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Literature

Alcock, R. and Holland, F, British Postmarks; A Short History and Guide, 1960.
Alcock, R. and Holland, F. The Maltese Cross Cancellations of the United Kingdom,  1970, 2nd rev edition.
Alcock, R. and Holland, F. The Postmarks of Great Britain and Ireland, Being A Survey of British Postmarks From 1660 to 1940, 1940.
Alcock, R. Scots Local Cancellations Illustrated, 1854-1860, 1984.
Alderson, F. The Comic Postcard in English Life, 1970.
Annand, W. Christmas Charity Posts; the First Decade: 1981-1990, 1993.
Arnot, J. The Brunswick Star with Notes on the "Pillar Stamp Duplex Obliterator, no date.
Baines, J. Hastings and the Royal Mail, 1951.
Baldwin, N. Fifty Years of British Air Mails 1911-1960, 1961.
Batchelor, L. Pre-Victorian Stamps and Franks, 1971.
Beith, R, Scottish Air Mails 1919-1979, 1981.
Bodily, R., Jarvis, C. and Hahn, C. British Pictorial Envelopes of the 19th Century 1984.
Britannia Stamp Bureau, Acts of Parliament Relating to the Post Office From 9 Anne to 7 and 8 Victoria, 1710-1844, 1844, 1977 Reprint edition.
British Parliament. Additional Article to the Postal Convention For the 17th February, 1876 Between Great Britain and Belgium, 1887.
Britnor, L. and Latham, A. An Introduction to the Postal History of Reigate, Redhill and District, no date.
Brumell, G. A Short Account of the Franking System in the Post Office 1652-1840, 1936.
Brumell, G. British Post Office Numbers, 1844-1906, 1971.
Buckley, E. and Ward, R. Sheffield Postal History From Earliest Times to 1850, 1969.
Buckley, E. Wakefield Postal History, 1971.
Champness, M. Saffron Walden; Some Aspects of the Postal History of an Essex Market Town, 1969.
Chapman, K. British Post Office Numbers by County,
Clarkson, H. and Versey, H. Leeds Postal History to 1858, 1970.
Cohen, S. Collecting British Squared Circle Postmarks, 1987.
Cohen, S. London Fancy Geometric Postmarks (Early Combined Dates and Obliterators of 1880-1900), 1984.
Cohen, S. Squared Circle Postmarks of the London Suburban District Offices, 1983.
Crouch, G. and Hill, N. British Army Field Post Offices 1939-1950: Locations and Assignments, 1951.
Current, T. Numeral Cancels of England 1844-1906, no date.
Current, T. Numeral Cancels of Ireland 1844-1906, no date.
Current, T. Numeral Cancels of Scotland From 1844, no date.
Current, T. Numeral Cancels of Wales 1844-1906, no date.
Danzig, R. and Goldsmith, D. Cancellations of the 1841 Penny Red, 1991.
Dewey, A. Meter Stamps of Great Britain and Ireland (Erie), 1966.
Dibden, W. Early Stamp Machines, 1964.
Dibden, W. Leicester and the Posts, 1966.
Dibden, W. Squared Circle Postmarks, 1964.
Dibden, W. Squared Circle Postmarks, 1974.
Dibden, W. The Newspaper Branch Killers, 1957.
Dibden, W. The Post Office 1635-1720, 1960.
Dibden, W. The Slogan Postmarks of the 1924/1925 Empire Exhibition in Great Britain, 1959.
Dibden, W. The Stamps and Postmarks of the 1924/1925 Empire Exhibition, 1959.
Dobbs, M. British Force Machine Postmarks 1940-1983, 1983.
Durham, J. Telegraphs in Victorian London, 1959.
Ellis, C. Post Office in the Eighteenth Century; A Study in Administrative History, 1958.
Entwistle, C. A. A Brief Outline of the British Army Postal Services During World War I, no date.
Evans, E. and Richards, J. A Social History of Britain in Postcards 1870-1930, 1980.
Gladstone, E. Great Britain's First Postage Stamp, 1924; (William Dockwra and the London Penny Post).
Green, B. I've Lost My Little Willie! A Celebration of Comic Postcards, 1976.
Greenwood, J. Newspapers and the Post Office 1635-1834, 1971.
Haldane, A. Three Centuries of Scottish Posts; An Historical Survey to 1836, 1971.
Hall, A. The Post Office At Nottingham, 1947.
Heath, John M. British Postal Agencies in Mexico City, Vera Cruz and Tampico, 1825-1876, 1974.
Hendy, J. History of the Early Postmarks of the British Isles, 1905.
Hewlett, M. Picton's Philatelic Handbook No 1: A Provisional Guide to the Valuation of the Numeral Cancellations of the British Isles, 1979.
Hewlett, M. Picton's Priced Catalogue of British Pictorial Postcards and Postmarks, 1894-1939, 1978. 5th edition.
Hill, C. Scotland in Stamps; A Guide to the Postal History, Postage Stamps and Postmarks of Scotland, 1972.
Hill, H. Rowland Hill and the Fight for Penny Post, 1940.
Hill, N. The Railway Travelling Post Offices of Great Britain and Ireland 1838-1975, 1977.
Hobbs, J, Postmarks of Worthing 1807-1987, 1987.
Hodgson, K. and Sedgewick, W. The Scottish Additional Halfpenny Mail Tax 1813-1839, 1974.
Holt, T. and V. Picture Postcards of the Golden Age, A Collector's Guide, 1971.
Holt, T. and V. Till the Boys Come Home; the Picture Postcards of the First World War, 1977.
Hosking, R. and Cockrill, P. Cross-channel and North Sea Shipping Services Part 2, Cockrill #60, no date.
Huggins, A, British Postal Stationery, 1970. 1st edition.
Hunt, B. and Cockrill, P. The Cross-channel Services Part 1: Southampton - Channel Islands - Havre Routes to 1940, Cockrill #42, no date.
Johnson, L. The Posts of Essex, 1969.
Joyce, H. History of the Post Office From its Establishment Down to 1836, 1893.
King, M. Newark on Trent, A History of its Post to 1908, 1985.
Kirk, R. British Maritime Postal History, Volume 2; P and O Lines to the Far East, (the history of the Peninsular and Oriental Steam Navigation Co. in the Far East up to 1914), no date.
Lee, O. British Forces Air Mail Letter Cards and Air Letters 1941-1977, 1983.
Littleton, F. The Liverpool Register of British and Foreign Merchant Shipping for the Year Ending 1842, 1843.
Llandudno Coaching and Carriage Co, Illustrated Coaching Guide to North Wales, 1903.
Lovegrove, J. Herewith My Frank, 1987. 2nd edition.
Mackay, J, the Postal History of Glasgow, 1984.
Mackay, J. Eire: the Story of Eire and Her Stamps, 1968.
Mackay, J. St Kilda; It's Posts and Communications, 1963.
Mackay, J. The Circular Name Stamps of Scotland, 1978.
Mackay, J. The Skeleton Postmarks of Scotland, 1978.
Meredith, C. Scots Local Cancellations, 1953. 1st edition.
Meredith, C. Scots Local Cancellations, 1963. 2nd edition.
Meredith, C. Scots Local Cancellations: "Matched Pairs", A Review of the Alternative Types, 1950 (circa).
Muggleton, D. A Postal History of Cambridge, 1970.
Newall, A. British External Airmails Until 1934, 1987.
Parmenter, J, et al. Barred Numeral Cancellations Volume Three: England - Essex to Kent, 1985.
Parmenter, J. and Goodman, M. Barred Numeral Cancellations Volume Two: England - Bedfordshire to Durham, 1985.
Parmenter, J. Barred Numeral Cancellations Volume One: Wales, 1985.
Parmenter, J. et al. Barred Numeral Cancellations Volume Four: England - Lancashire to Nottinghamshire, 1986.
Parsons, C. et al. Local Publicity Slogan Postmarks, 1970.
Parsons, C. et al. Slogan Postmarks of the United Kingdom: 1917-69, 1974.
Peach, J. U. K. Machine Marks; An Illustrated List of Marks Made by Rapid Cancelling Machines, 1982.
Peachey, C. First Day of Issue Postmarks 1963-1970, 1971. 26 p.
Pearson, G. Special Event Postmarks of the United Kingdom 1851-1973, 1973.
Post Office Dept (GB). Postal Addresses and Index to Postcode Directories September 1976, 1976.
Postmaster General (GB). Fifth Report of the Postmaster General on the Post Office; 1859, 1859.
Postmaster General (GB). First Report of the Postmaster General on the Post Office; 1854, 1854.
Postmaster General (GB). Fourth Report of the Postmaster General on the Post Office; 1858, 1858.
Postmaster General (GB). Post Office Guide: Jul 1930, 1930.
Postmaster General (GB). Post Office Guide: Jul 1st to Sept 30, 1912, 1912.
Postmaster General (GB). Post Office Guide: July 1966, 1966.
Postmaster General (GB). Post Offices in the United Kingdom and the Irish Republic (Excluding London Postal Area: May 1976, 1976.
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Postmaster General (GB). Reports of the Postmaster General on the Post Office; 1871-1876, 1871-1876.
Postmaster General (GB). Second Report of the Postmaster General on the Post Office; 1856, 1856.
Postmaster General (GB). Sixth Report of the Postmaster General on the Post Office; 1860, 1860.
Postmaster General (GB). The Post Office; An Historical Summary, 1911.
Postmaster General (GB). Third Report of the Postmaster General on the Post Office; 1857, 1857.
Proud, Edward B. Postmarks of the Date Impression Books, Post Office Records Section 2, Volumes 3 and 4, 1983.
Proud, Edward B. Postmarks of the Date Impression Books, Post Office Records, Section 3, Volumes 5 and 6, 1984.
Proud, Edward B. The Postal History of the Naval and R.A.F. Postal Services, 1992.
Raife, W. and Wellsted, H. Postmarks of the Date Impression Books; Post Office Records, 1825-1841, (Section 1), 1979.
Robertson, A. A History of Ship Letters of the British Isles, An Encyclopaedia of Maritime Postal History, 1956/1964. Reprint edition.
Robertson, A. A History of Ship Letters of the British Isles, An Encyclopaedia of Maritime Postal History, 1956/1964.
Robertson, A. Great Britain: Post Roads - Post Towns - Postal Rates, 1635-1839, 1961.
Robertson, A. The Ship Letter Stamps of Liverpool 1781-1900, 1953.
Robinson, H. Carrying British Mails Overseas, 1964.
Robinson, H. The British Post Office; A History, 1948.
Rogers-Tillstone, B. The Royal Philatelic Society, London, 1869-1969, 1969.
Salles, R. La Poste Maritime Francaise, Tome VIII, Les Marques D'echange Franco-Britaniques, 1843-48, 1972.
Salles, R. La Poste Maritime Francaise, Tome VIII, Les Marques D'echange Franco-Britaniques, 1843-48, 1972, 1992 reprint edition.
Sharpin, I. and Williams, C. A Postal History of Eastbourne 1750-1972, 1972.
Shelley, R. British Legion in Spain During the First Carlist War 1832-1839, 1975. Spanish Philatelic Soc. Bulletin #4.
Siggers, J. Wiltshire and its Postmarks, 1982.
Smith, J. IPM Catalogue of Picture Postcards and Year Book 1982, 1987. 13th edition.
Smith, P. Bishop's Stortford; An Outline Postal History, no date.
Staff, F. The Penny Post, 1680-1918, 1964.
Stirling, D. Alnis Guide No. 8: A Treatise on the 1971 Postal Strike Stamps of Scotland, 1989.
Stone, J. The Inland Posts (1392-1672); A Calendar of Historical Documents, 1987.
Strange, A. List of Books on the Postal History, Postmarks and Adhesive Postage and Revenue Stamps of Great Britain, 1971. 2nd edition.
Swan, V. The British Specialist No. 4: British Slogan Cancellations 1917-1958, 1958. 2nd revised edition.
Times Publishing Co. Red and Black, the Duty and Postage Stamps Impressed on Newspapers 1712-1870 and on "The Times" Or its Postal Wrappers 1785 to 1962, 1962.
Todd, T. William Dockwra and the Rest of the Undertakers; the Story of the London Penny Post, 1680-1682, 1952.
Tombs, R. The Bristol Royal Mail, 1905 (circa).
Traill, R. and Holland, F. The Sideways Duplex Cancellations of England and Wales, 1975.
Vallancey, F. British Postmarks, with Reference to the "1844" and Subsequent Numbered Obliterations, 1935. 1st edition.
Viner, G. The Postal History of Chichester, 1635-1900, 1965.
Ward, R. The Postal History of Bridlington and Bridlington Quay, 1967.
Ward, R. The Postal History of Upper Wharfedale Ilkley and Otley, 1972.
Watson, V. and Bolckow, G. The Postal History and Postal Markings of Stockton-on-tees (Including Thornaby-on-tees), 1961.
Willcocks, R. and Sedgewick, W. The Spoon Experiment 1853-1858, 1980.
Willcocks, R. England's Postal History to 1840 with Notes on Scotland, Wales and Ireland, 1975.
Willcocks, R. The Postal History of Great Britain and Ireland, 1972. 1st edition.
Willcocks, R. The Postal History of Great Britain and Ireland, 1980. 2nd edition.
Williams, C. A Story of the Post of Hailsham A Market Town of Sussex Since 1252, no date.
Wilson, H. T.P.O.; History of the Travelling Post Offices of Great Britain; Part 1: England - "The Specials" and Associated T.P.O.'s, 1971.