London & Crestline: 2004. New. Studies in the History of Numismatic Literature No. 2. 8vo, original green cloth, gilt, jacket. First English Edition. 248 pages; fine duotone frontispiece portrait of the author; occasional text illustrations. New. Item #241
An English translation of the best comprehensive introduction to ancient numismatics and its literature, featuring important commentary and bibliographic details on printed numismatic works from the beginning of the sixteenth to the end of the nineteenth century and a valuable chapter on major nineteenth century auction catalogues featuring ancient coins.