LOT 1443

[The Netherlands] Description & representation de toutes les Victoires

Tant par eau que par terre, lesquelles Dieu a octroiees Aux Nobles, Hauts & Puissants Seigneurs, Messeign(eu)rs Les Etats des Provices Unies du Pais-bas, souz la Conduite & Gouvernement de son Excellence, le Prince Maurice de Nassau. Leyden, Jean Jeanszoon Orlers, & Henry de Haestens, 1612.

Sm. folio, modern leather binding, spine with title and floral ornaments in gilt-stamping, edges of front and back casing with gilt-stamped ornaments, new endpapers, frontispiece with title and richly engraved embroider by Jacques de Gheyn II., verso the coat of arms of Prince Maurits with emblematic motto underneath "Tandem fit surculus arbor" and a portrait of Maurits by J. Matham, (2),284 pp., incl. the map: Belgiae Inferioris, the map of Brabant by Floris Baltesers and 41 engravings, one of which folding. Var. engravings professionally restored, page with coat of arms of Prince Maurits reinforced with Japanese paper, waterstains througout the book. First edition. Fine binding.

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