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Lot nr:896
Book nr:35694
Author:ALLARD, Carel
Title:Niewe Hollandse scheeps-bouw, vertoonende een volmaakt schip (...) noch een doorgesnede schip (...) voorts allerhande scheeps vlaggen
Town:Amsterdam
Publisher:Carel Allard
Year:1705
Description:3 parts in 1 vol. in-4to, 56 + 70, [2] + [8] pp, 208 (fold./ double-p.) contemporary handcoloured plates. Plates are numbered : 1-82, 1-105, 1-20. In part 1 the first plate is unnumbered, tear in pl. 29, (traces of scotch). Loose in full vellum binding, soiled, spine repaired
Note:Ref. Cat. NHSM p.744. Highly important work on ship-building, not only plates of flags were added, but also many interesting plates of ships were added: war ships, sectional plates, shipbuilding plates, plates of shipbuilding tools and attributes, etc. Very scarce, first volume is a re-issue of the 1695-edition, the second part is original. Only 2 copies in STCN; only 1 complete copy found in recent auction records.
Title of part 3: Byvoegsel tot de Niewe Hollandse Scheeps-bouw
Price:€9000 - €12000
Sellingprice:€25000
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