AUCTION RESULTS FROM AUCTION 346,
GELDERLAND -- SLICHTENHORST, A. v. XIV Boeken van de Geldersse Geschiedenissen. Arnh., J. v. Biesen, 1654. 2 parts in 1 vol. (12), 116, (4); 596, (24) pp. W. fine engr. ti., lge-fold. general map (w. small rep.), 20 double-p. maps, plans & views (plate of Hattem/Elburg in cont. handcolouring & loosely inserted) & 24 lge woodcut coats of arms in the text. Sm-fol. Cont. cf. w. raised bands, richly dec. gilt back & red label. (Spine ends chipped, corners bumped, tear in leaf D5, upper inner margin faintly stained in places, else a fine and clean copy).
estimate EUR 1.000 EUR 1.100¶ All the maps & plans were drawn by Nic. v. Geelkerken on a reduced scale after Pontanus's Historia (1639) on which Van Slichtenhorst also based this work. The first part of the book is a geographical, the second a historical & for a large part genealogical description of Gelderland. - Nijhoff/v. Hattum, 281; Gouda Quint, p. 8; Haitsma Mulier/v.d. Lem, 444a.
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