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Kuala Lumpur 1880-1895 - JM Gullick
Kuala Lumpur 1880-1895 - JM Gullick
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Kuala Lumpur 1880-1895

Volume XVIII Part 4, August 1955


JM Gullick

This paper was intended to amplify SM Middlebrook's Biography of Yap Ah Loy, who is often credited as being the founder of Kuala Lumpur. Gullick moves on the look at the activities of many others in, as he says in his preface, 'converting (this) dirty, rumustious, immensely vital mining camp into the brisk, slightly genteel State capital of 1895.' 172 pages. Please see the scan of the contents page for further details. Weight: 0.5kg. Post free within Malaysia

Published by Malayan Branch of the Royal Asiatic Society, Singapore, 1955.. First edition. 

Condition: Good. Paperback. The top of the spine has an inch tear and there is spotting on the front cover. The binding is fairly tight and the text clear with medium tanning.