Collecting Confederate Paper Money by Fricke, P.
Collecting Confederate Paper Money - Field Edition 2008 by Pierre Fricke
Hardback, 454 pages, illustrated throughout in colour.
This work serves as an adaptation of Pierre Fricke's monumental 2005 work, itself a completion and expansion of Dr. Douglas Ball's long-awaited encyclopaedic work on Confedarate paper money. The book features a condensed introduction to the field complete with its history, ways to collect, and the only photo grading guide for CSA currency. It features updated rarity ratings for types and varieties as well as bonds, and prices for actual transactions. With features like side-by-side colour pictures of contemporary counterfeit and genuine type notes, this book will be the essential portable reference work for anyone interested in Confederate currency.