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About Whitman Publishing Whitman Publishing is the leading producer of numismatic reference books, supplies, and products to display and store coins and paper money. Our high-quality books educate readers in the rich, colorful history of American and world coinage, paper currency, tokens, and medals, and teach how to build great collections. Archival-quality Whitman folders, albums, cases, and other holders assist in keeping collectibles safe and allow them to be shown off to friends and family. Whitman is also the home of H.E. Harris postage stamp collecting supplies, including: albums, supplements, kits, books, and more.

Our Products Whitman Publishing has been in the numismatic and philatelic publishing field for almost 90 years. Our flagship titles have been the “Bibles” of the hobby since 1942 (the Blue Book) and 1946 (the Red Book). Whitman’s coin boards, folders, and albums have organized and displayed hundreds of thousands of coin collections for generations. Today we continue this long tradition with new products and publications, and the same dedication to accuracy, quality, innovations, and solid research. We design our products to appeal to all collectors for their personal collections or to be given as gifts to all ages.

Our Customers Whitman Publishing strives to meet the needs of our customers. Our customers range from the new collector just entering the hobby to advanced collectors with years of experience. Our team has a mission to maintain life-long, valuable relationships with our customers to deliver value-added service with the highest level of quality.

Collecting Rare Coins for Pleasure and Profit

$9.95
SKU:
079483406X
Minimum Purchase:
1 unit
Collecting Rare Coins for Pleasure and Profit

Collecting Rare Coins for Pleasure and Profit

$9.95
SKU:
079483406X
Minimum Purchase:
1 unit
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ƒ??There is no substitute for knowledge when you buy coins,ƒ? writes legendary coin dealer and award-winning author Q. David Bowers in the introduction to Collecting Rare Coins for Pleasure and Profit.

Now, in this outstanding new book, Bowersƒ??the ƒ??Dean of American Numismaticsƒ?ƒ??shares 50-plus years of valuable and unique insiderƒ??s knowledge of the rare-coin market. Who is this book intended for? The educated reader with an interest in collecting rare coins: someone who wants to get started, and just needs some pointers in the right direction. With Bowersƒ??s engaging, informative style, itƒ??s like sitting down with an old friendƒ??he makes the learning enjoyable; is happy to share stories, experiences, and real-world examples; and gives you his inside-track opinions straight up. Bowers starts with an overview of coin collecting and investing from the early days to today. ƒ??The past is very interesting,ƒ? he says, ƒ??and you will benefit from learning about price trends and market cyclesƒ??information that is not easily available elsewhere.ƒ? Then he discusses how you can be a smart buyer. In nine chapters, you will gain very useful insights on how to maximize your return when you buy rare coins, and to have a good time while doing it.144 Pages, Softcover, Full Color, Richly Illustrated.