Lot 2311
Autumn Auction: Decorative Art, Interiors, Silver, Jewellery, Classic Cars and Books & Prints
[SINTERKLAAS] – STARING, A.C.W. St: Nikolaas. Een Sprookje.

Deventer, H.J. ter Gunne, [ca. 1870], 6 numb. text-leaves (incl. front- & back-cover). With 6 col. lithogr. plates (printed by “Emrik & Binger”). 4to, orig. col. lithogr. pictorial wrappers. – IDEM. Sint Nikolaas. Een Sprookje. [Derde Druk]. Deventer, H.J. ter Gunne, [ca. 1880], 6 unnumb. leaves (incl. title). With 6 col. lithogr. full-p. ills. (printed by “Emrik & Binger”). Small 8vo, 20th-cent. stiff paper wrappers (part of the orig. col. lithogr. wrappers pasted on front-cover). (2x)

¶ Ad 1: Cf. Buijnsters (Lust en Leering) p. 329 (listing the 2nd ed. publ. in 1870). Very rare edition (no copies in NCC or WorldCat) of a Dutch poem by Anthony Christiaan Winand Staring (1767-1840). Ex bibliotheca Christiaan Kleiss (1924-2015). With 19th-cent. bookseller’s ticket of “Boekhandel van de Erven Doorman [..] ’s Gravenhage” mounted on verso front-cover. – Spine strengthened with green cloth (perforated with thread), both covers with small defects (partly restored), sl. foxed/ browned (due to off-setting of the lithographs), occ. sl. (finger-)soiled, but nevertheless in good condition. ¶ Ad 2: Very rare edition (only 1 copy in NCC). Ex bibliotheca Christiaan Kleiss (1924-2015). – Spine strengthened with cloth (perforated with thread). (Occ.) sl. (finger-)soiled, but nevertheless in an acceptable condition.

€ 250,00
€ 350,00