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8 edition of Coins in history. found in the catalog.

Coins in history.

by John Porteous

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  • 11 Currently reading

Published by Putnam in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Coins -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. [250]-251.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsCJ59 .P65 1969b
    The Physical Object
    Pagination251 p.
    Number of Pages251
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5753479M
    LC Control Number71077174

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