Frederick II Hohenstaufen


    Study Notebook, Mario Rasile Numismatic Circle, Cassino, n. XLII, November-December 2000, pp. 79, richly illustrated, 24 cm, br. and.

    Issue entirely dedicated to the Proceedings of the Federico II Hohenstaufen cultural meeting 750th anniversary of his death, held in Atina on December 16, 2000.

    In perfect condition.

    Maugeri, The coins of the...


    Mario Maugeri, The coins of the Aragonese in Sicily from 1282 to 1479 from Pietro to Giovanni. With evaluations and degrees of rarity, Edizioni Arte & Collectibles, Termoli 1995, I ed., pp. 102, richly illustrated, 21 cm, br. and.

    Perfect condition.

    Maugeri, The coins of the...


    Mario Maugeri, The coins of the Aragonese in Sicily from 1282 to 1479 from Pietro to Giovanni. With evaluations and degrees of rarity, Edizioni Arte & Collectibles, Termoli 1996, II ed., Pp. 102, richly illustrated, 21 cm, br. and.

    Perfect condition.

    Simonetti, Handbook of Italian...


    Luigi Simonetti, Handbook of medieval and modern Italian numismatics. From the fall of the Roman Empire to the French Revolution, 2 vols., Tipografia Poggiali, Ravenna, pp. 1243 overall, 25 cm, splendid binding in all leather with gold titles on the spine and embossed decorations on the spine and plates.

    Volume I: Chronology, Acaia-Avisan, 1965, pp. 627.

    Volume II: Chronology, Banias-Bologna, 1967, pp. 616.

    The first two volumes were the only ones to be published and analyze a total of 108 mints.

    Traces of use and lacks in the margins of the spine of the first volume, second volume in excellent condition.

    Piras, The coins of Sardinia


    Enrico Piras, Coins of Sardinia from the 4th century BC C. to 1842, Banco di Sardegna, Banco di Sardegna Foundation, Sassari 1996, pp. 303, richly illustrated, 31 cm, editorial binding on the entire canvas with gold titles on the spine and dust jacket.

    In excellent condition.

    Balsamo, Catalog of Piacenza coins


    Augusto Balsamo, Catalog of Piacenza coins, Typography A. Del Maino, Piacenza 1928, pp. 38, richly illustrated, 25 cm, br. and.

    A pupil of Carducci and of the Grecista Vittorio Puntoni, Augusto Balsamo (1875-1949) was director of the Municipal Library of Piacenza. In addition to editions with translation and commentary on Greek and Latin classics, he published the Catalog of Piacenza coins, proposed here, which due to its rarity is now missing in all the specialized libraries listed. In addition to collaborating with important literary magazines, Balsamo wrote about local history in the Historical Archives for the Parma Provinces, published by the Deputation of Homeland History of which he was a member since 1927, in the Piacentino Historical Bulletin and in the Piacentina Strenna. From 1901 to 1903 he was among the members of the Italian Bibliographic Society. After his death the family donated his book collection to the Piacenza Library. A room was then dedicated to his name.

    Publication embellished by the author's autograph dedication.

    In excellent condition. Extremely rare.

    Dal Gian, The lion of St. Mark...


    Maria Luisa Dal Gian, The lion of St. Mark on the coins and oselle of the Serenissima, Ediz. della Fortuna, Venice 1958, pp. 56, ill., 40 plates, 16 cm, br. and. with sov. to col.

    La bala d'oro necklace. Curiosities and bibliographic rarities of Venetian history, literature and art, 5.

    Work printed in 500 hand-numbered copies, this is number 30.

    In excellent condition. Extremely rare.

    Coins of England and the United...


    Stephen Mitchell, Brian Reeds, Standard Catalog of British Coins. Coins of England and the United Kingdom, 28th edition, Seaby, London 1993, pp. 368, richly illustrated, 23 cm, cart. and.

    In perfect condition.

    Die Münzen der Freien...


    Hans Jörg Kellner, Die Münzen der Freien Reichsstadt Nürnberg, H. Geiger, Grünwald bei München 1957, pp. 174, richly illustrated, 25 cm, binding in all canvas ed. with titles on the spine.

    Work included in Bayerische Münzkataloge.

    In excellent condition.

    Bailly, La Cote des monnaies...


    Alain Bailly, La Cote des monnaies francaises en or de Philippe IV à la III République, AB Finance, La Rochelle 1997, pp. 166, richly illustrated, 22 cm, br. and.

    Insignificant traces of use, otherwise in perfect condition.

    Gamberini di Scarfea, Pricing...


    Cesare Gamberini di Scarfea, Pricing handbook of the coins, oselle and bulls of Venice, coins of the possessions and oselle of Murano, coins struck in Venice and Napoleon's obsidionals, coins of the Habsburgs and of the Risorgimento (814-1912). Rarity, weight and current value of all issues of the Venetian mint, first edition, La Grafica Emiliana, Bologna 1960, pp. 279, richly illustrated, 17 cm, binding in all canvas ed. with titles and decorations in gold on the spine and on the front plate.

    Work printed in 600 numbered copies, this is n. 360.

    In excellent condition.

    Camera, Important discovery of...


    Matteo Camera, Important discovery of the famous tareno of Amalfi and of another unpublished coin of the doge Mansone III, Stamperia del Fibreno, Naples 1872, pp. 38 with beautiful woodcut engravings of the coins presented, cm 24, br. and. blue protected by coeval blank paper.

    A classic of 19th century numismatic literature.

    Small stamp of belonging to the title page.

    Some flowering, otherwise in excellent condition.

    Extremely rare.

    Fassio collection


    Alberto Castellotti, Alberto Varesi, The Fassio Collection, Numismatics Varesi, Pavia 2007, pp. 256, richly illustrated, 25 cm, hardcover ed.

    In excellent condition. Uncommon publication.

    Frederick II. Image and power


    Frederick II. Image and power, edited by Maria Stella Calò Mariani and Raffaella Cassano, Marsilio, Venice 1995, pp. XXXI, 603, richly illustrated, 29 cm, br. and.

    Catalog of the exhibition held in Bari at the Swabian Castle from 4 February to 17 April 1995, as part of the celebrations for the eighth centenary of the birth of Frederick II. Powerful volume full of images and scientific contributions.

    Note the presence of the contribution of Michele Pannuti, The coinage of Frederick II of Swabia in southern Italy and Sicily. From the Index: Maria Stella Calò Mariani, Introduction - The historical and geographical horizon of the Kingdom of Sicily (JM Martin, Diversity and unity of the kingdom - CD Fonseca, Federico II and the ecclesiastical institutions of the kingdom - A. Burruso, Federico II and the Arab-Islamic cultural tradition - P. Corsi, The Byzantine world - F. Cardini, Frederick II's crusade - D. Jacoby, The overseas imperial dimension: Frederick II, Cyprus and the Kingdom of Jerusalem) - The image of the sovereign (MS Calò Mariani, Image and power - R. Elze, The symbolism of power in the age of Frederick II - F. Cardini, The imperial eagle - E. Castelnuovo, The face of Federico - PC Claussen, Creation and destruction of image of Frederick II in the history of art. What remains?) - The court (MS Calò Mariani, The art and the court - C. Bertelli, The Veroli cross of the Cistercian abbey of Casamari - P. Moliterni, Legere scribere et cantare sciebat et cantilenas at cantiones invedere. Music and dance at the time of Frederick II - H. Toubert, Frederick's miniature from the court to the city - ME Avagnina, An unpublished fresco of a courteous subject in Bassano del Grappa: Federico II and the court of the da Romano - F. Zuliani, The frescoes of the abbey palace of San Zeno in Verona - R. Poso, Diffusion of shamites, jasper and embroidery in the thirteenth century - F. Magistrale, Latin and Greek written culture: books, documents, inscriptions - P. Morpurgo, Federico II and nature - A. Paravicini Bagliani, Federico II and the cura corporis - G. Orofino, The scientific codes) - The Kingdom (MS Calò Mariani, State yards and ecclesiastical yards - F. Zezza, The materials of Frederick's architecture in Puglia - MS Calò Mariani, The contribution of archeology. Castel Fiorentino - P. Beck, The imperial domus of Fiorentino in Capitanata - F. Piponnier, The medieval house in Fiorentino - CAM Laganara Fabiano, The ceramics in the site of Fiorentino - A. Busto, AM Melilli, The metal and glass finds in Fiorentino - J. Mertens, The castellum of Ordona - T. Springer, S. Fulloni, The Benedictine complex of the Holy Trinity on Monte Sacro, Gargano - B. Haas, The vitreous finds from the excavation campaign: 1989 and 1990 in the Benedictine abbey of Holy Trinity on Monte Sacro - U. Kindermann, Abbot Gregorio di Montesacro as an exponent of the spiritual-Latin culture in Swabian Puglia - S. Patitucci Uggeri, Ceramics in Brindisi in the Frederick era - R. Di Paola, For the knowledge of Swabian architecture in Puglia. The contribution of the restorations - Fulvio Resta, The portal of the palace of Foggia - N. Tomaiuoli, The palatium of Lucera - M. Benedettelli, The castle of Bari - M. Milella, The archaeological investigations inside the castle of Bari - D. Ciminale, The excavation in the east wing of the castle of Bari (July-November 1991) - A. Lorusso Bolettieri, The sculptural decoration of the castle of Bari - M. Pasquale, The castle of Trani - M. Benedettelli, The castle of Barletta - G. Fuzio, A. Simonetti, The castle of Monte Sant'Angelo - M. Benedettelli, The castle of Gravina - G. Matitecchia, The castle of Brindisi - A. Pepe, M. Civita, The cathedral of Altamura - W. Schirmer , Castel del Monte: observations on the building - D. Sack, Castel del Monte and the East - MS Calò Mariani, Castel del Monte. The ornamental dress - G. De Tommasi, Castel del Monte: the restorations and the image - A. Pepe, Swabian settlements in Terra d'Otranto - B. Vetere, Federico and Salento - L. Santoro, Swabian settlements in Campania - MP Di Dario Guida, Calabria federiciana - MS Calò Mariani, The space of idleness and celebration - P. Mane, The Opus ruralium commodorum by Pietro de 'Crescenzi - H. Bresc, The gardens of Palermo - B. Van den Abeele, Frederick II falconer: the destiny of De arti venandi cum avibus - MS Calò Mariani, The ornamentation and the furniture - Id., The capital with angular heads in the Diocesan Museum of Troia - L. Castelnuovo-Tedesco, The capital and the head of a woman from the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York - MS Calò Mariani, The Swabian inheritance - D. Aquilano, Stucchi from the former Augustinian convent of Vasto - ML Christian texts, Tuscany from Federico II puer Apuliae to Nicola de Apuliae - Id., Tuscany and Nicola Pisanus - F. Tateo, Finds and memories of Frederick II in Italian literature - F. C ardini, Federico II. Memory and Myth) - Catalog of works - Bibliography, edited by Marcella Chelotti.

    Minimal traces of use on the paperback, otherwise in more than good condition.

    Muro Leccese. Discovering a...


    Muro Leccese. Discovering a medieval land. A city, its people, its roots, edited by Paul Arthur, Brunella Bruno, Mauro Congedo Editore, Maglie 2007, pp. 91, richly illustrated, 28 cm, br. and.

    Among the various contributions present: Giuseppe Libero Mangieri, Medagliere. The treasure of Muro Leccese.

    In perfect condition.

    Excavations at Otranto, vol. II,...


    Excavations at Otranto, vol. II, The finds, edited by Francesco D'Andria, David Whitehouse, Congedo Editore, Galatina 1992, pp. 369, richly illustrated, 29 cm, br. and. with dust jacket.

    Series of the Department of Sciences of Antiquity. Historical-archaeological sector. University of Lecce, 6. Among the various contributions present is the study by Adriana Travaglini dedicated to coins. Other writings: Introduction, David Wilkinson; Pre-Roman ceramics, Grazia Semeraro; African and micro-Asian ceramics, Maria Teresa Giannotta; Common pre-Roman and Roman pottery, Grazia Semeraro; The oil lamps of the Roman age, Maria Teresa Giannotta; Medieval Domestic Pottery, Helen Pattersona, David Whitehouse; Aphorae for Bulk Transport, Paul Arthur; Roman and medieval glass, Maria Teresa Giannotta; The Small Objects, Martin Hicks, Alison Hicks; The Animal Bones: A Preliminary Assessment of the Stock Economy, Judith Cartledge, Gillian Clark, Valerie Higgins; The Avifauna, Sheila Sutherland; The Fish Remains, Andrew KG Jones, The Marine and Fresh-water Shells, David Reese.

    Small signature of possession on the title page.

    Very slight traces of use, otherwise in excellent condition.