A quick skim over Malayan history until 1956, when the book was probably published. Sheppard, while being a career civil servant in Malaya from the 1920s until 1963, was one of the founders of the country's National Museum and a historian and recorder of Malay culture. 16 pages with a fold out map.
Weight: 0.3kg. Post free within Malaysia
Published by The Malayan Historical Society, Kuala Lumpur, c1956. First edition
Condition: Very Good Paperback. The original brightness of the cover has dulled with age and there is a little rubbing along the spine. The binding is tight and the text clear with minimal tanning throughout.