4 edition of Handbook of ancient Greek and Roman coins found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 278) and index.This book is a combination of two primary references originally authored by Zander H. Klawans: Reading and dating Roman imperial coins, and An Outline of ancient Greek coins--Introd.
|Statement||Western Pub. Co.|
|Publishers||Western Pub. Co.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvi, 117 p. :|
|Number of Pages||75|
nodata File Size: 7MB.
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