MOSAIC OF CANADA ON POSTAGE STAMPS: A PICTORIAL GLIMPSE AT CANADA'S HISTORY.

By: Mika, Nick and Mika, Helma.

Price: $15.00 USD

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good


143 pp, 8vo (8 1/2" H). Profusely illustrated with reproductions of Canadian stamps. "(C)ompiled not only for the enjoyment of stamp collectors, but for everyone who wants to know more about Canada. The selection of Canadian postage stamps used as illustrations presents a colourful mosaic of our fascinating country. If you study the stamps more closely you will find that together they unfold the panorama of a great nation, as each one has a story to tell. Some emphasize the natural beauty of the land, others allow a glimpse into its history or bring to mind the milestones of its progress, the wealth of its resources and the achievements of its people." Arranged under categories such as Transportation, World War I & World War II, Sports, Wildlife, Cities and Landmarks, History, etc. this book shows examples of Canadian stamps, giving short histories of the background and/or theme of each. Concludes with an list of the stamps, providing Date of Issue and Remarks. Slight bump to top/bottom of spine, light soiling on top/bottom edges of boards, very slight curl at fore-edge of boards. Dust jacket has light edgewear, creasing/wear at top of spine, moderate rubbing/soiling.

Title: MOSAIC OF CANADA ON POSTAGE STAMPS: A PICTORIAL GLIMPSE AT CANADA'S HISTORY.

Author Name: Mika, Nick and Mika, Helma.

Categories: Postal History, Antiques & Collectibles, Canada - General,

Publisher: Belleville, Ontario, Mika Silk Screening: 1967

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Good

Seller ID: 16656

Keywords: Stamps, Postage, Stamp collecting, Canadian, Canada, Philately, Transporation, Cities, Landmarks, Coat of Arms, Flags, Emblems, Provinces, Territories, Sports, Wildlife, World War I, World War II, Prime Ministers.,