Royal Mail

RAF Centenary Limited Edition Prestige Stamp Book

Catalogue code
YB077

This is a highly collectible limited edition of just 2,018 individually numbered books.
 
Contained in a specially produced cover, it includes a separate leaflet with enlarged images of the RAF Centenary stamps, plus a short biography of the artist, Michael Turner who painted the aircraft featued in the stamp set. 

Contains five stamp panes including the six RAF Centenary aircraft stamps, four featuring the Red Arrows and four Battle of Britain Special Stamps first issued in 2015.

Includes a Certificate of Authenticity.

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This 26 page book is packed with photographs, illustrations, facts and stats relating to the RAF from its birth to the modern day.

It explores the pivotal role of Major General Sir Hugh Trenchard, its expansion and evolution during the inter wars, the RAF’s vital role in two world wars including a feature on the Battle of Britain, the part it played during the Cold War, as well as its humanitarian efforts.

There is also a feature on the Red Arrows including a pull out page that illustrates some of this premier aerobatic team’s manoeuvres.

  • Limited edition of just 2,018, individually numbered
  • Written by Air Commodore Graham Pitchfork, MBE BA FRAeS
  • Contains five stamp panes including all six RAF Centenary stamps, the Red Arrows Miniature Sheet and Battle of Britain Special Stamps originally issued in 2015
  • Specially produced cover with a yellow band
  • Includes a Certificate of Authenticity
  • Comes with a separate concertina leaflet featuring enlarged illustrations of Michael Turner’s paintings of the aircraft featured on the six stamps, a brief description of each of the planes and a short biography of the artist.
  • Features an authentic Ministry of Defence security hologram and the official RAF100 logo.

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