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SPIEGHEL DER ZEEVAERDT A FACSIMILE, ALONG WITH: THE HISTORY OF LUCAS JANSZOON WAGHENAER AND HIS SPIEGHEL DER ZEEVAERDT-TWO VOL

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SPIEGHEL DER ZEEVAERDT A FACSIMILE, ALONG WITH: THE HISTORY OF LUCAS JANSZOON WAGHENAER AND HIS SPIEGHEL DER ZEEVAERDT-TWO VOL

by Waghenaer, Lucas Janszoon - Dr. C. Koeman

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  • very good
  • hardcover
Condition
Very Good/No Dust Jacket
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Sequoia S. A. Lausanne, 1964. facsimile reprint. Hardcover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. Spieghel Der Zeevaerdt is a 1964 facsimile reprint written in Dutch, of the original 1584-1585 edition. It has the 1584 and 1585 editions bound together in a large folio volume with black leather spine and green cloth boards. Light shelf wear. Slight scuffing to boards. Gold compass rose on front board, title in gold on spine. Text is clean and crisp. Some foredge foxing. Movable celestial chart is present and intact. Sold together with this volume is a second volume entitled The History of Lucas Janszoon Waghenaer and his Spieghel der Zeevaerdt by Dr. C. Koeman. This book was written in English, as an introduction to the facsimile reproduction of De Spieghel der Zeevaerdt and is the history of the origins of Dutch navigation, as well as the story of the origins of Dutch maritime cartography and of the development of charts and seamen's guides. It is 72 pages long. Bound in blue cloth with the same gold compass rose on the front cover. Title in gold on spine. Light damp spotting along board spine and edges. Occasional foxing to text. Binding is nice and tight.

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Bookseller
Koster's Collectible Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
INVENT019992I
Title
SPIEGHEL DER ZEEVAERDT A FACSIMILE, ALONG WITH: THE HISTORY OF LUCAS JANSZOON WAGHENAER AND HIS SPIEGHEL DER ZEEVAERDT-TWO VOL
Author
Waghenaer, Lucas Janszoon - Dr. C. Koeman
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket condition
No Dust Jacket
Edition
facsimile reprint
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Sequoia S. A. Lausanne
Date published
1964

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About Koster's Collectible Books

Welcome to Koster's Collectible Books. We have been selling quality out of print books since 1990. We invite you to browse our inventory. Although we carry most general categories, our specialties include Military History, Nautical & Naval History, Automobiles, Aviation, Railroads, Oceanliners, Sports & Sporting, the Arts and collectible Childrens books.

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edges
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spine
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