Lot 204 of 515:
War of the Spanish Succession 1710  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$600
Estimate:
$1,000 - $1,500

Title:
Königlich-Spanischer Vermählungs-Saal: auf welchen so wohl Das Österreichische Successions-Recht, als die Frantzös. Praetension Auf die Spanische Monarchie, Wie auch eine Beschreibung derer Spanischen Provinzien, in drey Theilen, vorgestellet wird
Author:
Müller, Johann Joachim
Place:
Franckfurt und Leipzig
Publisher:
Christoff Riegein zu sinden
Date:
1710
Description:

3 volumes in 1. [46] leaves, 640, 406, 400 pp. With 20 engraved plates, 17 of them folding. (8vo) 17.2x10 cm (6¾x3¾"), period pigskin, leather & metal clasps. First Edition.

Significant history of the War of the Spanish Succession. The plates include maps, plans, views, and portraits, with a plan of Madrid, two plans of Cadiz, a view of Gibraltar, a depiction of a bullfight (this with 2½x4½" piece torn off), etc. Rare to have all three volumes together, in this case in a single binding that is 4 inches thick.

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Some discoloration and rubbing to the binding; occasional minor darkening to text, some slight worming, some of the plates worn at folds, one folding plate lacking the folded portion, missing one plate; overall very good.
 
Item number:
304046
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