Stamps on Astrid Lindgren -Germany 2007.

Stamps on Astrid Lindgren -Germany 2007.

Germany has issued a stamp on 100th Birth Anniversary of Astrid Lindgren on 08 Nov 2007. Astrid Lindgren ( 14 Nov 1907 -28 Jan 2002 ) was a Swedish writer of fiction and screenplays. She is best known for her Children’s book series like Pippi Longstocking, Emili i Lonnerberga, SixBullerby Children and for Children’s Fantasy novels like Mio, My Son, Ronia the robber’s daughter etc. She is said to be the world’s 18th most translated author and fourth-most translated children’s writer after Enid Blyton, Hans Andersen and Brothers Grimm. This was a joint issue with Sweden.

Her portrait features on Swedish 20 Kronor Note in 2015 along with the Character Pippi.

First Day Covers cancelled at Berlin is listed.

GERMANY 2007 -ASTRID LINDGREN
GERMANY 2007 -ASTRID LINDGREN
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SWEDEN 20 KRONER NOTE ON ASTRID LINDGREN AND PIPPI

Sweden issued an 11Kr miniature sheet to commemorate 100th Birth Anniversary of Astrid Lindgren.

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SWEDEN 2007 -ASTRID LINDGREN

 

 

 

Stamps on Youth Philately  – Germany 2007.

Stamps on Youth Philately  – Germany 2007.

Germany has issued stamp of  55c on Youth Philately 20 Sep 2007. It features Children, Hearts, Hedgehog and Children’s book illustrations. The cancellation shows a Hedgehog.

GERMANY 07 CHILDREN
GERMANY 2007 – CHILDREN

 

Stamps on German Post in Cartoon Pictures  – Germany – 2007.

Stamps on German Post in Cartoon Pictures  – Germany – 2007.

Germany has issued two stamps of  55c each on German Post in Cartoon Pictures 20 Sep 2007.

55c- Postman

GERMANY 07 CARTOONS POST2
GERMANY 2007 -GERMAN POST CARTOONS
GERMANY 07 CARTOONS POST1
GERMANY 2007 -GERMAN POST CARTOONS

55c- Letter Recipient

First Day Covers cancelled at Berlin are listed.

 

 

Stamps on Swiss Movies – Switzerland 2008

Stamps on Swiss Movies – Switzerland 2008

Switzerland issued a stamp on Swiss Movies 04 Sep 2008. The stamp features Stylised Figures and from the series by Fredi Murer (Filmmaker).

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SWITZERLAND 2008-MOVIES

Stamps on Fairy Tales – Luxembourg 1966

Stamps on Fairy Tales – Luxembourg 1966

Luxembourg issued six stamps on 06 Dec 1966 on Fairy Tales.

50+10c– The Veiled Matron of Wormeldange     1.50+0.25 Fr – Jekel-Warden of Wark

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LUXEMBOURG 1966 -FAIRY TALES

3+0.50 Fr – The Gracious Fairy of Rosport

6+1.0 Fr- The Friendly Shepherd of Donkolz-The Good Wolf of Donkolz

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LUXEMBOURG 1966 -FAIRY TALES

Stamps on Hans Christian Andersen -Malta 2005

Stamps on Hans Christian Andersen -Malta 2005

Malta issued a set of stamps on 200th Birth Anniversary Hans Christian Andersen on 03 Mar 2005. Hans Christian Andersen (1805-1875) was a Danish author best known for Fairy tales. This issue was a joint issue with Denmark.

MALTA HANS
MALTA 2005-HANS CHRISTIAN ANDERSEN

Stamps on Karl Valentin – Germany 2007.

Stamps on Karl Valentin – Germany 2007

Germany issued a stamp of 45 euro cent denomination on 14 Jun 2007 to mark the 125 Birth Anniversary of Karl Valentin.

Karl Valentin (1882-1948) was a Bavarian comedian, clown, author and film producer. He had a significant influence on German Weimar Culture. Valentin starred in many silent films in the 1920s and was sometimes called “Charlie Chaplin of Germany”.

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GERMANY FDC 2007- KARL VALENTIN