New York: Arco, 1981. Small 4to, original full brown cowhide; spine with three raised bands, lettered in gilt; moiré endpapers; all page edges gilt; silk marker; decorative headbands. xiv, (2), 406 pages; illustrated. Housed in original brown leatherette box, as issued. Box a bit worn and cracked; near fine. Item #6029
The deluxe edition of the standard work on the subject. Combines a detailed history of the subject with a catalogue of the pieces themselves. Though 100 copies of the deluxe edition were apparently issued (of which this is No. 98), it appears infrequently on the secondary market.