Lot 6523
|
Interiors, Decorative Art, Books & Prints Auction | 11 September 2020
update-catalogue
[DUTCH HISTORY] – METEREN, E. VAN. Commentarien Ofte Memorien Van-den Nederlandtschen Staet/ Handel/ Oorloghen ende Gheschiedenissen van onsen tyden [..]. [Second enlarged edition].

“Ghedruckt op Schotlandt buyten Danswijck/ by Hermes van Loven. Voor den Autheur” [=London, printed for E. van Meteren, 1609]. 4 Parts in 1 vol. With engraved title, 1 fold. engraved map of the Low Countries (“Nova Germaniae Inferioris [..]”, ca. 32,5 x 41,5 cm.) by “Nicolao Geilkerckio” [=Nicolaes van Geelkercken] after Petrus Bertius, 1 engraved portrait (of Emanuel van Meteren) by “R.D. Boud” [=Robert de Baudous] & num. woodcut text-ills. (dep. portraits). Small folio (ca. 30 x 19,5 cm.), later vellum (sl. soiled).

¶ Haitsma Mulier/ Van der Lem 333d. Van Someren I, 23. Cf. Knuttel (Verboden boeken) 262. Rare second enlarged edition of an important Dutch historical work by the Flemish historian Emanuel van Meteren (1535-1612). The fold. engraved map (published by Hillebrant Jacobsz van Wouw, ca. 1614) taken from another work. – With defects (small tear in backstrip, marg. waterstained, a few (preliminary) leaves strengthened with tape in outer (blank) margins, both paste-downs & (free) end-papers renewed, lower blank margin of the map cropped to the plate-mark, several text-leaves bound in a wrong order, occ. sl. foxed/ browned).

€ 300,00
€ 500,00

outbid-warning
Overboden