London 2022 Newsletter No. 22: Moving Forward!

London 2022 Newsletter No. 22: Moving Forward!

The UK Government has made several important changes in the last week regarding COVID-19. The stance taken, particularly in England, is to acknowledge that the virus is here to stay, and that society must adapt to learn to live with it. Just about all large-scale...
All about Danish bi-coloured postal stationery 1871 – 1905

All about Danish bi-coloured postal stationery 1871 – 1905

Postal stationery of Denmark – the bi-coloured issue 1871 – 1905 by Lars Engelbrecht. 848 pages in two volumes. ISBN 978-87-971441-3-8. Price USD 98, available at www.postalstationery.dk The bi-coloured postal stationery of Denmark emerged in a period when...
Jean-Baptiste Charcot, « the Polar Gentleman »

Jean-Baptiste Charcot, « the Polar Gentleman »

KAHN, Serge, Jean-Baptiste Charcot en Antartique, dont le courrier façonne l’histoire / Jean-Baptiste Charcot in the Antartic Whose Mail Documents Its History. Bilingual edition. 272 pages, size 24.5 x 32.6 cm, colour illustrations; clothbound hardcover, thread...
Jean-Baptiste Charcot, « the Polar Gentleman »

AEP awards 2021

In an online vote, the board of the European Academy of Philately (AEP) has chosen the recipients of the 2021 awards. POST HORN by editor Claudio Manzati (Italy) was selected as the best magazine. The Literature Award goes to Serge Kahn (France) for his work...
OPUS XXI

OPUS XXI

Académie Européenne de Philatélie, OPUS XXI. L’Allemagne et ses colonies. Germany and its colonies. 2021, A-4, 248 pages, colour illustrations. Softcover. Price 50 € incl. postage. ISBN 9-789082-398786. Send orders to: Patrick Maselis. E-mail: info@maselis.be...
Contact to philatelic journalists in Israel

Contact to philatelic journalists in Israel

The “Design Center for the Production of African Stamps and Security Papers” operated in Israel in the 1960s under the leadership of Abraham Eylon at the Government Printer in Tel Aviv. At this institution stamps for Guinea, Burundi, Haiti, Ghana, Togo,...
Revised IREX for LONDON 2022 is published

Revised IREX for LONDON 2022 is published

The LONDON 2022 International Stamp Exhibition will take place at the Business Design Centre in London from 19th – 26th February 2022. A revised IREX containing the latest information on the exhibition has just been published and is available...
FEPA will award a new medal for the best philatelic website

FEPA will award a new medal for the best philatelic website

In the last year there has been a tremendous expansion in the use of on-line facilities to enable philatelic activities to continue in the face of the draconian restrictions imposed around the world to combat the Coronavirus pandemic. Exhibitions, meetings, auctions...