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A study of Canada's Fancy Cancels

One of the most interesting periods in Canadian postal History came after the provinces of Canada first issued postage stamps under the aegis of the General Post Office in London. The post office general in London issued regulations in place to ensure the effective “killing of the stamps” to avoid reuse.

A cover of the highest importance to Malayan and Indian Philately

Our next sale contains a most extraordinary item: A cover which travelled 10,000km around the British empire by sea, from Malaysia to Mauritius in 1854.