The commemorative stamps of the British Commonwealth.
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Published by Faber and Faber in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Great Britain.

Subjects:

  • Commemorative postage stamps -- Great Britain

Book details:

Classifications
LC ClassificationsHE6185.G6 H36 1955a
The Physical Object
Pagination239 p.
Number of Pages239
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6187297M
LC Control Number55036219
OCLC/WorldCa5042022

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