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Gerard Van Loon's
Aloude Hollandsche Histori

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Author: Loon, Gerard van, 1683-1758.
Title: Gerard van Loons Aloude Hollandsche histori der keyzeren, koningen, hertogen en graaven... versierd en opgehelderd met de noodige landkaarten, geflachtlyften, keyzer- en koninglyke penningen en veelvuldige andere Gedenkftukken, in die overoude tyden gemaakt.
Edition: First.
Publisher: In's Graavenhaage, P. de Hondt, 1734.
Edition Date: 1734.
Language: Dutch.
Notes: Title vignettes.
Physical Details: 2 vols. (50), 348, (24); (4), 360, (26) pp. W. engr. front.,2 ti.-vign., 9 head- & tailpieces, 13 double-p. maps, 2 double-p. views, 6 full-p. plates, 22 tables & num. text-engr. (for the greater part coins).
Subjects: Netherlands--History--to 1092.

Gerard van Loon, (1683-1758), studied at Leuven, and took his doctoral degree in law at Leiden. The plates are engraved by F. v. Bleyswyck, J. Folkema after C. Pronck, a.o. - Haitsma Mulier/v.d. Lem, 311d.


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Most famous for his standard work on Dutch numismatics, Gerard van Loon (1683-1758) was also a well-known historian. In this work he combines early Dutch History as well as his expertise on coins and medals

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