Engelbert Kaempfer , 1651-1716 - a Biography

By: Haberland, Detlef

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NEW. Illustrated, pp viii, 158, a very good hardback copy in dustwrapper. SCARCE. [A scholarly account, based on exhaustive researches. Kaempfer's life story reveals a great deal about the culture and society in which he lived; doubly so in the case of someone so curious and communicative about the wider world in which he travelled.]

Title: Engelbert Kaempfer , 1651-1716 - a Biography

Author Name: Haberland, Detlef

Categories: History of Science, Travel,

Publisher: London, British Library: 1996

ISBN Number: 0712345035

ISBN Number 13: 9780712345033

Binding: Cloth

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 002840

Keywords: JAPAN. SWEDEN PERSIA. DUTCH EAST INDIES COMPANY. INDIA JAVA. SIAM. EDO. TOKYO. ANDREAS CLEYER. LEMGO. MEIER-LEMGO. TRAVEL. HISTORY BOTANY. PLANTHUNTING. PLANT HUNTING.