GEMILANG 191: "Clean and Decent" . (Corsets, Cosmetics, Hygiene and Sexual behaviour). (2014).

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ADVERTISING - GAMY AUSTRALIAN WOOL FACTORY RONSE - Nu wat over Gamy gepraat [title on front wrapper].
Ronse, (Belgium), Gamy Promotion, 1952 large 8°. Orig. limp wrappers, illustration in colour and title in black/white type on front wrapper. 12pp. 7 orig. coloured woollen samples of the brand "Lanamy" pasted-in, many coloured fashion-ills. after drawings in text, 9 partly black/white and coloured ills. illustrating the interior of the factory at centre-fold., with extensive text, manufacturer's logo repeated on every page.
A promotional brochure of a belgian manufacturer of australian woollen/cotton weavings of the brand "Lanamy", very suitable for children's clothing: light and strong, very suitable for the belgian sea-climate, incl. directions for cleaning and washing clothing with detergents. An attracitive nicely illustrated example of promotional art-design. Very good copy.

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EUR 95.00

Book nr.: 45473

ADVERTISING - TRADE SAMPLER, Geboortekaarten. Steeds Direct Leverbaar. A.B.C. Orig. edn.
S.I., s.n., s.d. [circa], 1955 Small folio, orig. stiff thin boards, single thread string through spine. Title and trader's logo (an Owl) printed on front side, printed within a red coloured 4-barred line border.. Trader's presentation album with tog. 36 original birth-cards, varying in size, partly coloured and illustrated, partly with a small blue- or pink coloured silken ribbon (boy or girl baby), with matching envelopes, pasted on 7 limp leaves (recto/verso), with technical specifications to quality of paper and ordernumbers. ["Monsterboek", E]. SCAN AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST.
An original trade-album offering a variety of birth announcement cards with matching envelopes, varying in paper quality and colour, from the early 1950s, issued by an unidentified dutch printer. Very well preserved and complete. (spine-ends and corners of boards somewhat damaged).

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- GEMILANG 157: VARIA: A Potpourri of Books published between 1700-2015).
EUR 125.00

Book nr.: 46446

ALBERTS, J.E., Het ontstaan, de ontwikkeling en de geboorte van den Mensch. Populair geschetst. Vijfde herziene druk. [Fifth revised edition].
Amsterdam, Boekhandel Insulinde, [circa], 1920 Original printed wrappers. 192pp. Chromolithographed movable (superimposed in 7 sections) plate with reference numers and preceding explanation at rear end, illustrating a pregnant female and her anatomy, 119 monochrome figureswith expert descriptions after drawings in text, illustrating human anatomy, primary and secondary male and female sexual organs, including an illustrated chapter on artificial birth-giving, descriptive list of monochrome illustrations, extra global description to the movable chromolithographed plate at rear, table of contents. This fifth revised edition NOT called for in Royal Dutch Library, KB (listing 7th. and 14th. editions only).
Dutch language popular survey of origin, development and anatomy of human beings, focused upon human procreation, pregnancy and birth, which includes an illustrated chapter describing artificial birth and a chapter on post-natal care for women. Good copy, WITH the often missing movable chromolithographed plate. (small stain near upper outer joint, a little bit dog-eared).

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EUR 75.00

Book nr.: 51953

ALLAIN, Raymonde (Miss France 1928), Histoire vraie d'un Prix de Beauté. Preface by TTristan Bernard. [Première édition; First edition].
Paris, Gallimard, 1933 Small 8°., original wrappers, covertitle in bold type and a tinted portrait of author. 173oo, Publ. advert. on lower outer cover, impressum on recte of rear end blank.
French language autobiography by Raymonde Allain, elected Miss France 1928, who took the second place in th the Chicago Wolrd Beauty contest. Includes hints on beauty care, appropriate clothing and cosmetics. Good untrimmed copy.

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EUR 45.00

Book nr.: 52548

ANDERSEN, V., Den Hollandske Udstilling København 1922. Illustreret Katalog. [Eerste druk; First edition].
København, A. Rosenberg, 1922 Small 8°., original limp wrappers, covertitle in bold black type with a large coloured illustration of a girl in dutch national dress after a watercolour. Stapled. 109pp. Captioned monochrome illustrations on 22 plates featuring examples of dutch national costumes and folklore, dutch master landscape paintings, monumental buildings, some monochrome illustrations in text, extensive name-lists of members various danish and dutch organizing committees, illustrated sponsoring adverts at rear on [9]pp., also between text and on both sides on lower outer cover, table of exhibited topics.
Danish language illustrated catalogue of a dutch exhibition as held at Copenhagen, Denmark, 1922, featuring a variety of topics: Folklore and national costume, fine art (master paintings); industry, trade and navigation and a separate section on the Dutch East Indies:trade, ethnology and tropical hygiene. Good copy. Scarce. (staples rusty, NO offsetting, spine reinforced with a modern cloth strip, upper left corner of lower outer cover with a superficial crack, rodent damage to upper right corners of advert. at rear, NOT touching text, a little bit dog-eared, ow. a tight and clean copy).

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- GEMILANG 172: Asia, Southeastasia and the Far East (Cambodia, China, India, Indonesia, Japan, Thailand, Vietnam). (2015)
EUR 115.00

Book nr.: 52153

ANDREANI, G., Borsten mooi & gezond. Verzorging-Gezondheid-Seksualiteit. *puberteit-Zwangerschap-Borstvoeding en Menopauze. Translated after the orig. french (Les Seins) into dutch. First dutch edn.
Antwerpen/Amsterdam, HELIOS, 1981 Small 8°. Orig. thin stiff wrappers, coloured illustration on front side. 127pp. Text-ills. and figs. after drawings, table of contents.
A manual for females and their breasts (:) care and health, sex, puberty, pregnancy, breastfeeding and menopause. Paperback edn. (as publ.). Very good copy.

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EUR 30.00

Book nr.: 45773

ANNUAL REPORT MALAYAN HOUSING TRUST: Annual Report of the HOUSING TRUST for the year 1955. [Original edition].
Kuala Lumpur, National Housing Trust, 1956 Medium 8°Original wrappers, stapled. Cover title in bold red coloured type with a large monochrome illustration. 17pp. Captioned monochrome illustrations after photographs on 2 plates featuring public housing, some comparative tables in text featuring advancing construction data, double-p. plan of Petaling Jaya (1st scheme) with legenda, income & expenditure account, trading results of public housing projects.
English language annual report published by the Ministry of Housing, Federation of Malaya, in which a picture is painted of public housing production, incl. implementation of modern sewage and public hygiene, picked-up after the end of the communist insurgency in the Federation of Malaysia. Good copy. (spine with a modern cloth strip, some occasional minor ex-lib. stamps.

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- GEMILANG 161: The Malay Peninusula.(2015).
- GEMILANG 172: Asia, Southeastasia and the Far East (Cambodia, China, India, Indonesia, Japan, Thailand, Vietnam). (2015)
EUR 65.00

Book nr.: 55244

ARNTZENIUS, A.K.W. (compiler), De verzorging van het uiterlijk voorkomen volgens de moderne Amerikaansche methoden en naar de werken van Wilh. Walter Gebhardt....Derde herziene en vermeerderde druk [Third revised and enlarged edition].
Amsterdam, Society for physical culture, 1927 Original decorative cloth with cover title and a coloured Artnlouveau motif at upper left corner. Hftitle (verso with illustrated publ. ad.).(xiii), 288pp. Many captioned monochrome illustrations on plates and in text, related and partly illustrated adverts., index, table of contents.
Dutch language "guide", compiled after previous [german language] sources with revisions and additional information describing and advising upkeep and correction of female physical beauty, both for young women and elderly ladies, by means of physical excercise (gymnastics), massage (incl. facial massage) and prevention. It includes detailed advice on the correction of physical and mental defects, camouflage of signs of advanced age as greying of hair, sagging of the bust, dentistry, manicure, eyelashes, etc. Includes a chapter of american beauty care. The whole is preceded by a historic survey of beauty care. Very good copy. (some minimal wear to spine ends).

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EUR 95.00

Book nr.: 51533

ASHBEE, Henry Spencer ("Pisanus Fraxi"), A complete guide to Forbidden Books. Edited by E.S. Sullivan, introduction by Robert Kramer. [First edition].
North Hollywood, Brandon House, 1966 Small stout 8°. Original limp wrappers. Bold type covertitle with an illustration at tail. 447pp. Publ. promotional text on lower outer cover.
Detailed descriptive and annotated bibliography of forbidden books through history. Paperback edn. (as orig. publ.). (front cover a bit scuffed, a little bit dog-eared, front edge of bookblock with some brown spots, a bit dull copy).

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EUR 45.00

Book nr.: 53468

BACHEM, B. & W. EBERT, Anbetung des Korsetts. Orig. edn.
Hannover, Fackelträger-Verlag Schmidt--Küster, 1961 oblong 8°. pict. col. glossy boards. (4)pp. of introd. & 28 plates after draws. by B. Bachem with text on facing-p., light-heartly treating the Corset. Very charming & nice publ. indeed.

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EUR 35.00

Book nr.: 41886

BAKKER-STIJKEL, D.G. & H. STEGEMAN, Wie 't breed heeft, laat 't breed hangen. [He who has a well-filled purse can make a fine show].
Arnhem, Vereniging "Vrienden van het Openlucht Museum", 1982 Pictorial coloured limp wraps., 112pp., many ills. & plates of which coloured, bibliography, glossary of common terms used, english summary, table of contents.
Dutch regional costume, both daily and for special occasions as marriages and funerals, including accessories for the well-to-do, jewelry, silver & gold hairpins, gold & silver-earplates, bonnets, lace-bordered caps, gloves, small purses and handbags, beads, gold- and silver buttoned vests, lace-work collars etc. Published upon the occasion of the new dutch folk costume gallery at the Netherlands Open-Airm Museum, Arnhem municipality. Very fine copy.

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EUR 45.00

Book nr.: 47108

BALI...[TOURISTGUIDE] - Bali. Published by the Travellers' Official Information Bureau for Netherland India Batavia-Java/Uitgegeven door de Officieele Vereeniging voor Toeristenverkeer in Nederlandsch-Indië. Batavia-Java. Dutch text alongside english translation by A. Hamilton.
[Batavia], Travellers' Official Information Bureau for Netherland India..., s.d. [circa], 1935 2 parts in one volume, recent clothbacked original limp coloured and illustrated wrappers. 66, 66pp. of dutch & english text. Frontispieces (a thrilling moment in the so-called 'Main Pentjak' at Bone near Denpasar/two balinese girls dressing-up for the feast), many black/white plates (of which double-page) and text-ills, after field-photographs, with captions in dutch and english, double-page coloured sketch-map of Bali at very end with legenda in dutch/english, also depicting connecting air- and steam-ship lines (K.P.M. to and fro Australia, Java & surrounding Islands, ,tables listing Hotels, boarding-houses, bed-and=breakfast and other accommodation offered, large fold. map of Bali with legenda printed on facing page, being a table of distances, dutch and english language indexes, extensive bibliography at end of part one, photo-credits. SCAN AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST.
Much more than a general tourist-guide: text deals with, a.o., a general survey of Bali (position and coast line, mountains, rivers, climate, flora, exports, roads, census statistics, history...); religion and customs (temples and cult groups, statues of Gods, temple buildings, gates and walls, nature worship, feasts, cock fighting, galungan, nyepi, documents on bronze plaques, dietary taboos, filing of the teeth, marriage ceremonies, stage, theatre and music...) and principal sights of Bali. A very interesing and lavishly illustrated publication in orig. attractive publ. wrappers. Good. Scarce. (copy recently cloth rebacked, some minor restorations to upper front and lower outer wrappers, NOT disturbing however).

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- GEMILANG 184: Bali and Lombok (2014)
EUR 225.00

Book nr.: 45497

BANDUNG CITY - Bandoeng en de Hygiëne. Orig.edn.
[Bandoeng], [De Gemeenteraad van Bandoeng/Bandung Municipal council], s.d.[circa], 1927 orig. wraps., with silver lettering, printed within a decorative partly silver-blocked typographical border. 76pp. ills. on 8 plates, many text-ills, 2 full-p. graphs (population growth of Bandung), some graphs and tables in text, list of cemeteries, list of municipal rules & regulations covering public hygiene.
Supplies rather detailed information of municipal medicare, public health and hygiene of Bandung city, Java (:) road maintenance, trash-collectiing and irrigation, public cleaning-serivces, campong-rehabilitation and expansion, general urban expansion, building- and housing-inspection, watersupply, public- and municipal housing, hygiene-inspection of bakeries, lemonade-factories. hotels & lodgings, marketplaces("pasar"), public slauthter-houses, municipal hospital and cemeteries, sewage systems. Fine copy. Rare.

EUR 125.00

Book nr.: 40407

BARBERS AND BARBERING - Standardized Textbook of Barbering. Revised edition.
Chicago, Associated Master Barbes of America, 1936 Original cloth, covertitle printed in relief. 310pp. 132 captioned monochrome illustrations, figures and diagrams, list of printed sources consulted, 2 blank leaves, memoranda, at rear end, table of contents.
Ample detailed texbook on behalf of Master Barbers, divided in two parts. I: The Practice of Barbering; II: Barber Science. Preceded by a History of the Barber Profession. Implements of the Barber Profession, Honing and Stropping, shaving, harcutting, shampoo, Hair Tonics and their Application, rolling cream and combination massage; Physical features of the head and skin, shedding and regrowing of hair, skin and scalp ailments, hygiene, sanitation and bateriology, types of skin, facial packs and shampoos, dandruff and other treatmentseczema of the scalp, technique of finger-waving, hair dyeing, Good to very good copy. Scarce. (f.e.p.', ti.-p. and memoranda foxed).

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EUR 145.00

Book nr.: 52386

BASE, E., Corsetten. Transl. fr. the orig. english ("Corset-fitting in the retail-store").
Amsterdam, Vakopleiding voor de Textielhandel, s.d. [circa], 1952 sm. 8°. orig. boards, 132pp. With over 60 text-ills. after drawings of corsetry, brassières, foundations, etc.
Basic training for the apprentice corset-fitter. Good copy.

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EUR 40.00

Book nr.: 6436

BASTERN, Fred E., ROBERT SALVATORE & PAUL A. KAUFMAN, Max Factor's Hollywood: Glamour, Movies, Make-up. [First edition].
Los Angeles, General Publishing Comp., 1995 Small 4°. Original boards, gilded title on spine, dustjacket. 287pp. Numerous captioned coloured and monochrome plates and illustrations, incl. some facsims. after old posters, featuring [Hollwood} female and Male movie-stars and starlets, table of contents.
Profusely illustrated monochraph about origin, history and global development of Max Factor beauty cosmetics and make-up for the glamourous female and male Hollywood stars, influencing fashion and social behaviour. Very fine copy, WITH DUSTJACKET.

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EUR 50.00

Book nr.: 54046

BASTIAANS, J. (1907-1997, et.al.),, [RAPPORT] Psychologisch onderzoek naar de gevolgen van gijzelingen in Nederland (1974-1977). [Eerste druk; First edition].
's-Gravenhage, Staatsuitgeverij, 1979 Large stout 8°. Original wrappers, covertitle in bold black type. [7], 359.31]pp. (Appendices: comparative data, research results). Cyclostyled text. bibliography, table of contents. ADDED 2 A-4 sized centre folded.info. bulletins distributed amongs parliamentary- and midical editors each cyclostyled on both sides; AND a 5pp. Centre-folded A-4 sized final conclusion with recommendations about the main report, cyclostyled text, stapled at upper left corner, all issued on official stationary of the Dutch Ministry of Public Health and Hygiene, With some occasional marginal annotations and corrections by previous owner, extra inserted.
Detailed dutch langyage psychological/psychiatric report about the impact of traumatta originating from experiences during hijackings in The Netherlands 1974-1977 by political motivated Moluccan youths thus pressurizing dutch Government to negotiations concerning legal acknowledgement of the South Moluccan Republic, or R.M.S., a long-standing political dream since 1950 after the disbanding of the Dutch East Indies Army, KNIL, which included a great number of Moluccan [Ambonese] troops. In total three hijackings are researched: the occupation of the Indonesian Embassy at the Hague and hijackings of two dutch trains in Drenthe province resulting in violent military operations causing several deaths amongst hijackers and civil victims. Research includes a summary, conclusion and results, recommendations. Report compiled and published by command of the dutch Ministry of public Health and Hygiene. Professor Jan Bastians was the first in the Netherlands to introduce the drug LSD in his therapy sessions with victims of the Nazi- and japanese concentrationcamps suttering from Post traumatic Stress Syndrome[s] [PTSS]. Very good copy.

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- GEMILANG 145: The Moluccas/Republik Maluku Selatan (2015).
EUR 225.00

Book nr.: 54769
     

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