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Title: The Harbourworks at Belawan; A description of the Port of Sumatra's East Coast; Nursing, a New Profession in the Philippines; Legends of the Orient, the Padaringan(Java); A splendid Specimen of Siamese Architecture; Impressions and Recollections of a British Traveller; The East goes West, Oriental
Description: Exhibitions at Wembley; With the Camera on Sumatra's West Coast (photographed by Philip C. Coote) and finally Items of Interest(by our Australian Representative, Major F.H. Wright). Together seven contributions, published in:INTER-OCEAN, A Dutch East Indian Magazine covering Malaysia and Australasia, volume 5, Number 7, July 1924. Amsterdam-New York-San Francisco-Batavia, 1924. 4., original illustrated wrappers. pp.442-475. With many black/white illustrations in text after original photographs, 1 double-page (centre fold.) tinted plate illustrating a Bangkok Temple or Wat (with a concise historic and architectural description); tables and sketch-maps in text; partly illustrated advertism. of shipping-lines, banks, industrial conglomerates and traders on pp. 425-440; pp. 476-492 and inside covers. An odd issue of this still famous english language magazine with seven interesting contributions. Good copy. (spine with a modern cloth strip, lower right corner of front cover clipped, a bit dog-eared).

Keywords: odd issue magazine photography sumatra java interocean bangkok siam england wembley belawan port harbour culture heritage colonialism indonesia australasia malaysia southeast asia

Price: EUR 55.00 = appr. US$ 59.78 Seller: Antiquarian Booksellers Gemilang
- Book number: 49536