12 June 2009
HANNOVER 1668 -- WELLINGEN, H.G. Die überwindende Liebe Praesentiret und dargestellet Durch Ein Künstliches Fewr-Werck Welches Bey Fürstlicher Häimführung Des... Fürsten... Johann Friderichs Hertzogen zu Braunschweig und Lüneburg und... Der Fürstin... Benedicta Henrietta Philippina Pfaltz-Gräfin bey Rhein Glücklichen verbrand worden zu Hannover den 8. Novembr Nachts umb 9. Uhr ... 1668. Hannover: Georg Friedrich Grimmen, 1668.
2o ( 292 x 175 mm). 5 engraved double-page plates and one engraved illustration in text. Modern boards.
Commemoration of the fireworks held on the occassion of the wedding of JOHANN FRIEDRICH (1625-1679) of Braunschweig and Lüneburg and BENEDICTE HENRIETTA PHILIPPINA (1652-1730) Countess of Palatine. The engineer and inventor, who also wrote the text, signed two of the plates H.G. WELLINGEN. Berlin 2852; Lotz p.95.
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