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An Attractive Set of Hennin

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An Attractive Set of Hennin
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Hennin, (Michel D). MANUEL DE NUMISMATIQUE ANCIENNE... TOME PREMIER: ÉLÉMENTS. TOME SECOND: NOMENCLATURE. ATLAS: CONTENANT UN CHOIX DES PLUS BELLES PIÈCES. Paris, 1872. Three volumes, complete: two volumes of text and a plate atlas. Small 8vo, contemporary red quarter calf with mottled sides; spines ruled and lettered in gilt. viii, 391, (1); (4), 548; 23, (1) pages, titles printed in red and black incorporating a numismatic engraving; 70 lithographic plates of coins. A bit spotted as usual. Near fine. A scarce classic work, still worthy of a place in a numismatic library. The first illustrated and best edition. See catalogue for full description.