Amsterdam History by Wagenaar 1782 Dutch book 16 engraved views NederlandBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
Amsterdam binnenstad- Nederland- Netherlands- Holland- History- Illustrated books of 18th century.
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Beschryving van Amsterdam Verkort; Gevolgd naar den Heer an Wagenaar met Kunstplaaten. 1782, Amsterdam, H. Gartman en I. de Jongh. With 16 engraved views, on 8 sheets, complete as issued.
Binding- original paper wrappers, hand speckled (marbled), binder's instructions at rear. Text block untrimmed, unsophisticated, as issued.
Includes city views, including canal scenes, Jewish synagogue, churches, key buildings capturing street views, etc.
Rare 18th century book by this well known historian.
Book measures: 9" H X 5 3/8" W.