Thursday, October 8, 2009

STAMPS: ARTHUR CONAN DOYLE HONOURED AS EMINENT BRITON BY ROYAL MAIL


Sherlock Holmes creator Sir Arthur Conan Doyle is one of ten British individuals honoured with a stamp by the UK's Royal Mail this week. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle shares the distinction with Fred Perry, Henry Purcell, Sir Matt Busby, William Gladstone, Mary Wollstonecraft, Donald Campbell, Judy Fryd, Samuel Johnson and Sir Martin Ryle. A variety of first day covers, stamp sheets, stamp cards, etc...of the Eminent Britons series can ordered through any good philatelic supplier or directly through the Royal Mail Online Shop, which ships internationally.

Click here to visit the Royal Mail Shop now.

 For more information on Detective Fiction Character and Author stamps check out this Detective Fiction on Stamps site.



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