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Full-text Dutch books, newspapers and periodicals. Memory of the Netherlands. KB-collections and libraries worldwide. Digital Library for Dutch literature. Database with images from over 100 heritage institutions.

The Royal Library of the Netherlands (Dutch: Koninklijke Bibliotheek or KB; Royal Library) is based in The Hague and was founded in 1798. The mission of the Royal Library of the Netherlands, as presented on the library's web site, is to provide.

The book also traces the literature of the 13th and 14th centuries, including the beginnings of medieval drama and the heroic Dietrich-epics. A section on mysticism concludes with a discussion of Johannes von Saaz. The authors include a high proportion of works in English in the secondary literature, and have provided English translations for all German quotations.

The mission of the National Library of the Netherlands, as presented on the .

In 2004, the National Library of the Netherlands contained 3,300,000 items, equivalent to 67 kilometers of bookshelves. There are also pieces of "grey literature", where the author, publisher, or date may not be apparent but the document has cultural or intellectual significance. The collection contains almost the entire literature of the Netherlands, from medieval manuscripts to modern scientific publications.

This book is the definitive literary history of the colonial Dutch East Indies .

This history records how a hybrid literature emerges from that of the colonial culture to become a distinct literature of its own and why the concepts derived from European cultural history-such as baroque or neoclassicism-are totally inapplicable to the works discussed here.

Vault Twelve: Rare Book Collection. Items: "The Athedorix Conundrums" by Mymophonus. Nine portentous questions, with answers known to drive readers insane. The Hosiric Lays" by Unknown (poss. Calisos or Morachellis). Tales in epic verse recounting the Atmoran folklore of the Cyro-Nords. The Gwylim Praxis" by the Aureate Serpent. Methods of draining magicka from intelligent creatures at the moment of death. The Third Scroll of Baan Dar" by Arkan.

Nieuwenhuys, Rob, Mirror of the Indies: A History of Dutch Colonial . my behalf at the London Library (whose staff were unfailingly helpful) and at the Public Record Office, and in his dealings with Cable & Wireless.

Nieuwenhuys, Rob, Mirror of the Indies: A History of Dutch Colonial Literature (Hong Kong, Periplus, 1999). Faded Portraits: E. Breton de Nijs (Amherst, MA, University of Massachusetts Press, 1982). Oey, Eric (e., Java (Singapore, Periplus, 1997). torian Internet: The Remarkable Story of the Telegraph and the Nineteenth Century's Online Pioneers (London, Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1998). Stephens, Mitchell, A History of News: From the Drum to the Satellite (New York, Viking, 1988).

Memory and agony: Dutch stories from Indonesia (The Library of Netherlandic literature ; v. 12) epub download

ISBN13: 978-0805781663

ISBN: 0805781668

Author: Robert Nieuwenhuys

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Language: English

Publisher: Twayne Publishers (1979)

Pages: 260 pages

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