Holland 1765 Utrecht History Church period full leather gilt book bindingBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
[Netherlands History- Holland- United Provinces in 18th century- Dutch imprints].
Histoire Abregee de l'Eglise Metropolitaine d'Utrecht.
1765, Utrecht, Vander Weyde. [History of the Church of Utrecht]. pp. 629.
Beautiful mid-18th century full leather European binding. Mottled calf covers, spine with raised bands, compartments richly gilt ornamented and decorated with floral devices, marbled end papers and text block edges.
Beautiful antiquarian book, a complete, clean and very well preserved example.
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Book measures: 6 5/8" H X 4 1/4" W.