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Sunday, January 23, 2011

STAMPS BOOKLET By - Dr.Satyendra Kumar Agrawal

First Booklet issued in 1895
In India from last few years, release of Stamps Booklets with privately printed covers became a fashion on any philatelic event by Philatelic Societies and organizations. Looking at the great economical prospects, eminent philatelist also joined hand with dealer in such issuance and making money, selling such Bogus Booklets as high as 5-6 times the face value of the stamps included in these booklets. Reputed print and net media are also publicising in their own way responsible for sale. In this article, I tried to introduce this important philatelic element in detail, may be useful for our exhibitors seeking for higher awards.
Read More in Issue No.52 of "ITS Stamp News"

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