Great literary personalities – new stamp issue by Greece Post
According to info got by FindYourStampsValue.com Greek Post introduced a series of stamps under the name "Contemporary Greek writers". The series consists of four stamps that were released on the 10th of November.
Dido Sotiriou, Kostas Varnalis, Antonis Samarakis, Stratis Tsirkas. Three novelists and a poet that delineated the 20th century with their work. Their work that covers the greatest tests the nation faced and hence the dramatic adventures of the Greek people.
Four creators who, marked by their creative breath, undertook a huge effort so that their work would constitute a generous inheritance and legacy for future generations.
Their books, landmarks and milestones in the perpetual progress and development of Greek Language and Literature, mark the prominence of the Greek spirit in the international community. These four creatos have provided a variety of works of poetry and prose, and, as a small tripute, Greek Post commemorates a single work of each of them. Dido Sotiriou's "Farewell Anatolia", Kostas Varnalis' "The Burning Light", Antonis Samarakis' "Hope Wanted" and Stratis Tsirkas "Drifting Cities".