Description: VONDEL, J. v.d. Gysbrecht van Aemstel. d'Ondergang van syn stad en syn ballingschap. Treurspel. (Met inl. d. L. Simons). Haarlem, Erven F. Bohn, 1893(-1901). 2 vols. (8), 63, 88, (18); (2), 122, (2) pp. W. cold. lithogr. half-ti. & ti., full-p. cold. lithogr. plts. (at the end of vol. 1) & num. cold. & tinted text-vign. Fol. Or. dec. cl. (Binds. a bit stained in places (espec. spines), cloth discold., but internally clean, apart from some very light foxing in places). Monumental Art Nouveau book, designed by A.J. Derkinderen and published in instalments between 1893 and 1901. According to Braches the first Art Nouveau book to which a group of artists from the period contributed and thus produced a 'Gesamtkunstwerk'. With fine lithographed stage decorations by H.P. Berlage and music by B. Zweers & A.M.J. Diepenbrock. - Gans, Nieuwe Kunst, pp. 93-4; Braches, Nieuwe Kunst en het boek, no. 940309 and p. 393-406.
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