The book collection comprises approximately 20,000 books, monographs and pamphlets arranged alphabetically by country from Aden to Zanzibar. There are also sections on Thematics, Forgeries, Airmail, Maritime Mail and Military Mail, plus a General section consisting of books on topics such as philatelic personalities, exhibiting, design & printing, societies and collecting.
The Reference section includes a range of research aids including bibliographies, indexes, philatelic dictionaries and atlases.
Also available for reference is a large collection of stamp catalogues, including specialised catalogues for many collecting areas and a near complete range of Stanley Gibbons catalogues.
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