Blue Mauritius, book cover

Welcome to the Blue Mauritius Research Companion

This website contains biographical and bibliographical information about the Post Office Mauritius stamps and subjects related to them. It is based on my research for the book Blue Mauritius: The Hunt for the World's Most Valuable Stamps.

Journal Article

A Chat with Mrs Scott Stokes (Of the Philatelic Journal of Great Britain)
Stamp Collectors' Fortnightly
vol. 2, no. 32, 14 December 1895, pp. 69-70

In which Mrs Scott Stokes (editor of the Philatelic Journal of Great Britain) is asked, among other things, "What are your views on the future of stamp collecting?" and "Do you think that stamp collecting has ever been a favourite hobby with ladies, or is likely to become so?" (Her answer, no.)