10 January 2006 - Animal Tales Joint Issue with USA
Favorite Children's Book Animals Animal Tales US-GB Joint stamp issue FDC.
The USPS issued 8 x 39c stamps, but only two were the same as British ones: The Very Hungry Caterpillar and Maisy. Unlike the British stamp, US stamp Caterpillar did not have holes in.
Stuart cover with British stamps postmarked Startford-upon-Avon, and US stamps postmarked Findlay Ohio.
The full set included:
2nd class Mr Jeremy Fisher© by Beatrix Potter; 2nd class Kipper by Mick Inkpen; 1st class The Enormous Crocodile, by Roald Dahl, illustrated by Quentin Blake; 1st class Paddington Bear™ © by Michael Bond illustrated by Peggy Fortunum; 42p Boots by Satoshi Kitamura; 42p The White Rabbit from Alices Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll, illustrated by Helen Oxenbury; 68p The Very Hungry Caterpillar© Eric Carle; 68p Maisy by Lucy Cousins