Gold Coins of the world 8th edition
This updated 8th edition by Arthur L. Friedberg and Ira S. Friedberg is based on the original work by Robert Friedberg. On 5 continents, in more than 50 countries, wherever gold coins are bought and sold, this book, the unique standard reference, is now bigger and more complete than ever!
This indispensible classic includes:
800 pages, completely revised and updated.
More than 8,000 photos, nearly all of them new.
22,000+ listings of coin types, with sections expanded and many new discoveries.
From the 6th century B.C. to date — over 2,500 years of gold coinage from ancient Greece to Zanzibar.
The universally-used Friedberg Numbering System: The world’s standard method of cataloging, describing, buying and selling gold coins.
Contemporary (post-1950) coinage now integrated in alphabetical order with all other issues.
Tables of weight and fineness with each country. Market valuations in two states of preservation.
A directory of the world’s leading gold coin dealers and auction houses.
Unsurpassed in content and scope. A must for every collector, dealer and library.
Binding: Hard cover
Publication Date: May 2009