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6 edition of Post Office of fifty years ago found in the catalog.

Post Office of fifty years ago

containing reprint of Sir Rowland Hill"s famous pamphlet, dated 22nd February, 1837, proposing penny postage : with facsimile of the original sketch for the postage stamp, and other documents.

by Pearson Hill

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Published by Cassell & Company in London, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain,
  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • Postal service -- Great Britain -- History,
    • Postal rates -- Great Britain

    • Edition Notes

      ContributionsHill, Rowland, Sir, 1795-1879.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHE6935 .H58 1887
      The Physical Object
      Pagination48, vii, 104 p., [1] leaf of plates :
      Number of Pages104
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2908063M
      LC Control Number84138098

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