De la rarete et du prix des medailles Romaines... Par T.E. Mionnet. T. E. Mionnet.
De la rarete et du prix des medailles Romaines... Par T.E. Mionnet.
De la rarete et du prix des medailles Romaines... Par T.E. Mionnet.

De la rarete et du prix des medailles Romaines... Par T.E. Mionnet.

Paris: De Bure Freres, 1827. Second edition, revised and corrected, 2 vols., 8vo, 39 engraved plates of medals and coins; occasional marginal annotations by an early owner, else generally a very good copy in contemporary 1/4 green cloth gilt over marbled boards, old library stickers at top of spines and a couple of unobtrusive rubberstamps in the text. The first edition of this manual and price guide to ancient Roman medals and coins appeared in one volume in 1815; it was reprinted again in 1847 and it was used as the model for a similar work by Saint-Denys published in 1850. Mionnet was considered an authority on the subject, and was the author of the monumental Description des Medailles Antiques, Grecques et Romaines (Paris 1806-13, 6 vols.). Brunet 29801. Item #4248

Price: $300.00

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