1800 pages, many with photographs and illustrations of coins taken from contemporary auction catalogues and cut and pasted onto relevant pages. Numerous handwritten notes in French throughout both volumes. Both volumes bound in half leather, marbled boards. Raised bands, gilt. Faded and worn, spine of the second volume loose. An interesting example of a nineteenth century collectors handbook, could benefit from further research. £365
Notes to the Editor:
• Established in 1872 A. H. Baldwin & Sons Ltd has over 100 years experience in servicing the numismatic industry.
• Baldwin’s auction department was established in 1993 and has grown to hold between ten and twelve sales annually in London, New York and Hong Kong and specialise in all areas of Numismatics.
• Baldwin’s broadcast all of their main auctions over the internet and provide a live bidding service through www.the-saleroom.com/baldwins