British Tokens (1 October 2014)

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Date of Auction: 1st October 2014

Sold for £700

Estimate: £600 - £800

Spence, T., The Coin Collector’s Companion, London, 1795, 1st edn, 2nd issue, 50pp + 6pp Supplement and a New Coins handbill, double interleaved (Manville 236 and note). Original brown leather spine and marbled boards; with neat contemporary ink checkmarks, otherwise internally fine, the binding much worn but intact and firm, very rare £600-800

Footnote

Provenance: Ex libris R.F. Doublet, with his bookplate tipped-in; David Griffiths [from D.R.D. Edmunds September 1982]