Vosmeer - Principes Hollandiae et Zelandiae - 1578

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Vosmeer - Principes Hollandiae et Zelandiae - 1578
History - Quantity: 1 - Book

Rare first Plantijn edition with engravings by Galle.

Michael Vosmeer
Principes Hollandiae et Zelandiae, domini Frisiae.
Antwerp, Christophel Plantin, 1578.
87 pp., 36 copper engravings vy Philipp Galle after drawings by Willem Thybaut: portraits of the counts/countesses of Holland and Zeeland.
Old cardboard binding (28.5 x 20 cm, heavily worn), the first page is loose, foxing, the illustrations in clear and sharp print. Ex-libris, coat of arms (Bibliothèque de Mr Em. Mancel).

Michiel Vosmeer (1545-1617), lawyer and historian from Delft.

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
1
Subject
History
Author/ Illustrator
Vosmeer
Book Title
Principes Hollandiae et Zelandiae
Condition
Fair
Publication year oldest item
1578
Edition
1st Edition
Language
Latin
Original language
Yes
Publisher
Antwerpen, Plantijn
Binding/ Material
Hardback
Number of pages
87
Dimensions
28×20 cm
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