Tag Archives: literature

UK FDC: Shakespeare

FDC: Shakespeare

This elegant cover from Royal Mail commemorates the work of William Shakespeare, one of England’s greatest poets. The 10 stamps on the cover feature quotations from his plays and poems.

Stamp Weapons of Victory Russia 2010 2x2

Cover and Stamps: Weapons of Victory – Soviet WWII Tanks

This is my first cover from Russia. I think it is a prepaid aerogramme with additional postage to cover items enclosed in the aerogramme.

Stamps Cover FDC UK 2015-01-06 Alice In Wonderland featured

FDC: Alice in Wonderland

This beautifully illustrated cover from Royal Mail in the United Kingdom commemorates the novel Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll.

Jane Austen UK 2013

FDC: Jane Austen

This FDC from Royal Mail commemorates the bicentenary of the publication of Pride and Prejudice, by Jane Austen. The stamps are illustrated with scenes from six of Austen’s novels.