See ordering instructions below.A New Publication
from the Collectors Club

The Postal History of Costa Rica to 1883
by Richard C. Frajola and Frederick R. Mayer

Release date August 2008

Book details:

  • 200 pages, hard bound, full color

  • Includes tracing of all reported postal markings in the period as well as images of free mail cachets

  • Chapter on Interior mails with many of the most stunning covers illustrated

  • Chapter on Exterior mails, including combination covers, all illustrated and analyzed in detail

  • Census lists all the exterior covers in the Mayer collection

  • Includes overview of the various mail routes

  • A summary of 1863 stamp issue

  • Post Offices of Costa Rica

Ordering Instructions

The book is available from the Collectors Club for $50, plus $5 postage and handling, for U.S. addresses. (For overseas shipping, contact the Executive Secretar y for shipping charges.).  Members of Collectors Club qualify for 10% discount.

To place an order, contact the Executive Secretary at:

Collectors Club
22 East 35th Street
New York, NY 10016

Phone: (212) 683-0559