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Den Spiegel der Spaensche Tyranny gheschiet in West-Indien. Waerin te sien is deonmenschelicke wreede feyten der Spangiaerden met t1samen de beschrijvinge der selver Landen, Volckeren aert ende natuere. MEDBUNDET / BOUND WITH : Tweede Deel van de Spieghel der Spaense Tyrannye, gheschiet in Nederlant. (...) Verciert met seer schoone kopere Figueren.
Amsterdam. Ghedruckt by Jan Evertz. Cloppenburg. . 1620-28. Liten 4to. Samtidig helpergamentbind. Gravert tittelblad.104 s. 17 kobberstikk i teksten. Gravert tittelblad. (6), 126 s. 20 kobberstikk i teksten. 1620-28. Small 4to. Contemporary full vellum. Engaved titlepage. 104 pp. 17 copper engravings in text. Engraved titlepage. (6), 126 pp. 20 copper engravings in text.. Håndskrevet tittel på ryggen. Etikett og navn på forsatsen.Håndskrevet opplysning om kobberstikkeren på det første tittelbladet. Liten rift i forsatsbladet. Handwritten title on spine. Label and name on endpaper. Handwritten information about the engraver on titlepage. Small tear in front free endpaper. "One of several Dutch editions to include copies of de Bry's illustrations. These engravings, described aptly by Winsor (II p. 342) as "ghastly and revolting", were aming the most potent images to stem from Spain's American conquests and contributed much to the widespread dissemination and persistence af Las Casas' celebrated condemnation of Spanish conduct in America". "Die Kupfer d. 1. Bds. sind nach David Vickenbooms, dies des 2. Bds. werden Jacques de Gheyn d. J. zugeschrieben". (Information from the label on the endpaper)
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