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S.L. ['s-Gravenhage], 1976. Small 8°, pict. wraps., 110pp., many text-ills. & plans of various cities, short glossary, register. Tourist-guide supplying ample information on Java & Bali, S. & Western Sumatra, S. Sulawesie & description of the cities of Bangkok & Singapore. (wrs. somewh. scuffed, some dog-earing.)
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Book number: 535
€  10.00 [Appr.: US$ 10.87 | £UK 9 | JP¥ 1407]
Keywords: singapore/tourism

'Because it is your book of Health, We thought you'd like a part in finishing it up, and so we count on you for Art' [Original edition].
New York, Metropolitan Life Insurance Company, [circa], 1955. Small 8°. Original wrappers, stapled. Cover with coloured A.B.C. illustration. [13]pp. with Capitals A-Z with rhymed text and 7 (six announced) monochrome illustrations to be finished in colour paint or crayon. Added a loose paper chart with a coloured illustration suggesting colours you like best, a simple 20-point wuestionnaire printed on verso:Is your grade 100 for Health?, loosely inserted. Illustrated company's notice suggesting application of vegetable colours by lack of paint or crayon printed inside front cover. English language A-B-C booklet in which awareness of Health Care is promoted amongst children by the Metropolitan Life Insurence Company New York-San Francisco-Ottawa. Very fine copy. Scarce.
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Book number: 52403
€  150.00 [Appr.: US$ 162.98 | £UK 131.75 | JP¥ 21110]
Keywords: abc book healthcare alphabet metropolitan insurence advertising promotion reclame publicity education

Collectie van 10 getinte kamptekeningen van Banjoe Biroe, Japans concentratiekamp bij Ambarawa, Centraal Java [Collection of 10 occasionally tinted reproduction after original drawings, signed in print: A.M., of sceneries and views from Banjoe Biroe, near Ambarawa, Central-Java].
S.I., s.n. [circa], 2000. Tog. 10, of which 7 tinted and 3 monochrome reproductions after original drawings, each 300x200mm., incl. margins. Illustrates camp views and sceneries from Banjoe Biroe, a conglomerate of japanese concentration cemps for Women and small children, men and elder boys, located near Ambarawa, Central Java under japanese oppression 1942-1945. 5 reproductions initialled A.M., 4 titled, e.g.: De Geitenwei Banjoe biroe, Banjoe Biroe, (2 different drawings), De Poort Banjoe BiroeHet Poortje, not initialled. Reproductions in fine condition.
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Book number: 55105
€  75.00 [Appr.: US$ 81.49 | £UK 66 | JP¥ 10555]
Keywords: banjoebiroe japanesecamps oppression captivity concentrationcamps drawings picture views topography java ambarawa pacificwar occupation colonialism indonesia southeastasia camplife

[Collection of 5 partly handcoloured fashion designs based upon indonesian tradition female dress].
S.I. ['s-Gravenhage], A.R., [circa], 1947. In-plano. Tog. 7 A-4 sized leaves (versos blank). Each leave with a separate partly handcolured fashion design, with descriptive text in Ms. in ink. 1:(Serimpi): Skirt in blue Faille woven with silver stripes and a plain panel in front. Silver girdle lined purple. Bodice in darker blue velvet with silver braiding. 2: Model Jenny III. 3: Koor III. 4: Caladium . Suggestions for application.. 5: Malayu. Gown in burnt-orange chiffon. Skirt straitht, folded over at a side to form a Plis Creux. Skirt draped over belt at side, to re-appear from under belt as a plaited scarf in crimson and mauve. Bodice folded over at side. Belt and Sandals crimson velvet. The Bodice should fit tightly enough to dispense with shoulder straps; 6: Slendang. Gown in powder-blue and pale yellow geogette. The bodice crosses at the back and is held in front by two Javanese ornaments in Chaste Silver. One end of the bodice passes under the girdle as a long pleated loose panel. Belt in yellow felted faced silver. 7: Sunda. Gown in brown and gold metal cloth. Skirt straight, folded over in front and draped under belt. Belt gold; Belt and bodice faced with green. Pink Coatee in stiff transparant material (Organdie with metal thread, stiffened lace etc.) jade buttons. An interesting convolut, vere well preserved. Designs look a bit old fashioned, even for the first few years after the end of the Second Worldwar. It might be due to the fact that desiners lived on Java under the Japanese oppression 1942-1945.
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Book number: 56177
€  225.00 [Appr.: US$ 244.48 | £UK 197.5 | JP¥ 31664]
Keywords: fashion design females dress clothing handcolouring manuscript tradition indonesia background culture heritage legacy influence watercolours serimpi melayu

Misse, haer korte uytlegginghe, ende Godtvruchtighe oeffeningen onder de selve. En eenige besondere zegeningen: en het gebruyck der HH. Sacramenten, zoo die in de Heylige Catholijcke Apostelijcke Roomsche Kercke geoeffent worden. [Laetste druck verbetert en vermeerdert/Final edition revised and enla
'T Antwerpen, Petrus Jouret, 1732. In-8. Contemp. full calf, with clasps. Ti.-p. with engraved printer's device. [5],37 [verso 38]; 487; [[5]pp. 37 captioned monochrome engraved allegoric (emblemata) plates to first section featuring the way of the Cross, engraved decorative endpapers. Detailed eighteenth century dutch language Roman Catholic liturgy. Royal Dutch Library, KB, calls for the edition Amsterdam 1651. (binding heavily shaved and worn, lower clasp gone, contents clean).
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Book number: 53635
€  450.00 [Appr.: US$ 488.95 | £UK 394.75 | JP¥ 63329]
Keywords: theology liturgy emblemata mass roman catholicism apostolic church history culture religion christianity heritage legacy eighteenthcentury 18thc

The Story of the Willow Patterned Plate. [Fifth printing].
London, Adam & Charles Black, 1975. Small 8°. Original white coloured boards. Covertitle in bold blue type with a blue coloured willow patterned plate at top, repeated on lower outer cover and on ti.-p. 39pp. Some blue coloured illustrations in text featuring details of willow-patterns, blue coloured willow patterned plates on endpapers. WITH a small original english language illustrated booksurvey looseli inserted. Small sized english language expert essay about chinese blue willow patterned plates, inroduced into england approx. 1880, incl. i.a. notes about its craft and and meaning. Very fine copy.
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Book number: 55403
€  15.00 [Appr.: US$ 16.3 | £UK 13.25 | JP¥ 2111]
Keywords: porcelain plate willowpattern craftsmen introduction essay expertise culture heritage greatbritain china japan asia fareast manufacture history heritage legacy

Weaving in Schools. Method of instruction and scheme of work. 2nd. edn.
Rugby, s.d. [circa], 1950. Small 8°, pict. wraps., 28pp. Many text-ills. & diagrams. A simple but very useful manual with step-by-step instruction.
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Book number: 7497
€  20.00 [Appr.: US$ 21.73 | £UK 17.75 | JP¥ 2815]
Keywords: weaving school instruction education

Beknopt Aardrijkskundig Woordenboek der Nederlanden. Orig. edn.
Gouda, G.B. van Goor Zonen, s.d.[..], 1855. thick 8°. orig. black panelled grained cloth, within a blind tooled ornamental border on both sides. Hftitle(verso with publ. imprint).[2](preface), 1173pp. printed in 2 collumns, [2]pp. being list of abbrev. used and errata. First edn. of this famous dutch geographical glossary, that supplies massive information on the subject, incl. etymological meaning, where applicable, derivations from other languages, &c..Very good copy in orig. publ. cloth. Scarce.
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Book number: 40067
€  475.00 [Appr.: US$ 516.12 | £UK 416.5 | JP¥ 66847]
Keywords: 19th geography glossary place names etymology dutch woordenboek

Je recht komt met de jaren. Tweede bijgewerkte druk. (2nd. revised edn.).
Amsterdam, Raad voor het Jeugdbeleid, 1984. oblong 12°. orig. lettered wraps. 128pp. Text-ills. after drawings by Jan van Maasakkers, index. Official dutch youth policy and legislation explained and elucidated for dutch youths (:) laws and rights, education, juvenile sentencing, health and healthcare, labour, redundancy.. Fine copy.
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Book number: 42268
€  15.00 [Appr.: US$ 16.3 | £UK 13.25 | JP¥ 2111]
Keywords: youths jeugdbeleid policy legislation law rights education

Kamus Djerman-Indonesia. Orig. edn.
Djakarta, Obor, 1952. Small 8°. Orig. thin clothcovered boards. 140pp. Printed in double collumns. Simple glossary German-Indonesia, old spelling by a german missionary stationed as a teacher ingerman language at Purwokerto, Java. Good copy. (binding a bit dustjy, some marking at lower outer joint near spine, signature and name of previous owner on f.e.p.).
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Book number: 46618
€  35.00 [Appr.: US$ 38.03 | £UK 30.75 | JP¥ 4926]
Keywords: linguistics language glossary wordlist indonesia southeast asia

Reizen van D.E. van Braam Morris naar de Noordkust van Niederlandsch Nieuw Guinea. Eerste vaart op de Amberno- of Rochussen-Rivier. Taken fr.:BKI, X-1.
S.L., s.d. [circa], 1900. blind wraps. [42]pp., glossary, 2 large folded track-maps. Account of the first navigation up Rochussen-river by D.E. van Braam Morris, dutch territory of New Guinea.
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Book number: 8191
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Keywords: new guinea/oceania

Reizen naar Nederlandsch Nieuw-Guinea ondernomen op last der Regeering... in de jaren 1871, 1872, 1875-'76 door P. van der Crab, J.E. Teysmann, J.G. Coorengel en A.J. Langeveld van Hemert en P. Swaan.
'sGravenhage, 1879. clothbacked boards, orig. wrap. laid-down on upper bds., (xlii), 480pp., frontisp., (large folded col. lithogr. map), very large folded col. lithogr. map at the end, with legenda & inset/map. (loosely inserted). R/M, p.34; Tiele 908. Reports on voyages to (a.o.) New Guinea by command of dutch colonial administration, period 1818-1877. Scarce.
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Book number: 8192
€  385.00 [Appr.: US$ 418.33 | £UK 337.75 | JP¥ 54181]
Keywords: new guinea/oceania/19thc.

Gedichten. Eerste Sonnetten. Het gevecht met de Muze. Het zanduur van den Dood. Verspreide gedichten. Sonnetten en andere gedichten uit Friesland. First edn.
Amsterdam/Antwerpen, Contact, s.d. [circa], 1960. Orig. clothbacked boards, title in gilt on front boards. 230pp. Publ. announcing leaflet loosely inserted. Author's collected poems. Good copy.
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Book number: 42272
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Keywords: literature poetry dutch bertus aafjes

Cultuur en kleedgedrag in de 20e eeuw.
Groningen, 1950. Large 8°, orig. pict. col. wraps., 136pp., many text-ills., short glossary, bibliography, register. Dress-habits in 20th century Europe & their cultural influence. MINT copy.
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Book number: 13236
€  40.00 [Appr.: US$ 43.46 | £UK 35.25 | JP¥ 5629]
Keywords: fashion dress culture

Cultuur en kledinggedrag in de 20e eeuw. [Eerste druk; First edition].
Groningen, Wolters Noordhoff, 1985. Small 4°., original coloured and illustrated limp wrappers with cover title. 136pp. Many monochrome illustrations in text, some comparative tables and diagrams, some illustrations after drawing, explanatory glossary of terms used, bibliography, register, table of contents. Scholarly dutch language investigation in european culture and dress-code, habits and expression of male and female fashions and change during the twentieth century in Europe. Very fine copy.
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Book number: 51011
€  75.00 [Appr.: US$ 81.49 | £UK 66 | JP¥ 10555]
Keywords: cultural anthropology culture fashion dress code habits change male female fashions europe heritage

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