September 21, 2019
by Canada Post
Canada Post has honoured the late, legendary singer, songwriter and Montrealer Leonard Cohen with a new set of stamps, and has done so on what would have been Cohen's 85th birthday: Saturday, Sept. 21, 2019.
Four million Cohen stamps were printed, and they will only be available for a two-year period. Limited edition collectibles were also announced on the same day.
Stamps for domestic use
|Stamp for letters to USA||Stamp for oversized letters||Stamp for international letters
Booklet of Nine Stamps
Pane of Six Stamps
Set of Four First Day Covers
(Limited edition of 15,000)
Uncut Press Sheet
(Limited edition of 2000 sheets)
The folded uncut press sheet was sold packaged in a simulated
liner and album cover, inspired by Cohen's many recordings.
Other collectibles: three framed enlargements of the stamps,
and a framed commemorative pane.
Read the Leonard Cohen pages of the Details Magazine
(pdf file in a new window) here
You will find all prices on these pages!
Invitation to the Unveiling of the Stamps
How to buy the stamps and other collectibles:
In Canada and USA best to call 1-800-565-4362.
Around the world
or for any online shopper of as of Sept. 20 at 5:30 pm Eastern time
visit out online store at canadapost.ca/cohenstamps
This will bring straight in to all Cohen material.