Travel & Natural History | 21 March 2013
[Bidloo (Govert)] - Relation du voyage de sa Majeste Britannique en Hollande,
Sold for £1100
Relation du voyage de sa Majeste Britannique en Hollande,
printed title with woodcut Royal coat-of-arms, engraved additional pictorial title, portrait of William III by P. van Gunst and 14 plates by Romeyn de Hooghe, most folding, 3 small marginal repairs to verso of portrait, F1&2 margins repaired, L1 repaired tear within text, but with no loss, outer margin of L1&2 repaired, fireworks plate with very small closed tear within image and with a few marginal repairs, a few other small marginal repairs, some offsetting and foxing, a marginal stains, modern morocco-backed marbled boards, spine gilt and with red leather label, [Landwehr, Splendid Cermonies 147; cf. Landwehr, Romeyn de Hooghe 74; Berlin Kat 2953], folio, The Hague, Arnout Leers, 1692.
⁂ An attractively illustrated account of the arrival of King William III in Holland and of the reception held in The Hague.
Thursday 21 March 2013, 10.00am
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