NEW RELEASE -Cherrypickers' Guide to Rare Die Varieties, 6th Edition, Volume I
The latest installment in Whitman’s best-selling and award-winning Cherrypickers’ Guide series, this volume covers collectible die varieties of half cents through nickel five-cent pieces. Included are some of the most popular American coin types, including Lincoln cents and Buffalo nickels.
This handy book tells you how to “cherrypick”—that is, how to examine a collection of coins to locate those with unusual characteristics: doubled and tripled dies, overdates, repunched mintmarks, and other features that can reveal a supposedly common coin to be a rare and valuable variety.
Few books have taken the coin-collecting community by storm like the Cherrypickers’ Guide. Since the first edition burst onto the scene in 1990, thousands of hobbyists have been searching for the rare and valuable die varieties described inside.
448 pages, 6 x 9 inches
Cherrypickers' Guide to Rare Die Varieties, 5th edition, volume II. The award-winning Cherrypickers' Guide has been expanded and updated in the 5th edition, volume II, covering half dimes through modern dollars, gold dollars through double eagles, and classic commemoratives. A brand-new chapter explores modern silver, gold, and platinum bullion-coin varieties. Photograghs have been upgraded, and more have been added. Retail prices and auction results have been studied coin-by coin in conjunction with a panel of hobby experts and specialists, providing accurate market values. This is a spiralbound hardcover, with 512 pages, along with illustrations.