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Title: Liederen. [incl. 12 Maleische Volksliederen]. Eerste druk; First edition].
Description: Brussel, Boekdrukkerij Robert Bracke-van Geert-De Standaard, [circa], 1918. Small 8°. Original thin paper wrappers, stapled.Front cover with a large picture of the Flemish heraldic Lion in centre with bold black capital type cover title. 72pp. of flemish and dutch popular songs, stanzas only, which includes 12 popular [so-called Krontjong or Keroncong] melodies in low indonesian malay language with translation in dutch, various stanzas, noted down after oral sources and edited by Emiel Hullebroeck, being popular indigenous folklore from the Dutch East Indies, e.g.: Krontjong Pandan, Troubadourlied, Nina Bobo, Djika begini, Asam Kana, Tari Piring, Hela Rotan, Dansliedje, Avondliedje, Kolé-Kolé, Dansliedje, Dansliedje. Publ. advert. on lower outer cover. A collection of flemish and dutch popular folksongs with some occasional nationalist tendency, which includes 12 popular Indonesian folksongs noted after oral indigenous sources and compiled by Emiel Hullebroeck, a belgian flemish national, who travelled the Duth East Indies in 1915-1916. Good copy. (spine with a narrow cloth strip, part of front margin lower outer cover gone, not touching publ. text however).

Keywords: vlaanderen holland flanders dutch flemish melodies melody folksongs keroncong krontjong folklore nationalism culture heritage music stanzas composing culture heritage history indonesia southeastasia v

Price: EUR 60.00 = appr. US$ 65.21 Seller: Antiquarian Booksellers Gemilang
- Book number: 56030