Condition: Covers show some shelf and scuffing. Some edge wear along the spine. Book store stamp and previous owner's name in ink on the title page.
Dust Jacket: None as published.
Contents: With contributions from The Museum of History and Technology this monograph is a survey of the y history of coin collecting up to the mid-20th century. Covers the following:
Evolution of a Science
Beginnings of Coin Collecting
Middle Ages and Early Renaissance
Renaissance and Cinquecento
Early Nineteenth Century
Modern Trends and Accomplishments
Numismatics in the United States