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Author: SWART, J. (EDITOR), Title: Verhandelingen en berigten betrekkelij het Zeewezen; de Zeevarkunde, de Hydrographie, de KoloniŽn en de daarmede in verband staande Wetenschappen; [gevolgd door] Tijdschrift van het Zeewezen. [Eerste originele druk/first original edition].
Description: Amsterdam, Wed. Hulst van Keulen, 1861-, 1880. STOCKED: Year 1861-1870; 1871-1880. Tog. bound in 20 vols. Contemp. calfbacked marbled boards, title in gilt on spines in departments. Many charts, maps in text, full-page and folding, statistics in text and full-page, table of contents to each volume. Dutch language journal, published 4 times a year, with numerous contributions relating to dutch maritime history, training of maritime and navy personnel, hydrography, etc., changing name several times. First series have been published between 1840-1865. Present in this run last part of first seires, 1861-1865; first part of second series, 1866-1880, which include a number of important contributions by P.A. Leupe, being reports on dutch seventeenth/eighteenth century voyages to so-called Zuidland or, New Holland (volume 27) and further contributions on piracy and privateering in dutch colonial indonesian Archipelago. Good set. (dutch parliamentary paper ex-lib. label to f.e.p. of each volume with modest lib. stamp to tails of title-pages, f.e.p.'s foxed (contents very clean), some light shaving to bindings, spine of one volume reinforced with a clearview plastic strip., one volume in parts as published in a modern clothbacked portfolio with ties).
Keywords: zeewezen maritime history leupe zuidland voyages travel education hydrography colonialism seaborne empire dutch piracy privateering indonesia new holland southeast asia 19thc nineteenth century
Price: EUR 550.00 = appr. US$ 597.77 Seller: Antiquarian Booksellers Gemilang
- Book number: 48725