Steven de Joode
Sublime creation of Romeyn de Hooghe, a highlight in the art of printing. In deluxe folio binding complete with 194 engravings. Frontispiece and two vignettes hand-coloured
Volume 5 of the five-volume series “Famous products of the Mountains and Sea” including images of Dutch ships.
25 beautiful engravings and a map
Beautifully designed Arabic manuscript. With calligraphy, many beautiful decorations and illustrations in various bright colours
Shown at the exhibition “Op zoek naar Van Santen en de kleuren van de Gouden Eeuw”, University of Amsterdam Special Collections
With beautiful hand-coloured engraving on frontispice depicting Catharina Mulder and Keet Zwenke
Rare separately published series of 52 etched illustrations (on 14 leaves), also issued in Charles Le Brun's Conference [...] sur l'expression generale & particuliere des passions.
Dutch text with a beautiful hand-painted initial decoration
Comes with a beautiful antique Divit (pen holder with inkwell), late 19th century
Folio size book about the Duchy of Brabant, illustrated with approx. 140 beautiful copper engravings
With 134 beautiful hand-coloured copper engravings; a brilliant impression of fashion for men, women and children - original hand-coloured
Illustrated with engraved title and 55 engravings in the text including fine equestrian portraits
More than 330 years old, with 11 engravings and 2 pages of music
First local lawbook of Haarlem with various engravings of seals
Dimensions: 2.8 × 1.9 cm. In vellum slipcase. With 8 engravings
Book with examples of manuscripts and letters
With title print and 9 views and maps
Und: Johann Friderich le Bret - Fortsetzung der allgmeinen Welthistorie - 45. Teil - 1784. With beautiful engravings, illustrations, maps
With hundreds of coloured wood engravings, incomplete, without binding and considerably damaged, but still a unique historical document of nearly 500 years old
Reviews and analyses of old and new plays and operas, interesting articles on actors and actresses
First edition of the translation - 120 beautiful prints
Voluminous book with affairs of state from the French period. With 24 publications and notifications
Beautiful early 18th-century edition of the Amsterdam literary society Nil Volentibus Arduum, complete with title print!
Rare book complete with its 32 plates on beautiful paper
Two small well kept books in Italian
Book illustrated with 8 inset prints.
Father Pierre-Nicolas Bertholon de Saint-Lazare, born on October 21, 1741 and died on April 21, 1800, was a French physicist, member of the Royal Society of Sciences of Montpellier. He taught physics in Montpellier. Besides a book on wine, he
Book illustrated with 2 fronstipieces - binding from that era
Antique bookbinding of this gastronomy classic
Two 18th century almanacs of Princess Marie-Christine of Hungary and Count Charles-Alexandre de Lorraine et de Bar
First and only edition. Very rare hymnal with 3 titles engravings and 8 full-page copper engravings
First edition of this famous mystic behind the extraordinary hysteria phenomenon known as "Convulsionnaires de Saint Médard" - One of the most famous figures of Enlightenment Jansenism - Rare.
Classic work about the life of the Roman emperors. Illustrated with title engraving and 12 portraits of Roman emperors
The first edition of this classic of Dutch literature in two lovely identical bindings, with 6 engravings with text and the same 6 without text
Voluminous work on the Constitution of the Batavian Republic in 1798.
Good edition of the epistles, poems, speeches, odes and letters of Cardinal de Bernis.
Rare curiosa - antique bookbinding
One of the first books on analysing sentences by one of the pioneers in this field. Added: a hand-written letter
rare early 19th century dictionary. Binding full calf
A great history of England from the Roman conquest to the reign of George II and an analysis of the facts by the author
Complete 2 volumes in 1 - antique bookbinding
Complete in 2 volumes - bindings from that era - Beautiful copy
Complete in 2 volumes - antique bookbinding.
Rare edition of this curious book
Wonderful reference work for various trades such as masonry, joinery, carpentry, etc.
Latin-Dutch dictionary in half-leather bindings
Complete with 4 engravings and folding map of the French army in the Russian campaign
241 types - lithographs
In fine condition considering its age
All five imperial codes in a fine binding, with portrait of Napoleon Bonaparte
Rare work, beautifully bound in vellum, with engraved frontispiece. Only 1 copy in STCN
Illustrated with many wood engravings
Beautiful uniformly bound set with frontispiece in volume 1 and 3
Book offered by the author
With a portrait of Napoleon (frontispiece)
Volumes 6 and 7 in half-leather bindings with prints
Complete set in original hardcovers
ou l'Histoire de France considérée dans ses rapports avec la poésie, l'éloquence et les beaux-arts
With engraved frontispiece. Only a few copies in STCN
Four beautiful volumes that offer a glimpse into the court life of Louis XVIII
Adam Anderson’s book, a Scottish economist (1692-1765), is the reference on the economic history of the British Empire and Europe, on the political, industrial and social development of all civilized countries, and especially Great Britain
Complete with frontispiece by J.C. Philips
Baron Fain was the secretary of Napoleon. First edition. With large folding map
First Elzevirienne edition of this rare etymological dictionary, in folio, in Latin
Curious book, very rare.
95 inset intaglio prints
Faisant suite à la collection des décrets sanctionnés ou acceptés par le Roi.
Frontispiece, 1 folding plate, fac simile of 2 letters
With an inset folding plate. The author highlights the phenomenon of photosynthesis.
All about everything in the Administration of Municipalities of France under Napoleon.
Very nice little edition in a charming half-binding
Book offering the table of the works discussed in the Journal des Savants since its creation in 1665
Includes a historical praise by Mr. De La Motte and the anacreontic odes, songs, eclogues and other pieces
Rare edition of the popular book, illustrated with beautiful copper engravings
Book illustrated with 4 inset prints designed and engraved by Queverdo and 27 pages of Cherubini and Mehul's music - Beautiful copy.
132 beautiful plates on heavy handmade paper with printed border, illustrations of armchairs, beds, cabinets, doors, fireplaces and other decorative and architectural elements
With articles worth reading about papermaking in Japan, Corsica and the discovery of the island of Madeira
The rare first and only Dutch translation of the popular scientific book ‘Pseudodoxia Epidemica’ or ‘Vulgar Errors’
Rare; bound in vellum
With: E. Epkema (ed.) - Woordenboek op de gedichten en verdere geschriften van Gijsbert Japicx - 1824. With engraved portrait of Gysber Japicx
Half-leather bindings with 3 folding maps and 1 plate
Illustrated with beautiful engravings
History of the Hundred Years War
Contribution to the trade history of Amsterdam in the seventeenth century
Very rare work in beautiful vellum with gilt print
Very rare humorous book about the adventures of two Leiden roommates. Very special and unique, with illustration
Collection of 7 letters from Gavardo, Bardi, Camporotondo, Tirano, Verona, Ascoli and Cesena.
“behelzende, by eene algemeene landbeschryving en beknopte historie der verscheiden volken” Fourth volume
Beautiful handwriting from the 16th century. Onciale. Relative to the Chatelleny of Beaugency (Loiret).
Illustrated with 24 beautiful steel engravings by H. Robinson
Volumes 1 and 2; 2 frontispieces in blind-stamped leather binding
Biographies of people who, in various countries and times, have excelled in various arts and sciences
Rare edition of a songbook and collection of poems
Third volume of this historical work
Rare volume illustrated with 5 folding plates and an engraved frontispiece
The business news from Paris nearly 200 years ago
Original ancient herbarium, with woodcuts in the text
Free translation by the Comte de Tressan. Following “Roland furieux,” there is “une vie de l'Arioste” and an excerpt from "Roland l'amoureux” by Matheo Maria Boyardo.
17 folding plates - Rare book on fortifications
Well-known Greek-Latin dictionary from the 17th century; in parchment binding with engraved title page and portrait of the author
Including several 19th-century mortgages, bonds, etc.
Rare signed documents about the biggest political scandal in Dutch history
Lovely set! Four volumes uniformly bound with fine gilt-lettered leather spines
Topics: literature and religion - an interesting edition of Bernardin de Saint Pierre
Beautiful volumes, banners, tailpieces
Book illustrated with 2 banner vignettes from Eisen, tailpieces - Beautiful copy
Book illustrated with a frontispiece engraved by De Launay - Beautiful copy.
In full parchment binding. Complete
First and only edition. Rare edition of this standard work on law. With notes and ex libris of Dr. P.W.A. Immink!
The famous book Paradise Regained by John Milton in vellum with red shield title - 1823
The first edition of arguably the most complete and best-illustrated book about Amsterdam in the Dutch Golden Age. With 36 (including 35 double-page) engravings
Book illustrated with a frontispiece
The life of Skanderberg, who fought for the independence of Epirus from Turkey - Rare Edition, with engraved portraits of Castriot and Mehmed II
Excelente libro en perfectas condiciones
As to the content: fierce invective words against the sixteenth-century reformers and their teachings. The style: appallingly brutal, often scabrous. Women were taught how to undress themselves in front of this Friar Minor
Only available in some libraries. Once sold on the internet at a very high price
The author sings the pleasures of the countryside, vineyards, wine, vegetables, etc ...- Illustrated book a frontispiece and 16 inset plates.
Hand-coloured sketch book on the art of Japanese flower arrangement. With 22 illustrations
Very nicely designed Islamic poetry booklet with several manuscripts and illustrations
Complete. Two volumes in two bindings, with title engraving
First edition, complete with 10 engravings
Very rarely offered, with a dedication to Charles II of England
Binding bears the arms of Anne of Austria (1601-1666), Archduchess of Austria, Princess of the Netherlands, Infanta of Spain and Portugal, wife of Louis XIII
Very amusing 17th-century book with 60 text illustrations, about popular mathematics. Many tricks, riddles and puzzles
51 engraved folding plates