Glimpses of Selangor, 1860-1898
A collection of papers on Selangor previously published by the Malayan/Malaysian Branch of the Royal Asiatic Society. The papers give snapshots of the state attempting to come to terms with the importance suddenly thrust upon it as a result of increasing British interest in the area. Selangor eventually became the site of the Federal Capital. The snapshots are based on two Malay and three British individuals who were witnesses to this formative period. 241 pages. Please see the scan of the contents page for further details.
Weight: 0.6kg. Post free within Malaysia
Published by Malaysian Branch Of The Royal Asiatic Society, Kuala Lumpur, 1996
Condition: Very Good. Hardback. The book has been rebound in leather and leatherette with gilt titling on the spine. The cover has a few minor marks and the text block has mild tanning. The binding is tight, the text is clear and there is minimal tanning throughout.