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BRUSSE, A.T. Curaçao en zijn bewoners. Curaçao, 1882. Reprint. Aruba, De Wit, 1969. Boards, with dust-jacket. 172,(3) pp. [Boeknr.: 6735 ]

€ 18,00

BUDDINGH, Bernard R. Van Punt en Snoa. Ontstaan en groei van Willemstad, Curaçao vanaf 1634, de Willemstad tussen 1700 en 1732 en de bouwgeschiedenis van de synagoge Mikvé Israel-Emmanuel, 1730-1732. 's Hertogenbosch, Aldus, 1994. 4to. Boards, with dust-jacket. With numerous photographic illustrations (some in colours). 251 pp. [Boeknr.: 16100 ]

€ 25,00

BURDON, Katharine Janet. A handbook of St. Kitts - Nevis, a presidency of the Leeward Island Colony containing information for residents and visitors concerning the islands of St. Christiopher or St. Kitts, Nevis and Anguilla. London, The West India Committee, 1920.Sm.8vo. Original cloth. With folding panorama of St. Kitts, 6 maps (4 folding) and 13 photographic plates. VIII,247 pp. +13 pp. with advertisements. First edition; signed by the author. - A comprehensive guide to St Kitts, Nevis and Anguilla. [Boeknr.: 36655 ]

€ 225,00

CARRIBEAN. FOCUS: CARIBBEAN. Edited by Sidney W. Mintz and Sally Price. Washington, Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, 1984-85. 10 (of 11) issues. Wrappers. K.M. BILBY. The Caribbean as a musical region; M.R. TROUILLOT. Nation, state, and society in Haiti, 1804-1984; C.STONE. A political profile of the Caribbean; M.C. ALLEYNE. A linguistic perspective on the Caribbean; G.B. HAGELBERG. Sugar in the Caribbean: turning sunshine into money; S.W. MINTZ. From plantations to peasantries in the Caribbean; etc. [Boeknr.: 31028 ]

€ 95,00

CARRIBEAN. WEST INDIES. (No pl., ca. 1800).Engraved map by T. Clerk, coloured in outline. Ca. 50 x 69 cm. Detailed map of the Caribbean region, depicting the Bahamas, Cuba, Haiti/Dominican Republic, and the Lesser Antilles. - (Browning). [Boeknr.: 26469 ]

€ 325,00

CHARLEVOIX, Pierre François Xavier de. Histoire de l'isle Espagnole ou de S. Domingue. Paris, Hippolyte-Louis Guerin, 1730-1731.2 volumes. 4to. Contemporary speckled calf (2 hinges rep.), spine gilt with red and green morocco lables to spines. With 3 engraved headpieces and 18 maps and plans (11 folding). XXVIII,482,(59); XIV,506,(60) pp. First edition. - An extensive history of Santo Domingo, based on the manuscripts of the Jesuit missionary Jean-Baptiste de Pers, covering the years from 1492 to 1724, including much material relating to the indigenous and black populations. With handsome detailed engraved maps of Santo Domingo, Haiti, Venezuela, and the Caribbean area. One of the most important single histories of a Caribbean island from this early period. - A fine copy with wide margins.Sabin 12127; Palau 67166; European-Americana VI, p.75; Afro-Americana 2213; Howgego p.217; Boucher de la Richarderie VI, p.182; Le Clerc 1371; Chadenat 1279 Ouvrage très recherché. [Boeknr.: 36727 ]

€ 3250,00

COOMANS-EUSTATIA, M., W. RUTGERS, H.E. COOMANS. (R Drie Curaçaose schrijvers in veelvoud. Boeli van Leeuwen, Tip Marugg, Frank Martinus Arion. (Zutphen, Walburg Pers, 1991). Cloth, with dust-jacket. With photographic illustrations. 544 pp. [Boeknr.: 30555 ]

€ 18,00

CORY, Charles B. Birds of the Bahama islands containing many birds new to the islands, and a number of undescribed winter plumages of North American species. Boston, published by the author, 1880.8vo. Original pictorial cloth. With 8 hand coloured lithographed plates. 250 pp. 'Mr. Cory’s book forms an invaluable hand-book of West Indian ornithology, and will prove indispensable to all future workers in this field' (J.A. Allen). He was appointed honorary curator of the Field Museum in Chicago in 1893. An outstanding ornithological work describing 149 native species of the West Indies. - A very fine copy. Zimmer, 137. Nissen 203. [Boeknr.: 36601 ]

€ 975,00

Criens, S.R. Literatuuroverzicht van de Nederlandse Antillen. 7e editie. Amsterdam, Stichting voor Culturele Samenwerking, 1985. Wrappers. XV,415 pp. [Boeknr.: 30611 ]

€ 18,00

CROES, Rudolf M. Welvaart zonder ontwikkeling. De invloed van de oliemaatschappijen op de Arubaanse economie 1928-1948. Leiden, KITLV, 1987. Wrappers. VIII,110 pp. [Boeknr.: 28800 ]

€ 18,00

CUBA. Atlas de Cuba. XX Aniversario del triunfo de la revolución Cubana. La Habana, Instituto Cubano de Geodesia y Cartografía, 1978.Oblong 8vo. Original cloth, with dust-jacket. With 143 coloured maps. [Boeknr.: 36696 ]

€ 65,00

CURAÇAO. - Het springen van's lands oorlogschip Alphen, in de haven van Curaçao. (No pl.), P. Conradi & v.d. Plaats, 1787.Engraving depicting the explosion of the Dutch men-of-war Alphen in the harbour of Willemstad, St. Annabaai Curaçao, after Hendrik Kobell by Jan Punt. Ca. 23 x 35,5 cm The explosion of the frigate Alphen with the entire crew of 206 men in the port of Willemstad on the St. Anna Bay in Curaçao, September 15, 1778. An explosion rips the ship to pieces. Commanded by captain George Willem Hendrik Baron van der Feltz. - A fine impression.Muller, Historieplaten, 4332 b; De Groot & Vorstman, Zeilschepen, 176; Cf. Atlas van Stolk 4279. [Boeknr.: 22287 ]

€ 275,00

DAALDER, R., A. KIESKAMP, D.J. TANG. (Red.). Slaven en schepen. Enkele reis, bestemming onbekend. Leiden, Amsterdam, Scheepvaart Museum, 2001. 4to. Wrappers. With many illustrations (several in colours). 135 pp. Essays on the Dutch slavetrade. [Boeknr.: 23179 ]

€ 35,00

DANTZIG, A. van. Het Nederlandse aandeel in de slavenhandel. Bussum, Fubula-Van Dishoeck, 1968. Boards. With many illustrations. 144 pp. - (With library stamp). [Boeknr.: 8659 ]

€ 18,00

DEBROT, Cola. Bewolkt bestaan. Roman. Amsterdam, J.M. Meulenhoff, (1948). Half cloth, with dust-jacket (dam.). 352 pp. [Boeknr.: 29698 ]

€ 18,00

DERKX, J0. Netherlands Antilles and Aruba. A bibliography 1980-1995. Leiden, KITLV, 1996. Wrappers. XVII,591 pp. - (Carribbean Bibliographies). [Boeknr.: 28675 ]

€ 18,00

DISSEL, S. van. Curaçao. Herinneringen en schetsen. Leyden, A.W. Sythoff, 1857.Modern cloth, original printed wrappers mounted. 162,(1) pp. First edition. - Curaçao, memories and sketches. - Scarce.Tiele 317; Muller, America, p.55; Sabin 20277. [Boeknr.: 36656 ]

€ 650,00

DITZHUIJZEN, Jeanette van. Geschiedenis in steen. De ontwikkeling van de Monumentenzorg op Curaçao. Amsterdam, KIT, 2012. Boards. With many coloured photographic ilustrations.148 pp. [Boeknr.: 32746 ]

€ 35,00

DRAKE, Francis. Drie voornaame zee-togten van Franciscus Draak, na America, door de Suyd-Zee en vervolgens rond-om den geheelen aard-kloot gedaan, in't jaar 1577 en vervolgens. Behelsende een naauwkeurige beschrijving der kusten van die gewesten, veele bysondere voor-vallen, en aanmerkelijke saaken. Op ordre van den admiraal beschreeven, door een sijner reys-gesellen; nu alder-eerst uyt het Engels vertaald. Leyden, Pieter van der Aa, 1706.Sm.8vo. Later half calf. With engraved title-vignette, folding map and 5 engraved folding plates. 45, (3) pp. Issued in Pieter van der Aa's collection of voyages. - Famous accounts of the three voyages of the English navigator Sir Francis Drake (ca. 1540-1596) to America and the West Indies. Including the first circumnavigation of the globe by an Englishman. - (Soiled).Tiele 5; Cat. NHSM I, p.107; Howgego p.322; not in Sabin or European Americana. [Boeknr.: 33370 ]

€ 950,00

DUTCH ANTILLES. Oranje en de zes Caraibische parelen. Officieel gedenkboek ter gelegenheid van het gouden regeringsjubileum van Koningin Wilhelmina 1898 - 31 augustus - 1948. Amsterdam, J.H. de Bussy, 1948. Large 4to. Cloth, with dust-jacket (sl. soiled). With coloured maps and many photographic illustrations. 532 pp. Ample describtions of the Netherlands Antilles with contributions by A.J.C. Krafft, P.A. Kasteel, N. van Meeteren, W.J. Goslinga, M.D. Latour, B. de Gaay Fortman, etc. [Boeknr.: 22837 ]

€ 65,00

DUTCH ANTILLES. JAARLIJKSE VERSLAGEN VAN HET GESCHIED-, TAAL-, LAND-, EN VOLKENKUNDIG GENOOTSCHAP CURAÇAO 1897-1903. Reprint. Amsterdam, S. Emmering, 1985. 2 volumes. Wrappers (sl. dam.). Contains: Een veel bewogen tijdperk. (Een achttal jaren uit de geschiedenis van Curaçao 1796-1804; A. Valk. The celebration of the queen's accession at St. Eustatius; J.H.J. Hamelberg. Jan Erasmus Reining; Idem. Tobago. Een vergeten Nederlandsche kolonie; etc. [Boeknr.: 6810 ]

€ 35,00

EDWARDS, Bryan. The history, civil and commercial of the British colonies in the West Indies. London, J. Stockdale, 1793-18013 volumes + atlas. 4to. Contemporary uniform calf, gilt fillets round sides, spines gilt with red and green morocco title-labels (spines sl. rubbed and top of spines sl. dam.; atlas volume rebacked with the original spine laid down). With engraved portrait, 2 engraved maps (1 folding) and 3 engraved plates; atlas volume: engraved frontispiece (Sable Venus), large folding map of the West Indies in 2 sheets, 6 engraved plates and 8 engraved maps (1 folding). XXXVI,494; 500; XX,443 pp. Volume I - II first edition, volume III third enlarged edition, with the atlas volume issued with the second edition (the fine maps and plates were not issued with the first edition). - The author was a West India merchant who spent much of his youth in Jamaica and later travelled extensively throughout the West Indies. 'Standard for over a century, and still in many respects the best book on the subject up to the close of the 18th century ... Of immeasurable value for contemporary conditions, showing the state of affairs after the American war and before the abolition of the traffic in blacks' (Ragatz III, p.165). Volume III contains: An historical survey of the French colony in the island of St. Domingo: comprehending an account of the revolt of the negroes in the year 1791. - A classic of Caribbean literature and the best description of the erea in the eighteenth century. - (Some marginal wormholes at the end of vol. II not effecting the text). - A fine set.Sabin 21901; Cox II, p.228; Howgego p.345 'containing a wealth of information'. [Boeknr.: 1548 ]

€ 2450,00

EQUIANO, Olaudah. Equiano's reizen. De autobiografie van een negerslaaf. (Uitgegeven door) Paul Edwards. Haarlem, Fibula-Van Dishoeck, (1977). Wrappers. With illustrations. 114 pp. Curious autobiography by Olauda Equiano, born in Eboe (Benin) in 1745 and sold into slavery as a boy. A classic work of black writing including an account of the wreck of the slaver Nancy in the Bahamas. [Boeknr.: 20596 ]

€ 15,00

EVANS, P.G.H. Birds of the eastern Caribbean. (London, Macmillan, 1990). Wrappers. With many coloured illustrations. VI,162 pp. [Boeknr.: 30556 ]

€ 15,00


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