Moby Dick First Day Cover

Moby Dick First Day Cover
 Moby Dick First Day CoverMoby Dick First Day Cover 
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Product Code:  XJ91
Brand:  I.O.M. Post Office

Shipping Weight:  18 g

Key Features

  • Celebrating the 200th Anniversary of the Birth of Herman Melville
  • Featuring original artwork by Manxman Juan Moore
  • Moby-Dick, the tale of a one-legged whaling captain's relentless pursuit of the whale that took his leg
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Marking the 200th anniversary of the birth of Herman Melville, this enchanting first day cover features the six stamps presented on a deluxe envelope, and cancelled with a unique postmark for the first day of issue.

The use of colour and striking imagery created by artist Juan Moore makes this official Isle of Man Post Office First Day Cover a truly remarkable piece to add to your collection.

Fans of the book are sure to be captivated by the issue text written by Manx author John Quirk which provides wonderful insight into the book and its characters along with fascinating details about the Manx connections.

  • 1st: Moby Dick - Captain Ahab
  • EU: Moby Dick - Ishmael
  • Large: Moby Dick - Starbuck
  • RoW: Moby Dick - The Manxman
  • £1.52: Moby Dick - Queequeg
  • £1.85: Moby Dick - Stubb
Country of Issue Isle of Man
Issue Date 22nd July 2019
Images Juan Moore
Text John Quirk
Stamp Size 45.79 x 24mm
Colours 4
Process Offset Lithography
Perforations 14 per 2cm
Paper 110gms PVA Gummed
Number of Stamps 6
Format 15 stamps per sheet

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