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Easily identify coins with the help of more than 5,000 photos and illustrations. Extremely useful for collectors of early obsolete currency, checks, bills, notes, and other fiscal papers. Numismatic reference list american numismatic association. Coin collecting terminology seems to be a language of its own.
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This complete catalog has images and specifications for every u. Fifty state quarters handbook and coin album collectors. Writing a numismatic reference book copperfan posts. The first book is the 1981 edition of david sears roman coins and their values. I recently received my collecting starter bundle and it is exactly what i needed to get going with my fledgling coin collection efforts. Collectors of modern coinage can appreciate both the consistency of regular issues and the variety of commemorative issues. But all in all, it is still the best and most complete catalog in the market.
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