Terrien de Lacouperie: Catalogue of Chinese coins

Albert Terrien de Lacouperie: Catalogue of Chinese coins from the VIIth Cent. B.C., to A.D. 621 including the series in the British Museum; edited by Reginald Stuart Lane Poole (London: Quaritch [Printed by order of the Trustees], 1892).

Albert Étienne Jean  Baptiste Terrien de Lacouperie (d. 1894),a philologist, mainly studied the comparative philology of Babylonian and Chinese. Born in Normandy, and opposing the French republic, Terrien went to London in 1879. In that year he was elected a fellow of the Royal Asiatic Society. In 1884, he became professor of Indo-Chinese languages at University College, London.
See: E. I. Carlyle, ‘Terrien De Lacouperie, Albert Étienne Jean Baptiste (d. 1894)’, rev. Janette Ryan, Oxford Dictionary of National Biography, Oxford University Press, 2004 [http://www.oxforddnb.com/view/article/27143, accessed 16 June 2010]
Reginald Stuart Poole (1832-1895), numismatist and Egyptologist, was Keeper of Coins and Medals at the British Museum (1870-1895).
See: M. L. Caygill, ‘Poole, (Reginald) Stuart (1832–1895)’, Oxford Dictionary of National Biography, online edn, Oxford University Press, Sept 2004 [http://www.oxforddnb.com/view/article/22520, accessed 16 June 2010]

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