Philatelic Literature Specialists

Hellman, E.A.

Die Eisenbahnmarken Finnlands

Publisher: privately published by the author, 1955

No. 134 of a limited edition of 200, paperback, illustrated, 152 pages, text in German with supplementary Preface in Finnish, complete with 106 actual stamps, bookplate of the British Society of Russian Philately tipped-in inside front cover, else in Very Good condition.

The rare handbook on Finnish railway stamps, complete with genuine examples of the stamps. Of the limited edition of 200 copies, the first 25 contained 150 stamps, the remaining 175 copies were to contain 75 stamps each. This copy however contains 106 stamps – 31 more than called for. One of the great rarities of Scandinavian philatelic literature.

£250.00