Philatelic Literature Specialists

Lowe, Robson

The Encyclopaedia of British Empire Postage Stamps 1639-1952, Vol. VI The Leeward Islands

Publisher: Robson Lowe, London, 1990

Hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, xvi + 293 pages, gift inscription from Robbie (Robson Lowe) to E.V. Toeg on title-page, light toning to page-edges, slightest hint of spine-lean, else in VG condition.

Sixth (and final) 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, the Leeward Islands, including postal rates, handstamps, cancellations, packet services, etc. Well illustrated throughout. Very scarce.


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