Little Kingdom by the Sea
|PostNL Post:||€ 6,95|
Since the 1950s, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines has presented Delft Blue miniatures to its Business Class passengers. The replicas of historic houses and national monuments are considered to be iconic of the Netherlands worldwide.
Little Kingdom by the Sea is a unique and different travel guide, and takes you on an amazing tour through history. The pocket size book contains 936 pages and offers an exclusive peek into the lives of the inhabitants of the real KLM houses; pioneers, bold adventurers and other colorful figures who made their mark on Dutch history. Extensive research including interviews with architectural historians and currents residents has yielded a wealth of new information, engaging anecdotes and unique and juicy stories.
Little Kingdom by the Sea is a must have for collectors’ of the world-famous KLM houses, and contains the true stories and tall tales behind the replicas of eight (national) monuments as well as the extraordinary history of the 95 houses on which the collection is based.