Hooge, Roneyn.  De Hieroglyphica of Merkbeelden.
Lot 5013
HOOGHE, ROMEIN DE. D.1708. Hieroglyphica of Merkbeelden der oude Volkeren. Amsterdam: Joris van der Woude, 1735.
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HOOGHE, ROMEIN DE. D.1708.
Hieroglyphica of Merkbeelden der oude Volkeren. Amsterdam: Joris van der Woude, 1735.
4to (286 x 228 mm). [18], 455, [1 blank], [20] pp. Title printed in red & black. Engraved frontispiece, title-page vignette by J. Wandelaar, dedication page, portrait, 1 headpiece and 63 full-page plates. Period half calf over speckled boards, spine gilt, red morocco lettering-piece. Occasional very minor spotting, corners and spine ends worn.

FIRST EDITION and a very handsome copy. The plates depict scenes of classical mythology as well as Christian and Islamic iconography. Landwehr R. De Hooghe 108.
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