Br Empire & World: Pair of old 1892 gilded black Stanley Gibbons Imperial Albums, Vol 1 (GB, Europe & Asia) & Vol 2 (Africa, America & Oceania). Mint & used defin, commem, officials, postage due, parcel post & fiscals almost entirely of the QV period. Collection incl overprints, good postmark interest, wrap/letter cuts & higher values to 5/-. GB incl Penny black, 1st issue 2d Blue, embossed and higher values both face and cat. Much to offer with India, France & Germany as well as GB in quantity. Needs to be viewed to be fully appreciated. 100s and much early material.