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Blaeu, Willem Janszoon
LE FLAMBEAU DE LA NAVIGATION MONSTRANT LA DESCRIPTION & DELINEATION DE TOUTES LES COSTES & HAVRES DE LA MER OCCIDENTALE, SEPTENTRIONALE & ORIENTALE. AMSTERDAM: JANSSONIUS, 1620
Estimate
30,00040,000
LOT SOLD. 37,500 GBP
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Blaeu, Willem Janszoon
LE FLAMBEAU DE LA NAVIGATION MONSTRANT LA DESCRIPTION & DELINEATION DE TOUTES LES COSTES & HAVRES DE LA MER OCCIDENTALE, SEPTENTRIONALE & ORIENTALE. AMSTERDAM: JANSSONIUS, 1620
Estimate
30,00040,000
LOT SOLD. 37,500 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

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Blaeu, Willem Janszoon
LE FLAMBEAU DE LA NAVIGATION MONSTRANT LA DESCRIPTION & DELINEATION DE TOUTES LES COSTES & HAVRES DE LA MER OCCIDENTALE, SEPTENTRIONALE & ORIENTALE. AMSTERDAM: JANSSONIUS, 1620
3 parts in one volume, 4to (270 x 265mm.), half-title, engraved title with printed overslip, engraved frontispiece, 2 printed titles with woodcut vignettes, 42 engraved charts (40 folding, 2 full-page), numerous diagrams (two with volvelles) and coastal profiles in text, contemporary calf, spine gilt, title, frontispiece and one or two charts shaved, some slight dampstaining, binding with edge wear
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Koeman IV M.Bl 23J

Catalogue Note

A French-language edition of Blaeu's Het licht der zee-vaert, a rare work any form. This version was published by Johannes Jansson, Blaeu’s direct competitor, who copied the text of Blaeu’s 1619 French edition, and had the plates re-engraved by Petrius Kaerius.

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