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FIRST EDITION NEWCOMB ON 1816–57

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FIRST EDITION NEWCOMB ON 1816–57
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Newcomb, Howard R. UNITED STATES COPPER CENTS, 1816–1857. First edition. New York: Numismatic Review, 1944. 4to, original russet cloth, gilt. 284 pages; 11 plates. Inscribed and signed by the author to Jack Ogilvie on the title. Near fine. The first edition of this landmark publication. Very rarely encountered signed by the author, who died within a year of its publication.