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Krugerland 50 years onThurs, 22 June 2017
Going mainstream

WE have, it seems, all but sold out of our COIN YEARBOOK 2017—nearly 10,000 books sold within less than eight months and bookshops and distributors eager for us to get the 2018 version out early. Dealers are calling us up hoping to get more copies and whilst we have...
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Hiram BrownWed, 14 June 2017
It is with sadness that we report on the death of Hiram Brown of the Edinburgh Coin Shop. He died very unexpectedly at home over the weekend, apparently of a sudden heart attack. A full obituary will appear in COIN NEWS in due course.
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Australia's First VCMon, 5 June 2017
Decisions, decisions

THERE are, I suspect, two types of medal collector: those who like owning the physical pieces of metal and silk and those for whom the medals are secondary and it’s the research, the story, which is the main thrust of their hobby. That isn’t to say the two don’t...
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The Gold Sovereign - Coming soon!Fri, 26 May 2017
Michael Marsh's seminal works on the Sovereign and the Half-Sovereign have long been regarded as "must-haves" for the numismatist's bookshelf and need little introduction to most collectors.

Two years ago Token Publishing bought the rights to the books and have been working on updating...
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The SovereignThurs, 25 May 2017
Striking Gold

This month’s magazine is an unashamed celebration of one of this country’s most iconic coins—the sovereign (or rather the modern sovereign because of course the coin was originally minted in the reign of Henry VII, falling out of use in favour of the Unite and the Guinea)....
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Battle of PlevnaTues, 2 May 2017
Service recognised

FOLLOWING last month’s Editorial “Comment” on the petition being launched to back-date the Officers’ Long Service and Good Conduct Medal to allow those who retired before July 2014 to receive one, a rather upset reader got in touch to point out that we had made...
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"Friedberg" is here!Fri, 28 April 2017
The new edition of the essential Gold Coins of the World by Arthur and Ira Friedberg is now available from Token Publishing Ltd.

This renowned catalogue is a must have reference for all gold coin enthusiasts and this , the 9th edition, has been eagerly awaited for some time. With 832...
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Established in 1983 we are a small company of 11 employees based in Exeter in Devon. We don’t have a shop per se but anyone who is in the area is welcome to come in and visit us at any time that we’re open – see our Contact Us page for details.

As well as our magazines and yearbooks we have published a wide range of other titles on coins, medals and military history all of which are available from us via this website, mail order or from our premises. Of particular note are the acclaimed “HONOUR THE…” series of books that have proved absolutely essential to family and military historians and collectors from all over the world. In addition we also stock a huge number of titles from other leading numismatic and medallic publishers – including books from Spink, Krause (we carry all of the Standard Catalogues of World coins and Paper Money), Greenlight and many more. We don’t only have books and magazines in stock though – we also have a huge range of accessories to help make your hobby a little easier – anything from albums to tweezers, from coin envelopes to scales – we stock it all!