Title: Java : The Garden of the East
Publisher: Oxford University Press, Singapore
Publication Date: 1985
Binding: Soft cover
Book Condition: Fine
Edition: 1st Edition
Beautifully designed cover wrapper / *Second Impression Stated 1985 * whistle-clean and unmarked, binding straight and square and uncreased, inside pristine, the tail of binding has a tiny start of a wrinkle otherwise as new// This late-nineteenth century travel book, written by an American visitor, has bee described as a 'seminal work', opening as it did to Western eyes the glories, curiosities and mysteries of Java, an island little known in the Western world at that period. With feminine intrepidity, the author made it her business to see all that there was to be seen, and in consequence has been able to provide for us unique vignettes of various aspects of Javanese and Dutch-Javanese life in the heyday of colonial rule ( from the rear wrapper) 339 pages with index. **Collectible / 2 nd. Impression 1985**. Bookseller Inventory # 000440
Synopsis: Originally published in 1897. This volume from the Cornell University Library's print collections was scanned on an APT BookScan and converted to JPG 2000 format by Kirtas Technologies. All titles scanned cover to cover and pages may include marks notations and other marginalia present in the original volume.
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