WorldCat Identities

Mackay, James A. (James Alexander) 1936-2007

Overview
Works: 371 works in 747 publications in 1 language and 19,241 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Encyclopedias  Dictionaries  Biography‡vDictionaries  Handbooks, manuals, etc  Juvenile works  Catalogs 
Roles: Editor, Producer
Classifications: HE6196, B
Publication Timeline
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posthumous Publications by James A Mackay, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by James A Mackay
William Wallace : brave heart by James A Mackay ( Book )
6 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and held by 1,083 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chronicles the life of Sir William Wallace and attempts to separate the myths and legends that surround him from the reality of his life
The Guinness book of stamps : facts & feats by James A Mackay ( Book )
14 editions published between 1982 and 1992 in English and held by 960 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A record of facts and feats concerning postage stamps, postal services, postal stationery and labels, stamp design, and production technology
Michael Collins : a life by James A Mackay ( Book )
5 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 942 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
No man since Parnell has so captured the imagination of Ireland, and his death was deeply mourned on both sides of the Irish Sea. Had Collins lived, the subsequent course of Anglo-Irish relations would have been very different. Though this is one of the great might-have-beens of history, there are vital lessons to be learned from the life and times of this strong, enigmatic, controversial but above all charismatic figure that have an important bearing on the solution of the present Irish dilemma
Allan Pinkerton : the first private eye by James A Mackay ( Book )
6 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and held by 855 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Around the world, his name is synonymous with security and protection. The legendary agency he began nearly one hundred and fifty years ago is still in operation today, as are many of the surveillance and infiltration techniques he originated. His company's trademark symbol, a large, unblinking eye, inspired the term private eye
The dictionary of stamps in color by James A Mackay ( Book )
2 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 780 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A comprehensive history of philately, containing over 3000 stamps from every country that has ever issued stamps
An encyclopedia of small antiques by James A Mackay ( Book )
10 editions published between 1975 and 1984 in English and held by 680 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Glass paperweights by James A Mackay ( Book )
7 editions published between 1973 and 1988 in English and held by 585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The history and different styles of paperweights
The beginner's guide to coin collecting by James A Mackay ( Book )
13 editions published between 1976 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 575 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contains all the information necessary for starting a coin collection, how to develop your collection and over 100 color photographs and diagrams of coins
Encyclopedia of world stamps, 1945-1975 by James A Mackay ( Book )
8 editions published in 1976 in English and Undetermined and held by 569 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Postwertzeichen, Briefmarke, Frankomarke ; International ; Lexikon, EnzyklopaŐądie Philatelie
The animaliers : a collector's guide to the animal sculptors of the 19th & 20th centuries by James A Mackay ( Book )
5 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Turn-of-the-century antiques : an encyclopedia by James A Mackay ( Book )
2 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The world encyclopedia of coins & coin collecting by James A Mackay ( Book )
7 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The definitive illustrated reference to the world's greatest coins and a professional guide to building a spectacular collection, featuring over 3000 color images
Stamp collecting by James A Mackay ( Book )
9 editions published between 1980 and 2003 in English and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Small encyclopedia of philately and stamp collecting
The dictionary of Western sculptors in bronze by James A Mackay ( Book )
13 editions published between 1977 and 2000 in English and held by 399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Childhood antiques by James A Mackay ( Book )
3 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Antiques of the future; a guide for collectors and investors by James A Mackay ( Book )
2 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Vagabond of verse : Robert Service : a biography by James A Mackay ( Book )
3 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
RB : a biography of Robert Burns by James A Mackay ( Book )
3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The complete illustrated guide to stamp collecting by James A Mackay ( Book )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents instructions for such aspects of stamp collecting as detaching stamps, housing one's collection, and mounting stamps for display; provides guidance for collecting sea, railway, airmail, and wartime mail; discusses various types of issues, labels, and postmarks; and features more than five hundred stamps from around the world
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Angus, Ian, 1936-2007

controlled identity Finlay, William, 1936-2007

controlled identity Garden, Bruce, 1936-2007

controlled identity Whittington, Peter, 1936-2007

Angus, Ian 1936-
Finlay, William.
Finlay, William 1936-
Finlay, William, 1936-2007
Garden, Bruce.
Garden, Bruce 1936-
Garden, Bruce, 1936-2007
Mackay, J. 1936-
Mackay, J. A. 1936-
Mackay, J. A. (James Alexander), 1936-
Mackay, J. (James), 1936-
Mackay, James.
Mackay, James 1936-
Mackay, James 1936-2007
Mackay, James Alexander.
Mackay, James Alexander 1936-
Mackay, James Alexander 1936-2007
Mckay, James
Whittington, Peter.
Whittington, Peter 1936-
Languages
English (140)
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