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“Jules Verne & Hot Air Ballooning / Jules Verne & les montgolfieres”

Jules Verne & Hot Air Ballooning / English & French Bilingual Book

This book by Paris translator and novelist Alexandre Tallem is written with the French on the left of each page and the English on the right. There are excerpts of the works of Jules Verne, a chapter on the historical context, and some insight into Jules Verne’s fascination with hot air balloons. Included is a chapter on Jules Verne and hot air balloon stamps including the stamps honoring the famous Balloon Mail of 1871 during the Siege of Paris. A limited number of stamp cards are offered as an add-on to this book (see below.) If you preorder you will be informed of when the Kickstarter is launched and you will receive regular updates. The book is expected to ship in November of 2021. The cost of shipping to addresses in the United States is included.

$26.00

Jules Verne & Hot Air Ballooning Stamp Card Collection

This stamp collection includes stamps mounted on three, 7.25 by 7.25 inch cards that fit into 7.5 by 7.5 inch envelopes. One has a full Jules Verne souvenir sheet from 2005 issued by France. The second has stamps from 1955 and the Nadar stamp from 2020. Finally the last card has a variety of stamps and a small souvenir sheet from French Polynesia issued for the 150th anniversary of the Balloon Mail during the Siege of Paris. This stamp card collection is an add-on and so the Jules Verne book must be ordered as well. It will be shipped with the book. There will only be fifty, numbered and signed sets of these stamp cards. These stamps were difficult to obtain. Just one set per person please.

$50.00

“Hokusai’s 36 Views of Mount Fuji on Japanese Stamps”

Hokusai’s 36 Views of Mount Fuji on Japanese Stamps

This is a limited edition of one hundred spiral bound books with five stamps mounted by the author, Stuart Van Leer Bradley, Jr. Hokusai was a contemporary of Hiroshige and this book is the sequel to the Hiroshige’s 53 Stations of the Tokaido Road books. This is the fourth in the series of Art Stamp Albums offered by Railway Station Press. If you preorder you will be informed of when the Kickstarter is launched and you will receive regular updates. The book is expected to ship in March of 2022. The cost of shipping by Priority Mail of $8 to United States addresses is included.

$53.00

“Madonna & Child: On Select U.S. Christmas Stamps, 1966 to 2020”

Madonna & Child: On Select U.S. Christmas Stamps, 1966 to 2020

This is a limited edition of one hundred spiral bound books with all 34 United States Christmas stamps mounted by the author, Stuart Van Leer Bradley, Jr. This is the fifth in the series of Art Stamp Albums offered by Railway Station Press. If you preorder you will be informed of when the Kickstarter is launched and you will receive regular updates. The book is expected to ship in October of 2022. The cost of shipping Priority Mail to United States addresses is included.

$53.00