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Lot nr:15
Book nr:36407
Author:HAEGDOORN (HAGDORN), Christ(ian) W(ilhelm)
Title:Eyquan, of Groote Mogol, waer in sijn Chinesische en Indische staets, krijgs, en liefdens geschiedenissen.
Town:Amsterdam
Publisher:Jacob van Meurs
Year:1671
Description:8vo (about 19 x 12 cm.), (12), 1-672 (3 blank) pp. Engraved frontispiece portrait of the author (repairs with some loss), extra engraved title, 33 engraved plates (all).Contemporary brown full calf, somewhat worn, gilt edges of covers, slightly faded richly gilt spine in six compartments, red-speckled edges. L÷wendahl: China illustrata nova. Supplement, 1574. Dutch edition of the first European novel about the Manchu conquest of China, translated from the German first edition, published by Jacob van Meurs in 1670, with illustrations from the same copper-plates.
Note:Ref. Cordier Sinica 580
Price:€1450
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