LOT 552

[Leiden] Les delices de la campagne a l'entour de la Ville de Leide,

qui contiennent un Abregé Historique des anciens Bataves, de les meurs, coûtumes & guerres, depuis Claude Civil jusques à nos tems (...) par Gerard Goris (...). Leiden, Theodore Haak, 1712. (19),275,(33) p., engraved frontispiece, title page in red and black with engraved vignette, 12 folding copperplates of castles, mansions etc., with bookmark, in later leather binding with ribbed back with gilt title and decoration, renewed marbled endpapers, 8vo.

Front board with light stain, back board with light damage, spine slightly worn along edges; endpaper with of the De Servais family (copperplate by Antonie Opdebeeck), blank leaf with owner's name G.J. De Servais [Gaspar Joseph (1735-1807)?] in ink, leaves slightly tanned, else both book and engravings in good condition. Description of Leiden based on a walk through the city and the surrounding area by Leiden physician, Gerard Goris.

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