Friday, November 21, 2014

Philately Fridays: Germany, 1982

Germany Democratic Republic's stamp from 1982 expressing solidarity with the people of Palestine.

Friday, November 14, 2014

Philately Fridays: Romania, 1970

Set of four beautiful stamps from Romania, commemorating the 1970 FIFA World Cup.

Friday, October 31, 2014

Philately Fridays: Great Britain, 1968

Halloween, Christmas, a nightmare before Christmas I guess? Anyways, enjoy this great Christmas gift-themed postage stamp before the holiday shopping season goes full tilt.

Friday, October 24, 2014

Philately Fridays: Austria, 1973

Stop! Drugs are suicide! Austrian artist and stamp engraver Otto Stefferl delivers an anti-drug message on a super trippy, possibly drug-inspired stamp that looks like it could have come right out of a Dario Argento film.

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Friday, October 10, 2014

Friday, May 16, 2014

Philately Fridays: Ecuador, 1975

Here's a great stamp from the Third Ecuadorian Sports Games. Related: Here's another stamp from this series. Are there more that I don't know about? Anyone?

Monday, April 28, 2014

40 Jeux Pour Jouer a Plusieurs

Here's a gorgeous French children's book from 1977 which doubles as a collection of board games. The stylish illustrations by Luis Camps and Gérard Greé neatly compile people, places, things of all sorts into grids, paths, and other game structures.

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