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Nederlandsche Kleederdragten naar de Natuur Geteekend . Costumes des Pays-Bas
Frans Buffa en Zonen, Amsterdam 1857 - (20 x 14 inches). Text in two columns in Dutch and French. On guards throughout. 56 hand-coloured tinted lithographed plates, on stone by Descuerrois & Co. and R. de Vries Jr. (Minor marginal foxing). Nineteenth century black morocco backed marbled paper covered boards, spine with raised bands in six compartments, lettered in the second, the others with a repeat decoration in gilt, marbled endpapers, top edge gilt With lovely hand coloured costume plates. Rare folio work illustrated with hand coloured plates on the costume of the Low Countries, originally issued in fourteen parts. Although the title identifies this volume as the first series, no further parts were published. "It is the most variegated costume book of the Low Countries" (Landwehr). Colas 333; Landwehr 242. [Attributes: Hard Cover]
      [Bookseller: Donald A. Heald Rare Books (ABAA)]
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