Lot 117 of 515:
144 portrait plates portraying authors of the Low Countries 1739  

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Bibliotheca Belgica, Sive Virorum in Belgio vita, Scriptisque Illustrium.

Foppens, Joannis Franciscus

Bruxellis [Brussels]

Per Petrum Foppens



xxxx1, [4], 600; 601-1233 pp.144 portrait plates (9 folding), title pages printed in black and red; vignettes, head and tail pieces. (4to) 25x19 cm (10x8"), period mottled calf, spines with gilt-decorated compartments. red morocco spine labels lettered in gilt. 

144 portrait plates portraying authors of the Low Countries.

Lot Amendments

Some wear to calf, rubbing to extremities, a bit of fraying and chipping to spine ends, joints stating to split at ends; tears to front endpapers with some loss, short to medium tears to folding plates, browning, occasional spotting and worming; overall very good.

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