The Greek and Roman history illustrated by coins & medals : Representing their religions, rites, manners, customs, games, feasts, arts and sciences. Together with a succinct account of their emperors, counsuls, cities, colonies and families. In two parts. Necessary for the introduction of youth into all the useful knowledge of antiquity / By O.W..

By: Walker, Obadiah, 1616-1699
Contributor(s): Croom, George [printer.] | Wilkinson, Christopher, fl. 1669-1693 [publisher.] | Miller, William, d. 1693 [publisher.]
Publisher: London : Printed by G. Croom, for William Miller at the Gilded Acorn in St. Paul's Church-yard, and Christopher Wilkinson at the Black Boy against St. Dunstan's Church in Fleet street, 1692.Description: [16], 360 p. ; 8⁰.Subject(s): Numismatics, Greek -- Early works to 1800 | Numismatics, Roman -- Early works to 1800 | Classical antiquities -- Early works to 1800 | Numismatics, Ancient -- Early works to 1800 | Medals, Ancient -- Early works to 1800 | Greece -- History | Rome -- HistoryOwnership: Signature of ? C? Jonas and ? Hayley
Holdings
Item type Home library Collection Shelving location Call number Copy number Status Date due Barcode
Book British Museum
Coins and Medals Rare G&R ANT WAL (Browse shelf(Opens below)) 1 Available 232004-1001

Title page enclosed in a plain rule-border.

Page numbers 97-112 omitted.

Signatures: A-Z⁸ Aa⁴.

Bookseller's advertisements on pp. 356-360.

Printed marginal notes.

O.W. = Obadiah Walker.

Text continuous despite pagination.

"Contrary to the wording on the title we haven't found any coins or medals illustrating this book". (Dekesel)

Pencil notes pasted inside front cover.

ESTC, R991

Wing (CD-Rom, 1996), W397

Dekesel W 11 (Cat.11).

Microfilm. Ann Arbor, Mich. University Microfilms International, 1978. 1 microfilm reel ; 35 mm. (Early English books, 1641-1700; 904:1).

Signature of ? C? Jonas and ? Hayley