Lot 2306
Autumn Auction: Decorative Art, Interiors, Silver, Jewellery, Classic Cars and Books & Prints
[SINTERKLAAS] – ANDRIESSEN, P.J. Een St. Nicolaas Avond.

Arnhem, J. van Egmond Jr., [ca. 1860], 10 numb. text-pages (incl. front- & back-cover). With 6 (hand-)col. lithogr. plates (printed by “Emrik & Binger”). 4to (ca. 28,5 x 23,5 cm.), orig. col. lithogr. pictorial wrappers. – Added: 2 (early) 20th-cent. editions of “Van Sinterklaas en Pieterbaas” by S. ABRAMSZ (publ. by P. van Belkum Az. in Zutphen (1911) & Velp (1947). Cf. Buijnsters (Lust en Leering) p. 176).

¶ Ad 1: Buijnsters (Lust en Leering) pp. 323-324. Rare first & only edition (only 2 copies in WorldCat) of an attractive 19th-cent. children’s work by the Dutch headmaster Pieter Jacob Andriessen (1815-1877). Ex bibliotheca Christiaan Kleiss (1924-2015). – A few minor imperfections (spine strengthened with cloth, back-cover sl. (water-)stained, all plates with small tear in outer blank margin (repaired with tape on verso), sl. foxed/ browned), but nevertheless in an acceptable condition.

€ 200,00
€ 300,00