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Key References for "Conder" or 18th Century Provincial Tokens include the following which you can search for at AddALL by clicking on each title:
BELL, R.C. The Building Medalets of Kempson and Skidmore
BELL, R.C. Commercial Coins 1787-1804
BELL, R.C. Political and Commemorative Pieces Simulating Tradesman's Tokens 1770-1802
BELL, R.C. Specious Tokens and Those Struck for General Circulation 1784-1804
BELL, R.C. Tradesmen's Tickets and Private Tokens 1785-1819
CONDER, JAMES An Arrangement of Provincial Coins, Tokens and Medalets, Issued in Great Britain, Ireland and the Colonies Within the Last 20 Years
DALTON, R. AND S.H. HAMER The Provincial Token-Coinage of the 18th Century
DAVISSON, ALLAN The Wayne Anderson Collection of British Provincial Trade Tokens of the 18th Century
LONGMAN, WILLIAM Tokens of the Eighteenth Century Connected With Booksellers & Bookmakers
NEWMARK, JIM Trade Tokens of the Industrial Revolution
PYE, CHARLES Provincial Copper Coins Or Tokens-Issued Between the Years 1787 and 1796-Engraved By Charles Pye, of Birmingham-From the Originals in His Own Possession
SCHWER, SIEGFRIED Schwer Price Guide to 18th Century Tokens
WATERS, ARTHUR W. Notes on Eighteenth Century Tokens


The Principal English Token Literature (An Annotated Trial Bibliography), from the first issue of the CTCC Journal, has been made available as JPG images of each page by Gary Sriro. Links below will take you to these individual images:
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The American Numismatic Society has begun putting "Numismatic Literature", the Society's annotated bibliography of published work in all fields of numismatics online. NumLit 147 includes listings of Conder Token Collector's Journal Spring 2003 articles.

Key Reference in the Works: Excerpts from George Selgin's "Good Money: How a bunch of Button Makers beat Gresham's Law, solved the most urgent Economic Problem of their day, and cleared the way for the Industrial Revolution." are available from his web site. (19 Feb 2004)



Key References for 17th Century Provincial Tokens include the following which you can search for at AddALL by clicking on each title:
AKERMAN, JOHN YONGE. Tradesmen's Tokens Current in London and its vicinity between the years 1648 and 1672 . 1849 or 1969. An excellent place to start if you're not ready for the Norweb series.
BERRY, GEORGE. Seventeenth Century England: Traders and Their Tokens. London, 1988. 168pp, illus.
BERRY, GEORGE. Taverns and tokens of Pepy's London. 1978, 144pp, illus.
BOYNE, WILLIAM. Trade Tokens Issued in the Seventeenth Century in England, Wales, and Ireland, by Corporations, Merchants, Tradesmen, etc. 1858. 1970.
DICKINSON, MICHAEL. Seventeenth century tokens of the British Isles and their values. 1986, 292pp, w/plates
SEABY, Herbert Allen & SEABY, Peter John. Catalogue of the Copper Coins and Tokens of the British Isles. 1949. Book is a list of coins and tokens in stock at Seaby’s including silver, 17th, 18th and 19th century tokens. pp. 142 .
THOMPSON, R. H., Sylloge of coins of the British Isles. Volume 31, The Norweb Collection, Tokens of the British Isles, 1575-1750, Part 1, Bedfordshire to Devon. London: Spink, 1984. Xl, pages; 35 fine plates, each with descriptive text. Seventeenth century tokens were one of the Norwebs' passions. The result of this dedicated collecting is the largest collection of seventeenth century tokens that has ever been formed, some 13,000 pieces. This volume and the other volumes in this series are an essential resource for any collector or enthusiast in this field.
THOMPSON, R. H., Sylloge of coins of the British Isles. Volume 38, The Norweb Collection, Tokens of the British Isles, 1575-1750, Part 2, Dorset, Durham, Essex and Gloucestershire. London: Spink, 1988. Lxxx, (I), 172 pages, 51 fine plates, each with descriptive text.
THOMPSON, R. H. & DICKENSON, M., Sylloge of coins of the British Isles. Volume 43, The Norweb Collection, Tokens of the British Isles, 1575-1750, Part 3, Hampshire to Lincolnshire. London: Spink, 1992. liv, 216 (2) pages, including 51 fine plates, each with descriptive text.
THOMPSON, R. H. & DICKENSON, M., Sylloge of coins of the British Isles. Volume 44, The Norweb Collection, Tokens of the British Isles, 1575-1750, Part 4, Norfolk to Somerset. London: Spink, 1993. lvii, 220 pages, including 50 fine plates, each with descriptive text.
THOMPSON, R. H. & DICKENSON, M., Sylloge of coins of the British Isles. Volume 46, The Norweb Collection, Tokens of the British Isles, 1575-1750, Part 5, Staffordshire to Westmorland. . London: Spink, 1996. lxii, 220 pages, including 50 fine plates, each with descriptive text.
THOMPSON, R. H. & DICKENSON, M., Sylloge of coins of the British Isles. Volume 49, The Norweb Collection, Tokens of the British Isles, 1575-1750, Part 6, Wiltshire to Yorkshire. Ireland to Wales. London: Spink, 1999. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Lxxii, 264 (2) pages, including 43 fine plates, each with descriptive text.
WILLIAMSON, GEORGE C. Trade tokens issued in the 17th century.. 1967 reprint of William Boyne's 1889 work.


Key References for 19th Century Provincial Tokens include the following which you can search for at AddALL by clicking on each title:
BELL, R.C. Copper Commercial Coins 1811-1819
DAVIS, W. J. The Nineteenth Century Token Coinage of Great Britain, Ireland, the Channel Islands and The Isle of Man, to which are added Tokens of Over One Penny Value of Any Period. 1969
MAYS, JAMES O'DONALD. Tokens of Those Trying Times, A Social History of Britain's 19th Century Silver Tokens.
WITHERS, PAUL and BENTE. British Copper Tokens 1811-1820. Fully illustrated and written with a new approach. Covers the tokens of England, Wales, Scotland and Ireland, including the Isle of Man and the Channel Islands. The date range for the tokens of Ireland and the Isle of Man is extended to 1805 - 1830. 257 pages. Almost all tokens catalogued are illustrated.




SOURCES FOR OUT-OF-PRINT BOOKS

ABEBOOKS.COM: An excellent resource for finding books. Try it now for books by R C Bell or the author, title, keywords of your choice.

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AddALL: Another excellent resource for finding out of print books. Currently it extracts info from some 41 online book resources. I've added links to AddALL for the primary references on this page.
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AAA Historical Americana - World Exonumia - Books: Extensive online list of Token, Medal and related books for sale.
ABC Coins and Tokens: David Stuart's Alnwick British & Colonial Coins & Tokens has a small selection of numismatic literature on coins and tokens.
Amazon: Absolutely the premier online bookstore won't have much on Conders but is still the best place to go for more more general books and much more.
Barnes and Noble Out of Print, Used and Rare: Another resource for finding books on Conders.
Bookfinder.Com: Another excellent resource for finding books on Conders which captures results from multiple sources.
Charles Davis Numismatic Literature: Excellent place to look for books on Conders as well as other numismatic subjects either at VCOIN site, at ABEBOOKS listings, else by contacting at numislit@aol.com or (978) 468-2933.
Eric Simmons Books: Always looking for token books and always has a few in stock.
Galata: Another excellent online source of books on tokens and Galata issues a catalogue of new and secondhand numismatic book, "Sacra Moneta", once a year.
Lake Books: In business since 1989, Lake Books specializes in mail-bid sales of numismatic literature and related fields.
Powell's Rare and Collectible: Another source for out-of-print books.
Spink: Publishing for more than 100 years. Distributors for the Royal Numismatic Society.

 
Other Books of Possible Interest:
•ACKROYD PETER London: The Biography

•BREWER, JOHN The Pleasures of the Imagination: English Culture in the Eighteenth Century
•DOTY, RICHARD The Soho Mint & the Industrialization of Money. 1998.
•HANCOCK, DAVID Citizens of the World: London Merchants and the Integration of the British Atlantic Community, 1735-1785
•HARRIS, J.R. The Copper King: A Biography of Thomas Williams of Llanidan. 1964.
•MUDIE, JAMES Historical and Critical Account of a Grand Series of National Medals. 1820/2003.
•OLSEN, KIRSTIN Daily Life in 18th-Century England (Greenwood Press 'Daily Life Through History' Series)

•PEPYS, SAMUEL Diaries (Also see "The Diary of Samuel Pepys" which is an online presentation of the writings of the renowned 17th century diarist who lived in London, England. A new entry written by Pepys is promised for each day, with the first appearing on 1st January 2003. This site is run by Phil Gyford.)

•PICARD, LIZA Dr. Johnson's London : Coffee-Houses and Climbing Boys, Medicine, Toothpaste and Gin, Poverty and Press-Gangs, Freakshows and Female Education

•PICARD, LIZA Restoration London: : Engaging Anecdotes And Tantalizing Trivia From The Most Magnificent And Renowned City Of Europe

•RIBEIRO, AILEEN The Art of Dress : Fashion in England and France 1750 to 1820
•UGLOW, JENNY The Lunar Men : Five Friends Whose Curiosity Changed the World. 2003.
•WHITMORE, JOHN The Token Collectors Companion. 2006.





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