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development of rates of postage

an historical and analytical study

by A. D. Smith

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Published by G. Allen & Unwin ltd. in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Postal rates

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby A. D. Smith, with an introduction by the Right Hon. Herbert Samuel.
    SeriesStudies in economics and political science ... no. 50 in the series of monographs by writers connected with the London school of economics and political science
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHE6125 .S6
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 431 p.
    Number of Pages431
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6605157M
    LC Control Number18002506
    OCLC/WorldCa5869285

    The postal system of the People's Republic of China was established as the General Postal Administration in Beijing in , growing out of the posts that had been operating for several years in the liberated areas. Development was slow; by there was . A postage stamp is a small piece of paper issued by a post office, postal administration, or other authorized vendors to customers who pay postage (the cost involved in moving, insuring, or registering mail), who then affix the stamp to the face or address-side of any item of mail — an envelope or other postal cover (e.g., packet, box, mailing cylinder) — that they wish to send.

    Postal history is the study of postal systems and how they operate and, or, the study of the use of postage stamps and covers and associated postal artifacts illustrating historical episodes in the development of postal systems. The term is attributed to Robson Lowe, a professional philatelist, stamp dealer and stamp auctioneer, who made the first organised study of the subject in the s. Certified mail — $ (old rate, $) Media mail (1-pound piece) — $ (old rate, $) For more detail about the postage rate reductions, including other categories of postage rates being reduced, see the USPS Excel spreadsheet. Pitney Bowes also has created a concise rate chart you can view at a glance. Implications of the Postage.

    British Civilian Postage Rates of the 20th Century by Michael Furfie Simply a book you need to get if you collect 20th century GB postal history. Extremely useful; manages to pack a huge amount of information into about 60 pages, and as an A5 publication with card covers it's small and light enough to slip into a bag and take to fairs. Calculate postage costs and delivery time estimates. Save up to 35% on same major-city sending, and up to 25% on international sending, with MyPost Business. Eligibility criteria apply Get tailored shipping solutions, including freight management, with an eParcel contract.


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