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70 2819 Belgium Le Roy J
70/2819 [Belgium]. Le Roy, J. Notitia Marchionatus Sacri Romani Imperii, Hoc est Urbis et Agri Antverpiensis, Oppidorum, Dominiorum, Monasteriorum, Castellorumque sub eo (...). Amst., A. Magnus (F. Lamminga on frontisp.), 1678, (4),504,(4); (2),9 (index),2p., engr. frontisp. after A. VAN DIEPENBEKE, 85 (double-p./ fold.) maps/ plans/ views, 141 (full-p.) ills., contemp. mottled calf w. double gilt fillet line border along sides of covers and w. gilt spine w. burgundy mor. letterpiece, folio.

- Fine copy apart from the following (restorable/ minor) defects: owner's stamp and library stamp on recto and verso of title-p.; large tear in view of the tower of Antwerp cathedral and in the plate of the Monumentum Engelberti opposite p.456; two parallel tears (without loss) in lower margin of bird's eye view of Turnhout (8 cm. each); first two plates sl. foxed; number in purple ink on second blank. Backstrip restored w. use of orig. backstrip; corners bumped.

= Bound with (at the end) the rare later published index and list of plates: "Tables alphabétiques pour servir à l'ouvrage du baron Le Roy (...)" (The Hague/ Brussels, J. Ermens, 1781). Bibl. Belgica III, p.831-838. SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE CXXVII.

€ (1.000-1.500)