Delft: Nederlandsche Kabelfabriek, 1954. Illustrated throughout by Bernard Van Vlijmen with charming full-page drawings and watercolors of the factory floor (some in color), printed in Rotogravure. Oblong 4to. Spiral bound within a full dark green padded leather binding; board slipcase with matching leather spine. Delft: Nederlandsche Kabelfabriek, 1954. First Edition. Leather covers are crackled but sound, otherwise a fine copy of this unusual book. A beautifully produced history of the famous Dutch electrical cable factory.
New York: Yale Publishing, 1888. Nathan Hale; Sketches of John Andre and Beverly Robinson; Schemes of Aaron Burr and Benedict Arnold. Color folding map, text Illus. and facsimiles. xi, 196pp. 4to, original 1/2 blue cloth, corners and edges of boards worn, cloth and boards lightly soiled. New York: Yale Publishing, (1888). First Edition Folding map is a facsimile of the 1728 official map of New York City with the streets depicted.
Boston: Twayne Publishers, 1978. Illustrated frontispiece. 182pp. 8vo, gilt-stamped green cloth. Boston: Twayne Publishers, (1978). First edition. Cover slightly rubbed, otherwise a near fine copy. Twayne's World Authors Series: A Survey of the World's Literature, No. 477. The Netherlands. General editor: Egbert Krispyn.
New York: T. & W. Mercein, 1817. 72pp. 8vo, modern gray cloth, some pages with contemporary annotations to text, light browning to text. New York: T. & W. Mercein, 1817. First Edition. Very good Memoir on place names in New York City with an emphasis on Dutch names when it was in New Netherlands. Author was New York's first Attorney General, chief justice of the New York Supreme Court, a member of the Continental Congress, and later a Representative in...
New Haven: Yale University Press, 1991. 2 volumes. Extensively illustrated, including many in color. 396pp. and 288pp. folio, black cloth, d.w. in glossy pictorial slipcase. New Haven and London: Yale University Press, with National Gallery Puclications, (1991). A fine set. Volume I: Paintings. Volume II: Drawings & Etchings.