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Author: RENSCH, B., Title: Eine biologische Reise nach den Kleinen Sunda-Inseln. [Erste Auflage; First edition].
Description: Berlin, Bornträger Bros., 1930. Original Cloth, gilded cover title. (xii), 236pp., coloured frontispiece, 58 captioned monochro9me illustrations after field photographs on 33 plates, some figures in text, sketch-map, zoological-botanical register, pp. of publ. list at rear end, table of contents. German language report of the 1927 Expedition Rensch tothe Lesser Sunda Islands: Bali, Lombock, Sumbawa and Flores, in which an early attempt is made to clarify and describe the at the time compilcated animal geography, which includes i.a. notes on flora and the cultural anthropology of indigenous population groups. The report also includes contributions by german scholars, G. Heberer and W. Lehmann. Still of value. (ex-library copy, wpine rebacked with tiny ticket, title and library id. in white ink, lib. numbers inside front cover, some stamps on ti.-p., also a bit spotted, bookblock a bit dull, ow. good).
Keywords: science research zoology biology flora fauna bali lombok sumbawa flores report expedition rensch culture anthropology colonialism indonesia southeastasia ntt population groups animals ntt
Price: EUR 150.00 = appr. US$ 163.03 Seller: Antiquarian Booksellers Gemilang
- Book number: 52515