By Topic - February 2016

January 29, 2016 08:30 AM

  • Tristan da Cunha’s Publication of Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, by Lewis Carroll, 150th Anniversary stamps are included in the Writers and Literature category in the February 2016 By Topics listing.

The new stamp-issue listings from the Scott New Issues Update in the February 15, 2016 Linn's Stamp News Monthly Edition fall into the following popular topical collecting areas.

Antarctic & Arctic

Argentina (2758-2759); Australian Antarctic Territory (L192-L195, L195a); British Antarctic Territory (490-495, 496-500, 504, 505, 506)

Architecture

Afghanistan (1464); Andorra (French) (753); Antigua (3257, 3285a, 3288a, 3288c, 3289, 3290, 3292, 3298); Argentina (2748, 2749, 2762, 2765); Armenia (1042, 1043, 1044); Aruba (470); Azerbaijan (1093, 1095, 1098); Bahamas (1436); Belarus (956, 957, 959, 960a); Bhutan (1503-1504, 1511-1512); Bosnia & Herzegovina (Serb) (521, 522); Brazil (3291a, 3292, 3293a, 3294a, 3295, 3297, 3300, 3302a, 3302b, 3302c, 3305, 3311a, 3311b); British Antarctic Territory (496-500); Bulgaria (4729a); Germany (B1109-B1110, B1110a); Honduras (C1328, C1329, C1330, C1335); Kazakhstan (747, 753); Kyrgyzstan (496, 498); Nicaragua (2382); Poland (4121); Slovenia (1141b, 1146); United Nations (Geneva) (606b, 606j); Vanuatu (1087, 1094); Vatican City (1604, 1606); Zimbabwe (1193-1196, 1196a, 1202, 1206a)

Bridges

Andorra (French) (753); Bhutan (1511-1512); Brazil (3293a, 3293b, 3294a, 3294b, 3295); Honduras (C1334); Zimbabwe (1197, 1206a)

Lighthouses

Argentina (2760); Brazil (3291b)

Art

Brazil (3287); Malta (1551-1553)

Paintings

Antigua (3251-3254, 3285-3286, 3287-3290, 3304-3305); Argentina (2735, 2754); Belarus (957-960, 960a); Bhutan (1511a); Brazil (3311d); Germany (2865, 2868); Honduras (C1327); Kyrgyzstan (496); United Nations (Geneva) (606d, 606e, 606g)

Pottery, Ceramics & Other Media

Great Britain (Northern Ireland) (42); Papua New Guinea (1732A, 1732B); Vatican City (1603)

Sculpture & Statues

Antigua (3299); Argentina (2743); Armenia (1044); Azerbaijan (1097); Bhutan (1511f, 1512); Bosnia & Herzegovina (Serb) (523); Brazil (3293c, 3293d, 3311b, 3311f); Germany (2867); Kyrgyzstan (454-458, 498); Poland (4183); United Nations (Geneva) (606i); Vanuatu (1087); Zimbabwe (1205, 1206a)

Aviation

Airplanes, Gliders & Helicopters

Argentina (2736-2739, 2740); Brazil (3297b); Honduras (C1325, C1326-C1329, C1330-C1337, C1338-C1345); Poland (4185); Vanuatu (1088, 1090, 1091-1094)

Zeppelins, Airships & Balloons

Curaçao (228)

Bicycles

Australia (4367-4373, 4367a-4370a, 4372a, 4373a); Brazil (3298j, 3298l, 3307m, 3307o)

Children

Andorra (French) (754); Antigua (3275-3277, 3299a); Australia (4334-4335, 4335a, 4336, 4338a, 4339, 4340a, 4340b, 4361, 4364, 4364a); Bahamas (1438, 1439, 1440, 1441, 1442, 1443); Brazil (3284, 3289, 3290, 3300, 3302a, 3302e, 3306d, 3311e); Bulgaria (4729, 4729a); Curaçao (229c, 229d); Germany (2869-2870, 2870a); Great Britain (3353B-3353C, 3353Cd); Honduras (C1330, C1331); Kyrgyzstan (496g); Papua New Guinea (1732O, 1732R); Poland (4184); Tristan da Cunha (1050, 1055, 1056, 1057, 1059, 1059a); United Nations (1116-1117); United Nations (Geneva) (604-605); United Nations (Vienna) (570-571)

Coins & Currency

Argentina (2748)

Endangered Species

Worldwide Fund for Nature (WWF)

Belarus (951-954, 954a)

Explorers

Argentina (2759); Ascension (1149-1152); British Antarctic Territory (490-495); Zimbabwe (1205, 1206a)

Fairy Tales, Folklore & Mythology

Antigua (3255-3256); Argentina (2733-2734); Armenia (1044); Azerbaijan (1097); Bhutan (1509-1510); Curaçao (224-227); Kyrgyzstan (454-458, 497)

Famous People

Royalty

Antigua (3257a, 3275-3277, 3298-3299, 3304a); Australia (4334-4335, 4335a, 4341-4347, 4341a-4345a, 4345c, 4347a); Bahamas (1435-1438); Great Britain (MH449-MH454); Honduras (C1327)

            Fauna

Land Mammals

Antigua (3255-3256, 3297); Argentina (2741, 2772); Australia (4338, 4338a, 4374, 4378, 4378a, 4379, 4382, 4383a, 4386, 4388, 4388a, 4391, 4391a, 4393, 4393a); Belarus (951-954, 954a); Bhutan (1509-1510); Bosnia & Herzegovina (Croat) (327); Brazil (3306a); British Antarctic Territory (496); Colombia (1421); Curaçao (224-227); Falkland Islands (1150-1152); Germany (2868, 2869-2870, 2870a); Kyrgyzstan (496c, 496e, 497c); Malta (1551); Papua New Guinea (1732C, 1732D); Poland (4182); Slovenia (1137-1140); Tristan da Cunha (1054, 1056, 1058, 1059a); United Nations (1116-1117); United Nations (Geneva) (604-605); United Nations (Vienna) (570-571); Vatican City (1610-1611, 1611a)

Land Mammals: Bats

Papua New Guinea (1732I)

Land Mammals: Cats

Afghanistan (1466); Argentina (2752); Bhutan (1509c); Tristan da Cunha (1057, 1059, 1059a)

Land Mammals: Dogs

Argentina (2759); Australia (4337, 4338a, 4340, 4340a, 4340b, 4375, 4378a, 4380, 4383a); Australian Antarctic Territory (L192-L195, L195a); Bhutan (1509k); Brazil (3290); Poland (4190); Tristan da Cunha (1050, 1051)

Land Mammals: Elephants

Zimbabwe (1198, 1206a)

Land Mammals: Horses

Antigua (3287-3290, 3304a, 3305); Argentina (2735, 2743, 2744, 2754); Australia (4376, 4378a, 4381, 4383a); Bhutan (1509g); Kazakhstan (755); Kyrgyzstan (454-458, 497a, 497b)

Sea Mammals: Whales

British Antarctic Territory (500, 501-506)

Birds

Afghanistan (1467); Antigua (3258, 3259-3262, 3263-3266, 3267-32703281-3282, 3283); Argentina (2740, 2741, 2771); Australia (4377, 4378a, 4383, 4383a, 4385, 4387, 4388a, 4390, 4390a, 4392, 4392a, 4395, 4395a); Australian Antarctic Territory (L192, L195a); Belarus (951, 954a, 964a); Bhutan (1509j); Brazil (3290, 3310); British Antarctic Territory (497, 498, 499); Colombia (1418, 1419); Curaçao (229); Falkland Islands (1152a); Honduras (C1341); Kazakhstan (747, 753); Kyrgyzstan (496e); Papua New Guinea (1732Q); Poland (4188, 4193); Zimbabwe (1197-1206, 1206a, 1207-1210)

Insects

Belarus (947-950, 950a, 961, 964a); Brazil (3304); Tristan da Cunha (1055, 1059a)

Insects: Butterflies & Moths

Andorra (French) (752); Australia (4388a); Bhutan (1507-1508); Bosnia & Herzegovina (Croat) (324); Colombia (1416); Vanuatu (1089)

Fish & Fishing

Slovenia (1135); Vanuatu (1091)

Fish & Fishing: Marine Life

Antigua (3271-3274); Papua New Guinea (1732M); Vanuatu (1092, 1093, 1094)

Reptiles & Amphibians

Belarus (961-964, 964a); Bhutan (1509f); Colombia (1417, 1420, 1422, 1423); Honduras (C1342); Poland (4189)

Dinosaurs & Prehistoric Animals

Argentina (2758); Brazil (3285)

Flags

Afghanistan (1466); Antigua (3296); Argentina (2759b); Armenia (1044); Ascension (1151); Azerbaijan (1095, 1096); Bahamas (1436); Brazil (3283d, 3305); British Antarctic Territory (495, 496, 497); Honduras (C1330, C1331, C1332, C1333, C1334, C1335, C1336); Kazakhstan (753); Kyrgyzstan (495); Malta (1550, 1554); Nicaragua (2382b, 2521); Tristan da Cunha (1053, 1060, 1062, 1065, 1068, 1070); United Nations (Geneva) (606b)

Flora

Antigua (3247-3250); Argentina (2763, 2764, 2771); Bosnia & Herzegovina (Serb) (534b); Brazil (3283); Great Britain (England) (30); Honduras (C1344, C1345); Slovenia (1140); Zimbabwe (1199, 1203, 1206a)

Flowers

Andorra (French) (751-752); Antigua (3255-3256, 3259-3262, 3279-3280, 3283a, 3284, 3286, 3297, 3298); Argentina (2733, 2741, 2749); Australia (4374-4383, 4378a, 4383a); Belarus (947-950, 950a, 953, 954a, 960, 960a, 961, 963, 964a); Bhutan (1507-1508); Bosnia & Herzegovina (Croat) (326); Bosnia & Herzegovina (Serb) (534a); Brazil (3284, 3304); Great Britain (Scotland) (44); Great Britain (Wales & Monmouthshire) (44); Kazakhstan (747, 753); Kyrgyzstan (496d); Papua New Guinea (1732K); Poland (4121, 4178); Tristan da Cunha (1054, 1056, 1059a); United Nations (Geneva) (604, 606j); Vanuatu (1091, 1092)

Flowers: Orchids

Papua New Guinea (1732F, 1732G, 1732L); Vanuatu (1088)

Flowers: Roses

Colombia (1416); Great Britain (England) (31); Poland (4180)

Fruits, Vegetables & Food Crops

Antigua (3278); Bosnia & Herzegovina (Croat) (325); Honduras (C1333); Papua New Guinea (1732P, 1732Q); Slovenia (1136, 1147); Vanuatu (1088, 1093, 1094)

Gems, Minerals & Jewelry

Bhutan (1505-1506); Honduras (C1338); Poland (4187); Vanuatu (1090)

Heraldry & Coats of Arms

Antigua (3297); Belarus (945); Brazil (3305); Honduras (C1326); Poland (4188); Vatican City (1604)

Judaica

Australia (4363, 4366, 4366a)

Maps & Globes

Afghanistan (1467); Antigua (3258); Argentina (2759, 2764); Belarus (946); Brazil (3283a, 3286, 3297, 3302d); Honduras (C1330, C1331, C1332, C1333, C1336, C1337); Kazakhstan (753); Kyrgyzstan (495); United Nations (1118, 1119-1123); United Nations (Geneva) (606, 607-611); United Nations (Vienna) (572-576, 577)

Masks

Brazil (3300); Zimbabwe (1200, 1204, 1206a)

Military

Antigua (3282, 3301, 3304-3305); Argentina (2743); Aruba (470g); Australia (4374-4383, 4378a, 4383a); Bosnia & Herzegovina (Serb) (521, 522); Brazil (3302); Honduras (C1326-C1329); Kazakhstan (747, 750); Poland (4121); Tristan da Cunha (1063)

Motor Vehicles

Argentina (2759b); Brazil (3297a, 3300); Papua New Guinea (1732P)

Automobiles

Azerbaijan (1098); Brazil (3302f); Kyrgyzstan (499-502, 502a)

Motorcycles

Brazil (3309)

Mushrooms

Tristan da Cunha (1055, 1059a)

Nobel Prize

Argentina (2757); Australia (4361, 4362, 4364, 4364a, 4365, 4365a); Colombia (1415-1416)

Performing Arts

Dance

Azerbaijan (1094); Brazil (3306, 3311c); Papua New Guinea (1732S); Zimbabwe (1200, 1206a)

Music

Argentina (2761); Australia (4388a); Brazil (3284, 3296a, 3306); Bulgaria (4728, 4729a); Germany (B1109-B1110, B1110a); Poland (4183, 4191); Slovenia (1145)

Music: Rock Stars

Argentina (2742)

Music: Rock Stars: Elvis

Antigua (3300-3303)

Movies, Television & Stars

Antigua (3303); Argentina (2755-2756); Slovenia (1146)

Theater

Belarus (955, 956)

Personalized Stamps

United Nations (1118, 1124); United Nations (Geneva) (606); United Nations (Vienna) (577)

Philately

Andorra (French) (753); Argentina (2741); Bangladesh (835)

Railroads

Argentina (2747); Zimbabwe (1202, 1206a)

Religion

Argentina (2748b); Armenia (1043); Australia (4361, 4364, 4364a); Bhutan (1511-15112); Brazil (3293c, 3293d, 3306, 3311); Germany (2865, 2868); Poland (4121, 4183, 4184, 4192); Slovenia (1143, 1146); Vatican City (1603, 1605, 1609)

Christmas

Andorra (French) (754); Antigua (3251-3254); Argentina (2754); Australia (4384-4395, 4388a, 4390a, 4391a, 4392a, 4393a, 4394a, 4395a); Brazil (3288-3290); Germany (2868, 2869-2870, 2870a, B1109-B1110, B1110a); Malta (1551-1553); Vatican City (1610-1611, 1611a)

Popes

Curaçao (229); Vatican City (1604, 1606-1607, 1608)

Science & Technology

Antigua (3283-3284); Azerbaijan (1093); Brazil (3286, 3291a, 3297); Falkland Islands (1150-1152); Honduras (C1340)

Archaeology

Argentina (2744); Honduras (C1335); Zimbabwe (1193-1196, 1196a)

Astronomy

Antigua (3283a); Australia (4348-4360, 4358a, 4360a); Vatican City (1606-1607)

Earth Science & Earth Features

Afghanistan (1463); Antigua (3291, 3294); Argentina (B217-B220); Brazil (3291); Falkland Islands (1153-1156); Honduras (C1339, C1343, C1344, C1345); Kyrgyzstan (496b, 496f, 496h); Slovenia (1141a, 1142)

Earth Sciences & Earth Features: Waterfalls

Brazil (3284); Zimbabwe (1197, 1206, 1206a)

Medicine

Argentina (2753, 2764); Bahamas (1436); Brazil (3300)

Scouting

Bahamas (1438, 1439-1444); Papua New Guinea (1732O, 1732R)

Ships & Watercraft

Antigua (3258, 3283, 3292, 3293, 3295); Ascension (1149, 1150, 1151); Bahamas (1442); Belarus (957, 960a); Brazil (3288, 3298m, 3298o, 3302d, 3307i, 3307k); British Antarctic Territory (490, 492, 494, 495); Honduras (C1329); Poland (4186); Slovenia (1135); Tristan da Cunha (1050-1053, 1060-1071); Zimbabwe (1201, 1206a)

Space

Antigua (3281-3282); Argentina (2768); Azerbaijan (1098); Kazakhstan (752); Kyrgyzstan (498)

Sports

Antigua (3288a, 3288c); Bhutan (1503-1504); Brazil (3299); Honduras (C1336); Papua New Guinea (1732E); Poland (4186); Slovenia (1144)

Basketball

Brazil (3298a, 3298c)

Golf

Brazil (3307j, 3307l)

Olympics

Armenia (1042); Brazil (3293-3294, 3298, 3307)

Soccer

Brazil (3307f, 3307h); Honduras (C1325)

Stamps On Stamps

Andorra (French) (753); Antigua (3257-3258); Bahamas (1435)

Telecommunications

Argentina (2768); Azerbaijan (1098); Brazil (3302c, 3303); Kyrgyzstan (498)

Textiles

Argentina (2763); Great Britain (Northern Ireland) (41); Great Britain (Scotland) (45); Vanuatu (1087)

Native Costumes

Afghanistan (1464); Argentina (2761); Azerbaijan (1094); Bhutan (1503-1504, 1505); Brazil (3302e, 3306, 3311e); Bulgaria (4727-4729, 4729a); Kazakhstan (753); Kyrgyzstan (496a, 496c); Papua New Guinea (1732H, 1732S); Zimbabwe (1200, 1206a)

Toys & Games

Germany (2869-2870, 2870a); United Nations (1116-1117)

United Nations

Antigua (3283-3284); Azerbaijan (1095); Belarus (946); Brazil (3297); Kyrgyzstan (497); Malta (1550); United Nations (1118, 1119-1123, 1124); United Nations (Geneva) (607-611); United Nations (Vienna) (572-576, 577)

Women

Afghanistan (1464); Antigua (3257a, 3258, 3275a, 3276, 3277, 3281-3282, 3285a, 3287b, 3298-3299); Argentina (2746, 2755); Australia (4334-4335, 4335a, 4341-4347, 4341a-4345a, 4345c, 4347a, 4361, 4362, 4364, 4364a, 4365, 4365a); Australian Antarctic Territory (L194, L195a); Azerbaijan (1094, 1098); Bahamas (1435-1438); Belarus (955, 958, 960, 960a); Bhutan (1505); Brazil (3283b, 3284, 3289, 3290, 3298b, 3298d, 3298m, 3298n, 3298o, 3298p, 3298q, 3298s, 3300, 3306, 3307m, 3307n, 3307o, 3307p, 3307r, 3307t, 3311c); Bulgaria (4727, 4729, 4729a); Curaçao (229); Germany (2867); Great Britain (MH449-MH454); Honduras (C1331); Kazakhstan (747b, 753); Kyrgyzstan (496g); Papua New Guinea (1732E, 1732O, 1732Q); Poland (4189); Tristan da Cunha (1050); Vanuatu (1087-1090); Vatican City (1605); Zimbabwe (1207)

Writers & Literature

Argentina (2749-2752); Bosnia & Herzegovina (Serb) (523); Bulgaria (4736); Colombia (1415-1416); Great Britain (3353B-3353C, 3353Cd); Kazakhstan (749, 750); Kyrgyzstan (496a, 498); Poland (4189-4190); Tristan da Cunha (1054-1059, 1059a)

Addendum

Unaccompanied minors, such as Brazil (3083a), will only appear in By Topic listings that differ from those of the original stamps.

Number changes: To stamps in Dec. 21, 2015 Update, Bulgaria (4727 is deleted, 4728-4733 are changed to 4730-4735).