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73 2318 Artists' manuals  Weyerman J C 73 2318 Artists' manuals Weyerman J C
73/2318 [Artists' manuals]. Weyerman, J.C. De levens-beschryvingen der Nederlandsche konst-schilders en konst-schilderessen, met een uytbreyding over de schilder-konst der ouden. The Hague, Wed. E. Boucquet etc., 1729/ Dordr., A. Blussé en zoon, 1769 (vol. 4), 4 vols., engr. frontisp., 4 (partly) ident. title-vignettes, fold. portrait of Willem Carel Henrik Friso, portrait of the author, 41 plates by J. HOUBRAKEN with 2 to 4 portraits of Dutch painters (1 plate depicting a night scene), 154 vignettes by i.a. B. PICART, F. BLEYSWIJCK, J. SCHIJNVOET, A. HOUBRAKEN, J. FOLKEMA, S. FOKKE and R. VINKELES, early 19th cent. hcalf w. 2 contrasting mor. letterpieces.

- Frontisp. and title-page cut sl. short in lower blank margin; a few portraits in vol.2 yellowed/ sl. foxed. Spine-ends trifle rubbed and upper joint of vol.3 sl. worn. Otherwise a fine set.

= Including the often lacking fourth vol. published in 1769. Kunst op schrift 243-245; Arntzen/ Rainwater H129. SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE LXXVI.

€ (300-500) 475
73 2319 Asia  Dapper O 73 2319 Asia Dapper O
73 2319 Asia  Dapper O 73 2319 Asia Dapper O
73 2319 Asia  Dapper O 73 2319 Asia Dapper O
73 2319 Asia  Dapper O 73 2319 Asia Dapper O
73/2319 [Asia]. Dapper, O. Asia, of naukeurige beschryving van het Rijk des Grooten Mogols, en een groot gedeelte van Indiën (...). Beneffens een volkome beschryving van geheel Persie, Georgie, Mengrelie en andere gebuur-gewesten. Amst., J. van Meurs, 1672, 3 parts in 1 vol., 379,(3); (2),184; 43,(5)p., engr. frontisp., 4 double-p. maps, 12 double-p. and 16 full-p. plates, 33 textills., contemp. gilt panelled calf w. gilt central mirror ornament on both covers, folio.

- Letterpress title sl. foxed and w. sm. closed hole in blank section; 1 plate strengthened foxed spot in image; 2 bookplates on upper pastedown; textpages partly yellowed/ sl. browned, a few plates trifle foxed, two plates (sl.) browned (Suratte and Vistapoet). Backstrip professionally restored.

= Tiele 299; cat. NHSM p.219. The first part containing descriptions of Northern India, Pakistan, Afghanistan (known as the land of the Grand Mogol), the second and third part dealing with Persia and neighbouring countries. Very nicely illustrated. SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE LXXVII.

€ (1.500-2.500) 1900
73/2320 Asia  Histoire Universelle depuis le Commencement du Monde jusqu'a present traduite de l'Anglois d'une Société de Gens de Lettres Vol 20 73/2320 Asia Histoire Universelle depuis le Commencement du Monde jusqu'a present traduite de l'Anglois d'une Société de Gens de Lettres Vol 20
73/2320 [Asia]. Histoire Universelle, depuis le Commencement du Monde, jusqu'a present; traduite de l'Anglois d'une Société de Gens de Lettres. Vol. 20. Amst./ Leipsic, Arkstée et Merkus, 1762, (2),II,595p., 1 (of 46) vols., 3 engr. maps, title-vign., contemp. blindst. calf w. gilt tooled borders, richly gilt spine w. 2 contrasting mor. letterpieces, 4to.

- Partly sl. foxed, plates fine; library stamp on first free endpaper; new endpapers. Backcover sl. affected by (probably) silverfish.

= Graesse III, p.297f. Vol. 20 only, comprising the history of China, Korea and Japan.

€ (50-70) 70
73 2321 Asia  Valentyn F 73 2321 Asia Valentyn F
73 2321 Asia  Valentyn F 73 2321 Asia Valentyn F
73 2321 Asia  Valentyn F 73 2321 Asia Valentyn F
73 2321 Asia  Valentyn F 73 2321 Asia Valentyn F
73/2321 [Asia]. Valentyn, F. Oud en Nieuw Oost-Indiën, vervattende een naaukeurige en uitvoerige verhandelinge van Nederlands mogentheyd in die gewesten, benevens eene wydlustige beschryvinge der Moluccos, Amboina, Banda, Timor, en Solor, Java, en alle de Eylanden onder dezelve landbestieringen behoorende (...). Als ook (...) van Choromandel, Pegu, Arracan, Bengale, Mocha, Persien, Malacca, Sumatra, Ceylon, Melabar, Celebes of Macassar, China, Japan, Tayouan of Formosa, Tonkin, Cambodia, Siam, Borneo, Bali, Kaap der Goede Hoop en van Mauritius. Dordr./ Amst., J. van Braam/ G. onder de Linden, 1724-1726, 8 parts in 5 vols., engr. frontisp., 5 ident. title-vignettes, portr. of the author, dedic. leaf, 265 (of 266) (large) (fold.) maps, plans, views, portraits and plates, 80 textills., contemp. unif. blindst. vellum, folio.

- Lacks the portrait of M. de Haan in vol. IV; all vols. w. 2 later owner's entries on title-p.; occas. (sl.) foxed and yellowed. Bindings w. minor imperfections.

= Landwehr, VOC 467; Tiele 1121; Alt Japan Katalog 1570; Cordier, Japonica 426-428; Cordier, Indosinica 927-930; Cat. NHSM I, 502; Mendelssohn IV, p.594. One of the most extensive works and the main old source on the Dutch East Indies with many documents, partly lost by now. Also containing important descriptions of i.a. Cape of Good Hope, China, Japan and Ceylon and 2 early voyages to Australia with interesting maps. For the description of the history of Amboina Valentyn used the unpublished and lost manuscript "Amboinsch Dierboek" by Rumphius. SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE LXXVII.

€ (18.000-22.000)
73 2322 Atlases  Brion de la Tour L  73 2322 Atlases Brion de la Tour L
73/2322 [Atlases]. (Brion de la Tour, L.). Atlas, et tables élémentaires de géographie, ancienne et moderne. Paris, J. Barbou, 1783, new ed., VI,98[numb. in columns]p., 19 double-p. engr. maps, handcol. in outline, 1 double-p. plan, contemp. boards.

- One map sl. crudely (later?) handcol.; sketches in pen and ink on upper pastedown. Binding worn.

€ (200-300)
73/2323 Atlases  Compleete zak atlas van de zeventien Nederlandsche Provinciën  Op nieuw vervaardigd naar de laatste verbeteringen van de Heeren Fraex Bachine en andere voornaame aardrijksk73/2323 Atlases Compleete zak atlas van de zeventien Nederlandsche Provinciën Op nieuw vervaardigd naar de laatste verbeteringen van de Heeren Fraex Bachine en andere voornaame aardrijksk
73/2323 [Atlases]. Compleete zak-atlas, van de zeventien Nederlandsche Provinciën (...) Op nieuw vervaardigd, naar de laatste verbeteringen van de Heeren Fraex, Bachine, en andere voornaame aardrijkskundigen: Waar by gevoegd is, een Algemeen denkbeeld van de Aardryks-kunde, Benevens eene korte beschryving der XVII Nederlandsche Provinciën, Waarin alle de onlangs gemaakte veranderingen, in de Regeeringsform, als anderzins, naauwkeurig opgegeeven worden. Amst., Elwe and Langeveld, 1786, 243,(1)p., contemp. handcol. engr. double-p. title, 29 fold. handcol. maps (a worldmap, 4 continents and 24 maps of the Benelux), 2 fold. handcol. "Steedewyzer" tables, contemp. hcalf w. gilt globes in compartments on spine and w. mor. letterpiece.

- One map sl. dam. from acidity of handcolouring; a few maps sl. dampstained in outer blank margin. Otherwise contents fine. Paper over covers mostly worn off; spine-ends (sl.) worn.

= Koeman II, E&L2. SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE LXXVIII.

€ (500-700)
73 2324 Atlases  Goos A 73 2324 Atlases Goos A
73 2324 Atlases  Goos A 73 2324 Atlases Goos A
73/2324 [Atlases]. Goos, A. Nieuw Nederlandtsch Caertboeck. Waer in volkomentlijcker als oyt te voren vertoont werden de XVII. Nederlanden. Amst., A. Goos, n.d. (1616), (7),305,(2)p., engr. title by P. SERWOUTER after D. VINCKBOONS, 23 oval maps within dec. borders, 20th cent. antique-style vellum, obl. 8vo.

- Waterstained/ yellowed almost throughout, several leaves blank margins dam. and strengthened w. Japanese paper (several textp., half-title and 2 maps dam.; 7 maps sl. dam. in margins); most leaves strengthened w. japanese paper in inner blank margin; title-p. doubled, soiled and sl. dam..

= The first edition of this attractive atlas. Koeman Goo 1. SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE LXXVIII.

€ (700-900) 800
73 2325 Atlases  LaFeuille P de 73 2325 Atlases LaFeuille P de
73 2325 Atlases  LaFeuille P de 73 2325 Atlases LaFeuille P de
73 2325 Atlases  LaFeuille P de 73 2325 Atlases LaFeuille P de
73/2325 [Atlases]. LaFeuille, P. de. Oorlogs-tonneel, Of uitgesochte kaarten Tot gemak der officieren en reisigers; Behelsende alle de generale Kaarten van de weereld, met de besondere, der plaatsen daar den oorlog in Europa gevoerd word, en de Plans der Forten die meest aan de tegenwoordige revolutien onderworpen zyn. Amst., P. de la Feuille, 1711, 15,(1)p., 28 (of 33) fold. handcol. engr. maps (incl. worldmap), contemp. hcalf, narrow 8vo.

- Lacks 5 maps; several maps strengthened/ restored on folds; text part sl. waterst. in inner margin. Spine renewed; covers sl. worn and rubbed.

= Koeman II, La F9 (29 maps). SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE LXXIX.

€ (600-800) 650
73 2326 Atlases  Lat J de 73 2326 Atlases Lat J de
73/2326 [Atlases]. Lat, J. de. Nieuw en beknopt kaart-boekje, vertoonende de XVII. Nederlandse provintien (...). Deventer, J. de Lat, 1738, (8)lvs., 2 diff. engr. title-vignettes, 15 (of 23) fold. contemp. handcol. engr. maps, 1 fold. handcol. "Steedewyzer" table, contemp. hroan, narrow 8vo.

- Lacks 8 maps and 1 fold. table (almost all of the Northern Netherlands maps); 2 maps dam.; 1 map loose; some maps split on folds; upper hinge split. Binding worn. Sold w.a.f.

= Koeman II, Lat 1a, note. Early edition (first published in 1734), frequently reprinted throughout the 18th century.

€ (50-70) 90
73 2327 Atlases  Lat J de 73 2327 Atlases Lat J de
73/2327 [Atlases]. Lat, J. de. Nieuw en beknopt kaart-boekje, vertoonende de XVII. Nederlandse provintien (...). Deventer, J. de Lat, n.d. (±1740), (8)lvs., 2 diff. engr. title-vignettes, 12 (of 23) fold. contemp. handcol. engr. maps, 2 fold. handcol. "Steedewyzer" tables, contemp. hroan, narrow 8vo.

- Lacks 11 maps (almost all of the northern Netherlands) (one map lacks one half); occas. sl. foxed/ duststained. Binding worn. Sold w.a.f.

= Koeman II, Lat 1a, note. Early edition (first published in 1734), frequently reprinted throughout the 18th century.

€ (60-80) 100
73 2328 Atlases  Lat J de 73 2328 Atlases Lat J de
73 2328 Atlases  Lat J de 73 2328 Atlases Lat J de
73 2328 Atlases  Lat J de 73 2328 Atlases Lat J de
73/2328 [Atlases]. Lat, J. de. Nieuw en beknopt kaart-boekje, vertoonende de XVII. Nederlandse provintien (...). Deventer, J. de Lat, 1741, (8)lvs., 2 ident. engr. title-vignettes, 23 fold. contemp. handcol. engr. maps, 2 fold. handcol. "Steedewyzer" tables, contemp. hroan, narrow 8vo.

- Most maps very neatly torn in folds. Binding sl. worn along extremities.

= Koeman II, Lat 1a, note. Early edition (first published in 1734), frequently reprinted throughout the 18th century.

€ (700-900)
73 2329 Atlases  Leth H de 73 2329 Atlases Leth H de
73/2329 [Atlases]. Leth, H. de. Nieuwe Geographische en Historische Atlas, van de Zeven Vereengde [sic] Nederlandsche Provintien. Amst., H. de Leth, n.d. (±1740), fold. engr. title-p., 49 UNFOLDED maps and plans (the maps contemp. handcol./ w. contemp. handcol. borders, the plans uncoloured), handcol. engr. "Steede-wyzer" on 2 (fold.) leaves, 1 fold. plate w. flags, 19th cent. hcl., obl. 4to.

- Without the texpages; tear in engr. title; second leaf of the Stedentabel frayed and sl. dam; hinges weak.

= Koeman II, 269, Le H2. SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE LXXX.

€ (600-800) 850
73/2330 Atlases  Nieuwen atlas der jeugd 73/2330 Atlases Nieuwen atlas der jeugd
73/2330 [Atlases]. Nieuwen atlas der jeugd. Brussels, B. Le Francq, 1787, (2),223p., engr. frontisp. and 24 fold. handcol. maps, contemp. calf, sm. 8vo.

- Owner's entry roughly erased from title-p. (resulting in dam./ worn spots); a few maps sl. creased in blank margins. Frontcover loose; binding otherwise poor (leather badly rubbed/ worn).

= The translation of the Atlas des enfans (Amst., 1779).

€ (80-100) 90
73 2331 Atlases  Visscher N 73 2331 Atlases Visscher N
73 2331 Atlases  Visscher N 73 2331 Atlases Visscher N
73 2331 Atlases  Visscher N 73 2331 Atlases Visscher N
73 2331 Atlases  Visscher N 73 2331 Atlases Visscher N
73 2331 Atlases  Visscher N 73 2331 Atlases Visscher N
73 2331 Atlases  Visscher N 73 2331 Atlases Visscher N
73 2331 Atlases  Visscher N 73 2331 Atlases Visscher N
73 2331 Atlases  Visscher N 73 2331 Atlases Visscher N
73 2331 Atlases  Visscher N 73 2331 Atlases Visscher N
73/2331 [Atlases]. Visscher, N. Atlas Contractus Orbis Terrarum Praecipuas ac Novissimas Complectens Tabulas. Amst., N. Visscher, n.d. (±1677), letterpress title-p. and list of contents, 91 double-p. (1x fold.) contemp. handcol. engr. maps, bound contemp. richly gilt BURGUNDY FULL MOROCCO W. TIES AND W. CENTRAL GILT COAT OF ARMS OF THE ADMIRALITY w. monogram "PPP" (Pro Patria Pugnam) on both covers, surrounded by two richly gilt borders, a.e.g., large folio.

- The worldmap strengthened on verso on a worn (and formerly split?) fold; the maps of Hungary and Greece foxed, Greece also w. a sm. closed tear in left margin; the map of Martinique a few vague false folds in right half. A few maps sl. yellowed/ foxed; professionally done reattachment of maps on later stubs. Binding a few rubbed patches and some unobtrusive and minor restorations along margins. A very fine and complete copy in an impressive binding.

= All maps numb. in near contemp. hand in blank upper right corner. A rare, complete atlas in its original composition. Koeman 3, p.164: Vis 8: "(...) Most of the maps are by Claes Jansz. and Nicolaes Visscher, but some are by F. de Wit and Joh. Janssonius" (our copy contains 37 maps not by Visscher but mostly by F. de Wit and Joh. Janssonius). Contents as listed on the letterpress contents leaf at the end of the atlas, for a copy of which see the illustration on our website. The following maps are a few of the highlights of this atlas:

"Tabula Russiae" (N.J. Visscher, 1651. Inset plan of Moscow and 5 inset views of i.a. "Ivane-gorod", "Archangelscka-goroda" and the Kremlin); "Palatinus Rheni nova et accurata descriptio" (N.J. Visscher, 1652. With 17 views and illustrations in surrounding borders); "Marchionatus sacri romani imperii" (w. "C.J. Visscher excudebat", without date. With 13 views and illustrations in surrounding borders); "Comitatus Hollandiae Tabula pluribus locis recens emendata" (N.J. Visscher, n.d.); "Comitatus Zelandiae" (N. Visscher, n.d.); "Insularum Melitae vulgo Maltae et Gozae" (N. Visscher, n.d. With inset map of the Mediterranean); "Candia." and "Insula Candia olim Creta" (profile and map on 1 leaf, N. Visscher, n.d.); "Asiae nova delineatio" (N. Visscher, n.d.); "Tabula Tartariae et majoris partis regni Chinae" (F. de Wit, n.d.); "Imperii Sinarum" (by J. van Loon, no publ., n.d.); "Indiae orientalis nec non insularum adiacentium nova descriptio" (N. Visscher, n.d.); "Africae accurata tabula" (N. Visscher, n.d.); "Novissima et Accuratissima Totius Americae Descriptio" (N. Visscher, n.d.); "Insulae Americanae in Oceano Septentrionali ac Regiones Adiacentes" (N. Visscher, n.d.); "Novi Belgii novaeque Angliae nec non partis Virginiae Tabula" (N. Visscher, n.d. With fine inset view of "Nieuw Amsterdam op 't Eylant Manhattans") and "Insula Matanino vulgo Martanico" (N. Visscher, n.d.). SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE LXXIX.

€ (15.000-25.000) 22000
73 2332 Auction catalogues  Hoet G 73 2332 Auction catalogues Hoet G
73 2332 Auction catalogues  Hoet G 73 2332 Auction catalogues Hoet G
73/2332 [Auction catalogues]. Hoet, G. Catalogus of naamlyst van schilderyen, met derzelver pryzen, zedert een langen reeks van jaaren zoo in Holland als op andere plaatzen verkogt. Benevens een verzameling van lysten van verscheyden nog in wezen zynde cabinetten./ (...) Catalogus van een gedeelte van 't vorstelyk kabinet schilderyen van (...) den Heere Prince van Orange en Nassau (...) uitgegeeven door Pieter ter Westen. The Hague, P.G. van Baalen/ J. Gaillard, 1752-1770, 3 vols., XII,614,(36); IV,538,(24); XLVIII,725p., 19th cent. unif. gilt hleather w. 2 contrasting mor. letterpieces.

- Vol. 1 and 2 occas. sl. foxed. Top of spines (sl.) worn. Good/ fine set. SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE LXXX.

€ (400-600) 400
73 2333 Auction booksellers' and library catalogues  Wilhem H de 73 2333 Auction booksellers' and library catalogues Wilhem H de
73/2333 [Auction, booksellers' and library catalogues]. Wilhem, H. de. Bibliotheca Wilhemiana, sive Catalogus librorum exquisitissimorum, rarissimorumque ut et manuscriptorum Bibliothecae Viri Eruditissimi & plurimum Reverendi Hieronymi de Wilhem, dum vivebat, S.S. Theologiae Doctoris, Verbi Divini Ministri ecclesiae Lekkerkerk (...). Leyden, S. and J. Luchtmans, 1767, (4),146,(2)p., contemp. vellum, sm. 4to.

- With results in contemp. pen and ink in margins.

€ (100-150) 275
73 2334 Augustinus A 73 2334 Augustinus A
73/2334 Augustinus, A. De Boecken der Belijdenissen (...) nu eerst wtet Latijn int Duyts ouergheset. Emmerich, J. van Eckeren, 1603, (8),204lvs., contemp. overlapping vellum, sm. 8vo.

- Libr. stamps on title-p. and 1 leaf; sm. modern annot. in pen on title-p.; occas. sl. waterst.; contemp. owner's entry in pen on upper pastedown. Otherwise a good copy.

= Simoni A172; BCNI 4920; De Rynck/ Welkenhuysen p.106. Very rare early Dutch translation by J. Semnius.

€ (100-150) 220
73 2335 Augustinus A 73 2335 Augustinus A
73 2335 Augustinus A 73 2335 Augustinus A
73 2335 Augustinus A 73 2335 Augustinus A
73 2335 Augustinus A 73 2335 Augustinus A
73/2335 Augustinus, A. Vierige Meditatien ofte aendachten. Ende de Alleen-spraecken der zielen tot Godt. Ende oock dat Handt-Boecxken van der aen-schouwinge Christi. Antw., P.I. Paedts, 1645, 5 parts in 1 vol., 5 engr. title-vignettes, num. ills. by C. VAN SICHEM, sl. later calf w. mor. letterpiece, 12mo.[*]

- Ticket on upper pastedown; library stamp on title-p.; bookblock broken; unobtrusive waterstain in lower outer corner throughout; new endpapers.

= BCNI 9838.

€ (100-150) 100
73 2336 Austria  Lazius W 73 2336 Austria Lazius W
73 2336 Austria  Lazius W 73 2336 Austria Lazius W
73 2336 Austria  Lazius W 73 2336 Austria Lazius W
73/2336 [Austria]. Lazius, W. Commentariorum in Genealogiam Austriacam libri duo (...). Basel, Nicolaus Episcopius and Ioannes Oporinus, 1564, 335,(7)p., woodcut printer's mark on title, large historiated initial, later hvellum w. marbled boards, folio.[*]

- Bookplate on upper pastedown; new endpapers; trifle soiled and foxed.

= Adams L343; BMC German Books, p.490. Wolfgang Lazius (1514-1565) was doctor and historian but also made drawings, engravings and woodcuts.

€ (300-500)
73 2337 Aysma J 73 2337 Aysma J
73 2337 Aysma J 73 2337 Aysma J
73 2337 Aysma J 73 2337 Aysma J
73 2337 Aysma J 73 2337 Aysma J
73 2337 Aysma J 73 2337 Aysma J
73 2337 Aysma J 73 2337 Aysma J
73 2337 Aysma J 73 2337 Aysma J
73 2337 Aysma J 73 2337 Aysma J
73 2337 Aysma J 73 2337 Aysma J
73/2337 Aysma, J. Spiegel der sibyllen, van vierderley vertooningen. Amst., Blaauw and T. van Hoorn for the author, 1685, (14),938,(30 index)p., engr. title and 36 (incl. 20 fold.) plates by C. DECKER, T. DOESBURGH and J. LUIKEN, all but one in very fine contemp. handcolouring, contemp. polished calf w. gilt spine and red mor. letterpiece, 4to.

- Textp. occas. sl. frayed/ sl. duststained/ sl. foxed/ spotted; one textleaf lacks upper outer blank corner; one plate uncoloured ("Sibylla Phrygia"); fold. plates occas. trifle split at lower blank end of fold. Spine-ends sl. dam./ chipped. Neverthless a desirable copy.

= Very rare copy with remarkable contemporary handcolouring LAVISHLY HEIGHTENED WITH GOLD. Van Eeghen/ Van der Kellen 91; Klaversma/ Hannema 77. SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE LXXX.

€ (1.500-2.500) 2100