'ATES OF REFORM' by Rex Clark. A guide to High Postage Rates in Great Britain and their Reform, 1812-1840. 262 pages - contents: From Vindolanda to Waterloo; The High Rates Period 1812-1839; Hints of Change; The Interim Uniform Fourpenny Post; The Uniform Penny Post and Cover Stories or 'Always read the letter'. Recommended for those who wish to understand postal rates with fine illustrations of many covers of the rate changes. (Ref 78624).