Postage stamps and postal history of France

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An 1849 stamp of France.

This is a survey of the postage stamps and postal history of France.

First stamps[edit]

The first stamps of France were issued on 1 January 1849.[1]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.sandafayre.com/atlas/france.htm Retrieved 23 September 2010

Further reading[edit]

  • Hoisington, William A. (Jr) (Spring 1973). "Politics and Postage Stamps: The Postal Issues of the French State and Empire 1940-1944". French Historical Studies 7 (3): 349–67. JSTOR 286219. 

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