Saturday, October 20, 2012
Pramoedya Ananta Toer: Anak semua bangsa, first edition
Pramoedya Ananta Toer
Anak semua bangsa (roman karya Pulau Buru)
Jakarta, Hasta Mitra, 1980.
20 x 14 cm, 8vo, (6) 353 (5) pp., softcover, colored printed wrapers.
Very scarce first edition and first printing of the second part of Pram's masterpiece, which got banned immediately after its publication.
Unreadable signature, dated 25 dec. 1980, and stamp from Esmasuk shop in Surakarta on half title. Some signs of wear, mostly on the wrappers, and occasional foxing. A good copy.