The complete guide to stamps & stamp collecting : the ultimate illustrated reference to over 3000 of the world's best stamps, and a professional guide to starting and perfecting a spectacular collection / James Mackay.
Publication year: 2011
Publisher: London : Southwater,
ISBN: 9781844768578 (pbk.) : 1844768570 (pbk.) :
This is a guide to embarking on, and getting the very most out of, the world's most popular hobby, with countless examples of and stories about rare, vivid and historical stamps spanning almost two centuries, plus advice on price and guidance about acquistion.
256 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), col. port. ; 22 cm.