A Jubilee Reminiscence

John Davies FRPSL

£55.00

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In 1889 a general opinion was expressed that the fiftieth anniversary of the introduction of Uniform Penny Postage in Great Britain “ought not to be allowed to pass without some indication of the feelings, which must actuate all who looked back at the great reform introduced in 1840”. Arrangements were made for various Jubilee celebrations to be held in 1890. Although a plan for a commemorative stamp was initiated, it was later abandoned.

International Postal Reforms (2 Volumes) - Leather Bound Special Edition with Slipcase

James L Grimwood-Taylor RDP FRPSL

£370.00

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Volume 1: Postal Reforms and the Historical Background to the Postage Stamp 1550-1839
Volume 2: The Birth of the Postage Stamp and its International Effects 1840 to 1898

International Postal Reforms (2 Volumes)

James L Grimwood-Taylor RDP FRPSL

£115.00

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Volume 1: Postal Reforms and the Historical Background to the Postage Stamp 1550-1839
Volume 2: The Birth of the Postage Stamp and its International Effects 1840 to 1898

Ceylon: The Pence Issues

Kurt Kimmel RDP FRPSL & Patrick Pearson VRD RDP Hon-FRPSL

£72.00

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This book provides a comprehensive overview of the stamps of Ceylon, their uses, their printings and varieties. It also covers the postal stationery, being the earliest stationery issued by any of the British Colonies, as well as the revenue stamps, reprints and forgeries.

The Postal History of the Universal Postal Union: The Postal Card (Worldwide) 1869-1974

James Peter Gough RDP FRPSL

£115.00

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A two volume book on the postal card, from its very beginnings to its virtual end in the 1970's, this provides a postal history of the evolution of “when, what and why” of postal cards and how they related to each other in sequences of time worldwide vis-a-vis philosophical approaches, rules, regulations and rates.

Slipcase for The Postal History of the Universal Postal Union (ORDER WITH THE BOOK FOR FREE POSTAGE)

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This is a slipcase to hold the two volume copy of The Postal Card (above).

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Slipcase for The Postal History of the Universal Postal Union (PURCHASE THIS IF NOT ORDERED WITH THE BOOK)

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Purchase of the Post Card Slipcase without the book

Morocco: The History of the Local and Sherifien Posts

Richard J. M. Garcia MBE FRPSL and Maurice Hadida FRPSL

£65.00

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This is the first comprehensive and detailed account of this remarkable period in Morocco’s postal history, and explores the background to this time before considering the development of the Sherifien Post and each of the Local Posts. It also examines the role played by the intrepid rekkas, the postmen who carried the mail on foot up and down the country, and who made possible the expansion of the various postal services in Morocco.

Stockholmia Library & Exhibition Hardback Catalogues

£50.00

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How beautiful can philately be? These catalogues gives a clear answer from the Stockholmia Exhibition in 2019 that kicked off the 150th Anniversary of the Royal Philatelic Society London.

The Court Bureau: A London Company and it's Stamps 1889-1891

Vincent West FRPSL

£18.00

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