LOT 1004
SOLD €160,00

[Europe. Asia. Africa] Willem Lithgouws 19. jaarige lant-reyse vyt Schotlant,

naer de vermaerde koninckrijcken Europa, Asia ende Africa. Voltrocken in drie dier-gekochte voyagien, en in het besichtigen van 48 oude en moderne koninckrijcken, 21 republijcken, 10 absolute vorstendommen, en 200 eylanden (...) ende vande laetste wederkomste uyt de Noordse Eylanden ende andere by-leggende plaetsen. William Lithgow. Amsterdam, Jacob Benjamin, 1652. 1st edition. 2 parts in 1 vol. (6), 187, 97, (1). Engraved frontispiece, 1 full-page engraved plate and 5 engr. ills. in the text, of which 1 full-page. Vellum, armorial blind-tooled centrepiece, ms. title on spine, 4to.

Bookplate of Nico Cortlever and early owner's inscr. (1727) on upper pastedown. Lacks pp. 101-102 with engr. ills. of the Colossus of Rhodes.

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