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Rare Original Edition of Prou on the Carolingian Coins

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Rare Original Edition of Prou on the Carolingian Coins
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Prou, Maurice. LES MONNAIES CAROLINGIENNES. First edition. Paris, 1896. 4to, later brown polished quarter calf with mottled sides; spine with five raised bands, lettered in gilt; marbled endpapers; original printed wraps bound in. (4), lxxxix, (3), 180, (4) pages; 23 fine plates. Untrimmed and fine. Catalogue de la monnaies françaises de la Bibliothèque Nationale. The very rare first edition; the first copy we’ve offered in over twenty-five years. Important. Clain-Stefanelli 5822.* Grierson 123.