AFRICA Scott #0 ETHIOPIA: AN INTRODUCTION TO THE STAMPS BRAND NEW Stamp

Condition: ETHIOPIA: AN INTRODUCTION TO THE STAMPS BRAND NEW
Country: ETHIOPIA
An Introduction to the STAMPS OF ETHIOPIA by Giorgio Migliavacca in English, 48 pages, replete with illustrations, all in color ** printed on high quality paper ** A useful guide for those who start to collect Ethiopian stamps ** The first of its kind ** This booklet covers the basic information a collector needs when embarking on collecting a new and unusual area like Ethiopia. Most aspects of Ethiopian philately and the historical background are provided in a concise and easy-to-follow format. There is more than one hint to specialisation but it is kept at a level that will not intimidate the beginner. The booklet gives the reader a comprehensive view of related subjects such as philatelic literature, forgeries, and internet resources. In the end it will be easier for the collector to make informed decisions and the money invested in this book will pay dividends. FROM THE QUEEN OF SHEBA TO RAS TAFARI ** THE LION OF JUDAH ** EARLY MAIL ** OVERPRINTS OF THE EARLY 1900s ** MENELIK II DEFEATS ITALIAN ARMY ** TAYTU: TRIUMPS AND TRAGEDIES ** THE RISE OF TAFARI ** THE ITALIAN OCCUPATION 1936-1941 ** RESTORATION...RECONSTRUCTION... ** POST-WAR YEARS ** THE DAWNING OF A NEW ERA ** THEMATIC STAMPS ** SIEMEN FOX AND LATER DEFINITIVES ** ETHIOPIAN ARTISTS DESIGN LOCAL STAMPS ** POSTAGE DUE STAMPS ** PHILATELIC LITERATURE ** FORGERIES & REPRINTS - an introduction ** FORGED OBELISK OVERPRINTS ** INTRODUCTION TO SPECIALISATION ** FURTHER READING ** USEFUL LINKS ** BRAND NEW (2011 edition)
$22.00
Item Id #: 003233