Sunday, December 8, 2013

JR Newsletter: 8 December 2013 (169)

Two contributions this week:

John Stephens wrote:

There has been a lot of talk about 1818 B8's quarters showing the crack from star 9 to the rim. Would someone please post a photo of the item being discussed? 

John R. Stephens


Brad Karoleff wrote:

I have just purchased a nice numismatic library and am offering the following books for Christmas.
Some are one-of-a-kind and others I have duplicates.  First response gets the item in time for gift giving.  All prices are plus priority postage and will be shipped to JRCS members with an invoice so it can be under the tree on Christmas Eve.

QDB Silver Dollar and Trade Dollars of the US 2 volume hardbound set in EX condition  $200

Early United States Dimes- Yes, the almost impossible book to find!  FOUR in stock;
No dust jacket, contents EX or better.                                 $300                     
Torn dust jacket repaired with tape, contents EX+              $325
2-Dust jacket with a few minor tears, contents near mint    $375

Logan-McCloskey Early Half Dimes, Mint; Four in stock  $150

Wright The Large Cent Book Mint, Two in stock                 $75
                                                    Near Mint only one          $60

Breen Large Cents Near Mint, three in stock                      $75

Rea, Peterson, Karoleff, Kovach Early United States Quarters spiral bound                 $75
                                                                                                             Hardbound         $85

1966 Taxay US Mint and Coinage, four in stock with dustjackets EX condition              $50

1st Edition Overton VG+, two in stock                                             $25
Same only Autographed by Al, two in stock                                    $75
3rd Edition Overton, the best edition No dustjacket VG+                $150
Same with dustjacket, EX condition                                                $175
Same Limited Edition number 10/100, new condition        $250

Eliasberg King of Coins by QDB, new condition, three available        $30
Virgil Brand Man/Era by QDB, new condition, two available               $30

Nipper, In Yankee Doodle's Pocket, autographed, new condition, interesting reading, 4 avail   $50

Wiley Bugart Seated Half Dollars 1993 hardbound long out of print small tear in DJ, EX          $300

Happy Holidays to all!

Order by either calling Brad at 513-290-7888 or by Email at bkaroleff(at)