Royal Mail Stamps (with signed letter)
A survey of British stamp design, with letters from Stuart Rose and Peter Shrives
First edition, hardback in dustwrapper. 25 × 18cm, 125pp .
This copy has a typed note signed by Stuart Rose loosely inserted to someone involved the Philympia stamp exhibition of 1970, as well as a typed letter signed from Peter Shrives, a designer and technical illustrator, and one other.
An illustrated study of British stamp design. The author worked in stamp design from the 1960s and became the first Design Director at the Post Office in 1968.
The book itself is in good condition with clean pages and secure binding. The dustwrapper is a little edgeworn and has some marking to the covers but remains attractive.