Including: the very rare first edition of F. Pelsaert's account of the shipwreck of the Dutch vessel 'Batavia' (1647), the first Dutch edition of Jean de Lery's voyage to Brasil (1597), three works on horses and horsemanship by Baron Fr. W. d'Eisenberg (1747 and 1759), a rare collection of photographs of Jerusalem by J.B. Biever (ca. 1880), a beautifully illustrated Andersen fairy-tale, designed in a typical 'De Stijl' manner, a collection of manuscripts, devotional images, fine editions of Oscar Wilde and Jean Genet, a large library of medieval and renaissance studies, 19th century physics objects, natural history objects & wall-plates.
Beijers Veilingen - Books, Prints, Manuscripts, Scientific Instruments
23 March 2011