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BARKEY, Louis J., Familiewapens van Europeanen uit het voormalige Nederlands Oost Indië. [Eerste en enige druk; First and only edition, privately published].
S.I. [Rijswijk, ZH], s.n. [L.J. Barkey], 1986- 1990 2 vols. Small 4°. Original wrappers, plastic spiralled s;pines, protective limp plastic coversheets. Original illustrated front wrappers (Indonesian sceneries), covertitles in bold black type, captioned monochrome Indonesian municipal Coats-of-Arms after drawings printed at tail margins of both front covers. [5 leaves, numbered A-E; versos blank], 128; [ leaves, numbered A-D], 124pp. of original PHOTOCOPIED text (aversos blank). Numerous captioned monochrome Coats-of-Arms of European families from the Dutch East Indies/Indonesia on 66, 57pp. Author's prefaces, list of abbreviations used, explanation to colours, indexes, detailed descriptive text to Coats-of-Arms on pp. 67-123; 59-119. Indexes to family names, tables of contents. Dutch language press-clipping being a review, with author's portrait and a survey from the dutch monthly "Moesson", pasted inside front-cover and on verso of ti.-p. of volume I. NOT called-for in holdings Royal Dutch Institute of Linguistics and Anthropology, KITLV. Royal Dutch Library KB. calls for volume one only.
Privately published dutch language detailed historic survey about european family Coats-of-Arms and heraldic origin, exclusively dealing with european families living in the Dutch East Indies/Indonesia. Very fine set. Rare.

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- GEMILANG 172: Asia, Southeastasia and the Far East (Cambodia, China, India, Indonesia, Japan, Thailand, Vietnam). (2015)
EUR 245.00

Book nr.: 55065

BARMEN CITY PLAN - BARMEN.Separated from:"Meyer's Konversationslexikon, 6. Auflage.
Leipzig, Lithographisches Institut, [circa], 1900 Centre-folded coloured lithographed paper plan of Barmen City, Germany(31x24cm.). 1: 21.000, small inset-plan of Elberfeld-Barmen at tail margin of major plan, alph. streetname index added.
Nice plan of a section of Barmen city, Germany, early 1900s.

EUR 12.00

Book nr.: 53607

BARNUM & BALEY CIRCUS PROGRAMME - Officieel Programma van barnum & Bailey's Grootste Tentoonstelling der Aarde. Seizoen 1901. [originele brochure; original edition].
Weenen, Barnum & Bailey/J. Weiner [TYP.], 1901 Original coloured wrappers, stapled. Cover title with two tinted portraits of barnum and Bailey. [10]pp. Some woodcutillustrations in text, tinted illustrated advert. on lower outer cover, advert. on verso of front cover.
Dutch language Programme of the "Biggest Show on Earth", Barnum & Bailey circus in Holland, season 1901. Very well preserved copy. Rare (some minimal dog-earing).

EUR 295.00

Book nr.: 52376

BARRE, H.L. - C.G. VAN DEN AARDWEG, Ch.M. PIETERS-DE HASETH, Catalogus van de Bibliotheek van het Koninklijk Instituut voor Taal-, Land- en Volkenkunde. [Royal Institute of Linguistics and Anthropology, KITLV]. VIJFDE SUPPLEMENTop de "Catalogus van de Aanwinsten van de Bibliotheek van het Koninklijk Instituut voor Taal-, Land- en Volkenkunde, Zesde Supplement.
Leiden, KITLV, 1975 Original limp printed wrappers. (xi), 323pp. Author and subject register, introduction and table of contents.
SIXTH SUPPLEMENT, acquisitions 1970-1972 to the catalogue of Holdings of the Royal Institute of Linguistics and Anthropology, KITLV. (:) Indonesia, further Asia, West-Indies, Africa, General library. Very good copy.

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EUR 35.00

Book nr.: 49997

BARRIE, J.M., Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens from The-Little-White-Bird. A New Edition.
London, Hodder & Stoughton, [....], 1912 Somall 4°., original green cloth, title and large gilt decoration at top and tail, within a narrow gilt line border on front boards, repeated in black/white on ti.-p., gilt lettered spine with decoration in gilt. 125pp. tipped-in coloured frontispiece, 50 fine coloured plates tipped-in all with tissue-guards, captions to plates on tissue-guards, black/white illustrations in text and full-page, decorations in text, 'map', all after drawings and watercolours by Arthur Rackham. List of illustrations.
A great classic, first edition published [1906]. Nice copy printed with wide margins, untrimmed. (binding a bit dusty, spine a bit sunned).

EUR 625.00

Book nr.: 48040

BARROW, J., A chronological History of Voyages into the arctic regions (1818). Undertaken chiefly for the purpose of discoveringa North-West or Polar passage between the Atlantic and Pacific. Reprint edn. after the orig. London 1818.
Newton Abbott, 1971 Cloth, dustjaclet. (x), 379, 48pp., folded facsim. map, some facsim. ills.

EUR 60.00

Book nr.: 10496

BARTHOLOMEW, J., The Advanced Atlas of Modern Geography. Third edn. (expanded).
London-New York-Toronto, Meiklejohn/McGraw-Hill, 1953 folio. Orig. red cloth, title in black lettering on front boards and spine. [2]pp.of prefaces to editions and list of contents on verso, 5pp. with geographical coordinates, geographical terms, climatic tables and list of States and Population, many mainly coloured maps, all with keys at tails on pp. 6-108, of which single-leave and double-spread, 51pp. of general and supplementary index.
A multi-diciplinary world-atlas wuppl. a wealth of information. This edn. has four extra coloured pages addedfor fuller study of the U.S.A. A fine copy.

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- GEMILANG 131: Atlases, Cartography, Maps & Plans (2014).
EUR 25.00

Book nr.: 43060

BARTHOLOMEW, J., The Oxford advanced Atlas. Seventh edn.
London, Edinburgh, Glasgow, New York, Toronto... Oxford University Press/Humphrey Milford, 1942 folio. Orig. cloth, title in black lettering on front boards, publ. vignette at tail, repeated on ti.-p. [2]pp.(list of contents, list of states and territories), 96 coloured single-page and double-spread coloured maps, all with keys and small inset-maps/plans, 32pp. of general index at end. A nice atlas. (binding a wee bit dull, contents fine).

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- GEMILANG 131: Atlases, Cartography, Maps & Plans (2014).
EUR 25.00

Book nr.: 43062

BARTHOLOMEW, J., The Oxford advanced Atlas. Fourth edn. - Revised.
London, Edinburgh, Glasgow, New York, Toronto... Oxford University Press/Humphrey Milford, 1931 folio. Orig. cloth, title in black lettering on front boards. [2]pp.(list of maps and alph. list of countries), 96 coloured single-page and double-spread coloured maps, all with keys and small inset-maps/plans, 31pp. of general index at end. A nice atlas. (binding a wee bit dull and shaky, contents fine).

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- GEMILANG 131: Atlases, Cartography, Maps & Plans (2014).
EUR 25.00

Book nr.: 43094

BARTHOLOMEW, J., The Advanced Atlas of Modern Geography. New Series, second edition..
London-New York-Toronto, Meiklejohn/McGraw-Hill, 1950 folio. Orig. red cloth, title in black lettering on front boards and spine. 5pp.of prefaces to first edition, list of contents, geographical coordinates, climatic tables and list of States and Population, many mainly coloured maps, all with keys at tails on pp. 6-108, of which single-leave and double-spread, 46pp. of general index.
A multi-diciplinary world-atlas wuppl. a wealth of information. Apart from some foxing on endpapers a good to very good copy.

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EUR 25.00

Book nr.: 43097

BARTHOLOMEW, J. (publ.), Road Atlas of Great Britain Fifth-Inch to mile. 15th edn.
Edinburgh, John Bartholomew, 1962 Orig. cloth, gilt vignette on front boards. 96 coloured road-maps, some city-plans, key to maps printed on ti.-p., index, incl. list of counties and abbrev., distances in miles between select Towns, map of primary trunk-roads with legenda printed inside lower outer boards, key to fifth-inch map sections printed in colours on verso of front boards and f.e.p. Good to very good copy.

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EUR 25.00

Book nr.: 43115

BARTLETT, Abraham Dee (1812-1897) -EDWARD BARTLETT (editor & compiler), Bartlett's Life among Wild Beasts in the Zoo being a continuation of Wild Animals in Captivity. The Habits, Food, Management of the Beasts and Birds at the 'Zoo' with reminiscences and Anecdotes. [First edition].
London, Chapman and Hall, 1929 Stout 8°. Original publ. cloth. Hftitle (verso blank). (xiv), 375pp. Captioned monochrome frontispiece (portrait), andother capioned monochrome portrait, 9 captioned monochrome plates, captioned monochrome illustrations, of which line-drawings in text, index, table of contents, list of illustrations.
A quite uncommon book outside of the major national/universitty libraries. Author, initially a taxidermist was Superintendent of the London Zoo 1859-1897. Good untrimmed copy. (library number in black and white ink at foot of spine, institutional ex-libris pasted inside front cover, library stamps on f.e.p. and french title, occasionally repeated at tail margins throughout, contents crisp and fine).

EUR 115.00

Book nr.: 55069

BASENAU-GOEMANS, N., Kerstsproken, Een bundel verhalen bestemd om op Kerstavond te worden voorgelezen. [Nieuwe Bundel]. Orig. edn.
Amsterdam,, Becht, s.n. [....], 1929 Small 4°. Orig. cloth, title in gilt with red coloured ornamentation on front boards. 182pp. 15 black/white plates preceding each story, text-ills., incl. a number of large endpieces, initials, all after drawings by H. Pieck, preface by W. Mackenzie, table of contents.
Tog. 15 Christmas stories, nicely illustrated. Good copy, uncut. (lettering on front boards faded, ownership's entry in corner of f.e.p.).

EUR 75.00

Book nr.: 46136

BASTIAANS, J., D. MULLER, (et al.), Mensen bij Gijzelingen.
Alphen aan den Rijn, 1981 Cloth, with dj., 304pp., bibliography.
An interesting study, divided in 4 sections: hostages, terrorism, hostages & their families, assistance. Nice copy.

EUR 30.00

Book nr.: 10077

BATAVUS, Asschepoester. Toover-Schaduw-Pantomime voor Kinderfeesten, voor een onbepaald aantal Heeren en Dames. First edn.
Rotterdam, Gebr. Poot, nd.[circa], 1890 sm.8°. orig. printed and illustrated wraps. 10pp.
The story of Cinderlla being a play for dutch juvenile-parties as a Magic-Shadow-Pantomime to be performed by an unlimited number of Gents and Ladies, with as introduction an explanation for the explicator. A rarity. (wraps. skilfully restored, tiny particles of orig. upper wrap gone alongside spine, not affecting the corner-illustrations, orig. rusty staples removed and replaced by sewing, leaving some minimal rust-marks in centre-fold).

EUR 205.00

Book nr.: 37526

BATHE, R., Frankreichs schwerste Stunde. Die Meuterei der Armee 1917. Orig. edn.
Potsdam, A. Protte, 1937 sm. thick 8°. 264pp. fold. battle-plan with concise leganda at very end, bibliogr.
The mutiny of the french armies in 1917, triggered by the senseless attacks, within the framework of the Battle of the Somme, ordered by the french commanding General Nivel, on the german sector, commonly called "Le Chemin des Dames". Good copy. (a wee bit shaky, but holding firmly still).

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EUR 75.00

Book nr.: 41316

BATHING AT SEA-MEIJERINK, A.J., De gevaren der Zee voor Baders en Zwemmers. 18e druk.
Haarlem, Ned. Bond tot het redden van Drenkelingen, [c. 1930]. 12°, original lettered wraps., 15pp. Stapled.
On the danger of bathing & swimming in the North Sea (dutch part). Fine copy.

EUR 15.00

Book nr.: 10281

BATO GLOSSARY - Nato Glossary of Military Terms and Definitions/Glossaire Otan de Termes Militaires et Definitions.
S.I., s.n. [Nato/Otan], [circa], 1990 Medium stout 8°. Original printed limp wrappers. [approx. 300pp.]. Text in english and french. ["Nato Unclassified", AAP-6(I)].
Detailed explanatory glossary, still of interest. Good copy. (faint vertical crack to front cover).

EUR 30.00

Book nr.: 52793

BATTEN, P.J. & A.A.M. STOLS (compilers), Bibliographie van de Werken van Charles Edgar Du Perron (1899-1940). Orig. edn.
's-Gravenhage, A.A.M. Stols, 1948 sm.8°. orig. wraps. 75pp. frontisp.(portr. of Du Perron), chronologies and list of contents at very end.
Important bibliography on the literary estate of Charles Edgar Du Perrion (1899-1940), which includes literature covering dutch colonial Indonesia. Good copy. Rare & much sought after. (wraps. somewh. sunned).

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- GEMILANG 172: Asia, Southeastasia and the Far East (Cambodia, China, India, Indonesia, Japan, Thailand, Vietnam). (2015)
- GEMILANG 188: Dutch and Foreign Poetry (2013).
EUR 85.00

Book nr.: 43338
     

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