A set of 6 first class stamps commemorating the incredible and death of the first man to swim the English Channel, Captain Matthew Webb.
The book accompanying the stamp set contains seven cards, one for each of the stamps and one with the actual stamps and a brief explanation of them.
The cards within the book contain a brief history of Captain Webbs life and explanations for each of the stamps.
One Hundred Years of Solitude
A design for the cover of the novel One Hundred Years of Solitude.
The slipcase for the book with the stamp for the seal, the seal is intended to represent the central family and the town in the book.
The broken seal underneath the slipcase is intended to represent the eventual demise of the family in the book.