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Issued on 5 March 1934 to mark the 350th Death Anniversary of Ivan Fedorov (first printer)
 (Soviet Union)






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Five stamps issued on 19 March 2015 to celebrate 150 years of postage stamps in Ecuador     (Ecuador)

One stamp shows Emilia Rivadeneira who engraved the stamps and another one her father, the printer and typographer Manuel Antonio Rivadeneira Heredia. The other three each show one of the original stamps along with a printing press.












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Issued on 8 November 2011 to commemorate the 400th anniversary of the King James Bible   
(Cayman Islands)




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Issued on 15 September 2021 to celebrate 50 years of Peruri Security Printers    (Indonesia)



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Issued on 8 August 1969    (Yemen Arab Republic)



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Issued on 14 April 1972   (West Germany)
Lithographic press, invented by Alois Senefelder (1771-1834).



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Issued on 17 September 2002   (Switzerland)
Same image as post 109




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Issued on 9 June 1982 for 'PHILEXFRANCE '82' - stamp printing   (Suriname)



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Issued on 15 March 1969 to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the International Labour Organisation
(Upper Volta)



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Issued on 26 February 1969 for the Leipzig Spring Fair    (East Germany)



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Issued on 25 October 1985 as part of 'Industries' series      (Bophuthatswana)




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Issued on 15 February 1978 as part of 'Industries' series    (Portugal)



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Issued on 20 December 1978 to celebrate 125 years of Portuguese stamps    (Portugal)



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Issued on 6 January 1979 to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the State Polygraphic Institute
(Italy)



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Issued on 2 January 1968 to celebrate the 150th anniversary of the invention of the Koenig printing press.
(West Germany)



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