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KOOY-VAN ZEGGELEN, M.C., Jong Java's Liefe en Leed. Drie Verhalen van Java voor kinderen van 10-15 jaar. [Met een inleiding van Nellie, ps. van J.M.P. van Kol-Porrey]. First edn.
Rotterdam, Masereeuw & Bouten, [....], 1904 12. orig.clothbacked marbled boards. [1](list of contents, verso blank), 106pp. frontisp. and 2 plates. ["Volks-kinderbbibliotheek"; no.32]. BUUR, I.J., 0212.
Contains tog. 3 stories, with strong moralistic and christian tendency, describing daily life of simple javanese for dutch children aged between 10-15 years, with as main characters "Pa Kromo", an aged servant, "Rama", a javanese girl and "Ming", a desa-boy, being a small-time street-merchant. Tog. 3 edns. have been published, only this first edn. has an introduction by NELLIE= J.M.P. van Kol-Porrey. Spelling of author's name at end of volume has changed into Kooij- van Zeggelen. Good copy. Scarce.

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