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History of the Post Office. Together with an historical account of the issue of postage stamps in New South Wales compiled chiefly from the records. ...




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Stock No.: 224307
Published: 1890

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Sydney 1890. 4to. Orig. full roan with gilt title on front cover (front & back covers at fore-edge rubbed; spine rebacked). (xiv 110pp.). With 15 full-page photographic plates 1 of which is folded and text-figs. Complete copy with contents in fine condition. Plates and text printed within a red lined border. 1st edition. NOTE: As this work was withdrawn from circulation soon after publication owing to forgeries of stamps being made from plates in the book the edition is limited to a small number of copies and existing copies are now rare and valuable.

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Stock No.: 224307
Published: 1890

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