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Coin collecting 101 : what you need to know

Author: Alan Herbert
Publisher: Iola, Wis. : KP, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Herbert tells you everything you need to know to get started in coin collecting, and avoid costly mistakes. From the proper handling and storing of coins to grading and identification, this guide will help you learn the do's and don'ts of successful collecting.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alan Herbert
ISBN: 9780896891821 0896891828
OCLC Number: 63676205
Description: 267 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Chapter 1 History and the Minting Process 20 --
Chapter 2 How to Start 28 --
Chapter 3 How to Handle Your Coins 38 --
Chapter 4 Destructive and Non-Destructive Cleaning 41 --
Chapter 5 Tools You Need 47 --
Chapter 6 What's it Worth? 54 --
Chapter 7 Coins and the Law 60 --
Chapter 8 Auctions of All Kinds 64 --
Chapter 9 TV or not TV, Hotel Rooms & Newspapers 70 --
Chapter 10 Security and Storage 75 --
Chapter 11 Home Remedies 84 --
Chapter 12 Rules on Buying and Selling 86 --
Chapter 13 How to Ask Questions 88 --
Chapter 14 Mintmarks 95 --
Chapter 15 Colonial Coins 97 --
Chapter 16 Half Cents 99 --
Chapter 17 One Cent 101 --
Chapter 18 Two Cents 106 --
Chapter 19 Three Cents 107 --
Chapter 20 Half Dimes and 5-Cent Nickels 108 --
Chapter 21 The 10-Cent Dime 112 --
Chapter 22 The 20-Cent Double Dime 114 --
Chapter 23 The Quarter Dollar 115 --
Chapter 24 The Remarkable State Quarters 118 --
Chapter 25 Half Dollars 138 --
Chapter 26 Dollars 142 --
Chapter 27 Gold Coins 147 --
Chapter 28 Commemoratives Coins 161 --
Chapter 29 Proof and Mint Sets 163 --
Chapter 30 Minting Varieties 169 --
Chapter 31 World Coins 174 --
Chapter 32 Bullion Coins 178 --
Chapter 33 Grading Your Coins 181 --
Chapter 34 Investing in Coins 187 --
Chapter 35 Leaving Your Coins to Your Heirs 192 --
Chapter 36 Buying and Selling Coins 194 --
Chapter 37 Dealers 201 --
Chapter 38 Join a Coin Club 205 --
Chapter 39 Resources to Help You Collect 208 --
Chapter 40 Your Library 211 --
Chapter 41 Your Numismatic Glossary 214 --
Chapter 42 Going to a Coin Show 225 --
Chapter 43 The ANA Grading Guide 233. Preview --
Foreword / Dave Harper --
Introduction --
History and the minting process --
How to start --
How to handle your coins --
Destructive and non-destructive cleaning --
Tools you need --
What's it worth? --
Coins and the law --
Auctions of all kinds --
TV or not TV, hotel rooms & newspapers --
Security and storage --
Home remedies --
Rules on buying and selling --
How to ask questions --
Mintmarks --
Colonial coins --
Half cents --
One cent --
Two cents --
Three cents --
Half-dimes and 5-cent nickels --
The 10-cent dime --
The 20-cent double dime --
The quarter dollar --
The remarkable state quarters --
Half dollars --
Dollars --
Gold coins --
Commemoratives coins --
Proof and mint sets --
Minting varieties --
World coins --
Bullion coins --
Grading your coins --
Investing in coins --
Leaving your coins to your heirs --
Buying and selling coins --
Dealers --
Join a coin club --
Resources to help you collect --
Your library --
Your numismatic glossary --
Going to a coin show --
The ANA grading guide.
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Herbert tells you everything you need to know to get started in coin collecting, and avoid costly mistakes. From the proper handling and storing of coins to grading and identification, this guide will help you learn the do's and don'ts of successful collecting.

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