Maximilien Misson - Nieuwe Reize van Misson na en door Italien (...) - 1724

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Maximilien Misson - Nieuwe Reize van Misson na en door Italien (...) - 1724
Travels - Quantity: 1 - Book

Nieuwe Reize van Misson na en door Italien Met een bericht voor de gene die voornemens zyn dezelve reize te doen. Vermeerdert en opgeheldert met de aanmerkingen van Addison. Door hem gemaakt gedurende zyne reize door Italien. Uit het Frans na den vyfden druk vertaelt en met schoone kopere platen versiert - Utrecht - Willem van Water/Jacob van Poolsum - 1724 - Two volumes in one binding - 31/422/426/29 pp.

Titles in red and black with two allegorical frontispieces by J. Goeree and 49 partly fold-out copper engravings. A few images in the text in addition.

The illustrations are complete.

Original processed leather.

Well in the binding.

Lovely.

Francis Maximilian Misson of François Maximilien Misson, (ca. 1650 – 12 Januari 1722) was a French writer and traveller. He published his ‘Nouveau voyage d'ltalie’ in 1691. It was reprinted several times and would remain the most important travel guide for Italy for fifty years.

This is the only Dutch translation that was published.

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
1
Subject
Travels
Author/ Illustrator
Maximilien Misson
Book Title
Nieuwe Reize van Misson na en door Italien (...)
Condition
Fine
Publication year oldest item
1724
Edition
Reprint
Language
Dutch
Original language
No
Publisher
Willem van de Water / Jacob van Poolsum / Utrecht
Binding/ Material
Leather
Number of pages
908
Dimensions
20.5×17 cm
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