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Title: Dutch-Asiatic shipping in the 17th and 18th centuries. Edited with assistance from A.C.J. Vermeulen. [Eerste druk; First edition].
Description: The Hague, Martinus Nijhoff, 1979-, 1987. 3 vols. Large stout 8°. Original publ. cloth, gilded titles on spines. (xi), 356; 626; 765pp. List of sources consulted, indexes: personalia, geographical names, ship's names, footnotes/references tables of contents [Rijks Geschiedkundige Publicatiën, Grote Serie 165, 166, 167]. Massive and detailed english language scholarly historic survey of dutch-asiatic shipping through the centuries by command of the Dutch East India Company, V.O.C. Compiled after archivalia and old printed sources as ship's journals and other reports by eye-witnesses of the Dutch Seaborne Empire. Very good set in orig. publ. cloth. VolumeI: Introduction; Volume II: Outward-bound voyages from The Netherlands to Asiaand the Cape (1595-1794); Volume III:Homeward-bound voyages from Asia and the Cape to the Netherlands (1597-1795).

Keywords: history survey dutch shipping asia maritime voc v.o.c. eastindiacompany voyages discovery seaborne empire asia indonesia japan ceylon india tonkin trade posts colonialism

Price: EUR 375.00 = appr. US$ 407.57 Seller: Antiquarian Booksellers Gemilang
- Book number: 53489


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