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Author: HOLST-HENDRIX, H., Title: Inlichtingen omtrent Japan voor Hollandsche reizigers. [Eerste druk/first edition].
Description: Yokohama, s.n. [James Eades, prop. Wm. Holst], 1917. Small 8°., original printed stiff wrappers, japanese-style stitched. 7pp. Commercial advertism. by James Eades & Co. (proprietor Wm. Holst, dealer in Egg-shell porcelain and japanese handicraft) on verso of page 7, sketch-plan inside lower outer wrapper, indicating the Eades' premises at Yokohama, some usefull addresses on lower outer wrapper, in dutch and translated into Japanese, simply to show the rickshaw-man to get there. Supplies some concise tourist information on Japan on behalf of [dutch] travellers, travelling to and fro dutch colonial Indonesia, spending a short holiday at Japan. Previously published in a dutch indonesian daily, the Soerabaiaasch Handelsblad. Nice copy with charming japanese style stitching. (tiny rupture to front wrapper, skilfully restored, signs of centre-folding).
Keywords: japan tourism travel stop-over holiday yokohama james eades journey colonialism indonesia southeast asia guide information
Price: EUR 45.00 = appr. US$ 48.91 Seller: Antiquarian Booksellers Gemilang
- Book number: 48144