Since 1845, billions of brilliantly colored miniature works of art have been keeping our postal system afloat--and celebrating important individuals and major events in the history of our country. This book compiles and enlarges these postal gems--some magnified more than 2000 times--allowing readers to see intricate detail in these visually appealing and informative stamps. 300 color illustrations.

Stamping Our History: The Story of the United States Portrayed on Its Postage Stamps 1990, Carol Publishing Corporation, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780818405327