Maurits (P.A. Daum) - Aboe Bakar, Indische roman - 2 delen - 1894

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Maurits (P.A. Daum) - Aboe Bakar, Indische roman - 2 delen - 1894
Colonial history - Quantity: 2 - Book

Aboe Bakar, Indian novel, by Maurits (P.A. Daum 1850-1898) - 2 Volumes - published by G. Kolff, Batavia/Loman & Funke, 's Gravenhage - second edition - undated [1894].

Hard cover - 216 + 219 pages - dimensions 23,5 x 15 cm - gold print on spine - good condition: cover little bit of wear, cover pages slightly brownish.

Aboe Bakar was previously (in 1893) published as a serial in the Bataviaasch Nieuwsblad.
The story takes place at the end of the nineteenth century on Java. The child of a white man and a native woman is not recognised by the father. The child of a white man and a native woman is not acclaimed by the father. He converted to Islam, adopted the name Aboe Bakar and even went on a pilgrimage to Mecca. But also in the kampong there is no room for this Indo.

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
2
Subject
Colonial history
Author/ Illustrator
Maurits (P.A. Daum)
Book Title
Aboe Bakar, Indische roman - 2 delen
Condition
Good
Publication year oldest item
1894
Edition
Reprint
Language
Dutch
Original language
Yes
Publisher
G. Kolff, Batavia/Loman & Funke, 's Gravenhage
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