NYC: Masonic Stamp Club of New York, 2014. First Edition. Soft cover. As New. Item #5035057
2014-2016, Pictorial wraps This is a stack of 9 publications edited and partially authored by Christopher L. Murphy. One booklet, Masonic Postage Stamps of the World, Class I - Government Issues, is signed by Murphy. Each is bound in glossy pictorial wraps of around 40 or more pages each (Postage Stamps of the World is 31pp). The eight Masonic Philatelist issues are as follows with the Murphy articles: Summer 2014, "Special Anniversary Edition: Masonic Musicians." Vol. 71 Numbers 2-4; Volume 72, Numbers 1-4. The unifying authorship is Murphy with an article/essay in each one by him along with his editorship of this quarterly journal. Covers read as to main subject inside, in addition to the two cited above: "Brother Antonio Meucci: The True Inventor of the Telephone," "Brother Albert Gallatin Mackey: Foremost Masonic Educator," "USS Constitution: Bro. Samuel Nicholson-First Commander," "Freedom-Her Remarkable Story & Masonic Connection," "Bro. James Naismith-Inventor of Basketball," "Bro. T. Roosevelt-A True Leader," "A Farewell to the MSCNY & MP + Masonic Philosophy & Postage Stamp Themes." All copies fine. This specific set with its specific authorship is hard to assemble unless you have been a subscriber for several years.