Georg Krause - Borneo - 1926

Description
Georg Krause - Borneo - 1926
History, Natural History, Photography, Ethnology - Quantity: 3

Georg Krause - BORNEO I: Einleitung; II: Urwaldbilder; III: Affenbilder.

München, G.Mueller, 1926 - 3 volumes - original heavy limp paper portfolios, title and author's name in bold gilt type on each front cover, within a broad gilt line border.

Each portfolio also marked I, II and III in gilt on front cover.

Together 36 loose full-sized plates after original photographs taken by author, each portfolio with a loosely inserted text-leave in GERMAN, being an introduction and concise description to the plates.

A complete set of plates after field-photos of superb quality by [Dr] Gregor Krause,taken during his posting as an army medic at Balikpapan, Dutch territory of Borneo, 1920-1925.

I: plates depict some Dayak Headmen and a young Orang Utan family; II: The Jungle of Borneo; II: A family of Nose-monkeys.

Lot details
Object
Portfolio
Number of Books
3
Subject
Ethnology, History, Natural History, Photography
Author/ Illustrator
Georg Krause
Book Title
Borneo
Condition
Very good
Publication year oldest item
1926
Edition
1st Edition
Language
German
Original language
Yes
Number of pages
46
Dimensions
39×31 cm
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