GEMILANG 135: THE CARIBBEAN & SURINAM. (2014).

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ABRAHAM-VAN DER MARK, Eva Elisabeth, YU'I MAMA:Enkele facetten van Gezinsstructuur op Curašao. [Original PhD. thesis Amsterdam municipal university].
Amsterdam, Universiteit van Amsterdam, 1969 Small 4░. Original wrappers. [7], 212; 5; 4; ; [7]pp. Comparative tables in text, some sociogrammes in text, notes, summary in english, literature cited, specimen survey with questionnaire, essays about jobselection, full-page comparative table listing selection and rejected jobs, table of contents, cyclostyled errata on 2 A-4 sized lvs. loosely inserted.
Original dutch language PhD. Thesis by which result of field research into kinship relations and family strutures, noticed on Curašao, former dutch territory of the Antilles, West Indies. Research is focused upon the phenomenon of Matricocality. Very good copy.

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EUR 115.00

Book nr.: 56934

AITTON, D., Nederlandsch Oost- en West-IndiŰ ten dienste van het Onderwijs. Tweede [herziene] Druk [Second [revised] edition].
Grpmomgem. Noordhoff, 1889 Small 8░., recent private cloth, new endpapers. [4]pp. of publ.notice and preface. 141pp. With comparative statistical information of physical areas and census between The Netherlands and the East- and West Indian dutch colonies, table of contents, publ. advert. on final unnumbered leave. NOT called-for in Royal Dutch Institute of Linguistics and Anthropology, KITLV.
Dutch language textbook in which information is supplied on the Dutch East- and West Indies (colony of Surinam, Curašao and dependencies), e.g. physical geography and area, flora and fauna, mineral deposits, indigenous population groups, dutch civil administration and government and so-called pecularities. Rare. (contents browning, NO brittleness however, on-going fairly large brown stain to centre folds of each page).

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EUR 125.00

Book nr.: 50428

ALFORD, C.E.R. (Commander), The Island of Tobago (British West Indies). 3rd edn.
Dorchester, [c. 1949 ]. Small 8░, orig. wraps., 127pp., ills. on plates, many adverts of which illustrated, short list of some common Trinidad & Tobago Terms, lists of rates & fares (postal, air, hotels, clubs).
Nice guide supplying ample tourist-information.

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EUR 35.00

Book nr.: 10686

ALFORD, C.E.R. (Commander), The Island of Tobago (British West Indies). Re-edited by K. Noreen Alford.
Dorchester, [c. 1950 ]. Small 8░, orig. limp pict. col. wraps., 158pp., ills. on many plates, tables in text & full-p., numerous adverts of which illustrated, music-printing on a folded plate ("Tobago The Land of The Free", words & music by Kitty Alford).
Nice guide supplying ample tourist-information, incl. tables of exchange, rates & fares. Fine copy.

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EUR 55.00

Book nr.: 10687

ALOFS, L. - W. RUTGERS & HENNY E. COOMANS (editors), Arubaans Akkoord. Opstellen over Aruba van vˇˇr de komst van de Olieindustrie. Ter nagedachtenis aan Dr. Johan Hartog 1912-1992. Orig. edn.
Bloemendaal, Stichting Libri Antilliani, 1997 Large 8░., orig. cloth, title in gilt on spine, dustjacket. 271pp. Frontispiece (portrait), many black/white ills. in text and full-page, incl. some portraits, facsims. after original old documents and correspondence, some sketch-maps in text, 1 full-page, tables & statistics in text, some plans of historical buildings in text, bibliography to Jan Hartog, , bio-bibliography to contributors,
A collection of essays by various contributors on the history of Aruba before the establishment of the Oil-Industry, former dutch territory of the West-Indies (Antillean Island group), compiled and presented to the memory of Dr. Johan Hartog, 1912-1997, who during his career researched and described the history of Aruba and the Antillean Society as such. Very fine copu, WITH dustjacket.

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EUR 95.00

Book nr.: 46866

ANTILLIAN STUDENTS IN THE NETHERLANDS- Programma van het eerste Lustrum van de Vereniging van Antilliaanse Studerenden te Nijmegen, CANOA.
Nijmegen, Canoa, mei 1950 Small 8░, orig. pict. col. wraps., 48pp., portrs., text-ills., adverts throughout, of which illustrated.
Programme of the festivities around the first lustre of the Antillian student Association CANOA, at Nijmegen, the Netherlands. Fine. (postmark on upper-wrap.)

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EUR 20.00

Book nr.: 10815

ARCHAEOLOGY IN COLOMBIA- San Agustin (Huila), Parque Arquelogico Nacional. (text on upper wrap.).
Bogota, [c. 1960 ]. 12░, pict. wraps., 15pp., many text-ills., of which some full-p.
Describes & illustrates Colombian archaeological finds in the National Archeological Park. Fine.

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EUR 5.00

Book nr.: 10809

ARNOLDO, M. [Father A.N. Brethern], Gekweekte en nuttige planten van de Nederlandse Antillen. Tweede herziene en vermeerderde druk [2nd. revised and enlarged edition].
Curašao, Natuurwetenschappelijke Werkgroep Nederlandse Antillen, 1971 Large 8░, original cloth, title on front boards and spine. 279pp. Num. black/white ills. on 34 plates out of text, with captions, line-drawings in a plate, list of botanical terms, plantfamily-names in latin, identification table, bibliography, index, table of contents.
A scientific botanical vedemecum of raised and nutritional plants of the dutch territory of the Antilles, West-Indies. With extensive descriptions with latin names, occasionally translated into english, of together 661 species, including a supplement on the practical use of plants. Fine copy with an original ms. dedication in ink on hftitle, signed by author.

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EUR 125.00

Book nr.: 47264

ARUBA - A History of Aruba. Fourth edn.
Aruba, Pan-Aruban, April, 1940 Original wrappers, a binder. title and two decorative vignettes on front wrapper, repeated on ti.-p. 63pp. of cyclostyled text (versos blank). Frontispiece (a Native scene after a drawing initialled 'ES'), 2 fold. sketch-maps, full-page graph and a concise full-page population census of the Curašao area, introduction, table of contents.
A concise description of Aruba and the Curašao area (Netherlands Antilles), touching on a.o. the early history of the area, Buccaneers of the Spanish Main, Curašao today, the Petroleum industry of Venezuela, AloŰ for the World, population of Aruba and Curašao territory, posphate and gold mining, weather, Aruba refinery, San Nicholas as a storage terminal, &c. An interesting publication published shortly before the outbreak of the Second World War. Good copy.

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EUR 175.00

Book nr.: 47068

ASPINALL, A., The Pocket Guide to the West Indies. British Guiana, British Honduras, Bermuda The Spanish Main Surinam and the Panama Canal. New and revised edition 1931.
London, Sifton, Praed & Co., 1931 Small stout 8░. Original thin cloth, cover title and title on spine gilded. (xiv), 500pp. 15 captined monochrome plates featuring monumental buildings, 7 double- and single-poage plans oc major cities, 17 mainly coloured folded and full-page maps, some figures in text, tables in text, XVIIIpp. of illustrated adverts. at very end, appendices I-III (Steamship communications, Air Transport Services, Dollars and Sterling exchange tables, index.
Ample detailed guide to the West Indies, which includes the dutch Territory of Surinam (Guyanas). Very good and clean copy.

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EUR 50.00

Book nr.: 52395

ATLAS - DUTCH COLONIAL TERRITORIES - GESCHIEDKUNDIGE ATLAS Van Nederland: De KoloniŰn. Orig. edn.
's-Gravenhage, Nijhoff, 1924 Imperial folio. Original clothbacked boards portfolio, title in bold black type on front boards, with publ. monogramme in center. Together 33 coloured lithographed maps in sheets, of which some double-spread (100x36cm.) , all with legenda and keys printed at tails. Single sheets sized 50x36cm., lithographed by J. Smulders & Co., Ltd., The Hague. Maps drawn by A.A. Beekman. WITH the descriptive booklet published four years later: F.W. STAPEL, De Archipel en het Maleisch Schiereiland in 1619 - idem in 1650 - De Compagnie buiten den Archipel in 1650. 's-Gravenhage, Martinus Nijhoff, 1928. Original printed limp wrappers. 49pp. Footnotes, table of contents. Good untrimmed copy. Private ex-libris pasted on verso of front cover. (some spots to ti.-p. and front edge). ["Geschiedkundige Atlas van Nederland", series].
This volume of the series of atlases to the "Historical Atlas of the Netherlands", solely deals with the dutch colonial teritories in Southeast Asia, including the Malay Peninsula (Malacca) in 1619 and 1650 AND the territories of the Dutch East India Company, V.O.C. in Africa, Asia Minor and the West Indies. Complete set of map- and descriptive text-volume published in 1928. In very fine condition and COMPLETE. Rare.

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EUR 650.00

Book nr.: 47781

ATLAS - NOS TERA NOBO/Onze nieuwe Wereld.
Landsmeer, Hebri 1995 Small folio, original pictorial coloured glossy boards, [3]pp. of introd., over 70 fine coloured maps with legenda in dutch, register.
The first School-Atlas of Aruba & the Neth. Antilles after a period of more than 40 years. Fine copy.

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EUR 65.00

Book nr.: 11940

BAKELS, H.E. & N. DE JONGE, IndiŰ ontdekt: Expeditions and research in The East and The West (Covertitle). [Eerste druk; First edition].
Leiden, KITLV, 2001 Small 8░. Original illustrated wrappers, stapled. 51pp. List of literature, plans of exhibition rooms with legenda printed on lower outer wrapper., concise history and objectives of the Royal Dutch Institute of Linguistics and Anthropology printed inside front cover. WITH critical dutch language press review loosely inserted.
English language exhibition catalogue with descriptions to objects exhibited only. Commemmorative publication celebrating the 150th anniversary of the Royal Dutch Institute of Linguistics and Anthropology, KITLV Leiden. Surveys history of expeditions and scientific research in the Dutch Territories of the East- and West-Indies.Very fine copy.

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EUR 25.00

Book nr.: 52940

BAKKER, E. - L. DALLHUISEN, M. HASSANKHAN (et.al.), Van Suriname; Van Stam tot Staat. [Eerste druk; First edition].
Zutphen, Walburg Pers, 1998 Large 8░., original coloured illustrated limp glossy wrappers. 176pp. Numerous captioned coloured and monochrome illustrations after old photographs, incl. many facsims. after archivalia, full page map, some sketch maps in text, literature, register, synopsis on lower outer cover, table of contents. WITH a lengthy Ms. dedication on hftitle addressed to previous owner, signed "Vanessa".
Lavishly illustrated dutch language history of the [former] Dutch Territory of Surinam (Guyanas), from tribalism to united independent State, e.g. nature and population, original population, dutch colonization, slavery, Marrons and Creoles, Asiatic immigration, de-colonization and independence, the position of Surinam immigrants in The Netherlands. Very fine copy.

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EUR 40.00

Book nr.: 50888

BALEN, W.J. VAN, Zes Nederlandse Antillen. Een overzicht van ons Gebiedsdeel Curašao. [Eerste druk/first edition].
Deventer, Van Hoeve, [....], 1941 Small 8░., original coloured thin boards, title-label on front boards. 96pp. Frontispiece (sketch-map of the dutch territory of the Antilles), black/white ills. on 4 photo-plates, table of contents. ["Over Oost en West", series].
Supplies popular but well documented on the territory of the Dutch Antilles, West-Indies. Geography, geological features, local population, lical dialects, early colonization by the dutch, means of subsistence, petroleum-industry, geological featurs of the interior, &c. All chapters deal with the leeward islands: Aruba, Bonaire and Curašao, except final chapter dealing with the windward islands: Saba, St. Martin and St. Eustatia. Good copy. (some occasional foxing to front margins of bookblock, superficial puncture to lower outer boards).

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EUR 15.00

Book nr.: 48132

BALEN, W.J. VAN, Nederland, Portugal en BraziliŰ. [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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EUR 30.00

Book nr.: 55552

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

BEAUJON, O. - J.W. ELLIS, M. GUALBERT, HANS HERMANS, H. HOETINK, CARLOS RÍMER (et.al./editors), Christoffel. Algemeen Sociaal-Cultureel Maandblad voor de Nederlandse Antillen. Vol. 1-no. 1(1955)- vol. 2-no. 8 (Januari 1958). (All published).
Curašao [Willemstad], Stichting Christoffel, 1955- 1958 Tog. 20 parts, privately bound in 2 vols. cloth & clothbacked marbled boards. 580; 384pp. 1 coloured tipped-in plate, a design by Joseph M.H. Frenken, some black/white ills. and advertism, table of contents, all to vol. I; Original limp wrappers bound-up in vol. 2, each with a large woodcut on front side, 1 full-page portrait, 12 photoplates, some local advertism., table of contents to each part on verso of front wrappers.
Complete set of this still important dutch language socio-cultural monthly to the dutch territory of the Antilles, West Indies. Each part with essays on a variety of subjects as history, development, literature, local arts and crafts, fine arts, economics and politics. Merged after vol. 2-no. 8(January 1958) with "De West Indische Gids"and "Vox Guyanae", and continued as "Nieuwe West-Indische Gids". Good set. Scarce. (binding of vol. 1 with some wear to edges, corners somewhat bumped, some small circular ex-lib. stamps throughout, in margins however; vol. 2 fine).

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EUR 275.00

Book nr.: 46930
     

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