A Guide Book of United States CoinsBook - 2010
The Official Red Book® A Guide Book of United States Coins is 64 years young and going strong. Collectors around the country love the convenience of the spiralbound edition. It opens up and lies flat on the table while you study your coin collection. And of course it includes all the historical background, detailed specifications, high-resolution photographs, and accurate mintage data that turn a new coin collector into an educated numismatist. How rare are your coins? How much are they worth? The Red Book tells you, covering everything from early colonial copper tokens to hefty Old West silver dollars and dazzling gold coins. You'll find prices for more than 6,000 coins, tokens, medals, sets, and other collectibles. You'll also round out your education in commemoratives, Proof and Mint coins, error coins, Civil War tokens, Confederate coins, private gold, and all the latest National Park quarters, Presidential dollars, Lincoln cents, and more. Articles on investing, grading coins, and detecting counterfeits will make you a savvy collector; and entertaining essays on the history of American coinage, shipwrecks and hoards, and famous collections give you an inside look at the hobby of kings. These are just some of the features of the informative, entertaining, invaluable Red Book. The world's best-selling coin price guide.
Publisher: Atlanta, Ga. : Whitman Pub., c2010
Edition: 64th ed
Branch Call Number: 737.4973 GUIDE
Characteristics: 429 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 20 cm