Perfect bound. The standard plate number reference for all United States and overprinted Possessions postage, revenue and back of the book stamps listed in theScott Specialized catalog. Includes full-color illustrations of marginal markings and data on coil, sheet and booklets, 442 pages, 8.5 x 11.
The book focuses on the stamps and their closely associated collection cards and booklets. Background information is provided to understand the operation of these systems from its beginning in 1910 to an eventual demise in 1970. The book covers essays, proofs, sheet stamps, booklets and coils, as well as official mail stamps and stationery. Illustrated in full color; 245 pages (2012), Paperbound, 6×9.