[R.S. Yeoman] Pelham, 2020. 463 pages, colour illustrations throughout. Now in its 66th year, this best-selling “one-volume library” helps you make smart buying decisions as you build your collection. Millions of readers rely on it for real-world coin values, auction records, full-colour photographs, detailed technical data, and up-to-date mintages. The 2020 edition of the Red Book covers the history of colonial and early American coins, official federal issues from half cents through silver dollars and gold coins, classic and modern commemoratives, Proof and Mint sets, error coins, Civil War tokens, pioneer (territorial) gold, every state and territorial quarter plus the new National Park quarters, all of the presidential and Native American dollars and more. It also contains practical essays on grading, investing and auctions as well as pricing for 7,000-plus coins, in up to 9 grades each, gathered from more than 100 of the nation’s leading coin dealers. The 2020 edition also features more than 1,900 full-colour photographs to help you confidently identify your coins.
Author: R.S. Yeoman
Year of publication: 2019