Olfert Dapper - Umbständliche und Eigentliche Beschreibung von Africa - 1670

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Olfert Dapper - Umbständliche und Eigentliche Beschreibung von Africa - 1670
History, Travels - Quantity: 1 - tipped in plates - Book

By Olfert Dapper (January 1636 - December 29, 1689) who was a Dutch doctor and writer.

Detailed description of Africa; its kingdoms and associated landscapes, such as Egypt, Barbaria, Libya, Biledulgerid, the land of the Negroes, Guinea, Ethiopia, Abyssinia and the African Insulen ....

A rather rare book, printed in Amsterdam by Jacob von Meurs in 1670, coeval binding, numerous copper engravings in the text of animals, plants, life scenes, characters, etc., at the moment there are 3 double-page plates and 2 half-page tipped-in plates, pages: 695 + 101 dedicated to the African insulems, size 30.5 x 20 x 6 cm.
The photos are an integral part of the lot. It will be shipped with the utmost care.

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
1
Subject
History, Travels
Author/ Illustrator
Olfert Dapper
Book Title
Umbständliche und Eigentliche Beschreibung von Africa
Condition
Good
Publication year oldest item
1670
Edition
Illustrated Edition
Language
German
Original language
No
Publisher
Jacob von Meurs
Binding/ Material
Vellum
Extras
tipped in plates
Number of pages
796
Dimensions
30.5×20 cm
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