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COCKBURN Sir James Dedicated to the army, and more particularly to the late garrison of St. Eustatius. An authenticated copy of the proceedings on the trial of Lieut. Col. Cockburn, (of the Thirty-fifth Regiment) for the loss of the island of St Eustatius.
COCKBURN Sir James Dedicated to the army, and more particularly to the late garrison of St. Eustatius. An authenticated copy of the proceedings on the trial of Lieut. Col. Cockburn, (of the Thirty-fifth Regiment) for the loss of the island of St Eustatius.
COCKBURN Sir James Dedicated to the army, and more particularly to the late garrison of St. Eustatius. An authenticated copy of the proceedings on the trial of Lieut. Col. Cockburn, (of the Thirty-fifth Regiment) for the loss of the island of St Eustatius.

London: Printed for J. Debrett (1783)
[1] + 194pp + folding table + [4] publisher's ads. 1st ed., title page repaired but with some loss otherwise clean in old quarter calf with paste paper boards.
Rare.
£475.00


MARTIS Adi and SMIT Jennifer Arte: Dutch Caribbean Art
MARTIS Adi and SMIT Jennifer Arte: Dutch Caribbean Art

Royal Tropical Institute (2002)
142 large pp. 1st ed. very fine in fine D/W.
Text in Dutch and English.
£15.00


FENGER Frederic A. The Cruise of Diablesse.
FENGER Frederic A. The Cruise of Diablesse.

Yachting Inc. (1926)
xv + 315pp + plates. 1st ed., with tipped in letter from the author to Dr Cecil Westland Pilcher, the marine artist and medico, fine in original blue decorated cloth.
Account of travels through the Caribbean islands with good sections on Barbuda and Saba.
£36.00


FORTMAN B. DE and MENKMAN W.R. & HUMMELINCK P.W. De West Indische Gids. - April, July and October 1951 and July 1959 issues.
FORTMAN B. DE and MENKMAN W.R. & HUMMELINCK P.W. De West Indische Gids. - April, July and October 1951 and July 1959 issues.

Martinus Nijhoff (1951-9)
4 magazines, clean in card covers. 192 + 76pp + plates.
Artilces on Curacao and Suriname.
£16.00


ANON Antilliaanse Nieuwsbrief - 13 April 1966 and 11 May 1966
ANON Antilliaanse Nieuwsbrief - 13 April 1966 and 11 May 1966

2 magazines, clean in paper covers. 12pp.
£4.00


ASHER G.M. A Bibliographical & Historical Essay on Dutch Books & Pamphlets Relating to New Netherland & to the Dutch West India Company.
ASHER G.M. A Bibliographical & Historical Essay on Dutch Books & Pamphlets Relating to New Netherland & to the Dutch West India Company.

N. Israel, Amsterdam (1966)
lii + 234pp + 22pp + 23pp + folding map. Fine in original black cloth.
£25.00


ANON Flag, Anthem, and Emblem of Saba.
ANON Flag, Anthem, and Emblem of Saba.

Island Government of Saba (1985)
12pp + loose page with emblem printed on card. 1st ed., clean in original paper covers.
£8.00


LESTER H.Lenton High lights in the West Indies and Mexico.
LESTER H.Lenton High lights in the West Indies and Mexico.

Privately printed (1937)
61pp + 11 photo plates. 1st ed. printed on hand made paper, with signature of author on last page, fine in original cloth.
The author describes a cruise from England visiting Madeira, Barbados, Curacao, Panama, Mexico, Miami, Bermuda and the Azores. Very scarce.
£45.00


DE LOOS Dr D. Voortbrengselen van Nederlandsch West-Indie.
DE LOOS Dr D. Voortbrengselen van Nederlandsch West-Indie.

Haarlem (1900 (circa))
105pp. 1st ed., fine in damaged paper covers.
Listing of plants on the islands.
£25.00


GORDIJN W. Bibliografie van de Nederlandse Antillen.
GORDIJN W. Bibliografie van de Nederlandse Antillen.

Amsterdam (1975)
271pp. Clean in blue card covers.
£16.00


DE FOREST DAY Susan The Cruise of the Scythian.
DE FOREST DAY Susan The Cruise of the Scythian.

F. Tennyson Neely (1899)
297pp + plates. 1st ed., fine in worn original pictorial cloth.
Good descriptions of Barbados, Dominica, Guadeloupe, Nevis, Saba, St Kitts and St Lucia.
£80.00


ROBINSON W. A Flying Trip to the Tropics. - A record of an ornithological visit to the United States of Colombia, South America and the island of Curacao, West Indies in the year 1892.
ROBINSON W. A Flying Trip to the Tropics. - A record of an ornithological visit to the United States of Colombia, South America and the island of Curacao, West Indies in the year 1892.
ROBINSON W. A Flying Trip to the Tropics. - A record of an ornithological visit to the United States of Colombia, South America and the island of Curacao, West Indies in the year 1892.

Cambridge (1895)
x + 194pp + 4 coloured plates and many line drawings and two folded maps. 1st ed., fine in worn originial pictorial cloth, slightly shaken.
Includes 4 fine coloured chromolitho plates. Much on Curacao including fine folding coloured map and some photo plates of island views.
£350.00


MARTIN K. Westindische skizzen. - Reise-erinnerungen.
MARTIN K. Westindische skizzen. - Reise-erinnerungen.MARTIN K. Westindische skizzen. - Reise-erinnerungen.MARTIN K. Westindische skizzen. - Reise-erinnerungen.
MARTIN K. Westindische skizzen. - Reise-erinnerungen.

Leiden (1887)
186 large pp + 22 tinted litho plates and folding map. 1st ed., fine in card covers.
Expedition through Suriname, Curacao, Aruba, Bonaire and Venezuela with much on flora and fauna and archaeology illustrated with lovely tinted plates.
£50.00


HURST R. The Golden Rock. - An episode of the American War of Independence 1775 - 1783.
HURST R. The Golden Rock. - An episode of the American War of Independence 1775 - 1783.

Leo Cooper, London (1996)
xviii + 254pp + plates. 1st ed., very fine in fine D/W.
History of St Eustatius and the British seizure of the island in 1781. Detailed military history.
£12.00


HALL E.T. The Spanish Main; - or, thirty days on the Caribbean.
HALL E.T. The Spanish Main; - or, thirty days on the Caribbean.HALL E.T. The Spanish Main; - or, thirty days on the Caribbean.
HALL E.T. The Spanish Main; - or, thirty days on the Caribbean.

Courier Co., Buffalo (1888)
139pp. 1st ed., lacking f.e.p. otherwise clean in worn pictorial cloth.
Much on Curacao and a chapter on Caracas. Many fine engraved views of Curacao.
£120.00


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JULSEN F.W. and BENDERS A.M. A postal history of Curacao and the other Netherlands Antilles. Van Dieten, The Hague 1976 626pp. 1st ed., clean in D/W. A fine philatelic handbook covering all aspects of postal history and postmarks plus the stamp issues and varieties. Highly recommended.
70

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1900 (circa) Saba. The Bottom. Christ Church. Original sepia photograph inscribed in ink on reverse. 4 x 3"
15

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ANON Curacao D.W.I. St Elizabeth Hospital. Old Curacao postcard, circa 1920, fine unused.
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1941 Dominican Republic censored cover to Saba with 'British Red Cross in the Dominican Republic Red Cross We Need Your Help' label on reverse and Curacao censor label and h/s's. St Kitts and Saba cds b/stamps. Fine.
50

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