11-16-2008 11-16-2008
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2433 Boston
November 16, 2008 11:00AMCalender
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(Chinese Exploration), Nieuhoff, Jan

$1,185$1,000
Auction: Books & Manuscripts - 2433 Location: Boston Date / Time: November 16, 2008 11:00AM

Description:

(Chinese Exploration), Nieuhoff, Jan, L'Ambassade de la Compagnie Orientale des Provinces Unies vers l'empereur de la Chine, ou Grand Cam de Tartarie..., Leiden: Jacob de Meurs, 1665, first edition in French, two parts in one volume, tree calf, with pictorial title, portrait, and thirty-one of thirty-five plates, folio, (cover loose, heavily chipped and worn, gatherings loose).
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Keywords

Cam de Tartarie, Jacob de Meurs