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Housekeeping among Malay Peasants - Rosemary Firth
Housekeeping among Malay Peasants - Rosemary Firth
Manufacturer Number: ML1326Z12
Stock Status: In Stock

Housekeeping among Malay Peasants 


Rosemary Firth

This is the second revised edition of a work originally published in 1943. While the author's husband was researching in Kelantan in 1939 and 1940 for his book on how Malay fishermen produced their wealth, Rosemary Firth sought to discover how the wealth was used. She discovers that housekeeping problems are the same the world over. 242 pages. For further details, please see the scanned contents page. 

Weight 0.7kg. Post free within Malaysia

Published by Athlone Press, London, 1966. Second Revised edition.

Condition. Very Good. Hardback in a good dust jacket. The dust jacket is a little ragged at the edges. The end papers have medium tanning. Otherwise the binding is tight, the text is clear and there is mild tanning throughout.