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Amboina, Francois Valentyn c.1724

De Landvoogdy van Amboina met de elf onderhoorige Eylanden  Francois Valentyn c.1724

Rare and Detailed map of Amboina and neighboring islands, from Francois Valentyn’s Oud en Nieuw Oost Indien, part V : Beschryving van Coromandel, Pegu, Arrakan, Bengale, Mocha, Persien, Malakka, Sumatra, Ceylon.

Francois Valentijn (1666–1727) was a minister, naturalist and writer.  He is best known for his Oud en Nieuw Oost-Indien (“Old and New East-India”), a book about the history of the Dutch East India Company and the countries of the Far East.

Purchase Code: M1535

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