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Title: Twee Indische Meisjes. [Eerste druk; First edition].
Description: 's-Gravenhage, Van Hoeve, 1948. Original boards, purple vignette on front cover, dustjacket designed by [F. van Bemmel]. 184pp. Monochrome illustrations after drawings by [F. van Bemmel], glossary low malay-dutch at very end. BUUR, I.J., 0870. Dutch language youth story about two girl friends, an eurarasian girl and a Sundanese Regent's daughter Sri Joewati, adventures on a Preanger Tea Estate Gedong Waringin, further education in Holland, which includes some favorable remarks on Indonesian nationalism and independence. Good copy, WITH dustjacket. (dustjacket heavily frayed on rims, signature on f.e.p.).

Keywords: literature juvenialia story girls eurasian sundanese adventure nationalism independence preanger java tea estate novel culture colonialism indonesia southeastasia buur

Price: EUR 25.00 = appr. US$ 27.17 Seller: Antiquarian Booksellers Gemilang
- Book number: 51949