Monthly Archives: June 2013

Stamps of the Arabian Nights, Part 11

This stamp was issued in 2004 to celebrate the 300th anniversary of Les Mille et Une Nuit.  It was in 1704 that the first European language translation, and specific identification of a text of The Thousand and One Nights was … Continue reading

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Stamps of the Arabian Nights, Part 10

The very latest Arabian Nights stamp to be added to my collection is from the Ascension Island.  Ordered directly from the Ascension Island Post Office & Philatelic Bureau it arrived a few days ago. (Hopefully the Ascension Island mail delivery … Continue reading

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