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2 edition of design and production of postage stamps. found in the catalog.

design and production of postage stamps.

David Gentleman

design and production of postage stamps.

by David Gentleman

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Published .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Paginationp. 30-37
Number of Pages37
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19557667M

To cheer up everyone upset over the Tokyo Olympics postponement we present something else eagerly awaited and Japanese: limited edition stamps devoted to everyone's favourite manga kids hero. First announced in , this year will finally see two Doraemon stamp sets from Japan Post, as celebrating a half century of Fujiko Fujio's beloved creation. Signed postage stamp, 1½" X 1", n.p., n.y. Fine. Mint example of the "Lewis and Clark Expedition" three-cent U.S. postage stamp, which depicts the explorers standing in front of their boat along a rugged coastline and is printed entirely in brown.

Definitive 1st and 2nd class stamps feature the classic design of the Queen and can be purchased individually or in bulk at Post Offices across the UK or online. Special or commemorative stamps have evolved to reflect our nation’s important occasions, events and interests.   Of course, the available production equipment determines what can be achieved in final designs. What used to require manual printing presses now utilizes more automated machinery. Today, with the aid of computerized equipment, more minute details can be reproduced on the tiny canvas that is the final postage stamp.

The second book in the Kat Ran Essays in Philatelics series, _ Eric Gill: Notes on Postage Stamps_, provides interesting insight into the history of Gill’s not-so-successful career as a stamp designer. The essay is relatively short, spanning about 20 pages, but does an excellent job of illustrating Gill’s stamp designs, as well as his. the Graphics Philately Association (GPA). The GPA: What is it? The Graphics Philately Association is an informal, non-profit organization of people who have a mutual interest in the history of graphic communications as represented on stamps and other philatelic materials. Some of the members of the Association are professionals in the.


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Aniline inks are very sensitive and may dissolve in water or.Any postage stamp issued for something other than regular postage. BOB comes from the Scott catalog policy of listing regular postage stamps first followed by other stamps listed with a letter-prefixed catalog number.

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