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Book-shaped stamp (also: stamp-shaped book)


TNT Post has issued an 8-page stamp in honour of the Dutch book week, which runs from March 10-20.

The stamp is valued at 2.20 euro, which according to TNT’s press release should be enough to send somebody a book.

The book on the stamp was written by Joost Zwagerman (photo), and can also be downloaded here. The book stamp was designed by Richard Hutten. It measures 3 × 4 centimetres, and 266,000 copies were made.

(Source photo: Photographer: Roy Beusker. Link:

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  1. mare says:

    How would this pass the automatic mail sorting machines? Will these books all be dog eared when you receive them?

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