U.S. SPACE COVER COLLECTING HANDBOOK
A guide to collecting, exhibiting, pricing and judging American Space Covers.
By Ray E. Cartier with assistance and verification from
Steve Durst, Dennis Dillman, Chuck Vukotich, Robert Boyd, Tom Steiner and Dr. R. Ramkissoon
A guide to assist collectors, exhibitors, judges and dealers about Astrophilately (Space Cover collecting), which is a niche area of Philately. It contains over 1,100 cover illustrations, along with "Difficulty of Acquisition" codes, estimated values, listings of events by programs, the APS Manual of Philatelic Judging chapter on Astrophilately, the Federation Internationale de Philatelique (F.I.P.) judging regulations of GREV and SREV, and guidelines for exhibiting and judging Astrophilately.
UPDATE TO FIRST PRINTING (AND CD) - April 2011
UPDATE TO SECOND PRINTING (AND CD) - June 2011