THE COMPREHENSIVE CATALOGUE AND ENCYCLOPEDIA OF UNITED STATES COINS

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The Comprehensive Catalogue And Encyclopedia Of United States Coins


The One Hundred Greatest Items Of United States Numismatic Literature Rank: Number 102



Davis 1053.

First Edition

Image courtesy of Thomas Wetter Numismatic Library.

TAXAY, Don. 1971 THE COMPREHENSIVE CATALOGUE AND ENCYCLOPEDIA OF UNITED STATES COINS. PREMIÈRE EDITION. INCLUDING… EARLY AMERICAN COINS AND TOKENS • U. S. MINT ISSUES • U. S. MINT PATTERNS, TRIAL PIECES AND EXPERIMENTAL PIECES • PROOF COINS AND PIECES DE CAPRICE • PRIVATE AND TERRITORIAL GOLD ISSUES AND ESSAYS • MINT ERRORS • ALL WITH COPIOUS NOTES AND HISTORICAL BACKGROUND MATERIAL, AND ACCOMPANIED BY THE LATEST RETAIL VALUATIONS.

Image courtesy of Thomas Wetter Numismatic Library.

New York: Scott Publishing Co., 1970
xiv, (2), 397, (3) pages, illustrated
Octavo: 24 x 18 cm
Hardbound: Blue leatherette, lettered in silver, dust jacket


Second Edition

Image courtesy of Thomas Wetter Numismatic Library.

TAXAY, Don. 1976 THE COMPREHENSIVE CATALOGUE AND ENCYCLOPEDIA OF UNITED STATES COINS. PREMIÈRE EDITION. INCLUDING… EARLY AMERICAN COINS AND TOKENS • U. S. MINT ISSUES • U. S. MINT PATTERNS, TRIAL PIECES AND EXPERIMENTAL PIECES • PROOF COINS AND PIECES DE CAPRICE • PRIVATE AND TERRITORIAL GOLD ISSUES AND ESSAYS • MINT ERRORS. ALL WITH COPIOUS NOTES AND HISTORICAL BACKGROUND MATERIAL, AND ACCOMPANIED BY THE LATEST RETAIL VALUATIONS, PLUS THE NEW SCOT NUMBERING SYSTEM.

Image courtesy of Thomas Wetter Numismatic Library.

New York: Scott Publishing Co., 1975
xix, 363 pages, illustrated
Octavo: 24 x 20.5 cm
Hardbound: Brown leatherette, lettered in gilt, dust jacket

An errata of six replacement plates was issued with improved illustrations.