First Issues Displays

Rules and References

Pages 3.8a, 5.8a, 5.9a

Guidelines for collecting and display (as at June 2013):

There is an illustrated piece on substitution here.

Sources

  1. James Mackay, 1988, The Guinness Book of Stamps, 2nd edn.
  2. James Mackay, 1972, The World of Classic Stamps, 1840-1870
  3. James Mackay, 2003, Philatelic Terms Illustrated
  4. Kenneth A. Wood, 1982, This is Philately, (3 vols)
  5. Graham Blackburn, 1976, The Postage Stamp Gazetteer
  6. Scott, 2003, 2004 Classic Specialized Catalogue
  7. Gibbons, 2003, Commonwealth & British Empire Stamps 1840-1952, 106th edn.
  8. Plus numerous other Gibbons and Scott catalogues of various vintages.
  9. Linns online reference pages, http://www.linns.com/reference/terms/terms.aspx
  10. R.J. Sutton, The Stamp Collector's Encyclopaedia, 5th edn, 1959


page written June 2013