Sale 2512 - Lot 243
Estimate: $ 3,000 - $ 4,000
DAHLBERG, ERIK. Suecia Antiqua et Hodierna. 353 engraved plates (including 3 titles), 13-page index bound at rear. 3 volumes in one. Oblong folio, 12x16 inches, contemporary paneled calf gilt, vellum spine label, all edges gilt with a bit of gauffering, rebacked and showing wear; portraits, arms and other smaller plates trimmed and mounted to laid paper at an early time for uniform binding, scattered light staining but generally very nice; bookplates of "Von Bülow'sche Bücherei" and Bernard Quaritch purchase label from the Hamilton Palace Library, Beckford Collection, 1882. [Stockholm, 1693-1714]
An attractive copy of Dahlberg's massive topographical compendium of Swedish towns and monuments.