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The Numismatic Bibliomania Society (NBS) is an educational association founded in 1979 to support and promote the use and collecting of numismatic literature. Numismatic literature includes books, periodicals, catalogs and other written or printed material relating to coins, medals, tokens, or paper money, ancient or modern, U.S. or worldwide.
This Week's E-Sylum
January 23, 2022
- WAYNE'S WORDS: THE E-SYLUM JANUARY 23, 2022
- SOLIDUS LITERATURE AUCTION 93
- NEW BOOK: GUIDE BOOK OF QUARTER EAGLE GOLD
- NEW BOOK: SPANISH CUARTILLOS
- NEW BOOK: COINS OF CANADA 40TH EDITION
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- The Awards Page has been updated to show 2021 winners! NBS Awards Page
- New NBS Podcast
Numismatic Bibliographies, with David Fanning, interview by Lianna Spurrier. Podcasts can be heard here.
- Back Issues - Kolbe & Fanning Numismatic Booksellers are now managing the distribution of back issues of the award-winning journal The Asylum. Back issues are available in limited numbers. An inventory of what's available can be downloaded at numislit.com/pdfs/AsylumBackIssues.pdf. Contact Kolbe & Fanning at email@example.com or (614) 414-0855 to order.
- The Asylum Author Index has been updated. It is available on the NNP or on The Asylum page.
NBS commissioned Lianna Spurrier to produce a bimonthly podcast for NBS. Below are the current 4 NBS Bibliotalk Podcasts to date:
- Episode 11 -
A Top 100 Library, LIVE with Leonard Augsburger and Joel Orosz
- Episode 10 -
Napoleonic Medals, with Marc Charles Ricard
- Episode 9 -
Numismatic Bibliographies, with David Fanning
- Episode 8 -
Ancient Coins and Their Books, with Shanna Schmidt
ALL Podcasts can be heard here.
NBS Podcasts are also available on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, and Spotify.
V39N4 Table of Contents
The Asylum Winter 2021
In this issue:
Edward Tomlinson Fort (1961—2021)By Pete Smith
Published Numismatic Articles by E. Tomlinson FortCompiled by David F. Fanning
BiblioFiles: Edward Banning 11
The Origin of Coins MagazineBy David W. Lange
The Legacy of Grand Duke Georgii MikhailovichBy David F. Fanning
ASSOCIATIONS: Autographs, Annotations, Inscriptions: Charles Ira Bushnell’s Flandin’s Catalogue of Coins and Medals: Part I, The Catalog and its CreatorBy Joel J. Orosz
Click on the link below for free PDF Copy of the Summer Issue V38N2:
Free PDF of Asylum V38N2 Summer 2020
Martin Gengerke has made his book on ANA Auctions Open Source and available for download by NBS Member at no charge. The book can be found on the >>Resources Page.<<
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