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Book Department

Welcome to the Book Department. These are some of my favorite books on coins, medals, tokens, ancients, errors, paper money, auction catalogues and odd and curious money. Unfortunately, most of them are now out of print.

These books are necessary reading for the library of every serious collector. Consider them your guide to more fully understand and enjoy your collection.

All prices are in Canadian Dollars.

Barrett, Anthony Caligula: The Corruption of Power. Yale University. 1989. Hard Cover. 334 page study of one of the more interesting Caesars. 4 plates of coins. as new $75
Boardman, Griffin & Murray eds. The Oxford History of the Roman World. Oxford Univ. Press. 1991. Card Covers. 384 pages. as new $40
Brown, Augustus Romano-British Coins. 28 pages + one plate, ND, as new $15
Grant, Michael The Army of the Caesars. Scribner. 1974. Hard Cover. 365 pages. Account of the rise and fall of Rome as related to its military power. as new $75
Lewis, N & Reinhold, M Roman Civilization Sourcebook 1: The Republic. Harper & Row. 1966. Card Covers. 544 pages. fair $30
Lewis, N & Reinhold, M Roman Civilization Sourcebook II: The Empire. Harper & Row 1966. Card Covers. 652 pages. fine $40
Lorber, Catharine Treasures of Ancient Coinage: From the Private Collections of American Numismatic Society Members. Chrysopylon. 124 pages, card covers, 1996. new. (covers Classical Greek, Hellenistic, Roman Republican and Roman Imperial Coins). heavily illustrated. $25
Mac Dowall, David The Western Coinages of Nero. American Numismatic Association, 1979. 256 pages + 25 plates. as new. $75
Manton, E. Lennox Roman North Africa. Seaby. 1988. Hard Cover. 144 pages. Illustrates coinage used. excellent study. as new $60
Mattingly, Harold A Guide to Republican and Imperial Roman Coins. Obol International, 1980 reprint of 1927 original classic, 80 pages + 8 plates + 11 figures, hard covers. new $60
Mattingly, Harold Roman Coins: From the Earliest Times to the Fall of the Western Empire. Sanford Durst Publications, 1987 reprint of 1927 original classic, 300 pages + 64 plates, hard covers, new $75
Mattingly, Harold The Various Styles of the Roman Republican Coinage. Obol International, 1977, 18 pages + card covers, as new $20
Mattingly, H. & Robinson, E. The Date of the Roman Denarius and other Landmarks in Early Roman Coinage. Obol International, 1974, 60 pages + 3 plates, card covers, as new. $30
Scullard, H.H. From the Gracchi to Nero: A History of Rome 133 BC to AD 68. Methuen. 1965. Card Covers. 460 pages. as new $40
Sutherland, C.H.V. Coinage in Roman Imperial Policy 31 B.C.-A.D.68. Sanford Durst Publications. 1978 reprint of 1951 original classic. 220 pages + 17 plates, hard covers, new $75
Sydenham, Rev. E.A. The Coinages of Augustus. Attic Books, 1977. 42 pages + 3 plates, card covers, new $15
Van Meter, David  The Handbook of Roman Imperial Coins: A Complete Guide to the History, Types and Values of Roman Imperial Coinage. Catalogues all major types issued from 27 B.C. through 498 A.D. The most comprehensive, yet easy to use, one-volume reference. 334 pages, 8 1/2 X 11. Contains 8,160 different coin types. Photos of 1,008 coins for identification. Highly recommended. new. $80
Walter, G. Caesar - A Biography. Charles Scribner. 1952. Hard Cover. 637 pages. Extremely detailed account of the Julius Caesar, his wars, politics etc. fine $75
Webb, Percy The Pre-Reform Coinage of Diocletian. Attic Books, 1977. 29 pages + card covers, new $20
Westdal, Stewart Dictionary of Roman Coin Inscriptions. Sanford Durst Publications. 140 pages, card covers, new $60
Yourcenar, M. Memoirs of Hadrian. Farrar, Straus & Co. 1963. Hard Cover. 347 pages. Historical account of one of the more prominent Roman Emperors. extremely fine $90
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