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

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Whitman Pub Llc, Apr 1, 2006 - Antiques & Collectibles - 414 pages
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Covers American coins from 1616 to the present, including early coins and tokens, mint issues, private, state and territorial coins, commemorative issues, and proofs

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User Review  - readafew - LibraryThing

The Red Book for US coins is the book for listing values by grade and variety. This is one of the best sources short of a periodical (ie coin world) to keep abreast of coin prices. I also really like the optional spiral binding. Read full review

2007 Red Book A Guide to United States Coins

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This book has a lot of information crucial to the study of numismatics. The guide is easy to follow and easy to read even if you are new to coin collecting. It has color pictures explanations for each ... Read full review

Contents

INTRODUCTION
7
PREFEDERAL ISSUES
34
FEDERAL ISSUES
56
Copyright

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About the author (2006)

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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