Gravenhage, De Swart en Zoon, niet in den handel, 1900-1907 and 1978, 16+336+20+408+338+128pp. first three volumes in modern half linen bindings, marbled boards, fourth volume in original publishers paper binding, first volume 4 colourprinted fold out maps, second volume 5 colourprinted fold out maps, third volume one colourprinted foldout map and a fold out chart. Fourth volume illustrated. 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.