St. Eustatius

ATTEMA, Ypie. St.Eustatius. A short history of the island and its monuments. Zutphen, De Walburg Pers, 1976. Wrappers. With 26 illustrations. 87 pp. [Boeknr.: 726 ]

€ 20,00

BOLDINGH, I. The flora of the Dutch West Indian Islands. I.The flora of St. Eustatius, Saba and St. Martin. Leyden, E.J. Brill, 1909. Wrappers. With 3 folding maps. XII,321 pp. [Boeknr.: 36832 ]

€ 45,00

BRUIN, Willem de. De gouden rots. Hoe op Sint-Eustatius wereldgeschiedenis werd geschreven. Amsterdam, Balans, 2019. Wrappers. 272 pp. [Boeknr.: 36955 ]

€ 18,00

CORNET, Heleen. St. Eustatius. Echoes of the past. With Siegfried Lampe, Wendy Collins, Gay Soetekouw and Joh May. Saba, 1998. Oblong 8vo. Half cloth. With many coloured illustrations. 88 pp. Privately printed. With introduction by C.L. Temminck Groll. Dealing with the historical buidings of St. Eustatius. [Boeknr.: 36947 ]

€ 125,00

KEUR, John Y. & Dorothy L. Windward children. A study in human ecology of the three Dutch Windward Islands in the Caribbean. With a foreword by Vera Rubin. Assen, Van Gorcum, 1960. Cloth, with dust-jacket (sl. dam.). With maps and 11 photographic plates. 299 pp. [Boeknr.: 36975 ]

€ 45,00

MOLENGRAAFF, G.A.F. De geologie van het eiland St. Eustatius. Eene bijdrage tot de kennis der Nederlandsche koloniën. Leiden, E.J. Brill, 1886.4to. Modern cloth, original printed wrappers preserved .With photographic frontispiece, map and 2 lithographed plates. 64,4 pp. - (Thesis). (Thesis). - This is the thesis of the important Dutch geologist Gustaaf Adolf Frederik Molengraaff (1860-1942). St. Eustatius is a largely volcanic island in the Caribbean Windward group. - A fine copy.Renkema SE 25. [Boeknr.: 8491 ]

€ 125,00

St. EUSTATIUS. St. Eustache, eine der Antillischen Insuln in Nord-America welche 1781 von den Engelländern erobert und denen Holländern abgenomen worden. - St. Eustache, une des isles d'Antilles dans l'Amerique du Nord la quelle fut prise aux Hollandois en 1781 par les Anglois. Augsbourg, (ca. 1781).Contemporary handcoloured perspective view (vue d'optique or Guckkastenbild) by Johann Baptist Bergmüller. Ca. 31 x 44,5 cm (including margins). Rare and handsome optical view of the bay and town of St. Eustatius also known affectionately to the locals as Statia, part of the Caribbean Netherlands, with numerous sailing boats in the foreground. It shows the island of St. Eustatius taken by the English fleet in February 1781. Admiral Rodney's sailors and troops pillaged the island. The Dutch regained control over the devastated island in 1784.On 16th November 1776, the Dutch commander of St. Eustatius, Johannes de Graaff, ordered a salute to be fired from the Dutch Fort Orange to the flag of the rebellious English colonies in North America. The North Americans regarded this salute as recognition of their independence and first acknowledgment by a foreign power. - A very attractive view of the British naval assualt on Saint Eustatius that took place February, 1781 during the American War of Independence.Cresswell, The American Revolution in drawings and prints, 320. [Boeknr.: 21616 ]

€ 1250,00

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