40th Anniversary Book of Royal French Coins Available From Editions Gadoury

By Coin & Currency Institute ......   The 40th anniversary edition of Monnaies Royales Françaises, 1610-1792, by Francesco Pastrone, a standard reference book on the coins...

Top 5 Results from Kolbe & Fanning Sale 140

By CoinWeek....   Numismatic booksellers Kolbe & Fanning held their latest auction on Saturday, November 7. The sale featured numismatic literature from around the world, including...

Kolbe & Fanning Booksellers – 1792: Birth of a Nation’s Coinage...

Kolbe & Fanning Numismatic Booksellers have announced the availability of a limited Special Edition produced on commission for last year’s NLG Book of the...

Numismatic Books – Kolbe & Fanning Announce Sale 142, June 24-25

Kolbe & Fanning are pleased to announce that our 142nd sale of important numismatic literature will be held on June 24 and 25, 2016. The...

Kolbe & Fanning’s 2017 New York Book Auction

Kolbe & Fanning are pleased to announce that our 2017 New York Book Auction will feature a wide variety of numismatic books from around...

CoinWeek News Wire for August 26, 2016

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for August 26, 2016 Brain Food 1.) Rare coins in rare places While finding one or more rare coins in a totally...

Whitman Publishing Releases Overview of So-Called Dollars

The third edition of MEGA RED (the Deluxe Edition of the Guide Book of United States Coins) includes a 10-page full-color appendix on So-Called...

Whitman Publishing 2nd Edition Guide to Gold Buying and Selling

On the Fourth of July, 2017, Whitman Publishing will release a newly updated second edition of its award-winning book GOLD: Everything You Need to...

Kater-Crafts: West Coast Numismatic Bookbinders

by George F. Kolbe - Kolbe & Fanning Those seriously interested in mid-20th century American coin sale catalogues are likely familiar with B.A. Martin, the...

Künker Publishes Massive Catalogue of Coins of the Reformation

Under the title ‘Reformatio in Nummis’, auction house Künker published a two-volume catalogue written by Klaus-Peter Brozatus and edited by Rainer Opitz. Spanning 1,276...

Kolbe & Fanning Offer a Very Rare Volume Depicting Louis XIV’s...

One of the highlights of Kolbe & Fanning’s upcoming New York Book Auction on January 10 is lot 156, a virtually unknown first issue...

First Read: The 1822 Gold Half Eagle: Story of a Rarity...

First Read, a continuing series of essays about classic and contemporary works of numismatic literature.... Review by Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek....   First Read:...

New 2019 Official Red Book Includes More Coins, More Die Variety...

Best-Selling Annual Guide Prices Nearly 8,000 Items The 72nd edition of the Guide Book of United States Coins (popularly known as the “Red Book”) will...

American Numismatic Society Massive Two-Week Summer Numismatic Books Sale

American Numismatic Society Massive Two-Week Summer Numismatic Books Sale The ANS has so many numismatic books and journals on the horizon (and from the past...

New Book on French Coinage Made for American Colonies out Jan....

By Colonial Coin Collectors Club....   On January 3, 2016, the Colonial Coin Collectors Club (C4) will release Sydney F. Martin’s latest book, French Coinage Specifically...

July 14 Sale Features Highlights of John W. Adams Library

Selected highlights of the magnificent numismatic library carefully assembled by prolific author John W. Adams are featured in Kolbe & Fanning Numismatic Booksellers' 150th...

First Read: Numismatic Archaeology of North America: A Field Guide

First Read, a continuing series of essays about classic and contemporary works of numismatic literature... Review by Charles Morgan for CoinWeek .....   Numismatic Archaeology of North...

Burns Memorial Library at ANA National Money Show

The John Burns Memorial Numismatic Reference Library will be part of the American Numismatic Association (ANA) National Money Show to be held on March...

Special Offerings in the Kolbe & Fanning Online Bookstore

Kolbe & Fanning Numismatic Booksellers are happy to present this selection of special offerings from our online store: First Illustrated Edition of Fleetwood on English...

Whitman Publishing Releases Three New Numismatic Titles

CoinWeek Staff Reports....   A Guide Book of Mercury Dimes, Standing Liberty Quarters, and Liberty Walking Half Dollars by Q. David Bowers. 2015, 310 pages. Illustrated. Spine #18....

A Collector’s Guide To Indian Head Quarter Eagles

Doug Winter and Mike Fuljenz, 2001. 48 pages, illustrated.   Due to the affordability and beauty, the Indian Head quarter eagles are some of the most...

A Guide Book of Shield & Liberty Head Nickels

Lavishly illustrated in full color, A Guide Book of Shield and Liberty Head Nickels features enlargements for important overdates and other varieties, plus actual-size...

More Highlights From Kolbe & Fanning April 28 Book Auction

Kolbe & Fanning Numismatic Booksellers announce that we will be holding our Sale 149 on April 28, 2018. The sale includes 500 lots of...

CoinWeek News Wire for June 3, 2016

By CoinWeek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for June 3, 2016 Brain Food 1.) Sizing up U.S. coin currency QUESTION: Why are dimes smaller than other coins? 2.) Coins on...

Numismatic Books – Whitman Publishes Paper Money Counterfeiting and Technology Reference

Whitman Publishing announces the upcoming release of Counterfeiting and Technology: A History of the Long Struggle Between Paper-Money Counterfeiters and Security Printing, by Robert...

The Numismatourist Book Describes Numismatic Museums Around the World. VIDEO: 3:18

Howard Berlin, Ph.D., Author Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com....... Imagine traveling the world and going in all the great numismatic museums. That is just what Howard Berlin...

Even More Highlights from Kolbe & Fanning’s 2017 NY Book Auction

Kolbe & Fanning will be holding our 2017 New York Book Auction on Saturday, January 14 in the 18th Floor Norse Suite at the...

Barber Coins and a New Generation of Collectors: Whitman

By John Frost - President and Journal Editor, Barber Coin Collectors’ Society ......   When I began collecting coins in fourth grade, I really got the...

Kolbe & Fanning to Offer Margo Russell’s Numismatic Library – Video:...

Collectors should note Kolbe & Fanning's upcoming offering of numismatic books belonging to hobby icon Margo Russell. The selection of works both common and...

Bidding Options at Tomorrow’s Kolbe & Fanning Numismatic Book Sale Make...

Kolbe & Fanning Numismatic Booksellers are looking forward to our Sale 145, which will take place on Saturday, April 22, 2017, beginning at 12:00...