NEDERLANDSCH NIEUW GUINEA EN DE PAPOESCHE EILANDEN. HISTORISCHE BIJDRAGE 1500-1883.
Vol. 1: XLIX + 471 pp.; Vol. 2: XL + 496 pp.. Very large coloured lithographed folded map, 1: 250.0000. Batavia-'s Hage, W. Bruining & Co./M. Nijhoff, 1884. 2 parts bound in 1 volume. Hbk. Former Library copy.
book nr. 13166 € 350,00
Detailed Dutch language historic survey, compiled after early printed sources and archivalia, of early [Dutch] contacts with the Territory of New Guinea and surrounding Papuan Islands. With a text (probably by Prof. Wichmann) written in pencil on the page opposite the title page and a few remarks in pencil throughout.