Auction 353 Old & Rare Books - General History & Topography

CLEVES -- LANGENDYK, P. De stad Kleef, haar gezondheidsbron, en omleggende landsdouwen, in kunstprenten verbeeld. Haarl., J. Bosch, (1747). (2), 63, (3) pp. W. engr. ti-vign., 10 (lge-)fold. engr. plates by H. Spilman after J. de Beyer. 4°. H. vellum, uncut. (Slightly browned/foxed).

Lavishly illustrated description of the city of Cleves and its medicinal springs by one of the most important and most famous 18th-century Dutch playwrights and poets, Pieter Langendyk (1683-1756). Around 1744 Langendyk visited the city of Cleves and its medicinal springs trying to improve his declining health, especially his sense of sight. - Fine copy and rare in this condition.

€ 500

result € 600

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