GEMILANG 172: Asia, Southeastasia and the Far East (Cambodia, China, India, Indonesia, Japan, Thailand, Vietnam). (2015)

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BALEN, C.L. VAN (editor) & ERNST VOLLBEHR (Painter), Waringinboom en HOTEL "DES INDES". [Original Wall Plate].
's-Gravenhage, Daamen, [circa], 1915 Large rectangular heavy cardboard coloured image displaying the World famous Batavia Hotel "Des Indes", with a massiva Waringin-tree in front, title printed at tail margin with original protective metal corners, measuring approx. 115x80cm. Original in Photo-lithograph after a watercolour by Ernst Vollbehr. [C.L. van Balen Schoolwandplaten "Ons mooi Indië" Series].
Copy of a so-called "Schoolplaat" or, educational Wall Plate, featuring a fine coloured image of the world-famous Batavia Hotel Des Indes, founded in 1898, demolished in 2005. Wall Plates have been introduced into dutch primary school curriculum, e.g. visualized teachintg. Very good copy of a rare Picture. [MIND SHIPPING COSTS DUE TO SIZE AND WEIGHT!].

See also our other catalogues:
- GEMILANG 142: JAVA & THE JAVANESE (2014).
- GEMILANG 156: BATAVIA-DJAKARTA-JAKARTA: Architecture, Cityplanning, History, Development, Urbanization (2015).
EUR 1,800.00

Book nr.: 51237

BALEN, J. HENDRIK VAN, De verovering van Jacatra; Pieter van den Broek in Azië; Jan Pietersz. Coen en de stichting van Batavia 1616-1619. [Eerste druk; First edition].
Amsterdam, Jan Leendertz, [....], 1884 Small 8°., original coloured and richly decorative cloth with gilded cover title, spine gilded and decorated. Hftitle (verso blank). 172pp. Chromolighographed frontispiece, 3 captioned chromolithographed plates, [13]pp. of publ. serial list and other adverts., table of conents. ["De Nederlanders in Oost en West, te Water en te Land"].
Dutch language youth novel based on historic facts, the establishment of the Dutch East India Company V.O.C. in the Dutch East Indies, e.g.Pieter van den Broecke in Asia, the conquest of Jacatra and the founding of Batavia, Java, by Jan Pieterszoon Coen. Good copy in attroriginal attractive publ. cloth. (spine sunned, tail ends of spine a bit worn).

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- GEMILANG 158: FACT AND FICTION ON INDONESIA: Juveniles, Diaries & Novels related to The Dutch East Indies (2015).
- GEMILANG 150: Through Foreign Eyes: 19th century publications about Insular Southeast Asia (2014). 11
- GEMILANG 142: JAVA & THE JAVANESE (2014).
- GEMILANG 156: BATAVIA-DJAKARTA-JAKARTA: Architecture, Cityplanning, History, Development, Urbanization (2015).
EUR 95.00

Book nr.: 50694

BALEN, J. HENDRIK VAN, De Schipbreukelingen. De avontuurlijke reizen van Kapitein Willem Ysbrandtsz. Bontekoe 1618-1625. [Eerste druk; First edition].
Amsterdam, Jan Leendertz, [....], 1883 Small 8°., original coloured and richly decorative publ. cloth with gilded cover title, gilded and decorative spine. Hftitle (verso blank). 180pp. Black/white woodengraved captioned frontispiece and 3 captioned woodengraved plates after drawings by Wlm. Steelink, [10]pp. of publ. serial list and publications at very end, table of contents. ["De Nederlanders in Oost en West, Te Water en Te Land"].
Dutch language youth story based upon historic facts, narrating the unfortunate sea voyage by Captain Willem Ysbrandtsz. Bontoekoe van Hoorn to the Dutch East Indies, shipwrecked on Borneo Coast, journey to Java and finally arriving at Batavia. Good copy in attractive publ. cloth. Rather scarce. (front inner hinge skilfully reinforced with a narrow cloth strip).

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- GEMILANG 158: FACT AND FICTION ON INDONESIA: Juveniles, Diaries & Novels related to The Dutch East Indies (2015).
- GEMILANG 150: Through Foreign Eyes: 19th century publications about Insular Southeast Asia (2014). 11
- GEMILANG 142: JAVA & THE JAVANESE (2014).
- GEMILANG 165: BORNEO (Brunei-Kalimantan-Sabah-Sarawak) (2015
EUR 115.00

Book nr.: 50695

BALEN, J. HENDRIK VAN, De Verborgenheden van Tirtÿassa. Vervolg op de Page van de Sultane. [Eerste druk; First edition].
Amsterdam, Jan Leendertz, [circa] 1893 Small 8°., original coloured and richly decorative publ. cloth with gilded cover title, gilded and decorative spine. Hftitle (verso blank). 183pp. 11captioned monochrome woodengraved plates after drawings by Wlm. Steelink, table of contents. ["De Nederlanders in Oost en West, Te Water en Te Land", VI].
Dutch language elder youth story based on historic facts, narrating the story of Sultan Agung (Mataram) and the Islamic rebellion on Java under V.O.C. Charter.Very good copy in orig. publ. cloth. Scarce.

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- GEMILANG 143: The United Dutch East India Company, V.O.C. (2014).
- GEMILANG 158: FACT AND FICTION ON INDONESIA: Juveniles, Diaries & Novels related to The Dutch East Indies (2015).
- GEMILANG 142: JAVA & THE JAVANESE (2014).
EUR 115.00

Book nr.: 51035

BALEN, J. HENDRIK VAN, De Page van de Sultane. Historisch verhaal van den oorlog met Bantam 1682. [Eerste druk; First edition].
Amsterdam, Jan Leendertz, [....], 1891 Small 8°., original coloured and richly decorative publ. cloth with gilded cover title, gilded and decorative spine. Hftitle (verso blank). 181pp. 11captioned monochrome woodengraved plates after drawings by Wlm. Steelink, table of contents, [3]pp. publ. list at very end. ["De Nederlanders in Oost en West, Te Water en Te Land", V].
Dutch language elder youth story based on historic facts, narrating the war conducted by the Dutch East India Company, VOC aganst the Sultan of Bantam 1682. Very good copy in orig. publ. cloth. Scarce.

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- GEMILANG 143: The United Dutch East India Company, V.O.C. (2014).
- GEMILANG 158: FACT AND FICTION ON INDONESIA: Juveniles, Diaries & Novels related to The Dutch East Indies (2015).
- GEMILANG 142: JAVA & THE JAVANESE (2014).
EUR 115.00

Book nr.: 51036

BALEN, J. Hendrik VAN, In dienst van den Grooten Mogol. Historisch verhaal van de wonderbare Avonturen en Omzwervingen der Bemanning van van het Oost-Indisch Jacht "Terschelling" 1661-1663. [Eerste druk; First edition].
Amsterdam, Leendertsz, en Zoon [....], 1890 Small 8°., original richly decorative red coloured cloth with gilded covertitle and spine Hftitle (verso blank). 173pp. 11 captioned monochrome plates by Wilm. Steelink,, [2]pp. of publ. list at rear end. Schoolprize label tipped-in on recte of f.e.p. ["De Nederlanders in Oost en West, te Water en te Land", 2e serie, No. I]. BUUR, I.J., 0122
Dutch language youth novel based on historic seventeenth century facts: the shipwreck of the VOC merchant "Batavia" on the coast of "New Holland" (Australia), under command of François Pelsaert, the subsequent mutiny and gruesome fate of loyal sailors and passengers. Althouth 12 plates have been announced on ti.-p. only 11 have been published. Good copy in original decorative publ. cloth. (front inner hinge skilfully reinforced by a narrow cloth strip).

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- GEMILANG 158: FACT AND FICTION ON INDONESIA: Juveniles, Diaries & Novels related to The Dutch East Indies (2015).
- GEMILANG 150: Through Foreign Eyes: 19th century publications about Insular Southeast Asia (2014). 11
EUR 85.00

Book nr.: 52234

BALEN, J. Hendrik VAN, De Avonturiers; De Grondleggers van den Nederlandschen Handel en de Eerste Vestiging in de Oost, 1598-1603. [Eerste druk/first edition].
Amsterdam, Leendertsz, [....], 1881 Small 8°., original cloth, richly decorative red coloured cloth with gilded title to front cover and spine. Hftitle (verso blank). 194, [2]pp. Chromolithographed frontispiece, 3 chromolithographed plates, lithographed by Braakensiek, Bros., extensive descriptive publ. list on final [4]pp., table of contents. ["De Nederlanders in Oost en West, te Water en te Land", 1e serie, No. II]. BUUR, I.J., 0085
Dutch language youth novel, being the history of the establishment of trade and first settlement by the Dutch East India Company in the Dutch East Indies, 1598-1603. Good to very good copy. (private entry by previous owner in mis. in ink on recte of first blank, ms. name on verso of french title; some foxing to versos (blanks) of lithographs, NOT affecting coloured areas, frint inner hinge a bit weakening).

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- GEMILANG 158: FACT AND FICTION ON INDONESIA: Juveniles, Diaries & Novels related to The Dutch East Indies (2015).
- GEMILANG 150: Through Foreign Eyes: 19th century publications about Insular Southeast Asia (2014). 11
EUR 85.00

Book nr.: 49404

BALEN. J.A. VAN Windèsische Verhalen met vertaling en woordenlijst. In:"BKI", Vol. 70-part 2. [Eerste druk; First edition].
's-Gravenhage, Nijhoff, 1915 In: "BKI 8°. Recent wrappers. pp. (441)-(554). Some comparative tables in text, footnotes/references, glossary Windèsi-dutch at rear end..
Collection of folk-stories in Windèsi-language, spoken by the Amissi tribe, Geelvinckbay,Dutch Territory of New Guinea, original texts with translation and detailed glossary windèsi-dutch, compiled by a dutch protestant missionary who worked for over two decades in the region. Good untrimmed copy.

EUR 85.00

Book nr.: 838

BALEN, J.H. VAN, Het beleg van Kappar [Kakappar]. De oorlog met de Makassaren in 1679. [Second printing].
Amsterdam, Jan Leendertz & Zoon, [circa], 1897 Sm.8°. original coloured decorative cloth, gilded cover title. 178pp. With 12 captioned monochromesteel-engraved plates by Wilm. Steelink. ["De Nederlanders in Oost en West, te Water en te Land", VIII]. BUUR, I.J., 0153.
Juvenile, set on Java under V.O.C. charter, describing the military operations against Kappar (Kakappar) and Prince Troeno Djojo, incl. i.a. notes on the auxiliary troops of Aru Palakka (Buginese) and Ambonese, with as main character and hero a javanese boy, Wira. This second printing has one more plate than the first edition from 1895. Nice copy in orig. publ. cloth. (copy a wee bit shaky).

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- GEMILANG 143: The United Dutch East India Company, V.O.C. (2014).
- GEMILANG 158: FACT AND FICTION ON INDONESIA: Juveniles, Diaries & Novels related to The Dutch East Indies (2015).
- GEMILANG 142: JAVA & THE JAVANESE (2014).
EUR 95.00

Book nr.: 51034

BALEN, J.H. VAN De Adelborst van de "Hollandia" of de Weg naar de Oost, 1595-1597. First edn.
Amsterdam, Leendertz, [...], 1882 Small 8°, original decorated & gilt tooled red cloth, 219pp., coloured lithographed front., 3 other coloured lithographed plates. BUUR, PD, 241. ["De Nederlanders in Oost en West, te Water en te Land", Deel I].
Dutch language Juvenile story based on historic facts in which the first sea-voyage and discovery of the Dutch East Indies is narrated, by the Dutch under command of Corn. De Houtman, with vivid descriptions of Bantam, etc.Good copy in original decorative publ. cloth. (corners a little bit shaved and bumped).

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- GEMILANG 158: FACT AND FICTION ON INDONESIA: Juveniles, Diaries & Novels related to The Dutch East Indies (2015).
- GEMILANG 150: Through Foreign Eyes: 19th century publications about Insular Southeast Asia (2014). 11
EUR 85.00

Book nr.: 53195

BALEN, J.Hendrik VAN, Een Ruiter van de Compagnie. De Engelschen op Amboina; Het Beleg van Batavia 1619-1630. [Eerste druk; First edition].
Amsterdam, Leendertz, [....], 1884 Small 8°., original coloured decorative cloth with gilded covertitle and gilded title to spine. Hftitle (verso blank). 180pp. Chromolithographed captioned frontispiece, 3 chromolithographed captioned plates, lithography by Tresling & Co.[Amsterdam], [2]pp. table of contents, [10]pp. of publ. list at very end. BUUR, I.J., 0101.
Dutch language elder youth adventure story based on historic facts, narrrating the dislodging of the British East India Company from Amboina, the war conducted by the Dutch East India Company VOC on ava against the Susuhunan of Mataram (Agung), under command of Toemenggoeng Boerkeksa, which includes the siege of Jacatra and her relief. Very good copy. Rare. (spine sunned).

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- GEMILANG 143: The United Dutch East India Company, V.O.C. (2014).
- GEMILANG 158: FACT AND FICTION ON INDONESIA: Juveniles, Diaries & Novels related to The Dutch East Indies (2015).
- GEMILANG 145: The Moluccas/Republik Maluku Selatan (2015).
- GEMILANG 142: JAVA & THE JAVANESE (2014).
- GEMILANG 156: BATAVIA-DJAKARTA-JAKARTA: Architecture, Cityplanning, History, Development, Urbanization (2015).
EUR 145.00

Book nr.: 51037

BALEN, J.Hendrik VAN De Trompetter van Admiraal Spilbergh; De eerste Nederlanders op Ceylon, 1601-1604. Tweede Druk [Second edition].
Amsterdam, Leendertz, [circa], 1884 Small 8°, original red coloured cloth, gilded title on front cover and spine, further illustrated front cover with abondant decoration. Hftitle (verso blank). (2), 208pp. Chromolithographed frontispiece, 3 other chromolithographed plates, lithographed by Tresling & Co., table of contents. ["De Nederlanders in Oost en West, te Water en te Land"; No. III]. BUUR, I.J., 0091
Dutch language historic youth novel, relating the history of the first Dutch East India Company settlement on Ceylon, under command of Admiral van Spilbergh, final chapter deals with the war against Aceh and on Bantam. Very good copy in original publ. cloth.

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- GEMILANG 158: FACT AND FICTION ON INDONESIA: Juveniles, Diaries & Novels related to The Dutch East Indies (2015).
- GEMILANG 150: Through Foreign Eyes: 19th century publications about Insular Southeast Asia (2014). 11
EUR 95.00

Book nr.: 49403

BALEN, K. VAN, Jubah Para Nabi. [First indonesian language edition translated from the dutch "De Profeten Mantel"].
S,I., Mimery Press, [circa], 1990 Small 8°. Original glossy limp wrappers, covertitle in bold type with a large coloured illustration at tail. (xiii), 143pp. Full-page monochrome illustrations after drawings, synopsis incl. biogr. note and author's portrait on lower outer cover, table of contents.
Collection of indonesian language stories about prophets from the Old Testament, originally published by the Rotterdam protestant missionary organization "Charisma", on behalf of indonesian converts and members of the Indonesian Protestant Church. Pocket edition (as orig. publ.). Very fine copy.

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- GEMILANG 159: Missiology in Southeast Asia and Oceania (2015).
EUR 40.00

Book nr.: 54434

BALEN, W.J. VAN, Nederland, Portugal en Brazilië. [Eerste druk; First edition].
S.I., Centro cultural Holanda-Portugal-Brazil, 1967 Small oblong 8°. Original limp glossy wrappers, covertitle in bold black type and a large coloured illustration. 54, [6]pp. Many captioned monochrome illustrations in text and on plates of which featuring portraits of Dutch and Portuguese officials in Brazil, local population types, traditional festivals, colonial dutch and portuguese public buildings, even a dutch windmill, facsims. after antique charts, maps, specimen of dutch and portuguese craft designs, list of illustrations, literature consulted, author's publ. list on verso of ti.-p.
Brief but well documented and illustrated dutch language scholarly historic survey about the dutch-portuguese colonial rivalry, presence and cultural history in Brazil, including dutch/portuguese cultural herigage. Very fine copy.

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- GEMILANG 135: THE CARIBBEAN & SURINAM. (2014).
- GEMILANG 157: VARIA: A Potpourri of Books published between 1700-2015).
EUR 30.00

Book nr.: 55552

BALEN, W.J. VAN, J. DE SOUSA LEAO, G.S. DE CLERCK [et.al., contributors], Centro Cultural Holanda-Portugal-Brasil. 15 jaar, 8 december 1954-1969. [Originele uitgave; Original edition].
[Den Haag], s.n. [Centro Cultural...], [Cntro Cultural...], 1969 Medium 8°. Original coloured glossy orig. publ. wrappers, designed by L.C. Westhoff. Frontcover title in bold monochrome type, cover decorated in the colours of the national flags of Holland, Portugal and Brasil. 52pp. Monochrome frontispiece, a facsim. image after an old dutch travel-book, captioned monochrome images in text illustrating antique Dutch and Portuguese buildings and tombs in Brazil, full-page portrait of Vasco da Gama, references, table of contents. Copy inscribed 9SIGNATURES0 by Association's President and Vice-President.
Dutch language publication commemmorating the 15th anniversary, overseeing cultural-history relations between Holland, Portugal and Brssil. All contributions of historic and cultural value in dutch, of which one in Portuguese. Very fine INSCRIBED copy.

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- GEMILANG 157: VARIA: A Potpourri of Books published between 1700-2015).
EUR 40.00

Book nr.: 56837

BALFOORT, H.J. De Indonesische Instrumenten in het Muziekhistorisch Museum Scheurleer te 's-Gravenhage> Offpr.fr.:"NION".
[Amsterdam], s.n.[circa], 1930 Small 4°, wraps., 35pp. Text-ills. A-Q depicting all kinds of Indonesian musical instruments, bibliography. Text printed within a narrow typographical border.
Dutch language illustrated catalogue to antique Indonesian musical instruments presented by the Museum "Scheurleer", at The Hague. Good copy.

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- GEMILANG 151: Western and Non-Western Music: Compositions, Ethnic Instruments, Melodies, Sheet music (2014).
- GEMILANG 177: African, Asian and Oceanic Arts and Crafts. (2014).
EUR 30.00

Book nr.: 845
     

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