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Maps of Indonesia

No.
1
Publisher
Borneo
Description
Borneo-Expedition; Geological Explorations of Central Borneo (1893-94); Atlas, 1902, by GAF Molengraaff. Published by Society for the Promotion of the Scientific Exploration of the Dutch Colonies, Brill, Leiden, NL. Atlas volume only of 2 volumeset. Large format 49.5x34.5cm (19.5x13.5in) embossed cloth covered hard cover. 14 fold-out and double pages plates of maps, sections and panoramic photographs. The geological traverses follow major rivers at scales or 1:50,000 or 1:75,000. Regional maps sketch in the geology between the traverses at 1:500,000. Maps are clean and bright and are glued to binding strip so that they lay flat when the atlas is open. Occasional minor tears at joins of maps to binding strip have been neatly repaired with non-archival tape that has left light brown stains. Corners bumped. Otherwise in good to very good condition.
£135
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No.
1a
Publisher
Borneo
Description
Original Dutch language edition, 1900, of above Atlas. Maps and sections are in English. Title page, preface, extensive key and photo captions in Dutch. Half bound in leather over plain card binding. Very clean, maps little used, corners slightly bumped. In very good condition. PB biography of Molengraaff, in Dutch, included.
£115
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