Haarlem, Johannes Enschede en Zonen, 1895, 80pp. 7 lithograph/chromolithograph maps and charts, half leather binding, marbled boards, leather corners, marbled endpapers, gilt title on spine, donated by the author to Mr. G. de Vries, 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. Excellend copy in attractive binding.