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English trade tokens the Industrial Revolution illustrated. by Peter Mathias

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Published by Abelard-Schuman in London, New York .
Written in English



  • Great Britain.


  • Tokens -- Great Britain.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementPhotos. by A. C. Barrington-Brown.
SeriesCollecting coins
LC ClassificationsCJ5053 .M3 1962
The Physical Object
Pagination64 p.
Number of Pages64
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5852057M
LC Control Number62012461

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