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Lot nr:993
Book nr:28858
Author:THIS LOT WILL NOT BE AUCTIONED
Title:Oud en Nieuw Oost-Indien, vervattende een naaukeurige en uitvoerige verhandelinge van Nederlands mogentheyd in die gewesten, benevens een wydlustige beschryvinge der Moluccos, Amboina, ...
Town:Dordrecht - Amsterdam
Publisher:Joannes van Braam - Gerard onder de Linden
Year:1724
Description:2 vol. in-f, [40], 316, [2], [4], 428, [28] ; 351, [10], 282, 48, [8] pp, engraved allegorical frontisp. by A. van Buysen after C. Mulder, two title vignettes, engraved dedication leaf, folding engraved author's portrait (G. v.d. Gouwen after Houbraken), ca. 30 (folding) maps and plates, ca. 16 text engravings. Contemporary bindings in half calf, heavily rubbed, upper hinge of second vol. partially broken, sprinkled edges
Note:Ref. Landwehr, VOC 467 ; Tiele 1121. Contents: part one on the Philippines, Manila and the Mollucas, part two on Amboina. First two volumes only (of five).
One of the most extensive works and the main old source on the Dutch East Indies with many documents, partly lost by now
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