Frederik Nagtglas (1821-1902) - Inventaris der boeken, handschriften enz. gelegateerd aan de stad Vlissingen door Willem van der Os - 1891

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Frederik Nagtglas (1821-1902) - Inventaris der boeken, handschriften enz. gelegateerd aan de stad Vlissingen door Willem van der Os - 1891
Archaeology, Architecture, Autobiography, Biography, Cartography, Catalogues, Commemorative editions, Genealogy, History, Incunabula & early printing, Law, Manuscripts, Memorabilia, Militaria, Politics, Reference works, Topography, War history, Bibliography - Quantity: 1 - Limited edition, Crafted paper - Book

Wonderful copy of this rare work:

Frederik Nagtglas.

‘Inventaris der boeken, handschriften, kaarten, prenten en andere voorwerpen. Gelegateerd aan de stad Vlissingen door Willem van der Os, candidaat in de rechten aan de Rijks Universiteit te Utrecht. Geboren te Vlissingen den 10 december 1864 en overleden te Utrecht den 29 october 1890’.

Printed by J.C. & W. Altorffer, 1891.

The catalogue contains a portrait of the collector.

Bound in full green linen with gold print. Printed on handmade paper, uncut.

Limited edition: ‘Namens de familie wordt U dit werk aangeboden als eene nagedachtenis aan den heer Willem van der Os’.

This special catalogue is compiled by Frederik Nagtglas, who also wrote a dedication for Van der Os’ widow and a prologue.

The collection concerns Zeeland, Vlissingen, people from Vlissingen and Betje (Elisabeth) Wolff and Aagje (Agatha) Deken, Michiel de Ruyter etc. Please see the table of contents.

Willem van der Os.
(Vlissingen 10 December 1864 - Utrecht 29 October 1890). Collector. Devoted to the creation of the Oudheidskamer in Vlissingen, gathered a valuable collection of books, handwritings, maps, illustrations etc. concerning Vlissingen that he bequeathed to the city. He was the compiler of the ‘Catalogus der tentoonstelling’ of the (mostly collected by himself)) books, handwritings, portraits etc., concerning Elizabeth Wolff (born Bekker) and Agatha Deken (1885).

Literature:

Nagtglas, Levensberichten. Nagtglas, inventory of books, handwritings, maps, illustrations and other items, bequeathed to the city of Vlissingen by Willem van der Os (1891).

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
1
Subject
Archaeology, Architecture, Autobiography, Bibliography, Biography, Cartography, Catalogues, Commemorative editions, Genealogy, History, Incunabula & early printing, Law, Manuscripts, Memorabilia, Militaria, Politics, Reference works, Topography, War history
Author/ Illustrator
Frederik Nagtglas (1821-1902)
Book Title
Inventaris der boeken, handschriften enz. gelegateerd aan de stad Vlissingen door Willem van der Os
Condition
Very good
Publication year oldest item
1891
Edition
1st Edition
Language
Dutch
Original language
No
Publisher
J.C. & W. Altorffer
Binding/ Material
Hardback
Extras
Crafted paper, Limited edition
Number of pages
216
Dimensions
26×18 cm
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