Roman Coins & their values II
Roman Coins & their values III by David R. Sear.
Hard back, 696 pages, Illustrated B&W, 14.5cm x22cm
This second volume contains a wealth of background information, as well as notes on the historical significance of many of the individual types. The accession of Nerva to the overthrow of the Severan Dynasty AD96-AD235.
On the back cover:
The most comprehensive catalogue of the series ever produced for the coin collector, this three-volume work spans almost eight centuries of Roman currency, from its republican beginnings in the early 3rd century BC down to the barbarian conquest of the western provinces and the commencement of the sole eastern (Byzantine) empire in the late 5th century AD. In addition to detailed descriptions of over 5,000 coins this second volume contains a wealth of background information, as well as notes on the historical significance of many of the individual types. Valuations are provided in a range of grades and in two currencies (British pounds and US dollars) and the work is fully illustrated throughout with high quality photographic images.