Folio: -viii pp.-26--342--151--12-172-77- ff. (dampstained, some foxing).
Impressive cont. blind-stamped calf over wood, spine over 7 raised bands, brass orn. clasps, catches and corner pieces (sm. def at head, spine split but firm). Good copy.
States General version, dedicated to Willem Karel Hendrik Friso (William IV), prince of Orange and his wife Anna van Brunswick-Lünenburg. Engr. ills: front. engr. by J. Punt, after J. De Wit depicting several Old Testament scenes, with adjacent explanatory page , 12 folding maps with folding explanatory text (i.a. "Afbeelding van 't land Kanaan", "Afbeelding der Oostersche landen" and world map "Oude wereld"). Text in 2 col. Ref. Darlow/Moule II:3350. - Poortman/Augusteijn 35. - STCN.
€ 400 / 500Live bidding