Leiden: Brill, 1999. 8vo, original blue cloth, gilt; jacket. x, 234 pages; 5 plates. Jacket a bit worn; near fine. An interesting cultural study of the employment of Westerners in the Japanese Mint in Meiji Japan and their eventual removal from these positions.
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Hong Kong: Champion, 2011. Tall 4to, original pictorial boards. (4), viii, 170, (2) pages; heavily illustrated in color. Signed by Guth. Fine.
Hong Kong: Champion, 2010. Tall 4to, original pictorial boards. (4), 152 pages; heavily illustrated in color. Near fine.
Isle of South Uist: 1995. 4to, original green cloth, gilt. (2), 183, (3) pages; illustrated. Near fine. One of the few works on the subject.
(1982–1984. Complete set of seven issues (1982–1984). 4to, original printed card covers. Approximately 750 pages total. Issue 5 a bit ragged; rest generally near fine. A complete set of this scarce publication, essential to students of Asian numismatics (primarily China, Japan, Korea and Annam). Smith published original articles and reprinted...
Beijing: China Finance Publishing House, 1987. Folio [38.5 by 26.5 cm], original maroon leatherette, gilt; jacket. (8), 134 pages; illustrated throughout and on 16 color plates. Lower hinge cracked; jacket worn. Chinese text with English preface. Very good. Infrequently seen. Illustrates and discusses ancient Chinese paper money from the Song, Jin, Yuan, Ming, and Qing Dynasties.
London: Batsford, 1936. First edition. 4to, original orange cloth, lettered in green and red; decorative endpapers. xviii, 198 pages; text illustrations; 148 plates, 39 of which are in color. Bruise to upper right corner; clear jacket taped to endpapers. Previous owner’s bookplate. Very good. The first edition of this scarce...
Bangkok: 2012. 4to, original black cloth, gilt, with medallion inset into cover; pictorial slipcase. 284 pages; illustrated in color throughout. DVD with images. Minor wear to slipcase, else fine. An exceptional work, winner of the 2013 IAPN Book Prize.
Los Angeles: 1954. First edition. 8vo, original printed gray cloth; jacket. 476, (2) pages; 224 plates. Small illustrated label affixed to opening blank, with presentation inscription by the author: “In recognition and appreciation of your lively interest in the compilation of this book. (signed) E. Kann, February 1954.” Front hinge...
Tokyo: Kansei 5, (1793). 22.5 by 15 cm; original red-brown thick paper covers with printed title label; sewn in traditional style. 26 pages; illustrated. Title label worn. Dusty, with some yellowing. Very good. Title usually transliterated Senpan. Coole *J-395. Hayashi and Kornicki, Early Japanese Books in Cambridge University Library, No. 1916.
Shanghai: 1988–2004. Nine heavily illustrated volumes, as follows: 1, 先秦货币. Pre-Qin Money. 1988. 1181, (3) pages. [with] 2, 秦汉三国两晋南北朝货币. Three Kingdoms, Northern Dynasties. 2002. 783, (1) pages. [with] 3, 隋唐五代十国货币. Sui, Tang, and Five Dynasties. 1991. 619, (5) pages. [with] 6, 清钱币. Qing Coins. 2004. 811, (1) pages. 7, 清纸币...
London: 2012. 8vo, original dark blue cloth, gilt; jacket. xii, 564 pages; illustrated. Fine.