The Global Philatelic Network (Corinphila, Heinrich Köhler etc.) continues the production of elegant volumes in the Edition d’Or series, which started in 2006. Each book presents a collection that has been awarded with a Grand Prix or at least a Large Gold Medal in a major exhibition.
The Edition d’Or series includes renowned exhibitors (their exhibits in parentheses) such as Rolf-Dieter Jaretzky RDP (Mexico, Prussia), Leo Wojnke (Thurn und Taxis), Lars-Peter Svendsen (Heligoland), Jussi Tuori RDP (Finlandia), Federico Borromeo d’Adda (French mail in the West Indies), Hugo Goeggel RDP (Brazil, Ecuador, Colombia), Joseph Hackmey RDP (Cape of Good Hope, Chile 1853-67), Wolfgang Leupold (RSFSR 1918-23), Kurt Kimmel RDP (Ceylon 1857-71) Luis Alemany Indarte (Brazil “Bull’s Eyes” 1843-54, Finlandia), Chris King RDP (Slesvig 1625-1920), Patrick Maselis RDP (Belgium, Medallions 1849-1866), Jonas Hällström RDP (Square-Rigged Sailing Vessels), Birthe King (Denmark 1932-1949) and many more.
Most recent in the series is volume No. 60, which was presented in Athens during NOTOS 2021. The book presents Stavros Andreadis’ collection, Greece – Large Hermes Heads 1861-1886. This is the first time a second book is attributed to the same collection, the first being volume No. 28, released in 2011.
Dieter Michelson (left), Stavros Andreadis