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USA 554~684 lot of used stamps (1923-1930)
USA 554~684 lot of used stamps (1923-1930)
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1912 Italy RHODES Sc # 12 Sass 4  MH
1912 Italy RHODES Sc # 12 Sass 4 MH
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NORFOLK IS 1982 RNZAF Fighter Squadron signed commem cover.................56583
NORFOLK IS 1982 RNZAF Fighter Squadron signed commem cover.................56583
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DAHOMEY C59 (Mi323) - Idaho '67 World Boy Scout Jamboree "Airmail" (pa77805)
DAHOMEY C59 (Mi323) - Idaho '67 World Boy Scout Jamboree "Airmail" (pa77805)
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USA  3325-3328a   American Glass,  33ct VFMNH block of four,  1999
USA 3325-3328a American Glass, 33ct VFMNH block of four, 1999
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1929 NY,  US Air Mail to Germany,  Catapult   Katapultflug,  S. S. Bremen #C11 PB 4
1929 NY, US Air Mail to Germany, Catapult Katapultflug, S. S. Bremen #C11 PB 4
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Canal Zone Scott #48 Mount Hope Overprint  Var. Used Stamp w APS Cert (#CZ48-2)
Canal Zone Scott #48 Mount Hope Overprint Var. Used Stamp w APS Cert (#CZ48-2)
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Australia 1994 Kangaroos and Koalas 1R Booklet ($4.50) O PT - B177E(1)
Australia 1994 Kangaroos and Koalas 1R Booklet ($4.50) O PT - B177E(1)
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#RO179P3 UNION MATCH Co. INDIA ON CARD SUPERB CV $300 BT3893
#RO179P3 UNION MATCH Co. INDIA ON CARD SUPERB CV $300 BT3893
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1896 New York CDS,  SPECIAL DELIVERY to DANBURY CT,  2c Postage Due SC #J39,  #E5!
1896 New York CDS, SPECIAL DELIVERY to DANBURY CT, 2c Postage Due SC #J39, #E5!
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USA  3330  Billy Mitchell,   55 ct plate block VFMNH S A ,  B11111,  1999
USA 3330 Billy Mitchell, 55 ct plate block VFMNH S A , B11111, 1999
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{BJ Stamps}   3956b ~ Booklet of 20 ~ 37c  2005 Christmas Cookies  cat 36.50
{BJ Stamps} 3956b ~ Booklet of 20 ~ 37c 2005 Christmas Cookies cat 36.50
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Canada Mint Stamp Block #53 Blk 6 MH
Canada Mint Stamp Block #53 Blk 6 MH
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ARMENIA sc#368 (1922) PART GUM MH
ARMENIA sc#368 (1922) PART GUM MH
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USA  3332  UPU,  Universal Postal Union,  45 ct MNH plate block of six,  P111,  1999
USA 3332 UPU, Universal Postal Union, 45 ct MNH plate block of six, P111, 1999
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USA 2 FOREVER BOOKLETS - MNH -  STARTS BELOW FACE VALUE
USA 2 FOREVER BOOKLETS - MNH - STARTS BELOW FACE VALUE
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AIR MAIL COVER ACTUALLY FLOWN BY CHARLES LINDBERGH - SPRINGFIELD IL 2 20 1928
AIR MAIL COVER ACTUALLY FLOWN BY CHARLES LINDBERGH - SPRINGFIELD IL 2 20 1928
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3  X DISNEY HUNCHBACK NOTRE DAME 6  MINT STAMP SHEET.
3 X DISNEY HUNCHBACK NOTRE DAME 6 MINT STAMP SHEET.
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Russia 2010 Tatarstan Headdresses 4 Sheetlets 44 stamps
Russia 2010 Tatarstan Headdresses 4 Sheetlets 44 stamps
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FINLAND 1930 RED CROSS USED STAMP CAT 55   REF 5760
FINLAND 1930 RED CROSS USED STAMP CAT 55 REF 5760
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Stamp Collecting - A Time-Honored Hobby
By Tony Harries
 
 Philately, or stamp collecting, is a time-honored hobby enjoyed by collectors all over the world.

Stamp collecting is the collecting of postage stamps and related objects, such as covers (envelopes or packages with stamps on them). Stamp collecting can be fun and certainly easy.

Stamp collecting a very rewarding hobby because it immensely enhances the general knowledge of the collector.

Stamp collecting is a special mix of the structured and the unstructured, and you can make it a personal hobby that will not be like anyone else's.

Collecting stamps is a treasured hobby that people around the world have enjoyed for centuries. Stamp collecting started in 1860's with teenagers who started to collect stamps.

The collecting of stamps can be a fun and educational lasts you a lifetime.

Stamp collecting provides you skills which will help you connect to the history of a specific location, person, animal or thing. Stamp collecting is not a new trend of the people and the hobby is sweeping through out the world.

Collecting stamps is a very interesting hobby that is preferred and loved by the people throughout the world. Stamp collecting is the act of gathering of Stamps and basically the labels placed on the letters as charge for the postal delivery that are issued by the country or by the post office.

Stamp collecting is considered to be one of the most popular hobbies in the world This is despite the fact that there is not that much money that can be made from it even if the person has some of the oldest stamps dating back to the 19th century.

The new collector can start this hobby at any age and have a collection of both local and foreign postage, there are a lot of places where the collection can begin the first place is usually through the mail that the person has delivered to there home.

It has become common place to declare that the future of stamp collecting is bleak, due to the increasing popularity of e-mail, other electronic forms of communication.

The Internet has greatly expanded the availability of stamp collecting information and has also made it easier for starting and intermediate stamp collectors to obtain stamps, covers and other philatelic material.

You can spend a lot of money for this wonderful hobby if you want to but you don't have to.

However you start, stamp collecting is a hobby that you can continue through your life. For more than 150 years, stamp collecting has been the hobby of choice of royalty, movie stars, sports celebrities, kings, presidents, and hundreds of thousands of other people.