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CHRISTYN, Jean-Baptiste (1635?--1707
[Délices des Pays-Bas. 1711]
Les delices des Pais-Bas, contenant une description generale des XVII provinces. Edition nouvelle, divisée en III. volumes, augmentée de plusieurs remarques curieuses, & enrichie de figures. ...
A Brusselle chez François Foppens, 1711.
3 vols ; 15.9 cm. (8º)
I: [14], 400 p., engr. frontis., fold. map, [29] pl. (24 fold.)
II: [6], 384 p., engr. frontis., [25] pl. (24 fold.).
III: [6], 470, [6] p., engr. frontis., [23] pl. (22 fold.).

An expanded edition of the guide book first published in 1697. Soane also owned the one-volume edition of 1700 (q.v.) and the completely rewritten 'sixth edition' of 1769 (q.v.). Title-pages in red and black. BAL, Early printed books, no. 634.

Copy Notes Bought from Thomas Boone for 6s. on 3 October 1808. (Spiers Box). Volume I inscribed in pencil on front free-endpaper 3 toms/ avec figs and -6s-/.

Binding C18th sprinkled calf, gilt-tooled spines, red morocco spine-labels.

Reference Number 2059


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