By Mrs Brewer; Edwin W. Streeter
London   Chatto & Windus
7.5" by 5" xiv, 139pp.
The scarce first English edition of this work on gold and silver standards in different countries, by Mrs Brewer and translated from the original by Arthur Von Studnitz.
By Mrs Brewer; Edwin W. Streeter

1877 Gold: or, Legal Regulations for the Standard of Gold and Silver Wares in Different Countries of the World. Translated and abridged from "Die Gesetzliche Regelung Des Feingehaltes Vob Gold-Und Silber-Waaren, Von Arthur Von Studitz".

London   Chatto & Windus
7.5" by 5" xiv, 139pp.
The scarce first English edition of this work on gold and silver standards in different countries, by Mrs Brewer and translated from the original by Arthur Von Studnitz.
£49.00
: 0.5kgs / : 884Z24

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First Edition, Folding Maps, Illustrated, Original Binding, Publishers' Original Binding, Scarce

The scarce first English edition. Translated from the original German. 

Illustrated with a folding frontispiece map of the world. Collated complete. 

This work was translated and abridged from the original work from Arthur Von Studnitz by Mrs Brewer, with a preface and additional notes by Edwin W. Streeter. This work features the legal regulations for the standards of gold and silver in numerous countries, including Spain, Italy, Great Britain, France and Sweden.

In the original publisher's cloth.

Condition

In the publisher's original cloth. Externally very smart with marks to the boards, predominantly to the rear, front joint starting with closed tears to the cloth to the head, tail and middle of the joint, bumping to the extremities with small closed tears to the head and tail of the spine. Light offsetting to the free endpapers. Internally firmly bound with cords showing occasionally. Pages generally bright with the odd minor mark and spot.

Good

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