First edition, large paperback, 64 pages + 10 plates, ex-Philatelic Society library with label on front cover and library mark on first page, covers coming loose from spine & crudely repaired with sellotape, light spotting to pages, some pages unopened at top, covers torn at edges with loss of small fragments – text & plates complete, but a Fair reading copy only.
Rare, classic work. Includes chapters on the “Remainders”, “Reprints”, and Forgeries. Complete with the “ten pages of autotype illustrations of unsevered and reconstructed sheets of the stamps and reprints, also enlargements of the main types and the principal forgeries”.
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