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Title: De bruine Prins en zijne vrienden. Een verhaal uit de eerste jaren der Oostindische Compagnie. Orig.edn.
Description: Nijkerk, Callenbach,., 1900. Pict. cloth,, front boards with title in gilt. Hftitle(verso blank). 211pp. Frontisp., 7 plates after drawings by A. Rünckel. BUUR, I.J., 0189 Historic-romantic youth story, with strong christian tendency, set on Java during the first years of the Dutch East India Company, partly at the Craton of Sultan Agoeng and at Batavia, where one of the main characters, a young Javanese nobleman is conversed to christianity by the batavian protestant minister Sebastiaan Danckaert. Incl. descriptions of a so-called Rampok-partyand the siege of Batavia by the troops of Sultan Agoeng, under command of Toemenggoeng 1629. Fine copy in orig. publ. cloth. Rather scarce.

Keywords: youth literature juvenile history v.o.c. dutch east india company oostindische compagnie christianization conversion agung mataram siege coen juvenile colonialism indonesia southeast asia 19thc buur

Price: EUR 85.00 = appr. US$ 92.38 Seller: Antiquarian Booksellers Gemilang
- Book number: 2792