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By Louis Couperus,Paul Vincent

a magical Javan prince and a promiscuous spouse are dual demanding situations to Dutch Commissioner Van Oudijck's probably impregnable authority. As he struggles to take care of regulate of his district and his family members, old neighborhood traditions reassert their impact and colonial energy starts off to crumble. Set on the peak of Dutch colonial rule within the East Indies, this vintage of Dutch literature portrays the conflict among Western rationalism and indigenous mysticism via an evocative and sensual narrative.

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