New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1998. Profusely illustrated in color and black & white. 452 pages. 4to, blue cloth (binding slightly cocked), dust wrapper. New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art, (1998). A very good(+) copy in a near fine dust wrapper. Published on the occasion of the exhibit From Van Eyck to Bruegel. With contributions by Maryan W. Ainsworth, Julien Chapuis, Keith Christiansen, Everett Fahy, Nadine M. Orenstein, Veronique Sintobin, Della C. Sperling, and Mary Sprinson de Jesus.
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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...
Leipzig: Schumann, 1908. 50 (i.e. 49) plates, one folding, tissue guards. 53pp. of double column text. Folio, cont. boards rebacked with cloth. Leipzig: Schumann, 1908. Zweite Auflage. Very good. A study on the leading representative of the early Flemish school of Antwerp and on the origin of Italianate elements in Netherlandish art.