FACIT Special Classic 2018 is the specialized catalogue featuring all stamps of the Nordic countries
in colour, with varieties, until 1951.
Among the news:
- The work with replacement of pictures continues. The Norwegian section has had no less than 992 stamp pictures replaced with ones of higher quality.
- Revision of some of the English text – an ongoing project.
- Swedish stamp booklets (H52-H212) have been updated with lots of information.
- Updates of the Swedish slot-machine booklets (HA1-HA26).
- A nice article about the “Magasin Copenhagen FDC cachets”.
- The section of counterfeit modern Swedish stamps (2004-2015) has now been re-edited, English text and pictures have now been added.
- The sections about the Danish machines for franking and exhibition labels have been revised.
- The Danish West Indies, issued quantities of the Christian X issue of 1915-1916 have been updated according to important information from
Ib Krarup Rasmussen in Dansk Filatelistisk Tidskrift No. 5, 2016.
- A list of last day of validity for Icelandic stamps.
- The awaited Icelandic gift & special folders have now been added.
- All newly issued stamps from the Nordic countries.
- Danish West Indies, Finland, the Faroe Islands and Greenland have had their flags or coat of arms framed.
- In the price column a dot (.) is now used to separate thousands.
- Lots of price adjustments and various corrections throughout the entire catalogue.
- Updated membership roster for the Swedish Stamp Dealers Association.
- Adverts from stamp dealers and auctioneers.
- Adverts from the Nordic Postal Services.
The price of the catalogue, which has 384 colour pages, is SEK 350 incl. VAT (p&p will be added).