Whitman Releases Bowers Book on Mercury Dimes, Standing Liberty Quarters, and...

Whitman Publishing has released the first edition of A Guide Book of Mercury Dimes, Standing Liberty Quarters, and Liberty Walking Half Dollars. The 320-page...

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...

New Book on Collecting Confederate Bonds Released At Memphis Paper Show...

Richie Self, President, American Coins & Collectibles, Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com. A second edition of The Comprehensive Catalog and History of Confederate Bonds has released...

Tales from the Bourse: Gobrecht in a Bottle

This New Edition of Tales from the Bourse is published courtesy of David Lawrence Rare Coins.... A look back: Gobrecht in a Bottle   It’s always difficult when...

22nd Edition of Gadoury’s Monnaies Françaises Now Available

By Éditions Victor Gadoury....   There are some books coin collectors can’t imagine doing without. The Gadoury Rouge is one of them, dealing with French coins...

New Book from Whitman Publishing Showcases the 100 Greatest Women on...

With the U.S. Treasury getting ready to feature a woman on the new $10 bill, the subject of women on money is more relevant...

5 CoinWeek Staff Favorites in Kolbe & Fanning’s New Arrivals Section

Since Kolbe & Fanning's website redesign, the numismatic booksellers have really upped their game - giving today's astute numismatist unprecedented access to books both contemporary...

First Read: Mexican Beauty: Un Peso Caballito

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

New Book on Kushan Coins Available from the American Numismatic Society

A long-awaited publication from The American Numismatic Society (ANS), Kushan, Kushano-Sasanian, and Kidarite Coins, is now available for sale. The 322-page hardcover catalogue with...

Sample Slab Market about to Expand with Publication of First Catalog

Sample slab collecting, a formerly obscure numismatic niche, is about to move to the edge of the mainstream with the publication of the first...

First Read: Benjamin Franklin in Terra Cotta

First Read, a CoinWeek continuing series of essays about classic and contemporary works of numismatic literature...   Essay by David Thomason Alexander, Founder Medal Collectors of America...

Kolbe & Fanning Debut New Website April 27

By CoinWeek News Staff....   It was big news last week for Kolbe & Fanning Numismatic Booksellers as the company officially rolled out its newly redesigned...

Kolbe & Fanning Publish Margolis Book on Franklin Medallions

Kolbe & Fanning Numismatic Booksellers are proud to announce the publication of a new landmark work by Richard Margolis - Benjamin Franklin in Terra...

NLG Now Accepting Entries for 2015 Writer’s Contest

By Numismatic Literary Guild ......   The Numismatic Literary Guild (NLG) is now accepting entries for its 2015 Writers’ Competition. The contest covers a...

New Type Three Double Eagles Book by Mike Fuljenz

By Universal Coin & Bullion Ltd..... Book includes proof that the inspiration for the motto "In God We Trust" pre-dates the U.S. Civil War An important...

Kolbe & Fanning: Live Online and Mail Bid Sale: April 25,...

Register to bid, view lots and place absentee bids at auction.numislit.com Kolbe & Fanning Numismatic Booksellers have announced their latest mail-bid and online auction, which...

First Read: The D. Brent Pogue Collection: Masterpieces of United States...

First Read: The D. Brent Pogue Collection: Masterpieces of United States Coinage, Part I By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek.com.... Auction catalogs occupy interesting...

Wayne Homren Describes the Newman Numismatic Portal – Video: 4:26

E-Sylum publisher Wayne Homren is working on a major numismatic research project for the Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society. The new project, which Homren...

Kolbe & Fanning Expand Online Numismatic Bookstore

Kolbe & Fanning have been augmenting their online bookstore, substantially expanding offerings of numismatic books for direct retail sale at fixed prices. Their online bookstore,...

Whitman Publishing Reveals Deluxe Edition of the Red Book – Video:...

Whitman Publishing's Dawn Burbank discusses the launch of the new Deluxe Edition of the Red Book and how the publisher plans to market future...

First Read: A Guide Book of United States Coins: Deluxe Edition

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:...

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:...

ANS Partners with HathiTrust for Open Access Publications

In a sweeping effort to make its older and out-of‐print publications available to the public as Open Access, The American Numismatic Society (ANS) has...

Kolbe & Fanning Feb. 28 Online Numismatic Literature and Coin Book...

Kolbe & Fanning Numismatic Booksellers wish to remind clients that their February 28 online sale has been posted, and that bidders may browse the...

The Rise and Fall of Numismatic Scrapbook Magazine

by David T. Alexander for CoinWeek.com.... The years 1935 to 1976 saw the dramatic emergence of the booming numismatic world that many take for granted...

Excerpts from the E-Sylum: Wayne’s Numismatic Diary – February 15,...

By Wayne Homren for The E-Sylum eNewsletter....   Each week, CoinWeek, in collaboration with the Numismatic Bibliomania Society, brings you a highlighted feature from the current...

First Read: Photographs of Thomas Jefferson Nickels: Die Varieties and...

First Read, a continuing series of essays about classic and contemporary works of numismatic literature… By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek.... In this edition...

The History of the First Third-Party Coin Grading Service – ANACS

By Tom DeLorey for CoinWeek.com ....   Many collectors nowadays are afraid to buy any coin not already graded and encapsulated by a third-party grading service...

Photograph of Joseph B. Felt in Kolbe & Fanning Catalogue

A highly important lot in Kolbe & Fanning’s upcoming New York Book Auction on January 10 is lot 285, a virtually complete set of both the...

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...