The coin collector's survival manual

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Arco, 1984 - Antiques & Collectibles - 198 pages
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If you are starting to collect coins read this book first! It will save you from the pitfalls and tell you what to look out for! Truly the Bible of coin collecting! Read full review

Contents

Refining Your Method of Looking at Coins
1
Coinviewing attitudes Viewing techniques Testing your dealer
7
The Grading of United States Coins
14
Copyright

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About the author (1984)

Scott Travers, former vice president of the American Numismatic Association, was called the "preeminent consumer advocate in the numismatic field" by "The New York Times," He is a contributor to all the leading coin publications and served as a coin valuation consultant to the Federal Trade Commission. He has been featured as a coin expert in "Barron's, Business Week, The WSJ, "and" MSNBC.

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