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Title: De heiligen {Walis] van Java I: de Maqam van Sjeich Abdoelmoehji. Separated from:TBG, vol. LI, parts 3-4.
Description: Batavia-'s-Hage, Aklbrecht-Nijhoff, 1910. 8°. Modern private cloth, new endpapers. pp. 556-600. Captioned monochrome plates of which 4 illustrating in-en exterior of the Mausoleum of Sjeich Abdoelmoehji one of the nine holy men (Walis) of ancient Java including 1 illustrating the inscribed Tomb itselves, original arabic script reproduced on facing page, 1 plate illustrating the Mosque at Pamidjahan, extensive footnotes and references. on plates; & J.P. MOQUETTE, De munten van Nederlandsch-Indië. Ills. on 9 plates with separate captions. (the mint at Batavia, 1744-1808). a.o. artt. In: TBG, LII/3-6. Batavia-'s Hage, 1910. Small 8°, orig. wraps. Dutch language scholarly investigation into the religious and magic importance of Sjeich Abdoelmoehji, one of the nine Walis (Holy Men) of ancient Java, which includes a description of the Mausoleum, the Tomb and the Mosque nearby. Very fine untrimmed copy.

Keywords: java wali walis sjeich history culture legacy religion magic mausoleum inscription holy men colonialism indonesia southeastasia

Price: EUR 65.00 = appr. US$ 70.65 Seller: Antiquarian Booksellers Gemilang
- Book number: 54597