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    Adam de Cardonnel-Lawson [Mansfeldt]. Numismata Scotiae, or a Series of the Scottish Coinage, from the reign of William the Lion to the Union. Edinburgh: For George Nichol, 1786. Krown & Spellman retail: $250. First Edition. 4to. ¹2,A-U4,a-c4,d4+1. [6], 157, [33]p. Full calf, banded, red label with gilt lettering on spine. Hinges split. Yellow edges. Part of front cover slashed. 20 full page, engraved plates. From the Krown & Spellman Collection.

    More Information: Cardonnel [d 1820] was by profession, a surgeon; studied antiquities and numismatics; gave much assistance to Francis Grose; took the name Lawson and removed to Northumberland, on succession to an estate c. 1790; published treatises on Scottish coins and antiquities.     ESTC t105719.

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