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THE MAIL-COACH MEN. Of The Late Eighteenth Century.

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THE MAIL-COACH MEN. Of The Late Eighteenth Century.

by Vale, Edmund

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  • Hardcover
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David & Charles: /Augustus M. Kelley:, 1968. First published in 1960, this book is a reprint from 1968, 300 pages, illustrated. "The service was the brainchild of John Palmer, a theatre proprietor who realized that mail-coaches, properly organized and run to a strict time schedule, would be much more efficient than the illiterate and often dishonest postboys on whom the country (UK) had previously had to depend for the delivery of its mails." FINE HARDCOVER, VERY GOOD- DUST JACKET.. Hard Cover. Fine/Very Good-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

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Bookseller
PASCALE'S BOOKS US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
024148
Title
THE MAIL-COACH MEN. Of The Late Eighteenth Century.
Author
Vale, Edmund
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Fine
Jacket condition
Very Good-
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
David & Charles: /Augustus M. Kelley:
Date Published
1968
Keywords
Mail-Coaches,, Mail Men, Mail Delivery, United Kingdom Mail Coaches, English History
Size
8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

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Pascale's Books is a mail order business, specializing in scholarly non-fiction books in many subjects, such as American law, sociology, technology, architecture, aviation, astronomy and more. The more unique the better. Content and condition are both equally important to me as a bookseller. I have over 35 years experience buying and selling books and ephemera.
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