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List of ACSC Editions

Last updated 22 January, 2020
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Commonwealth Specialists' Catalogues
Publisher & Editor Number of Editions Edition Nos. Year Catalogue Format
Orlo-Smith & Co.
Original Editor:  S. Orlo-Smith
14 Editions 1 1926-7 Stapled soft-cover A5 booklet.
Red cover, B&W pages.

Editions 5 to 11
were also published in a
"Stiff cover and interleaved"
edition.
2 1928-9
3 1932
 Supplement 1933
4 1935
5 1938
6 1941
7 1943
8 1945
9 1946
10 1947
11 1948
12 1949
13 1951
14 1952

Australian Commonwealth Specialists' Catalogues
Publishers & Editors Number of Editions Edition Nos. Year Catalogue Format
Australian Stamp Auctions
EditorC. E. Norden
1 Edition 15 1953 Stapled soft-cover A5 booklet.
Red cover, B&W pages.
Hawthorn Press
EditorC. E. Norden
1 Edition 16 1955
Hawthorn Press
EditorJ. C. W. Brown
9 Editions 17 1956
18 1957
19 1958
20 1959
21 1960
22 1961
23 1962
24 1963
25 1964
Hawthorn Press
EditorJ. P. Meara
15 Editions 26 1965
27 1966
28 1967
29 1968
30 1969 Softbound A5 book.
Colour cover, B&W pages.
31 1970
32 1971
33 1972
34 1974
35 1975
36 1976
37 1977
38 1978
39 1979
40 1980
Seven Seas Stamps
EditorJ P Meara
2 Editions 41 1981 Softbound A5 book.
Colour cover & pages.
42 1983 Hardbound A5 book.
Colour cover & pages.

Brusden-White's 1988 ACSC Loose-Leaf Catalogue
Editors Details Year Catalogue Format
Loose-Leaf in a Binder
Compiled & Edited by: Alan J. White
Details of the updates can be found HERE
With optional
loose-leaf updates.
1988 Loose-Leaf A5 binder.
Colour pages.
Loose-Leaf as a Bound Book
Compiled & Edited by: Alan J. White
Does not include any of the updates. c1988 Hard-Bound A5 book.
Colour pages.
Australian Colonies Booklet
Compiled by: Harry L. Bazelmans
Editor
Alan J. White
Section A of the 1990 Loose-Leaf update. 1990 Softbound A5 book. Colour cover & pages.

Brusden-White's New ACSC Loose-Leaf Updates
Editors Catalogues Year Catalogue Format

New Loose-Leaf Edition Updates
Edited by: Geoffrey Kellow & Richard Breckon

Content is identical to the First Editions of the Single Volume Releases. 
These updates are not related to the 1988 Loose-Leaf updates.
Kangaroos 1993 Loose-Leaf A5+ binder.
(Pages ~27mm wider)
Black & White pages.
KGV 1994
KGVI &
Booklets
1995
QEII
1952-1966
1996

Brusden-White's ACSC Single Volume Catalogues
Editors Editions Year Catalogue Format
Sections 1 & 2
Kangaroos
The 4th Edition Includes 'The Early Federal Period, 1901-12'.
Editor
G. Kellow
Co-editor (1st edition):  R. Breckon.
1 1993 Softbound A5+ book. B&W pages.
The 1st Edition has 6 colour images.
2 1996
3 1999
4 2004
5 2013
2013 Deluxe Hardbound Edition.
100 Copies, A5+ size, full colour.
6 2017 Softbound A5+ book. Full colour.
Sections 3, 4 & 5
King George V

Editor G. Kellow
Co-editor (1st edition):  R. Breckon.
1 1994 Softbound A5+ book.
B&W pages.
2 2001
3 2007
4 2014
5 2018 Softbound A5+ book. Full colour.
 Sections 6 & 7
King George VI 
EditorG. Kellow
1 1995 Softbound A5+ book.
B&W pages.
2 2006
3 2015
4 2019 Softbound A4 book. Full colour.
Section 8
Queen Elizabeth II 1952-1966
Editor G. Kellow
1 1996 Softbound A5+ book.
B&W pages.
2 2006
3 2015
4 2019 Softbound A4 book. Full colour.
Section 9A
Decimals I 1966-1975
EditorG. Kellow Consultant Editor: B. Young
1 1997 Softbound A5+ book.
B&W pages.
2 2002
Section 9B
Decimals II 1975-1991
EditorG. Kellow  Consultant Editor: B. Young
1 2002 Softbound A5+ book.
B&W pages.
Section 9C
Decimals III 1992-2001
Editor G. Kellow  Consultant Editor: B. Young
1 2002 Softbound A5+ book.
B&W pages.
Section 10
Postage Dues  
The 2014 - 2nd Edition Includes 'New South Wales & Victoria'
Editor
G. Kellow   Consultant Editor (2nd edition): P. Fletcher.
1 1999 Softbound A5+ book.
B&W pages.
2 2014
Section 11
Booklets
EditorG. Kellow
1 1995 Softbound A5+ book.
B&W pages.
2 2003
Section 12
Postal Stationery (1911-1966)
Including Australian Territories
EditorG. Kellow
1 2013 Loose-Leaf A4 binder.
Full Colour.
2 2018 Softbound A4 book.
Full colour.