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Title: Herinneringen eener reis naar Nederlandsch IndiŽ in 1862. Orig.edn.
Description: 's-Gravenhage, Nijhoff, 1864. orig.blind-tooled brown cloth, title in gilt lettering on spine, with large gilt tooled vignette, top edge gilded. [1] (blank), Hftitle (verso blank), ti.-p.(verso blank) with a large lithographed vignette in centre, [3] (authors prefface),[2] (list of contents), 234pp. BUUR, PD, 100. Author travelled by so-called land-mail to Tunis; followed by keen observations on Batavia & Buitenzorg, his voyage across Java which include accounts of visits to the courts of Surakarta and Yogyakarta, further to Macassar, the Minahasa and the Moluccas, West-coast Sumatra and Padang Highlands; final chapter deals with his stay at Singapore and Calcutta, Madras and Sri Lanka..A classic on the subject in very good condition, in orig. publ. cloth. (name in old ink on first blank:Grashuis.).

Keywords: literature/travel/singapore/buur/19thc.

Price: EUR 385.00 = appr. US$ 418.44 Seller: Antiquarian Booksellers Gemilang
- Book number: 38537