London, South Kensington
3 October 2006
ROXBURGHE CLUB -- LINSCHOTEN, Jan Huygen van. [His Discours of Voyages into ye East & West Indies]. Jan Huygen van Linschoten and the Moral Map of Asia. The Plates and Text of the Itinerario and Icones habitus gestusque Indorum ac Lusitanorum...With a Study by Ernst van den Boogaart. London: Roxburghe Club, 1999. 2° (610 x 426mm). 42 colour reproductions of the Itinerario, a plain facsimile (save for the colour title) of the Habitus loosely inserted, frontispiece portrait of Linschoten. Original tan morocco-backed cloth with vellum corners, vellum plaque with gilt illustration and decoration inset into upper cover.
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