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Greek coins a history of metallic currency and coinage down to the fall of the Hellenistic kingdoms. by Charles Theodore Seltman

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Published in London :bMethuen .
Written in English


  • Coinage -- Greece -- History,
  • Coins, Greek

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Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. xiii-xix.

SeriesMethuen"s handbooks of archaeology
LC ClassificationsCJ335 S48
The Physical Object
Pagination331 p.
Number of Pages331
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14077643M

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