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Tuesday, April 21, 2009

Books we are working on...

We are currently working in the following books:

English:

  • A bundle of letters from over the sea by Robinson, Louise B.
  • A history of banks for savings in Great Britain and Ireland by Lewins, William
  • An Abstract of the Proceedings of the Select Committee of the House of Commons, Appointed Session, 1849, to Inquire Into the Contract Packet Service by Peninsular and Oriental Steam Navigation Company
  • Bartels catalogue and reference list of the United States stamped envelopes by Victor M. Berthold
  • Canada its postage stamps and stationery by Howes, Clifton Armstrong
  • Catalogue of books on philately in the Public Library of the City of Boston by Boston Public Library
  • Chats on postage stamps by Melville, Frederick John
  • List of Post Offices in Canada 1856 by Postmaster General - Canadian Post Office
  • List of Post Offices in Canada 1857 by Postmaster General - Canadian Post Office
  • List of Post Offices in Canada 1859 by Postmaster General - Canadian Post Office
  • List of Post Offices in Canada 1860 by Postmaster General - Canadian Post Office
  • List of Post Offices in Canada 1861 by Postmaster General - Canadian Post Office
  • List of Post Offices in Canada 1862 by Postmaster General - Canadian Post Office
  • List of Post Offices in Canada 1863 by Postmaster General - Canadian Post Office
  • List of Post Offices in Canada 1864 by Postmaster General - Canadian Post Office
  • List of Post Offices in Canada 1866 by Postmaster General - Canadian Post Office
  • List of Post Offices in Canada 1869 by Postmaster General - Canadian Post Office
  • List of Post Offices in Canada 1870 by Postmaster General - Canadian Post Office
  • List of Post Offices in Canada 1872 by Postmaster General - Canadian Post Office
  • List of Post Offices in Canada 1874 by Postmaster General - Canadian Post Office
  • List of Post-offices in the United States by United States Post Office Department
  • Mail carrying railways underpaid by Committee on Railway Mail Pay
  • Post exchange methods by Bunker, Paul D.
  • Postal riders and raiders by Gantz, W. H.
  • Ramsey & Carmick, contract. Letter from the Postmaster General by House of Representatives
  • Report of the Naval committee to the House of representatives, August, 1850, in favor of the establishment of a line of mail steamships to the western coast of Africa, and thence via the Mediterranean to London; designed to promote the emigration of free by Stanton, Fred. P.
  • Saint Vincent by Napier, Francis John Hamilton Scott
  • Steam navigation, and its relation to the commerce of Canada and the United States by James Croil
  • Ten years among the mail bags by Holbrook, James
  • The Bristol Royal Mail by Tombs, Robert Charles
  • The Isthmus of Suez question by Lesseps, Ferdinand Marie
  • The development of rates of postage by Smith, A. D.
  • The die varieties of the nesbitt series of US envelopes by Victor M. Berthold
  • The early history of the colonial post-office by Woolley, Mary Emma
  • The express companies of the United States by Benedict, Bertram
  • The history of the post office from its establishment down to 1836 by Joyce, Herbert
  • The history of the post office in British North America by Smith, William
  • The philatelic index by Long, William A. R. Jex
  • The postage stamp in war by Frederick John Melville
  • The postage stamps, envelopes, wrappers and post cards of the North American colonies of Great Britain by The Philatelic Society
  • The postal power of Congress by Rogers, Lindsay
  • The proposed union of the telegraph and postal systems by Western Union Telegraph Company
  • United States and Mexico. Commerce, trade, and postal facilities between the two countries by Carlos Butterfield
French:
  • Annuaire des postes pour 1843 by C. Viard
  • Des paquebots transatlantiques by Jean Louis Le Hir
  • Des postes by Charles Bernede
  • Instructions sur les droits de messageries
  • Les postes francaise by Alexis Belloc
  • Lettre de Defrance à Bion, sur sa réponse aux objections contre l'établissement de la régie intéressée des postes et messageries by Defrance, Jean-Claude
  • Mémoire sur l'importance de la conservation du régime actuel des postes by Duclos
  • Mémoires pour les maîtres de postes
  • Observations sur l'organisation des postes et messageries, présentées au Corps législatif by Joachim Pérez
  • Observations, pour les sous-fermiers des messageries sur les articles préliminaires au bail des messageries
  • Opinion par Defrance, sur les postes et messageries by Defrance, Jean-Claude
  • Proces-Verbaux de L'Assemblee Generale de la section des postes by Braesch, Fritz
  • Rapport fait par Defrance
  • Réflexions importantes sur l'organisation des postes, et les propositions insidieuses d'une compagnie de finances by Gabriel, J.
  • Réflexions pour les fermiers-généraux des messageries
  • Un mot sur les postes by Dugas, Ch.
We are working hard to get more and more books.

Tuesday, April 7, 2009

The King's Post

Bibliographic Record
Author: Robert Charles Tombs
Title: The King's Post. Being a volume of historical facts relating to the posts, mail coaches, coach roads, and railway mail services of and connected with the ancient city of Bristol from 1580 to the present time
Language: English
PG eText ID: 28533
Publication Date: 7/Apr/2009

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Friday, January 16, 2009

Antigua

Bibliographic Record
Author: Frederick John Melville
Title: Antigua
Language: English
Project Gutenberg Canada ID: 237
Publication Date: 16/Jan/2009

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Friday, January 2, 2009

A Hundred Years by Post

Bibliographic Record
Author: James Wilson Hyde
Title: A Hundred Years by Post. A Jubilee Retrospect
Language: English
PG eText ID: 27688
Publication Date: 2/Jan/2009

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Friday, September 12, 2008

Gambia

Bibliographic Record
Author: Frederick John Melville
Title: Gambia
Language: English
PG eText ID: 26601
Publication Date: 12/Sep/2008

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Saturday, April 19, 2008

Ocean Steam Navigation and the Ocean Post

Bibliographic Record
Author: Thomas Rainey
Title: Ocean Steam Navigation and the Ocean Post
Language: English
PG eText ID: 25104
Publication Date: 19/Apr/2008

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Tuesday, April 15, 2008

A Letter from Major Robert Carmichael-Smyth to His Friend, the Author of 'The Clockmaker'

Bibliographic Record
Author: Robert Carmichael-Smyth
Title: A Letter from Major Robert Carmichael-Smyth to His Friend, the Author of 'The Clockmaker'
Language: English
PG eText ID: 25075
Publication Date: 15/Apr/2008

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Friday, December 14, 2007

The New York and Albany Post Road

Bibliographic Record
Author: Charles Gilbert Hine
Title: The New York and Albany Post Road. From Kings Bridge to "The Ferry at Crawlier, over against Albany," Being an Account of a Jaunt on Foot Made at Sundry Convenient Times between May and November, Nineteen Hundred and Five
Language: English
PG eText ID: 23857
Publication Date: 14/Dec/2007

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Thursday, December 13, 2007

Canadian Postal Guide

Bibliographic Record
Author: John Dewé
Title: Canadian Postal Guide
Language: English
PG eText ID: 23852
Publication Date: 13/Dec/2007

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Sunday, September 30, 2007

The Postal Service of the United States in Connection with the Local History of Buffalo

Bibliographic Record
Author: Thomas Blossom and Nathan Kelsey Hall
Title: The Postal Service of the United States in Connection with the Local History of Buffalo
Language: English
PG eText ID: 22812
Publication Date: 30/Sep/2007

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