Biographical Dictionary of Medallists.
Forrer, L. Biographical Dictionary of Medallists, Coin, Gem and Seal-Engravers, Mint-Masters, etc. Reprinted by Baldwin's in 8 volumes. Written by Leonard Forrer, and originally published as excerpts in Spink's Numismatic Circular, this monumental eight volume set is now the most comprehensive text available, providing the reader with over 10,000 biographical sketches of medalists and coin, gem and seal-engravers. An enormous undertaking which deserves a place in any collector's library.