Philatelic Literature Specialists

Alcock, R.C. and Holland, F.C.

British Postmarks

A Short History and Guide
Publisher: R. C. Alcock, Cheltenham, nd (circa 1969)

Second (revised) edition, paperback, illustrated, 314 pages, covers and first hundred pages very yellowed, covers creased, a Good working copy only.

Wonderful reference work on British postmarks, bettered only by the authors’ major handbook The Postmarks of Great Britain and Ireland (1940), of which this is an abridgement. Easy to follow, and very well illustrated. The standard work on British postmarks, of great use to experienced postal historians and beginners alike.


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