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Author: WITKAMP, H., Title: Een tocht naar de G. Ketam (Borneo). Published in:TAG, Tweede reeks Vol. XLV No. 3 (Mei 1928). [and other contributions].
Description: Leiden, E.J. Brill, 1928. Original wrappers. pp. 412-439. With 6 captioned monochrome illustrations on 3 plates after author's photographs featuring 2 illustrations of Hampatong, Temenggoeng family group of Kendisik (Kutai district), Clan Chief with relatives of Kendisi, a daughter of the Temenggoeng of Kendisik (Kutai) standing at the entrance of a decorated open building on the occasion of the Belianfeast, geological profiles of Gunung Ketam on a fold. plate, folded district map. Includes a concise contribution by Jos. van de Kolk (Missionary M.S.C.) on filing of teeth with the Tanembarese, another contribution on climatic change and a contribution on the cartographic history of The Netherlands 1798-1864 by J. van Roon. [totalling pp.383- Dutch language report of a reconaissance tour done by command of the Royal Dutch Geographical Society KNAG, to Gunung Ketam, dutch Territory of Borneo (Kalimantan), Kutai District, regional geology and volcanology, including i.a. notes on the cultural anthropology of district Dayak tribes. Good copy.
Keywords: exploration tour reconaissance borneo kalimantan kutai koetei geography volcanology geology culture anthropology dayak tribes history knag exploration
Price: EUR 35.00 = appr. US$ 38.04 Seller: Antiquarian Booksellers Gemilang
- Book number: 52044