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Patria Belgica. Encyclopédie nationale ou Exposé méthodique de toutes les connaissances relatives à la Belgique.ancienne et moderne, physique, sociale et intellectuelle. 1re Partie: Belgique physique. 2e Partie: Belgique politique et sociale. 3e Partie: Belgique morale et intellectuelle.
Bruxelles, Bruylant-Christophe & Cie, 1873-1875. - 3 vols. Large 8vo (24,5x16 cm). Orig. green publisher's cloth, frontcovers and spines richly gilt and with blindstamped ornaments, backcovers with nice coat of arms (very small defect to lower part of hinge vol. 3). Vol. 1: viii,664 pp. with figs. in text. Pasted in: 4 leaves "Rapport du Jury chargé de la collation du prix quinquennal institué par M. Jules Van Praet. Vol. 2: (iv),912 pp. With 5 maps in text (4 full-page) and a few tabels in text. Vol. 3: (iv),844 pp. With, to the end", a few coats of arms, figures and music-score in text. - Parmi les collaborateurs: F. Crépin, P. de Puydt, E. Fétis, Goblet d'Alviella, H. Hymans, Alphonse Le Roy, J. Houzeau, Ch. Piot, A. Quetelet, P. Van Beneden, A. Pinchart, J. Stecher. - Nice set, with only a few light brown spots on first and last leaves, in attractive bindings. - With autograph dedication letter (2 leaves) by the author to the minister (Baron de Guillaume): "Je prends la liberté de m'adresser, non au ministre, mais à l'écrivain distingué qui s'est occupé avec tant de talent de notre histoire militaire. Mon vif désir serait de (vous) réunir parmi mes collaborateurs. ". And a second autograph, letter of acknowledgment of 2 pages by the author: ". j'ai reçu le manuscrit. " 5000g [Attributes: Hard Cover]
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