Welcome to PaperQuest Press


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This is the homepage of PaperQuest Press, dedicated to the publication of collector handbooks in the area of fish & game stamps and licenses. The author/editor/publisher is Ira Cotton, five-time president of the National Duck Stamp Collectors Society (www.NDSCS.org) and a frequent writer about fish and game stamps. Seven F&G handbooks have been published so far.

In addition, PaperQuestPress distributes copies of The Duck Stamp Story, published by Krause Publications.

Finally, we also edit and/or publish other collector books, including two philatelic books by Terence Hines.

Please click on these handbook names for sample pages and on-line ordering information with payment by credit card via PayPal. Should you have a manuscript you would like us to publish or a book you would like us to distribute, please contact us with the details.

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8. The Duck Stamp Story
Eric Dolin & Bob Dumaine
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9. Old Home Week Seals
Terence Hines

Saddle-stitched only: $23.95


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Alternatively, you can mail a check to PaperQuest Press at the address below. Use of this order form is optional but will help speed your order.


PaperQuestPress
3685 Pleasant Springs Drive
Naples, FL 34119

PaperQuest Press hopes to publish about one new handbook per year. The current focus is on three main categories: fish & game stamps, licenses, and license badges. Following are the books published so far and subjects planned for future development, organized by category:


Fish & Game Stamps
Fish & Game Licenses
Fish & Game Badges
-National Wildlife Federation® Christmas Stamps [Handbook 3]
-Voluntary Wildlife Conservation Stamps,
Volume I -- Government issues [Handbook 4]
-Voluntary Wildlife Conservation Stamps,
Volume II -- Society issues
-State Archery & Muzzleloader Hunting Stamps
-Bear Hunting Stamps
-Federal & State Duck Stamp Souvenir Cards
-Collected Articles From Duck Tracks
- 100 Favorite Fish & Game Stamps
-California Pictorial Hunting & Fishing Licenses [Handbook 1]
-Nebraska Pictorial Hunting & Fishing Licenses [Handbook 7]
-State Pictorial Hunting & Fishing Licenses
-Classic State Hunting & Fishing Licenses

-Michigan Fish & Game License & Club Badges [Handbook 2]
-Pennsylvania F&G License & Club Badges [Handbook 5]
-Catalog of State Fish & Game Licenses [Handbook 6]


We would love to hear from collectors with ideas for other titles and/or images of material to include in any of the planned books.

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