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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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January 23, 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 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.





Cover of Asylum V39N4 - Asylum Winter 2021

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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 Fort Compiled by David F. Fanning
  • BiblioFiles: Edward Banning 11
  • The Origin of Coins Magazine By David W. Lange
  • The Legacy of Grand Duke Georgii Mikhailovich By David F. Fanning
  • ASSOCIATIONS: Autographs, Annotations, Inscriptions: Charles Ira Bushnell’s Flandin’s Catalogue of Coins and Medals: Part I, The Catalog and its Creator By 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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