Philatelic Literature Specialists

Lowe, Robson

The Encyclopaedia of British Empire Postage Stamps 1639-1952

Volume V. The Empire in North America
Publisher: Robson Lowe Ltd., London, 1973

Deluxe edition, two volumes in slipcase, hardback, xvi + 760 pages, colour plates, slipcase rubbed, page-edges very lightly foxed, in Good condition.

Fifth volume in the unparalleled series of great use to British Empire collectors. As with the rest of the series, the book not only covers the adhesive postage stamp issues in detail, but also the postal history of, in this case, British North America, including postal rates, handstamps, cancellations, etc. Well illustrated throughout, including several colour plates. For collectors of British North America this should be a “must”.


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