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EXPLANATORY NOTES
This bibliography is only intended to be a tiny snapshot of information that is available about most of the printers of stamps. No real attempt has been made to cover this aspect in great depth at this time.
The generic entries for each country below  are in the order: Main Source(s) of Information, General Printing Articles and General Dummy / Testing Type Material Articles.
These entries are then followed by printer name and, where there are bibliographic references to list for an individual company, they appear in date of publication order, with material of unknown date appearing at the beginning of each listing.
Unless an entry is prefixed by the word Book, Brochure, General, Leaflet or similar, the entry relates to an article that has appeared in a philatelic periodical.


ICELAND    
Main Source(s) of Information:
  "Stanley Gibbons Stamp Catalogue, Part 11, Scandinavia", Fourth Edition, 1994.   

Gutenberg Rikisprentsmioja Printing Works, Reykjavik.

Felagsprenstsmiojan, [where].



IFNI  
Main Source(s) of Information:
  "Stanley Gibbons Stamp Catalogue, Part 9, Portugal and Spain", Third Edition, 1991.



INDIA AND STATES  
Main Source(s) of Information:
  "Stanley Gibbons Stamp Catalogue, Part 1, British Commonwealth", 1999.

General Printing Articles:
  "Stamp Printers in India" by Robert Bateman, The Philatelist, December 1970.

General Dummy / Testing Type Material Articles:
  None.

Alizah Printing Press, Gwalior.

The Associated Printers, Madras.

Barwani State Printing Press, Barwani.

Batliboi Litho Works, Bombay.

Bhopal Government Printing Works, Bhopal.

Bussahir Press by Maulvi Karam Bakhsh, Rampur.

Calcutta Security Printers Ltd., Kanpur

Cochin Government, Ernakulam.

Diamond Soap Works, Kishangarh.

Durbar Press, Jaipur.
  "Jaipur State: More Facts" by Arjun Lal Harchandani, India Post [GB], Volume 33, 1999. 

Eagle Press (PVT) Limited, where?

Government of India Central Printing Press, Calcutta.

Government Press, Jaipur.

H. M. Security Press, Nasik
Subsequently
Security Printing, India
and currently
India Security Press [ISP] 
  "Stamp News in Brief: India", Stanley Gibbons Monthly Journal [GB], November 1923.
  "Stamp News in Brief: India", Stanley Gibbons Monthly Journal [GB], April 1924.
  "Stamp News in Brief: India", Stanley Gibbons Monthly Journal [GB], September 1924.
  "Indian Nasik Issues" by Nahar, B. S., Gibbons Stamp Monthly [GB], December 1928.
  "Stamp Printers in India" by Robert Bateman, The Philatelist [GB], December 1970.
  "An Issue is Born: Indian Miniature Paintings", Stamp Monthly [GB], June 1973.
  "Letters to the Editor: Security Printing Press, Nasik", India Post [GB], Volume 32, 1998.
  "Security Printing Press, Nasik" by P Parsons, India Post [GB], Volume 32, 1998.
  "History of Delhi Specimens - Question", India Post [GB], Volume 34, 2000.  
  "History of Delhi Specimens - Answer", India Post [GB], Volume 34, 2000.  
  "India SPECIMEN", Revenue Journal of Great Britain [GB], Vol XV, No. 4, March 2005.  

L. V. Indap & Co., Bombay.

Jagannata Ballabh Press, Deogarh.

Jaipur State Press, Jaipur.

Jail Press, Jaipur.
  "Stamp Printers in India" by Robert Bateman, The Philatelist [GB], December 1970.
  "Jaipur State: More Facts" by Arjun Lal Harchandani, India Post [GB], Volume 33, 1999.  

Jind State Rajah's Press, Sungroor.

Junagadh Sarkari Saurashtra Nitiprakash Printing Press, Soruth.

Kankekar & Sons, Bombay.
  "Stamp Printers in India" by Robert Bateman, The Philatelist [GB], December 1970. 

M. N. Kothari & Sons, Bombay.

Lakshmi Art Printing Works, Bombay.

Madras Security Printers Ltd, Chennai.

Military Orphanage Press, Calcutta.

Mint, Hyderabad.

Morvi Press, Morvi.

Public Assistance, Goa.

Purshottum Ghellaji Mehta & Co., Himmatnagar.

Rajya Mudmalaya, Jaipur.

Security Printing Press, Nasik.

Shri Lakshman Bijaya Printing Press, Dungarpur.

Shri Paratap Prabhakar, Orchha.

Stamp Manufactory, Trivandrum.

Stamp Office, [Where?].

Stamps Office, Hyderabad.

State Press, Jaipur.

State Printing Press, Charkhari.

The Survey of India, Calcutta.
  "Stamp News in Brief: India", Stanley Gibbons Monthly Journal [GB], November 1923.
  "Stamp News in Brief: India", Stanley Gibbons Monthly Journal [GB], April 1924.
  "Stamp News in Brief: India", Stanley Gibbons Monthly Journal [GB], September 1924.
  "Note on HM Security Press, Nasik Road", four page note, 17 August 1938.
  "Security Printing Press, Nasik", P Parsons, India Post [GB], Volume 32, 1998. 

Surveyor-General, Calcutta.

Thaker & Co., Bombay.

Times of India Press, Bombay.



INDONESIA  
Main Source(s) of Information:
  "Stanley Gibbons Stamp Catalogue, Part 21, South-East Asia", Second Edition, 1985. 

Aria Multi Graphia PT, Jakarta.

Finance Depart, typoment Press, Jakarta.


G. C. T. Van Dorp and Company, Batavia (now Jakarta).

G. Kolff and Company, Batavia (now Jakarta).

Merdeka Printing Works, Jakarta.

Pertjetakan Kebajoran, Jakarta.

Perum Percetakan Uang Republik Indonesia, Jakarta.
or, more commonly abbreviated to:
Perum Peruri Jakarta.
  Brochure: "Peruri", 1999.
  Brochure: "Peruri Newsletter", 1/1999, 1999. 

Topographical Service, Batavia (now Jakarta).



IRAN  
Main Source(s) of Information:
  "Stanley Gibbons Stamp Catalogue, Part 16, Central Asia", Second Edition, 1983.  

Bernardi, Meshed.

Farhangestan Institute, [where?].

Government Printer, Tehran.

J. R. MacLachlan, Tehran.

Mejliss Press, Teheran.

Pharos Press, Tehran.



IRAQ  
Main Source(s) of Information:
  "Stanley Gibbons Stamp Catalogue, Part 19, Middle East", Fourth Edition, 1990. 

Government Press, Baghdad.



IRELAND  
Main Source(s) of Information:
  "Stanley Gibbons Stamp Catalogue, Part 1, British Commonwealth", 1999.
  "Stamps of Ireland Specialised Catalogue", David MacDonnell Ltd, 1981. 

1922 Essay Period
  "Pictorial Printing Machine Company Essays", William P Fletcher, Irish Stamp News [Ireland], Spring 1995.


BDT International Security Printing Ltd, Dublin.

De La Rue & Co., Dublin.

De La Rue Smurfit Limited, Dublin and Bray.

Dollard Printing House Limited, Dublin.


Government Printing Works, Dublin.

Irish Security Stamp Printing Limited, Dublin.
  "Ireland's Architecture Definitives", Stamp Monthly [GB], March 1983. 

Stamping Branch of the Revenue Commissioners, Dublin.

Alex. Thom & Co. Ltd., Dublin.



ISLE OF MAN
Main Source(s) of Information:
  "Stanley Gibbons Stamp Catalogue, Part 1, British Commonwealth", 1999.



ISRAEL  
Main Source(s) of Information:
  "Stanley Gibbons Stamp Catalogue, Part 19, Middle East", Fourth Edition, 1990. 

Glilon Industries Limited, Lod.

Government Printing Press, Hakirya, Tel-Aviv then Jerusalem.

Greek Orthodox Convent, Jerusalem.


Haaretz Printing Press, Sarona.

E. Lewin-Epstein Limited, Bat Yam.
  "Photo-Offset in Israel", Frank A Read ARPS, Monthly Stamp Digest [GB], May 1950.
  "Photo-Offset in Israel", Frank A Read ARPS, Penrose Annual [GB], Volume 44, 1950. 

Nachtigal Press Limited, Tel Aviv.

SB Printing, [where?].



ITALY AND STATES    
Main Source(s) of Information:
  "Stanley Gibbons Stamp Catalogue, Part 8, Italy and Switzerland" , Fifth Edition, 1997. 

General Printing Articles:
  None.

General Dummy / Testing Type Material Articles:
  None.

A. Agostini, Milan.

I. G. A. Barbarino Giaeve, Genoa.

Bertieri e Vanzetti, Milan.

Bestelli e Tuminelli, Milan.

Chiamenti Print Works, Verona.

Consorti Printery, Rome.

Danezi, Rome.

Grafiche Coen, Milan.

Grand Didier e Bruno, Turin.

Grand Ducal Printing Office, Florence.

Doublet e Decoppet, Rome.

Government Printing Works

Istituto Poligrafico di Stato, Rome.

Istituto Poligrafico e Zecca dello Stato, Rome. 
  Brochure: "Istituto Poligrafico e Zecca dello Stato", IZPS, 1998.
  "Germania e Schillaci Vittoriosi", Cronaca Filatelica [Italy], Number 155, September 1990.
  "E la Gallus Canto tre volte, anzi sei", Cronaca Filatelica [Italy], Number 261, April 2000. 

F. Lao, Palermo.

G. de Maja, [where? Naples?]

F. Matraire, Turin.

L'Officina Calcografica Italiana, Rome.

Officina Governativa Carte Valori, Turin until 1928, then Rome.

Officine Grafiche Coen, Milan.

Olimpia, Rome.

Pellas Brothers, Genoa.

E. Petiti Printery, Rome.

Poligrafica e Carte Valori, Ercolano, Naples.

Richter e Co., Naples.
  "Anyone Know Anything About Richter?", Fil Italia [GB], [when?]. 

Rossi-Ubaldi, Parma.

S. P. Poligrafico e CV, Ercolano, Naples.

Staderini Carte Valori SPA, Rome.

State Stamp Office, Modena.

Turati, Lombardi E.C., Milan.

C. Vincenzi, Modena.

Volpe e del Sassi, Bologna.

Zanardini e Co., Trieste.



IVORY COAST  
Main Source(s) of Information:
  "Stanley Gibbons Stamp Catalogue, Part 12, Africa Since Independence F-M", First Edition, 1981.