Forty-Years at The Post-Office: A Personal Narrative
Topics include: penny postage, telegraph, etc.
- Publisher: Richard Bentley and Son
- Edition: First Edition
- Date Published: 1895
- Place Published: London
- ISBN: n/a
- Condition: Good+
- Signed: No
- Dust Jacket: No
- Jacket Condition: n/a
2 vols. xii, 337; 345 p. 21 cm. Fold-out map shows Principle Mail Roads between London and the Provinces. Frontispiece in both volumes. 2 portraits. Illustration of post offices uniforms 1855 to 1861. Burgundy cloth hardcovers with gold impressing. Spines sunned, some tears to spine ends, corners bumped. Bookplates for Oswald Stanley Bourne on front pastedowns. Owner's signature in both volumes. Minor to medium foxing to fore-edge, endpapers, map, vol. 2 title page.