Coins & Collectors- Golden Anniversary Edition


Item #: 794842720
David Bowers

  • ISBN: 0974842720
  • Pub Date: 9/16/2014 Edition: Anniversayr Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover Size: 9×11 Pages: 402
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In the brand-new Golden Anniversary Edition of Coins & Collectors, Q. David Bowers brings us more than 50 illustrated chapters, telling of famous coins, obscure and mysterious tokens and medals, beautiful paper money, and legendary hoards and collections. A “Collector’s Appendix” give the market values of the items discussed. Bowers shares the stories behind the popular favorites and modern-day classics. He introduces us to personalities including famous coin designers, unscrupulous Treasury officials, brilliant scholars, Confederate raiders, burlesque dancers, globe-trotting magicians, and dueling numismatists. Coins & Collectors includes interviews never before seen in print.