Plate Books / Views & Topography

Price: EUR 90,00

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Meyer´s Universum ein belehrendes Bilderwerk für alle Stände. XI Band. V. Lieferung

Hildburghausen und Philadelphia. 1844. 20 x 30 cm. Printed wrapper + 12 pp. (pp. 63- 74) + 2 pp. (advertisment) + 4 steel engravings.

Some creases and short tears to the wrapper. Paper loss to the spine. Three of the plates with some offsetting from the text and a couple of stains.

Here we have one installment - of many - to the great topographical work "Meyer´s Universum", a twenty-four-volume German encyclopedic collection of worldwide views published 1833-1863. It is uncommon to find loose parts in their original printed wrapper. The plares depict: Puzzuolo, Hohenswiel, Neuchatel and Sultan Selims Moschee in Constantinopel.

Item No: 3228