The Official Red Book: A Guide Book of United States CoinsEnter your valid email and access the PDF download. By Mike Thorne, Ph. Then, as now, the Blue Book was the buying guide, whereas the Red Book provided retail prices. Nowadays, there are many guides to wholesale and retail values of coins. One of the retail guides can be found each month inside Coins Magazine.
The Official Red Book: A Guide Book of United States Coins 2020
The 73rd edition with a cover date of features extensively updated pricing and auction data reflecting the current market for collectible coins, which has seen dramatic ups and downs in the past year. The Red Book can be pre-ordered online including at Whitman. Coin collectors have used the Red Book to value their collections since the first edition was published in For those who are relatively new to the hobby this may seem unsettling and worrisome. Others, who have been involved for a decade or more, have witnessed similar trends and changes over the years and understand that such things are market adjustments that respond to collecting trends and interests. Values shown in the Red Book reflect these changes.