12 September 2000,
Price realised NLG 1,989
NLG 1,000 - NLG 1,500
Holland-America Line: Ship's Log from the S.S. New Amsterdam for May and June, 1938
bound between card boards with red spine, the front inscribed in print and hand N.V. Nederlandsch-Amerikaansche Stoomvaart-Maatschappij, HOLLAND-AMERIKA LIJN, Rotterdam -- SCHEEPS-JOURNAL, gehouden aan boord van het Stoom schip Nieuw Amsterdam, gedurende de reis van Rotterdam, naar New York via Boulogne & Southampton en terug... the log noting weather and running conditions, signed off by the officer of the watch in each instance
41 x 27.5cm.
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Christie's charge a buyer's premium of 20% (VAT inclusive) for this lot.
The book described the Maidenvoyage of the Nieuw Amsterdam, left the Rotterdam harbour in the 10th of May 1938
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