Alderney 2012 200th Anniversary of Charles Dickens

From Stamps of the World

  • Issue date: 8th May 2012
  • six values
  • Designed by :Bridget Yabsley
  • Printed by: ÖSD, Vienna, Austria
  • Print process: Offset Lithography
  • Perforations: 13.75 x 14
  • Stamp Size: 31.625mm wide x 30mm deep
  • Sheetlet: 10 (2 by 5), with enlarged illustrated left borders
  • Paper : 110gsm unwatermarked
  • Gum : PVA
  • Withdrawn: 7th May 2013

Bicentenary of the Birth of Charles Dickens, Writer and Journalist[edit]

  • Illustrations to Oliver Twist by George Cruikshank, 1792-1878


36p ~ magistrates hearing Oliver plead not to be apprenticed to the brutal chimneysweep
47p ~ Noel Claypole (apprentice at Sowerberry the undertakers)
48p ~ the Artful Dodger, one of Fagin's gang of pick-pockets
52p ~ Fagin and Monks track down Oliver, after he has fled from Fagin, to Mrs Maylie's house
61p ~ Nancy meets Rose and Mr Brownlow (Fagin listening to the conversation)
65p ~ Oliver and Rose visit a village church which has tablet on wall identifying Oliver's mother

Sheet stamps[edit]

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First Day Cover[edit]

First Day Cover

Presentation Pack[edit]

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