LE CLERC, JEAN. 1675-1736.
Geschiedenissen der vereenigde Nederlanden. Amsterdam: Zacharias Chatelain, 1730.
3 volumes. Folio (340 x 220 mm). [xxii], 396; , 706; , 724,  pp. Titles in red and black. 3 engraved frontispieces, folding map, 56 portraits only (of 57, wanting Philip, Graaf van Hohenlo), 50 double-page plates only (of 51, wanting the Great Reception Hall of the States General). Period half calf. Final few pages of vol 2 with brown patches, a few gatherings lightly toned, tear to one frontispiece, joints cracked, spines soiled.
FIRST DUTCH EDITION of this classic history of the United Provinces of the Netherlands. WITH: 4 odd 8vo volumes of a similar 18th century history of the Netherlands in Dutch.