp.

Our Price: AU$294.00