Did you know that a 12-year-old boy discovered the world's rarest stamp? Or that the youngest person to design a stamp was just 5 years old? Written for young Canadian stamp enthusiasts, Stamp Collecting shows beginners how to turn a pile of stamps into a real collection. It also explains where to find stamps, how to take care of them and what the pros look for when buying stamps. Plus, there are lots of suggestions for ways to find out more about stamps, to build a collection and to meet other collectors.MacLeod, Elizabeth is the author of 'Stamp Collecting for Canadian Kids: Get Started', published 1996 under ISBN 9781550743135 and ISBN 1550743139.