VINTAGE POSTAGE STAMP ALBUM WITH WORLD STAMPS-HTF,RARE
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Written date on inside front cover above Map of the Universal Postal Union appears to be: Nov. 6th 1893.
INTERNATIONAL POSTAGE STAMP ALBUM 8vo EDITION
BRENTANO'S UNION SQUARE NEW YORK
A fabulous collection of a variety of various stamps which include stamps of: Postage, Revenue, Postage Due, War Tax, Newspaper, Law, Registered, Internal Revenue, Insurance.
Besides the wonderful collection of stamps in this album other features of the book include: Photograph of J.A. Chalmers, Inventor of the Postage Stamp with 4 postmark examples below his photo; Direction To Stamp Collectors; Index.
I have provided detailed description with numerous images below. I am not a numismatic (stamp) collector, but have attempted in this listing to provide an accurate description of the majority of the stamps. If there are any oversights, incorrect information or Scott #'s please accept my apologies for this as there were not intentional. If you have any questions please do not hesitate to ask, providing sufficient info for myself to know which particular stamp you are inquiring on.
The description of each page of stamps is below the image.
FRANCE Republic / MONACO Principality - 18 stamps on page.
POSTE REPUBLIQUE FRANCAISE 25 - Scott # 99; PRF 25 - Scott # 91