Wednesday, January 16, 2013

UK Royal Mail Celebrates Jane Austen With 6 New Stamps


From Jane Austen to the London Underground, our 2013 special stamp programme will once again showcase the UK at its best.
Jane Austen will be celebrated, as 2013 marks the bicentenary of the publication of ‘Pride and Prejudice’. The book will be celebrated as part of a six stamp set, on sale from 21 February. The other stamps depict scenes from Ms Austen’s other novels, including Emma (pictured).
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Source: MyRoyalMail / Photo: MyRoyalMail

3 comments:

  1. I just got back from our vacation in London and I was able to obtain one like this! I bought it in a shop near paddington station london. I am a Jane Austen fan, well actually it's more of Pride and Prejudice fan so I know I shouldn't miss this collector's item.

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    1. I'm thinking about ordering some through the UK Post website!

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  2. The book will be celebrated as part of a six stamp set, on sale from 21 February. The other stamps depict scenes from Ms Austen’s other novels, Max Warszawa

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