A naturalist's wanderings in the Eastern Archipelago, a narrative of travel and exploration from 1878 to 1883



Digitised Book 3.233.232.160 (0)

1885

A naturalist's wanderings in the Eastern Archipelago, a narrative of travel and exploration from 1878 to 1883

About the Book

The writer travelled to different parts of the Eastern Archipelago including Batavia, Cocos-Keeling Islands, Sumatra, the Moluccas and Timor-Laut. He describes in detail, with illustrations and maps, the geographical and ethnological features of the places he visited as well as the indigenous flora and fauna.

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Additional Details

Creators
Forbes, Henry O. (Henry Ogg), 1851-1932
Subject
East Indies--Description and travel
Natural history--East Indies
Publisher
Sampson Low, Marston, Searle & Rivington, 1885
National Library Board Singapore, 1885
Digital Description
application/pdf, ill., maps
Table of Contents
pt I. In the Cocos-Keeling Islands. ch. I. In Batavia and Buitenzorg. ch. II. Sojourn in the Cocos-Keeling Islands. ch. III. Sojourn in the Cocos-Keeling Islands (continued) -- pt. II. In Java. ch. I. Sojourn at Genteng in Bantam. ch. II. Sojourn at Kosala in Bantam. ch. III. Sojourn at Pengelengan, in the Preanger Regencies -- pt. III. In Sumatra. ch. I. Sojourn in the Lampongs. ch. II. Sojourn in the Lampongs (continued). ch. III. Sojourn in the Palembang Residency. ch. IV. Sojourn in the Palembang Residency (continued). ch. V. Sojourn in the Palembang Residency (continued). ch. VI. Sojourn in the Palembang Residency (continued). ch. VII. Sojourn in the Palembang Residency (continued). ch. VIII. Sojourn in the Palembang Residency (continued) -- pt. IV. In the Moluccas and in Timor-Laut. ch. I. From Java to Amboina. ch. II. Amboina. ch. III. From Amboina to Timor-Laut. ch. IV. Sojourn in Timor-Laut. ch. V. Sojourn in Timor-Laut (continued). ch. VI. Sojourn in Timor-Laut (continued) -- pt. V. In the Island of Buru. ch. I. From Kajeli to the lake. ch. II. At lake Wokolo -- pt. VI. In Timor. ch. I. Sojourn at Fatunaba. ch. II. On the road to Bibicucu. ch. III. In the Kingdom of Bibicucu. ch. IV. Sojourn in Kailakuk and Samobo. ch. V. Return to Europe.
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