POSTAGE ACT, 1840. 16127



An Act for the Regulation of the Duties of Postage. Printed Act. 32 pp. 12 x 7 inches, in good condition, stitched (disbound from a larger volume of Acts). London, 10 August 1840 An important original Act, covering many subjects including postal rates, weight limitations, inland, colonial and foreign letters, ship letters, Parliamentary proceedings, Stamped Covers, underpaid letters, Forging or fraudulently using Dies or Plates, Contracts for paper, Money Orders, Registration, etc.