Shelley Collection

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The Shelley Collection is a collection of philatelic material relating to the Spanish Civil War that forms part of the British Library Philatelic Collections.[1]

The collection is in five volumes and mainly comprises covers used to and from the International Brigades.[2] It was formed by Ronald G. Shelley and bequeathed to the library in 2003.[1]

See also


  1. 1.0 1.1 The Shelley Collection. British Library, 28 January 2012.
  2. "Donations Received: Spanish Civil War - Blackburn Collection" in British Library Philatelic Collections Newsletter, Issue 19, Spring 2012, p. 4.

Further reading

  • Shelley, Ronald G. The postal history of the Spanish Civil War, 1936-1939. Brighton: R.G. Shelley, 1967.

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