4th Edition A Guide Book of Franklin & Kennedy Half Dollars Soft Cover


The New 4th Edition Franklin & Kennedy Half Dollars Soft Cover

Franklin and Kennedy half dollars are two of the most popular series in U.S. coinage. Whether your hobby budget is $50 a month or $50,000, these coins offer challenges and rewards like few others. Professional numismatist Rick Tomaska has written the definitive guide to these American treasures in the expanded fourth edition of A Guide Book of Franklin and Kennedy Half Dollars.

Tomaska explores transitions in Mint craftsmanship and reveals why Franklin and Kennedy half dollars represent the end of an era. He gives the coins’ values, with commentary on exceptional and highly toned specimens.
He explores how Proof coins are made and graded, and teaches about Cameo and Deep Cameo contrast, Full Bell Lines, and other important factors.
Between these covers is everything you need to know about collecting these beautiful, affordable coins: mintages; values in multiple grades; collectible
die varieties; tips for smart buying; and hundreds of full-color images.

New in the fourth edition: 1964 Specimen Kennedy half dollar; NGC Rick Tomaska Signature Series designation; new coin images; and more!


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