LOT 944
SOLD €550,00

[Deluxe edition. Fine bindings] J.L. Terwen. Het Koningrijk der Nederlanden

voorgesteld in eene reeks van naar de natuur geteekende schilderachtige gezigten. Gouda, G.B. v. Goor, n.d. (1862). (4),xxxxvi,820 p. Folio. Faded orange velvet binding over wooden boards w. elaborate leather carved/stamped dec. in Neo-Gothic style on both covers and on spine, brass bosses on outer corners, Anna Pauwlona's monogram centered on the front cover, above it a crown and underneath two olive branches, back cover w. royal coat of arms of William II, brass clasps and catches, a.e.g., size of the book bigger than regular ed., all text lvs w. blue dec. border, steel engr. title, 136 fine steel engr. plates w. tissue guards by a.o. J. v. Poppel, J.M. Kolb and J. Richter.

Waterst. silk pastedowns and endleaves, sl. foxing, some sm. parts of the glued-on dec. missing on covers and spine. Deluxe ed. w. a binding that was made especially for Queen Anna Paulowna (1795-1865), William II of Orange's wife.

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