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Title: De Houtmans Abrolhos in 1727. Separated from:Verhandelingen en berigten Zeewezen en Zeevaartkunde, Vol. XI.
Description: Amsterdam, Hulst-van Keulen, 1857. 8. Blind wrappers, stapled. pp. [211]-229. [19pp.]. Footnotes at rear end, souble-page Name-list of VOC merchants wrecked on outwardbound voyages from Holland to the Netherlands East Indies, including locations and dates. Dutch language inqury into losses of outward bound VOC Merchants period 1719-1730, with in particular a description after archivalia of the grounding on Abrolhos Island-group by the Zeeland Chamber merchant Zeewyck under command of Jan Stijns, 1727, outward bound from Rammekens (Zeeland Province) to Batavia. (copy a bit dull and dog-eared, some pencilled marginal annotations).

Keywords: maritime shipwreck zeedyk voc merchants history voyages dutch eastindia company commerce trade colonialism rammekens zeelandprovince outwardbound colonialism indonesia southeastasia

Price: EUR 20.00 = appr. US$ 21.74 Seller: Antiquarian Booksellers Gemilang
- Book number: 53585