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Newfoundland Miscellanea

In many ways Newfoundland is a most exciting philatelic area. Some of the classic issues are rarities (many have unfortunately been forged).

Later issues frequently have most interesting designs featuring Newfoundland's history, natural surroundings and economic activities.

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“Stamp Collecting dispels boredom, enlarges our vision


Postal History


Stamps of the Czech Republic: Owls Issue (2015)

Philately keeps me Company in Old Age

Stamps of Hungary: Flowers Issue (2015)

Stamps of Jordan: Butterflies Issue (2007)

King Simeon II of Bulgaria (Video)

We are currently working on a series of articles on kings of various Balkan states between the wars. Simeon was the last of the Bulgarian tsars and this video should be of interest to those who have seen the young Simeon on Bulgarian stamps of the 1940s.

Stamps of Ireland: Eileen Gray Architect & Designer (2015)

Stamps of Croatia: Nazi Occupation (1941-2)

Latvia Air Stamps (1932)