Philatelic Literature Specialists

Mackay, James A.


Publisher: privately published, Dumfries, 1978

Large (A4) paperback, 62 pages + 8 plates, minor marks to the covers else in Very Good condition.

Third book in James Mackay’s series on the postal history of the Scottish Islands. This volume deals with the island of Lewis. The postal history of the island is described in detail, and all the known postal markings are illustrated. Contents: Introduction; Maritime Communications; Stornoway; Air Services; The Rural Posts of Lewis; The Sub Post Offices and their Postmarks.