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Lowe, Robson

The Encyclopaedia of British Empire Postage Stamps 1788-1952, Volume IV The Empire in Australasia

Publisher: Robson Lowe, London, 1962

Hardback, dustwrapper, illustrated, xvi + 624 pages, one or two short tears to dustwrapper, gift inscription to front endpaper, light wear else in Very Good condition.

Fourth 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, Australasia, including postal rates, handstruck stamps, cancellations, proofs & essays, postal stationery, etc. Well illustrated throughout, including four colour plates. The rarest volume in the series.


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