H.J.J.L ridder de Stuers - De Vestiging en uitbreiding der Nederlanders ter westkust van Sumatra - 1849

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H.J.J.L ridder de Stuers - De Vestiging en uitbreiding der Nederlanders ter westkust van Sumatra - 1849
Colonial history, War history - Quantity: 1 - Book

(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.

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
1
Subject
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
Condition
Good
Publication year oldest item
1849
Edition
1st Edition Thus
Language
Dutch
Original language
Yes
Publisher
P.J. Veth
Binding/ Material
Hardback
Number of pages
503
Dimensions
24.5×16.5 cm
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