(Indonesia) Sumatra: H.J.J.L. de Stuers - De vestiging en uitbreiding der Nederlanders ter westkust van Sumatra - 1849/1850.
Two volumes in one binding, with fourteen tinted/hand-coloured lithographs.
Amsterdam, P.N. van Kampen.
Sought-after work. Complete, two volumes in one binding, with the fourteen tinted/hand-coloured lithographs, including the two maps. One map has a tear in the fold, one loose page.
Interesting work based on information and accounts that were collected by De Stuers (1788-1861) when he was military commander and Resident of Padang between 1824 and 1829.
Condition: The spine is discoloured, signature on the inside cover, see photos. With the usual foxing and water stains in the bottom margin. All lithographs are present.
- Number of Books
- Colonial history, War history
- Author/ Illustrator
- H.J.J.L ridder de Stuers
- Book Title
- De Vestiging en uitbreiding der Nederlanders ter westkust van Sumatra
- Publication year oldest item
- 1st Edition Thus
- Original language
- P.J. Veth
- Binding/ Material
- Number of pages
- 24.5×16.5 cm