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Auction archive: Lot number 623

DAPPER, Olfert Naukeurige Beschrijvinge

Auction 25.03.2022
25 Mar 2022
Estimate
€1,500 - €2,000
ca. US$1,652 - US$2,203
Price realised:
n. a.
Auction archive: Lot number 623

DAPPER, Olfert Naukeurige Beschrijvinge

Auction 25.03.2022
25 Mar 2022
Estimate
€1,500 - €2,000
ca. US$1,652 - US$2,203
Price realised:
n. a.
Beschreibung:

DAPPER, Olfert Naukeurige Beschrijvinge der Afrikaensche gewesten van Egypten, Barbaryen, Lybien, Biledulgerid, Negroslant, Guinea, Ethiopiën, Abyssinie [...]. Amsterdam, J. van Meurs, 2 parts in 1 vol., folio: [10]-728-[18], [2]-120-[pp. (occ. foxing and soiling). Contemp. calf, spine with 6 raised bands (head def., corners bumped). Otherwise a good copy. First. ed. of one of the most authoritative 17th-c. accounts on Africa, although the author, the Dutch physician and writer Olfert Dapper (1636-1689), never visited the area. Engr. ill. with a folding map, a folding plate, double-page and in-text engr. depicting local fashion, flora, fauna and cities. Ref. Tiele - STCN

Auction archive: Lot number 623
Auction:
Datum:
25 Mar 2022
Auction house:
ARENBERG AUCTIONS
Wolstraat 19/2
1000 Brüssel
Belgium
info@arenbergauctions.com
+32 (0)2 544 1055
+32 (0)2 544 1057
Beschreibung:

DAPPER, Olfert Naukeurige Beschrijvinge der Afrikaensche gewesten van Egypten, Barbaryen, Lybien, Biledulgerid, Negroslant, Guinea, Ethiopiën, Abyssinie [...]. Amsterdam, J. van Meurs, 2 parts in 1 vol., folio: [10]-728-[18], [2]-120-[pp. (occ. foxing and soiling). Contemp. calf, spine with 6 raised bands (head def., corners bumped). Otherwise a good copy. First. ed. of one of the most authoritative 17th-c. accounts on Africa, although the author, the Dutch physician and writer Olfert Dapper (1636-1689), never visited the area. Engr. ill. with a folding map, a folding plate, double-page and in-text engr. depicting local fashion, flora, fauna and cities. Ref. Tiele - STCN

Auction archive: Lot number 623
Auction:
Datum:
25 Mar 2022
Auction house:
ARENBERG AUCTIONS
Wolstraat 19/2
1000 Brüssel
Belgium
info@arenbergauctions.com
+32 (0)2 544 1055
+32 (0)2 544 1057
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