Terrestrial table globe with a diameter of 34 cm. held in a wooden stand with a brass half meridian. The total height measuring 58 cm. Consisting of 12 paper gores and 2 polar caps, evenly coloured in a light brown shade with some details coloured in outline. Published around 1898 by Dietrich Reimer at Berlin with all names printed in German. (Water-stains, a large repaired dent near North America, two other dents and some smaller restorations near the edges of the gores and the equator.)
Berlin, Dietrich Reimer
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Since 2004 we are established as Boekhandel en Antiquariaat De Roo in a number of shop-premises in Zwijndrecht, the Netherlands. Our offer is specialized in old and rare books from before 1800 and since 2018 we also sell antique globes. Most of the books concern theology, church history and history but also related subjects like atlases and handcoloured works. Beside this we deal in new books and second-hand books concerning the same matters in our store and webshop. In 2010 we started to sell by auction on an annual base, about 500 lots covering the area of old and rare books from before 1800, most concerning theology, church history and related subjects. Quality and completeness are valued high.