Stamp Collector February 2019
2 magazines for the price of 1! Includes both Stamp Collector and Coin Collector magazines! Stamp mistakes and mishaps explained, the history of Swedish stamps including an exclusive competition, plus a collecting guide to Angola's bird stamps
On Sale: 11/01/2019
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What's in this Issue?
February’s issue of STAMP COLLECTOR features a ‘2 magazines for the price of 1’ offer, with issue 3 of Coin Collector included with all copies.
Inside the new-look stamp collecting magazine we take a look at ‘Design errors you can afford’ recounting many the mistakes, misspellings and mishaps that have created a wealth of intriguing stamps to add to a collection.
The popular Celebrated Sets’ guide this month focuses on Angola’s beautiful birds set of 1951, providing the background, issue details and catalogue values of this 'thematic classic’.
As we look ahead to the Stockholmia philatelic exhibition, we chart the history of Swedish stamps and also offer an exclusive competition to win every Swedish special stamp issued in 2018.
For collectors of Commonwealth stamps, we have an intriguing feature from the British Library Philatelic Collections, describing how the colonial badge of Barbados has evolved on stamps over the years.
Our Stamp Showcase, in association with the ABPS, highlights a reader’s remarkable collection of ‘Scottish Islands’ which covers everything from early covers sent to the north, to rocket mail, and modern stamps featuring the region’s rugged landscapes.
With a guide to collecting Helvetia on stamps, thematics pieces including 'castles and palaces’ and ’silence' on stamps, more market insight and news, new issues, auction results and so much more, February’s STAMP COLLECTOR is set to be hugely popular!