's-Gravenhage, Martinus Nijhoff, 1905-1907, complete set in two large volumes, 1864pp, original linen bindings, spines faded, gilt letttering on spines, important publication concerning Dutch watermanagement prior to 1795. From the library of Prof. Dr. G.P. van de Ven. Gerard van de Ven (1941-2017) was a prominent Dutch scholar, author and professor at the Universiteit van Amsterdam. He was specialised in waterstaatsgeschiedenis (history of water management) and historical geography. He wrote many books, articles and contributed to many publications.