Abraham de Wicquefort - De Fransche Tyrannie - 1674

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Abraham de Wicquefort - De Fransche Tyrannie - 1674
History, Illustrated - Quantity: 1 - Book

De Fransche Tyrannie, Dat is: Oprecht en Waerachtig Verhael van de Grouwelijke Wreetheden tot Bodegraven, Swammerdam en elders door de Fransen gepleegt: benevens de laeste Toght van 't heir des Koninks van Vrankrijk in Brabant en Vlaenderen, met bygevoegde autentijke Stukken. Getrouwelijk, naar 't Origineel, uit het Frans vertaelt, En vermeerdert met 'et gepasseerde op de Dorpen van Nichtevecht, Waterveen en Abkoude. Met schoone kopere Platen verciert - Amsterdam, Jan Claesz. ten Hooren, 1674 - 166, 150 pp. 7 illustrations on 3 engravings - parchment binding - 15.5 × 10 cm.

Condition: moderate. Binding soiled, front cover corrugated. Inner hinges partly open - bookblock attached to binding. Pastedowns are loose, front endpapers are missing. Upper pastedown is damaged. Edges of title page - that is coming loose - are frayed, bottom half restored on verso. Tear of approx. 3 cm in fore-edge of pp. 3/4, and 2 tears of approx. 1 cm in the top edge of pp. 3-6. Interior discoloured / browned, some scattered spots, moisture spot in the margin of the first 50 and last 20 pp. and in the margin of 30 pp. throughout the book; a few large spots on 8 pp, black spots in the inner margin of 6 pp. Black ink spot(s) in bottom margin of pp. 90-130. Some dog-ears.



Contains 6 (of the 8) engravings after Romeyn de Hooghe - all shown in the pictures


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Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
1
Subject
History, Illustrated
Author/ Illustrator
Abraham de Wicquefort
Book Title
De Fransche Tyrannie
Condition
Fair
Publication year oldest item
1674
Edition
1st Edition
Language
Dutch
Original language
Yes
Publisher
Jan Claesz. ten Hooren
Binding/ Material
Vellum
Number of pages
316
Dimensions
15×10 cm
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