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The Guinness Book of Stamps

James MacKay

The Guinness Book of Stamps

Facts and Feats

by James MacKay

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Published by Guinness Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Stamps, philately,
  • General,
  • Stamps,
  • Crafts / Hobbies

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages225
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8266593M
    ISBN 100851123511
    ISBN 109780851123516

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