Bruxelles: Fr. Gobbaerts, Imprimeur du Roi, 1883. 8vo, later brown cloth and decorative boards; spine lettered in gilt. xi, (1), 474 pages. One leaf bound out of order. Fine. Item #6013
One of the best of several specialized European numismatic bibliographies that appeared in the late nineteenth century. Arranged alphabetically, the author’s full name is generally cited, with biographical notes. A chronological listing of each author’s publications follows, usually including pagination and format and often featuring useful bibliographical and other observations. Author and subject indexes are appended at the end. Very scarce. Kolbe 72.