- The magic of Christmas postcards (12/24/2020) - For a couple of decades at the start of the 20th century, picture postcards reigned supreme in the seasonal greetings market. Costing just one halfpenny to post compared with double that for a folded greetings card, postcards soon eclipsed that ...more
Picture Postcard Annual
The 2021 edition features dealer, fair organiser and auction house listing, club contact details and information, early posting dates and auction records. It also lists postcard fairs, though at the moment we cannot be sure whether any of these will actually take place. Auctions are also listed - most of these are going ahead online.
The 2021 edition is packed with postcard features to stimulate your collecting buds! Over 60 different subjects covered, all well-illustrated.
Published on 26th November 2020! Just go to the 'Picture Postcard Annuals' section of the booklist summary on this page.
Back numbers, going back to 1980, are marvellous sources of fascinating articles and well worth getting hold of. All can be ordered by clicking on the 'Picture Postcard Annuals' link under the 'Books' section of this page.
Postcard Sales Lists
We publish fortnightly sales lists featuring old picture postcards (plus a few modern ones, plus postcard related books and ephemera)
Please contact us to be added to our mailing list to receive the list by post OR download the latest list below. Alternatively we also send out postcards by an approvals service.
Our Nottingham fair scheduled for 6th February has been cancelled because of the current cv19 situation. Our next event is Saturday 1st May 2021, about which we'll make a decision in March. It's really sad, because fairs are the social lifeblood of the hobby. In the meantime, we are missing you all!
When we resume, our fairs will as usual feature old & new picture postcards, cigarette and trade cards, ephemera, maps, programmes.
Want to know what your postcards are worth? This book will tell you all you want to know. Topographical, Transport, Royalty, Actresses, Comic - every postcard category is featured. This is the book that all collectors and dealers turn to!
40th edition of the popular, priced postcard catalogue.
All categories of postcards and what they are worth.
£13.95 + post/packing
Book of the Week
Women at War
This is one of our series of books on the First World War - a compact 40-page classic packed with images of the role of women in the 1914-18 conflict, with over 90 contemporary picture postcards illustrated in full colour. Only £4.95. Order via our books section.
The Nottinghamshire Collection »
Our books are illustrated with old picture postcard images (with the exception of a trio that are based on 1960s/1970s photographs and packed full of local and social history.The First World War series of ten includes superb photographic and artistic images from that conflict..
FIRST WORLD WAR SERIES
NOTTINGHAM AS IT IS SPOKE
PICTURE POSTCARD ANNUALS
Picture Postcard Monthly
The latest issue of the successor to PPM, called Picture Postcard Collecting, is out now! Issue 5 cover pictured below. Issues 1-4 sold out. .
Reflections were the original publishers of Picture Postcard Monthly.
Most back numbers of the popular postcardcollecting magazine are available from us here