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69/2358 Japan  Collection of Japanese Popular Music 69/2358 Japan Collection of Japanese Popular Music
69/2358 [Japan]. Collection of Japanese Popular Music. Tokyo, The Kaeseikwan, n.d. (±1900), 10 vols., scores, Japanese text, orig. unif. dec. col. wr. w. ties, kept together in orig. cl. box w. decoration on silk mounted on upper cover and w. ties, 4to.

- One mounted publishers leaf with English text on 2nd leaf of first vol.

= "This is a collection of Japanese music and covers all the diverse compositions popular in the country (...)".

€ (80-100)
69/2359 Japan  The Fujiyama 69/2359 Japan The Fujiyama
69/2359 Japan  The Fujiyama 69/2359 Japan The Fujiyama
69/2359 [Japan]. The Fujiyama. Kobe, T. Takagi, n.d. (±1910), (1) textp., lithogr. title, 21 polychrome collotype plates w. Japanese and English captions, orig. silk boards w. ties, orig. slipcase, obl. 4to. The Japanese Tea-House. The Social Restaurant. Ibid., Tamamura, n.d. (±1910), (2) textp., col. lithogr. title, 12 polychrome collotype plates w. English captions, orig. silk boards w. ties, obl. 8vo.

- Sm. owner's entry on upper pastedown. Silk sl. worn along extremities.

€ (100-150) 110
69 2360 Japan  Pompe van Meerdervoort J L C 69 2360 Japan Pompe van Meerdervoort J L C
69/2360 [Japan]. Pompe van Meerdervoort, J.L.C. Vijf jaren in Japan. (1857-1863). Bijdragen tot de kennis van het Japansche keizerrijk en zijn bevolking. Leyden, Van den Heuvell & Van Santen, 1867-1868, 2 parts in 1 vol., XII,335,(1); VI,357p., 12 col. lithogr. plates, 2 uncol. lithogr. plates and a fold. tinted lithogr. map, modern hcl.

- Bookplate on upper pastedown; stamp on both title-pages/ 1x w. owner's entry; plates trifle foxed/ 1x sl. waterst.; endpapers sl. yellowed/ wormholed; map sl. frayed/ w. tear. Binding sl. rubbed along extremities.

= Cordier p.588; Wenckstern p.48; Landwehr, Dutch Books with Coloured Plates 395; Tiele 873; Cat. NHSM I, p.237. Rare work in which the Dutch doctor of medicine Pompe van Meerdervoort describes his activities and the developments in Japan during his 5-year stay on the invitation of the Tokugawa rulers. The first six chapters of the work deal with the history and culture of the Japanese up till 1859 and their international relations. The final seventh chapter focuses on the activities of the Dutch in the period 1859-1863 and specifically on Pompe van Meerdervoort's own role as doctor and educator of a new and modern class of Japanese doctors. The plates mainly show the costumes worn by the various types of Japanese, but also include 2 nice views of the Bay of Nagasaki and the Hospital of Nagasaki, which was founded by Pompe van Meerdervoort. SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE LXXXIV.

€ (2.000-3.000)
69 2361 Japan  Terry T P 69 2361 Japan Terry T P
69/2361 [Japan]. Terry, T.P. Terry's guide to the Japanese empire including Korea and Formosa. With chapters on Manchuria, the Trans-Siberian railway, and the chief ocean routes to Japan. Boston/ New York, Houghton Mifflin Company, 1920, CCLXXXIII,(1),799,(77 advert.)p., 29 (fold.) col. maps/ plans, orig. giltlettered cloth, sm. 8vo.

- Two maps w. sm. tears; otherwise a good copy.

AND 1 other: A.C. LOTHIAN, A Handbook for travellers in India, Pakistan, Burma and Ceylon (London, 1955, 7th ed., tinted maps, orig. giltlettered cl., sm. 8vo).

€ (80-100) 80
69/2362 (Koch, O.). Reiseskizzen. Episteln an Madame von H. Heine's Nachfolger. Hamburg, Nestler und Melle, 1842, 2 vols., (4),440; (4),528p., orig. wr.

- First vol. bookblock broken. Both vols. w. sm. stamp on frontwr.; both vols. wr. frayed/ lacks corner.

Bischoff-Widderstein, F. China, oder Übersicht der vorzüglichen geographischen Punkte und Bestandtheile des chinesischen Reichs (...). Vienna, Kaulfuß Witwe, Prandel & Comp., 1843, IV,203,(13)p., 1 fold. lithogr. map of China, contemp. gilt hcalf.

€ (50-70)
69/2363 Korea  Kitaiskie narodnye dobrovol'tsy v Koree Sbornik risunkov The Chinese people's volunteers in Korea An album of drawings 69/2363 Korea Kitaiskie narodnye dobrovol'tsy v Koree Sbornik risunkov The Chinese people's volunteers in Korea An album of drawings
69/2363 [Korea]. Kitaiskie narodnye dobrovol'tsy v Koree. Sbornik risunkov. The Chinese people's volunteers in Korea. An album of drawings. Peking, Foreign Languages Press, 1954, (33)p., Russian and English text, 14 full-p. ills. by i.a. KU YUAN, SHAO YU and LO KUNG-LIU, orig. wr., obl. 4to.

- Sl. dogeared wr. browned and sl. creased. = Rare propaganda album.

€ (150-250) 150
69 2364 MacCarthy J 69 2364 MacCarthy J
69/2364 MacCarthy, J. Choix de voyages dans les quatre parties du monde ou précis des voyages les plus intéressans par terre et par mer entrepris depuis l'année 1806 jusqu'a ce jour. Paris, M.V. Dabo and Masson, 1823, 15 vols., 5 fold. engr. maps, 20 (fold.) plates, contemp. unif. gilt treecalf.

- One plate cut short; a few plates frayed; one map w. tear along fold, affecting the image; sl. yellowed/ foxed. All bindings w. rubbed and dried spines, worn along extremities; vol. 1 upper joint split.

€ (250-350)
69 2365 Maritime history  Allers C W 69 2365 Maritime history Allers C W
69 2365 Maritime history  Allers C W 69 2365 Maritime history Allers C W
69 2365 Maritime history  Allers C W 69 2365 Maritime history Allers C W
69/2365 [Maritime history]. Allers, C.W. Unsere Marine. Breslau, C.T. Wiskott, n.d. (1891), (4)p. text quire, 50 plates after drawings by C.W. ALLERS tipped on 40 mounts, loose as issued in orig. dec. blue cl. portfolio w. mounted plate, in limp board slipcase w. mounted publisher's ticket "Original-Verpackung (...)", folio.

- Textquire and first mount foxed; the first two plates sl. foxed; otherwise mounts trifle foxed and plates fine. Some sl. foxing on inside portfolio, otherwise fine.

= Lipperheide Qda 18.

€ (70-90) 100
69/2366 [Maritime history]. Cunliffe, T. Pilots. Pilot Schooners of North America and Great Britain/ Schooner and Open Boats of the European Pilots and Watermen. La Chasse-Marée/ Brooklyn/ London, Maritime Life and Traditions/ Woodenboat/ Chatham, 2001-2002, 2 vols., 343; 347p., ills., orig. unif. cl. w. dustwr., folio. - AND 11 others, all concerning (American) ships and maritime history, all 20th cent., in good/ fine condition.
€ (70-90)
69/2367 [Maritime history]. Earl, J. Kathleen's Voyage. The log book of Kathleen Gillet written and illustrated by Jack Earl during his 1947-48 voyage around the world. Sydney/ London, Weldon Publishing, 1991, no pagination, profusely illustrated, printed in 200 numb. and signed copies, orig. gilt hleather, large folio.

- Bookblock and binding sl. warped; frontcover partly discoloured.

= Facsimile edition of the log book kept by Australian marine artist Jack Earl during his circumnavigation on the ketch Kathleen Gillet.

€ (80-100)
69/2368 [Maritime history]. Hoving, A. and Emke, C. De schepen van Abel Tasman. Hilversum, Verloren, 2000, 144p., ills., orig. wr. Meyer Timmerman Thijssen, D. Twee gouverneurs en een equipagemeester. In en om Malakka 1778-1823. Bilthoven, the author, 1991, 2nd ed., 192p., (tipped-in col.) plates and ills., orig. wr. - AND ±30 others, i.a. A. BIEWENGA, De Kaap de Goede Hoop, een Nederlandse vestigingskolonie, 1680-1730 (Amst., 1999, orig. wr.); H. VAN DER ZEE and T. VAN DER WERF, 'Met de zee verbonden' Peter J. Sterkenburg. Een maritiem schilder (1955-2000) (Harlingen, 2001, num. mainly col. ills., orig. boards, large folio); V.D. ROEPER and G.J.D. WILDEMAN, Reizen op papier. Journalen en reisverslagen van Nederlandse ontdekkingsreizigers, kooplieden en avonturiers (Zutphen, 1996, (col.) ills., orig. wr.) and B. WERZ, Een bedroefd, en beclaaglijck ongeval' (ibid., 2004, num. (col.) ills., orig. boards w. dustwr., large 4to).
€ (60-80) 60
69/2369 [Maritime history]. Lacombe, J. de. A Compendium of the East, being an Account of Voyages to the Grand Indies. Now published for the first time [from the Bordeaux Manuscript of 1681]. Ed. A. Gibson. Engl. transl. S. and D. Clark. London, Golden Cockerel Press, 1937, 1st ed., 208,(2)p., double-p. plates, printed in 300 numb. copies on handmade paper, orig. hcl., folio.

- Spine-ends sl. worn. = Chanticleer 130.

€ (80-100)
69/2370 [Maritime history]. Lavery, B. and Stephens, S. Ship Models. Their Purpose and Development from 1650 to the present. London, Zwemmer, 1995, 256p., (col.) ills., orig. cl. w. dustwr., large 4to.

= SIGNED by both authors on title-p.

Hansen, H.J. Galionsfiguren. Illustrierter Generalkatalog. Oldenburg, Stalling, 1979, 224p., richly illustrated, orig. cl. w. dustwr., folio. Mondfeld, W. zu. Historische Scheepsmodellen. Deventer/ Antwerp, Kluwer Technische Boeken, 1980, 355p., richly illustrated, orig. boards w. dustwr. - AND 11 others similar, i.a. P.H. SPECTRE and D. LARKIN, Wooden ship. The art, history, and revivial of wooden boatbuilding (Boston/ London/ Melbourne, 1991, col. ills., orig. cl. w. dustwr., folio) and H.I. CHAPELLE, The Search for Speed Under Sail (London, 1968, num. (fold.) plates, orig. cl. w. dustwr., large 8vo).

€ (70-90) 80
69/2371 [Maritime history]. Lubbock, B. Lot of 11 works in 12 vols., all Glasgow, Brown, Son & Ferguson, 1966-1981, various reprinted eds., all illustrated w. plates and maps and uniformly bound in gilt blue cl. w. dustwr.: The Arctic Whalers (1978); The Down Easters. The Story of the Cape Horners (1980); The Western Ocean Packets (1977); The Last of the Windjammers (1975-1976, 2 vols.); The Opium Clippers (1976); The China Clippers (1973, 2nd ed.); The Colonial Clippers (1975); The Nitrate Clippers (1966); The Blackwall Frigates (1973); The Coolie Ships and Oil Sailers (1981) and The Log of the "Cutty Sark" (1973).

- Fine set.

€ (80-100) 90
69/2372 [Maritime history]. The Oxford Encyclopedia of Maritime History. Ed. J.B. Hattendorf. Oxford, University Press, 2007, 4 vols., ills., orig. unif. gilt cl., 4to. - AND 2 others.
€ (70-90)
69/2373 [Maritime history]. Pryor, J.H. Commerce, Shipping and Naval Warfare in the Medieval Mediterranean. London, Variorum Reprints, 1987, X,338p., orig. giltlettered cl. Bass, G.F. (ed.) Ships and Shipwrecks of the Americas. A History Based on Underwater Archaeology. Ibid., Thames & Hudson, 1988, 272p., richly illustrated, orig. cl. w. dustwr., large 4to. - AND 12 others similar, i.a. L. CASSON, Ships and Seamanship in the Ancient World (Princeton, 1973, ills., orig. cl. w. dustwr.) and S. MCGRAIL ED., Medieval Ships and Harbours in Northern Europe (Greenwich, 1979, ills., orig. wr.).
€ (50-70)
69/2374 [Maritime history]. Tunstall, B. Naval Warfare in the Age of Sail. The Evolution of Fighting Tactics 1650-1815. Ed. Dr. N. Tracy. London, Conway Maritime Press, 1990, IX,(1),278p., ills., orig. cl. w. dustwr., 4to. The Wooden Ships of Whitby. Whitby, Horne & Son, 1933, (8),93,(1)p., ills., orig. giltletterd cl. Lavery, B. Nelson's Navy. The Ships, Men and Organisation. 1793-1815. Ibid., idem, 1990, 352p., richly illustrated, orig. cl. w. dustwr., 4to. Villiers, A. and Picard, H. The Bounty Ships of France. New York, Charles Scribner's Sons, 1972, 240p., ills., orig. cl. w. dustwr. - AND 10 others similar, all but one orig. cl. (w. dustwr.), i.a. B. ADAMS, Ships and memories (Brighton, 1975, ills.) (All fine).
€ (50-70)
69/2375 [Maritime history]. Lot of 14 vols. concerning specific sailing vessels, mostly English, all 20th century, in good/ fine condition.
€ (60-80)
69 2376 Meyer J 69 2376 Meyer J
69 2376 Meyer J 69 2376 Meyer J
69/2376 Meyer, J. Meyer's Universum. Ein Jahrbuch für Freunde der Natur und Kunst. Hildburghausen, Bibliografisch Institut, 1862-1863, 3 vols., (2),296,(1); (2),291,(1); (2),323,(2)p., 3 diff. steelengr. titles, 240 steelengr. views, contemp. unif. gilt hcalf, 4to.

- Partly foxed (incl. plates). Paper over boards chafed.

€ (150-250) 190
69 2377 Meyer J 69 2377 Meyer J
69/2377 Meyer, J. Meyer's Universum, of afbeelding van het zienswaardigste en merkwaardigste van natuur en kunst op den ganschen aardbodem. Met eene beschrijving van J. Meyer/ (...) behelzende afbeeldingen der voornaamste en belangrijkste gezigten, zoo van natuur als kunst in alle werelddeelen. Vol. 1-2. Dutch transl. C. ten Brink/ D. Geelhoed. Amst., Bibliografisch Instituut, 1834-1836, 2 parts in 1 vol., 124; 124p., 93 steelengr. views, contemp. gilt hmor., obl. 4to.

- Contents browned/ sl. foxed (plates in better condition than text). Bindings sl. rubbed along extremities.

€ (50-70) 60