PETER MORRIS Dealer in Coins & Medals

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Ancient Books

(Please add £4 per order for books, or collect from me at the shop or at a Coin Fair)










NEW BOOKS.










GREEK.











Greek coins and their values, D. Sear Volume 1 1997 page 1 - 316 £35










Greek coins and their values, D. Sear Volume 2 1996 page 317 - 762 £40










After Marathon- war, society and money in fifth-century Greece, Wartenberg 1995 62pp £6










Ancient Greek Portrait Coins, Carradice 1978 16pp £3










Greek coins in the Berlin Pergamon Museum 1991 64pp, plus illus. (In German) £5










Greek coins, Carradice 1995 112pp British Museum Press £9























ROMAN.











Volume 1 - Roman coins and their values, D Sear Millennium edition, 2000











complete re-working of the old red RCV. 280BC to AD96 532pp 1200+ illus. £45










Volume 2 - Roman coins and their values, D Sear 2002











AD 96 to AD235 696 pp + numerous photographic illustrations £65










Volume 3 - Roman coins and their values, D Sear 2005











AD 235 - 285 536 pp + b/w pictures throughout. £45










Volume 4 - Roman Coins and their Values, D Sear 2011











AD 284 - 337 552 pp + numerous b/w photos throughout. Invaluable, as the others £45










Volume 5 - Roman Coins and their Values, D Sear 2014











AD 337 - 491. 575 pp. As all the other 4 volumes, fully illustrated. £50























Roman Silver Coins - Vol 1, Republic to Augustus 3rd edition 1978 166 pp £25










Roman Silver Coins - Vol 2, Tiberius to Commodus 3rd edition 2004 255 pp £25










Roman Silver Coins - Vol 3, Pertinax to Balbinus & Pupienus 2nd ed. 1982 161 pp £25










Roman Silver Coins - Vol 4, Gordian III to Postumus 2nd ed. 1982 137 pp £25










Roman Silver Coins - Vol 5, Carausius to Romulus Augustus 2004 214 pp £25










(Most of the above RSC volumes are now out-of-print - we have only the one copy of each)
























A Dictionary of Ancient Roman Coins, Melville-Jones, Spink 2004 329 pp. A to Z. £40










Coinage in Roman Britain, Reece 1987 144pp (Seaby Publ) Out of print £20










Roman Provincial Coins, an Introduction to the Greek Imperials, Butcher 1988 138pp £15










An Inventory of Romano-British Coin Hoards, Robertson / Hobbs/Buttrey RNS pub'n











huge A4 tome 2000 520 pages. An excellent reference, listing 1750 hoards. £50










Coin Hoards of Great Britain and Ireland 1500 - 1967, Brown & Dolley. 1971 88 pp £25










Identifying Roman Coins, Reece and James 1986 60pp Spink publications £14










The Pattern of Bronze Coinage under Constantine I, JPC Kent 1957 77pp with











8 plates; Doris Stockwell Memorial papers no. 3 £10










Wealth of the Roman world Gold & Silver AD 300 - 700, Kent & Painter 1977 191pp











12 colour Plates, 269 illustrations & 5 maps £25










Ancient Coin Collecting III - Roman World : Politics & Propaganda. Sayles (Krause)











1997 198 pp. (Aimed at the US collectors market). £15










Ancient Coin Collecting IV - Roman Provincial Coins. Sayles (Krause)











1998 198 pp, similar format to the above £15










Roman Silver Coins - a price Guide, R. Plant 3rd edition 2009 100 pp (Rotographic) £5










Another, 1st edition 2005, as above 96pp £3










Roman Base Metal Coins, a price Guide, R. Plant 3rd ed. 2006 82pp (Rotographic) £5










Another, 2nd edition 2005, as above 80pp £2










Monnaies Romaines, Archeologie et Numismatique a Lyon, Audra and Mathey











1992 81pp (in French) £12










Roman lead seals from finds in Trier - (German) by H-J Leukel. Romische Bleiplomben











aus Trierer Funden. 1995 246 pp, with 22 plates in b/w £30










Animals on Roman coins, R Stoll (German) - Tiere auf Romische Munzen :











1992 123 pp, plus section on bronze figures. £15























BYZANTINE.











Byzantine Coins and their values, D Sear 2nd revised & enlarged edition 1996 526pp £50










Beginner's Guide to identifying Byzantine coins, Prue M Fitts Spink 2015 133 pp £25










Byzantine Coinage in its international setting, Grierson Fitzwilliam Museum 1990 16pp £3























CELTIC.











Celtic coinage of Britain, RD Van Arsdell Spink 1989 584 pp plus 54 b/w plates.











Long out-of-print and very desirable. As new, scarcely opened. £125










Currencies of the Anglo-Norman Isles, McCammon Spink 1984 365 pp. Parts 1 and 2











cover Armorican and Celtic, plus Romans, Merovingians, Carolingians & medieval. £40










Forgery of the Haslemere Hoard, Van Arsdell BNTA Publ. No 1 1986 14pp £5










The Tribes & Coins of Celtic Britain, Pudill & Eyre 2005 81 pp. Soft-back with many











b/w and colour illustration; plus separate price-list. £15























VARIOUS.











The Art of Coins and their photography, an illustrated photographic treatise with an











introduction to numismatics, Hoberman 1981 395pp Spink publ £40










Early World Coins & Early Weight Standards, Rbt Tye 2009 183 pp A4 format, softback £20










Medicine on Ancient Greek & Roman coins, R.G. Penn 1994 186pp £18










The Snettisham Roman Jeweller's Hoard, Johns 1997 128pp + illus £14










Gods & Pharaohs of Ancient Egypt 1998 64pp Quantum books £5










The Pyramids 1998 64pp Quantum books £5










Ancient Egyptian Culture 1998 64pp Quantum books £5










Great Coins and Medals, Babelon & (photos) Roubier, 1959 as new 37pp and











167 huge b/w photos. Stunning £25










Christie's Auction catalogue of Roman & Greek coins, sold 8/10/1985 436 lots. H/bk £12























SECOND-HAND BOOKS.











Greek.











A catalogue of Greek coins, Gilbert Askew, Seaby 1951 119 pp. 1st priced list. £20










Greek Coins and their Values, HASeaby & Kololubski 2nd edition 1959 157 pp 4 plates £15










Ancient Greek Coins, GK Jenkins 1972 310pp 679 enlarged illus, some in colour £45










Indo-Greek Numismatics Whitehead 1969 144 pp and 8 plates £20










Sassanian coins WH Valentine 1993 reprint 118 pp, all from hand-written script ! £25










Greek coins - history of metallic currency & coinage C Seltman











1960 311pp + 64 plates editions 1 &2 £12










Masterpieces of Greek Coinage, Seltman 1949 128pp £15










Greek coins & History - some current problems, Colin Kraay 1969 81pp & 8 plates £8










Some notes on ancient dies & coining methods, Vermeule 1954 51pp £5










Greek Coins and Cities, Davis 1967 221pp (Spink publ) £35










Royal Greek Portrait Coins, Newell 1937 128pp £20










Historical Greek Coins, Hill 1906 180pp £12










A Guide to the principal coins of the Greeks - From Circ. 700 B.C. to A.D. 270,











Barclay Head (British Museum) 1965 108pp + 52 b/w plates £20










Die Schonsten Griechenmunzen Siziliens, Hirmer 1940 66pp (in German) £5










Northern Greek coins, by Regling 1923 24pp, plus 12 pages of plates (German) £5










Sicilia Numismatica - the coinage of Sicily, by W Giesecke 1923 (in German)











188 pages, plus 27 pages of plates. Rare and impressive. £50










Chefs-d'Oeuvre des Monnaies Grecques, Babelon 1952 39pp 48 plates











Folio-size, cased bound. Superb £85










L'Art Grec, Boardman 1964 286pp plus many colour illustrations (in French) £12










La Vie des Monnaies Grecques, JB Vigne 1988 275 pp £35























Roman.











A Dictionary of Roman Numismatics, Seth Stevenson. 1964 - 1st Seaby reprint of the 1889











original - 929 pages, with 700+ illustrations. The only A - Z you'll need. £50










Another, this one 1982 Seaby reprint. £40










A Catalogue of Roman Coins, (HA Seaby) 1936 58 pp. First Seaby Roman sales list £10










Roman Coins & their values, HA Seaby 1954. Hardback 133 pp plus 5 plates. £15










Roman Coins and their values, Sear 1974 2nd ed. 375pp + 12 b/w plates - with











dedication inside front cover by David Sear. £20










Roman Coins, and How to collect them... John Fox 1983 194 pp. ( he was a teacher of RE











at the same school in North Oxford, where I started my career as a teacher too !!) £10










Roman Silver Coins, Vol 1 The Republic to Augustus, Seaby 1978 ed 168pp h/b £20










Roman History from Coins, M Grant 1958 96pp 32 plates £8










Roman Mythology, S Perowne 1969 141 pp Hamlyn books. Mostly statues & Mosaics. £20










The Chalfont Hoars - and other Roman coin hoards, ed R Bland 11992 366 pp + 32 plates £30










Essays Presented to Humphrey Sutherland - Scripta Nummaria Romana. Spink 1978











15 numismatic essays on Roman numismatics, edited by Carson and Kraay. £25










Coins & Christianity K Jacob 1985 96 pp Seaby. £8










A Guide to the Exhibition of Roman Coins in the British Museum, 1927 84pp











with eight b/w plates and 11 figures £8










A Guide to the Exhibition of Roman Coins in the British Museum 1963 72pp £5










Roman Historical Portraits Toynbee 1978 208pp, plus 409 illus. £20










Le Monete D'argento Della Repubblica Romana Varesi 1990 145pp (in Italian) £15










Ships and parts of ships on Ancient Coins 1, The National Maritime Museum, Haifa,











1975 20pp 45 plates (bilingual English / Hebrew) £15










Marine Motifs on Ancient Coins, at the National Maritime Museum, Haifa, Ringel











1984 95pp (bilingual English / Hebrew) £15










Romische Kaiserportrats im Munzbild, Hirmer 1961 50pp plus illus (in German) £12























Byzantine.











Byzantine coins, The World of Numismatics, P.D. Whitting 1973 311pp; b/w illus. £45










Coinage of the Byzantine Empire, Goodacre 1967 361pp £20























Various.











Coins - an illustrated survey 650 BC to the present day - ed. Martin J Price. Large folio











"coffee table" tome. 1971 320 pp. Lavishly illustrated throughout, with chapters written by











eminent numismatists (Carradice, Burnett, Nash, Kent, Grierson, Besly, Buttry, Sellwood.....) £75










The World Guide to Antiquities, S Kurtz 1975 324 pp - 300+ lovely colour illustrations. £50










Picture book of Ancient coins, Reinfeld & Hobson 1966 64pp £4









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Wealth of the ancient World - the Nelson Bunker Hun & William Herbert Hunt Collections -











1983 329 pp. Greek & Roman antiquities and coins, many illustrations. £30










Cardwell's Lectures on the Coinage of the Greeks and Romans, 1832 238pp £15










Ancient Coins as Pieces of Art, Regling 1924 148pp & 45 Plates (in German)











- (German title -Die Antike Munze als Kunstwerk) £50










A Guide to the Archaeological Museum of Heraclion, Platon 1959 162pp £10










A History of Ancient Coinage 700-300 BC, P.Gardner 1975 464pp + 11 b/w plates £8










Art in Coinage - The aesthetics of money from Greece to the present day,











Sutherland 1955 223pp £8










Egyptian Pottery, Hope 1987 64pp & many b/w photos £5










Egyptian Pyramids & Mastaba tombs of the Old & Middle Kingdoms, Watson 1987 64pp £5










Egyptian Rock - Cut Tombs, Dodson 1991 64pp £5










Coins in History - John Porteous 1969 251 pp. (Lots on the ancients and medieval) £15










Coins - pleasures 7 treasures, John Porteous 1964 128 pp. Section on ancients. £8










Coins & Treasure Trove. Fleuret, ed Birt. 1975 16 pp. £3










Buried British Treasure Hoards ... And how to find them, Ted Fletcher. 1996 113 pp











Rom und Byzanz - archaeological treasures from Bavaria. (in German) 1998 256 pp











by Wamser & Zahlhaas Mostly antiquities from the Munich museum exhibition. £50










Coins of Greece and Rome, RAG Carson, 1971 189 pp plus 25 plates showing 391 coins £12










Another copy, as above, but this one is softback. Otw identical £9










The Story of Money - how money began and how it works. Whitehead & Baskerville 1975











48 pp. Lots of colour and illustrations. (Aimed at the younger reader). £8










Catalogue of the Gupta Gold Coins, (of the Bayana hoard). 1986 148pp by Chhabra. £10