Philatelic Literature Specialists

Rowse, David

Joshua Bacon 1790-1863

The Printer of Banknotes and the First Postage Stamps
Publisher: The Great Britain Philatelic Society, London, 2000

First edition, hardback, dustwrapper, vi + 74 pages + plates, some spotting to the verso of the dustwrapper and some slight dustwrapper wear, very slight signs of shelfwear to the book, else in VG condition.

Fascinating account of the man largely responsible for the success of the printing firm of Perkins, Bacon. With fine illustrations, including 4 colour plates.


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