Frank Swettenham's Perak Journals,1874-1876
CD Cowan (ed)
These are the private journals of Sir Frank Swettenham kept during five missions to Perak between April 1874 and February 1876. They mostly record his experiences on the missions, but there are also some references to his work as Assistant Resident at Selangor at the the time. The journals mainly reveal prevailing attitudes of British colonial officials at the beginning of the main British intervention in the country. This work was issued as Volume XXIV Part 4 of the Journal of the Malayan Branch of the Royal Asiatic Society in December 1951 Very Good Paperback. 148 pages. For further details please see the scanned contents page.
Weight: 0.5 kg Post free within Malaysia
Published by Malayan Branch of the Royal Asiatic Society, Singapore. 1951
Condition: The cover has little wear other than a bump at one corner. The binding is tight, text clear and there is mild tanning throughout.