Indonesia, Nederlandsch Oost-Indische Archipel; Topografische inrichting 's Gravenhage - Atlas van Nederlandsch Oost-Indië - 1901-1920

Description
Indonesia, Nederlandsch Oost-Indische Archipel; Topografische inrichting 's Gravenhage - Atlas van Nederlandsch Oost-Indië - 1901-1920
Large format / detailed maps / one-time print

Compiled at the Topographic Bureau Batavia in the years 1897-1904
(rewritten edition of the Atlas of J.W. Stemfoort/J.J. ten Siethoff), reproduced at the topographical establishment ’s Gravenhage 1898-1907 under the direction of director C.A. Eckstein;
Published on the orders of the Department of Colonies.

16 double, very detailed maps Decorative title page with weapon, globes, sketchy table of contents.
Binding jaded (see photos). Top and bottom spine /corners jaded and a bit loose. Text block just fine in the binding, no loose maps/pages. Atlas has often been open. Binding has some ' ridges ', probably from some slight moisture. The maps consist of two pages. Verso blank. Marbled panels. Original binding, which is special.

Very valuable atlas.
Due to the large size, pickup in Rotterdam is the easiest.

Lot details
Object
Atlas
Country (current geographical location)
Indonesia
Geographical specification
Nederlandsch Oost-Indische Archipel
Map maker/ publisher
Topografische inrichting 's Gravenhage
Map/ Book title
Atlas van Nederlandsch Oost-Indië
Period
1901-1920
Condition
Good
Technique
Lithography
Additional Information
Large format / detailed maps / one-time print
Size of the largest image
65×48 cm
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