J.L. Rhemrev - Big Game Hunt in Java - 1884

Description
J.L. Rhemrev - Big Game Hunt in Java - 1884
Colonial history, Illustrated, Sport, games & pastimes - Quantity: 1 - Book

- Illustrated with 4 double-page chromolithographic plates by P.J. Mulder depicting a hunting cabin, a tiger hunt, a wild boar hunt, and a group of hunters watching a dead deer being carried by native bearers.

- The author, the Dutch translator Johan Leendert Vermehr (Rhemrev) (1821-1903) was born on Java and spent almost his entire life on the island.

- This book was printed at Leiden during the author's brief period teaching Javanese at the university in 1884, probably as a text for his students.

- Pages mainly unopend

- In good condition. Traces of usage along the edges and top and bottom of spine.

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
1
Subject
Colonial history, Illustrated, Sport, games & pastimes
Author/ Illustrator
J.L. Rhemrev
Book Title
Big Game Hunt in Java
Condition
Good
Publication year oldest item
1884
Edition
1st Edition
Language
Javanese
Original language
Yes
Publisher
E.J. Brill, (Leiden)
Binding/ Material
Softback
Number of pages
92
Dimensions
19×13 cm
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