LONDON 2020 – Corona Virus

LONDON 2020 – Corona Virus

(fw/pcp) The Chairman of the Organising Committee of LONDON 2020, Frank Walton, announced this on 27.2.2020: “I have been receiving several emails from around the world from people who are understandably concerned about the risk from the CoronaVirus. The London 2020...
NEW BOOK: Pragya Kothari Jain: Gems of Indian Philately

NEW BOOK: Pragya Kothari Jain: Gems of Indian Philately

(pcp-wm) The title of this English-language book already sounds promising, for it promises the reader “Gems of Philately of India”. The author, son of the renowned Indian philatelist Pradib Jain, fulfils this promise in a remarkable way. Indeed, Indian...
London 2020: Something for every collector

London 2020: Something for every collector

(London/pcp) Every London international stamp exhibition has historically attracted many of the best exhibits from across the world, and this is certainly true of London 2020. Regrettably, the organisers have had to turn down many top class exhibits but hope that the...
Dr Wolf Hess: Postal History London

Dr Wolf Hess: Postal History London

(pcp-wm) In April and July 1994 Dr Wolf Hess published a postal history of London in two parts. At that time he stated that this publication was the first in German language on this highly complex subject. It was the result of Hess’s own long years of study of...