OF THE GOLD & SILVER COINS OF ALL NATIONS. EXHIBITED IN ABOVE FOUR HUNDRED COPPER PLATE ENGRAVINGS CORRECTLY EXECUTED BY AN EMINENT ARTIST, TO WHICH IS ADDED A REGULAR INDEX, THE NAME, ASSAY, WEIGHT AND VALUE OF EACH. ALSO SIR ISAAC NEWTON'S TABLES OF FOREIGN GOLD & SILVER COINS, MADE IN THE YEAR 1700 BY ORDER OF THE PRIVY COUNCIL. BOOK DESCRIPTION: Small 8vo (15cm), (4), 74pp, 34 plates.
Original grey boards, with original paper label to front cover. Binding secure, having been professionally restored using what appears to be matching period paper. , Wisbech, and light blue ownership stamps of Alfred Bell, Jeweller, Wisbech, to endpaper (twice) and several other leaves.
A very pleasing copy of a scarce work with interesting Cambridgeshire provenance. Add a map to your own listings. The item "C1808GOLD & SILVER COINS OF ALL NATIONSSIR ISAAC NEWTON'S TABLESNUMISMATICS" is in sale since Monday, October 8, 2018. This item is in the category "Books, Comics & Magazines\Antiquarian & Collectable".The seller is "gilleasbuig*ferguson*rare*books" and is located in Isle of Skye. This item can be shipped worldwide.