PHILA HISTORICA Nr. 4/2019 erschienen!

PHILA HISTORICA Nr. 4/2019 erschienen!

(pcp-wm) Nahezu pünktlich zum Jahreswechsel erschien auch die vierte Ausgabe dieses kostenlosen digitalen Magazins, das Interessenten unter www.philahistorica.de herunterladen können. Dieses Mal sind es fast 290 Seiten (!), die interessierte Leser zur Philatelie- und...
Freedom of the press – a precious commodity

Freedom of the press – a precious commodity

(aijp/pcp-wm) On 2 January 2020, Deutsche Post issued a special stamp on the subject of “Freedom of the press”, which was long overdue in view of the events taking place around the world. Year after year, journalists are hindered, persecuted, arrested and...
Retro is on – a new MICHEL album

Retro is on – a new MICHEL album

(pcp-wm) As is well known, MICHEL always has his ear to the ground and picks up on trends that he knows how to translate into independent, sometimes unusual productions. This is also the case with a new stock book from the publishing house. Now, stockbooks are truly...

German literature exhibitors present at LONDON 2020

(pcp-wm) The Chairman of the Organising Committee, Frank Walton, announced that the literature class at the exhibition LONDON 2020 would probably be the largest ever at this event. The number of registrations received by the end of 2019 should have confirmed his...
NEW REPORTS Dr. Andreas Birken: Hyderabad

NEW REPORTS Dr. Andreas Birken: Hyderabad

(pcp-wm) This study by the author, who died a few weeks ago, was recently published as Research Report 7 of the Research Association for India and South Asia in the BDPh e. V. After Research Report No. 6 (“The Postage Stamps of Bhopal 1872-1908”), Birkens...
Loss of an expertise shipment

Loss of an expertise shipment

(pcp-wm) As reported by a German auction house, some valuable pieces have been lost in the mail on their way to the examiner. Since it cannot be ruled out that the theft is involved, eligible circles are asked for attention and support. It concerns 13 pieces from the...
AIJP Executive Board supports IBRA 2021 in Essen as congress venue

AIJP Executive Board supports IBRA 2021 in Essen as congress venue

(pcp-wm) At the end of November 2019, the AIJP Board unanimously decided to propose IBRA 2021 as the venue for its 2021 Congress at the upcoming London Congress in May 2020. The choice was either Essen or NOTOS 2021 in Athens, both events and venues that would be very...