A new publication from the Collectors Club
The United States
Five Cent Stamp of 1856
The Frederick R. Mayer Collection
by Richard C. Frajola and Frederick R. Mayer
|Release date July 15, 2005|
|176 pages, hard bound, full color|
|Information on stamp die and plate production|
|The issued stamp, distribution and varieties|
|Overview of foreign mail service of the era|
|Mails to France with detailed chart of "Three Months Period" and illustrations of postmarks|
|Other known foreign destinations covered in depth and illustrated with examples from the Mayer collection|
The Mayer collection has been termed the "finest collection of a single United States stamp ever formed"
Available from the Collectors Club for $45, plus $5
postage and handling, for U.S. addresses by sending payment to the address below.
Also available from Richard Frajola for $45, plus $5 postage and handling, for U.S. addresses by sending payment to the address below.
Richard C. Frajola