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Sketches, civil and military, of the Island of Java and its immediate dependencies:
Comprising interesting details of Batavia, and authentic particulars of the celebrated Poison-Tree. London Printed for J.J. Stockdale 1811
First edition pp.xix, , (17)-406, 2 folding maps. A good complete unsophisticated copy. The maps are in good condition, though mis-folded and lightly foxed. The title page is stained and there is some light foxing and off-setting throughout. The binding is contemporary boards, with later plain paper spine.
1815: Superb illustrations of Java
Memoir of the Conquest of Java;
With the subsequent operations of the British Forces, in the oriental archipelago. To which is subjoined, A statistical and historical sketch of Java; Being the result of observations made in a tour through the country; With an account of its dependencies. London printed for T. Egerton, Military Library 1815
First edition 4to, pp.xxiv, 369, 35 plates, of which 18 are maps and charts and 17 uncoloured aquatints by Joseph Jeakes. A very good copy handsomely bound by Hering in contemporary full calf, neatly rebacked. Corners slightly bumped, a little light off-setting.
Amsterdam Frederick Muller 1861
pp.viii, 549, 30 hand coloured plates. A very good copy bound in contemporary leather-backed boards. Blind stamp of British and Foreign Bible Society on title, and shelf number on spine. Inscribed to the British and Foreign Bible Society, from the Netherlands Bible Society.
Dr Krom's annotated copy
Oudheden van Java.
Lijst der voornaamste overblijfselen uit den Hindoetijd op Java met eene Oudheidkundige Kaart. Batavia Landsdrukkerij & 's Hage: M. Nijhoff 1891
First edition pp.xviii, 338. Verhandelingen van het Bataviaasch Genootschap van Kunsten en Wetenschapen, Deel XLVI. This interleaved copy has the bookplate and ownership signature of Dr. P.H. Pott, but before him it was owned by Dr. N.J. Krom who extensively annotated the inter-leaves with his revisions and notes. Bound in contemporary quarter calf, but without the separately issued map.