Two giants of the ancient Greek coin world, Ian Carradice and Martin J. Price, wrote this book. Carradice ordered the previously chaotic Persian Siglos into time periods while Martin J. Price did the same for Alexander the Great’s empire, they came together to write this triumph! Through 154 pages and nearly 300 pictures find out how the coins we still use today were invented by the Ancient Greeks and why the designs were so important from the 7th Century B.C. to when the Romans came to dominate in the 1st Century B.C. Retailing at £25, don’t miss our special half price offer of only £12.50.
Get the best book for beginners in Roman Coins, many collectors have started identifying Roman Coins using this book! It is a step by step guide teaching basic techniques to be able to identify the time period and denomination with clear illustrations.
Robin Eaglen is a coin collector who turned his passion into his profession. His fantastic collection was used as his inspiration for this book, a celebration indeed! It starts with a few broad chapters about collecting and coinage, then it explains the many influences behind each of the most famous Greek coins, say, history or religion. Also, slivers of fascinating information, such as, did you know Florence Nightingale found an Owl at the Athenian Acropolis and kept it as a pet?! Don’t miss this 229 page hardback treat full of colour images which normally retails at £40, at Coincraft you only need pay half price - £19.95