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Extremely rare novel on the fictitious pirate captain William Gordon

[POLT, Johann Joseph].
Lotgevallen van den kaper kapitein William Gordon. Naar het Hoogduitsch.
Amsterdam, Johan Christoffel van Kesteren, 1818. 8vo. With engraved frontispiece and engraved title-page. Modern calf.
€ 750
Third copy located of the Dutch translation of a German novel telling the adventures of the fictitious pirate captain William Gordon. It was originally published in 1801 as William Gordon, der Korsarenkapitaine and republished in German in 1817, both extremely rare.
Slightly thumbed, but otherwise in very good condition.
Buisman 1815; NCC (2 copies); Scheepers II, p. 175; WorldCat (same 2 copies as in NCC).
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Literature & linguistics  >  Dutch Literature
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