Lot 277 of 429:
Strada's Netherlands war with lion map frontispiece.  

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Estimate:
$500 - $800

Title:
De bello Belgico decas prima ab excessu Caroli V imp. usque ad initia praefecturae Alexandri Farnesii
Author:
Strada, Famiano
Place:
Antverpiae
Publisher:
apud viduam et haeredes Joan. Cnobbari
Date:
1649
Description:

[14], 629, [71] pp. With famous "Leo Belgicus" frontispiece map of the Netherlands, depicted as a lion; engraved portraits, printed marginalia. (8vo) 18.5x11.5 cm (7¼x4½), period vellum with tooled borders, title inked on spine. 

The first volume of Strada's history of the war of the Netherlands, with the lion map frontispiece and numerous engraved portraits.

Lot Amendments
Condition:
General soiling to vellum; early ownership signature, toning to page edges; very good.
 
Item number:
306854
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