Stamps on Poets- France 1991.

Stamps on Poets- France 1991.

France has issued a set of stamps on Poets and Authors of 20th Century on 23 Feb 1991.

2.50+0.50 Fr – Francis Ponge (1899-1988)    2.50+0.50 Fr- Jacques Prevert (1900-1977)

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FRANCE 1991- POETS

2.50+0.50 Fr – Paul Eluard (1895-1952)      2.50+0.50 Fr- Louis Aragon (1897-1982)

FRANCE 91 POETS

 

 

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Stamp on Stefan Andres -Germany 2006.

Stamp on Stefan Andres -Germany 2006.

Germany issued a stamp on Stefan Andres on 08 Jun 2006.  FDC is listed. Stefan Andres (1906-1970) was a German Novelist who was also nominated for Nobel Prize in Literature. The stamp was issued to mark his Birth Centenary.

GERMANY S Andres
GERMANY 2006- STEFAN ANDRES – NOVELIST

Victor Hugo exile in Guernsey – Stamps – -1975

Victor Hugo exile in Guernsey – Stamps – -1975

Victor Hugo was a French author, Poet and Dramatist . He was a fierce opponent of Napoleon III and was banished from France, Belgium and Jersey before he found refuge in Guernsey from  1855 to 1870. He authored works during his exile. A Souvenir sheet is listed.

Three and a half Pence- The Hugo house in Hauteville

4p – Candie Gardens Statue

8p- United Europe Oak Hauteville

10p- Tapestry room Hauteville

GUERNSEY MS FLOWERS
GUERNSEY MS 1975-VICTOR HUGO IN EXILE IN GUERNSEY.

 

75th Anniversary of Republic of Ireland- 1997.

75th Anniversary of Republic of Ireland- 1997.

The Republic of Ireland issued a set of eight stamps to commemorate its 75th Anniversary

IRELAND 1997 -75TH ANNIVERSARY
IRELAND 1997 -75TH ANNIVERSARY

52 p -Date of Issue -03 Apr 1997- Banknotes, Coins, Numismatics, Trade, Finance

52 p – Date of Issue -03 Apr 1997- Art, Books, Culture, Paintings.

52 p – Date of Issue -18 Feb 1997 -Irish Police, Uniforms, Women Police

52 p – Date of Issue -18 Feb 1997-Parliament Building, Scales, Measuring Instruments.

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

Arts & Happiness – Bhutan Miniature Sheet 2013.

Arts & Happiness – Bhutan Miniature Sheet 2013.

Lama Drukpa Kunley (1455-1529) was a Buddhist Monk and missionary in the Tibetan Mahamudra tradition. He is known to have introduced Buddhism to Bhutan and established the monastery of Chimi Lhakhang in 1499. He was a famous Poet also and is also known as “Fertility Saint”.

Bhutan issued a miniature sheet containing four stamps of 20 Nu each in May 2013 on  Arts and Happiness Series.

BHUTAN MS ARTS & HAPPINESS
BHUTAN MS 2013- ARTS & HAPPINESS

Drukpa Kunley – Bhutan Miniature Sheet 2013.

Drukpa Kunley – Bhutan Miniature Sheet 2013.

Lama Drukpa Kunley (1455-1529) was a Buddhist Monk and missionary in the Tibetan Mahamudra tradition.He is known to have introduced Buddhism to Bhutan and established the monastery of Chimi Lhakhang in 1499. He was a famous Poet also and is also known as “Fertility Saint”.

Bhutan issued a miniature sheet (40 Nu) in May 2013 on Lama Drukpa Kunley. It was issued as Arts and Happiness Series.

BHUTAN DRUKPA KUNLEY  MS 2013
BHUTAN DRUKPA KUNLEY MS 2013