Krause Publications has released the sixth edition of the Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1801-1900.
“This sixth edition of the 19th Century Standard Catalog of World Coins is greatly expanded from previous editions,” said editor George Cuhaj.
“Not only will users find what they come to expect in the Standard Catalog series – fully updated prices by market analysts – but within the additional 100 pages coin descriptive information has been expanded, as well as illustrations improved and added.”
The new edition of this book features:
• 27,500 actual-size coin illustrations
• Updated prices in five condition grades
• Details including diameter of the coin, metal, precious metal fineness and actual precious metal weight, and mintage when known.
This 1,248-page book is available at www.shopnumismaster.com/product/standard-catalog-world-coins-1801-1900/world-coins. It retails for $70.
Krause Publications, based in Iola, Wis., is the world’s largest publisher of leisure-time periodicals and books on collectibles, sewing and quilting, hunting, and construction.
Chet Krause, a long-time collector of coins, published the first issue of Numismatic News on Oct. 13, 1952, with nearly 1,000 readers. Today, Krause Publications, owned by F+W Media, offers more than 40 periodicals, hobby shows, 750 reference and how-to books, and web properties such as NumisMaster.com, the online coin price database.
F+W Media, an ABRY Partners, LLC company, also operates conferences, trade shows, interactive media and educational programs.