LOT 553
SOLD €160,00

[France. Tirion] Hedendaagsche Historie, of Tegenwoordige Staat van Frankryk.

Vervattende eenne beschryving van de gelegenheid des Ryks; van deszelfs kusten, havens, rivieren en gebergten, Een kort begrip van de Historie van Frankryk (...). Eerste deel. Amsterdam. Isaak Tirion. 1756. [Both parts of the first volume]. Combined with: Tweede Deel. Idem. 1757. [Both parts of the second volume]. Incl. a description of Normandy, De Franse Nederlanden, Bourgogne etc.].

2 volumes, uniformly bound, 8vo, leather, title on spine in red, yellow and giltstamping, 2x illustrated frontispiece by J.C. Philips, 4x title with vignette, (2),354-670 and (6),344-642 pp. + 2x bladwyzer; complete with the large overview map of France, maps of northern and southern France (all folded), portrait of Louis XV by Houbraken, 2 folding maps of Paris and Paris and Versailles, 2 folding prints by J.C. Philips, a print after P.J. van Liender and 4 folding engravings with 24 small images of fortified border and coastal towns. Spines and boards with minor imperfections, endpapers browned; else good copies (total 2).

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