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The E-Sylum (11/5/2017)

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Wayne Homren 2017-03-15 full New subscribers this week include: Steve DeFreytas, courtesy of Peter Bertram; William Brown, Yifu Che, and a dozen others, courtesy of Frank Draskovic; and Kevin Day-Thorburn. Welcome aboard! We now have 3,312 subscribers.

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Today is Guy Fawkes Day. This week we open with FIVE new books, a correction, a talk on numismatic book collecting, and two rare and important books.

Other topics this week include the In God We Trust motto, announcement from the ANS, the Washington Before Boston medal, numismatic vocabulary terms, Harvey Stack's memiors, Morman money, Arabic coins in colonial Massachusetts, and counterfeiting coins and ingots.

To learn more about Republican Cistophori, Canadian Tire money, the earliest illustrated numismatic book, M. L. Beistle's coin folder products, Continental Dollar die varieties, die camber, basining, David and Harold Proskey, the Paris Mint Museum, and the George W. Bush challenge coin, read on. Have a great week, everyone!

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