A Guide Book of United States Coins: The Official Red Book

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Whitman Pub Llc, 2004 - Antiques & Collectibles - 384 pages
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Since 1942, the "Handbook of United States Coins" has been the annual reference used by U.S. coin dealers to make buying offers. On the flip side of the coin, collectors use it to find out what dealers are paying. It's price listings offer a real-world look at the coin market, gathered from dealers around the country.

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User Review  - bill - LibraryThing

An essential reference for collectors and a welcome addition to the "Red Book" family. The in depth detail on half cent and large varieties is invaluable if you have not invested in specialized ... Read full review

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excellent value great for buying research I buy the book every other year Read full review

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He was the creator of The Red Book and The Blue Book, first published in the 1940's. He was a speaker, exhibit judge, an authority concerning U.S. and world coins, and the inventor of coin folders. He was a lifelong member of the ANA.

Bressett has served as editor on several coin books.

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