The Philatelic Society for Greater Southern Africa

Society Publications

Society publications may be ordered directly from the Treasurer

by Bob Hisey and Ian Matheson
Published by the Authors
Available from the Treasurer US$30 including pp worldwide (PDF format on Memory Stick.)
Poste Restante at the Cape and other Essays
by Franco Frescura
Selection of essays on the postal history of the Cape of Good Hope.
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Postal Officials of the Cape of Good Hope
by Franco Frescura
Listing of postmasters and other officials of the Cape of Good Hope postal services to 1910
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Philately of the Orange Free State
by R.W. Hisey & R.T. Bartshe
Vol. 1 - The Postage Stamps
Vol. 2 - The Telegraphs
Vol. 3 - The Revenues and Postal Stationary
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Early Postal Services of the Cape of Good Hope
R. Taylor
Exhibit Series
Free Download
Postal Office Names of Southern Africa According to Ralph Putzel
Compiled by R.W. Hisey 2006.
Free Download
Forerunners - The Journal
Compiled by R.W. Hisey
Forerunners issues #1 to the present issue.
On Memory Stick US$30 plus US$5 pp. from the Treasurer
Alternatively past issues may be downloaded HERE
Rejected - Accepted. Life of a Botswana Stamp Designer
by Peter Lodoen, 2005
Free Download
The Barred Oval Numeral Cancellers of the Cape of Good Hope from 1863 – 1963
by David Mordant
First Edition: Free Download
Second Edition: Free Download
Third Edition: Free Download
Bechuanaland and Botswana Registration Labels. An Updated Typology and Listing
by Gordon Smith, 2020
Free Download