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ADAMS, Marie Jeanne. a.o. Decorative arts of Sumba. Amsterdam, Pepin Press, 1999. 4to. Wrappers. With numerous illustrations (many in colours). 160 pp. A description of the textile collection of the Rotterdam Ethnographic Museum. Marie Jeanne Adams. life and death on Sumba. Jill Forshee. Unfolding passages: weaving through the centuries in East Sumba. Akit Djajasoebrata & Linda Hanssen. Sumbanese textiles. [Boeknr.: 34727 ]

€ 35,00

ADATRECHTBUNDELS. Volume XXXVII: Bali en Lombok. 's Gravenhage, Martinus Nijhoff, 1934. Wrappers. VI,584 pp. [Boeknr.: 32641 ]

€ 40,00

ARNDT, P(aul). Mythologie, Religion und Magie im Sikagebiet (östl. Mittelflores). Ende-Flores, Arnoldus, 1932. Original printed wrappers, uncut. 326 pp. Flores (Pulau Flores) is one of the Lesser Sunda Islands, a group of islands in the eastern half of Indonesia. The Sika people are an ethnic group native to the region of east central Flores. - Scarce. [Boeknr.: 18691 ]

€ 75,00

BINNERTS, C. 'Alles is in orde, heeren .. !' Een dagboek van het eiland Flores uit het jaar 1943. Amsterdam, Swets & Zeitlinger, 1947. Modern batik binding (original wrappers preserved). 106 pp. [Boeknr.: 22453 ]

€ 45,00

EERDE, J.C. van. Aanteekeningen over de Bodha's van Lombok. (Batavia, 1901). Half cloth. (20) pp. - (Offprint TBG). [Boeknr.: 28731 ]

€ 30,00

EERDE, J.C. van. Gebruiken bij den rijstbouw en rijstoogst op Lombok. (Batavia, 1902). Wrappers. (11) pp. - (Offprint TBG). [Boeknr.: 28740 ]

€ 18,00

EERDE, J.C. van. Het grondbezit op Lombok. ('s Gravenhage, 1904). Wrappers. (31) pp. - (Offprint Indisch Genootschap). [Boeknr.: 28745 ]

€ 25,00

EERDE, J.C. van. De Toetoer Monjèh op Lombok. ('s Gravenhage, 1906). Half cloth. (92) pp. Offprint BKI. - 'Dit 'verhaal van de aap' is het meest populaire lontargeschrift op Lombok, gemaakt door den Sasak Djero Michram, desahoofd van Pantjor (Oost Lombok), in het Sasaksch en, voor zoover na te gaan, oorspronkelijk' (Lekkerkerker, Bali en Lombok, 336). [Boeknr.: 28729 ]

€ 40,00

EERDE, J.C. van. De Toetoer Tjilinaja op Lombok. ('s Gravenhage,1913). Half cloth. (35) pp. Offprint BKI. - 'Tjilinaja is een troetelnaam voor eene prinses van Daha, waarom deze roman ook bekend is onder den naam Toetoer Datoe Dehe' (Lekkerkerker, Bali en Lombok, 415). [Boeknr.: 28732 ]

€ 30,00

ELBERT, Johannes. Die Sunda-Expedition des Vereins für Geographie und Statistik zu Frankfurt am Main. Festschrift zur Feier des 75 jährigen Bestehens des Vereins. Frankfurt am Main, Hermann Minjon, 1911-12.2 volumes. 4to. Original half cloth (vol. II rebound in same style). With 7 maps (5 folding), 62 photographic plates and 200 illustrations. XXV,274; XV,373 pp. First edition. - Johannes Elbert explored in early 1910 the Nusa Tenggara islands in East Indonesia e.g. Bali, Lombok, Sumbawa, Salayer, Tukang Besi, Flores and Wetar, and also the islands of Southeast Sulawesi such as Muna, Buton, Kabaena, Rubia, Mengkoda, and several other areas of Java and Sumatra. Although the main purpose of the expedition was to explore the geographical relationship between the Asian and Australian area, this report also contains scattered items of information on the customs. - In good condition. Cat. KITLV, 1e suppl., p.4; Müller 0316. [Boeknr.: 1779 ]

€ 275,00

ERB, Maribeth. Vanishing cultures of the world. The Manggaraians. A guide to traditional lifestyles. (Singapore, Times Editions, 1999). 4to. Boards. With many photographic illustrations. 168 pp. 'Manggarai, the largest and most populous regency on Flores island in eastern Indonesia, boats a rich and diverse cultural heritage'. [Boeknr.: 22539 ]

€ 25,00

FORBES, Henry O(gg). A naturalist's wanderings in the Eastern Archipelago. A narrative of travel and exploration from 1878 to 1883. New York, Harper & Brothers, 1885.Original pictorial cloth gilt (extremities of spine damaged). With coloured frontispiece, 6 maps (3 folding), and many wood-engraved plates and illustrations. XIX,536 pp. First American edition. - The British zoologist H.O. Forbes (1851-1932) travelled from the Keeling Islands through Indonesia between 1878-1883 visiting The Cocos Islands, West Java, South-Sumatra, Timor, Ambon, Larat (one of the Tanimbar Islandst), and Buru. Giving in addition to a general travel-account, special ethnographic information of the little known inhabitants of the Timor and the Tanimbar Islands. - Inside fine.Cat. KITLV I, p.6; Nissen ZBI 1408. [Boeknr.: 31527 ]

€ 275,00

HUPBACH, Frieda. Das Land der ewigen Sonne. Erinnerungen eines Tropenkindes an Java und die Sundainseln. Leipzig, E.A. Seemann, (1937). Pictorial cloth. With 24 drawings by Karl Stratil. 248 pp. [Boeknr.: 34969 ]

€ 18,00

JONKER, J.C.G. Rottineesch-Hollandsch woordenboek. Leiden, E.J. Brill, 1908. 8vo. Half cloth. XII,806 pp. - Pulau Roti is an island near Timor. [Boeknr.: 5542 ]

€ 225,00

KRUYT, Albert Christiaan. De Soembaneezen. ('s Gravenhage, 1922). Wrappers. (142) pp. - (Offpr. B.K.I.). [Boeknr.: 16176 ]

€ 30,00

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