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When buying stamps online, sometimes you receive your purchase in a plain cover, perhaps with an unadorned printed postage label. And sometimes your purchase arrives in a great cover like this.
This cover from Royal Mail commemorates Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II in the year that she became the longest serving British monarch and approaches 64 years on the throne.
This cover from Malaysia commemorates the Installation of Paduka Seri Sultan Perak XXXV Sultan Nazrin Muizzuddin Shah.
This cover from Royal Mail features an unusual topic: comedy, represented by 10 comedians and comedy teams from the United Kingdom.
This is my first cover from India on this site.
Here is another great biographical issue from Royal Mail, marking the centenary of 10 Remarkable Lives. The people on these stamps were all born in 1914, and each went on to become a luminary in their field.
This FDC from Royal Mail commemorates the lives of 10 great Britons from all aspects of society.