The Post-Office London Directory, for 1838, Being a List of the Merchants, Traders, &c. of London, and Paris Adjacent

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The Post-Office London Directory, for 1838, Being a List of the Merchants, Traders, &c. of London, and Paris Adjacent

KELLY, Frederic

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Includes: lists of the Lord Mayor and Court of Aldermen; London bankers; country bankers; public notaries; London and country newspapers; army and navy agents; fire and life insurance offices; London, West India, & East India Dock companies; foreign ministers; general information relating to the Post-Office, Including the Last Rates of Postage, Regulations of the Twopenny Post-Office, &c. Also the London street directory, from Rachel Aarons & Son to Zuletta & Co. Handy list of the postage of a single letter from London to various foreign parts. Only copies in COPAC are from the British Library and V&A Libraries.

Publication Info

  • Publisher: Simpkin & Marshall
  • Edition: n/a
  • Date Published: 1838
  • Place Published: London
  • ISBN: n/a

Details

  • Condition: Very good
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: No
  • Jacket Condition: n/a
  • Details:
    827, 180 p. 18 cm. The Thirty-ninth edition. No map. Map issued separately. Cloth hardcover. Binding rebacked with most of the original spine label reapplied. Some discolouration on boards from previous tape. Hinges tape repaired internally. Bookplate removed but with "E. Emery London" written in its place. Some foxing to endpapers. An occasional spot, stain, or pressed flower.

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