Old China Town KL The Malaya Study Group Selangor SG 87

The Malaya Study Group exists for collectors of the stamps, postal stationery and postal history of the states of Peninsular Malaysia which until 1963 formed the Federation of Malaya, including the Straits Settlements of Malacca, Penang and Singapore, the Federated Malay States, Negri Sembilan and Sungei Ujong, Pahang, Perak and Selangor and the Unfederated States, Johor, Kedah, Kelantan, Perlis and Trengganu. The Society has a JOURNAL, "The Malayan Philatelist" and a NEWSLETTER supplied free to members, EXCHANGE PACKETS, AUCTIONS and has produced a number of significant PUBLICATIONS on the stamps and postal history of the area.


Philately and Postal History

The Chersonese Collection of Pahang Chersonese

British Philatelic Expertising Educational Charity

Orders to: Robert Johnson, 65, Manor Park, Redland, Bristol BS6 7HW UK.
or to robert.johnson83@hotmail.co.uk


The Postal History of British Malaya
(3 vols)
Edward ProudProud-Bailey Co. Ltd1982/4
The Postage Stamps of MalayaR. LockhartSefi Pemberton1925
Malayan Postal History as Recorded in Official DocumentsW.A. ReevesMalaya Study Group1984
Malaya: Postal Documents from 1876Andrew NorrisMalaya Study Group1991
Perfins of British MalayaP. Giffen1989
Perfins of MalaysiaNew BookM. Lavender2002
Standard Catalogue of Malaysia-Singapore-Brunei StampsSteven TanInternational Stamp and Coin Sdn. Bhd.2002
Straits Settlements Postage StampsF.E. Wood-1948
Federated Malay StatesB. Goodfellow
The Postage Stamps of Federated Malay StatesW.A. ReevesMalaya Study Group1978
The Postage Stamps of the Native Protected States of Malaya (2 vols)F.E. Wood-1958/60
The Stamps of the Straits Settlements Surcharged for Use in the Native Protected StatesWilliam Brown1894
Kedah and Perlis; Their Stamps and Postal History 1887-1941R.D.M. HolleyMalaya Study Group1995
Kelantan (Malaya)B. Mordenvall
Kelantan: Its Stamps and Postal HistoryWA Reeves & BE DexterMalaya Study Group1992
Singapore Post Offices and Registration LabelsWilliam H. LyonsMalaya Study Group1990
TrengganuB. Mordenvall
History of the RAF Postal Service Overseas 1942-1957W. GarrardChavril Press1990/1
Postal History of the Occupation of Malaya and British Borneo
Edward Proud Proud-Bailey Co. Ltd 1992
Japanese Occupation Stamps of Burma & Malaya Dalal 1947
Dai Nippon in South East Asia
Japanese Stamps and Postmarks of Netherlands Indies, Malaya and Borneo
N.F. Hedeman
& R. Boekema
R. Boekma,
The Hague
Japanese Occupation Issues - The British Colonies 1942-45 Singer Moon Tree Publishing Co., CA, USA 1957
Japanese Occupation of Malaya:
A Catalogue of the Single Line Chops
James Gallatly
Japanese Occupation of Malaya:
The Double Line Chop
James Gallatly
Japanese & Siamese Occupation Stamps of Malaya. Edward Proud Proud-Bailey Co. Ltd
Japanese Occupation Postmarks of Malaya P.W. Kearney Christies - Robson Lowe 1990
A Complete Overview of the Japanese Occupation Stamps of Southeast Asia Masayoshi Tsuchiya Japanese Philatelic Society 1999
Japanese Occupation Stamps in Southeast Asia
Masayoshi Tsuchiya Collection
Masayoshi Tsuchiya Japanese Philatelic Group Ltd 2005
Japanese Postal Issues & Overprints Edited by Peter Singer Peter Singer 1995
A Postal History of the Prisoners of War and Civilian Internees in East Asia during the Second World War. Volume 1: Singapore and Malaya. The Changi Connection. David Tett Stuart Rossiter Trust Fund & BFA Publishing 2002
Cocos (Keeling) Islands: Philatelic and Postal HistoryPhill Collas & John HillB & K Publishing, Melbourne1991
The Origins of Airmail in Singapore & the Straits Settlements
Malaya Air MailsN.C. BaldwinHouse of Antiquity, Bridgewater
Singapore Airlines Airmail Catalogue 1947-97J. StoltzTrans World Philair Club, Germany1997
The Postal History of the P & O Service to the Peninsula.Kirk
British Maritime Postal History Vol 2, P&O Lines to the Far East Edward ProudProud-Bailey Co. Ltd
Straits Settlements 1624-1867Spink AuctionsSpink Auctions2000
Philatelic Delights of Singapore and MalayaBernard Chung FRPSLSingapore Stamp Club2001


The Malayan PhilatelistMalaya Study Group
The Sarawak Journal The Sarawak Specialists' Society
Miniature World Singapore Philatelic Bureau
The Malaysian Philatelist Philatelic Society of Malaysia

Gibbons Stamp Monthly has recently had a series of articles on Malayan stamps and postal history.

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