LOT 1504
SOLD €900,00

Werelt-boeck. Franck. S.

Spieghel ende beeltenisse des gheheelen Aertbodems (...) in vier boecken ( te weten in Asiam, Aphricam, Europam ende Americam) ghestelt ende afghedeylt. En oock aller daer inbegrepene Landen, Natien, Provintien en Eylanden (...). sGravenhage. Aelbrecht. Heyndrickszoon, 1595.

Small folio, parchment, in cloth box, 43x34x5 cm., title on front, title with vignette in printer's type, 134ff= 168 pp. and register, (7) pp., sloppy binding with stains, endpapers renewed. This is a later edition of Sebastian Franck's Weltbuch. One of the most important works by this German humanist. The fourth volume is important for the account of the travels of Columbus, Cortes and Vespucci. This copy is from the library of B. Büch.

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