Volume 1B of the 1997 Scott Standard Stamp Catalog is now off the presses. Volume 1B covers Great Britain and the British Empire in Europe, Asia, Africa and the Pacific.
In Great Britain, Scott No. 1 (the first postage stamp issued) is listed at $3,000 unused, up from $1,900 in 1996. Many of these stamps are on the market.The price of the 1997 Volume 1B (and all subsequent 1997 volumes) is $35. It is available at your local dealer.
Volume 2 (countries of the world A-C) will be released in June.
- Syd Kronish