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handbook of Greek and Roman coins

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Macmillan and co., limited, The Macmillan company , London, New York
Numismatics, Greek, Numismatics,
Statement[by] G. F. Hill. With fifteen collotype plates.
SeriesHandbooks of archaeology and antiquities
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LC ClassificationsCJ237 .H6
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 295 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23378151M
LC Control Number03005809
OCLC/WorldCa395161

Klawans "Handbook of Ancient Greek and Roman Coins" was the repeated answer. The book is essentially divided into a part "A" and a part "B", 'A' being Greek and 'B' being Roman Imperial.

Very little attention is given to Republican Rome and Byzantine Rome but that is /5(84). The Oxford Handbook of Greek and Roman Coinage will fill this gap by providing a systematic overview of the major coinages of the classical world. The Handbook begins with a general introduction by volume editor William E.

Metcalf followed by an article establishing the history and role of scientific analysis in ancient numismatics/5(14). The Handbook of Ancient Greek and Roman Coins combines the two main references that collectors have depended on for nearly forty years in the study of ancient Greek and Roman coins.

The book touches upon every aspect of ancient coinage, from how the pieces were made to what their symbolism meant to the people who used them. It contains all the information needed to properly identify and attribute coins Brand: Whitman Publishing.

Handbook of Ancient Greek and Roman Coins book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Originally published: Racine, Wis.: Western Pub/5. Handbook of Ancient Greek and Roman Coins: An Official Whitman Guidebook by Zander H. Klawans and a great selection of related handbook of Greek and Roman coins book, art and collectibles available now at A large gap exists in the literature of ancient numismatics between general works intended for collectors and highly specialized studies addressed to numismatists.

Indeed, there is hardly anything produced by knowledgeable numismatists that is easily accessible to the academic community at large or the interested lay reader.

This Handbook will fill this gap by providing a systematic overview. The Oxford Handbook of Greek and Roman Coinage will fill this gap by providing a systematic overview of the major coinages of the classical world.

The Handbook begins with a general introduction by volume editor William E. Metcalf followed by an article establishing the history and role of scientific analysis in ancient numismatics.

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Sir George Francis Hill. Macmillan and Company, limited, - Numismatics, Greek - pages. 0 Reviews. Preview this book» What people are saying - Write a. A Handbook of Greek and Roman Coins Handbooks of archaeology and antiquities: Author: Sir George Francis Hill: Publisher: Macmillan and Company, limited, Original from: the New York Public Library: Digitized: Length: pages: Export Citation: BiBTeX EndNote RefMan.

This covers Greek coins from B.C. to Roman Coins up to A.D. The scope of this book is basically European coinage for roughly 1, years. What this book does NOT cover: Byzantine, Persian and Far East ancient coins. About 60% of the book (the first half of the book) is devoted to Greek coins, and the other 40% to Roman (mostly imperial 5/5(5).

Book digitized by Google from the library of the New York Public Library and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. Appendix iv. The imperial families of the Western empire to A. []Appendix v. Select bibliography: p. []Pages: 21st Century Numismatics: The Oxford Handbook of Greek and Roman Coinage Edited by William E.

Metcalf Oxford University Press, Review written by Roger Kuntz This book represents an unprecedented innovation in numismatic literature and is becoming widely regarded as the best introduction to classical ancient coins.

The Oxford Handbook of Greek and Roman Coinage William E. Metcalf Oxford Handbooks. Provides up-to-date study of Greco-Roman numismatic scholarship ; Includes nearly illustrations ; Easily accessible to the academic community at large or the interested lay reader.

Handbook of Ancient Greek and Roman Coins by Zander H. Klawans (, Paperback, Revised, Unabridged) Whether you're a long time ancient coin collector or just starting out, this book provides a great deal of reference material.

From the earliest History of coin making to the Byzantine era/5(34). Buy Handbook of Ancient Greek and Roman Coins by Klawans, Zander H (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible s: First published inVan Meter's Handbook of Roman Imperial Coins (HRIC) quickly became a cult classic among collectors.

Inused copies were trading in excess of $ on eBay. This was no surprise, book remains the most comprehensive, and yet easy-to-use one-volume reference on Roman Imperial Coins.

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This book shows how to read Greek coins and covers methods for determining dates on Roman coins. It is profusely illustrated with sections on symbols, city names and mythological characters.

Edited Kenneth Bressett. The Oxford Handbook of Greek and Roman Coinage will fill this gap by providing a systematic overview of the major coinages of the classical world. The handbook begins with a general introduction by volume editor William E.

Metcalf followed by an article establishing the history and role of scientific analysis in ancient numismatics.3/5(1). Greek History, Mythology, Myths Book 1) The Pocket Oxford Greek Dictionary: Greek-English English-Greek Roman History from Coins: Some uses of the Imperial Coinage to the Historian Roman Republican Coinage (in two volumes) The Oxford Handbook of Language and Law (Oxford.

ANCIENT GREEK & ROMAN COINS The Handbook of Ancient Greek and Roman Coins combines the two main references that collectors have depended on for nearly forty years in the study of ancient Greek and Roman coins.

The book touches upon every aspect of ancient coinage, from how the pieces were made to what their symbolism meant to the people who used them/5(39). Handbook of Ancient Greek and Roman Coins: An Official Whitman Guidebook.

Author. Klawans, Zander H. & Bressett, K. Publisher. Western Pub. Publication Date. Buy This Book. $ plus shipping $ free shipping worldwide. By purchasing books through this website, you support our non-profit organization. Ancient History.

Touches upon every aspect of ancient coinage. Contains all the information needed to properly identify and attribute coins to that era. Beginning and advanced collectors alike will benefit from data, charts, and detailed photos.

Binding: Paperback Edition: 1st Publication Date: May >Size: x Pages: Classical Numismatic Group, LLC, in conjuction with Oliver Hoover, is publishing a series of handbooks on Greek coinage.

This project was conceived in and the first volume was published in Subsequent volumes are scheduled to appear in the next few years. Each volume covers a specific area of Greek coinage, and 13 volumes will be.

ISBN: X OCLC Number: Notes: "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.

Buy Handbook of Ancient Greek and Roman Coins by Zander H Klawans, Ken Bressett (Editor) online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 1 editions - starting at $ Shop now.5/5(1).

For example, in the Greek section, the book shows only one example of coin for every Greek city-state, which does not help at all in identifying the coins in my possession.

The only useful section is on the Roman coin markings but honestly, I would recommend spending a little more money on a more thorough s:   A useful and inexpensive reference, The Handbook of Ancient Greek and Roman Coins, originally written in the ’s by Zander Klawans, was revised and updated by Author: Mike Markowitz.

Free 2-day shipping on qualified orders over $ Buy Handbook of Ancient Greek and Roman Coins (Paperback) at 3/5(1). Ancient Coin Books. View All Ancient Coin Books. Books and reference material for items from before AD. Sorted into subcategories for Greek, Byzantine, Celtic and Roman, as well as an Other section for the vast variety of other cultures spread across the ancient world.

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The Ptolemies have also been credited with a policy of controlling monetary supply to maintain price stability in the chôra (countryside).