Books

We just got in stock the new 5th Edition of "The Ultimate Guide to Attributing Bust Half Dollars", by Glenn R. Peterson, M. D. (Hardbound).  We also just obtained some copies of the rare record "Our Love Is Rarer Than A 1909-S.V.D.B. Cent" which would make a perfect gift for the Lincoln cent collector!

We also have the new "Bust Dime Variety Identification Guide" by Zack, Scuderi and Sherrill for sale for $44 with free shipping, and the new book on "Early U. S. Half Dollars 1794 - 1807" by Tompkins for $89 with free shipping!  We also have in stock the new "Double Dimes: The U. S. 20c Piece" written by Lane Brunner and John Frost with free shipping.  We have "Early Quarter Dollars of the United States Mint 1796 - 1838" by Rea, Peterson, Karoleff, and Kovach, "Early U.S. Quarters 1796 - 1838" by Tompkins, The Complete Encyclopedia of Liberty Seated Quarters (Briggs), and The Complete Guide to Liberty Seated Half Dollars (Wiley - Bugert)We also carry Buffalo Nickels - The Abraded Die Varieties (Ron Pope) for those interested in these fascinating Buffalo nickel varieties.

If you're having trouble finding books on some of the Bust and Seated series, so are we.  We have a very limited supply of these books, which were out of stock for quite a while.  We have one copy of 
Federal Half Dimes (Logan - McCloskey) and The Complete Guide to Liberty Seated Half Dimes (Blythe), but we are out of stock on A Registry of Die Varieties of Reeded Edge Half Dollars (Graham).  If you have any of these three books for sale please contact us

Please note that for all books, stock photos are used, because obviously we will not photograph every copy of every book we sell.  
All books are shipped separately from your coin order via USPS media mail and are packed in BOXES with bubble wrap for protection.  If you want your book more quickly, we can ship via priority mail for an additional $10 in addition to our normal postage charge.

Federal Half Dimes - Logan & McCloskey
Federal Half Dimes 1792 - 1837, by Russell Logan and John McCloskey. Out of print. SOLD OUT - - if you have one for sale, please contact us for a good offer. We have ONE book, near new, at a very reasonable price.
Price: $180
The Complete Guide to Liberty Seated Half Dimes
By Al Blythe. Out of print and quite difficult to find. We could use one or two, contact us if you have one for sale. We have only one book.
Price: $125
Bust Dime Variety Identification Guide
By Winston Zack, Louis Scuderi, and Michael Sherrill. Brand new book that helps you identify all of the varieties in the 1792 - 1837 early and capped bust dime series. Includes info on die states, cuds, rarity ratings, and has full color photos of every variety. A wonderful book! Our price of $44 includes media mail postage. (Note: the website's shopping cart will automatically include a $10 shipping charge, please ignore this charge for this book.) Was $49.
Price Reduced
Price: $44
The Complete Guide to Liberty Seated Dimes
by Brian Greer. A difficult to find book, and we only have one.
Price: $100
Double Dimes: The U. S. 20c Piece
Brand new book written by Lane Brunner and John Frost. Now on sale for $40 delivered, a savings of $20 vs. its regular price of $50 + $10 shipping. (Note: the website's shopping cart will automatically include a $10 shipping charge, please ignore this charge for this book.)
Price Reduced
Price: $40
Early Quarter Dollars of the U. S. Mint - Rory Rea,
Dr. Glenn Peterson, Brad Karoleff, and John Kovach. The newest book on Bust Quarters, with amazing pictures, quick attribution tips, discussion of the E and L counterstamps, the pedigree of the known Browning plate coins, a listing of the condition census for each of the 96 die varieties, and much more. If you collect Bust Quarters, you will want this book! New, in shrink wrap. Now available at an even lower price!
Price: $75
Early U. S. Quarters - Steve Tompkins
United States Quarters 1796 - 1838 by Steve Tompkins. The 400+ page guide to Bust Quarters, with superb pictures of every variety, diagnostics, and the results of years of research by an eminent scholar of Bust Quarters. If you collect Bust Quarters, you will want this book! First edition, first printing May 2008. Brand new, in shrink wrap. Now in stock and at a very attractive price!
Price: $75
The Comprehensive Encyclopedia of Liberty Seated Quarters
by Larry Briggs. The best guide to Liberty Seated Quarters. Out of print. And we have just 2 books!
Price: $160
Early U. S. Half Dollars 1794 - 1807
By Steve Tompkins. Brand new book with updated information and full color pictures, which makes it in my opinion a big improvement over the Overton reference book. Free shipping on this book too! (Note: the website's shopping cart will automatically include a $10 shipping charge, please ignore this charge for this book.) TEMPORARILY OUT OF STOCK BUT WE WILL GET MORE.
Sold
Price: $89
Bust Halves Attribution Guide - Glenn Peterson hardbound 5th ed.
NEW 5th Edition! The Ultimate Guide to Attributing Bust Half Dollars, by Glenn R. Peterson, M. D., hardbound. Covers Capped Bust 1807 -1836 years. NOW IN STOCK. To the best of my knowledge, no one sells this book at a lower price than ours.
New
Price: $85
Bust Halves Attribution Guide - Glenn Peterson hardbound 4th ed.
4th Edition - - We have one slightly used copy (looks new) available at a discounted price.
Price Reduced
Price: $45
Liberty Seated Half Dollars - Wiley & Bugert, slightly used
The Complete Guide to Liberty Seated Half Dollars, by Randy Wiley and Bill Bugert. Out of print. This book sold for about $450 to $550 two years ago. Since it is now available on the Internet, (in non-printed form), the price has come down slightly. However, the Internet can't replace a book. - - WE HAVE 2 BOOKS IN STOCK. This book has no marks inside and a decent dust jacket.
Price: $395
Buffalo Nickels Abraded Die Varieties
By Ron Pope. BRAND NEW EDITION! - - Buffalo Nickels - The Abraded Die Varieties. The best guide focusing on varieties caused by abraded dies, such as 2 feather, 3 leg, 3 1/2 leg, and no F (designer's initial) Buffaloes. Also contains a section on the 1914/3 varieties. A huge amount of information here you won't find anywhere else. 32nd Printing August 2016, Latest values update July 2016. We are happy to offer this new edition of the book, and not just because Rich's name is in it!
Price: $38
The Mint on Carson Street by Rusty Goe
Seems pricey, but Rusty says that they sell for around $400, and he doesn't have any for sale. Near-new, we have only one book.
Price: $320
Record (45) Our Love Is Rarer Than A 1909-S.V.D.B. Cent
by The Rockway's. Issued in 1975, this is a 15th Anniversary printing done in 1990. Run time 2:25. Postage will cost you $5 for this record and it will be packaged so it will get to you in perfect condition.
New
Price: $10