By: OMOND, George W. T. FORESTIER, Amedee

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OMOND, George W. T. Belgium. Painted by Amedee Forestier. London : A. & C. Black, 1908. Second printing? Pp (4), v-ix, (1), 1-390, 1-8 of ads, color frontispiece (with tissue guard), [76] leaves of plates (with tissue guards), 1 folding map. 8vo, brown cloth with yellow lettering to front and gilt lettering to spine. Inman 5 : with red shield on title page. Contents: The Market-Place and Belfry of Bruges--Early History ; Baldwin Bras-de-Fer--The Place du Bourg--Murder of Charles the Good ; The Beguinage--Churches--The Relic of the Holy Blood ; The Bruges Matins--Battle of the Golden Spurs ; Damme--The Sea-Fight at Sluis--Splendour of Bruges in the Middle Ages--The Fall and Loss of Trade ; 'Bruges la Morte' ; The Plain of West Flanders--Ypres ; Furnes--The Procession of Penitents ; Nieuport--The Battle of the Dunes; The Coast of Flanders ; Coxyde--The Scenery of the Dunes ; Ghent ; The D ukes of Brabant--The Joyeuse Entree--End of the Sixteenth Century ; The Bombardment of 1695--The Grande Place--Church of Ste. Gudule--Charles of Lorraine ; Joseph II and the Revolution of Brabant ; The Jacobins of Brussels--Visit of Napoleon--The Hundred Days ; The Dutch Government--The Revolution of 1830 ; The Vicissitudes of Antwerp ; The Principality of Liege ; Early History of Liege--Bishop Notger--The Court of Peace ; The Dukes of Burgundy--Destruction of Liege by Charles the Bold ; The Wild Boar of Ardennes ; Erard de la Marck--The Principality in the Sixteenth Century ; The Chiroux and the Grignoux--The Tragic Banquet of Warfusee ; The Gaming-Tables at Sea--The French Revolution--Annexation of the Principality ; Liege and the Valley of the Meuse in Modern Times--Bouillon. Short split to head of slightly sunned spine, inner hinges cracked, browning to initial and final leaves, elsevery good. 30.00

Title: Belgium.

Author Name: OMOND, George W. T. FORESTIER, Amedee

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Publisher: A. & C. Black, 1908,:

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