Philatelic Literature Specialists

Ceresa, Dr. R.J.

Russian Postage Stamps 1917-1923, Pocket Forgery Guide

No. 4A: Ukraine Odessa Type I
Publisher: privately published by the author, 2004

Large (A4) paperback, illustrated, 24 pages, slightly rusty staples else in Very Good condition.

Part 4A of Ray Ceresa’s excellent series dealing with forgeries of the Russian Civil War period. These guides revise the forgery sections of the author’s monumental five volume series on the Postage Stamps of Russia 1917-1923. This part describes and illustrates the characteristics of the genuine trident overprints and the numerous forgeries. Very well illustrated in black & white.