GEMILANG 175: Tropical Agriculture and Agro-Geology (2014.

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ADDENS, TJ. J., The Distribution of Opium Cultivation and the Trade in Opium. [First edition].
Haarlem, Enschedé, 1939 Original printed wrappers. (ix), 129pp. Many tables and graphs in text and full-page, some text-figures after drawings, many sketch-maps in text and full-page, annotations, bibliography, index, list of maps, tables, table of contents.
An excellent and multi-disciplinary scientific story on opium, from raw material to the finished product, which includes a section on the distribution of Poppy Cultivation for Alkaloids in Western Europe, government and trade-regulations, toxicology of opium, agro-geological features of the cultivation of papaver, Papaver Somniferum L., chemistry of opium, application of opium in medicine and other means, etc. Still a valuable study. Good copy. (some very light wear to tail of spine due to shelving, minimal signs of dog-earing to wrappers).

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EUR 125.00

Book nr.: 49013

ADVERTISING TEA - FIRMA C. KEG - Keg's Thee-Album. Album Theeplaajes. Firma C. Keg Thee- en Koffie. "Internationaal". Re impression 1920.
Zaandam, Theehandel Fa. C. Keg, [....], 1920 Orig. clothbacked paper-covered thin boards, title in bold white type on front boards with an illustration of a globe at tail, printed within a thin double-barred white coloured line border. [16]pp. of text. Album with tog. 90 very fine coloured lithographed small inserted plates, each 8x4.5cm., each with company's name in whity bold type at head, each with concise explanatory captions at tails, all depicting national flags, dress and occasionally national coins of countries exported-to as Holland, BelgiumBelgian Congo, France, Germany, England, British India, Russia, Brazil, Italy, Switzerland, Denmark, Morocco, United States, Mexico, Bolivia, &c..., company's advertism. on verso of front boards, on verso of ti.-p., on recte of first unnumbered lve., on verso of p. [16], and on recte of last unnumbered lve. ["Internationaal", series]. Gooijaeres, page 69. SCAN AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST.
A nice example of a so-called "Plaatjesalbum", announced of historical value on front boards. Text on 6 unnumered lvs. supplies general information on countries exported to. Published by a dutch wholesale dealer in Tea and Coffee, "Keg", founded 1832, Head-office Zaandam, subsidiary at Alkmaar, Holland. (boards with some general shaving to extremities and corners, some damage to lower rim of paper of front cover, name of previous owner stamped on verso (blank) of front boards, illustrations and contents good to very good and fresh).

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EUR 225.00

Book nr.: 45643

AGRICULTURAL COMMUNICATIONS, COLONIAL INDONESIA - Berichten van de Afdeeling Handelsmuseum van de Koninklijke Vereeniging "Koloniaal Instituut". Offpr.fr.:"De Indische Mercuur", 1923-1940.
Amsterdam, De Bussy, 1923- 1940 Small 8°. orig. printed wraps. stitched. Available: Nrs. 11; 16-66; 70-86; 88-122; 124-126; 128; 131-133; 137; 140; 142; 145; 147; 151; 154; 156; 160. WITH: Register op de Berichten Nos. 1 tot en met 150 van de afdeling Handelsmuseum [Koloniaal Instituut].1 part. sm.8°. orig.stiff wraps., title-label on upper wrap. [49]pp. of cyclostyled text (versos blank). Stapled. Tog. in 120 parts as orig. publ.(incl. register-part). All issues with text-ills, graphs. & statistics, for the greater part with english summaries.
This collection of communications on colonial Indonesian agriculture, as published by the Royal Association "Colonial Institute", Department of Trade-museum, describe recent crop-results, pests and pest-control, results from agricultural experimental stations in colonial Indonesia and supply a wealth of information on the subject-matter. Amongst the authors, mainly consultants to experimental stations, we find a.o.(:)W.Spoon, Cecile Rothe, P.A. Rowaan, C. van de Koppel, A. Diakonoff, C.J.J. van Hall... All communications originally published in:"De Indische Mercuur". With the always lacking register to parts 1-150(all publ.), published in a small edition only. (lacks in our series Nos. 1-10; 12-15; 67-69;87; 123; 127; 129-130; 134-136; 138-139; 141; 143-144;150; 152-153; 155; 157-159).

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EUR 540.00

Book nr.: 1013

AGRICULTURE IN MODERN INDONESIA - Capita Selecta. Pengembangan dan Pembinaan kelompok Tani dalam intensifikasi Tanaman Pangan.
Jakarta, Bimas, 1980 sm.8°. orig.limp wraps. (vi), 326pp. concise bibliography.
Indonesian language inquiry into the need to intensify indonesian agriculture.

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EUR 50.00

Book nr.: 40003

AHERN, George P. (Capt.), Compilation of Notes on the Most Important Timber Tree species of the Philippine Islands. Orig. edn.
Manila P.I., Forestry Bureau, 1901 Orig. gilt lettered cloth, circular gilt tooled logo of the Bureau on front boards. 112pp. Many col. ills. of species on 43 plates with captions: latin and local names, tables (classifications), index.
A classified list of the most important Philippine timber-species. Good copy. (three spots on front boards, some occasional offsetting of plates on opposite p.).

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EUR 225.00

Book nr.: 44944

AL, J., De Geschiedenis, De Economische Beteekenis en het Pharmaceutisch Onderzoek van Kruidnagelen. Orig. thesis. [Amsterdam university].
Amsterdam, 1936 orig. wraps. (xi),140pp., ills. on 11 plates, mainly depicting cloves, sizes of cloves, clove-shrubs & trees, native population harvesting & sorting cloves, many tables in text & full-p., sketch-maps in text, 1 extensive sketch-map, 1 folded graph at the end, short bibliography.
After a short history of cloves the author describes extensively the cultivation & harvesting of cloves (all over Indonesia, incl. the Moluccas), the trade, incl. the rôle of Chinese traders in the N.E.I., Zanzibar & Madagascar, the use of cloves (a.o. in the cigarette-industry) & finally the pharmaceutical value & chemical analysis of cloves. A very important & rare study. (lightly dog-eared, lower corner of 1st few pp. somewh. damaged.)

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EUR 115.00

Book nr.: 604

ANNUAL REPORT 1909 DUTCH COLONIAL DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE, Jaarboek van het Departement van Landbouw in Nederlandsch-Indië 1909. Original edition.
Batavia, Batavia, Landsdrukkerij, Landsdrukkerij, 19141910 Large stout 8°, original printed heavy boards. (xxi), 451pp. Black/white illustrations on 32 captioned photo-plates, 1 portrait tipped-in on a stiff leave, an original photograph of Professor M. Treub, many statistics in text, full-page and on some plates, list of books donated/acquired by Departmental library, table of contents.
Annual report 1909 by Department of Agruculture dutch colonial Indonesia with many contributions and extensive statistical material on the state of Indonesian Agriculture during 1909, research, pests and pestcontrol, cultuvation of land, irrigation, agricultural production and exports, nutritional aspects, etc. (ex-library copy, some stamps in ti..-p., paper label at tail of spine, lending-lapel pasted on verso of final page, boards rather heavily soiled and stained, spine with wear, contents a bit browning, NO signs of brittleness however). 6K

EUR 15.00

Book nr.: 49081

ANNUAL REPORT DUTCH COLONIAL INDONESIA - Beknopte gegevens betreffende Nederlandsch-Indië. [Original edition].
Buitenzorg, Departement van Landbouw, Nijverheid en Handel, 1928 Small 8°., original printed wrappers, stapled, inserted in front pocket of original limp paper portfolio, slim tall small 8°., title on front side. 36pp., many tables in text, of which full-page and 1 extending supplying statistical information on private ship-movements, large coloured fold. map with concise legenda inside lower outer wrapper of portfolio, 10.000.000.
Dutch language annual statistical report, pocket-edition, for 1927 on dutch colonial indonesian commerce, agriculture, trade and industry, e.g. crops, i- and exports of commodities, minerals and industrial products, financial services and banking in general, incl. notes on shipping, both private and commercial by K.P.M., J.C.J.L., transport of passengers by Stoomvaart Maatschappij "Nederland", &c. Good copy. A charming and nicely executed publication in french language only. Good copy.

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EUR 50.00

Book nr.: 47153

ANNUAL REPORT DUTCH COLONIAL INDONESIA - Les Indes Néerlandaises. Annuaire de Poche. [Édition originale/original edition].
Buitenzorg, Division de Commerce du Département de l'Agriculture..., [....], 1928 Small 8°., original printed wrappers, stapled, inserted in front pocket of original tall slim small 8° limp paper portfolio with printed title-label on front side. 44pp., many tables in text and full-page, 1 fold. table being statistics of private ship-movements, fairly large coloured fold. map with concise legenda inside lower outer wrapper of portfolio.
French language annual statistical report, pocket-edition, for 1927 on dutch colonial indonesian commerce, agriculture and industry, e.g. crops, i- and exports of commodities, minerals and industrial products, financial services and banking in general, incl. notes on shipping, both private and commercial by K.P.M., J.C.J.L., transport of passengers by Stoomvaart Maatschappij "Nederland", &c. Good copy. A charming and nicely executed publication in french language only. Good copy.

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EUR 40.00

Book nr.: 47101

ANNUAL REPORT DUTCH EAST INDIES DEPARTMENT OF ECONOMIC AFFAIRS - JAAROVERZICHT van den In- en Uitvoer van Nederlandsch-Indië gedurende het Jaar 1938 (Java en Madoera, B uitengewesten, Landen van herkomst en bestemming]. [Eerste druk; First edition].
Batavia, Landsdrukkerij/G. Kolff & Co., 1939 3 vols. Folio. Original printed boards. (ix), 191; ((ix), 254; (xv), 151pp. of bi-lingual text dutch-english, numerous comparative statistics, alphabetical indexes of the Classificationof Imports and Exports, tables of contents, extensive clarification to contents in DUTCH only, revisions to name-lists, publ. lists pronted on both sides of lower outer covers. ["Departement van Economische Zaken, Mededeelingen van het Centraal Kantoor voor de Statistiek", Nos. 173, 176, 178].
Massive annual statistical report 1938 of statistical information on Imports and Exports in the Dutch East Indies: Jama and Madura, Outer Provincescountries of origin and destination. Still a goldmine of dutch colonial economic information. Good set, complete. (covers a bit soiled and stained in places, spines a bit shaved and rubbed, marginal stain to final two pages of volume III, ow. very clean contents).

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EUR 375.00

Book nr.: 52243

ARNTZENIUS, G., Cultuur en Volk. Beschouwingen over de Gouvernementskoffiecultuur op Java. Orig. edn.
's-Gravenhage, Belinfante, 1891 small 8°. Orig. cloth, title in gilt on spine. 158pp. Publ. title-vignette, footnotes,tables in text, some full-page, being statistics of coffee-production, footnotes, errata on recte of last unnumbered lve, table of contents.
An appraisal of the dutch colonial State coffee-cultivation on Java, preceded by a historical review, describing the economic importance, local indigenous coffee-production, labour conditions, advanced methods of cultivation, exports and the benefits for both Government and Javanese. A very good copy. Rare. (spine sunned).

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EUR 150.00

Book nr.: 45065

BAKS, Ch.P.J.H., Afschaffing van Pacht. Een onderzoek naar de sociale gevolgen van de afschaffing van Pacht in twee dorpen van Zuid-Gujerat, India. Orig. thesis [Amsterdam university].
[Amsterdam], 1969 4°. orig. wraps. (iv), 228pp. of cyclostyled text. 2 full-p. sketch-maps, tabs. in text and full-p., glossary, list of abbrev. used, bibliogr., appendices, english summary.
The abolishment of tenancy of agricultural land in Bombay State (India). Interesting.

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EUR 95.00

Book nr.: 11437

BALAN MENON, P.K., Malayan Timbers. Equivalent Woods. Reprinted from:"Malayan Forest Service", Trade Leaflet No. 32.
[Kuala Lumpur], Malayan Forest Service, [circa], 1950 large 8°. printed wrps. pp. 218-256 Tables in text, extensive list of scientitic names to timber species.
English language contribution to timer in the colony of Malaya, with extensive scientific names to species.

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EUR 30.00

Book nr.: 9348

BALEN, C.L. VAN (editor) & ERNST VOLLBEHR (Painter), Rijstvelden. [Swah's]. Orig. edition].
's-Gravenhage, Daamen, [circa], 1925 A large coloured picture in Photo-lithography featuring Indonesian Rice-fields or Sawah's with a number of indonesian peasants at work, some local traditional houses and a Volcano in background, lithographed after a painting by Ernst Vollbehr, on heavy boards Actual illustrated area 100x70cm., with broad white margins, overall size 113x83cm. Title, publ., editor's and artists' names printed in partly bold black type at tail margin. [C.L. van Balen Schoolwandplaten "Ons mooi Indië" Series]. SCAN AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST.
A very fine copy of a so-called "Schoolplaat" or, [educational] Wall Plate, featuring a landscape with Rice fields, or Sawah's in the Dutch East Indies. These antique Wall Plates, subject-matter to curriculum dutch Primary School, have been used in Teaching by illustration; plates were presented in each dutch primary school classroom. (tail margin with a little bit of fraying, some light occasional bumping to corners, fresh colouring).

EUR 175.00

Book nr.: 49300

BALEN, C.L. VAN (editor) & ERNST VOLLBEHR (Painter), Suikerplantage [Sugar Estate]. Orig. edition].
's-Gravenhage, Daamen, [circa], 1925 A large coloured picture in Photo-lithography featuring an European Sugar Plantation in the Dutch East Indies, with some indonesian labourers cropping and some traditional carts, mountain-rainge in background, lithographed after a painting by Ernst Vollbehr, on heavy boards, with original metallic corners preserved. Actual illustrated area 100x70cm., with broad white margins, overall size 115x85cm. Title, publ., editor's and artists' names printed in partly bold black type at tail margin. [C.L. van Balen Schoolwandplaten "Ons mooi Indië" Series]. SCAN AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST.
A reasonable copy of a so-called "Schoolplaat" or, [educational] Wall Plate, featuring a landscape with a Sugar Cane Plantation, in the Dutch East Indies. These antique Wall Plates, subject-matter to curriculum dutch Primary School, have been used in Teaching by illustration; plates were presented in each dutch primary school classroom. (lower right corner broken-off, some light wear to rims, some light foxing/smudging to tail-margin, still with fresh colouring though).

EUR 85.00

Book nr.: 49301

BAPPEDA SUMUT (text), North Sumatera in Brief. Orig. edn.
Medan, Indah Technology, 2001 Orig. cloth, dustjacket. 70pp. of coloured ills. after photographs with captions in bahasa indonesia and english, preface and overall text also in bahasa indonesia and english, table of contents, coloured smetch-map of the province of Sukatra printed on verso of title.
A lavishly illustrated bi-lingual description of the Province North Sumatra, Sumatera Utara, (:) provincial government house, brief history, Medan city, Art & culture, industry, agriculture, Lake Toba, &c...&c...Good copy.

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EUR 95.00

Book nr.: 44846
     

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