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Schweizeriches Münz- und Medaillenkabinet beschrieben von Gottlieb Emanuel von Haller ... mit Kupfern.

Bern, Germany: Im Verlag der neuen typographischen Gesellschaft, 1781. First Edition (Part 1?). Calf over boards. Study of Swiss coins and medals. Former owner Dr. Jacob Hirsch stamp on title. Born in Munich, Hirsch was an expert in numismatics and classical art, and a dealer in archeological and other objects. He was a naturalized Swiss citizen since 1925, and lived in the United States from 1939. He had businesses in New York, Switzerland (ARS Classica) and Paris. Hirsch died in Paris, and sales of his collection and library were held in Lucerne in 1957. Very Good+. Tight, bright and unmarred. Well worn boards, minor foxing, otherwise clean. Full calf with blind stamping, device, raised bands with marble endpapers. 580 pp + index. Item #11091

Price: $1,000.00

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