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Title: Afbeeldingen van Schepen en vaartuigen, in verschillende bewegingen.
Description: Amsterdam, F. Kaal Boekhandelaar [on lower cover: 'Gedrukt bij J.J.Nesser Jr.'], 1831. Sm. Oblong Folio [appr. 32 x 21 cm]. W.50 lithogrs. ['Lith. de Daiwaille et Veldhuizen' & 'Lith. de Desguerrois et Cie'after 'P. le Comte. Del: et Litho:']. Original printed brds., spine a few chips, some rubbing; corners and edges some rubb; a vague watersp. on lower printed board, both covers some surface soiling. Kept in a modern protective speckled marbled solander case. [n4, 1 in 2s, 2 in 4s, 3 in 4s, 4 in 4s, X1, 5 - 7 in 4s, 8 in 3]. (VIII, 60, II (Contents), I (errata), I (Blank) pp.). (Text and first 20 plates light scattered foxing.). (Plate 32 righthand blank margin (5 cm) cut off; all plates lower blank margin a blindstamped embossed owner's stamp, unobtrusive; intertwined letters 'PLC RMW?'). Rare in the original printed boards. Cat. NHSM, vol. II, p. 756: Fine lithographic plates depicting a large variety of shiptypes in a variety of manouvers. Among others we see depicted [plates 1 -9] a variety of masts, sails and rigging. Among the shiptypes a 'Kotter', 'Kaag', 'Moddermolen', 'Brik', a merchant frigat, 'Kanaalboot of Sloep', 'Kof', 'Smak', 'Beurtschip of Gaffelaar', a Frisian 'Tjalk', a two mast 'Galjoot', 'Botters', 'Praamschuit', the Corvette Van Speijk [plate 25], a South American 'Brik', 'Gaffelkaag Gaffelschip of Ligter', 'Kraak', 'Galeas', a Flemish 'Pleit', a 'Turfeiker', 'Waterschepen' [from the island of Marken], a 'Snik', a Volendam 'Kwakken', a 'Samoreus or Keulenaar', a 'Buis', a 'Peniche', a 'Zijdsche Bom or Visscherspink', an 'Ever', a 'Bok', a war frigat, a 'Poon', a 'Gladdek Korvet', an American War schooner, a war 'Kotter or Cutter', a socalled 'Lenzend Linieschip'.

Keywords: shipbuilding ships navigation manual illustrated books lithography maire vessels b

Price: EUR 2950.00 = appr. US$ 3206.20 Seller: Antiquariaat B.M.Israel B.V.
- Book number: 2481