1991. Folio, original blindstamped gold cloth; black labels, gilt; jacket; in original slipcase. 619, (5) pages; illustrated. Near fine. The third volume of the Shanghai Museum's encyclopedia of Chinese money, covering Sui, Tang, and Five Dynasties. This book weighs more than the estimated 3 pounds and may incur extra international shipping charges.
Complete set of seven issues (1982-84). 4to, original printed card covers. Approximately 750 pages total. Generally 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 difficult to find texts on the subject, making...
Ho Chi Minh City: 2014. First edition. 8vo, original pictorial card covers. 233, (3) pages; illustrated in color. New. The only edition of this very useful guide to Lao coins and paper money issued from the 16th century to the present. Illustrated in color and with price guidelines, along with considerable historical commentary.
Harbin: Heilongjiang People's Publishing House, 2005. Fifteen volumes, complete. Small 8vo, original matching pictorial card covers. Over 2200 pages; heavily illustrated in color. Generally fine. An encyclopedic and very well-illustrated work on Chinese paper money. Rarely available in this country.