Antique Coins
100 Greatest American Currency Notes: The Stories Behind the Most Fascinating Colonial, Confederate, Federal, Obsolete, and Private American Notes
100 Greatest American Currency Notes
The Stories Behind the Most Fascinating Colonial, Confederate, Federal, Obsolete, and Private American Notes
Hardcover      ISBN: 0794820069

The 100 Greatest U.S. Error Coins
The 100 Greatest U.S. Error Coins
Hardcover      ISBN: 0794832385

The latest entry in Whitman's "100 Greatest" collection, 100 Greatest U.S. Error Coins is a beautifully illustrated coffee-table book that explores one of the hobby's hottest collectible fields. Expert dealers, collectors, researchers, and historians have all weighed in on their opinions of the 100 all-time greatest examples of American coinage errors. The rarities, the classics, and the intriguing "how'd that happen?" specimens are here---and some interesting surprises, too. Authors Nicholas Brown, David Camire, and Fred Weinberg are three of the nation's most famous error-coin specialists, and they open the doors to the U.S. Mint to show you how and why error coins occur. With an engaging introduction by Q. David Bowers; plus full-color, high-resolution photos; and historical and current market values, 100 Greatest U.S. Error Coins will delight collectors and non-collectors alike

100 Greatest U.S. Modern Coins, 4th Edition
100 Greatest U.S. Modern Coins, 4th Edition
4th Edition    Hardcover      ISBN: 0794845231

In this beautifully illustrated coffee-table book, you will take a guided tour of the most significant U.S. coins of the modern era. From humble Lincoln cents to costly American Platinum Eagles, each of the ranking coins was voted into place following rigorous research to determine which were worthy of being contenders for the 100 Greatest. This revised and updated fourth edition features new additions to the list and dramatic - even surprising - changes in ranking. A new appendix shows how coins changed position on the list and explains the reasoning behind some of the most extreme changes. You'll learn the behind-the-scenes stories that illuminate how these particular coins became so desirable - and why they illustrate, better than any others, the high point of our nation's modern coinage.

2016 U.s. Coin Digest: The Complete Guide to Current Market Values
2016 U.s. Coin Digest
The Complete Guide to Current Market Values
Audio CD      ISBN: 1440245991
2018 Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1901-2000
2018 Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1901-2000
Paperback      ISBN: 1440247978
Spanning the globe

Massive in scope and encyclopedic in detail, The Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1901-2000, provides the most comprehensive reference to 20th century coins on the market.

The 45th edition of this tradition-rich catalog is vetted by experts worldwide, providing a global view of the most passionately collected and popular segment of numismatics. Based on the early work of numismatic giants Chester L. Krause and Clifford Mishler, the Standard Catalog is the reference of choice for beginning or serious collectors, researchers and coin dealers.

In the current market, with precious metals prices stable, collectible coin values have settled in to reasonable levels, driving careful collectors to seek out the highest grade coins available. This continuing interest in high-grade, exceptional coins is reflected in the catalog, which now offers more and better-defined values for many countries.

Inside you'll find new MS66, PF67 and PF69 values for coins from the Peoples Republic of China, as well as many redefined PF67 and PF69 values for modern gold coins world wide.

- Extensive yet easily managed, the catalog is organized by country with each listing providing:
- Current values for coins listed by date, mintmark, and grade
- Universally used KM reference numbers
- Clear descriptions and invaluable detail
In addition, listings for coins minted in silver, gold, platinum an palladium offer key information, including:

- Total coin weight
- Fineness
- Actual precious metal weight

2018 Standard Catalog of World Coins, 2001-Date
2018 Standard Catalog of World Coins, 2001-Date
Paperback      ISBN: 1440247986
Modern Marvels

Showcasing the collaboration and knowledge of 150 worldwide experts, World Mint and Central Banks, there is no better reference to the modern collectible coin market than 2018 Standard Catalog of World Coins, 2001-Date, 12th Edition.

Arranged in alphabetical order by country and with groupings for political structure, coinage type and denomination, this impressive catalog offers an easy-to-follow flow of data to coins representing the most innovative and ingenious design and execution in numismatic history.

Extensive yet easily managed, the catalog offers:

- Current values for coins organized by country and listed by denomination and issue date
- Globally accepted KM reference numbers
- Detailed description, weights and measures
- New MS66, PF67 and PF69 values for Peoples Republic of China
- More than 1000 new type listings for 2015 and 2016
- 96 pages of new information and images

2019 Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1901-2000
2019 Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1901-2000
Paperback      ISBN: 1440248583
A Worldview of 19th Century Coins

Unparalleled in coverage and exhaustive in detail, the Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1901-2000 offers the most complete reference to 20th century coins on the market.

Vetted by a team of worldwide experts, the 46th edition of this tradition-rich catalog provides a global view of the most passionately collected and popular area of numismatics. Based on the early work of numismatic giants Chester L. Krause, Clifford Mishler and Colin R. Bruce II, the Standard Catalog is the reference of choice for any serious collector, researcher or coin dealer.

With precious metals prices stable, collectible coin values have settled in to reasonable levels, driving seasoned collectors to seek out the highest grade coins available. The continued interest in high-grade, exceptional coins is reflected in the latest edition of the catalog, now offering even more and better-defined values throughout.

Extensive yet easily managed, the catalog is organized by country with each listing providing:

- Coin types listed by denomination and date
- Universally used KM reference numbers
- Clear descriptions and invaluable detail
- Updated values in up to five grades of preservation
- In addition, listings for coins minted in silver, gold, platinum and palladium offer key information, including:
- Total coin weight
- Fineness
- Actual precious metal weight

2019 Standard Catalog of World Coins, 2001-Date
2019 Standard Catalog of World Coins, 2001-Date
Paperback      ISBN: 1440248672
Capturing the Modern World of Coins

Creativity blends with tradition in today's modern collectible coin market, bringing enthusiasts beautiful coins offering popular themes. This marriage of new and old is captured in total in the 2019 Standard Catalog of World Coins, 2001-Date, 13th edition.

Utilizing a network of 150 worldwide experts, World Mints and Central Banks, the catalog presents an excellent reference to the modern collectible coin market. Arranged in alphabetical order by country and with groupings for political structure, coinage type and denomination, this impressive catalog offers and easy-to-follow flow of data to coins representing the most innovative and ingenious design and execution in numismatic history.

Extensive yet easily managed, the catalog offers:

- Current secondary market values for coins organized by country and listed by denomination and issue date
- Globally accepted KM reference numbers
- Detailed descriptions, weights and measures
- More than 25,000 illustrations
- Updated MS66, PF67 and PF69 values for Peoples Republic of China
- More than 1,000 new type listings for 2016 and 2017
- 32 pages of new information and images

Canada 25 Cent Folder #5, 2001-2009
Canada 25 Cent Folder #5, 2001-2009
Hardcover      ISBN: 0794840876

This durable, attractive folder comes in the traditional "Whitman blue." Its cover shows an artfully rendered image of the obverse of a Queen Elizabeth II quarter dollar. Inside is a narrative describing the coins and their place in Canada's rich and fascinating numismatic history. The folder has holes for each date as well as popular varieties. This folder replaces item 0794824854. Simply place the coin with one edge tipped into the hole, and then press the high edge down. Feel the snap? It's locked in

Coin Collecting for Dummies 2e
Coin Collecting for Dummies 2e
2nd Edition    Paperback      ISBN: 0470222751

Can't make heads or tails out of coin collecting? You need Coin Collecting For Dummies, 2nd Edition, the treasure trove on information on numismatics. This hands-on guide escorts you through the world's oldest hobby, helping you decide which type of coins you want to collect, keep your collection in mint condition, buy and sell coins on the Internet, find interesting coin shows to attend, and assemble and diversify a great collection.

The purpose of this fun, easy-to-access guide is to turn you into a world-class coin collector in as little time as possible. You'll learn what coins can teach you about history and geography, develop organizational and observational skills, and learn to use analytical tools, all without event thinking about it. And you'll learn the basics about ancient coins, U.S. coins, world coins, and the wild-and-wooly stuff that really gets your numismatic juices flowing. Discover how to:

  • Start your collection correctly
  • Evaluate coins using age, condition, rarity, and more
  • Buy interesting coins without breaking the bank
  • Locate rare and expensive coins
  • Get savvy about avoiding fakes
  • Get the whole family involved in your collection
  • Develop a buying strategy
  • Clean and handle coins safely
  • Keep your collection secure at home and on the road
  • Investigate tokens, medals, and miscellaneous coins
  • Create complete collections of copper, nickel, silver, or gold U.S. coins

When it comes to numismatics, Coin Collecting For Dummies, 2nd Edition is right on the money