Lot 1135: OVERIJSSEL -- LANDTRECHT VAN AVERISSEL. Thosamen gebracht unde uthgelecht d
16 November 2016
2311 RW Leiden, NetherlandsLive Auction
OVERIJSSEL -- LANDTRECHT VAN AVERISSEL. Thosamen gebracht unde uthgelecht dör Melchioren Winhoff. Deventer, S. Steenberch, 1559. (420) pp. W. woodcut coat of arms on both sides of the ti.-p. Sm-8°. 18th c. h. roan. (some pp. lightly browned). One of the foundations of Dutch jurisprudence, this code of laws for the province of Overijssel became the model for 17th century provincial and local law books. Dedicated by the editor to Johan van Ligne, count of Arenberg and with his coat of arms preceding the dedication. Title printed in red and black, all text printed in black letter. Good copy of a very rare work. W. 16th c. ms. annotations in places. - Dekkers 194.
Estimated Price: € 600