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Title: Historie van het leeven des Heeren Huig de Groot, beschreven tot den aanvang van zyn Gezantschap wegens de Koninginne en Kroone van Zweden aan 't Hof van Vrankryk: ... En vervolgt tot zyn doodt door Adriaan van Cattenburgh. Met een Aanhangsel der zelve Historie, & c. Tweede druk.
Description: Dordrecht, Amsterdam, Joannes van Braam, Adriaan Wor, en de erve van Gerard Onder de Linden, 1732. Folio. W. engr. front. title, identical engr. vignettes on both printed titles ['A. Zeeman fecit 1724'], engr. full page dedication ['J.C.Philips inv. et fecit 1727'], fine engr. portrait ['door J. Houbraken naar 't Origineel van M. Mierevelt...'] of Hugo de Groot, 1 engr. portr of Maria Reigersbergen by the same, 1 engr full page plate of de Groot's tomb ['R.Verhulst inv. J.C.Philips fecit.'],3 engr. textill. [p. 15, depicting de Groot age 15 by De Gheyn; p. 417-418 medallions; ]. Contemp. full dutch blindst. vellum, title in ink on spine. Some unimportant surface soiling to edges and lower cover. [*1-*5 in 2, A-Z4, 2A-2Z4, 3A-3L4 [+3L4], X1, A-Z4, 2A-2Z4, 3A-3K4, 3L3; a-i4, k1, a2-f2, g1]]. (XXVIII [incl. engr. pls./portr. etc.], 456, II [half title, verso blank], II [same half title, verso blank], II [printed title 'Vervolg'], 454, (1-2), 3-74, XXVI [index] pp.). (Last part a number of lvs. a small vague watersp. to blank margin, nothing serious.). A very good copy.

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Price: EUR 1150.00 = appr. US$ 1249.87 Seller: Antiquariaat B.M.Israel B.V.
- Book number: 8632