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Book nr:31683
Author:UFFENBACH, Zacharias Conrad von
Title:Herrn Zacharias Conrad von Uffenbach Merkwürdige Reisen durch Niedersachsen, Holland und Engelland
Town:Ulm und Memmingen
Publisher:Johann Friederich Baum
Year:1753-54
Description:3 vol. in-8vo, [16] + CLXXXVI + 544 pp, [4] + 604 + [1] pp, [10] + 756 + [36] pp. With a portrait of the author, title vignette in each vol. Ill. with 51 folding plates, chaotically numbered, but apparently containing all figures announced in the index (beginning of vol. 3). Bound in contemp. full vellum, title in ink on spines, red edges
Note:Ref. Graesse VII, 222. Famous itinerary by German bibliophile and collector Zacharias Conrad von Uffenbach. The plates depicting mostly (scientific) instruments and artefacts that Uffenbach encountered/ collected on his travels
Price:€220 - €300
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