AMSTERDAM. A work on the trade from Amsterdam to all the regions in the world. In essence a handbook for merchants - the most widely used work of its kind in 18th century Holland. It includes detailed information on all subjects of interest to merchants: the Amsterdam Stock Exchange, bill-broking, the corn trade, weights, measures and coins, insurance, the East (VOC) and West India Co., the trade with Moscow, the German towns, Flanders, England, Spain, etc. It was written by Jacques Le Moine de l'Espine and Isaacle Long. Consists of 2 volumes. We offer the 9th edition of the first volume, printed in 1780, and the 7th edition of the second volume, dated 1750. In excellent condition. Hugely interesting and very rare.
Themes: BEFORE 1800, BOOKS
Startprice: € 400