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Author: UILKENS, J.A., Title: Indische Typen. [Eerste, enige druk/first and only edition].
Description: Amsterdam, Jan D. Brouwer's Boekhandel, 1885. Small 8°., original printed wrappers, spine with a modern cloth strip. 154pp., printed within a thin black line-border. Table of contents. Dutch language characteristics of together 10 common professions typical for nineteenth [and later] dutch colonial european/indonesian society on Java, featuring the 'Baboe' (indigenous nanny), the 'Klontong' [chinese/native hawkers], the 'Baba' (Chinese), the 'Huisjongen' (native man-servant), the 'Njai' (native housekeeper and concubine), the 'Magang' (javanese dandy from high ancestry with an office-job), &c. Author was one of the editors of the Soerabaiasch Handelsblad. Good, untrimmed copy. Scarce. 9spine with a modern cloth strip).
Keywords: java professions history characteristics society banoe chinese klontong hawkers social structure stratification colonialism indonesia southeast asia
Price: EUR 225.00 = appr. US$ 244.54 Seller: Antiquarian Booksellers Gemilang
- Book number: 48496