Stamps, philately

    History of Victorian Postage

    By Gerard Cheshire

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    Gerard Cheshire explores the fascinating world of Victorian postage.

    Postage Stamp Designs: From Kafka to Loriot

    By Hans G Schmitz

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    Post Book

    By Vincent Schouberechts

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    Illustrated overview of the history of the postal service, centred around the birth of the European post 500 years ago. Aimed at both philatelists and history enthusiasts, the historical story is told with drama, interesting facts and anecdotes.

    European Stamp Issues of the Second World War

    By David Parker

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    Today, European nations still use stamps to commemorate aspects of a nation's culture, history and achievements. During the Second World War, however, stamps were considered far more important in conveying political and ideological messages about their country's change in fortunes - whether it was as triumphant occupier, willing or unwilling...

    Every Stamp Tells a Story

    By Cheryl Ganz

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    Every stamp and piece of mail tells a story. In fact, each often tells multiple stories, ranging from concept to art design to production to usage, often with tales of politics, history, technology, biography, genealogy, economics, geography, disaster, and triumph. The lens of philately offers a fresh and engaging story...

    Collect British Stamps: Stanley Gibbons Stamp Catalogue: 2013

    By Stanley Gibbons

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    The Wild Duck Chase: Inside the Strange and Wonderful World of the Federal Duck Stamp Contest

    By Martin J. Smith

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    The strange and unpredictable world of competitive duck painting--and the Federal Duck Stamp's efforts to save wildlife habitats.

    British Stamp Market Values: 2013

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    How to Identify Stamps

    By Stanley Gibbons

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