This section lists books, articles and other resource information about the Silver Jubilee stamp issues.

This page contains general references, including major auctions where significant Silver Jubilee stamps were sold. The following pages (Bibliography A-F; Bibliography G-M; Bibliography N-V) list references pertinent to different countries.

Additional reference sources are always welcomed. Please e-mail me.

Many of the articles or books can be loaned  through the American Philatelic Research Library Service (APRL) of the American Philatelic Society.

The Dealers page lists dealers of philatelic books who may have some of these items.

Ainscough, A.J. Silver Jubilee of King George V Stamps Handbook. 1985 (The current classic reference)
Armstrong, Douglas. Silver Jubilee Stamps of the Empire. 1936. (APRL)
Johnson, A.C. British Colonial Handbook (pages 6-9). Toronto. Marks Stamp Co. 1945 (APRL)
Samuel, Marcus. Specimen stamps of the Crown Colonies. London. The Royal Philatelic Society. 1976. plus Supplement 1984 (APRL)
Wallace, H & A. Silver Jubilee Stamps of George V. 1937 (PB)
Work, H.R. "British empire Postage Stamp Booklets: Evaluation and Study." 2nd Edition. Collectors Club of New York. 1958

General Articles
Aggersberg, David. "1935 Silver Jubilee, errors and varieties." Gibbons Stamp Monthly - July 1990 (APRL)
Anon. "The King's Stamp." Stamp Lover - December 1993, Volume 85, p139 (APRL)
Anon. "More about the Silver Jubilee varieties." Philatelic Journal of Great Britain - February 1937 (APRL)
Fisher, H.W. "Colour trials of the 1935 Silver Jubilee Issue." GB Journal - January 1968 (APRL)
Lucas, L. de F. "Silver Jubilee 1935." Stamp Lover. December 1988. p162-164
Mackay, James. "The Silver Jubilee, 1935. Part 1" Gibbons Stamp Monthly - June 1994 p 45-7 (APRL)
Mackay, James. "The Silver Jubilee, 1935. Part 2" Gibbons Stamp Monthly - July 1994 p 39-41 (APRL)
Palmer, K. & Lucas, L. deF. "Crown Colonies' 1935 Jubilee Issue." Stamp Collecting Weekly.
Part 1.  September 25, 1980. pp1147,1165.         Part 2.  January 29, 1981. pp 356, 357. (APRL)
Samuel, Marcus. "Forged specimen perforations, 1928-48." Stamp Collecting. April 17, 1975 p355-7 (Vol. 124, No.8)
The Flagstaff. Volumes 1 -16. Journal of the Silver Jubilee Study Circle

Armstrong, Douglas. "Vignette plates of the Silver Jubilee stamps." Stamp Collecting Weekly. October 24, 1936 (APRL)
Beale, Philip. "The Colonial Silver Jubilee Stamps of 1935; The Bradbury Wilkinson Record Books." London Philatelist - September 1990 (APRL)
Beale, Philip. "The Bradbury Wilkinson printings of the 1935 Silver Jubilee Stamps." London Philatelist - December 1990 (APRL)
Cooper, John M. The 1935 Silver Jubilee Issue - A Reappraisal. Part One - De La Rue." Gibbons Stamp Monthly. March 1991 (APRL)
Cooper, John M. The 1935 Silver Jubilee Issue - A Reappraisal. Part Two - Waterlow and Sons." Gibbons Stamp Monthly. June 1991 (APRL)
Cooper, John M. The 1935 Silver Jubilee Issue - A Reappraisal. Part Three - Bradbury, Wilkinson." Gibbons Stamp Monthly. September 1991 (APRL)
Fraser, C & Lowe, R. "The die proofs of Waterlow and Sons. Part 1: Great Britain and the Empire to 1960." Christies Robson Lowe. London. 1985
Holmes, J.M. "The Colonial Silver Jubilee Issues of 1935." The West-End Philatelist. Volume 49, No 475. May-June 1959. pp 33-38. (APRL)
Winchcombe, G.A. "De La Rue varieties of the Silver Jubilee Stamps." Stamp Collectors Fortnightly. January 16, 1937 (APRL)

Africa: Schwerdt, RJ. "The World Perfins Catalog: African Section." The Perfins Club. 1995
Asia: Schwerdt, RJ. "The World Perfins Catalog: Asian Section." The Perfins Club. 1996
Australia: Grant, J & Mathews, J. "Commercial Perfins of Australia." AR McLean Printing. Canberra. 1992 (APRL)
Canada: Johnson, JC & Tomasson, G. "Canadian Stamps with Perforated Initials." British North America Philatelic Society. Unitrade Press, Toronto. 1985 (APRL)
Ceylon: Ellis, A. "The Perfins of Ceylon." Ceylon Study Circle Bulletin. September 1981
Great Britain: Greenhill, GE. (Edited by J. Turnbull). KGV Silver Jubilee: A catalogue of Great Britain Perfins. The Perfin Society. 2000. (Note - the  individual perfins are identified by catalogue number. These are based on "The Tomkins Catalogue of Identified G.B. Perfins." Ed: R. Gault. 9th edition. The Perfin Society. 2000)
India: Werner, M. "The perfins of India and Indian States." The Perfins Club. 1990.
New Zealand. Anon. "List of users of New Zealand perfins with history of users." 1960
Straits Settlements: Giffen, P. "Perfins of British Malaya." Mackenzie Print. Nelson, New Zealand. 1989.
Straits Settlements: Lavender, M. "Perfins of Malaysia." 2nd edition. Dalkeith Press. Bournemouth, United Kingdom. 2002

Christie/Robson Lowe Auction Catalog. "1935 Silver Jubilee; The 'Jerez' Collection." 1989 (available through Phil Bansner)
H. R. Harmer. Catalog of unused Europe and 1935, British Colonial Silver Jubilees." Items 223-419. Sale of June 15, 16 1936.
H.R. Harmer. "Harry Goody Collection" of 1935 Silver Jubilees included in sale of January 1962.
Harmers of London Auction Catalog. "Collection of 1935 Silver Jubilee issues from the Erich Bloch Collection. Items #91-287." Included in Auction Sales of  October 30 & 31, 1979 (Sales 4205-4206)
Phillips International Auctioneers. "British Commonwealth Stamps and Covers." Sale of September 19, 1996 (Lots #17-38)
Temple Bar Auctions (Bridger & Kay Ltd). "The John Cooper Collection of 1935 Silver Jubilee Stamps"
       Part 1    Postal Sale No. 41       December 5, 1997 (Bradbury Wilkinson)
       Part 2    Postal Sale No. 43       March 27, 1998 (Bradbury Wilkinson)
       Part 3    Postal Sale No. 46       September 25, 1998 (Waterlow & Sons)
       Part 4    Postal Sale No. 48       November 27, 1998 (De la Rue)