Philatelic Literature

Our Publications

Our books describe in-depth authoritative research on particular stamp issues, aspects of postal history, or other philately-related matters. The gallery below lists the books currently available for sale, together with some sample pages from each book and details on how to order them.

All the Society's current publications can be purchased from the online Shop.
Orders to outside the UK may incur customs or other charges. This situation is beyond the control of The RPSL and all such charges will need to be met by the recipient.

Click on the picture of a book cover for more information.

Contact the Publications Committee

The Publications Committee is always ready to consider new works, and encourages authors and potential authors to get in touch. Send an e-mail to the Publications Committee Chairman at

Please read the guides concerning style and copyright on the Guides page.