LOT 1435
SOLD €1000,00

[Dapper] Naukeurige beschryving van Asie:

Behelsende de gewesten van Mesopotamie, Babylonie, Assyrie, Anatolie, of Klein Asie: beneffens eene volkomen beschrijving van gansch gelukkigh, woest en petreesch of steenigh Arabie (...) doorgaens verrijkt met lantkaerten en afbeeldingen van de voornaemste steden (...) getrokken van verscheide oude en nieuwe schrijvers door Dr. Olfert Dapper, Amsterdam, Jacob van Neurs, 1680. Folio, leather, title on spine in red and gilt stamping, front and back cover with line embroidery, central blind stamp with gilt stamping and floral design, illustrated frontispiece, title in red and black, (4),324,(3),(1) and 257,(2),(1) pp., 2 vols. in one binding, spine damaged, binding with signs of use; with 22 copperplates in the text, 12 double-page, 1 of which folding (the Tower of Babel) and 3 double-page maps, in the text here and there tanned pages, stains, foxing and dampstains; 2 prints with small tears on the fold, 1 text p. with small rep., fair copy, the images in powerful prints.

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