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DESCRIPTION OF THE CITYHOUSE ...
[Beschryvinge van't stadhuis van Amsterdam. English. 1782]

Description of the cityhouse of Amsterdam, with an explication of the emblematical figures, painting, and images, &c. which are within and without this glorious building.

At Amsterdam:
by de Wed. Peter Mortier,
1782.
[2], 98 p. ; 15.3 cm. (8°)


Anonymous. Translation of: Beschryvinge van't stadhuis van Amsterdam. First published by the heirs of J. Ratelband in Amsterdam in 1738. The text appears to follow that of the corresponding section of the Guide d'Amsterdam, of which Soane owned two editions (1772, q.v. and 1793, q.v.). ESTC t96964.

Copy Notes With several passages marked in ink, and arithmetical calculations in pencil on the inside back cover.

Binding Sprinkled-paper limp covers, paper spine-label lettered in ink.


Reference Number 6449


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