Lugduni Batavorum: Petrum Vander Aa, 1713. First Edition. Hardcover. Octavo (8vo). Very good condition. Item #018397
[xxviii] pages, 684 pages of text. Complete with 33 engraved plates including the frontis, an engraved title, 15 in-text full page illustrations, and 16 plates including 15 of which are fold-out. Two of the folding plates are torn with no loss. A few pages with minor creasing to the corner. There are numerous additional in-text illustrations that consume two thirds of a page, half page, quarter page, or smaller, most of which are numismatic. Two small spots of staining affecting a few pages of text. Plates show Roman dress and military ground troop strategy. Full original vellum binding with moderate soiling and minor wear; hand-lettered boldly and attractively on the spine. Title printed in red and black. Previous owner's name in a tiny script on a front endpaper: Ex Libris J. DeBonne.