THE POSTAGE STAMPS AND POSTAL HISTORY OF BRITISH GUIANA, W.A. Townsend & F.G. Howe, 1970 (hardback w/dustjacket and original box)
Number 71 in a limited edition of 500
A superb example of the very scarce Royal Philatelic Society London 1970 publication, limited to 500 copies, of which this is number 71), in burgundy cloth with gilt lettering on black to both spine and front cover, page edges gilted, measures about 11 ¼ x 9 inches. 424pp.
Illustrated in b/w and a few plates in colour including the frontispiece. The book is in fine/excellent condition throughout, very well preserved by its original outer box, where "No 71" is written in pencil, and the original all-white dustjacket protecting the hardback book itself.