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(AYMÉ, JEAN JACQUES). Déportation et naufrage de J.J. Aymé, ex-législateur; suivis du tableau de vie et de mort des déportés, a son départ de la Guyane, avec quelques observations sur cette colonie et sur les nègres. Paris, Maradan, (1800).8vo. Modern half calf, spine ribbed and with gilt lettering. 269,(26) pp. Aymé, imprisoned during the French Revolution, was sent to Guiana as a prisoner. After a year he escaped in an American ship bound for Gothenburgh. The ship encountered a very bad storm in the North Sea, and at last struck on the coast of Scotland, near Fraserburgh. Most of those on board were lost, but Aymé and a few others were taken off the wreck by a boat from shore. Aymé at last returned to France. Including information on the colony and the blacks and an alphabetical list of names of deportees and the ships they embarked upon. - (Half-title missing). - A nice copy.Sabin 2521; Huntress 132C; Work p.275. [Boeknr.: 17602 ]

€ 275,00

BERKEL, Adriaan van. De reizen van Adriaan van Berkel naar Guiana. Indianen en planters in de 17de eeuw. Bezorgd door Martijn van den Bel, Lodewijk Hulsman & Lodewijk Wagenaar Leiden, Sidestone Press, 2014. Wrappers. With 12 illustrations. 214 pp. This book is a reissue of the travelogue of Adriaan van Berkel, first published in 1695 by Johan ten Hoorn in Amsterdam. The first part deals with Van Berkelís adventures in the Dutch colony located on the Berbice River in the Guianas; the second part is a description of Surinam, the adjacent colony the Dutch took over from the British in 1667. [Boeknr.: 33651 ]

€ 30,00

BERKEL, Adriaan van. The Voyages of Adriaan van Berkel to Guiana. Amerindian-Dutch relationships in 17th-century Guyana. Edited by Martijn van den Bel, Lodewijk Hulsman & Lodewijk Wagenaar Leiden, Sidestone Press, 2014. Wrappers. With 12 illustrations. 280 pp. This book is a reissue of the travelogue of Adriaan van Berkel, first published in 1695 by Johan ten Hoorn in Amsterdam. The first part deals with Van Berkelís adventures in the Dutch colony located on the Berbice River in the Guianas; the second part is a description of Surinam, the adjacent colony the Dutch took over from the British in 1667. [Boeknr.: 33650 ]

€ 30,00

FINDLAY, D.G.A. De geschiedenis van het bagno van Frans Guyana. 2e druk. (Paramaribo, 1976). Half cloth. With folding map and many illustrations. 238 pp. - (First issued in 'De West'). [Boeknr.: 21697 ]

€ 45,00

GUIANA. - Carte de l' entrée de la riviere de Berbiche suivant les plans des Hollandois. Paris, 1762.Engraving depicting the bank of the Berbice river in British Guiana/ Guyana, hand-coloured, with nice cartouche. Ca. 21 x 16,5 cm. From: J.N. Bellin, Le petit atlas maritime. Koeman, Suriname, 311. [Boeknr.: 34216 ]

€ 65,00

GUIANA. - Carte de l' entrée de la riviere de Berbiche suivant les plans des Hollandois. Paris, 1762.Engraving depicting the bank of the Berbice river in British Guiana/ Guyana, with nice cartouche. Ca. 21 x 16,5 cm. From: J.N. Bellin, Le petit atlas maritime. Koeman, Suriname, 311. [Boeknr.: 34217 ]

€ 45,00

GUIANA. - Carte de l' entrée de la riviere de Poumaron suivant les plans des Hollandois. Paris, 1762.Engraving depicting the bank of the Pomeroon river in British Guiana/ Guyana, coloured in outline, with nice cartouche. Ca. 21 x 16,5 cm. From: J.N. Bellin, Le petit atlas maritime. [Boeknr.: 34215 ]

€ 45,00

GUIANA. - Carte de l' Isle de Caienne, et des environs. Par Jacques Nicolas Bellin. - Kaart van het eiland Cayenne, en omleggende plaatsen, door Hr. Bellin. (No pl.), 1753).Engraved map of Cayenne Island, French Guiana, with nice cartouche and compass rose, hand-coloured, by J. van Schley. Ca. 21,5 x 28 cm. Attractive chart of the coast of French Guyana locating the important fortifications and natural harbor of Cayenne. [Boeknr.: 34220 ]

€ 65,00

GUIANA. - Carte de l' Isle de Caienne, et des environs. Par Jacques Nicolas Bellin. - Kaart van het eiland Cayenne, en omleggende plaatsen, door Hr. Bellin. (No pl.), 1753).Engraved map of Cayenne Island, French Guiana, with nice cartouche and compass rose, by J. van Schley. Ca. 21,5 x 28 cm. From Histoire Generale des Voyages. - Attractive chart of the coast of French Guyana locating the important fortifications and natural harbor of Cayenne by Jacques Nicolas Bellin.. [Boeknr.: 34222 ]

€ 65,00

GUIANA. - Carte des entrées des rivieres de Demerary et d 'Essequebe, suivant les plans des Hollandois. Paris, 1762.Engraving depicting the banks of the Demerara and Essequibo river in British Guiana/ Guyana, with nice cartouche. Ca. 21 x 16 cm. From: J.N. Bellin, Le petit atlas maritime. Koeman, Suriname, 309. [Boeknr.: 34214 ]

€ 45,00

GUIANA. - La Guyane Françoise, avec partie de la Guayne Hollandoise; suivant les opérations et les cartes récentes des ingénieurs géographes François, par Rigobert Bonne. (No pl., 1780).Engraved map of French Guiana, with part of Dutch and Portuguese Guiana. Ca. 32 x 21 cm. From: Guillaume Thomas Francois Raynal, Atlas de Toutes les Parties Connues du Globe Terrestre. [Boeknr.: 34218 ]

€ 65,00

GUIANA. - La ville de Cayenne. De stad Cayenne. (Paris), 1753).Engraved plan of the colonial fortification Cayenne on Cayenne Island, French Guiana, with nice cartouche, by J. van Schley. Ca. 21,5 x 27 cm. From Histoire Generale des Voyages. - A fine city plan of the town of Cayenne by Jacques Nicolas Bellin. [Boeknr.: 34223 ]

€ 65,00

IM THURN, Everard Ferdinand. Among the Indians of Guiana being sketches chiefly anthropologic from the interior of British Guiana. London, Kegan Paul, Trench, & Co., 1883.Original decorated cloth. With folding map (with rear), 10 plates (3 coloured lithographs) and 43 wood-engravings. XVI,445 pp. First edition. - Im Thurn (1852-1932) was an author, explorer, botanist and photographer and became curater of the British Guiana Museum from1877 to 1882. He was a government agent in British Guiana from 1891 to 1899 and Governor of Fiji from 1904 to 1910. 'A classic description of the interior of British Guiana in the 1880's: archaeology, anthropology, and natural history'. - Name cut from title-page, otherwise fine.Howgego IV, p.473-476. [Boeknr.: 8297 ]

€ 275,00

(PRUDHOMME, Louis). Reise nach Guiana und Cayenne, nebst einer Uebersicht der ältern dahin gemachten reisen und neuern Nachrichten von diesem Lande, dessen Bewohnern und den vorigen europäischen Colonien, besonders den französischeen. Aus dem Französischen. Frankfurt, Anton Pichler, 1799.Sm.8vo. Contemporary half vellum, with orange morocco title-label to spine. With folding map of French Guiana, with inset map of the island of Cayenne and plan of the city, and engraved plate. VI,(2),296 pp. First German edition,first published in French in Paris in 1798; with fine bookplate of Gunnar Degelius. - The work gives a short historical introduction, a description of the plants and animals of Guiana, the customs of the Indians, the European colonies of France, Spain, Portugal and the Netherlands and annotations on the languages of the Indians in the neighbourhood of Cayenne. - With fine map. - (Lacks first free endpaper). - A nice copy.Cf. Cat. Suriname-Catalogus UB Amsterdam 5381; Sabin 66412; The James Ford Bell Library P545; Leclerc 1210; Chadenet 671; [Boeknr.: 28533 ]

€ 595,00

SCHOMBURGK, Robert Hermann. The Guiana travels of Robert Schomburgk 1835-1844. Edited by Peter Rivière. London, 2006. 8vo. 2 volumes. Cloth, with dust-jackets. With 3 maps and 13 illustrations. XIII,406; XII,266 pp. Hakluyt Society, 3rd series, 16-17. - Volume I: Explorations on behalf of the Royal Geographical Society 1835-1839. Volume II: The boundary survey 1840-1844. Robert Hermann Schomburgk (1804 - 1865) was a German-born explorer for Great Britain who carried out geographical, ethnological and botanical studies in South America and the West Indies. [Boeknr.: 34645 ]

€ 95,00

SURINAME. Carte de la Guiane .Tiré de la carte de l'Amerique de M. Danville. Amsterdam, A. van Krevelt, 1773.Engraved map of the coastline of Suriname and British and French Guiana, with compass rose, hand-coloured. Ca. 23 x 31,5 cm. 'Pour servir à l'histoire philosophique & politique des etablissemens du commerce des Européens dans les deux Indes'.Koeman, Suriname, 24. [Boeknr.: 34219 ]

€ 65,00

SURINAME. Carte de la Guyane. Tiré de la carte de l'Amerique de M. Danville. (No pl.), 1757.Engraved map of the coastline of Suriname and British and French Guiana, with compass rose and fine cartouche, by Jean Nicolas Bellin. Ca. 23,5 x 32 cm. From 'Histoire générale des voyages. - Cf. Koeman, Suriname, 24. [Boeknr.: 34221 ]

€ 65,00


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