Lot 22 of 361:
Figures de la Bible, 1728  

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Title:
Figures de la Bible

Author:
Hondt, Pierre de

Place:
The Hague

Publisher:
Pierre de Hondt

Date:
1728

Description:

2 volumes in 1. 2 engraved title pages and 212 plates (29 double page). (Folio) 44.5x28 cm. (17½x11"), modern quarter polished calf over marbled boards, gilt morocco lettering piece, fresh endpapers.

Wonderful engravings after Hoet, Houbraken and B. Picart.


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Condition:
Soiling and occasional tears in margins, some dampstaining at fore-edges, particularly of double-page spreads, dark toning and somewhat ragged edges on fore-edges, one blue paint stain in margin; very good overall.


 
Item number:
319174
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