"Swiss Shooting Thalers & Shooting Medals" Encyclopedia (English-Chinese Hardcover)- Most Comprehensive & Complete Write-ups of the Rich Historical Shooting Cultural & Numismatics (2'200+), Old Suisse Confederacy till Modern Switzerland, Large 632 Pages.
"Swiss Shooting Thalers & Shooting Medals" Encyclopedia (English-Chinese Hardcover)- Most Comprehensive & Complete Write-ups of the Rich Historical Shooting Cultural & Numismatics (2'200+), Old Suisse Confederacy till Modern Switzerland, Large 632 Pages.
"Swiss Shooting Thalers & Shooting Medals" Encyclopedia (English-Chinese Hardcover)- Most Comprehensive & Complete Write-ups of the Rich Historical Shooting Cultural & Numismatics (2'200+), Old Suisse Confederacy till Modern Switzerland, Large 632 Pages.
"Swiss Shooting Thalers & Shooting Medals" Encyclopedia (English-Chinese Hardcover)- Most Comprehensive & Complete Write-ups of the Rich Historical Shooting Cultural & Numismatics (2'200+), Old Suisse Confederacy till Modern Switzerland, Large 632 Pages.
"Swiss Shooting Thalers & Shooting Medals" Encyclopedia (English-Chinese Hardcover)- Most Comprehensive & Complete Write-ups of the Rich Historical Shooting Cultural & Numismatics (2'200+), Old Suisse Confederacy till Modern Switzerland, Large 632 Pages.
"Swiss Shooting Thalers & Shooting Medals" Encyclopedia (English-Chinese Hardcover)- Most Comprehensive & Complete Write-ups of the Rich Historical Shooting Cultural & Numismatics (2'200+), Old Suisse Confederacy till Modern Switzerland, Large 632 Pages.
"Swiss Shooting Thalers & Shooting Medals" Encyclopedia (English-Chinese Hardcover)- Most Comprehensive & Complete Write-ups of the Rich Historical Shooting Cultural & Numismatics (2'200+), Old Suisse Confederacy till Modern Switzerland, Large 632 Pages.
"Swiss Shooting Thalers & Shooting Medals" Encyclopedia (English-Chinese Hardcover)- Most Comprehensive & Complete Write-ups of the Rich Historical Shooting Cultural & Numismatics (2'200+), Old Suisse Confederacy till Modern Switzerland, Large 632 Pages.
"Swiss Shooting Thalers & Shooting Medals" Encyclopedia (English-Chinese Hardcover)- Most Comprehensive & Complete Write-ups of the Rich Historical Shooting Cultural & Numismatics (2'200+), Old Suisse Confederacy till Modern Switzerland, Large 632 Pages.
"Swiss Shooting Thalers & Shooting Medals" Encyclopedia (English-Chinese Hardcover)- Most Comprehensive & Complete Write-ups of the Rich Historical Shooting Cultural & Numismatics (2'200+), Old Suisse Confederacy till Modern Switzerland, Large 632 Pages.

"Swiss Shooting Thalers & Shooting Medals" Encyclopedia (English-Chinese Hardcover)- Most Comprehensive & Complete Write-ups of the Rich Historical Shooting Cultural & Numismatics (2'200+), Old Suisse Confederacy till Modern Switzerland, Large 632 Pages.

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"Swiss Shooting Thalers & Shooting Medals" Encyclopedia (English-Chinese Hardcover)- Most Comprehensive & Complete Write-ups of the Rich Historical Shooting Cultural & Numismatics (2'200+), Old Suisse Confederacy till Modern Switzerland, Large 632 Pages.

NEW! Limited quantities still in shrink-wrapped newly issued prints available. Overseas retail price at 85 Euro (See last picture).

This bilingual English & Chinese languages encyclopedia is seen globally as the latest and the most detailed, richly filled with large quantities of high quality illustrations and colour prints, and information detailing across the Swiss Schutzenfest (Shooting Festivals) theme.

It brings to life the illustrious cultures and backgrounds of all of the diverse cantons, and includes also the historical events from the Old Suisse Confederacy (from 1291-onwards) till the modern Switzerland (before 1960's), that provides the platform and essence towards hosting the shooting festivals. In-addition, the literature also covers a estimated 2'200+ fine numismatics (shooting thalers and medals) and catalogues them across the years of 1600's (antique Geneva pieces) till the 1960's beautiful artistic pieces. There are also records of their very limited issues and surviving mintages and their origins for some of them.

In addition, a selection of the medals has been taken out to do a deep-dive study of the medal designs and historical background meanings behind these intricately ornate pieces for a better enlightened appreciation of their original engravers' artistic minds.

The encyclopedia is rather thick and large, and is in hardcover with a print of totalling 632-pages. It is a huge size 28.5 x 24.0 x 4.5 cm, weighs at a whopping over 3 kilograms. The print is of a very high-coloured quality in Berlin Germany, by the reputable Batternberg printers.

It is freshly released in early-June 2020.This encyclopedia is a MUST for collectors of such beautiful rarities, and will bring immediately to life the exciting and immensely fun world of collecting these beautiful and rare Swiss shooting thalers and medals.

Finally for the non-collectors, it makes a beautiful and very interesting read, with original illustrations from olden posters from the 1800's till early 1900's capturing the lively festival ambience and spirit of the Grand Schutzenfest of Switzerland!

Overseas retail price at 85 Euro (See last picture).

 

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