Author Archives: Debbie Bradley

Coins speak to ‘Hobbit’ fans

If you’re a fan of “The Hobbit” take heart. New Zealand is minting coins just for you. Just in time for release of the movie “The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey,” the New Zealand  Post has minted coins featuring the faces … Continue reading

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New Standard Catalog of World Paper Money General Issues Available

IOLA, Wis. (Oct. 8, 2012) — A new edition of the Standard Catalog of World Paper Money General Issues 1368-1960 is now available from Krause Publications. This 14th edition is the definitive resource on circulating world paper money from 14th … Continue reading

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New U.S. Coins & Currency Warman’s Companion Available

IOLA, Wis. (Oct. 1, 2012) — A new edition of the U.S. Coins & Currency Warman’s Companion is now available from Krause Publications. This third edition in the respected Warman’s line of numismatic books, contains pricing, historical information, high quality … Continue reading

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Krause Publications Releases Canadian Coin Folders

IOLA, Wis. (Sept. 24, 2012) — Krause Publications has released a pair of new Canadian coin folders, covering cents and 25-cent pieces. Canadian 25 Cents 1953-2012 has spaces for all regular issue quarters in that time frame, major single-issue commemoratives, … Continue reading

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Strike it Rich With Silver in Coin Rolls published

IOLA, Wis. (Sept. 17, 2012) — Experience the thrill of the hunt with Strike it Rich with Silver in Coin Rolls, a practical, hands-on information on how to easily search coin rolls to take advantage of the silver coins still … Continue reading

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New Standard Catalog of U.S. Paper Money Available

IOLA, Wis. (Sept. 3, 2012) — The Standard Catalog of United States Paper Money, 31st Edition is the only annual guide that provides complete coverage of U.S. Currency with today’s market prices and presented in full color. Users will find … Continue reading

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Krause Publications Wins NLG Awards

IOLA, Wis. (Aug. 30, 2012) — Krause Publications newspapers, books and magazines brought home awards from the Numismatic Literary Guild the annual Bash held Aug. 9 at the American Numismatic Association’s World’s Fair of Money in Philadelphia. Krause Publications awards … Continue reading

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Illustrated Coin Dating Guide for Eastern World released

IOLA, Wis. (Aug. 27, 2012) — Krause Publications has re-released the Illustrated Coin Dating Guide for the Eastern World. With this book, collectors, dealers and researchers can learn how to identify inscriptions and determine dates on eastern coins. With many … Continue reading

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Mint Stats: Do we really need First Day Covers?

Take a look at the numbers on these two pages. It’s a lot to absorb. In effect, it’s a snapshot of the workings at the U.S. Mint, at least as to how it pertains to sales and marketing. On a personal note, I like to keep an eye on the 5-ounce silver coins. Although not the most popular coin in the U.S. Mint catalog, I have a soft spot for them. Continue reading

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Canadian Coin Digest, 2nd Edition Now Available

IOLA, Wis. (July 9, 2012) — Canadian Coin Digest, 2nd Edition is now available from Krause Publications. Mass marketing efforts by the Royal Canadian Mint have increased awareness of coin collecting in Canada. With the RCM continuing to produce and … Continue reading

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