Lot 6509
Interiors, Decorative Art, Books & Prints Auction | 11 September 2020
[DUTCH LITERATURE] – LEOPOLD, J.H. Verzen. [Edited with a preface by P.C. Boutens].

[’s-Gravenhage, P.C. Boutens, 1912], 114,[1] pp. Large 8vo (ca. 23,5 x 15,5 cm.), 20th-cent. brown half-morocco (orig. front-wr. preserved) with gilt-lettered ribbed spine, top edge gilt. – And 1 similar by J.H. Leopold in 2 vols. (“Verzen. Eerste/ Tweede bundel”, 1926. The second vol. with owner’s entry “G. Gerhardt” in black ink on upper paste-down). (3x)

¶ Ad 1: The Ideal Book p. 34. Printed by Eduard Verbeke (Brugge) in 80 copies on handmade paper. Rare first collected edition of Dutch poems by Jan Hendrik Leopold (1865-1925) published without Leopold’s permission by Pieter Cornelis Boutens (1870-1943). – Spine sl. discol., but else a nice binding in good condition.

€ 200,00
€ 300,00