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Country / Post Great Britain
Date of Issue 10 January 2012
Primary theme Mankind (Children)
Literature, Press and Comics (Writers)
Subject Roald Dahl - Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
Width 27.0 mm
Height 37.0 mm
Denomination 1st class
Number in set 10 (show set)
Layout/Format sheet of 25 & 50
Perforations 14 by 14
Stamp issuing authority Royal Mail of Great Britain
Printer Cartor Security Print, France