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


Click here to view a list of all the RPSL Books published.


The following presentations are to be held on 2nd October between 8pm and 9pm (BST) during the Virtual Stampex event.
Having logged into Virtual Stampex, enter the Spink Auditorium, click on the list of Talks and click Join to watch the presentation.

Ceylon: The Pence issues
Chris Harman

A Jubilee Reminiscence
John Davies

The Postal History of the UPU:
The Postal Card (Worldwide) 1869-1974
Jamie Gough


Ted Proud Books

Edward (Ted) Proud, the founder of Proud-Bailey philatelic dealers, wrote a large number of standard books on the postal history of Commonwealth countries, together with other key texts. When he died, he left the stock of his books to the Royal Philatelic Society London.


Click here to view the Edward Proud books for sale.