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I explore British, Foreign and Commonwealth stamps with articles in Stamp Collector (formerly Stamp & Coin Mart). These include a regular series of ‘Celebrated Sets’ and occasional opinion pieces.

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December 2016.
Curiosities: Fancy Cancels
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Opinion: Lost stamps
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November 2016.
Factual: GB Official Stamps
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Curiosities: Balbo’s seaplane flights
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Opinion: Stamps in context
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October 2016.
Curiosities: Steamship Co stamps Page 1
September 2016.
Factual: Austro-Hungarian Empire
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Curiosities: William Dockwra
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Opinion: Plating 1d blacks
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August 2016.
Curiosities: Glider Mail
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July 2016.
Factual: Stamp Shades
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Curiosities: Rocket Mail:
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Opinion: Different shapes:
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June 2016.
Factual: Stationery and accessories
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Curiosities: Pneumatic Mail: Page 1
Opinion: History, Protest: Page 1 Page 2
May 2016, Ireland.
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Boules de Moulins:
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Philatelic heroes:
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April 2016.
Curiosities, Submarine Mail:
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Opinion, Royal Mail: Page 1      
March 2016.
Factual Postal Stationery:
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Opinion, Album Repair: Page 1      
February 2016.
Opinion Stamp Shops:
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January 2016.
Opinion Millennium Madness:
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December 2015.
Factual Italian States (2):
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Opinion, Definitives: Page 1
November 2015.
Italian States (1):
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Opinion Spacefillers : Page 1
October 2015.
Edward Provisionals.
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Challenges. Page 1
September 2015.
Embossed Issues. Page 1 Page 2 Page 3
Printed Albums Page 1
August 2015.
Line Engraved.
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Quality Rarity Value. Page 1
July 2015.
Britain’s Greek Islands. Page 1 Page 2
Collections. Page 1
June 2015.
Opinion. Portobello. Not your average stamp market. Page 1 
May 2015.
Factual. Some other SG1s.
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April 2015.
Factual. The Unification Set.
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March 2015.
Factual. German Colonies.
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December 2014.
Factual. When Gibraltar Went Spanish.
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October 2014.
Factual. Morocco and Levant.
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August 2014.
Opinion. The Club Packet.
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June 2014.
Factual. The back of a stamp.
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April 2014.
Factual. Classic British Guiana.
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February 2014 Factual. Hyperinflation Stamps.
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January 2014.
Opinion. Mint or used?
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July 2013.
Factual. Europe’s First Single Currency
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June 2013.
Opinion. Picked Collections
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January 2013.
Factual. The ‘Victor Hugo’ Cover
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December 2012.
Factual. Shah Ahmed Mirza.
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August 2012.
Opinion. The Changing Status of Stamps
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May 2012.
Opinion. Stamps Vs Other Collectables
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April 2012.
Factual. Victorian Postal Forgeries Page 1 Page 2