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AENMERCKELYCKE HISTORISCHE REYS-BESCHRYVINGE DOOR VERSCHEYDE LANDEN VEEL GROOTER ALS DIE VAN GEHEEL EUROPA ONLANGHS ONTDECKT

By: Hennepin, Louis

Price: $1,170.00

Publisher: Utrecht, A. Schouten: 1698

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 36970

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Engraved; [28], 142, [18] pages; 6 x 8", 3/4 morocco over marbled boards. Front cover detached. Contents VG , clean and tight. Folding engraved map [intact], and 4 plates. [Sabin 31358; Howes H417. First Dutch edition, especially sought after for its fine map by Gaspar Bouttats and its excellent plates, showing the landing of La Salle, Quebec, and Indian scenes. There is an extended discussion of the bibliography of Hennepin in Greenly, Michigan 8. Engraved and printed title, 14 preliminary leaves. The Dutch edition, complete with the map and the engraved title has always been rare. Hariss... View more info