|Card Collectors Society|
| GEORGE ROSE: Australia’s Master Stereographer
The story of George Rose, a great Australian photographer with a catalogue
of all his known
The book is substantial, 280mm by 210mm size and over 260 pages, including a number in colour.
Available for purchase direct from the author Ron Blum
The only major book on Australian postcards is
"Early Australian Postcards" published by View Publications is a smaller 54pp. introduction to the subject of Australian postcards.
Three useful catalogues have been published but no new editions have appeared in over 20 years.
"Collecting Australian Postcards", by Nick Vukovic, 1st edition 1983.
"Australian Postcard Catalogue", by Paul
Kornan, publ. by Paul Kornan, West Melbourne, 1st edition, 1984.
One of the best periodicals on postcard collecting is Picture Postcard Monthly published in Nottingham, England by Brian and Mary Lund. Aside from the journals of the individual state collector's societies there is no regular publication dealing with card collecting in Australia.
Cigarette and Trade Cards
The Australian and New Zealand Index publ. by The Cartophilic Society of Great Britain in assoc. with the Australian Cartophilic Society and The Cartophilic Society of New Zealand, 1983 (RB30).
The Australian and New Zealand Index (Part II) publ. by The Cartophilic Society of Great Britain in assoc. with the Australian Cartophilic Society and The Cartophilic Society of New Zealand, 1993 (RB33).
Cigarette Cards. Australian Issues and Values by Dion Skinner, 1983 lists 12,000 cards issued in Australia from 1895-1934 in set series.