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Title: Van Ginds. Herinneringen van een jong Invalide. Tweede Bundel: Op Zee. [Eerste nederlandse druk/first dutch language edition].
Description: Amsterdam, Van Kampen & Zn., [..], 1891. 8., original cloth, gilded title and a large black/white illustration on front cover. Hftitle (verso blank), title with publ.imprint on verso.239pp., table of contents on verso of final page. BUUR, PD, 342. Dutch language Recollections by a pensioned-off German National, who served as a Captain of the the Royal Dutch East Indian Army, K.N.I.L., during the first phase of the Aceh-war, which includes his observations on the blockade of Aceh Coast by a combined dutch/british fleet in 1873; further a visit of the commanding General van der Heyden to the North Coast is described, etc. A good copy in original publ. cloth. Rare. (some light wear to spine ends, spine a bit faded).

Keywords: atjeh aceh sumatra war recollections experiences history army colonialism indonesia southeast asia nineteenth century 19thc buur militaria story

Price: EUR 175.00 = appr. US$ 190.20 Seller: Antiquarian Booksellers Gemilang
- Book number: 49642