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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.

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November 27, 2022

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Announcements

  • The Awards Page has been updated to show 2021 winners! NBS Awards Page
  • New NBS PodcastNumismatic 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 orders@numislit.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.




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NBS Podcasts

NBS commissioned Lianna Spurrier to produce a bimonthly podcast for NBS. Below are the current 4 NBS Bibliotalk Podcasts to date:

  • Episode 12 - Civil War Tokens, with Cole Hendrickson
  • 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

ALL Podcasts can be heard here.

NBS Podcasts are also available on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, and Spotify.





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Vol. 40 No. 4 Table of Contents

The Asylum Winter 2022

In this issue:

  • Charles Bushnell, New York Tokens, and Crumbs for Antiquarians by David Fanning, with Joel J. Orosz and Len Augsburger
  • Trivia Quiz By Charles Davis
  • A Catalog of Modern World Coins: R.S. Yeoman's Other Book by Mike Costanzo
  • Frossard’s Sale 78: The Trivulzio Library, Part II by David F. Fanning
  • ASSOCIATIONS: Autographs • Annotations • Inscriptions Charles Ira Bushnell's Flandin's Catalogue of Coins and Medals: Part III, The Daniel E. Groux Broadside Sale, February 15, 1856 By Joel J. Orosz
  • Enigmatic Numismystique: The Mystery of L'Alouette: The Lark of the 1909 ANA Convention By Douglas Ward


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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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. ©1997–2021 by Numismatic Bibliomania Society (NBS)