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BK18: Antiquarian Book Sale

NIEUHOFF, John - An Embassy From the East-India Company of the United Provinces, To the Grand Tartar Cham Emperour of China

Auction Lot BK18/494

NIEUHOFF, John - An Embassy from the East-India Company of the United Provinces, to the Grand Tartar Cham Emperour of China Eng. portrait frontis, eng. title, printed title in red and black, 14 full-page plates [some showing more than one image] including a double page plan of Kanton, 121 eng. in text, frontispiece and engraved title repaired in fore-margin, final leaf heavily restored in margins, a few minor marginal tears, loose page, collation gap Oo2-Qq, calf rebacked, folio, London, 1669.

NIEUHOFF, John - An Embassy From the East-India Company of the United Provinces, To the Grand Tartar Cham Emperour of China (BK18/494) offered in our Books, Maps and Prints Auction starting on 6th September 2017 at our salerooms in Exeter, Devon.

Lot Description

NIEUHOFF, John - An Embassy from the East-India Company of the United Provinces, to the Grand Tartar Cham Emperour of China Eng. portrait frontis, eng. title, printed title in red and black, 14 full-page plates [some showing more than one image] including a double page plan of Kanton, 121 eng. in text, frontispiece and engraved title repaired in fore-margin, final leaf heavily restored in margins, a few minor marginal tears, loose page, collation gap Oo2-Qq, calf rebacked, folio, London, 1669.

Estimate

£5,000 - £6,000

Department

Books, Maps and Manuscripts

Sale Information

BK18: Antiquarian Book Sale
Wednesday, 6th September 2017
Okehampton Street, Exeter

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