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.

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Archives Municipales de Bordeaux
Borchard, Adolphe (c. 1816 - 1869), Merchant, Original recipient and Ship owner
Borchard, Madame (c. 1827 - ), Post Office owner and Stamp collector


The National Archives, Kew, London
National Library of Australia
Gomm, Lady Elizabeth Ann (1807 - 1877), Governor's wife and Original sender


Royal Philatelic Society London
Mauritius, Post Office Plate