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Unique numismatic literature titles in Kolbe sale

Some sale highlights include an original set of Gnecchi
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Rare and out of print numismatic literature will be featured in George Frederick Kolbe/Fine Numismatic Books? 99th sale, to be held March 9.

A total of 705 lots on a great variety of topics will be offered. Catalogs may be ordered by sending $15 to Kolbe at P. O. Drawer 3100, Crestline, CA 92325 or to access the catalog free of charge, visit

Some sale highlights include an original set of Gnecchi?s I Medaglioni Romani, from the Adolph Hess Library and Voetter?s rare 1903 Sammlung Bachofen von Echt.

Other notable works include Dr. Beckwith?s photographic Wurtzbach Album of Massachusetts Colonial Silver and William Butler Yeats? elusive work on Irish Free State coins.

There is also a complete set of printed Munzen und Medaillen fixed price lists and the first Toronto coin auction sale, plus Q. David Bowers? first numismatic publication and a large selection of Chapman brother and B. Max Mehl auction sales, including two unique Chapman bid books. Lastly, the sale also features a collection of rarely seen publications on ?The Silver Question? and a complete set of Davenport works on crowns and talers.