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Book Department

Welcome to the Book Department. These are some of my favorite books on coins, medals, tokens, ancients, errors, paper money, auction catalogues and odd and curious money. Unfortunately, most of them are now out of print.

These books are necessary reading for the library of every serious collector. Consider them your guide to more fully understand and enjoy your collection.

All prices are in Canadian Dollars.

Medals
STATUS AUTHOR TITLE & DESCRIPTION PRICE
Cornwell, Brian The Charlton Standard Catalogue of the Canadian Numismatic Association's Medals and Awards. 1991. 1st Edition. 68 pages 5 1/2 X 8 1/2 card covers with many illustrations. A must if you collect CNA medals. $20
Out of Stock Eimer, Christopher An Introduction to Commemorative Medals. 1989. 147 pages 6 1/4 X 9 1/4 hard cover. A "must have" introductory book for any collector of British medals by Britain's leading medals expert. new $45
In Stock Eimer, Christopher Medallic Portraits of the Duke of Wellington. 1994. Spinks. 138 pages. 8X10 card covers. The "Bible" for all collectors of the medals and tokens dedicated to Wellington. During his life time he fought in India, Portugal and Spain, defeated Napoleon at Waterloo, became Commander-in-chief of the British army,and later Prime Minister. Necessary reading. new $60
Eisler, William The Dassiers of Geneva: 18th Century European Medallists. Volume I. Jean Dassier, Medal Engraver: Geneva, Paris and London, 1700-1733. The initial volume of the first scholarly study on the Dassier family. 304 pages 8 1/4 X 11 3/4 card covers. heavily illustrated. new. If you collect Dassier medals, this is just what you need. $100
In Stock Hawkins, Edward & Grueber, Herbert Medallic Illustrations of the History of Great Britain and Ireland. 1980 Quarterman reprint. In one huge volume: 16" tall and weighing 10 pounds, this is the largest numismatic book published in the U.S. New. Blue cloth hard cover in original factory carton. Necessary reading for those who collect British medals as well as Betts and Admiral Vernon medals. $400
In Stock Hawkins, Edward & Grueber, Herbert Medallic Illustrations of the History of Great Britain and Ireland to the Death of George II. In two volumes. Originally published by the British Museum in 1885. This is a 1978 Spink & Son reprint. Volume I is 724 pages; Volume II is 866 pages. 5 1/4 X 8 1/2. Hard covers. no dust jacket. Thousands of British medals are described in detail. Necessary for those with a keen interest in early British medals. $450
Out of Stock Hill, George A Guide to the Exhibition of Historical Medals in the British Museum. 1924 first edition. with 120 illustrations and excellent index. 155 pages 5 1/2 X 8 1/2 hard covers. very good. $35
Hill, G. F. The Commemorative Medal in the Service of Germany 1914 - 1917. ND. 24 pages 5 1/4 X 8 1/4 card covers. Covers German propaganda medals by Karl Götz and other famous German medalists. new $15
LeRoux, Joseph The Canadian Coin Cabinet (medals of Canada). 1983 Reprint Edition of the Original 1892 Edition. $20
Sauchenko, Jack Canadian Medals Handbook with Pictures and Prices. 2003. 296 pages 8 1/2 X plus card covers, spiral bound. Lists 5,411 Canadian medals. New. $50
Thompson, Dr. Peter J. The Dassier Family and its Medals. 2000. 70 pages 8 X 11 1/2 card covers. An excellent introduction on this famous family of medalists. Highly recommended for anyone who collects Dassier medals. new $45
Willey, Robert C. Dictionary of Canadian Medallists. Published by The Canadian Numismatic Research Society. 1998. 180 pages soft cover 8 1/2 X 11 plus 10 plates. excellent reference. as new. $25
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