J Y Akerman. 1840. 434pp. + 17 pl. of line drawings.
Guide to the study of Greek, Roman, and English coins, also incl. Scotch and Irish coins. This book, which was the very last word in 1840 is in five parts. 1. Greek coins of cities and princes, including roman colonial coins. 2. Roman coins, republican and imperial. English coinage. 4. Anglo-gallic coins. 5. Irish and Scotch coins. There are pl. of the major types of greek coins, portraits of the roman emperors and main reverse types, etc.
Recently rebound, retaining the leather-covered boards. The extremities a little worn, the binding sound, but some of the pl. spotty.
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