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...

Discovering YOUTUBE can be an experience!

(pcp-wm) Kjell Wikander is a collector from Sweden. He has a passion: he likes to film. Furthermore, he is a philatelist. So what could be more natural for him than to share his films with peers? YouTube is the ideal platform for him. He made over 30 films from last...
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...