Collector Booklets


 

Collector Booklets, (How I, and others, classify two types of booklets available from the Korean Philatelic Center), that were available from May 20, 1989 until November 16, 2000. Obviously, prepared from "Full Sheets" of stamps, the Booklets cost the buyer 500 won/$.50 more than the face-value of the stamps contained.

Coll. Book/let: (Collector) How I, and others, classify two types of booklets available from the Korean Philatelic Center; which is inscribed on the rear-cover. ("KPC" was one of MIC's marketing branches; which it is believed was operated by a Korean Company called "CSF").
      Type 1, "Souvenir Booklet", was available from 1989-1995, plus subsequent "Beauty Series" issues, 95-97. Type 1, always has a stamp on the front-cover, canceled with a commemorative-cancel.
      Type 2, "Hue-dae-yong Oop-yoe Chup/Portable (use) Stamp Booklet", was first available with the 07.24.95, "Wild Flower Series (6th)" issue. The Type 2 booklet's appearence, can be characterized as a more-compact, high-tech glossy rendition, of the stamp-topic contained.

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