Niels Klims Underjordiske Reise
Illustrated by Nicolai Abraham Abildgaard (Danish, 1743–1809), Illustrated by Jens Juel (Danish, 1745–1802), Engraved by Johan Frederik Clemens (Danish, 1749–1831), Author Ludwig Holberg (Danish, 1684–1754), Translator Jens Baggesen (Danish, 1764–1826), Printer Johan Frederik Schultz (Danish, 18th century)
Place of Publication: Copenhagen, Denmark
Overall: 25.3 x 20.3 x 3.2 cm (9 15/16 x 8 x 1 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Illustrated book with 16 etching and engravings
Not On View
(Copenhagen: Johan Frederik Schultz, 1789) Quarto; [6 ff.] 392 pp. [1 f.], plus 16 plates; nineteenth-century half gilt-stamped dark blue morocco, marbled paper boards.
Fanciful literary illustrations.
Copenhagen: Johan Frederik Schultz, 1789
Philip Hofer,Cambridge, MA (1898-1984), by whom given to MFA May 8, 1941.
Gift of Philip Hofer, Esq.