Royal Mail - The Post Office since 1840

By: Daunton, M.J.

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Book Condition: Very Good


Blue hardcover with title in gilt on spine. Condition: Very goodk binding sound, no inscriptions. Dustjacket condition: Good, with light shelfwear and one inch vertical closed tear to base of front of dustjacket. 388pp. Many b/w illustrations. This history of the English post office system includes sections on the history of the post office, how mail was carried, for example by rail, road, sea and air, working for the post office i.e. workers and wages and the importance of the Post Office in a political sense,, used for example to promote imperial unity through cheap postage rates.

Title: Royal Mail - The Post Office since 1840

Author Name: Daunton, M.J.

Categories: Other,

Publisher: London, and Dover, New Hampshire, The Athlone Press: 1985

ISBN Number: 0485112809

ISBN Number 13: 9780485112801

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Good

Type: Book

Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 006707

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