New York: (1940). 8vo, original blue cloth, gilt. (4), 69, (1) pages; price realized printed alongside each description. Near fine. Item #2810
One of the Limited Hardbound Edition of 100 copies. August C. Gies (1855-1944), was a prolific coin collector. The Stacks described him as being ìone of the most ardent students of numismatics,î noting that ìwhen this collection was described, Mr. Gies was the oldest living collector in the United States, having commenced his collecting activities in 1864.î.