Canada 1979 Canadian Authors

From Stamps of the World

  • Date of Issue : 3rd May 1979
  • two values
  • Design : Rosemary Elizabeth Kilborn (Grove) and Monique Charbonneau (Nelligan)
  • Printer : Ashton-Potter Ltd
  • Print process : lithography
  • Perforations : 13.3
  • Tagging : General Tagging on two opposite edges
  • Quantity : 12500,000

Canadian Writers (book illustrations[edit]


17c ~ scene from Fruits of the Earth by Frederick Philip Grove
17c ~ scene from Le Vaisseau d'Or by Emile Nelligan

  • stamps were arranged in chequer formation within the sheet, allowing vertical or horizontal se-tenant pairs
17c se-tenant pair