Welcome to E.S.J. van Dam Ltd

We established our business in 1970

editor and publisher of the

"The Canadian revenue stamp catalogue", "The Canadian revenue stamp album"

Member in good standing of all major philatelic organizations including:
American Philatelic Society, American Stamp Dealers Association,
Canadian Stamp Dealers Association,  American Revenue Association,
 British North American Philatelic Society, Royal Philatelic Society of Canada,  etc.

The only full-time revenue stamp dealer in Canada, who has specialized in revenue stamps since 1970.

   Erling van Dam was president of the Canadian Stamp Dealers Association for 6 years (1988-1993).

Our stock contains many unusual and desirable revenue and related items,
Rarities, blocks & multiples, plate blocks, inscription blocks, lathe-work pieces,
perforation varieties, *NH condition in some cases, fascinating documents, tobacco stamps, etc.


Several revenue auctions are held each year.
Auction catalogues are sent free of charge to all active buyers and subscribers.
We recently auctioned the award winning - Wilmer C. Rockett Canada revenue collection

The high quality of the stamps we sell is appreciated by collectors worldwide.
We regularly buy and sell revenue material around the globe.

Our high quality in depth stock of:
Canada & Provinces revenues, Newfoundland revenues
Telephone and Telegraph Franks

is the most comprehensive and largest in existence.

We carry an equally in depth stock of:
Canadian Semi Official Air Mail stamps & covers
Canadian Duck, Wildlife Conservation & Hunting stamps.

All items are covered by our guarantee - Satisfaction guaranteed or your money back.

if for any reason you are not fully satisfied with your purchase,
simply return same within 2 weeks of receipt and we'll send you an immediate refund, credit or replacement (if available), your choice.