Publications

The Circle has a pro-active policy of supporting members with their publications. Many of our members have published important studies and links are available directly to the publishers:

You can see a sample of many of the books by clicking their title. Use the left and right arrow keys on your keyboard to view the next page.

For availability of any of the publications please e-mail the librarian at publications@belgianphilatelicstudycircle.org.uk.

Society Publications:

Index to Belgapost. The current version is available on this website here.

The Belgian Study Circle,
The First 50 Years

R.T. Harrison,
1999, 53 pages
£5.00 + p&p
Railway Parcels Post
Cancellations of Belgium

T. Jones, edited and expanded by A.D. Geake,
2003, 211 pages
£20.00 + p&p
“Fine barbe” Varieties
T.N. Pring,
2009, 194 pages
£5.00 + p&p
Cinderella Stamps of Belgium, M.J. Mobbs†
Vol 1: Commemorative Vignetttes 1876-1914
2008, 135 pagesThis book is currently out of print.
Vol 2: Commemorative Vignetttes 1915-1940
2008, 92 pagesThis book is currently out of print.
Vol 3: Commemorative Vignetttes 1941-1966
2009, 92 pages
£25.00 + p&p
The Society Journal
Belgapost

T.N. Pring,
2009, 194 pages
£5.00 + p&p

Belgian Philatelic Study Circle Library List – The current version is available on this website here.

Members’ publications available from the publishers

 La poste rurale au XIXième
siècle en Belgique et en Europe

J-C. Porignon, Ed Dricot,
1993, 374 pages
€50.00 + p&p to Europes
 Avant qu’il ne soit trop tard
J Barry Horne
2002, 57 pages
£10.00 inc p&pThe story of the 1946 “Van Acker” stamps and postal stationery surcharged -10%
 Belgium 1935 State Seal Issue
J Barry Horne
2002, 57 pages
£10.00 + p&p
 From the Azores to New Zealand
P. Maselis, Roularta Books
2005, 419 pages
€50 inc p&pThe Belgian Colonies on all six continents (1451-1916). Their origins, history and communication (pre-philately)….
 La Poste à Bruxelles
E. Van den Panhuyzen
2010, 181 pages
€50 inc p&pA beautifully produced account of the postal history of Brussels, but with plenty of information applicable to all studies of early postal history of Brussels. Invaluable and a delight to read.
 Les Rouleaux à l’Effigie du Roi Baudouin 1er type Marchand
H. Caprasse
2010, 159 pages
€50 inc p&p

Monaco Philex 2009 Box Set including the following titles:

(only available as a set)
€150.00 inc international postage

 1 centime medaillon
Luc Van Pamel,
249 pages
 Maritime Mail
Claude J.P.Delbeke,
574pages
 Mail to Foreign Destinations
Dr Jan Huys, Pierre Kaiser,
336 pages
 Lado, Histoire postale de l’enclave
P. Maselis, V. Schouberechts, L. Tavano,
401 pages
 Roue Ailee
Henk Slabbinck,
113 pages
 Belgium Proofs
Dr J. Stes,
898 pages

Other Publications:

Barefoot Revenues
J. Barefoot,
2nd Edition 2009, 122 pages
£15.00 + p&p
La poste à Anvers depuis ses débuts jusqu’en 1793
Coppens, De Gryse, Van Der Linden & De Clercq, Pandora, 1993.
£15.00 + p&pAn outstanding history of Antwerp’s early posts under the Tour & Tassis administration. Richly illustrated. Essential reading of all collectors of early mail. In French.
The Games Reborn
Roland Renson, Pandora, 1996, 96pp.
£7.50 + p&pA fascinating account of the 1920 Olympic Games held in Antwerp. In English and very well illustrated. Non-philatelic but many fascinating stories about these Games.
La poste belge et ses diverses marques postales de 1884 à 1914
L Hanciau, 1981 reprint by H Raassens.
£20.50 + p&pStill an excellent reference source of Belgian postmarks. In French.

Postgeschichte Eupen, Malmedy und St. Vith
Michael Amplatz, Pandora, 2001, 160pp
£20.00 + p&pA superb postal history of this fascinating are of Belgium. Full listing of all postmarks, with historical and postal background. In German but a translation is available. Essential for all collectors of the Eastern cantons of Belgium.
Histoire Postale d’Eupen, Malmedy et St-Vith
Translation into French by Jean Bruwier,
BSC, 2010, A4, 114pages.
£7.50 + p&p
CD-ROM £5.00 + p&p