269
269

PROPERTY OF THE TRUSTEES OF THE SANDYS TRUST

Nieuhoff, Jan
LEGATIO BATAVICA AD MAGNUM TARTARIE. AMSTERDAM: JACOB MEURS, 1668
Estimate
1,2001,800
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PROPERTY OF THE TRUSTEES OF THE SANDYS TRUST

Nieuhoff, Jan
LEGATIO BATAVICA AD MAGNUM TARTARIE. AMSTERDAM: JACOB MEURS, 1668
Estimate
1,2001,800
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Nieuhoff, Jan
LEGATIO BATAVICA AD MAGNUM TARTARIE. AMSTERDAM: JACOB MEURS, 1668
FIRST LATIN EDITION, folio (312 x 198mm.), additional engraved title, folding map, 33 folding and 2 double-page plates, numerous engraved text-illustrations, engraved device to title, engraved and woodcut initials, woodcut tailpieces, contemporary calf, lacking one dedication leaf (pp. xi-xii), without the 2 portraits (of Nieuhoff and Colbert) sometimes found in this edition, one plate trimmed, rebacked retaining original spine, very slightly rubbed
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Provenance

Jo. Conant, signature on flyleaf; Lord Sandys, armorial bookplate (probably Samuel Sandys, 1st Baron Sandys, 1695-1770)

Literature

Cordier Sinica 2346-7; Lowendahl I, 137

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