Lot 2356
Autumn Auction: Decorative Art, Interiors, Silver, Jewellery, Classic Cars and Books & Prints
[HISTORY] – SUIKERS, G. & VERBURG, I. Algemene Kerkelyke en Wereldlyke Geschiedenissen des Bekenden Aard-kloots [..], Van de Schepping der Wereldt tot de doodt van Willem den III. Koning van Engelandt [..]. [Part 1-10].

Amsterdam, R. & G. Wetstein [part 1-8]/ R. & J. Wetstein and W. Smith [part 9-10], 1721-1728. 10 Parts in 5 vols. With engr. frontisp. by J. Wandelaar, 5 ident. engr. title-vignettes, 2 engr. portraits (of G. Suikers & I. Verburg) by P. van Gunst, 4 fold. engr. maps (incl. a WORLD-MAP: “Platte Kaart van de geheele Werelt”, ca. 37,5 x 45,5 cm. & “De Oude Wereldt tot beter verstandt der Oude Geschiedenissen [..]”, ca. 36 x 70 cm.) by J. Keyser & num. engr. text-ills. (i.a. by J. Goeree & F. Ottens). Folio, bound (covers wrapped in 20th-cent. black paper), uncut. (5x)

¶ Haitsma Mulier/ Van der Lem 461a & 488a. Cf. Shirley p. 613 for the world-map (dep. California as an island). Part 1 with a loosely inserted extra title-leaf (dated 1728) with a binder’s index on verso. – Mediocre set with defects (several leaves loose, occ. marg. waterstained, occ. sl. foxed/ browned), but nevertheless a complete set in an acceptable interior condition (printed with wide margins).

€ 300,00
€ 500,00