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Bolivia 1991 WWF Wildlife Fauna Tiere Dieren Animals Bear complete set MNH
Bolivia 1991 WWF Wildlife Fauna Tiere Dieren Animals Bear complete set MNH
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* 1955 AUG 20 ABERGELDIE CASTLE ABERDEENSHIRE SKELETON POSTMARK
* 1955 AUG 20 ABERGELDIE CASTLE ABERDEENSHIRE SKELETON POSTMARK
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Russia 1943,  Sc889,  MNH,  Vitus Bering.
Russia 1943, Sc889, MNH, Vitus Bering.
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ITALY 1926 60c 700th Death Anniv. St Francis GOOD  USED
ITALY 1926 60c 700th Death Anniv. St Francis GOOD USED
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#223 XF-SUPERB UNUSED CV $325 BT3247
#223 XF-SUPERB UNUSED CV $325 BT3247
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2003 The Secret of Life (DNA). SG 2343-2347. UnMounted Mint.
2003 The Secret of Life (DNA). SG 2343-2347. UnMounted Mint.
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France 1977 Table Tennis 50th Anniversary (1v) (SG 2240) Mounted Mint
France 1977 Table Tennis 50th Anniversary (1v) (SG 2240) Mounted Mint
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COMORES 2009 - CELEBRES FRANCAISES - FRENCH FRANCE CELEBRITIES MNH** D
COMORES 2009 - CELEBRES FRANCAISES - FRENCH FRANCE CELEBRITIES MNH** D
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1967,  Sg NI1p, 3d, CB, UMM, MNH
1967, Sg NI1p, 3d, CB, UMM, MNH
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ROMANIA RUSSIA VATICAN 1910
ROMANIA RUSSIA VATICAN 1910
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1989 Greetings - RM - Visit The Isle of Skye Slogan
1989 Greetings - RM - Visit The Isle of Skye Slogan
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AUSTRALIA 1913 1d Red Kangaroo 1st Wmk VFU
AUSTRALIA 1913 1d Red Kangaroo 1st Wmk VFU
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Wilbur Wright Aviation Planes Flugzeuge Wright Brothers Mozambique MNH stamp set
Wilbur Wright Aviation Planes Flugzeuge Wright Brothers Mozambique MNH stamp set
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YUGOSLAVIA-BLOCK OF 3 STAMPS-SPORT-OLYMPICS-OLYMPIC GAMES ATLANTA-MEDALS-1996.
YUGOSLAVIA-BLOCK OF 3 STAMPS-SPORT-OLYMPICS-OLYMPIC GAMES ATLANTA-MEDALS-1996.
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YUGOSLAVIA-MNH STAMP-150 years of architectural instruction in Serbia-1996.
YUGOSLAVIA-MNH STAMP-150 years of architectural instruction in Serbia-1996.
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YUGOSLAVIA-MNH STAMP-120 years Serbian Red Cross-1996.
YUGOSLAVIA-MNH STAMP-120 years Serbian Red Cross-1996.
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YUGOSLAVIA-MNH SET-DEFINITIVE-monasteries-1996.
YUGOSLAVIA-MNH SET-DEFINITIVE-monasteries-1996.
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YUGOSLAVIA-MNH SET-FAUNA-Protected animals,  insects-1996.
YUGOSLAVIA-MNH SET-FAUNA-Protected animals, insects-1996.
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YUGOSLAVIA-MNH STAMP-100th birthday of Sava Sumanovi?-1996.
YUGOSLAVIA-MNH STAMP-100th birthday of Sava Sumanovi?-1996.
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YUGOSLAVIA-MNH SET-200th anniversary of the battles of Martinici and Kruse-1996.
YUGOSLAVIA-MNH SET-200th anniversary of the battles of Martinici and Kruse-1996.
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Stamp Collecting - A Time-Honored Hobby
By Tony Harries
 
 Philately, or stamp collecting, is a time-honored hobby enjoyed by collectors all over the world.

Stamp collecting is the collecting of postage stamps and related objects, such as covers (envelopes or packages with stamps on them). Stamp collecting can be fun and certainly easy.

Stamp collecting a very rewarding hobby because it immensely enhances the general knowledge of the collector.

Stamp collecting is a special mix of the structured and the unstructured, and you can make it a personal hobby that will not be like anyone else's.

Collecting stamps is a treasured hobby that people around the world have enjoyed for centuries. Stamp collecting started in 1860's with teenagers who started to collect stamps.

The collecting of stamps can be a fun and educational lasts you a lifetime.

Stamp collecting provides you skills which will help you connect to the history of a specific location, person, animal or thing. Stamp collecting is not a new trend of the people and the hobby is sweeping through out the world.

Collecting stamps is a very interesting hobby that is preferred and loved by the people throughout the world. Stamp collecting is the act of gathering of Stamps and basically the labels placed on the letters as charge for the postal delivery that are issued by the country or by the post office.

Stamp collecting is considered to be one of the most popular hobbies in the world This is despite the fact that there is not that much money that can be made from it even if the person has some of the oldest stamps dating back to the 19th century.

The new collector can start this hobby at any age and have a collection of both local and foreign postage, there are a lot of places where the collection can begin the first place is usually through the mail that the person has delivered to there home.

It has become common place to declare that the future of stamp collecting is bleak, due to the increasing popularity of e-mail, other electronic forms of communication.

The Internet has greatly expanded the availability of stamp collecting information and has also made it easier for starting and intermediate stamp collectors to obtain stamps, covers and other philatelic material.

You can spend a lot of money for this wonderful hobby if you want to but you don't have to.

However you start, stamp collecting is a hobby that you can continue through your life. For more than 150 years, stamp collecting has been the hobby of choice of royalty, movie stars, sports celebrities, kings, presidents, and hundreds of thousands of other people.