Jan Baptiste Christyn -Brabant, Limburg, Mechelen - Brabandts recht dat is Generale costumen - 1682

Jan Baptiste Christyn -Brabant, Limburg, Mechelen - Brabandts recht dat is Generale costumen - 1682
History, Law, Politics - Quantity: 1 - Book

Brabandts Recht. Dat is Generale Costumen vanden Lande ende Hertoghdomme van Brabandt midtsgaders van het Hertoghdom van Limborgh, Stede ende Lande van Mechelen. Mit verscheyde ordonnantien, reglementen, statuten, ende manieren van procederen. Alles verrijckt met summarien op elcken artyckel, met verscheyde particuliee tafelen, ende eene generale, ghemaeckt by forme van concordantie door Jr Jan Baptiste Christyn - Antwerp, Michiel Knobbaert, 1682 - 1st volume (of 2) (10) 766 pp - leather binding - 37 × 24 cm

Fair condition. Binding scuffed, loss of leather at the top of spine (the missing piece is included), minor loss of leather at the bottom of spine and corners. Right joint open, left joint 2 cm torn at the bottom, leather on the inside of the boards is loose. Bookblock attached to binding. Label on front cover. Pastedowns loose and, just like the endpapers and the last 4 pages (763 to 766), severely frayed at the fore-edge. Small tear of approx. 2 cm in the fore-edge of the title page, and 3 to 5 small tears of approx. 0.5 cm in the fore-edge of the title page and the following 4 pp. Some dog-ears. Worm holes, worm stripes (3 or 4 of approx. 1 to 2 cm) at the top of the inner margin from page 550 to the end (see pictures), and a worm line of approx. 1 cm in the inner margin of about 30 pp. throughout the book. The publisher incorrectly bound a piece between pp 584 and 585 and made typesetting errors: all pages here are numbered 577. The first page 577 is loose and slightly frayed at the inner margin. Interior ranges from fairly crisp to discoloured, some scattered spots, light moisture spot in the top corner from page 550 to the end, black spots at the bottom of the inner margin of 6 pp

Interesting work in which the following cities are discussed: Leuven, Tienen, Zichem, Zoutleeuw, Landen, Jodoigne, Hannut, Diest, Brussels, Ukkel, Vilvoorde, Grimbergen, Nivelles, Antwerp, Lier, Zandhoven, Herentals, Kasterlee, Geel

Contains the general title page and 15 separate title pages with identical title vignette

Will be sent by registered mail.

Lot details
Number of Books
History, Law, Politics
Author/ Illustrator
Jan Baptiste Christyn -Brabant, Limburg, Mechelen
Book Title
Brabandts recht dat is Generale costumen
Publication year oldest item
1st Edition
Original language
Michiel Knobbaert
Binding/ Material
Number of pages
37×24 cm
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