17th Century Numismatic Books
Dekesel, C. E. A Bibliography of 17th Century Numismatic Books (Three Volumes). London, 2003. Folio, pp. xliv, 1038; ii, (1039-) 2036; ii, (2037-) 3190, illustrations of title pages throughout each volume. All volumes uniformly casebound in cloth, gilt, jackets. Early numismatic publications contain invaluable evidence which can throw new light upon unsolved numismatic questions. This is the starting point and the raison d’etre of this major new bibliography which includes all authored numismatic works published between 1600 and 1699. Limited to 200 copies and winner of the International Prize for Bibliography by the International League of Antiquarian Booksellers in 2006.