"COLLECTING AMERICAN NEWSPAPERS"
by Jim Lyons, 1989
"Collecting American Newspapers", by Jim Lyons (a full-time dealer
in historical newspapers since 1972), clearly and concisely presents the
hows and whys of newspaper collecting. Over 400 newspaper pictures enhance
this 156 page, 8 1/2 x 11" softcover book.
Topics covered include:
o The most extensive Price Guide yet, listing nearly 600 newspapers!
o An innovative good-better-best newspaper rating scale
o A lavishly illustrated short history of American newspapers
o 26 ways to collect newspapers
o Care & Preservation of your newspapers
o Sensible Investment Strategies
o How to Detect Reprints
o And a great Glossary and Collector's Tips chapter which we have heard
is grand fun to read in itself
The price is $39.95 postpaid. California residents please add appropriate
sales tax for your county. If you are not completely satisfied return the
book and your money will be refunded. The book will be autographed on request.
Send your order to:
P. O. Box 580
Los Altos, CA 94023
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About some of the newspapers pictured in the book.
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