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Collecting stamps is also called philately..
Philatelists are collecting stamps, because
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Stamps of foreign countries are very nice.
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The oldest stamps of the world
The oldest stamps of the
world were issued in England. There were two stamps. The black stamps
are better known as "Penny Blacks". The blue stamps are
only known by specialists. Nine years later Germany issued stamps
too. The first german stamps were Bavarian, next followed the stamps
of Saxony. France issued the first stamps in1849. Denmark followed
with the first stamps in 1850. Sweden issued the first stamps in 1953.
About 300 000 different
stamps have been issued world wide until now.
The german area counts about
10 000 different stamps.