Jean de La Fontaine Fables – Stamps of France 1995.

Jean de La Fontaine Fables – Stamps of France 1995.

Jean de La Fontaine Fables are considered as French Classics. France issued a set of stamps on La Fontaine Fables. A strip of stamps with two vignettes on Jean de La Fontaine.

2.80 Fr – The Grasshopper and the Ant.          2.80 Fr – The Frog and the Beef

2.80 Fr – The Wolf and the Lamb                      2.80 Fr – The Crow and the Fox

2.80 Fr – The Cat, Weasel and the Rabbit        2.80 Fr – The Tortoise and the Hare

FRANCE 1994 LA FONTAINE
FRANCE 1994- LA FONTAINE FABLES
FRANCE 1994 LA FONTAINE 1
FRANCE 1994 -LA FONTAINE FABLES
FRANCE 1994 LA FONTAINE 2
FRANCE 1994 -LA FONTAINE FABLES
FRANCE 1994 LA FONTAINE 3
FRANCE 1994 – LA FONTAINE FABLES

 

 

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Stamps on Youth Comics – Spain 2004.

Stamps on Youth Comics – Spain 2004.

Under the School Letter Writing Programme stamps on Youth Comics were issued by Spain on 10 Feb 2004. Stamps and Vignettes were based on illustrations from the Youth Comic “Trazo a Tiza” by Miguelanxo Prado.

0.27 euro – Woman on edge of Sea.      0.27 euro – Woman and Lighthouse

SPAIN CHILDREN STAMPS
SPAIN 2004 -YOUTH COMICS “tRAZO Y TIZA”

Vignettes on Months of October and December

SPAIN LABEL OCTOBER
SPAIN VIGNETTE 2004- OCTOBER
SPAIN LABEL DECEMBER
SPAIN VIGNETTE -DECEMBER

 

 

Miniature Sheets on Atsara (Acharya) of Bhutan 2015.

Miniature Sheets on Atsara (Acharya) of Bhutan 2015.

Atsara is derived from Sanskrit word Acharya (Holy Teacher). Atsaras are clown figures who entertain the crowd at Tshechus.

Two miniature sheets were issued by Bhutan on 10 Sep 2015 on Atsara(Acharya) of Bhutan. Miniature Sheet with one stamp of 40 Nu and a miniature sheet with six stamps of 20 Nu each.

BHUTAN MS ATSARA 1V
BHUTAN MS 2015- ATSARA
BHUTAN MS ATSARA 6V
BHUTAN MS 2015-ATSARA 6V

 

 

Bangkok World Book Capital -Thailand 2013.

Bangkok World Book Capital -Thailand 2013.

Thailand issued a Miniature sheet with one 5 baht stamp on 23 Apr 2013. The theme was Bangkok World Book Capital 2013, It was an unusual stamp as it has a small book attached to the stamp. The Book is Kaew Jom Kan youth literature composed by HRH Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn based on her childhood experiences. Kaew is a girl who is the leading character in the book. The book even has Thai desserts recipe in the chapter Mae Khrua Hua Pa.

THAILAND MS BOOK CAPITAL
THAILAND MS 2013 -BANGKOK WORLD BOOK CAPITAL 2013

Gulf News – Miniature Sheet UAE 2008

Gulf News – Miniature Sheet UAE 2008

Gulf News is a daily English language Newspaper published from Dubai, United Arab Emirates. It was first launched in 1978 and Al Nisr Publishing is the owner.

United Emirates post issued a miniature sheet containing three stamps on 29 Sep 2008 to commemorate three progressive decades of Gulf News.

UAE MS GULF NEWS
UAE MS 2008 -GULF NEWS

The Benefits of Stamp Collecting – Stamps of Spain 1999.

The Benefits of Stamp Collecting – Stamps of Spain 1999.

Spain issued a set of 12 stamps on 13Oct 1999 under the theme School Stamps -The Benefits of Stamp collecting. All 20 Pta stamps. The themes on stamps are

20 Pta- Sello The inseparable companion.

20 Pta-“We Complete 150 Years” First Spanish Stamp 1850.

20 Pta- “We Cover the World” Stamp watching airliner over the city.

20 Pta- “We arrive together.Postman delivering letters.

20 Pta- “Write to me”. Stamp writing a letter.

20 Pta- “Love reading” .Stamp reading a book.

20 Pta- “Long Live Nature”. Stamp with Bird, Butterfly & Fish

20 Pta- “We Show you our Heritage”.Stamp showing monuments

20 Pta- “We bring you closer to Art”.Stamp painting a picture.

20 Pta- “We Play with You”.Stamp with Football, Tennis racquet and Sailboard.

20 Pta- “We feel Music” Stamp with musical instruments.

20 Pta-“And you can collect us too”. Stamp with 40c stamp & magnifying glass.

SPAIN PHILATELY MS
SPAIN PHILATELY MS 1999- The Benefits of Stamp Collecting.

Chinese Classical Poetry -Stamps of Taiwan 1992

Chinese Classical Poetry -Stamps of Taiwan 1992

Taiwan issued a set of four stamps on Chinese Classical Poetry on 08 Aug 1992.

3.50 $ – Brotherly affection Ku Shih

3.50 $ – Tender Love between Husband and Wife  Ku Shih

3.50 $ – Friendly Sentiments Ku Shih

3.50 $ – Patriotic Feeling  Ku Shih

TAIWAN FDC CLASSIC POETRY
TAIWAN FDC 1992 -CLASSIC POETRY