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VOLLSTÄNDIGES HANDBUCH DER MÜNZ-, BANK-UND WECHSELVERHÄLT-NISSE ALLER LÄNDER UND HANDELSPLÄTZE DER ERDE.
Noback, Christian.

VOLLSTÄNDIGES HANDBUCH DER MÜNZ-, BANK-UND WECHSELVERHÄLT-NISSE ALLER LÄNDER UND HANDELSPLÄTZE DER ERDE.

.... Rudolstradt im verlag der Hofbuchhandlung ... 1833.
1st Ed. 3 vols. xxii + 1333pp. + [iii]. Additional engraved t.p. to vol. 1., 2 folding letterpress leaves, 119 plates with 380 examples illustrated. German text. Some light browning, early cloth, lightly faded, rebacked in modern calf, gilt tooling to head and tail of spine, gilt lettered title labels. With the armorial bookplates of William Wrixon Leycester, his numismatic and miscellaneous library was sold by Sothebys in 1888. A catalogue is available. Scarce original work. Complete manual of coin, bank and exchange rates of all countries and trading places of earth. Johann Christian Noback (1777-1852) German commercial writer and merchant. His literary reputation is based on his [the above work] which he shares with his son Friedrich Eduard Noback as a "complete handbokk of coin, measure and weight ratios etc. " Repertorium der gesammten deutschen Literatur, Volume 13 pp.247. Handbook of World Exchange Rates, 1590–1914 By Markus A Denzel (Bibliography).
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