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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
June 4, 2023
- WAYNE'S WORDS: THE E-SYLUM JUNE 4, 2023
- ASYLUM SUMMER 2023 ISSUE PUBLISHED
- NBS BIBLIOTALK PODCAST WITH DAN HAMELBERG
- KOLBE & FANNING JUNE 10, 2023 SALE HIGHLIGHTS
- STEVE TANENBAUM LIBRARY SALES JUNE 2023
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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 15 -
Collection Highlights, with Dan Hamelberg
- Episode 14 -
The ANA Library, with Akio Lis
- Episode 13 -
Numismatics in American Universities, with Kellen Hoard
- Episode 12 -
Civil War Tokens, with Cole Hendrickson
ALL Podcasts can be heard here.
NBS Podcasts are also available on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, and Spotify.
Vol. 41 No. 2 Table of Contents
The Asylum Summer 2023
In this issue:
A Bookbinder’s Journey, Part 1: Jumping InBy Jeff Dickerson
Howard A. Daniel III (1941–2023)By Roger Urce
ASSOCIATIONS: Autographs • Annotations • Inscriptions Charles Ira Bushnell’s Flandin's Catalogue of Coins and Medals: Part IV, Installment 2: The Winslow J. Howard Sale, May 17, 1856By Joel J. Orosz
My First Red BookBy Mike Costanzo
On Whether to Buy New Coin Catalogues or How to Grow Old GracefullyBy David Pickup
- NBS Board of Trustees Election
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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